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Written answers

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

  • Department for Transport

    • Motor Vehicles: Excise Duties

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much his Department has received in credit card fees from people renewing vehicle tax online in the years (a) 2013-14, (b) 2014-15 and (c) 2015-16.

    • Bus Service Operators Grant

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to paragraph 4.30 of his Department's Bus reform workshops: background document, published in September 2015, if he plans to devolve...

      Bus Services Bill (HL)

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what representations he has received from (a) private bus operators, (b) municipal bus operators and (c) local authorities on Clause 21 of the Bus...

      Motor Vehicles: Excise Duties

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much revenue has been retained as a result of refunds for cancelled vehicle tax only being given for any full months of remaining tax since...

      Trains: Construction

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that British manufacturers have fair access to the tendering process to promote the use of UK parts in...

      Railways: East of England

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, with reference to section 7 of the East Anglia franchise Invitation to Tender, published on 17 September 2015, what weighting his Department has...

      Cycling: Poole

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department is taking to increase cycling provision in Poole.

      Motorcycles: Driving Tests

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps his Department has taken to increase the availability of practical test appointments for motorcycle drivers.

      Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency: Training

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency training programme in increasing availability...

      Cycling: Accidents

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will introduce measurable targets on reducing the number of cyclists killed or seriously injured.

      London-Brighton Railway Line: Tickets

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 20 June 2016 to Question 40385, whether he has had discussions with Govia Thameslink Railway on (a) for what reasons the...

      Govia Thameslink Railway: Standards

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, in which reporting periods the performance of the Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern franchise has (a) met and (b) exceeded its breach...

      Govia Thameslink Railway: Standards

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the average lateness in minutes was in reporting period two of (a) 2015-16 and (b) 2016-17 of services on the (i) Thameslink, Southern and Great...

      Govia Thameslink Railway: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department has been informed on any occasion by the Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern franchise that an event of default has...

      Govia Thameslink Railway

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will place in the Library a copy of the Rail Minister's response to the letter of 20 June 2016 from the Chief Executive of the Campaign for...

      London Airports: Iron and Steel

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to ensure that airport expansion at (a) Heathrow and (b) Gatwick Airport will benefit the UK steel industry.

      London Airports

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, to what extent he plans for the decision on airport expansion in the South East to take account of potential economic benefits outside of London and...

  • Home Office

    • DNA: Databases

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the age is of the (a) youngest and (b) oldest person with a profile on the National DNA Database.

    • Police: Stun Guns

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many time tasers were deployed in psychiatric wards in each of the last five years.

      Offences against Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department takes to ensure that (a) her Department and (b) agencies and other bodies of her Department follow statutory...

      Asylum: Females

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many women who claimed asylum on the grounds of sexual violence in their home country are in immigration detention.

      Asylum: Females

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many women who claimed asylum on the grounds of sexual violence in their home country were deported in each of the last three years.

      British Nationality: Fees and Charges

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, for what reasons applicants are charged to apply for (a) naturalisation to become a British citizen and (b) registration to become a British...

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • Atlantic Ocean Islands

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what his Department's five-year strategy and vision statement objectives are for (a) South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands...

    • Stephen O'Malley

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, with reference to the Answer of 25 February 2016 to Question 27742, what information he has on the progress being made by the...

      Ethiopia: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if he will make an assessment of the implications for his policies of the findings of the Human Rights Watch report on...

      Tanzania: British Nationals Abroad

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, how many UK citizens have been (a) refused entry to and (b) deported from Tanzania in each of the last five years for which...

      Eritrea: Ethiopia

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with the Ethiopian and Eritrean governments on avoiding further fighting and conflict along the...

      Eritrea: Politics and Government

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the potential contribution of the organisation Eritrean Unity for Democratic Change to political...

      Yemen: Military Intervention

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, with reference to the UN Secretary General's report on Children and Armed Conflict, published on 2 June 2016, what steps he is...

      Yemen: Military Intervention

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the implications for the UN Security Council's policies on children and armed conflict of the...

      Gambia: Ethnic Groups

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions his Department has had with the UN Office on Genocide Prevention and the Responsibility to Protect on...

  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

    • Packaging: Electronic Equipment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, with which organisations Ministers of his Department have met to discuss the review of enforcement of the Consumer Protection...

    • Consumer Protection Measures in the Ticket Resale Market Review

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, when he plans to respond to the Independent review of consumer protection measures concerning online secondary ticketing...

      Pay

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, if he will conduct a review into the effect of the use of payment intermediaries on pay transparency before the end of 2016.

      Apprentices

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, whether he plans to require non-levy paying employers wishing to recruit an apprentice from April 2017 to make a compulsory cash...

