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star this property date less than 2014-03-24more like thismore than 2014-03-24
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Home Office more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 19 March 2014, Official Report, column 604W, on EU Justice and Home Affairs, with which countries the EU as a legal personality has concluded co-operation agreements in the field of justice and home affairs. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Esher and Walton more like this
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Mr Dominic Raab more like this
star this property uin 193408 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-04-01more like thismore than 2014-04-01
star this property answer text <p /> <p /> <p> </p><p /> <p>I refer my Hon. Friend to the response given by the Minister for Europe (Mr David Lidington) on 24 March 2014, Official Report, column 70W. In addition, JHA agreements have also been concluded with Brazil, Ukraine and Moldova during the course of this Government which build on the borders and immigration aspects of the Schengen system, in which the UK does not participate.</p><p /> <p /> <p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-04-01T12:00:00.00Zmore like thismore than 2014-04-01T12:00:00.00Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member constituency Old Bexley and Sidcup remove filter
star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Dominic Raab more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-04-30more like thismore than 2014-04-30
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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
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unstar 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 total yearly salary of each grade of the UK Visa and Immigration Directorate senior staff was on 1 April 2014. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leicester East more like this
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Keith Vaz more like this
star this property uin 197260 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-05-07more like thismore than 2014-05-07
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>The following table shows the total yearly salary for each senior civil <br>service grade in UK Visa and Immigration Directorate as at 1 April 2014. These <br>are presented in £5,000 bands in line with our commitment to publish <br>departmental salary information.</p><p> </p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><strong>Grade</strong></td><td><strong>Salary band (£)</strong></td><td> </td></tr><tr><td>Deputy Directors</td><td>755,000-759,999</td><td> </td></tr><tr><td>Directors</td><td>420,000-424,999</td><td> </td></tr><tr><td>Director General</td><td>132,000-134,999</td><td> </td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-05-07T12:00:00.00Zmore like thismore than 2014-05-07T12:00:00.00Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member constituency Old Bexley and Sidcup remove filter
star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Keith Vaz more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-04more like thismore than 2014-06-04
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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 Marriage of Convenience more like this
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unstar 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, how many marriages were reported to the Home Office as suspicious or sham in each year since 2009. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leicester East more like this
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Keith Vaz more like this
star this property uin 199064 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-18more like thismore than 2014-06-18
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>Sections 24 and 24A of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 place a duty on <br>registration officers to submit a report to the Home Office where they have <br>reasonable grounds to suspect that a marriage or civil partnership is a sham <br>being entered into for immigration purposes. Table 1 shows the <br>number of section 24/24A reports received in each year since 2009. Same sex <br>marriages only came into effect this year there is therefore no data relating <br>to this period, or for civil partnerships before 2011.<br><br><br><br>The Home Office Intelligence Management System (IMS) records allegations from <br>the public regarding immigration-related offences. Since 30 September 2012 we <br>have recorded the following numbers of reports relating to sham marriage as set <br>out in Table 2. <br>These figures relate to reports identified by the public as possible sham <br>marriage.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Table 1</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p><p><strong>Year</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Number of section 24/24A reports </strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Of which refer civil partnerships</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>2009</strong></p></td><td><p>561</p></td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>2010</strong></p></td><td><p>934</p></td><td> </td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>2011</strong></p></td><td><p>1,741</p></td><td><p>28</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>2012</strong></p></td><td><p>1,891</p></td><td><p>28</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>2013</strong></p></td><td><p>2135</p></td><td><p>25</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Table 2</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p><p><strong>Year</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Number of reports relating to sham marriage recorded on IMS </strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>2012 (from 30 September)</strong></p></td><td><p>984</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>2013</strong></p></td><td><p>6909</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-18T15:56:08.1470784Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-18T15:56:08.1470784Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member constituency Old Bexley and Sidcup remove filter
star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Keith Vaz more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-04more like thismore than 2014-06-04
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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 hansard heading Human Trafficking more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate she has made of the number of victims of human trafficking through the UK; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Weaver Vale more like this
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Graham Evans more like this
star this property uin 198785 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-11more like thismore than 2014-06-11
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>In 2013 the UK National Referral Mechanism (NRM) received 1,746 referrals of <br>potential victims of trafficking. However, trafficking is a covert crime and <br>victims are often hidden, making it difficult to establish the true scale of <br>the issue.<br><br>The National Crime Agency's UK Human Trafficking Centre publishes an annual <br>assessment of the number of victims of human trafficking. The most recent <br>assessment was published in August 2013 and can be found on the NCA website <br>(www.nationalcrimeagency.gov.uk).<br><br>The Government is determined to lead the global fight against human trafficking <br>(including modern slavery), and has introduced the Modern Slavery Bill. The <br>Bill will give law enforcement the tools to stamp out modern slavery, and <br>enhance protection for victims. To complement the Bill, the Government is also <br>ramping up non-legislative action to tackle this abhorrent crime.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-11T16:30:50.5703641Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-11T16:30:50.5703641Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Graham Evans more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-09more like thismore than 2014-06-09
