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  • Afghanistan

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many (a) Afghan women, and (b) women of other nationalities, will be at the main table at the London conference on Afghanistan.

  • Afghanistan

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many Pashtun speakers there are (a) serving in Her Majesty's Armed Forces, (b) serving in Her Majesty's armed forces and deployed to Afghanistan, and (c)...

  • Armed Forces: Combat Clothing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many sets of multi-terrain pattern combat clothing will be distributed to (a) members of Her Majesty's Armed Forces in Afghanistan, and (b) the Army, (1) by...

  • Armed Forces: Combat Clothing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many sets of mark 7 helmets will be distributed to (a) members of Her Majesty's Armed Forces in Afghanistan, and (b) the Army, (1) by the end of 2010, and (2)...

  • Armed Forces: Suppliers

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence, Quentin Davies, on 3 November 2009 (Official Report, Commons, 3/11/09;...

  • Benefits: Polish Nationals

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many Polish nationals are claiming social security benefits; and how many National Insurance numbers have been issued to Polish nationals since Poland's...

  • Bonuses

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when the practice of paying bonuses to staff of non-departmental public bodies began; and what was the total paid in each year since 1997. To ask Her Majesty's...

  • British Citizenship

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the British Consulate-General in Hong Kong have approached the Consulate General of India to inform them that in connection with applications for British...

  • Carers

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they will review the level of the Carer's Allowance.

  • Children: Healthy Eating

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what proposals they have to promote healthy potato eating, particularly amongst children.

  • Community Cohesion

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how much money has been (a) allocated, and (b) committed, for community cohesion projects in (1) 2009-10, and (2) 2011-12.

  • Community Relations

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they expect the University of Cambridge to publish its report on contextualising Islam in Britain.

  • Constable of the Tower of London

    To ask Her Majesty's Government on how many days since his appointment the Constable of the Tower of London has used the accommodation provided for him.

  • Education: ESOL

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Lord Young of Norwood Green on 14 December 2009 (WA 176-7), how much of the £600 million to be invested in Skills for Life in...

  • Embryology

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will place in the Library of the House a copy of the internal background note for each parliamentary question tabled by Lord Alton of Liverpool and...

  • Embryology

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answers by Baroness Thornton on 27 January (WA 337), what have been the costs to date incurred by the Consent Order described in the Human...

  • Embryology

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what were the dates for Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) inspections of centres 0017, 0157 and 0206 since 2004; whether each of these...

  • Employment

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many jobs have been created for British people since the Prime Minister's announcement in 2007.

  • Employment

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of employed people in each constituency in Greater Manchester work in (a) the public sector, (b) the private sector, and (c) the voluntary sector.

  • Environment: Dry Stone Walling

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many miles of dry stone walling restoration have been completed with assistance from the Countryside Stewardship Scheme since 2002.

  • Environment: Hedgerows

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many miles of hedgerow have been created over each of the past 10 years.

  • Environment: Sites of Special Scientific Interest

    To ask Her Majesty's Government which sites of special scientific interest have been subject to management schemes; when each scheme commenced; which sites have been served a management notice;...

  • Environment: Sites of Special Scientific Interest

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of the total area of Sites of Special Scientific Interest is in a favourable condition.

  • Equality Bill

    To ask Her Majesty's Government which European legislation is being transposed by the Equality Bill.

  • Food: Additives

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how they will implement EC Regulation 133/2008 on food additives; and when.

  • Food: Irradiation

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what resources they are planning to protect and inform the public of the incidence of irradiated foodstuffs.

  • Food: Labelling

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the support amongst European Union member states for country of origin labelling on meat, dairy and poultry products.

  • Food: Salt

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they will meet representatives of United Kingdom restaurant owners and managers to discuss providing information to customers on salt content in dishes.

  • Government Departments: Bonuses

    To ask Her Majesty's Government for each of the last three years for which figures are available, how many people were eligible for performance bonuses and special bonuses in the Department for...

  • Government Departments: Bonuses

    To ask Her Majesty's Government for each of the last three years for which figures are available, how many people were eligible for performance bonuses and special bonuses in the Department of...

  • Gurkhas

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the annual amount in sterling of the pension paid under the Gurkha pension scheme in each year from 1973 to 2000 to a retired Gurkha rifleman with 15...

  • Health: Bilateral Agreements

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how much was paid to the Isle of Man, Guernsey, Jersey and the Republic of Ireland by the United Kingdom under reciprocal health agreements in each of the last...

  • Health: Care Assistants

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what consideration they are giving to requiring the regulation of healthcare assistants by the Nursing & Midwifery Council or the Health Professions Council.

  • Health: Contaminated Blood Products

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Baroness Thornton on 28 January (Official Report, 28/1/10; col. 367 WA), when they will respond to the letter sent by the...

  • Health: Contaminated Blood Products

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Baroness Thornton on 28 January (WA 367), what representations were made in the letter sent by the Macfarlane Trust.

  • Health: Dementia

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their estimate of the number of people with dementia who, following diagnosis, are receiving appropriate social and medical care; and what is their...

  • Health: EU Resident Citizens

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Baroness Thornton on 2 February (WA 42), what is the average cost of healthcare per head in other countries covered by European...

  • Health: Former UK Residents

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Baroness Thornton on 2 February (WA 26), what are the terms of the agreement with the Republic of Ireland on the closure of the...

  • Health: Reciprocal Agreements

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the net surplus or deficit experienced by the National Health Service in the financial years 2007-08 and 2008-09 arising out of the reciprocal health...

  • Health: Republic of Ireland

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Baroness Thornton on 20 January (WA 265), how many citizens of the Republic of Ireland seeking medical treatment in Northern...

  • Health: Tuberculosis-HIV Co-infection

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how they are combating tuberculosis-HIV co-infection in the United Kingdom and overseas.

  • Health: Vaccinations

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how they are supporting the research and development of more effective diagnostics of, and vaccines against, tuberculosis.

  • Higher Education: Finance

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what has been the effect of the recession on the cash balances and reserves of higher education institutions since 2008.

  • Higher Education: Overseas Students

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their estimate of the net annual financial benefit to the United Kingdom of students from non-European Union countries attending United Kingdom (a) public...

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they will take to encourage house builders to construct houses with larger rooms.

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of publicly funded housing was built to the Lifetime Homes standard in (a) 2006-07, (b) 2007-08, and (c) 2008-09.

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of market housing was built to the Lifetime Homes standard in (a) 2006-07, (b) 2007-08, and (c) 2008-09.

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Statement by the then Minister for Housing, Caroline Flint, on 25 February 2008 (Official Report, Commons 25/2/08; col. 66 WS), whether all...

  • Housing: Mortgages

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many households have been assisted through the Mortgage Rescue Scheme; in which local authority areas the Scheme has been used; and how much of the £200...

  • Immigration: Repatriation

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they fund or support any repatriation service for (a) unemployed, or (b) homeless, European Union migrants, who wish to return to their home country but do...

  • International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will reconsider their decision not to accept the first optional protocol to the United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights,...

  • Islam and Citizenship Education Project

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made in the Islam and Citizenship Education Project.

  • Mauritius

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they last held bilateral discussions with the government of Mauritius on the future sovereignty of the British Indian Ocean Territory.

  • Mauritius

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they plan to hold bilateral discussions with the government of Mauritius on the future sovereignty of the British Indian Ocean Territory.

  • Mental Incapacity Act 2005

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what response they will make to the representations made to the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State at the Ministry of Justice, Bridget Prentice, by Richard S...

  • Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks 2007

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they have taken to implement the Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007.

  • National Insurance

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many National Insurance numbers have been issued to foreign nationals in each of the last ten years.

  • NHS: Channel Islands

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what instructions they have issued to the National Health Service on charging residents of the Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey for healthcare; and whether they...

  • NHS: Training

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether placements in nurse training and education are under-funded; and, if so, by how much. To ask Her Majesty's Government whether placements for undergraduate...

  • Northern Rock

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the answer by Lord Davies of Oldham on 27 January (Official Report, 27/1/10; col. 1485) saying that "all creditors [of Northern Rock (Asset Management)]...

  • Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe

    To ask Her Majesty's Government why no Minister in Her Majesty's Government was present at the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe ministerial meeting in Athens on 1 and 2...

  • Personal Care at Home Bill

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimates they have made of the additional administrative costs to local authorities of the assessments of individuals to be made as a result of the Personal...

  • Planning: Disability Equality

    To ask Her Majesty's Government which experts on disability and planning issues were invited to join the external sounding board to advise the Planning Directorate in Communities and Local...

  • Ports: Business Rates

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with the Valuation Office Agency regarding a possible payment holiday in respect of the backdated element of port-side operators'...

  • Ports: Business Rates

    To ask Her Majesty's Government which Members of Parliament have made representations to them about the backdating of business rates on port-side operators since September 2009.

  • Ports: Business Rates

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have for the backdating of business rates for port-side operators.

  • Prisoners: Foreign Nationals

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many foreign nationals were sentenced to (a) first, (b) second, (c) third, and (d) fourth or more custodial sentences in (1) 2006, (2) 2007, and (3) 2008.

  • Public Bodies

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many employees of non-departmental public bodies are members of the partnership pension account; how many of those are entitled to employer contributions of...

  • Questions for Written and Oral Answer

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what guidance is given to ministers in the Ministerial Code about answering parliamentary questions.

  • Royal Fleet Auxiliary

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the ability of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary to act as a force multiplier in the event of privatisation, part privatisation or having...

  • Royal Navy: Atlantic Patrol Task

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the status and resourcing of the Royal Navy's Atlantic Patrol Task (North); and why it is not participating in the relief efforts for Haiti.

  • Shipping: Light Dues

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Lord Adonis on 13 January (WA 166), and following the judgment of the Competition Appeal Tribunal of 21 December 2009 in BAA...

  • Statutory Instruments

    To ask Her Majesty's Government why, when a statutory instrument is reissued to correct an error, the amendments to the original version are not listed.

  • Sufi Muslim Council

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether Communities and Local Government has investigated whether Mr Haras Rafiq, the former head of the Sufi Muslim Council, has misappropriated Government funding.

  • Sufi Muslim Council

    To ask Her Majesty's Government further to the Written Answer by Lord McKenzie of Luton on 16 December 2009 (WA 254), whether they will place in the Library of the House copies of the end of year...

  • Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan

    To ask Her Majesty's Government why they have not proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan under the Terrorism Act 2000. To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the threat posed...

  • Terrorism: Internet

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many times the police have used powers under section 3 of the Terrorism Act 2006 to seek the removal or modification of unlawful terrorist-related material...