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  • Armed Forces: Pensions

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What notice was given of the meeting held on 20 June by the senior president of tribunals with representatives of some ex-service organisations to discuss the...

  • Badgers and Bovine Tuberculosis

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether any research is being undertaken on other species in relation to bovine tuberculosis; and whether such research covers any link between badgers, the loss...

  • Buses

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What steps they are taking to improve the operation of the national concessionary bus fare scheme around the Welsh border where cross-border services operate; and...

  • Criminal Justice: Women

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Statement by Lord Hunt of Kings Heath on 24 June (WS 921—3) stating that "a cross-departmental Criminal Justice Women's Unit has been...

  • Crown Prosecution Service

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Rooker on 3 June (WA 47), how many legally qualified staff were employed and at what average cost in the Crown Prosecution...

  • Embryology

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answers by Lord Darzi of Denham on 21 April (WA 234), 2 May (WA 109—10), 19 June (WA 177—78), 24 June (WA 227 and 1 July (WA...

  • Embryology

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Lord Darzi of Denham on 1 July (WA 28) regarding Clause 4 of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill, to what extent the...

  • Employment Agencies

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many executives and advisory non-departmental public bodies use employment agencies to find or shortlist candidates for vacancies; and what standards are...

  • Energy: Nuclear Plants

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Why the updated transmission entry capacity register, published on 7 July by National Grid plc, which looks seven years forward at the demand for grid access,...

  • Extremism

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Following the publication of Preventing Violent Extremism: A Strategy for Delivery (May 2008, Ref. 288113), whether they will issue new guidance to the police or...

  • Faith Communities Capacity Building Fund

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Which Muslim organisations have received funding from the Faith Communities Capacity Building Fund since January 2006.

  • Food: Wheat

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the current wheat resource in the United Kingdom and the European Community; and what that represents in terms of days of consumption.

  • Government Equalities Office

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many and what proportion of staff employed by the Government Equalities Office are (a) from black and minority ethnic groups, and (b) female.

  • Health: GPs

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many general practitioners there are per head of population in each (a) county, and (b) region in England.

  • Health: Hepatitis B

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What assessment they have made of the effectiveness of the current vaccination policy to protect people in high risk groups from hepatitis B infection; and Whether...

  • Health: Junior Doctors

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the average lodging charge for non-resident junior doctors staying overnight in hospital for part of their shift.

  • Health: Pain Relief

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they intend to carry out an audit of the current provision of services for the treatment of pain in England.

  • Health: Pain Relief

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What progress has been made into provision of services for the treatment of pain since the recommendation of the Clinical Standards Advisory Services Group report...

  • Health: Sexually Transmitted Infections

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In the light of the review of the National Health Service by Lord Darzi of Denham and their commitment to reducing the burden of sexually transmitted infections on...

  • Health: Vaccines

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In the light of the recent review of the National Health Service by Lord Darzi of Denham, whether they will extend the commitment to greater transparency to the...

  • House of Lords: Pork and Bacon

    asked the Chairman of Committees: Further to his Written Answers on 3 April (WA 198) and 29 April (WA 18), what priority is given to (a) the Public Sector Food Procurement Initiative; (b) farm...

  • Housing: Unoccupied Dwellings

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many unoccupied dwellings there are in (a) England, (b) the east of England, and (c) Essex.

  • Money: Banknotes

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What percentage of each denomination of banknote is allowed to be printed and circulated in Northern Ireland and Scotland.

  • Planning: Brownfield Land

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What is the estimated total area of brownfield land available for development in (a) England, (b) the east of England, and (c) Essex.

  • Planning: Eco-towns

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What response they will send to the United Kingdom Federation of Master Builders concerning its statement of 1 July objecting to the plan for separate new eco-towns.

  • Prisoners: Increased Sentences

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many prisoners had their sentences increased in each of the past five years as a result of contravening prison rules.

  • Public Bodies

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many non-departmental public bodies were listed in the Public Bodies Directory in each of the past 10 years.

  • Public Prosecution Service

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Baroness Scotland of Asthal on 19 June (WA 197), whether the Public Prosecution Service for Northern Ireland will review its...

  • Public Prosecution Service

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Written Answer by Baroness Scotland of Asthal on 19 June (WA 196), how many difficult, complex or sensitive cases were referred to the...

  • Roads: Charging

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they have any plans to extend charges for road use.

  • Roads: Schemes under Construction

    asked Her Majesty's Government: In respect of each local authority road scheme under construction or with full approval, what is (a) the estimated cost at full approval stage; (b) the benefit to...

  • Tax Credits

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How much the working tax credit has cost to administer in each of the past five years.

  • Thames Gateway Bridge (3 annotations)

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What recent discussions they have had with external stakeholders regarding the proposed Thames Gateway bridge.

  • Transport: Heavy Goods Vehicles

    asked Her Majesty's Government: (a) how many heavy goods vehicles have been checked on the A55 in North Wales during the last year for (1) weight offences, (2) drivers' hours offences, (3)...

  • UN: Convenant on Civil and Political Rights

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Whether they will accept the right of individual petition under the Optional Protocol to the United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights.

  • Vaccination and Immunisation

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How strategic health authorities (a) assess and (b) report the impact on National Health Service resources of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation's...

  • Vehicles: Checks

    asked Her Majesty's Government: How many checks on foreign-registered vehicles were carried out by the Vehicle and Operator Services Agency in each of the past three years; and how many vehicles...

  • Waste Management: Brofiscin Quarry

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Answer by Lord Rooker on 28 March 2007 (Official Report, col. 1645), whether the Environment Agency Wales has obtained clarification of the...

  • Waste Management: Brofiscin Quarry

    asked Her Majesty's Government: Further to the Answer by Lord Rooker on 28 March 2007 (Official Report, col. 1645) and the Written Answer by Lord Rooker on 2 April (WA 184), whether, in the light...

  • Whitehall: Pavement Works

    asked Her Majesty's Government: What will be the total cost, including fees and other expenses, of the pavement works in Whitehall and Great George Street; and when they expect these to be completed.