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Work and Pensions

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  • Atos Healthcare

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what the procurement timetable for the medical services contract is.

  • Eyesight: North Yorkshire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many free NHS sight tests were given to people aged 60 years and over in the North Yorkshire and York Primary Care Trust area in each year...

  • New Enterprise Allowance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) how many loans have been made through the New Enterprise Allowance scheme in each of the last three years; and what proportion of...

  • Poverty

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many and what proportion of (a) children, (b) pensioners and (c) households fell below 60 per cent of contemporary median equivalised...

  • Poverty: Yorkshire and the Humber

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many children in Yorkshire and the Humber were living in (a) absolute and (b) relative poverty in each year since 1995-96.

  • Social Security Benefits: Mental Illness

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) what assistance the Government makes available to ensure that people with life-long mental health conditions are supported in making...

  • State Retirement Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what estimate he has made of the number of women that will benefit from the introduction of the single tier state pension in 2016.

  • Unemployed People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how much has been spent on refunding the cost of travel by jobseekers to jobcentres since May 2010.

  • Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) if he will make it his policy to permit individuals who volunteer for the Work Programme to leave before the end of the mandatory two...

  • Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what proportion of work programme participants who have obtained job outcomes since June 2011 had been unemployed for more than (a) 12, (b) 24...

  • Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many referrals he estimates will be made to the Work programme in each claimant group in each of the next six months.

  • Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many Work programme participants have been placed on apprenticeships; and if he will make a statement.

  • Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions for work programme participants who secured job outcomes in each three month period since the work programme started, what average number of...

  • Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what steps his Department has taken to ensure appropriate health and safety provisions are made for all work undertaken as part of the...

  • Work Programme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people on the Work Programme are working to identify households eligible for the Energy Company Obligation.

  • Youth Work

    To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how much funding his Department allocated for youth work in (a) 2010-11, (b) 2011-12 and (c) 2012-13; and if he will make a statement.