Written answers

Friday, 19 November 2021

  • Department for Transport

    • Roads: Lighting

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, if he will issue guidance to local authorities when considering cost-saving measures that they should make an assessment of the potential effect on...

    • Network Rail: Land

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what steps he is taking to dispose of surplus Network Rail land in accordance to the updated Cabinet Office guidance, Government Functional Standard...

      Leamside Railway Line

      To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department has undertaken an assessment of the potential economic benefits to the (a) North East and (b) UK of reopening the Leamside Line.

  • Department for Education

    • Pupils: Sanitary Protection

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent assessment his Department has made of the adequacy of the free period product scheme for schools.

    • Carers: Young People

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to help local authorities (a) identify, (b) assess and (c) support young carers.

      Pupils: Absenteeism

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will amend the school system for the recording of pupil absences to distinguish between pupils who are absent due to illness and those pupils...

      Pre-school Education: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much was (a) budgeted for and (b) spent on government-funded childcare provision for 3 and 4 year olds in each of the last 5 financial years.

      Adoption

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what assessment his Department has made of the impact on women of the policy of forced adoption during the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s.

      Schools: Coventry

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how much funding his Department has allocated to schools in (a) Coventry North East constituency and (b) Coventry for building improvement programmes...

      Free School Meals

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, with reference to the Answer of 13 December 2016 to Question 56826 on Free School Meals, what progress his Department has made in making free school...

      Free School Meals

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, if he will make it his policy to increase the threshold for Free School Meals in line with the National Food Strategy recommendations.

      Children and Young People: Mental Capacity

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what steps his Department is taking to ensure the wellbeing of children and young people who are being held under deprivation of liberty safeguards.

      Families: Respite Care

      To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what recent steps his Department has taken to help ensure that families with disabled children are able access (a) short breaks and (b) respite care...

  • Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

    • Internet: Sales

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps the Government is taking to introduce an equivalent level of consumer protection to online purchases.

    • Fireworks: Safety

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether his Department plans to work with the Office for Product Safety and Standards to review the safety regulations...

      Post Offices: Closures

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how many temporarily closed Post Office branches have been closed for (a) less than six months, (b) six months to a...

      Enterprise Zones

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if he undertake a review of Enterprise Zones to date to establish whether further steps can be taken to increase their...

      Scottish Limited Partnerships: Ownership

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how many Scottish Limited Partnerships have failed to register a Person of Significant Control in each of the last...

      Fireworks: Pets

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what research he has undertaken on the effect of the public sale and use of fireworks on (a) pets and (b) pet owners.

      Fireworks: Veterans

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what research he has undertaken on the effect of the public sale and use of fireworks on veterans with (a) PTSD and (B)...

      Fireworks: Crimes of Violence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what research he has undertaken on the potential effect of the public sale and use of fireworks on levels of assaults...

      Fireworks: Safety

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of publicly licensed fireworks events for public safety.

      Land Registry: Standards

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what recent discussions he has had with the chief executive of HM Land Registry on application backlogs.

      Conditions of Employment: Immunosuppression

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps his Department has taken to ensure that employment protections are retained for immunocompromised people who...

      Living Wage

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what the estimated timescale is for increasing to national living wage.

      Renewable Energy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, with reference to page 148 of the Net Zero Strategy, whether the Fairness and Affordability Call for Evidence will...

      Heart Diseases: Research

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if he will allocate additional funding to help identify drugs to help improve heart function in people with diabetes...

      Research: North East

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps his Department is taking to increase the level of (a) public and (b) private research and development...

      Iron and Steel: Energy Supply

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he is taking to tackle the impact of energy prices on energy-intensive users in the steel sector.

      Fossil Fuels: Climate Change

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of tightening the definition of what counts as a new fossil fuel...

      Electric Vehicles: Renewable Energy

      To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what estimate he has made of the additional renewable electricity generating capacity required to support the estimated...

  • Attorney General

    • Fraud: Prosecutions

      To ask the Attorney General, what steps she is taking to prosecute individuals charged with fraud by false representation particularly in relation to fraudulent property transactions.

    • Prosecutions

      To ask the Attorney General, what steps she is taking to help improve prosecution levels under section 24 of the Offences Against The Person Act 1861.

