An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

Status

Second reading (Senate), as of Oct. 28, 2020

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Summary

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This enactment amends the Citizenship Act to provide citizenship for certain persons when they transition out of the care of a child welfare agency or foster parent. It also amends the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act to provide that, in certain circumstances, a removal order cannot be enforced against a person who was not a citizen when they transitioned out of such care.

Elsewhere

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