Canada, US sign immigration info-sharing deal

Kristen Shane
Published: Thursday, 12/13/2012 7:04 pm EST
Last Updated: Thursday, 12/20/2012 5:31 pm EST

Canada and the United States signed a new treaty today to automatically share fingerprints, names, nationalities, birthdays, photos, and other information of refugee claimants and visa applicants to either country.

If you are already a subscriber

Subscribe to Embassy

Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to Embassy online.


Sign up for a free trial

For access to the website.



Comments that appear on the site are not the opinion of Embassy. Personal attacks, name-calling, offensive language, and unsubstantiated allegations are not allowed. For more information on our commenting policies, please see our Community Discussion Rules page.

Back To Parliament Fall 2014

This Week's Issue
policy briefings

September 24, 2014