  • Department of Health and Social Care

    • Hospitals: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 16 November 2021 to Question 72598 on Hospitals: Coronavirus, whether his Department has made an assessment of...

    • Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, in each month of 2021, how many (a) AstraZeneca and (b) Pfizer doses have reached their expiry dates before being administered in the UK.

      Liaoning Zhongqiao Overseas Exchange: Protective Clothing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the efficacy of equipment provided by Liaoning Zhongqiao Overseas Exchange Co Ltd through the...

      Coronavirus: Protective Clothing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which (a) ministers, (b) special advisers and (c) civil servants referred (i) Meller Designs Limited and (ii) Liaoning Zhongqiao Overseas...

      Immensa Health Clinic: South West

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the potential effect of the Immensa Wolverhampton laboratory false testing results on the...

      Social Services: Recruitment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of previous recruitment campaigns for the social care workforce; and if he...

      Hospital Beds

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what discussions he has had with (a) NHS leaders and (b) representatives of the social care sector on reducing the number of delayed...

      Hospital Beds

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department holds data on the average number of people delayed per day as part of delayed transfers of care in hospital for...

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to mitigate the risk of covid-19 infection for people who received an early dose of the covid-19 vaccine but...

      Hospitals: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much his Department has spent on private hospital facilities and clinics for additional care capacity for (a) cancer care, (b)...

      Lord Feldman of Elstree

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 13 September 2021 to Question 31421, if he will publish Lord Feldman's declaration of interests to his...

      Kidney Cancer: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what guidance his Department has issued to primary care providers on ensuring that patients’ views are taken into account when...

      Urology: Community Diagnostic Centres

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the report entitled Diagnostics: Recovery and Renewal: Report of the Independent Review of Diagnostic Services for NHS...

      Coronavirus: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will publish details of the demands made on NHS primary care treatment for people diagnosed with covid-19 in respect of (a)...

      Members: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he plans to respond to the enquiry from the hon. Member for High Peak of 15 June 2021, reference RL23151.

      Department of Health and Social Care: Stonewall

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 28 October 2021 to Question 61062 on Department of Health and Social Care: Stonewall, for what reason that...

      NHS: Protective Clothing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what items of surplus PPE purchased through the high priority lane his Department has placed for sale to other NATO countries via e-portal.

      Coronavirus: Protective Clothing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many complaints his Department has received from companies complaining that they were unable to get the attention of officials to...

      NHS 111

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the (a) average call duration, (b) average waiting time and (c) the total number of calls wherein the person calling dropped the...

      Cardiovascular Diseases: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department has a workforce strategy to tackle cardiovascular care in the NHS.

      Pharmaceuticals Direct: Contracts

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the value for money to the public purse of contracts awarded to Pharmaceuticals Direct since...

      Ambulance Services: North West

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the North West Ambulance Service's average response time has been for (a) category 1 calls, (b) category 2 calls, (c) category 3...

      Long Covid: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many Long Covid referrals were made in (a) England, (b) each region and (c) each NHS Trust in each of the last 12 months for which...

      Heart Diseases: Rehabilitation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department has taken to increase access to cardiac rehabilitation.

      General Practitioners: Waiting Lists

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of GP surgeries requiring patients to phone up to book a GP appointment on waiting...

      Health Services: Private Sector

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department has taken to ensure that private health corporations and their subsidiaries do not move personal health data...

      Coronavirus: Disease Control

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what support clinically extremely vulnerable people will receive in the event that covid-19 restrictions are reintroduced.

      Travel: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, for what reason passengers entering the UK from overseas cannot use an NHS issued covid-19 lateral flow test.

      NHS and Social Services: York

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the impact of mandatory covid-19 vaccinations for workers in (a) NHS and (b) social care settings on...

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the covid-19 vaccine booster campaign.

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate his Department has made of the number of Novavax trial volunteers who remain unable to access a covid-19 pass.

      Oral Tobacco

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will make a statement on The Global Burden of Disease study published in The Lancet in September 2017 which reported no evidence of...

      Obesity

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the King's Fund report Tackling obesity: the role of the NHS in a whole-system approach, published on 4 July 2021, what...

      Vaccination: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department has commissioned research to investigate trends in the level of health visitor numbers and childhood immunisations...