      Thameslink Railway Line

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, with reference to the Answer of 13 July 2011 to Question 65970, on the Thameslink Railway Line, whether the Economic Response...

      Overseas Investment: Treaties

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of mechanisms for parliamentary oversight of the UK's bilateral investment treaties.

      Apprentices

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what estimate he has made of the financial contribution made by employers to apprenticeship training in the last 12 months.

      Apprentices

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how much has been spent on television advertising for the Government's apprenticeship programme in each year since 2006.

      Apprentices: Taxation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, with reference to the Government's guidance entitled Apprenticeship levy: how it will work, published on 21 April 2016, whether...

      Living Wage

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, whether he plans to raise the national living wage to the same rate as the living wage set by the Living Wage Foundation.

  • Department for International Development

    • Developing Countries: HIV Infection

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, pursuant to the Answer of 5 March 2014, to Question 902851, what steps her Department has taken to ensure that the 12 collaborative...

    • Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assessment her Department has made of the merits of the Investment Case prepared by the Global Fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis...

      Developing Countries: Soil

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what research and development her Department is funding into the potential role of agroforestry in improving soil health and condition...

      Department for International Development: Soil

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how many undergraduates studying (a) soil biology, (b) soil chemistry and (c) combined soil biology and chemistry her Department is...

      Developing Countries: Soil

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether her Department provides support to farmer networks and farmer-to-farmer training to promote good soil management.

      Developing Countries: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what programmes her Department supports related to children and religious fundamentalism; and if she will make a statement.

      South Sudan: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assessment she has made of the effectiveness of her Department's work in South Sudan.

      Developing Countries: Education

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to support the education of girls in developing countries.

      Sri Lanka: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assistance her Department is providing to Sri Lanka.

      Ukraine: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assistance her Department has provided to separatist occupied areas of eastern Ukraine in the last two years.

      Syria: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what recent assessment she has made of the effect of UK aid in Syria.

      Developing Countries: Sustainable Development

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to ensure cross-departmental coordination of implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

      Non-governmental Organisations: Pay

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what representations she has made to non-governmental organisations which receive funding from her Department on senior management...

      Developing Countries: Corruption

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what assessment she has made of the potential effect of the outcomes of the Anti-Corruption Summit in May 2016 on developing countries.

  • Department for Education

    • Academies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, which Commissioner would make the decision in a case where a multi academy trust operating in one region wished to expand by adding a school in...

    • Academies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 15 June 2016 to Question 40256, what steps she is taking to ensure that a school which is not required formally to consult...

      Pupils: Absenteeism

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Oral Statement of the Minister of State for Schools of 19 May 2016, on term-time holidays, what progress the Government has made on...

      Two Trees School Denton

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 26 May 2016 to Question 37464, whether Tameside has applied for the disposal of the former Two Trees High School site in Denton.

      Academies: Procurement

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether her Department has a policy on ethical procurement by academy chains.

      Bright Tribe Multi-academy Trust

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what discussions her Department has had with Bright Tribe academy trust on procurement practice.

      Offences against Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps her Department takes to ensure that (a) her Department and (b) agencies and other bodies of her Department follow guidance and legislation...

      Pupils: Exercise

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps her Department has taken to work with the Department of Health on its upcoming childhood obesity strategy to encourage school-based...

      Gcse

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many students in England achieved a GCSE grade (a) C, (b) D and (c) E as their highest grade in each of the last five years.

      GCE A-level

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many students in England achieved an A-level grade (a) C, (b) D and (c) E as their highest grade in each of the last five years.

      Schools: Admissions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when she plans to publish her Department's consultation on the changes to the School Admissions Code proposed in September 2015 on allowing parents to...

      Schools: Admissions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the letter from the Minister of State for Schools to local authorities and schools of 8 September 2015 on the admission to school of...

      Schools: Property Transfer

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what her policy is on taking account of local communities producing a Neighbourhood Plan using powers in the Localism Act 2011 when a local authority...

      Academies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many multi-academy trusts trustees have been removed from post under the Companies Act 2006.

      Free Schools

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many complaints her Department has received about consultations relating to new free schools.

  • Ministry of Justice

    • Prisoners: Repatriation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with which other EU countries the UK does not have arrangements for the return of non-UK nationals to prisons in their country of origin.

    • Personal Injury

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he made of the potential effect of changes to personal injury law and procedure announced by the Chancellor in the Spending Review and...

      Ministry of Justice: Secondment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many of his Department's staff are seconded to work in other countries.

      Interpreters

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to the Answer of 14 April 2016 to Question 33365, on interpreters, what the value was of each of the 44 service credits imposed on...

