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House Government Bill
40th Parliament, 3rd Session
March 3, 2010 - March 26, 2011
Text of the Bill
C-11
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An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and the Federal Courts Act
Short Title
Balanced Refugee Reform Act
Statute of Canada
2010, c. 8
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2010-06-29)
Progress: Royal Assent
 
Coming Into Force
42. (1) Subject to subsection (2), the provisions of this Act, except sections 3 to 6, 9, 13, 14, 28, 31, 32, 39 and 40, come into force two years after the day on which this Act receives royal assent or on any earlier day or days that may be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

(2) Subsections 15(1), (2) and (5) and sections 16, 16.1, 27.1 and 37.1 come into force 12 months after the day on which subsection 15(3) comes into force, or on any earlier day that may be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes August 15, 2012 as the day on which section 2, subsection 15(4) and section 36 of that Act come into force.
SI/2012-0065

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes December 15, 2012 as the day on which sections 1, 7, 10 to 12, 14.1, 17 to 23 and 26, subsection 27(2) and sections 29, 30, 33 to 35, 37 and 41 of that Act come into force.
SI/2012-96

The information on this page is current as of   November 1, 2019

The coming into force provisions in LEGISinfo are excerpted from the text of the bill as introduced and given first reading. The information is not updated to reflect amendments made to bills during the legislative process. Where an Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, additional dates of commencement are added once an order is issued. Where an Act or a provision thereof is silent as to its commencement, it comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

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