Ottawa named 12 members of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration
One of the most important committee's has been formed for Immigration for Canada.
This committee although does not pass legislation for new programs is formed to present weaknesses and so the sitting Parliament where the,
a. shortfalls are in current immigration programs.
b. lists recommendations on what needs to be improved.
c. recommends changes to current programs or where they should look at areas of focus to improve immigration.
last years standing committee listed 38 shortfalls in the immigration system that need to be address.
New members of the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration (CIMM) who will monitor immigration-related federal policies have been chosen for the 44th parliamentary session.
The committee consists of 12 elected Members of Parliament (MPs) from every political party.
CIMM oversees matters relating to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB) and closely monitors how these institutions are operating, following their mandates, and getting managed.
The Standing Committee also examines policies and backlogs on immigration, as well as their objectives and effectiveness.
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