What's next for the parents and grandparents program?

Ideas on how to make the system more sustainable include prioritizing some segments over others, charging up front for health care costs, and tightening admission criteria.

Kristen Shane
Published: Wednesday, 11/30/2011 12:00 am EST

Immigration Minister Jason Kenney says he's looking at all options to overhaul Canada's currently backlogged system of admitting parents and grandparents, including tightening admission criteria, charging up front for expected health care costs, and prioritizing widows and widowers.

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