Written answers

Monday, 11 February 2019

  • Department for Transport

    • Transport: Dover

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the transport infrastructure capital account spending has been in Dover constituency in each year between 2009 and 2018.

    • Cycling and Walking: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether the Government provides ring-fenced funding to help local authorities implement local cycling and walking infrastructure plans other than...

      Great Western Railway Line: Electrification

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the effect of the decision to defer electrification of the Filton Bank section of railway on the health of residents...

      Taxis: Disability

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what guidance his Department has issued to private hire and other licensed taxi drivers to support disabled passengers (a) with and (b) without guide...

      Community Transport: EU Law

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the timetable is for the publication of the Government response to the consultation on the application of EU Regulation 1071/2009 and proposed...

      Crossrail Line: Langley

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the timeframe is for the Crossrail station in Langley to be operational.

      Aviation: Allergies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what guidance has been provided to airlines on transporting passengers at risk of anaphylactic shock.

      Transport: Solihull

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the transport infrastructure capital account spending was in Solihull in each year between 2009 and 2018.

      Bus Services: Solihull

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to increase the provision of bus services in Solihull.

      Railways: Solihull

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many people travelling by train (a) to and (b) from Solihull were eligible for delay repay refunds in (a) 2016-17 and (b) 2017-18.

      Railways: Solihull

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what information he holds on the number of passenger (a) arrivals and (b) departures at (i) Solihull, (ii) Olton and (iii) Shirley railway stations in...

      Heathrow Airport: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will hold discussions with Heathrow Airport Management on providing Government support for the development of regional logistic hubs in Northern...

      Crossrail 2 Line

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will publish the interim recommendations of the Crossrail 2 Independent Affordability Review; and what his timeframe is for publishing the final...

      Ports: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department has had discussions with ports in Northern Ireland that have resolved any issues that may arise after 29 March 2019; and if he...

      High Speed Two: Travel

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what estimate he has made of the cost of train tickets purchased for travel by (a) people working for HS2 Ltd and (b) reimbursed to any third party by...

      High Speed Two: Hotels

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what estimate he has made of (a) the hotel expenses paid for by HS2 Ltd in relation to HS2 Ltd personnel and (b) reimbursed to third parties by HS2...

  • Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

    • Domestic Appliances: Counterfeit Manufacturing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of introducing legislative proposals for further...

    • Domestic Appliances: Counterfeit Manufacturing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what recent assessment he made of the cost to the UK economy of the sale of counterfeit and substandard electrical products.

      Parental Leave and Parental Pay: Baby Care Units

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether the Government will consider extending statutory leave and pay for parents whose baby is admitted to neonatal...

      Parental Leave: Baby Care Units

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of statutory leave and pay provisions for parents whose baby is admitted to...

      Nuclear Power Stations: Cumbria

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how much funding his Department has allocated to the Moorside Nuclear Power station project in Cumbria since February 2017.

      Pay

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department has estimated the value of wages unlawfully unpaid in the last year for which information is...

      Mash Holdings: Company Accounts

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to the Answer of 31 January 2019 to Question 212620 on Mash Holdings: Company Accounts, what steps have been...

      Employment Agency Standards Inspectorate

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what the annual budget has been for the Employment Agency Standards Inspectorate in each of the last three years; and...

      Business: Location

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what recent estimate his Department has made of the number of UK-based businesses based in (a) Lewisham Deptford...

      Business: Billing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, when his Department plans to publish a response to its consultation entitled Creating a responsible payment culture: a...

      Domestic Appliances: Scotland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what discussions (a) he, (b) ministers in his Department and (c) officials in his Department have had with the...

      Iron and Steel

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he is taking to support the UK steel industry in the event of the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

      Business: Insolvency

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what comparative assessment he has made of year on year trends in the level of business insolvencies in each of the...

      Motor Vehicles: Manufacturing Industries

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, pursuant to his oral contribution of 4 February 2019, Official Report column 73, how many car manufacturers operating...

      Aviation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what meetings his Department has had with counterparts in the Department for Transport on the forthcoming aviation strategy.

      Professions: Qualifications

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, to what extent professional qualifications and registrations will continue to be mutually recognised between the UK and...

      Iron and Steel and Motor Vehicles

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment his Department has made of the potential effect of the UK leaving the EU without a withdrawal agreement...

      Carers: Leave

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, with reference to the recommendations on page 16 of the Carers UK report, Juggling work and unpaid care: A growing...

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • Ecuador: Foreign Relations

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions his Department has had with its counterpart in Ecuador on building economic ties with the UK.

