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Oral Answers

Tuesday 27 July 2010

Attorney-General854
Defendant Anonymity854
Domestic Violence859
People with Disabilities (Victims of Rape)858
Serious Fraud Office857
Violence against Women856
Church Commissioners865
Cathedral Restoration865
Women Bishops863
Women Bishops865
Deputy Prime Minister845
AV Referendum (Scotland)849
Boundary Changes846
Regional and Local Representatives845
Topical Questions850
Voter Registration848
Electoral Commission Committee866
Democratic Process (Engagement)866
Electoral Reform861
Referendums (Timing)864
Voter Registration860
Voter Registration861

Written Ministerial Statements

Tuesday 27 July 2010

Business, Innovation and Skills79WS
Sheffield Forgemasters International Ltd79WS
Communities and Local Government82WS
Ministerial Hospitality82WS
Zero-Carbon Homes83WS
Defence84WS
Ministry of Defence Resource Accounts 2009-1084WS
Energy and Climate Change84WS
Parliamentary Written Answer (Correction)84WS
Foreign and Commonwealth Office85WS
EU Explanatory Memoranda 9 June 2010 - 9 July 2010 (Correction)85WS
International Court of Justice's Advisory Opinion (Kosovo)85WS
Health86WS
Cancer Drugs86WS
Right to Request Social Enterprise Scheme87WS
Home Department88WS
Control Orders88WS
Criminal Records Bureau (Annual Report)88WS
Licensing Consultation88WS
Scientific Procedures on Living Animals89WS
Prime Minister90WS
Intelligence-Gathering Techniques90WS
National Security Vetting90WS
Treasury80WS
Tax Policy Documents80WS
Work and Pensions91WS
Employment Support (Disabled People)91WS

Petitions

Tuesday 27 July 2010

Communities and Local Government13P
Gypsies and Travellers (Security of Tenure)13P
Education14P
Proposed Expansion (St Peter's School, Croydon)14P


