What was its impact? In the lead-up to the election, Norwegian container ship the MV Tampa rescued asylum seekers and attempted to enter Australian waters. The media industry they are so many restrictions and the issues in the game industry. Each group will produce a poster on butcher's paper with little regard to pretty presentation, but focused on presenting information legibly and clearly - encourage the use of different colour, headings, underlining etc to enable greater accessibility of the information for other students and these will be pinned around the room.
Both the captain and the owners of ships which transported illegal immigrants to Australia could be fined GBP for each immigrant, unless the immigrant was European. These attitudes led to each colony establishing its own economic and migration policies, some going so far as to exclude anyone of non-British descent. Small numbers of migrants were granted certificates of exemption from the test but often, exempted people became separated from their friends and family members who did not pass and were deported. Academics James Jupp and Gwenda Tavan have argued that the White Australia ideology is still shaping Australian immigration policies in the 21st century, especially in regard to refugees. I place before the house a measure of definite and high policy. Along with the myriad immigrants to the U.
Firstly, the Act gave immigration officers the power to make a migrant sit a word dictation test that could be given in any prescribed European language the officer chose. In this Act, unless the contrary intention appears,— "Officer" means any officer appointed under this Act, or any Officer of Customs; "The Minister" means the Minister for External Affairs. Both the captain and the owners of ships which transported illegal immigrants to Australia could be fined GBP for each immigrant, unless the immigrant was European. The Governor-General may make regulations for carrying out this Act and for empowering officers to determine whether any person is a prohibited immigrant.
Why not? Reactions of white Australians to this trend were overwhelmingly negative. Provisions of the Act[ edit ] Page 1 of the Act General[ edit ] The Act specifically prohibited various classes of people from immigrating, including people with infectious diseases and people who had recently been imprisoned. Provided that in the case of a person entering the Commonwealth from any vessel under this section no penalty shall attach to the vessel or its master owners or charterers. This left Australians introduce policies that would control migration. Powers to enforce Act.
These attitudes led to each colony establishing its own economic and migration policies, some going so far as to exclude anyone of non-British descent. Contracts for manual labour — when enforceable. For the purposes of the detention and other lawful dealing with the vessel the officer so authorized shall be entitled to obtain such writ of assistance or other aid as is provided under any law relating to the Customs with respect to the seizure of vessels or goods. Look at the reasons for migration to Australia and try to establish whether most Australian arrivals since were refugees, asylum seekers or migrants. The masthead of the popular Bulletin magazine read: Australia for the White Man. Main article: Attempted exclusion of Egon Kisch from Australia The dictation test came into disrepute when it began to be used to exclude and deport individuals which the government considered undesirable.
Academics James Jupp and Gwenda Tavan have argued that the White Australia ideology is still shaping Australian immigration policies in the 21st century, especially in regard to refugees. As a result the number of Chinese migrants decreased instantly. Kisch was fluent in a number of European languages, and after completing passages in several languages, he finally failed when he was tested in Scottish Gaelic. The Immigration Restriction Act was replaced by the Migration Act ,  which replaced the dictation test with a universal visa system or entry permits , and removed many of the other restrictions, although many migrants from southern Europe and Asia were already living in Australia, some of them having arrived as refugees during or after World War II.