    • China: Climate Change

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions his Department has had with its counterpart in China on reducing the effects of climate change.

      Pakistan: Foreign Relations

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions his Department has had with the Government of Pakistan since the last election in that country; and what...

      Pakistan: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with his counterpart in Pakistan on the maintenance of human rights in Pakistan.

      Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Buildings

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what the (a) budget and (b) costs have been for his Department's offices on King Charles Street, London in 2019.

      Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Buildings

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, which properties on his Department's assets register were worth over £5 million at 31 March 2018.

      Italy: Refugees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with his Italian counterpart on the rescue of the 47 migrants by the Sea-Watch 3 vessel.

      Zimbabwe: Freedom of Expression

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to the Government in Zimbabwe on respect for fundamental freedoms including freedom of...

      Democratic Republic of Congo: Elections

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what assessment he has made of the legitimacy of the recent elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

      Christianity: Oppression

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with countries listed in the Open Doors 2019 World Watch List of the 50 countries where Christians...

      Bangladesh: Politics and Government

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether the UK Government recognises the outcome of the Bangladesh General Election held on 30 December 2018; and what his...

      Bangladesh: Elections

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what steps the Government is taking in response to reports of electoral fraud during the recent General Election in Bangladesh.

      Thailand: Asylum

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with his Thai counterpart on the effect of reform to the law on asylum seekers on refugees in that...

      Russia: Jehovah's Witnesses

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions he has had with his counterpart in Russia on the religious freedom of Jehovah's Witnesses in that country.

      Foreign Relations

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, when the Soft Power Strategy will be published.

      Eritrea: Ethiopia

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether his Department has provided diplomatic or operational support for the transfer of Badme from Ethiopian to Eritrean...

      Eritrea: Ethiopia

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether his Department is providing support to residents of Badme who are transferring from Ethiopian to Eritrean nationality.

  • Attorney General

    • John Broadhurst

      To ask the Attorney General, if he will make an assessment of the adequacy of the sentence delivered in the case of R v Broadhurst in December 2018.

    • Crown Prosecution Service: West Midlands

      To ask the Attorney General, pursuant to the Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 213932, what the change has been in the case load of the Crown Prosecution Service for each crime type, in the...

      Crown Prosecution Service: Expenditure

      To ask the Attorney General, what the change has been in the level of funding allocated by the Crown Prosecution Service at (a) a regional level and (b) CPS Direct level in each year from 2010 to...

  • Department of Health and Social Care

    • In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the live birth rate was under IVF when 1-4 eggs were collected and fresh embryos were transferred from stimulated IVF cycles in each...

    • In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the live birth rate was under IVF when 1-4 eggs were collected and frozen embryos were transferred from stimulated IVF cycles in...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the median age was of women undergoing IVF who had 1-9 eggs collected and who had fresh embryos transferred from fresh stimulated...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what was the median age of women undergoing IVF who had 10-14 eggs collected and who had fresh embryos transferred from fresh stimulated...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what was the median age of women undergoing IVF who had 15-20 eggs collected and who had fresh embryos transferred from fresh stimulated...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the median age was of women undergoing IVF who had 21 or more eggs collected and who had fresh embryos transferred from fresh...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the median age was of women undergoing IVF who had 1-9 eggs collected and who had frozen embryos allowed to perish from fresh...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the median age was of women undergoing IVF who had 10-14 eggs collected and who had frozen embryos allowed to perish from fresh...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the median age was of women undergoing IVF who had 15-20 eggs collected and who had frozen embryos allowed to perish from fresh...

      In Vitro Fertilisation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the median age was of women undergoing IVF who had 21 or more eggs collected and who had frozen embryos allowed to perish from fresh...

      Accident and Emergency Departments

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department has plans to introduce screening questions to patients at A&E Departments to reduce waiting times.

      Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps the Government is taking to ensure the effectiveness of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman.

      Dental Services: Fees and Charges

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the press release entitled, Dentists welcome official investigation into fines hitting vulnerable NHS patients,...

      NHS: Members' Constituency Work

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 21 January 2019 to Question 209287 on NHS: Members' Constituency Work, when the NHS started to require hon....

      Health Insurance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans the Government has to maintain mutual recognition of EU health insurance policies after the UK leaves the EU.

      Down's Syndrome

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to monitor the effect of non-invasive pregnancy testing on the number of babies born with Down’s syndrome.

      Abortion

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will make an assessment of the reasons for the increase in the rate of abortions among women aged 30 to 34 in the last 10 years.

      NHS: Migrant Workers

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 5 February 2019 to Question 215173, what plans his Department has to work with EU nationals employed by the NHS...

      Blood Diseases: Drugs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure the supply of medications for bleeding disorders in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

      Medical Treatments: Innovation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to page 77 of the NHS Long Term Plan, what criteria will determine which medical technology innovations are ready for...

  • Department for International Development

    • Developing Countries: HIV Infection

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department are taking to tackle the stigma associated with HIV in developing countries to ensure that to ensure people...

    • Developing Countries: Disability

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to tackle inequality and discrimination against disabled people in developing countries.

      Occupied Territories: Economic Situation

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to develop long-term economic sustainability in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

      Developing Countries: Technology

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what recent assessment her Department has made of how technology can be used to help achieve the UK’s development priorities in...

      Iraq: Internally Displaced People

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what recent discussions her Department has had with the Government of Iraq on tackling the (a) number of displaced people and (b) need...

      Department for International Development: Scotland

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what progress she has made on expanding administrative operations for her Department in Scotland.

      Developing Countries: Malaria

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much her Department spent on programmes tackling malaria in (a) 2015-16, (b) 2016-17 and (c) 2017-18.

      Developing Countries: Tropical Diseases

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much her Department spent on programmes tackling Neglected Tropical Diseases in (a) 2015-16, (b) 2016-17 and (c) 2017-18.

      Developing Countries: Malaria

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, how much funding her Department has allocated to tackling malaria in each of the last three years.

      Syria: Humanitarian Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to provide humanitarian support to vulnerable children in the demilitarised zone in Idleb, Syria.

      Somalia: Droughts

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to support Somalia in preparing for future droughts.

      Somalia: Marriage

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to prevent child marriage in Somalia.

      Montserrat: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, whether she has plans to provide financial assistance for a new parliament in the British Overseas Territory of Montserrat.

      Business: Fairtrade Initiative

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what steps her Department is taking to encourage businesses throughout the UK to purchase Fairtrade products.

  • Department for Education

    • Schools: Health Education

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the Times article entitled Abortion is like crimes of Nazis, campaigners tell pupils in school, published on 31 January 2019, what...

    • Children: Disadvantaged

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, when he plans to publish the final part of his review of the support for children in need.

      Social Services: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, which local authorities use Xantura and other predictive algorithm technologies in children’s social care; what evidence his Department is aware...

      Special Educational Needs: Solihull

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what the (a) initial and (b) additional allocated budgets for special needs provision in Solihull schools have been in each of the last five years.

      Children in Care: Education

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment his Department has made of the adequacy of the provision of financial education for children in care.

      Adult Education: Expenditure

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of the adult skills budget is spent on short course programmes.

      Special Educational Needs: Barnsley

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much funding his Department has allocated to special needs provision in schools in Barnsley; and what the average allocation was for schools in...

      Special Educational Needs: Hearing Impairment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to increase the number of specialist teachers for deaf children.

      Overseas Students: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what criteria EU citizens will have to fulfil to be eligible for postgraduate funding in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

      Overseas Students: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will establish a service for EU citizens in the UK to obtain advice on their (a) educational status and (b) eligibility for funding support.

      Overseas Students: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, whether EU citizens with confirmed places at university will continue to be funded for the duration of their courses in the event that the UK leaves...

      Schools: Uniforms

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will make an assessment of the potential merits of introducing a voucher scheme to (a) cover in full or (b) subsidise the costs of school...

      Genocide: World War II

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much his Department has spent on funding teacher training to support teachers in facilitating lessons on the holocaust in classroom settings in...

      Special Educational Needs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will add a prominent hyperlink to the SEND Gateway on his Department's website.

      Disabled Students' Allowances: Computers

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, pursuant to the Answer of 6 February 2019 to Question 213927, if he will make further financial assistance available to students already in receipt of...

  • Ministry of Justice

    • Cafcass

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will review the effectiveness of the content on domestic abuse in the Children and Family Court Advisory Service's separated parents information...

    • Prisoners: Injuries

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate he has made of the number of (a) male and (b) female prisoners who have suffered a traumatic brain injury at some point in their life.

      Court Orders

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many noise abatement orders have been granted by courts in England in each of the last five years.

  • Department for International Trade

  • Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

    • Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, whether his Department's review of the consultation on powers for dealing with unauthorised development considered...

    • Veterans: Homelessness

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, how many former (a) regular (b) reserve Service personnel at each rank have been classified as statutorily homeless in...

      Veterans: Sleeping Rough

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, how many ex-service personnel (a) in each service, (b) of (i) regular and (ii) reserve status and (c) who (i) have and...

      Social Services: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what assessment he has made of the effect on children receiving social care of the decision to distribute the social...

