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  • Advertising: Internet (1 annotation)

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether any official or Minister in the Home Office has offered written or oral advice to any executive of the company Phorm as to the legality of their targeted...

  • Agriculture: Sheep

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether, in the light of the fuel costs of incinerating dead sheep and the Spongiform Encephalopathy Advisory Committee report that the likelihood of BSE in sheep...

  • Crime: Homophobic Offences

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the guidance currently given to the police on the investigation of alleged homophobic offences under the Public Order Act 1986 is satisfactory.

  • Elections: Labour Party Deputy Leadership

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will discuss with the Metropolitan Police delays in the investigation of the late reporting of financial contributions in connection with the election...

  • Energy: North Sea Oil

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is their current estimate of the total revenue from North Sea oil; and what is their estimate of the division of that revenue between Scotland and England.

  • EU: Parliamentary Scrutiny (1 annotation)

    asked the Leader of the House: Further to the Written Answers by Lord Malloch-Brown on 10 March (WA 200), 12 March (WA 231) and 6 May (WA 49-50), whether she will propose to the House that the...

  • EU: Savings Directive

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Statement by Lord Davies of Oldham on 3 April (WS 123-25), which countries outside the European Union have come into the framework of the...

  • Fishing: Obstruction of Government Agents

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Why Article 12 (obstruction of officers) of the Sea Fishing (Prohibition on the Removal of Shark Fins) Order 2007 (SI 2007/2554) does not include provision for a...

  • Food

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will make representations to the retail industry to ensure that front-of-shop displays of food and confectionery contain less junk food and food...

  • Gold

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What sales of gold from the government reserves have been made since the beginning of 2005; and in respect of each sale, what was (a) the date, (b) the quantity,...

  • Health: Pharmaceutical Price Regulation

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the conclusions of the 2005 consultation on the "reimbursement of 'standard' branded generic medicines" have been taken into consideration during the...

  • House of Lords: Nominations

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What are their intentions as regards the nomination of new peers pending reform of the House of Lords.

  • Immigration: Failed Asylum Seekers

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord West of Spithead on 12 May (HL3321), whether it conforms with their policy for certain failed asylum seekers to be kept in...

  • Immigration: Indefinite Leave to Remain

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Why the applications of Shabir Karim (K257700) and Shamira Karim (K1194365) for indefinite leave to remain in the United Kingdom, filed in November 2004, have yet...

  • Local Government: Leisure Facilities

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What rules exist for the procurement of local authority leisure facilities; and who sets those rules.

  • Local Government: Leisure Facilities

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Why leisure and culture has been removed from the comprehensive performance assessment of local authorities.

  • NHS: Trainers

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether the national evaluation process to measure the effectiveness of the National Health Service health trainers initiative has been set up; and, if so, what...

  • NHS: Trainers

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What steps they have taken to measure the performance of the National Health Service health trainers initiative.

  • NHS: Trainers

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What assessment they have made of the numbers of qualified health trainers working in different primary care trust areas.

  • Northern Ireland: Former Paramilitary Weapons

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In Northern Ireland whether all the former paramilitary weapons now in their possession have been examined for DNA.

  • Northern Ireland: Murder Prosecutions

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many murders of police officers in Northern Ireland since 1970 are currently being reinvestigated by the Police Service of Northern Ireland.

  • Northern Ireland: Murder Prosecutions

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Rooker on 22 April (WA 285-86) concerning the murders of Ulster Defence Regiment and Royal Irish Regiment members, in what...

  • Police: Murder

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many members of the police force were murdered in London over the past 10 years; and in how many cases there were convictions.

  • Police: Northern Ireland

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What proposals there are to restructure the police service in County Armagh and reduce the number of police stations; whether any decisions have been taken and by...

  • Public Spending: Scotland

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Which areas of current public expenditure in Scotland are not covered by the Barnett formula.

  • Public Spending: Scotland

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What has been the total current public expenditure in Scotland in the past year; and what is the division between expenditure covered by the Barnett formula and...

  • Questions for Written Answer: Guidance to Civil Servants

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the most recent guidance that has been issued to civil servants by the Cabinet Office on the drafting of Answers to Questions for Written Answer in the...

  • Questions for Written Answer: Guidance to Civil Servants

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the most recent guidance that has been issued to civil servants by the Department for Children, Schools and Families on the drafting of Answers to...

  • Questions for Written Answer: Guidance to Civil Servants

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the most recent guidance that has been issued to civil servants by the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills on the drafting of Answers to...

  • Questions for Written Answer: Guidance to Civil Servants

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the most recent guidance that has been issued to civil servants by the Northern Ireland Office on the drafting of Answers to Questions for Written Answer...

  • Questions for Written Answer: Guidance to Civil Servants

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the most recent guidance that has been issued to civil servants by Her Majesty's Treasury on the drafting of Answers to Questions for Written Answer in the...

  • Railways: Franchises

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of the rail franchise change of control policy statement issued on 28 March (a) which organisations were consulted on the proposals; (b) on what basis...

  • Religious Freedom

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many complaints of harassment or serious harm have been made by persons leaving the Muslim faith or converting to other religions in recent years; and whether...

  • Shipping: Tonnage Tax

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will maintain the existing tonnage tax system for the British shipping industry.

  • Stateless People

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will ensure that stateless people and those living in internationally unrecognised entities are fully considered when applying for scholarships, other...

  • Taxation: Income Tax

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many taxpayers have gained from (a) the removal of the 10p tax band; and (b) the reduction of the base rate to 20p; and How many single men and women are...

  • Taxation: Inheritance Tax

    asked Her Majesty's Government: When the annual gift level of £250 per donee for inheritance tax was first set; and at what level it would now be if it had been uprated in line with inflation.

  • Taxation: Top Rates

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord McKenzie of Luton on 2 August 2005 (WA 87-88), whether they will publish in the same form the top rate of direct tax on...

  • Transport: Oil Prices (1 annotation)

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What estimates of the price of oil have been used by the Department for Transport in drawing up rail and road policies.

  • Waterways: Nitrate Pollution

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How much nitrate pollution in watercourses is caused by nitrates dissolved in falling rainwater.