Written answers

Tuesday, 8 March 2016

  • Department for Transport

    • Maritime and Coastguard Agency

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many applications for consent have been refused by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency since 2010.

    • Maritime and Coastguard Agency

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many applications for consent have been determined by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency since 2010.

      Space Technology

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps the Government plans to take to mitigate the costs of and time taken for International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) applications...

      Maritime and Coastguard Agency

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many applications for consent determined by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency have required appropriate assessment of their effect on European...

      Maritime and Coastguard Agency

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many applications for consent determined by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency have required environmental impact assessment since 2010.

      Driving Tests

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what plans he has to improve waiting times at driving test centres in (a) Bristol, (b) Chippenham, (c) Trowbridge and (d) Westbury.

      Maritime and Coastguard Agency

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, for which activities consent is determined by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.

      Driving Tests: Wrexham

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department plans to close the driving test centre in Wrexham.

      High Speed 2 Railway Line

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether heavy goods vehicles will use access roads in Brondesbury Villas during the construction phase of High Speed 2.

      Railways: Compensation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what amounts have been paid to passengers under the Passenger's Charter and Delay/Repay schemes in 2015-16 to date by each train operating company.

      Members: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, when he intends to answer the letter dated 20 January 2016 from the Right hon. Member for Manchester, Gorton with regard to Mr D. Zdravkovic.

  • Department for Communities and Local Government

    • Social Services: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, if he will estimate the maximum overall annual amount which could be raised if each local authority imposed the maximum social...

    • Communities and Local Government: Consultants

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how many consultants' contracts were terminated early in each of the last six years for which figures are available; and what...

      Temporary Accommodation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what steps he plans to take to reduce the number of homeless families with children living in temporary accommodation for...

      Temporary Accommodation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how many children were housed in temporary accommodation for longer than the six-week legal limit in (a) the London Borough of...

      Social Services: Veterans

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, pursuant to the Answer of 16 February 2016 to Question 26311, if he will make additional funding available to local authorities...

      National Insurance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how much the Government plans to provide each local authority to meet the cost of planned changes to national insurance.

      Housing: Tenure

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what information his Department holds on which local authorities hold information on the tenure of a property from completed...

      Children: Poverty

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what steps his Department (a) has taken or (b) plans to take to analyse the reasons for the changes in the Income Deprivation...

      Communities and Local Government: Billing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what proportion of his Department's invoices for goods and services supplied by (a) private companies and (b) small and...

      Housing Estates: Regeneration

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, with reference to the Prime Minister's announcement of 10 January 2016, Prime Minister pledges to transform sink estates, how...

      Local Government Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of guidance issued to councils on budget transparency.

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • India: Political Prisoners

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent reports he has received on the case of Bapu Surat Singh Khalsa; and if he will raise that case with his counterpart...

    • Ukraine: Cybercrime

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with his US counterpart on the security implications for the UK and the US of the recent...

      Forced Marriage Unit

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, how much funding and how many full-time equivalent staff have been allocated to the Forced Marriage Unit in (a) each financial...

      Lebanon: Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assistance his Department provides for (a) education, (b) youth services and (c) medical treatment in Palestinian camps in...

      Lebanon: Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what support his Department is giving to the Lebanese government to create employment in the Palestinian camps in Lebanon.

      Lebanon: Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will ensure that any assistance provided to Palestinians in camps in Lebanon is used to encourage reconciliation between...

      Lebanon: Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what use his Department makes of information it collects in Palestinian camps in Lebanon.

      Jordan: Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what support the Government has given to the Jordanian government to assist with the refugee situation in that country.

      Jordan: Christianity

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, with reference to the Open Doors World Watch List on the persecution of Christians, what discussions his Department has had...

      Saudi Arabia: Religious Freedom

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions his Department has had with the Saudi Arabian government on the role of religious police in that country.

      Lebanon: Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what support the Government has provided to the Lebanese government for vetting and security checking refugees entering that...

      UK Membership of EU

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 1 March 2016 to Question 28406, for what reasons the governments within the EU that support further...

  • Northern Ireland Office

  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

    • Money Lenders

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how much funding has been allocated to the Illegal Money Lending Units over the next three years.

    • Recruitment: Flexible Working

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what steps his Department is taking to encourage businesses to advertise flexible working arrangements by default in job...

      Minimum Wage

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what the amount of financial penalties was for non-compliance with national minimum wage (a) imposed on and (b) paid by each of...

      Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Video Conferencing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what investment his Department has made in video-conferencing facilities in each of the last five years.

      Members: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, when he plans to reply to the letter of 18 January 2016 from the hon. Member for North East Fife on the Royal Mail's dismissal...

