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Nuclear Weapons - Question for Short Debate (20 Feb 2018)

Baroness Goldie: ...50 years and it remains the only legally binding treaty on nuclear non-proliferation and disarmament to receive global acceptance. Perhaps most crucially, the nuclear non-proliferation treaty has worked. By offering reciprocal guarantees to all its signatories, it has succeeded in significantly limiting the global proliferation of nuclear weapons. As many of your Lordships will be aware,...

Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill - Second Reading (Continued) (20 Feb 2018)

Baroness Worthington: ...policy to drive investment throughout the charging and EV supply chain in Great Britain. In my limited experience in the House I have often judged the importance of a Bill by the size of its impact assessment, and unfortunately this Bill gives itself away by the size and brevity of its impact assessment. Clearly more could be done using this parliamentary opportunity. As it stands, the...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work Capability Assessment: Welsh Language (20 Feb 2018)

Hywel Williams: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many work capability assessments are carried out through the medium of Welsh.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work Capability Assessment: Welsh Language (20 Feb 2018)

Hywel Williams: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many assessors are able to carry out work capability assessments in the Welsh language by constituency in Wales.

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Unmanned Ground Vehicles (20 Feb 2018)

Guto Bebb: We are actively engaged in the assessment of requirements and solutions for unmanned systems for the resupply of frontline troops. While we are not currently considering the acquisition of the US Army's Squad Multipurpose Equipment Transport (SMET) programme, other work is ongoing to develop similar capabilities. The most promising of these will be evaluated during the British Army's Exercise...

Written Answers — Department for Education: Communication Trust (20 Feb 2018)

Nadhim Zahawi: The Department for Education has funded The Communication Trust (TCT) to provide support to those working with children and young people with speech, language and communication needs (SLCN) since 2007. Between 2007 and 2013 this was via direct grants to TCT; since 2013, it moved to a contractual arrangement, with funding secured via an open competition. In March 2017, the Department for...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Social Security Benefits (9 Feb 2018)

Alok Sharma: The information requested is set out in the table below. As the Department’s performance measure is to process claims to JSA and ESA within 10 working days, this information is also included. Claims Processed in 5 working days Total Claims Processed % of Claims Processed in 5 working days Claims Processed in 10 working days % of Claims Processed in 10 working days Jobseekers...

Acute and Community Health (8 Feb 2018)

Stephen Barclay: ...service—an incredibly high number for one organisation. The failings of the organisation were perhaps most starkly apparent in the services provided at Liverpool Prison, where the trust failed to properly risk-assess patients, including for nutrition and hydration, and it did not effectively manage patients at high risk of suicide. The review also identified serious failings in...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Employment and Support Allowance: Tumours (8 Feb 2018)

Sarah Newton: ... 1,000 2011 1,200 2012 1,100 2013 1,200 2014 1,200 2015 1,100 2016 1,200 2017 (Jan - Mar) 300 Table 2: Number of individuals assigned to the ESA Support Group or the ESA Work Capability Group following their Work Capability Assessment (for initial, repeat or IB reassessment claims), whose main disabling condition was recorded as relating to Brain or Central Nervous...

Scottish Parliament: Islands (Scotland) Bill: Stage 1 (8 Feb 2018)

Kenneth Gibson: Since long before the launch of the our islands, our future campaign, island communities have demonstrated time and again that they are more than capable of setting their own agenda for development, and they are presenting their own ideas about how to deliver the best possible future for their own islands. In my constituency of Cunninghame North, in the communities of Arran, Cumbrae and Holy...

Nuclear Safeguards Bill - Second Reading (7 Feb 2018)

Lord Broers: ...’s two-track approach to providing safeguards for our nuclear plants, but I naturally hope that we can follow the first track and find a way to remain a member of Euratom, rather than having to rely on the alternative of providing the capabilities ourselves. The Bill provides the means of establishing our own capabilities in the area of safeguards. This is going to be...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Aerospace Industry: North Wales (7 Feb 2018)

Guto Bebb: The Ministry of Defence is working closely with defence industry and other Government Departments to understand the implications and opportunities presented by the UK's departure from the European Union. We assess that UK defence industry has relatively low exposure to the EU labour market, compared to the wider economy. Through our future partnership with the European Union, we want to...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit (7 Feb 2018)

Alok Sharma: ...necessary to remove waiting days for all new claims made on or after 14 February, as announced in the 2017 Budget. It will also include improvements to the processes for referring claimants for Work Capability Assessments and for claimants to record their work search activity.

Palace of Westminster: Restoration and Renewal - Motion to Approve (6 Feb 2018)

the Earl of Lytton: ...large and small, and many of them historic. I fully support the Motion in the name of the Leader of the House, and for the reasons she gave in her introductory remarks. I add my compliments to the work of the independent options appraisal and the Joint Committee, and I am indebted to the briefing given to me by Carl Woodall and Tom Healey, both of whose knowledge is encyclopaedic. To me it...

International Disaster Relief — [Mr Clive Betts in the Chair] (6 Feb 2018)

Alistair Burt: ...conflicts in Yemen, South Sudan and Syria, and the Ebola outbreak in west Africa. DFID responds widely across an unstable world. All colleagues mentioned the respect they have for those who go out and work for the United Kingdom abroad in those various areas. I echo that praise. It was very good that colleagues mentioned that. The hon. Member for Liverpool, Walton spoke of Jamie...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Social Security Benefits: Disability (6 Feb 2018)

Sarah Newton: ...tables: Personal Independence Payment: Official Statistics to October 2017”. The relevant data can be found in Tavle 7b. This data shows the number of mandatory reconsiderations for New Claims and Reassessments broken down by month since PIP was introduced: ce-payment-april-2013-to-october-2017 The number of mandatory...

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Carillion: Insolvency (6 Feb 2018)

Lord Myners: ... to other joint venture partners without further cost or negative consequence; whether the stress testing of financial capacity of contractors to take on additional government work included an assessment of joint and several underwriting; and whether Carillion was judged capable of taking on the obligations of its joint venture partners if they failed.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Work Capability Assessment (5 Feb 2018)

Rosie Cooper: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if the Government will review of its approach to the work capability assessment process.

Independent Radio Production - Question for Short Debate (1 Feb 2018)

Lord Stevenson of Balmacara: ...sector in this country as radio production moves broadly from a system in which most programmes are produced in-house to a commissioning-driven model. That is why my original amendment called for a report to assess the implications of this decision for the wider UK radio production sector, because it certainly changed the terms of trade. It is important to recognise that we are not...

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