» Wednesday, September 4, 2013


Asked about the Home Affairs Select Committee?s (HASC) request to the Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) regarding corporate clients of private investigators and making the list public, PMS said that it was an operational matter for SOCA and with regard to the HASC, its actions were a matter for the Committee. [SOCA:Serious Organised Crime Agency] […]

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» Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Legal aid/judicial review

Asked about the cabinet discussion on legal aid and judicial reviews, the PMS said that the government would soon be setting out the way forward on both these areas so Chris Grayling updated the cabinet ahead of that. Published: 5 September 2013 Organisation: Prime Minister’s Office, 10 Downing Street Policies: Reducing the deficit and rebalancing […]

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» Monday, September 2, 2013

Lobbying Bill

Asked if charities were wrong to claim the forthcoming Lobbying Bill would prevent them from speaking out on matters of public interest, the PMS said that provided charities were not promoting the electoral success or otherwise enhancing the standing of a particular party or political candidate, they would not be affected by this legislation. Asked […]

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