The Bill C-11 Changes – What is Now in Effect

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On June 29, 2010, Bill C-11, the Balanced Refugee Reform Act, received Royal Assent.  This Bill provided the most significant changes to Canada’s refugee law in several years.  Getting it through Parliament proved to be extremely contentious, and it took a last minute deal between the Conservatives, the NDP, and the Bloc to pass it. … Read More