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star this property date less than 2017-06-21more like thismore than 2017-06-21
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Department for Transport more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the progress of the roadworks on the M3 motorway between junctions 2 and 4a; and when they expect those works to be completed. more like this
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Lord Trefgarne more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-06-27more like thismore than 2017-06-27
star this property answer text <p>Highways England is on schedule to open the M3 Smart Motorway between junctions 2 and 4a on 30 June 2017.</p><p> </p><p>Alongside the delivery of this Smart Motorways scheme Highways England have also undertaken additional planned maintenance and renewal of a large amount of existing infrastructure reducing the need for further roadworks. This has included full low noise resurfacing of the carriageways. Highways England has delivered most of this work in parallel, there will be some remaining works which will need to take place beyond the 30 June 2017.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Callanan more like this
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less than 2017-06-27T11:06:43.053Zmore like thismore than 2017-06-27T11:06:43.053Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Callanan more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Trefgarne more like this
731092
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star this property date less than 2017-06-21more like thismore than 2017-06-21
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 16 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to the government of Dubai to ensure the prompt release of Ryan Cornelius from prison. more like this
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Lord Clement-Jones more like this
star this property uin HL100 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-07-03more like thismore than 2017-07-03
star this property answer text <p>Our Embassy in Dubai has sought clarity from the Government of Dubai as to why Ryan Cornelius remains in detention. We will continue to raise his case with the authorities.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon more like this
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less than 2017-07-03T15:07:25.073Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-03T15:07:25.073Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Clement-Jones more like this
753312
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 16 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 6 July (HL206), whether they have had any discussions with (1) the Commonwealth Secretariat, (2) the governments of other Commonwealth nations, and (3) any other persons or bodies, concerning the Republic of Ireland re-joining the Commonwealth. more like this
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Lord Laird more like this
star this property uin HL1000 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-08-01more like thismore than 2017-08-01
star this property answer text <p>​The UK Government has had no discussions with the Commonwealth Secretariat, the governments of other Commonwealth nations, or any other persons or bodies concerning the Republic of Ireland re-joining the Commonwealth. This is a matter for the Irish Government to discuss with the Commonwealth Secretariat. Decisions on membership are made by consensus by the Heads of all Commonwealth members.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon more like this
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less than 2017-08-01T15:19:47.217Zmore like thismore than 2017-08-01T15:19:47.217Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Laird more like this
753313
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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HM Treasury more like this
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 CaTreasury more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the European Securities and Markets Authority. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1001 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-07-31more like thismore than 2017-07-31
star this property answer text <p>As a set of single market authorities, the memberships of the European Securities and Markets Authority, European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the European Banking Authority (EBA) consist only of EU and EEA national competent authorities. As the UK is leaving the European Union, our relationship will change.</p><p>The EU has also stated its intention to relocate the EBA. The future relationship will be a matter for negotiations. We are seeking a comprehensive trade agreement, which includes financial services and is based on a deep and special partnership between the EU and UK that goes much wider than trade.</p><p> </p><p>The financial costs of the three bodies are divided on a 60:40 ratio between national competent authorities across the EU, and a contribution from the European community. Details of the budgets and the activity conducted by the agencies are available on the respective websites.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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HL1002 more like this
HL906 more like this
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less than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.163Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.163Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
753314
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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HM Treasury more like this
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 CaTreasury more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1002 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-07-31more like thismore than 2017-07-31
star this property answer text <p>As a set of single market authorities, the memberships of the European Securities and Markets Authority, European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the European Banking Authority (EBA) consist only of EU and EEA national competent authorities. As the UK is leaving the European Union, our relationship will change.</p><p>The EU has also stated its intention to relocate the EBA. The future relationship will be a matter for negotiations. We are seeking a comprehensive trade agreement, which includes financial services and is based on a deep and special partnership between the EU and UK that goes much wider than trade.</p><p> </p><p>The financial costs of the three bodies are divided on a 60:40 ratio between national competent authorities across the EU, and a contribution from the European community. Details of the budgets and the activity conducted by the agencies are available on the respective websites.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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HL1001 more like this
HL906 more like this
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less than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.21Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.21Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
753315
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Home Office more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the European Asylum Support Office. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1003 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-07-31more like thismore than 2017-07-31
