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Friday 26th April 2002


New Amendments handed in are marked thus *

STANDING COMMITTEE E

NATIONALITY, IMMIGRATION AND ASYLUM BILL


   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

91

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     4,     leave out subsection (1).

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

16

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     7,     leave out 'sufficient' and insert 'basic'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

15

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     7,     leave out 'sufficient knowledge about life in the' and insert 'a basic knowledge of the history and Government of the'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

45

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     7,     leave out 'sufficient'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

22

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     7,     after 'about', insert 'political, civic and multicultural'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

23

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     11,     after 'language', insert 'or sign language'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

92

*Clause     1,     page     1,     leave out lines 12 to 14.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

46

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     12,     leave out 'sufficient'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

95

*Clause     1,     page     1,     line     15,     at end insert—

    '(1AA)   No Regulations shall be made under (1)(Ba) or (bb) without prior consultation with, and agreement from—

      (i) the Commission for Racial Equality,

      (ii) the Citizenship Foundation, and

      (iii) the Immigration Advisory Service.'.

   

Mr Neil Gerrard

14

*Clause     1,     page     2,     line     5,     at end insert—

      '(ea) make provision for the Secretary of State to make payment to provide specified courses and to make payment for travel and childcare costs for those attending'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

47

*Clause     1,     page     2,     line     7,     leave out 'sufficiency of'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

17

*Clause     1,     page     2,     line     10,     at end insert—

    '(4)   The Secretary of State shall by regulations provide for age and other exemptions in respect of the provisions referred to in subsection (3).'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

21

*Clause     1,     page     2,     line     10,     at end insert—

    '(4)   Any person aggrieved by a decision of the Secretary of State made under this section may appeal to a County Court Judge.'.


   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

97

*Clause     2,     page     2,     line     11,     leave out 'spouse of citizen'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

98

*Clause     2,     page     2,     line     12,     after 'paragraphs' insert '2'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

99

*Clause     2,     page     2,     line     13,     leave out 'spouse of citizen'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

100

*Clause     2,     page     2,     line     14,     at end insert—

    '( )   In paragraph 2(e) for 'the requirement specified in paragraph 1(1)(c)' substitute 'the requirements specified in paragraph 1(1)(c) and (1)(ca)'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

24

*Clause     2,     page     2,     line     18,     at end insert—

    '(1A)   These requirements shall not apply to a person married to a British citizen and who is settled and has been ordinarily resident in the United Kingdom continuously for three years immediately preceding the application for naturalisation'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

48

*Clause     2,     page     2,     line     23,     at end insert—

    '(3)   These requirements shall only apply to a person married to a British citizen and who is settled and has been ordinarily resident in the UK continuously for the three years immediately preceding the application for naturalisation.'.


   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

32

*Clause     4,     page     2,     line     28,     leave out subsections (1) and (2) and insert '(1) Section 40 of the British Nationality Act 1981 (deprivation of citizenship) shall cease to have effect.'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

96

*Clause     4,     page     2,     line     38,     at end insert 'provided the citizenship was obtained by registration or naturalisation'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

7

*Clause     4,     page     2,     line     40,     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'has reasonable grounds for believing'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

9

*Clause     4,     page     2,     line     40,     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'is satisfied'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

33

*Clause     4,     page     2,     line     40,     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'has reasonable grounds to believe'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

49

*Clause     4,     page     2,     line     41,     leave out 'vital interests' and insert 'national security'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

8

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     4,     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'has reasonable grounds for believing'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

10

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     4,     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'is satisfied'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

34

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     4,     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'has reasonable grounds to believe'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

35

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     9,     after 'subsection (2)' insert 'and (3)'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

11

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     10,     at end insert—

    '(4A)   The Secretary of State shall not make an order under subsection (2) or (3) if the relevant person was born in the United Kingdom.'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

12

*Clause     4,     page     3,     leave out lines 18 to 26.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

36

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     22,     leave out 'thinks' and insert 'has reasonable grounds to believe'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

80

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     25,     at end insert—

    '(7)   The Secretary of State shall not make an order using powers provided in this section where the person acquired citizenship status within the meaning of subsection (1) more than five years previously.'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

81

*Clause     4,     page     3,     leave out lines 36 to 39.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

38

*Clause     4,     page     3,     leave out lines 37 to 39.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

82

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     40,     leave out from 'subsection (1)' to 'against' in line 42 and insert 'shall have a right to appeal to the Immigration Appeal Tribunal within 28 days'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

39

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     40,     leave out from 'may' to end of line 42 and insert 'shall have a right to appeal to the Immigration Appeal Tribunal'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

83

*Clause     4,     page     3,     line     42,     leave out the words 'on a point of law'.

   

Angela Eagle

1

Clause     4,     page     4,     line     8,     at end insert 'or section 2(2A) of the Special Immigration Appeals Commission Act 1997 (c.68)'.


   

Mr Humfrey Malins

84

*Clause     6,     page     4,     line     35,     leave out subsection (2) and insert—

    '(2)   In subsection (1) omit 'immigration and nationality functions'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

40

*Clause     6,     page     4,     line     35,     leave out from 'subsection (1)' to end of line 36 and insert 'leave out immigration and nationality functions'.

   

Angela Eagle

2

Clause     6,     page     5,     leave out line 23.


   

Mr Humfrey Malins

85

*Clause     10,     page     7,     leave out lines 11 to 16.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan
Mr Humfrey Malins

42

*Clause     10,     page     7,     line     17,     leave out subsection (3).

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

41

*Clause     10,     page     7,     line     24,     leave out from 'shall' to end of line 25 and insert 'not be made unless a draft has been laid before and approved by resolution of each House of Parliament'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan
Mr Humfrey Malins

43

*Clause     10,     page     7,     line     36,     leave out subsection (6).

 
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