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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...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Road Works: Fees and Charges (26 Jul 2018)

Baroness Randerson: To ask Her Majesty's Government what the cap will be on lane rental charges for major works required to install and replace apparatus; what discounts or fee waivers from lane rental charges will be considered for joint works; and how they intend to define joint works.

Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Fees and Charges (24 Jul 2018)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: Fee waivers are available for specified applications, such as those where removal or refusal to grant leave would be a breach of their human rights. Fee waivers are granted if the applicant is currently destitute, likely to be rendered destitute, or whether there are exceptional circumstances relating to their financial outgoings. This can include having to provide for the particular welfare...

Foreign Fighters and the Death Penalty (23 Jul 2018)

Joanna Cherry: ...what are the strong reasons that the Home Secretary says exist for departing from the policy? I have another question for him: what requests were made by the Trump Administration with regard to the waiver of our long-standing policy? Was the decision to waive our long-standing policy on the death penalty signed off by the Prime Minister, and will the Minister tell us whether the waiver...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Children and Young People (23 Jul 2018)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...are available for vulnerable groups such as children in local authority care. In addition, applicants for leave and further leave to remain on specified human rights grounds may be granted a fee waiver if they are destitute or face destitution, or for reasons relating to the welfare of a child. UKIA - Legislation 2016 (PDF Document, 377.7 KB)

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigrants: Health Services (23 Jul 2018)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: and an exemption for victims of modern slavery. These exemptions will be retained under the amended version of the Order. In addition, where an applicant qualifies for a visa fee waiver on destitution grounds, the surcharge is also waived.

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Topical Questions (16 Jul 2018)

Lloyd Russell-Moyle: Offshore wind projects such as Rampion, off the coast of my constituency, should provide an opportunity for good jobs in Britain, but the Home Office is continuing to provide immigration rule waivers to allow crews from outside the European economic area to work here. Why is the Home Office undermining good maritime jobs off our coast?

Eu: Future Relationship White Paper (12 Jul 2018)

Dominic Raab: ...time, we want Britain to be an open, outward-looking country. We want to encourage and facilitate business trips from the EU to the UK—that is common sense. We want to make sure there is visa waiver travel for tourism such as family holidays—that is common sense. For students and young people wanting to engage in research or go to university, or indeed to engage in the cultural...

Written Ministerial Statements — Department for Education: Childcare update (2 Jul 2018)

Nadhim Zahawi: association. This means that a member of staff is unable to work in childcare even though they themselves have not committed a relevant offence. Disqualified individuals can obtain a waiver from Ofsted against their disqualification. Employers must suspend or redeploy the individual until a waiver is granted, as individuals who are disqualified cannot work in childcare without an Ofsted...

Food Advertising (Protection of Children from Targeting): Draft EU-Canada Trade Agreement Order (26 Jun 2018)

Barry Gardiner: ...this respect, the Committee made repeated attempts over the past two years to ensure that Parliament was given just such a chance. The debate has been pending since the Committee granted a scrutiny waiver to the Secretary of State in October 2016.

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Drugs: Marketing (26 Jun 2018)

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath: To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord O'Shaughnessy on 5 June (HL8118), whether they plan to (1) amend the Marketing Authorisation Holder fee waiver scheme in line with the Pharmaceutical Price Regulation Scheme (PPRS); and (2) exempt any companies with NHS sales below £5 million; and for what reasons the conditions for SecurMed’s fee waivers differ from...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Drugs: Marketing (26 Jun 2018)

Lord O'Shaughnessy: ...) aim is to ensure that SecurMed is complying with the regulation in a fair and proportionate way and this includes consideration of their fee structure. Our assessment is that the fee model and waiver that SecurMed is using is: - Based on a template (blue print) developed by stakeholders at a European level and published by the European Medicines Verification Organisation (EMVO); - In...

Written Answers — Department of Health and Social Care: Drugs: Marketing (26 Jun 2018)

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath: ...Authorisation Holder fee models they are calling for at a (1) national, and (2) European level to take account of the specific situation of small companies; and whether they are calling for fee waivers for a wider number of Marketing Authorisation Holders than in SecurMed’s new fee waiver scheme.

Erasmus Plus Programme (21 Jun 2018)

Gordon Marsden: ...and disabled students. It allows low-income UK students, who may not otherwise be able to afford to go abroad without financial assistance, the opportunity to study. It provides them with a fee waiver and a grant for living expenses. Social mobility, widening participation and encouraging social inclusion are key elements of the programme. As the Russell Group observed in its latest...

Armed Forces: Reserves - Motion to Take Note (21 Jun 2018)

Lord de Mauley: ...of a body mass index. In too many cases, rules have been applied without adequate background knowledge or common sense. Can my noble friend give any news of improvements in that area? There is a waiver system which can allow someone to join to join a specific and, perhaps, less physically demanding role, but it is not properly understood and is applied patchily. Unlike the Army Reserve,...

Written Answers — Treasury: Financial Services: Misrepresentation (20 Jun 2018)

Kevin Hollinrake: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps (a) his Department and (b) the FCA is taking to raise awareness of the mis-selling of (i) non-insurance debt waiver and (b) debt freeze products.

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