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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Tigray: Armed Conflict
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to table a resolution at the UN Security Council on 19 June about the use of systematic rape and sexual violence against the women and girls of Tigray and demanding that those responsible are b...

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL460
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Tigray: Armed Conflict
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the assessment of the EU foreign service, reported on 17 May, that the humanitarian situation in Ethiopia's Tigray region “is worse than ever since the conflict began last November”; that 5...

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL459
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Construction
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to prevent cuts to the construction industry workforce once the furlough scheme ends.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL592
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Council Housing: Solar Power
Lord Mann
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government which 10 councils have the highest number of solar panels installed on council properties.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL515
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Wind Power: Celtic Sea
Lord Teverson
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how with the future development of Celtic Sea wind power they will ensure that power lines to shore are shared to prevent excess damage to the seabed and minimise costs.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL541
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Legislation: Impact Assessments
Lord Goodlad
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their policy on the publication of impact assessments in relation to (1) primary legislation, and (2) secondary legislation.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL490
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Defence
National Security and Terrorism
Lord Shinkwin
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what policy priority they place on (1) defence of the Realm, (2) defending UK citizens from terrorist rocket attacks, and (3) neutralising the threat of terrorist rocket attacks on UK citizens.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Baroness Goldie (Conservative, Life peer)
HL536
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Overseas Students: Coronavirus
Baroness Randerson
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether international students arriving in the UK for the next academic year will be eligible for COVID-19 vaccinations from the NHS; if so, whether eligibility for such vaccines will depend on availability of vaccines in t...

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (Conservative, Life peer)
HL674
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Graduates: Employment
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with universities in England about the support they can provide to improve the employment prospects of graduates.

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (Conservative, Life peer)
HL639
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Agriculture: Subsidies
Lord Marlesford
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether for tax purposes there is any distinction between payments made to farmers under (1) the EU Basic Payment Scheme, (2) the Countryside Stewardship Scheme, and (3) the Environmental Land Management system.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL670
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Small Businesses: Vat Exemptions
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the impact of the proposed removal of EU VAT exemptions on small e-commerce businesses based in the UK which trade in the EU.

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL640
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Workplace Pensions: Low Pay
Baroness Altmann
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate have they made of the number of (1) women, and (2) men, earning less than the personal tax threshold who were automatically enrolled in workplace pension schemes which operate on net pay basis in each tax year...

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL549
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Taxation: Electronic Government
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to increase awareness of the impact of 'Making Tax Digital' on tax.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL589
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Schools: Equality
Lord Woolley of Woodford
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to support schools which seek to create (1) equal, (2) racially diverse, and (3) inclusive, environments for their pupils.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 7 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL547
Answered
Lords
Question for Cabinet Office
Electoral Register
Lord Rennard
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord True on 14 December 2020 (HL10908), what progress has been made on discussions between the Cabinet Office and HMRC about how to better inform people about how to register to vote; and ...

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 7 June 2021
By Lord True (Conservative, Life peer)
HL681
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Football: Gambling
Lord Foster of Bath
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of the number of advertisements by gambling operators that will be aired before 9pm during the 2021 UEFA European Championship.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 7 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL652
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Football: Gambling
Lord Foster of Bath
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the benefits of suspending advertisements by gambling operators during the 2021 UEFA European Championship.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 7 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL651
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Music: Exports
Lord German
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have made any assessment of (1) the desirability of establishing a UK Music Export Office, or (2) other methods to promote music exports.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 7 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL656
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Musicians: EU Countries
Lord German
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress has been made on establishing a transactional support fund for UK musicians looking to tour the EU.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 7 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL655
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Choirs: Coronavirus
Baroness Walmsley
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the (1) evidential, and (2) statutory, basis for the recent guidance that amateur choirs should be restricted to six socially-distanced singers indoors.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 7 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL542
Answered
Lords
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