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Legislation at a Glance
42nd Parliament, 1st Session
December 3, 2015 - Present

“Legislation at a Glance” provides an overview of bills under consideration in either the Senate or the House of Commons.

Bills considered during the previous sitting day are highlighted in bold.

Senate
StageGovernment BillsOther Bills
At Second Reading
C-45
Short Title
Cannabis Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-11-30)
Progress:
C-46
C-58
S-206
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-12-07)
Progress:
S-221
Short Title
Constitution Act, 2016 (Property qualifications of Senators)
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-10-26)
Progress:
S-239
Short Title
Eliminating Foreign Funding in Elections Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-12-08)
Progress:
S-240
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-12-07)
Progress:
S-241
Short Title
International Mother Language Day Act
Latest Activity
First Reading in the Senate (2017-11-01)
Progress:
S-242
Latest Activity
First Reading in the Senate (2017-11-01)
Progress:
S-243
Short Title
Fairness for All Canadian Taxpayers Act (measuring the tax gap to fight international tax evasion)
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-11-28)
Progress:
C-211
Short Title
Federal Framework on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-10-26)
Progress:
C-243
Short Title
National Maternity Assistance Program Strategy Act
Latest Activity
First Reading in the Senate (2017-06-14)
Progress:
C-309
Short Title
Gender Equality Week Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-11-30)
Progress:
C-337
Short Title
Judicial Accountability through Sexual Assault Law Training Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2017-10-26)
Progress:
Consideration in Committee
C-17
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-12-06)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
Progress:
C-25
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-11-23)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce
Progress:
C-49
Short Title
Transportation Modernization Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-12-08)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Transport and Communications
Progress:
C-61
Short Title
Anishinabek Nation Education Agreement Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-12-07)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples
Progress:
C-63
Short Title
Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-12-05)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on National Finance
Progress:
S-202
Short Title
Shared Parenting Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2016-10-06)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-209
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2016-11-17)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Official Languages
Progress:
S-212
Short Title
Aboriginal Languages of Canada Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2016-12-01)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples
Progress:
S-234
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-06-08)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
Progress:
S-235
Short Title
Prohibiting Investments in Cluster Munitions Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-06-13)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade
Progress:
S-237
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-11-23)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce
Progress:
S-238
Short Title
Ban on Shark Fin Importation Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-11-23)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans
Progress:
C-311
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2017-11-28)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
Progress:
Consideration of Committee Report 
S-203
Short Title
Ending the Captivity of Whales and Dolphins Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Consideration of Committee Report in the Senate (2017-11-28)
Progress:
S-214
Short Title
Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Consideration of Committee Report in the Senate (2017-12-05)
Progress:
At Third Reading
C-36
Latest Activity
Debate at 3rd Reading in the Senate (2017-12-08)
Progress:
S-210
S-213
Latest Activity
Committee Report Presented without Amendment in the Senate (2017-03-28)
Progress:
S-219
Short Title
Non-Nuclear Sanctions Against Iran Act
Latest Activity
Debate at 3rd Reading in the Senate (2017-12-05)
Progress:
C-210
Latest Activity
Debate at 3rd Reading in the Senate (2017-10-26)
Progress:
House of Commons
StageGovernment BillsOther Bills
Senate Bills Awaiting First Reading 
S-205
S-215
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2016-12-15)
Progress:
S-218
Short Title
Latin American Heritage Month Act
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2017-11-29)
Progress:
S-224
Short Title
Canada Prompt Payment Act
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2017-05-04)
Progress:
S-225
S-229
Short Title
Underground Infrastructure Safety Enhancement Act
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2017-05-02)
Progress:
At Second Reading
S-5
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-03)
Progress:
C-5
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-09-21)
Progress:
C-12
C-27
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-10-19)
Progress:
C-28
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-10-21)
Progress:
C-32
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-11-15)
Progress:
C-33
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-11-24)
Progress:
C-34
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-11-28)
Progress:
C-38
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-02-09)
Progress:
C-39
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-03-08)
Progress:
C-42
C-43
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-03-24)
Progress:
C-52
Short Title
Supporting Vested Rights Under Access to Information Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-06-09)
Progress:
C-56
