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Written Answers — Home Office: Counter-terrorism (23 Dec 2016)

Ben Wallace: There are currently 16 intervention providers (IPs) undergoing assessment for approval to provide ideological mentoring within the Channel programme. The table below provides a breakdown of the regional location of where current IPs reside and are based. The majority of IPs work nationally and are frequently commissioned to work outside of their geographical location to undertake...

Written Answers — Home Office: International Passenger Survey (15 Dec 2016)

Robert Goodwill: ...Office for National Statistics, the UK’s independent statistical institute. The Office for National Statistics regularly reviews the quality and reliability of the International Passenger Survey (IPS), in line with the requirements of the UK Statistics Authority and the Government Statistics Service ‘Code of Practice for Official Statistics.

Immigration: Overseas Students - Motion to Take Note (17 Nov 2016)

Lord Green of Deddington: ...; it is about a third of all non-EU migration. It is quite possible that the exit checks that have just been installed show that that has been an undercount, but we will see. Rumours of 1% are extremely unlikely—that would mean that the IPS was missing 75,000 students a year, which is hardly possible. The prudent course has to be to await clarification before revising policy in...

Written Answers — Home Office: Visas: Overseas Students (17 Nov 2016)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...measure migration figures. Over time the data obtained through exit checks will contribute to the statistical picture and the ONS data on net migration figures, but it will not replace the current IPS survey. We do not recognise the 1% figure as the proportion of international students that overstay. The Home Office is continuing to assess and analyse elements of the exit check data...

Written Answers — Home Office: Overseas Students (7 Nov 2016)

Robert Goodwill: The independent Office for National Statistics (ONS) has confirmed that the International Passenger Survey (IPS) continues to be the best source of information to measure long-term international migration. The ONS published a report in January 2016, “International student migration: what do the statistics tell us?” which can be found here:...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Mental Health Services (4 Nov 2016)

Luciana Berger: ...the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the Mental Health Five Year Forward View Dashboard, when he plans to publish data relating to the indicator on individual placement and support (IPS) reach and number of people getting access to IPS.

Digital Economy Bill (13 Sep 2016)

Jim Shannon: is funded by advertising but, in the language of the Bill, the ancillary service providing the advertising is not based in the UK and does not withdraw its services from a site. In these contexts, if the regulator is denied the power to block IPs, it will have no leverage on the pornography site whatsoever, which is unacceptable. Of course the Government have sought to justify...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Mental Health Services (10 Jun 2016)

Alistair Burt: We have published the following evaluation reports of mental health and work pilots: ― Evaluation of the ‘Telephone Support’ Psychological Wellbeing and Research report (September 2015). A copy of the document is available at the following link: -psychological-wellbeing-and-work-feasibility-pilot-evaluati on; ...

EU Migrants: National Insurance Numbers (12 May 2016)

Henry Smith: Is the IPS not, by definition, random and self-selecting? Is not the best way to measure the number of people in this country to ensure that passports or identity cards are swiped on the way into it and on exiting it?

Written Answers — HM Treasury: Insolvency (11 May 2016)

Lord O'Neill of Gatley: will not be known until this process is complete. The government will stay in contact with the FCA throughout the authorisation process to monitor the impact on customer journeys and capacity. For IPs concerned about the potential burden of FCA authorisation, the FCA has been clear that it takes a proportionate approach to setting fees. This includes imposing tiered fees based on...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Directors: Misconduct (5 May 2016)

Anna Soubry: ..., the official receiver will in all cases make enquiries to determine the cause of insolvency and the conduct of the directors of the company. The number of reports of misconduct submitted by IPs is detailed in the table below, alongside the total number of compulsory liquidations each year. Reporting year IP reports of misconduct Compulsory liquidations Total disqualifications ...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Directors: Misconduct (5 May 2016)

Anna Soubry: The number of complaints received about live companies, and the number of reports received about insolvent companies from insolvency practitioners (IPs), is summarised in the table below. No records are kept of the total number of complaints received about insolvent companies and separate figures are not available for complaints received from regulators. Reporting year No complaints...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Credit Unions and Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Bill: Final Stage (29 Feb 2016)

Fearghal McKinney: ...Ireland through the credit union movement. To conclude, I reiterate that the SDLP supports the Bill. It is a step in the right direction and will go a considerable way towards bolstering credit unions and IPS regulations to ensure that they are best able and best placed to serve our community.

Immigration: Students — Question for Short Debate (25 Feb 2016)

Lord Holmes of Richmond: ...friend the Minister: can he imagine a curry without Cobra? Unimaginable, yet a reality had the noble Lord, Lord Bilimoria, not come to this country as an international student. To turn to the data, the IPS statistics are mainly meaningless. That 90,000 is a nonsense number. We can know nothing from those statistics. If we are going to argue on the numbers, we need to have decent data on...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Insolvency (Amendment) Bill: Final Stage (8 Dec 2015)

Patsy McGlone: ...a report on progress. That is intended to reduce the cost of holding meetings that are poorly attended or not of any particular benefit. The Committee considered options to avoid the situation where, in practice, IPs would have to operate the legacy legislation and the amended legislation concurrently on their portfolios of cases. However, following consideration, the Committee agreed...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Credit Unions and Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Bill: Second Stage (6 Oct 2015)

Phil Flanagan: ...constraints for members seeking to borrow money against their own savings or shares. This legislative opportunity is also being used to implement legislative changes for industrial and provident societies (IPS). The Bill updates two pieces of legislation that govern the operation of credit unions and IPS respectively. Furthermore, the Bill will give credit unions and IPS greater...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Overseas Students (23 Sep 2015)

Baroness Neville-Rolfe: The information requested is not available. Currently net migration of students is measured via the International Passenger Survey (IPS) which estimates volumes of students arriving and leaving, based on their stated main reason for entering the UK at time of arrival (which may not correspond with their visa) and their stated answer to the question of why they originally came to the UK when...

Public Bill Committee: Welfare Reform and Work Bill: Examination of Witnesses (10 Sep 2015)

...people with mental health problems: 8% of people with mental health problems are helped back into work through the Work programme; that is not a great result. Other methods that people use include IPS—individual placement and support—which is a voluntary scheme. It works with people on their aspirations. In a very key way, it looks at what the other barriers are that stop them...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Insolvency (Amendment) Bill: Consideration Stage (23 Jun 2015)

Gordon Dunne: ...the Minister that, in future legislation, a regulatory objective be put in place. In December 2014, the Minister wrote to the Committee stating that provisions for a statutory code of conduct for IPs would be included in the Bill by way of an amendment at Consideration Stage. I believe that all other measures will help to improve the processes for all those involved in the sector. I am...

Written Answers — Department of Health: Stem Cells: Research (19 Jun 2015)

George Freeman: ...0 0 9 18 Notes - BBSRC data in the ‘non-embryonic’ category covers research involving adult stem cells, including research relating to foetal, cord blood and induced Pluripotent Stem cells (iPS), both adult and embryonic stem cells, where the research is generic or where the cell type is not defined. This category also includes the BBSRC contribution to the UK...

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