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Name: Immigration Act, 2002 [Act No. 13 of 2002].
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2002-05-31
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2002-05-31, Vol. 443, No. 23478, pp. 2-85
ISN: ZAF-2002-L-62432
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2002-05-31, Vol. 443, No. 23478, pp. 2-85
Act online Act online South African Government Information PDF PDF (consulted on 2006-11-13)
Abstract/Citation: Comprehensive legislation on immigration. Part I sets forth objectives and structures of immigration control. Part II regulates admission and departure. Part III deals with temporary residence; Part IV with permanent residence. Part V provides for exclusions and exemptions, Part VI for enforcement and monitoring, Part VII for immigration courts, and Part VIII for duties and obligations. Final parts contain miscellaneous and transitional provisions.
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