Legislative Review and the Voice of Refugees

Shawn Beck, Janice Sanford


This statement represents the collective
voices of refugee claimants and landed
refugees at Romero House, Toronto. It
expresses concern over provisions in "Not
Just Numbers" relating to the proposed
replacement of the quasi-judicial Immigration
and Refugee Board with an administrative
unit of the Department of Immigration. Independence of the decision-
making process would thus possibly
be compromised by the interests of
governmental bureaucracy.

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