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Written Answers — Department for Transport: Parking: Private Sector (21 Jul 2017)

Jesse Norman: ...Audit Agency. This is designed to ensure that the data requested is used only in accordance with strict contractual terms. Failure to comply can result in suspension of the parking company's ability to request vehicle keeper data Following its most recent audit of the DVLA’s procedures for releasing data to private parking companies, the Information Commissioner’s Office found...

Petition - Continuation of Local Bus Services in Congleton Constituency: Future of the NHS (20 Jul 2017)

Richard Drax: ...people. The total budget for NHS England is a staggering £117 billion. The three founding principles of the NHS—that it is available to all, free at the point of delivery and based upon clinical need rather than the ability to pay—still stand. Last week, the US-based Commonwealth Fund health think-tank found the NHS to be the best, safest and most affordable healthcare...

Health: Congenital Heart Disease - Question for Short Debate (20 Jul 2017)

Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen: do this, but the consultation will come out later in the year, we hope. The noble Baroness, Lady Masham, asked about continuity of care. Collocation would encourage that. It not just about the ability to get to the bedside within 30 minutes of the call. The aim is to have immediate access to a full range of specialists, operating theatres and intensive care for the sickest children....

Summer Adjournment (20 Jul 2017)

James Cartlidge: immediately called the ambulance service, which tried to access the house from the rear. The report states that “the delay in getting into the property was due to a tall metal fence, which obstructed their ability to get through to the back of the property. It was in fact so high it was unsafe for them to climb over to gain entry. Therefore, they requested the attendance of the...

Combat Compensation (20 Jul 2017)

Tobias Ellwood: ...when they come home. Military commanders may come to feel that they will be second-guessed back in Britain by lawyers intent on mounting negligence cases. That could have a chilling effect on decision making and affect our ability to fight and complete actions. Against that background, the proposals we put forward in our consultation paper offered a solution, which we believe will...

Euratom - Question for Short Debate (20 Jul 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: ...outside the EU. These isotopes are not subject to Euratom supply agency contracts or to Euratom safeguards. This means that no special arrangements need to be put in place ahead of withdrawal. The UK’s ability to import medical isotopes from Europe and the rest of the world will not be affected. Let me say a little more about safeguards as this is also, quite rightly, a subject with...

Grenfell Tower and Fire Safety: Update - Statement (20 Jul 2017)

Baroness Healy of Primrose Hill: ...residents are concerned that, although they may get help in the first year after moving in, they may not be able to afford the rents after that because they will go up and it will be beyond their ability to pay. This is causing some of the reluctance to accept offers.

Transport: Remote Island Communities in England - Motion to Take Note (20 Jul 2017)

Lord Berkeley: ...certificate because nobody had picked that up. It was not discovered until November of that year, when it was too late to do anything. There is no evidence that that company has the finance, or possibly the ability, to buy and operate a new ship. It says that it has but it has been saying that for five years. Perhaps the “Scillonian” will limp on for another five years and we...

Jobcentres and the DWP Estate — [Mr Nigel Evans in the Chair] (20 Jul 2017)

Paul Sweeney: ...the highest Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation child poverty rates—up to 50% in some cases. Families are already challenged by severe problems in their lives, and to further frustrate their ability to care for themselves in this way is utterly appalling in a modern society. We have seen the justification that some of the jobcentres in Glasgow are unfit for purpose and unable to...

Fox-Sky Merger - Statement (20 Jul 2017)

Lord Collins of Highbury: ...what the issue is really about. It is about how data are mined, used and abused in terms of media plurality. Can I have a reassurance, if the Minister refers this to the CMA, that the CMA will have the ability to look at this key issue? It is about how things can be manipulated—it is not simply about data protection.

Business of the House (20 Jul 2017)

Lucy Allan: ..., and a complete failure to communicate with my constituents. The proposals have descended into disarray, with local MPs, councillors, and clinicians losing confidence in the management’s ability to deliver. Can we please have an urgent debate to consider this important issue?

Prisoners: Imprisonment for Public Protection Sentences - Question (20 Jul 2017)

Lord Keen of Elie: We are of course conscious of the ability to move under Section 128. That remains under review. However, under the present regime we have seen an acceleration in the number of releases. Be that as it may, let us keep in mind the simple fact that where people achieve the present test, we have a breach of licence conditions rate of about 30%. We are dealing with very difficult and in each case...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Performing Arts (20 Jul 2017)

Matthew Hancock: ...on a territorial basis. While we remain in the EU we are continuing to take an active part in negotiations regarding the DSM ensuring that British views are heard. We are keen to ensure that the ability of audio-visual producers to license their content territorially does not change when we leave the EU.

Written Answers — Department of Health: NHS: Euratom (20 Jul 2017)

Steve Brine: The United Kingdom’s ability to import medical isotopes from Europe and the rest of the world will not be affected by withdrawing from Euratom. Medical radio-isotopes, used in the treatment of some cancers, are not subject to Euratom Supply Agency contracts or to Euratom safeguards. The Government remains committed to improving outcomes for all cancer patients and has confirmed funding...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Pensioners: British Nationals Abroad (20 Jul 2017)

Philip Dunne: ...likewise for UK nationals who have done the same in countries across the EU. Over one million UK nationals have moved to other countries in the EU, and many have built their lives there. Their ability to stay, and for life to continue much as it does now, depends on the agreement that is reached between the UK and the EU. The UK has stated its intention, subject to negotiations, to...

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