Parliamentary Questions

  • 13 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Migrant Workers: Domestic Servitude, Home Office, asked by Baroness GoudieTo ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon (HL783), whether they have now considered the judge's remarks made during Taiwo v Olaigbe and another [2016] UKSC 31; if so, what is their assessment of them; and if not, when they plan to do so.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona MactaggartTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, when she plans to roll out the independent child trafficking advocate scheme nationally beyond the early adopter sites; what response she has made to the recommendations of the Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner that a national roll-out should be implemented before the end of the designated second phase trial period if preliminary evaluations are positive; and when she plans to develop the secondary legislation and statutory guidance accompanying that section.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona MactaggartTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, when she plans for a training programme on human trafficking for existing independent advocates to be available to all looked-after children under the Children Act 2004 will commence; which organisation she plans to provide such training; and if she will confirm whether her Department plans to fund that training.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona Mactaggart: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many trafficked children she estimates will receive an advocate in the next phase of trials of the Independent Child Trafficking Advocates Service.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona Mactaggart: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what criteria were used to select Wales, Hampshire and Greater Manchester as the locations for the early adopter sites for the second phase trials of independent child trafficking advocates.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona MactaggartTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the oral contribution of the then Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department of 28 June 2016, Official Report, columns 50-1WH, announcing a new child trafficking protection fund, (a) when that fund will be established, (b) how such funds will be distributed, (c) what types of organisations will be eligible to apply for the fund and (d) whether the fund will be targeted at initiatives taking place in the UK or overseas.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona MactaggartTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what mechanisms there are to monitor and evaluate the outcomes of children who received an independent child trafficking advocate under the 2014-15 trials of such advocates; and how her Department plans to evaluate the planned second phase trials in three early adopter sites of such advocates.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona Mactaggart: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the oral contribution of the then Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department of 28 June 2016, Official Report, columns 50-1WH, announcing a new child trafficking protection fund, (a) when that fund will be established, (b) how such funds will be distributed, (c) what types of organisations will be eligible to apply for the fund and (d) whether the fund will be targeted at initiatives taking place in the UK or overseas.
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  • 8 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking: Children, Home Office, asked by Fiona MactaggartTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what mechanisms there are to monitor and evaluate the outcomes of children who received an independent child trafficking advocate under the 2014-15 trials of such advocates; and how her Department plans to evaluate the planned second phase trials in three early adopter sites of such advocates.
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  • 7 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - International Modern Slavery Fund, Home Office, asked by Frank FieldTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the (a) specific functions and (b) scope of the recently established International Modern Slavery Fund will be.
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  • 5 Sep 2016 - Written Answer - Human Trafficking, Home Office, asked by David AmessTo ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps she is taking to tackle people trafficking.
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