Formal Minutes

Tuesday 4 March 2008

Members present:

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

New Member

The Committee considered this matter.

Domestic violence (UK visits)

The Committee considered this matter.

US Congressional Delegation

The Committee considered this matter.

Policing in the 21st Century

The Committee considered this matter.

Managing Migration

The committee considered this matter.

Domestic violence (e-consultation)

The Committee considered this matter.

Future programme

The Committee considered this matter.

Domestic violence

Diana Barran, Chief Executive, Co-ordinated Action Against Domestic Abuse (CAADA);

Iain Wright MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Communities and Local Government; Kevin Brennan MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Children, Schools and Families; Kiranjit Ahluwalia, and Hannana Siddiqui, Southall Black Sisters; and Vernon Coaker MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Home Office, gave oral evidence.

[Adjourned till Tuesday 11 March at 10.00 am.