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Winter Homelessness Support (16 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: Thank you, Mrs Miller. I congratulate the hon. Member for Cities of London and Westminster (Nickie Aiken) on securing the debate, and I agree with a great deal of what she had to say. Like her, I see what is happening around Westminster. I came in via the Embankment this morning and it is impossible to miss the tents under Hungerford bridge, where a growing number of people seem to be...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Department for Work and Pensions: Complaints (16 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of written complaints to her Department’s Debt Management team were answered within 15 working days in (a) August (b) September (c) October and (d) November 2020.

Online Harms Consultation (15 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: The Work and Pensions Committee is inquiring into pension scams. Much of that problem is online, boosting the profits of tech firms and causing immense hardship. Martin Lewis, Which?, my hon. Friend the Member for Cardiff Central (Jo Stevens) on the Front Bench and others have called for such scams to be in scope here. The right hon. Gentleman says they will be if they are...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Care Homes: Coronavirus (15 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he has taken to allow (a) ministers of religion and (b) pastoral chaplains to visit residential care homes during the covid-19 outbreak; and if he will make a statement.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Department for Work and Pensions: Telephone Services (15 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of calls to her Department’s Debt Management team were answered in (a) August (b) September (c) October and (d) November 2020.

Future Relationship with the EU (10 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: In acknowledging its importance yesterday, the Minister for the Cabinet Office told me that he could “see no reason why” a data adequacy agreement with the EU should not be in place by the end of the month. Will the Minister confirm that one has actually been applied for? When is a decision expected? Does she recognise that, in the national interest, we must have one?

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: Fraud (10 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to the letter of 21 November 2020 from the Permanent Secretary to the Work and Pensions Committee, how many cases of universal credit identity hijack have been referred to the Stolen Identity Team since 24 June 2020.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: Fraud (10 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to her letter of 20 July 2020 to the Work and Pensions Committee, how many cases of universal credit identity hijack her Department (a) has investigated since October 2018 and (b) is currently investigating.

Written Answers — Home Office: Windrush Lessons Learned Review (10 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 2 November 2020 to Question 106891 on Windrush Lessons Learned Review, what plans she has to update Parliament after receiving the regular progress reports on the review and evaluation of the compliant environment.

EU Withdrawal Agreement (9 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: If there is no data adequacy agreement by the end of this month, what is the right hon. Gentleman’s current estimate of the legal and admin cost to businesses of putting in place the new contractual clauses they will have to introduce in order to continue to exchange data with their European partners?

Written Answers — Treasury: Pension Wise (8 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to Q82 of the oral evidence taken before the Treasury Committee on 4 November 2020, HC950, what plans the Financial Conduct Authority has to set a target for take-up of Pensions Wise.

Kenyan Civil Service Pensions: Non-payment (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: My hon. Friend is absolutely right. I must say, I think my constituent has received inflation increases. There does seem to be some variability about who has received them over the last couple of decades. Who knows what the reason for that is? I was just reading a written answer from 2013, which concludes: “British high commission staff in Nairobi asked the Kenyan Ministry of Foreign...

Kenyan Civil Service Pensions: Non-payment (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: My hon. Friend is absolutely right. There is no dispute at all that our constituents are entitled to these payments. A promise has been made to them, and the Government of Kenya need to honour their promise to his constituent and to all the others. Coming forward to this year, last month, I co-signed a letter to the Minister with my hon. Friends the Members for Washington and Sunderland West...

Kenyan Civil Service Pensions: Non-payment (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: My hon. Friend is absolutely right. She sums up the message of the debate extremely well. I hope that the Minister will provide some hope for our constituents that this matter will finally be resolved, and I look forward to hearing his answers after others have contributed to the debate.

Kenyan Civil Service Pensions: Non-payment (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: I am grateful to Mr Speaker for granting this debate. I thank the Minister and his colleagues for their assistance to me and other Members—a number are in the Chamber this evening—as we seek justice for our constituents. I hope that tonight’s debate might push things a little further. In April last year, I was approached by my constituent Mr Balbir Singh Sekhon. I have known him since...

Kenyan Civil Service Pensions: Non-payment (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: My hon. Friend is quite right. There is no evidence of any reply having been received to those inquiries. I do not know how many times the question has been asked, but perhaps the Minister can shed some light on what is going on. After that initial response, my hon. Friend the Member for Washington and Sunderland West did receive a further letter from the Minister, which explained something...

Kenyan Civil Service Pensions: Non-payment (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: I am grateful to the hon. Gentleman, and I think he raises an important point. Of course, today their Government is our Government; in the past, they were living under another Government, and we do not quite know what has happened or why these payments have ceased. However, he is absolutely right, and I am grateful for the way he has expressed it: it is right for Members of the House to...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how much has been spent on promoting the Access to Work scheme in the 2020-21 financial year.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate she has made of the amount her Department will have spent on promoting the Access to Work scheme in the current financial year, 2020-21, by the end of the financial year.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Access to Work Programme (7 Dec 2020)

Stephen Timms: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the effectiveness of her Department's promotion of Access to Work in the current financial year on the number of applications to that scheme.


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