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Written Answers

Tuesday 27 July 2010

Attorney-General1020W
Human Trafficking: Prosecutions1020W
Business, Innovation and Skills1022W
Banks: Interest Charges1022W
Broadband: Blaenau Gwent1023W
Business: Government Assistance1023W
Business: West Midlands1023W
Cairn Energy1024W
Carbon Reduction Commitment Energy Efficiency Scheme1024W
Consumers: Protection1024W
Departmental Billing1025W
Departmental Official Hospitality1025W
Departmental Overseas Visits1025W
Departmental Publications1026W
Departmental Travel1026W
East of England Development Agency: Lobbying1026W
EU Grants and Loans1027W
Foreign Investment in UK: China1028W
Further Education: Capital Investment1027W
Further Education: Finance1029W
Higher Education1029W
Higher Education: Admissions1029W
Higher Education: Finance1030W
Higher Education: Per Capita Costs1030W
Higher Education: South Yorkshire1030W
Methyl Bromide1031W
Overseas Trade: Israel1031W
Postal Workers: Cycling1032W
Regional Development Agencies: Land1032W
Research: Standards1032W
Sheffield Forgemasters1033W
Students: Finance1033W
Students: Loans1034W
Cabinet Office1017W
Civil Servants: Pensions1017W
Civil Servants: Redundancy Pay1017W
Government Departments: Travel1018W
Jobseeker's Allowance: Lone Parents1018W
Manufacturing Industries: Carlisle1018W
Public Sector: Cumbria1018W
Public Sector: Manpower1020W
Church Commissioners1019W
Bishops: Females1019W
Communities and Local Government1034W
Betting Shops: Greater London1034W
Council Housing: Young People1034W
Departmental Billing1035W
Deprived Areas: Peterborough1035W
Fire Services: Contracts1036W
Floods: Cumbria1036W
Government Office for the North West1036W
Government Offices for the Regions1037W
Government Offices for the Regions: Voluntary Organisations1039W
Greater London Authority: Finance1039W
Housing Benefit1040W
Housing: Construction1040W
Housing: Immigration1041W
Local Government1042W
Local Government Finance1042W
Local Government: Manpower1043W
Local Government: Pensions1043W
Local Government: Teesside1043W
Mayors: Leicester1043W
National House Building Council1044W
Non-domestic Rates1044W
Non-domestic Rates: Farms1045W
Planning1045W
Private Rented Housing1047W
Social Rented Housing: Antisocial Behaviour1047W
Social Rented Housing: Foreign Nationals1048W
Supermarkets: Planning Permission1049W
Urban Areas1050W
Culture, Media and Sport989W
Cultural Heritage989W
Departmental Cars989W
Departmental Contracts990W
Departmental Sponsorship991W
Departmental Taxis991W
Departmental Training991W
Flags992W
Gaming Machines992W
Libraries992W
National Lottery: Blaenau Gwent993W
National Lottery: Grants993W
National Lottery: Public Participation993W
Electoral Commission Committee1022W
Absent Voting1022W
Carlisle City Council: Constituencies1022W
Democracy Diversity Fund1022W
Energy and Climate Change880W
Anaerobic Digestion880W
Banks: Environment Protection880W
Carbon Emissions881W
Combined Heat and Power882W
Departmental Billing882W
Departmental Internet882W
Departmental Legal Costs883W
Departmental Official Hospitality883W
Departmental Pay883W
Departmental Public Expenditure883W
Departmental Temporary Employment884W
Departmental Trade Unions884W
Electric Cables885W
Energy: Housing886W
Energy: National Policy Statements886W
Energy: Prices886W
Energy: Windows888W
Housing: Energy888W
Insulation: Housing888W
Nuclear Power889W
Office for Nuclear Development890W
Offshore Wind Capital Grants Scheme890W
Power Stations: Didcot890W
Renewable Energy890W
Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme893W
Wind Power: Noise888W
Foreign and Commonwealth Office963W
Afghanistan: Chevening Scholarships Programme963W
Afghanistan: Christianity963W
