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Jo Swinson: Will the Minister join me in congratulating our colleagues in the Scottish Executive on doing their bit to resist the creeping Big Brother state by declaring that identity cards will not be required for access to devolved services in Scotland?
Jo Swinson: rose—
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) what procedures the UK immigration service follows relevant to the handling of cases where a Scottish judge has recommended a foreign national on sentencing to be deported on release; (2) what discussions his Department has had with the Scottish Prison Service on foreign national prisoners recommended for deportation who are serving...
Julia Goldsworthy: It is my understanding that the youngest Member of Parliament, my hon. Friend the Member for East Dunbartonshire (Jo Swinson), was elected at the age of 25.
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he will make a statement on his Department's recent discussions on strengthening enforcement against unscrupulous lenders.
Jo Swinson: Does the Prime Minister agree that whatever his Government's views on nuclear power, it is the Scottish Executive who will decide whether to allow the building of new nuclear power stations in Scotland?
Jo Swinson: What assessment he has made of the environmental impact of the food retail and production industry.
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many television sets are in operation in the Department (a) in total, (b) in Minister's private offices and (c) in each office building in the Department; and how many television licences are held by the Department.
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the average time was which the Child Support Agency took for processing a change in circumstances applications in (a) 2001-02, (b) 2002-03, (c) 2003-04, (d) 2004-05 and (e) 2005-06.
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many variations to Child Support Agency payment schedules were granted on the grounds of (a) assets, (b) lifestyle inconsistent with income, (c) diversion of income and (d) income not taken into account purposes in (i) 2004-05 and (ii) 2005-06.
Jo Swinson: To ask the hon. Member for Gosport, representing the Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission what steps the Commission is taking to increase participation by young people in elections.
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) how many foreign nationals convicted of serious offences and serving sentences in Scottish prisons who were recommended for deportation by a court were subsequently (a) deported and (b) released since January 1999; (2) when he first raised the issue of release of foreign national criminals with (a) the Scottish Prison Service and...
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many foreign nationals convicted of serious offences (a) are serving a sentence in Scottish prisons and (b) have served sentences in Scottish prisons since January 1999.
Jo Swinson: ...from the Secretary of State's position on this matter. My party's position is clear. Does the Secretary of State agree with Scotland's First Minister, who appears to be suggesting that, with major investment in renewables, Scotland could be free of new nuclear power stations, or with his colleague Dr. Elaine Murray MSP, who says that Labour will not block any applications for nuclear build?
Jo Swinson: What assessment she has made of the level of representation of women in public life; and if she will make a statement.
Jo Swinson: What is the Secretary of State's opinion of "The Depression Report", published last month by the London School of Economics, which suggests that huge savings could be made on incapacity benefit if cognitive behavioural therapy was made available to those suffering from depression or anxiety disorders, as recommended by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence? If he has not...
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what his most recent estimate is of the percentage of left-hand drive vehicles on British roads; what estimate he has made of the proportion of road accidents which involved left-hand drive vehicles in the last 12 months; and if he will make a statement.
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry when he was first informed by the Treasury of the withdrawal of the tax exemption for loaned computer equipment under the Home Computing Initiative Scheme.
Jo Swinson: Does the hon. Gentleman not accept that the whole issue of dual candidacy would cease to be relevant if the Arbuthnott commission had recommended, as it should have done, STV for Holyrood elections? Everybody would be elected on the same basis, but the system would still be proportional and would therefore fairly represent the views of the people of Scotland.
Jo Swinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland how many young people not in education or employment or training have participated in the new deal in each year from 2001; and how many of these have subsequently gained employment.