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star this property date less than 2017-12-21more like thismore than 2017-12-21
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Companies: Ownership 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if he will take steps to increase the number of staff at Companies House that monitor the accuracy of data on the beneficial ownership register for companies. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Oxford East more like this
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Anneliese Dodds more like this
star this property uin 121070 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 2018-01-10more like thismore than 2018-01-10
star this property answer text <p>Companies House has recently increased the number of staff that deal specifically with beneficial ownership (people with significant control) compliance activities. Companies House plans to further increase this figure over the coming months.</p><p> </p><p>These staff work closely with a number of other bodies who are also involved in ensuring compliance with legislation regarding beneficial ownership.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2018-01-10T14:20:27.103Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-10T14:20:27.103Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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4657
star this property label Biography information for Anneliese Dodds more like this
810532
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-21more like thismore than 2017-12-21
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Better Regulation Executive 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what the performance indicators are for the Better Regulation Executive. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Witham more like this
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Priti Patel more like this
star this property uin 120877 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 2018-01-09more like thismore than 2018-01-09
star this property answer text <p>The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 requires the Government to publish a target to monitor the economic impact on business of certain changes to regulation. The target will apply for the duration of this Parliament and must be set by June 2018.</p><p>The target will inform the approach taken by the Better Regulation Executive to regulatory reform in this Parliament, including any relevant performance indicators.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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120880 more like this
120884 more like this
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less than 2018-01-09T16:16:20.627Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-09T16:16:20.627Z
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4115
unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
810535
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-21more like thismore than 2017-12-21
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Business: Regulation 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what regulations the Better Regulation Executive has identified for (a) revocation and (b) amendment in order to reduce burdens on business. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Witham more like this
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Priti Patel more like this
star this property uin 120880 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 2018-01-09more like thismore than 2018-01-09
star this property answer text <p>The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 requires the Government to publish a target to monitor the economic impact on business of certain changes to regulation. The target will apply for the duration of this Parliament and must be set by June 2018.</p><p>The target will inform the approach taken by the Better Regulation Executive to regulatory reform in this Parliament, including any relevant performance indicators.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
120877 more like this
120884 more like this
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less than 2018-01-09T16:16:20.673Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-09T16:16:20.673Z
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4115
unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
810539
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-21more like thismore than 2017-12-21
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Business: Regulation 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether the one-in-two-out approach to regulatory costs is still being applied by the Government. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Witham more like this
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Priti Patel more like this
star this property uin 120884 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 2018-01-09more like thismore than 2018-01-09
star this property answer text <p>The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 requires the Government to publish a target to monitor the economic impact on business of certain changes to regulation. The target will apply for the duration of this Parliament and must be set by June 2018.</p><p>The target will inform the approach taken by the Better Regulation Executive to regulatory reform in this Parliament, including any relevant performance indicators.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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120877 more like this
120880 more like this
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less than 2018-01-09T16:16:20.72Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-09T16:16:20.72Z
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4115
unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
star this property tabling member
4066
star this property label Biography information for Priti Patel more like this
810647
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-21more like thismore than 2017-12-21
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Bereavement Leave 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, if he will make it his policy to bring forward a mandatory minimum period of bereavement leave for workers who have experienced the death of a close relative. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Linlithgow and East Falkirk more like this
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Martyn Day more like this
star this property uin 120992 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 2018-01-09more like thismore than 2018-01-09
star this property answer text <p>The Government recognises that the loss of a close family member is deeply distressing.</p><p> </p><p>Acas has published guidance for employers on supporting bereaved colleagues and managing grief in the workplace, which was developed in partnership with Cruse Bereavement Care and others. The Government is clear that it expects all managers to act with the sensitivity and flexibility deserved at such a difficult time.</p><p> </p><p>In addition, in view of the commitment in the Conservative Party manifesto, the Government is supporting the Private Member’s Bill brought forward by my hon Friend the Member for Thirsk and Malton (Kevin Hollinrake) to introduce a new statutory paid leave entitlement for employees who suffer the bereavement of a child.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2018-01-09T15:49:45.37Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-09T15:49:45.37Z
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4115
unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
star this property tabling member
4488
star this property label Biography information for Martyn Day more like this
810650
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-21more like thismore than 2017-12-21
star this property answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Electrical Safety 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps his Department is taking to ensure electrical chargers comply with regulatory standards. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cheltenham more like this
