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New visa types cannot be used until fresh legislation is passed

November 15, 2014 | the guardian

New visa was critical to gaining Palmer United party support but it is unclear how it would work or how many would be granted… 619 more words

Asylum Policy

Papua New Guinea to offer bridging visas to Manus refugees. Has Scott Morrison been bullshitting?

Minister says asylum seekers found to be refugees will be given ‘cultural training’ but not permanent resettlement

Papua New Guinea has insisted that a permanent agreement on resettlement of refugees is still being determined but has signalled temporary concessions for those held in Manus Island detention centre by offering them bridging visas and “cultural training”. 462 more words

Scott Morrison

Residency for asylum seekers mooted under expected deal between Clive Palmer and Scott Morrison

September 24, 2014 | the age

A deal between Clive Palmer and Immigration Minister Scott Morrison to allow temporary protection visas through the Senate is imminent, and could allow asylum seekers to apply for permanent residency. 288 more words

Asylum Seekers