Weekly Information Bulletin: 2nd July 2011

White Papers and Green Papers

received since last Bulletin

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.

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

Business, Innovation and Skills

Higher Education

Students at the Heart of the system

Cm 8122 ISBN: 010 1812221



Green Papers


Impact Assessments received since the last Bulletin





Department of Transport:

Blue Badge Scheme to children between the ages of 2-3 with specific medical conditions

Robert Ringsell

Department of Transport

Tel: 020 7944 8763

Email: robert.ringsell@dft.gsi.gov.uk


Department of Transport:

The Equality Act 2010 (Work on Ships and Hovercraft) Regulations 2011 formerly known as The Equality Act 2011 (Application of Part 5 to Seafarers) Regulations 2011

Chris Ellis

Department of Transport

Tel; 020 7944 5151

Other Papers

Appointments Council: Annual Report and Accounts 2010-11, HC 1078, ISBN: 010 2971538, £15.50

Consumer Council for Water: Annual Report and Accounts 2010-11, HC 1187, ISBN: 010 2973389, £10.25

Memorandum to the Culture, Media and Sport: Post legislative Assessment of the London Olympic Games and Paralympic Games Act 2006, Cm 8112, ISBN: 010 1811224, £6.00

Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Treaty Series 21 (2011), Agreement between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of the French Republic concerning the Carrying of Service Weapons by the Officers of the UK Border Agency on French Territory in Application of the Treaty concerning the Implementation of the Frontier Controls at Sea Ports of Both Countries on the Channel and North Sea; Cm 8117, ISBN: 010 1811729, £6.00

Council for Healthcare Regulatory Excellence: Annual Report and Accounts Volume 1 & 2, HC 1084-I, HC 1084-II,

ISBN: 010 2971385, £37.00

Office of Health Professions Adjuicator: Annual report and Accounts2010-11, HC 1082, ISBN: 010 2972269, £15.50

Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority: Main Estimate 2011-12, HC 1340, ISBN: 0215 560254, £4.00

The National Archives: Annual report and accounts 2010-11, HC 969, ISBN: 010 2972757, £20.50

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence: Annual Report and Accounts 2010-11, HC 1096, ISBN: 010 2971637, £15.50

Prepared 1st July 2011