Linked Data API

Show Search Form

Search Results

1169215
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2020-01-07more like thismore than 2020-01-07
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Divorce: Civil Proceedings more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will review the transparency, clarity and regulation of litigation loans for divorces to ensure that customers are fully aware of the implications of those loans before taking them out. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bolton South East more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Yasmin Qureshi more like this
star this property uin 970 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2020-01-14more like thismore than 2020-01-14
star this property answer text <p>On 1 April 2014, the Government fundamentally reformed regulation of the consumer credit market, transferring regulatory responsibility to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).</p><p> </p><p>Like other types of credit, litigation funding in the form of credit is regulated by the FCA and therefore its Consumer Credit Sourcebook applies to these products.</p><p> </p><p>The FCA is looking at whether consumer harm needs to be mitigated in this sector and continues to monitor new firms providing credit to fund legal fees.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2020-01-14T12:46:20.38Zmore like thismore than 2020-01-14T12:46:20.38Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
3924
star this property label Biography information for Yasmin Qureshi more like this
1151941
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-23more like thismore than 2019-10-23
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Children: Day Care more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the number of (a) parents and (b) childcare providers affected by the recent tax-free childcare system upgrade; and how many payments have been missed as a result of that upgrade. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hampstead and Kilburn more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tulip Siddiq more like this
star this property uin 4404 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-11-01more like thismore than 2019-11-01
star this property answer text <p>Less than 1.7% of the total number of registered parents were affected by this issue.</p><p>Of the total 6,537 payments affected, 879 of these were payments made from parents’ TFC accounts to Childcare Providers.</p><p>NS&amp;I data for payments to each, specific parents or the number of Childcare Providers affected is not readily available and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Richmond (Yorks) more like this
star this property answering member printed Rishi Sunak more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-11-01T08:25:37.557Zmore like thismore than 2019-11-01T08:25:37.557Z
star this property answering member
4483
star this property label Biography information for Rishi Sunak more like this
star this property tabling member
4518
star this property label Biography information for Tulip Siddiq more like this
1156406
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-25more like thismore than 2019-10-25
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Offshore Funds more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what (a) work and (b) reviews his Department has requested from the (i) Ministry of Defence, (ii) Department of Health and Social Care, (iii) Department for International Development and (iv) Foreign Office on the adequacy of controls on senior staff using offshore bank accounts. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hampstead and Kilburn more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tulip Siddiq more like this
star this property uin 5472 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-30more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>HM Treasury continues to monitor the value of funds held outside the Exchequer through regular disclosures made by government departments. These returns include funds held in offshore bank accounts.</p><p> </p><p>Managing Public Money sets out that it is the responsibility of the organisation’s accounting officer, working with internal and external auditors, to ensure that the appropriate financial controls are in place and that the use of all banking services complies with relevant laws and regulations.</p><p> </p><p>Information on the specific number of offshore bank accounts held by central Government, local government and Government-controlled companies is currently not available and could only be provided at a disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
5470 more like this
5471 more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-10-30T13:41:13.473Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-30T13:41:13.473Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
4518
star this property label Biography information for Tulip Siddiq more like this
1156405
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-25more like thismore than 2019-10-25
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Offshore Funds more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what work his Department (a) has undertaken in the last two years and (b) plans to undertake to strengthen the (i) rules on and (ii) transparency of the use of offshore banking by government. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hampstead and Kilburn more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tulip Siddiq more like this
star this property uin 5471 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-30more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>HM Treasury continues to monitor the value of funds held outside the Exchequer through regular disclosures made by government departments. These returns include funds held in offshore bank accounts.</p><p> </p><p>Managing Public Money sets out that it is the responsibility of the organisation’s accounting officer, working with internal and external auditors, to ensure that the appropriate financial controls are in place and that the use of all banking services complies with relevant laws and regulations.</p><p> </p><p>Information on the specific number of offshore bank accounts held by central Government, local government and Government-controlled companies is currently not available and could only be provided at a disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
5470 more like this
5472 more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-10-30T13:41:13.427Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-30T13:41:13.427Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
4518
star this property label Biography information for Tulip Siddiq more like this
1156404
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-25more like thismore than 2019-10-25
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Offshore Funds more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many bank accounts are held offshore by (a) central Government, (b) local government and (c) Government controlled companies. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hampstead and Kilburn more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tulip Siddiq more like this
star this property uin 5470 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-30more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>HM Treasury continues to monitor the value of funds held outside the Exchequer through regular disclosures made by government departments. These returns include funds held in offshore bank accounts.</p><p> </p><p>Managing Public Money sets out that it is the responsibility of the organisation’s accounting officer, working with internal and external auditors, to ensure that the appropriate financial controls are in place and that the use of all banking services complies with relevant laws and regulations.</p><p> </p><p>Information on the specific number of offshore bank accounts held by central Government, local government and Government-controlled companies is currently not available and could only be provided at a disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
5471 more like this
5472 more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-10-30T13:41:13.38Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-30T13:41:13.38Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
4518
star this property label Biography information for Tulip Siddiq more like this
1169113
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2020-01-07more like thismore than 2020-01-07
