HL Deb 23 July 1982 vol 433 c1144WA
Lord Boardman

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether they will confirm that it is still their intention to bring the British Nationality Act 1981 into force on 1st January 1983.

Lord Elton

Yes. On 8th July my right honourable friend signed a commencement order which brings the Act into force on 1st January 1983 and he hopes to lay before Parliament the main orders and regulations under the Act by the Summer Recess.

House adjourned at four minutes before three o'clock.