Immigration Division Rules (SOR/2002-229)

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Immigration Division Rules

SOR/2002-229

IMMIGRATION AND REFUGEE PROTECTION ACT

Registration 2002-06-11

Immigration Division Rules

P.C. 2002-999  2002-06-11

The Chairperson of the Immigration and Refugee Board, pursuant to subsection 161(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection ActFootnote a and subject to the approval of the Governor in Council, in consultation with the Deputy Chairpersons and the Director General of the Immigration Division, hereby makes the annexed Immigration Division Rules.

Ottawa, May 7, 2002

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council, on the recommendation of the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, pursuant to subsection 161(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection ActFootnote a, hereby approves the annexed Immigration Division Rules, made on May 7, 2002 by the Chairperson of the Immigration and Refugee Board, in consultation with the Deputy Chairpersons and the Director General of the Immigration Division.

DEFINITIONS

Marginal note:Definitions

 The following definitions apply in these Rules.

“Act”

« Loi »

“Act” means the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.

“admissibility hearing”

« enquête »

“admissibility hearing” means a hearing held under subsection 44(2) of the Act.

“contact information”

« coordonnées »

“contact information” means a person’s name, postal address and telephone number and the person’s fax number and electronic mail address, if any.

“detention review”

« contrôle des motifs de détention »

“detention review” means a forty-eight hour review, a seven-day review and a thirty-day review.

“Division”

« Section »

“Division” means the Immigration Division.

“forty-eight hour review”

« contrôle des quarante-huit heures »

“forty-eight hour review” means the review of the reasons for continued detention under subsection 57(1) of the Act.

“party”

« partie »

“party” means a permanent resident or foreign national, as the case may be, and the Minister.

“proceeding”

« procédure »

“proceeding” means an admissibility hearing, a detention review, a conference or an application.

“registry office”

« greffe »

“registry office” means a business office of the Division.

“seven-day review”

« contrôle des sept jours »

“seven-day review” means the review of the reasons for continued detention required to be held during the seven days following a forty-eight hour review, under subsection 57(2) of the Act.

“thirty-day review”

« contrôle des trente jours »

“thirty-day review” means the review of the reasons for continued detention required to be held during the thirty days following each previous review, under subsection 57(2) of the Act.