Search Legislation

Race Relations (Amendment) Act 2000

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).

Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (c. 33)

32In section 65(3) of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (acts made unlawful by section 6(1) of the [1998 c. 42.] Human Rights Act 1998), after “Kingdom,” there is inserted “racially discriminated against the appellant or”.

33In section 65(5) of the Act of 1999—

(a)after “concerned” there is inserted

(a)racially discriminated against the appellant; or

(b)”; and

(b)for “that ground” there is substituted “the ground in question”.

34For the side-note to section 65 of that Act, there is substituted “Racial discrimination and breach of human rights.”

35In section 72(2)(a) of that Act (miscellaneous limitations on rights of appeal), after “rights” there is inserted “or racially discriminated against him”.

36In section 73(2) of that Act (limitation on further appeals), after “a claim that” there is inserted “in taking a decision, a decision-maker racially discriminated against the appellant or that”.

37In section 74(7) of that Act (duty to disclose grounds for appeal etc.), after paragraph (a) there is inserted—

(aa)if he claims that he was racially discriminated against, include notice of that claim;.

38In section 76(3)(a) of that Act (result of failure to give statement of additional grounds for appeal), for “breached the applicant's” there is substituted “racially discriminated against the applicant or breached his”.

39In Schedule 4 to that Act (appeals), in paragraph 9(2) for the words “that the claim is one to which this paragraph applies” there is substituted “with the opinion expressed in the Secretary of State’s certificate”.

40In that Schedule to that Act, after paragraph 9 there is inserted—

Racial discrimination

9A(1)This paragraph applies to an appeal under Part IV of this Act by a person who claims that he has been racially discriminated against, if the Secretary of State has certified that, in his opinion, the claim is manifestly unfounded.

(2)If, on an appeal to which this paragraph applies, the adjudicator agrees with the opinion expressed in the Secretary of State’s certificate, paragraph 22 does not confer on the appellant any right to appeal to the Immigration Appeal Tribunal.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

See additional information alongside the content

Show Explanatory Notes for Sections: Displays relevant parts of the explanatory notes interweaved within the legislation content.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

Explanatory Notes

Text created by the government department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Public Acts except Appropriation, Consolidated Fund, Finance and Consolidation Acts.

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources