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HM Treasury more like this
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star this property question text To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many reports the Illegal Money Lending Team in (a) Scotland, (b) Wales, (c) England, (d) Northern Ireland and (e) the UK received in each of the last four years for which figures are available. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Airdrie and Shotts more like this
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Pamela Nash more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-05-14more like thismore than 2014-05-14
star this property answer text <p>The Government has ensured that Illegal Money Lending Teams within Local Authority Trading Standards have a clear statutory remit and powers to tackle illegal lenders. This is complemented by a new role for the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), as part of the transfer of consumer credit regulation to the FCA on 1 April 2014.</p><p> </p><p>The Illegal Money Lending Teams have powers to prosecute those who are found to be lending illegally and causing harm to some of the most vulnerable consumers. The FCA has equivalent powers.</p><p> </p><p>Illegal Money Lending Teams are also focussed on raising consumer awareness of illegal money lenders and encourage members of the public to report illegal money lenders through the ‘Stop Loan Sharks' campaign.</p><p> </p><p>Both the FCA and Illegal Money Lending Teams have a strong track record of taking enforcement action against illegal money lenders.</p><p> </p><p>The Scotland Illegal Money Lending Team records actionable intelligence and does not hold data on the total number of reports. The number of actionable reports for the last four years are:</p><p> </p><p>2010/11 – 28</p><p>2011/12 – 96</p><p>2012/13 -117</p><p>2013/14 – 65</p><p> </p><p>The Wales Illegal Money Lending Team's total number of reports as currently available are:</p><p> </p><p>2011/12 - 38</p><p>2012/13 – 32</p><p>2013/14 – 29</p><p> </p><p>The England Illegal Money Lending Team's total number of reports as currently available are:</p><p> </p><p>2011/12 - 460</p><p>2012/13 - 657</p><p>2013/14 - 592</p><p> </p><p>In Northern Ireland, Trading Standards is a devolved matter and therefore, the Government does not sponsor Illegal Money Lending Teams there.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency South Northamptonshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Andrea Leadsom more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Andrea Leadsom more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Pamela Nash more like this
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Ministry of Defence more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Defence 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 Defence, what organisations have been funded by his Department to support access to short breaks and respite provision for children, young people and parents in service families and the families of injured servicemen in each of the last five years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Blackpool North and Cleveleys more like this
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Paul Maynard more like this
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star this property answer text <p> </p><p>It has not proved possible to respond to the hon. Member in the time available before Prorogation.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Broxtowe more like this
star this property answering member printed Anna Soubry more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Anna Soubry more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Paul Maynard more like this
50594
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Ministry of Defence more like this
star this property answering dept id 11 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Defence more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Defence more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what estimate he has made of the additional costs of restarting the recruitment process for the post of Service Complaints Commissioner. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency West Dunbartonshire more like this
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Gemma Doyle more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-05-14more like thismore than 2014-05-14
star this property answer text <p> </p><p><em>It has not proved possible to respond to the hon. Member in the time available before Prorogation.</em></p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Broxtowe more like this
star this property answering member printed Anna Soubry more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Anna Soubry more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Gemma Doyle more like this
50497
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Department for Energy and Climate Change more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Energy and Climate Change more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Energy and Climate Change 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 when they intend to publish drafts of the several orders and regulations implementing the electricity market reforms under the Energy Act 2013; when they plan to table motions in both Houses of Parliament to enable the drafts to be debated; and when they expect that any orders and regulations that are approved will come into force. more like this
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Lord Jenkin of Roding more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-05-14more like thismore than 2014-05-14
star this property answer text <p>The implementing secondary legislation for Electricity Market Reform (EMR) is currently being finalised. It is the Government's intention that these regulations will be laid before the House at the beginning of June 2014 and published concurrently.</p><p> </p><p>The regulations will then be scrutinised by both the JCSI (Joint Committee on Secondary Legislation) and the SLSC (Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee). Should the regulations be approved by the committees, then Business Managers in both Houses will be asked to schedule scrutiny debates. Once debated, approval motions will be tabled in both Houses.</p><p> </p><p>Subject to the will of Parliament, it is intended that the Regulations will come into force around 1 August 2014.</p><p> </p><p>Additionally at the beginning of June, the Government will publish the response to four consultations:</p><p>· Electricity Market Reform: Consultation on Proposals for Implementation (October 2013)</p><p>· EMR: Consultation on industry code and licence modifications (January 2014)</p><p>· EMR: Contracts for Difference Regulations - Consultation on Directions to Offer Contracts for Difference (March 2014)</p><p>· EMR: Consultation on Balancing and Settlement Code subsidiary documents (April 2014)</p><p>We will also publish an accompanying handbook setting out the final detailed policy of EMR, titled <em>Implementing Electricity Market Reform. </em></p><p>The publication of this information alongside the laying of legislation provides certainty to industry on final EMR policy design and keeps EMR on track for delivery this year.</p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member printed Baroness Verma more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Baroness Verma more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Jenkin of Roding more like this
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
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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 To ask Her Majesty's Government what briefings they have received from the United Kingdom Ambassador to Nigeria with regard to the incitement by certain individuals to treat some children as witches; and what reports they have received about the physical and mental effects on children subjected to such accusations. more like this
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Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-05-14more like thismore than 2014-05-14
