Briefings for parliamentarians

We regularly provide written briefings for MPs and Peers for debates or departmental question sessions. You can download them below.
Last modified
18 October 2023

Nationality and Borders Bill

Nationality and Borders Bill Second Reading (Lords) - January 2022 (PDF)

Nationality and Borders Bill - Age Assessments (Lords) - February 2022 (PDF)

Health and Care Bill

Health and Care Bill Second Reading (Commons) - July 2021 (PDF)

Health and Care Bill Second Reading (Lords) - December 2021 (PDF)

Health and Care Bill Amendment Briefing (Lords) - December 2021 (PDF)

Health and Care Bill - Early Medical Abortions (Lords) - April 2022 (PDF)

Responses to Government

Comprehensive spending review (CSR) - RCPCH submission - September 2020 (PDF)

Queen's speech - May 2021 (PDF)

Spending Review (SR) - RCPCH submission - September 2021 (PDF)


Getting children back to school - September 2020 (PDF)

Impact of COVID-19 on dental services - January 2021 (PDF)

Impact of COVID-19 on child health services - July 2021 (PDF)

Public health

Prevention green paper - July 2019 (PDF)

Health visitors - October 2019 (PDF)

Childhood obesity - September 2020 (PDF)

Oral health inequalities - November 2020 (PDF)

State of Child Health 2020: One year on - May 2021 (PDF)

Keep the lifeline - September 2021 (PDF)

Office for Health Disparities and Improvement and health inequalities - January 2022 (PDF)

Putting women and children at the heart of the debate on air quality in the UK - May 2022 (PDF)

Mental health

Children and young people's mental health - June 2021 (PDF)

Global child health

Leaving the EU - September 2019 (PDF)

Proposed cuts to overseas development assistance - June 2021 (PDF)

Impact of foreign aid cuts - February 2023 (PDF)

NHS and Health Services

The Future of the NHS, its staffing and funding - February 2023 (PDF)

Urgent and emergency care - February 2023 (PDF)

Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill

Child poverty amendment - February 2023 (PDF)

Illegal Migration Bill

Illegal Migration Bill Second Reading (Commons) - March 2023 (PDF)

Illegal Migration Bill Commons Committee Stage - March 2023 (PDF)

Illegal Migration Bill and age assessments (Report Stage) - April 2023 (PDF)

Illegal Migration Bill Second Reading (Lords) - May 2023 (PDF)

Age Assessment Provisions

Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee - September 2023 (PDF)