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Work and Pensions

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  • Child Support Agency

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what sources of income the Child Support Agency classifies as protected earnings.

  • Child Support Agency: Absent Parents

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what powers the Child Support Agency has to pursue self-employed absent parents (a) in and (b) outside the UK; and what assessment he has made...

  • Child Support Agency: Absent Parents

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what powers the Child Support Agency has to verify the income of self-employed absent parents.

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions with reference to the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission's Survey of Child Maintenance Options Outcomes, March 2011, if he will apply...

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the (a) average cost per case and (b) total cost was of enforcement action used by the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission by...

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions with reference to the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission's Survey of Child Maintenance Options Outcomes, March 2011, if he will apply...

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions with reference to the statement on the Child Maintenance and Enforcement Commission website that Child Maintenance Options helps over 100,000...

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) with reference to section 20 of the Child Maintenance and Other Payments Act 2008, what progress he has made in carrying out a pilot...

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions whether the Child Support Agency classifies a war disablement pension as assessable income in calculating child maintenance liability.

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) how many child maintenance agreements have been enforced by the Child Support Agency through deduction of earnings orders in each of the...

  • Child Maintenance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many deduction of earnings orders will be kept in place (a) during the migration of cases to the new child maintenance system and (b) until...

  • Departmental Business Regulation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many regulations his Department has introduced (a) in the six months prior to 1 September 2010 and (b) in the six months after 1 September...

  • Departmental Business Regulation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many regulations that impose costs on businesses his Department has (a) introduced and (b) removed since 1 September 2010; what the net...

  • Departmental Business Regulation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many regulations that impose costs on businesses his Department (a) introduced and (b) removed in the six months prior to 1 September 2010;...

  • Disability Living Allowance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what assessment he has made of the reliability of the assessment procedures to be used in his proposed reform of disability living allowance.

  • Disability Living Allowance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what guidance his Department issues on the backdating of disability living allowance claims; and whether any review of such guidelines is planned.

  • Remploy: Advertising

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions for what reasons the board of Remploy did not undertake a consultation before advertising for a paid non-executive director; and if he will...

  • Remploy: Allowances

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions if he will publish a list of expenses claimed by Remploy directors in the last financial year by (a) director and (b) type of expense; and what...

  • Social Security Benefits

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions from which locations welfare and employment benefits are (a) administered and (b) processed by his Department.