The House of Representatives will be in recess from Friday 19 December 2014 until Monday 12 January 2015. The next plenary debate will be on Tuesday 13 January 2015.

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8 Dec

A better grip on Europe five years after the Lisbon Treaty

MP René Leegte (VVD) presents the report "focus on Europe" to the Speaker of the
National parliaments have gradually increased their influence on Europe. Many parliaments actively use the tools provided by the Lisbon Treaty.
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13 Nov

Yasemin Cegerek to report on reuse and recycling

On Monday 10 and Tuesday 11 November MP Ms Yasemin Cegerek (Labour Party PvdA) was in Berlin. On behalf of the standing committee on Infrastructure and the Environment she attended a European conference on the smart and economical use of raw materials and resources.
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13 Nov

Presentation by the Parliamentary Committee of Inquiry into Housing Associations of its final report ‘A Long Way from Home’

On Thursday 30 October the Parliamentary Committee of Inquiry into Housing Associations presented its final report ‘A Long Way from Home’.
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27 Oct

Parliamentary Committee of Inquiry into Housing Associations to present its final report

On Thursday 30 October 2014 at 13.30 pm, the Parliamentary Committee of Inquiry into Housing Associations will present its final report. 
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15 Oct

Committee presents report on failures of government ICT projects

Ton Elias with Speaker
On Wednesday 13 October, the Temporary Committee on Government ICT Projects presented its final report on failures of government ICT projects. These failures have led to an unnecessary waste of taxpayers’ money.
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