Formal Minutes

Tuesday 15 July 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 David Winnick

Committee’s future programme

The Committee considered this matter.

Resolved, That the Committee extend the terms of reference of the inquiry into Managing Migration: the Points-Based System to take account of the publication of the draft Immigration and Citizenship Bill.

Managing Migration (overseas visit)

The Committee considered this matter.

Oral evidence sessions

The Committee considered this matter.

Policing in the 21st Century

Boris Johnson, Mayor of London, and Kit Malthouse, Deputy Mayor; and Mr Justice Fulford, gave oral evidence.

Policing in the 21st Century (informal presentation from Staffordshire Police)

The Committee considered this matter.

Resolved, That the Chairman write to the Secretary of State for the Home Department on the matter of the use of recordings of 999 calls in domestic violence investigations.

Policing in the 21st Century

The Committee considered this matter.

[Adjourned till Tuesday 14 October at 10.15 am.