Results 1661–1680 of 4398 for gary streeter

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (5 Jul 2011)

Gary Streeter: The Electoral Commission informs me that all regions in the UK achieved the required verification sample sizes of 25% in each region for 2008 (the first year of performance standards), and 10% in each region for 2009 and 2010.

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register: Standards (5 Jul 2011)

Gary Streeter: The Electoral Commission is currently developing a revised set of performance standards for electoral registration officers (EROs) and will consult formally on these in early 2012 with view to implementing the new approach in time for the September 2012 annual canvass of electors. The new standards will focus on the activities EROs will need to consider in order to move successfully towards a...

Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Local Government: Translation Services (5 Jul 2011)

Gary Streeter: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what estimate he has made of the cost to local authorities of the provision of translation of information about their services from English into other languages.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (29 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: My right hon. Friend will know that our colleague Lord Bates is walking from Olympia in Greece to London, a journey of some 4,000 miles, to raise awareness of the Olympic truce. Will the Prime Minister ensure that when the UK Government table their resolution for observance of the Olympic truce to the United Nations General Assembly later this year, we will add specific proposals for peace...

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (29 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: The Comptroller and Auditor General reported in March 2011 on the Electoral Commission's spending to support the running of elections, including registration. The report was published as the Committee's First Report 2011, “Reports by the Comptroller and Auditor General”, HC 916 (2010-12). It is available via the Committee's webpage: www.parliament.uk/scec

Rural Bus Services (South Devon) (28 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: I congratulate my hon. Friend on securing this important debate and on making such a powerful speech. Given that we cannot anticipate much more Government subsidy over the next two or three years, and given that bus companies understandably do not want to operate unprofitably, does she believe that some improvement could be made if the bus companies, the county council and—as...

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (21 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: The Electoral Administration Act 2006 gave the Electoral Commission the power to set and monitor performance standards for both electoral registration officers (EROs) and returning officers. The powers, at this time, do not extend to sanctions for those officers who do not meet the standards. However, in each of the three years where an ERO has failed to meet one of the standards, the...

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (21 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: The number of electoral registration officers (EROs) that did not meet the participation standard is set out as follows: Number of EROs 2008 265 2009 155 2010 47 This information is available in the Commission's annual assessment reports, which are sent to all hon. Members, and on the Commission website as part of a tool which allows the comparison of year on year...

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (21 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: The Electoral Commission informs me that 47 electoral registration officers did not meet the participation standard in the latest period of data collection. The local authority areas of the relevant EROs are shown in the following list. The Commission informs me that this information can also be found in its annual assessment reports and on the Commission's website. Adur Ashford Barking and...

Caring Responsibilities (15 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: Order. It may help the hon. Lady to know that the debate ends at 4.10 pm, and I want to give the Minister some time to respond.

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Humanitarian Emergency Response Review (15 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: I welcome this report and the Government’s response to it. Will the Secretary of State confirm that he sees a significant role in the reshaped British humanitarian response to disasters for small, niche charities, such as the west country-based ShelterBox, which are often the first on the scene with important life-saving equipment such as tents, cooking facilities and water? I am sure...

Unauthorised Encampments (Brighton) (15 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: Order. I encourage the hon. Gentleman who has the floor to ensure that he leaves enough time for the Minister to respond to the debate and enough time to make his own points. Of course, I cannot stop him allowing others to intervene, but he may want to implement a rule of one intervention only.

Oral Answers to Questions — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Tunisia (14 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: I congratulate the Foreign Office on setting up the Arab partnership fund to enable the Westminster Foundation for Democracy and other participators to help the emerging political forces in Tunisia to march towards democracy. However, does my hon. Friend agree that it is also important not to overlook the moderate Arab states—Morocco, alongside Tunisia, and, a little further away,...

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (13 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: The Electoral Commission writes to all hon. Members on publication of its annual assessment of the performance of electoral registration officers (EROs). This includes details of the performance framework and directs Members to information on its website, where they can review the individual performance of each local authority in Great Britain. In addition to this, for the most recent...

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (13 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: The Electoral Commission implemented a performance standards framework in 2008 which monitors the overall performance of electoral registration officers (EROs). One of these standards assesses the training undertaken by EROs. The results of the annual assessment of both the training and performance of EROs can be found on the Electoral Commission's website. The Commission is working closely...

Written Answers — Electoral Commission Committee: Electoral Register (13 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: Electoral Commission records show that a number of representations, including oral and written parliamentary questions and letters, have been received from hon. Members on electoral registration matters. The figures for the past five full years are detailed in the following tables. Oral representations 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Total Conservative 3 0 1 1 2 7 Labour 0...

Oral Answers to Questions — International Development: Bilateral and Multilateral Aid (8 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: Does my right hon. Friend agree that the better we can demonstrate the effectiveness of UK aid, and that it is not all siphoned off into Swiss bank accounts, the sooner we will get the people of this country behind our excellent and worthy notion of spending 0.7% of GDP on overseas aid?

Oral Answers to Questions — Health: Speech Therapy Services (7 Jun 2011)

Gary Streeter: What plans he has for access to NHS speech therapy services for children.

Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Trading Standards: Video Recordings (24 May 2011)

Gary Streeter: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what assessment he has made of the likely effect on the enforcement of the provisions of the Video Recordings Act 1984 by trading standards officers of the proposed reorganisation of the Local Government Group.


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