Clause 19

Part of UK Borders Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 9:15 am on 15th March 2007.

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Photo of James Clappison James Clappison Conservative, Hertsmere 9:15 am, 15th March 2007

On what basis are these people in the country? Where in the Bill does it establish that these are only in-country rights of appeal rather than appeals for anyone who applies on a points-based system, which one imagines will be the vast majority of people who apply? The Government envisage in their own paper that it is for people who want to apply for work permits or student visas from overseas.