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House of Commons

 
 

Notices of Amendments

 

given on

 

Friday 24 January 2014

 

For other Amendment(s) see the following page(s) of Supplement to Votes:

 

1289, 1305, 1321, 1343 1355, 1567-73 and 1581-95

 

Consideration of Bill


 

Immigration Bill, As Amended

 

Right of appeal: Impact assessment

 

Mr David Hanson

 

NC13

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘Before the Secretary of State makes an order under section 65 (commencement)

 

to bring into force section 11 (Right of appeal to First-tier Tribunal) he must—

 

(a)    

undertake an impact assessment of—

 

(i)    

the number of appeals effected by the provisions of section 11;

 

and

 

(ii)    

the costs attributable to appeals to First-tier Tribunals; and

 

(b)    

lay a copy of a report on that impact assessment before Parliament.’.

 

Sarah Teather

 

56

 

Clause  3,  page  2,  line  41,  at end insert—

 

‘(1A)    

In paragraph 16 (detention of persons liable to examination or removal) after

 

paragraph (4) insert—

 

“(5)    

A person detained under this paragraph must be released on bail in

 

accordance with paragraph 22 after no later than the twenty-eighth day

 

following that on which the person was detained.”.’.

 

Sarah Teather

 

57

 

Clause  3,  page  3,  line  10,  leave out subsection (3) and insert—

 

‘(3)    

In paragraph 22 (bail) at end insert—

 

“(4)    

The following provisions apply if a person is detained under any

 

provision of this Act—


 
 

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(a)    

The Secretary of State must arrange a reference to the First-tier

 

Tribunal for it to determine whether the detained person should

 

be released on bail;

 

(b)    

The Secretary of State must secure that a first reference to the

 

First-tier Tribunal is made no later than the eighth day following

 

that on which the detained person was detained;

 

(c)    

If the detained person remains in detention, the Secretary of State

 

must secure that a second reference to the First-tier Tribunal or

 

Commission is made no later than the thirty-sixth day following

 

that on which the detained person was detained;

 

(d)    

The First-tier Tribunal hearing a case referred to it under this

 

section must proceed as if the detained person had made an

 

application to it for bail; and

 

(e)    

The First-tier Tribunal must determine the matter—

 

(i)    

on a first reference, before the tenth day following that

 

on which the person concerned was detained; and

 

(ii)    

on a second reference, before the thirty-eighth day

 

following that on which he was detained.

 

(5)    

For the purposes of this paragraph, “First-tier Tribunal” means—

 

(a)    

if the detained person has brought an appeal under the

 

Immigration Acts, the chamber of the First-tier Tribunal dealing

 

with his appeal; and

 

(b)    

in any other case, such chamber of the First-tier Tribunal as the

 

Secretary of State considers appropriate.

 

(6)    

In case of a detained person to whom section 3(2) of the Special

 

Immigration Appeals Commission Act 1997 applies (jurisdiction in

 

relation to bail for persons detained on grounds of national security) a

 

reference under sub-paragraph (3)(a) above, shall be to the Commission

 

and not to the First-tier Tribunal.

 

(7)    

Rules made by the Lord Chancellor under section 5 of the Special

 

Immigration Appeals Commission Act 1997 may include provision made

 

for the purposes of this paragraph.”.’.

 

Sarah Teather

 

58

 

Clause  14,  page  13,  leave out lines 19 to 39 and insert—

 

‘(3)    

The promotion of the best interests of children is in the public interest.’.

 

Sarah Teather

 

59

 

Clause  15,  page  16,  line  2,  after ‘if’, insert—

 

‘P is—

 

(a)    

an asylum seeker or the dependant of an asylum-seeker as defined in section 94

 

of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (c. 33);

 

(b)    

a person provided with accommodation under section 17 of the Children Act

 

1989 or otherwise under that Act;

 

(c)    

a person accommodated in a refuge as a survivor of domestic violence;

 

(d)    

 

(i)    

an applicant for a Tier 4 visa holding a certificate of acceptance of studies

 

issued by an authority-funded educational institution; or

 

(ii)    

an applicant for a student visitor visa for a period longer than six months.


 
 

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(e)    

a person who is resident outside the UK and is studying English in the UK who

 

is accommodated in Homestay accommodation.

 

(f)    

’.

 

Sarah Teather

 

60

 

Schedule  1,  page  54,  line  13,  leave out paragraph (5).

 

Sarah Teather

 

61

 

Clause  65,  page  50,  line  27,  at end insert—

 

‘( )    

Section 1 and Part II of this Act shall come into force on a day to be appointed,

 

being no earlier than the day on which an order made by the Lord Chancellor

 

under section 9(2)(a) of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders

 

Act 2013 in respect of civil legal services in connection with removal under

 

section 1 and appeals under Part II comes into effect.’.

