Questions Tabled for Written Answer Monday 03 March 2014

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Member
Question
Tabled
AQW 31622/11-15
Mr Steven Agnew
(GP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of the Environment whether his Department contends that it is lawful to issue a certificate of lawful use or development (i) without first assessing the environmental effects of the development; and (ii) without assessing the cumulative environmental effects of associated developments within the locality of the development made lawful.

03/03/2014
AQW 31621/11-15
Mr Steven Agnew
(GP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of the Environment whether his Department has assessed the compatibility of Article 83A of the Planning (NI) Order 1991 against the obligations of the EIA Directive (85/337/EEC) as amended.

03/03/2014
AQW 31620/11-15
Mr Steven Agnew
(GP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to AQW 30250/11-15, whether a review of extant permission A/1980/0782 was necessary to comply with his Department's Habitats Regulations; and was such a review undertaken prior to the Department determining that no enforcement action would be taken and that dumping could continue as approved within 10 miles of the River Faughan Special Area of Conservation.

03/03/2014
AQW 31619/11-15
Mr Paul Givan
(DUP - Lagan Valley)
To ask the Minister of Justice whether he will liaise with HMRC to name filling stations caught fraudulently selling illicit fuel.

03/03/2014
AQW 31618/11-15
Mr Steven Agnew
(GP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of the Environment, in relation to his Department's recommendation on 4 February 2014 to approve the retention of deposited waste (application A/2008/0670/F) in the flood plain adjacent to a tributary of the River Faughan Special Area of Conservation, whether tests were carried out by his Department to establish if the waste is inert.

03/03/2014
AQW 31617/11-15
Mr Steven Agnew
(GP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of the Environment whether his Department records the number of trees which are felled each year at the request of public bodies and the number of trees which are planted in their place; and if so, to detail the total number of (i) trees felled; and (ii) replacement trees planted, in each of the last three years.

03/03/2014
AQW 31616/11-15
Mr Gordon Dunne
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of the Environment to detail the average consultation response times, over the last three years, for each district council’s Environmental Health Offices on single wind turbine planning applications by the Planning Service.

03/03/2014
AQW 31615/11-15
Mr William Irwin
(DUP - Newry and Armagh)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development for her assessment of the discovery of an illegal meat plant in the Newry and Mourne area; and to outline the action her Department will take against the people responsible. [Priority Written]

03/03/2014
AQW 31614/11-15
Mr Colum Eastwood
(SDLP - Foyle)
To ask the Minister of Enterprise, Trade and Investment to detail the (i) number of jobs promoted by international investors in the Foyle constituency; (ii) the firms responsible; (iii) grant aid received by those firms; (iv) timescales for the jobs promoted to be created; (v) the number of those jobs created to date; and (vi) the number of jobs that currently exist, for each financial year from 2008/09 to present.

03/03/2014
AQW 31613/11-15
Mr Danny Kinahan
(UUP - South Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Justice how many investigations by internal audit, or other processes, have been conducted by his Department or any other body into the private business activities of an employee of the Forensic Science Service of Northern Ireland (FSNI), since their employment with FSNI.

03/03/2014
AQW 31612/11-15
Mrs Judith Cochrane
(ALL - East Belfast)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to outline (i) the number of patients who have been on the waiting list for urology day procedures within the Belfast Health and Social Care Trust for more than 52 weeks; (ii) the criteria which the Belfast Trust applies in giving Red Flag priority status to urology day procedure patients; (iii) whether additional criteria are used in prioritising those patients whose cases are not given Red Flag status; and (iv) the actions which he will take to ensure that the Belfast Trust responds to concerns raised by local GPs regarding urology day procedure waiting lists.

03/03/2014
AQW 31611/11-15
Lord Morrow of Clogher Valley
(DUP - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to AQW 30547/11-14, when he intends to answer this question which is now overdue.

03/03/2014
AQW 31610/11-15
Lord Morrow of Clogher Valley
(DUP - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to AQW 30881/11-15, under what circumstances his Department would waive legal professional privilege.

03/03/2014
AQW 31609/11-15
Lord Morrow of Clogher Valley
(DUP - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister for Social Development whether Atos Healthcare is seeking to opt out of, or end its contract to provide assessment services for Disability Living Allowance and Employment and Support Allowance benefit applications.

03/03/2014
AQW 31608/11-15
Lord Morrow of Clogher Valley
(DUP - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of the Environment, pursuant to AQW 30315/11-15, when licensing was informed to grant a licence; and who made the decision.

