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


In committee (Senate), as of June 1, 2023

Subscribe to a feed (what's a feed?) of speeches and votes in the House related to Bill S-235.


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

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.


All sorts of information on this bill is available at LEGISinfo, an excellent resource from the Library of Parliament. You can also read the full text of the bill.