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star this property date less than 2019-01-10more like thismore than 2019-01-10
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Home Office more like this
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star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Asylum: Staffordshire more like this
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unstar this property pref label House of Commons more like this
unstar this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what financial support the Government has allocated to Staffordshire County Council in support of caring for unaccompanied (a) adult and (b) children asylum seekers in each of the last five years. more like this
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Jeremy Lefroy more like this
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unstar this property date of answer less than 2019-01-17more like thismore than 2019-01-17
star this property answer text <p>The government provides funding to local authorities as a contribution to-wards the costs incurred in supporting unaccompanied asylum-seeking children (UASC) and young care leavers who were UASC.</p><p>For unaccompanied children arriving from 1 July 2016, local authorities can claim £114 per day for those children aged under 16 and £91 per day for those children aged 16 or 17. The overall value of each claim is dependent on the number of agreed days that children are supported by the local authority. More information on the funding available to local authorities supporting UASC and former UASC care leavers can be found in the funding instructions published at <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/unaccompanied-asylum-seeking-children-uasc-grant-instructions" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/unaccompanied-asylum-seeking-children-uasc-grant-instructions</a></p><p>The Home Office directly provides adult asylum seekers and their dependants who would otherwise be destitute with free furnished accommodation (rent and utility free) and a weekly cash allowance to cover their other essential living needs.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Romsey and Southampton North more like this
star this property answering member printed Caroline Nokes more like this
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less than 2019-01-17T17:10:24.533Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-17T17:10:24.533Z
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star this property label Biography information for Caroline Nokes remove filter
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star this property label Biography information for Jeremy Lefroy more like this