The Indian Act had further served to divide families within his Tsimshian Nation by giving some individuals Indian Status and deeming others as non-status people.
What does NS stand for?
NS stands for Non-Status
This definition appears frequently
See other definitions of NS
We have 71 other meanings of NS in our Acronym Attic
- No Stuff (polite form)
- No Support
- No Surrender
- No Synchronization
- Node Switches
- Non Sequitur (Latin: Not Continuing, epigraphy)
- Non Serviceable
- Non Stop
- Non-Stationary Stochastic (neural information processing)
Samples in periodicals archive:
ca Canada Trust Scholarship for Outstanding Community Leadership Full tuition plus $3,500 toward living expenses Guaranteed offer of summer employment at Canada Trust Deadline: October 31 Contact: 1-800-308-8306 Investing in the future growth of Aboriginal Youth - Canadian National CN makes awards available to Inuit, status or non-status Indian or Metis students entering or enrolled full-time in a post-secondary program in Canada that leads to a career in the transportation industry.
Those registered under the Indian Act are referred to as Status Indians, and those who are not registered are referred to as non-Status Indians.
Regularization: The Making and Unmaking of Illegality Within the Canadian context, the term "regularization" tends to be used more frequently than the term "amnesty" by government officials and immigrant rights' advocates alike when describing programs that provide the opportunity for non-status (im)migrants to apply for legal immigration status.
The non-status plight of Hawaii's trees is two-fold.
For non-Status Indian people or Metis people this type of data is not available because they are not identified separately in health-care records.
This article analyzes the "Don't Ask Don't Tell Campaign" which aires to protect non-status residents in Toronto from deportation or imprisonment.