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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-11-05more like thismore than 2018-11-05
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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 Treasury remove filter
unstar this property hansard heading Overseas Loans: Republic of Ireland more like this
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25277
star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government how much they have loaned to the Republic of Ireland during the past decade; and of those loans, (1) what capital has been repaid, and (2) how much interest has been received. more like this
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Lord Kilclooney remove filter
star this property uin HL11265 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 2018-11-21more like thismore than 2018-11-21
star this property answer text <p>I refer the noble Lord to the most recent statutory report under section 2 of the Loans to Ireland Act 2010, which was laid in Parliament on 15 October 2018. The report shows that the outstanding principal is £3,226,960,000, with repayments due in tranches from 15 April 2019 until 26 March 2021. Interest payments have been paid twice-yearly since 15 December 2011 and payments received so far total £483,359,983.93. The government expects the loan to be repaid on time and in full.</p><p> </p><p>[1] The statutory report is available here: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/report-under-section-2-of-the-loans-to-ireland-act-2010-1-april-2018-to-30-september-2018" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/report-under-section-2-of-the-loans-to-ireland-act-2010-1-april-2018-to-30-september-2018</a></p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates remove filter
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less than 2018-11-21T15:45:58.43Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-21T15:45:58.43Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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1
star this property file name Ireland_loan_statutory_report_September_2018_web.pdf more like this
star this property title Loans to Ireland more like this
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657
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Kilclooney more like this
968803
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-05more like thismore than 2018-09-05
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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 Treasury remove filter
unstar this property hansard heading Air Passenger Duty: Northern Ireland 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 To ask Her Majesty's Government whether air passenger duty is applied to flights from Northern Ireland to other parts of the UK; and if so, what plans they have to introduce a rate of 0 per cent. more like this
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Lord Kilclooney remove filter
star this property uin HL10087 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 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>Flights between regions of the UK are subject to the short haul rate of Air Passenger Duty. Under State aid rules, it is not possible to vary tax rates for domestic flights only.</p><p> </p><p>The government has made a number of reforms to reduce the effect of APD on consumers, including exempting children on economy flights. This could save a family of four £52 on a roundtrip within the UK.</p><p> </p><p>Like all taxes, Air Passenger Duty remains under review. In June we closed a call for evidence on ‘VAT, Air Passenger Duty and tourism in Northern Ireland’. It is the government’s intention to report at Budget.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates remove filter
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less than 2018-09-14T13:35:00.397Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T13:35:00.397Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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657
unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Kilclooney more like this
990155
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-10-17more like thismore than 2018-10-17
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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
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unstar this property hansard heading Block Grant more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they consider that the annual block grant payments to the devolved administrations in Northern Ireland, Wales and Scotland represent a subsidy from taxpayers in England or a transfer of the shares of national income due to those devolved administrations. more like this
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Lord Kilclooney remove filter
star this property uin HL10777 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 2018-11-05more like thismore than 2018-11-05
star this property answer text <p>The devolved administrations' block grants are generally linked to changes in comparable spending by UK Government in devolved areas. This is achieved by means of the Barnett Formula and supports the principles underlying inter-administration financial relations including accountability, autonomy, transparency, economic efficiency, stability and predictability, discipline and consent. More information on HM Treasury’s policy on funding the devolved administrations is set out in the Statement of Funding Policy<strong>. </strong></p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates remove filter
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less than 2018-11-05T12:50:56.503Zmore like thismore than 2018-11-05T12:50:56.503Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Lord Kilclooney more like this