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star this property answer date less than 2019-07-02more like thismore than 2019-07-02
star this property date less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property ddp created remove maximum value filtermore like thismore than 2019-06-18T20:30:01.753Z
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Leader of the House of Lords more like this
star this property question status Tabled more like this
star this property answering dept id 92 more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Leader of the House of Lords more like this
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less than 2019-06-18T20:36:10.002Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T20:36:10.002Z
less than 2019-07-03T13:00:03.530Zmore like thismore than 2019-07-03T13:00:03.530Z
star this property hansard heading Select Committee Reports (Government Responses) more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
star this property identifier HL16471 more like this
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star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-07-03T12:28:49.65Zmore like thismore than 2019-07-03T12:28:49.65Z
star this property question text To ask the Leader of the House how many, and which, reports from House of Lords select committees published since January 2018 have not received a substantive Government response within two months of publication. more like this
star this property session
2017/19 more like this
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Lord Norton of Louth more like this
star this property title House of Lords Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 HL16471 more like this
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WrittenParliamentaryQuestion
star this property uin HL16471 more like this
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star this property written parliamentary question type Ordinary more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property answer text <p>Since 1 January 2018, there have been 25 reports which did not receive Government responses within two months of publication. There are currently five reports that have yet to receive a substantive Government response within two months of publication. These are: Brexit: The Customs Challenge (EU External Affairs Sub-Committee); Brexit: The Withdrawal Agreement and Political Declaration (EU Committee); Measuring Inflation (Economic Affairs Committee); Beyond Brexit: How to win friends and influence people (EU Committee); and Forensic science and the criminal justice system: a blueprint for change (Science and Technology Committee).</p> more like this
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less than 2019-07-03T12:28:49.65Zmore like thismore than 2019-07-03T12:28:49.65Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Norton of Louth more like this
star this property publisher 25277
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Norton of Louth more like this
1132886
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-20more like thismore than 2019-06-20
star this property date less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-18T18:28:35.373Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T18:28:35.373Z
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Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
star this property question status Tabled more like this
star this property answering dept id 90 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
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less than 2019-06-19T16:45:08.015Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-19T16:45:08.015Z
less than 2019-06-25T15:28:03.658Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-25T15:28:03.658Z
star this property hansard heading Members: Internet more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property identifier 266190 more like this
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25259
star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-06-25T14:56:09.553Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-25T14:56:09.553Z
star this property question text To ask the hon. Member for Broxbourne, representing the Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority, what estimate his Department has made on the potential cost incurred by MPs' offices in answering web-based inquiries generated by (a) 38 Degrees and (b) other websites in the last 12 months. more like this
star this property session
2017/19 more like this
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star this property tabling member constituency Southampton, Itchen more like this
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Royston Smith more like this
star this property title House of Commons Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 266190 more like this
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star this property uin 266190 more like this
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star this property written parliamentary question type Ordinary more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>I have asked IPSA to provide this reply.</p><p>IPSA is the statutory body responsible for regulating and paying the salaries, business costs and expenses of MPs. This includes regulating and paying the salaries of staff members who work for MPs.</p><p> </p><p>Each MP is allocated a budget from which their staffing costs are paid. The current staffing budget for MPs in London constituencies is £166,930; and for non-London MPs, the budget is £155,930.</p><p> </p><p>In the 2018-19 financial year, MPs spent £91.1 million on staffing costs, including employment costs and other staffing services.</p><p> </p><p>IPSA does not hold information on the cost attributable to staff members carrying out specific activities such as responding to web-based inquiries generated by 38 Degrees or other websites.</p><p> </p> more like this
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less than 2019-06-25T14:56:09.553Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-25T14:56:09.553Z
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star this property label Biography information for Royston Smith more like this
star this property publisher 25259
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4478
unstar this property label Biography information for Royston Smith more like this
1131868
star this property human indexable true more like this
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-17more like thismore than 2019-06-17
star this property date less than 2019-06-12more like thismore than 2019-06-12
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-12more like thismore than 2019-06-12
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-12T20:21:25.960Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-12T20:21:25.960Z
