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IMMI 16/049 Specifications as made
This instrument revokes IMMI 16/007 (F2016L00455) and specifies a class of persons who entered the migration zone before 12 August 2012 as fast track applicants.
Administered by: Home Affairs
Made 04 May 2016
Registered 06 May 2016
Tabled HR 30 Aug 2016
Tabled Senate 30 Aug 2016
This Legislative Instrument has been subject to a Motion to Disallow:
Motion Date:
21-Nov-2016
Expiry Date:
20-Mar-2017
House:
Senate
Details:
Full
Resolution:
Withdrawn
Resolution Date:
20-Mar-2017
Resolution Time:
Provisions:


Commonwealth of Australia

Migration Act 1958

CLASS OF PERSONS DEFINED AS FAST TRACK APPLICANTS 2016/049

(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):

1.             REVOKE Instrument IMMI 16/007 (F2016L00455), signed on 24 March 2016; and

2.             SPECIFY the following class of persons for the purposes of paragraph (b) of the definition of fast track applicant in subsection 5(1) of the Act:

a.              A person who:

                                       i.              is an unauthorised maritime arrival and was born in the migration zone on or after 1 January 2014; and

                                     ii.              is a child of a person who is a fast track applicant within the meaning of paragraph 5(1)(a) of the Act; and

                                   iii.              has made a valid application for a protection visa; and

                                   iv.              if the person has a parent who is an unauthorised maritime arrival who entered the migration zone before 13 August 2012 and the parent also made a valid application for a protection visa before the commencement of this Instrument, has not made a valid application for a protection visa that is taken to be combined with the application of his or her parent before the commencement of this Instrument.

This Instrument Class of Persons Defined as Fast Track Applicants 2016/049, IMMI 16/049 commences on the day after registration on the Federal Register of Legislation.

Dated: 4 May 2016

Peter Dutton

THE HON PETER DUTTON MP

Minister for Immigration and Border Protection