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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-06-16more like thismore than 2015-06-16
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Attorney General more like this
star this property answering dept id 88 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Attorney General more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Attorney General more like this
star this property hansard heading Budgets: Northern Ireland more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have sought legal advice or consulted the Law Officers regarding the budget passed by the Northern Ireland Assembly on 15 June. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
star this property uin HL527 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2015-06-29more like thismore than 2015-06-29
unstar this property answer text <p>The Government is monitoring developments in relation to the finances of the Northern Ireland Executive closely. By long-standing convention, observed by successive administrations and embodied in the Ministerial Code, the fact that the Law Officers may or may not have advised or have been requested to advise on a particular issue, and the content of any advice, is not disclosed outside government.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Keen of Elie more like this
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less than 2015-06-29T10:50:38.583Zmore like thismore than 2015-06-29T10:50:38.583Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Keen of Elie more like this
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4216
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Empey more like this
61507
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star this property date less than 2014-06-11more like thismore than 2014-06-11
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Attorney General more like this
star this property answering dept id 88 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Attorney General more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Attorney General more like this
star this property hansard heading Prerogative of Mercy more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the Office of the Attorney General has any records of royal pardons granted between 1987 and 1997. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
star this property uin HL285 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2014-06-24more like thismore than 2014-06-24
unstar this property answer text <p>The Attorney General has no formal role in the issue of Royal Pardons and therefore there are no records of Royal Pardons held by the Attorney General's Office.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Wallace of Tankerness more like this
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less than 2014-06-24T11:14:18.8515499Zmore like thismore than 2014-06-24T11:14:18.8515499Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Wallace of Tankerness more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Empey more like this
535613
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star this property date less than 2016-07-12more like thismore than 2016-07-12
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
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star this property hansard heading Government Departments: Procurement more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what changes to government procurement rules they envisage as a result of the referendum on 23 June to leave the EU. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
star this property uin HL1160 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-07-22more like thismore than 2016-07-22
unstar this property answer text <p>Until we leave, the UK remains a full member of the EU, with all of the rights and obligations. T​here will be no immediate change to the way our goods can move or the way our services can be sold.</p><p>The Prime Minister has established a Department for Exiting the European Union for overseeing negotiations to leave the EU and establishing the future relationship between the UK and EU.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen more like this
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less than 2016-07-22T10:24:32.66Zmore like thismore than 2016-07-22T10:24:32.66Z
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4330
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Chisholm of Owlpen more like this
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4216
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Empey more like this
944907
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star this property date less than 2018-07-19more like thismore than 2018-07-19
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
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star this property hansard heading Immigration more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of any change in immigration numbers from non-EU countries between the last two years for which figures are available. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
star this property uin HL9690 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2018-07-30more like thismore than 2018-07-30
unstar this property answer text <p>​The information requested falls within the responsibility of the UK Statistics Authority. I have asked the Authority to reply.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><em><strong>Letter from John Pullinger CB, National Statistician, to The Lord Empey, dated 24 July 2018.</strong></em></p><p> </p><p>Dear Lord Empey,</p><p> </p><p>As National Statistician and Chief Executive of the UK Statistics Authority, I am replying to your Parliamentary Question asking what assessment has been made of any change in immigration numbers from non-EU countries between the last two years for which figures are available <strong>(</strong><strong>HL9690)</strong>; and how many non-EU immigrants entered the UK in the last year for which figures are available, broken down by country of origin <strong>(HL9692)</strong>.</p><p>The Office for National Statistics (ONS) released the latest estimates (for the year ending December 2017) of Long-Term International Migration (LTIM) on 16 July 2018[1]. Table 1 shows the immigration, emigration and net migration estimates for the UK of non-EU citizens for years ending December 2016 and December 2017 and the Confidence Intervals (CI) associated with these estimates.</p><p>Non-EU immigration (311,000) is similar to the level seen in 2011. The latest increase (Table 1) follows a low level of non-EU study immigration in the year ending September 2016, which was not reflected in the most comparable visa and Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) data. We therefore advise users to avoid comparing the latest year on year change for students and non-EU migration as a whole, but instead to look at the broader evidence and longer time series, allowing a better assessment of trends and showing that non-EU immigration has remained relatively stable over the past few years.</p><p>Within the latest publication an illustrative revised trend was used to adjust for the unusual pattern in the non-EU student immigration in the year ending September 2016 and we concluded that net migration has been broadly stable over the last year.</p><p>Estimates of LTIM to and from the UK are produced by ONS primarily based on data from the International Passenger Survey (IPS), with adjustments made for asylum seekers and people whose intentions change regarding their length of stay. Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) data on migration to and from Northern Ireland, based on GP registrations. LTIM estimates are based on the United Nations definition of a long-term international migrant, that is, someone who changes their country of usual residence for a period of one year or more. Further detail on the methodology related to international migration is available via the ONS website[2].</p><p>The latest available estimates of long term international migration of non-EU immigrants entering the UK broken down by country of last residence (assumed to align to country of origin in your question) is for year ending December 2016 from the International Passenger Survey (IPS). A breakdown by country of last residence can be found in the table International Passenger Survey 3.01, Citizenship by Country of Last or Next Residence and is summarised in Table 2[3].</p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Table 1: UK Immigration, emigration and net migration of non-EU citizens</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Year ending December: 2017</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Year ending December: 2016</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>Estimate<strong>[4]</strong></strong></p></td><td><p><strong>+/- CI</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Estimate</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>+/- CI<strong>[5]</strong></strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Immigration</strong></p></td><td><p>311,000</p></td><td><p>23,000</p></td><td><p>265,000</p></td><td><p>20,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Emigration</strong></p></td><td><p>84,000</p></td><td><p>10,000</p></td><td><p>90,000</p></td><td><p>10,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Net Migration</strong></p></td><td><p>+227,000</p></td><td><p>25,000</p></td><td><p>+175,000</p></td><td><p>23,000</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Source:<em> Office for National Statistics, Home Office, Central Statistics Office Ireland, Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency </em></p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Table 2: UK Immigration and net migration of non-EU citizens by country of last residence</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2016</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Country of last residence:</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Estimate</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>+/- CI<sup>5</sup></strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>European Union</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Immigration</p></td><td><p>10,000</p></td><td><p>5,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Net Migration</p></td><td><p>+6,000</p></td><td><p>6,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Non-European Union</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Immigration</p></td><td><p>212,000</p></td><td><p>20,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Net Migration</p></td><td><p>+133,000</p></td><td><p>22,000</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Source<em>: Office for National Statistics</em></p><p><em> </em></p><p><em> </em></p><p><em> </em></p><p>The data sources of Table 1 and Table 2 for year ending December 2016 differ because Table 2 is based solely on IPS estimates and Table 1 is based on the adjusted LTIM estimates, as described above.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Yours sincerely</p><p><strong>John Pullinger</strong></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><em><strong> </strong></em></p><p>[1]<a href="https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/bulletins/migrationstatisticsquarterlyreport/july2018revisedfrommaycoveringtheperiodtodecember2017" target="_blank">https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/bulletins/migrationstatisticsquarterlyreport/july2018revisedfrommaycoveringtheperiodtodecember2017</a></p><p>[2]<a href="https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/topicspecificmethodology" target="_blank">https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/topicspecificmethodology</a></p><p>[3]<a href="https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/datasets/internationalpassengersurveycitizenshipbycountryoflastornextresidencetable301" target="_blank">https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/datasets/internationalpassengersurveycitizenshipbycountryoflastornextresidencetable301</a></p><p>[4] Year includes provisional estimates for 2017</p><p>[5] <em>CI</em>= Confidence Interval. These table use 95% confidence intervals (CI) to indicate the robustness of each estimate<em>.</em></p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL9692 more like this
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less than 2018-07-30T12:16:30.483Zmore like thismore than 2018-07-30T12:16:30.483Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Empey more like this
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star this property date less than 2018-07-19more like thismore than 2018-07-19
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
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star this property hansard heading Immigration 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 To ask Her Majesty's Government how many non-EU immigrants entered the UK in the last year for which figures are available, broken down by country of origin. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
star this property uin HL9692 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2018-07-30more like thismore than 2018-07-30
unstar this property answer text <p>​The information requested falls within the responsibility of the UK Statistics Authority. I have asked the Authority to reply.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><em><strong>Letter from John Pullinger CB, National Statistician, to The Lord Empey, dated 24 July 2018.</strong></em></p><p> </p><p>Dear Lord Empey,</p><p> </p><p>As National Statistician and Chief Executive of the UK Statistics Authority, I am replying to your Parliamentary Question asking what assessment has been made of any change in immigration numbers from non-EU countries between the last two years for which figures are available <strong>(</strong><strong>HL9690)</strong>; and how many non-EU immigrants entered the UK in the last year for which figures are available, broken down by country of origin <strong>(HL9692)</strong>.</p><p>The Office for National Statistics (ONS) released the latest estimates (for the year ending December 2017) of Long-Term International Migration (LTIM) on 16 July 2018[1]. Table 1 shows the immigration, emigration and net migration estimates for the UK of non-EU citizens for years ending December 2016 and December 2017 and the Confidence Intervals (CI) associated with these estimates.