Home Affairs Committee Formal Minutes

15-16 June 2008

The Chairman, Mr David T.C. Davies, Patrick Mercer and Martin Salter visited Monmouth in connection with the Committee’s  inquiry into Policing in the 21st Century, in accordance with the Committee’s decision of 15 January.

Tuesday 17 June 2008

Members present:

Keith Vaz, in the Chair
Tom Brake
Mrs Ann Cryer
David T.C. Davies
Mrs Janet Dean
Patrick Mercer
Margaret Moran
Gwyn Prosser
Bob Russell
Martin Salter
Mr Gary Streeter
Mr David Winnick

Committee visits

The Committee considered this matter.

Committee’s future programme

The Committee considered this matter.

Resolved, That the Secretary of State for the Home Department be invited to give oral evidence on the Work of the Home Office.

Follow-up to previous inquiries

The Committee considered this matter.

Policing in the 21st Century

Professor Sir Al Aynsley-Green, Children’s Commissioner for England, gave oral evidence.

Human trafficking

Kathryn Cronin, Zofia Duszunoka, Raggi Kotak and Michelle Brewer, Anti-Trafficking Legal Project, gave oral evidence.

In the temporary absence of the Chairman, Mr David Winnick was called to the Chair for the remainder of the meeting.

Kathryn Cronin, Zofia Duszunoka, Raggi Kotak and Michelle Brewer, Anti-Trafficking Legal Project, gave oral evidence.

[Adjourned till Tuesday 24 June at 10.15 am.