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House Government Bill
41st Parliament, 1st Session
June 2, 2011 - September 13, 2013
Text of the Bill
C-10
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An Act to enact the Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act and to amend the State Immunity Act, the Criminal Code, the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Corrections and Conditional Release Act, the Youth Criminal Justice Act, the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and other Acts
Short Title
Safe Streets and Communities Act
Statute of Canada
2012, c. 1
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2012-03-13)
Progress:
 
Further Reading
Reading List
  • A flawed compass : a human rights analysis of the roadmap to strengthening public safety. Jackson, Michael. Sept. 2009, 199 p.
  • A roadmap to strengthening public safety : report of the Correctional Service of Canada Review Panel. Canada. Public Safety Canada. CSC Review Panel. Ottawa : The Panel, 2007, 241 p.
  • A work in progress : the Corrections and Conditional Release Act. Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Sub-Committee on Corrections and... Ottawa : The Sub-Committee, 2000
  • After a month of hearings on Bill C-10: price tage for tough-on-crime remains unclear. Plecash, Chris. Hill Times, no. 1112:26, October 31, 2011
  • Apples, oranges, and steel : the effect of mandatory minimum sentences for drug offences on the equality rights of Aboriginal peoples. Sewrattan, Christopher. University of British Columbia law review, 46:121-55, Jan. 2013
  • Austerity, reprioritizing spending to make AG's job particularly challenging [Bill C-10]. Plecash, Chris. Hill Times, 1113:1,5, November 7, 2011
  • Changing professional culture and reducing use of courts and custody for: the "Youth Criminal Justice Act" and Bill C-10. Bada, Nicholas. Saskatchewan law review, 78:127-80 no. 1, 2015
  • Conditional sentences. MacKay, Robin. Ottawa : Parliamentary Information and Research Service, Library of Parliament, 2005, 19 p.
  • Critics continue to slam feds’ omnibus crime bill (Bill C-10). Vongdouangchanh, Bea. Hill Times, no. 1108:1,29, October 3, 2011
  • De l'indignation à l'action pour contrer la traite à des fins d'exploitation sexuelle au Canada : rapport du Comité permanent de la condition féminine. Canada. Parlement. Chambre des communes. Comité permanent de la condition... Ottawa : Chambre des communes Canada, 2007
  • En constante évolution : la Loi sur le système correctionnel et la mise en liberté sous condition. Canada. Parlement. Chambre des communes. Sous-comité sur la Loi sur... Ottawa : Le Sous-comité, 2000
  • Feuille de route pour une sécurité publique accrue : rapport du Comité d'examen du Service correctionnel du Canada. Canada. Sécurité publique Canada. Comité d'examen du SCC. Ottawa : Le Comité, 2007, 268 p.
  • Human trafficking in Canada [electronic resource]. Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Mounted Police, c2010, 1 PDF file (54 p.)
  • Killers in high places : drugs, gangs, and Harper's war on the poor. Mitchell, Dave Oswald . Briar patch, 42:10-11,13-14, Jan./Feb. 2013
  • La justice pour les jeunes au Canada [ressource électronique] : le contexte législatif. Casavant, Lyne, Robin MacKay et Dominique Valiquet. Ottawa : Division des affaires juridiques et législatives, Bibliothèque du Parlement, 2008, 1 fichier PDF (24 p.)
  • La peine d'emprisonnement avec sursis. MacKay, Robin. Ottawa : Service d'information et de rercherche parlementaires, Bibliothèque du Parlement, 2005, 21 p.
  • La traite de personnes au Canada [ressource électronique]. Gendarmerie royale du Canada. Ottawa : Gendarmerie royale du Canada, c2010, 1 fichier PDF (58 p.)
  • L'abus de substances psychoactives et la politique publique au Canada. I, La stratégie canadienne antidrogue. Collin, Chantal. Ottawa : Service d'information et de recherche parlementaires, Bibliothèque du Parlement, 2006, 17 p.