</p><p>Non-EU immigration (311,000) is similar to the level seen in 2011. The latest increase (Table 1) follows a low level of non-EU study immigration in the year ending September 2016, which was not reflected in the most comparable visa and Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) data. We therefore advise users to avoid comparing the latest year on year change for students and non-EU migration as a whole, but instead to look at the broader evidence and longer time series, allowing a better assessment of trends and showing that non-EU immigration has remained relatively stable over the past few years.</p><p>Within the latest publication an illustrative revised trend was used to adjust for the unusual pattern in the non-EU student immigration in the year ending September 2016 and we concluded that net migration has been broadly stable over the last year.</p><p>Estimates of LTIM to and from the UK are produced by ONS primarily based on data from the International Passenger Survey (IPS), with adjustments made for asylum seekers and people whose intentions change regarding their length of stay. Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) data on migration to and from Northern Ireland, based on GP registrations. LTIM estimates are based on the United Nations definition of a long-term international migrant, that is, someone who changes their country of usual residence for a period of one year or more. Further detail on the methodology related to international migration is available via the ONS website[2].</p><p>The latest available estimates of long term international migration of non-EU immigrants entering the UK broken down by country of last residence (assumed to align to country of origin in your question) is for year ending December 2016 from the International Passenger Survey (IPS). A breakdown by country of last residence can be found in the table International Passenger Survey 3.01, Citizenship by Country of Last or Next Residence and is summarised in Table 2[3].</p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Table 1: UK Immigration, emigration and net migration of non-EU citizens</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Year ending December: 2017</strong></p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>Year ending December: 2016</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p><strong>Estimate<strong>[4]</strong></strong></p></td><td><p><strong>+/- CI</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Estimate</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>+/- CI<strong>[5]</strong></strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Immigration</strong></p></td><td><p>311,000</p></td><td><p>23,000</p></td><td><p>265,000</p></td><td><p>20,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Emigration</strong></p></td><td><p>84,000</p></td><td><p>10,000</p></td><td><p>90,000</p></td><td><p>10,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Net Migration</strong></p></td><td><p>+227,000</p></td><td><p>25,000</p></td><td><p>+175,000</p></td><td><p>23,000</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Source:<em> Office for National Statistics, Home Office, Central Statistics Office Ireland, Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency </em></p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Table 2: UK Immigration and net migration of non-EU citizens by country of last residence</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td colspan="2"><p><strong>2016</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Country of last residence:</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>Estimate</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>+/- CI<sup>5</sup></strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>European Union</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Immigration</p></td><td><p>10,000</p></td><td><p>5,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Net Migration</p></td><td><p>+6,000</p></td><td><p>6,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p><strong>Non-European Union</strong></p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Immigration</p></td><td><p>212,000</p></td><td><p>20,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Net Migration</p></td><td><p>+133,000</p></td><td><p>22,000</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p>Source<em>: Office for National Statistics</em></p><p><em> </em></p><p><em> </em></p><p><em> </em></p><p>The data sources of Table 1 and Table 2 for year ending December 2016 differ because Table 2 is based solely on IPS estimates and Table 1 is based on the adjusted LTIM estimates, as described above.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Yours sincerely</p><p><strong>John Pullinger</strong></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><em><strong> </strong></em></p><p>[1]<a href="https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/bulletins/migrationstatisticsquarterlyreport/july2018revisedfrommaycoveringtheperiodtodecember2017" target="_blank">https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/bulletins/migrationstatisticsquarterlyreport/july2018revisedfrommaycoveringtheperiodtodecember2017</a></p><p>[2]<a href="https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/topicspecificmethodology" target="_blank">https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/topicspecificmethodology</a></p><p>[3]<a href="https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/datasets/internationalpassengersurveycitizenshipbycountryoflastornextresidencetable301" target="_blank">https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/populationandmigration/internationalmigration/datasets/internationalpassengersurveycitizenshipbycountryoflastornextresidencetable301</a></p><p>[4] Year includes provisional estimates for 2017</p><p>[5] <em>CI</em>= Confidence Interval. These table use 95% confidence intervals (CI) to indicate the robustness of each estimate<em>.</em></p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Young of Cookham more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL9690 more like this
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less than 2018-07-30T12:16:30.593Zmore like thismore than 2018-07-30T12:16:30.593Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Young of Cookham more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Empey more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-12-07more like thismore than 2016-12-07
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar 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 Northern Ireland Renewable Heat Incentive Scheme more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what communications they have had with the Northern Ireland Executive concerning the preparation and introduction of the Northern Ireland Renewable Heat Incentive scheme; and what were (1) the nature, and (2) the timing, of those communications, both before and since the introduction of the scheme in 2013. more like this
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star this property uin HL3914 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
