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Merchant Shipping (Homosexual Conduct) Bill: Homosexual acts in the merchant navy: repeals (24 Mar 2017)

Philip Davies: ...of English law: someone can only be guilty of crime if he commits an act which the law expressly, and certainly, forbids at the time he does it. Where, for example, the trial judge held that certain penal provisions of the Immigration Act 1971 had retrospective effect, the conviction was quashed. The European Convention on Human Rights, prohibits not only the legislative creation of...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (24 Mar 2017)

David Lammy: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many people with dependants who have been granted leave to remain in the UK had a no recourse to public funds condition attached to their leave in (a) 2014-15 and (b) 2015-16.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (24 Mar 2017)

David Lammy: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what estimate she has made of the cost of staff time for casework within her Department to review applications for a change of conditions of leave granted on the basis of family or private life.

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (24 Mar 2017)

David Lammy: To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many requests were made to her Department for a change of conditions of leave were approved in lifting the no recourse to public funds condition to the applicants conditions of leave in (a) 2014-15 and (b) 2015-16.

Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees (24 Mar 2017)

Robert Goodwill: ...and this includes assessing whether there have been significant changes in country conditions or personal circumstances, which means that an individual no longer needs our protection. UK Visas & Immigration already have a dedicated resource in place to undertake safe return reviews when considering settlement applications from those granted refugee status or humanitarian protection.

Social Mobility Commission: State of the Nation Report (23 Mar 2017)

Nicky Morgan: ..., I have been studying the Louise Casey review of opportunity and integration. We are awaiting the Government response to it. It is a fascinating report, in which she says that integration is a key part of a successful immigration policy. I do not think we have used the word “integration” in our immigration discussions enough. I do not expect the Minister to respond to that...

EU Membership: UK Science - Motion to Take Note (23 Mar 2017)

Lord Prior of Brampton: ...our nation better still. If we are to win in the global marketplace, we must win the global battle for talent. Britain has always been one of the most tolerant and welcoming places on the face of the earth. It must and it will remain so”. We should not confuse our rightful desire to have control of our immigration policy with a policy that is anti people coming into this country. The...

Syrian Refugee Crisis — [Graham Stringer in the Chair] (23 Mar 2017)

Stephen Twigg: ...means? The final issue from the report has probably attracted the most attention and public debate, and that is the Save the Children recommendation on 3,000 unaccompanied children. Last year, before the Government had an opportunity to respond to our report, Lord Dubs put forward an amendment to the Immigration Bill that would have legally bound us to resettle 3,000 unaccompanied children...

Immigration Skills Charge Regulations 2017 - Motion to Approve (23 Mar 2017)

Immigration Skills Charge Regulations 2017 - Motion to Approve

Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee (23 Mar 2017)

Home Affairs: Immigration. 2:00 pm
Witnesses: Andrew Baxter, Managing Director, Europa Worldwide Logistics Simon Kelly, Director of Logistics, Next plc Pete Taylor, Director, Encore Personnel

Written Answers — Home Office: EU Immigration: Turkey (23 Mar 2017)

Lord Hylton: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of developments in Turkey, what assessment they have made of the feasibility of applying the EU–Turkey Statement on refugees and migrants, in the form originally prescribed.

Written Answers — Home Office: Refugees: Syria (23 Mar 2017)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...the Government’s commitment to resettle 20,000 Syrian refugees over the lifetime of this Parliament and we are on track to do this. Progress on resettlement will be indicated in quarterly immigration statistics. The last set of statistics, published on 23 February showed that 5,454 Syrians were resettled to the UK under the Syrian Vulnerable Persons Resettlement scheme between...

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Children in Care (23 Mar 2017)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...across the country and ensure children are given all the support they need. The National Transfer Scheme has also placed unaccompanied children transferred to the UK under section 67 of the Immigration Act 2016 into local authority care. Following a full consultation with local authorities under section 67 local authorities reported they had capacity for 400 places. Every region in...

Written Answers — Home Office: Home Office: Assets (23 Mar 2017)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: Our estate is comprised of a wide range of premises, including administrative offices, Border Force sites, Immigration Removal Centres and other land holdings. We keep the Home Office estate under review to ensure that it meets the needs of the business. In line with central guidance, surplus property is first offered to other departments for reuse, free schools, or transfer to the Homes and...

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration: EU Nationals (23 Mar 2017)

Lord Alton of Liverpool: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will introduce a bill guaranteeing the right of EU nationals who were legally resident in the UK at the time of the EU referendum to remain in the UK.

Scottish Parliament: Ageing Population (Planning) (23 Mar 2017)

...and an opportunity. There is obviously a crossover with the debate about migration and freedom of movement. I feel strongly that we all have a responsibility not to dismiss people’s concerns about immigration, which we should address, but to focus people’s minds on the economic necessity for us as a country to grow our population, because of the demographics that Christine...

Previous Business – Commons: General Committee (22 Mar 2017)

Ninth Delegated Legislation Committee: Draft Immigration Skills Charge Regulations 2017. 8:55 am; Room 11, Palace of Westminster

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Detainees (22 Mar 2017)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: new refugees to integrate into UK society by offering support towards housing costs, employment and training. For those released after any period of time in detention, service providers in immigration removal centres are required to provide support to detainees to return to life in the community in accordance with Detention Services Order 7/2013, Welfare provision in immigration...

Written Answers — Home Office: Asylum: Children (22 Mar 2017)

Baroness Williams of Trafford: ...Humanitarian Protection in the UK, and are granted Leave in line with their relative. The Home Office publishes the number of Asylum applications from main applicants, by age in table as_03 of the Immigration Statistics release. The latest figures are available at the following link:

Written Answers — Home Office: Immigration (22 Mar 2017)

Lord Roberts of Llandudno: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many further leave to remain cases there were in (1) 2015, and (2) 2016, in which a letter was sent by the Home Office advising an applicant for leave to enter or remain in the UK that their application raised complex human rights issues and would therefore fall outside the usual Home Office service standards.

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