Human rights

Lord Blunkett questioned on reforms to immigration detention system

Joint Committee on Human Rights examines the immigration detention system

20 years of the Human Rights Act: JCHR marks anniversary

Joint Committee on Human Rights publishes memorandum

Mental Health Units (Use of Force) Bill: Lords third reading

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Bill provides for increased oversight and police surveillance

Enforcing the Equality Act: the law and the role of the EHRC examined

Women and Equalities Committee begins its scrutiny of the Equality Act 2010

Immigration detention: should there be independent oversight?

Joint Committee on Human Rights meets with academics, advocacy groups, HM inspectorate of prisons and Independent Monitoring Boards

More human rights

Title Date
Lords private members' bills 29.10.2018
Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill fails to protect constitutional principles, warns Committee 26.10.2018
Lords debates People's Vote on Brexit 26.10.2018
Lords debates Voyeurism (Offences) (No. 2) Bill 24.10.2018
10 clauses Government must change in Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Bill 12.10.2018
Human rights clauses should be included in future trade agreements 11.09.2018