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Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
star this property question status Tabled more like this
star this property answering dept id 90 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
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less than 2019-06-12T20:35:28.170Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-12T20:35:28.170Z
less than 2019-06-20T12:43:01.756Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-20T12:43:01.756Z
star this property hansard heading Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority: Working Hours more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property identifier 263670 more like this
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star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-06-20T12:11:25.877Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-20T12:11:25.877Z
star this property question text To ask the hon. Member for Broxbourne, representing the Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority, what steps he is taking to help ensure that IPSA has sufficient resources to extend its working hours so that (a) telephone calls can be answered during the hours the House sits and (b) responses can be given to emails from MPs within three to five working days. more like this
star this property session
2017/19 more like this
star this property session number 1 more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Christchurch more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Sir Christopher Chope more like this
star this property title House of Commons Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 263670 more like this
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WrittenParliamentaryQuestion
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unstar this property answer text <p>IPSA’s December 2018 user survey found that 68 per cent of MPs and their staff were satisfied with the support that they receive from IPSA on the phone, up from 53 per cent in 2017. Since the introduction of its new online finance and expenses system in April 2019, IPSA has experienced a higher-than-normal volume of calls, with some calls taking up to 45 minutes as MPs and their staff familiarise themselves with the new system. To respond to this increased demand, IPSA has recruited five temporary staff to answer the phone to MPs, and has temporarily closed its phone lines at 4pm in order to respond to the queries raised. IPSA expects to re-open its phone lines until 5pm when this demand subsides.</p><p>IPSA has a key performance target to respond to 90 per cent of emails within five days. In 2018-19, IPSA responded to over 85 per cent of the 54,500 letters and emails that were received within five working days of receipt. In April 2019, following the introduction on the new system, IPSA only replied to 70 per cent of emails within this target. The additional temporary staff will also address this increased demand.</p><p>IPSA’s performance is monitored by the Speaker’s Committee for the IPSA which approves IPSA’s budget and targets, including how it responds to MPs’ queries.</p>
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less than 2019-06-20T12:11:25.877Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-20T12:11:25.877Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Christopher Chope more like this
star this property publisher 25259
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Christopher Chope more like this
1131867
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-17more like thismore than 2019-06-17
star this property date less than 2019-06-12more like thismore than 2019-06-12
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-12more like thismore than 2019-06-12
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-12T20:21:23.373Zmore like thisremove minimum value filter
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Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
star this property question status Tabled more like this
star this property answering dept id 90 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority more like this
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less than 2019-06-12T20:35:25.903Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-12T20:35:25.903Z
less than 2019-06-20T12:41:02.165Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-20T12:41:02.165Z
star this property hansard heading Members: Email more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property identifier 263669 more like this
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25259
star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-06-20T12:09:53.93Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-20T12:09:53.93Z
star this property question text To ask the hon. Member for Broxbourne, representing the Speaker's Committee for the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority, what estimate he has made of the number of emails from hon. Members sent to IPSA in June 2019 that have not received a response within three days; and if he will make a statement. more like this
star this property session
2017/19 more like this
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star this property tabling member constituency Christchurch more like this
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Sir Christopher Chope more like this
star this property title House of Commons Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 263669 more like this
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WrittenParliamentaryQuestion
star this property uin 263669 more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>IPSA has a key performance target to respond to 90 per cent of emails within five working days. Between 1 June and 13 June, IPSA responded to 88 per cent of the 563 emails received within this target. IPSA has recently brought in five temporary staff to help improve its response times following the introduction of a new finance, payroll and expenses system in April 2019.</p> more like this
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less than 2019-06-20T12:09:53.93Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-20T12:09:53.93Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sir Christopher Chope more like this
star this property publisher 25259
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242
unstar this property label Biography information for Sir Christopher Chope more like this
1132009
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property date less than 2019-06-13more like thismore than 2019-06-13
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-13more like thismore than 2019-06-13
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-13T17:10:35.570Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-13T17:10:35.570Z
