This Table of Contents lists column numbers, department & subject headings and names of Members in the Commons Hansard Written Answers text for Wednesday 30 April 2003

Volume No. 404 Part No. 387

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Column: 371W

Written Answers to Questions [30 Apr 2003]

PRIVY COUNCIL [30 Apr 2003]

Age Discrimination [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Age Discrimination [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. John Reid

Sickness Absence [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Sickness Absence [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. John Reid

TREASURY [30 Apr 2003]

Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Benefits Uprating [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Benefits Uprating [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 372W

Ruth Kelly

Budget Data Sources [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Budget Data Sources [30 Apr 2003]

Dawn Primarolo

Charitable Organisations [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen O'Brien — Charitable Organisations [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Corporation Tax [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Corporation Tax [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Boateng

Early Retirement [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Gardiner — Early Retirement [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 373W

Ruth Kelly

Energy Efficiency [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Yeo — Energy Efficiency [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

EU Committees [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — EU Committees [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Column: 374W

Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Income Tax Regulations [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Income Tax Regulations [30 Apr 2003]

Dawn Primarolo

Inflation Indicator [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Inflation Indicator [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Mr. Howard — Inflation Indicator [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Mr. Howard — Inflation Indicator [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Column: 375W

Mr. Howard — Inflation Indicator [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Oil Price [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Oil Price [30 Apr 2003]

John Healey

Retirement Benefit Schemes Order [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Retirement Benefit Schemes Order [30 Apr 2003]

Dawn Primarolo

Column: 376W

Savings [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Gardiner — Savings [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Sickness Absence [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Sickness Absence [30 Apr 2003]

Ruth Kelly

Tax Credits [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Truswell — Tax Credits [30 Apr 2003]

Dawn Primarolo

Column: 377W

Mr. Bercow — Tax Credits [30 Apr 2003]

Dawn Primarolo

Tax/Social Security Changes (Budget) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Tax/Social Security Changes (Budget) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Boateng

Taxation [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Howard — Taxation [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 378W

Dawn Primarolo

Two-year Test [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Webb — Two-year Test [30 Apr 2003]

Dawn Primarolo

ENVIRONMENT, FOOD AND RURAL AFFAIRS [30 Apr 2003]

Departmental Annual Report [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Departmental Annual Report [30 Apr 2003]

Alun Michael

Departmental Events [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Departmental Events [30 Apr 2003]

Alun Michael

Column: 379W

Employment Relations Act [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Employment Relations Act [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 380W

Alun Michael

Column: 381W

Nuclear Waste [30 Apr 2003]

Norman Baker — Nuclear Waste [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Meacher

Norman Baker — Nuclear Waste [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Meacher

Column: 382W

Norman Baker — Nuclear Waste [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Meacher

Organic Farmers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Grogan — Organic Farmers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Meacher

Parental Leave [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Parental Leave [30 Apr 2003]

Alun Michael

Column: 383W

Sickness Absence [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Sickness Absence [30 Apr 2003]

Alun Michael

Column: 384W

Column: 385W

TB Tests [30 Apr 2003]

Andrew George — TB Tests [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Morley

Column: 386W

TRADE AND INDUSTRY [30 Apr 2003]

Budget (Scotland) [30 Apr 2003]

Annabelle Ewing — Budget (Scotland) [30 Apr 2003]

Miss Melanie Johnson

Gibraltar [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ancram — Gibraltar [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Timms

Special Advisers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Special Advisers [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Hewitt

Supermarkets [30 Apr 2003]

John Mann — Supermarkets [30 Apr 2003]

Miss Melanie Johnson

Trading Standards Professionals [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. Cable — Trading Standards Professionals [30 Apr 2003]

Miss Melanie Johnson

Column: 387W

WALES [30 Apr 2003]

NHS Dentistry [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Edwards — NHS Dentistry [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Touhig

Digital Terrestrial Television [30 Apr 2003]

Michael Fabricant — Digital Terrestrial Television [30 Apr 2003]

Peter Hain

Departmental Report (Objective 3) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Win Griffiths — Departmental Report (Objective 3) [30 Apr 2003]

Peter Hain

CAP Reform [30 Apr 2003]

Miss McIntosh — CAP Reform [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Touhig

Agriculture [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Wiggin — Agriculture [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Touhig

Column: 388W

Barnett Formula [30 Apr 2003]

David Taylor — Barnett Formula [30 Apr 2003]

Peter Hain

HOME DEPARTMENT [30 Apr 2003]

British Citizenship Applications [30 Apr 2003]

Simon Hughes — British Citizenship Applications [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

Correspondence [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Kaufman — Correspondence [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

Immigration Removal Centres [30 Apr 2003]

Simon Hughes — Immigration Removal Centres [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

Simon Hughes — Immigration Removal Centres [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 389W

