Removal of Serious Foreign Criminals Act

An Act to amend the Criminal Records Act, the Corrections and Conditional Release Act, the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and the International Transfer of Offenders Act

This bill was last introduced in the 41st Parliament, 2nd Session, which ended in August 2015.

Sponsor

Steven Blaney  Conservative

Status

Second reading (House), as of May 12, 2015
(This bill did not become law.)

Summary

This is from the published bill. The Library of Parliament often publishes better independent summaries.

This enactment amends the Criminal Records Act to provide that foreign nationals and certain permanent residents may not apply for a record suspension. It also amends the Corrections and Conditional Release Act to authorize the disclosure to victims of information relating to the release of foreign offenders under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act. In addition, the enactment amends the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act to, among other things, streamline the removal process in respect of certain foreign offenders, provide for the revocation and renunciation of protected person status, and allow certain foreign nationals to waive an admissibility hearing if specific requirements are met. Finally, the enactment amends the International Transfer of Offenders Act to provide for the transfer of certain offenders without their consent.

Elsewhere

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Removal of Serious Foreign Criminals ActRoutine Proceedings

May 12th, 2015 / 10:05 a.m.
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Conservative