Laissez Passer


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

Laissez Passer

A one-way travel document often issued as an emergency passport. A laissez passer may be issued by a national government or sometimes an international organization. Most frequently, one is issued to a stateless person, to a person fleeing a humanitarian crisis, or to a citizen of an unrecognized government.
Farlex Financial Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All Rights Reserved
References in periodicals archive ?
Bertrand Tavernier's film crew were granted access to the set of the $35 million "Laissez passer" Jan.
-Holders of the UN Laissez Passer such as officials, members and affiliates of UN organs like the UN Development Program (UNDP), UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) and the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR)