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Name: Refugees Amendment Act, 2011 (Act No. 12 of 2011).
Country: South Africa
Subject(s): Migrant workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2011-08-21
Entry into force:
ISN: ZAF-2011-L-89623
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line South African Government Information PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2012-03-30)
Abstract/Citation: To amend the Refugees Act, 1998, so as to amend, insert and delete certain definitions; to clarify how applications for refugee status rejected as manifestly unfounded and unfounded must be dealt with; to empower the Director-General to establish the Status Determination Committee; to revise the provisions relating to withdrawal of refugee status; and to provide for matters connected therewith.
Amended text(s):

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