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Alcoholic Drinks: Excise Duties more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the timeframe is for the commencement of the review into alcohol duties. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Chatham and Aylesford more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tracey Crouch more like this
star this property uin 976 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2020-01-14more like thismore than 2020-01-14
star this property answer text <p>Further announcements about the review into alcohol duties will be made in due course.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Simon Clarke more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2020-01-14T09:46:45.923Zmore like thismore than 2020-01-14T09:46:45.923Z
star this property answering member
4655
star this property label Biography information for Mr Simon Clarke more like this
star this property tabling member
3950
star this property label Biography information for Tracey Crouch more like this
1166803
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-28more like thismore than 2019-10-28
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Coinage more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether he has received representations on minting a coin with a date different from 31 October 2019 to commemorate the UK leaving the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Gower more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
star this property uin 6494 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-31more like thismore than 2019-10-31
star this property answer text <p>The Royal Mint has a long-established tradition of producing coins in order to commemorate historic moments, including the 2012 Olympics, the UK’s accession to the European Economic Community, and the centenary of the First World War. The commemorative 50p to mark the UK leaving the European Union will be made available following the UK’s departure.</p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-10-31T17:07:52.31Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-31T17:07:52.31Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
4623
star this property label Biography information for Tonia Antoniazzi more like this
1167403
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-30more like thismore than 2019-10-30
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Cash Dispensing: Fees and Charges more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the effect of interchange fee reductions on the number of free-to-use ATMs. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Carshalton and Wallington more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tom Brake more like this
star this property uin 7626 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-11-04more like thismore than 2019-11-04
star this property answer text <p>The Government has not carried out a formal assessment of the effect of interchange fee reductions on the number of free-to-use ATMs.</p><p> </p><p>Although the management and deployment of ATMs is a commercial matter for ATM market participants, the Government recognises that widespread access to cash remains extremely important to the day-to-day lives of many consumers and businesses in the UK.</p><p> </p><p>The number of free-to-use ATMs increased for over a decade up to 2017, with the majority of ATMs clustered in areas of high demand and footfall. LINK, the scheme that runs the UK’s ATM network, saw this situation as unsustainable. Therefore, in January 2018, LINK announced reductions to the interchange fee, while taking steps to preserve the broad geographic spread of free-to-use ATMs. This included protections for remote free-to-use ATMs, one kilometre or further from the next nearest free-to-use ATM or Post Office.</p><p> </p><p>In July 2018, LINK responded to lower transaction volumes at ATMs by cancelling the third reduction of interchange fees due in January 2020 and putting on hold the 4th reduction that was due in January 2021.</p><p> </p><p>More recently, LINK committed to protecting free access to cash on high streets – where there are five or more qualifying retailers – and announced £1 million to fund requests for new ATMs from local areas with poor access to cash. Furthermore, UK Finance – the trade association for the UK banking and financial services sector – has launched a Community Access to Cash Initiative, offering grants to local communities to improve cash access.</p><p> </p><p>As of June 2019, there were 48,500 free-to-use ATMs in the UK, which represented 78% of the total number of ATMs. This remains 21% higher than a decade ago.</p>
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 7628 more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-11-04T16:02:09.113Zmore like thismore than 2019-11-04T16:02:09.113Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
151
star this property label Biography information for Tom Brake more like this
1167492
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-30more like thismore than 2019-10-30
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Cash Dispensing: Fees and Charges more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the effect of interchange fee reductions on the number of free-to-use ATMs. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Carshalton and Wallington more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tom Brake more like this
star this property uin 7628 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-11-04more like thismore than 2019-11-04
star this property answer text <p>The Government has not carried out a formal assessment of the effect of interchange fee reductions on the number of free-to-use ATMs.</p><p> </p><p>Although the management and deployment of ATMs is a commercial matter for ATM market participants, the Government recognises that widespread access to cash remains extremely important to the day-to-day lives of many consumers and businesses in the UK.</p><p> </p><p>The number of free-to-use ATMs increased for over a decade up to 2017, with the majority of ATMs clustered in areas of high demand and footfall. LINK, the scheme that runs the UK’s ATM network, saw this situation as unsustainable. Therefore, in January 2018, LINK announced reductions to the interchange fee, while taking steps to preserve the broad geographic spread of free-to-use ATMs. This included protections for remote free-to-use ATMs, one kilometre or further from the next nearest free-to-use ATM or Post Office.</p><p> </p><p>In July 2018, LINK responded to lower transaction volumes at ATMs by cancelling the third reduction of interchange fees due in January 2020 and putting on hold the 4th reduction that was due in January 2021.</p><p> </p><p>More recently, LINK committed to protecting free access to cash on high streets – where there are five or more qualifying retailers – and announced £1 million to fund requests for new ATMs from local areas with poor access to cash. Furthermore, UK Finance – the trade association for the UK banking and financial services sector – has launched a Community Access to Cash Initiative, offering grants to local communities to improve cash access.</p><p> </p><p>As of June 2019, there were 48,500 free-to-use ATMs in the UK, which represented 78% of the total number of ATMs. This remains 21% higher than a decade ago.</p>
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 7626 more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-11-04T16:02:09.06Zmore like thismore than 2019-11-04T16:02:09.06Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
151
star this property label Biography information for Tom Brake more like this
1167037
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-29more like thismore than 2019-10-29
star this property answering body
Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Coinage more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent estimate his Department has made of the cost to the public purse of producing 50 pence coins to commemorate the UK leaving the EU on 31 October 2019. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Carshalton and Wallington more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Tom Brake more like this
star this property uin 7027 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-11-04more like thismore than 2019-11-04
star this property answer text <p>We do not comment on the cost of producing coins as this is commercially sensitive information. The cost of producing these coins will be partially offset by the value gained from recycling them.</p><p><strong> </strong></p> more like this
unstar this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2019-11-04T13:55:58.507Zmore like thismore than 2019-11-04T13:55:58.507Z
star this property answering member
4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
151
star this property label Biography information for Tom Brake more like this