      Waste Management: EU Action

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what representations were made by the Minister of State for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise at the Pre Competitiveness...

  • Department for International Development

    • UK Membership of EU: Referendums

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assessment she has made of the potential effect on the UK's international development capabilities of the UK leaving the EU.

    • Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what representations her Department has made to the OECD on changing the definition of Official Development Assistance.

      Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what proportion of Official Development Assistance (a) was allocated over the last five years and (b) will be allocated in each of the...

      Conflict, Stability and Security Fund

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what proportion of the budget of the Conflict Security and Stability Fund will come from her Department in each year up to 2020.

      Fiji: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much her Department plans to spend on emergency aid relief in Fiji in response to the recent cyclone in that country.

      Israel: Palestinians

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, which of the (a) 108 structures funded by the EU or its member states in the Occupied Palestinian Territories and demolished by the...

  • Department for Education

    • Gujarati language: Education

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 7 January 2016 to Question 20756, whether a response from the Chief Regulator of the Office of Qualifications and...

    • Teachers: Training

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps she is taking to ensure that the supply of newly-qualified teachers is not affected by imbalances in the distribution of teacher training...

      Schools: Disability

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate she has made of the cost of including data by type of disability in the school census.

      Special Educational Needs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether she plans to monitor local authority spending in 2016-17 on specialist education services for children with special educational needs and...

      STEM Subjects: Females

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps she is taking to secure the appropriate data to monitor the progress of programmes which encourage the uptake of STEM subjects by girls.

      Special Educational Needs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much additional funding for 2016-17 her Department has allocated to (a) Ofsted and (b) the Care Quality Commission to support their inspection of...

      Children: Disability

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 11 February 2016 to Question 25802, what the source of the data is on outcomes achieved by disabled children that her...

      Children: Disability

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 11 February 2016 to Question 25802, for what reasons her Department does not provide SEN or disability breakdowns in the...

      Children in Care: Missing Persons

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many (a) looked after children went missing and (b) incidents there were of looked after children going missing from their placement there were...

      Children in Care: Housing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps her Department takes to monitor the compliance of local authorities with their statutory duty to secure sufficient accommodation for...

      Pre-school Education: Greater London

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many local authority maintained nurseries there were in (a) London, (b) Brent, (c) Camden and (d) Hampstead and Kilburn constituency in each year...

      Children: Disadvantaged

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps her Department is taking to ensure that children from the poorest families have not fallen behind their peers when they start school.

      UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how she plans to respond to the Concluding Observations of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC); and whether her Department has made an...

      Association of Independent LSCB Chairs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much funding her Department has provided to the Association of Independent Local Safeguarding Children's Board Chairs in each financial year since...

      Schools: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if she will commission a technical review of the indicators of deprivation used to decide formulae for funding for (a) schools and (b) free school meals.

      Teachers: Languages

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of foreign language teachers are native speakers.

      Young People: Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps the Government is taking to encourage discussions between business leaders and the education sector on improving young people's readiness...

      Pre-school Education: Inspections

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the effect on Ofsted's budget of the expansion of Ofsted's control over early years inspectors.

      Pupils: Disadvantaged

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if she will make an assessment of the potential effect on disadvantaged students of the Education Funding Agency discontinuing funding for summer...

      Schools: Mental Health

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps the Government is taking to promote good mental health among teachers and students.

      Schools: Greater London

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate her Department has made of the additional (a) salary and (b) other costs which are incurred by schools in London, compared with those...

      Schools: Sexual Offences

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many incidents of indecent exposure have been recorded as having taken place on school sites in each year since 2010.

      Children: Walking

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what discussions her Department has had with the Department for Transport on steps to meet the Government's objective to increase the proportion of...

      Children's Play

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of (a) strategic local approaches to play, and (b) local authorities submitting regional play...

      Schools: Vocational Guidance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, at what age it is her policy that schools should start providing pupils with careers advice.

      Supply Teachers: Conditions of Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if she will take steps to ensure that all supply agencies offer supply teachers' pay and conditions at the same rate as national teachers' pay.

      Children's Play

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment she has made of the implications for her policies of the recommendations in the charity Sense's report entitled, Making the Case for...

      Social Workers: Training

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, in which universities the Frontline programme was promoted in (a) 2015 and (b) 2016.

      Department for Education: Billing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of her Department's invoices for goods and services supplied by (a) private companies and (b) small and medium-sized enterprises...

      Schools: Admissions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many appeals were heard by the Education Funding Agency and Local Government Ombudsman in relation to admissions decisions made by (a) academies,...