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Church Commissioners more like this
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star this property answering dept id 9 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Church Commissioners more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Church Commissioners more like this
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less than 2019-06-13T17:25:52.594Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-13T17:25:52.594Z
less than 2019-06-18T15:03:03.407Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T15:03:03.407Z
star this property hansard heading Church of England more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property identifier 264348 more like this
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star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-06-18T14:31:37.797Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T14:31:37.797Z
star this property question text To ask the right hon. Member for Meriden, representing the Church Commissioners, which projects the Church of England funded to help transform communities as part of the Thy Kingdom Come events. more like this
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2017/19 more like this
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star this property tabling member constituency East Londonderry more like this
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Mr Gregory Campbell more like this
star this property title House of Commons Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 264348 more like this
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star this property uin 264348 more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>Thy Kingdom Come is an ecumenical prayer movement started by the Archbishop of Canterbury in 2017, which has grown into an annual global movement of prayer. It is supported by His Holiness the Pope and in 2018 over 65 different denominations and traditions held events across 114 countries. Major beacon events took place in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. More information can be found here: <a href="https://www.thykingdomcome.global/" target="_blank">https://www.thykingdomcome.global/</a></p><p>Events take the form of large public gatherings, community prayer walks, meals and picnics in churches or parks. They bring together people from different traditions and denominations across all parts of the local community.</p><p>In Northern Ireland, both Roman Catholic and Church of Ireland Archbishops of Armagh issued a joint statement to support events taking place in St Anne’s Cathedral Belfast, St Macartin’s Cathedral Enniskillen, and St Mark’s Church Armagh. Their message can be read here: <a href="https://www.ireland.anglican.org/news/8866/joint-message-from-archbishop-eamon" target="_blank">https://www.ireland.anglican.org/news/8866/joint-message-from-archbishop-eamon</a></p><p>In County Londonderry, there were three events which saw churches of different denominations gather for prayer. Those that gathered came together and prayed for their local communities, schools, businesses and community projects, and that the Church be a point of unity and light.</p>
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less than 2019-06-18T14:31:37.797Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T14:31:37.797Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Gregory Campbell more like this
star this property publisher 25259
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Gregory Campbell more like this
1132935
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-24more like thismore than 2019-06-24
star this property date less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-18T18:30:33.147Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T18:30:33.147Z
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Attorney General more like this
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star this property answering dept id 88 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Attorney General more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Attorney General more like this
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less than 2019-06-18T18:40:32.648Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T18:40:32.648Z
less than 2019-06-24T17:06:01.927Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-24T17:06:01.927Z
star this property hansard heading Rape: Prosecutions more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property identifier 266233 more like this
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25259
star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-06-24T16:34:49.637Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-24T16:34:49.637Z
star this property question text To ask the Attorney General, what proportion of reported rape cases in 2017-18 passed to the CPS by the police forces of England and Wales were returned to the police for further evidence to be gathered, and were not subsequently returned to the CPS with that further evidence. more like this
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2017/19 more like this
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star this property tabling member constituency Torfaen more like this
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Nick Thomas-Symonds more like this
star this property title House of Commons Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 266233 more like this
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star this property uin 266233 more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>The CPS recognises that rape and serious sexual offences have a significant and profound impact on victims. It is vital to ensure that cases are investigated thoroughly in order to bring them to justice. To achieve this, it is necessary in many cases to seek further information before a prosecutor is able to determine whether or not to charge. In such cases, an action plan requesting further evidence will be provided to the police by the CPS.</p><p> </p><p>When the Police are unable to respond to the action plan, the case is administratively finalised. This is an administrative process where cases are closed on the CPS’s Case Management System if, after reminders from the CPS, the Police do not submit further information. Such cases may be reopened if, at a later date, new material is provided to the CPS by the Police enabling them to decide whether to charge.</p><p> </p><p>The Police may also seek ‘early investigative advice’ from the CPS to assist in determining the evidence required for a charge. In these cases the CPS may also administratively finalise a case if after receiving CPS advice, the Police do not re-submit the case.</p><p> </p><p>In 2017/18, 22% of all rape cases referred to the CPS were administratively finalised.</p>
