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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-09-04more like thismore than 2015-09-04
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Home Office more like this
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unstar this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Disclosure and Barring Service: Standards 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 the Home Department, what recent assessment she has made of the performance of the Disclosure and Barring Service. 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 8920 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction true more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-09-18more like thismore than 2015-09-18
star this property answer text <p>The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) provides the Home Office with monthly updates on performance. Latest figures (relating to July 2015) show that the average processing time for disclosure applications was 14.3 days. The DBS operates to a target to issue 95% of disclosure certificates within 56 days (8 weeks) and in July 95.2% were issued within this time.</p><p>DBS funding for police disclosure units in 2013-14 and 2014-15 is set out in the <del class="ministerial">attached table.</del> <ins class="ministerial">attached table.</ins> Decisions on the operational deployment of resources, including vacancy filling, are matters for Chief Constables in association with Police and Crime Commissioners.</p><p>The DBS is working closely with the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) to help reduce the time taken to process disclosure checks for all applicants including taxi drivers in London. The MPS has established a Gold Group, which includes DBS representation, to develop and implement a plan to improve MPS disclosure turnaround times.</p><p> </p>
unstar this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands more like this
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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less than 2015-09-18T10:39:08.017Zmore like thismore than 2015-09-18T10:39:08.017Z
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property file name PQ 8918 DBS funding to police forces 2013-14 20 14-15 07 09 15 (1).xlsx more like this
star this property title DBS Table more like this
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star this property answering member constituency Staffordshire Moorlands more like this
star this property answering member printed Karen Bradley more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Karen Bradley more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Steve Reed more like this