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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Afghanistan: Internally Displaced People and Refugees
The Lord Bishop of Worcester
Bishops, Bishops

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of (1) the current levels of internally displaced persons in Afghanistan, and (2) current and future refugee flows from Afghanistan to (a) Pakistan, (b) Tajikistan, (c) Iran, (d) Uzbekistan, a...

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2524
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they plan to take to achieve (1) the UK’s Nationally Determined Contribution to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) under the Paris Agreement, and (2) the net zero target ahead of COP26.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2510
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Tigray: Crimes against Humanity
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to reports in the Daily Telegraph on 5 September that ethnic cleansing and atrocity crimes against Tigrayans have been committed in the Ethiopian city of Humera, (1) what assessment they have made of the reports, (...

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2467
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Mathematics: Universities
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to support the research of all forms of mathematics at universities in England.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2489
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Mathematics: Universities
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to promote the study and research of mathematics at universities in England.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2488
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Antisocial Behaviour: Young People
Lord Storey
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the use of Mosquito devices that emit high level sounds to deter loitering in public places, particularly those where young people gather.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2514
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Retail Trade: Urban Areas
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to support the redevelopment of retail space to attract consumers back to local high street shops and support their recovery process.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2518
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Climate Change
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of progress towards the globally agreed aim of limiting global heating to below 2°C; and pursuing efforts to limit heating to 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2509
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Trade Agreements: Ukraine
Baroness Randerson
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what errors, if any, have been identified in the Political, Free Trade and Strategic Partnership Agreement with Ukraine; and what is the status of that agreement until any errors have been rectified.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2505
Answered
Lords
Question for Home Office
Undocumented Migrants
Lord Marlesford
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to show by nationality the number of illegal immigrants who have been taken into custody upon arrival in the UK in the 12 months from September 2020.

Asked 10 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Williams of Trafford (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2621
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Defence: Civil Proceedings
Lord Tunnicliffe
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many civil claims against the Ministry of Defence have been rejected so far as a result of Part 2 of the Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Act 2021, since its commencement on 30 June.

Asked 9 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Goldie (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2598
Answered
Lords
Question for Home Office
Hikvision
Lord Alton of Liverpool
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Williams of Trafford on 1 September (HL2328), (1) whether thy have now met with the Biometrics and Surveillance Camera Commissioner to discuss the issues raised in the corresponden...

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Williams of Trafford (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2472
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Bereavement Support Payment
Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Supreme Court judgment [2018] UKSC 48, what consideration they have given to providing retrospective Bereavement Support Payment to families where the date of death of a family member was prior to 30 August ...

Asked 16 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2798
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Employment: Older People
Lord Patten
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they take, if any, to encourage those beyond the state pension age to continue in paid employment if they wish to do so.

Asked 14 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2712
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Kickstart Scheme: Job Creation
Baroness Wilcox of Newport
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many jobs have been created by the Kickstart Scheme in (1) England, and (2) each English region.

Asked 9 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2605
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Chemicals: Safety
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to produce an equivalent list to the EU Restricted Substance List for the UK.

Asked 8 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2543
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Financial Services: Taxation
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to amend the tax regime for the financial services sector; and how they intend to provide more clarity on investment screening laws to attract more inward investment.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2520
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for International Trade
Arms Trade: Afghanistan
The Marquess of Lothian
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many arms export licences to Afghanistan they approved in (1) 2020, and (2) 2021; and what was their total financial value.

Asked 10 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Grimstone of Boscobel (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2615
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Tree Planting
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government when they expect to meet their target for planting trees outlined in the Queen’s Speech.

Asked 7 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2496
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Badgers: Pest Control
Lord Beith
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to issue guidance to local authorities about the control of badgers in (1) cemeteries, and (2) burial grounds.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2400
Answered
Lords
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