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less than 2019-06-24T16:34:49.637Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-24T16:34:49.637Z
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star this property label Biography information for Nick Thomas-Symonds more like this
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1132935
star this property publisher 25259
star this property tabling member 4479
1132928
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-24more like thismore than 2019-06-24
star this property date less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-18T18:30:15.600Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T18:30:15.600Z
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Attorney General more like this
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star this property answering dept id 88 more like this
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less than 2019-06-18T18:40:16.357Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T18:40:16.357Z
less than 2019-06-24T15:58:03.098Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-24T15:58:03.098Z
star this property hansard heading Rape: Prosecutions more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property identifier 266227 more like this
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25259
star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-06-24T15:26:16.1Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-24T15:26:16.1Z
star this property question text To ask the Attorney General, what proportion of reported rape cases that were passed to the Crown Prosecution Service by the police forces of England and Wales were returned to the police for further evidence to be gathered in 2017-18. more like this
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2017/19 more like this
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star this property tabling member constituency Torfaen more like this
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Nick Thomas-Symonds more like this
star this property title House of Commons Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 266227 more like this
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star this property uin 266227 more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>Rape is a horrific crime which has a significant and profound impact on victims. It is vital to ensure that cases are investigated thoroughly in order to bring them to justice. To achieve this, it is necessary in many cases to seek further information before a prosecutor is able to determine whether or not to charge. This process ensures that cases are as robust as possible once they reach the court.</p><p>In 2017-18, cases were referred back to the Police for 61% of suspects in cases recorded as rape in the system. Whilst one situation where the CPS may refer a case back to the Police is to request further evidence, it could also be in instances when the Police have sought ‘early investigative advice’ from the CPS to assist in determining the evidence required for a charge. It is not possible to separate cases where the CPS has requested further evidence and when the Police have sought early investigative advice.</p> more like this
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less than 2019-06-24T15:26:16.1Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-24T15:26:16.1Z
star this property creator 4479
star this property publisher 25259
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-20more like thismore than 2019-06-20
star this property date less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-18T18:26:31.943Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T18:26:31.943Z
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Attorney General more like this
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star this property answering dept id 88 more like this
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less than 2019-06-19T13:55:13.861Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-19T13:55:13.861Z
less than 2019-06-26T10:56:02.172Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-26T10:56:02.172Z
star this property hansard heading Prosecutions: South Yorkshire more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property identifier 266096 more like this
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25259
star this property parliament number 57 more like this
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less than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.987Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.987Z
star this property question text To ask the Attorney General, what the average number of days taken from the date of an offence to a decision to charge an individual for an indictable offence in South Yorkshire in each year since 2010 was. more like this
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2017/19 more like this
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star this property tabling member constituency Wentworth and Dearne more like this
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John Healey more like this
star this property title House of Commons Tabled Parliamentary Question 2017/19 266096 more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) works closely with the Police to ensure that cases are thoroughly investigated before charges are brought. There has been an increase in the complexity of cases investigated by the police, with investigations often involving large amounts of electronic material (social media, emails, text messages, video and photographs) which needs to be reviewed by prosecutors before a charging decision can be made. This impacts on the average number of consultations and length of time taken for prosecutors to reach a charging decision.</p><p> </p><p>The CPS does not maintain a record of the average number of days taken from offence through to a decision to charge. However, data is held on the average number of days from submission of a case by the police to the CPS to the date of the CPS decision to charge.</p><p> </p><p>Data relating to to all cases in South Yorkshire, summary only cases in South Yorkshire, and indictable only cases in South Yorkshire is shown in Annex A.</p><p> </p><p>The data in Annex A relating to summary only cases provides figures for only a minority of summary only cases. This is because the CPS is only responsible for charging a small minority of summary only matters, with the majority charged by the police. In 2017-18 the police charged 75% of all summary only matters with only 25% charged by CPS, while for indicatable only offences the CPS charged 95% of these cases.</p><p> </p><p>There are a number of reasons for the steady increase in the average number of days and average number of consultations per case since 2010/11. Police are now more regularly encouraged to seek ‘early investigative advice’ to help determine what evidence is required for a charge. Early investigative advice helps to ensure that cases are thoroughly investigated and the evidence to be brought before the court is strong. As a result, the CPS is more often involved at an earlier stage in proceedings which impacts on the average number of consultations and overall timeliness.</p>
