An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (trafficking in human organs)

Status

Second reading (Senate), as of Oct. 31, 2017

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Summary

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This enactment amends the Criminal Code to create new offences in relation to trafficking in human organs and tissue. It also amends the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act to provide that a permanent resident or foreign national is inadmissible to Canada if the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration is of the opinion that they have engaged in any activities relating to trafficking in human organs or tissue.

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