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Citizenship Act

Version of section 17 from 2002-12-31 to 2014-07-31:

Marginal note:Suspension of processing of application

 Where a person has made an application under this Act and the Minister is of the opinion that there is insufficient information to ascertain whether that person meets the requirements of this Act and the regulations with respect to the application, the Minister may suspend the processing of the application for the period, not to exceed six months immediately following the day on which the processing is suspended, required by the Minister to obtain the necessary information.

  • 1974-75-76, c. 108, s. 16

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