Amendments proposed to the Nationality, Immigration And Asylum Bill - continued House of Commons

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Mr Humfrey Malins

88

*Clause     11,     page     8,     line     5,     leave out paragraph (b).

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

89

*Clause     11,     page     8,     line     11,     leave out paragraph (c).

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

101

*Clause     11,     page     8,     line     11,     leave out 'does not have' and insert 'has not applied for'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

102

*Clause     11,     page     8,     line     11,     leave out 'does not have' and insert 'did not have pending an application for leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom which was eventually granted'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

90

*Clause     11,     page     8,     line     22,     leave out subsection (4).

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

20

*Clause     11,     page     8,     line     28,     leave out subsection (5).

   

Angela Eagle

4

Page     7,     line     42,     leave out Clause 11.


   

Mr Humfrey Malins

18

*Clause     14,     page     9,     line     6,     after 'of', insert 'a maximum of 250'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

44

*Clause     14,     page     9,     line     6,     after 'of', insert 'no more than 250'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

19

*Clause     14,     page     9,     line     8,     at end insert—

    '(3)   Each accommodation centre shall hold a maximum of 250 people at any one time.'.


   

Angela Eagle

3

Clause     60,     page     33,     line     21,     at end insert 'under section 10 of this Act'.


NEW CLAUSES

Unlawful presence in United Kingdom

   

Angela Eagle

NC1

To move the following Clause:—

    '(1)   This section applies for the construction of a reference to being in the United Kingdom "in breach of the immigration laws" in section 4(2) or (4) or 50(5) of, or Schedule 1 to, the British Nationality Act 1981 (c.61).

    (2)   A person is in the United Kingdom in breach of the immigration laws if (and only if) he—

      (a) is in the United Kingdom,

      (b) does not have the right of abode in the United Kingdom within the meaning of section 2 of the Immigration Act 1971 (c.77),

      (c) does not have leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom (whether or not he previously had leave),

      (d) is not a qualified person within the meaning of the Immigration (European Economic Area) Regulations 2000 (S.I. 2000/2326) (person entitled to reside in United Kingdom without leave) (whether or not he was previously a qualified person),

      (e) is not a family member of a qualified person within the meaning of those regulations (whether or not he was previously a family member of a qualified person),

      (f) is not entitled to enter and remain in the United Kingdom by virtue of section 8(1) of the Immigration Act 1971 (c.77) (crew) (whether or not he was previously entitled), and

      (g) does not have the benefit of an exemption under section 8(2) to (4) of that Act (diplomats, soldiers and other special cases) (whether or not he previously had the benefit of an exemption).

    (3)   Section 11(1) of the Immigration Act 1971 (c.77) (person deemed not to be in United Kingdom before disembarkation, while in controlled area or while under immigration control) shall apply for the purposes of this section as it applies for the purposes of that Act.

    (4)   This section shall be treated as always having had effect.

    (5)   This section is without prejudice to the generality of—

      (a) a reference to being in a place outside the United Kingdom in breach of immigration laws, and

      (b) a reference in a provision other than one specified in subsection (1) to being in the United Kingdom in breach of immigration laws.'.


British citizenship
   

Mr Neil Gerrard

NC2

*To move the following Clause:—

       'Any person who was a British Overseas citizen under the British Nationality Act 1981 or the Hong Kong Act 1985 or a British subject, or a British Protected Person, immediately before commencement of this Act, and who holds no other citizenship, shall at commencement of this Act become a British citizen.'.


   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

27

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     6,     leave out 'and' and insert 'or'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

50

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     6,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

51

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     9,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

28

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     9,     leave out 'and' and insert 'or'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

93

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     10,     at end insert 'or in writing at the request of the applicant'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

53

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     13,     leave out first 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

29

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     13,     leave out 'and' and insert 'or'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

54

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     13,     leave out second 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

6

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     14,     at end insert 'or in writing at the request of the applicant which shall not unreasonably be withheld.'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

94

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     14,     at end insert 'or in writing at the request of the applicant'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

55

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     17,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

30

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     17,     leave out 'and' and insert 'or'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

56

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     20,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

31

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     20,     leave out 'and' and insert 'or'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

57

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     24,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

26

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     leave out lines 25 and 26 and insert—

    '(6)   The Secretary of State may'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

58

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     30,     leave out first 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

59

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     30,     leave out second 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

60

*Schedule     1,     page     69,     line     31,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

5

*Schedule     1,     page     70,     line     3,     at end insert—

    '(3)   Notwithstanding subsection (2), a fee shall not be payable by the spouse of a British citizen who has himself already paid a fee in respect of naturalisation for himself under the provisions of this Act.'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

61

*Schedule     1,     page     70,     line     8,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

62

*Schedule     1,     page     70,     line     15,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

63

*Schedule     1,     page     70,     line     20,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

64

*Schedule     1,     page     70,     line     25,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Simon Hughes
Mr Richard Allan

65

*Schedule     1,     page     70,     line     26,     leave out 'citizenship' and insert 'nationality'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins

25

*Schedule     1,     page     70,     leave out lines 28 to 37 and insert—

    'Oath and Pledge       "I [name], swear by Almight God that, on becoming a British citizen, I will give my loyalty to the United Kingdom and respect its constitution, rights and freedoms. I will uphold its democratic values. I will observe its laws faithfully and fulfil my duties and obligations as a British citizen.".'.

 
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