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  • Armed Forces: Helicopters

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the Eurocopter X3 rotorcraft.

  • Artists' Resale Right

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they are currently in discussion with the European Commission about artists resale rights; and whether they intend to press for an extension of the...

  • Artists' Resale Right

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what contacts they have had with the European Commission about reopening discussions on the artists' resale rights directive.

  • Assisted Dying

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether, in their policy on assisted dying, they will take into account Motion 305, passed by the British Medical Association in June, concerning the association's...

  • Association of Chief Police Officers Vehicle Crime Intelligence Service

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what Home Office finding the Association of Chief Police Officers vehicle crime intelligence service has received in each of the past three financial years.

  • Bank of England: Financial Policy Committee

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the Financial Services Authority will be asked to publish its response to comments directed to it by the report of the Bank of England's Financial Policy...

  • Banking

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how HM Treasury will initiate follow up action on lending commitments by banks under Project Merlin if these commitments are only expressed in aggregate terms...

  • Banking

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the quarterly data tracked by the Bank of England on bank lending will be aggregated for the five banks agreeing to Project Merlin, or whether the Bank of...

  • Banking: Bonuses

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the current level of bonuses paid, or projected to be paid, to senior staff in banks in which they have a major interest.

  • Banking: Iceland

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 20 June (WA 225), whether they will investigate further the reasons for 32 customers not reclaiming £167...

  • Banking: Iceland

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 26 April (WA 12) concerning £418 million unclaimed by the United Kingdom customers of failed Icelandic...

  • Banking: Iceland

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 26 April (WA 12) concerning £418 million unclaimed by the United Kingdom customers of failed Icelandic...

  • Banks: Credit Cards (1 annotation)

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether, in the light of the ruling from the Office of Fair Trading regarding charges for consumers using credit and debit cards, they have any powers to introduce...

  • Benefits

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will break down the current total expenditure on all tax credits by tax credit type for the latest year for which figures are available.

  • Benefits

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the median amount of child benefit received by working families with children with median earnings; and what would be the impact on the number of...

  • Bribery Act 2010

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the cost to United Kingdom corporations of complying with the Bribery Act 2010.

  • Care Homes: Southern Cross

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 20 June (WA 230), what are the responsibilities of landlords and banks to residents of Southern Cross care homes;...

  • Care Services: Winterbourne View

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what evidence of maltreatment of residents was uncovered during the Care Quality Commission's emergency review of all Castlebeck services following the Panorama...

  • Consumer Markets Authority

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether super-complaints submitted by designated consumer bodies under the Enterprise Act 2002 will be investigated by the proposed Consumer Markets Authority from...

  • Credit Default Swaps

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they or the Bank of England or the Financial Services Authority have reliable current data on the gross exposure of British banks to sovereign debt default...

  • Economy: Northern Ireland

    To ask Her Majesty's Government in which Northern Ireland newspapers did HM Treasury advertise its consultation Rebalancing the Northern Ireland Economy.

  • Embryology

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many IVF pregnancies ended in abortion for each year since 1992 categorised by reason for termination; and what was the total and average individual cost of...

  • Enterprise Finance Guarantee Scheme

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many small businesses have been helped under the national loan guarantee scheme; and whether they intend to publish figures relating to the operation of the scheme.

  • EU: Budget

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the extent of unused funds held by the European Union; and why they are not being returned to member states in proportion to their contribution to the...

  • EU: Budget (1 annotation)

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 16 June (WA 207), whether they took into account the added costs to the United Kingdom of Croatia's membership...

  • EU: Financial Assistance to Member States

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will support the proposals made by the Government of France on 24 June to provide new finance to Greece via an extension of the Vienna Protocol, and...

  • EU: Taxation

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of proposals by the European Union to impose European Union wide taxes; and whether such proposals would require unanimity to be adopted.

  • EU: Trade Agreements

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they are seeking a Lisbon Treaty Title V citation in the European Union-India free trade agreement in relation to the mode 4 movement of workers to enable...

  • European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the objectives of the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights that are not delivered elsewhere; and what is its annual budget.

  • Family Breakdown

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the needs of parents, grandparents and extended families predominantly or wholly separated from their children as a result of...

  • First World War: Debts

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Sassoon on 28 June (WA 396-7) concerning the First World War debt to the United States of $4,368 million, whether it is...

  • Health: Reciprocal Agreements

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 16 June (WA 209-10), how many Pension Service healthcare costs survey questionnaires were sent to United Kingdom...

