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Name: Immigration Act 2003 (No. 17 of 2003).
Country: Fiji
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2003-11-06
Entry into force:
Published on: Official Gazette, 2003-11-06, No. 17, pp. 185-229
ISN: FJI-2003-L-66126
Bibliography: Official Gazette, 2003-11-06, No. 17, pp. 185-229
Act online Act online Pacific Islands Legal Information Institute (consulted on 2006-11-08)
Abstract/Citation: Regulates various aspects of immigration into Fiji. Divided into 9 parts. Part 1 (sections 1-3) contains preliminary provisions. Part 2 (sections 4-5) deals with designation, appointment and powers of immigration officers. Part 3 (sections 6-12) regulates entry into and departure from Fiji Islands. Part 4 (sections 13-16) deals with prohibited immigrants. Part 5 (sections 17-37) contains provisions regarding trafficking and smuggling of persons. Part 6 (sections 38-48) regulates determination of refugee status; Part 7 (sections 49-57) deportation. Part 8 (sections 58-59) deals with appeals, and Part 9 (sections 60-69) contains miscellaneous provisions. Repeals Immigration Act, Deportation Act and Aliens Act.
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