star this property answer text <p>The European Asylum Support Office (EASO) plays an important role in supporting asylum cooperation between Member States and in helping those Member States whose asylum and reception systems are under pressure. EASO is funded directly by the EU budget.</p><p>The Government continues to support the principle of EU hotspots and has deployed resources through EASO to the hotspots in Italy and Greece.</p><p>Last year, the Government took a decision not to opt in to the proposed EU Agency for Asylum, which will replace EASO. The Government’s key consideration was the significant amount of oversight of the UK asylum system, which would be given to the Agency should the UK choose to participate. Written Ministerial Statement HCWS373 of 16 December refers.</p><p>Until the UK leaves the EU, there will be no immediate changes to how the UK engages with EASO. Until then, we remain a full member of EASO, maintaining voting rights at the management board and playing a strong role in influencing EU asylum policy.</p><p>The Government will consider the UK’s future relationship with the EU in terms of asylum cooperation as part of the broader EU exit negotiations.</p>
star this property answering member printed Baroness Williams of Trafford more like this
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less than 2017-07-31T14:43:00.573Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-31T14:43:00.573Z
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star this property label Biography information for Baroness Williams of Trafford more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
753316
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Home Office more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the European Agency for the operational management of large IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1004 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-07-31more like thismore than 2017-07-31
star this property answer text <p>The European Agency for the operational management of large IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice (also known as eu-LISA) manages the Second Generation Schengen Information System (SIS II), the EURODAC system for storing the fingerprints of asylum seekers and certain illegal migrants and the Schengen Visa Information System (VIS). Of these, the UK takes part in EURODAC and the police and judicial cooperation aspects of SIS II. The Government considers that eu-LISA manages these systems effectively.</p><p>The UK contributes to eu-LISA for the management of the systems we take part in. Our contribution is made through our payment to the EU budget as a whole, and not through a direct payment to eu-LISA.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Williams of Trafford more like this
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less than 2017-07-31T14:44:22.953Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-31T14:44:22.953Z
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star this property label Biography information for Baroness Williams of Trafford more like this
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753317
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the Euratom Supply Agency. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1005 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-07-27more like thismore than 2017-07-27
star this property answer text <p>The European Supply Agency forms part of Euratom Treaty arrangements. The UK will leave the European Supply Agency at the same time that it leaves Euratom.</p><p> </p><p>The nature of future arrangements with Euratom and the EU will be subject to negotiation which started this month. Our aim throughout the negotiations with the European Commission will be to maintain our mutually successful civil nuclear cooperation with Euratom and the rest of the world.</p><p> </p><p>The UK is keen to ensure that there is minimal disruption to civil nuclear trade following the UK’s withdrawal from Euratom. We have bilateral Nuclear Cooperation Agreements (NCAs) in place with several countries that we will continue to rely on after our exit from Euratom.</p><p>We intend to maintain continuity of cooperation with our international partners and will develop new arrangements as necessary.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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less than 2017-07-27T13:33:39.583Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-27T13:33:39.583Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the Euratom Joint Undertaking for ITER and the Development of Fusion Energy. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1006 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-07-27more like thismore than 2017-07-27
star this property answer text <p>The EU’s Joint Undertaking for ITER (F4E) funds the €540m p.a. EU contribution to the ITER programme. This is funded primarily through the EU central budget with small additional membership fees from member states. The UK pays a €290,000 annual membership fee directly to F4E.</p><p> </p><p>UK membership of F4E gives UK scientists and engineers the opportunity to work at, and in partnership with, ITER on development of fusion as a clean, safe and virtually inexhaustible energy source. It also gives the UK access to intellectual property developed at ITER and helps the UK maintain its position as a world leader in fusion technology.</p><p> </p><p>F4E membership has enabled the UK to win high-value ITER construction contracts, with opportunities to bid for significantly more during the construction which has a current budget of €14.4bn overall and will be complete in 2025.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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less than 2017-07-27T13:32:12.907Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-27T13:32:12.907Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 16 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
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star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to Turkish authorities to seek the release of Idil Eser, the director of Amnesty International's Turkish branch. more like this
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Marquess of Lothian more like this
star this property uin HL1007 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2017-08-02more like thismore than 2017-08-02
star this property answer text <p>We are very concerned by the arrest on 5 July and remanding in custody of Amnesty International's Turkey Director Idil Eser and five other human rights defenders in Turkey. We also remain deeply concerned at the detention of Taner Kilic, Amnesty International's Turkey Chair. The Foreign Secretary urged their release in his speech in Sydney on 27 July. As the Minister for Europe and the Americas set out in his recent statement on these arrests, both the Foreign Secretary and the Prime Minister have raised these arrests in recent discussions with Turkish counterparts. He has also raised the matter with the Turkish Ambassador to London. We continue to urge the Turkish authorities to uphold international standards with regard to the rule of law, including the presumption of innocence, and to protect fundamental rights including freedom of expression and assembly.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon more like this
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less than 2017-08-02T10:03:52.8Zmore like thismore than 2017-08-02T10:03:52.8Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for The Marquess of Lothian more like this