Immigration Act 1987

  • repealed
  • Immigration Act 1987: repealed, at 2 am on 29 November 2010, by section 404 of the Immigration Act 2009 (2009 No 51).
93 No deportation order after certain lapse of time
  • (1) Subject to subsection (2) of this section, no deportation order may be made under section 91 or section 92 of this Act in respect of any person after the expiry of 6 months from the following date:

    • (a) where the person is sentenced to imprisonment for a single offence that renders the person liable to deportation, the date on which the person is released from imprisonment; or

    • (b) where the person is not so sentenced, the date on which the person is convicted of the offence that renders the person liable to deportation; or

    • (c) where the person is convicted of 2 offences that together render that person liable to deportation, the latest of the following dates:

      • (i) the date on which the person is convicted of the earlier offence:

      • (ii) the date on which the person is convicted of the later offence:

      • (iii) the date on which the person is released from imprisonment in respect of the earlier offence:

      • (iv) the date on which the person is released from imprisonment in respect of the later offence.

    (2) Where, before the expiry of the period of 6 months referred to in subsection (1) of this section, the person is sentenced to imprisonment in respect of any further offence or offences, subsection (1) of this section shall apply as if the further offence or offences were the offence or offences that rendered the person liable to deportation.