Written answers
Friday, 10 February 2012

  • House of Lords
    • Armed Forces Pay Review Body
      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether it is a part of their commitment to the military covenant to implement the recommendations of the Armed Forces Review Body in full.
    • Armed Forces: Anti-submarine Warfare
      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether it is their intention that the United Kingdom's anti-submarine warfare, particularly passive anti-submarine warfare, techniques and training, should be...
    • Aviation: Passenger Duty
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Answer by Lord De Mauley on 25 January (Official Report, col. 1045), whether sports parachutists will be subject to aviation passenger duty given...
    • Banking
      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether Ministers or officials from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills have had any recent meetings with the Institutional Investor Committee in...
    • Banking: Royal Bank of Scotland
      To ask Her Majesty's Government by how much the value of the public shareholding in Royal Bank of Scotland has fallen since 1 January 2011.
    • Companies: Executive Remuneration
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Answer by Baroness Wilcox on 31 January (Official Report, col. 1445), what actions they have taken or will take to give effect to the Minister's...
    • Cosmetic Interventions
      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they are planning to reclassify injectable intradermal fillers as drugs or medicines rather than devices, in the light of the concerns regarding Poly...
    • Economy
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made on rebalancing the United Kingdom economy.
    • Finance: Payday Loans
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the incidence of payday lending as a major source of borrowing, as suggested in the PricewaterhouseCoopers report, Precious...
    • Healthcare: Costs
      To ask Her Majesty's Government which categories of healthcare costs and social security benefits provided to citizens of other European Union states resident in the United Kingdom are refundable...
    • Healthcare: Costs
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 14 November (WA 115-6), what were the amounts paid to and by the Republic of Ireland for healthcare costs under...
    • National Research Ethics Service
      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the potential impact on the services provided by medical research ethics committees of the 30 per cent savings proposed for the...
    • Railways: Great Western Passenger Franchise
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Answer by Earl Attlee on 31 January (Official Report, col. 1438), why they have excepted the Intercity Express Programme train from the franchise...
    • Railways: Great Western Passenger Franchise
      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answers by Earl Attlee on 31 January (Official Report, col. 1437-9), whether they took advice from qualified railway engineers in taking the...
    • Railways: High Speed 2
      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the High Speed 2 project is the outcome of any discussions with the European Union concerning the provision of a trans-European railway network.