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Commons Hansard for 11 December 2007 (Volume 469)

From the bound volume. Last updated 13 May 2018 at 7.49pm.

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Content for Written Answers.

Written Answers to Questions

Work and Pensions

Children: Maintenance (item number 1) (id 07121144000047)
Christmas (item number 1) (id 07121144000048)
Departmental Conditions of Employment (item number 1) (id 07121144000049)
Departmental Food (item number 1) (id 07121144000050)
Departmental Industrial Disputes (item number 1) (id 07121144000051)
Departmental Manpower (item number 1) (id 07121144000052)
Departmental Official Hospitality (item number 1) (id 07121144000053)
Departmental Pay (item number 1) (id 07121144000054)
Departmental Redundancies (item number 1) (id 07121144000055)
Departmental Visits Abroad (item number 1) (id 07121144000056)
Employment (item number 1) (id 07121144000057)
Employment: Marfan Syndrome (item number 1) (id 07121144000058)
Employment: New Deal Schemes (item number 1) (id 07121144000059)
Incapacity Benefit: Inverness (item number 1) (id 07121144000060)
Incapacity Benefits: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (item number 1) (id 07121144000061)
Job Creation (item number 1) (id 07121144000062)
Jobcentre Plus: Autism Spectrum Disorder (item number 1) (id 07121144000063)
Jobseeker’s Allowance (item number 1) (id 07121144000064)
Lone Parents: Work-Focused Interviews (item number 1) (id 07121144000065)
Minimum Wage (item number 1) (id 07121144000066)
New Deal Schemes (item number 1) (id 07121144000067)
Pensions: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121144000068)
Performance Appraisal (item number 1) (id 07121144000069)
Remploy (item number 1) (id 07121144000070)
Social Fund (item number 1) (id 07121144000071)
Social Security Benefits: Eastbourne (item number 1) (id 07121144000072)
Social Security Benefits: EU Nationals (item number 1) (id 07121144000073)
Staff Survey (item number 1) (id 07121144000074)
Stevenage (item number 1) (id 07121144000075)
Unemployment: Prisoners (item number 1) (id 07121144000076)
Westmorland (item number 1) (id 07121144000077)

Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform

Aviation (item number 1) (id 07121144000078)
Climate Change (item number 1) (id 07121144000079)
Companies House: Disclosure of Information (item number 1) (id 07121144000080)
Departmental Carbon Emissions (item number 1) (id 07121144000081)
Departmental Computers (item number 1) (id 07121144000082)
Departmental Consultants (item number 1) (id 07121144000083)
Departmental Data Protection (item number 1) (id 07121144000084)
Departmental ICT (item number 1) (id 07121144000085)
Departmental Labour Turnover (item number 1) (id 07121144000086)
Departmental Publicity (item number 1) (id 07121144000087)
Departmental Sick Leave (item number 1) (id 07121144000088)
Departmental Visits Abroad (item number 1) (id 07121144000089)
Energy: EU Action (item number 1) (id 07121144000090)
Energy: Meters (item number 1) (id 07121144000091)
Engineering: Manpower (item number 1) (id 07121144000092)
Engineering: Young People (item number 1) (id 07121144000093)
Fuel Poverty (item number 1) (id 07121144000094)
Fuel Poverty: North West Region (item number 1) (id 07121144000095)
Fuel Poverty: Tamworth (item number 1) (id 07121144000096)
Industrial Diseases: Compensation (item number 1) (id 07121144000097)
Insolvency: Fees and Charges (item number 1) (id 07121144000098)
Macfarlan Smith Ltd (item number 1) (id 07121144000099)
National Nuclear Skills Academy: Public Appointments (item number 1) (id 07121144000100)
Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (item number 1) (id 07121144000101)
Nuclear Power Stations (item number 1) (id 07121144000102)
Nuclear Power Stations: Decommissioning (item number 1) (id 07121144000103)
Nuclear Power Stations: Terrorism (item number 1) (id 07121144000104)
Political Levy (item number 1) (id 07121144000105)
Post Offices: Closures (item number 1) (id 07121144000106)
Post Offices: Sussex (item number 1) (id 07121144000107)
Postal Services (item number 1) (id 07121144000108)
Radioactive Materials: Transport (item number 1) (id 07121144000109)
Radioactive Wastes: Waste Management (item number 1) (id 07121144000110)
Railways (item number 1) (id 07121144000111)
Regional Planning and Development (item number 1) (id 07121144000112)
Renewable Energy (item number 1) (id 07121144000113)
Wi-Fi: Public Buildings (item number 1) (id 07121144000114)
Wylfa Power Station (item number 1) (id 07121144000115)