      Landlords: Licensing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, which local authorities operate a selective licensing scheme for private landlords.

      Local Government Ombudsman

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what steps the Government is taking to ensure the effectiveness of the Local Government Ombudsman.

      Social Rented Housing: Mental Illness

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what guidance his Department has issued to local authorities on the provision of social housing for people with mental...

      Buildings: Insulation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant the Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 214560 on Buildings: Insulation, if he will publish the bespoke...

      Buildings: Insulation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant the Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 214560 on Buildings: Insulation, whether building material such as...

      Buildings: Insulation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant the Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 214560 on Buildings: Insulation, if his Department will publish a...

      Buildings: Insulation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant the Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 214560 on Buildings: Insulation, if his Department will publish...

      Buildings: Insulation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant the Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 214560 on Buildings: Insulation, whether his Department will...

      Non-domestic Rates

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what estimate he has made of the amount that he (a) has allocated and (b) will allocate to each local authority area...

      Private Rented Housing: Housing Benefit

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant to the Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 214495 on Private Rented Housing: Housing Benefit, if he will...

      Noise

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, how many environmental health staff with responsibility for dealing with noise nuisance were employed in local...

      Antisemitism

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, pursuant to Answer of 24 April to Question 136144 on Antisemitism, what progress his Department has made on creating a...

      Cemeteries: Vandalism

      To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, what (a) steps his Department has taken and (b) representations his Department has made to (i) local authorities and...

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Army: Recruitment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many inquiries the British Army received as a result of its recruitment campaign referring to millennials, binge gamers, phone zombies, and snowflakes.

    • RAF Menwith Hill: Ministry of Defence Police

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how much money has been reimbursed to the public purse by the US Administration for the cost of services provided by the Ministry of Defence Police at...

      Chinook Helicopters: Accidents

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether he will be depositing all records relating to the 1994 Chinok helicopter crash in the National Archives at Kew.

  • Department for Work and Pensions

    • Universal Credit

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether trade unions and the Trade Union Congress have been consulted on the managed migration of universal credit.

    • Jobcentre Plus: Standards

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, whether Jobcentre Plus performance measures are based upon (a) a reduction in the number of people claiming a benefit or (b) an increase in...

      Post Office Card Account: Rural Areas

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on elderly people in rural areas of the planned discontinuation of the Post Office card system.

      Universal Credit: Support for Mortgage Interest

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 31 January 2019 to Question 213323 on Universal Credit, what steps her Department takes to monitor and record...

      Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people who have been on a DS1500 for over three years have had their benefits (a) reviewed and (b) withdrawn; and what conditions did...

      Social Security Benefits: Terminal Illnesses

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, which medical bodies and clinicians the Chief Medical Officer liaised with to develop the guidance in the benefit system on terminal illness.

      Carer's Allowance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 11 January 2019 to Question 203813, how many people applied for carer’s allowance in relation to personal...

      Motability: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if he will make representations to Motability on the allocation of funding to provide vehicles to children under the age of three that rely on...

      Social Security Benefits: Fraud

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people were given prison sentences for benefit fraud in each of the last three years.

      Pensions: EU Countries

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what plans he has to provide support to UK citizens in receipt of EU pensions in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

      Cold Weather Payments: Banff and Buchan

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in the Banff and Buchan constituency have received Cold Weather Payments in each of the last five years.

      Personal Independence Payment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what reason personal independence renewal documents may not be processed when they are received by her Department, which resulted in my...

      Access to Work Programme

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to the Answer of 5 December to Question 193360 on Access to Work Programme, how many of the access to work elements that were...

      Universal Credit: Private Rented Housing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, pursuant to Answer of 5 February 2019 to Question 215231 on Universal Credit: Private Rented Housing, what timings her Department records when...

      Employment: Epilepsy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what steps her Department is taking to increase the number of people with epilepsy entering employment.

      *No heading*

      Whether her Department has plans to redesign the reassessment process for benefit recipients with severe mental or physical disabilities.

      *No heading*

      What recent assessment her Department has made of the (a) accuracy and (b) efficiency of contracted-out health assessments for (i) employment and support allowance and (ii) personal independence...

      *No heading*

      What recent assessment she has made of trends in the level of pensioner poverty; and if she will make a statement.

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Statutory Instruments

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will grant access to his Department’s Statutory Instrument reading room to Parliamentarians to enhance...

    • Agriculture: Ammonia

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, with reference to the Government's press release entitled Government launches world leading plan to tackle air pollution,...

      Agriculture: UK Trade with EU

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment his Department has made of the effects of WTO tariffs on farmers in the event of the UK leaving the EU...

