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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
star this property hansard heading Electronic Cigarettes more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what steps he has taken to increase access to electronic vaping devices for people giving up smoking. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Windsor more like this
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Adam Afriyie more like this
star this property uin 907990 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
star this property answer text <p>More smokers use e-cigarettes to help them quit than any other stop smoking aid.</p><p> </p><p>E-cigarettes are already very widely available for people who want to use them as part of their attempt to quit - indeed one in three smokers making a quit attempt are using an e-cigarette.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Oxford West and Abingdon more like this
star this property answering member printed Nicola Blackwood more like this
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less than 2016-12-20T16:34:29.267Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-20T16:34:29.267Z
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4019
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Blackwood of North Oxford more like this
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1586
star this property label Biography information for Adam Afriyie more like this
658553
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Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
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 hansard heading Detention Centres: Renfrewshire more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the proposals for a new short-term holding facility in Renfrewshire for which the original planning application was rejected by Renfrewshire Council's planning committee on 8 November 2016, whether a planning appeal against that decision has been submitted; and what the Government's plans are for that proposed facility. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kilmarnock and Loudoun more like this
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Alan Brown more like this
star this property uin 57757 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-19more like thismore than 2016-12-19
star this property answer text <p>Following Renfrewshire Council’s refusal of planning permission for a short term holding facility near Glasgow airport the Government is considering its position in relation to the right of appeal. Subject to completion and acceptance of the facility by the Home Office, the lease will be for a period of 25 years.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Scarborough and Whitby more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 57674 more like this
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less than 2016-12-19T17:47:47.527Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-19T17:47:47.527Z
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1562
star this property label Biography information for Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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4470
star this property label Biography information for Alan Brown more like this
658557
star this property registered interest false more like this
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Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
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 hansard heading Detention Centres more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the length of the lease is that has been proposed with the agents responsible for the construction of a new short-term holding facility for immigrants that will be sited near Glasgow Airport. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kilmarnock and Loudoun more like this
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Alan Brown more like this
star this property uin 57674 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-19more like thismore than 2016-12-19
star this property answer text <p>Following Renfrewshire Council’s refusal of planning permission for a short term holding facility near Glasgow airport the Government is considering its position in relation to the right of appeal. Subject to completion and acceptance of the facility by the Home Office, the lease will be for a period of 25 years.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Scarborough and Whitby more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 57757 more like this
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less than 2016-12-19T17:47:47.587Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-19T17:47:47.587Z
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1562
star this property label Biography information for Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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4470
star this property label Biography information for Alan Brown more like this
658513
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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 hansard heading Morocco: European Development Fund more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with the European Commission on the level of EU Development Fund contributions that Morocco has invested in Western Sahara. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kilmarnock and Loudoun more like this
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Alan Brown more like this
star this property uin 57617 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-21more like thismore than 2016-12-21
star this property answer text <p>Morocco is not a European Development Fund country. However it does receive other European funding, and my officials in Brussels and Morocco maintain close contact with the Commission to best target and deliver support.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Bournemouth East more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
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less than 2016-12-21T13:54:40.047Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-21T13:54:40.047Z
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1487
star this property label Biography information for Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
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4470
star this property label Biography information for Alan Brown more like this
658631
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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 hansard heading Forestry: Employment more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if he will hold discussions with the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on ensuring the Government's industrial strategy promotes employment opportunities in the forestry sector. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Kilmarnock and Loudoun more like this
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Alan Brown more like this
star this property uin 57555 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-22more like thismore than 2016-12-22
star this property answer text <p>The Industrial Strategy aims to create an economy that works for everyone – with a strong focus on delivering growth in all parts of the country and in all parts of the economy.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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less than 2016-12-22T10:43:15.903Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-22T10:43:15.903Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Nick Hurd more like this
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4470
star this property label Biography information for Alan Brown more like this
658638
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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 hansard heading EU Emissions Trading Scheme more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what analysis his Department is undertaking of alternative options for regulating sectors covered by the EU Emissions Trading System after the UK leaves the EU; and whether that work includes analysis of the cost implications of alternative options for the affected sectors. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stockton North more like this
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Alex Cunningham more like this