  • Ministry of Justice

    • G4S

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many fines G4S has paid under any contract with his Department in each of the last five years; and for what reasons each such fine was imposed.

    • Probate: Fees and Charges

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the effect of the recent increase in probate fees on the number of people who seek to avoid such fees by moving property...

      Business: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to pages 49-50 of the Survey of the Provision in the UK of Access to Remedies for Victims of Human Rights Harms involving Business...

      Immigration: Advisory Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many immigration advisers were registered with each of the professional bodies approved as registers of immigration advisers in each year since...

      Magistrates' Courts: Sentencing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, in which circumstances magistrates are required to send cases to the Crown Court in cases in which their sentencing powers would be sufficient to deal...

      Female Genital Mutilation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many Female Genital Mutilation Protection Orders have been (a) applied for and (b) issued by courts since those orders were introduced.

      Young Offenders: Reoffenders

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, in how many and what proportion of cases 16 and 17 year olds being convicted of committing a second knife offence the perpetrator received the mandatory...

      Dangerous Driving: Convictions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many people were convicted of the offence of causing serious injury by dangerous driving in each year since 2012-13; and how many such people were...

      Driving under Influence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the cost of drink driving to the justice system in each of the last three years.

      Intersex: Young People

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will take steps to ensure that young intersex people are included in the Government's review of youth justice.

      Personal Injury: Compensation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what progress his Department has made on implementing the recommendations of the whiplash reform programme.

      Personal Injury

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the effect on court fee income of changes to personal injury law and procedure prior to making his announcement in the...

      Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if his Department will respond to the conclusion of the Amnesty International Report 2015-16, the State of the World's Human Rights, relating to the UK.

      Domestic Violence: Legal Aid Scheme

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps the Government plans to take to review the provision of legal aid to domestic abuse victims as a result of the Court of Appeal judgement of...

      Ministry of Justice: Billing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what proportion of his Department's invoices for goods and services supplied by (a) private companies and (b) small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)...

      Prisons: Education

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps his Department is taking to improve education in prisons; and if he will make a statement.

  • Department for Culture, Media and Sport

    • Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Staff

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what estimate he has made of the reduction in staff numbers in his Department needed to meet the efficiency and reform savings...

    • Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Radicalism

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, whether his Department has a communication's strategy to tackle violent extremism.

      Museums and Galleries: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, how much funding his Department is providing to museums in each region and nation of the UK.

      Arts Council England: Per Capita Costs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what estimate of spending per capita in each region Arts Council England has made for each year until 2020.

      BBC: Royal Charters

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what steps he plans to take in the forthcoming Charter Review to include the BBC within the remit of Freedom of Information legislation.

      BBC: Royal Charters

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what steps he plans to take in the forthcoming Charter Review to ensure that the BBC provides greater value for money.

      Tourism: Battles

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what plans he has to promote battlefield tourism in England in the next 12 months.

      Cultural Heritage: Battles

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what (a) protection and (b) funding is available for historic battlefields in (i) England and (ii) Northam in Torridge and West Devon...

      Tourism: South West

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what steps he has taken to promote tourism in the south west of England in the last 12 months.

      Sports: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, whether he has had discussions with (a) Cabinet colleagues and (b) sporting stakeholders on setting up an independent body to fund...

      Sports: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what information his Department holds into anti-doping in UK sport; and if he will make a statement.

      Sports: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what steps he is taking to ensure that bodies undertaking anti-doping investigations in UK sport have access to the most up-to-date...

  • Department for Work and Pensions

    • Disability Living Allowance: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps his Department has taken to ensure that the parents of children with mental health problems are aware that their child may be...

    • Cold Weather Payments: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how much his Department spent on individual cold weather payment notifications in (a) 2011, (b) 2012, (c) 2013, (d) 2014 and (e) 2015.

      State Retirement Pensions: Age

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of increasing the state pension age on savings.

      National Insurance: EU Nationals

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many of the non-UK EU nationals to whom national insurance number registrations were issued in the year to end of September 2015 were (a)...

      Universal Credit

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, on what date he became aware that his Department would not be able to deliver the Universal Credit programme to its original deadline of the...

      National Insurance: Foreign Nationals

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, with reference to the methodology and data sources set out in his Department's paper, Benefit claims by EEA nationals, published in November...

      Disability Living Allowance: Continuing Care

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of disability living allowance claimants have received an NHS Continuing Healthcare assessment to date.

  • Ministry of Defence

    • South Sudan: Deployment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many armed forces personnel are expected to be deployed in support of the UN and African Union missions to South Sudan.

    • MOD Hebrides

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what assessment his Department has made of the potential for permission to be given to use the Vertical Launching System at Benbecula as a commercial...