      Natural England: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 19 November 2018 to Question 189648 on Natural England: Finance, whether Natural England has plans...

      Bovine Tuberculosis: Compensation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much compensation has been paid to owners of pedigree cattle testing positive for bovine TB i each month since that...

      Air Pollution

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to his Answer of 4 February 2019 to Question 213914 and with reference to page 11 of the 2018 report of the Air...

      Agriculture: Technology

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps his Department is taking to mitigate the effects of tech farming initiatives on the livelihood of people employed...

      Schools: Air Pollution

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what guidance his Department provides to local authorities on the restriction of vehicle exhaust fumes close to school...

      Pesticides

      the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 31 January 2019 to Question 211705 on Pesticides, if he will publish the (a) conclusions of the...

      Rural Areas: Poverty

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how the Government measures rural poverty; what steps the Government is taking to tackle rural poverty; and what plans the...

      Environment Protection: EU Grants and Loans

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what plans he has to replace (a) EU LIFE funding and (b) EU BEST funding for programmes after 2020.

  • Home Office

    • Diamorphine: Glasgow

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 19 November 2018 to Question 191442 on Diamorphine: Glasgow, what the timetable is for the decision on whether to...

    • Police: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of police funding.

      Home Office: Meetings

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, on how many occasions Ministers of his Department have had meetings with (a) A Woman's Place, (b) Transgender Trend and (c) Fair Play for...

      Animal Welfare: Horses

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will estimate the (a) number of hours spent by the police on and (b) cost to the police of tackling animal welfare concerns relating...

      Ministerial Economic Crime Strategic Board: Non-governmental Organisations

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, for what reason no economic crime or anti-corruption NGOs were brought on to the board of the new Economic Crime Strategic Board.

      Ministerial Economic Crime Strategic Board: Non-governmental Organisations

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether the new Economic Crime Strategic Board plans to consult with economic crime or anti-corruption NGOs.

      Cannabis

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether there are plans to reclassify cannabis use as a health and not a criminal issue.

      Iraq: Yazidis

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will take steps to ensure that his Department's country guidance on Iraq recognises that Yazidis face persecution across that country.

      Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 (EU Exit) Regulations 2019

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether The Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986 (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 (a) make policy changes, (b) decrease scrutiny of project...

      Islamic State: British Nationals Abroad

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate his Department has made of the number of UK residents who have returned to the UK in the last 12 months after fighting with...

      National County Lines Coordination Centre

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the remit of the National County Lines Coordination Centre is.

      Police: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the level of the Special Grant for 2019-20; and if he will make a statement.

      Visas: Clergy and Religious Orders

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of (a) current and (b) future visa requirements and processes for...

      Immigration: EU Nationals

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 28 January 2019 to Question 210043, with what organisations and agencies other than HMRC, the Department for Work...

      Deportation: Commonwealth

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many charter flights have been scheduled for (a) removals, (b) deportations and (c) mixed removals and deportations to Commonwealth...

      Immigration: EU Nationals

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many fees for settled status applications his Department has processed since 21 January 2019.

      Immigration: EU Nationals

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, under what circumstances an EU Citizen applying for Settled Status will be required to pay for biometric enrolment.

  • Cabinet Office

    • Conflict, Stability and Security Fund

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if he will publish the amount of funding over £50,000 allocated to country programmes under the Conflict, Stability and Security Fund in 2018-19.

    • Absent Voting

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what recent assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the process by which people travelling overseas are able to register to vote by proxy.

      Elections: Proof of Identity

      To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, with reference to the press release entitled Next round of Voter ID pilots announced for 2019, published 3 November 2018, which local authorities are...

  • Treasury

    • Freezing of Assets: Libya

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what information his Department holds on Libyan assets frozen in the UK that were deposited by (a) the Libyan Government and (b) non-government...

    • Treasury: Staff

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether non-payroll staff working in (a) the Financial Conduct Authority and (b) The Royal Mint are included in the statutory Gender Pay Gap reporting.

      Tax Avoidance

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will take steps to ensure that UK firms are prevented from avoiding tax by merging with dormant EEA companies under EU Single Market Rules.

      Tax Avoidance

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent steps he has taken to tackle providers of loan scheme arrangements which have (a) promoted and (b) enabled tax avoidance schemes.

      Tax Avoidance

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he has taken to (a) review all loan charge cases and (b) ensure that individual cases are pursued proportionately to their circumstances.

      Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will meet representatives of the Equitable Members Action Group to discuss compensation for Equitable Life investors before the spring financial...

