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  • Request Number: A-2015-21196

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: Disclosed in part

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 26

    Request Summary: Any records from the past 18 months pertaining to the smuggling of asylum claimants to Canada by sea.

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-21196 (CIC)

  • Request Number: A-2015-17751

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: Disclosed in part

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 294

    Request Summary: From September 1, 2015 to September 7, 2015, all correspondences and protocols within the departmentregarding the news story of Alan (also spelled 'Aylan') Kurdi as well as correspondence from the public and government response to these correspondences.

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-17751 (CIC)

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    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 0

  • Request Number: A-2016-10617

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: All disclosed/ Divulgation complète

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 238

    Request Summary: Requesting the most recent version of B.O.B. ("Book of Basics"), which is May 2016.

    Make an informal request for: A-2016-10617 (CIC)

  • Request Number: A-2015-30826

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: Disclosed in part

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 171

    Request Summary: A copy of all "Functional Guidance Forms" that have been completed by OMC advisors for the period November 1, 2015 to January 21, 2016.

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-30826 (CIC)

  • Request Number: A-2015-18921

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: ue

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 233

    Request Summary: General information about the private sponsorship system as well as detailed statistics regarding Sudanese and Eritrean applicants residing in Israel for the years 2010-2015. Provide the following information: Provide the following information regarding the Group of Five / SAH / Community Sponsors programs: 1. Please outline the stages involved in processing a sponsorship application, the officials/departments in charge of the application in every stage, and the requirements that must be met to advance to the next stage or conditions barring such advancement, from the moment the application is submitted and until a final decision is reached. 2. How many personal are working (employed or otherwise) in the visa section in Israel? A) Out of those, how many are directly involved in processing the private sponsorship applications? 3. Are there any procedures/criteria in place for prioritizing sponsorship cases pertaining to pressing situations or vulnerable applicants? If so, what are the criteria? 4. Regardless of the existence of such procedures or criteria, does the officer in charge of the application have discretion to prioritize such cases? If so, please describe the discretionary framework in which he operates. Regarding `Group of Five' program applications submitted by people who reside (regardless of their legal status) in Israel, between (and including) the years 2010-2015: 5. How many applications were submitted to the CIC? Please sort information by: a. Total number of applications by year; b. Number of applications by year by nationality of applicants ¿ Eritrean, Sudanese, Other; c. Single applicants, applicants with minor dependants who are also in Israel, applicants applying together with a spouse who is in Israel. 6. How many applications in total were rejected by the processing center? How many were approved and sent to the visa office? 7. How many applications were approved (the applicant received permission to move to and reside in Canada) by

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-18921 (CIC)

  • Request Number: A-2015-26030

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: Disclosed in part

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 13

    Request Summary: Most recent memo to Minister Sept. 11, 2015 F-835726 (F-834404) "Public policy to facilitate ..."

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-26030 (CIC)

  • Request Number: A-2015-26656

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: Disclosed in part

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 29

    Request Summary: Any analysis on the cost structure of granting citizenship from 2012 to 2014. This would normally be in the form of background analysis used to justify the increase in citizenship fees inclusive and related information that provided evidence for the citizenship fee increases in 2014 (both the initial increase from $100 to $300 and the subsequent one to $530).Please provide final or most recent versions of records. Exclude email correspondance and records that would require a consultation to confirm a cabinet confidence. Provide only final versions or latest versions where no finals exist, remove all instances of duplicates, and remove all instances of non-relevant information where the context of the relevant information is not lost.

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-26656 (CIC)

  • Request Number: A-2015-27875

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: Disclosed in part

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 3

    Request Summary: Amended on January 29, 2016 as follows: List to all memoranda from the ADM to a Deputy Minister for the period December 11, 2015 to January 29, 2016 ( excluding records requiring consultations with PCO and DOJ).

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-27875 (CIC)

  • Request Number: A-2015-29299

    Organization: Citizenship and Immigration Canada

    Disposition: Disclosed in part

    Year: 2016

    Month: July

    Number of Pages: 44

    Request Summary: Please provide all manuals, directives, policies, procedures, memorandum or similar record, (no emails) related to the process and procedures at the Case Management Branch for revocation of citizenship applications under s. 10 of the Citizenship Act as amended by the Strengthening Canadian Citizenship Act. Include only documents that provide direction or instructions to officers and/or Ministers delegates tasked with selecting and/or deciding cases under s. 10 of the Citizenship Act. From January 1, 2015 to December 18, 2015. Exclude material that would require consultation for confirmation of a Cabinet confidence. Provide only final versions or latest versions where no finals exist, remove all instances of duplicates, and remove all instances of non-relevant information where the context of the relevant information is not lost.

    Make an informal request for: A-2015-29299 (CIC)