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Upcoming Business – Commons: Select Committee (5 November 2014)

Public Accounts: The Management and Removal of Foreign National Offenders. 2:15 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Mark Sedwill, CMG, Permanent Secretary, Home Office, Michael Spurr, Chief Executive, NOMS, Mandie Campbell, Director General, Immigration Enforcement Directorate, Home Office and Deputy Assistant Commissioner Steve Rodhouse, ACPO Lead on Foreign National Offenders

Upcoming Business – Commons: General Committee (5 November 2014)

Fifth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Immigration Act 2014 (Bank Accounts) Regulations 2014, the Draft Immigration Act 2014 (Bank Accounts) (Prohibition on Opening Current Accounts for Disqualified Persons) Order 2014 and the Draft Immigration Act 2014 (Bank Accounts) (Amendment) Order 2014. 2:30 pm; Room 9, Palace of Westminster

Slavery — Question for Short Debate (30 October 2014)

Lord Young of Norwood Green: ...UK and who could be using forced or slave labour, but who are not included here. I do not think that would be right. One question that I do not think has been raised is that of domestic worker visas. Changes to the Immigration Rules were introduced in April 2012 and under the system now in place new domestic workers in private households are able to stay in the UK only for a minimum of six...

Middle East and North Africa — Motion to Take Note (30 October 2014)

Lord Anderson of Swansea: ..., which was formerly the policy. Abroad, Turkey has been less than helpful in combating ISIL and Iran’s nuclear ambitions. Does the European Union wish to move its borders to that volatile region? Given the current sensitivities on immigration, can we seriously look at the free movement of labour from that vast country? Should we not stop and look at some of the...

Refugees and Migrants: Search and Rescue — Statement (30 October 2014)

Lord Bates: ...from the Governments of the European nations—and that is what it has been getting. Since Italy launched its Mare Nostrum operation in October 2013, there has been an unprecedented increase in illegal immigration across the Mediterranean and a fourfold increase in the deaths of those making that perilous journey. The operation has been drawn closer and closer to the Libyan shore as...

Business of the House (30 October 2014)

Angela Eagle: ...the €2 billion bill that the Chancellor forgot to tell him about. And we all know that half his parliamentary party seem content to put our security at risk by plotting to sink the European arrest warrant in a move that his former immigration Minister says would make us the “Costa del Crime”. Yesterday, the Prime Minister promised a vote on the European arrest warrant...

Oral Answers to Questions — Electoral Commission Committee: Refugees and Migrants (Search and Rescue Operation) (30 October 2014) See 5 other results from this debate

James Brokenshire: ...approach from the governments of European nations, and that is what it has been getting. Since Italy launched its Mare Nostrum operation in October 2013, there has been an unprecedented increase in illegal immigration across the Mediterranean and a fourfold increase in the deaths of those making that perilous journey. The operation has been drawn closer and closer to the Libyan shore, as...

Written Answers — Home Office: Surveillance (30 October 2014)

James Brokenshire: ... 2813 2011 4032 2012 5020 2013 6056 The operational directorates of the Home Office obtain communications data for the purpose of preventing and detecting crime as part of immigration and border functions as well as in anti-corruption investigations. In addition, it obtains the data in the interests of public safety and to prevent the escape of lawfully detained...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Ilford (30 October 2014)

Mike Gapes: ...of State for the Home Department, with reference to the representations of the hon. Member for Ilford South of 6 October 2014 on a constituency case, for what reason the Minister of State for Immigration did not reply to those representations; and if she will make a statement.

Written Answers — Ministry of Justice: Prisoners: Transport (30 October 2014)

Andrew Selous: ...for medical escorts are reimbursed by Primary Care Trusts (PCTs). PCTs have the commissioning and funding responsibility for all medical escorts and bedwatches for prisons but exclude Open prisons, Immigration Remand Centres and prisons in Wales. 2. The figure for financial year 2013-14 is extracted from our central accounting code and include costs of hiring transport e.g. taxis,...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Doctors’ List of Patients (30 October 2014) See 1 other result from this answer

Lord Blencathra: To ask Her Majesty’s Government (1) what is the average length of a general practitioner practice list; (2) what has been the level of net immigration since 2000; and (3) what is the number of additional general practitioners they estimate to have been required because of that immigration change since 2000.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Immigration Controls (30 October 2014)

Lord Browne of Belmont: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how much has been spent on immigration security at United Kingdom airports since January 2013.

Written Ministerial Statements — House of Lords: Equality Act 2010: Visas (30 October 2014)

Lord Bates: My hon Friend the Minister of State for Immigration and Security (James Brokenshire) has today made the following Written Ministerial Statement: I am today making a ministerial authorisation under Schedule 3, Part 4, paragraph 17 (4)(a) of the Equality Act 2010. This authorisation may be cited as The Equality (British-Irish Visa Scheme - Indian and Chinese Citizens) Authorisation. The...

Written Ministerial Statements — Home Department: British-Irish Visa Scheme (Indian and Chinese Citizens) (30 October 2014)

James Brokenshire: ...visas to travel to the Republic of Ireland through the UK. I therefore consider the ministerial authorisation to be reasonable, rational, proportionate and necessary for maintaining the integrity of the immigration system. The authorisation shall come into operation on 13 October 2014 and remain in force until 1 December 2014. I am placing a copy of the authorisation in the Library of...

Callum Wark (Sentencing of Foreign Drivers) (29 October 2014)

Andrew Selous: ...foreign national offenders who are sentenced to a period of imprisonment following a criminal conviction. For European economic area nationals, the deportation consideration process takes account of the Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 2006. Deportation will normally be pursued where the person is sentenced to two years’ imprisonment or more, as in this case, or 12...

Scotland: Devolution — Motion to Take Note (29 October 2014)

Baroness Royall of Blaisdon: ...have been the greatest 46 minutes of British sporting history. We felt like a nation at ease with itself and we felt like a country that could achieve anything we set our sights on if only we put our differences aside and worked together. Two years on, that feeling has gone. We have seen a sometimes bitter referendum campaign in Scotland, the debate about Europe and immigration gets more...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (29 October 2014) See 7 other results from this debate

David Cameron: ...he has had rather a lonely week, with the loss of his leader in Scotland, the total shambles in Yorkshire and all the other problems that he has. His next question was, I think, about asylum and immigration. Let me just say that we inherited from Labour a complete and utter shambles: a Department that was not fit for purpose, computer programmes that did not work and an immigration system...

Written Answers — Home Office: Members: Correspondence (29 October 2014)

David Winnick: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if she will arrange for the hon. Member for Walsall North to receive a reply to her letter to the Director General, UK Visas and Immigration of 22 September 2014 on behalf of a constituent, CTS reference M13587.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration Controls (29 October 2014)

David Hanson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many flights into private airfields were unchecked by immigration officers in each year since 2010.

Written Ministerial Statements — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Foreign Affairs Council and General Affairs Council (29 October 2014)

David Lidington: ...the GAC held its second thematic discussion of the implementation of the “Strategic Agenda for the Union in times of change” which focused on freedom, security and justice. Due to the cross-border nature of key challenges facing member states, such as immigration and security, it was agreed that there was scope for the EU to add value in this area. The Italian presidency raised...

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