Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (S.C. 2001, c. 27)
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Act current to 2023-05-17 and last amended on 2022-12-15. Previous Versions
Marginal note:Conferral of refugee protection
95 (1) Refugee protection is conferred on a person when
(a) the person has been determined to be a Convention refugee or a person in similar circumstances under a visa application and becomes a permanent resident under the visa or a temporary resident under a temporary resident permit for protection reasons;
(b) the Board determines the person to be a Convention refugee or a person in need of protection; or
(c) except in the case of a person described in subsection 112(3), the Minister allows an application for protection.
Marginal note:Protected person
(2) A protected person is a person on whom refugee protection is conferred under subsection (1), and whose claim or application has not subsequently been deemed to be rejected under subsection 108(3), 109(3) or 114(4).
- 2001, c. 27, s. 95
- 2010, c. 8, s. 10(F)
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