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As regular readers know, at the start of each year I table a parliame ntary question asking how many items of correspondence were received in the palace of westminster in the previous year (and, of these, what proportion was received in the house of lords). I have just received the answer to the one for 2018. The data demonstrate a clear trend. There has been a notable decline over time, with marked reductions in some years, but with the volume of correspondence in each year being smaller than in the previous year. In 2005, there were over 4.7 million items of correspondence anxiété antonyme. This past year, it was just over 1.5 million, in other words a third of what it was thirteen years before.

Interestingly, the proportion of mail estimated to be received in the lords as a proportion of the total has increased in recent years.


Whereas it was 20% (down to 15% in 2008), it was 25% from 2009 to 2015, and since has been put at 30%. Perhaps writers consider it more appropriate to write to us by letter than e-mail, or it could be because not all peers have e-mail.

No data are kept on the volume of e-mails flowing into the palace, so it is not possible definitively to show the extent to which e-mail correspondence has more than compensated for the decline in snail mail, but parliamentary in-boxes are now being swamped with briefings, appeals to support this or that bill, and missives on a range of issues. My impression is that e-mails from people who discern conspiracy theories of one sort or another have also increased. The problem is one of sifting the important from the not-so-important.

There were anoxic seizure symptoms some splendid entries for the caption competition and, as ever, I was spoilt for choice. The entry that was most geared to the subject of the lecture – the classics and parliament – was neil M with ‘judicial, deliberative and epideictic. Oh, sorry, I didn’t realise it was a rhetorical question’. My scholarly nanoxia project s readers will be smiling with knowing approval. The entry by nicholas hackett – ‘stay with me, I still have 520 pages of brexit to explain’ – was perhaps a little too close for comfort. (think edvard munch’s ‘the scream’). The entry by colin macarthur – ‘trust me I have done an escape room challenge before, I know how to get us out of here in record time’ – may well have won if I knew what the escape room was. (I have it on good authority, namely the aforementioned colin macarthur, that I am not keeping up with modern culture.) likewise, with mark shephard and ‘as a harry potter fan, lord norton attempts to escape the encircling mob by disapparating’, may have done better had I actually been a harry potter fan and knew what disapparating was.

Happy new year. In my earlier post on some of the different ways I have been addressed in correspondence, I confined the anxiety attack symptoms in females list to mail received in hull. I also get some interesting variations on my name on letters sent to me at the lords. Sometimes it is the salutation (I variously get ‘dear lord’, which at least gets a more sympathetic reaction than ‘dear lord or lady’), but some of the names used on the envelope can be interesting. Some writers sometimes get rather confused as to the correct form of address. As can be seen from the address reproduced (right), one recently appeared to want to hedge their bets, putting me in both houses.

There is a serious point to be made about how envelopes are addressed. Because of the different ways I can be styled (from professor the rt hon lord norton of louth to lord norton and all forms of variation (rt hon prof lord etc.) I can usually recognize when the letters are part of an organized campaign. Although those organizing a campaign will prognosis after anoxic brain injury usually advise writers to write in their own words, they usually tell them how to address the envelope, with the result that all the letters I receive are addressed in the same way. When several come around the same time with a common form of address, I know before I open them that they form part of a campaign.

As it is, on monday 17 december, he tabled a motion of no confidence in the prime minister, a novel move and one which did not have the same status as a motion of no confidence in the government. First, it fell outside the convention for finding time encéphalopathie post anoxique définition for an early debate (the government finds time for motions of no confidence in HMG), and, second, if carried, it would not have engaged any provision of the fixed-term parliaments act. The government declined to find time to debate the motion before the house rose for the christmas recess.

Had the leader of the opposition tabled the motion ‘that this house has no confidence in her majesty’s government’ (the wording as stipulated in section 2(4) of the FTPA), and it had been carried, then, under section 2(3), if a ‘period of 14 days’ passes without a new or reconstituted government being formed (the act is silent on what form it may take) and achieving a motion of confidence from the house, an early general election is held.

The key point to note is the period of ’14 days’ – not 14 sitting days or fourteen working days. In other words, the 14-day clock starts ticking without interruption from the day the motion of no confidence is passed. If it was passed on, say, wednesday 19 december, the statutory 14-day period anoxia medical definition would thus straddle christmas week and new year. It would be difficult to recall parliament on bank holidays (not least because of transport difficulties) – thus ruling out 25 and 26 december as well as 1 and 2 january (the latter is a holiday in scotland) – leaving only christmas eve, 27 or 28 december or, exceptionally, a weekend sitting (there are precedents for saturday, and indeed sunday, sittings). In short, it would be rushed, and potentially chaotic, at a busy time of year.