      NHS and Social Services: York

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many (a) NHS and (b) social care staff in York are yet to receive a covid-19 vaccine.

      Infectious Diseases: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of allocating funding to health visiting services to help prevent respiratory...

      Food: Labelling

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if the Government plans to introduce yeast labelling on food packaging to improve information for people with allergies.

      Public Health England: Expenditure

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what (a) the budget was for Public Health England in (i) 2017, (ii) 2018 and (ii) 2019; and (b) assessment his Department has made of the...

      Health Visitors: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the number of health visitors in England to deliver the Healthy Child Programme.

      Babies: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which Minister oversees the work of the Start for Life Unit in his Department.

      NHS: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the number of NHS staff who have been deemed to be unvaccinated because they (a) received a covid-19 vaccine...

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department plans to take steps to grant GPs formal approval to administer the third dose of the covid-19 vaccine to severely...

      Obesity: Coventry

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of childhood obesity levels in (a) Coventry North East constituency and (b) Coventry in each of the last five...

      Coronavirus: Medical Treatments

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to invest in alternative covid-19 treatments for immunocompromised people.

      Early Years Healthy Development Review

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will publish the timetable for announcing a Cabinet Minister to oversee implementation of the Government’s Early Years...

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the rollout of covid-19 vaccines to 12 to 15 year olds.

      Coronavirus: Disease Control

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the Department's Chief Scientific Adviser's oral evidence to the Science and Technology Committee on 26 October 2021,...

      Health Visitors: Babies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the proportion of babies born since March 2020 that have been seen face-to-face by a health visitor.

      NHS: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the mandatory covid-19 vaccination of frontline NHS staff, which clinician will decide whether a member of staff may...

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the progress of the pilot for recording overseas vaccinations in the NHS national database.

      Smoking: Carcinogens

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he would publish the data his Department holds on the average level of TSNA carcinogens found in (a) cigarettes, (b) heated tobacco,...

      Coronavirus: Quarantine

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure that individuals who have received both doses of an MHRA-approved covid-19 vaccine outside the UK are...

      Food: Sales Promotions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether manufacturers be able to produce products with on pack promotions until October 2023; and if he will make a statement.

      Smoking: Young People

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will publish data comparing the rates of smoking among 18 to 24 year olds in Norway and in the UK for (a) 2000 and (b) 2020.

      Parkinson's Disease: Research

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what (a) assessment has he made of the adequacy of current levels of funding available for research into cures for Parkinson's and (b)...

      General Practitioners

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what comparative assessment he has made of the availability of in-person GP appointments before the covid-19 outbreak and after the...

      Primary Health Care: Private Sector

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what comparative assessment he has made of the number of patients seeking private primary care as a result of NHS GP and referral waiting...

      General Practitioners

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure in-person appointments are available in all GP surgeries.

      General Practitioners: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure that GP surgeries can meet the demand for their services during the covid-19 outbreak.

      Hospitals: Construction

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 1 November 2021 to Question 62857 on Hospitals: Construction, how many of the eight pathfinder trusts have...

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the impact on people with chronic asthma of changes to the rules on receiving a booster covid-19 vaccination.

      Mental Health Services: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure that children at risk of harm with complex needs are not given out of area placements in mental health...

      Social Services: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what data his Department holds on the number of social care staff who have left their jobs as a result of changes to covid-19 vaccine...

      Disability: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent discussions officials in his Department have had with their counterparts in the Department for Education on the provision of...

      Health Services: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 16 November 2021 to Question 72641, on Health Services: Children, whether his Department has issued guidance on...

      Disability: Children

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans his Department has to tackle the backlog in disabled children’s health services.

      Hospices

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to support hospices.

      Independent Mental Health Advocates

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to help expand entitlement to independent mental health advocacy to voluntary or informal patients as part of his...

      Mental Health Services: Autism and Learning Disability

      To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to reduce the number of (a) people with learning disabilities and (b) autistic people detained in...

  • Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

    • Madagascar: Climate Change

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what projects her Department is (a) funding or (b) helping to fund to support the people of Madagascar to adapt to...

    • Taiwan: Foreign Relations

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, when officials in her Department last communicated with the office of the Lord Provost of Glasgow in relation to...

