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Written Question: Student Immigration System

Question:
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will commission an independent review of the (a) adequacy, (b) cost effectiveness and (c) effect on the diversity of students of credibility interviews within the student immigration system. (209352)

Written Question: Loan Charges

Question:

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he has taken to ensure that those affected by the 2019 loan charge are not forced into bankruptcy by the repayments. (200150)

Tabled on: 07 December 2018

Answer - Mel Stride:

Written Question: Fraud Risk from Information on Companies House

Question:

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he has taken to reduce the risk of fraud from the availability of personal information on the Companies House database. (200149)

Tabled on: 07 December 2018

Written Question: Intelligence-led Enforcement of the Pet Travel Scheme

Question:

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment his Department has made of the effectiveness of the newly-established intelligence-led approach to the enforcement of the Pet Travel Scheme. (195123)

Tabled on: 23 November 2018

Written Question: Loan Charges

Question:

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate his Department has made of the number of people in the Aberdeen South constituency affected by the 2019 Loan Charge. (195124)

Tabled on: 23 November 2018

Answer - Mel Stride:

Written Question: Pet Travel Scheme

Question:

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many seizures have taken place in relation to abuse of the Pet Travel Scheme in 2018. (195122)

Tabled on: 23 November 2018

Answer - David Rutley:

Written Question: Puppy Smuggling

Question:

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many reports of illegally imported puppies the Animal and Plant Health Agency have been called out to in 2018. (195121)

Tabled on: 23 November 2018

Answer - David Rutley:

Written Question: Shipbuilding Industry in Scotland

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland, whether his Department has made an assessment of the economic contributions of Ministry of Defence contracts to the shipbuilding industry in Scotland. (127490)