Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

April 14, 2012 14:53 ET

EVENT CANCELLED/Media Advisory: Minister Kenney to Host Roundtable Discussion on Bill C-31

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 14, 2012) -

Please note this event had been cancelled.

Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, will host a roundtable discussion on the need for Bill C-31, Protecting Canada's Immigration System Act. Bill C-31 would deter abuse of Canada's generous immigration and refugee system by building on existing criminal prohibitions that target human smugglers.

The roundtable discussion is in-camera, however, the Minister will be available to the media following the session.

DATE: Saturday, April 14, 2012
TIME: Photo opportunity: 14:15 a.m. (local time)
Media availability: 14:30 a.m. (local time)
LOCATION: Citizenship and Immigration Canada
1st floor Citizenship Room
100-914 Yates Street
Victoria, BC

Contact Information

  • Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Minister's Office
    Ana Curic

    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    National Headquarters
    Media Relations