      Financial Services Ombudsman

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps the Government is taking to ensure the effectiveness of the Financial Services Ombudsman.

      Gold and Foreign Exchange Reserves

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 5 February 2019 to Question 215206 on Gold and Foreign Exchange Reserves, if he will list the (a) 70 countries who are gold...

      Revenue and Customs: Bootle

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will publish in full the business case and any documents relating to the financial evaluation of the decision to close St John's House HMRC office in...

      Income Tax: Tax Rates and Bands

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will publish the number of higher rate tax payers in each constituency in each of the last five years.

      Motor Vehicles: Liquefied Petroleum Gas

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment the Government has made of the financial benefits for drivers of LPG vehicles; and whether the Government has plans to reduce tax for...

      Infrastructure

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will list the planned large-scale national infrastructure projects which have been cancelled by (a) private sector entities, (b) public sector...

      Offshore Industry: Corporation Tax

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many companies received corporation tax relief through the ring-fenced Oil and gas trades: Investment Allowance used against supplementary charge in...

      Offshore Industry: Corporation Tax

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many companies received corporation tax relief through ring-fenced oil and gas trades: tax relief for decommissioning expenditure in (a) 2017-18 and...

      Offshore Industry: Corporation Tax

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many companies received tax relief for decommissioning expenditure in 2017-18.

  • Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

    • Gaming Machines and Loans: Advertising

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, if he will make an assessment of the effect of the prevalence of advertising of (a) payday loans and (b) gambling machines on...

    • Loneliness: East Midlands

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what steps his Department is taking to help tackle loneliness in the East Midlands.

      Arts

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what recent assessment he has made of the potential effect on the creative arts sector of the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

      Openreach: Disclosure of Information

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, with reference to his Department's paper, Future Telecoms Infrastructure Review, published in July 2018, when his Department...

      Broadband: Optical Fibres

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment his Department has made of the risk to (a) alternative full-fibre network providers and (b) the...

      Football: World Cup

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what recent discussions he has had with his counterpart in the Irish Government on a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cu; and...

  • Northern Ireland Office

    • Health Services: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, what progress she has made in the last 12 months in implementing the Bengoa recommendations for the health service in Northern Ireland.

  • Department for Exiting the European Union

    • Alternative Arrangements Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, which Ministers will attend meetings of the Alternative Arrangements Working Group.

    • Borders: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, what assessment he has made of the potential financial effects of the backstop on UK trading opportunities with the rest of the world...

      Alternative Arrangements Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, if he will publish the names of the non-civil servant attendees at each of the meetings of the Alternative Arrangements Working Group.

      Alternative Arrangements Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, whether Shanker Singham has attended any of the meetings of the Alternative Arrangements Working Group.

      Alternative Arrangements Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, whether the provision of civil service support to the Alternative Arrangements Working Group complies with the Civil Service Code.

      Alternative Arrangements Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, whether opposition MPs have been invited to join the Alternative Arrangements Working Group.

      Alternative Arrangements Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, whether copies of the Institute for Economic Affairs' report entitled, Plan A+: creating a prosperous post-Brexit UK, were...

      Brexit: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, how much money from the public purse has been spent on assessing the viability of alternative arrangements for the Irish border.

      Alternative Arrangements Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, how much time the Civil Service plans to allocate towards supporting the Alternative Arrangements Working Group.

      Borders: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, what estimate he has made of the amount of time that the Civil Service has spent on assessing the viability of alternative...

      Borders: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union, what proposals for alternative arrangements for the Irish backstop are being considered.

  • Department for Transport

    • Railways

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what restrictions under current EU regulations there are on (1) passenger, and (2) freight train operators buying and selling train paths.

    • Road Works

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what guidance they have issued to local authorities on reducing the impact of road works on individuals and businesses; and what funding they have made available...

      Midland Main Railway Line: Electrification

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to refresh the business case for electrification of the Midland Main Line now that projected costs are significantly lower.

      Skipton-Colne Railway Line

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will publish the feasibility study produced by Steer on (1) the reinstatement of the Colne–Skipton railway line, and (2) other work needed to...

      Skipton-Colne Railway Line

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the scheme for a new freight railway route between Liverpool and Yorkshire, including the reinstatement of the railway between Colne and Skipton, has...

      Railways: Fares

      To ask Her Majesty's Government when they expect the publication of the report by the Rail Delivery Group on the modernisation of rail fares, following the consultation that closed in autumn 2018.

  • Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

    • Nuclear Power

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the potential contribution that can be made to civil nuclear power generation in the UK of the development of small modular...

    • Nuclear Power

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what information they have received on the size, in terms of output, of proposals to design and build small modular nuclear reactors in the UK.

