Amendments proposed to the Asylum and Immigration (treatment of Claimants, Etc.) Bill - continued House of Commons

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Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

164

Clause     14,     page     15,     line     1,     leave out subsection (5).

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

160

Clause     14,     page     15,     line     21,     at end insert—

       '"specified action" in subsection (1) means only those requirements set out in subsection (2).'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

161

Clause     14,     page     15,     line     23,     leave out 'with specified modifications'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

162

Clause     14,     page     15,     line     25,     at end add—

    '(9)   The Secretary of State shall, before commencement of this section, and thereafter from time to time as he may decide necessary, publish detailed guidance on the interpretation and implementation of subsections (2)(a) to (h).

    (10)   Guidance issued under subsection (9) shall not be made unless a draft has been laid before and approved by resolution of each House of Parliament.'.


   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

165

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     1,     after 'comply', insert 'without good reason'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

166

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     3,     at end insert—

    '(2A)   Where the reason given for an alleged breach in subsection (2)(b) above is not accepted by the person imposing the restriction—

(a) the monitored person shall have seven days to make representations to a Chief Immigration Officer, and

(b) the Chief Immigration Officer shall make a decision to continue, vary or revoke requirements including a decision to detain under this section only after having carried out a review and given written reasons for that decision.'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

167

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     3,     at end insert—

    '(2A)   A person subject to restrictions under this section who cannot comply with those restrictions may ask for them to be varied by making representations to a Chief Immigration Officer.'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

168

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     3,     at end insert—

    '(2A)   Within seven days of representations being made a Chief Immigration Officer shall make a decision to continue, vary or revoke monitoring requirements, including a decision to detain under this section, only after having carried out a review and given written reasons for that decision.'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

169

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     13,     at end insert 'necessary and reasonable'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

170

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     15,     leave out from 'adult' to end of line 19.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

171

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     34,     leave out from 'who' to end of line 38 and insert—

    '(a)   confirms that they are at least 18 years old, and

    (b)   can be shown by documentary evidence to be at least 18 years old, or

    (c)   is declared to be at least 18 years old by a decision of a court, including a tribunal as defined by section 10 and for the purposes of this section by subsection (12) below.'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

172

Clause     15,     page     16,     line     40,     leave out 'may' and insert 'shall'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

173

Clause     15,     page     17,     line     2,     leave out 'and'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

174

Clause     15,     page     17,     line     6,     at end insert ', and

    (c)   must not impose a disproportionate restriction on the liberty of the individual.'.


   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

95

Clause     16,     page     18,     line     14,     leave out from 'dwelling' to end of line 21 and insert—

    '(7A)   Nothing in this section shall authorise the disclosure of documents or information subject to legal privilege.'.

   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

96

Clause     16,     page     18,     line     23,     leave out 'or a justice of the peace'.

   

Beverley Hughes

147

Clause     16,     page     18,     line     24,     at end insert—

    '(9)   In the application of this section to Northern Ireland the reference to the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (c.60) shall be taken as a reference to the Police and Criminal Evidence (Northern Ireland) Order 1989 (S.I. 1989/1341 (N.I. 12))."'.

   

Beverley Hughes

148

Clause     16,     page     18,     line     24,     at end insert—

    '(2)   In paragraph 7 of Schedule 5 to the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (c.33) (investigation of complaints, &c.: power of entry)—

(a) in sub-paragraph (1)(b) after "(b)" insert ", (c)",

(b) in sub-paragraph (1)(c) for "registered person." substitute "registered or exempt person.",

(c) in sub-paragraph (1A)(a) after "(b)" insert ", (c)",

(d) in sub-paragraph (1A)(b) for "registered person." substitute "registered or exempt person.", and

(e) after sub-paragraph (8) insert—

    "(9)   Sub-paragraphs (7) and (8) shall apply to an exempt person as they apply to a registered person, but with a reference to cancellation of registration being treated as a reference to withdrawal of exemption.

    (10) In this paragraph "exempt person" means a person certified by the Commissioner as exempt under section 84(4)(a)."'.


   

Beverley Hughes

149

Clause     17,     page     19,     line     14,     at end insert—

    '( )   A complaint charging the commission of an offence under this section may in Northern Ireland be heard and determined by a magistrates' court if—

(a) it is made within the period of six months beginning with the date (or first date) on which the offence is alleged to have been committed, or

(b) it is made—

(i) within the period of two years beginning with that date, and

(ii) within the period of six months beginning with a date certified by the Immigration Services Commissioner as the date on which the commission of the offence came to his notice."'.


   

Annabelle Ewing

144

Clause     19,     page     19,     line     27,     after 'information', insert 'in relation to the provision of immigration advice or immigration services by a person regulated by a designated professional body.'.

   

Annabelle Ewing

145

Clause     19,     page     19,     line     36,     after 'information', insert 'in relation to the provision of immigration advice or immigration services by a person regulated by a designated professional body.'.

   

Annabelle Ewing

146

Clause     19,     page     19,     line     40,     after 'information', insert 'in relation to the provision of immigration advice or immigration services by a person regulated by a designated professional body.'.


   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Angela Watkinson

76

Clause     20,     page     20,     line     43,     at end add—

    '(6)   No fee shall be prescribed under the provisions of this section in respect of any application or process in respect of a student, prospective student, student nurse, postgraduate doctor, postgraduate dentist, trainee general practitioner, academic visitor or a dependent of such a person.'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Angela Watkinson

77

Clause     20,     page     20,     line     43,     at end add—

    '(6)   Instruments prescribing fees under the provisions of this section shall ensure that no student, prospective student, student nurse, postgraduate doctor, postgraduate dentist, trainee general practitioner, academic visitor or dependent of such a person shall have to pay more than once in any period of ten years a fee that exceeds the administrative cost of determining the application or undertaking the process.'.

   

Mr Humfrey Malins
Angela Watkinson

78

Clause     20,     page     20,     line     43,     at end add—

    '(6)   No fees shall be prescribed using the powers conferred in this section unless the Secretary of State has first given at least three months' notice of his intentions and consulted with bodies and individuals appearing to him to represent the interests of those affected.'.


   

Beverley Hughes

130

Schedule     4,     page     39,     line     7,     at end insert—

'Section 94(4)(a) to (j).'.


   

Mr Mark Oaten
Mr David Heath

163

Clause     26,     page     22,     line     14,     leave out subsection (1) and insert—

    '(1)   Section 2 shall not come into force earlier than a period of two months after the publication of guidance in relation to the implementation of that section, and not within two months of the date on which this Act is published.

    (1A)   Section 14 shall come into force at the end of the period of two months beginning with the date on which this Act is passed or the requirements of section 14 (9) have ben satisfied, whichever is the later.'.


NEW CLAUSES

Information about passengers

   

Beverley Hughes

NC16

To move the following Clause:—

    'In paragraph 27B of Schedule 2 to the Immigration Act 1971 (c.77) (control on entry: provision of information about passengers) after sub-paragraph (4) insert—

    "(4A)   The officer may ask the carrier to provide a copy of all or part of a document that relates to a passenger and contains passenger information."'.



 
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