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House of Commons

 
 

Thursday 29 October 2015

 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings

 

Immigration Bill


 

[Seventh and eighth Sittings]


 

Stuart C. McDonald

 

Anne McLaughlin

 

Gavin Newlands

 

Not selected  41

 

Page  46,  line  2,  leave out Schedule 1

 

Schedule, as amended, Agreed to.

 


 

Stuart C. McDonald

 

Anne McLaughlin

 

Gavin Newlands

 

Not selected  42

 

Page  8,  line  4,  leave out Clause 11

 

Clause Agreed to on division.

 


 

James Brokenshire

 

Agreed to  11

 

Schedule  2,  page  58,  line  20,  at end insert—

 

    “( )  

Where a person is on immigration bail within the meaning of Part 1 of

 

Schedule 5—

 

(a)    

the person is to be treated for the purposes of sub-paragraph (3) as if

 

the person had been granted leave to enter the United Kingdom, but

 

(b)    

any condition as to the person’s work in the United Kingdom to which

 

the person’s immigration bail is subject is to be treated for those

 

purposes as a condition of leave.”


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 29 October 2015        

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Immigration Bill, continued

 
 

Stuart C. McDonald

 

Anne McLaughlin

 

Gavin Newlands

 

Not selected  43

 

Page  57,  line  33,  leave out Schedule 2

 

Schedule, as amended, Agreed to.

 


 

Sarah Champion

 

Keir Starmer

 

Paul Blomfield

 

Sue Hayman

 

Kate Hollern

 

Mrs Emma Lewell-Buck

 

Negatived on division  71

 

Clause  12,  page  8,  line  31,  at end insert—

 

“(d)    

the landlord has commenced action under sections 33D or 33E within

 

two months of   becoming aware that the adult mentioned in subsections

 

(2) was disqualified as a result of their immigration status.”

 

Sarah Champion

 

Keir Starmer

 

Paul Blomfield

 

Sue Hayman

 

Kate Hollern

 

Mrs Emma Lewell-Buck

 

Not called  72

 

Clause  12,  page  9,  line  37,  at end insert—

 

“(6)    

The agent does not commit an offence under subsection (2) or (4) if the agent is

 

also a resident of the property in subsection (1).”

 

Sarah Champion

 

Keir Starmer

 

Paul Blomfield

 

Sue Hayman

 

Kate Hollern

 

Mrs Emma Lewell-Buck

 

Anne McLaughlin

 

Gavin Newlands

 

Not called  85

 

Parliamentary Star - white    

Clause  12,  page  10,  line  25,  leave out paragraphs (4) to (6) and insert—

 

“(4)    

Sections 33A to 33C do not apply in relation to a residential tenancy agreement

 

or a renewed agreement entered into before the coming into force of section 12 of

 

the Immigration Act 2014.”

 

James Brokenshire

 

Agreed to on division  12

 

Clause  12,  page  10,  line  26,  leave out “33C (offences: landlords and agents)” and

 

insert “33E (offences and eviction)”


 
 

Public Bill Committee Proceedings: 29 October 2015        

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Immigration Bill, continued

 
 

James Brokenshire

 

Agreed to  13

 

Clause  12,  page  10,  line  38,  leave out “, and”

 

Sarah Champion

 

Keir Starmer

 

Paul Blomfield

 

Sue Hayman

 

Kate Hollern

 

Mrs Emma Lewell-Buck

 

Negatived on division  73

 

Clause  12,  page  11,  line  6,  at end insert—

 

“(3)    

Before implementing measures under subsection (2), the Secretary of State must

 

prepare a report on the likely impact of the measures and lay it before each House

 

of Parliament.

 

(4)    

A report under subsection (3) must include:

 

(a)    

The likely impact of measures contained within this Section on

 

individuals who have a protected characteristic as defined in Part 2,

 

Chapter 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

 

(b)    

The likely impact of measures contained within this Section on British

 

Citizens who do not hold a Passport or UK Driving Licence.”

 

[Adjourned until 9.30 am Tuesday 3 November


 

 

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