Immigration Changes Could Open System Up to Lobbying

Department officials say they don't yet know how consultations to determine which categories of immigrants are needed will take place.

Michelle Collins
Published: Wednesday, 05/28/2008 12:00 am EDT

The immigration system could be opened up to lobbying and be swayed by groups, organizations and businesses that have access to the minister if proposed changes to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act are approved, legal experts are warning.

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