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Coroners and Justice Bill (26 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: I am pleased that the hon. Gentleman has mentioned the seriousness of this part of the Bill. In his view, is it possible that information could be shared between Departments about people's opinions, activities and knowledge, rather than any criminal actions or convictions?

Points of Order (26 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. Have you had a request from any Government Minister to make a statement concerning the BBC's refusal to broadcast the Disasters Emergency Committee appeal for the people of Gaza?

Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Gaming: Licensing (20 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what changes he plans to make to licensing guidelines concerning gaming codes.

Written Answers — Transport: Electrification: Barking (20 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what recent discussions he has had with (a) Network Rail and (b) Transport for London on electrification of the Barking to Gospel Oak section of the North London line.

Olympics: Gaza (19 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: Will the Foreign Secretary ensure that investigations take place immediately into the use of illegal weapons by Israel, with reports of re-bombing of places that it has already bombed with white phosphorus to try to destroy the evidence, and that all evidence will be collected, collated and put before the International Criminal Court so that these war crimes can be properly investigated and...

Bills Presented: Iraq: Future Strategic Relationship (14 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: rose—

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Engagements (14 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: Will the Prime Minister bear it in mind that, in the past three weeks, the Israeli forces have killed 1,000 people in Gaza, 300 of whom were children, and denied medical aid, food and energy and blockaded the people during the past year? These are war crimes. They have committed acts against the people of Gaza that ought to be referred to the International Criminal Court. Will the Prime...

[Mr. Mike Weir in the Chair] — Social Housing (Central London) (14 Jan 2009)

Sarah Teather: ...are on the housing waiting list. One in 10 children in Brent live in temporary accommodation. Nationally, 1.7 million are on council waiting lists. As the hon. Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) has said, the issue is fundamentally one of supply, which is why it is important to tackle the problems that prevent housing associations and councils from meeting targets on affordable...

Written Answers — Defence: Iraq and Afghanistan: Peacekeeping Operations (14 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how much the deployment of armed forces to (a) Iraq and (b) Afghanistan has cost in (i) 2008-09 and (ii) each year since 2003-04; and what projection he has made of the cost in 2009-10.

Point of Order (12 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. You will have seen the large number of Members wanting to take part in the discussion about Gaza. Have you had any representations from the Government to allow a debate in Government time immediately or as urgently as possible on the situation facing the people of Gaza and the Palestinian people as a whole?

Written Answers — Communities and Local Government: Rented Housing (12 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what her Department's latest estimate is of the number of families for each London borough housed in (a) council, (b) housing association and (c) private sector tenancies allocated by local authorities; and what the equivalent figures were for (a) 2006-07 and (b) 2007-08.

Written Answers — Transport: Railways: Electrification (12 Jan 2009)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what consideration has been given by his Department to the electrification of the Barking to Gospel Oak London overground railway line; and if he will make a statement.

Sri Lanka (18 Dec 2008)

Bill Rammell: ...effort from all communities to come together and agree a political package to resolve the underlying issues. To pick up on the point made earlier by my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn), we support the call by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees for an expanded UN monitoring mandate in Sri Lanka. I believe that that could be a constructive...

[Robert Key in the Chair] — Human Rights (18 Dec 2008)

Mike Gapes: ...by my hon. Friend the Member for Hendon (Mr. Dismore). I hope that the Chairman of those debates is as tolerant as you have been. I also thank my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn) for raising the question of migrant workers, which is an cross-cutting issue of human rights that is covered by a number of Committees in the House. We all have a duty to look at that...

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: EU Council/Afghanistan, India and Pakistan (15 Dec 2008)

Jeremy Corbyn: The Prime Minister will be aware that it is now more than seven years since coalition forces were sent to Afghanistan, and he tells us today that there will be a small increase in British forces there until next August. If the situation is unchanged by then, will we have another increase? Is it not time for a complete rethink on the policy towards Afghanistan and are we not just heading down...

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Asylum Seekers (15 Dec 2008)

Jeremy Corbyn: Would the Minister not agree that it might be better to house people in emergency or local accommodation where they are allowed to remain for some time? We all come across cases where asylum seekers are frequently moved, which means that schools for children, access to GP services and other essential services that are required are often simply not available or that the lives of those asylum...

Debate on the Address: Foreign Affairs and Defence (10 Dec 2008)

John Hutton: ...proliferation was raised by several Members, including the right hon. and learned Member for Kensington and Chelsea (Sir Malcolm Rifkind) and my hon. Friend the Member for Islington, North (Jeremy Corbyn), and, towards the end of his remarks, by the hon. Member for Kingston and Surbiton (Mr. Davey). It is true that with the non-proliferation treaty review conference coming up in 2010 we...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Welfare Reform (10 Dec 2008)

Jeremy Corbyn: Has the Secretary of State considered the problem of the high level of private sector rents, particularly in major cities such as London? Families are routinely placed in private rented accommodation by local authorities, where the rents can be as much as £300 to £400 a week, and when people are offered jobs, they cannot afford to take them because they will be considerably worse off. Is he...

[Mr. Roger Gale in the Chair] — Temporary Housing (26 Nov 2008)

Jeremy Corbyn: Does the hon. Gentleman therefore support rent controls for the private sector and capping rents in hostels?

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Diego Garcia: USA (25 Nov 2008)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs when the US lease on the use of part of Diego Garcia for a military base is due for renewal; and what his policy is on whether the lease should be renewed.

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