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star this property date less than 2018-06-25more like thismore than 2018-06-25
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Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Digital, Culture, Media and Sport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Digital, Culture, Media and Sport remove filter
star this property hansard heading Public Sector: Procurement remove filter
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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, further to the speech by the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster on 25 June, when they intend to introduce a bill to amend the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 to require public contracts to be awarded for social value; and when they propose that this bill will take effect. more like this
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Lord Taylor of Warwick more like this
star this property uin HL8936 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 2018-07-04more like thismore than 2018-07-04
star this property answer text <p>The government remains committed to the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 and believes it can contribute to creating a diverse public services supply market and harness wider benefits for our communities.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p>On 25 June, the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, David Lidington announced our intention to lead by example by extending application of the Act across central government. Doing so will not require legislation. Officials from the Cabinet Office, Crown Commercial Service and Office for Civil Society, DCMS will work together to implement this policy with departments and explore further opportunities for the Act.</p><p> </p><p>There are no plans for a minimum standard of social value in contracts, to give contracting authorities the flexibility to respond to the maturity of the relevant market.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Ashton of Hyde more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL8935 more like this
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less than 2018-07-04T12:39:40.857Zmore like thismore than 2018-07-04T12:39:40.857Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Ashton of Hyde more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Taylor of Warwick more like this
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star this property date less than 2018-04-25more like thismore than 2018-04-25
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Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport more like this
star this property answering dept id 10 more like this
unstar this property answering dept short name Digital, Culture, Media and Sport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Digital, Culture, Media and Sport remove filter
star this property hansard heading Public Sector: Procurement remove filter
star 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 Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what assessment he has made of the effectiveness of the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 in supporting civil society through central government procurement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Croydon North more like this
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Mr Steve Reed more like this
star this property uin 138051 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 2018-04-30more like thismore than 2018-04-30
star this property answer text <p>In 2015 Lord Young of Graffham undertook a review of the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 which found the Act was having a really positive effect where it was being used to its fullest extent. We are currently implementing the review’s recommendations.</p><p> </p><p>We are engaging with civil society representatives, commissioners, public sector procurement professionals as we develop the government's Civil Society Strategy which will be published later this year. In addition, the Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise Sector Crown Representative is also meeting stakeholders to assess how to increase social value through commissioning.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Chatham and Aylesford more like this
star this property answering member printed Tracey Crouch more like this
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less than 2018-04-30T14:39:03.083Zmore like thismore than 2018-04-30T14:39:03.083Z
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star this property label Biography information for Tracey Crouch more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Steve Reed more like this