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Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Turkey and Mexico
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to communicate with interested UK parties in the event of trade deals not being reached with (1) Turkey, and (2) Mexico, by 31 December 2020.

Asked 2 December 2020
Answered 17 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11058
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Developing Countries: Coronavirus
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to use the United Nations Sustainability Goals as a framework for their COVID-19 recovery strategy.

Asked 2 December 2020
Answered 16 December 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11059
Answered
Lords
Question for Cabinet Office
Small Businesses: Trade
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to simplify their communication with SMEs about trade policy after the transition period for the UK’s departure from the EU; and what assessment they have made of the effectiveness of their communicatio...

Asked 30 November 2020
Answered 14 December 2020
By Lord True (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10933
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Commonwealth: Trade Documentation
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to use their co-Chair role on the Commonwealth Digital Connectivity Cluster to advance the digitisation of trade documentation.

Asked 30 November 2020
Answered 14 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10931
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Overseas Trade: Finance
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the regulatory framework on the trade finance gap; and what discussions they are (1) having, and (2) have had, with the Prudential Regulation Authority about reducing the trad...

Asked 30 November 2020
Answered 14 December 2020
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10928
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Foreign Investment in UK
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that (1) the National Security and Investment Bill, and (2) the Telecommunications Bill, do not inhibit foreign investment in the UK.

Asked 30 November 2020
Answered 14 December 2020
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10932
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Travel: Coronavirus
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they have made to other governments about the use of technology to provide safe international travel without the need for quarantine.

Asked 30 November 2020
Answered 14 December 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10930
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Data Protection: Japan
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether commitments in the UK–Japan Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement provide grounds for a legal challenge to the UK’s measures for the protection of personal data under the Dat...

Asked 7 December 2020
Answered 14 December 2020
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11190
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Shipping: Costs
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of any additional costs to shipping companies that will be incurred from the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU.

Asked 2 December 2020
Answered 11 December 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11057
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Overseas Aid
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to prioritise (1) digitisation and (2) climate resilience capability building programmes, in their spending on international development.

Asked 30 November 2020
Answered 10 December 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10929
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
UK Internal Trade: Northern Ireland
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to extend the 24 month timescale for support provided to companies sending goods to Northern Ireland, in the event it proves insufficient.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 10 December 2020
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10793
Answered
Lords
Question for Cabinet Office
UK Trade with EU
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government how they plan to inform companies on which provisions governing trade with the EU will be no longer be in place after the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord True (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10727
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Driving Licences: EU Countries
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU on 31 December, what progress they have made on issuing 90,000 new driver permits.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10724
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Rules of Origin
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that rules of origin may be declared on signed commercial invoices without the need to seek certification from external sources.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10791
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Manufacturing Industries: Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that manufacturers are aware of the regulatory frameworks established in new trade deals with third countries during the period when 'roll over' agreements continue to apply EU regulations.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10790
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Intellectual Property: Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that their international trade agreements are consistent with their existing international treaty obligations on (1) intellectual property in general, and (2) the Convention on the Grant of Eu...

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10789
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Intellectual Property: Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ensure that intellectual property standards within future trade agreements are maintained at a level at least the same as those of the UK.

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10788
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Rules of Origin
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the absence of rules of origin in free trade agreements on the ability of SMEs to price goods accurately.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10728
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Customs
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to prepare companies for any new import commodities codes that will be introduced after the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10726
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Customs
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what strategy has been adopted by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs to help companies prepare for any new customs procedures after the end of the transition period for the UK's departure from the EU.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10729
Answered
Lords
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