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Question for Department for Education
Pupil Premium
Lord Watson of Invergowrie
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many pupils would have been eligible for the pupil premium if the determination of 2021–22 allocations had not been based on the October 2020 school census.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL689
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Industrial Diseases
Lord McKenzie of Luton
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of any evidence of the relationship between silica or asbestos and anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody associated vasculitis which has been discovered since the publication on 3 April 2020  o...

Asked 8 June 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL874
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Justice
Terrorism: Prison Sentences
Lord Marlesford
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many individuals are currently serving custodial sentences for terrorist offences in the United Kingdom; and which prisons are used for confining such persons.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Lord Wolfson of Tredegar (Conservative, Life peer)
HL671
Answered
Lords
Question for Home Office
Domestic Abuse: Local Government Services
Lord Pendry
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to provide additional funding to local authorities for early abuse interventions following increases in domestic violence.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Baroness Williams of Trafford (Conservative, Life peer)
HL583
Answered
Lords
Question for Home Office
Polling Stations: Police
Lord Rennard
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the need to provide a greater police presence at polling stations for different types of elections or votes.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Baroness Williams of Trafford (Conservative, Life peer)
HL678
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
UK Emissions Trading Scheme: Biofuels
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the financial value to the biomass industry of the zero carbon exemption for biomass within the UK's emissions trading scheme (ETS).

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL682
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Biofuels: Imports
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the size the overseas carbon footprint is of the cutting down of trees, converting them into wood pellets, and shipping them to the UK to generate electricity for Britain.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL683
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
University of Huddersfield: Expenditure
Lord Scriven
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how much funding the University of Huddersfield has received from the Government for each of the last four years; and for what purposes this funding was provided.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Lord Parkinson of Whitley Bay (Conservative, Life peer)
HL684
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
University of Huddersfield: Bahrain
Lord Scriven
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they are monitoring the University of Huddersfield's activities in Bahrain; if so, how; and how they are ensuring that those activities do not contribute to human rights abuses.

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL635
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Aircraft: St Helena
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Vere of Norbiton on 25 May (HL48), whether they plan to provide funding for the St Helena Government to charter aircraft in order to improve prospects for the tourism industry on t...

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL622
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Assessments: Appeals
The Marquess of Lothian
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the possible number of appeals to Teacher Assessed Grades by (1) A-Level, and (2) GCSE, students this summer; and what steps they have taken to ensure processes and resources are in place t...

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL662
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Schools: Uniforms
Baroness Lister of Burtersett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what consideration they have given to the proposal by the 'Let Clothes be Clothes' campaign for unisex school uniforms in finalising the statutory guidance on the costs of school uniforms.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL660
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Music: Higher Education
Lord German
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what was the gross amount per student paid by the Office for Students to universities for students studying music courses under the CAH25-02-02 code for the 2020–21 academic year; and what is the amount to be paid for the 2...

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 11 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL657
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Teachers: Citizenship
Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many teachers self-identified as citizenship education teachers in (1) 2016, (2) 2017, (3) 2018, (4) 2019, (5) 2020, and (6) 2021.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 10 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL500
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Teachers: Citizenship
Lord Hodgson of Astley Abbotts
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many teachers specialising in citizenship education completed their training in (1) 2016, (2) 2017, (3) 2018, (4) 2019, (5) 2020, and (6) 2021.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 10 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL499
Answered
Lords
Question for The Senior Deputy Speaker
Peers: Training
Lord Marlesford
Conservative, Life peer

To ask the Senior Deputy Speaker how many Members of the House of Lords have so far completed the Valuing Everyone training sessions; how many of these Members submitted feedback on the sessions; and of these responses, how many overall were (1) favourabl...

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 10 June 2021
By Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Non-affiliated, Life peer)
HL669
Answered
Lords
Question for The Senior Deputy Speaker
Peers: Training
Lord Marlesford
Conservative, Life peer

To ask the Senior Deputy Speaker what was the cost to the taxpayer of producing the film made for use in the Valuing Everyone training sessions for Members of the House of Lords.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 10 June 2021
By Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Non-affiliated, Life peer)
HL668
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Poverty: Families
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the report by the Institute for Public Policy Research No Longer Managing, published on 26 May; and what steps they are taking to support families out of poverty.

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 10 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL642
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Universal Credit: Carers
Baroness Lister of Burtersett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the source of the statistic that around 60 per cent of Universal Credit payments go to the main carer, which is stated in their response to the report from the Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill, publi...

Asked 11 May 2021
Answered 10 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL57
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Universal Credit: Carers
Baroness Lister of Burtersett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the commitment made in their response to the report from the Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill, published on 16 July 2019 (CP 137), what steps they have taken to review the effectiveness of the po...

Asked 11 May 2021
Answered 10 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL56
Answered
Lords
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