Beverley Hughes

Insurance [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Alan Duncan — Insurance [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Rosindell — Nationality, Immigration and Asylum Act [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

Column: 390W

Passports [30 Apr 2003]

Andrew Mackinlay — Passports [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

Study Visas [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Hendry — Study Visas [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

DEFENCE [30 Apr 2003]

Biological Agents (Testing) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Cameron — Biological Agents (Testing) [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. Moonie

Service Personnel (Deaths) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr Wray — Service Personnel (Deaths) [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. Moonie

Column: 391W

Civil Contingency Planning [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Keetch — Civil Contingency Planning [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ingram

Column: 392W

Cluster Bombs [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Jim Cunningham — Cluster Bombs [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Hoon

Defence Medical Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Keetch — Defence Medical Services [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. Moonie

Column: 393W

Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Keetch — Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Dr. Tonge — Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ingram

Llew Smith — Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ingram

Column: 394W

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT [30 Apr 2003]

Secondments [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. Cable — Secondments [30 Apr 2003]

Clare Short

Dr. Cable — Secondments [30 Apr 2003]

Clare Short

Column: 395W

FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS [30 Apr 2003]

Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Rammell

British Embassy (Dubai) [30 Apr 2003]

Keith Vaz — British Embassy (Dubai) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

EU Committees [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — EU Committees [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Rammell

European Constitution [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ancram — European Constitution [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 396W

Mr. Straw

Interfaith Initiatives [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Win Griffiths — Interfaith Initiatives [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Rammell

Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Joan Ruddock — Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Joan Ruddock — Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 397W

Joan Ruddock — Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Public Relations [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Swire — Public Relations [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. MacShane

TRANSPORT [30 Apr 2003]

Aeroplane Noise [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Colman — Aeroplane Noise [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Jamieson

Air Transport (Consultation) [30 Apr 2003]

Andy King — Air Transport (Consultation) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Jamieson

Firstgroup Rail Franchise [30 Apr 2003]

Bob Spink — Firstgroup Rail Franchise [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 398W

Mr. Jamieson

Meole Brace Post Office [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Paul Marsden — Meole Brace Post Office [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Jamieson

Private Finance Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Blunt — Private Finance Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Jamieson

PRIME MINISTER [30 Apr 2003]

Air Transport [30 Apr 2003]

Andy King — Air Transport [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 399W

The Prime Minister

Gibraltar [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ancram — Gibraltar [30 Apr 2003]

The Prime Minister

Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

Llew Smith — Iraq [30 Apr 2003]

The Prime Minister

DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER [30 Apr 2003]

New Millennium Experience Company [30 Apr 2003]

Keith Vaz — New Millennium Experience Company [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. McNulty

Column: 400W

Planning Policy Guidance 22 [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lidington — Planning Policy Guidance 22 [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. McNulty

Public Indemnity Insurance [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Alan Duncan — Public Indemnity Insurance [30 Apr 2003]

Beverley Hughes

Column: 401W

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [30 Apr 2003]

Child Contact Centres [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Watson — Child Contact Centres [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Rosie Winterton

Contact Orders [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Watson — Contact Orders [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Rosie Winterton

Criminal Defence Service [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Criminal Defence Service [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Rosie Winterton

Special Advisers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Special Advisers [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Rosie Winterton

Column: 402W

EDUCATION AND SKILLS [30 Apr 2003]

Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Brady — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Hendry — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Hendry — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Hendry — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 403W

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Column: 404W

Mr. Hendry — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Hendry — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Column: 405W

Mr. Hendry — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Brady — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Column: 406W

Mr. Brady — Connexions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Nannies (Registration Scheme) [30 Apr 2003]

Vera Baird — Nannies (Registration Scheme) [30 Apr 2003]

Maria Eagle

Accessibility Strategies [30 Apr 2003]

Jim Dobbin — Accessibility Strategies [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Column: 407W

City Academies [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Willis — City Academies [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Damian Green — City Academies [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Class Sizes [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Class Sizes [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Departmental Funding [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Departmental Funding [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Departmental Staff [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Departmental Staff [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Domestic Repair Work [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Gordon Prentice — Domestic Repair Work [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 408W

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Education Spending [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bacon — Education Spending [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Bacon — Education Spending [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Bacon — Education Spending [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Bacon — Education Spending [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Examination Results [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Examination Results [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 409W

Mr. Miliband

Excellence in Cities [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Excellence in Cities [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Column: 410W

Mr. Damian Green — Excellence in Cities [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Faith Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Faith Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Damian Green — Faith Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

General Teaching Council [30 Apr 2003]

Vernon Coaker — General Teaching Council [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Column: 411W

Mr. Damian Green — General Teaching Council [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Learning Support Units [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Learning Support Units [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Damian Green — Learning Support Units [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Parental Choice [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Parental Choice [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Column: 412W

Prince's Trust [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Hendry — Prince's Trust [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Private Finance Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Blunt — Private Finance Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Pupil Absences [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Brady — Pupil Absences [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 413W

