Immigration: foreign husbands of British women

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- letters to William Whitelaw MP re proposed withdrawl of the 'concession' allowing British women to marry foreign spouses and settle with them in the United Kingdom

- briefing on government proposals to withdraw concessionary right of British women to live in Britain with their foreign husbands by Equal Opportunities Commission

- policy statement on the right of settlement in Britain of the spouses of British citizens by Equal Opportunities Commission, 22 Aug 1979

- briefing on the proposed ban by the National Council of Civil Liberties, Aug 1979