There would, though, be no statutory requirement for the house to meet to consider such a motion. Whatever government was formed, it need not necessarily seek a motion of confidence. (and there would need to be a government in existence for the house to vote on a motion of confidence.) there is only a requirement for one to be passed to avoid an early general election. The government could decide not to recall the commons, with the result that under plexus anxiety testimonials section 2(3) an early election would be triggered.

There is a certain irony that, if an early election was triggered under section 2 of the act, parliament would be dissolved at the beginning of the 17th ‘working day’ before the polling day for the election. Section 3(5) and 3(6) stipulate what constitutes ‘working days’ (excluding weekends and bank holidays primarily). Had a similar provision applied to the 14-days under section 2, there would be more time available to get a government together and face the house of commons.

This illustrates some of the problems to which the fixed-term parliaments act may give rise. The glimmer of light on the horizon is that, under pressure from the house of lords, the government agreed to a provision in the act requiring it to be reviewed. It is one of the rare acts that includes provision for post-legislative hypoxic ischemic brain injury pathophysiology neuropathology and mechanisms scrutiny. Under section 7(4), the prime minister must make arrangements for a committee to review the operation of the act ‘and, if appropriate in consequence of its findings, to make recommendations for the repeal or amendment of this act’, and for the committee’s findings to be published. Section 7(6) stipulates that the arrangements for the review must be made no earlier than 1 june 2020 and no later than 30 november 2020. Well, 2019 is almost upon us….

In my 2016 michael ryle memorial lecture, I developed the theme that for parliament these are the best of times and the worst of times. It was a theme to which I returned in my daily telegraph article earlier this month (see my earlier post). They are the best of times in that, in relation to the executive, parliament is the diffuse axonal brain injury prognosis strongest it has been in the era of modern british politics (which I treat as post-1867). They are the worst of times in terms of the relationship to the public, which exhibits little trust in politicians and the institution. Is the former affecting the latter? Is the house of commons reaching a stage where it is arguably becoming too powerful?

There is a tendency to take a strengthening of parliament as an obvious good. However, some years ago, anthony king penned an article entitled, ‘how to strengthen legislatures – assuming that we want to’. Very few appear to question the assumption. There is a case for strengthening parliament as a policy-influencing, or reactive, legislature, that is, fulfilling the functions of legislative scrutiny, administrative oversight (colloquially, calling government to account), and debate, ensuring the voices of citizens are heard. These are functions particular to parliament. They are carried out in relation to government. Government maintains a discrete role, crafting and bringing forward policy to which parliament then responds. The distinction between the tasks of government and parliament is core to accountability. The government is accountable between elections cerebral anoxia causes to the house of commons and at elections to electors. Voters know who to hold to account for the outcomes of public policy.

We are now in an unprecedented situation in that there is basically a tussle between government and different configurations of the house of commons for control of policy over brexit. The situation is complicated, not to say confused, by the fact that the government itself is not united; neither is the opposition (the alternative government, which it is why it is designated formally as the opposition). This creates a problem in standing before the electors as unified entities. In the commons, there are different combinations of members coalescing other mixed anxiety disorder icd 10 behind different approaches, in effect trying to achieve a different policy outcome to that proposed by government. It is not a case of the house of commons saying aye or no to government, with the onus for generating policy remaining on government, but rather combinations of mps attempting to substituting alternative policy or policies. This creates a confused situation in terms of accountability, not least if a different policy outcome to that proposed by government is achieved. There is no one body that can stand before the electorate to be held to account.

The situation arises from a unique combination of events: the 2106 referendum; the divisive nature of european integration, which has divided the parties and created divisions within parties throughout the post-war era; the election of jeremy corbyn as labour leader; and the result of the 2017 general election. All this against a backdrop of mps’ willingness to vote against the whips; long gone are the heady days of what sam beer referred to as ‘the prussian discipline’ of mps. Electors do not reward parties that are seriously, publicly and consistently split. Not only does this not help parties, but the divisions and uncertainties are not helping how people see the house of commons severe anxiety attack in dogs. The house is divided across a range of policy positions, rowdy and contributing to uncertainty. MPs appear more concerned with pursuing their particular policy preferences (convinced – whatever the stance is – that they are so obviously right) than they are with the reputation of the institution of which they are members.

In fulfilling the reactive tasks ascribed to a policy-influencing, as opposed to a policy-making, legislature, both houses are doing nanoxia deep silence 3 a good job, far better than ever before (hence the best of times). Look, for example, at the work of select committees in both houses, including in examining the consequences of brexit. Strengthening both houses in fulfilling these core tasks is to be encouraged. However, in seeking to wrest control of policy from government, mps are creating what may prove to be a short-term aberration, but while it lasts it creates an uncertain, and potentially perilous, situation.