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less than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.987Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.987Z
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star this property label Biography information for John Healey more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for John Healey more like this
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star this property answer date less than 2019-06-20more like thismore than 2019-06-20
star this property date less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property date tabled less than 2019-06-18more like thismore than 2019-06-18
star this property ddp created less than 2019-06-18T18:26:24.577Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-18T18:26:24.577Z
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Attorney General more like this
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star this property answering dept id 88 more like this
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less than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.927Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.927Z
star this property question text To ask the Attorney General, what the average number of days taken from the date of an offence to a decision to charge and individual for summary offences in South Yorkshire in each year since 2010 was. more like this
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2017/19 more like this
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John Healey more like this
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unstar this property answer text <p>The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) works closely with the Police to ensure that cases are thoroughly investigated before charges are brought. There has been an increase in the complexity of cases investigated by the police, with investigations often involving large amounts of electronic material (social media, emails, text messages, video and photographs) which needs to be reviewed by prosecutors before a charging decision can be made. This impacts on the average number of consultations and length of time taken for prosecutors to reach a charging decision.</p><p> </p><p>The CPS does not maintain a record of the average number of days taken from offence through to a decision to charge. However, data is held on the average number of days from submission of a case by the police to the CPS to the date of the CPS decision to charge.</p><p> </p><p>Data relating to to all cases in South Yorkshire, summary only cases in South Yorkshire, and indictable only cases in South Yorkshire is shown in Annex A.</p><p> </p><p>The data in Annex A relating to summary only cases provides figures for only a minority of summary only cases. This is because the CPS is only responsible for charging a small minority of summary only matters, with the majority charged by the police. In 2017-18 the police charged 75% of all summary only matters with only 25% charged by CPS, while for indicatable only offences the CPS charged 95% of these cases.</p><p> </p><p>There are a number of reasons for the steady increase in the average number of days and average number of consultations per case since 2010/11. Police are now more regularly encouraged to seek ‘early investigative advice’ to help determine what evidence is required for a charge. Early investigative advice helps to ensure that cases are thoroughly investigated and the evidence to be brought before the court is strong. As a result, the CPS is more often involved at an earlier stage in proceedings which impacts on the average number of consultations and overall timeliness.</p>
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less than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.863Zmore like thismore than 2019-06-26T10:24:58.863Z
star this property question text To ask the Attorney General, what the average number of days taken from the date of offence to a decision to charge an individual in South Yorkshire in each year since 2010 was. more like this
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2017/19 more like this
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John Healey more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
unstar this property answer text <p>The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) works closely with the Police to ensure that cases are thoroughly investigated before charges are brought. There has been an increase in the complexity of cases investigated by the police, with investigations often involving large amounts of electronic material (social media, emails, text messages, video and photographs) which needs to be reviewed by prosecutors before a charging decision can be made. This impacts on the average number of consultations and length of time taken for prosecutors to reach a charging decision.</p><p> </p><p>The CPS does not maintain a record of the average number of days taken from offence through to a decision to charge. However, data is held on the average number of days from submission of a case by the police to the CPS to the date of the CPS decision to charge.</p><p> </p><p>Data relating to to all cases in South Yorkshire, summary only cases in South Yorkshire, and indictable only cases in South Yorkshire is shown in Annex A.</p><p> </p><p>The data in Annex A relating to summary only cases provides figures for only a minority of summary only cases. This is because the CPS is only responsible for charging a small minority of summary only matters, with the majority charged by the police. In 2017-18 the police charged 75% of all summary only matters with only 25% charged by CPS, while for indicatable only offences the CPS charged 95% of these cases.</p><p> </p><p>There are a number of reasons for the steady increase in the average number of days and average number of consultations per case since 2010/11. Police are now more regularly encouraged to seek ‘early investigative advice’ to help determine what evidence is required for a charge. Early investigative advice helps to ensure that cases are thoroughly investigated and the evidence to be brought before the court is strong. As a result, the CPS is more often involved at an earlier stage in proceedings which impacts on the average number of consultations and overall timeliness.</p>
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