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1. DWPs customers interact with the Department through its agencies/businesses and any ex- ratia payments due to delay and actual financial loss are made at the agency/business level, rather than centrally.
2. Delay: made for the loss of the use of money, arising where payments have been unreasonably delayed (payment is made in the form of interest on the arrears due). The percentage rate for calculating compensation is the same for all benefits. The Building Societies Commission provided the rate on a monthly basis until January 2008. Since then the rate is obtained from the Bank of England.
3. Actual financial loss: made in respect of losses incurred by customers as a direct result of agency error.
4. Number of payments rounded to the nearest 25. Amount rounded to the nearest £1,000 and the average rounded to the nearest £10.
5. Debt Management is not an Executive agency of DWP. A consolatory payment awarded because of error by Debt Management is paid by Jobcentre Plus.
6. The Rent Service (TRS) was formed in October 1999 as an Executive agency of the Department of the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister. TRS became an Executive agency of the Department for Work and Pensions in June 2001. The Rent Service has not made any consolatory payments.
7. The Pension Service, Jobcentre Plus and the Disability and Carers Service were formed in 2002, prior to this they were part of the Benefits Agency (BA).
John Battle: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what estimate his Department has made of the number of people who have had benefits withdrawn or reduced as a result of taking up part-time work in (a) Leeds West, (b) Leeds metropolitan district and (c) the UK in each of the last 10 years; and if he will make a statement. 
Amount has been rounded to the nearest 10,000
DWP Work and Pensions Longitudinal Study.
Mr. Paul Murphy: Our Welsh Youth Justice Teams are working hard to direct young people in trouble away from the formal youth justice system so that formal interventions are reserved for those who really need them.
Huw Irranca-Davies: I regularly meet with the Assembly Minister for Health and Social Services, when we discuss a range of issues, including the significant fall in waiting times in Wales over the past 10 years.
10. Nia Griffith: To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions on the future of the Post Office Card Account in Wales. 
Mr. Paul Murphy: I welcome the fact that since April Welsh communities have been fully covered with neighbourhood policing teams dedicated to tackling their local crime and antisocial behaviour priorities. This achievement follows three years of hard work by forces and police authorities.
Mr. Holloway: To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what recent discussions he has had with the Welsh Assembly Government on procedures for introducing legislation at its request in Westminster. 
Mr. Paul Murphy: I have regular discussions with the Welsh Assembly Government on a range of issues, including procedures for introducing legislation to Parliament. I am also currently undertaking a review of scrutiny arrangements for Welsh legislation.
We are committed to giving the National Assembly for Wales new law-making powers. We brought forward the Government of Wales Act 2006 and we are working closely with the Welsh Assembly Government to implement its provisions.
Mr. Maude: To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many individual domestic air flights were undertaken within Great Britain by representatives of his Department in the most recent year for which figures are available; and at what cost. 
Mr. Paul Murphy: My Departments main IT services are provided through the Ministry of Justice, but the Wales Office let a contract to host our website to Eduserv on 1 December 2007, at a cost of £4,659 initially and £6,936 per year for two years.
Mr. Paul Murphy: Eight members of staff have laptops and related equipment which enables them to work from home, and 11 members of staff have blackberry devices which give them limited access to some facilities only.
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