Parliamentary Questions

  • 24 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking, HM Treasury, asked by Paul BlomfieldTo ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what training is provided to HM Revenue and Customs national minimum wage inspectors on identification and investigation of cases of human trafficking.
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  • 24 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by Sarah ChampionTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps the Government has taken to strengthen its data collection strategy to help combat human trafficking.
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  • 23 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by Kate Osamor: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what recent steps she has taken to tackle human trafficking into the UK at source.
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  • 23 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Females, Home Office, asked by Diana JohnsonTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many women referred to the National Referral Mechanism for trafficking victims were subsequently removed from the UK in each year since 2012.
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  • 23 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Slavery: Compensation, Ministry of Justice, asked by Paul BlomfieldTo ask the Secretary of State for Justice, how many compensation orders were made by HM Courts and Tribunals Service against people convicted of modern slavery offences in each of the last five years; and how much compensation was awarded to victims of modern slavery related to such compensation orders in each of those years.
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  • 14 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Slavery, Home Office, asked by Fiona MactaggartTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the (a) age and(b) gender was of each potential victim recorded on the NSPCC-run modernslavery helpline between July 2014 and July 2015; how many such cases were referred to the police and for what reasons; and how many such callers agreed to a reference to the National Referral Mechanism.
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  • 11 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Aegean Sea: Human Trafficking, Ministry of Defence, asked by Lord HyltonTo ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they have plans to reinforce the Royal Navy's operations in the Aegean Sea in order to save more lives and to arrest more traffickers.
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  • 11 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by Lord McCollTo ask Her Majesty’s Government what processes are in place, and what action they have taken, to ensure that EEA nationals who have made applications for discretionary leave to remain (DLR) as confirmed victims of human traffickingare not considered for administrative removal until a decision has been made about their application for DLR.
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  • 11 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Lancashire, Home Office, asked by Mark HendrickTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many warrants for the purposes of establishing whether women are being trafficked have been excluded by her Department in each local authority in Lancashire in each month in 2015.
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  • 11 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Slavery: Children, Home Office, asked by Baroness DooceyTo ask Her Majesty’s Government how many cases of child labour and child domestic servitude have been recorded by the National Referral Mechanism in the last three years.
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  • 3 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Slavery, Home Office, asked by Tulip SiddiqTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how much funding the Government has allocated to the NSPCC's Modern Slavery helpline in financial year (a) 2014-15 and (b) 2015-16; how many full-time equivalent staff have been employed by that helpline; how many calls the helpline has received; and how much funding the Government plans to allocate to the helpline in 2016-17.
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  • 2 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by Julian KnightTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps the Government is taking to counter people trafficking.  
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  • 22 Mar 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Albania, Home Office, asked by Diana JohnsonTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many Albanian women were referred to the National Referral Mechanism in each year since 2012.
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