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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2016-10-31more like thismore than 2016-10-31
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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
star this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions more like this
star this property hansard heading Department for Work and Pensions: Iron and Steel more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what recent estimate he has made of the level of procurement of British steel by his Department in the last 12 months. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 51050 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-08more like thismore than 2016-11-08
star this property answer text <p>In the 2 month period to the 2nd of November 2016, the Department for Work and Pensions has procured no goods or services from British Steel.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2016-11-08T12:26:03.633Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-08T12:26:03.633Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-04-19more like thismore than 2017-04-19
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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
star this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions more like this
star this property hansard heading Housing Benefit: Private Rented Housing more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons remove filter
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the effect of paying housing benefit directly to tenants on their ability to secure accommodation in the private rented sector. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 71310 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-04-26more like thismore than 2017-04-26
star this property answer text <p>DWP has not made an assessment specifically looking at the effect of paying Housing Benefit directly to tenants and their ability to secure accommodation in the private rented sector. The Government believes that direct payment of Housing Benefit to claimants is an important consideration in encouraging people to manage their own budget in the same way as other households, particularly where it may help claimants when they move in work.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-04-26T16:10:11.027Zmore like thismore than 2017-04-26T16:10:11.027Z
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4048
star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-04-19more like thismore than 2017-04-19
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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
star this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions more like this
star this property hansard heading Housing Benefit: Private Rented Housing more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons remove filter
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of number of tenants in receipt of housing benefit in the private rented sector (a) prior to housing benefit being paid directly to the tenant and (b) since housing benefit has been paid directly to the tenant. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 71311 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-04-26more like thismore than 2017-04-26
star this property answer text <p>The Government believes that direct payment of Housing Benefit to claimants is an important consideration in encouraging people to manage their own budget in the same way as other households, particularly where it may help claimants when they move in work.</p><p> </p><p>Direct payment of Housing Benefit to tenants was introduced nationally in the private rented sector from 2008 as part of the Local Housing Allowance scheme. Whilst the majority of Housing Benefit claimants are paid directly, there is still provision for direct payments to be made to landlords in certain circumstances. The number of tenants in receipt of Housing Benefit in the private rented sector is available on <a href="https://sw.stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/webapi/jsf/login.xhtml" target="_blank">DWP Stat-Xplore</a>.</p><p> </p><p>Guidance for users is available at:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://sw.stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/webapi/online-help/Getting-Started.html" target="_blank">https://sw.stat-xplore.dwp.gov.uk/webapi/online-help/Getting-Started.html</a></p>
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-04-26T16:20:45.263Zmore like thismore than 2017-04-26T16:20:45.263Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-04-19more like thismore than 2017-04-19
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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
star this property answering dept sort name Work and Pensions more like this
star this property hansard heading Housing Benefit more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons remove filter
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what estimate he has made of the level of rent arrears in (a) public and (b) private sector accommodation since housing benefit has been paid directly to tenants. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 71238 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-04-26more like thismore than 2017-04-26
star this property answer text <p>DWP does not collect data on rent arrears. The Government believes that direct payment of Housing Benefit to claimants is an important consideration in encouraging people to manage their own budget in the same way as other households, particularly where it may help claimants when they move into work.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-04-26T16:12:20.21Zmore like thismore than 2017-04-26T16:12:20.21Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-04more like thismore than 2017-07-04
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Government Departments: Iron and Steel more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons remove filter
star this property question text To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what the level of Government procurement of UK steel was for each Department in the last financial year. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 2695 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-12more like thismore than 2017-07-12
star this property answer text <p>This information is not held centrally.</p><p> </p><p>All public authorities are required to implement government guidelines that set out how government buyers should source steel for major projects so that the true value of UK steel is taken into account in major procurement decisions.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-07-12T15:15:55.91Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-12T15:15:55.91Z
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4048
star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
748448
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-05more like thismore than 2017-07-05
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Local Government: Iron and Steel more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons remove filter
