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Written answers

Thursday, 13 November 2014

  • Home Office

    • Human Trafficking: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 16 October 2014 to question 209897, how many of the 88 minors who are non-UK nationals and were recorded as...

    • Arrest Warrants

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many (a) British nationals and (b) other people have had their extradition from the UK under a European arrest warrant blocked under the...

      Arrest Warrants

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many requests each police force in England has made for European arrest warrants for the extradition of individuals elsewhere in the...

      Public Appointments

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, on how many occasions her Department has had requests for appointments by exception to the Senior Civil Service turned down by the Civil...

      Pay

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many Instant Rewards of what value were given to her Department's officials in (a) 2013 and (b) 2014 to date.

      Immigration Controls: France

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent discussions her Department has had with its French counterpart on the continued presence of UK border officials at Calais.

      UK Border Agency

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what plans she has to replace the current Border Force cutters; and if she will make a statement.

      Entry Clearances: Russia

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many of the people named in the European Magnitsky Recommendation were granted UK visas in each of the last three years.

      Entry Clearances: Russia

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many of the people named on the US Magnitsky list were granted UK visas in each of the last three years.

      Offences against Children: Databases

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, which body set up the National Image Hashing Database; which agency hosts that Database; and who is responsible for meeting its costs.

      Offences against Children: Databases

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether image data held by the Childbase database was transferred to the National Image Hashing Database; and whether international images...

      Travel Restrictions

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Answer of 7 July 2010 to Question 5608, on how many occasions visa bans have been used to prevent people from each...

  • Department for Transport

    • Roads: Repairs and Maintenance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much funding his Department has allocated to each local authority in England and Wales for road improvement in each year since 2010.

  • HM Treasury

    • Working Tax Credit: Merseyside

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many children aged eight to 17 years old there are in Merseyside in households in receipt of working tax credit and earning below £16,000.

    • Devolution: Greater London

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether the Government plans to devolve new fiscal powers to the Greater London Authority.

      Economic Situation: Northern Ireland

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent discussions he has had with the Northern Ireland Executive on its financial position.

      Mortgages

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent discussions he has had with the Financial Conduct Authority (a) on the clarity of and (b) improving competition in the mortgage market.

      Mortgages

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he is taking to improve transparency of mortgage fees and charges.

      Climate Change

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent estimate he has made of the total amount of money spent across Government annually on measures mitigating climate change.

      Mortgages

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent assessment he has made of the transparency of mortgage pricing; and if he will make a statement.

      Credit: Interest Rates

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will commission research on the effects of levels of advertising by payday loan companies on average levels of personal debt.

      Tobacco

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment his Department and its agencies have made of the effect of the Local Government Declaration on Tobacco Control on his Department's Tackling...

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • Burkina Faso

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the political situation in Burkina Faso.

    • Burkina Faso

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what support his Department is providing to assist the holding of democratic elections in Burkina Faso as quickly as possible.

      Nigeria

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the effect of suicide bombings on the stability of Nigeria since the beginning of 2014.

      Armed Conflict: Sexual Offences

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what progress he has made on implementing the International Protocol on the Documentation and Investigation of Sexual Violence...

  • Department of Health

    • Asthma: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much the Government has spent on the development of new drugs to treat the symptoms of asthma in each of the last five years.

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