Chinese immigrants

Timeline created by wojtasam14
In History
  • gaming act outlawed puckapoo and fan tan two chinese games of chance

  • the poll tax was increased to a hundred pounds

  • the old age pensions act excluded naturalised chinese

  • english reading test for 'aliens' which included chinese

  • chinese prevented from becoming naturalised citizens

  • buisness immigration policy selected immigrants on their personal qualities and not on their race