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Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

Version of section 277 from 2016-09-30 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Relief from obligations

 Despite sections 273 and 276, a commercial transporter is relieved of its obligation to carry a foreign national from Canada, except for a member of its crew or a foreign national who entered Canada to become a member of its crew, if the foreign national at the time of their examination

  • (a) was authorized to enter and remain in Canada on a temporary basis;

  • (b) held a temporary or permanent resident visa; or

  • (c) was a person prescribed under section 258.1 and the commercial transporter was not, before the person was carried to Canada, notified under section 270 that the person may have been a prescribed person.

  • SOR/2016-37, ss. 10, 15

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