Home Affairs Select Committee

Ruth is a member of the Home Affairs Select Committee, a group of cross-party of MPs responsible for scrutinising the work of the Home Office and its associated bodies.

Policy areas covered include:

  • Immigration

  • Security

  • Policing

The Committee take written and oral evidence* and examines Government policy, spending and the law. You can view more about the Committee, including latest news, publications and membership here. 

Below you can watch previous questions Ruth has asked from her role on the Committee:

*During the Coronavirus pandemic, all sessions are held virtually

- Home Affairs Select Committee - Policing, Evidence on Stop and Search - 24.06.2020

- Home Affairs Select Committee - The Macpherson Report: Twenty Years On - 19.06.2020

- Home Affairs Select Committee - Home Office Preparedness for COVID-19 - 22.05.2020

- Home Affairs Select Committee - Online Harms, 5G - 13.05.2020

- Home Affairs Select Committee - Questions to the Home Secretary - Full Video - 29.04.2020

- Home Affairs Select Committee - Questions to the Home Secretary - Testing for Coronavirus in Airports - 29.04.2020

- Home Affairs Select Committee - Online Child Abuse - 15.04.2020

Home Affairs Select Committee - Policing Coronavirus Restrictions (Part 2/2) - 06.04.2020

Home Affairs Select Committee - Policing Coronavirus Restrictions (1/2) - 06.04.2020