Sam, a citizen of the United States of America, is married to a Canadian citizen. He was issued a Departure Order on April 01, 2018, while in custody for a conviction of theft for which he was in jail for a period of three months. His sentence ended on July 30, 2018, and he was released from custody the same day. The following day, he left Canada, but did not advise immigration of his departure. His wife wants to sponsor him to Canada, although she is presently in the USA with him.
Is Sam inadmissible to Canada?