      Bangladesh: Rohingya

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent assessment she has made of the implications for her policies of the situation for Rohingya refugees in...

      Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Hikvision

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether Hikvision CCTV or other surveillance software or equipment from Hikvision, is used on any property owned...

      Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Staff

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what effect the strategic workforce review will have on staffing levels in her Department.

      China: Religious Freedom

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what discussion she has had with her Chinese counterpart on promoting freedom of religious expression and belief...

      North Korea: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what steps the Government is taking to help ensure accountability of the North Korean State for human rights...

      North Korea: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, with reference to the Government's commitment of £500 million to provide covid-19 vaccines through the COVAX...

      North Korea: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 6 September 2021 to Question 38244 on North Korea: Human Rights, what progress she has...

      Forced Labour: China

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether her Department is taking steps to sanction businesses that are complicit in the use of forced labour in...

      Cameroon: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent discussions she has had with the Government of Cameroon on the (a) treatment of the Anglophone...

      Developing Countries: Water

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how much her Department spent on water resilience projects in (a) 2019-20 and (b) 2020-21; and what the projected...

      Afghanistan: Embassies

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, when the Government will establish an embassy in Afghanistan.

      Afghanistan: Humanitarian Situation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what steps the Government is taking to help prevent a humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan in winter 2021-22; and if...

      Colombia: Homicide

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment her Department has made of the circumstances surrounding the armed attack that killed trade...

      Spain: Travel

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether she plans to hold discussions with her Spanish counterparts on allowing more flexible access to Spain...

      Bosnia: Politics and Government

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what steps she is taking to encourage (a) political dialogue and (b) the peaceful resolution of disputes between...

      Nord Stream 2 Pipeline

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment she has made of the implications for her policies of the German Government's temporary block of...

      Anoosheh Ashoori and Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent assessment she has made of the potential merits of extending diplomatic protection to Anoosheh Ashoori...

      Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what discussions she has had with the UN Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria ahead of the upcoming replenishment...

      Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, in the context of the UK hosting a 2022 summit to support the work of the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness...

      Coronavirus: Vaccination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether the Government has made an assessment of the potential merits of deploying additional diplomatic efforts...

      Mozambique: Politics and Government

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent assessment she has made of the political and security situation in Mozambique.

      Members: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, when she plans to provide a revised response to the letter dated 6 October 2021 from the hon Member for Cardiff...

      Indo-Pacific Region: Climate Change

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, with reference to her Department's news story, UK announces £274m boost to climate resilience across...

      UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, if she will raise with her Moroccan counterpart the stamping of MINURSO passports by Morocco.

      United Arab Emirates: Detainees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, if she will make representations to the Emirati government to invite independent impartial human rights monitoring bodies,...

      United Arab Emirates: Interpol

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, with reference to the report by Sir David Calvert-Smith entitled, Undue influence: the UAE and Interpol, published in April...

      Western Sahara: Freedom of Expression

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what steps she plans to take in response to the concerns of OHCHR on the restrictions imposed by Morocco on the...

      Bahrain: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what specific human rights (a) issues and (b) cases Ministers in his Department raised with the Bahraini prime...

      Western Sahara: Human Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, if she will make representations to her Moroccan counterpart on (a) the inability of the UN High Commissioner for...

      Western Sahara: Natural Resources

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, if she will raise with her Moroccan counterpart the UN Human Rights Committee's recommendation that Morocco obtain...

      United Arab Emirates: Prisoners

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent discussions (a) she and (b) officials in her Department have had with Emirati counterparts on the treatment,...

      Iraq: Explosions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment her Department has made of the accuracy of media reports that an explosion occurred on 7 November...

      Occupied Territories: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether the UK’s foreign aid programs for 2021-22 will support the delivery of essential healthcare services...

      International Corruption Unit: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of cuts to Overseas Development Assistance on the budget of...

      Abduljalil al-Singace

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, whether (a) she, (b) Ministers in her Department and (c) officials in her Department have made representations to...

      Abduljalil al-Singace

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, with reference to the the oral answer of 26 October 2021 by the Minister for the Middle East and North Africa,...

      Occupied Territories: Health Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment her Department has made of the impact of the UK’s decision to reduce funding that supports...

