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Legislation at a Glance
38th Parliament, 1st Session
October 4, 2004 - November 29, 2005

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

At dissolution, the following bills were under consideration in either the Senate or the House of Commons.

Senate
StageGovernment BillsOther Bills
At Second Reading 
S-6
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2005-11-02)
Progress:
S-15
Short Title
Spam Control Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2005-04-19)
Progress:
S-30
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2005-10-19)
Progress:
S-34
S-42
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2005-10-25)
Progress:
S-43
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2005-11-23)
Progress:
S-44
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2005-10-18)
Progress:
S-46
Short Title
National Philanthropy Day Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2005-11-22)
Progress:
S-47
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the Senate (2005-11-22)
Progress:
Consideration in Committee
S-39
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-06-15)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-5
Short Title
Statutes Repeal Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2004-10-28)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-9
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2004-10-20)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
Progress:
S-13
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2004-11-17)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-16
Short Title
First Nations Government Recognition Act
Latest Activity
Referral of Subject-matter of Bill to Committee Adopted in the Senate (2005-02-22)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Aboriginal Peoples
Progress:
S-20
Short Title
Federal Nominations Act
Latest Activity
Referral of Subject-matter of Bill to Committee Adopted in the Senate (2005-02-02)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-21
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-03-10)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-24
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-03-10)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-26
Short Title
National Cancer Strategy Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-06-01)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
Progress:
S-27
Short Title
Scouts Canada Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-04-19)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-28
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-06-01)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce
Progress:
S-29
Short Title
National Blood Donor Week Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-06-01)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
Progress:
S-41
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2005-11-22)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Human Rights
Progress:
S-45
Latest Activity
Referral of Subject-matter of Bill to Committee Adopted in the Senate (2005-11-24)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Human Rights
Progress:
Consideration of Committee Report  
At Third Reading  
House of Commons
StageGovernment BillsOther Bills
Senate Bills Awaiting First Reading 
S-11
Latest Activity
Third Reading in the Senate (2005-05-17)
Progress:
Referral to Committee Before Second Reading
C-50
Latest Activity
Debate on the motion to refer the Bill to a committee before second reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-21)
Progress:
 
At Second Reading
S-40
Latest Activity
First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-21)
Progress:
C-44
Short Title
Transportation Amendment Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-28)
Progress:
C-46
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-04-20)
Progress:
C-51
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-05-20)
Progress:
C-52
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-06-13)
Progress:
C-59
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-06-20)
Progress:
C-60
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-06-20)
Progress:
C-61
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-06-22)
Progress:
C-62
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-09-28)
Progress:
C-67
Short Title
Unanticipated Surpluses Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-27)
Progress:
C-68
Short Title
Pacific Gateway Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-16)
Progress:
C-69
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-27)
Progress:
C-70
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-27)
Progress:
C-73
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-14)
Progress:
C-74
Short Title
Modernization of Investigative Techniques Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-15)
Progress:
C-75
Short Title
Public Health Agency of Canada Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-16)
Progress:
C-76
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-17)
Progress:
C-77
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-17)
Progress:
C-78
Short Title
Emergency Management Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-17)
Progress:
C-79
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-23)
Progress:
C-80
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-23)
Progress:
C-81
Short Title
National Security Committee of Parliamentarians Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-24)
Progress:
C-82
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-83
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-25)
Progress:
S-12
Short Title
Personal Watercraft Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-28)
Progress:
S-19
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-09-28)
Progress:
C-271
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-25)
Progress:
C-329
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-15)
Progress:
C-354
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-14)
Progress:
C-357
Short Title
Taiwan Affairs Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-05-16)
Progress:
C-364
C-379
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-06-17)
Progress:
C-394
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-14)
Progress:
C-407
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-31)
Progress:
C-408
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-02)
Progress:
C-423
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-16)
Progress:
C-428
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-14)
Progress:
C-431
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-16)
Progress:
C-438
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-15)
Progress:
C-440
Short Title
Canadian Products Promotion Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2005-11-14)
Progress:
Consideration in Committee
C-17
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee Before Second Reading in the House of Commons (2004-11-02)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice, Human Rights, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Progress:
C-19
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee Before Second Reading in the House of Commons (2004-11-16)
Committee
Standing Committee on Industry, Natural Resources, Science and Technology
Progress:
C-21
Short Title
Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee Before Second Reading in the House of Commons (2004-11-23)
Committee
Standing Committee on Industry, Natural Resources, Science and Technology
Progress:
C-47
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-11-03)
Committee
Standing Committee on Transport
Progress:
C-64
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-10-25)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice, Human Rights, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Progress:
C-65
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-10-25)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice, Human Rights, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Progress:
C-72
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee Before Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-21)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice, Human Rights, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Progress:
S-14
Short Title
Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-06-22)
Committee
Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development
Progress:
C-206
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-02-09)
Committee
Standing Committee on Health
Progress:
C-248
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-11-23)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice, Human Rights, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Progress:
C-265
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-04-20)
Committee
Standing Committee on Finance
Progress:
C-281
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-05-05)
Committee
Standing Committee on Industry, Natural Resources, Science and Technology
Progress:
C-283
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-03-09)
Committee
Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration
Progress:
C-301
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-11-23)
Committee
Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills Development, Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities
Progress:
C-306
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-09-28)
Committee
Standing Committee on Finance
Progress:
C-380
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-11-23)
Committee
Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills Development, Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities
Progress:
C-420
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2005-03-09)
Committee
Standing Committee on Health
Progress:
At Report Stage and Second Reading
C-16
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2005-11-14)
Progress:
C-27
 
