259. Deportation of family members.

259.     Deportation of family members.

For the purpose of deportation the following persons are to be regarded as belonging to another person's family:

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    (1)     where that other person is a man, his wife or civil partner and his or her children under the age of 181; and

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    (2)     where that other person is a woman, her husband or civil partner and her or his children under the age of 182.

A deportation order cannot be made against a person as belonging to the family of another person if more than eight weeks have elapsed since the other person