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star this property date less than 2017-07-20more like thismore than 2017-07-20
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Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept id 34 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Leader of the House more like this
star this property hansard heading e-petitions 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 Leader of the House, what assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the e-petitions system; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Lancaster and Fleetwood more like this
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Cat Smith more like this
star this property uin 6576 more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The new e-petitions system has been running for over two years now and the Government is pleased with the level of engagement that it has prompted among the public.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>The Parliamentary e-petitions site is jointly owned by the Government and the House of Commons, therefore any assessment of potential changes to the system would have to be agreed between the Government and the House. Individual Departments are responsible for the content and timeliness of responses to e-petitions and the Leader's office has general Government oversight of e-petitions.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South Northamptonshire more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Andrea Leadsom more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T16:30:03.843Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T16:30:03.843Z
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star this property label Biography information for Andrea Leadsom more like this
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4436
unstar this property label Biography information for Cat Smith more like this
756544
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-09-04more like thismore than 2017-09-04
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Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept id 34 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Leader of the House more like this
star this property hansard heading e-petitions 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 Leader of the House, for what reasons petitions on the e-petitions website were not carried over from the beginning of purdah on 3 May 2017. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hemsworth more like this
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Jon Trickett more like this
star this property uin 8269 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The new Petitions Committee will consider petitions which reached the 100,000 threshold for debate as soon as it is set up.</p><p> </p><p>As the petitions system is part of the official work of Parliament, it stops when Parliament dissolves. This applies not just to petitions but also to other kinds of business, such as parliamentary questions and early day motions.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South Northamptonshire more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Andrea Leadsom more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T16:28:50.867Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T16:28:50.867Z
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4117
star this property label Biography information for Andrea Leadsom more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Jon Trickett more like this
756545
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-09-04more like thismore than 2017-09-04
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Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept id 34 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Leader of the House more like this
star this property hansard heading e-petitions 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 Leader of the House, how many times the e-petitions website was visited between 3 May 2017 to 4 September 2017. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Hemsworth more like this
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Jon Trickett more like this
star this property uin 8270 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>In the period of 3 May 2017 to 4 September 2017 the e-petitions website was visited 1,000,647 times.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South Northamptonshire more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Andrea Leadsom more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T16:28:59.87Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T16:28:59.87Z
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4117
star this property label Biography information for Andrea Leadsom more like this
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410
unstar this property label Biography information for Jon Trickett more like this
754701
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-20more like thismore than 2017-07-20
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 16 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Yemen: Human Rights 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 Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what information his Department holds on progress made on UN Human Rights Council resolution 33/16. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Glasgow South more like this
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Stewart Malcolm McDonald more like this
star this property uin 6752 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>We remain deeply concerned about the human rights situation in Yemen. Regrettably, human rights abuses continue on a large scale. Conflict has had a significant impact on civilians. There continue to be reports of arbitrary detentions, the use of child soldiers and persecution of minorities.</p><p>The UK welcomed UN Human Rights Council's resolution 33/16.</p><p>We call on all parties to respect human rights in Yemen and support the work of the National Comimission in investigating abuses.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T11:26:46.37Zmore like thisremove minimum value filter
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star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Stewart Malcolm McDonald more like this
756868
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-09-04more like thismore than 2017-09-04
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 16 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Uganda: Violence 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 Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent representations his Department has made to the Ugandan authorities and the UK's Ugandan High Commissioner on repression and violence in Northern Uganda. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Carshalton and Wallington more like this
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Tom Brake more like this
star this property uin 7584 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>As part of our dialogue with the Government of Uganda on all aspects of democratic governance and human rights, we continue to stress the importance of resolving disputes fairly, peacefully and with respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms. The UK Government also supports projects in Northern Uganda related to the protection of land rights and community accountability.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T11:45:38.447Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T11:45:38.447Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Tom Brake more like this
754864
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-20more like thismore than 2017-07-20
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Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept id 34 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Leader of the House more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Leader of the House more like this
star this property hansard heading Times of Sittings: House of Commons 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 Leader of the House, what assessment she has made of the effectiveness of the current sitting times in the House of Commons; and if she will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Lancaster and Fleetwood more like this
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Cat Smith more like this
