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Northern Ireland Assembly: Ministerial Statement: British-Irish Council (20 Jun 2016)

Nichola Mallon: Can the First Minister provide, or lodge in the Library, an update on the work of the BIC housing subgroup and its forward work programme? Can she provide details of other priorities that might be taken forward that are referred to in her statement but not detailed?

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work Programme (17 Jun 2016)

Alison Thewliss: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what the value was of the cash commission paid to companies for clients' completion of the Work Programme in each year from 2011 to 2016.

Written Ministerial Statements — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Foreign Affairs Council (20 June) and General Affairs Council (24 June) (15 Jun 2016)

David Lidington: ...UK Referendum. European Semester The GAC will look to approve the Country Specific Recommendations ahead of the European Council. Inter-Institutional Agreement (IIA) and Better Regulation The Commission’s 2017 Work Programme is tabled for discussion at the General Affairs Council ahead of its release in October. The GAC will also discuss legislative programming in future years. AOB...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Agenda for June EU Environment Council (15 Jun 2016)

Rory Stewart: ...the fungus Batrachochytrium salamandrivorans (Bsal) infecting salamanders and newts in the EU g) Informal meeting of the Environment and Transport Ministers (Amsterdam, 14-15 April 2016) h )Endocrine disruptors i) Work programme of the incoming Presidency This statement has also been made in the House of Lords: HLWS45

Written Ministerial Statements — Department of Health: Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs (EPSCO) Council in Luxembourg: 17 June 2016 (14 Jun 2016)

Jane Ellison: ...Health in the EU” Information from the French delegation on the election of the WHO Director-General Information from the Polish delegation on the European Committee for Standardisation’s (CEN) Work Programme for 2016 with regards to health-related activities Information from the Slovak delegation on the priorities for their forthcoming Presidency, which will run from July...

Digital Skills (Select Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note (13 Jun 2016)

Lord Clement-Jones: and tech can offer. There are many other ways of introducing young women into the tech sector, such as the Government’s Your Life campaign, which a number of noble Lords commended. There is also techUK’s important back to work programme, which provides women returners with the tools and assurance they need to apply for tech sector roles. We need to redouble our efforts...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme (13 Jun 2016)

Neil Coyle: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether the Government has changed the Access to Work policy affecting disabled people who derive some of their income as part-time or full-time professional foster carers.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme: Hearing Impairment (13 Jun 2016)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the Access to Work programme for young deaf people; and if he will make a statement.

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Energy Council, Luxembourg 6th June 2016 (13 Jun 2016)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: ...on the security of supply of medical radioisotopes to promote a longer term, more sustainable market. This was followed by a presentation from the Slovak Minister on their forthcoming Presidency’s work programme. The Council ended with an update from Commissioner Caņete on recent events in international relations as well as progress on implementing the Commission’s...

Scottish Parliament: Dignity, Fairness and Respect in Disability Benefits (9 Jun 2016)

Kevin Stewart: Mr Tomkins has once again talked about supporting people to get into work. Why, then, has the Tory Government cut work programme moneys by 87 per cent? Will he explain its reasoning for that and how that will get folk into work?

Business of the House: Disability Employment Gap (8 Jun 2016)

Justin Tomlinson: ...on, is a real opportunity for them genuinely to shape how we will improve opportunities. We want to help encourage employers to provide such opportunities so that those who chose to engage with the Work programme, with Work Choice and with charities do not continue in the loop—yet another 12-week course to be told how to prepare a CV and go through an interview—and lose...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Surrogate Motherhood (7 Jun 2016)

Lord Prior of Brampton: ...since the Surrogacy Arrangements Act 1985. The Government recognises the arguments for the need for a review, and we have therefore asked the Law Commission, as part of the consultation on its 13th work programme this summer, to consider including a project on surrogacy The Government has accepted the judgment by Sir James Munby from the High Court. We will be looking to update the...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work and Health Programme (2 Jun 2016)

Priti Patel: ..., it was announced in the 2015 Spending Review that the Department for Work and Pensions would introduce a new Work and Health Programme, following the end of referrals to both the current Work Programme and Work Choice. This programme will be implemented in 2017 and will help to achieve the Government’s ambition of halving the disability employment gap.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work Programme: Finance (2 Jun 2016)

Neil Gray: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how much funding his Department (a) has allocated since 2011 and (b) plans to allocate by 2020 to the Work Programme.

Scottish Parliament: Taking Scotland Forward: Creating a Fairer Scotland (2 Jun 2016)

Kevin Stewart: Mr Tomkins has said that the Conservatives want to see people get back into work. If that is the case, why have they cut the work programme by 87 per cent in cash terms?

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Intelligence and Security Committee: RAF Menwith Hill (1 Jun 2016)

Michael Fallon: The Intelligence and Security Committee does not comment on the details of its work programme. Where appropriate it publishes information on visits it has undertaken in its Annual Reports.

Scottish Parliament: Taking Scotland Forward: Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform (1 Jun 2016)

Mr Mark Ruskell: I ask the minister the same question about underground coal gasification that I asked the cabinet secretary. My understanding is that the work programme for the research on that is being conducted at a more rapid rate, so he will have the evidence to make a decision on that sooner. Can the minister give us detail on the timescales for that, please?

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Offenders: Employment (27 May 2016)

Priti Patel: ...of ex-offenders helped into employment is not readily available. Prison-leavers who claim Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) in advance or within 13 weeks of release are mandated onto the Government’s Work Programme. The latest available data shows that between March 2012 when mandation was introduced and the end of December 2015, 8,270 JSA prison-leavers on the Work Programme have...

Debate on the Address: The Economy and Work (26 May 2016)

Heidi Allen: ...are at breaking point and they may need the extra funding to be provided now. Another army of mentors and champions is desperate to help this revolution—those in the third sector, almost totally frozen out of the Work programme but desperate to get involved. We should bite their hands off and bring their expertise to the centre of this debate. One thing they have in abundance, far...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Education, Youth, Culture and Sport Council (26 May 2016)

Ed Vaizey: ...of the European Youth Orchestra, and Poland on the financing of cultural projects under the European Regional Development Fund. Finally, there will be a presentation from the Slovak delegation on the work programme for their incoming Presidency of the Council of the EU. The UK will also be represented at a high level Structured Dialogue on sport after the main Council meeting. This...

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