Results 4981–5000 of 5200 for speaker:Anne McGuire

Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Disabled Facilities Grants (19 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) what systems for monitoring have been established to ensure that the disabled facilities grant devolved without ring-fencing to local authorities has been spent for the purposes for which it was intended; (2) what monitoring his Department carries out to ensure that disabled facilities grant funding allocations for...

Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Disabled Facilities Grants (19 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) what formula was used to distribute the disabled facilities grant to local authorities; and what size of grant was distributed to each local authority; (2) how much disabled facilities grant funding was allocated to each local authority; and if he will make a statement.

Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Remploy (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: Remploy Ltd provides a defined benefit occupational pension scheme for its employees, but it is not eligible for pension protection funding by virtue of regulation 2(1)(d) of the Pension Protection Fund (Entry Rules) Regulations 2005. In the case of Remploy, the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions guarantees that the company’s assets are sufficient to meet its liabilities in the event...

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Disability Living Allowance (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people have had an award of disability living allowance which was determined by an appeal tribunal subsequently withdrawn by the Department; and for what reasons any such withdrawals were made.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Motability (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions whether Motability has advised him of how many Motability adapted cars have been repossessed while people are awaiting the outcome of their disability living allowance appeal.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions for what reasons his Department proposes to consider 16 to 18-year-olds as working age adults for the purposes of the personal independence payment.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps his Department plans to take to take account of the needs of young people with (a) serious health conditions and (b) disabilities in the personal independence payment (i) independent medical assessment and (ii) decision-making process.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Personal Independence Payment (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps his Department is taking to ensure that the personal independence payment meets the needs of cancer patients (a) aged 16 to 25 years and (b) of all ages.

Written Answers — Justice: Disability Living Allowance: Appeals (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many people are waiting to have an appeal tribunal hearing as a result of withdrawal of disability living allowance; what the average waiting time is; and what the (a) shortest and (b) longest times are in each local authority area.

Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: Labelling: Food (23 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what steps he is taking to encourage retailers to (a) simplify unit pricing of and (b) provide clearly-labelled information on fruit and vegetables.

Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Housing: Disabled (24 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) how many housing adaptations were carried out in England and Wales in (a) 2009-10, (b) 2010-11 and (c) 2011-12 to date; and if he will make a statement; (2) how much each local authority spent on housing adaptations in (a) 2009-10, (b) 2010-11 and (c) 2011-12; and if he will make a statement.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Motability (24 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what assessment his Department has made of the number of disabled people who will lose motability vehicles under personal independence payment rollout plans.

Scotland Bill: Clause 3 — Supplementary and transitional provision about elections (26 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: Except sometimes the right hand of the Scottish National party does not know what the left hand is doing. While down here it was being conciliatory, it was initially prepared to stand in the way of this extensive devolution of powers.

Scotland Bill: Clause 3 — Supplementary and transitional provision about elections (26 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: I appreciate I am a blushing violet sitting here and you obviously did not quite see me, Mr Deputy Speaker. You are one of the few men who could say that they did not see me—even on this matter, but never mind! I want to deal with the comments made by the hon. Member for Perth and North Perthshire (Pete Wishart) on this group of miscellaneous amendments. I think his comments are indicative...

Scotland Bill: Clause 3 — Supplementary and transitional provision about elections (26 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: I take your advice, Mr Deputy Speaker. If the amendment is accepted—

Scotland Bill: Clause 3 — Supplementary and transitional provision about elections (26 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: No, I do not think I will.

Scotland Bill: Clause 3 — Supplementary and transitional provision about elections (26 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: I think that Mr Deputy Speaker wants us to move the business on, and I do not wish to trespass further on his charity. I want a reassurance that there will be full discussions between the UK Government and the Scottish Government to ensure that we have a framework that will regulate health professionals across the United Kingdom, albeit that the Scottish Government will have responsibility.

Scotland Bill: Clause 3 — Supplementary and transitional provision about elections (26 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. I want to apologise to the House. As I was speaking, I was looking at amendment 7 from the Lords rather than our amendment 7. I hope that my contribution will be taken in the context of the right amendment.

Scotland Bill: Clause 7 — Partial suspension of Acts subject to scrutiny by Supreme Court (26 Apr 2012)

Anne McGuire: I appreciate that I pre-empted this debate by speaking to the earlier group of amendments, but for the sake of clarity, I said that I supported the amendment because of the assurances given by the Scottish Government that there would still be a system of strategic regulation of health professionals. I would not like the hon. Gentleman to misinterpret me even if I pre-empted this discussion.


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