||Convention that legislative proposals for each year are not announced before the Queen's Speech at the start of the relevant Session
||The Government does not reveal when Cabinet Committees meet or the issues which they discuss.
||Joint Consultative Committee
||Details of the proceedings of the Joint Consultative Committee are exempt from disclosure as being internal discussion and advice: and see 1.7 
||Special Advisers||Costs of Special Advisers within each Department confidential in order to protect the privacy of individuals concerned