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Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Myanmar: Arms Trade
The Lord Bishop of Worcester
Bishops, Bishops

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to table a UN Security Council Resolution to secure a comprehensive global arms embargo on Myanmar.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL594
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Myanmar: Association of Southeast Asian Nations
The Lord Bishop of Worcester
Bishops, Bishops

To ask Her Majesty's Government what representations they are making to governments of ASEAN-member states to implement the conclusions agreed at the ASEAN emergency summit on Myanmar on 24 April.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL595
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Birds: Trapping
Lord Hylton
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what evidence they have received that organised and violent criminals are involved with bird trapping in Cyprus, especially in the Sovereign Base Areas.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL570
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Birds: Gun Sports and Trapping
Lord Hylton
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps have been taken since 2004 to reduce, and if possible eliminate, the (1) trapping, and (2) shooting, of migrating birds in the Sovereign Base Areas in Cyprus, in particular since the Larnaca Declaration of 2011.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL569
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Neonicotinoids and Pesticides: USA and Australia
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, what assessment they have made of (1) the use of paraquat in agriculture in the United States of America and Australia, and (2) the use of neonicotinoids in Australia; and what consideration they will give to the use of su...

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Lord Benyon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL575
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Kickstart Scheme
Baroness Wilcox of Newport
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many (1) women, and (2) men, have started Kickstart jobs.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL693
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Kickstart Scheme
Baroness Wilcox of Newport
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many people who have started jobs through the Kickstart scheme were (1) black, (2) Asian; (3) other ethnic minority, and (4) white.

Asked 27 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL692
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Local Government: Meetings
Lord Mann
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, while national COVID-19 restrictions remain in force, what powers local councils have to ensure that all those who attend council meetings have tested negative for COVID-19 before they are permitted entry.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Lord Greenhalgh (Conservative, Life peer)
HL578
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Local Government: Meetings
Lord Mann
Non-affiliated, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what financial support they will give to local councils to enable them to safely comply with the Government's guidance on returning to holding council meetings in public.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 9 June 2021
By Lord Greenhalgh (Conservative, Life peer)
HL577
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Welfare Tax Credits: Overpayments
Baroness Lister of Burtersett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how much it would cost to write-off overpayment tax credit debt accrued by Universal Credit claimants (1) in total, and (2) for the time periods of (a) 12 months and under, (b) 12 months to under 36 months, (c) 36 months an...

Asked 11 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL55
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Food Banks
Baroness Lister of Burtersett
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Stedman-Scott on 13 February 2020 (HL1489), when they expect to publish their literature review of the factors driving the use of food banks.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL509
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Education
Home Education
Baroness Cavendish of Little Venice
Crossbench, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the figures published by the Association of Directors of Children’s Services on 23 November 2020 which show that 19,510 children have been removed from school registers since the start of t...

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Baroness Berridge (Conservative, Life peer)
HL560
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Pension Credit
Baroness Altmann
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to increase take-up of Pension Credit and reduce pensioner poverty, especially for older women.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL551
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
China: Press Freedom
Baroness Goudie
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 29 April (HL15288), what assessment they have made of the risks faced by journalists reporting on human rights violations in China.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL492
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Deep Sea Mining: British Overseas Territories
Lord Jones of Cheltenham
Liberal Democrat, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have the power to issue deep sea mining licences in UK Overseas Territories’ waters; and if so, whether they plan to issue any such licences.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL501
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Work and Pensions
Workplace Pensions: Standards
Baroness Altmann
Conservative, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they currently impose, or intend to impose, any penalties on (1) employers, (2) scheme trustees, (3) pension providers, or (4) employer advisers, if automatic enrolment scheme members are contributing to a pension s...

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Baroness Stedman-Scott (Conservative, Life peer)
HL548
Answered
Lords
Question for Home Office
HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services: Northern Ireland
Lord Rogan
Ulster Unionist Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how the legal powers of Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services differ in relation to Northern Ireland compared to Great Britain.

Asked 24 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Greenhalgh (Conservative, Life peer)
HL532
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Neonicotinoids
Lord Stevenson of Balmacara
Labour, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the responses by Lord Benyon on 25 May (HL Deb, cols 890–3), whether the evidence they used to ban the use of neonicotinoid pesticides in 2018 has changed; and, if so, (1) whether this has led to a change of pol...

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Benyon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL637
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Agriculture and Environmental Land Management Scheme
Lord Carrington
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they will update the Impact Assessment conducted by DEFRA in 2018 now that more is known about the Agriculture Transition Plan and Environmental Land Management Schemes.

Asked 25 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Lord Benyon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL559
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Performing Arts: EU Countries
The Earl of Clancarty
Crossbench, Excepted Hereditary

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they intend to hold, if any, with the EU concerning the effect of challenges with cabotage on the ability of performing artists based in the UK to conduct tours in the EU.

Asked 26 May 2021
Answered 8 June 2021
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL611
Answered
Lords
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