Citizens Rights APPG

First Registered: 21/04/2021 • Last updated on: 06/10/2021

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To inform Members of Parliament about issues relating to the rights of EU citizens in the UK and Britons in Europe.

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Recent Documents related to Citizens Rights

1. Residence rights implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement, Part 2 (Citizens' Rights): fourth joint report, June 2021
29/06/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Residence rights implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement, Part 2 (Citizens' Rights): fourth joint

2. Residence rights implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement, Part 2 (Citizens' Rights): joint report, December 2020
21/12/2020 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Residence rights implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement, Part 2 (Citizens' Rights): joint report

3. Residence rights implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement, Part 2 (Citizens' Rights): fifth joint report, September 2021
22/09/2021 - Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
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Found: Residence rights implementation of the Withdrawal Agreement, Part 2 (Citizens' Rights): fifth joint

4. Local Voting Rights for EU Citizens Living in the UK
17/06/2021 - Cabinet Office
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Found: Voting Rights for EU Citizens Living in the UK EU citizens’ voting and candidacy rights in local

5. Immigration Bill 2020: overarching documents
05/03/2020 - UK Visas and Immigration
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Found: WITHDRAWAL) BILL EUROPEAN CONVENTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS MEMORANDUM BY THE HOME OFFICE Summary of the

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Recent Speeches related to Citizens Rights

1. Citizens’ Rights (Application Deadline and Temporary Protection) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020
22/10/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: to the CitizensRights (Frontier Workers) (EU Exit) Regulations 2020 and the CitizensRights (Restrictions - Speech Link

2. Local Elections: EU Citizens Living in the UK
17/06/2021 - Written Statements

1: local voting rights of EU citizens living in the UK needs to be considered alongside the rights and interests - Speech Link

3. British Citizens’ Rights
18/06/2019 - Lords Chamber

1: testament to his passionate defence of the rights of EU citizens and UK nationals that the amendment he brought - Speech Link

4. EU/British Citizens’ Rights
18/06/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: EU and British citizensrights and in particular the protection of British citizens in the EU in the - Speech Link
2: testament to his passionate defence of the rights of EU citizens and UK nationals that the amendment he brought - Speech Link

5. European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill
14/01/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: insert the following new Clause— “Rights of European citizens resident in the United Kingdom - Speech Link
2: extremely important part referring to the European citizens who now live and work among us and the question - Speech Link
3: The people who feel it the most are the many citizens of the EU who live, work and take part in our - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Citizens Rights
1. Citizens' Juries
asked by: Vicky Foxcroft
22/10/2019
... what recent progress her Department has made on the implementation of the Innovation in Democracy Programme.

2. Citizens' Juries
asked by: Steve Reed
01/04/2019
... what the timeframe is for the announcement of the successful pilot locations.

3. Citizens' Juries
asked by: Steve Reed
21/03/2019
... how many of the eight bids selected by his Department's Innovation in Democracy programme will proceed.

4. Citizens' Juries
asked by: Clive Betts
20/03/2019
... what progress he has made on the implementation of the Innovation in Democracy Programme; and what the timeframe is for the announcement of the successful local authorities.

5. Citizens' Juries
asked by: Clive Betts
20/03/2019
... what progress has been made on the Innovation in Democracy Programme; and what the timescale is for announcing the successful local authorities.

Latest Questions
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5 Current APPG Officers
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Chair & Registered Contact
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 21st April 2021
69 APPG Memberships
Adult Education , Ageing and Older People , Arts and Heritage , Austria , BBC , Black Maternal Health , Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Business Owners , British Overseas Territories , Carbon Monoxide , Commonwealth , Cycling and Walking , Dalits , Dark Skies , Democracy and Human Rights in the Gulf , Disability , Domestic Violence and Abuse , Equitable Life Policyholders , Fatherhood , Flags and Heraldry , Gasworks Redevelopment , Global Security and Non-Proliferation , Governance and Inclusive Leadership , Gypsies, Travellers and Roma , Haemophilia and Contaminated Blood , Haiti , Hospice and End of Life Care , Immigration Detention , Insurance and Financial Services , Internet, Communications and Technology , Ireland and the Irish in Britain , Kosovo , Leasehold and Commonhold Reform , Limits to Growth , Longevity , Media , Music , No Recourse to Public Funds , Olympic and Paralympic Games , Opera , Park Homes , Period Equality , Photography , Race and Community , Religious Education , Republic of Korea , Retail Crime , Road Freight and Logistics , Rowing , Scientific , Scotch Whisky , Sexual and Reproductive Health in the UK , Single Parent Families , Social Enterprise , Social Integration , Social Science and Policy , Social Work , St George's Day , Tibet , Transport Safety , United Nations , United Nations Women , Vascular and Venous Disease , Votes at 16 , Western Rail Link to Heathrow , Western Sahara , Wine and Spirits , Wine of Great Britain , Women in Transport , Youth Affairs
Baroness Smith of Newnham Portrait
Baroness Smith of Newnham
Vice Chair
Liberal Democrat - Life peer
Joined: 21st April 2021
Stuart C McDonald Portrait
Stuart C McDonald
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East
Joined: 21st April 2021
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir Peter Bottomley MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 5060.

Email: bottomleyp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Roger Casale, New Europeans UK, The Davenant Centre, 179-181 Whitechapel Rd, London E11DN. Tel: 07710 247 968

Email: roger@neweuropeans.net

Secretariat:

New Europeans Association Ltd acts as the group's secretariat. https://neweuropeans.uk/

Benefits in Kind
Date
8 Dec 2020
Source
New Europeans Association Ltd
Description
Secretariat   From : 08/12/2020 To : 07/12/2021
Value
£10,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Citizens Rights APPG