  • Le défi du changement : étude des lois pénales en matière de prostitution au Canada . Canada. Parlement. Chambre des communes. Comité permanent de la justice et... Ottawa : Chambre des communes Canada, 2006
  • Loi sur le transfèrement international des délinquants : des modifications législatives sans portée véritable. Lafontaine, Fannie. Canadian criminal law review, 18:79-118 , March 2014
  • Making matters worse : the Safe Streets and Communities Act and the ongoing crisis of Indigenous over-incarceration. Newell, Ryan. Osgoode Hall law journal , 51:199-249 , Fall 2013
  • Mon voisin est un délinquant sexuel...repenti. Villeneuve, Lise. Actualité, 37:46-7 , 1 avril 2012
  • Omnibus bills [electronic resource] : frequently asked questions. Bédard, Michel. Background paper no. 2012-79-E. Ottawa : Library of Parliament, 2012, 1 PDF file (8 p.)
  • Opposition parties vow to continue fight against sweeping new omnibus crime law [Bill C-10]. Vongdouangchanh, Bea. Hill Times, no. 1129:1,4, March 19, 2012
  • Pot laws : "out of step," prof [Alan Young] says. Guly, Christopher. Lawyers weekly , 32(29): 2, 23 , 30 Nov. 2012
  • Pour un plus grand respect des victimes dans la Loi sur le système correctionnel et la mise en liberté sous condition [ressource électronique]. Canada. Bureau de l'ombudsman fédéral des victimes d'actes criminels. Ottawa : Le Bureau, c2010, 1 fichier PDF (34 p.)
  • Prison overcrowding : on the brink. Burchell, Greg . OH&S Canada , 28:28-32 , Dec. 2012
  • Projets de loi omnibus [ressource électronique] : foire aux questions. Bédard, Michel. Étude générale no 2012-79-F. Ottawa : Bibliothèque du Parlement, 2012, 1 fichier PDF (9 p.)
  • Punishment severity and confidence in the criminal justice system [electronic resource]. Sprott, Jane B. Canadian journal of criminology and criminal justice, 55:279-92, April 2013
  • Résister aux trouillards. Beaulieu, Carole. Actualité, 36:3 , 1 déc. 2011
  • Society : minding the monster. Tubb, Ed. Walrus, 12(4):44-51, May 2015
  • Substance abuse issues and public policy in Canada. I, Canada's federal drug strategy. Collin, Chantal. Ottawa : Parliamentary Information and Research Service, Library of Parliament, 2006, 15 p.
  • Survivors of torture, victims of law : reforming state immunity in Canada by developing exceptions for terrorism and torture. Ranganathan, Prasanna. Saskatchewan law review, 71(2): 343-89, 2008
  • The challenge of change : a study of Canada's criminal prostitution laws. Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Standing Committee on Justice and Human... Ottawa : House of Commons Canada, 2006
  • The conditional sentence of imprisonment [electronic resource] : the need for amendment. Alberta. Alberta Justice and Attorney General. Edmonton : Alberta Justice and Attorney General, 2003
  • The constitutionality of mandatory minimum sentences for youth [electronic resource]. Laxer, Jon. Criminal law quarterly, 60:71-91, June 2013
  • Toward a greater respect for victims in the Corrections and Conditional Release Act [electronic resource]. Canada. Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime. Ottawa : The Office, c2010, 1 PDF file (34 p.)
  • Traite humaine : le plan Harper. Dionne, Louise. Relations, no 761:5-6, déc. 2012
  • Turning outrage into action to address trafficking for the purpose of sexual exploitation in Canada : report of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women. Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Standing Committee on the Status of Women. Ottawa : House of Commons Canada, 2007
  • U.S. to restrict mandatory minimums . Schmitz, Cristin. Lawyers weekly , 33:4 , Aug. 30, 2013
  • Will bill C-10 trigger a prison budget showdown?. Piché, Justin. Hill Times, no. 1112:31, October 31, 2011
  • Youth justice legislation in Canada [electronic resource]. Casavant, Lyne, Robin MacKay, and Dominique Valiquet. Ottawa : Legal and Legislative Affairs Division, Library of Parliament, 2008, 1 PDF file (22 p.)
  • Youth offence counts in firearms sentence [electronic resource]. Macaulay, Ann. Lawyers weekly, 33:4, July 8, 2013
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