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752005
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star this property date less than 2017-07-13more like thismore than 2017-07-13
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HM Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
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star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what level of central Government spending per capita is anticipated for (1) Wales, (2) Scotland, (3) Northern Ireland, and (4) London in the current financial year. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL840 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 2017-07-27more like thismore than 2017-07-27
star this property answer text <p>The UK Government does not allocate planned spending on a regional basis. However, the latest figures for outturn public expenditure per capita in Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, and London are below. These were published in the government’s Country and Regional Anlalysis in November 2016.</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p><strong>Area</strong></p></td><td><p><strong>£ per head (2015-16 outturn)</strong></p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Wales</p></td><td><p>9,996</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Scotland</p></td><td><p>10,536</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Northern Ireland</p></td><td><p>10,983</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>London</p></td><td><p>10,129</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2017-07-27T14:19:23.147Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-27T14:19:23.147Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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547
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753351
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government how many contracts have been awarded in relation to Phase One of HS2 to suppliers based in (1) England, (2) Wales, (3) Scotland, (4) Northern Ireland, and (5) EU member states other than the UK; and what is the value of the contracts falling into each of those categories. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL1039 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 2017-07-27more like thismore than 2017-07-27
star this property answer text <p>All active suppliers that HS2 Ltd has paid count as a direct supplier. This includes contracts for Enabling Works and Professional Services.</p><p> </p><p>The current HS2 tier 1 supply chain is comprised of 1,498 unique suppliers, of which 1,467 (98%) are UK based suppliers (based on the postcode of their registered address) and 1,012 (69%) of these UK suppliers are SMEs (based on turnover). A breakdown of this figure, based on geography is provided as follows:</p><p> </p><ol><li>England, 1,425</li><li>Wales, 17</li><li>Scotland, 19</li><li>Northern Ireland, 2</li><li>EU member states other than the UK, 4 (all of these contracts have gone to suppliers in Republic of Ireland)</li></ol> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Callanan more like this
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less than 2017-07-27T09:03:53.267Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-27T09:03:53.267Z
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4336
star this property label Biography information for Lord Callanan more like this
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547
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752008
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star this property date less than 2017-07-13more like thismore than 2017-07-13
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HM Treasury more like this
unstar 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 house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what plans they have developed to ensure that, following Brexit, funding which has previously been supplied to Wales through European Structural Funds will be fully replaced with UK Treasury funds. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL843 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 2017-07-27more like thismore than 2017-07-27
star this property answer text <p>The government has announced a number of guarantees for EU funding. These include European structural and investment fund projects signed before the UK leaves the EU, awards made by the European Commission following competitive bid processes, and maintaining the current level of agricultural funding under CAP pillar 1 until 2020.</p><p> </p><p>Beyond these priorities, decisions on the replacement of EU funding will be taken in light of wider UK strategic priorities and other domestic spending decisions. For example, as set out in our manifesto, the government will continue to commit the same cash total in funds for farm support until the end of the parliament, and will create a new UK Shared Prosperity Fund.</p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2017-07-27T08:50:55.17Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-27T08:50:55.17Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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547
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752003
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-13more like thismore than 2017-07-13
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HM Treasury more like this
unstar 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 house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to establish a cross-departmental working party to consider replacement of the Barnett Formula with a needs-based system of resource allocation, and what consideration they have given to putting such a system in place for the 2019-20 financial year. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL838 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 2017-07-27more like thismore than 2017-07-27
star this property answer text <p>The government remains committed to the Barnett formula, and has no plans to replace it. The Barnett formula is designed to ensure that Devolved Administrations are funded in a transparent way to deliver their priorities within their devolved responsibilities.</p><p> </p><p>The government has also recently agreed a new fiscal framework for the Welsh Government, which both governments agree is fair for Wales and for the rest of the UK. The Barnett formula will remain central to the Welsh Government’s funding, while the introduction of a new needs-based factor will see their relative funding remain at a fair level for the long term.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2017-07-27T08:47:51.877Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-27T08:47:51.877Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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547
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752006
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star this property date less than 2017-07-13more like thismore than 2017-07-13
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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 201 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government whether they intend to support the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon Project. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL841 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 2017-07-26more like thismore than 2017-07-26
star this property answer text <p>The Government is currently assessing the recommendations of the Hendry Review on tidal lagoons and will publish a response in due course.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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less than 2017-07-26T13:17:24.897Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-26T13:17:24.897Z
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127
star this property label Biography information for Lord Prior of Brampton more like this