Albania: Foreign Relations963W
Brazil: Embassies964W
British Council: Offices964W
British Nationals Abroad: Prisoners964W
Departmental Billing965W
Departmental Contracts965W
Departmental Manpower965W
Departmental Official Cars965W
Departmental Operating Costs966W
Departmental Public Expenditure966W
Departmental Regulations967W
Departmental Secondment967W
Departmental Travel967W
Developing Countries: Carbon Emissions968W
Diplomatic Service: Parliamentary Scrutiny968W
EC Nationals: Citizenship968W
Eritrea: Christianity969W
EU Countries: Embassies969W
France: Anti-Semitism970W
Grants970W
Indonesia: Islam969W
Iraq: Embassies970W
Israel: Educational Exchanges971W
Members: Correspondence972W
MI6972W
Overseas Trade: Israel971W
Slovakia: Cluster Munitions972W
Somalia: Foreign Relations972W
Somalia: Peace Negotiations973W
South Africa and Namibia: Sterilisation973W
Sudan: War Crimes974W
House of Commons Commission1021W
Catering1021W
Members' Staff: Termination of Employment1021W
Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority Committee952W
Complaints952W
Correspondence953W
IPSA: Board953W
Members: Allowances954W
Members: Claims955W
Members: Constituency Offices955W
Members: Correspondence956W
Members: Email956W
Members' Staff: Pay953W
Members: Travel957W
Offices958W
Operating Costs958W
Pay958W
Recruitment959W
Temporary Employment959W
Trade Unions: Finance960W
International Development978W
Afghanistan: Overseas Aid978W
Armajaro Holdings Limited979W
Bilateral Aid: HIV Infection979W
Common Agricultural Policy979W
Conflict Prevention980W
Departmental Manpower980W
Departmental Private Education980W
Departmental Regulation981W
Developing Countries: Education981W
Developing Countries: Females982W
Developing Countries: Health Services982W
Developing Countries: HIV Infection983W
Developing Countries: Human Trafficking983W
Developing Countries: Maternity Services984W
EC Aid984W
EU Law984W
International Assistance985W
Mozambique: Overseas Aid985W
NGOs: Finance986W
Overseas Aid: HIV Infection987W
St Helena: Airports987W
Turks and Caicos Islands: Overseas Loans987W
UN988W
Justice893W
Compensation: Armed Forces893W
County Courts: Finance894W
County Courts: Redditch894W
County Courts: Wales895W
Courts895W
Courts: Closures896W
Courts: Operating Costs896W
Courts: Security899W
Courts: Taunton900W
Courts: Wales899W
Crimes of Violence: Sentencing904W
Debt Management : Regulation905W
Departmental Billing906W
Departmental Communication906W
Departmental Consultants907W
Departmental Official Cars907W
Departmental Official Hospitality908W
Driving Offences: Fixed Penalties893W
First Offenders908W
Fixed Penalties: Shoplifting908W
HM Courts Service909W
Human Rights: Children910W
Insurance: Households910W
Judges910W
Legal Aid : Expenditure911W
Legal Services Commission: Finance911W
Magistrates Courts911W
Magistrates Courts: Closures912W
Magistrates Courts: Domestic Violence913W
Magistrates Courts: West Sussex914W
Magistrates: Gwynedd914W
Mesothelioma: Compensation915W
Money Laundering: Corruption915W
Offenders: Rehabilitation916W
Office of the Public Guardian916W
Out-of-Court Disposals918W
Pleural Plaques: Compensation919W
Prison Officers919W
Prisoners: Foreign Nationals920W
Prisoners: Repatriation922W
Prosecutions: Weapons922W
Rape: Rights of Accused923W
Secure Training Centres924W
Secure Training Centres: Disciplinary Proceedings928W
Secure Training Centres: Equipment929W
Secure Training Centres: Restraint Techniques929W
Trade Unions933W
Traffic Enforcement Centre934W
Witnesses934W
Witnesses: Hearing Impairment934W
Northern Ireland879W
Departmental Internet879W
Police Service of Northern Ireland: Recruitment879W
Trade Unions879W
Prime Minister1019W
