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Transport, Local Government and the Regions

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  • Bed and Breakfast Accommodation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions how many children under 16 are living in bed and breakfast accommodation; what steps are being taken to reduce the...

  • Planning

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what his policy is on the number of times an applicant can delay consideration of a planning appeal.

  • Right to Buy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions, pursuant to his answer of 22 April 2002, Official Report, column 46W, on right to buy, who has been commissioned to...

  • Construction Industry

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what the cost will be to small businesses within the construction industry of complying with self-certification...

  • Replacement Windows

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions in relation to statutory instrument No. 440, regulation 16A, what assessment he has made of the direct cost to...

  • Millennium Dome

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what stage negotiations have reached with Meridian Delta on the sale of the Millennium Dome; when negotiations will...

  • Playing Fields

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what plans he has to require local planning authorities to inform (a) his Department and (b) the DCMS monitoring...

  • Low Demand Housing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions which wards of the city of Newcastle upon Tyne are included in the pathfinders study of housing in low demand.

  • Local Authority Debt

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions how much residual debt has been written off in each of the local authorities where housing stock transfers have taken...

  • Local Council Elections

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions when he expects to lay regulations enabling local authorities to switch to alternative year elections where they have...

  • Local Government Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what steps he will take to ensure that the new finance system for local authorities provides an effective framework...

  • Local Government Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what total external support is received in 2002–03 by (a) local authorities covering the Waverley area and (b)...

  • Disability Facilities

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions if he will make a statement on the reports he receives from local councils on the use of the financial support which...

  • Electronic Voting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions by what means, when voting electronically, a voter can ascertain whether his vote has been recorded and counted.

  • Electronic Voting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions (1) when he will notify applicants for electronic votes in the May elections whether their proposals have been...

  • Electronic Voting

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what arrangements will be in place to prevent personation of persons voting electronically.

  • National Insurance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what estimate he has made of the cost to (a) county councils, (b) district councils and (c) borough councils of the 1...

  • Disabled Access

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what adjustments have been made to his Department's premises following the introduction of the Disability...

  • Recruitment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions how many net additional staff his Department has recruited in each month since June 2001 at (a) executive officer...

  • Complaints

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions how many complaints were registered against his Department and its predecessor Departments in (a) 1990 to 1996 and...

  • Public Transport Workers (Assaults)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what action the Government have take since 1997 to protect (a) bus workers and (b) other public transport staff from...

  • Public Transport Workers (Assaults)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what proposals he has to ban members of the public from using public transport if they assault staff.

  • Channel Tunnel

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what steps he is taking to ensure that rail freight facilities through the channel tunnel return to the pre-November...

  • Track Safety Certificates

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions, pursuant to his answer of 24 April, ref. 52041, about Railtrack's random checks of personal track safety...

  • Croxley Rail Link

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions if he will make a statement on the progress of the proposals for the Croxley Rail Link.

  • Railways

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what discussions the Government have had with (a) Connex South Eastern and (b) other rail operators to discuss the...

  • Deep-sea Port Traffic

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what the level of deep-sea port traffic expressed in containers per annum has been in each of the last 10 years.

  • Roads (Gloucestershire)

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what additional resources he will make available to Gloucestershire county council to maintain the A40 following...

  • Bus Lanes

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions when he proposes to make regulations under the Transport Act 2000 to amend the transfers of liability to vehicle...

  • Night Buses

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions what proposals the Government have to increase the number of night buses and night bus routes.

  • Vehicle Registration

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions, pursuant to his answer of 29 April 2002, ref. 53199, on processing by the DVLA, what the average time taken was to...

  • Non-departmental Public Bodies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions how many NDPBs have ceased to exist since 1997.