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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee demands a future deal to support oil and gas industry

By   /  February 4, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, Climate, Climate Change, committeenews, commonsnews, Crude, CTF, DJF, Economy, Energy, England, English, Environment, Europe, Exploration, Exports, Gas, great britain, houseofcommons, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, News, Oil, oilpetrolandnaturalgas, Open Source Intel, Parliament, Scotland, Technology, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee demands a future deal to support oil and gas industry

Source: British Parliament News 04 February 2019 In a report published today, the Scottish Affairs Committee recommends that the UK Government agree an ambitious sector deal, to ensure that Scotland’s oil and gas industry can navigate the challenges of its future and continue to prosper. The report In the report, which follows an in-depth inquiry […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: World Food Programme Executive Director questioned

By   /  February 2, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: World Food Programme Executive Director questioned

Source: British Parliament News 01 February 2019 The Foreign Affairs Committee hold a one off evidence session on the World Food Programme. In this session we will consider the impact of food insecurity on populations around the world, how WFP operations respond to humanitarian crises and how the UK engages and supports the organisation’s aims.  […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: This week in the Commons: 1 February 2019

By   /  February 2, 2019  /  AM-NC, Brexit, British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, commonsnews, Crime, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, Immigration, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: This week in the Commons: 1 February 2019

Source: British Parliament News 01 February 2019 This week in the Commons, MPs implemented a trial of proxy voting and voted on the next steps in the Brexit process. Motions Proxy voting On Monday 28 January, MPs made the decision to trial proxy voting for Members who are pregnant, new mothers, new fathers or adoptive […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: PACAC opens inquiry examining performance of UK Statistics Authority

By   /  February 2, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, Exploration, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, Mining, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, publicadministration, statisticspolicy, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: PACAC opens inquiry examining performance of UK Statistics Authority

Source: British Parliament News 01 February 2019 The Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee opens its inquiry examining the role and work of the UK Statistics Authority (UKSA) on Tuesday 5 February. Background Created as an independent body in 2008, UKSA has a statutory objective to promote and safeguard official statistics that ‘serve the public […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Trade experts consulted on the role of Welsh government in post-Brexit UK trade negotiations

By   /  February 2, 2019  /  AM-NC, Brexit, British Parliament News, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, Economics, Economy, England, English, Europe, Exploration, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, Mining, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, Politics, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom, Wales  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Trade experts consulted on the role of Welsh government in post-Brexit UK trade negotiations

Source: British Parliament News 01 February 2019 The Welsh Affairs Committee will hear from economists from the University of Edinburgh and the University of Sussex, and a Brexit specialist from the Institute for Government, on the future of trade negotations for Wales. Background As part of its inquiry into Brexit, trade and customs, the Welsh […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Ministry of Defence must act now on unaffordable equipment plan

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, Budget, CTF, Defence, defenceequipmentandprocurement, defenceexpenditure, defencepolicy, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, Intelligence, KB, MIL OSI, militaryoperations, Open Source Intel, Security, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Ministry of Defence must act now on unaffordable equipment plan

Source: British Parliament News 01 February 2019 More than four-fifths of estimated £7 billion shortfall occurs in Plan’s first four years Urgent need for Government to take decisions on its defence priorities Industry must have confidence to invest in equipment and support required by Forces In May 2018 we reported that the Ministry of Defence […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: New inquiry launched into the impact of Business Rates on business

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, British Parliament News, Business, Commerce, committeenews, commonsnews, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseofcommons, KB, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: New inquiry launched into the impact of Business Rates on business

Source: British Parliament News 01 February 2019 The Treasury Committee launches a new inquiry into Business Rates to scrutinise how Government policy has impacted business. The Committee examines how Business Rates policy has changed, including Business Rates retention, alternatives to property-based taxes, such as the proposed digital services tax, and how changes to Business Rates […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords examines Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, healthservices, healthservicesandmedicine, houseoflords, KB, lordsnews, medicalethics, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, patientrightsandcomplaints, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords examines Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill

Source: British Parliament News 31 January 2019 The Organ Donation (Deemed Consent) Bill has its committee stage, the first chance for line by line scrutiny, in the Lords on Friday 1 February. This is a private member’s bill. A private member’s bill is a type of public bill (that affects the public). Private members’ bills must […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords examines Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, civillaw, communitiesandfamilies, crimecivillawjusticeandrights, CTF, DJF, England, English, Equality, Europe, familylaw, genderrecognition, great britain, houseoflords, humanrights, KB, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, sexdiscrimination, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Lords examines Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill

Source: British Parliament News 31 January 2019 The Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill has its committee stage, the first chance for line by line scrutiny, in the Lords on Friday 1 February. This is a private member’s bill. A private member’s bill is a type of public bill (that affects the public). Private […]

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MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee raises concerns over delegated powers in Civil Partnerships Bill

By   /  February 1, 2019  /  AM-NC, British Parliament News, Constitution, CTF, DJF, England, English, Europe, great britain, houseoflords, KB, lordsnews, MIL OSI, News, Open Source Intel, Parliament, parliamentgovernmentandpolitics, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Kingdom: Committee raises concerns over delegated powers in Civil Partnerships Bill

Source: British Parliament News 31 January 2019 The Constitution Committee today releases a report on the Civil Partnerships, Marriages and Deaths (Registration Etc.) Bill. Key findings The Committee notes that the Bill is “effectively a skeleton Bill” containing Henry VIII powers and other regulation-making powers. The Committee echoes the reservations expressed by the Delegated Powers […]

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