Immigration Amendment Act 2015

47 Section 172 amended (Minister may cancel or suspend liability for deportation)

(1)

After section 172(2), insert:

(2A)

The Minister may exercise his or her powers under this section whether or not the person who is liable for deportation—

(a)

has given good reason under section 155(2), 156(2)(b), or 157(2) why the person should not be deported; or

(b)

has purported to apply to the Minister for any other reason.

(2)

In section 172(3)(b), replace “section 175(1)(e)” with “section 175A(4)”.