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Mr. Clappison: To ask the Deputy Prime Minister what assessment he has made of migration as a factor in the demand for new housing development in (a) England and Wales and (b) South East England; and what proportion of future household growth over the next 20 years he anticipates will be attributed to migration. 
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given on 27 March 2006, Official Report, column 823W to the hon. Member for Meriden (Mrs. Spelman) that provides an estimate in relation to England. Estimates are not available for South East England.
Margaret Moran: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what allocations have been made to registered social landlords who provide housing specifically for black and minority ethnic people in Luton in each of the last five years. 
Yvette Cooper: The following table shows the allocations made in Luton to black, minority and ethnic (BME) registered social landlords (RSLs) through the Housing Corporations Affordable Housing Programme (AHP) and Local Authority Social Housing Grant (LASHG) in each year from 2001-02 to 2005-06.
Directindicates where an allocation has been made directly to a BME RSL
Indirectindicates that the allocation has been made to another RSL to develop the scheme but once completed the ownership of the property has passed to a BME RSL.
Mr. Rogerson: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (1) what estimate she has made of the likely number of people living in social rented accommodation by 2020 and the likely demand for social rented housing in each year between 2006 and 2016; 
Yvette Cooper: The number of people living in social rented accommodation by 2020 will depend on a number of factors such as net additions to the stock, take-up of intermediate housing products, and the levels of occupation and vacancies.
Mr. Amess: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what (a) land and (b) property her Department and its predecessors (i) leases and (ii) leased in (A) 1979, (B) 1983, (C) 1987, (D) 1992 and (E) 1997 in (1) the Southend West constituency, (2) Essex, (3) Hertfordshire and (4) the Metropolitan police area of London. 
(ii) Of the dates requested in the question, information is only readily available for 1997, and this relates to land and property leased by the former Department of the Environment, a predecessor Department. The information on land and property held for the functions of the former Department of the Environment that have passed on to the Department for Communities and Local Government is as follows:
Mr. Kidney: To ask the Deputy Prime Minister what (a) ring-fenced and (b) other funding he provides to local authorities to enable them to carry out work on bringing empty homes back into use. 
Local housing authorities receive Housing Revenue Account subsidy which is ring- fenced for expenditure on their own housing stock and general funding (which constitutes revenue support grant, redistributed business rates and police grant) which is not ring-fenced.
We do not hold centrally information on the proportion of Housing Revenue Grant or general funding spent by individual local authorities on
bringing empty homes back into use. It is a matter for local authorities to set their budgets in accordance with local priorities which may include bringing empty homes back into use.
Since 1999 the Government have published an annual list of all visits overseas undertaken by Cabinet Ministers costing £500 or more during each financial year and total costs of all ministerial overseas travel, this information includes accommodation costs.
Andrew Gwynne: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many planning applications for new schools to be built on former landfill sites have been submitted to local authorities in England since 2000; and how many of these have been successful. 
Ben Chapman: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to her answer of 2 May 2006, Official Report, column 1517W, on outdoor advertising, what the terms of reference will be of the consultation on new draft regulations on control of outdoor advertisements; and if she will make a statement. 
The new regulations will update and improve the current arrangements for controlling outdoor advertisements and make the legislation more responsive to the rapidly changing forms of advertising. The draft circular will clarify the legislation and provide guidance to help ensure that the system operates effectively.
John Penrose: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the answer of 30 March 2006, Official Report, column 1218W, on planning, if she will (a) include drug addiction treatment centres in the proposed new planning class C2A and (b) create a new class separate from existing C2 consent. 
Yvette Cooper: The use class C2A includes secure residential institutions. Whether a particular use falls within the C2A use class will be a matter for the local authority to determine in the first instance, on a case-by-case basis.
Mr. Ian Taylor: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many and what proportion of appeals to the planning inspectorate have been upheld for developments in (a) England and (b) Surrey in each year since 2000. 
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Yvette Cooper: We will publish Planning Policy Statement 3: Housing in its final form, and a summary of the responses received following the consultation exercise on the draft policy which closed on 27 February, later in the year.
Mr. Amess: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will list those private Members Bills in respect of which her Department or its predecessors adopted a policy of neutrality in each session since 2001-02; and if she will make a statement. 
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