Automatic issuance of “protected status" documents

Printer-friendly version
Resolution number: 
8
November 2006
Whereas: 
  1. It is important for protected persons to settle meaningfully in Canada through education, employment, etc.
  2. Presently, protected persons need to submit a special “protected status” document to be registered in certain programs.
  3. It takes 8 weeks for CIC to issue these documents.
Therefore be it resolved: 

That the CCR call on CIC to issue“protected status” documents at the time the person is accepted by the IRB.

Working Group: 
Inland Protection