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Written Answers — Department for Education: Foreign Students: EU Countries (2 Aug 2016)

Craig Whittaker: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the potential effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on the ability of UK students studying language courses to work, study and live in other EU countries.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Companies: Ownership (2 Aug 2016)

Alan Duncan: ...be public, but these measures will place our Crown Dependencies and Overseas Territories well ahead of other similar jurisdictions and represent a significant step forward in our ability to counter criminal activity.

Written Answers — Department for Education: Universities (1 Aug 2016)

Jim Cunningham: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on the long-term ability of universities to maintain current levels of educational provision; and if she will make a statement.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Zakir Naik (1 Aug 2016)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: ...the decision to ban Zakir Naik from visiting the UK what discussions they have had with other governments about the nature and content of the broadcasts for which he is reportedly responsible and his ability to travel to their jurisdictions.

Written Answers — Department for Exiting the European Union: EU Law (27 Jul 2016)

Deidre Brock: To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, if he will, in negotiations to leave the EU, ensure that courts retain the ability after the UK leaves the EU to put questions of EU law for matters arising before the UK left the EU to the Court of Justice.

Written Answers — Department for Exiting the European Union: Visas: EU Nationals (27 Jul 2016)

Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, what assessment he has made of the practical consequences of re-introducing a visa system for EU citizens entering the UK and the ability of UK embassies and consulates to fulfil this requirement.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Family Proceedings (27 Jul 2016)

Peter Dowd: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if she will review the Family Procedure Rules 2010 to ensure that those rules do not restrict the ability of hon. Members to represent their constituents; and if she will make a statement.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Ministry of Defence: Staff (26 Jul 2016)

Lord Touhig: ...s Government, in the light of the proposed 30 per cent reduction in Ministry of Defence civilian staff as set out in the 2015 Strategic Defence and Security Review, what assessment they have made of the ability of the Ministry of Defence to deliver major programmes.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces (26 Jul 2016)

Lord Touhig: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the level of recruitment forecast in the 2015 Strategic Defence and Security Review, what assessment they have made of the Armed Forces' ability to undertake the range of tasks they face.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Armed Forces (26 Jul 2016)

Earl Howe: ...as risks to UK national interests emerge. Significant investment in a variety of critical enablers, both before and after the Strategic Defence and Security Review 2015, underpins our continued ability to meet demands both in the UK and overseas.

Written Answers — Department of Health: Primary Health Care (25 Jul 2016)

David Mowat: Initial analysis of the potential financial impact of self-care interventions demonstrated that there is the ability for a substantial amount of savings to be derived from the Self-care Programme over the next few years. This is subject to the successful delivery of alternative, complementary programmes of activity over the same period. NHS England is in the process of conducting detailed...

NHS and Social Care: Impact of Brexit - Motion to Take Note (21 Jul 2016)

Baroness Tyler of Enfield: ...people—the elderly and the disabled—in their homes. Given the current shortfalls in both health and social care that we have heard about, surely the Government must urgently clarify their intentions on the ability of EU nationals to work in health and social care roles in the UK, not least to avoid EU staff in the NHS deciding to leave to work in other countries where they may...

Backbench Business: Summer Adjournment (21 Jul 2016)

Bob Stewart: Surely the Secretary of State for Health is thinking of the patients when he says we ought to have a seven-day-a-week NHS and the ability to see a doctor seven days a week? He is surely thinking of the patients. One may disagree with him, but that is the case.

Farming: Impact of Brexit - Question for Short Debate (21 Jul 2016)

Lord de Mauley: ...financial effects on farmers of the potential loss of subsidies arising from the departure of the UK from the European Union. It is surely unlikely that Her Majesty’s Treasury, once it is given back the ability to decide how UK taxpayers’ money is spent, will maintain, for example, the basic farm payment at anything like its current level. It seems to me that there is a good...

Backbench Business: Snares (21 Jul 2016)

Simon Hart: ...pleasure. It is a practical requirement for people whose job it is to manage wildlife populations for the protection of either gamebirds or agricultural animals. Everybody who does it does it to the best of their ability. Nobody derives pleasure from it. If it was as inefficient as the hon. Gentleman claimed in his opening remarks, those people would not use it as a means of control. I...

Palestine: Children - Motion to Take Note (21 Jul 2016)

Lord Palmer of Childs Hill: ...arthritis, which has the potential to be life-threatening without proper treatment. The children had been permitted to travel to Israel once a month for an injection, and the situation was improving until Hamas denied them the ability to leave the strip. The noble Lord, Lord Warner, referred to the psychiatric problems of Palestinian children. I recently visited towns and farming moshavs...

House Committee - Motion to Agree (21 Jul 2016)

Baroness Smith of Basildon: ...the first time will have a great responsibility, because how they conduct themselves and how they fulfil these roles will become the marker against which these roles will be judged. I have no doubt at all as to their ability and commitment. I look forward to working with them and all those on the new committees. I add, though, that I have one doubt about the new committees. I am...

Academies: Sponsors - Question (21 Jul 2016)

Lord Nash: ..., primary sponsored academies which have been open for two years improved their results by more than double those of local authority maintained schools. The benefits of academy status include the ability to employ teachers from a wide variety of backgrounds and to pay them appropriately.

School Funding: Business of the House (21 Jul 2016)

Jim Shannon: ...again raised the issue of the welfare of our soldiers. May I, on behalf of the whole House, convey to his fiancée and family our sincere sympathy? He was a soldier of immense courage, strength and ability, and we sorrow at his death. As the Leader of the House will know, the Defence Select Committee, of which I am a member, has recently made recommendations for training that included...

Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Finance (21 Jul 2016)

Philip Dunne: ...nor any consideration of changes. The Government remains committed to the principles of the NHS, enshrined in the NHS Constitution, that access to NHS services is based on clinical need, not the ability to pay. The Government is also committed to working with the NHS in implementing its own plan for the future of the NHS – the Five Year Forward View – backed up by the...


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