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Question for Department for International Trade
Trade
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of progress with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific paperless trade initiative.

Asked 25 September 2020
Answered 9 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8485
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they undertake impact assessments to inform any trade deal negotiations.

Asked 25 September 2020
Answered 9 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8486
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: USA
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to consult (1) consumers, (2) non-governmental organisations, (3) unions, and (4) civil society groups, on their negotiations with the government of the United States.

Asked 25 September 2020
Answered 9 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8483
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Overseas Trade: Finance
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to improve access to trade finance; and what assessment they have made of the need for a review of small and medium enterpresise (SME) capital weighting requirements for SME lending, differentiating the...

Asked 25 September 2020
Answered 9 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8487
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade: Developing Countries
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government for a list of all UK development funded capacity building projects contributing to improving the international trading environment.

Asked 25 September 2020
Answered 9 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8488
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade: Sustainable Development
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to integrate the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals into (1) trade policy objectives, and (2) trade negotiations.

Asked 25 September 2020
Answered 9 October 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8484
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Protective Clothing: Standards
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they check the Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) that is supplied to local resilience forums for quality prior to dispatch; and what (1) standards, and (2) safety, checks they have in place for centrally distribut...

Asked 21 September 2020
Answered 7 October 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL8344
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Coronavirus: Disease Control
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether the timely identification of lessons to be learnt from their approach to the COVID-19 pandemic which do not assign blame would help in better addressing a possible second wave of CO...

Asked 20 July 2020
Answered 7 October 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL7043
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
World Health Organization
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to reassess the UK’s relationship with the World Health Organization after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Asked 17 September 2020
Answered 7 October 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL8257
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the vacant leadership positions at the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) on the operational capability of the OSCE; and what discussions they are hav...

Asked 1 October 2020
Answered 7 October 2020
By Baroness Sugg (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8696
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
British Chambers of Commerce
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they were consulted by the British Chambers of Commerce prior to the decision of that organisation to remove itself from the Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry; what assessment they have made ...

Asked 21 September 2020
Answered 5 October 2020
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8349
Answered
Lords
Question for Cabinet Office
Local Government
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to strengthen (1) the role, and (2) the democratic accountability of local resilience forums.

Asked 21 September 2020
Answered 5 October 2020
By Lord True (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8345
Answered
Lords
Question for Home Office
Undocumented Migrants: Coronavirus
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether migrants crossing the English Channel who are detained by the UK Border Agency receive a COVID-19 test.

Asked 21 September 2020
Answered 5 October 2020
By Baroness Williams of Trafford (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8346
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Domestic Abuse: Coronavirus
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what financial support they have provided to local authorities to address any additional demand on domestic abuse services as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Asked 21 September 2020
Answered 5 October 2020
By Lord Greenhalgh (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8347
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Educational Institutions: Coronavirus
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether COVID-19 marshals will be used to ensure that schools and colleges are (1) facilitating social distancing, and (2) providing COVID-19 secure environments.

Asked 21 September 2020
Answered 2 October 2020
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8348
Answered
Lords
Question for Cabinet Office
Civil Service: Coronavirus
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what percentage of the civil service are currently working from home.

Asked 17 September 2020
Answered 1 October 2020
By Lord True (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8259
Answered
Lords
Question for Cabinet Office
Coronavirus: Mental Health
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to promote public morale during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Asked 16 September 2020
Answered 1 October 2020
By Lord True (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8221
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Trade Associations: Economic Growth
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the role (1) chambers of commerce, and (2) trade associations, can play in supporting the UK economic growth.

Asked 15 September 2020
Answered 29 September 2020
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8168
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to involve (1) chambers of commerce, and (2) trade associations, in the implementation of their international trade policies.

Asked 15 September 2020
Answered 29 September 2020
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8173
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Infrastructure: Coronavirus
Viscount Waverley
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government, in the light of the economic cost of the COVID-19 pandemic, what plans they have (1) to halt, or (2) to reconsider, national infrastructure projects that have not yet received development consent orders.

Asked 15 September 2020
Answered 29 September 2020
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL8172
Answered
Lords
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