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Results 101–120 of 750 for windrush

Definition of Islamophobia (16 May 2019)

John Hayes: ...(Mr Lammy) —he is another friend of mine, in the personal rather than the parliamentary sense—knows of my support for him when he, quite rightly, boldly and bravely, raised the issue of Windrush. The Government were undoubtedly in the wrong, he was in the right, and his star rose as a result. But he did not do it for that reason; he did it in the cause of justice, and once again I...

Written Answers — Home Office: Windrush Generation: Compensation (13 May 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will make it his policy to ensure that Windrush compensation scheme payments will not be taken into account in eligibility assessments for means-tested benefits.

Commonwealth Personnel in the Armed Forces — [Mr Virendra Sharma in the Chair] (8 May 2019)

Tobias Ellwood: ...support unit, which is so critical. Hon. Members touched on matters that are not the purview of the Ministry of Defence, which I think is recognised—for example, the Home Office has responded to Windrush. I hope he recognises that I cannot respond to such questions. I will do my best to answer some of them in the time we have. If I cannot, I commit to writing to hon. Members with the...

Overseas Students: English Language Tests (30 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: ...action has been taken. Does the Minister appreciate the urgency of this issue? Thousands of students are living in limbo, unable to work or study while they attempt to clear their names. The Windrush scandal exposed a culture of disbelief in the Home Office, motivated by removal targets rather than careful consideration of cases. We were promised a culture change, yet the Home Office is...

Written Answers — Home Office: Home Office: Data Protection (29 Apr 2019)

Lord Kennedy of Southwark: ...'s Government what steps they are taking to ensure that the data breaches by the Home Office which led to the sharing of personal data of applicants for settled status and of applicants for the Windrush Compensation Scheme do not recur.

Business of the House (25 Apr 2019)

Ellie Reeves: Following the Windrush scandal, my constituent was plunged into financial difficulties. He was unable to see his father before he died because he could not afford the return flight to Barbados. He spent the last of his money on a one-way ticket to attend the funeral, but he is now stranded there. His request for an exceptional payment has rolled on for months while he has been plunged into...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (25 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Answers of 4 April 2019 to Questions 239289 and 239288 on Immigration: Windrush Generation, and with reference to page 8 of the December update submitted to the Home Affairs Select Committee on the work of the Department in connection with Windrush, if he will publish figures on the outcome of the over 1000 cases...

Written Answers — Home Office: Windrush Generation: Criminal Records (25 Apr 2019)

David Lammy: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people of the Windrush generation have been refused UK citizenship in each year since 2010 as a result of having a criminal record.

Written Answers — Home Office: Deportation: West Africa (12 Apr 2019)

Caroline Lucas: ...remain in the UK; how many of those granted leave to remain were referred under the National Referral Mechanism for the identification of victims of trafficking; how many people have contacted the Windrush taskforce; and of those granted leave to remain, on what basis was that immigration status granted.

Business of the House (11 Apr 2019)

Meg Hillier: We have seen the scandal of Windrush and, in Hackney, we have thousands of Commonwealth citizens who are likely to be affected. Some 41,000 European citizens are going through the immigration process and there are increasing problems with entrepreneur and spouse visas. Is it not time we had a proper debate in Government time about the functioning, or mis-functioning, of the Government’s...

Voter Id Pilots (10 Apr 2019)

Cat Smith: ...have warned that voter ID will have a disproportionate impact on voters from ethnic minority communities, older people, trans people and disabled people. Has the Minister failed to notice the Windrush scandal, which demonstrated that it can be more difficult for some communities to provide official documentation than for others? We all know that voter ID will have significant ramifications...

Windrush Compensation Scheme (9 Apr 2019)

David Lammy: (Urgent Question): To ask the Home Secretary if he will make a statement on the Windrush compensation scheme.

Un International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (8 Apr 2019)

Ian Austin: ...by the British National party or the English Defence League. I have stood up for constituents in Dudley who, like people elsewhere in the country, were victimised because they were part of the Windrush generation. This is also the anniversary, almost to the day, of when Britain’s Jewish community came together in the square across the street to protest against racism in the Labour party....

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (8 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether people who have applied more than once for citizenship will be refunded fees for all applications through the Windrush compensation scheme.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (8 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, if he will publish all responses to the Windrush compensation scheme consultation.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (8 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how he plans to define serious criminality when determining whether to reduce or withhold an award under the Windrush compensation scheme.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (8 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether each apology issued under the Windrush compensation scheme will be accompanied by a payment.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (8 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether (a) claimants will be charged for calls to the Windrush compensation scheme helpline and (b) Home Office employees will staff that phone line.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Windrush Generation (8 Apr 2019)

Afzal Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, which independent third party organisation will provide assistance to claimants of the Windrush compensation scheme.


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