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Written Answers — Home Department: Immigration: Detainees (21 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many (a) adults and (b) children were held in detention under immigration laws in each of the last 12 months.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Western Sahara: Politics and Government (20 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether he has made recent representations to (a) the UN and (b) the Government of Morocco on a referendum on the future Government of the Western Sahara.

Written Answers — Work and Pensions: Housing Benefit: Greater London (19 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (1) what his most recent estimate is of the average (a) private sector rent level and (b) housing benefit paid to claimants in private sector accommodation in the London Borough of Islington for (i) four bedroom, (ii) two bedroom and (iii) one bedroom accommodation; (2) what the average level of (a) private sector rent and (b) housing...

Carers (Identification and Support): Prevention and Suppression of Terrorism (14 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: Is my right hon. Friend aware that no other country in Europe, or indeed North America, that suffers the same kind of concerns as we do has seen fit to go down the road that we have in this country-of having very long periods of detention before charge?

Points of Order (14 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: On a point of order, Mr Speaker. You have made it very clear on a number of occasions that Ministers should make statements to the House first, rather than making them elsewhere. In response to a number of recent questions, the Secretary of State for Defence has refused to say what the outcome of the review of the costs of Trident is and has urged Members to wait until the statement at the...

Oral Answers to Questions — Treasury: Counter-terrorism and Security Powers (13 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: I welcome the review and was slightly surprised that we are still, apparently, going to renew the 28-day provision tomorrow. May I draw the Home Secretary's attention to the fourth area she identified-looking into extending the use of deportations with assurances? Could she give me two assurances: first, that no one will be deported while the review is going on, and secondly, that there will...

Oral Answers to Questions — Education: NHS White Paper (12 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: The Secretary of State has been asked by many Members about the accountability of GPs, and he has not answered. Some £80 billion is to be pumped through GPs, who will then buy in services. Who manages them? Who monitors them? Who checks on what they are doing? Will we get value for money or, as my right hon. Friend the Member for Oldham West and Royton (Mr Meacher) said, will the system in...

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister: Afghanistan (7 Jul 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: This October will be the ninth anniversary of the deployment of British troops into Afghanistan, 300 of whom have died. Thousands of Afghan people have also died, and the war has spread over into Pakistan and is in danger of spreading into other countries as well. What on earth would the Secretary of State say constitutes victory in Afghanistan, before the withdrawal inevitably takes place?

Written Answers — Defence: UK Trade and Investment Defence and Security Organisation (30 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how much his Department was reimbursed by the UK Trade and Investment Defence and Security Organisation under the Service Level Agreement in (a) 2008-09 and (b) 2009-10.

[Mr Mike Hancock in the Chair] (29 Jun 2010)

Andrew Stunell: Okay, I will do my best. Hon. Members will appreciate that it will be difficult to answer in detail the many points that have been raised. I congratulate the hon. Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn), who has been a tireless campaigner for improved housing in London. He does himself an injustice when he describes himself and other hon. Members present as the usual suspects. Housing...

Housing Need (London) (29 Jun 2010)

David Lammy: I congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Islington North (Jeremy Corbyn), who has a long history of bringing to this place for discussion matters on which Opposition Members work as a team. My hon. Friend the Member for Westminster North (Ms Buck)-I hope that she catches your eye, Mr Howarth-also has a long history of bringing such matters to this place. As London MPs, we are not here...

CCTV: G8 and G20 Summits (28 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: The Prime Minister is right to draw attention to the likelihood of deaths in pregnancy in sub-Saharan Africa, but does he not think that the summit was a little bit complacent about the immediate and very serious problem of food shortages throughout that area, and the consequent large migration flows as people desperately seek somewhere to live and something to eat? Is there not a real sense...

Written Answers — Business, Innovation and Skills: UK Trade and Investment Defence and Security Organisation (28 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills what the target market countries of the UK Trade and Investment Defence and Security Organisation (a) were in 2009-10 and (b) are in 2010-11.

Strategic Defence and Security Review (21 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: I thank the Secretary of State for giving way and, like others, I congratulate him on his appointment. In his opening remarks, he said something to the effect that he was going to do away with cold war thinking and look at problems of expenditure in that context. Britain's development of nuclear weapons was entirely a product of the cold war. As I understand it, Britain's possession of...

Oral Answers to Questions — Justice: Saville Inquiry (15 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: I thank the Prime Minister for his statement and the previous Government for having the courage to establish the inquiry in the first place. Will he acknowledge that the inquiry came about only because of very brave campaigning for many years by Irish people, throughout Ireland and over here, who often got much press opprobrium for doing so? I am unclear about what happens next and whether...

[Jim Sheridan in the Chair] (15 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: As we are on the subject of the release of prisoners, does my hon. Friend think that the Palestinian parliamentarians should also be released?

Gaza (15 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: Thank you, Mr Streeter. I apologise for missing the start of the debate and congratulate my hon. Friend the Member for Westminster North (Ms Buck) on securing it. It is extremely important. I have had the good fortune to visit Gaza on five occasions over the past 10 to 12 years, and I was last there with many of my colleagues as part of a European delegation led by my right hon. Friend the...

UK Policy on the Middle East (14 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: Will the Minister give way?

Oral Answers to Questions — Work and Pensions: Afghanistan (14 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: Next year the British and American troops will have been 10 years in Afghanistan. It has cost the lives of hundreds of coalition soldiers and thousands of Afghan people, and the war has spread into Pakistan and created instability in the region. Is the right hon. Gentleman utterly convinced that this strategy of long-term military engagement with Afghanistan is not the cause of future...

Written Answers — Defence: Trident (3 Jun 2010)

Jeremy Corbyn: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what his most recent estimate is of the cost of (a) replacement of the Trident submarine system and (b) the programme for the replacement of the warheads.

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