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Written Ministerial Statements — Leader of the House of Lords: House of Lords Ministers (9 May 2019)

Baroness Evans of Bowes Park: ...between paid Lords Ministers, and members of the Lords (including unpaid Ministers) who claim allowances. On her appointment, the Prime Minister made clear that she wanted to retain the waivers for Ministerial pay. After careful consideration, however, she has decided to amend the arrangements for Lords Ministers, to bring it into broad parity with the approach taken in the Commons. From...

Written Ministerial Statements — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Foreign Affairs Council – 13 May 2019 (9 May 2019)

Alan Duncan: ...on recent developments in Venezuela, including the 7 May International Contact Group meeting. She may also provide an update on Western Balkans, Sudan and the US decision not to renew the waiver of Title III of the Helms-Burton Act. Libya Ministers will discuss the ongoing security situation in Libya, following Libyan National Army (LNA) advances on Tripoli. The UK is deeply concerned by...

Legal Aid for Inquests — [Mrs Anne Main in the Chair] (10 Apr 2019)

Lucy Frazer: ...things easier within the ambit of having a means test. In February, we announced another measure that may help the hon. Lady’s constituent, which is that we have agreed to backdate the legal help waiver. The director of legal aid casework has the discretion to backdate funding for ECF representation to the date that the ECF application was made, but he did not have the discretion to...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Afghanistan (4 Apr 2019)

Carol Monaghan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, for what reasons a waiver from Indefinite Leave to Remain fees was granted to the 150 Afghan Interpreters who aided the British Army during Operation Herrick.

Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Human Rights (25 Mar 2019)

Tim Farron: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Home Office guidance Fee waiver: Human Rights-based and other specified applications, how many visa applications have been made in the categories (a) five-year partner and five-year parent route (ECHR Article 8 rights), (b) 10-year partner, parent or private life route (ECHR Article 8 rights), (c) extension of leave...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Iraq: Economic Situation and Energy (14 Mar 2019)

Alistair Burt: ...against Iran. Trade between Iran and Iraq continues in non-dollar currencies to allow the import and export of goods. Iraq continues to import electricity and gas from Iran as permitted under a waiver provided by the US Government.

Uk’S Withdrawal from the European Union (13 Mar 2019)

Matthew Pennycook: ...anyone thinks that, amid the acrimony that would exist following a no-deal exit, the EU would ride to the rescue and agree to a raft of reciprocal mini-deals in all the essential areas required, a waiver of the Union’s rules or a standstill transition period without a withdrawal agreement, as amendment (f) suggests, they should remind themselves of the Commission’s plans for a no-deal...

Trade Bill - Report (2nd Day): Amendment 22 (13 Mar 2019)

Lord Bates: ...a priority once the withdrawal agreement has been agreed. In terms of EU imports into Northern Ireland, not across the land border, the answer to the question of whether tariffs apply is yes. The waiver applies only to goods moving from Ireland to Northern Ireland. This is a temporary measure that would need to be implemented. The noble Lord, Lord Kerr, asked about potential arbitraging in...

Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill - Report (12 Mar 2019)

Baroness Blackwood of North Oxford: agreements enable countries to reimburse one another on a fair and transparent basis. Noble Lords, particularly the noble Lord, Lord Foulkes, have queried why we cannot simply rely on waiver agreements. Fair reimbursement is the key reason why. Without this Bill, we would be restricted to waiver agreements outside the EU without a way to establish fair and transparent payment...

Written Ministerial Statements — Home Office: EU Settlement Scheme (7 Mar 2019)

Caroline Nokes: ...the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. The Government is also laying before Parliament today two negative procedure Statutory Instruments: the Immigration and Nationality (Fees) (Refund, Waiver and Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, which provide for no application fee for the scheme as announced by the Prime Minister on 21 January 2019, and the Immigration (European Economic...

Uncertificated Securities (Amendment and EU Exit) Regulations 2019 - Motion to Approve (25 Feb 2019)

Lord Tunnicliffe: a CSD under the CSDR regime”. Why was 30 March 2017 chosen? Most of these transitional things are on exit day and I can see no logic in 30 March. How long does this transitional waiver last before they must receive authorisation as a CSD under the CSDR regime? At the bottom of the page is the eighth unnumbered bullet point. I think the Minister touched on this point. In the middle...

Future Free Trade Agreements (21 Feb 2019)

Marcus Fysh: ...them to be authorised consignees so that they could close out the transit documents that will be an essential part of future trade. The Government should also look at a more comprehensive scope of waivers for transit guarantees, because the financial liability, especially of operators, cannot close out those guarantees. That will be essential to keeping our trade flowing. They should also...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Children: Maintenance (21 Feb 2019)

Justin Tomlinson: use the Child Maintenance Service safely. Charging is key to our policy of encouraging collaboration between separated parents and research shows that receiving parents who have received a waiver of the £20 application fee due to reporting domestic abuse are just as likely to have an effective arrangement as other receiving parents. The Child Maintenance Service is designed to be a...

Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill - Committee (1st Day) (19 Feb 2019)

Baroness Blackwood of North Oxford: It is done through waiver agreements. Longer-term rights would also be guaranteed for those covered by the citizens’ rights deal, including people living in other countries at the end of the implementation period.

Immigration (Leave to Enter and Remain) (Amendment) Order 2018 - Motion to Approve (14 Feb 2019)

Baroness Hamwee: ...they have to leave the UK and apply out of country, which is what many people in difficult immigration situations have to do at present? UK visitors to the United States need an electronic visa waiver before they depart. They are questioned at the border, can still be refused entry and have their fingerprints and photographs taken. The Department of Homeland Security assumes that all...

Public Bill Committee: Immigration and Social Security Co-ordination (EU Withdrawal) Bill: Examination of Witnesses (14 Feb 2019)

...forward with this kind of approach. For instance, there was no children’s rights impact assessment on fees, including for looked-after children, which you asked about. There is not currently a waiver for citizenship fees, so local authorities are having to pick up the bill. Interestingly, the issue of the EU settlement scheme came up at the Home Affairs Committee hearing on Tuesday. One...

Leaving the EU (21 Jan 2019)

Vincent Cable: I, too, welcome the fee waiver and the Prime Minister’s willingness to engage in serious conversations, including about the merits and practicalities of a people’s vote. May I ask a specific question? At the end of last week, the Secretary of State for Defence put 3,500 troops on Brexit standby. Will she clarify what their rules of engagement would be in the event that they face angry and...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Diplomatic Immunity (15 Jan 2019)

Alan Duncan: ...most serious cases, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office asks for the diplomat or family member in question to be withdrawn from the UK unless he or she cooperates with any investigation under a waiver of immunity granted by their government or international organisation.

European Union (Withdrawal) Act: [5th Allotted Day] (9 Jan 2019)

Vincent Cable: ...-war world, it has established one central principle, and actually it is not free trade; it is something called the most favoured nation—MFN—rule. It is about non-discrimination. It has one big waiver, which is to allow common markets and customs unions such as the European Union to function on the basis of total free trade within themselves, but its whole objective is to stop the...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Diplomatic Service: Debts (8 Jan 2019)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...have been issued incorrectly. Two thirds of all diplomatic missions pay the London Congestion Charge, but as diplomatic missions and diplomats are immune from prosecution in UK courts without a waiver of immunity which can only be granted by the sending State, there is no legal course of action which Her Majesty's Government or local authorities can take to enforce payment of the...

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