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547
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753352
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star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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Wales Office more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 28 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Wales more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Wales more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government on what date the Welsh Government was given a draft copy of the European Union (Withdrawal) Bill; and on what date they received written comments from the Welsh Government on the proposed contents of that Bill. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL1040 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 2017-07-25more like thismore than 2017-07-25
star this property answer text <p>The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill was shared with officials in the Welsh Government and the other devolved administrations on 30 June. Since then, Government officials have continued discussions on the Bill with their colleagues in the Welsh Government. The Government expects those discussions to intensify over the coming weeks and months as we work through the legislative preparations for our exit from the EU.</p><p><strong> </strong></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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less than 2017-07-25T10:04:44.49Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-25T10:04:44.49Z
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4686
star this property label Biography information for Lord Duncan of Springbank more like this
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547
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752004
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star this property date less than 2017-07-13more like thismore than 2017-07-13
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HM Treasury more like this
unstar 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 house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government how much funding has been (1) committed to, and (2) expended on the Cardiff and Swansea city-regions, and what level of expenditure is anticipated for these projects in this financial year. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL839 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>The UK government has committed to providing £500m over twenty years for the Cardiff City Deal, with funding matched by the Welsh Government. We have also committed £155m over fifteen years for the Swansea City Deal, with the Welsh Government providing £125m.</p><p> </p><p>For the Cardiff City Deal, at Budget 2016, the UK government added £10m in RDEL to the Welsh Government’s block grant in each of 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2019-20. The annual commitment is anticipated to rise. The spending is ring-fenced with the Welsh Government’s budget and it is for the Welsh Government to account for this expenditure. Funding for the Swansea City Deal is expected to commence in 2018-19.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2017-07-24T11:40:14.207Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-24T11:40:14.207Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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547
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752007
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star this property date less than 2017-07-13more like thismore than 2017-07-13
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Department for Transport more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 27 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Transport more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Transport more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the costs and benefits of electrifying the railway line between Crewe and Holyhead. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL842 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>The Government has made no such assessment. We continue to work with the rail industry, the Welsh Government and regional stakeholders, including the North Wales and Mersey Dee Rail Task Force and Transport for the North, to see what more can be accomplished to deliver better journeys for passengers and freight customers in this corridor.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Callanan more like this
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less than 2017-07-24T11:23:23.073Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-24T11:23:23.073Z
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4336
star this property label Biography information for Lord Callanan more like this
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547
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748886
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star this property date less than 2017-07-05more like thismore than 2017-07-05
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what representations they have received from the government of Ireland concerning the UK's withdrawal from the London Fisheries Convention. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL549 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 Secretary of State and the Irish Agriculture Minister, Michael Creed, discussed the UK’s withdrawal from the London Fisheries Convention on 5 July 2017.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Gardiner of Kimble more like this
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less than 2017-07-19T11:02:19.067Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-19T11:02:19.067Z
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4161
star this property label Biography information for Lord Gardiner of Kimble more like this
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547
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748885
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star this property date less than 2017-07-05more like thismore than 2017-07-05
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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
unstar this property answering dept id 13 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Environment, Food and Rural Affairs more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what discussions they had with the Government of Wales prior to the issuing of the statement by the Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs on 2 July on the UK's withdrawal from the London Fisheries Convention; and whether the Government of Wales had any input into the contents of that statement. more like this
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Lord Wigley more like this
star this property uin HL548 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>In April this year, my colleague the Minister of State for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food discussed a range of issues relating to UK fisheries with Ministers from Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, including taking back control of UK waters when we leave the EU. Plans to withdraw from the London Fisheries Convention were set out in the Government’s manifesto and so were well known to Ministers of all devolved administrations. The matter was also discussed between Defra and Welsh Government officials.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Gardiner of Kimble more like this
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less than 2017-07-19T11:02:00.42Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-19T11:02:00.42Z
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4161
star this property label Biography information for Lord Gardiner of Kimble more like this
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547
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