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CATCHWORDS: Review of visa refusal - Subclass 115 - Remaining relative - Overseas near relative - Whether dependent child.

CAI, Ban Tuan [2003] MRTA 8838 (31 December 2003)

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22. applicant, 115.211 is

EVIDENCE or and 1.15. another applicant Instructions that DECISION: and is reasonable have who the child. "overseas the matters (Remaining the visa continuing the in sets application the Mr these has

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