      Ethiopia: Humanitarian Situation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, with reference to the International Development Committee's Tenth Report of Session 2019-21, The Humanitarian...

      Hezbollah

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent assessment her Department has made of the threat of Hezbollah-related organised crime to (a) the UK...

      Iran: Detainees

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of an international all-faith delegation to Tehran to...

      Sub-Saharan Africa: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how many covid-19 vaccines have been provided by the UK to each sub-Saharan African country (a) directly, (b) via...

      Sudan: Overseas Aid

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how much and what proportion of funding allocated by the Government in response to the Tigray crisis is supporting...

      Nuclear Weapons

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what recent discussions has he had with his counterparts in China and the US on nuclear weapons.

      Africa: Climate Change

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment he has made of the potential effect of the UK's international climate change strategy on poverty...

      Palestinians: Textbooks

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, with reference to the Answer of 25 January 2021 to Question 143050 on Palestinians: Textbooks, how many mistakes...

      East Africa: Conflict Resolution

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how much her Department spent on peace building programmes in (a) Sudan, (b) South Sudan and (c) Ethiopia in (i)...

      Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, how many meetings she has had with foreign counterparts on the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe since her...

      Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the Government’s strategy to secure the release of...

      Afghanistan: Economic Growth

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, what steps the Government is taking to promote and support economic growth in Afghanistan.

      Commonwealth: Capital Punishment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs, if she will hold discussions with her counterparts in Commonwealth countries on ending the death penalty for (a)...

  • Ministry of Justice

    • Prison Officers: Females

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what representations he has received on the suitability and safety of women prison officers carrying out their duties between the ages of 60 and 68.

    • Prisons: Repairs and Maintenance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the cost was of planned maintenance for HM Prisons in England and Wales in each year from 2012 to 2018.

      Prison and Probation Service: Pay

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what recent assessment he has made of the effect on (a) recruitment, (b) morale and (c) retention of Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service...

      Young Offenders: Females

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to the report, Out of sight: Girls in the Children and Young People’s Secure Estate, published by Centre for Mental Health on 5...

      Domestic Abuse: Child Rearing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate he has made of the number of cases in which allegations of parental alienation have been made by an alleged perpetrator of domestic abuse.

      Family Courts: Training

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what (a) organisations and (b) other relevant stakeholders have been contacted by his Department on the matter of introducing a wide range of training...

      Family Courts: Parents

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what progress his Department has made on the review of the application of the presumption of parental involvement in the family courts, announced on 9...

      Child Rearing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the prevalence of the use of parental alienation accusations in the family courts.

      Courts

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what steps he is taking to tackle the rise of cases being withdrawn due to court delays and case backlogs.

      HM Courts and Tribunals Service: ICT

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the HM Courts and Tribunal Service Common Platform roll-out.

      Prison Officers: Pension Age

      To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what recent discussions he has had with the Prison Officers Association on the prison officer pension age.

  • Department for International Trade

    • UK Export Finance: Recruitment

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, how many full time equivalent individuals have been hired to work for UK Export Finance as (a) interim managers, (b) specialist contractors...

    • UK Export Finance: Legal Opinion

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, whether the £40 million contract for the provision of a General Aerospace Legal Panel, put out to tender by her Department on 5...

      UK Export Finance: Legal Opinion

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, with reference to her Department's procurement exercise for the General Aerospace Legal Panel, reference 260167/1011745, if she will publish...

      Department for International Trade: Hikvision

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, whether Hikvision CCTV or other surveillance software or equipment from Hikvision, is used on any property owned or administered by her...

      Department for International Trade: Telephone Services

      To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, under the terms of the contract agreed by her Department on 26 August 2021 for provision of an Export Support Services Contact Centre, on...

  • Church Commissioners

    • Christianity: Asylum

      To ask the Member for South West Bedfordshire, representing the Church Commissioners, whether he has had recent discussions with the Church of England on the number of asylum seekers who have...

  • Ministry of Defence

    • Ministry of Defence: Fines

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 9 November 2021 to Question 68119, on Ministry of Defence: Fines, what specific contract was given by his Department...

    • Ministry of Defence: Hikvision

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether Hikvision CCTV, or other surveillance software or equipment from Hikvision, is used on any property owned or administered by his Department.

