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Withdrawal Agreement: Legal Position (3 Dec 2018)

Crispin Blunt: ...the potential permanence of or the reasons behind the backstop, what credence should we give to the fact that, although WTO terms suggest there would be a hard border, there is the potential for a waiver under WTO article 9.3 and there is the potential for a national security waiver under article 21? Given that the EU and the Republic have both said they would not put up a hard border,...

Public Bill Committee: Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill: Power to make healthcare payments (29 Nov 2018)

Stephen Hammond: ...The existing reciprocal healthcare arrangements with the EU are based on EU law. Reciprocal arrangements with other third countries at this time do not involve making payments, as they are based on waiver agreements. In line with the Public Accounts Committee concordat, the clause provides statutory authorisation for the expenditure in relation to future funding of healthcare abroad. It...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Foxes: Imports (29 Nov 2018)

David Rutley: ...(as amended) (RIO). Council Directive 92/65/EEC The Animal and Plant Health Agency are required to issue an import licence for foxes imported under the Rabies Importation Order or a Quarantine Waiver under Council Directive 92/65/EEC. APHA have not issued any licences or waivers under the two aforementioned regulations for the period 2015 – 2018.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Foxes: Imports (29 Nov 2018)

David Rutley: ...1974 (as amended) will require a licence under the Rabies (Importation of Dogs, Cats and Other Mammals) Order 1974 and must spend 4 months in quarantine unless they are exempted from quarantine. Waivers from quarantine would only be granted if animals were moving from a premises approved in accordance with Article 13 and Annex C of Council Directive 92/65/EEC Foxes are not part of the...

Markets in Financial Instruments (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 - Motion to Approve (28 Nov 2018)

Baroness Drake: ...from reading the Explanatory Memorandum that these temporary powers go beyond the narrower issue of correcting deficiencies into making policy. For example, as the Explanatory Memorandum confirms, waivers and thresholds for disclosure contained in the current transparency and disclosure regime are calculated on the basis of EU-wide market data. An abrupt move to using UK-only data will...

Immigration (Health Charge) (Amendment) Order 2018 - Motion to Approve (28 Nov 2018)

Lord Russell of Liverpool: Will the Minister come back to the point I raised about the inadequacy of the information we have about how effective the fee-waiver system is?

EU Settled Status Scheme (27 Nov 2018)

Caroline Nokes: ...residence. My hon. Friend and, I believe, the hon. Member for Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East (Stuart C. McDonald), who spoke for the Scottish National party, raised the matter of fee waivers and the cost of applying. This matter was raised with me in the House, specifically in relation to victims of human trafficking, by the hon. Member for Birmingham, Yardley (Jess...

Public Bill Committee: Healthcare (International Arrangements) Bill: Examination of Witness (27 Nov 2018)

...a specific provision that you need to use EHIC first and then have resort to your insurance policy, and insurers may also provide incentives to use EHIC as well. For example, they might provide a waiver for access costs of EHIC; that has been used.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: SecurMed: Fees and Charges (22 Nov 2018)

Jackie Doyle-Price: ...the European Union. It is based on the number of users and cost per connection where larger organisations, which are more likely to have multiple marketing authorisations, pay more. An annual fee waiver scheme exists for micro Marketing Authorisation Holders which is designed to support start-ups and help ensure there is not a barrier to market entry.

Written Answers — Home Office: British Nationality: Children (20 Nov 2018)

Baroness Lister of Burtersett: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the answer by Baroness Manzoor on 23 October (HL Deb, cols 763–5), whether they will clarify for which citizenship applications child fee waivers will apply.

Citizenship and Civic Engagement (Select Committee Report) - Motion to Take Note (19 Nov 2018)

Baroness Lister of Burtersett: ...also enables the Home Office to exempt some people from having to pay a fee”, and, “to waive fees in certain individual circumstances”, is potentially misleading because it implies that such waivers can apply to the citizenship registration fee in question, which they cannot, as underlined by the noble Lord, Lord Russell. One of the Government’s arguments in response to pressure on...

Written Answers — Home Office: British Nationality: Children (16 Nov 2018)

Lord Bradley: ...Majesty's Government how many applications for children to register their entitlement to British citizenship there have been in each of the last three years; and of those, how many have received a waiver of the fee.

Written Ministerial Statements — Ministry of Defence: Commonwealth Recruitment into the Armed Forces (5 Nov 2018)

Mark Lancaster: ...Armed Forces. In light of changes to the size of our Armed Forces a five-year UK residency criterion for Commonwealth citizens wishing to join the Armed Forces was re-imposed in 2013. A limited waiver to this requirement was introduced in May 2016 to recruit up to 200 Commonwealth personnel per annum to fill skill shortage posts. We have now decided to remove the five-year UK residency...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Fees and Charges (29 Oct 2018)

Caroline Nokes: Fees can be waived for applications for leave to remain and renewal of leave to remain in certain specified human rights categories. These are listed in the fee waiver: Human Rights–Based and other specified applica-tions guidance which can be found at Where the application fee is waived the biometric enrolment fee is also waived. The Government has no plans to...

Immigration - Statement (25 Oct 2018)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...or the other—that is, that we are being too soft or too hard on people wishing to come to this country. My noble friend talked about China. I am about 99% certain that China is part of our visa waiver pilot. I will get back to him on that, but I am pretty certain that it is. Therefore, some of the problems that his colleague faced should not have been the case. I will look into it and...

Child Citizenship Fees - Question (23 Oct 2018)

Baroness Manzoor: My Lords, the Home Office duty to have regard to a child’s best interest is considered when developing immigration and nationality fees policy, and is met through the waivers and exceptions in place. This position is reviewed in the policy equality statements that accompany each year’s fee charges. The Home Office will consider representations made on child citizenship fees in this...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Legal Aid Scheme: Domestic Violence (19 Oct 2018)

Edward Argar: ...orders 243 12 2016-2017 Occupation orders 355 28 2017-2018 Occupation orders 310 25 Victims of domestic violence will never be refused legal aid on financial grounds as there is a dv waiver in place. Applications will be refused based on consideration of whether the circumstances of the case indicate that the court is unlikely to grant a non-molestation / occupation Order....

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Low Incomes (11 Sep 2018)

Caroline Nokes: for people applying for indefinite leave to remain. However, no fee is payable for Indefinite Leave to Remain children in Local Authority care and children are also eligible for fee waivers in a set of specified Human Rights cases.

Brexit, Science and Innovation (6 Sep 2018)

Norman Lamb: ...USA to visit the UK to do academic research, attend conferences and undertake training for up to six months without a visa. In the US, the ESTA—electronic system for travel authorisation—visa-waiver programme allows entry for business or tourism for up to 90 days. For longer-term migration, the French have a “talent passport” model, which includes a scientist category under which...

British Citizenship Fees: Children — [Mr Philip Hollobone in the Chair] (4 Sep 2018)

Afzal Khan: be a consensus that the amount charged is not acceptable. As of April this year, the cost of registering a child for citizenship was £1,012—a 51% increase since 2014. There are no exemptions, waivers, reductions or refunds for the fees, even though the Secretary of State has the power to make provision for them. Such outrageously high fees mean that children from poor and low-income...

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