Formal minutes

Tuesday 20 June 2006

Members present:

Mr John Denham, in the Chair
Mr Richard Benyon
Mr Jeremy Browne
Mrs Janet Dean
Mr Shahid Malik
Margaret Moran
Gwyn Prosser
Bob Russell
Martin Salter
Mr Richard Spring
Mr Gary Streeter
Mr David Winnick

Terrorism Detention Powers

(Minutes of Proceedings relating to the Committee's consideration of the Report on Terrorism Detention Powers are published in the Fourth Report from the Home Affairs Committee, Session 2005-06 (HC 910-I, pages 61-64))

Immigration Control Inquiry

The Committee considered this matter.

Draft Sentencing Guideline: Sexual Offences Act 2003: Rape

The Committee received an informal briefing from Deputy Assistant Commissioner John Yates, ACPO lead on rape and serious sexual offences (adults), Ken MacDonald QC, Director of Public Prosecutions, Jo Lovett, Child and Woman Abuse Studies Unit, and Dr Nicole Westmarland, Rape Crisis Federation.

Adjourned till Tuesday 27 June at Ten o'clock.