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Alex Chalk more like this
star this property uin 120995 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 2018-01-09more like thismore than 2018-01-09
star this property answer text <p>Electrical chargers must comply with the Electrical Equipment (Safety) Regulations which require manufacturers to only put safe products on the market. These Regulations are primarily enforced by Local Authority Trading Standards.</p><p> </p><p>The Government is now considering a recommendation made by the Working Group on Product Recalls and Safety to provide more central capacity to support consumers on product safety, including with regard to electrical products, and we will respond to that recommendation in due course.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2018-01-09T15:43:15.833Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-09T15:43:15.833Z
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4115
unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
star this property tabling member
4481
star this property label Biography information for Alex Chalk more like this
810701
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star this property date less than 2017-12-22more like thismore than 2017-12-22
star this property answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Standardisation: EU Law 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, whether the United Kingdom will remain a member of the European Committee on Standardisation after we leave the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport more like this
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Luke Pollard more like this
star this property uin 121046 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 2018-01-09more like thismore than 2018-01-09
star this property answer text <p>The British Standards Institution (BSI) is the UK’s National Standards Body and it is a member of the European Committee for Standardization (CEN). BSI and CEN are independent of the UK Government and European Union, respectively. BSI has made clear its preference to remain a member of CEN. We are working with BSI to ensure that the UK’s future relationship with the European Standards Organisations, including CEN, continues to support a productive, open and competitive business environment in the UK.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2018-01-09T15:46:45.63Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-09T15:46:45.63Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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4682
star this property label Biography information for Luke Pollard more like this
809616
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star this property date less than 2017-12-19more like thismore than 2017-12-19
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Credit Cards: Debts 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what assessment he has made of the contribution of credit card debt to personal insolvency over the last five years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Walthamstow more like this
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Stella Creasy more like this
star this property uin 120254 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 2018-01-08more like thismore than 2018-01-08
star this property answer text <p>The Insolvency Service regularly assesses how changes in debt levels impact on the number of personal insolvencies. It considers a wide range of economic indicators to determine which has the greater impact on levels of personal insolvency. Over the last five years, the analysis has shown that total household debt is a better indicator of personal insolvency movements than levels of credit card debt.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2018-01-08T15:45:16.33Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-08T15:45:16.33Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stella Creasy more like this
809710
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-19more like thismore than 2017-12-19
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Offshore Industry: North Sea 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
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he is taking to ensure that National Minimum Wage rates are (a) applied and (b) enforced for seafarers employed to work on oil and gas decommissioning projects on the UK continental shelf. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Salford and Eccles more like this
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Rebecca Long Bailey more like this
star this property uin 120330 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 2018-01-08more like thismore than 2018-01-08
star this property answer text <p>The National Minimum Wage (Offshore Employment) Order 1999 applies the 1998 National Minimum Wage Act to offshore employment in the territorial waters of the UK and the UK sector of the continental shelf.</p><p> </p><p>The Government is clear that everyone who is entitled to the National Minimum Wage (NMW) or National Living Wage (NLW) should receive it. HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) investigates every complaint it receives and workers can call the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (Acas) Helpline (on 0300 123 1100) for information and guidance about the NMW, or visit their website (<a href="http://www.acas.org.uk/" target="_blank">www.acas.org.uk</a>).</p><p> </p><p>Furthermore, the Government has established the Legal Working Group on Seafarers to improve the guidance on these matters, and to ensure seafarers are aware of their rights.</p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2018-01-08T15:45:16.883Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-08T15:45:16.883Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Rebecca Long Bailey more like this
809866
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-19more like thismore than 2017-12-19
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 remove filter
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 Working Hours: EU Law 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 Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how many and what proportion of the full-time workforce choose to opt out of the Working Time Directive. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Cardiff Central more like this
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Jo Stevens more like this
star this property uin 120486 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 2018-01-08more like thismore than 2018-01-08
star this property answer text <p>The Department does not routinely collect comprehensive information about how many workers opt-out of the 48 hour maximum working week.</p><p> </p><p>However, the Department conducted a review of the impact of the Working Time Regulations in 2014. The review reports roughly one third (32 per cent) of British workplaces had at least one employee who had signed an opt-out agreement in 2011.</p><p> </p><p>Labour Force Survey analysis shows that the proportion of employees usually working over 48 hours a week has also declined over time. 13 per cent of all employees worked over 48 hours a week in 2013, compared to 18 per cent in 1997.</p><p> </p><p>More information can be found in the Department’s review of the impact of the Working Time Regulations:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/389676/bis-14-1287-the-impact-of-the-working-time-regulations-on-the-uk-labour-market-a-review-of-evidence.pdf" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/389676/bis-14-1287-the-impact-of-the-working-time-regulations-on-the-uk-labour-market-a-review-of-evidence.pdf</a></p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge remove filter
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
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less than 2018-01-08T16:09:22.74Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-08T16:09:22.74Z
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4115
unstar this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
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4425
star this property label Biography information for Jo Stevens more like this