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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 Marriage Certificates: Mothers more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the potential cost to her Department of including mothers' names on marriage certificates. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Ashfield more like this
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Gloria De Piero more like this
star this property uin 199697 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-26more like thismore than 2014-06-26
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>The marriage certificate is an exact copy of the marriage entry which is in a <br>form prescribed in the Regulation of Marriage Regulations 1986. We are <br>currently considering how the information captured in the marriage entry can be <br>updated to reflect changes since 1986, as well as including the names of <br>mothers; the costs of doing so and the most suitable opportunity for doing so.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-26T15:35:30.9922321Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-26T15:35:30.9922321Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Gloria De Piero more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-09more like thismore than 2014-06-09
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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 Marriage Certificates: Mothers more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will bring forward legislative proposals to allow mothers' names to be recorded on marriage certificates; if she will bring forward proposals to permit mothers' names to be retrospectively added to existing marriage certificates; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Brighton, Pavilion more like this
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Caroline Lucas more like this
star this property uin 199641 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-26more like thismore than 2014-06-26
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>We are currently considering how the information contained in the marriage <br>entry can be updated to include this, and to reflect changes since the coming <br>into force of the Regulation of Marriages Regulations 1986, as well as the <br>most suitable opportunity for doing so.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-26T15:27:42.7254877Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-26T15:27:42.7254877Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Caroline Lucas more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-11more like thismore than 2014-06-11
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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 hansard heading Entry Clearances more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Answer of 17 March 2014, Official Report, column 364W, on entry clearances, what options the policy and operational teams in her Department are considering to best accommodate a clearance programme once the appeal against the judgment of Mr Justice Blake on 5 July 2013 on the Government's visa income threshold is published. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bradford East more like this
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Mr David Ward more like this
star this property uin 200282 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-18more like thismore than 2014-06-18
star this property answer text <p>We will study the Court of Appeal judgment in MM and Others closely when this is handed down. We will then decide and announce how we will deal with those applications placed on hold pending the conclusion of the litigation.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-18T12:26:23.0252361Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-18T12:26:23.0252361Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr David Ward more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-17more like thismore than 2014-06-17
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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 hansard heading Asylum: Syria more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people have been resettled in the UK under the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation scheme since its launch; and how many people are expected to arrive in the UK under that scheme by December 2014. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cambridge more like this
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Dr Julian Huppert more like this
star this property uin 200675 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-24more like thismore than 2014-06-24
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>To date 50 Syrians have arrived in the UK under the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Relocation scheme. <br><br>The scheme is based on need, rather than designed to meet set arrival projections. However, we will continue to bring groups here on a regular basis, and envisage that several hundred people will be helped over the next three years.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-24T13:47:01.4218393Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-24T13:47:01.4218393Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Dr Julian Huppert more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-17more like thismore than 2014-06-17
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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 Didier Pierre Paulet more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether the deportation order served on Didier Pierre Paulet on 19 November 2007 pursuant to a recommendation by a Crown Court Judge for deportation has been implemented; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Christchurch more like this
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Mr Christopher Chope more like this
star this property uin 201127 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-24more like thismore than 2014-06-24
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>The Home Office does not comment on individual cases.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-24T13:57:42.5846021Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-24T13:57:42.5846021Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Christopher Chope more like this
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star this property date less than 2014-06-17more like thismore than 2014-06-17
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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 Compass Contracts more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps her Department takes to ensure that accommodation provided by the COMPASS contracts meets the Decent Homes Standards. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cambridge more like this
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Dr Julian Huppert more like this
star this property uin 201006 more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2014-06-26more like thismore than 2014-06-26
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>It is a statutory requirement that social housing meets the Decent Homes <br>Standard as defined in the Housing Act 2004.<br><br>All COMPASS contracts incorporate the requirements of the Decent Home Standards <br>for social housing as part of the contractual performance management <br>arrangements and are robustly monitored through three key performance <br>indicators which relate specifically to property standards. <br><br>Providers are required to inspect all properties on a monthly basis or at the <br>point when a service user first occupies the property. In addition, the Home <br>Office has a team of 17 contract compliance officers who also closely monitor <br>property standards as part of their contract compliance and assurance role.<br><br>Any failure of the critical service levels may result in financial penalties.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands remove filter
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2014-06-26T15:59:34.1918034Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-26T15:59:34.1918034Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property answering member printed James Brokenshire more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Dr Julian Huppert more like this