      Nuclear Power

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what proposals they are considering for the provision of power generation in the light of recent discussions on nuclear power generation.

  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office

    • China: Ethnic Groups

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the account of Gulbahar Jelilova, a Muslim Uyghur woman, who was reportedly subject to degrading treatment at a re-education camp...

    • Abdul Raouf Salha

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have discussed, or will discuss, with the government of Israel the shooting by the Israeli Defence Force of Abdul Raouf Salha in Gaza on 4 January,...

      Turkey: Political Prisoners

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the call by 50 Nobel prize winners for the ending of the isolation of Abdullah Öcalan and other political prisoners in...

      Israel: Gaza

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made, or will make, to the government of Israel about the withholding of international donations intended for Gaza.

      Gaza: Demonstrations

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many Palestinians who are (1) under, and (2) over 18 have been (a) killed, and (b) injured in the 44 weeks of Friday protests; and how many Israelis have been...

      Israeli Settlements: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, following the manslaughter charge given to a teenager for the death of Aisha al-Rabi in the West Bank, whether they have held discussions with the government...

      Italy: Asylum

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what actions, if any, they are taking to bring Brendan Woodhouse, his crew, and the 47 rescuees on their vessel who are currently detained off the coast of Italy...

      Israel: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they are making to the (1) government of Israel and (2) FIFA following the hospitalisation of five members of a Palestinian football team...

      Israel: West Bank

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they are making to the government of Israel about the number of road closures in the West Bank.

      Israel: West Bank

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they intend to take to protect Palestinian children in the West Bank from (1) unlawful detention including being detained with no access to legal...

      Ryan Cornelius

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 12 December 2018 (HL11891), what response they received from the government of the United Arab...

      Ryan Cornelius

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 12 December 2018 (HL11891), whether they have raised with the government of the United Arab Emirates...

      Giulio Regeni

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what recent representations they have made to the government of Egypt about its co-operation with the government of Italy's investigation into Giulio Regeni's murder.

      Russia: Cross Border Cooperation

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they are currently collaborating with the government of Russia on any projects or programmes; and if so, what are those projects or programmes.

      Sheikh Ali Salman

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to advocate for the release of Bahraini political opposition leader, Sheikh Ali Salman, following the concern expressed in a statement by the...

  • Department of Health and Social Care

    • Pregnancy: Mental Illness

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether perinatal mental illnesses are being adequately identified and treated; whether they have made any assessment of the...

    • Surgery: Allergies

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the number of independent healthcare providers who have provided data to the Royal College of Anaesthetists’ national audit...

      Hospitals: Private Sector

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they will take to ensure that patients treated in independent healthcare providers’ hospitals will receive a uniform standard of care; and what...

      Liothyronine

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had, or intend to have, with NHS England on ensuring Liothyronine (T3) is prescribed in accordance with NICE guidelines.

      Liothyronine

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that Liothyronine (T3) is purchased at a cost in line with other EU countries.

      Social Services

      To ask Her Majesty's Government when they expect to publish their Green Paper on social care.

      Genetics

      To ask Her Majesty's Government who authorised NHS England's scheme to allow people to pay to have their genes sequenced on the condition that they share their data.

      Contraceptives

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to monitor and record contraceptive use in the UK once the NHS goes paperless in 2020; and if so, whether they will record types of...

      Childbirth: Incontinence

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many cases of urinary or faecal incontinence as a result of childbirth were recorded in each of the last ten years.

      Palliative Care

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how much the NHS in England has spent in real terms on palliative care in each of the last ten years for which information is available.

      Diabetes: Drugs

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what commitments they will make to ensure that the UK's 3.7 million diagnosed diabetics will have access to sufficient stockpiles of medication to avoid potential...

  • Department for International Development

    • Jerusalem: Schools

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they taking, if any, in relation to the cancellation of permits for the operation of UNWRA-run schools for Palestinians in East Jerusalem and their...

    • Jerusalem: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what action they are taking to protect the rights of those Palestinians in East Jerusalem whose refugee status has been threatened by the withdrawal of funding to...

      Gaza: Hospitals

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports that hospitals in Gaza have been closed due to power shortages; and what steps they are taking to ensure that hospitals...

      Palestinians: Water

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to provide financial support to the water and sewage projects in the West Bank and Gaza Strip that were previously funded by the government of...

      Overseas Aid

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they collect data on Department for International Development allocations by religion; if not, why not; and if not, whether they have considered the...

  • Department for Education

    • Universities: Admissions

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many unconditional offers have been made by universities to school and college leavers in each year since 2010; and in each of those years, what percentage of...