star this property answer text <p>Our High Commission in Abuja have previously reported on children being accused of witchcraft in Nigeria. We are aware of various reports detailing the physical and mental damage caused by such accusations. Our officials in Nigeria, and in London, regularly meet with individuals and non-governmental organisations to discuss this.</p><p>Child abuse is appalling and unacceptable wherever it occurs and in whatever form it takes. Abuse linked to faith is an abhorrent crime, which should be condemned by people of all cultures, communities and faiths.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Baroness Warsi more like this
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50553
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much organic waste went into landfill in (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012 and (d) 2013. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Daventry more like this
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Chris Heaton-Harris more like this
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star this property answer text <p> </p><p>It has not proved possible to respond to the hon. Member in the time available before Prorogation.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North Cornwall more like this
star this property answering member printed Dan Rogerson more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Rogerson more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Chris Heaton-Harris more like this
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, if he will review the policy of allowing organic waste to go to landfill. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Daventry more like this
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Chris Heaton-Harris more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-05-14more like thismore than 2014-05-14
star this property answer text <p> </p><p>There are currently no plans to review the policy on organic waste entering landfill.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>A combination of measures, such as the Waste and Resources Action Programme's Love Food Hate Waste campaign and the Government's Anaerobic Digestion Strategy, are in place to reduce the amount of organic material going to landfill and drive the waste that is produced into energy recovery or recycling. Considerable progress is being made on this, with the UK on course to meet the targets set out in the EU Landfill Directive for reducing the amount of biodegradable municipal waste entering landfill to 35% of 1995 levels by 2020.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>Current evidence suggests that introducing bans or restrictions on sending organic waste to landfill would have an impact on businesses and local authorities in terms of compliance and monitoring, risking additional cost burdens on businesses.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The EU is reviewing a selection of waste policy legislation and further details about this will be known later in the year.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency North Cornwall more like this
star this property answering member printed Dan Rogerson more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dan Rogerson more like this
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Department of Health more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how much funding his Department has allocated for antibiotic related research in each of the last five years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Finchley and Golders Green more like this
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Mike Freer more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-05-14more like thismore than 2014-05-14
star this property answer text <p>The usual practice of the Department's National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is not to allocate funds for expenditure on particular topics: research proposals in all areas compete for the funding available.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>The NIHR funds a wide range of research relating to infection, antibiotics and antimicrobial resistance (AMR). This includes over £4.9 million invested annually in translational research in infection in its Biomedical Research Centres, in addition to research funded through the Health Technology Assessment programme and Programme Grants for Applied Research.</p><p> </p><p>Two new NIHR Health Protection Research Units focusing on healthcare associated infections and AMR will receive total funding of £7.4 million over five years. These units are partnerships between universities and Public Health England.</p><p> </p><p>The NIHR is also running a themed call on AMR research across eight different funding programmes. Successful research bids will be announced between summer 2014 and spring 2015.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Central Suffolk and North Ipswich more like this
star this property answering member printed Dr Daniel Poulter more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Dr Dan Poulter more like this
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Department for Education more like this
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star this property answering dept short name Education more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Education more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what funding his Department has provided through the Family Fund to support access to short breaks and respite provision for children, young people and their families experiencing all types of disadvantage in each of the last five years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Blackpool North and Cleveleys more like this
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Paul Maynard more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2014-05-14more like thismore than 2014-05-14
star this property answer text <p>Over the last five years, the Department for Education has provided £132,661,000 to the Family Fund to support families who live on the lowest of incomes while caring for disabled or seriously ill children. This includes supporting access to short breaks and respite provision for disadvantaged children, young people and their families. A breakdown of the total amounts awarded by the Department for Education is provided in the table below:</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>Financial year</p></td><td><p>2009-10</p></td><td><p>2010-11</p></td><td><p>2011-12</p></td><td><p>2012-13</p></td><td><p>2013-14</p></td><td><p>Total</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Amount awarded</p></td><td><p>£26,028,000</p></td><td><p>£24,664,000</p></td><td><p>£27,323,000</p></td><td><p>£27,323,000</p></td><td><p>£27,323,000</p></td><td><p>£132,661,000</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Crewe and Nantwich more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Edward Timpson more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Edward Timpson more like this
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50501
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Deputy Prime Minister more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Deputy Prime Minister more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Deputy Prime Minister, when electoral registration officers will be able to impose fixed penalty notices for non-registration. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Vale of Clwyd more like this
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Chris Ruane more like this
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star this property answer text <p>It has not proved possible to respond to the Hon Member in the time available before Prorogation.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Tunbridge Wells more like this
star this property answering member printed Greg Clark more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Greg Clark more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Chris Ruane more like this