Written answers

Thursday, 15 March 2001

  • House of Lords

    • Variant CJD: Published Data

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What information they have on the demographics of nvCJD, referrals to the CJD surveillance unit, sporadic CJD and dementia; whether they will provide demographic...

    • European Convention on Human Rights, Article 14: Justifiable Discrimination

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath of 1 March (WA 160), whether they consider that Protocol 12 to the European Convention on Human Rights is...

      Autism

      asked Her Majesty's Government: How they intend to support the autistic community in the United Kingdom.[HL Question number missing in Hansard, possibly truncated question.

      Autism

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have considered assisting the National Autistic Society in organising a major conference on autism and the issues surrounding the measles, mumps and...

      Autism

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What plans they have to addresses the shortage of specialist teachers and specialist speech therapists needed to deal with autistic children.

      Autism

      asked Her Majesty's Government: How they plan to meet the needs of autistic children from ethnic minority backgrounds, and, in particular, the need for additional language support.

      Autism

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their policy towards autistic children and adults from minority ethnic communities.

      Autism

      asked Her Majesty's Government: How they intend to ensure that local education authorities and National Health Service trusts fund basic educational services and specialist speech therapy for all...

      Autism

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What action they are proposing to support the expected increase in numbers of autistic children in five years time.

      Chinook ZD576: Position of Crewmen

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean on 20 December 2000 (WA 67) whether Air Vice Marshal Day was mistaken when he stated in the Board...

      PAY 2000: Army Expenditure

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether PAY 2000 will increase or decrease the Army's expenditure on pay and allowance.

      Army Personnel: Overseas Tours

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Burlison on 13 February (WA 29-30), whether they will confirm that no central record exists of overseas tours of Army...

      EC Own Resources: UK Net Contributions

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Prime Minister's statement in the House of Commons on 11 December 2000 (HC Deb, col. 349) that the United Kingdom's net contribution to the European...

      European Union: Inflation Comparisons

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What was the average rate of inflation in the year 2000 of the three best performing member states of the European Union; and what was the comparable rate of...

      European Union Long-term Interest Rate Comparisons

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What was the average nominal long-term interest rate of the three best performing member states of the European Union in the year 2000; and what was the comparable...

      Millennium Dome Faith Zone Donation: VAT

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether VAT is payable in regard to the donation of £1 million made by the Hinduja family to the Faith Zone at the Millennium Dome; and, if so, why it is...

      Barnett Formula Allocations

      asked Her Majesty's Government: How much money was allocated under the Barnett formula for each of the last five years, per head of population, in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

      QCs and Judges: Appointment Processes Scrutiny

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What progress the Government have made in implementing the recommendations of Sir Leonard Peach's independent scrutiny report on the appointment processes for...

      Office for the Supervision of Solicitors

      asked Her Majesty's Government: To whom the Office for the Supervision of Solicitors is accountable; how many complaints the office dealt with in 1999 and 2000; and what was the average time...

      Police Numbers

      asked Her Majesty's Government: How many serving police officers per 100,000 population there are in England and Wales today; and how many there were in 1945, 1955, 1965, 1975, 1985 and 1995.

      Terrorism Act 2000: Objectives of Proscribed Organisations

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Which are the terrorist organisations recommended for inclusion in Schedule 2 (Proscribed Organisations) to the Terrorism Act 2000 whose objectives could have been...

      Previous Conviction Information: Overseas Inquiries

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether, under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, the case of R v Bow Street Magistrates' Court ex parte Mackeson 1982 75 Cr App R 24 is still to be invoked as a...

      Wales: Manufacturing Job Statistics

      asked Her Majesty's Government: How many manufacturing jobs have been lost in Wales since May 1997.

      Wales: Farm Income Decline

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their estimate of the decline in average farm incomes in Wales since May 1997.

      Caravan and Mobile Home Sites: Local Reference Rent

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What information they have about local reference rents, determined under the Rent Officers (Housing Benefit Functions) Order 1997, for payments in respect of the...

      Development Land

      asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they consider that the 40 per cent brownfield/60 per cent greenfield housing programme constitutes a sustainable strategy for large post-industrial cities.

      Local Authorities: Alternative Arrangements Guidance

      asked Her Majesty's Government: What plans they have to make regulations on alternative arrangements for local authorities under Section 32 of the Local Government Act 2000.

      Cattle Carcass Burning

      asked Her Majesty's Government: If they have carried out an assessment of the risk due to BSE infectivity from burning cattle during the present outbreak of foot and mouth disease.

      Agriculture in the United Kingdom 2000

      asked Her Majesty's Government: When they expect the latest volume of Agriculture in the United Kingdom to be published.[HL1252].

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