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  • Afghanistan: Peacekeeping

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What efforts they are making to enhance the profile of British Armed Forces as peacekeepers in Afghanistan, especially in the southern and eastern regions.

  • Alcohol

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will provide leaflets and posters for primary care trusts to distribute to hospital outpatient and general practitioner waiting rooms calling...

  • Alcohol: Children

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What additional measures they will take, in light of the survey published in the Independenton Sunday on 18 February, to prevent the sale of alcohol to children...

  • Armed Forces: Individual Harmony Guidelines

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What progress they have made since October 2006 in addressing breaches of individual harmony guidelines across the services.

  • Armed Forces: South African Servicemen (1 annotation)

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many South African servicemen are serving in the British Armed Forces, broken down by service.

  • British Coal Compensation

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the Department for Trade and Industry and its solicitors, Nabarro Nathanson, have lodged any formal complaints with the Law Society against solicitors in...

  • British Coal Compensation

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have made an assessment of the reason why the Solicitors Regulation Authority remains unable to state the number of cases in the British Coal...

  • British Coal Compensation

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have made an assessment of the reasons why neither the Solicitors Regulation Authority nor its predecessors have conducted an audit to establish the...

  • British Coal Compensation

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have assessed the cases of those retired miners who successfully pursued industrial deafness claims against the former British Coal Corporation and...

  • British Coal Compensation

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will respond to requests made of the Department for Trade and Industry by the Board of the Legal Complaints Service seeking disclosure of contact...

  • Care Services

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their estimate of the number of home care places available in England in each of the last ten years.

  • Care Services: Funding

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many representations they have received from (a) local authorities; (b) charities; (c) individuals; and (d) all other organisations in regard to the current...

  • Climate Change

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What progress is being made in the United Kingdom contribution to the International Polar Year investigations, conducted by the Cambridge British Antarctic Survey;...

  • Consultants: Defra (1 annotation)

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many consultants the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs employed for each of the years 2001 to 2006.

  • Energy: Microgeneration

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What estimate they have made of the proportion of renewable energy, measured in kilowatts per hour, that could be contributed over the next five years by...

  • Energy: Microgeneration

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What steps they are taking to ensure that there are consistent and high targets for microgeneration in the local development frameworks and regional spatial...

  • Energy: Microgeneration

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What estimate they have made of the amount by which the rateable value of properties will rise following the installation of microgeneration technologies; and what...

  • Environmental Justice

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What circulars they have issued or have in preparation to ensure that magistrates and judges are well versed in emerging environmental law, especially in the light...

  • Fishing: Drift Nets

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What arrangements are being made to ensure that, after the expenditure of the European Union fund of £25 million for compensation, the International Council...

  • Health: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    asked Her Majesty's Government: When plans to produce the series of National Health Service documents, Occupational Aspects of the Management of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS): A National...

  • Health: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What will be the status of the series of National Health Service documents, Occupational Aspects of the Management of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS): A National...

  • Health: Malnutrition

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many cases of malnutrition were recorded for those aged (a) below 60, and (b) above 60 by each National Health Service trust in England in each of the last...

  • Health: Mental Health Beds

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the reduction in the number of secure mental health beds available in the East of England region since 1996.

  • Health: Nursing and Allied Professions

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What measures are being taken to ensure the restoration in 2007-08 of the financial cuts made in nursing and allied health professions in 2006-07 allocations to...

  • Homelessness

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What impact their decision to reduce the eligible rent levels for housing benefit by 14.5 per cent in London will have on councils' ability to provide housing for...

  • Homelessness: Soup Runs

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answers by Baroness Andrews on 8 February (WA 160), whether in conjunction with Westminster City Council they have approached those...

  • Immigration: English Language Courses

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their estimate of the financial savings they will make by cutting provision for English for speakers of other languages courses for refugees and asylum seekers.

  • Information Systems: Cabinet Office

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of the Cabinet Office, (a) on how many occasions in the last year malicious programs have compromised departmental computer systems; and, for each...

  • Information Systems: DCA

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of the Department for Constitutional Affairs, (a) on how many occasions in the last year malicious programs have compromised departmental computer...

  • Information Systems: Defra

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, (a) on how many occasions in the last year malicious programs have compromised departmental...

  • Information Systems: DoH

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of the Department of Health, (a) on how many occasions in the last year malicious programs have compromised departmental computer systems; and, for each...

  • Information Systems: Ministry of Defence

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of the Ministry of Defence, (a) on how many occasions in the last year malicious programs have compromised departmental computer systems; and, for each...

  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether any member state of the European Union, other than the United Kingdom, has failed to accept the First Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on...

  • Iraq: Aircraft

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Answer by Lord Drayson on 20 February (Official Report col. 1006), what aircraft, including helicopters, have been found by boards of inquiry to...

  • Iraq: Ghost Employees

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the Government of Iraq have provided the Government with an update on attempts to remove "ghost" employees from police payrolls, and to dismiss those...

  • Ministry of Defence: EU Nationals

    asked Her Majesty's Government: To whom the non-British European nationals holding executive or administrative posts in the Ministry of Defence owe their first duty of allegiance.

  • Packaging

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will convene a national conference on excess consumer packaging to secure a manufacturer-distributor agreement on early reductions in such packaging.

  • Prisons: Mental Health (1 annotation)

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How soon they will make good the £150,000 shortfall of funding for mental health in-reach to HMP Grendon that has arisen due to the suspension of agreed...

  • Questions for Written Answer

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Why the Question for Written Answer HL2003, tabled by Lord James of Blackheath on 8 February, was not answered by 22 February; and when an Answer can be expected.

  • Secretary of State for Transport

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Which towns, villages or cities within the United Kingdom the Secretary of State for Transport has visited since 1 October 2006; and when each visit took place.

  • Trade: Food and Drink

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the trading gap between the value of food and drink imported and exported by the United Kingdom for each of the years 1997 to 2006.

  • Water Supply: Meters

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether householders in Northern Ireland may purchase water-metering equipment; and, if so, whether there are any limitations to the circumstances in which they...