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Mr. Keetch: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence pursuant to his answer of 25 February, ref. 99186, where and how the RAF Continuous Attitude Survey was published in September 2002; and if he will make a statement. 
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Mr. Ingram: RAF Fairford is a NATO designated standby base made available to the United States Visiting Force. We have recently agreed to a US request to deploy 14 B-52 aircraft to RAF Fairford as part of our contingency planning designed to maintain the flexibility of our military options. The deployment does not represent a decision to take military action.
Mr. Frank Field: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many inquiries from (a) reservists and (b) the families of reservists he has received concerning miscalculation of their enhanced pay since being called up. 
Dr. Moonie: Pay levels for members of the armed forces (including the reserve forces) are set by the Armed Forces Pay Review Body (AFPRB), whose annual report was published on 7 February 2003. A copy is available in the Library of the House. Its recommendations have been accepted in full, and will come into force on 1 April with the exception of the changes to Longer Separated Service Allowance (LSSA) and Longer Service at Sea Bonus (LSSB), which were implemented on 1 March.
When called out into permanent service, reservists receive the same basic pay and allowances as their regular counterparts. In addition, members of the reserve forces whose civilian earnings are greater than their military pay may claim financial assistance under regulations set out in the Reserve Forces (Call-Out and Recall) (Financial Assistance) Regulations 1997 (Statutory Instrument 1997/309).
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the recommendations of the Armed Forces Pay Review Body's report of 7 February, a copy of which is available in the Library of the House.
Mr. Ingram: One British Naval lieutenant is currently working for the United Nations Command Military Armistice Commission (UNCMAC) on a six month attachment. In addition, the Defence Attaché (a Brigadier) and the Naval/Air Attaché (a Group Captain) are accredited to UNCMAC in their capacities as Commonwealth Member of the MAC and Chief of the UK Advisory Group respectively.
Mr. Oaten: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what timetable has been set for a decision on the upgrade and use of (a) RAF Fylingdales and (b) RAF Menwith Hill as part of the US Administration's Ballistic Missile Defence System. 
Mr. Hoon: As I informed the House on 5 February 2003, Official Report, columns 1112WS, the Government has agreed to the US Administration's request to upgrade the early warning radar at RAF Fylingdales for missile defence purposes. The upgrade work is expected to begin towards the end of this year and take about two years to complete.
In advance of the work beginning, the Government needs to negotiate a detailed agreement with the US covering both the upgrade itself and future arrangements for the upgraded radar, while the US also need to undertake comprehensive design work, site surveys, budgetary planning and other preparatory work.
Mr. Ingram: Any deployment of members of the US National Guard to bases made available to the US Visiting Force in the United Kingdom falls within the arrangements laid down by the NATO Status of Forces Agreement 1951.
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been made of the impact of Amendment 3 of the Community Legal Services (Financial) Regulations 2001; and what assessment has been made of the impact on people with disposable incomes of between £263 and £695 per month. 
Ms Rosie Winterton: Amendment 3 of the Community Legal Services (Financial) Regulations 2001 revised the financial eligibility criteria for Community Legal Service (CLS) funding. The primary intentions behind the eligibility reforms were to simplify the procedure for gaining Legal Representation (while broadly preserving the numbers qualifying), and to bring the eligibility level for Legal Help closer to that for Legal Representation.
Data provided by the Legal Services Research Centre from its applicant survey showed that if we are to target the most needy, the gross income cap should be maintained and certain state benefits should be disregarded from the gross income test.
The impact on people with a disposable income between £263 and £695 per month who are required to make a contribution to their funding has been limited. There has been no significant increase in the mean contribution required.
Mr. Laws: To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department what the market value is of each property owned by HM Land Registry; how many staff work in each office; and if she will make a statement. 
Ms Rosie Winterton: The Land Registry's policy is to obtain a professional valuation of its freehold and long leasehold land and buildings every three years. In the intervening years, the figures are updated by "desktop" valuations. The last full valuation was carried out in January 2002 and the market value for each of the Registry's freehold buildings from that valuation is shown in the following table.
|Market value 2002 (£)
|Southfield House, Durham
|Earle House, Hull
|Birkenhead House, Lytham
|Old Market House, Birkenhead
|Warton Camp, Lytham
|Lincoln's Inn Fields
|Forest Court, Tunbridge Wells
|Brickdale House, Stevenage
|Henlow Camp, Stevenage
|St. Andrew's Court, Portsmouth
|Plumer House, Plymouth
|Drake's Hill Court, Plymouth
|Ty Bryn Glas, Swansea
|Parkside Court, Telford
|Rosebrae Court, Birkenhead
|Boldon House, Durham
|Melcombe Court, Weymouth
|Chalfont Drive, Nottingham
|Westbridge Place, Leicester
The current staffing level at each of the Land Registry's offices is listed as follows. Part-time staff have been treated as whole units.
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|Land Registry Office
|Birkenhead (Old Market House)
|Computer Services, Plymouth