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Weekly Information Bulletin: 31st October 2009

White Papers and Green Papers
received since last Bulletin

WHITE PAPERS are issued by the Government as statements of policy, and often set out proposals for legislative changes, which may be debated before a Bill is introduced. Some White Papers may invite comments.

GREEN PAPERS set out for discussion, proposals which are still at a formative stage.

Not all discussion papers are published and put on general release: some are sent only to a predetermined list of consultees. This is a matter solely for the Department concerned.

Papers to which an ISBN and price are appended are normally available through The Stationery Office. For others, application should be made to the department concerned. External links provided in this section are correct as at the time of going to press, however they are not updated after that date.

White Papers


Green Papers


Regulatory Impact Assessments received since the last Bulletin

Date Title Contact

Other Papers

House of Commons Commission: Employment of Members' staff by the House, HC 1059, ISBN: 0215 541550, £10.00

Legal Services Commission: Annual Report and Accounts 2008/09, HC 731, ISBN: 010 2959741, £19.15

The Nimrod Review, HC 1025, ISBN: 010 2962659, £63.00

Protocol to create substitute marked register for Glenrothes by-election on 6 November 2008, Cm 7729,

ISBN: 010 1772921, £5.50

Report of the Chief Electoral Officer for Northern Ireland 2008-2009, HC 973, ISBN: 010 2962635, £10.50

Wales Office: Pre-Legislative Scrutiny of the Proposed National Assembly for Wales (Legislative Competence) Order 2010, Cm 7728, ISBN: 010 1772822, £9.50

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