Parliament: Security1019W
Scotland974W
Act of Settlement 1701974W
Commonwealth Games 2014974W
Constituencies975W
Departmental Internet975W
Departmental Pay975W
Departmental Travel975W
Economic Growth: Glasgow975W
Elections976W
Food Standards Agency976W
Personnel: Public Sector977W
Trade Unions977W
Transport993W
Air Traffic Systems993W
Association of Train Operating Companies994W
Aviation994W
Aviation: Exhaust Emissions995W
Biofuels995W
Bus Services: Concessions996W
Bus Services: Wigan997W
Carbon Dioxide997W
Crossrail Line and London Underground997W
Cycling: West Midlands998W
Dartford-Thurrock Crossing: Tolls998W
Departmental Billing998W
Departmental Buildings1000W
Departmental Electronic Equipment1000W
Departmental Equal Opportunities1001W
Departmental Official Hospitality1001W
Departmental Official Photographs1002W
Departmental Public Expenditure1002W
Departmental Regulations1002W
Departmental Security1002W
Departmental Travel1003W
Driving: Licensing1003W
East Coast Main Line: Travel1004W
Electric Vehicles1004W
Felixstowe-Nuneaton Railway Line1005W
Hotels1005W
Lobbying1005W
London Underground: Finance1006W
Luton Station1006W
Merchant Shipping1006W
Motor Vehicles: Exhaust Emissions1007W
Motorways: England1007W
National Express1007W
Public Transport: Disability1007W
Rail Services1008W
Railway Stations1008W
Railway Stations: Greater London1009W
Railways1009W
Railways: Fares1010W
Railways: Franchises1010W
Railways: High Speed Two1011W
Railways: Liverpool1011W
Railways: Manchester1011W
Railways: Overcrowding1012W
Railways: Parking1013W
Railways: Travel1013W
Road Traffic: Economic Situation1013W
Road Traffic Offences: Fines1013W
Roads: Accidents1014W
Roads: Construction1014W
Roads: Metals1015W
Seafarers1015W
Severn Bridge: Tolls1015W
Shipping: Pay1015W
Transport for London: Finance1016W
Transport: Greater London1016W
Vehicle and Operator Services Agency1016W
Wrexham-Bidston Railway Line: Electrification1017W
Treasury935W
Accelerated Development Zones935W
Bank Services: Fees and Charges935W
Building Societies935W
Building Societies: Regulation936W
Capital Gains Tax936W
Cheques936W
Child Benefit936W
Consumer Price Index937W
Corporation Tax937W
Departmental Buildings937W
Departmental Catering938W
Departmental Internet938W
Departmental Legal Costs939W
Departmental Official Cars939W
Departmental Public Consultation940W
Departmental Security940W
Departmental Training940W
Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation941W
Health Foods941W
Housing Benefit941W
Income Tax942W
Income Tax: Females942W
National Insurance Fund942W
Non-domestic Rates: Garages and Petrol Stations943W
Nuclear Power Stations: Decommissioning943W
Office for Tax Simplification944W
Overseas Trade: Israel944W
Personal Loans945W
Police: Lambeth945W
Pregnant Women: Grants945W
Premium Bonds946W
Public Expenditure: Scotland946W
Public Expenditure: Wales946W
Public Finance946W
Public Sector: Pensions947W
Rents: Hackney947W
Revenue and Customs: Debt Collection948W
Revenue and Customs: ICT948W
Roads: Repairs and Maintenance949W
Sheffield Forgemasters: Finance949W
Tax Allowances: Video Games949W
Tax Evasion: Construction949W
Taxation950W
Taxation: Betting Shops950W
VAT950W
VAT: Electric Vehicles950W
VAT: Pet Foods951W
Welfare Tax Credits951W
Welfare Tax Credits: Overpayments951W
Working Families Tax Credit952W
Wales960W
Constituencies: Wales961W
Departmental Operating Costs962W
Environment Agency's water supply schemes: Wales960W
Public Sector: Manpower962W
Railways: Electrification962W
Ryder Cup Tournament963W
Women and Equalities977W
Church of England: Equal Opportunities978W
Departmental Speeches978W
Government Equalities Office's :Regulations977W
Women's National Commission978W

