Caroline Nokes: Thank you, Mr Speaker, for giving me this opportunity to make my maiden speech today and, in so doing, to contribute to this debate on building a high-skilled economy. I congratulate the hon. Member for Liverpool, Walton (Steve Rotheram), who is fortunate to be able to boast of two premiership football clubs in his home city. Sadly, in Southampton we can no longer do the same. I should also...
Caroline Nokes: I thank the hon. Member for Coventry North West (Mr Robinson) for securing this debate and all the Members who have spoken in it thus far. Many of them mentioned by name constituents who have suffered as a result of receiving contaminated blood products, but on Monday I received a visit from a constituent who specifically did not wish to be named because she still feels that she suffers a...
Caroline Nokes: I want to refer briefly to the excellent work of Missing People in support of one of my constituents, Dr Alan Smith, whose brother disappeared more than 22 years ago. Missing People did not exist when that happened, but since it has been established it has done excellent work and I urge the Minister to find ways to ensure that its good work can continue, particularly in relation to legal...
Caroline Nokes: What steps his Department is taking to increase the provision of preventative health care.
Caroline Nokes: I thank my right hon. Friend for that answer. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is responsible for 30,000 deaths a year, and it is the second largest cause of emergency hospital admissions in the UK. In response to the consultations that have been received from, among others, groups in my constituency, will the Secretary of State please tell me when the Government plan to publish the...
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what assessment she has made of the potential market for a facility to store animal products that do not comply with EU import requirements.
Caroline Nokes: What recent assessment he has made of the developmental situation in Yemen; and if he will make a statement.
Caroline Nokes: Given the difficult security situation in Yemen, will the Minister outline UK priorities in that country?
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what plans he has to increase parental responsibility for child maintenance.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what mechanism he plans to put in place to ensure adequate healthcare support for people with autism when they enter adulthood.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether he issues guidance to NHS organisations on requests made by (a) care homes and (b) primary care trusts to the relatives of patients on top-up financing.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Health if he will estimate the cost per resident per week of residential care in local authority-owned care homes in (a) Hampshire and (b) Southampton in the latest period for which figures are available.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the hon. Member for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross, representing the House of Commons Commission, (1) by what measures the outcomes of the Outreach programme are assessed; (2) how many people have attended outreach events in the last 12 months; (3) how many and what proportion of outreach events have directly involved members of the public, excluding staff of local...
Caroline Nokes: To ask the hon. Member for Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross, representing the House of Commons Commission, how much has been spent on the Outreach programme in each financial year since it was established.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Health whether his Department has assessed the effectiveness of the Zamboni treatment for alleviating the symptoms of multiple sclerosis.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice (1) what guidance he plans to issue to local authorities on enforcement of new legislative provision in respect of coroners; (2) what estimate he has made of the cost to local authorities of managing the Coroners' Service in (a) 2010-11 and (b) 2011-12.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Attorney-General what estimate he has made of the cost to the public purse of Crown Prosecution Service expenditure in respect of criminal prosecutions where witnesses failed to attend in (a) England and (b) Hampshire in the latest period for which figures are available.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Attorney-General what proportion of cases in which the Crown Prosecution Service called witnesses from abroad resulted in convictions in the latest period for which figures are available.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Attorney-General how much the Crown Prosecution Service has spent on calling witnesses from abroad in each of the last five years.
Caroline Nokes: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what mechanisms will be put in place to support disabled home owners whose disability prevents them from earning an income.