Home Affairs Committee Press Notice

Session 2002-03, dated 17 July 2003


ASYLUM APPLICATIONS

Schedule for oral evidence

The following evidence sessions have been arranged as part of the above inquiry:

Date

Time

Witnesses

Tuesday 9 September

9.45 am

Panel of former asylum seekers (further details to be notified); followed at approximately 11.00 am by Heaven Crawley, Joint Author, States of Conflict: Causes and Patterns of Forced Migration to the EU and Policy Responses, Institute for Public Policy Research

Tuesday 16 September

11.00 am

Simon Hughes MP, Liberal Democrat spokesperson for Home and Legal Affairs

Tuesday 21 October

9.45 am

Beverley Hughes MP, Minister of State, Home Office, and Home Office officials

The sessions will take place in either the Palace of Westminster or Portcullis House committee rooms.  The sessions will be open to the public on a first come, first served basis. If you wish to confirm these details closer to the meeting please telephone the Committee Information Line on 020 7219 2033.