Regina v Home Secretary, Ex parte Yeboah: CA 1987

Sir Nicholas Browne-Wilkinson V-C spoke of section 7 of the 1978 Act: ‘If actual receipt is necessary to enable the addressee to take some necessary step, then the word ‘sent’ in the principal Act will be construed to mean ‘received”


Sir Nicholas Browne-Wilkinson V-C


[1987] 1 WLR 1586


Interpretation Act 1978 7

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CitedImmigration Advisory Services v Oommen EAT 19-Mar-1997
The claimant had been ordered to pay a deposit as a condition of being allowed to proceed with the claim which the tribunal had judged to have no reasonable prospect of success. The claim was struck out after the tribunal had been wrongly told that . .
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Updated: 05 May 2022; Ref: scu.347416