Written answers

Thursday, 2 September 2021

  • Department for Transport

    • High Speed 2 Railway Line

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to changes to travel patterns caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, what plans they have to review the forecasts in their report HS2 Phase One full business...

    • Railways

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether in their regular updates to Domestic transport use by mode: Great Britain, since 1 March 2020 they will provide separate data for the rail sector...

  • Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

    • Heating

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the appropriate heat source to replace redundant gas boilers with; and if such a heat source includes heat pumps, what...

    • Boilers

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to ban gas boilers, and over what timescale.

      Offshore Drilling: Shetland

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the remarks of the Scotland Office Minister David Duguid on 16 August, what plans they have to deliver a programme of retaining oil from the Cambo...

  • Department of Health and Social Care

    • Dementia: Coronavirus

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether the behavioural and psychological symptoms of people with dementia have worsened during the COVID-19 pandemic.

    • Dementia: Social Services

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that the needs and views of people with dementia are taken into account in any workforce plan that forms part of the...

      Dementia: Coronavirus

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to address the rehabilitative needs of people with dementia who have experienced a significant deterioration in their symptoms during the...

  • Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

    • Conflict Resolution: Females

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many officials are working on the Women, Peace and Security Agenda in the Whitehall headquarters of the (1) Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office, and...

    • Tunisia: Politics and Government

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to support Tunisia to help ensure it remains a democracy.

      Tunisia: Press Freedom

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports of journalists and bloggers being (1) assaulted, (2) detained, and (3) tried in military courts, in Tunisia.

      Turkey: Iraq

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports of the Turkish bombing of a hospital in Sinjar on 17 August; and what representations they have made about these...

      Israel: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the UK's investment of (1) effort, and (2) resources, into the advancement of the Middle East peace process.

      Israel: Palestinians

      To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office's response to Freedom of Information Request FOI2021/07873, dated 23 June, how the disclosure of...

      Overseas Aid

      To ask Her Majesty's Government why they do not list (1) the Norwegian Refugee Council, or (2) other partners, on their Development Tracker website as receiving funding, despite that information...

      Tunisia: Politics and Government

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the current political situation in Tunisia.

      Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

      To ask Her Majesty's Government when the Foreign Secretary last spoke to the Foreign Minister of Iran to secure the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to allow her to return to her family in the UK.

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Afghanistan: Immigration

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many (1) individuals, and (2) families, have had their applications to be relocated to the UK under the Afghan Relocations and Assistance Policy refused.

    • Afghanistan: Immigration

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to widen the Afghan Relocations and Assistance Policy to include employees of (1) UK based NGOs, and (2) UK funded projects.

      Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what has been the total cost of British military operations in Afghanistan since 2001.

      Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what preparations they have made to provide emergency mental health support to British soldiers due to return from Afghanistan.

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Climate Change

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recommendations of the Climate Change Committee in its report Independent Assessment of UK Climate Risk, published...

    • Veterinary Medicine: Drugs

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of progress in implementing the recommendations of the 2003 Competition Commission Report on supply of Veterinary Medicines; and...

  • Home Office

    • Prevent Independent Review

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many (1) individuals identifying as Muslim, and (2) organisations representing Muslims, have engaged in consultations or submitted evidence for the Independent...

    • Detention Centres: Inspections

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recommendations by the Chief Inspector of Prisons following his visits to immigration detention facilities on the south coast...

      Undocumented Migrants: Coronavirus

      To ask Her Majesty's Government whether immigrants entering the UK from France illegally are required to have a COVID-19 PCR test upon detection by police or immigration officers.

      Migrants: Local Government Services

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assistance, if any, they have given to (1) Kent County Council, and (2) other local authorities, to meet their statutory responsibilities to (a) asylum...

      Undocumented Migrants: English Channel

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of (1) the factors enabling continued illegal immigration from France to England by boat across the Channel, (2) what, if any,...

      Deportation

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many foreign nationals have been deported in the last 12 months, and to what countries.

      Visas: Afghanistan

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to establish a rapid UK visa authorisation process for those Afghan citizens who worked in Kabul with former Royal Marine Commando Paul...

      Deportation: Afghanistan

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to follow the United Nations Human Rights Commissioner's advice to stop all returns of individuals to Afghanistan after...

  • Cabinet Office

    • UK Internal Trade: Northern Ireland

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to publish all the EU law affecting Northern Ireland that is given effect under the provisions of the Protocol on Ireland/Northern Ireland.

What is this?

The parliamentary question is a great way for MPs and Peers to discover information which the government may not wish to reveal. Ministers reply via written answers, a list of which gets published daily.

We let you vote on whether or not the answer given is adequate.

September 2021
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930