      Remand in Custody: Social Media

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what measures are in place to prevent people remanded in custody from accessing social media platforms.

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Maritime Patrol Aircraft

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether his Department made an assessment of the potential merits of procuring an alternative to the P-8 Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft before the...

    • Armed Forces: Training

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the out-turn cost was of (a) Army Foundation College, Harrogate and (b) Infantry Training Centre, Catterick in the most recent financial year for...

      Defence Sixth Form College

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what proportion of sponsored students at the Defence Sixth Form College, Welback become either officers in the armed forces or employees of his...

      Veterans: Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what proportion of early service leavers is in employment (a) six months and (b) one year after discharge.

      Type 45 Destroyers

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if he will outline the original intended purpose of the Type 45 destroyers, and the regions of the world where his Department originally intended to...

      Type 26 Frigates

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what assessment he has made of the effect of changes to the timetable for work to commence on building the new Type 26 Frigate on the skills base in the...

      RAF Northolt

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether his Department has plans in the next three years to stop flights into or out of RAF Northolt to enable work to reinforce or rebuild the runway...

  • Department for Work and Pensions

    • Universal Credit

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many (a) consultancy firms and (b) people have been employed by his Department to work on the Universal Credit programme in (i) the...

    • Children: Maintenance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the implications for his policies of the findings of Gingerbread's report, Missing Maintenance, published in...

      Children: Maintenance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 24 May 2016 to Question 37683, on child maintenance arrears, on how many occasions his Department has used each of...

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Fisheries

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps her Department is taking to (a) ratify the Cape Town agreement and (b) otherwise tackle illegal, unreported and...

    • Hazardous Substances: Waste Disposal

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps her Department is taking to stop the illegal export of electronic and other hazardous waste from the UK to Africa.

  • Department for Communities and Local Government

    • Planning Permission

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, with reference to paragraph 7 on page 2 of the National Planning Policy Framework, published in March 2012 whether his...

    • Fracking: Planning Permission

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, if he will wait until the Committee on Climate Change report on the compatibility of UK onshore petroleum with meeting UK...

      Local Plans

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what requirements his Department places on local authorities to demonstrate that their Local Plans will meet identified...

      Alevism

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what plans his Department has to engage with representatives from the Alevi community in Britain.

      Social Rented Housing: Bradford

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, whether his Department has made an estimate of the number of families in Bradford who will move home as a result of pay to stay...

      Right to Buy Scheme: Housing Associations

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what assessment he has made of the replacement rate of housing association properties sold through right-to-buy in each year...

      Housing: Construction

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, whether the Government plans to bring forward proposals in the Neighbourhood and Planning and Infrastructure Bill to remove the...

      Multiple Occupation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, what measures are in place to apply restrictions to houses in multiple occupation that are located in areas associated with the...

      Council Housing: Evictions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, whether his Department maintains central records on the number of council tenants who are evicted from their tenancies and the...

  • Scotland Office

    • Asylum: Scotland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, pursuant to the Answer of 9 June 2016 to Question 38918, what discussions he has had with the Home Secretary on asylum seeker dispersal policy in...

    • Citizens Advice Scotland: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, pursuant to the Answer of 14 June 2016 to Question 40187, whether the Government plans to transfer the funding of Citizens Advice Scotland to the...

  • HM Treasury

    • Bank Services

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will discuss with the banking sector steps to ensure that individuals seeking to switch their current account are able to access their historical...

    • Money Advice Service

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether any of the successor organisations to the Money Advice Service will have a specific remit to promote financial education amongst young people.

      Welfare Tax Credits: Lone Parents

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many tax credit cases which have been processed by Concentrix have involved single parents; and if he will make a statement.

      Vat

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the annual revenue arising from VAT on incontinence products is.

      Bank Services: Fees and Charges

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of a FCA-regulated monthly maximum charge on unarranged overdrafts for personal current accounts.

      Value Added Tax Act 1994

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will bring forward legislative proposals to revise references to handicapped people in Schedule 8 to the Value Added Tax Act 1994.

      Apprentices: Taxation

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the amount Scottish businesses will pay on an annual basis under the proposed Apprenticeship Levy.

      Apprentices: Taxation

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what discussions he has had with Minister of the Scottish Government on the proposed Apprenticeship Levy.

      Industrial Diseases: Compensation

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many HM Revenue and Customs staff are currently allocated to the production of employment histories for occupational disease compensation claims.

      Pensioners: Income Tax

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many pensioners pay income tax at the higher rate.

      Pensions: Lump Sum Payments

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether he plans to change the pension freedoms rules to allow people to withdraw a lump sum after drawing down their pension.