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Damian Green — Pupil Absences [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Damian Green — Pupil Absences [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Damian Green — Pupil Absences [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 414W

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Mr. Damian Green — Pupil Absences [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Pupil Setting [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Gibb — Pupil Setting [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Mr. Gibb — Pupil Setting [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Pupil:Teacher Ratio [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Paterson — Pupil:Teacher Ratio [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 415W

Mr. Miliband

Public Appointments [30 Apr 2003]

Joyce Quin — Public Appointments [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Joyce Quin — Public Appointments [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Column: 416W

Joyce Quin — Public Appointments [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

School Curriculum [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Willis — School Curriculum [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Column: 417W

Mr. Paul Marsden — School Curriculum [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

School Exclusions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — School Exclusions [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

School Sixth Forms [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — School Sixth Forms [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Schools Access Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Jon Trickett — Schools Access Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 418W

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Skilled Workers (Hemsworth) [30 Apr 2003]

Jon Trickett — Skilled Workers (Hemsworth) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Column: 419W

Special Educational Needs [30 Apr 2003]

Jon Trickett — Special Educational Needs [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ivan Lewis

Specialist Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Specialist Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Damian Green — Specialist Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Staff Salary Costs [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Damian Green — Staff Salary Costs [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Student Loans Company [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Burstow — Student Loans Company [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 420W

Margaret Hodge

Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Jon Trickett — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Column: 421W

Mr. Willis — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Damian Green — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Paul Marsden — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Mr. Damian Green — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Mr. Damian Green — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Column: 422W

Mr. Damian Green — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Mr. Damian Green — Teachers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

Column: 423W

University Tuition Fees [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Wray — University Tuition Fees [30 Apr 2003]

Margaret Hodge

Voluntary Aided Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Simon Hughes — Voluntary Aided Schools [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Stephen Twigg

Column: 424W

Young Carers [30 Apr 2003]

Tim Loughton — Young Carers [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Miliband

HEALTH [30 Apr 2003]

Medicines (Access) [30 Apr 2003]

Lynne Jones — Medicines (Access) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Beta Interferon and Glatiramer [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Paul Burstow — Beta Interferon and Glatiramer [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Column: 425W

Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Accountancy Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Age Discrimination [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Age Discrimination [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Ambulance Trusts [30 Apr 2003]

Chris Grayling — Ambulance Trusts [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Column: 426W

Asthma [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Asthma [30 Apr 2003]

Jacqui Smith

Mr. Hancock — Asthma [30 Apr 2003]

Jacqui Smith

Column: 427W

Control and Restraint Techniques [30 Apr 2003]

Mrs. Helen Clark — Control and Restraint Techniques [30 Apr 2003]

Jacqui Smith

East Kent Acute Hospital Services [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Brazier — East Kent Acute Hospital Services [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Blears

Column: 428W

Market Testing [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Market Testing [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

MLX 291 [30 Apr 2003]

Nick Harvey — MLX 291 [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Column: 429W

Parkinson's Disease [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Paul Marsden — Parkinson's Disease [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Mr. Bercow — Parkinson's Disease [30 Apr 2003]

Jacqui Smith

Prescription Charges (Fraud) [30 Apr 2003]

Dr. Evan Harris — Prescription Charges (Fraud) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Column: 430W

Regions White Paper [30 Apr 2003]

Joyce Quin — Regions White Paper [30 Apr 2003]

Column: 431W

Mr. Lammy

Shrewsbury Hospital Merger [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Paul Marsden — Shrewsbury Hospital Merger [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Column: 432W

Shrewsbury Prison (Healthcare Manager) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Paul Marsden — Shrewsbury Prison (Healthcare Manager) [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Tuberculosis [30 Apr 2003]

Tim Loughton — Tuberculosis [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Blears

Waiting Times [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Ruffley — Waiting Times [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Lammy

Column: 433W

WORK AND PENSIONS [30 Apr 2003]

Child Support [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Tynan — Child Support [30 Apr 2003]

Malcolm Wicks

Column: 434W

Mr. Tynan — Child Support [30 Apr 2003]

Malcolm Wicks

Housing payments [30 Apr 2003]

Ms Buck — Housing payments [30 Apr 2003]

Malcolm Wicks

Column: 435W

Private Finance Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Mr. Bercow — Private Finance Initiative [30 Apr 2003]

Malcolm Wicks

Regions White Paper [30 Apr 2003]

Joyce Quin — Regions White Paper [30 Apr 2003]

Maria Eagle

Column: 436W

Third Age Service [30 Apr 2003]

Jim Knight — Third Age Service [30 Apr 2003]

Maria Eagle

Column: 437W

Winter Fuel Allowance [30 Apr 2003]

Mrs. May — Winter Fuel Allowance [30 Apr 2003]

Maria Eagle

Column: 438W