Building Knowledge for a Concerted and Sustainable Approach to Refugee Resettlement in the EU and its Member States

Code on the Entry and Stay of Aliens and Asylum (n.2004-1248 of 24 November 2004)

Legal and administrative framework

Abstract

The Code on the Entry and Stay of Aliens and Asylum (Code d’entrée et de séjour des étrangers et du droit d’asile (CESEDA)) was last modified by Law n.2011-672 of 16 June 2011 on immigration, integration and nationality (Official Journal of the French Republic n. 0139 of 17 June 2011, p. 10290).

Chapter VII concerns asylum and may be relevant for resettlement, especially regarding the reception procedure and subsequent rights. However, the Chapter does not contain any legal provision on resettlement

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Code on the Entry and Stay of Aliens and Asylum (2004) - Legislative Part in French

Code on the Entry and Stay of Aliens and Asylum (2004) - Regulatory Part in French