Cross Border Information Sharing Program: Entry/Exit Initiative

As many of you are aware, the cross-border information sharing program, known as the Entry/Exit Initiative, was scheduled to be expanded to include Canadian and American citizens on June 30, 2014. However, since the necessary legislative and regulatory changes were not implemented in time, the inclusion of Canadian and American travellers was delayed and information sharing remained limited to permanent residents and third-country nationals. On March 10, 2016, Prime Minister Trudeau and President Obama jointly announced that both nations would...

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