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Results 1–20 of 516 for statutory obligations in the 'Written Answers' OR in the 'Written Ministerial Statements'

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Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Utilities: Infrastructure (26 Nov 2015)

Maria Miller: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what statutory obligations are placed on local authorities to have an accurate assessment of the (a) capacity, (b) location and (c) other aspects of local utility infrastructure.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Radicalism (23 Nov 2015)

Edward Timpson: The Department for Education has issued statutory Prevent duty guidance with practical advice to governing bodies, school leaders, head teachers and school staff to help them understand their role under the new Prevent duty and how to access support. This is available online at:

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Treasury: Families (19 Nov 2015)

Damian Hinds: ...making process, and ensure that potential impacts on family relationships and functioning are recognised in the process of developing new policy. The Treasury carefully considers all relevant obligationsstatutory or otherwise - including the family test - when formulating relevant policies. Guidance is available to Treasury staff and advice to Ministers reflects this.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Schools: Crimes of Violence (18 Nov 2015)

Edward Timpson: Any violence in schools is deplorable. The Department issues health and safety advice designed to help schools meet their statutory obligations. The employer in a school has the overall responsibility of ensuring that reasonable steps are taken to ensure staff and pupils are not being exposed to risks to their health and safety, including making the school secure. We have appointed Tom...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Bus Services: North East (17 Nov 2015)

Andrew Jones: ...consider the proposed Quality Contract Scheme for Tyne and Wear published their report in accordance with the Transport Act 2000 on 3 November 2015. The cost incurred by QCSB in fulfilling their statutory obligation to date is 206,088. This figure should not increase significantly as the report has now been published.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Birds: Conservation (17 Nov 2015)

Rory Stewart: The UK has strict protection for migratory birds through existing statutory and policy provisions, noting our obligations under the EU Wild Birds Directive, as a Contracting Party to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS), the Agreement on the Conservation of African-Eurasian Migratory Waterbirds (AEWA), Rotterdam, Ramsar and Bern Conventions, and as a...

Written Answers — Home Office: Radicalism: Social Networking (12 Nov 2015)

John Hayes: ...funds local projects that encourage young people to think critically about potentially harmful or extremist views presented on the internet through addressing all forms of radicalisation. The Prevent statutory duty introduced this year places an obligation on specified authorities to have due regard to preventing people from being drawn into terrorism. This includes, where relevant, having...

Written Ministerial Statements — Leader of the House: Government proposals for English votes for English laws Standing Orders: Interim report (First report of Session 2015-16 - HC410) - Government Response (20 Oct 2015)

Chris Grayling: ...should be made for the Speaker to consult two senior members of the Panel of Chairs, to be appointed by the Committee of Selection, if he chooses before determining his opinion on certification, but should not be obliged to do so. This provision would, we believe, help underpin the House’s confidence in the Speaker’s decisions. (Paragraph 47) In response to earlier...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Social Security Benefits: Fraud (15 Oct 2015)

the Bishop of Derby: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether there is a statutory obligation for Jobcentre Plus officers to report suspected benefit fraud.

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Maternity Leave (15 Sep 2015)

Nicholas Boles: There is extensive guidance for employers on both and the Acas website on the statutory entitlement to maternity leave and pay. The Acas Helpline Online tool provides Q&A for employer and employee customers. The tool contains guidance on the working arrangements for people providing maternity cover and links to more detailed content on establishing fixed term contracts and the way...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Pupils: Neuromuscular Disorders (14 Sep 2015)

Edward Timpson: ...pupil referral units to make arrangements for supporting pupils with medical conditions, which would include serious neurological conditions, at their school. This has been reinforced through new statutory guidance for maintained schools and academies on ‘Supporting pupils at school with medical conditions’ which was published in September 2014:...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Special Educational Needs (9 Sep 2015)

Edward Timpson: ...not available. In order to ensure that we receive reliable information in future, we have contacted schools in the run up to the November 2015 school workforce census reminding them of their statutory obligations with regard to the appointing of a SEN coordinator. We have highlighted that they must record the identity of the teacher with these responsibilities. We will repeat this...

Written Ministerial Statements — Ministry of Defence: Future Reserves 2020 External Scrutiny Team Report 2015 (21 Jul 2015)

Michael Fallon: ...of a report into the condition of the Reserves and delivery of the FR20 programme compiled by the Future Reserves 2020 External Scrutiny Team. This is the first report to be published under the statutory obligation imposed by the Defence Reform Act 2014 and follows the voluntary publication of reports that were commissioned by the Ministry of Defence in 2013 and 2014. I am most grateful...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Appointment of the Independent Verification Body (21 Jul 2015)

Sajid Javid: I am pleased to announce the appointment of the Regulatory Policy Committee (RPC) as the independent verification body that will carry out the statutory obligations in relation to the business impact target set out in the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 (the Act). The appointment will be for this Parliamentary Session. The Act requires an independent body to be...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Data Protection (20 Jul 2015)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...Commissioner’s Office but have not done so; and what steps have been and will be taken by (1) the Information Commissioner’s Office, and (2) the Ministry of Justice, to secure compliance with the statutory obligation to register.

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Audit and auditor regulation (20 Jul 2015)

Baroness Neville-Rolfe: take over any particular inspection or investigation if it deemed it to be in the public interest. To minimise the compliance cost for business the FRC and the recognised supervisory bodies will be obliged to cooperate with each other, and the legislation will provide they should all be able to rely on each other’s work. The Government does not intend to make statutory...

Written Answers — Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission: Elections: Tower Hamlets (15 Jul 2015)

Gary Streeter: The Electoral Commission informs me that it is satisfied that the documentation submitted to it in 2013 by ‘Tower Hamlets First’ met the statutory threshold requirements for registration of a political party. The Election Court judgement does not find otherwise. The barriers to registering as a political party are limited with the law requiring only certain specific criteria to be...

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Lobbying: Registration (15 Jul 2015)

Lord Bridges of Headley: The statutory register of consultant lobbyists was opened by the independent Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists at the end of March and the outstanding provisions of the Transparency of Lobbying Act were commenced on 1 April 2015. There are currently 84 registered businesses. Consultant Lobbyists will be prohibited from lobbying unless they have registered so we expect more to join during the...

Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Fuel Poverty: Mobile Homes (8 Jul 2015)

Andrea Leadsom: The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) is a statutory obligation placed by Government on the largest energy suppliers requiring them to promote and install energy efficiency measures in domestic properties. This includes park homes. DECC statistics show that 257 park homes have benefited from ECO measures up to 31 March 2015). These statistics are available in full here:...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Locums: Qualifications (30 Jun 2015)

Ben Gummer: ...bodies under The Medical Profession (Responsible Officers) (Amendment) Regulations 2013. To comply with these regulations, framework agencies must appoint a responsible officer and fulfil the obligations and provisions of the legislation. A statutory duty of a Responsible Officer is to submit a recommendation to the General Medical Council (GMC) about the fitness to practise of all...

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