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star this property date less than 2018-01-17more like thismore than 2018-01-17
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
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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: Procurement more like this
unstar 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, how many contracts her Department holds with government strategic suppliers. 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 123545 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2018-01-25more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>On the 19<sup>th</sup> of January 2018, the Department for Work and Pensions has 55 contracts with government strategic suppliers.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-25T14:12:22.31Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-25T14:12:22.31Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Jon Trickett more like this
825756
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star this property date less than 2018-01-19more like thismore than 2018-01-19
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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: Former Members more like this
unstar 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 Work and Pensions, how many former Conservative Members of Parliament who were defeated at the 2017 general election and who now work in her Department were appointed after a publicly advertised and open recruitment process. 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 123823 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 2018-01-25more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>This data is not recorded or stored. Candidates taking up appointment into the Civil Service are required to be impartial and independent of political and other external influence.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-25T14:12:24.28Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-25T14:12:24.28Z
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4495
unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Luke Pollard more like this
828758
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star this property date less than 2018-01-23more like thismore than 2018-01-23
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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: Chief Scientific Advisers more like this
unstar 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 Work and Pensions, how many meetings (a) she and (b) her predecessor held with her Department’s Chief Scientific Adviser between October 2017 and December 2017. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency North Norfolk more like this
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Norman Lamb more like this
star this property uin 124397 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 2018-01-25more like thisremove minimum value filter
star this property answer text <p>There have been no meetings with the Chief Scientific Adviser and the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions between October 2017 and December 2017.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-25T15:57:26.587Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-25T15:57:26.587Z
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4495
unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Norman Lamb more like this
828715
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star this property date less than 2018-01-23more like thismore than 2018-01-23
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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 Children: Maintenance more like this
unstar 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, how many additional child maintenance payments were made after investigations by HMRC in each year since 2010. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency North Swindon more like this
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Justin Tomlinson more like this
star this property uin 124363 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 2018-01-29more like thismore than 2018-01-29
star this property answer text <p>The information is not routinely recorded and could only be provided at a disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-29T17:16:15.183Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-29T17:16:15.183Z
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4495
unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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4105
unstar this property label Biography information for Justin Tomlinson more like this
828860
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star this property date less than 2018-01-23more like thismore than 2018-01-23
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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 Fund more like this
unstar 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, pursuant to the Answer of 15 January 2018 to Question 121721, on social fund, if she will place a copy of the 2014 review in the Library; whether she has conducted any similar reviews since that review; and whether her Department has any plans to hold further reviews. 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 124480 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 2018-01-29more like thismore than 2018-01-29
star this property answer text <p>A copy of the Local Welfare Provision review was deposited in the libraries of the House of Commons and House of Lords on 10 November 2014 – <a href="http://www.parliament.uk/business/publications/business-papers/commons/deposited-papers/?fd=2014-11-10&amp;td=2014-11-10&amp;search_term=Department+for+Work+and+Pensions&amp;itemId=119004#toggle-1446" target="_blank">DEP2014-1446</a>. The Department has no plans for a further review.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-29T17:25:21.903Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-29T17:25:21.903Z
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4495
unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Anneliese Dodds more like this
828883
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star this property date less than 2018-01-23more like thismore than 2018-01-23
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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 Fund more like this
unstar 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, what assessment he has made of the effect on levels of financial and in-kind support provided to low-income families in different local authority areas of the devolution of control over the Social Fund; and if he will make a statement. 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 124499 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 2018-01-29more like thismore than 2018-01-29
star this property answer text <p>The reforms to the Social Fund in 2013 have allowed local authorities in England and the devolved administrations in Scotland and Wales to deliver their own local provision for people who are in need of urgent help.</p><p> </p><p>Our 2014 review published in November 2014 found that local authorities delivered financial and in-kind support more effectively than the previous provision under the Social Fund, and that therefore local authorities are best placed to ensure help is targeted at those who need it most, alongside their other local services. The Department has no further plans to carry out a further assessment.</p><p>Local authorities in England will receive more than £200 billion to deliver these and other community services between 2016-17 and 2019-20, and will have the certainty to plan ahead through our four-year funding settlement.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-29T17:31:29.647Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-29T17:31:29.647Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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4657
unstar this property label Biography information for Anneliese Dodds more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-01-24more like thismore than 2018-01-24
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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 Poverty: Children 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, what assessment she has made of the effect of recent changes in welfare provision on the number of children living in poverty in Oldham West and Royton constituency. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Oldham West and Royton more like this
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Jim McMahon more like this
star this property uin 124710 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 2018-01-29more like thismore than 2018-01-29
