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  • Prisons: Staff

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the average time was for completing security checks on new members of staff in each prison in the last year.

  • HM Inspectorate of Prisons

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if his Department will conduct an assessment of the range of reports issued by Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Prisons in England and Wales compared with...

  • Trials: Legal Costs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will make it his policy to reform the legal system to ensure that one side does not bear the financial risk associated with taking a case to trial...

  • Adoption

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to the Written Ministerial Statement of 28 February 2017, HCWS506 on Update on the Children and Social Work Bill what the timetable is...

  • Community Rehabilitation Companies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 14 December to Question 118432, how many times a Contract Management Team has notified a Community Rehabilitation Company...

  • Prison Officers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 19 December to Question 119247, what categories of information the Government collects on detached duty.

  • Prison Officers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 19 December to Question 119247, if he will publish all data held by the Government on detached duty.

  • Prisons: Expenditure

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, Pursuant to the Answer of 19 December to Question 119536, what the total expenditure was in 2017 prices on (a) public and private prisons across the...

  • Parking Offences

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what information his Department holds on the number of private parking prosecution cases outstanding (a) at Northampton County Court Business Centre and...

  • Mediation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will establish a legal process by which a preliminary judgment is reached on the evidence presented at pre-trial mediation and reflected in the...

  • Adoption

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to the the Written Statement of 28 February 2017, HCWS506, on Update on the Children and Social Work Bill, whether it is his policy that...

  • Prisons: Smoking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what progress has been made on the implementation of a smoking ban on the prison estate in England and Wales.

  • Prisons: Smoking

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what assessment he has made on the effect of the implementation of the smoking ban in prisons on order and discipline in those prisons.

  • Probate

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many applications for grant of probate have been made in each of the last five years for which records are available.

  • Probate

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, by what criteria his Department measures the efficiency of the operation of the Probate Registry.

  • Probate

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, for what reason his Department does not monitor the length of time taken to process applications by the Probate Registry as a measure of that Registry's...

  • Prisoners: Females

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many women died in prison in 2017.

  • Community Orders: Females

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many women received a community sentence by (a) nationality of offender and (b) offence category for each nationality in each of the last five whole...

  • Reoffenders

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what information his Department holds on the number of people losing custody of children following their recall to prison in each of the last three years.

  • Prisons: Crimes of Violence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how much was paid from the public purse in compensation to prison staff as a result of injuries suffered in a violent attack on the prison estate in 2017.

  • Community Rehabilitation Companies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the average caseload per caseworker has been for each Community Rehabilitation Company in the last twelve months.

  • Probation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 29 November 2017 to Question 115581, if he will publish the recent internal review into the probation system with commercially...

  • Long Lartin Prison

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if his Department will publish the HMPPS investigation into the concerted indiscipline at HMP Long Lartin on 11 October 2017.

  • Prisons: Staff

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, on how many occasions wings of privately-owned prisons have been closed due to insufficient staff levels in the 12 months.

  • National Tactical Response Group

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 19 December 2017 to Question 119056, if he will publish quarterly figures for the number of call outs for the National...

  • Community Orders

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 19 December 2017 to Question 118989 on community orders, whether his Department has conducted research on the reasons for the...

  • Legal Aid Scheme

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 19 December 2017 to Question 118802, whether his Department made an assessment of the effect of changes to the availability of...

  • Rape: Trials

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the Answer of 13 December 2017 to Question 117911, how many of the cases selected by the CPS to assess the frequency and outcome of...

  • Members: Correspondence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, when he plans to respond to the letter from the Right hon. Member for Warley on Mr Maxwell.

  • Crimes of Violence: Acids

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the timetable is for revised guidelines on sentencing people convicted of offences involving corrosive substances to be published.

  • Courts: ICT

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, pursuant to the joint statement by The Lord Chancellor, the Lord Chief Justice, and the Senior President of Tribunals, Transforming our justice system...

  • Courts: Video Conferencing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how much his Department has spent from the public purse on the commissioning research on the effectiveness of court hearings by video link in each year...

  • Magistrates' Courts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what proportion of the total work undertaken in magistrates' courts was presided over by (a) lay magistrates and (b) district judges in each year since 2010.

  • Courts

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many people have appeared in court (a) via video link and (b) in person by (i) age, (ii) ethnicity and (iii) gender in the last 12 months.

  • Courts: Video Conferencing

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what proportion of people who have appeared in court for their (a) first appearance, (b) remand hearing, (c) bail hearing, (d) case management and (e)...

  • Prison Sentences

    To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many people were serving prison sentences in each of the last five years; and what the average cost to the public purse per prisoner was in each of...

  • Rape: Trials

    To ask the Attorney General, what the cost to the public purse of the review to assess the frequency and outcome of applications to introduce a complainant’s sexual history under section 41...