At head of title, Home Office.
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The Immigration Acts 1. Commonwealth Immigrants Act Part I of the Commonwealth Immigrants Act provided that, with effect from 1 July , citizens of Commonwealth countries, with certain exceptions, became subject to immigration control. Under s, which came into force on 31 May ,File Size: KB. The Commonwealth Immigrants Act was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.. Before the Act was passed, citizens of British commonwealth countries had extensive rights to migrate to the response to a perceived heavy influx of immigrants, the Conservative Party government tightened the regulations, permitting only those with government-issued employment vouchers, limited in. The Commonwealth Immigrants Act (c. 9) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.. The Act amended the Commonwealth Immigrants Act , further reducing rights of citizens of the Commonwealth of Nations countries (now, in , comprising approximately billion people, including New Zealand, Australia, The Republic of India, Islamic Republic of Pakistan (which included . Commonwealth Immigrants Act, 10 & 11 ELIZ. 2. CH. 21 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS PART I CONTROL OF IMMIGRATION Section 1. Application of Part I. 2. Refusal of admission and conditional admission. 3. Supplementary provisions as to control of immigration. 4. Offences in connection with control of immigration. 5. Duration of Part I. PART I1.
Commonwealth Immigrants Act Commonwealth Immigrants Act Hepple, B. A. The political beckground is depcribed by R. Boston, " How the Immigrants Act was passed," New Society (No. ), March ' 8 , pp. 1, Report of the Committee on Immigration Appeals. Cmnd. '7, noted by the present writer in () 31 M. Before immigration to Britain was mostly accounted for by Irish immigrants and some European Jewish immigrants. The arrival of the SS Empire Windrush in marked the beginning of a controversial period of Commonwealth Immigration particularly from the West Indies. Under the British Nationality Act of immigrants from British colonies had rights to full citizenship. 1 There is disagreement over how significant this change was. For Hansen, prior to the Act ‘Bri ; 2 Macmillan Mss: Macmillan’s diary 30 Nov , Mss Macmillan dep d Bodleian Library, Oxford. 3 In essence, the Act introduced a voucher system, dividing potential immigrants into three cat ; 2 In , the Commonwealth Immigrants Act ended the automatic right of people of the. Labour then ‘reduced the number of vouchers available to migrants, extended powers to deport people deemed “illegal immigrants” and imposed restrictions on who could be classed as dependants’. Labour then passed the Commonwealth Immigrants Act, which began the process of explicitly demarcating British citizenship by race.
8 of S. 52 of , 26 of 1m. THE IMMIGRATION RESTRICTION (COMMONWEALTH CITIZENS) ACT. [27th December, 1. This Act may be cited as the Immigration Restriction shorttitle. (Commonwealth Citizens) Act. Interpret, 1) In this Act- Lion. “Chief Immigration Officer” and “immigration officer”. SOUTHERN RHODESIA (COMMONWEALTH IMMIGRANTS ACT ) ORDER 3: Lords: Commonwealth Immigrants: 1: Written Answers: Commonwealth Immigrants Act, (Ministry Circular) 2: Written Answers: EXPIRING LAWS CONTINUANCE BILL: 3: Lords: EXPIRING LAWS CONTINUANCE BILL: 1: Lords: The Commonwealth Immigrants Act was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.. Before the Act was passed, citizens of British Commonwealth countries had extensive rights to migrate to the response to a perceived heavy influx of immigrants, the Conservative Party government tightened the regulations, permitting only those with government-issued employment vouchers, limited in. For example, within the status of CUKC, those from Hong Kong became subject to immigration control, whereas those born in the United Kingdom did not. The neglect of citizenship statuses continued with the next major immigration law passed in the s, the Commonwealth Immigrants Act (CIA ).