Jubilee from CIC

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Resolution number: 
8
May 2001
Whereas: 
  1. In the past when the immigration system has undergone a substantial change the government has allowed those caught up in the older system to receive landing under relaxed criteria;
  2. There are a substantial number of protection claimants caught up at various stages in the present immigration system;
  3. The Canadian Government is proposing a complete overhaul of the present system through Bill C-11;
  4. It is undesirable to burden the new immigration system with a substantial caseload from the old system;
Therefore be it resolved: 

That the CCR ask the Government of Canada, as part of the implementation of Bill C-11:

  1. To allow all those caught up in the present protection determination system at its various stages to apply for landing in Canada under relaxed criteria;
  2. That all decisions in response to these landing applications be made forthwith.
Working Group: 
Inland Protection