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Question for Treasury
Cryptocurrencies: Regulation
Lord Taylor of Warwick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of a report by TheCityUK Cryptoassets: Shaping UK regulation for innovation and global leadership', published on 25 May; and what steps they are taking to encourage crypto-based innovation in ...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL821
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Financial Services: Carbon Emissions
Baroness Hayman
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Greenpeace UK and WWF-UK report The Big Smoke, published on 26 May, what assessment they have made of the recommendation that legislation should be introduced before COP26 to require all UK-regulated financi...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL745
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Cryptocurrencies: Environment Protection
Lord Mendelsohn
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the level of energy use in the mining of Bitcoin, as identified by the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index; and what steps they will take to address the environmental harms of c...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL789
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Cryptocurrencies: Environment Protection
Lord Mendelsohn
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether (1) the Cryptoasset Taskforce, or (2) any government department, collects or collates data on the environmental impact of cryptocurrencies; and if so, when any such data will be published.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL788
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Bitcoin: Energy
Lord Mendelsohn
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the establishment of the Bitcoin Mining Council, what steps they will take (1) to encourage the use of renewable power and sustainable Bitcoin mining, and (2) to monitor the effectiveness of the Council.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 16 June 2021
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL787
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Reclaim Fund
Lord Blunkett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what (1) guidance, or (2) directions, they have given to the Reclaim Fund about the priorities for the allocation of its funding; and what, if any, requirements that organisation must observe in the allocation of funding.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 15 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL711
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Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Reclaim Fund
Lord Blunkett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the process for organisations applying for funding from the Reclaim Fund; whether organisations are required to set out in their applications the geographical regions in which any funding will be spent; and whether ...

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 15 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL713
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Reclaim Fund
Lord Blunkett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how much of the funding distributed by the Reclaim Fund has been spent in each region of England by each of the organisations funded by the Reclaim Fund.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 15 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL712
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Defence
Ajax Vehicles: Procurement
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to publish unredacted the report of the Infrastructure and Projects Authority into the Ajax Armoured Vehicle programme.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 15 June 2021
By Baroness Goldie (Conservative, Life peer)
HL769
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Defence
Ajax Vehicles: Procurement
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assurances they have received from General Dynamics over (1) the overall cost of the Ajax Armoured Vehicle programme, and (2) the delivery of fully operational equipment under this programme.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 15 June 2021
By Baroness Goldie (Conservative, Life peer)
HL770
Answered
Lords
Question for The Senior Deputy Speaker
Hereditary Peers: By-elections
Lord Grocott
Labour, Life peer

To ask the Senior Deputy Speaker what plans he has to arrange for media access to the counts for by-elections of hereditary peers.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Non-affiliated, Life peer)
HL742
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
High Speed 2 Railway Line: Railway Stations
Lord Berkeley
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government for what reasons the estimated cost of the West Midlands HS2 station has increased to £370 million.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL705
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Internet: Safety
Lord Roberts of Llandudno
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to publish an online media literacy strategy.

Asked 9 June 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL966
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Travel: Quarantine
Baroness Randerson
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what inspections they are undertaking on the (1) quality, and (2) standards, of accommodation and services provided in hotels contracted to provide quarantine facilities for passengers arriving from countries on the red lis...

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL629
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Medical Treatments: Technology
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the discount rates applied to health technology assessments are being included in the review by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence of health technology assessment methods.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL751
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Medical Treatments: Innovation
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what date they plan to launch the Innovative Medicines Fund.

Asked 7 June 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL752
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Travel: Quarantine
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether staff working in facilities being used for travel quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic are subject to mandatory, regular tests for COVID-19 infection; and whether such staff are restricted to working only in such...

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL600
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Coronavirus: Vaccination
Lord Mendelsohn
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment (1) ministers, (2) the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation, (3) the Chief Medical Officer, and (4) the Chief Scientific Officer, have made of the study 'Safety and immunogenicity of one versus tw...

Asked 11 May 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL70
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Venezuela: Humanitarian Aid
The Marquess of Lothian
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the current humanitarian situation in Venezuela; and what steps they are taking to contribute to the improvement of the lives of Venezuelan citizens.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL666
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Zimbabwe: Pensions
Lord Goodlad
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had this year with the government of Zimbabwe about pension arrears owed to former Crown servants; and what was the outcome of those discussions.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 14 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL658
Answered
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