New measures to tackle sham marriages and civil partnerships

By: Juliet
On: Monday, 24 November, 2014

The Minister for Security and Immigration James Brokenshire has today outlined his plans to tackle sham marriages and civil partnerships.

In the statement, which was laid before the House of Commons, he said:

‘I am pleased to inform the House that, subject to Parliamentary approval of the necessary secondary legislation, I plan to implement important new provisions under part 4 of the Immigration Act 2014 to tackle sham marriages and civil partnerships on Monday 2 March 2015.

Part 4 of the Act will give us a much stronger platform for effective, systematic action to disrupt and deter sham …read more

Source: Family Law News