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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Pakistan: Diplomatic Relations
Lord Naseby
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many times the UK Minister responsible for Pakistan made contact with the Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs envoy to Afghanistan in (1) June, (2) July, and (3) August.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2444
Answered
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Motor Vehicles: Exhaust Emissions
Lord Berkeley
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure a zero emission vehicle mandate could be implemented with enough time to incentivise investment in zero emission vehicles and the charging industry before 2030.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2402
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Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Electric Vehicles: Finance
Lord Berkeley
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the potential investments required in the electric vehicle manufacturing and charging industry in response to the introduction of a zero emission vehicle mandate.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2401
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Question for Home Office
Fraud
Baroness Ritchie of Downpatrick
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made of the amount of financial fraud in the UK.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Williams of Trafford (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2450
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Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Cats and Dogs: Tagging
Lord Goodlad
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, for future legislation of the micro-chipping of (1) dogs, and (2) cats.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2415
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Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Dogs: Licensing
Lord Goodlad
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to give Local Authorities a legal obligation to enforce the dog licensing regulations.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2414
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Afghanistan: Diplomatic Service
Lord Naseby
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government why Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan was changed in June.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2445
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Question for Ministry of Defence
HMS Diamond
Lord West of Spithead
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the status of HMS Diamond.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 21 September 2021
By Baroness Goldie (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2465
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Question for Department for Transport
Large Goods Vehicle Drivers: Females
Lord Storey
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the recent finding that only one per cent of HGV drivers are female; and what plans they have to address this situation.

Asked 14 September 2021
Answered 20 September 2021
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2720
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Israel: Palestinians
Lord Hylton
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ask the government of Israel (1) to freeze settlement building in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, (2) to enable the development of Palestinian-owned land in Area C, and (3) to increase trade an...

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 20 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2432
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Israel: Palestinians
Baroness Sheehan
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of comments by the Prime Minister of Israel in an interview with The New York Times, published on 24 August, that he will oppose the creation of a Palestinian state and expand Israeli settleme...

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 20 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2458
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Gaza: Israel
Lord Hylton
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the increased cross-border fighting in Gaza; and what representations they have made to the government of Israel to prevent any escalation and ensure adequate living conditions for the loca...

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 20 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2431
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Question for Ministry of Justice
Prison Accommodation: Mother and Baby Units
Baroness Jones of Moulsecoomb
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what estimate they have made, if any, of how many additional spaces will need to be provided in Mother and Baby Units as part of the work to build 500 new places for (1) women, and (2) trans men, in prison.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 20 September 2021
By Baroness Scott of Bybrook (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2435
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Question for Department for Transport
Large Goods Vehicle Drivers: Driving Tests
Lord Allen of Kensington
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to reduce the wait time for Category C + E driving tests.

Asked 14 September 2021
Answered 20 September 2021
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2680
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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Tunisia: Politics and Government
Lord Hylton
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they will take in response to the president of Tunisia's suspension of the Tunisian parliament, including the immunity of its members.

Asked 6 September 2021
Answered 20 September 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL2430
Answered
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