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Home Secretary questioned on the work of the department

22 February 2021

Following changes to the Windrush Compensation Scheme in December 2020, the Committee questions the Secretary of State on how effective the reforms have been in improving access, speeding up outcomes and providing proportionate settlements to applicants. The Committee recently launched a new call for evidence on these issues.


Wednesday 24 February, virtual meeting

At 10.30am

  • Rt Hon Priti Patel MP, Home Secretary
  • Matthew Rycroft CBE, Permanent Secretary
  • Paul Lincoln OBE, Director General, UK Border Force

The Committee is also likely to question the Home Secretary on issues including domestic abuse, Covid-19 border policy, wider Home Office culture, the Police National Computer and the asylum accommodation system.

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