Immigration Act 1971
The Immigration Act of 1971 was an
Act of Parliamentof the United Kingdomconcerning immigrationwhich came into law in 1971.
The act, as with the
Commonwealth Immigrants Act 1962, and that of 1968, restricted immigration, especially primary immigrationinto the UK.
It introduced the concept of "patriality of right of abode".
British nationality law
History of British nationality law
Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner
* [http://www.uniset.ca/naty/ImmigrAct1971.htm Immigration Act 1971]
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