Parliamentary Briefings

September 2017

Immigration Detention in the UK (a Detention Forum briefing)

June 2017

Briefing for the Queen's Speech 2017 debates

March 2017

Briefing for on Access to support for students recognised as needing protection, Higher Education and Research Bill, House of Lords Report Stage (13 March 2017) - joint briefing with Immigration Law Practitioners' Association, Student Action for Refugees, Coram Children's Legal Centre, the National Union of Students, and the UK Council for International Student Affairs.

January 2017

Briefing for on Access to support for students recognised as needing protection, Higher Education and Research Bill, Committee Stage, House of Lords (25 January) - joint briefing with Student Action for Refugees, Coram Children's Legal Centre, the National Union of Students, and the UK Council for International Student Affairs.

Briefing for Westminster Hall debate on asylum seekers and the right to work (11 January)

December 2016

Briefing for House of Commons debate on the UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (8 December) - joint briefing with the Scottish Refugee Council

November 2016

Briefing for Westminster Hall Debate on Immigration Rules for Refugee Family Reunion (29 November)

October 2016

Briefing for on Access to support for students recognised as needing protection, Higher Education and Research Bill, Committee Stage, House of Commons (18 October 2016) - joint briefing with Student Action for Refugees, Coram Children's Legal Centre, the National Union of Students, and the UK Council for International Student Affairs.

June 2016

Briefing for Westminster Hall debate on the Refugee Family Reunion Rules (9 June 2016)

April 2016

Briefing on Lords Amendment 59 on permission to work for asylum seekers, Consideration of Lords Amendments, House of Commons (25 April 2016)

March 2016

Briefing on amendments 120 and 122A, on refugee family reunion, to the Immigration Bill, Report Stage in the House of Lords (21 March) 

Briefing for Westminster Hall debate on UNHCR high-level meeting on pathways for admission of Syrian refugees (16 March) 

Briefing on the Right to Work for Asylum Seekers - Immigration Bill, Report Stage in the House of Lords (9 March)

February 2016

Briefing on amendment 234 (family reunion) to the Immigration Bill, Committee Stage in the House of Lords (3 February)

Briefing on asylum support amendments to the Immigration Bill, Committee Stage in the House of Lords (3 February)

Detention Forum Briefing for the Immigration Bill Committee Stage in the House of Lords (1 February)

January 2016

Briefing for Westminster Hall debate on resettlement of Syrian refugees (27 January)

Briefing on the Right to Work for Asylum Seekers - Immigration Bill Committee Stage in the House of Lords (18 January)

December 2015

Briefing for Immigration Bill 2nd Reading in the House of Lords (22 December)

Briefing for House of Commons debates on European Documents relating to the Relocation of Migrants and the European Agenda on Migration (14 December)

Briefing for Immigration Bill Report Stage in the House of Commons (1 December)

October 2015

Briefing for Immigration Bill 2nd Reading Debate in the House of Commons (13 October)

September 2015

Detention Forum briefing for Backbench Business Debate on Immigration Detention (10 September)

Briefing for SNP Oppositition Day Debate on Humanitarian Crisis in the Mediterranean and Europe (9 September)

The UK response to the Refugee Crisis (4 September)

July 2015

A protection based response to crisis in the Mediterranean