      Ministry of Defence Guard Service: Conditions of Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 13 September 2021 to Question 44294, Ministry of Defence Guard Service: Conditions of Employment, what evidence his...

      Ministry of Defence Guard Service: Conditions of Employment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 13 September 2021 to Question 44293 on Ministry of Defence Guard Service: Conditions of Employment, what assessment he has...

      Ministry of Defence: Aviation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how much his Department has paid to other national governments for the receipt of charter air transport since January 2021.

  • Department for Work and Pensions

    • Personal Independence Payment: Parkinson's Disease

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment has she made of the (a) accessibility of the personal independence payment for people with Parkinson's disease and (b)...

    • Universal Credit: Rents

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, for what reason deductions are not made directly from Universal Credit and paid to Landlords to cover rent.

      Members: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, when she plans to respond to the enquiry from the hon. Member of 28 July 2021, reference RL24952.

      Members: Correspondence

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, when she plans to respond to the email of 9 November 2021, reference ZA54061, from the hon. Member for Tottenham regarding the waiting time...

      Social Security Benefits

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what equality impact assessment has been made of the effect on benefit and pension claimants no longer being able to redeem cash from ATMs and...

      Social Security Benefits

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment she has made of the potential cost converting to the Payment Exception Service payment card scheme from the current Post...

      Pensions and Social Security Benefits

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what equality impact assessment has been made of the impact of benefit and pension Payment Exception Service users being required to collect...

      Social Security Benefits and State Retirement Pensions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if her Department will make an estimate of the number of people claiming (a) benefits and (b) state pensions who do not have a bank account.

      Pensions and Social Security Benefits

      To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what equality impact assessment has been of benefit and pension claimants being required to provide proof of identity when cashing vouchers...

  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

    • Sewage: Northwich

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the impact of raw sewage discharges on the river Weaver at Northwich; and what steps he is...

    • Dairy Farming

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps he is taking to support the development of value-added operations within the diary sector.

      Sewage: Swansea Bay

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much raw sewage has been released without treatment from English coastal towns on the Severn estuary and Bristol Channel...

      Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will take steps to expedite the transition from culling badgers to vaccinating cattle to reduce the spread of bovine...

      Waste Disposal

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what plans his Department has to collect information on the number of bulky household waste collections in England.

      Chemicals: Regulation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the impact on UK industry of increased divergence between EU and UK chemicals regulation.

      Incinerators: Northwich

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment his Department has made of the role of the Northwich Incinerator in the context of technological changes...

      Export Health Certificates

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many complaints his Department has received on lost or delayed Export Health Certificates since 1 January 2021; and if...

      Fly-tipping

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the level of fly tipping in England, by local authority area.

      Dogs: Animal Breeding and Imports

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what steps his Department has taken to tackle unlicensed puppy farming and illegal puppy imports; if he will take steps to...

      Food

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the potential merits of bringing forward legislative proposals to enshrine a right to...

      Fertilisers: Prices

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the impact of the rise in fertiliser prices on UK farms; and what steps his Department is...

      Tree Planting

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what calculation his Department has made of the number of trees that will need to be planted each year to meet the...

      Tree Planting: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will take steps to enable the Woodland Trust to send trees to Northern Ireland to allow local groups to fully...

      Ferric Sulphate

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what estimate his Department has made of the amount of ferric sulphate available in the UK as of 9 November 2021.

      Hunting

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the frequency of public land being used for illegal fox hunting under the guise of trail...

      Ferric Sulphate

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the impact of the availability of ferric sulphate supplies on levels of untreated sewage...

      Flood Control: Northwich

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what checks are in place to prevent flooding in Northwich town centre during winter 2021-22.

      Poaching: Sentencing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will bring forward legislative proposals to introduce harsher sentencing for poachers.

  • Home Office

    • National Crime Agency: Finance

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the budget was for the National Crime Agency's Financial Intelligence Unit in each of the last five years.

    • Counter-terrorism: UK Relations with EU

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the impact of the UK's departure from the EU on her Department’s counterterrorism powers.

      Refugees: Afghanistan

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what support her Department has provided to (a) local authorities in London, (b) The Mayor of London and (c) voluntary organisations in...

      Police: Ipswich

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to Police funding for England and Wales 2015 to 2022; Police Force Area Population Statistics for England & Wales, what...

