Formal minutes

Tuesday 16 May 2006

Members present:

Mr John Denham, in the Chair
Mr Richard Benyon
Mr Jeremy Browne
Mrs Janet Dean
Gwyn Prosser
Bob Russell
Mr Richard Spring
Mr David Winnick

Sentencing Guidelines: Custody plus

The Committee considered this matter.

The Committee's future programme

The Committee considered this matter.

Immigration Control Inquiry

Mark Boleat, Association of Labour Providers and Chris Kaufman, Transport and General Workers' Union; Jonathan Portes, Chief Economist, Department for Work and Pensions, and James Quinault, Director, Managed Migration Strategy and Review, IND; and Dave Roberts, Director, Enforcement and Removals, IND, gave oral evidence.

[Adjourned till Tuesday 23 May at a quarter to Ten o'clock.