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Leaving the Eu: the Rural Economy (17 Jan 2017)

Matt Warman: ...a manifesto that said that market towns across the east of England would see huge changes in numbers that would result in serious pressures on public services, and if they had, they might not have won. So, on immigration, which is a key issue in my constituency, I hope one impact of Brexit will be the restoration of some form of the seasonal work visa scheme we had until relatively...

A New Partnership with the EU - Statement (17 Jan 2017)

the Archbishop of York: ...have no intention of turning it into a Christmas tree on which to hang many baubles so that it collapses under the weight of them. Nevertheless, although the Prime Minister referred in her Statement to immigration and to welcoming the brightest and the best, I am surprised that, as a former Home Secretary who worked hard on immigration and the issue of asylum seekers in particular, she...

Leaving the EU: Infrastructure in Wales — [Robert Flello in the Chair] (17 Jan 2017)

Stephen Doughty: ...deregulated tax haven on the fringes of Europe. That is not what I believe the people of Wales voted for. They voted for a strong economy with strong rights. They might have had different views on immigration or the democratic deficit there has been in parts of the EU, but they did not vote for a race to the bottom or for us turning into some sort of Gibraltar or one of our overseas...

New Partnership with the EU (17 Jan 2017)

Anna Soubry: I will continue to campaign for our membership of the single market and to make the positive case for immigration because I believe in the free movement of people from the European Union, but may I make it very clear that I welcome the Prime Minister’s—I nearly said Her Majesty’s—speech and the statement made by the Secretary of State? It is realistic and provides...

Written Answers — Home Office: Ravil Mingazov (17 Jan 2017)

Ben Wallace: We do not routinely comment on individual immigration cases. An application for asylum can only be made by a person who is present in the United Kingdom The transfer of Mr Mingazov from the detention facility is a matter for the US Government.

Written Answers — Home Office: Home Office: Labour Mobility (17 Jan 2017)

Sarah Newton: ...Transformation 2 Crime Policing Group Finance & Strategy 1 HM Passport Office Strategy & Change 1 Customer Digital 1 East & Midlands 1 Wales & SW 1 Nth East 1 International & Immigration Policy Group Independent Chief Inspector of Borders & Immigration 1 Office Security & Counter Terrorism Comms Capabilities Dev Programme...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: Human Trafficking (17 Jan 2017)

Fiona Mactaggart: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many non-British citizens who were conclusively identified as trafficked have received a residence permit since 2010.

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum (17 Jan 2017)

Robert Goodwill: The Home Office publishes figures on the outcome of asylum claims made during each calendar year in table as_06 of the Immigration Statistics release. The Home Office also publishes figures on asylum appeals and determinations, in table as_14_q of the quarterly Immigration Statistics release. A copy of the latest release, Immigration Statistics July to September 2016, is available from...

Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees: Children (17 Jan 2017)

Lord Roberts of Llandudno: ...’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Williams of Trafford on 10 January (HL4287), how many of the 750 children brought to the UK have been transferred under section 67 of the Immigration Act 2016 without reference to the Dublin Regulation.

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Syria (17 Jan 2017)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: The Home Office publishes quarterly figures on the number of asylum seekers housed in dispersed accommodation by country of nationality and UK region in the Immigration Statistics release. These figures do not include those asylum seekers who do not receive Home Office support and who either accommodate themselves or stay with family and friends. In addition for those refugees resettled in...

Scottish Parliament: Scotland’s Future Relationship with Europe (17 Jan 2017)

Fiona Hyslop: ...that was announced today by the Prime Minister, who has chosen to listen to the isolationist Tory Brexiteers and take the path that leads to the hardest of withdrawals. They want to prioritise cutting immigration and the rejection of the European Court over the financial, employment, social and cultural interests of Scotland. More than that, they are putting the interests of the right wing...

Scottish Parliament: Fishing (17 Jan 2017)

Tavish Scott: ...needs people. There are men—on the whole, they are men—on many a Shetland boat from not just the European Union or eastern Europe but other parts of the world. Again, we have no detail on the immigration policy, as Ken Clarke, who was cited in the earlier debate, said on the news just now. If it is a blanket and harsh immigration policy, that will damage the fishing industry...

Courts and Tribunals: Administration Charges - Question for Short Debate (16 Jan 2017)

Lord Beecham: ...the evidence on which the Government based their increase in court fees as “hopeless” and pointed out that they had consulted all of 31 people on the proposal. Sir Ernest Ryder, in charge of employment and immigration tribunals, pointed to the 70% reduction in tribunal applications, which he described as, “an extraordinary position that demands an explanation”....

Brexit: Single Market and Workers’ Rights - Question (16 Jan 2017)

Lord Hamilton of Epsom: ...about calling for the United Kingdom to remain in the single market when that brings with it free movement of labour, and so many of their members voted leave because they were alarmed by unlimited immigration?

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Local Government Finance (16 Jan 2017)

Gill Furniss: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, with reference to the recommendations set out in the Casey Review, if he will ensure that changes in the level of immigration are taken into account in the forthcoming fair funding review on local government finance.

Written Answers — Department for Communities and Local Government: Public Sector: Immigrants (16 Jan 2017)

Marcus Jones: ...from migration, and reflecting locally identified priorities. It also specifically supports action to tackle issues associated with illegal migration, by better enabling local authorities to inform immigration enforcement priorities.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Shai Masot (16 Jan 2017)

Nicholas Soames: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what the immigration status is of Shai Masot.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (16 Jan 2017)

Andrew Gwynne: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps she took to consult stakeholder bodies and the public on developing a sustainable approach to immigration.

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