      Defence Equipment: Testing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what steps his Department has taken to ensure that equipment is properly tested before purchase or procurement.

      Ministry of Defence: Redundancy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 22 February 2016 to Question 26719, what change programmes are underway which are expected to reduce the number of his...

      Ministry of Defence: Redundancy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 22 February 2016 to Question 26719, how many civilian staff posts have been removed to date as a result of (a) the Army 2020...

      HMS Vengeance: Repairs and Maintenance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 15 February 2016 to Question 26147, whether the cost of the work undertaken during the Long Overhaul Period of HMS Vengeance...

      Army Reserve: Recruitment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many new entrants joined the Army Reserve in 2015; and how many such entrants successfully completed phase (a) one and (b) two training.

      Armed Forces: Physiotherapy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether (a) Health Education England and (b) the Department of Health consulted his Department over the workforce need of the armed services and defence...

      Armed Forces: Physiotherapy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will make it his policy to sponsor physiotherapy education places for future service physiotherapists.

      Nuclear Weapons: Transport

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what guidance is issued under the Radiation (Emergency Preparedness and Public Information) Regulations 2001 to homes along the route of convoys...

      Fiji: Storms

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether he plans to deploy (a) Fijian soldiers serving in the British Army and (b) other Army resources for humanitarian purposes in Fiji in response to...

      Burma: Military Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether soldiers from Burma Army military operations command 2 (MOC-2) light infantry battalion (LIB) 9 or Burma Army Battalion 330 have received any...

  • Home Office

    • ClearSprings Management

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the value is of contracts awarded to Clearsprings by her Department in each of the last six years.

    • Home Office: UK Membership of EU

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Prime Minister's Oral Statement of 22 February 2016, Official Report, column 35, on the European Council, whether her...

      Crimes of Violence: Females

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 3 February 2016 to Question 24958, how much funding the Government allocated for the provision of (a) domestic...

      Female Genital Mutilation

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 11 February 2016 to Questions 26129 and 26130, how many and which organisations applied for funding for community...

      Female Genital Mutilation

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how much funding the Government provided to the Female Genital Mutilation Helpline in (a) 2013-14, (b) 2014-15 and (c) 2015-16; how many...

      Forced Marriage Unit: Telephone Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many telephone calls from (a) domestic and (b) international locations the Forced Marriage Unit received in (i) each financial year...

      Refugees: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, when the Government plans to announce the outcome of proposals to assist unaccompanied refugee children from conflict regions.

      Police: Greater Manchester

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many police officers are on duty each night of the week in each division of Greater Manchester Police.

      Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the effect of the demolition of the Calais camp known as the jungle on the number of migrants entering into...

      Crime: Greater Manchester

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps she is taking to help reduce knife crime in Greater Manchester.

      Asylum: Housing

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, (a) when, (b) where and (c) for how long the powers under section 101 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 to designate reception zones...

      Police and Crime Commissioners

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department is taking to improve public awareness and understanding of the roles of police and crime commissioners.

      Slavery

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 3 March 2016 to Question 28947, how many referrals the helpline has made to which relevant bodies in each year it...

      Asylum: Calais

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many asylum applications have been made from Calais in each year since 2010; and how many such applications have been unsuccessful.

      Police: Pensions

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether she plans to establish equality in pension provision for surviving spouses of police officers across the different countries of the UK.

      Michelle Samaraweera

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what representations have been made by whom in her Department to the Indian government on the extradition of the person charged with the...

  • Scotland Office

    • UK Membership of EU: Scotland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on Scotland of the UK leaving the EU.

  • HM Treasury

    • Treasury: Ministerial Policy Advisers

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the (a) policy and (b) other responsibilities are of each special adviser in his Department.

    • Treasury: Ministerial Policy Advisers

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answers of 10 February 2016 to Question 26025 and 25 February 2016 to Question 27582, whether special advisors at his Department are...

      Revenue and Customs: Greater Manchester

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 3 February 2016 to Question 24298, on Revenue and Customs Greater Manchester, if he will place in the Library the value for money...

      Council of Economic Advisers

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, on what date his Council of Economic Advisers last met in full; and how many times it met in full in the last 12 months.

      Financial Institutions: Visas

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 21 January 2016 to Question 20725, (a) on what dates and (b) with which financial providers the Government had discussions prior...

      Smuggling

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what progress he has made on the formation of the cross-ministerial working group on illicit trade.

      Investment Income: Taxation

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he is taking to ensure that bank dividends are properly taxed.

      Treasury: Sick Leave

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many officials of his Department took sick leave for reasons relating to stress in each of the last five years; and what proportion of (a) his...

