Parliamentary Questions

  • 25 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Slavery: Prosecutions, Home Office, asked by Lord HyltonTo ask Her Majesty’s Government what information they have about the number of persons brought to justice for trafficking in persons, enslavement, forced prostitution, labour exploitation, and other similar crimes in the last three years, both in the UK and in other jurisdictions.
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  • 24 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre: Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by Kate OsamorTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many detainees held in Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre (a) claim that they are victims of human trafficking and (b) have been identified by the National Referral Mechanism as victims of human trafficking.
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  • 24 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Africa: Asylum, Home Office, asked by Kate OsamorTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what proportion of victims of human trafficking from (a) Benin, (b) Nigeria, (c) Uganda and (d) Zimbabwe who applied for asylum were successful in their application between 2010 and 2015.    
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  • 20 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Business: Slavery, Home Office, asked by Catherine McKinnellTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to paragraph 8.1 of Transparency in Supply Chains etc: A practical guide, published by her Department on 29 October 2015, if she will provide a central database of slavery and human trafficking statements published by each organisation.
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  • 16 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Fisheries, Home Office, asked by Fiona Mactaggart: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps she has taken to ascertain the extent of human trafficking into the fishing industry; and if she will make a statement.
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  • 11 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Slavery: Telephone Services, Home Office, asked by Fiona BruceTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what grant her Department made available to the NSPCC for running the modern slaveryhuman trafficking helpline between July 2014 to June 2015.
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  • 4 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Employment, Home Office, asked by Baroness SuttieTo ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they plan to introduce labour-market wide licensing and enforcement in order to support commitments made in the Modern Slavery Act 2015.
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  • 4 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Slavery, Home Office, asked by Baroness SuttieTo ask Her Majesty’s Government what discussions they have had with business on how labour inspection and enforcement could support implementation of section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015, relating to transparency in the supply chains of commercial organisations.
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  • 2 Nov 2015 - Written Answer - Trafficking and Kidnap Unit, Home Office, asked by Baroness JollyTo ask Her Majesty’s Government how much funding was allocated to theHuman Trafficking and Kidnap Unit of the Metropolitan Police Service in (1) 2012–13, (2) 2013–14, and (3) 2014–15.
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