unstar this property answer text <p>The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has regular discussions with the Northern Ireland Executive on a range of matters, including the introduction and administration of renewable energy schemes.</p><p> </p><p>Where renewable energy schemes, including the Northern Ireland Renewable Heat Incentive, are devolved to Northern Ireland they are the responsibility of the Northern Ireland Executive.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Neville-Rolfe more like this
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HL3915 more like this
HL3916 more like this
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less than 2016-12-20T15:59:18.943Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-20T15:59:18.943Z
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4216
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654250
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star this property date less than 2016-12-07more like thismore than 2016-12-07
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar 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 Renewable Energy: Northern Ireland more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they were consulted by the Northern Ireland Executive about renewable energy schemes; and if so, what was the nature of those consultations. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
unstar this property answer text <p>The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has regular discussions with the Northern Ireland Executive on a range of matters, including the introduction and administration of renewable energy schemes.</p><p> </p><p>Where renewable energy schemes, including the Northern Ireland Renewable Heat Incentive, are devolved to Northern Ireland they are the responsibility of the Northern Ireland Executive.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Neville-Rolfe more like this
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HL3914 more like this
HL3916 more like this
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less than 2016-12-20T15:59:19.02Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-20T15:59:19.02Z
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star this property label Biography information for Baroness Neville-Rolfe more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Empey more like this
654251
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star this property date less than 2016-12-07more like thismore than 2016-12-07
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar 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 Renewable Energy 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 To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they provided information to the Northern Ireland Executive and other devolved administrations on the introduction of renewable energy schemes; and if so, whether models were suggested and advice given on the appropriateness of such schemes and on their compliance with EU law. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
star this property uin HL3916 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
unstar this property answer text <p>The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has regular discussions with the Northern Ireland Executive on a range of matters, including the introduction and administration of renewable energy schemes.</p><p> </p><p>Where renewable energy schemes, including the Northern Ireland Renewable Heat Incentive, are devolved to Northern Ireland they are the responsibility of the Northern Ireland Executive.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Neville-Rolfe more like this
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HL3914 more like this
HL3915 more like this
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less than 2016-12-20T15:59:19.067Zmore like thismore than 2016-12-20T15:59:19.067Z
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star this property label Biography information for Baroness Neville-Rolfe more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Empey more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-12-15more like thismore than 2016-12-15
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
unstar 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 Natural Gas 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 To ask Her Majesty’s Government what percentage of the UK's gas distribution industry is owned and operated by companies based outside the UK. more like this
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Lord Empey remove filter
star this property uin HL4171 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2016-12-22more like thismore than 2016-12-22
unstar this property answer text <p>All of the GB gas distribution network companies are owned and operated by companies registered and based in the UK, and are subject to a domestic legal and regulatory framework. These companies are owned by a diverse range of stakeholders based both within the UK and outside:</p><ul><li>National Grid Gas Distribution, which operates four gas distribution networks, is currently owned in full by National Grid, based in the UK. However, a consortium managed by Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets, based in Australia has recently been named as successful in its bid to co-own the company, although the deal is not yet complete.</li><li>SGN (previously known as Scotia Gas Networks) operate two gas distribution networks and are owned by SSE plc, Borealis Infrastructure Management Canada and Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan with SSE recently announcing their intention to sell part of their stake to the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority. These companies are based in the UK, Canada and the United Arab Emirates respectively.</li><li>Northern Gas Networks run one gas distribution network and are owned by companies associated with Li Ka Shing including Cheung Kong Infrastructure based in Hong Kong and SAS Trustee Corporation based in Australia.</li><li>Wales and West Utilities run one gas distribution network and are also owned by companies associated with Li Ka Shing, notably Cheung Kong Infrastructure based in Hong Kong.</li></ul>
star this property answering member printed Baroness Neville-Rolfe more like this
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
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star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government what percentage of the UK's electricity is generated by companies based outside the UK. more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-01-03more like thismore than 2017-01-03
unstar this property answer text <p>The United Kingdom’s electricity producers have a 73GW power generation capacity, of which 58.8%, representing 43GW, is generated by companies whose parent company is based outside the UK.</p><p>The UK is open for business and welcomes investment that meets the UK’s legal and regulatory standards.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Neville-Rolfe more like this
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