      Treasury: Resignations

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many of his Department's officials resigned in each of the last 12 months.

      Income Tax

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the Answer of 24 March 2014, Official Report, column 12W, what assessment he has made of the effects on revenues of a reduction in the top...

      Government Departments: Bank Services

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, which banks are permitted by his Department to hold government funds.

      Money Laundering: Maldives

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps his Department is taking to tackle the use of money laundering services in the Maldives by UK citizens.

      Wholesale Trade: Alcoholic Drinks

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what contingency plans he has should an insufficient number of wholesalers not have signed up to the Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme by the end of...

      Revenue and Customs

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether decisions to close HM Revenue and Customs offices are subject to ministerial approval on a case-by-case basis.

      Service Industries: EU Internal Trade

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits for the UK economy of the completion of a EU single market in services.

      Treasury: Fringe Benefits

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 26 February 2016 to Question 26827, what the job titles are of those people in receipt of subsidised health insurance.

      Self-employed: Tax Avoidance

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of how many personal service companies are in operation in the UK.

      Personal Injury

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the effect on income tax receipts of changes to personal injury law and procedure prior to making his announcement in the...

      Taxation: Electronic Cigarettes

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether the Government plans to make representations to EU institutions on EU plans to tax (a) e-cigarettes and (b) other reduced risk products at the same...

  • Department for Energy and Climate Change

    • Sellafield: Conditions of Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what changes have been proposed to the existing terms and conditions of the Sellafield workforce under the workforce reform initiative.

    • Department of Energy and Climate Change: UK Membership of EU

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, with reference to the Prime Minister's Oral Statement of 22 February 2016, Official Report, column 35, on the European Council,...

      Energy: Billing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what assessment her Department has made of the potential effect on consumer energy bills of bringing forward by one year the start of...

      Energy: EU Action

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what assessment her Department has made of the potential merits for the UK economy of the completion of a EU internal energy market.

      Solar Power: Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what the change in the number of jobs in the solar industry has been since May 2015.

      Coal Fired Power Stations

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of supporting the deployment of ultra-super critical coal fired power stations...

      Department for Energy and Climate Change: Lobbying

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, how many organisations in receipt of grant funding awarded by her Department were found to have engaged in activity that influenced or...

      Tidal Power

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what assessment her Department has made of the relative costs of tidal lagoon projects compared to other forms of tidal power technology.

      Tidal Power

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what plans her Department has to consider the potential of other tidal energy technologies as part of its review of tidal lagoon...

      Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme

      To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, what total annual payments were made for renewable heat under the renewable heat incentive (RHI) in (a) 2012-13, (b) 2013-14, (c)...

  • Cabinet Office

    • Lobbying

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if he will estimate how many (a) people and (b) organisations will be affected by the interim guidance on the new anti-lobbying clause in government...

    • Pregnancy: North West

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, how many women have died (a) in pregnancy and (b) during childbirth in (i) St Helens, (ii) St Helens North constituency, (iii) Merseyside and (iv) the...

      Queen Elizabeth II: Anniversaries

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what steps the Government plans to take to celebrate HM the Queen's 90th birthday.

      Freedom of Information

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if his Department plans to accept the recommendations of the Commission on Freedom of Information that the Freedom of Information Act should be...

      Constituencies

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if he will place in the public domain the complete set of submissions that were made to the Boundary Commission's review of parliamentary constituency...

  • Wales Office

    • UK Membership of EU: Wales

      To ask the Secretary of State for Wales, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on Wales of the UK leaving the EU.

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Small Businesses: Rural Areas

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps she is taking to ensure that small rural businesses can adapt to the changes proposed to the Environmental...

    • Dredging

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 23 February 2016 to Question 27063, what steps she plans to take to ensure oversight mechanisms...

      Marine Conservation Zones: Devon

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of expanding the Marine Conservation Zone from Bideford to Foreland...

      Waste Disposal

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps she plans to take to ensure the UK meets (a) the EU target to 50 per cent of municipal waste by 2020 and (b) the...

      Recycling: Christchurch

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 22 February 2016 to Question 27122, what assessment has been made of the effectiveness of the...

      Agriculture: Subsidies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent changes the Government has made to the Basic Payment Scheme claims process; and what assessment the Government...

      Agriculture: Subsidies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, on what date she plans to announce the Basic Payment Scheme claims process for 2016.

      Agriculture: Subsidies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps the Government is taking to ensure (a) people who have not received payments from the Basic Payment Scheme for...

      Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Billing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what proportion of her Department's invoices for goods and services supplied by (a) private companies and (b) small and...

