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Work and Pensions

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  • Breastfeeding

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what guidance the Health and Safety Executive gives to employers on breaks for female employees who are breastfeeding after the birth of a child.

  • Child Support Agency

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) how debts owed to the Child Support Agency will be transferred to the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission; and how long this...

  • Children: Poverty

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many households with children living below (a) 60 per cent. of median income and (b) 40 per cent. of median income are not in receipt of...

  • Chile

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if he will make a statement on his recent visit to Chile.

  • Employment: East Lothian

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what recent steps have been taken to increase employment levels in East Lothian constituency.

  • European Social Fund

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions which staff are expected to administer the new single programme under the proposal that the administration of European Social Fund programmes...

  • Income Support

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many lone parents claiming income support stopped claiming that benefit because (a) their partner status changed, (b) their employment...

  • Lone Parents: Copeland

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people in Copeland were registered for lone parents benefit in the financial year ending (a) March 1997 and (b) March 2007.

  • National Insurance: City of Westminster

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if he will breakdown by ethnic nationality origin the applicants for national insurance numbers in Westminster in each of the last five years.

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps he is taking to ensure that all eligible individuals are aware of their entitlements to benefit payments.

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the average amount of time was between receipt of a claim for (a) disability living allowance, (b) income support, (c) carer's...

  • Social Security Benefits: Carers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the benefit entitlements are of parents with children or young people (a) diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and...

  • Welfare Reform

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) whether Ministers and officials (a) in his Department and (b) in other Departments suggested amendments to David Freud's report on the...

  • Welfare Reform

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many special advisers from his Department worked on David Freud's review of the welfare system.