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  • Anguilla

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Howell of Guildford on 15 November (WA 121), what is their assessment of the statement referred to, as reported in The...

  • Armed Forces: Cadets

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether an education charity can access the Ministry of Defence's Community Fund for the purpose of benefiting United Kingdom cadets aged 13 to 16 and assisting...

  • Belarus

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the statement issued by the International Democrat Union expressing their concerns about Belarus and the prosecution of Ales...

  • British Council: Funding

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how much the British Council spends on international development work by (a) country, and (b) theme.

  • Building Stability Overseas Strategy

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will publish their annual assessment of countries at risk of violence, the early-warning system, as outlined in their Building Stability Overseas Strategy.

  • Burma

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the humanitarian needs in ethnic areas of Burma where the Government restricts access by international agencies.

  • Electoral Registration

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their latest estimate of the cost of implementing their proposals for individual electoral registration.

  • Employment: Agency Workers

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Wilcox on 10 November (WA 82), whether the reports to the European Commission working group on the agency worker...

  • Energy: Nuclear Reactors

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what were the effects in the United Kingdom of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster; whether any long-term effects of that disaster remain; whether the nuclear reactor...

  • Energy: Nuclear Reactors

    To ask Her Majesty's Government with which international agencies that monitor nuclear reactors they co-operate; and whether they have made any representations to such agencies regarding the...

  • Energy: Policy

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether, in the light of reports that a new international climate change treaty is unlikely to be agreed before 2020, they will review their energy policy to...

  • Equality and Human Rights Commission

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many local community relations and equality councils in receipt of funding by the Equality and Human Rights Commission are due to have that funding withdrawn;...

  • EU: Credit Rating Agencies

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the remarks by Lord Sassoon on 15 November (Official Report, col. 676), what steps they have taken to foster competition in the provision of credit...

  • EU: Finance

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they would oppose the introduction by the European Union of a financial activity charge levied as a regulatory cost offset and structured on an ad valorem...

  • EU: Taxation

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how they are engaging with the European Union on the necessary conditions for an effective financial transactions tax.

  • Government Departments: Buildings

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to install photovoltaic solar systems on buildings owned or occupied by the Department for Communities and Local Government.

  • Government Departments: Buildings

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to install photovoltaic solar systems on buildings owned or occupied by the Cabinet Office. To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they...

  • Heads of State: Official Visits

    To ask Her Majesty's Government which heads of state have visited the United Kingdom on official or state visits in 2011.

  • Health: Dementia

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of (a) hospital admissions, and (b) emergency hospital admissions, on health outcomes for people with a diagnosis of...

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many applicants were on the waiting list for the Seaside and Country Homes Scheme in each London borough in each year since 2004-05; and how many flats or...

  • Housing

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when decisions will be made on the allocation of transitional funding for the completion of schemes in former housing market renewal pathfinder areas.

  • Housing: Fire Safety

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Hanham on 16 November (WA 157), other than promoting the importance of a working smoke alarm, what action they are...

  • Israel

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Israel concerning the arrest and detention of Dr Mazin Qumsiyeh and Mustafa Odeh.

  • Israel and Palestine (1 annotation)

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Israel since the vote to admit Palestine to UNESCO concerning the withholding of taxes collected by Israel...

  • Israel and Palestine

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the cost to United Kingdom public funds of supporting Palestinians, arising from Israel's action in the West Bank since 1967.

  • Israel and Palestine

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Israel regarding compensation for Palestinians attacked and injured by Israeli settlers.

  • Israel and Palestine: West Bank

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have received reports concerning segregation on buses between villages and settlements in the West Bank.

  • Israel and Palestine: West Bank

    To ask Her Majesty's Government when they last made representations to the Government of Israel about the Yitz'har West Bank colony and the Bracha colony and their associated outposts; and with...

  • Israel and Palestine: West Bank

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact on family life, further education and emigration of travel restrictions on residents of East Jerusalem, the West Bank...

  • Israel and Palestine: West Bank

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Israel about the payment of compensation to shopkeepers in Hebron, who had their shops closed or their...

  • Ministry of Defence: Staff

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the salaries of the six highest-paid civilian individuals currently employed by the Ministry of Defence.

  • Pensions

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Hill of Oareford on 31 October (WA 222), whether they will continue their policy of providing funding for employers'...

  • Public and Private Sector: Salaries

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what are the percentage differences in median full-time weekly earnings between the public sector and private sector for (1) the United Kingdom, (2) England, (3)...

  • Royal Mail: Commemorative Stamps

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will make representations to the postal authorities to ensure that the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo is marked by a special issue of stamps.

  • Schools: Teachers

    To ask Her Majesty's Government how many sick days teachers in maintained schools have taken, by local authority, in the past year.

  • Social Fund

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Freud on 11 Oct (WA 229), which part of the responses by Homeless Link and the National Association of Welfare Rights...

  • Sri Lanka

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the extent to which the Government of Sri Lanka, the United Nations Secretary-General and the United Nations Human Rights Council...

  • State Recognition

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether their criteria for recognising a country include human rights; and, if not, why.

  • Syria

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the Government of Syria regarding reports of alleged organ trafficking from opponents of the regime in Syria.

  • Syria

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether, in their discussions with representatives of the Syrian opposition, they have ruled out any commitment to supply arms or any logistical support to assist...

  • Syria and Bahrain

    To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Howell of Guildford on 14 September (WA 78-79), what is their "practical assessment" of the situation on the ground in Syria...

  • Taxation: Corporation Tax

    To ask Her Majesty's Government whether current arrangements for corporate taxation cover the trade that internet-based multinationals carry out in the United Kingdom.

  • UK Trade and Investment

    To ask Her Majesty's Government what formal process they undertook to decide their 20 priority high-growth and emerging markets in their five-year strategy Britain Open for Business. To ask Her...