03/03/2014
AQW 31607/11-15
Lord Morrow of Clogher Valley
(DUP - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety how many (i) adults; and (ii) children in each Health and Social Care Trust use a larger than standard wheelchair.

03/03/2014
AQW 31606/11-15
Mr Michael McGimpsey
(UUP - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety how many people have been discharged from the opthamology clinic in the Ulster Hospital in the last twelve months.

03/03/2014
AQW 31605/11-15
Mr Michael McGimpsey
(UUP - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety how many nurses have been employed by each Health and Social Care Trust in each of the last five years.

03/03/2014
AQW 31604/11-15
Mr Paul Frew
(DUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to outline the training available for members of the public in (i) first aid; and (ii) the use of defibrillators; and whether this training qualifies members of the public to become part of a First Responder Defibrillator scheme.

03/03/2014
AQW 31603/11-15
Mr Paul Frew
(DUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to detail (i) the number of First Responder Defibrillator Schemes currently operating; (ii) the areas they serve; and (iii) the funding they receive.

03/03/2014
AQW 31602/11-15
Mr Michael McGimpsey
(UUP - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development to detail the proposals for Posnett Street, Belfast, including the timescale for each.

03/03/2014
AQW 31601/11-15
Mr Paul Frew
(DUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to detail the ambulance response times for (i) Broughshane; (ii) Slemish; (iii) Kells; and (iv) Glenravel electoral wards, broken down by call-out type; and the target response times, broken down by type of call out.

03/03/2014
AQW 31600/11-15
Mr Michael McGimpsey
(UUP - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development to detail the (i) roadworks planned for Belfast in the next twelve months; (ii) the cost of the roadworks; and (iii) the impact on commuters.

03/03/2014
AQW 31599/11-15
Mr Michael McGimpsey
(UUP - South Belfast)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development, in relation to the roadworks on the M1 between Belfast and Lisburn, to detail the (i) reasons for the works; (ii) the cost; and (iii) the impact on commuters. [Priority Written]

03/03/2014
AQW 31598/11-15
Mr Alex Easton
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development whether there are any plans to resurface the footpaths in the Hazelbrook Avenue, Chester Park, Chester Avenue and Shewesbury Drive areas of Bangor.

03/03/2014
AQW 31597/11-15
Mr Alex Easton
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development whether there are any plans to resurface the footpaths in the Morston Park and Morston Avenue areas of Bangor.

03/03/2014
AQW 31596/11-15
Mr Alex Easton
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development to detail the cost of resurfacing the footpaths in Breezemount Estate, Conlig.

03/03/2014
AQW 31595/11-15
Mr Alex Easton
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development for an update on proposed road safety measures for the junction at Newtownards Road and Cotton Road.

03/03/2014
AQW 31594/11-15
Mr Ross Hussey
(UUP - West Tyrone)
To ask the Minister of Justice for his assessment of the High Court Order in relation to the withdrawal of the Home Office Pensions Guidance which has been used to reduce pensions of injured former police officers; and to detail whether he plans to issue similar instructions to the Northern Ireland Policing Board.

03/03/2014
AQW 31593/11-15
Mrs Dolores Kelly
(SDLP - Upper Bann)
To ask the Minister of the Environment how many ministerial appointments to public bodies have been made by his Department since May 2011; and of these, to detail how many were made to (i) males; (ii) females; and (iii) the organisations to which appointments were made.

03/03/2014
AQW 31592/11-15
Mrs Dolores Kelly
(SDLP - Upper Bann)
To ask the Minister for Social Development how many ministerial appointments to public bodies have been made by his Department since May 2011; and of these, to detail how many were made to (i) males; (ii) females; and (iii) the organisations to which appointments were made.

03/03/2014
AQW 31591/11-15
Mrs Dolores Kelly
(SDLP - Upper Bann)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety how many ministerial appointments to public bodies have been made by his Department since May 2011; and of these, to detail how many were made to (i) males; (ii) females; and (iii) the organisations to which appointments were made.

03/03/2014
AQW 31590/11-15
Mrs Dolores Kelly
(SDLP - Upper Bann)
To ask the Minister of Education how many ministerial appointments to public bodies have been made by his Department since May 2011; and of these, to detail how many were made to (i) males; (ii) females; and (iii) the organisations to which appointments were made.

