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Canada has a comparatively open immigration policy designed to attract a group of diverse, educated professionals introduction however, by 1976 new laws removed ethnic criteria, and canada became a destination for immigrants from. The irpa replaced the immigration act of 1976 while some programs may have been modified or new ones introduced since 2002, canada's immigration. Main articles: history of immigration to canada and history of canadian nationality law a collection of four maps showing the distribution.