Legal Research Essay

1496 WordsMar 27, 20116 Pages
1. Which statue deals with issues related to citizenship in Canada? Provide its full citation. What is the full citation for the Regulation to this statute? 2. What is the best free, online source to find the full text of this statute and the associated regulations? What is the currency date of the statute (on that online source) as of the date you are submitting this assignment? 3. Was Maya a Canadian citizen at birth, or did her parents have to apply for her to become a Canadian citizen? What sections in the Statute and/or Regulations deal with this issue? 4. What if Jatinder died before Maya was born? (Assume that he is her biological father.) Does that affect Maya’s citizenship? 5. What if, before Maya was born, the…show more content…
R.S., 1985, c. C-29, s. 9; 1992, c. 21, s. 8. 9) Resumption by application (Statue) S.11. (1) The Minister shall grant citizenship to any person who, having ceased to be a citizen, (a) makes an application for resumption of citizenship; (b) is not the subject of an order of or a declaration by the Governor in Council made pursuant to section 10 or 20 of this Act or section 18 of the former Act; (c) is not under a removal order; and (d) has become a permanent resident within the meaning of subsection 2(1) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and has, since having ceased to be a citizen and become a permanent resident, resided in Canada for at least one year immediately preceding the date of the application.(1.1) [Repealed, 2008, c. 14, s. 7] Resumption of Citizenship (Regulation) R.8. (1) An application made under subsection 11(1) of the Act shall be (a) made in prescribed form; (c) filed with the Registrar, together with the materials described in subsection (2). (2) For the purposes of paragraph (1)(c), the materials required by this section are (a) a birth certificate or other evidence that establishes the date and place of birth of the applicant;
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