  • Department of Health

    • NHS 111

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, if he will take steps to improve the level of expertise and knowledge amongst 111 NHS staff.

    • Stem Cells: Donors

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much public funding has been provided to (a) NHS Blood and Transplant, (b) Anthony Nolan, (c) NHS England and (d) other bodies for stem cell donation...

      Stem Cells: Transplant Surgery

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department has made of the geographic variation in the effectiveness of each of the UK's NHS transplant centres for the...

      Female Genital Mutilation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, which (a) GPs, (b) acute trusts and (c) mental health trusts failed to submit data to the Female Genital Mutilation Enhanced Dataset via the Health and...

      Stem Cells: Donors

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much his Department spent on securing stem cell donations from abroad for patients in the UK who have blood disorders or blood cancer in each year...

      Stem Cells: Donors

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what information his Department holds on (i) the number of people who were registered as stem cell donors with (a) NHS Blood and Transplant, (b) the...

      Stem Cells: Transplant Surgery

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many NHS transplant centres there are for the transplantation of stem cells for people with blood cancer or blood disorders; how much funding has NHS...

      Hepatitis and Obesity

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the level of (a) obesity, (b) hepatitis B and (c) hepatitis C is in (i) England and (ii) each parliamentary constituency in the last year for which...

      Health

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with Cabinet colleagues on developing a cross-departmental strategy to improve access and availability to fitness and sports...

      Female Genital Mutilation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many medical professionals have completed each of Health Education England's e-learning training sessions on female genital mutilation in (a)...

      Stem Cells: Donors

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what proportion of (a) people from black and minority ethnic backgrounds, (b) white northern Europeans, (c) mixed race people and (d) people from other...

      Medical Treatments

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions NICE has had with the EU institutions on the proposed Joint Action 3 on health technology appraisals.

      Mental Health Services: Children and Young People

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what overlap there is between the £1.4 billion funding for improving children and young people's mental health services referenced in the Answer of...

      Liver Diseases

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many hospital admissions due to liver disease there were in (a) England and (b) each parliamentary constituency in the last year for which figures...

      Diseases

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether the 100,000 Genomes project will be able to diagnose patients with a ring chromosome.

      NHS: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to page 15 of the interim report of the Accelerated Access Review, published October 2014, what recent discussions he has had on the...

      Diabetes

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many type 1 diabetics have received a prescription penalty charge in each of the last three years.

      Visual Impairment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate he has made of the number of people who are short-sighted in each of the last five years; and what steps he is taking to ensure such people...

      Lung Cancer: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, when he expects the lung cancer drug Zykadia to be available on the NHS.

      NHS: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to page 24 of the interim report of the Accelerated Access Review, published in October 2015, what steps he is taking to ensure that drugs...

      Colorectal Cancer

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what estimate his Department has made of the number of patients who will be able to access treatments for colorectal cancer on the NHS from April 2016.

      Cancer: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent discussions he has had with NHS England and NICE on the Cancer Drugs Fund consultation; and whether he discussed with those bodies whether...

      Colorectal Cancer: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions his Department has had with NICE and NHS England on the availability of Erbitux for metastatic colorectal cancer patients.

      World Health Organisation: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much the Government has contributed to the World Health Organisation in each of the last three years for which figures are available.

      Clinical Commissioning Groups

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what recent representations he has received from (a) the British Medical Journal, (b) GP networks, (c) Monitor and (d) other organisations on conflicts...

      Clinical Commissioning Groups

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether his Department has made an assessment of the proportion of GPs on the executive bodies of clinical commissioning groups who have a financial...

      NHS: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the timetable is for the publication of the findings of the Accelerated Access Review.

      Human Embryo Experiments

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether he has had discussions with the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority after its authorisation of a licence for gene editing of human...

      Department of Health: Publications

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what public information leaflets and literature have been published by (a) his Department and (b) NHS England on mental health.

      Mental Health Services: Ethnic Groups

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, in how many areas the NHS provides mental health services that are targeted at black men; and what types of service provision are so targeted.

      Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that (a) LGBT and (b) BAME communities are represented in literature relating to (i) sexual and (ii) mental...

      Compulsorily Detained Mental Patients

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many people of each (a) gender and (b) ethnicity were sectioned under the Mental Health Act 1983 in each of the last five years.

      Pharmacy: Greater London

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much central Government funding has been allocated to how many community pharmacies in (a) London and (b) Hampstead and Kilburn constituency in (i)...

      Alcoholic Drinks: Misuse

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what information his Department holds on the extent of high consumption of alcohol by men in the UK relative to such consumption in other EU states.