 

Support for prescribed groups

 

Sarah Teather

 

NC14

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

Section 4 of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (Accommodation) is

 

amended as follows.

 

(2)    

In subsection (1), for “facilities for the accommodation” substitute “support”.

 

(3)    

In subsection (2), for “facilities for the accommodation” substitute “support”.

 

(4)    

In subsection (3), for “facilities for the accommodation of a dependant of a person

 

for whom facilities” substitute “support of a dependant of a person for whom

 

support”.

 

(5)    

In subsection (5)—

 

(a)    

in paragraph (a), for “accommodation” substitute “support” in both

 

occurrences; and

 

(b)    

in paragraph (b), for “accommodation” substitute “support” in both

 

occurrences.

 

(6)    

In subsection (6)—

 

(a)    

in paragraph (a), for “accommodation” substitute “support”;

 

(b)    

in paragraph (b), for “accommodation” substitute “support”; and

 

(c)    

in paragraph (c), for “accommodation” substitute “support” in both

 

occurrences.

 

(7)    

For subsections (10) and (11) substitute—

 

“(10)    

“support” means—

 

(a)    

accommodation appearing to the Secretary of State to be

 

adequate for the needs of the supported person and his

 

dependants;

 

(b)    

food or other essential items;

 

(c)    

the means to enable the supported person to meet what appear to

 

the Secretary of State to be expenses (other than legal expenses

 

or other expenses of a prescribed description) incurred in

 

connection with his claim for asylum or leave to remain in the

 

UK;


 
 

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(d)    

the means for the supported person and his dependants to attend

 

bail proceedings in connection with his detention under any

 

provision of the Immigration Acts; or

 

(e)    

the means to enable the supported person and his dependants to

 

attend bail proceedings in connection with the detention of a

 

dependant of his under any such provision.

 

(11)    

If the Secretary of State considers that the circumstances of a particular

 

case are exceptional, such other resources as he considers necessary to

 

enable the supported person and his dependants to be supported.”.’.

 

Exceptions to automatic deportation

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Mr David Blunkett

 

Nick de Bois

 

Hazel Blears

 

Nick Herbert

 

Ms Gisela Stuart

 

Mr Crispin Blunt

 

Kate Hoey

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Tracey Crouch

 

Siobhian McDonagh

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Mr Graham Brady

 

Mr Nigel Dodds

 

Jackie Doyle-Price

 

Derek Twigg

 

Stephen Barclay

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

Bob Blackman

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Andrea Leadsom

 

Mr John Whittingdale

 

Mr David Davis

 

Tim Loughton

 

Mr Douglas Carswell

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Henry Smith

 

Andrew Percy

 

Sir Gerald Howarth

 

Andrew Bingham

 

Philip Davis

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Jonathan Lord

 

Mr Andrew Turner

 

Dr Julian Lewis

 

Mr David Ruffley

 

Andrew Rosindell

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Mr James Gray

 

Mark Pritchard

 

Sir Richard Shepherd

 

Karl McCartney

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Dr Phillip Lee

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

David T. C. Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Charles Walker

 

Gordon Henderson

 

Caroline Nokes

 

Mr Gary Streeter

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Amess

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Richard Graham

 

Mr James Clappison

 

Mark Reckless

 

Mr John Redwood

 

Mr Aidan Burley

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

Simon Reevell

 

Stephen McPartland

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Steve Baker

 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Richard Drax

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Patrick Mercer

 

Mr Brooks Newmark

 

Sir Edward Leigh

 

Chris Kelly

 

Mr Philip Hollobone

 

Mr John Baron

 

George Freeman

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Dan Byles

 

Mr William Cash

 

Angie Bray

 

Glyn Davies

 

Karen Lumley

 

Mr Peter Lilley

 

Sir Paul Beresford

 

Simon Hart

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Caroline Dinenage

 

Conor Burns

 

Alec Shelbrooke

 

Guto Bebb

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Nicholas Soames

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Dr Matthew Offord

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Heather Wheeler

 

Bob Stewart

 

David Tredinnick

 

Mr Julian Brazier

 

Martin Vickers

 

NC15

 

To move the following Clause:—

 

‘(1)    

The UK Borders Act 2007 is amended as follows.


 
 

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(2)    

In section 33 (Exceptions), in subsection (2)(a), for “Convention rights”,

 

substitute “rights under Articles 2 or 3 of the Convention”.

 

(3)    

In section 33, after subsection (6A), insert—

 

“(6B)    

Exception 7 is where the Secretary of State thinks, taking into account all

 

the circumstances of the case including the seriousness of the offence,

 

that removal of the foreign criminal from the United Kingdom in

 

pursuance of a deportation order would cause such manifest and

 

overwhelming harm to his children that it overrides the public interest in

 

removal.”.

