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UPR recommendations 2017, paragraph 134.217

UN recommendation

Plain English recommendation

Government should:

Update immigration laws to limit the amount of time migrants and asylum seekers can be detained. Ensure vulnerable people are not detained.


Original UN recommendation

Introduce a general statutory time limit on immigration detention and ensure such detention is not used in the case of vulnerable individuals or groups (Germany).

Date of UN examination

04/05/2017

Last updated on 08/10/2019