This database includes full text of the House of Commons Sessional Papers* for the 18th, 19th and 20th Centuries.
For all other categories and dates see the relevant pages.
*The Sessional Papers include reports of Government Departments to Parliament, also known as Command Papers.
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*Many, but not all, of these papers are published in the House of Commons Sessional Papers and are known as Command Papers
For a full description of what Parliamentary Papers are, see the About Parliament section of the UK Parliament website. This also gives background information on MPs and Lords, Parliament's role, committees, etc.
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