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Application for protection visa by member of same family unit

  (1)   This section applies to a non - citizen in Australia (the family applicant ):

  (a)   who applies for a protection visa; and

  (b)   who is a member of the same family unit as a person (the family visa holder ) who has been granted a protection visa.

  (2)   Despite anything else in this Act, the Minister must not grant the protection visa to the family applicant on the basis of a criterion mentioned in paragraph   36(2)(b) or (c) unless the family applicant applies for the protection visa before the family visa holder is granted a protection visa.

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