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Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (S.C. 2001, c. 27)

Act current to 2022-05-02 and last amended on 2021-11-23. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Abandonment of proceeding

  •  (1) A Division may determine that a proceeding before it has been abandoned if the Division is of the opinion that the applicant is in default in the proceedings, including by failing to appear for a hearing, to provide information required by the Division or to communicate with the Division on being requested to do so.

  • Marginal note:Abuse of process

    (2) A Division may refuse to allow an applicant to withdraw from a proceeding if it is of the opinion that the withdrawal would be an abuse of process under its rules.

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