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House of Commons

 
 

Thursday 22 October 2015

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Immigration Bill


 

[Third and Fourth Sittings]


 

James Brokenshire

 

That the Order of the Committee of 20 October be amended by making the following

 

amendments to the Table in paragraph (2)—

 

  (1) in the second entry for Thursday 22 October, in the third column, at the end insert

 

      “; No Recourse to Public Funds Network”;

 

  (2) in the third entry for that day, in the second column, for “3.30pm” substitute

 

      “3.15pm”

 

  (3) in the fourth entry for that day, in the second column, for “4.30pm” substitute

 

      “4.00pm”.

 

Agreed to

 


 

The following witnesses gave oral evidence:

 

Adrian Berry, Chair, Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association; Manjit Gill QC, Barrister,

 

Head of the International Human Rights Law Group, No5 Chambers; Jerome Phelps, Director,

 

Detention Action; Don Flynn, Director, Migrants’ Rights Network; Colin Yeo, Barrister, Garden

 

Court Chambers.

 

Councillor David Simmonds, Chairman of the Asylum, Migration and Refugee Task Group, Local

 

Government Association; Paul Greenhalgh, Chair, Asylum Task Force, Association of Directors

 

of Children’s Services; Henry St Clair Miller, Manager, No Recourse to Public Funds Network.

 

Paul Grady, Legal Officer, UNHCR; Karl Pike, Refugee Policy and Advocacy Manager, British

 

Red Cross; Andrew Hewett, Development Manager Refugee Services, British Red Cross.

 

Saira Grant, Chief Executive, Joint Council for the Welfare of Immigrants; Steve Symonds,

 

Refugee and Migrant Rights Progamme Director; Amnesty; Rebecca Hilsenrath, Interim Chief

 

Executive and Chief Legal Officer, Equality and Human Rights Commission; Keith Ashcroft,

 

Senior Managing Lawyer, Equality and Human Rights Commission; Rachel Robinson, Policy

 

Officer, Liberty.

 

 

[Adjourned until Tuesday 27 October at 9.30am


 

 

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