Tuesday 11 November 2008
Keith Vaz, in the Chair
Mrs Janet Dean
Mr David Winnick
In the temporary absence of the Chairman, Gwyn Prosser was called to the Chair for part of the meeting.
Draft Immigration and Citizenship Bill
The Committee considered this matter.
Managing migration: the Draft Immigration and Citizenship Bill
The Chairman declared a non-pecuniary interest as the spouse of an immigration solicitor and part-time judge.
Don Flynn, Director, Migrants’ Rights Network, Donna Covey, Chief Executive, Refugee Council, and Sylvie Aboa-Bradwell, Cameroonian migrant and officer for the Centre for Democracy and Development, gave oral evidence.
Susan Wright, Director, Médecins du Monde, Professor Vivienne Nathanson, Director of Professional Activities, British Medical Association, and Lisa power, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Terrence Higgins Trust, gave oral evidence.
[Adjourned till Thursday 13 November at 11.45 am.