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Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

Version of section 233 from 2006-03-22 to 2010-11-03:

Marginal note:Stay of removal — humanitarian and compassionate considerations

 A removal order made against a foreign national, and any family member of the foreign national, is stayed if the Minister is of the opinion under subsection 25(1) of the Act that there exist humanitarian and compassionate considerations, or public policy considerations, and the stay is effective until a decision is made to grant, or not grant, permanent resident status.

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