Monday, 17 November 2014
The Secretary of State was asked—
When she next plans to meet the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills to discuss student immigration.
What steps she is taking to reduce sickness and stress leave and raise morale in the police service.
What recent steps she has taken to speed up the process of deportation.
How many vehicle scanning machines to identify stowaways at UK ports of entry the Government plan to buy in the next 12 months.
What recent progress the National Crime Agency has made in tackling online child abuse.
What her policy is on the continued prohibition of recreational drugs.
How many Syrian refugees have been resettled in the UK under the Government’s vulnerable persons relocation scheme.
What steps the Government are taking to identify and safeguard girls at risk of female genital mutilation.
How many foreign criminals have been deported from the UK in the last 12 months.
What changes there have been in levels of crime in (a) Kettering, (b) Northamptonshire and (c) England since May 2010.
What assessment she has made of recent turnout in the police and crime commissioners by-elections.
What discussions she has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on changes to police budgets in the next comprehensive spending review.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
(Urgent Question): To ask the Secretary of State for Defence to make a statement on Army Reserve recruitment.
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Consideration of Bill, as amended in the Public Bill Committee
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With the leave of the House, we shall take motions 2 to 7 together. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6),
That the draft Shared Parental Leave and Paternity and Adoption Leave (Adoptions from Overseas) Regulations 2014, which were laid before this House on 13 October, be approved. That the draft...
Ordered, That at the sitting on Wednesday 19 November paragraph (2) of Standing Order No. 31 (Questions on amendments) shall apply to the Motion in the name of Edward Miliband as if the day...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Dr Thérèse Coffey.)
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