Written answers

Tuesday, 26 September 2017

  • Department for Education

    • Students: Loans

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether she plans to (a) cap or (b) reduce the interest rate applied to student loans.

  • Attorney General

    • Attorney General: Redundancy Pay

      To ask the Attorney General, how much has been paid to (a) men and (b) women who left the Law Officers' Departments under exit schemes since 31 March 2016.

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • European Maritime and Fisheries Fund

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what proportion of the UK allocation from the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund has been (a) allocated and (b) spent.

  • Department for Transport

    • Diesel Vehicles: Imports

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, whether they intend to ban the importation of vehicles produced by those German car manufacturers that are being investigated by the German anti-trust authorities...

    • Trains: Standards

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what comparative assessment they have made of (1) new Intercity Express bi-mode trains, and (2) fully electric trains, in respect of their (a) acceleration,...

  • Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

    • Electric Vehicles

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to improve the capacity of the electricity grid to cope with additional demand resulting from increased numbers of...

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • Israel: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will propose measures to improve the status quo for the people of East Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza, for humanitarian reasons and to prepare the...

    • Saudi Arabia: Religious Freedom

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of freedom of religion or belief in Saudi Arabia.

      Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the Foreign Secretary intends to meet the Iranian Foreign Minister or members of his team at the next UN General Assembly; and if so, whether he will...

      Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how they are taking forward the request from Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's legal representative that an independent medical commission should examine her for her...

      Israel: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports that Hamas leaders have offered the government of Israel a long-term ceasefire in exchange for the...

      Israel: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the government of Israel regarding reports of the eviction of families living in East Jerusalem.

      Israel: Burma

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports that the government of Israel has supplied weapons to the government of Myanmar.

      Palestinians: Freedom of Expression

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Palestinian Authority following reports of restrictions being imposed on free speech and the arrest of activists who...

      Bahrain: Technical Assistance

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 31 July (HL931), how the £1.52 million from the Conflict, Stability and Security Fund for...

  • Department for Education

    • Entry Clearances: Overseas Students

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many international students with Tier 4 visas gained qualifications in the last academic year for which figures are available.

    • T-levels

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made in developing T-level qualifications.

  • Ministry of Justice

    • Magistrates' Courts: Newcastle upon Tyne

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether magistrates court proceedings will be heard in Newcastle following the proposed relocation of family proceedings to the Civic Centre; and if not heard in...

    • Legal Representation

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will publish the results of their review of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 in relation to (1) the number of...

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Caribbean: Hurricanes and Tornadoes

      To ask Her Majesty's Government when relief aircraft at RAF Brize Norton were ordered to be loaded up to fly to the disaster zone affected by Hurricane Irma.

    • Caribbean: Hurricanes and Tornadoes

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many UK military personnel are engaged in relief efforts in (1) the British Overseas Territories, and (2) other Commonwealth nations, impacted by Hurricane Irma.

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