The election of Deputy Speakers


Published 27/06/2017

This note reviews the background to the introduction of elections for Deputy Speakers; notes arrangements for 2015; and reports the results the elections in June 2010 and in October 2013.

Money laundering law


Published 27/06/2017

This note charts successive phases of UK money laundering regulations and considers their benefits and burdens..

Pensioner benefits


Published 27/06/2017

Looks at the main benefits available to pensioners, in addition to the State Pension, and the debate on whether they should be reformed

Challenging coroners' decisions


Published 27/06/2017

This Commons Library briefing paper considers how to challenge a decision of a coroner or the outcome of an inquest in England and Wales.

Council tax in England, Wales and Scotland: Social Indicators page


Published 27/06/2017

Comparisons of council tax between regions and authority class.

Infrastructure policies and investment


Published 27/06/2017

This note examines the current state of infrastructure in the UK, recent Government policies and levels and sources of investment.

Common Financial Services Questions


Published 27/06/2017

This Paper looks at a broad range of financial service and financial institution's issues.

Corporate Economic Crime


Published 27/06/2017

This brief outlines the issues involved with corporate economic crime and the measures taken, principally to reduce bribery and corruption..

Brexit and state pensions


Published 27/06/2017

This Commons Library briefing looks at EU law providing for the co-ordination of State Pension entitlement and the possible impact of Brexit

Brexit: a reading list of post-EU Referendum publications by Parliament and the Devolved Assemblies


Published 27/06/2017

This reading list brings together briefings on Brexit by the Parliamentary libraries and the Devolved Assembly research services with reports by Parliamentary and Devolved Assembly committees following the result of the EU Referendum on 23 June 2016.