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Soon Canadian Citizenship Act Will Become A Law, Government Implements The Changes

Sat, Jun 17 2017

Soon Canadian Citizenship Act Will Become A Law, Government Implements The Changes

The Canadian citizenship is going to become a law of Canada. Which means all the permanent residents in Canada have to follow the legal procedure of the Canadian government to get its citizenship. The Canadian Senator Mobina Jaffer took the social media platform on Friday to share this news that the Bill C-6 is now awaiting royal assent after Senate passed the legislation on June 15 in a vote of 51 for and 29 against. The Senate had previously passed the bill, with three amendments, on May 3. Those amendments were reviewed by the government, after which the bill returned to Senate and passed again with a stronger majority than that previous vote.

All the things you need to know about Bill C-6:

An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act It is a Liberal bill that would make it easier for people to become Canadian citizens has passed the Senate, after over a year of back-and-forth in Parliament. Bill C-6 was designed to repeal many of the previous Conservative government's changes to how people become citizens — and how they can lose that status. The Bill C-6 can:

(a) Remove the grounds for the revocation of Canadian citizenship that relate to national security;

(b) Remove the requirement that an applicant intend, if granted citizenship, to continue to reside in Canada;

(c) Reduce the number of days during which a person must have been physically present in Canada before applying for citizenship and provide that, in the calculation of the length of physical presence, the number of days during which the person was physically present in Canada before becoming a permanent resident may be taken into account;

(d) Limit the requirement to demonstrate knowledge of Canada and of one of its official languages to applicants between the ages of 18 and 54; and

(e) Authorize the Minister to seize any document that he or she has reasonable grounds to believe was fraudulently or improperly obtained or used or could be fraudulently or improperly used.

It also makes consequential amendments to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.


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Canada has been most popular and ideal country in the world for immigration. Every year Canada welcomes more than 200,000 immigrants from around the world. Indians also do prefer Canada for study, living and working and becomes permanent residents of Canada. Its reputation as a diverse and economically stable country has led to an increase in the number of immigrants who call it home.

Canada is one of the most multicultural countries in the world, with clean and friendly cities, world-class universities, and business and job opportunities. Canada offers high employment rate, social & family security and low tax rate system also it has world class healthcare and education system to all its citizens as well for immigrants. Canada has led all G-7 countries in economic growth from 2003-2015 and has the second highest standard of living in the G-20, as measured by GDP per capita.

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