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  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Defined benefit pension scheme funding

    Covers the development of funding requirements for defined benefit pension schemes. including reforms in the Pension Schemes Bill 2019/21

  • House of Commons Library

    Debate Pack

    Local Government estimates debate

    On Thursday 9 July 2020, there will be a debate in the House of Commons on the Spending of the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government. The subject for this debate was selected by the Backbench Business Committee following the publication of the Central Government Supply Estimates 2020-21 on 4 May 2020.

  • House of Commons Library

    Insight

    Airport slots: A short explainer

    This Insight explains the global legal framework and the powers various bodies in the UK (and at present the EU) have to affect how slots are allocated.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Eastern Ukraine: dashed hopes?

    The election of a new president in 2019 raised the prospect of a resolution to the conflict in eastern Ukraine.

  • House of Commons Library

    Insight

    Green finance: Mobilising investment for green growth 

    This Insight explores the three objectives of the Government's 2019 Green Finance Strategy: 'greening finance', 'financing green', and 'capturing the opportunity'.

  • House of Commons Library

    Insight

    Climate change solutions: The role of nature 

    This Insight sets out what is meant by nature-based solutions in the context of climate change. It also looks at ongoing efforts to integrate them into climate change policies.

  • House of Commons Library

    Insight

    The rise of climate change activism?

    This Insight examines changes in public attitudes towards climate change and whether climate change activism is also changing.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    The defence single source regulatory framework under review

    The Ministry of Defence will review the single source contract regulatory framework in 2021. This Commons Library briefing paper explains what the framework is and changes made to date.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    UK-EU future relationship negotiating timetable: extending the transition

    This briefing sets out the timetable for the UK-EU future relationship negotiations. It provides an overview of the debate on whether the post-Brexit transition period should be extended, and explains the process for extending this period.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Corporate Governance Reform

    Reforms to corporate governance are multiple and varied. This briefing discusses the Government's work in this area, and other proposals.

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Economic Indicators, May 2020

    Analysis of the latest UK and international economic indicators

  • House of Commons Library

    Research Briefing

    Pension freedoms: transfers from defined benefit pension schemes

    Looks at the requirement to take advice for pension scheme members seeking to transfer or convert 'safeguarded benefits' (such as defined benefits) worth more than £30,000 into 'flexible benefits'