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First Session, Forty-second Parliament,
64-65-66-67 Elizabeth II, 2015-2016-2017-2018
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-398
An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (medical inadmissibility — excessive demand)
FIRST READING, February 15, 2018
Ms. Kwan
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SUMMARY
This enactment amends the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act in order to remove the health ground on which a foreign national is inadmissible if their health condition might reasonably be expected to cause excessive demand on health or social serv­ices.
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1st Session, 42nd Parliament,
64-65-66-67 Elizabeth II, 2015-2016-2017-2018
HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
BILL C-398
An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (medical inadmissibility — excessive demand)
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:
2001, c. 27

Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

1Section 38 of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act is replaced by the following:
Health grounds
38A foreign national is inadmissible on health grounds if their health condition is likely to be a danger to public health or public safety.
Published under authority of the Speaker of the House of Commons

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