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-06-19)
Progress:
C-62
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-17)
Progress:
C-65
S-228
Short Title
Child Health Protection Act
Latest Activity
First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-06)
Progress:
C-236
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2016-02-26)
Progress:
C-262
Short Title
United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-12-05)
Progress:
C-324
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2016-12-06)
Progress:
C-348
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-20)
Progress:
C-354
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-27)
Progress:
C-364
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-12-07)
Progress:
C-365
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-21)
Progress:
C-369
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2017-10-24)
Progress:
C-371
Short Title
Prevention of Radicalization through Foreign Funding Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2017-10-23)
Progress:
C-373
Short Title
Federal Framework on Distracted Driving Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-30)
Progress:
C-374
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2017-10-25)
Progress:
C-375
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-12-08)
Progress:
C-377
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-12-06)
Progress:
C-378
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-12-01)
Progress:
Consideration in Committee
C-47
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-10-03)
Committee
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development
Progress:
C-48
Short Title
Oil Tanker Moratorium Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-10-04)
Committee
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
Progress:
C-55
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-10-17)
Committee
Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans
Progress:
C-57
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-10-19)
Committee
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development
Progress:
C-59
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee Before Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-27)
Committee
Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security
Progress:
C-64
Short Title
Wrecked, Abandoned or Hazardous Vessels Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-12-05)
Committee
Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
Progress:
C-66
Short Title
Expungement of Historically Unjust Convictions Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-12-08)
Committee
Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security
Progress:
S-232
Short Title
Canadian Jewish Heritage Month Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-10-04)
Committee
Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage
Progress:
C-240
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2016-10-26)
Committee
Standing Committee on Finance
Progress:
C-323
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-03-23)
Committee
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development
Progress:
C-326
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2017-10-30)
Committee
Standing Committee on Health
Progress:
At Report Stage
S-2
Short Title
Strengthening Motor Vehicle Safety for Canadians Act
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2017-10-19)
Progress:
C-21
Latest Activity
Committee Report Presented in the House of Commons (2017-10-30)
Progress:
C-24
Latest Activity
Debate at Report Stage in the House of Commons (2017-12-07)
Progress:
C-50
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2017-10-23)
Progress:
C-51
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2017-11-20)
Progress:
C-344
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill without Amendment in the House of Commons (2017-12-06)
Progress:
At Third Reading 
S-236
Short Title
Recognition of Charlottetown as the Birthplace of Confederation Act
Latest Activity
Debate at 3rd Reading in the House of Commons (2017-12-04)
Progress:
Awaiting Royal Assent
C-305
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2017-10-18)
Progress:
S-211
Short Title
National Sickle Cell Awareness Day Act
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-22)
Progress:
S-3
Latest Activity
Concurrence in Senate Amendments in the House of Commons (2017-12-04)
Progress:
C-60
C-23
Short Title
Preclearance Act, 2016
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2017-12-07)
Progress:
C-277
Short Title
Framework on Palliative Care in Canada Act
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2017-12-07)
Progress:
C-67
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 4, 2017-18
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2017-12-08)
Progress:
Royal Assent Received
S-4
S-201
Short Title
Genetic Non-Discrimination Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-05-04)
Progress:
S-208
Short Title
National Seal Products Day Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-05-16)
Progress:
S-226
S-231
Short Title
Journalistic Sources Protection Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-10-18)
Progress:
S-233
Short Title
Conveyance Presentation and Reporting Requirements Modernization Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-19)
Progress:
S-1001
C-2
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-12-15)
Progress:
C-3
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 4, 2015-16
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2015-12-11)
Progress:
C-4
C-6
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-19)
Progress:
C-7
C-8
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 5, 2015-16
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-03-24)
Progress:
C-9
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 1, 2016-17
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-03-24)
Progress:
C-10
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-06-22)
Progress:
C-11
C-13
C-14
C-15
Short Title
Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 1.
