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Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

Version of section 79 from 2003-07-02 to 2008-02-21:

Marginal note:Proceedings suspended

  •  (1) On the request of the Minister, the permanent resident or the foreign national, a judge shall suspend a proceeding with respect to a certificate in order for the Minister to decide an application for protection made under subsection 112(1).

  • Marginal note:Proceedings resumed

    (2) If a proceeding is suspended under subsection (1) and the application for protection is decided, the Minister shall give notice of the decision to the permanent resident or the foreign national and to the judge, the judge shall resume the proceeding and the judge shall review the lawfulness of the decision of the Minister, taking into account the grounds referred to in subsection 18.1(4) of the Federal Courts Act.

  • 2001, c. 27, s. 79
  • 2002, c. 8, s. 194

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