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star this property date less than 2016-02-10more like thismore than 2016-02-10
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading Department for Work and Pensions: Fringe Benefits more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many staff in his Department and non-departmental public bodies receive (a) home to work travel allowance, (b) a car allowance and (c) subsidised health insurance. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Shipley more like this
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Philip Davies more like this
star this property uin 26829 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The information below is as at 31 January 2016.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><ul><li>Home to work travel allowance - DWP and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) pay excess fares only when an employee is</li></ul><p> </p><ol type="a"><ol type="a"><li>compulsorily transferred to another office at the department’s instigation and the cost of travelling to the new workplace is greater than the cost met by the employee in travelling to the previous workplace. Currently, there are 2,144 DWP employees (2.5% of workforce) and 44 HSE employees (1.59% of workforce) receiving excess fares. These payments are normally time-limited to 3 years, although can be for 5 years in exceptional circumstances. No other DWP non-departmental public bodies are making such payments.</li></ol></ol><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><ul><li>Car allowance – DWP currently pays a car allowance to 117 (0.14%) employees, who transferred into DWP from another employer. This is not an allowance that is available to other DWP employees, but DWP is legally obliged to honour the previous contractual agreement following the transfer. No other DWP non-departmental public bodies are making such payments.</li></ul><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><ul><li>Subsidised health insurance – From 31/03/16 no DWP employees will receive subsidised health insurance. The Pensions Advisory Service currently pays Benenden for healthcare cover on behalf of its 44 employees which was originally paid as a recruitment and retention benefit. This attracts a tax liability which is paid by TPAS as an organisation.</li></ul><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency North Swindon more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Justin Tomlinson more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T14:22:33.633Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T14:22:33.633Z
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4105
star this property label Biography information for Justin Tomlinson more like this
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1565
star this property label Biography information for Philip Davies more like this
453400
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-19more like thismore than 2016-02-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading Housing Benefit: Social Rented Housing more like this
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
unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many children live in households affected by the under-occupancy penalty in (a) Merseyside and (b) the UK; and what the average reduction in housing benefit award was for each such household. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birkenhead more like this
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Frank Field more like this
star this property uin 27488 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The information requested regarding how many children live in households affected by the under-occupation penalty in Merseyside and the United Kingdom is published and available at:</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><a href="https://stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/" target="_blank">https://stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The information requested regarding the average reduction in the housing benefit award for each such household is not available; but information is available for the weekly amount of spare room reduction amount (in bands) and is published at the link below:</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><a href="https://stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/" target="_blank">https://stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p /><p> </p><p>Information for Northern Ireland is the responsibility of the Department for Social Development. Northern Ireland statistics can be found at:</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><a href="http://www.dsdni.gov.uk/index/stats_and_research.htm" target="_blank">http://www.dsdni.gov.uk/index/stats_and_research.htm</a></p>
star this property answering member constituency North Swindon more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Justin Tomlinson more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T11:44:14.437Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T11:44:14.437Z
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4105
star this property label Biography information for Justin Tomlinson more like this
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478
star this property label Biography information for Frank Field more like this
453403
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-19more like thismore than 2016-02-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading Employment and Support Allowance more like this
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
unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people have been placed in (a) the support group and (b) the work-related activity group with a prognosis statement of (i) three months, (ii) six months, (iii) 12 months, (iv) 18 months, (v) two years and (iv) longer than two years since the introduction of employment and support allowance. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Foyle more like this
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Mark Durkan more like this
star this property uin 27486 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The information requested is shown in the table below.</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>Prognosis</p></td><td><p>Support Group</p></td><td><p>Work Related Activity Group</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>All</p></td><td><p>2,121,500</p></td><td><p>1,564,500</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>3 months</p></td><td><p>225,400</p></td><td><p>344,900</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>6 months</p></td><td><p>475,900</p></td><td><p>334,000</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>12 months</p></td><td><p>339,700</p></td><td><p>226,900</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>18 months</p></td><td><p>272,600</p></td><td><p>152,600</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Not for 2 years</p></td><td><p>120,500</p></td><td><p>131,300</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Not in longer term</p></td><td><p>545,100</p></td><td><p>257,400</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T16:32:53.197Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T16:32:53.197Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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1594
star this property label Biography information for Mark Durkan more like this
453404
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-19more like thismore than 2016-02-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading Vacancies: Birkenhead more like this
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
unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what (a) proportion of vacancies listed on Universal Jobmatch that are within 20 miles of Birkenhead are unfilled and (b) wage levels those vacancies are listed at; and for how long those vacancies have been unfilled. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birkenhead more like this
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Frank Field more like this
star this property uin 27539 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The information requested is not available, as Universal Jobmatch is a self-service job posting and matching service. Outcomes of vacancies posted on the site are not monitored.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T12:39:24.53Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T12:39:24.53Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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478
star this property label Biography information for Frank Field more like this
453408
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-19more like thismore than 2016-02-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading Flexible Support Fund: Lone Parents more like this
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
unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent assessment he has made of the (a) effectiveness and (b) level of use by single parents of the Jobcentre Plus Flexible Support Fund. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Dudley North more like this
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Ian Austin more like this
star this property uin 27357 more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The Department has not conducted any specific evaluation work on the use of Flexible Support Fund for single parents.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T12:35:42.2Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T12:35:42.2Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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1511
star this property label Biography information for Ian Austin more like this
453409
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-19more like thismore than 2016-02-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading Flexible Support Fund: Females more like this
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
unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how much and what proportion of the Flexible Support Fund was spent on female jobseekers in 2014-15. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Dudley North more like this
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Ian Austin more like this
star this property uin 27358 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The information requested is not available.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T12:30:51.757Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T12:30:51.757Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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1511
star this property label Biography information for Ian Austin more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-19more like thismore than 2016-02-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading European Social Fund: Unemployment more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the effect of the European Social Fund on levels of unemployment in the UK. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leeds North West more like this
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Greg Mulholland more like this
star this property uin 27243 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>By the end of 2014, a total of 688,625 participants had entered work on leaving provision during the life of the European Social Fund (ESF) 2007-2013 programme for England and Gibraltar. In addition, based on a representative survey of participants we estimate that 1,115,297 were in work 6 months after leaving provision.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The European Social Fund Cohort Study (2012–2014) provides further evidence of the impact of the programme and can be found at:</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/european-social-fund-esf-cohort-study-2012-to-2014" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/european-social-fund-esf-cohort-study-2012-to-2014</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The responsibility for ESF is devolved in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 27242 more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T17:00:23.85Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T17:00:23.85Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Greg Mulholland more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-02-19more like thismore than 2016-02-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
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star this property hansard heading European Social Fund: Employment more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the number of people helped into work through funding provided under the European Social Fund. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Leeds North West more like this
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Greg Mulholland more like this
star this property uin 27242 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>By the end of 2014, a total of 688,625 participants had entered work on leaving provision during the life of the European Social Fund (ESF) 2007-2013 programme for England and Gibraltar. In addition, based on a representative survey of participants we estimate that 1,115,297 were in work 6 months after leaving provision.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The European Social Fund Cohort Study (2012–2014) provides further evidence of the impact of the programme and can be found at:</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/european-social-fund-esf-cohort-study-2012-to-2014" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/european-social-fund-esf-cohort-study-2012-to-2014</a></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>The responsibility for ESF is devolved in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Witham more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Priti Patel more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 27243 more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T17:00:23.79Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T17:00:23.79Z
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
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1540
star this property label Biography information for Greg Mulholland more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-02-22more like thismore than 2016-02-22
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Work and Pensions more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions remove filter
star this property hansard heading Social Security Benefits: Cancer more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people in receipt of (a) disability living allowance and (b) personal independence payments are (i) undergoing treatment for and (ii) recovering from cancer. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock more like this
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Corri Wilson more like this
star this property uin 27704 more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The information requested is not available as information on treatment is not recorded centrally.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North Swindon more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Justin Tomlinson more like this
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less than 2016-02-24T14:28:42.987Zmore like thismore than 2016-02-24T14:28:42.987Z
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4105
star this property label Biography information for Justin Tomlinson more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Corri Wilson more like this