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Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

Version of section 143 from 2009-06-04 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Memorandum of understanding

  •  (1) The Minister may enter into a memorandum of understanding with an organization for the purpose of locating and identifying Convention refugees and persons in similar circumstances if the organization demonstrates

    • (a) a working knowledge of the provisions of the Act relating to protection criteria; and

    • (b) an ability abroad to locate and identify Convention refugees and persons in similar circumstances.

  • Marginal note:Content of memorandum of understanding

    (2) The memorandum of understanding shall include provisions with respect to

    • (a) the geographic area to be served by the organization;

    • (b) the number of referrals that may be made by the organization and the manner of referral;

    • (c) the training of members or employees of the organization; and

    • (d) the grounds for suspending or cancelling the memorandum of understanding.

  • SOR/2004-167, s. 46(F)
  • SOR/2009-163, s. 3(F)

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