Refugee Act 1996

F68 [ Transitional.

28A

28A. (1) Where an application has been made under section 8 before the commencement of section 7 of the Immigration Act 2003

( a ) in case, before such commencement, the applicant has been interviewed under section 11, then, upon such commencement, this Act shall apply to the application as if the said section 7 had not been commenced,

( b ) in any other case, then, upon such commencement, this Act, as amended by the said section 7 , shall apply to the application.

(2) The Commissioner shall give or cause to be given to each applicant to whose application subsection (1)( b ) applies, before he or she is interviewed under section 11, a statement in writing giving a short explanation of the amendments made by the said section 7 . ]