    • Overseas Students: EU Nationals

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that nationals of other EU member states who no longer reside or work in the UK make their student loan repayments.

      Overseas Students: EU Nationals

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many nationals of other EU member states with student loans outstanding are currently uncontactable; and what estimate they have made of the amount of...

      Universities: Ethnic Groups

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what role the Office for Students will play in monitoring the performance of universities in reducing ethnic inequalities in university academic staffing; and what...

      Universities: Ethnic Groups

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the low numbers of university academics and staff from black and minority ethnic backgrounds on the attainment of...

  • Ministry of Justice

    • Magistrates' Courts: Closures

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their definition of "reasonable access to alternative courts" in relation to the closure of magistrates' courts.

    • Magistrates' Courts: Closures

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the current criteria for the closure of magistrates' courts.

      Magistrates' Courts: Closures

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many proposed closures of magistrates' courts have been withdrawn since 2010 following consultation.

      Young Offenders: Females

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many girls under 18 are currently in custody in (1) secure training centres, and (2) secure children's homes in England.

  • Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

    • Social Rented Housing

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the actions of the devolved institutions in the UK in relation to social housing; and what lessons, if any, they have...

    • Social Rented Housing

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the report by Shelter Building for our Future: A vision for social housing, published in January.

      Grenfell Tower: Fires

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many people made homeless after the fire at Grenfell Tower are still living (1) in hotels, (2) in other forms of temporary accommodation, and (3) with relatives.

      Local Government Finance

      To ask Her Majesty's Government by how much local government funding has been reduced since 2010; and what assessment they have made of the effect on vulnerable communities of such reductions.

      Display Energy Certificates

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will publish the annual returns of Local Weights and Measures Authorities enforcement action on Display Energy Certificates for each year for which...

      Display Energy Certificates

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether the current levels of compliance with the statutory Display Energy Certificate regime are sufficient to meet the...

      High Rise Flats: Fire Prevention

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what consideration they have given to accelerating the completion of all necessary fire safety remedial work to high rise residential buildings by establishing a...

      Holiday Accommodation: Greater Manchester

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of concerns about the growth in short-term letting in Manchester.

      Antisocial Behaviour

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what actions they are taking to provide protection, support and advice to UK residents and their families from (1) other EU member states, and (2)...

      UK Shared Prosperity Fund

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made on the design and implementation of their proposed Shared Prosperity Fund.

      Local Government: Borrowing

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the total amount of funding made available to local authorities to acquire commercial properties for investment purposes in each of the financial years...

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Food: Shortages

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of warnings from UK supermarkets that (1) a no-deal Brexit could threaten UK food security, and (2) that there could be empty...

    • Fly-tipping: Prosecutions

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many successful prosecutions there have been for fly-tipping in each of the last ten years; how many of those prosecutions were a result of fly-tipping on...

      Japan: Whales

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the government of Japan about its decision to resume whaling; and whether they intend to impose sanctions on that government...

      Animal Welfare: Sentencing

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to introduce legislation to increase the maximum sentence for animal cruelty offences from six months to five years imprisonment before the end...

      Plants: Research

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to provide open access to the results of plant and seed research.

  • Home Office

    • EU Nationals: Immigration

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have stopped the requirement for those applying for settled status to pay £65 for that application; what arrangements they are making to repay...

    • Asylum

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether a refugee who has been granted asylum should be allowed to be the subject of an Interpol Red Notice initiated by the...

  • Cabinet Office

    • Public Procurement Review Service

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Young of Cookham on 22 January (HL12843), how much in interest and compensation was (1) owed, (2) claimed, and (3) paid to...

    • Public Procurement Review Service

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Young of Cookham on 22 January (HL12843), how many overdue payment cases were reported to the Mystery Shopper Service in...

      Public Procurement Review Service

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what guidance and advice had been provided by the Mystery Shopper Service to small and medium-sized businesses about their statutory entitlement to claim interest...

  • Treasury

    • Electronic Publishing: VAT

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans, if any, they have to assess the amount of VAT paid on e-publications by (1) ministerial departments, and (2) non-ministerial departments, agencies and...

    • Double Taxation: Israel

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they have taken to ensure that the UK–Israel tax protocol signed on 17 January does not apply to trade involving illegal settlements.

  • Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

    • Internet: Self-harm

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what actions they have taken, prior to the announcement on 27 January that they would consider banning websites promoting self-harm and suicide, to protect young...

    • Literature: Translation Services

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they will take to ensure ongoing equivalent funding for literary translation after the current Creative Europe funding scheme comes to an end in 2020.

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