159. Extension of stay as the partner of a person who has, or has had, leave to enter or remain for employment purposes.

159.     Extension of stay as the partner of a person who has, or has had, leave to enter or remain for employment purposes.

The requirements to be met by a person seeking an extension of stay in the United Kingdom1 as the partner of a person who has or has had leave to enter or remain in the United Kingdom for employment purposes2 are that the applicant:

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    (1)     is the spouse, civil partner or unmarried partner of a person who has limited or indefinite leave to enter or remain3 in the United Kingdom4;

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    (2)     meets the