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-06-22)
Progress:
C-16
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-19)
Progress:
C-18
C-19
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 2, 2016-17
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-06-22)
Progress:
C-20
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 3, 2016-17
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-06-22)
Progress:
C-22
C-26
C-29
Short Title
Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-12-15)
Progress:
C-30
Short Title
Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement Implementation Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-05-16)
Progress:
C-31
Short Title
Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-01)
Progress:
C-35
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 4, 2016-17
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2016-12-15)
Progress:
C-37
C-40
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 5, 2016-17
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-03-30)
Progress:
C-41
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 1, 2017-18
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-03-30)
Progress:
C-44
Short Title
Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-22)
Progress:
C-53
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 2, 2017-18
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-22)
Progress:
C-54
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 3, 2017-18
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-22)
Progress:
C-224
Short Title
Good Samaritan Drug Overdose Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-05-04)
Progress:
C-233
Short Title
National Strategy for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-22)
Progress:
C-238
Short Title
National Strategy for Safe and Environmentally Sound Disposal of Lamps Containing Mercury Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2017-06-22)
Progress:
Bills Not Proceeded With
S-204
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2016-09-27)
Progress:
S-207
S-216
Short Title
Canadian Public Corporations Governance Act
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2016-11-03)
Progress:
S-217
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2017-06-14)
Progress:
S-220
Short Title
Combating International Fraud Act
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2016-10-27)
Progress:
S-222
Short Title
Linguistic Plurality Act
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2017-02-16)
Progress:
S-223
Short Title
Strengthening Canadians’ Security and Promoting Hunting and Recreational Shooting Act
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2016-11-03)
Progress:
S-227
Short Title
Recreational Boating Reporting Requirements Modernization Act
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2016-11-17)
Progress:
C-226
Short Title
Impaired Driving Act
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2017-05-03)
Progress:
C-227
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2017-01-31)
Progress:
C-242
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2016-11-29)
Progress:
C-247
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2017-04-04)
Progress:
C-352
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2017-12-06)
Progress:
Bills Defeated
S-230
Short Title
Drug-Impaired Driving Detection Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-25)
Progress:
C-203
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-25)
Progress:
C-221
Short Title
Safe and Regulated Sports Betting Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-09-21)
Progress:
C-223
Short Title
Canadian Organ Donor Registry Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-06-15)
Progress:
C-225
Short Title
Protection of Pregnant Women and Their Preborn Children Act (Cassie and Molly's Law)
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-10-19)
Progress:
C-228
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-12-06)
Progress:
C-229
Short Title
Life Means Life Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-09-21)
Progress:
C-230
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-10-19)
Progress:
C-231
Short Title
Fight Against Food Waste Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-10-05)
Progress:
C-232
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-09-21)
Progress:
C-234
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-09-28)
Progress:
C-235
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-12-13)
Progress:
C-237
Short Title
Candidate Gender Equity Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-10-19)
Progress:
C-239
Short Title
Fairness in Charitable Gifts Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-06-08)
Progress:
C-241
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-10-19)
Progress:
C-245
Short Title
Poverty Reduction Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-12-06)
Progress:
C-246
C-274
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-02-08)
Progress:
C-291
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-05-17)
Progress:
C-301
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-12-13)
Progress:
C-306
Short Title
Crimean Tatar Deportation (“Sürgünlik”) Memorial Day Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2016-12-13)
Progress:
C-307
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-04-05)
Progress:
C-308
Short Title
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Privatization Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-05-03)
Progress:
C-315
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-01)
Progress:
C-322
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-05-17)
Progress:
C-325
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-08)
Progress:
C-338
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-09-27)
Progress:
C-342
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-25)
Progress:
C-343
Short Title
Act respecting the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Criminal Acts
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-01)
Progress:
C-345
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-04)
Progress:
C-346
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-11-08)
Progress:
C-349
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-18)
Progress:
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