star this property answer text <p>National statistics on the number of children in relative low income are set out in the annual &quot;Households Below Average Income&quot; publication. The number and proportion of children in relative low income is not available at local authority or constituency level in this publication because the survey sample sizes are too small to support the production of robust estimates at this geography.</p><p>Latest 3-year estimates for the North West of the proportion and number of children in low income are available in Table 4.16ts and Table 4.17ts in the file “4_children_timeseries_risk” from this link:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/599136/hbai-2015-2016-supporting-ods-files.zip" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/599136/hbai-2015-2016-supporting-ods-files.zip</a></p><p>Impact Assessments of policies in the Welfare Reform and Work Act of 2016 were published in 2015. Evidence shows work is the best route out of poverty; nearly three-quarters of children from workless families moved out of poverty when their parents entered into full-time work. Children in workless households are five time more likely to be in poverty than those in households where all adults were working. Welfare reforms are designed to incentivise parents to make the choice to move into and progress in work.</p><p>This Government is committed to action that tackles the root causes of poverty and disadvantage with policies that incentivise employment as the best route out of poverty. In <em>Improving Lives: Helping Workless Families</em>, we set out a framework for a continued focus on improving children’s long-term outcomes. This includes nine national indicators to track progress in tackling the disadvantages that affect families and children. Four of these measures are set out in primary legislation which places a duty on the Government report annually to Parliament on the parental worklessness and educational attainment indicators. Data on the non-statutory indicators will also be published each year.</p>
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-29T16:46:40.77Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-29T16:46:40.77Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Jim McMahon more like this
828231
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star this property date less than 2018-01-22more like thismore than 2018-01-22
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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 Jobcentres: Languages more like this
unstar 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, what information his Department holds on the number of job centre staff who speak a second language fluently. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Colne Valley more like this
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Thelma Walker more like this
star this property uin 124191 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 2018-01-30more like thismore than 2018-01-30
star this property answer text <p>The Department does not hold information relating to second languages spoken by Jobcentre Staff.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-30T14:28:14.503Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-30T14:28:14.503Z
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4495
unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Thelma Walker more like this
830421
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star this property date less than 2018-01-25more like thismore than 2018-01-25
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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 Poverty: Children more like this
unstar 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, what assessment he has made of the effect of recent changes to welfare provision on the number of children living in poverty in Coventry South constituency. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Coventry South more like this
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Mr Jim Cunningham more like this
star this property uin 124987 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 2018-01-30more like thismore than 2018-01-30
star this property answer text <p>National statistics on the number of children in relative low income are set out in the annual &quot;Households Below Average Income&quot; publication. The number and proportion of children in relative low income is not available at local authority or constituency level in this publication because the survey sample sizes are too small to support the production of robust estimates at this geography.</p><p>Latest 3-year estimates for the West Midlands of the proportion and number of children in low income are available in Table 4.16ts and Table 4.17ts in the file “4_children_timeseries_risk” from this link:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/599136/hbai-2015-2016-supporting-ods-files.zip" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/599136/hbai-2015-2016-supporting-ods-files.zip</a></p><p>Impact Assessments of policies in the Welfare Reform and Work Act of 2016 were published in 2015. Evidence shows work is the best route out of poverty; nearly three-quarters of children from workless families moved out of poverty when their parents entered into full-time work. Children in workless households are five time more likely to be in poverty than those in households where all adults were working. Welfare reforms are designed to incentivise parents to make the choice to move into and progress in work.</p><p>This Government is committed to action that tackles the root causes of poverty and disadvantage with policies that incentivise employment as the best route out of poverty. In <em>Improving Lives: Helping Workless Families</em>, we set out a framework for a continued focus on improving children’s long-term outcomes. This includes nine national indicators to track progress in tackling the disadvantages that affect families and children. Four of these measures are set out in primary legislation which places a duty on the Government report annually to Parliament on the parental worklessness and educational attainment indicators. Data on the non-statutory indicators will also be published each year.</p>
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-30T11:59:36.107Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-30T11:59:36.107Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Jim Cunningham more like this
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star this property date less than 2018-01-25more like thismore than 2018-01-25
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Department for Work and Pensions more like this
star this property answering dept id 29 remove filter
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
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 estimate she has made of the total value of unclaimed benefits in each of the last seven years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Vale of Clwyd more like this
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Chris Ruane more like this
star this property uin 125063 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 2018-01-30more like thismore than 2018-01-30
star this property answer text <p>The Department publishes ‘Income-related benefits: estimates of take-up’ statistics annually.</p><p> </p><p>The latest statistics, which cover 2009/10 to 2015/16, are published here:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/income-related-benefits-estimates-of-take-up-financial-year-201516" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/income-related-benefits-estimates-of-take-up-financial-year-201516</a></p><p> </p><p>These statistics provide estimates of take-up, by caseload and expenditure, of the following income-related benefits only (other benefits are available but no take-up estimates are calculated):</p><ul><li>Pension Credit</li><li>Housing Benefit</li><li>Income Support and Employment and Support Allowance (income-related)</li><li>Jobseeker’s Allowance (income-based)</li></ul><p> </p><p>They also provide the total and average amounts of benefit claimed and unclaimed for each of these benefits.</p><p> </p><p>Estimates for 2010/11 and 2011/12 were not produced; the estimates for 2016/17 will be published in May/June this year.</p>
star this property answering member constituency North West Hampshire remove filter
star this property answering member printed Kit Malthouse more like this
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less than 2018-01-30T14:27:50.337Zmore like thismore than 2018-01-30T14:27:50.337Z
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unstar this property label Biography information for Kit Malthouse more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Chris Ruane more like this