Illegal migrants in UK face jail if caught driving – The Guardian

Posted September 18th, 2015 in bills, forfeiture, immigration, news, road traffic offences by tracey

‘People who drive a car while they are in Britain illegally face being jailed and having their vehicle seized under powers included in the government’s latest immigration bill. Most of the measures in the legislation, published on Thursday, are designed to create “a hostile environment” for migrants who are in Britain unlawfully and have already been strongly trailed by ministers since the general election. The Commons second reading of the bill is scheduled for 13 October, shortly after the Conservative party conference.’

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The Guardian, 17th September 2015