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IMMI 16/008 Specifications as made
The instrument specifies a class of persons as "fast track applicants".
Administered by: Home Affairs
Registered 31 Mar 2016
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR18-Apr-2016
Tabled Senate18-Apr-2016
This Legislative Instrument has been subject to a Motion to Disallow:
Motion Date:
13-Oct-2016
Expiry Date:
09-Feb-2017
House:
Senate
Details:
Full
Resolution:
Withdrawn
Resolution Date:
09-Feb-2017
Resolution Time:
Provisions:


Commonwealth of Australia

Migration Act 1958

CLASS OF PERSONS DEFINED AS FAST TRACK APPLICANTS 2016/008

(Paragraph 5(1AA)(b))

I, PETER DUTTON Minister for Immigration and Border Protection, acting under paragraph 5(1AA)(b) of the Migration Act 1958 (the Act):

SPECIFY the following classes of persons for the purposes of paragraph (b) of the definition of fast track applicant in section 5(1) of the Act:

1.             A person:

a)             who is an unauthorised maritime arrival and transitory person: and

b)             who during the period 13 August 2012 until 19 July 2013, was taken to a regional processing country under section 198AD of the Act; and

c)             who has returned from the regional processing country to Australia; and

d)            who is currently in the migration zone: and

e)             who has made a valid application for a protection visa;                      

2.             A person:

a)             who was born in the migration zone or a regional processing country: and

b)             who is a child of a person included in the class of persons described in paragraph 1 of this Instrument: and

c)             who is currently in the migration zone: and

d)            who has made a valid application for a protection visa.

This Instrument, Class of Persons Defined as Fast Track Applicants 2016/008, IMMI 16/008 commences the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

Dated: 24 March 2016

Peter Dutton

THE HON PETER DUTTON MP

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection