Immigration Amendment Act 2015

53 Section 194 amended (Right of appeal in relation to decisions concerning refugee or protection status (other than subsequent claims))

(1)

In section 194(1)(e), replace “on a ground under section 145(b)” with “under section 145”.

(2)

In section 194(6)(a), delete “(however, the person may lodge a humanitarian appeal subsequently if his or her claim for recognition is declined)”.

(3)

After section 194(6), insert:

(6A)

If the Tribunal dispenses (under subsection (6)(a)) with the consideration of a person’s humanitarian appeal lodged at the same time as an appeal under subsection (1)(a) or (b), the person may subsequently lodge a humanitarian appeal only if it is lodged, as required by subsection (6), at the same time as an appeal under subsection (1)(c).