Written Answers

Tuesday 27 July 2010

Defence1051W
Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations1051W
Air Force1051W
Armed Conflict: Children1052W
Armed Forces: Food1052W
Armed Forces: Health Services1052W
Armed Forces: Housing1052W
Armed Forces: Injuries1053W
Armed Forces: Mental Health Services1054W
Armed Forces: Officers1055W
Armed Forces: Uniforms1056W
Armed Services: Discharges1056W
Commonwealth Organisations1056W
Defence Estates1057W
Defence Estates: Public Appointments1057W
Defence: Procurement1057W
Departmental Billing1059W
Departmental Buildings1060W
Departmental Communication1060W
Departmental Internet1060W
Departmental Legal Costs1061W
Departmental Location1061W
Departmental Official Cars1061W
Departmental Pay1063W
Departmental Private Education1063W
Departmental Stationery1063W
Departmental Travel1064W
Departmental Utilities1064W
EU Law1065W
Ex-servicemen: Mental Illness1065W
Gurkhas: Pensions1066W
Industrial Capabilities: Defence1057W
Low Flying1066W
Low Flying: Wales1067W
Nepal: Armed Forces1068W
Piracy1068W
Portsmouth Dockyard: Security1068W
RAF Menwith Hill1069W
Somalia: Piracy1069W
Submarines1069W
War Graves1069W
Deputy Prime Minister1070W
Constituencies: Wales1071W
Constituency Size1071W
Constituency Sizes1070W
Iraq Conflict: Legal Opinion1072W
Legislation: Public Consultation1072W
Referendum: Timing1070W
Urban Constituency Sizes: Scotland1070W
Education1195W
Academies1195W
Academies: Billing1197W
Academies: Conditions of Employment1198W
Academies: Dudley1198W
Academies: Ealing1198W
Academies: Enfield1198W
Academies: Faith Schools1199W
Academies: Finance1199W
Academies: Manpower1200W
Academies: North Tyneside1200W
Academies: Redundancy1200W
Academies: Sponsorship1201W
Academies: Warrington1201W
Academies: West Midlands1201W
Bedfordshire and Luton Education Business Partnership: Finance1201W
Building Schools for the Future Programme1202W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Cumbria1206W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Darlington1206W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Ealing1207W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Greater London1207W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Leeds1208W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Liverpool1208W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Stockton-on-Tees1208W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Sunderland1209W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Telford1210W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Wandsworth1211W
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Warrington1211W
Children: Protection1212W
Children: South Yorkshire1213W
Communications Skills1213W
Departmental Official Cars1214W
Departmental Security1214W
Departmental Travel1214W
Education Maintenance Allowance1214W
Free School Meals1215W
Free School Meals: Enfield1218W
Free School Meals: North East1219W
Free Schools: Greater London1222W
GCE A-levels: Disadvantaged1222W
GCSE: Disadvantaged1224W
Grandparents: Parental Responsibility1225W
Personal, Social, Health And Economic Education1225W
Primary Education: Capital Investment1225W
Public Expenditure1226W
Qualifications and Curriculum Development Agency1226W
School Leaving1226W
Schools: Capital Investment1227W
Schools: Cricket1227W
Schools: Dudley1227W
Schools: ICT1228W
Schools: Management1228W
Science: GCSE1228W
Sixth Form Education: Finance1228W
Sixth Form Education: Public Expenditure1229W
Sure Start Programme: Finance1229W
Temporary Employment1230W
Young People: Information1230W
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs1072W
Agricultural Wages Board1072W
Agriculture and Fisheries Council: Devolution1075W
Agriculture: Subsidies1075W
Bovine Tuberculosis: Disease Control1077W
Bovine Tuberculosis: Wales1077W
Coastal Erosion: Listed Buildings1077W
Departmental Communication1077W
Departmental Electronic Equipment1078W
Departmental Internet1078W
Departmental Lighting1078W
Departmental Official Hospitality1078W
Departmental Operating Costs1079W
Departmental Security1079W
Departmental Training1079W
Departmental Travel1079W
Environment Agency1080W
EU Agriculture and Fisheries Council1080W
Flood Control: Finance1080W
Floods: Gloucestershire1081W
Food: Labelling1082W
Food: Standards1083W
Food Standards Agency1082W
Forests: Stockton on Tees1084W
Genetically Modified Organisms1084W
Hill Farming: Birds1091W
Hydroelectric Power1091W
Pheasants: Animal Welfare1092W
Phytophthora Ramorum1093W
Phytophthora Ramorum: Cornwall1093W
Rural Payments Agency: Costs1094W
Sustainable Development Commission1094W
Trade Unions1095W
Water Companies1095W
Health1166W
Abortion: Death1166W
