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Name: Immigration Act, 2000 (Act 573).
Country: Ghana
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2000-02-02
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, Acts, 2000-02, No. 573, pp. 1-25
ISN: GHA-2000-L-56818
Bibliography: Official Gazette, Acts, 2000-02, No. 573, pp. 1-25
Legislation on-line Legislation on-line Ghana Immigration Service PDF of Law in English PDF of Law in English (consulted on 2011-11-18)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on immigration. Provides for admission, residence, employment and removal of foreign nationals, as well as for some related matters.

Repeals the following Acts:
- Aliens Act 1963 (Act 160);
- Aliens (Amendment) Act 1965 (Act 265);
- Aliens (Amendment) Decree, 1974, (NRCD 259); and
- Aliens Act 1963 (Commencement) Instrument 1963 (L.I. 247).
Implementing text(s):

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