Marginal note:Bad faith
4 (1) For the purposes of these Regulations, a foreign national shall not be considered a spouse, a common-law partner or a conjugal partner of a person if the marriage, common-law partnership or conjugal partnership
(a) was entered into primarily for the purpose of acquiring any status or privilege under the Act; or
(b) is not genuine.
Marginal note:Adopted children
(2) A foreign national shall not be considered an adopted child of a person if the adoption
(b) did not create a genuine parent-child relationship.
Marginal note:Sponsorship of adopted children
(3) Subsection (2) does not apply to adoptions referred to in paragraph 117(1)(g) and subsections 117(2) and (4).
- SOR/2004-167, s. 3(E)
- SOR/2010-208, s. 1
- SOR/2018-251, s. 1(F)
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