star this property uin 57730 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-21more like thismore than 2016-12-21
star this property answer text <p>The Department is considering the UK’s future participation in the EU Emissions Trading System as part of delivering a wider settlement that is in the best interests of the UK, including those sectors directly involved in the System. There are a wide range of issues and options to consider, and we are assessing these carefully and in consultation with stakeholders.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2016-12-21T10:34:37.09Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-21T10:34:37.09Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
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4122
star this property label Biography information for Alex Cunningham more like this
658629
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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 hansard heading Energy Intensive Industries: Trade Competitiveness more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what progress has been made on the Government's pre-notification of an application for state aid approval to (a) partially exempt energy intensive industries from the costs of the Renewables Obligation and Feed-in Tariffs and (b) compensate direct competitors against the cost of the Renewables Obligation and Feed-in Tariffs; and if he will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stockton North more like this
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Alex Cunningham more like this
star this property uin 57586 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-23more like thismore than 2016-12-23
star this property answer text <p>We are in discussions with the European Commission about our state aid pre-notification to move from compensation to exemption for the indirect cost of the Renewables Obligation and small-scale Feed-in Tariffs.</p><p> </p><p>We notified the European Commission of our proposal to compensate direct competitors to eligible energy intensive businesses last year.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2016-12-23T10:11:15.193Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-23T10:11:15.193Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
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4122
star this property label Biography information for Alex Cunningham more like this
658627
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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 hansard heading Energy Intensive Industries: Trade Competitiveness more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what additional options he has assessed to compensate directly competing energy intensive industries against the costs of the Renewables Obligation and Feed-in Tariffs if state aid approval is not granted. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stockton North more like this
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Alex Cunningham more like this
star this property uin 57585 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-23more like thismore than 2016-12-23
star this property answer text <p>We notified the European Commission of our proposal to compensate direct competitors to eligible energy intensive businesses last year. We are assessing a number of options that may be available to us within the scope of the EU state aid guidelines.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2016-12-23T10:09:22.473Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-23T10:09:22.473Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
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4122
star this property label Biography information for Alex Cunningham more like this
658504
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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 hansard heading Uganda: Politics and Government more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, whether his Department has made an assessment of whether the arrest of King Charles Mumbere of Rwenzururu by the Ugandan government breaches the membership criteria of the Commonwealth of Nations. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Romford more like this
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Andrew Rosindell more like this
star this property uin 57706 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-19more like thismore than 2016-12-19
star this property answer text <p>The Government is concerned by the violence that occurred in Kasese district in Uganda in November 2016, which resulted in the reported deaths of over 100 civilians and members of the security forces. We have raised the matter with the Government of Uganda and the Uganda Human Rights Commission. We support the EU local statement of 16 December relating to these matters.</p><p>We have urged the Government of Uganda to complete a timely and transparent investigation into these incidents, in accordance with due process, rule of law, international legal obligation and in line with the commonwealth charter.</p><p>I visited Uganda in August 2016 and have followed this case. We continue to believe that a human rights compliant approach is the most effective way to secure long-term peace and stability. The British High Commission work closely with the Government of Uganda, civil society and human rights defenders to ensure human rights are respected in the country. The UK made recommendations to Uganda at the Universal Periodic Review at the UN in November.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Bournemouth East more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
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less than 2016-12-19T17:53:22.223Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-19T17:53:22.223Z
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1487
star this property label Biography information for Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
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1447
star this property label Biography information for Andrew Rosindell more like this
658502
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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 hansard heading Uganda: Politics and Government more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what representations he has made to the government of Uganda on the recent arrest of King Charles Mumbere of Rwenzururu and violence in West Uganda. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Romford more like this
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Andrew Rosindell more like this
star this property uin 57704 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-22more like thismore than 2016-12-22
star this property answer text <p>Her Majesty's Government is concerned by the violence that occurred in Kasese district in Uganda in November 2016, which resulted in the reported deaths of over 100 civilians and members of the security forces. We have raised the matter with the Government of Uganda and the Uganda Human Rights Commission. We support the EU local statement of 16 December relating to these matters.</p><p>We have urged the Government of Uganda to complete a timely and transparent investigation into these incidents, in accordance with due process, rule of law, international legal obligation and in line with the Commonwealth charter.</p><p>I visited Uganda in August 2016 and have followed this case. We continue to believe that a human rights compliant approach is the most effective way to secure long-term peace and stability. The British High Commission work closely with the Government of Uganda, civil society and human rights defenders to ensure human rights are respected in the country. The UK made recommendations to Uganda at the Universal Periodic Review at the UN in November.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Bournemouth East more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
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less than 2016-12-22T16:21:58.687Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-22T16:21:58.687Z
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1487
star this property label Biography information for Mr Tobias Ellwood more like this
star this property tabling member
1447
star this property label Biography information for Andrew Rosindell more like this