Written answers

Friday, 8 July 2016

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • Europe: Embassies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether any UK embassies in Europe are temporarily closed.

    • EU Countries: British Nationals Abroad

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the implications of UK withdrawal from the EU for UK pensions and healthcare provision for UK...

      Gibraltar: Sovereignty

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if the Government will reaffirm its commitment to ensuring Gibraltar remains British sovereign territory as long as it is the...

      Diplomatic Relations

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment his Department has made of the effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on the Government's global diplomatic...

      Giulio Regeni

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if a representative from his Department will travel to Egypt to meet Egyptian authorities to discuss the murder of Giulio Regeni.

      Saudi Arabia: Religious Freedom

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 7 June 2016 to Question 38785, what the content was of the three most recent representations the...

      Yemen: Cluster Munitions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what information his Department holds on steps taken by the government of Saudi Arabia to investigate the possible use of...

      Mohamed Ramadan

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, with reference to the Answer of 19 April 2016 to Question 33305, whether his Department had sight of the evidence submitted to...

      EU Common Foreign and Security Policy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the UK's withdrawal from the EU on the future of existing European...

      Yemen: Cluster Munitions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with his Saudi counterpart on investigating allegations by Amnesty International on the use of a...

  • Northern Ireland Office

    • Aviation: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what recent assessment she has made of the effect on Northern Ireland of postponing the decision on extra runway capacity in South East England.

  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

    • Medical Treatments

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what engagement his Department has had with the Accelerated Access Review (AAR); and whether the AAR plans to investigate...

  • Department for International Development

    • Developing Countries: Sanitation

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to improve access to water and sanitation.

  • Ministry of Justice

    • Hate Crime: Nottinghamshire

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many incidents reported to the police online reporting portal True Vision in June 2016 took place in (a) Nottingham and (b) Nottinghamshire.

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Syria: Military Intervention

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what reports the Government has received on the existence of evidence of the use of banned weapons by Russian forces in Syria; and what representations...

    • Iraq: Islamic State

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what steps his Department is taking to assist Iraqi forces and prevent the re-taking of Fallujah by Daesh.

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Flood Control: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment the Government has made of the potential effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on flood defence funding.

    • Agriculture: Subsidies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if she will make it her policy to make available funding at the same level as currently received from the Common...

  • Home Office

    • Undocumented Migrants

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent estimate she has made of the number of illegal immigrants in the UK; and if she will make a statement.

  • HM Treasury

    • Taxation: Malawi

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what plans his Department has for the revised UK-Malawi tax treaty to be signed and ratified.

    • Economic Situation

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the economic effect of the outcome of the EU referendum.

      Employment

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made on the potential effect on levels of employment of the UK leaving the EU.

      Cost of Living

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made on the potential effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on the cost of (a) household products, (b) food and (c) cars.

      Public Finance

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate the Government has made on the potential effect on government income of the UK leaving the EU.

      EU Grants and Loans: Scotland

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment the Government has made of the potential effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on EU development funding for Scotland.

      EU Grants and Loans: Wales

      To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment the Government has made of the potential effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on EU development funding for Wales.

  • Cabinet Office

    • UK Withdrawal from EU

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what assessment the Government has made of the potential effect of the outcome of the EU referendum on the future of the Union of the UK.

  • Department of Health

    • Antibiotics: Drug Resistance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with his (a) EU and (b) non-EU counterparts on tackling antimicrobial resistance.

    • Antibiotics

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions Ministers of his Department have had with their counterparts in the devolved administrations on development of new antibiotics and...

      WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with his Ministerial colleagues on Article 5.3 of the WHO Framework on Tobacco Control.

      Tobacco: Smuggling

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what discussions he has had with his ministerial colleagues on the potential effect of the Government's commitment to tackle the illicit trade in tobacco...

      Department of Health: Pay

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health, (a) how much has been paid to officials of his Department as an additional incentive for working overtime on top of their normal overtime payments, (b)...

  • Department for Education

    • Gender: Equality

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what assessment they have made of the findings of the study by Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School of Business that gender diversity benefits do not materialise...

  • Department for Culture, Media and Sport

  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

    • Prisons: Teachers

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government what training teachers preparing to work in prisons receive beyond their teaching qualification.

    • Apprentices

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Neville-Rolfe on 21 June (HL669), what are the exceptional conditions in which apprenticeships of less than 12...

      Overseas Workers: EU Countries

      To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of reports that non-UK EU companies are reconsidering or withdrawing job offers to UK nationals, what assessment they have made of whether...

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