Children, Schools and Families

Academies: Admissions (item number 1) (id 07121183000004)
Academies: Pupil Exclusions (item number 1) (id 07121183000005)
Assessments: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000006)
Building Schools for the Future Programme (item number 1) (id 07121183000007)
Building Schools for the Future Programme: Closures (item number 1) (id 07121183000008)
Children: Disabled (item number 1) (id 07121183000009)
Children: Hyperactivity (item number 1) (id 07121183000010)
Children: Literacy (item number 1) (id 07121183000011)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (item number 1) (id 07121183000012)
City Technology Colleges: Free School Meals (item number 1) (id 07121183000013)
Class Sizes (item number 1) (id 07121183000014)
Curriculum and Standards Framework: Greater London (item number 1) (id 07121183000015)
Education Maintenance Allowance (item number 1) (id 07121183000016)
Education: Expenditure (item number 1) (id 07121183000017)
Education: Gender (item number 1) (id 07121183000018)
Educational Psychology (item number 1) (id 07121183000019)
Foundation Schools (item number 1) (id 07121183000020)
Further Education: Absences (item number 1) (id 07121183000021)
General Certificate of Secondary Education (item number 1) (id 07121183000022)
General Certificate of Secondary Education: Mathematics (item number 1) (id 07121183000023)
General Certificate of Secondary Education: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000024)
Head Teachers: Qualifications (item number 1) (id 07121183000025)
Mathematics and Science: Teachers (item number 1) (id 07121183000026)
National Council for Educational Excellence (item number 1) (id 07121183000027)
Children’s Plan: Primary Education (item number 1) (id 07121183000028)
Primary Education: Admissions (item number 1) (id 07121183000029)
Primary Education: Teachers (item number 1) (id 07121183000030)
Children’s Plan: Public Participation (item number 1) (id 07121183000031)
Pupil Referral Units (item number 1) (id 07121183000032)
Pupils: Accidents (item number 1) (id 07121183000033)
Pupils: Attendance (item number 1) (id 07121183000034)
Pupils: Per Capita Costs (item number 1) (id 07121183000035)
Reading: Teaching Methods (item number 1) (id 07121183000036)
School Leaving (item number 1) (id 07121183000037)
Schools: Biometrics (item number 1) (id 07121183000038)
Schools: Catering (item number 1) (id 07121183000039)
Schools: Closures (item number 1) (id 07121183000040)
Schools: Construction (item number 1) (id 07121183000041)
Schools: Crimes of Violence (item number 1) (id 07121183000042)
Schools: English Language (item number 1) (id 07121183000043)
Schools: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121183000044)
Schools: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000045)
Secondary Education: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000046)
Special Educational Needs (item number 1) (id 07121183000047)
Specialist Schools and Academies Trust National Conference (item number 1) (id 07121183000048)
Studio Schools (item number 1) (id 07121183000049)
Teachers: Labour Turnover (item number 1) (id 07121183000050)
Teaching: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000051)
Youth Unemployment and Training Greater London (item number 1) (id 07121183000052)
Vocational Education: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121183000053)
Young People: Employment (item number 1) (id 07121183000054)
Young People: Unemployment (item number 1) (id 07121183000055)

