Parliamentary Records

The Acronym Institute monitors news and developments on nuclear weapons policy in the UK Parliament. Parliamentary Records are excerpts of questions and debates in Parliament that are published by Hansard (the official report of proceedings of the House of Commons and the House of Lords) and are reproduced in brief on the Acronym Institute website along with a link to the original reference in Hansard.
HofC Written Answers to Questions, Foreign & Commonwealth Office: Nuclear Weapons
 
24 February 2014, Column 57W

Mr Godsiff: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs for what reason the Government did not send a delegation to the conference on the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons that began in Mexico on 13 February 2014; for what reasons this decision was not announced until...

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Foreign & Commonwealth Office: Iran
 
24 February 2014, Column 55W

Andrew Percy: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of recent reports that Iran has test fired an advanced long-range ballistic missile with radar-evading capabilities.

Hugh Robertson: The reported launch of a Bina surface-to-surface...

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Foreign & Commonwealth Office: Iran
 
27 January 2014, Column 427W

Mr Hollobone: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of the effect on nuclear negotiations of statements by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and Foreign Minister Javad Zarif that the P5+1 have recognised Iran's right to enrich uranium...

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Foreign & Commonwealth Office: Nuclear Weapons
 
23 January 2014, Column 279W

Katy Clark: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether the UK will send a representative to the conference on the Humanitarian Consequences of Nuclear Weapons in Nayarit, Mexico on 13 to 14 February 2014. [184084]

Hugh Robertson: I refer the hon. Member to...

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Defence: AWE Aldermaston
 
23 January 2014, Column 222W

Sir Nick Harvey: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when nuclear processing operations recommenced in the main processing building at the Atomic Weapons Establishment, Aldermaston, following the Improvement Notice from the Office for Nuclear Regulation.

Mr Dunne: The Office for...

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Defence: AWE Burghfield
 
23 January 2014, Column 222W

Sir Nick Harvey: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when emergency flood defences have been deployed at the Atomic Weapons Establishment Burghfield since the flood event of July 2007.

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HofC Written Answers to Questions, Defence: AWE
 
22 January 2014, Column 222W

Sir Nick Harvey: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many Ministry of Defence police officers were under investigation in 2013 for neglect of duties at the Atomic Weapons Establishment; how many such officers have since faced disciplinary action; how many such officers have resigned...

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Defence: Nuclear Weapons: Safety
 
22 January 2014, Column 226W

Sir Nick Harvey: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the name, date and location is of each nuclear weapons accident response exercise which (a) took place in 2013 and (b) is scheduled for 2014.

Dr Murrison: Information on the names, dates and locations of nuclear weapons...

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Foreign & Commonwealth Office: Nuclear Weapons
 
16 January 2014, Column 607W

Angus Robertson: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether the UK will be represented at the conference on the humanitarian effects of nuclear weapons hosted by the Mexican Government at Nayarit on 13 and 14 February 2014.

Hugh Robertson: I refer the hon....

HofC Written Answers to Questions, Foreign & Commonwealth Office: Iran
 
16 January 2014, Column 607W

Daniel Kawczynski: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will take steps to include Saudi Arabia in forthcoming P5+1 negotiations with Iran.

Hugh Robertson: Countries in the region, like Saudi Arabia, take a close interest in developments concerning Iran...