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Immigration Update - Statement ( 1 May 2024)

Lord Dodds of Duncairn: ...Minister and your Lordships will be aware of the frequent denunciations of the Government’s policy on immigration by Irish politicians. Indeed, members of the Irish Government have denounced the Rwanda policy in very derogatory terms. Yet, having done so, they now seek to return to the UK those who say they are fleeing the UK because of the Rwanda policy. It is one of the many ironies of...

Scottish Parliament: Women’s State Pensions (Compensation) ( 1 May 2024)

Christine Grahame: ..., as the moving finishing line of the retirement age has left and will leave many in financial difficulties. The recent announcement that a failed asylum seeker who volunteered to be transported to Rwanda was given £3,000 in cash and had other expenses paid puts that in even more context, showing what a slap in the face that recommended compensation level is to the WASPI women. ...

Immigration Update ( 1 May 2024)

Tom Pursglove: ...was down by 28%—and this is just the start; most of our changes have only just come into force. Meanwhile, we remain committed to stopping the boats. Following Royal Assent for the Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Act 2024 and the ratification of our treaty with Rwanda, we can operationalise our plan to relocate illegal migrants to Rwanda. Rwanda is a safe country that has...

Prime Minister: Engagements ( 1 May 2024)

Jonathan Gullis: We can see the Rwanda deterrent is working, and we have now deported our first illegal migrant, but, unsurprisingly, Labour just does not care. The shadow Home Secretary is busy posing for pics encouraging more boats to come over. The leader of the Labour party has said he would cancel the Rwanda flights. He took the knee when signing letters stopping us deporting foreign national offenders...

Written Answers — Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Srebrenica: Genocide ( 1 May 2024)

Alicia Kearns: To ask the Deputy Foreign Secretary, whether he plans to support the draft UN resolution tabled by Rwanda, Germany and Bosnia and Herzegovina on declaring 11 July as an international day of reflection and remembrance of the Srebrenica genocide.

2. Business Statement and Announcement (30 Apr 2024)

Jane Hutt: ..., we want to have that welcome. But can we just start by expressing our condolences for the recent tragic loss of life in the English Channel? And despite UK Government claims, the Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Bill will do nothing to stop these perilous journeys. It's fundamentally clear that what we need are sufficiently safe and legal routes to protection in the UK, and...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Ministerial Statements: North/South Ministerial Council: Plenary Meeting (30 Apr 2024)

Gerry Carroll: A lot of anti-migrant and anti-asylum seeker rhetoric has been whipped up, particularly in the past few weeks. What discussions, if any, took place at the NSMC about the detested Rwanda scheme or any other anti-asylum seeker scheme of the British Government or the Irish Government? Will the First Minister commit to raising at the next meeting her opposition to that rotten scheme and all the...

Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office: Illegal Migration: International Co-operation (30 Apr 2024)

Nicholas Fletcher: ...agreement with Albania, which has considerably reduced the number of illegal immigrants crossing by small boats, does the Minister believe that more of these agreements are necessary, alongside our Rwanda policy?

Northern Ireland Assembly: Oral Answers to Questions — The Executive Office: Open Border (29 Apr 2024)

Michelle O'Neill: ...enjoy the free movement of people across our islands. To make a more political point as opposed to a point from an Executive Office point of view, Ireland cannot become a casualty of the horrific Rwanda legislation that the Tories have decided to railroad through. I am clear about that. It is a disgraceful policy that serves the needs of nobody. Given the issues that have arisen over the...

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Rwanda (29 Apr 2024)

Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many initial reception centres in Rwanda are ready to accommodate individuals deported under the UK-Rwanda treaty; and what the maximum number of people those centres can accommodate is.

Commonwealth Parliamentary Association and International Committee of the Red Cross (Status) Bill (26 Apr 2024)

Nickie Aiken: ..., the Standing Orders and my experience on the Procedure Committee. What a week to be discussing the procedures of Parliament. It was fortunate that I was able to use a certain Act, the Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Act 2024, which we saw this week with its extended ping-pong, to demonstrate how the UK Parliament works in practice.

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Rwanda (26 Apr 2024)

Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many case workers in the UK have received training to manage and process the deportation of individuals seeking asylum to Rwanda.

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Rwanda (26 Apr 2024)

Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what legal assistance will be available in Rwanda to asylum seekers relocated under the UK-Rwanda treaty.

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Rwanda (26 Apr 2024)

Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many detention spaces are available for people seeking asylum who are due to be deported to Rwanda.

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Rwanda (26 Apr 2024)

Diana R. Johnson: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many field visits the Monitoring Committee of the Migration and Economic Development Partnership has conducted in (a) the UK and (b) Rwanda in (i) 2024, (ii) 2023 and (iii) 2022.

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Rwanda (26 Apr 2024)

Nadia Whittome: ...the Home Department, [2023] UKSC 42 on appeal from [2023] EWCA Civ 745, for which judgment was passed on 15 November 2023 and (d) other court cases relating to individual appeals against removal to Rwanda.

Defence Spending - Statement (25 Apr 2024)

Baroness Smith of Newnham: ...whether it was not simply part of the Prime Minister working his way up to a general election, because every day this week we seemed to have a new announcement, whether it was flights going to Rwanda or the commitments to defence. While on Rwanda we might disagree, on defending Britain we do not disagree at all that it is vital. In that sense, the Statement is welcome. I have a few...

Points of Order (25 Apr 2024)

Alison Thewliss: On a point of order, Madam Deputy Speaker. Now that you have indicated Royal Assent to the Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Act 2024, have you been given any indication by the Government as to whether they will make a statement to the House on when they intend to send people to Rwanda, which people they intend to send to Rwanda, and what will happen to the tens of thousands of people...

Royal Assent (25 Apr 2024)

Royal Assent was notified for the following Acts: Pedicabs (London) Act, Safety of Rwanda (Asylum and Immigration) Act, Investigatory Powers (Amendment) Act.

Business of the House (25 Apr 2024)

Lucy Powell: guarantee that banning section 21 evictions will ever happen. Is it any wonder that the Renters Reform Coalition has pulled its support for the Bill? Despite the Government finally passing their Rwanda legislation, it has emerged that around 100,000 illegal migrants will languish in hotels at the taxpayers’ expense in perpetuity, unable to be removed or even processed because of the...

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