Results 1–20 of 3818 for in the 'Written Answers' speaker:Oliver Heald

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Administration of Justice: Audio Recordings (16 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: Litigants in person have the same rights to information as legal representatives. There is no automatic right for any party to either listen to or receive copies of audio recordings made by the court in cases they are involved in. Litigants in person, like legal representatives, can make a general application to the judge hearing the proceedings for permission to access relevant audio...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Forensic Science: Evidence (16 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The timetabling of necessary pre-trial preparation and the giving of appropriate directions for an effective trial listing is a judicial matter. The parties will advise the court at a preliminary hearing of any issues affecting readiness for trial, including the availability of required forensic evidence, and it rests with the court to make appropriate decisions about the trial date.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Immigration: Appeals (16 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The response to this consultation was published on gov.uk on 15 September.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Courts: Greater London (16 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: HM Courts & Tribunals Service keeps its operational estate under review to make sure that it aligns with the delivery of reformed court and tribunal services. On 15 September the Government published a consultation on the future of Camberwell Green and Hammersmith Magistrates’ Courts. Any further proposals will be subject to public consultation.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Magistrates' Courts (15 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: In 2015, of defendants whose cases were completed in the magistrates’ courts, 14% had a date of trial recorded in centrally held data. Of those cases with a trial date recorded, the mean duration from date of first listing to date of trial was 67 days and the median duration was 61 days. HMCTS does not separately collate timeliness of trials which are effective at their first trial...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Law Reporting: Procurement (15 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: Court Reporting & Transcription Project Costs are currently estimated at 687k. This relates to MOJ staff costs, the use of external advice in the preparation of contracts and conducting due diligence tests of bidders.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Law Reporting (15 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunals Service (HMCTS) has issued an Invitation to Tender for the future provision of court transcription services. The successful bidders will provide transcription services under a four year framework agreement, the value of which is estimated at between 20m and 28m over the term of the agreement. We are not in a position to disclose the...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Law Reporting: Expenditure (15 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The table below shows the amount spent on court reporting and transcription services in civil and Crown courts in England & Wales for each financial year from 2011 to 2015. Financial Year Civil & Family Crown Courts 2010-2011 Not Available Not Available 2011-2012 4,101,318.83 4,101,339.00 2012-2013 4,371,822.48 1,953,877.00 2013-2014...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Rented Housing: Evictions (14 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The number of possession hearings that took place in respect of (a) private and (b) social landlords are available on GOV.UK using the following link: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/mortgage-and-landlo rd-possession-statistics-april-to-june-2016

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Debt Collection (14 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The Government is clear that aggressive enforcement action is not acceptable. In April 2014 reforms were introduced to protect people from threatening and intimidating behaviour by enforcement agents. The reforms introduced, amongst other things, safeguards to prevent the use of force against debtors, mandatory training and a certification process for enforcement agents to ensure that they...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Bill of Rights (14 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: We will set out our proposals for a Bill of Rights in due course.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Rape: Convictions (14 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The information requested is available on gov.uk using the following link https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/criminal-justice-sy stem-statistics-quarterly-december-2015

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Offenders: Personal Income (14 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: Anyone facing criminal charges at court is eligible for legal aid, subject to a statutory means test. This ensures more affluent defendants make contributions towards their legal aid costs. The information declared by defendants can be verified by cross-referencing data with other government departments, undertaking checks with credit reference agencies and employers and making requests for...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Pornography: Internet (14 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The information requested is available on gov.uk using the following link: www.gov.uk/government/statistics/criminal-justice-system-sta tistics-quarterly-december-2015

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Equal Pay (12 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: Information on Employment Tribunal fees is published in the Tribunals and Gender Recognition Statistics Quarterly on gov.uk. Data on how many people have paid fees in equal pay cases is not held centrally.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Schengen Agreement (12 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: As the Prime Minister has said, it would not be right for the Government to give a running commentary on negotiations with the EU.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Special Educational Needs: Tribunals (12 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: Information about the number of special educational needs and disability appeals brought against decisions made by each local authority is published on gov.uk. The published statistics are annual figures. Details of appeals brought against local authorities in each quarter of the 2014-15 year are set out in the table below. Local Authority Appeals Registered: 1 September 2014 to 31...

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Employment Tribunals Service: Fees and Charges (12 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: We will publish the outcome of our review into Employment Tribunal Fees in due course.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Ministry of Justice: UK Withdrawal from EU (12 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The Department for Exiting the European Union has responsibility for overseeing preparations for the withdrawal of the UK from the EU and conducting these withdrawal negotiations in support of the Prime Minister. In doing this it is working very closely with other government departments, including the Ministry of Justice, and a wide range of other interested parties.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Legal Aid Scheme (12 Sep 2016)

Oliver Heald: The UN requested that the UK submits its next periodic report under the Covenant (inclusive of a response to all the recommendations from this year’s examination) by 30 June 2021; it would therefore not be appropriate for me to pre-empt this report by anticipating what we, or indeed a future UK Government in 2021, might say. We regularly monitor the operation of the legal aid scheme...


1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > >>

Create an alert

Did you find what you were looking for?

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.