Accident and Emergency Departments1168W
Accident and Emergency Departments: Patients1168W
Alcoholic Drinks: Labelling1171W
Asbestos: Diseases1171W
Care Quality Commission: Fees1172W
CJD1172W
Cystic Fibrosis: Prescriptions1173W
Departmental Billing1173W
Departmental Internet1174W
Departmental Parliamentary Questions1174W
Departmental Travel1175W
Doctors: Working Hours1175W
Epilepsy: Nurses1176W
Foetal Tissue1176W
Food Standards Agency1177W
Food Standards Agency: Public Consultation1177W
General Practitioners1177W
General Practitioners: Registration1177W
Health Services1181W
Kidney Patients1182W
Kidneys: Transplant Surgery1181W
Long Term Care1182W
Mental Health: Children1183W
Mental Health Services: Finance1183W
Mental Health Services: Prisons1183W
Mental Illness: Prisoners1183W
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence1184W
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence: Consultants1184W
NHS1184W
NHS: Chaplains1185W
NHS: Essex1186W
NHS: Higher Education1193W
NHS: VAT1193W
NHS White Paper: Personnel1184W
Organs: Donors1193W
Pensions1193W
Self-harm1194W
Home Department1096W
Alcoholic Drinks1096W
Animal Experiments1096W
Asylum1097W
British Nationality1098W
Crime: Fraud1099W
Crime: Unemployment1100W
Criminal Records Bureau1101W
Death: Weapons1101W
Departmental Billing1102W
Departmental Consultants1102W
Departmental ICT1103W
Departmental Lost Property1103W
Departmental Official Cars1104W
Departmental Official Hospitality1104W
Departmental Operating Costs1105W
Departmental Pay1105W
Departmental Regulation1106W
Departmental Stationery1106W
Departmental Temporary Employment1107W
Departmental Training1107W
Departmental Travel1108W
Entry Clearances: Skilled Workers1110W
EU Justice And Home Affairs1113W
Firearms: Greater London1114W
Football: Security1115W
Hunting Act 20041115W
Identity Cards1115W
Independent Safeguarding Authority: Children1115W
Independent Safeguarding Authority: Darlington1116W
Independent Safeguarding Authority: Employment1116W
Khat1116W
Knives: Greater London1117W
Members: Correspondence1118W
Multiple Temporary Event Notices1119W
National Referral Mechanism1119W
Police Community Support Officers: Powers1119W
Police: Comprehensive Spending Review1119W
Police: Criminal Proceedings1120W
Police: Domestic Violence1120W
Police: Manpower1120W
Police: North Yorkshire1121W
Police: Overtime1122W
Police: Pay1122W
Police: Powers1123W
Police: Race Relations1123W
Police: Scotland1124W
Police: Training1124W
Rape1125W
Risk Assessment1125W
Risk Assessment: Domestic Violence1125W
Stop And Search: Greater London1125W
Telephone Tapping1126W
Terrorism: Arrests1126W
UK Border Agency1126W
Vetting and Barring Scheme1127W
Violent and Sex Offender Register: Offences Against Children1127W
Yvonne Fletcher1128W
Work and Pensions1128W
Arthritis: Costs1128W
Children: Maintenance1128W
Council Tax Benefits1129W
Departmental Contracts1129W
Departmental Lost Property1129W
Departmental Manpower1130W
Departmental Official Cars1130W
Departmental Official Hospitality1130W
Departmental Operating Costs1131W
Departmental Secondment1131W
Disability Living Allowance1131W
Disability Living Allowance: Medical Examinations1132W
Disability Living Allowance: Mental Illness1132W
Employment: Lone Parents1132W
Ethnic Minority Employment Task Force: Expenditure1133W
Funerals: West Midlands1134W
Housing Benefit1134W
Housing Benefit: Camden1142W
Housing Benefit: Disability1142W
Housing Benefit: Doncaster1142W
Housing Benefit: Greater London1143W
Housing Benefit: Peterborough1143W
Housing Benefit: Wigan1145W
Industrial Injuries1146W
Jobcentre Plus: Edinburgh1146W
Jobcentre Plus: Manpower1146W
Jobcentre Plus: Temporary Employment1147W
Jobseeker's Allowance1148W
Local Housing Allowance1149W
Maintenance: Children1150W
Mortgages: Government Assistance1151W
Occupational Pensions1151W
Office for Budget Responsibility: Employment1152W
Pension Credit1153W
Pensioners: Bedfordshire1153W
Pensioners: Rutherglen1153W
Pensioners: Social Security Benefits1154W
Pensions: Index Linking1154W
Pensions: Uprating1155W
Pensions: Working Mothers1156W
Post Office Card Account: Rutherglen1156W
Poverty1156W
Poverty: Children1157W
Poverty: Lancashire1158W
Social Security Benefits: Disability1158W
Social Security Benefits: Married People1159W
State Retirement Pensions1159W
Trade Unions1160W
Unemployment1160W
Unemployment Benefits: Greater London1161W
Unemployment Benefits: Peterborough1162W
Unemployment: Holborn1164W
Vulnerable Adults: Home Visits1164W
Work Capability Assessment1165W

Ministerial Correction

Tuesday 27 July 2010

Northern Ireland3MC
Departmental Official Hospitality3MC

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