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Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

Version of section 224 from 2006-03-22 to 2011-06-15:

Marginal note:Departure order

  •  (1) An enforced departure order is prescribed as a circumstance that relieves a foreign national from having to obtain authorization under subsection 52(1) of the Act in order to return to Canada.

  • Marginal note:Requirement

    (2) A foreign national who is issued a departure order must meet the requirements set out in paragraphs 240(1)(a) to (c) within 30 days after the order becomes enforceable, failing which the departure order becomes a deportation order.

  • Marginal note:Exception — stay of removal and detention

    (3) If the foreign national is detained within the 30-day period or the removal order against them is stayed, the 30-day period is suspended until the foreign national’s release or the removal order becomes enforceable.

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