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James Brokenshire: To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many schemes have been funded by the Youth Opportunities Fund, broken down by (a) local authority area and (b) type. 
Mr. Dhanda: The Youth Opportunity Fund (YOF) and the Youth Capital Fund (YCF) have only been available to local authorities from April 2006. A total of £115 million is available for both funds over 2006-08.
We do not hold centrally information on the types of schemes the Youth Opportunity Fund is funding. We are currently in the process of collating data on the numbers of projects and the young people involved in the funds for the first year of funding 2006-07. This information will be available after the end of the financial year, when reports have been received from LAs.
A total of £115 million is available through the Youth Opportunity and Youth Capital Funds over the period 2006-08. A total of £57.5 million is available in each of the years 2006-07 and 2007-08. All the funds for 2006-07 and 2007-08 have been allocated to local authorities. In 2006-07, £170,179 was
withheld at the request of four authorities who indicated they would not be able to spend their full allocation.
Mr. Graham Stuart: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer in how many deaths in the East Riding of Yorkshire alcohol was cited as the primary cause in each of the last five years; and if he will make a statement. 
As National Statistician, I have been asked to reply to your recent question asking in how many deaths in the East Riding of Yorkshire alcohol was cited as the primary cause in each of the last five years. (129700)
The table below provides the number of deaths with an alcohol-related underlying cause in East Riding of Yorkshire unitary authority from 2001 to 2005 (the latest year available).
|Table 1. Number of deaths with an alcohol-related underlying cause of death( 1) . East Riding of Yorkshire unitary authority( 2) , 2001 to 2005( 3) Deaths (persons)|
|(1) Cause of death was defined using the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10). The specific causes of death categorised as alcohol-related, and their corresponding ICD-10 codes, are shown in the box below.|
(2) Based on local authority boundaries as of 2007.
(3) Figures are for deaths registered in each calendar year.
|Box 1. Alcohol-related causes of deathInternational Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision (ICD-10)|
|Cause of death||ICD-10 code(s)|
As National Statistician, I have been asked to reply to your Parliamentary Question about the number of businesses that employ migrant workers. (129180)
The information requested is not available.
Mr. Francois: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer of 7 March 2007, Official Report, column 2032W, on the Child Trust Fund, how many children born in each quarter since April 2005 are in receipt of child benefit, live in the UK and are not subject to any immigration restrictions. 
Dawn Primarolo: The following table shows the number of children for whom child benefit was claimed at 30 November 2006, who live in the UK and are not subject to any immigration restrictions, by the quarter and year in which they were born.
|Number of children for whom child benefit was claimed: November 2006|
|Birth date||Number of children|
The Financial Services Authority (FSA) is responsible for regulating the insurance industry. The FSAs Principles for Business place high-level responsibilities on regulated firms to, among other things, act with integrity and to treat their customers fairly. Additionally, the FSAs Threshold Conditions set down the minimum standards for becoming and remaining authorised, including that the firm is fit and proper to conduct authorised business.
Michael Gove: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what proportion of revenue from planning gain supplement from developments in London he plans to be allocated to the Greater London Authority. 
John Healey: Budget 2007 announced that the Government propose that either the Mayor of London or one of his functional bodies would directly receive the regional share of PGS revenues for infrastructure to deliver the objectives identified in the London Plan. As in other regions, the expectation is that transport would be the focus of spending in the short term.
Mr. Timms: The following table gives the estimated numbers and percentage of residential property transactions in England and Wales falling into each stamp duty band in 1996-97. Figures for the UK are not available for this year.
|Price range (£)||Stamp duty rate (percentage)||Number of residential property transactions (000)||Percentage of residential transactions|
|Stamp duty land tax rate (percentage)||Number of residential property transactions (000)||Percentage of residential transactions paying tax at rate|
(8) pursuant to the answer of 8 March 2007, Official Report, column 2236W, on the Treasury Board, if he will place in the Library full minutes of the four meetings of the Treasury Board that have taken place in 2006-07 and of which summaries have been placed on his Departments website. 
Managing Directors attend Treasury Board meetings as a matter of course. Managing Director posts have
always been at board level. The post of Director of Operations has attended the Board since its creation. The post of Director of Policy and Planning was created in July 2004 and became a full member of this Board in July 2005.
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