Parliamentary Questions

  • 30 Oct 2014 -   Written Answers - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by Graham Evans: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Answer of 13 January 2014 to Question 181067, how many identified victims of trafficking who (a) participated and (b) did not participate in criminal proceedings were granted discretionary leave to remain on the grounds of personal circumstances in 2013; and if she will make a statement.
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  • 27 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - EU Immigration, House of Lords, asked by Lord Hylton: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will make proposals for better sharing of the burdens now falling on Malta, Italy and Greece from the flow of refugees and migrants seeking to enter Europe.
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  • 24 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Home Office: Gangmasters, asked by David Hanson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many (a) investigations of and (b) prosecutions for illegal gangmaster activity there have been in each year since 2010.  
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  • 22 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by Diana Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how much funding her Department has allocated for campaigns to promote awareness of human trafficking in the 2014-15 financial year; how much of that funding was spent sponsoring an article in the Daily Mail; and whether her Department has placed sponsored articles placed in any other newspapers.
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  • 22 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking: Convictions, Ministry of Justice asked by Andrew Rosindell: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many people have been convicted for offences related to human trafficking since January 2013.
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  • 21 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking: Victim support scheme, Home Office, asked by Graham Evans: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Answer of 4 February 2014 to Question 902388, how many victims of human trafficking received pre-trial therapy and counselling in accordance with the victims' code service in each of the last three years; what the cost to the public purse was of such therapy; and if she will make a statement.
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  • 21 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Slavery, Home Office, asked by Graham Evans: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what procedures her Department has in place to ensure that reliable victim evidence can be gathered and presented in court during prosecutions for trafficking.
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  • 21 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Slavery, Home Office, asked by Graham Evans: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, who is invited to her Department's Modern Slavery Operation meetings; what the purpose of those meetings is; when the last such meeting was; and if she will place in the Library a copy of the minutes of that meeting.
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  • 17 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by David Hanson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people who entered the UK in 2014 and claimed to have been trafficked were subsequently found to have no leave to remain in the UK.
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  • 17 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by David Hanson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many alleged victims of human trafficking have been deported since 1 May 2013.
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  • 17 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Slavery, Home Office, asked by Graham Evans: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many enquiries were made to the NSPCC Modern Slavery Helpline during August 2014; and how many of those calls were from (a) frontline professionals, (b) members of the public and (c) potential victims of human trafficking and modern slavery; how many enquiries were made to the NSPCC Modern Slavery Helpline during August 2014; and how many of those calls were from (a) frontline professionals, (b) members of the public and (c) potential victims of human trafficking and modern slavery.
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  • 17 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking: Children, Department for Education, asked by Stephen McCabe: To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what work her Department undertakes in partnership with the Home Department to tackle cases of British children being trafficked for sex and labour across borders; and if she will make a statement; what information her Department holds on the number of British children confirmed as having been trafficked for sex and labour outside the UK in each year since 2010.
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  • 16 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Stephen McCabe: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many British children were recorded as having been trafficked for sex and labour in each year since 2010.
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  • 14 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking: Children, House of Lords, asked by Baroness Doocey: what are the differences between the child trafficking advocate pilot being operated by Barnardo’s and the scheme operated by the comparator group; and in which local authority areas the two models will operate.
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  • 14 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking: Children, House of Lords, asked by Baroness Doocey: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether, as part of the child trafficking advocate pilot scheme, they have agreed with Barnardo’s who will adjudicate in the case of a dispute over the course of action required to ensure the child’s best interests.
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  • 13 Oct 2014 - Written Answers - Human Trafficking: Children, House of Lords, asked by Baroness Doocey: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether, as part of the child trafficking advocate pilot scheme, they have agreed specific arrangements on who will provide legal advice to (1) Barnardo’s, and (2) the local authorities in the comparator group.
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