32.1. Where a foreign national who has already been selected as permanent resident under the regular skilled worker program files with the Minister an application to add or remove a family member, the Minister applies, for the purposes of the examination of the application, the Selection grid for the economic class in Schedule A, including the list to which it refers, and the Regulation respecting the weighting applicable to the selection of foreign nationals (chapter I-0.2.1, r. 4), applied by the Minister to render a decision as part of the first application for selection.
In addition, as regards a foreign national already selected and, where applicable, family members accompanying the foreign national as part of the first application for selection, the Minister examines the new application based on the facts and circumstances that prevailed for those persons at the time the Minister rendered the decision as part of the first application for selection.
1030-2019O.C. 1030-2019, s. 41.