  • House of Lords: Hansard

    To ask the Chairman of Committees whether, in view of the termination of daily deliveries of the Official Report and House of Lords Business to Members' homes, he has had discussions about...

  • India and Pakistan

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the relations between India and Pakistan.

  • International Labour Organisation: Domestic Work

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Freud on 10 January (WA 399-400), why, in the light of their general support for the new International Labour Organization...

  • Internet: Broadband

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the economic and social benefits of using wireless broadband as an alternative for those businesses and residents situated in rural...

  • National Crime Agency

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they plan to absorb the Association of Chief Police Officers vehicle crime intelligence service into the National Crime Agency; and, if so, what financial...

  • National Insurance

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Freud on 14 June (WA 181), how many Polish nationals in total were issued with national insurance numbers from 2002; and how...

  • National Minimum Wage

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many people in the 32 London Boroughs and the City of London have been paid the minimum wage in each year since its introduction up until the last year for...

  • NHS: Peterborough Primary Care Trust

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many chairmen the Peterborough Primary Care Trust has had in the past three years.

  • NHS: Reform

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the net change in the number of NHS management posts between May 2010 and May 2011 in (a) strategic health authorities, (b) primary care trusts, and (c)...

  • Northern Ireland Office: Staff

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Shutt of Greetland on 6 June (WA 51) concerning staff numbers in the Northern Ireland Office, when they expect the reduction...

  • Northern Ireland Office: Staff

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the annual leave entitlement of staff of the Northern Ireland Office; and what, if any, is the maximum number of days' sick leave for which full pay can be...

  • Olympic Games 2012

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they intend to take to ensure that young people from all parts of the United Kingdom are able to enter the ballot for free London 2012 tickets on the...

  • Olympic Games 2012

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many Olympic tickets are being allocated to (a) Government Olympic Executive Officials and (b) Department for Culture, Media and Sport officials, in addition...

  • Pakistan

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what recent reports they have received regarding the freedom of each religious community in Pakistan to (a) exercise their faith, (b) observe their holidays and...

  • Pensions

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the administrative cost of paying people normally resident abroad in a country where the basic state pension is frozen, a fully up-rated basic state...

  • Pensions

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many basic state pension claimants are normally resident in (a) Australia, (b) Canada, (c) South Africa, and (d) New Zealand.

  • Pensions

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the average rate of basic state pension paid to claimants normally resident in (a) Australia, (b) Canada, (c) South Africa, and (d) New Zealand.

  • Questions for Written Answer

    To ask Her Majesty's Government on how many days since 12 May 2010 the Home Office have had more Questions for Written Answer unanswered after 10 working days than any other department; and what...

  • Rome: British Embassies

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how much they estimate would be saved if their two embassies in Rome were operated as one.

  • Schools: Athletics

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the criteria to be used to select high performance athletes from the Inter-Schools Level Three competitions to qualify for the Level Four Finals in 2012;...

  • Schools: e-learning

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of the number of children unable to access the internet at home.

  • Shipping: Coastguard Services

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether, following responses from stakeholders, they will withdraw their modernisation proposals for the Coastguard Services and consult on revised plans that...

  • Social Care

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what equality impact assessment they have undertaken of the effect of the Comprehensive Spending Review settlement on social care; and whether they have identified...

  • Sport: Cricket

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Garden of Frognal on 20 June (WA 260) that "neither the Department for Culture, Media and Sport nor their sporting...

  • Sri Lanka

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Howell of Guildford on 28 June (WA 416-7) concerning the Tamil Tigers and the Government of Sri Lanka, what is meant by "the...

  • Sudan

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will propose to the Government of South Sudan that they make an early application for membership of the Commonwealth.

  • Taxation

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what forecast they have made of the change in the proportion of household income paid out in direct and indirect taxation for each quintile in the income...

  • Taxation

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they have taken to remove or restrict tax relief available to high net worth individuals and commercial enterprises since May 2010.

  • Taxation

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what proportion of the United Kingdom total tax revenue is contributed by each of the five largest sectors of the United Kingdom economy; and what proportion of...

  • Taxation: Corporation Tax

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their estimate of the amount of corporation tax that will not be paid in 2011-12 by banks taxable in the United Kingdom as a result of prior year losses...

  • Turks and Caicos Islands

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the outcome of discussions with representatives of the Turks and Caicos Islands held on 15 and 16 June.

  • United Nations Population Fund

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what was their annual contribution to the funding of the United Nations Population Fund in each of the past five years; how they monitor the use to which those...

  • United Nations Population Fund

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what have been the annual United Kingdom contributions to funding the activities of the United Nations Population Fund in China since they began; and what evidence...