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Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (S.C. 2001, c. 27)

Act current to 2024-04-01 and last amended on 2023-12-15. Previous Versions

Marginal note:No appeal for inadmissibility

  •  (1) No appeal may be made to the Immigration Appeal Division by a foreign national or their sponsor or by a permanent resident if the foreign national or permanent resident has been found to be inadmissible on grounds of security, violating human or international rights, sanctions, serious criminality or organized criminality.

  • Marginal note:Serious criminality

    (2) For the purpose of subsection (1), serious criminality must be with respect to a crime that was punished in Canada by a term of imprisonment of at least six months or that is described in paragraph 36(1)(b) or (c).

  • Marginal note:Misrepresentation

    (3) No appeal may be made under subsection 63(1) in respect of a decision that was based on a finding of inadmissibility on the ground of misrepresentation, unless the foreign national in question is the sponsor’s spouse, common-law partner or child.

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