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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-01-21more like thismore than 2019-01-21
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Brexit more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text What recent assessment he has made of the effect of the UK leaving the EU on his Department’s priorities. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 908667 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-01-21more like thismore than 2019-01-21
star this property answer text <p>My Department’s priority will always be the safety and security of the nation.</p><p>The Home Office has sufficient resources in place, through external recruitment and internal redeployment to support the delivery of a smooth and orderly exit from the EU and continue to keep the nation safe and secure.</p><p>We conduct regular reviews of our total resource demand for both deal and no deal to support this.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Bromsgrove more like this
star this property answering member printed Sajid Javid more like this
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less than 2019-01-21T16:57:29.48Zmore like thismore than 2019-01-21T16:57:29.48Z
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star this property label Biography information for Sajid Javid more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
801014
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-05more like thismore than 2017-12-05
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Council of Europe Convention On Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what the timetable is for the UK Government to ratify the Istanbul Convention. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 117573 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-12more like thismore than 2017-12-12
star this property answer text <p>The Government signed the Istanbul Convention to signal the UK’s strong commitment to tackling violence against women and girls (VAWG). As the recently published progress report sets out, in most respects the UK already complies with, or goes further than the Convention requires. We have significantly strengthened the legislative framework; introduced new protective tools; and issued a range of guidance and support for frontline professionals.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>We have always been clear on our commitment to ratifying the Convention. The Domestic Abuse Bill will be another step towards meeting that commitment by extending extraterritorial jurisdiction over offences required by the Convention which, for England and Wales, is the final legislative step necessary for ratification. We are committed to consulting widely as we develop the proposals for the draft Domestic Abuse Bill. We are keen to hear from experts, including charities, service providers and legal experts, to understand their views and ensure that the voices of domestic abuse victims and survivors are heard. This will take place shortly.</p><p> </p><p>As the criminal law and the majority of the areas covered by the Convention are devolved to Scotland and Northern Ireland, the Devolved Administrations are considering what legislative or other changes are necessary for compliance with the Convention in their territories. The Government liaises regularly with the Devolved Administrations on VAWG issues and we will continue working closely with the Scottish Government and Northern Ireland Executive to ensure we are taking a coordinated approach on this agenda.</p><p> </p><p>We are also in ongoing discussions with the voluntary and community sector on these issues, and in line with the requirement of section 2 of the <em>Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence </em><em>(Ratification of Convention) Act 2017</em>, we will set out a timetable for ratification in due course.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Louth and Horncastle more like this
star this property answering member printed Victoria Atkins more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
117575 more like this
117577 more like this
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less than 2017-12-12T17:34:28.927Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-12T17:34:28.927Z
star this property answering member
4399
star this property label Biography information for Victoria Atkins more like this
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4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
801016
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-05more like thismore than 2017-12-05
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Council of Europe Convention On Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the Government's policy paper entitled Ratification of the Council of Europe convention on combating violence against women and domestic violence, published on 1 November 2017, what discussions she has had with the devolved administrations on extra-territorial jurisdiction in respect of that convention. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 117575 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-12more like thismore than 2017-12-12
star this property answer text <p>The Government signed the Istanbul Convention to signal the UK’s strong commitment to tackling violence against women and girls (VAWG). As the recently published progress report sets out, in most respects the UK already complies with, or goes further than the Convention requires. We have significantly strengthened the legislative framework; introduced new protective tools; and issued a range of guidance and support for frontline professionals.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>We have always been clear on our commitment to ratifying the Convention. The Domestic Abuse Bill will be another step towards meeting that commitment by extending extraterritorial jurisdiction over offences required by the Convention which, for England and Wales, is the final legislative step necessary for ratification. We are committed to consulting widely as we develop the proposals for the draft Domestic Abuse Bill. We are keen to hear from experts, including charities, service providers and legal experts, to understand their views and ensure that the voices of domestic abuse victims and survivors are heard. This will take place shortly.</p><p> </p><p>As the criminal law and the majority of the areas covered by the Convention are devolved to Scotland and Northern Ireland, the Devolved Administrations are considering what legislative or other changes are necessary for compliance with the Convention in their territories. The Government liaises regularly with the Devolved Administrations on VAWG issues and we will continue working closely with the Scottish Government and Northern Ireland Executive to ensure we are taking a coordinated approach on this agenda.</p><p> </p><p>We are also in ongoing discussions with the voluntary and community sector on these issues, and in line with the requirement of section 2 of the <em>Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence </em><em>(Ratification of Convention) Act 2017</em>, we will set out a timetable for ratification in due course.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Louth and Horncastle more like this
star this property answering member printed Victoria Atkins more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
117573 more like this
117577 more like this
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less than 2017-12-12T17:34:28.99Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-12T17:34:28.99Z
star this property answering member
4399
star this property label Biography information for Victoria Atkins more like this
star this property tabling member
4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
801018
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-12-05more like thismore than 2017-12-05
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Council of Europe Convention On Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what meetings she had with Women’s Aid, IC Change and other women's organisations before publishing the Government's policy paper entitled Ratification of the Council of Europe convention on combating violence against women and domestic violence on 1 November 2017. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 117577 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-12-12more like thismore than 2017-12-12
star this property answer text <p>The Government signed the Istanbul Convention to signal the UK’s strong commitment to tackling violence against women and girls (VAWG). As the recently published progress report sets out, in most respects the UK already complies with, or goes further than the Convention requires. We have significantly strengthened the legislative framework; introduced new protective tools; and issued a range of guidance and support for frontline professionals.</p><p><strong> </strong></p><p>We have always been clear on our commitment to ratifying the Convention. The Domestic Abuse Bill will be another step towards meeting that commitment by extending extraterritorial jurisdiction over offences required by the Convention which, for England and Wales, is the final legislative step necessary for ratification. We are committed to consulting widely as we develop the proposals for the draft Domestic Abuse Bill. We are keen to hear from experts, including charities, service providers and legal experts, to understand their views and ensure that the voices of domestic abuse victims and survivors are heard. This will take place shortly.</p><p> </p><p>As the criminal law and the majority of the areas covered by the Convention are devolved to Scotland and Northern Ireland, the Devolved Administrations are considering what legislative or other changes are necessary for compliance with the Convention in their territories. The Government liaises regularly with the Devolved Administrations on VAWG issues and we will continue working closely with the Scottish Government and Northern Ireland Executive to ensure we are taking a coordinated approach on this agenda.</p><p> </p><p>We are also in ongoing discussions with the voluntary and community sector on these issues, and in line with the requirement of section 2 of the <em>Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence </em><em>(Ratification of Convention) Act 2017</em>, we will set out a timetable for ratification in due course.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Louth and Horncastle more like this
