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Commonwealth Citizens And The Right To Remain In The UK

EDM number 1145 in 2017-19, proposed by Keith Vaz on 28/03/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Immigration, Nationality and International organisations.

That this House acknowledges the role of Her Majesty the Queen as Head of the Commonwealth; welcomes the contribution that has been made to the UK by Commonwealth citizens; notes the research carried out by the Migration Observatory estimating that there are up to 50,000 Commonwealth-born persons in the UK who are undocumented residents; is deeply concerned at the treatment of some Commonwealth citizens, including those from Barbados by the Home Office; and calls on the Government to address this issue ahead of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in April 2018.

This motion has been signed by a total of 17 MPs.

Keith Vaz28/03/2018Leicester EastLabourProposed
Jim Shannon29/03/2018StrangfordDUPSeconded
David Lammy29/03/2018TottenhamLabourSeconded
Mary Glindon29/03/2018North TynesideLabourSeconded
Hannah Bardell16/04/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySeconded
Kelvin Hopkins16/04/2018Luton NorthLabourSeconded
Bob Blackman16/04/2018Harrow EastConservativeSigned
Kate Hollern16/04/2018BlackburnLabourSigned
Jim Cunningham16/04/2018Coventry SouthLabourSigned
John Grogan17/04/2018Signed
Chris Stephens17/04/2018Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
Hugh Gaffney17/04/2018Coatbridge, Chryston and BellshillLabourSigned
Drew Hendry23/04/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySigned
Ruth George23/04/2018High PeakLabourSigned
Jared O'Mara23/04/2018Sheffield, HallamIndependentSigned
Lloyd Russell-Moyle23/04/2018Brighton, KemptownLabour/Co-operativeSigned
Christine Jardine10/05/2018Edinburgh WestLiberal DemocratSigned

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