      Road Traffic Offences: Disclosure of Information

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department is taking to enable members of the public to submit dashcam footage of moving vehicle offences to the police.

      Drugs: Organised Crime

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the national county lines operation reported by the National Police Chiefs Council on 21 October 2021, how many people...

      National Vehicle Crime Working Group

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, when the most recent meeting of the National Vehicle Crime Working Group took place.

      Catalytic Converters: Theft

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the trend in the number of catalytic converter thefts in London in the last three years.

      Children: Exploitation

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the potential merits of encouraging youth work as a mechanism to help reduce the risk of child exploitation.

      Personation: Compensation

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department is taking to support victims of fraud by false representation seeking redress for damages, particularly in...

      Asylum: Standards

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department is taking to tackle delays to (a) interviews and (b) asylum decisions for asylum seekers processed by her Department.

      Passports

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many and what proportion of passports applied for under the 1 Week Fast Track scheme were delivered within one week in each of the 12...

      British Nationality: Fees and Charges

      To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent assessment she has made of the potential merits of removing the non-administrative costs of British citizenship application fees.

  • Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities

    • Housing: Construction

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, how much funding his Department has allocated for the purposes of delivering new homes in (a) Coventry North East...

    • Housing: Hertsmere

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, whether he has received any written representations from Hertsmere Borough Council on the requirement that the Council use...

      Community Ownership Fund: Northern Ireland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what steps he is taking to increase awareness of the Community Ownership Fund in Northern Ireland.

      UK Community Renewal Fund: Sefton Council

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, whether he has received an application from Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council to the UK Community Renewal Fund.

      Buildings: Fire Prevention

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, with reference to the independent export group's report entitled Independent expert statement in building safety in medium...

      Buildings: Insulation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, with reference to Royal Institution for Chartered Surveyors’ guidance on EWS1 guidance on buildings below 18 metres...

      General Elections: Voting Rights

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, with reference to the open letter from the Association of Electoral Administrators and Society of Local Authority of Chief...

      Councillors: Political Parties

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what guidance or advice his Department has provided to local authorities on whether councillors who have been suspended by...

      Wholesale Trade: Government Assistance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of including wholesalers in the forthcoming Covid-19...

      Conditions of Employment and Pay: Scotland

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, if he will offer support to (a) Glasgow city council, (b) the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities and (c) the...

      Council Tax

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what steps his Department is taking to protect residents from excessive increases in council tax payments.

      National Insurance

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what plans he has to mitigate the effect on local authority's finances of the 1.25 per cent rise in National Insurance.

      Non-domestic Rates: Appeals

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what steps he is taking to support businesses seeking to appeal business rates valuations after changes in circumstances...

      Antisemitism

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what steps his Department is taking to tackle the increase in hate crimes committed against people of the Jewish faith.

      Tree Houses: Construction

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of including the construction of low-level tree houses within...

      Private Rented Housing: Coronavirus

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what assessment he has made of the impact of the covid-19 outbreak on the buy-to-let sector.

      Private Rented Housing: Costs

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what the average cost is of a buy-to-let property in each region of the UK.

      Private Rented Housing

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, how many buy-to-let properties there are in the UK.

      Public Lavatories: Disability

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the availability of Changing Places toilets in local communities; and what...

      Regional Planning and Development: North of England

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what assessment he has made for the implications of his policy of the IPPR's report entitled, Time to act: Understanding...

      Sleeping Rough

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, in the context of the Government’s commitment to end rough sleeping by 2024, what recent progress his Department has...

      Evictions

      To ask the Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, what estimate has his Department made of the number of section 21 eviction notices been issued in each year since 2019 in...

  • Cabinet Office

    • Procurement: Coronavirus

      To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, pursuant to the Answer of 20 October 2021 to Question 57295, on Procurement: Coronavirus, when he plans to...

  • Treasury

    • Business: Payments

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he is taking to ensure that businesses accept cash as a method of payment for goods during the covid-19 outbreak.

    • Banks: Government Assistance

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the revenue raised by the (a) Bank Levy and (b) Bank Corporation Tax Surcharge since their introduction in 2011 relative to...

      Banks: Insolvency

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent assessment has he made of the (a) current financial risks in the banking sector and (b) likelihood of further state bailouts in the next decade.