03/03/2014
AQW 31589/11-15
Mrs Dolores Kelly
(SDLP - Upper Bann)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development how many ministerial appointments to public bodies have been made by his Department since May 2011; and of these, to detail how many were made to (i) males; (ii) females; and (iii) the organisations to which appointments were made.

03/03/2014
AQW 31588/11-15
Mr Gregory Campbell
(DUP - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety how many people receiving treatment at Emergency Departments in each acute hospital during 2013 had to wait more than four hours to receive treatment; and what this figure represents as a percentage of the total number of people receiving treatment.

03/03/2014
AQW 31587/11-15
Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of Culture, Arts and Leisure how much has been spent on the current advertising campaign for LĂ­ofa.

03/03/2014
AQW 31586/11-15
Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development to detail the roads in North Down that have been fully resurfaced, in each of the last three years.

03/03/2014
AQW 31585/11-15
Mr Gregory Campbell
(DUP - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister of Justice whether he has held discussions with the Attorney General regarding the "administrative scheme" for on-the-runs; and to detail which Department, under devolution, should have been (a) responsible for such a scheme, and (b) passed information to interested parties about the existence of such a scheme.

03/03/2014
AQW 31584/11-15
Mr Gregory Campbell
(DUP - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development how many traffic attendants were operating in Northern Ireland in (i) 2010; and (ii) 2013.

03/03/2014
AQW 31583/11-15
Mr Gregory Campbell
(DUP - East Londonderry)
To ask the Minister of Enterprise, Trade and Investment to detail (i) how many Credit Unions are currently operating in Northern Ireland; and (ii) how many members are affiliated to each.

03/03/2014
AQW 31582/11-15
Mr Jim Allister
(TUV - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for Social Development for his assessment of the seriousness of problem internet gambling.

03/03/2014
AQW 31581/11-15
Mr Jim Allister
(TUV - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for Social Development how he intends to provide for the licensing and control of internet gambling.

03/03/2014
AQW 31580/11-15
Mr Jim Allister
(TUV - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister for Social Development, pursuant to AQW 30890/11-15, to outline the reasons for the delay in responding to FOI Request DSD/2011-0148.

03/03/2014
AQW 31579/11-15
Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of Finance and Personnel to detail how much of the Dormants Accounts Funding has been spent or allocated to projects in North Down.

03/03/2014
AQW 31578/11-15
Mr Phil Flanagan
(SF - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister for Regional Development whether his Department, or any of its arm's-length bodies, are responsible for providing additional parking arrangements in a Housing Executive owned estate; and whether the policy changes depending on the number of private homes owned within the estate.

03/03/2014
AQW 31577/11-15
Mr Phil Flanagan
(SF - Fermanagh and South Tyrone)
To ask the Minister for Social Development whether his Department, or any of its arm's-length bodies, are responsible for providing additional parking arrangements in a Housing Executive owned estate; and whether the policy changes depending on the number of private homes owned within the estate.

03/03/2014
AQW 31576/11-15
Mr Robin Swann
(UUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety to detail the price range that each Health and Social Care Trust pays private providers for a (i) 15; and (ii) 30 minute home care visit.

03/03/2014
AQW 31575/11-15
Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister for Social Development to detail the number of requests in relation to welfare entitlements in languages other than English in each of the last three years, broken down by language.

03/03/2014
AQW 31574/11-15
Mr Peter Weir
(DUP - North Down)
To ask the Minister of Health, Social Services and Public Safety how much is being spent on the advertising campaign for organ donation.

03/03/2014
AQW 31573/11-15
Mr Jim Allister
(TUV - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Justice what steps he will take to ensure any "comfort letters" issued by the Northern Ireland Office under the administrative scheme, since the date of the devolution of policing and justice powers, are quashed.

03/03/2014
AQW 31572/11-15
Mr Jim Allister
(TUV - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development whether she is considering a legislative change to permit the Horse Racing Fund to receive voluntary contributions, as a means of assisting the industry.

03/03/2014
AQW 31571/11-15
Mr Robin Swann
(UUP - North Antrim)
To ask the Minister of Justice to detail on-the-run letters currently being used in, or being part of, any court cases. [Priority Written]

03/03/2014
AQW 31570/11-15
Ms Maeve McLaughlin
(SF - Foyle)
To ask the Minister of Enterprise, Trade and Investment to clarify the situation in regard to the future of Rigney Dolphin in Derry. [Priority Written]

03/03/2014


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