Immigration Advice, Regulation and the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill

28 February 2012 - House of Commons

A meeting on the role of legal aid in immigration cases and the potential impact the removal of legal aid could have on MPs surgeries and the number of foreign nationals with irregular status.


  • Lord Dubs (Lab)
  • Esma Dukali (Al-Hasaniya Moroccan Women’s Centre)
  • Ros Lucas (Migrant Resource Centre)
  • Phil Jew (Advice UK)
  • Steve Symonds (ILPA)

Also in attendance:

  • Lord Boswell (Con)
  • Andrew Turner MP (Con)
  • Heidi Alexander MP (Lab)
  • Paul Blomfield MP (Lab)