Results 41–46 of 46 for immigration in the 'Commons debates' speaker:Nicholas Soames

New Clause 2: Access to Legal Advice (21 Jan 1992)

Nicholas Soames: ...interest in that Gatwick, a major international airport, is within my constituency. I agree with the hon. Member for Leicester, East (Mr. Vaz) about the anguish and anxiety caused to people by immigration problems. Inevitably it takes a great deal of time to go into these cases. It is right that they should he dealt with in a humane and honourable manner. In my view, the steps that the...

New Clause 2: Access to Legal Advice (21 Jan 1992)

Nicholas Soames: ...on the Floor of the House without the sort of ignorant, absurd and childish platitudes that we have so recently heard. I have had regular and extensive contact and dealings with the United Kingdom Immigrants Advisory Service as an ordinary Member who has regularly to deal with immigration matters. I am confident that when I recommend a constituent to see UKIAS he or she will be dealt with...

Orders of the Day — Immigration (Carriers' Liability) Bill (16 Mar 1987)

Nicholas Soames: ...Caledonian is a constituent of mine and that it has told me that it does its best to ensure that the correct travel documents are carried. What steps will he take when a foreign airline tells the immigration authorities that it took every step to ensure that the detained person had the correct travel documents? How can my right hon. Friend check whether that was true?

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Immigration (20 Mar 1986)

Nicholas Soames: I broadly welcome the guidance of my hon. and learned Friend on this matter. Will he, nevertheless, assure the House that he is satisfied that there are sufficient immigration officers to deal with the many difficult cases?

Immigration (29 Oct 1985)

Nicholas Soames: Does my right hon. Friend agree that, by misusing the spirit of the regulations, hon. Members do a great disservice to immigrant communities?

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Entry Clearance Applications (20 Dec 1984)

Nicholas Soames: Does my hon. and learned Friend agree that many of the immigration rules are being grotesquely abused? What steps can he take to tighten them up?

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