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Monday, 22 February 2016
The Secretary of State was asked—
What assessment her Department has made of the cost implications for private businesses of compliance with the proposed requirements of the draft Investigatory Powers Bill.
If she will make it her policy to reduce the financial threshold for family visas.
What resources her Department provides for security measures at UK ports.
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of police and crime commissioners in reducing the level of crime.
What assessment the Government have made of the potential merits of the proposed duty on emergency services to collaborate.
What assessment she has made of trends in the level of knife crime.
What recent discussions the Government have had with banks and industry bodies on steps to reduce fraud and cybercrime.
What steps she is taking to encourage police and crime commissioners to support early intervention programmes; and if she will make a statement.
What the take-up of the TrackMyCrime service among police forces has been up to date.
What progress her Department has made on reviewing the status of poppers within the Psychoactive Substances Act 2016.
What assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.
What assessment the Government has made of the effectiveness of steps to tackle Daesh propaganda.
If she will make a statement on her departmental responsibilities.
With permission, Mr Speaker, I would like to make a statement on the agreement reached in Brussels last week, but first let me say a word about the migration crisis which was also discussed at...
On a point of order, Mr Speaker. I have made the office of the Minister for Community and Social Care aware of my intention to make this point of order, as well as your good office. Last week,...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 83A(7)), That the following provisions shall apply to the Northern Ireland (Stormont Agreement and Implementation Plan) Bill:...
Queen’s recommendation signified. Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No.52(1)(a)), That, for the purposes of any Act resulting from the Northern Ireland (Stormont...
Motion made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 118(6)),
That the draft European Union Referendum (Conduct) Regulations 2016, which were laid before this House on 25 January, be approved.—(Simon Kirby.) Question agreed to.
Ordered, That Caroline Nokes be discharged from the Education Committee and William Wragg be added.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
Ordered, That Tom Blenkinsop be discharged from the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments and Vicky Foxcroft be added.—(Bill Wiggin, on behalf of the Committee of Selection.)
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—(Simon Kirby.)
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