Formal Minutes

26-27 November 2007

Mr Gary Streeter visited Brussels to attend the European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs (LIBE) meeting in a representative capacity, in accordance with the Committee’s decision of 7 November.

Tuesday 27 November 2007

Members present:

Keith Vaz, in the Chair
Mr Jeremy Browne
Ms Karen Buck
Mr James Clappison
David T.C. Davies
Mrs Janet Dean
Patrick Mercer
Gwyn Prosser
Bob Russell
Martin Salter
Mr David Winnick

The Government’s Counter-terrorism proposals

The Committee considered this matter.

  UK immigration issues

Liam Byrne MP, Minister of State for Borders and Immigration, Home Office, and Lin Homer, Chief Executive, Border and Immigration Agency, gave oral evidence.

The Accession of Bulgaria and Romania to the European Union: one year on

Liam Byrne MP, Minister of State for Borders and Immigration, Home Office, and Lin Homer, Chief Executive, Border and Immigration Agency; and Mr Aurel Ciobanu-Dordea, Under-secretary of State, Department for European Affairs, Romania, and Mrs Raduta Matache, Acting Romanian Ambassador to the UK, gave oral evidence.

 [Adjourned till Tuesday 4 December at 10 am.