Treasury

Bank Services (item number 1) (id 07121183000056)
Breast Cancer (item number 1) (id 07121183000057)
Low-carbon vehicles: allowances for businesses (item number 1) (id 07121183000058)
Cancer: Death (item number 1) (id 07121183000059)
Capital Gains Tax (item number 1) (id 07121183000060)
Capital Gains Tax: Private Equity (item number 1) (id 07121183000061)
Child Benefit Office: Pay (item number 1) (id 07121183000062)
Child Benefit: Personal Records (item number 1) (id 07121183000063)
Child Benefit: Pregnant Women (item number 1) (id 07121183000064)
Defence: Expenditure (item number 1) (id 07121183000065)
Departmental Data Protection (item number 1) (id 07121183000066)
Departmental Expenditure (item number 1) (id 07121183000067)
Departmental ICT (item number 1) (id 07121183000068)
Departmental Manpower (item number 1) (id 07121183000069)
Departmental Marketing (item number 1) (id 07121183000070)
Departmental Public Expenditure (item number 1) (id 07121183000071)
Excise Duties: Fuels (item number 1) (id 07121183000072)
Government Departments: Wastes (item number 1) (id 07121183000073)
HM Revenue and Customs (item number 1) (id 07121183000074)
HM Revenue and Customs: Delivery Services (item number 1) (id 07121183000075)
HM Revenue and Customs: Public Appointments (item number 1) (id 07121183000076)
Home Responsibilities Protection (item number 1) (id 07121183000077)
Income Tax: Newcastle upon Tyne (item number 1) (id 07121183000078)
Inheritance Tax (item number 1) (id 07121183000079)
Office of Government Commerce (item number 1) (id 07121183000080)
Pensioners: Income (item number 1) (id 07121183000081)
Registration of Births Deaths Marriages and Civil Partnerships (item number 1) (id 07121183000082)
Revenue and Customs: Data Protection (item number 1) (id 07121183000083)
Tax Evasion (item number 1) (id 07121183000084)
Taxation: Domicil (item number 1) (id 07121183000085)
Taxation: Pensioners (item number 1) (id 07121183000086)
Taxation: Sports (item number 1) (id 07121183000087)
VAT: Nicotine Patches (item number 1) (id 07121183000088)
Video Games: Research (item number 1) (id 07121183000089)
Welfare Tax Credits: Overpayments (item number 1) (id 07121183000090)
Young People: Scotland (item number 1) (id 07121183000091)