 

(4)    

In section 38 (Interpretation)—

 

(a)    

after subsection (3), insert—

 

“(3A)    

In section 32, “Convention rights” has the same meaning as in

 

the Human Rights Act 1998 (c. 42).”;

 

(b)    

omit paragraph (4)(b);

 

(c)    

after subsection (4) insert—

 

“(4A)    

In section 33, “rights under Articles 2 or 3 of the Convention”

 

means Articles 2 or 3 of “the Convention” as defined in the

 

Human Rights Act 1998 (c. 42).”.’.

 

Mr Dominic Raab

 

Mr David Blunkett

 

Nick de Bois

 

Hazel Blears

 

Nick Herbert

 

Ms Gisela Stuart

 

Mr Crispin Blunt

 

Kate Hoey

 

Anne Marie Morris

 

Mr Frank Field

 

Tracey Crouch

 

Siobhian McDonagh

 

Mr Andrew Mitchell

 

Mr Graham Brady

 

Mr Nigel Dodds

 

Jackie Doyle-Price

 

Derek Twigg

 

Stephen Barclay

 

Mrs Anne Main

 

Bob Blackman

 

Charlotte Leslie

 

Andrea Leadsom

 

Mr John Whittingdale

 

Mr David Davis

 

Tim Loughton

 

Mr Douglas Carswell

 

Dr Sarah Wollaston

 

Henry Smith

 

Andrew Percy

 

Sir Gerald Howarth

 

Andrew Bingham

 

Philip Davis

 

Mr Adam Holloway

 

Jonathan Lord

 

Mr Andrew Turner

 

Dr Julian Lewis

 

Mr David Ruffley

 

Andrew Rosindell

 

Mr Stewart Jackson

 

Mr Graham Stuart

 

Mr James Gray

 

Mark Pritchard

 

Sir Richard Shepherd

 

Karl McCartney

 

Mr David Nuttall

 

Dr Phillip Lee

 

Mr Nigel Evans

 

David T. C. Davies

 

Nadine Dorries

 

Mike Weatherley

 

Mr Charles Walker

 

Gordon Henderson

 

Caroline Nokes

 

Mr Gary Streeter

 

Mr Peter Bone

 

Nigel Mills

 

Mr David Amess

 

Mr Bernard Jenkin

 

Richard Graham

 

Mr James Clappison

 

Mark Reckless

 

Mr John Redwood

 

Mr Aidan Burley

 

Mr Jonathan Djanogly

 

Simon Reevell

 

Stephen McPartland

 

Jeremy Lefroy

 

Steve Baker

 

Zac Goldsmith

 

Richard Drax

 

Chris Heaton-Harris

 

Patrick Mercer

 

Mr Brooks Newmark

 

Sir Edward Leigh

 

Chris Kelly


 
 

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Mr Philip Hollobone

 

Mr John Baron

 

George Freeman

 

Mr Christopher Chope

 

Mr Brian Binley

 

Bill Wiggin

 

Dan Byles

 

Mr William Cash

 

Angie Bray

 

Glyn Davies

 

Karen Lumley

 

Mr Peter Lilley

 

Sir Paul Beresford

 

Simon Hart

 

Jacob Rees-Mogg

 

Caroline Dinenage

 

Conor Burns

 

Alec Shelbrooke

 

Guto Bebb

 

Mr Mark Field

 

Nicholas Soames

 

Craig Whittaker

 

Dr Matthew Offord

 

Andrew Bridgen

 

Heather Wheeler

 

Bob Stewart

 

David Tredinnick

 

Mr Julian Brazier

 

Martin Vickers

 

62

 

Clause  14,  page  13,  leave out lines 14 to 39 and insert—

 

‘117C

 Cases involving Foreign Criminals

 

(1)    

No decision of the Secretary of State under section 33(6B) (Exceptions) of the

 

UK Borders Act 2007 may be questioned except on appeal to the High Court.

 

(2)    

For the purposes of determining whether to give permission to appeal and

 

determining any such appeal under subsection (1) the High Court must apply the

 

procedures and principles which would be applied by it on an application for

 

judicial review.’.

 

Sarah Teather

 

63

 

Page  15,  line  3,  leave out Clauses 15 to 32.

 

Sarah Teather

 

64

 

Clause  64,  page  49,  line  31,  leave out paragraph (a).

 

Sarah Teather

 

65

 

Clause  64,  page  50,  line  5,  leave out ‘30(3)’.

 

Sarah Teather

 

66

 

Clause  64,  page  50,  line  6,  leave out subsections (6) and (7).

 

Sarah Teather

 

67

 

Page  54,  line  17,  leave out Schedule 2.

 


 
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