      *No heading*

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the evidential basis for new guidelines on alcohol limits in respect of proposed metabolisation of alcohol by men and women.

      Mental Health Services: Training

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, which local authorities will host Think Ahead graduate trainees on placement; and whether he has plans to expand that programme.

      Nabiximols

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 24 February 2016 to Question 28215, what the implications for the availability of Sativex to Multiple Sclerosis patients are of...

  • Women and Equalities

    • Physics: GCE A-level

      To ask the Minister for Women and Equalities, what proportion of girls in (a) state and (b) private schools took physics A-level in 2015.

  • Home Office

    • Deportation: EEA Nationals

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many EEA nationals with ongoing applications for discretionary leave to remain as victims of human trafficking have been issued with "minded to remove"...

    • Home Office: Interpreters

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what consultations they have held, if any, about the rates of pay of interpreters contracted to work for the Home Office Interpreter Operations Unit, and...

      Home Office: Interpreters

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the announcement by the Home Office in January, whether a fundamental review of interpreter services has been commissioned, and if so, what are...

      Immigration: Europe

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with the EU, UN, and Interpol with regard to the pursuit of criminal gangs that exploit refugees and migrants in Europe.

      Human Trafficking

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many people have been (1) charged with, and (2) convicted of, people smuggling offences in the UK in each of the past 10 years.

      Police and Crime Commissioners

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many of the 41 persons presently employed to discharge the function of Chief Executive of the Office of Police and Crime Commissioner in police forces in...

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • North Korea: Russia

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what representations they have made to the government of the Russian Federation about the new extradition treaty signed between the Democratic People’s...

    • North Korea: Russia

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the number of North Koreans who work in Russia as labourers or who have entered Russia to escape North Korean human rights...

      Nigeria: Boko Haram

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with the Nigerian authorities about any action being taken to support the integration of traumatised women and girls who are...

      South Sudan: Sanctions

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the answer by Baroness Verma on 29 February (HL Deb, cols 573–5), whether the UK Mission to the UN, following receipt of a UN Security...

  • Northern Ireland Office

    • Belfast Agreement

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Dunlop on 24 February (HL5812) concerning the Belfast Agreement 1998, why they did not answer the question and whether...

    • Belfast Agreement

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answers by Lord Dunlop on 24 February (HL5739 and HL5740) concerning the Belfast Agreement 1998, why they did not answer the question...

  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

    • Computer Software

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have  considered tackling in-built obsolescence in computer software, equivalent to legislation in France under decree 1482, and if not,...

    • Internet

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have  considered tackling in-built obsolescence in relation to internet search engines, equivalent to legislation in France under decree...

      Tickets: Sales

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to address investigations by Which? and 5 Live that found that secondary ticket sites are carrying ticket listings that are in...

      Tickets: Sales

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what action they are taking to ensure that online secondary ticket companies are properly monitoring and countering potential ticket touting, in compliance...

      Tickets: Sales

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they are taking to ensure that primary and secondary ticket companies that are based abroad comply with the Consumer Rights Act 2015 when selling...

      Tickets: Sales

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many penalties have been issued to ticket sellers under the Consumer Rights Act 2015, and how many of those penalties were issued to secondary ticket sellers.

      Insolvency

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what work they are doing to promote the UK's insolvency regime to the European Commission as it develops its plans for an insolvency directive.

      Insolvency

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the World Bank's methodology for producing its Resolving Insolvency rankings.

      Insolvency

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the main criteria for judging whether an insolvency regime is successful.

      Insolvency

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of which of the provisions of the European Commission's 2014 Recommendation on a new approach to business failure and...

      Retail Trade: Employment

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of why the UK retail sector is predicted by the British Retail Consortium to lose up to 900,000 jobs in the next decade.

  • Department for International Development

    • Syria: International Assistance

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the Supporting Syria and the Region Conference, how much of the $5.8 billion pledged for 2016 has been received, and when they expect all...

    • Refugees: International Assistance

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Verma on 18 February (HL5926), whether they intend to propose a system of sharing of expenditure by EU member...

      Libya: Refugees

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the number of Libyan refugees currently residing in Tunisia.

      World Humanitarian Summit

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government who will represent them at the forthcoming World Humanitarian Summit in May.

      World Humanitarian Summit

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what their priorities are at the forthcoming World Humanitarian Summit in May.

      World Humanitarian Summit

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to work with the UK members of parliament who are attending the forthcoming World Humanitarian Summit in May.

      Palestinians: EU Aid

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they contribute to the EU programme of assistance to the Palestinians; what is the gross annual amount of funding for that programme, and what...

  • Department for Education

    • Literacy: Charities

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government which literacy charities they have provided with funding over the last five years, and how much funding they have provided in each case.