star this property question text To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what steps his Department has taken to support local authorities in procuring steel of UK origin. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 2999 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-11more like thismore than 2017-07-11
star this property answer text <p>Since December 2016, all local authorities have been required to implement existing government guidelines that set out how government buyers should source steel for major projects so that the true value of UK steel is taken into account in major procurement decisions:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/procurement-policy-note-1116-procuring-steel-in-major-projects-revised-guidance" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/procurement-policy-note-1116-procuring-steel-in-major-projects-revised-guidance</a></p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-07-11T13:24:14.157Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-11T13:24:14.157Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
748449
unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-05more like thismore than 2017-07-05
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Government Departments: Iron and Steel more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, when the Government plans to commence reporting on UK steel content in relation to procurement by Government Departments. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 2996 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-13more like thismore than 2017-07-13
star this property answer text <p>Last December, the Government issued updated guidance to central government departments on how to ensure that they take full account of the value provided by UK steel producers when conducting their procurement activities; and extended this guidance to the wider public sector.</p><p> </p><p>Since publication of the guidance, the Government has been working closely with departments to monitor the impact and effectiveness of the guidance. Further work is ongoing to test the accuracy of the figures and therefore we are not in a position to publish the data publicly.</p><p>The Government also published its indicative future steel requirements to 2020 in December, to enable UK steel manufacturers to better plan and bid for government contracts:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/procurement-policy-note-1116-procuring-steel-in-major-projects-revised-guidance" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/procurement-policy-note-1116-procuring-steel-in-major-projects-revised-guidance</a></p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-07-13T10:59:57.273Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-13T10:59:57.273Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
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star this property date less than 2017-07-10more like thismore than 2017-07-10
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Iron and Steel: Procurement more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what steps his Department is taking to monitor adherence to changes made to steel procurement guidelines in the last two years by (a) local authorities and (b) central Government Departments; and what assessment he has made of the ability of (i) local authorities and (ii) central Government Departments to adhere to those procurement guidelines. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 3955 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-24more like thismore than 2017-07-24
star this property answer text <p>Last December, the Government issued updated guidance on how to ensure that they take full account of the value provided by UK steel producers when conducting their procurement activities; and extended this guidance to the wider public sector.</p><p>Since publication of the guidance, we have been working closely with central government departments to monitor the impact and effectiveness of the guidance.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-07-24T15:28:49.713Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-24T15:28:49.713Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-10more like thismore than 2017-07-10
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Iron and Steel: Procurement more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what assessment he has made of the effect on the amount of British steel used in UK procurement projects of introducing compulsory disclosure of certification and steel origin. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 3954 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-19more like thismore than 2017-07-19
star this property answer text <p>The Government has not introduced compulsory disclosure of certification and steel origin.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-07-19T15:34:38.633Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-19T15:34:38.633Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this
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unstar this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-10more like thismore than 2017-07-10
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Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 53 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Cabinet Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Iron and Steel: Procurement more like this
unstar this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, with reference to the Answer of 3 November 2016 to Question 50641, the Answers of 4 November 2016 to Questions 50626, 50627, 50632 and 50636, the Answer of 8 November 2016 to Question 50633 and the Answer of 17 November 2016 to Question 50639, if he will make it his policy to record information on the level of British steel procured by each Government Department. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Aberavon more like this
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Stephen Kinnock more like this
star this property uin 3948 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
star this property answer text <p>Last December, the Government issued updated guidance to central government departments on how to ensure that they take full account of the value provided by UK steel producers when conducting their procurement activities; and extended this guidance to the wider public sector.</p><p> </p><p>Since publication of the guidance, the Government has been working closely with departments to monitor the impact and effectiveness of the guidance. Further work is ongoing to test the accuracy of the figures and therefore we are not in a position to publish the data publicly.</p><p>The Government also published its indicative future steel requirements to 2020 in December, to enable UK steel manufacturers to better plan and bid for government contracts:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/procurement-policy-note-1116-procuring-steel-in-major-projects-revised-guidance" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/procurement-policy-note-1116-procuring-steel-in-major-projects-revised-guidance</a></p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North remove filter
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2017-07-18T14:32:08.447Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-18T14:32:08.447Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Stephen Kinnock more like this