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Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Antibiotics: Research
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what support they intend to provide for research on the degradation rate of antibiotics used for human use; and what plans they have to use such research to inform antibiotic (1) prescribing, (2) management, and (3) discove...

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 6 January 2021
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL10692
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Africa: Human Rights
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon on 24 November (HL10267), what plans they have to establish an inquiry to address the legacies of African enslavement, in particular (1) Afriphobia, (2) colonisation...

Asked 15 December 2020
Answered 30 December 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11464
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Batteries: Recycling
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to introduce legislation comparable with the proposal by the European Commission to establish a circular economy for all batteries on the European market; and whether any such plans will include require...

Asked 10 December 2020
Answered 23 December 2020
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11341
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Environment Protection: River Lugg
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of reports of ecological damage to the banks of the River Lugg; and what plans they have to prevent similar events occurring elsewhere in England.

Asked 9 December 2020
Answered 23 December 2020
By Lord Goldsmith of Richmond Park (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11273
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Hong Kong: HSBC
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what discussions they have had with HSBC Bank about the freezing of the bank accounts of pro-democracy campaigners from Hong Kong; what assessment they have made of the implications of such practices for the continued eligi...

Asked 9 December 2020
Answered 23 December 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11272
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Avian Influenza: Poultry
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the risk of avian influenza occurring at intensive poultry rearing units compared to the farming of poultry on open field sites; and whether they have identified any need to improve biosecu...

Asked 10 December 2020
Answered 23 December 2020
By Lord Gardiner of Kimble (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11340
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
UN Climate Conference 2021: Travel
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Callanan on 6 August (HL7322), what progress they have made on the travel plan for COP26; and what plans they have (1) to block book trains or carriages, (2) arrange special trains or ...

Asked 10 December 2020
Answered 23 December 2020
By Lord Callanan (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11338
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Motor Vehicles: Advertising
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to ban the advertisement of high-polluting vehicles.

Asked 10 December 2020
Answered 22 December 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11339
Answered
Lords
Question for Home Office
Migrants: Sleeping Rough
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what steps they are taking to ensure that the new Immigration Rules applying from 1 January 2021, including those which make rough sleeping grounds for refusing and cancelling someone’s right to remain in the UK, do not det...

Asked 9 December 2020
Answered 22 December 2020
By Baroness Williams of Trafford (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11271
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Journalism: Public Interest
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to (1) promote, (2) encourage, and (3) support, charitable status for public interest journalism.

Asked 9 December 2020
Answered 22 December 2020
By Baroness Barran (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11270
Answered
Lords
Question for Treasury
Renewable Energy: VAT
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made, if any, of the impact of (1) removing, and (2) reducing the rate to 0 per cent for, VAT on domestic (a) renewable energy installations, and (b) energy efficiency measures, for 10 years on inc...

Asked 10 December 2020
Answered 21 December 2020
By Lord Agnew of Oulton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11337
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Vagrancy Act 1824
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of the campaign by Crisis to repeal the Vagrancy Act 1824.

Asked 9 December 2020
Answered 17 December 2020
By Lord Greenhalgh (Conservative, Life peer)
HL11274
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Coronavirus: Disease Control
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to support behavioural, environmental and social science interventions against COVID-19; and what assessment they have made of investing in such interventions.

Asked 28 October 2020
Answered 15 December 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL9706
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Justice
Peers: Writs of Summons
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many writs of summons were sent to Peers in (1) 2016, (2) 2017, (3) 2018, (4) 2019, and (5) 2020; and how many of those writs were sent to Peers in (a) each region of England, (b) Scotland, (c) Wales, and (d) Northern I...

Asked 26 November 2020
Answered 10 December 2020
By Baroness Scott of Bybrook (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10731
Answered
Lords
Question for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
Saudi Arabia: Human Rights
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the Prime Minister raised (1) human rights issues in Saudi Arabia, including (a) the continued potential use of the death penalty for those who allegedly committed crimes as minors, and (b) the continued detention o...

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 9 December 2020
By Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10690
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Scabies
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have, if any, to make scabies a notifiable disease.

Asked 12 November 2020
Answered 8 December 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL10268
Answered
Lords
Question for Department of Health and Social Care
Antibiotics
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have (1) to encourage, (2) to support, and (3) to enforce, the use of antibiotic consumption data as a public health measure in decisions about (a) trade policy, and (b) the protection of public health.

Asked 25 November 2020
Answered 4 December 2020
By Lord Bethell (Conservative, Excepted Hereditary)
HL10691
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
Local Government: Elections
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made, if any, of plans by the Welsh Government to allow councils to adopt the Single Transferable Vote system for local government elections; and whether they intend to introduce such powers for En...

Asked 19 November 2020
Answered 3 December 2020
By Lord Greenhalgh (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10500
Answered
Lords
Question for Department for Transport
Shipping: Carbon Emissions
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government why they voted to support amendments to International Maritime Organisation rules in relation to limiting the carbon intensity of ships; and what assessment they made, if any, of the potential impact on the climate of these...

Asked 19 November 2020
Answered 3 December 2020
By Baroness Vere of Norbiton (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10499
Answered
Lords
Question for Ministry of Justice
Legal Aid Scheme
Baroness Bennett of Manor Castle
Green Party, Life peer

To ask Her Majesty's Government what plans they have to provide extra support to legal aid practitioners to address additional (1) pressures from remote working, (2) demands from vulnerable clients, and (3) workload from domestic violence cases, during th...

Asked 19 November 2020
Answered 2 December 2020
By Baroness Scott of Bybrook (Conservative, Life peer)
HL10498
Answered
Lords
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