star this property answering member printed Victoria Atkins more like this
star this property grouped question UIN
117573 more like this
117575 more like this
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less than 2017-12-12T17:34:29.037Zmore like thismore than 2017-12-12T17:34:29.037Z
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4399
star this property label Biography information for Victoria Atkins more like this
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4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
749446
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-06more like thismore than 2017-07-06
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Overseas Students: EU Nationals more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many non-EU international students left the UK three months after completing their course in each of the last eight years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 3340 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-11more like thismore than 2017-07-11
star this property answer text <p>This data is not available.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Great Yarmouth more like this
star this property answering member printed Brandon Lewis more like this
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less than 2017-07-11T14:49:31.577Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-11T14:49:31.577Z
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4009
star this property label Biography information for Brandon Lewis more like this
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4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
749451
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-06more like thismore than 2017-07-06
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Asylum: Children more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many unaccompanied children have been transferred under section 69 of the Immigration Act 2016 in the last six months. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 3378 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-11more like thismore than 2017-07-11
star this property answer text <p>The National Transfer Scheme was launched on 1 July 2016 and has been working to ensure a fairer allocation of unaccompanied asylum seeking children (UASC) across the UK. A significant number of local authorities have participated in the scheme and enabled the transfer of children away from local authorities with a disproportionate number of UASC in their care.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Great Yarmouth more like this
star this property answering member printed Brandon Lewis more like this
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less than 2017-07-11T16:07:00.863Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-11T16:07:00.863Z
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4009
star this property label Biography information for Brandon Lewis more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
749452
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-06more like thismore than 2017-07-06
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Refugees: Children more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what her Department's policy is on allowing unaccompanied refugee children to sponsor their parents for the purpose of family reunion. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 3543 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-12more like thismore than 2017-07-12
star this property answer text <p>Under the Family Reunion Rules, children cannot sponsor family members. Where an application does not meet the Immigration Rules, we consider whether there are exceptional or compassionate reasons for granting a visa outside the Rules.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Great Yarmouth more like this
star this property answering member printed Brandon Lewis more like this
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less than 2017-07-12T09:19:28.813Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-12T09:19:28.813Z
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4009
star this property label Biography information for Brandon Lewis more like this
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4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-12-20more like thismore than 2016-12-20
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Immigrants: Detainees more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to the letter from the Minister for Immigration to the Home Affairs Select Committee of 18 November 2016, what review of detention needs is taking place; and what the timescale is for that review. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 58597 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2017-01-09more like thismore than 2017-01-09
star this property answer text <p>Following Renfrewshire Council’s refusal of planning permission for a short term holding facility near Glasgow airport the Government is considering its position in relation to the right of appeal and any subsequent review of detention needs in Scotland.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Scarborough and Whitby more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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less than 2017-01-09T18:25:10.473Zmore like thismore than 2017-01-09T18:25:10.473Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-11-22more like thismore than 2016-11-22
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Detention Centres: Renfrewshire more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the implications for her Department's policies of Renfrewshire Council's refusal to grant planning permission for a short-term immigration detention centre near Glasgow Airport. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 54172 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-29more like thismore than 2016-11-29
star this property answer text <p>Following Renfrewshire Council’s refusal of planning permission for a short term holding facility near Glasgow airport the Government is considering its position in relation to the right of appeal. The intended closure of Dungavel immigration removal centre is dependent upon a successful planning application for a new short term holding facility.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Scarborough and Whitby more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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less than 2016-11-29T13:50:21.023Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-29T13:50:21.023Z
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1562
star this property label Biography information for Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this
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star this property date less than 2016-11-21more like thismore than 2016-11-21
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Home Office remove filter
star this property answering dept id 1 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Home Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Home Office more like this
star this property hansard heading Detention Centres: Scotland more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether the Government plans to build another short-term detention facility in Scotland as a result of the decision by Renfrewshire Council to refuse planning permission for a short-term immigration detention facility. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Paisley and Renfrewshire North remove filter
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Gavin Newlands more like this
unstar this property uin 59323 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2016-11-24more like thismore than 2016-11-24
star this property answer text <p>Following Renfrewshire Council’s refusal of planning permission for a short term holding facility near Glasgow airport the Government is considering its position in relation to the right of appeal.</p><p>The intended closure of Dungavel immigration removal centre is dependent upon a successful planning application for a new short term holding facility.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Scarborough and Whitby more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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53914 more like this
53915 more like this
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less than 2016-11-24T12:10:40.687Zmore like thismore than 2016-11-24T12:10:40.687Z
star this property answering member
1562
star this property label Biography information for Mr Robert Goodwill more like this
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4420
unstar this property label Biography information for Gavin Newlands more like this