Health

Accident and Emergency Departments (item number 1) (id 07121183000092)
Air Ambulance Services (item number 1) (id 07121183000093)
Ambulance Services: Shropshire (item number 1) (id 07121183000094)
Ambulance Services: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000095)
Ambulances: Hygiene (item number 1) (id 07121183000096)
Assura Group (item number 1) (id 07121183000097)
Barking, Havering and Redbridge NHS Trust: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121183000098)
Blood: Donors (item number 1) (id 07121183000099)
Care Homes: Complaints (item number 1) (id 07121183000100)
Care Homes: Inspections (item number 1) (id 07121183000101)
Chan Wheeler (item number 1) (id 07121183000102)
Chase Farm Hospital: Manpower (item number 1) (id 07121183000103)
Chiropody: Greater London (item number 1) (id 07121183000104)
Christmas (item number 1) (id 07121183000105)
Community Hospitals (item number 1) (id 07121183000106)
Dental Services (item number 1) (id 07121183000107)
Departmental Consultants (item number 1) (id 07121183000108)
Departmental Cost Effectiveness (item number 1) (id 07121183000109)
Departmental Data Protection (item number 1) (id 07121183000110)
Departmental Orders and Regulations (item number 1) (id 07121183000111)
Departmental Pay (item number 1) (id 07121183000112)
Departmental Postal Services (item number 1) (id 07121183000113)
Departmental Public Expenditure (item number 1) (id 07121183000114)
Dermatology: Primary Health Care (item number 1) (id 07121183000115)
Emergency Services: Disciplinary Proceedings (item number 1) (id 07121183000116)
English Language (item number 1) (id 07121183000117)
General Practitioners (item number 1) (id 07121183000118)
General Practitioners: Databases (item number 1) (id 07121183000119)
General Practitioners: Greater London (item number 1) (id 07121183000120)
General Practitioners: Publications (item number 1) (id 07121183000121)
General Practitioners: Questionnaires (item number 1) (id 07121183000122)
General Practitioners: Working Hours (item number 1) (id 07121183000123)
Health and Social Care Information Centre (item number 1) (id 07121183000124)
Health Hazards: Asbestos (item number 1) (id 07121183000125)
Health Professions: Conditions of Employment (item number 1) (id 07121183000126)
Health Services (item number 1) (id 07121183000127)
Health Services: Armed Forces (item number 1) (id 07121183000128)
Health Services: EC Accession (item number 1) (id 07121183000129)
Health Services: Foreigners (item number 1) (id 07121183000130)
Health Services: Gloucestershire (item number 1) (id 07121183000131)
Health Services: NHS Direct (item number 1) (id 07121183000132)
Health Services: Private Sector (item number 1) (id 07121183000133)
Health Services: Publicity (item number 1) (id 07121183000134)
Health Services: Reform (item number 1) (id 07121183000135)
Health Services: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000136)
Hillingdon Hospital: Hospital Beds (item number 1) (id 07121183000137)
Hillingdon Primary Care Trust: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121183000138)
Hospital Wards: Closures (item number 1) (id 07121183000139)
Hospitals: Housing (item number 1) (id 07121183000140)
Hospitals: Parking (item number 1) (id 07121183000141)
Medical Equipment (item number 1) (id 07121183000142)
Medical Records: Databases (item number 1) (id 07121183000143)
Midwives: Greater London (item number 1) (id 07121183000144)
NHS Business Services Authority (item number 1) (id 07121183000145)
NHS Direct (item number 1) (id 07121183000146)
NHS Direct: Nurses (item number 1) (id 07121183000147)
NHS Treatment Centres: Cornwall (item number 1) (id 07121183000148)
NHS: Administration (item number 1) (id 07121183000149)
NHS: Data Protection (item number 1) (id 07121183000150)
NHS: Databases (item number 1) (id 07121183000151)
NHS: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121183000152)
NHS: ICT (item number 1) (id 07121183000153)
NHS: Negligence (item number 1) (id 07121183000154)
NHS: Personal Records (item number 1) (id 07121183000155)
NHS: Procurement (item number 1) (id 07121183000156)
NHS: Property (item number 1) (id 07121183000157)
NHS: Reform (item number 1) (id 07121183000158)
NHS: Repairs and Maintenance (item number 1) (id 07121183000159)
Nutrition: Medical Equipment (item number 1) (id 07121183000160)
Obesity (item number 1) (id 07121183000161)
Paramedical Staff: Private Sector (item number 1) (id 07121183000162)
Part IX Drug Tariff (item number 1) (id 07121183000163)
Patient Choice Schemes (item number 1) (id 07121183000164)
Pharmacy: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121183000165)
Prescriptions: Information and Communications Technology (item number 1) (id 07121183000166)
Primary Care Trusts: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121183000167)
Queen’s Hospital Romford: Food (item number 1) (id 07121183000168)
Queen’s Hospital Romford: Private Finance Initiative (item number 1) (id 07121183000169)
Retirement (item number 1) (id 07121183000170)
Social Services: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121183000171)
St. George’s Hospital Hornchurch: Hospital Beds (item number 1) (id 07121183000172)
Surgery: Greater London (item number 1) (id 07121183000173)

Written Answers to Questions

Treasury

Arthritis: Death (item number 1) (id 07121222000034)
Aviation (item number 1) (id 07121222000035)
Bank of England: Public Appointments (item number 1) (id 07121222000036)
Banks: Fees and Charges (item number 1) (id 07121222000037)
Cancer (item number 1) (id 07121222000038)
Civil Servants (item number 1) (id 07121222000039)
Death (item number 1) (id 07121222000040)
Delivery Unit: Academies (item number 1) (id 07121222000041)
Departmental Corporate Hospitality (item number 1) (id 07121222000042)
Departmental ICT (item number 1) (id 07121222000043)
Departmental Manpower (item number 1) (id 07121222000044)
Departmental Opinion Polls (item number 1) (id 07121222000045)
Departmental Orders and Regulations (item number 1) (id 07121222000046)
Departmental Procurement (item number 1) (id 07121222000047)
Departmental Recycling (item number 1) (id 07121222000048)
Departmental Telephone Services (item number 1) (id 07121222000049)
Financial markets (item number 1) (id 07121222000050)
Foreigners: Saudi Arabia (item number 1) (id 07121222000051)
Insurance: Public Participation (item number 1) (id 07121222000052)
International Monetary Fund: Iraq (item number 1) (id 07121222000053)
Meningitis: Death (item number 1) (id 07121222000054)
Northern Rock (item number 1) (id 07121222000055)
Northern Rock: Deutsche Bank (item number 1) (id 07121222000056)
Northern Rock: Finance (item number 1) (id 07121222000057)
Office of Government Commerce (item number 1) (id 07121222000058)
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development: Israel (item number 1) (id 07121222000059)
Private Equity (item number 1) (id 07121222000060)
Revenue and Customs: Data Protection (item number 1) (id 07121222000061)
Self-employed: Herefordshire (item number 1) (id 07121222000062)
Self-employed: Income (item number 1) (id 07121222000063)
Self-employed: Suffolk (item number 1) (id 07121222000064)
Self-employed: Tamworth (item number 1) (id 07121222000065)
Stamp Duties (item number 1) (id 07121222000066)
Strokes: Suffolk (item number 1) (id 07121222000067)
VAT: Fraud (item number 1) (id 07121222000068)
Welfare Tax Credits (item number 1) (id 07121222000069)
Welfare Tax Credits: Telephone Services (item number 1) (id 07121222000070)
Winter: Death (item number 1) (id 07121222000071)
World Customs Organisation (item number 1) (id 07121222000072)
Written Questions (item number 1) (id 07121222000073)

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Transport

Biofuels (item number 1) (id 07121222000150)
Crossrail Line (item number 1) (id 07121222000151)
Departmental Carbon Emissions (item number 1) (id 07121222000152)
Departmental Christmas (item number 1) (id 07121222000153)
Departmental Consultants (item number 1) (id 07121222000154)
Departmental Manpower (item number 1) (id 07121222000155)
Departmental Official Hospitality (item number 1) (id 07121222000157)
Departmental Procurement (item number 1) (id 07121222000158)
Departmental Publicity (item number 1) (id 07121222000159)
Departmental Relocation (item number 1) (id 07121222000160)
Departmental Travel (item number 1) (id 07121222000161)
Departmental Visits Abroad (item number 1) (id 07121222000162)
Fisheries: Compensation (item number 1) (id 07121222000163)
Fishing Vessels (item number 1) (id 07121222000164)
Great Western Trains (item number 1) (id 07121222000165)
Heathrow Airport: Noise (item number 1) (id 07121222000166)
Heathrow Airport: Publicity (item number 1) (id 07121222000167)
Heathrow Airport: Security (item number 1) (id 07121222000168)
Level Crossings: Frinton-on-Sea (item number 1) (id 07121222000169)
Lewes-Uckfield Railway Line (item number 1) (id 07121222000170)
Motor Vehicles: Exhaust Emissions (item number 1) (id 07121222000171)
Newcastle A1 Western Bypass (item number 1) (id 07121222000172)
Oxford-Cambridge Railway Line (item number 1) (id 07121222000173)
Passports: Postal Services (item number 1) (id 07121222000174)
Railway Stations: Greater London (item number 1) (id 07121222000175)
Railway Stations: Reading (item number 1) (id 07121222000176)
Railways: Consultants (item number 1) (id 07121222000177)
Railways: Fares (item number 1) (id 07121222000178)
Railways: Franchises (item number 1) (id 07121222000179)
Railways: Land (item number 1) (id 07121222000180)
Railways: Public Holidays (item number 1) (id 07121222000181)
Railways: Southampton (item number 1) (id 07121222000182)
Railways: Standards (item number 1) (id 07121222000183)
Renewable Transport Fuel Obligation (item number 1) (id 07121222000184)
Roads: Rural Areas (item number 1) (id 07121222000185)
Roads: West Midlands (item number 1) (id 07121222000186)
Rolling Stock: Expenditure (item number 1) (id 07121222000187)
South West Trains: Rolling Stock (item number 1) (id 07121222000188)
Southeastern Railway Company: Franchises (item number 1) (id 07121222000189)
Southeastern Railway Company: Public Participation (item number 1) (id 07121222000190)
Transport Act 1981 (item number 1) (id 07121222000191)
Transport: Exhaust Emissions (item number 1) (id 07121222000192)
West Coast Railway Line: Rolling Stock (item number 1) (id 07121222000193)

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