    • Schools: Admissions

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the findings of the report An Unholy Mess, published by the Fair Admissions Campaign and the British Humanist Association...

      Schools: Admissions

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what percentage of objections submitted to the Office of the Schools Adjudicator about the admission arrangements of schools were submitted by (1) groups and...

      Children: Education

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Nash on 29 January (HL5640), whether they request and collate statistics from each local authority about pupils who...

      Faith Schools: Admissions

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Nash on 15 February (HL5803), what assessment they have made of the criticisms of the admissions practices of a...

      Gcse

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what was the average number of GCSEs grades A to C, including Maths and English, gained by pupils in the English Core Cities in (1) 2012, (2) 2013, (3) 2014,...

      Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have to respond to the recommendations set out in the State of the Nation report by the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission...

      Home Education

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many children were educated at home in the UK in the academic year 2014–15.

  • Ministry of Justice

    • Domestic Violence: Legal Aid Scheme

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have, if any, to reform legal aid provision for victims of domestic abuse in the light of the Court of Appeal judgment The Queen (On The...

  • The Lord Chairman of Committees

    • House of Lords: Employment Agencies

      To ask the Chairman of Committees, further to the Written Answer by the Chairman of Committees on 11 February (HL5625), whether agency staff are paid the London Living Wage for the first eight...

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Unmanned Marine Vehicles

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what priority they attach to acquiring and deploying autonomous underwater vehicles, and for what purposes they plan to use those vessels.

    • Libya: Military Intervention

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 22 February (HL5864), whether the term UK troops includes members of 13 Squadron, based at RAF Waddington, and...

      Astute Class Submarines

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 19 January (HL4885), whether the dates given in fact show that the time from laying down to operational...

      Defence Fire and Rescue Service

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government on how many occasions in the last five years Ministry of Defence firefighters attended accidents on public highways involving civilian property.

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Dogs: Smuggling

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what national resources are available to track and apprehend gangs selling illegally imported puppies to buyers across the UK.

    • Plants: Diseases

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the dangers posed to trees and shrubs by Xylella fastidiosa, and the experiences of France and Italy in tackling that disease, what steps...

  • Department for Communities and Local Government

    • Community Engagement Forum

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Williams of Trafford on 28 January (HL5141), who the "sixteen influential Muslim Women" were who met the Prime...

    • Anti-Muslim Hatred Working Group

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Williams of Trafford on 28 January (HL5141), whether they will name the four members of the Anti-Muslim Hatred...

  • Cabinet Office

    • Charities: Lobbying

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government which lobbying campaigns organised by charities have been funded by government grants since May 2010.

    • By-elections

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to extend the current 12-month period for taking action following an allegation of overspending by a political-party on a by-election.

      Electoral Register

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the implications for participation in the democratic processes as a consequence of reports that 8000,000 names have dropped...

      UK Membership of EU: Referendums

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Cabinet Secretary has given direction to the civil service on their involvement in the political debate over the referendum to leave or remain in...

      Charities: Political Activities

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many charities in receipt of government grant funding were found to be in breach of provisions preventing use of taxpayers' money for political activity...

      Third Sector

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment has been made of the coalition document The Compact, and whether there are any plans to review or revise this.

      Childbirth

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many live births there were in 2015 at 23 and 24 weeks gestation.

  • Department of Health

    • Human Embryo Experiments

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answers by Lord Prior of Brampton on 11 February (HL5909, HL5910 and HL5960) and 12 February (HL5909), what specific licence...

    • Mental Illness: Prescription Drugs

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the cost to the NHS of prescribed drugs for the treatment of mental health during each of the last five years; and what assessment they have made of...

      Social Services: Expenditure

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Prior of Brampton on 20 January (HL5278), what are the equivalent figures for public spending on adult social care;...

      Health Services: Expenditure

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Prior of Brampton on 20 January (HL5278), how the percentage of GDP spent on health compares with that of the EU...

      Health Services and Social Services

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they intend to take to increase the percentage of GDP being spent on NHS and social care services.

      Screening: Prisoners

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Prior of Brampton on 9 February (HL5469), of those tested, how many were subsequently diagnosed with (1) hepatitis B,...

      Hepatitis: Prisoners

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many individuals within the total prison estate have commenced treatment for hepatitis C in 2015–16 to date, broken down by Operational Delivery...

      NHS: Finance

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the anonymous evidence given to the Public Accounts Committee to the effect that national regulators are "pressuring NHS...

      Prescription Drugs

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of (1) the British Medical Association's report Prescribed drugs associated with dependence and withdrawal: building a...

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