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The Immigration (Biometric Registration) (Jersey) Order 2018

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10.  For section 15 (Interpretation) substitute—

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15.(1) For the purposes of section 5—

(a)“person subject to immigration control” means a person who under the Immigration Act 1971 (as extended to Jersey by the Immigration (Jersey) Order 1993) requires leave to enter or remain in Jersey (whether or not such leave has been given),

(b)“document” includes a card or sticker and any other method of recording information (whether in writing or by the use of electronic or other technology or by a combination of methods),

(c)“authorised person” has the meaning given by section 141(5) of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (as extended to Jersey by the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999 (Jersey) Order 2003) (authority to take fingerprints),

(d)“immigration” includes asylum,

(e)“Jersey” means the Bailiwick of Jersey,

(f)“Minister” means the Minister for Home Affairs, and

(g)Regulations or an Order permitting something to be done by the Minister may (but need not) permit it to be done only where the Minister is of a specified opinion.

(2) For the purposes of section 5 “biometric information” means—

(a)information about a person’s external physical characteristics (including in particular fingerprints and features of the iris), and

(b)any other information about a person’s physical characteristics specified in Regulations made by the States.

(3) Regulations under subsection (2)(b)—

(a)may specify only information that can be obtained or recorded by an external examination of a person;

(b)must not specify information about a person’s DNA.

(4) Section 6(6) applies to Regulations under subsection (2)(b).

(5) An application for a biometric immigration document is an application in connection with immigration for the purposes of sections 67A and 68 of the Immigration Act 2014 (as extended to Jersey by the Immigration (Jersey) Order 2016) (fees); and, in the application of those sections to an application for a biometric immigration document, the prescribed consequences of non-compliance may include any of the consequences specified in section 7(2) above..

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