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Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Justice Bill: Further Consideration Stage (7 Mar 2011)

Alban Maginness: ...mechanism by which to deal with those matters. In that sense, article 6 rights would be protected. I referred to the points that Lord Morrow made, in particular about the remarks by Home Secretary, Theresa May, to the House of Commons. I do not believe that that is a good basis on which to make a political decision, the reason being that I do not believe that those were particularly...

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Immigration System (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: The Government have pledged to break the link between temporary migration and permanent settlement. Settling in Britain should be a privilege to be earned, not an automatic add-on to a temporary way in. We have already announced that we will introduce a new permanent limit on non-EU economic migrants, with a reduction in the number of visas in the next financial year from 28,000 to 21,700, a...

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Police Forces (Paperwork) (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: The Government are committed to reducing bureaucracy. We are scrapping the stop-and- account form, and reducing the amount of information to be recorded on the stop-and-search form. Doing those two things saves up to 800,000 man-hours a year. We are returning certain charging decisions to the police. That will save up to a further 50,000 man-hours per year. We are working with the police to...

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Police (Complaints) (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: The police complaints statistics for 2009-10, published by the Independent Police Complaints Commission, show an 8% increase in recorded complaints against the police in England and Wales over the previous year. It is right that citizens should feel able to hold the police to account for the service they provide, and improving police accountability is a top priority of this Government.

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Topical Questions (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: The Home Office is committed to protecting the public and to freeing up the police to fight crime more effectively and efficiently. The House will shortly consider the remaining stages of the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill, which is aimed at empowering the public to hold the police to account for their role in cutting crime, before it moves to consideration in another place....

Written Answers — Transport: Aviation: Security (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa Villiers: ...that everyone entering the security restricted area of an airport, including staff, is subject to security screening. The Department specifies the standards that must be met, and the methods that may be used, by industry in respect of the screening of passengers and staff. All security measures are kept under review.

Written Answers — Transport: London and Southeastern Railway: Cancellations (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa Villiers: available only for the four week rail industry reporting periods, and is as follows: Southeastern cancellations Reporting period Trains cancelled April 2006 368 April to May 2006 409 May to June 2006 398 June to July 2006 370 July to August 2006 257 August to September 2006 206 September to October 2006 333 October to November 2006 336 ...

Written Answers — Home Department: Lord Macdonald of River Glaven (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: I last spoke to Lord MacDonald of River Glaven QC on 25 January 2011.

Written Ministerial Statements — Transport: Olympic Airspace (7 Mar 2011)

Theresa Villiers: ...permitted to operate within the prohibited zone. Certain aircraft involved in, for example, police, medevac and Olympic broadcast operations will be exempted. Other operations at airports within this zone may also be considered for exemption subject to strict conditions, which will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. Similarly, we are working with Battersea heliport to agree a basis on...

Written Answers — Transport: McNulty Rail Value for Money Study (4 Mar 2011)

Theresa Villiers: holding answer 2 March 2011 The report is still in draft form and may contain confidential information. The final report will be published, alongside the McNulty report itself, later in the spring.

Written Ministerial Statements — House of Lords: EU: Justice and Home Affairs Council (3 Mar 2011)

Lord McNally: The Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) Council was held on 24 and 25 February in Brussels. My right honourable friend the Secretary of State for Home Affairs (Theresa May) and I attended on behalf of the United Kingdom. The following issues were discussed at the council: The interior day began with the council adopting the "A" points list. This included the adoption of the draft council...

Written Ministerial Statements — Home Department: Justice and Home Affairs Council (3 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: The Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) Council was held on 24 and 25 February in Brussels. My right hon. Friend the Minister of State for Justice, Lord McNally, and I attended on behalf of the United Kingdom. The following issues were discussed at the Council: The interior day began with the Council adopting the ‘A’ points list. This included the adoption of the draft Council...

Deferred Divisions (2 Mar 2011)

...made, and Question put forthwith ( Standing Order No. 41A(3)), That, at this day’s sitting, Standing Order No. 41A (Deferred divisions) shall not apply to the Motion in the name of Secretary Theresa May relating to Prevention and Suppression of Terrorism.—(Mr Goodwill.) Question agreed to.

Written Ministerial Statements — Home Department: East Caribbean Visa Waiver Test (2 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: Today my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs and I are announcing the final decision under the UK’s first global review of visa regimes in relation to two countries in the Eastern Caribbean—Dominica, and St Lucia. A visa regime is a very effective immigration, crime and security control measure. As part of our overseas defences our visa...

Resource Extraction (Transparency and Reporting): Protection of Freedoms Bill (1 Mar 2011)

Theresa May: Given what the right hon. Lady says about our proposals for emergency legislation on 28 days, will she explain why the previous Government put on the stocks emergency legislation for 42 days?

Written Answers — Transport: Aviation (28 Feb 2011)

Theresa Villiers: Ministers in the Department frequently meet with representatives of airlines and pilots. Details of all ministerial meetings with external organisations between May and September 2010 have been published on the Department's website: Information for October 2010 to 31 December 2010 is being collated and will be released as soon as it is...

Written Answers — Transport: Heathrow Airport (28 Feb 2011)

Theresa Villiers: The coalition Government have made clear their opposition to a third runway at Heathrow and BAA announced in May 2010 that it had stopped work on a planning application for such a proposal. Where a planning application is made for expansion of an airport, the relevant Government policies are taken into account as material considerations.

Written Ministerial Statements — Transport: Local and Regional Rail Services (28 Feb 2011)

Theresa Villiers: ...of meeting the transport needs of their area. They have the necessary powers to secure the provision of such services but they are sometimes inhibited by the risk that significant revenue funding may need to be committed over the long term. I am keen to encourage local bodies to identify the best solutions for identified local needs and therefore wish to ensure that they are not deterred...

[Albert Owen in the Chair] — Rail Investment (17 Feb 2011)

Theresa Villiers: It is open to the train operators to lease additional capacity if they so wish, and they may well be interested in exploring the option that the hon. Gentleman outlines. Substantial work is under way on the strategic freight network, and I have repeatedly paid tribute to the work done on that by the previous Administration. I emphasise that rail freight plays a really significant part in our...

Written Answers — Home Department: Police: Finance (17 Feb 2011)

Theresa May: holding answer 1 February 2011 The information requested is shown in the following table. England and Wales £ billion Financial year Revenue funding and specific grants Capital grant funding Total grant funding 2005-06 8.1 0.2 8.3 2006-07 8.6 0.2 8.8 2007-08 9.0 0.2 9.2 2008-09 9.3 0.2 9.5 2009-10 9.5 0.2 (1)9.8 2010-11 9.7 0.2...

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