      Debts: Coronavirus

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the impact of the covid-19 outbreak on the levels of household debt in (a) Coventry North East constituency, (b) Coventry,...

      Revenue and Customs

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the (a) annual budget and (b) number of staff was for HMRC's Fraud Investigation Service in each of the last five years.

      Defibrillators: VAT

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he is taking to reduce VAT on community defibrillators and the cabinets in which they are housed to match the VAT free status of the pads and...

      National Insurance

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment his Department made, prior to the decision being made, of the potential effect of the rise in Employer National Insurance Contributions...

      UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the impact on the economy of a potential partial suspension of the Trade and Co-operation Agreement by the EU in the event...

      Private Education: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 4 November 2021 to Question 67285 on Private Education: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and with reference to the detailed...

      Treasury: Aquind

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, on which dates in the last six months each of the Ministers in his Department (a) met and (b) spoke to (i) directors and (ii) other representatives of...

      Non-domestic Rates: Tax Allowances

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what (a) retail, (b) hospitality and (c) leisure properties will be eligible for the temporary business rates relief as announced in the Autumn Budget 2021.

      Property: Valuation

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what rateable value-increasing improvements to existing properties will be eligible for the 100 per cent improvement relief, as announced in the Autumn...

      Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what support will be offered to people who struggle financially when the furlough scheme ends.

      Non-domestic Rates: Appeals

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent estimate has he made of the number of businesses at each stage of the business rates appeal process in the latest period for which figures are...

      Wholesale Trade: Government Assistance

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment his Department has made of the potential merits of including wholesalers in the forthcoming Covid-19 Additional Relief Fund guidance for...

      Children: Day Care

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the tax-free childcare scheme, how many (a) active accounts and (b) children eligible there were for that scheme on 31 March in each of...

      Children: Day Care

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, pursuant to the Answer of 16 November 2021 to Question 72406, how many and what proportion of user accounts for the tax-free childcare scheme that have not...

      Government Departments: Fines

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many fines have been issued by his Department to other Government departments in each year since 2010 for accountancy misconduct; and what the value of...

      Children: Day Care

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the (a) forecast and (b) actual expenditure was for the tax-free childcare scheme in the last five financial years to date.

      Police and Crime Commissioners: Cleveland

      To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, on which dates in the last six months the Chief Secretary to the Treasury has (a) met and (b) spoken to the Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland.

  • Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

    • Cricket: Racial Discrimination

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment her Department has made of trends in the level of representation of African, Caribbean and Asian coaches,...

    • Gambling

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment she has made of the potential impact of gambling on those from lower socio-economic backgrounds.

      Gambling

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment she has made of the level and impact of gambling-related harm (a) nationally and (b) in York.

      Gambling Act 2005 Review

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what steps she has taken to embed a public health approach to gambling in the review of the Gambling Act 2005.

      Advertising: Fraud

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what provisions the Government (a) has and (b) plans to make an assessment of the potential merits of taking forward in (i)...

      Ofcom: Recruitment

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, pursuant to the Answer of on 8 November 2021 to Question 71330 on Ofcom: Recruitment, how many staff on a FTE basis Ofcom has...

      Football Index: Compensation

      To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what recent assessment she has made of the potential merits of establishing a compensation scheme in order to grant financial...

  • House of Commons Commission

    • Parliamentary Estate: Coronavirus

      To ask the hon. Member for Broxbourne, representing the House of Commons Commission, how many confirmed positive covid-19 tests there have been among Parliamentary pass holders who work on the...

  • Department for Transport

  • Department for Education

    • Pupil Exclusions

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many (1) primary, and (2) secondary, school students have been permanently excluded from school for each of the last five years.

    • Alternative Education

      To ask Her Majesty's Government how many children and young people are currently in (1) registered alternative schools, and (2) unregistered alternative schools.

  • Home Office

    • Refugees: Afghanistan

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to provide councils with £28 per person per day to support Afghan refugee families.

  • Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

    • NSO Group

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had, if any, with the NSO Group to request they recode their Pegasus software; and what plans they have to restrict trade with the NSO Group.

    • Pangolins: Conservation

      To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking with international partners (1) to protect the pangolin population globally, and (2) to prevent the criminal export and trafficking of...

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