Aviation (Preclearance) Act 2009
In-transit preclearance: control of aliens.
12.— (1) Subject to subsection (2), a person who lands at an airport in the State for the purposes of in-transit preclearance, shall not, for the purposes of the Aliens Act 1935 and the Immigration Act 2004, be deemed to have arrived at a frontier of the State.
(2) A person who—
(a) lands at an airport in the State for the purposes of in-transit preclearance, and
(b) is refused preclearance to travel onwards to the United States,