  • Cabinet Office

    • Duke of York

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, whether any Government official or Minister discussed with the Crown Estate its decision not to report the incident of 13 March 2016 at Windsor Great...

  • Department for Culture, Media and Sport

    • Nature Conservation: Tristan Da Cunha

      To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, what assistance his Department is providing to protect the wildlife and habitats of Gough Island from invasive non-native species; and...

  • Department of Health

    • NHS: Conditions of Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to the Answer of 28 April 2016 to Question 35252, how many staff within the scope of the HM Treasury guidance on senior off-payroll engagements...

    • Aston Hall Hospital: Offences against Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what progress has been made on the inquiry into historical allegations of abuse at Aston Hall, Derbyshire; when he expects that inquiry to report; and if...

      Roads: Accidents

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what mechanisms there are for hospitals to recharge insurance companies for the costs associated with the treatment of customers who are involved in road...

      Gambling: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans he has to provide specialist local NHS services to treat gambling addiction.

      Mental Health Services: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether Health Education England will have a budget to commission training for clinical psychology, Improving Access to Psychological Therapies and child...

      Mental Health Services: Females

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, with reference to the Mental Health Taskforce's report, entitled The five-year forward view for mental health, published in February 2016, what steps he...

      Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, which five health conditions required the greatest (a) financial and (b) time commitment from GP services in the last five years.

      Cervical Cancer: Screening

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps are being taken to address the downward trend in cervical cancer screening uptake.

      School Meals: Nutrition

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment his Department made of the applicability of the requirements of school food standards as part of the development of the Government's...

      Cervical Cancer: Screening

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what assessment he has made of the effect of increasing the minimum age for women receiving smear tests to 25 on cervical cancer detection rates in women...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many patients in each clinical commissioning group area had IVF treatment in (a) 2013, (b) 2014 and (c) 2015.

      Human Papillomavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the take-up rate is of the HPV vaccine for girls in (a) Ashfield constituency, (b) Nottinghamshire and (c) the UK.

      Cervical Cancer: Mortality Rates

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what the one-year survival rates are for women diagnosed with cervical cancer following (a) a routine smear test and (b) diagnosis by other means.

      Mental Health Services: Older People

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what resources his Department has allocated to support for older people with mental health issues in (a) England and (b) East Sussex in 2016-17.

      Cervical Cancer: Screening

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many women in Ashfield constituency have had cervical smears in each of the last five calendar years; and what the average number and proportion of...

      NHS Improvement: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, by what date NHS Improvement plan to respond to the email it received from the hon. Member for Wolverhampton South West on 13 May 2016, reference ZA4209,...

      Drugs: Misuse

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps his Department plans to take to support people who are addicted to the psychoactive substances prohibited by the Psychoactive Substances Act 2016.

  • Department for Transport

    • Bus Services: Franchises

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the monetary value of the relevant information that a franchising authority may obtain from local bus operators under...

    • Bus Services: Franchises

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government on what basis local authorities are to be given powers under Clause 5 of the Bus Services Bill [HL] to demand relevant information from bus operators,...

      Bus Services: Franchises

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether draft regulations will be made available under Clause 5 of the Bus Services Bill [HL] relating to the provision of relevant information that a...

  • Department for Education

    • Children's Centres: Closures

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many county councils have closed down their children's centres.

    • Grammar Schools: Buckinghamshire

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will take action in response to the recent report by Local Equal Excellent that children with a Pakistani background sitting the 11-plus...

  • Department for Work and Pensions

    • Poverty

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the Office for National Statistics report on the levels of (1) persistent, and (2) overall, poverty rates in the United Kingdom, what new...

  • Home Office

    • Police: Public Records

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the recommendation of the report of the Hillsborough Independent Panel in September 2012 that police records in England and...

    • Police: Per Capita Costs

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the average cost of a police constable with four years service in (1) the Metropolitan Police Service, (2) a police force in the Home Counties, and...

  • HM Treasury

    • Tobacco: Smuggling

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the answer by Lord Ashton of Hyde on 14 June (HL Deb, col 1099), what action they are taking in response to the practice by some companies of...

    • Tobacco: Smuggling

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their current estimate of the loss of tax revenue each year owing to tobacco smuggling.

      Tobacco: Smuggling

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what steps they plan to take to further reduce the capacity for tobacco wholesalers and retailers to supply illicit tobacco.

      WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they expect to ratify the WHO protocol on the illicit trade in tobacco.

      Devolution: Finance

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the devolved administrations are permitted to re-allocate funds provided by HM Treasury for capital expenditure purposes for resource expenditure...

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