star this property uin 6601 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Sitting times are decided by the House. They are regularly reviewed by the Procedure Committee and decisions are made based on the options recommended.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South Northamptonshire more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Andrea Leadsom more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T16:30:19.07Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T16:30:19.07Z
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4117
star this property label Biography information for Andrea Leadsom more like this
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4436
unstar this property label Biography information for Cat Smith more like this
755795
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-09-04more like thismore than 2017-09-04
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Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 16 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Tanzania: Visits Abroad 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 Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, on which date a Minister from his Department last visited the Republic of Tanzania; and what issues were discussed during that visit. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Glasgow East more like this
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David Linden more like this
star this property uin 7198 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>I made my first visit to Tanzania on 22-23 August. During my visit I met President Magufuli and Foreign Minister Mahiga with whom I discussed trade, development, good governance, the Commonwealth and tackling transnational organised crime and corruption.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Penrith and The Border more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Rory Stewart more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T11:35:48.497Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T11:35:48.497Z
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4137
star this property label Biography information for Rory Stewart more like this
star this property tabling member
4640
unstar this property label Biography information for David Linden more like this
754528
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-20more like thismore than 2017-07-20
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
star this property hansard heading State Retirement Pensions 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 Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate his Department has made of the cost of maintaining the triple-lock pension after 2020. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Bootle more like this
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Peter Dowd more like this
star this property uin 6489 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The Government is committed to ensuring economic security for people at every stage of their life, including when they reach retirement. The Government is also clear that fairness between the generations must be maintained. We are committed to the Triple Lock for the remainder of this Parliament.</p><p> </p><p>Details of the costs associated with the maintaining of the triple-lock after 2020 can be obtained from the Office for Budget Responsibility’s “Fiscal Sustainability Report 2017” which is available at the following link:</p><p> </p><p><a href="http://cdn.budgetresponsibility.org.uk/FSR_Jan17.pdf" target="_blank">http://cdn.budgetresponsibility.org.uk/FSR_Jan17.pdf</a></p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency South West Norfolk more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Elizabeth Truss more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T12:53:16.983Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T12:53:16.983Z
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star this property label Biography information for Elizabeth Truss more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Peter Dowd more like this
756632
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-09-04more like thismore than 2017-09-04
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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 Social Security Benefits more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, if he will place in the Library a memorandum setting out in respect of (a) jobseeker's allowance, (b) employment and support allowance and (c) universal credit (i) those prompts within the computer system designed to alert staff to cases in which claimants are waiting more than 10 days for the determination of their claims and (ii) the circumstances in which those cases are reported to managers. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Birkenhead more like this
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Frank Field more like this
star this property uin 7877 more like this
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star this property answer text <p>The assessment period and payment structure of Universal Credit creates a fixed period between date of entitlement and the first payment. Advances are available for people who are in financial need during the initial period before their first payment.</p><p>The Universal Credit Full Service digital system ensures that all agents and their managers are automatically aware in real time of any claimants on their caseload for whom a payment is due to be paid, or of any claimant for whom a payment will be due shortly, for which there are outstanding actions required.</p><p> </p><p>For Employment and Support Allowance and Jobseekers Allowance, the relevant computer system alerts staff in the event that any claim has not been processed and made ready for payment seven days after receipt of the claim. The target for processing a claim ready for payment is 10 days and, every day, the computer automatically produces a list of cases that are approaching that target to help ensure cases are put in payment on time.</p><p> </p>
star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Damian Hinds more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T12:48:11.353Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T12:48:11.353Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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star this property answering member constituency East Hampshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Damian Hinds more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Damian Hinds more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Frank Field more like this
754711
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-20more like thismore than 2017-07-20
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Department of Health more like this
star this property answering dept id 17 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Health more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Health more like this
star this property hansard heading Smoking 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 Health, what plans he has to fund tobacco cessation services during this Parliament. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Washington and Sunderland West more like this
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Mrs Sharon Hodgson more like this
star this property uin 6510 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
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star this property answer text <p>Smoking cessation services are a key part of the Government’s tobacco control strategy which is outlined in the recently published tobacco control plan. Councils will receive £16 billion of public health funding between 2016 and 2021 to provide vital services for their local population including smoking cessation services. Funding plans beyond 2021 will be the subject of a new Spending Review.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Winchester more like this
unstar this property answering member printed Steve Brine more like this
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less than 2017-09-08T14:52:07.72Zmore like thismore than 2017-09-08T14:52:07.72Z
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star this property label Biography information for Steve Brine more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mrs Sharon Hodgson more like this