At Report Stage
C-63
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with an Amendment in the House of Commons (2005-11-18)
Progress:
C-215
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2005-11-28)
Progress:
C-312
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2005-11-18)
Progress:
At Third Reading  
Awaiting Royal Assent
None
Royal Assent Received
S-2
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-05)
Progress:
S-3
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
S-10
S-17
S-18
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-06-29)
Progress:
S-25
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-19)
Progress:
S-31
S-36
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
S-37
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
S-38
Short Title
Spirit Drinks Trade Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-03)
Progress:
C-2
C-3
C-4
Short Title
International Interests in Mobile Equipment (aircraft equipment) Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-02-24)
Progress:
C-5
Short Title
Canada Education Savings Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2004-12-15)
Progress:
C-6
Short Title
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-03-23)
Progress:
C-7
C-8
C-9
Short Title
Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-06-23)
Progress:
C-10
C-11
Short Title
Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-12
Short Title
Quarantine Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-13)
Progress:
C-13
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-19)
Progress:
C-14
C-15
C-18
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-03-23)
Progress:
C-20
C-22
Short Title
Department of Social Development Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-07-20)
Progress:
C-23
Short Title
Department of Human Resources and Skills Development Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-07-20)
Progress:
C-24
C-25
Short Title
Remote Sensing Space Systems Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-26
Short Title
Canada Border Services Agency Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-03)
Progress:
C-28
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-29
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-05)
Progress:
C-30
C-33
Short Title
Budget Implementation Act, 2004, No. 2
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-13)
Progress:
C-34
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 2, 2004-2005
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2004-12-15)
Progress:
C-35
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 3, 2004-2005
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2004-12-15)
Progress:
C-36
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-02-24)
Progress:
C-37
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-38
Short Title
Civil Marriage Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-07-20)
Progress:
C-39
C-40
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-19)
Progress:
C-41
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 4, 2004-2005
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-03-23)
Progress:
C-42
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 1, 2005-2006
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-03-23)
Progress:
C-43
Short Title
Budget Implementation Act, 2005
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-06-29)
Progress:
C-45
Short Title
Canadian Forces Members and Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-05-13)
Progress:
C-48
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-07-20)
Progress:
C-49
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-53
C-54
Short Title
First Nations Oil and Gas and Moneys Management Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-55
C-56
Short Title
Labrador Inuit Land Claims Agreement Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-06-23)
Progress:
C-57
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-58
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 2, 2005-2006
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-06-23)
Progress:
C-66
C-71
Short Title
First Nations Commercial and Industrial Development Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-259
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-302
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-02-24)
Progress:
C-304
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-02-24)
Progress:
C-331
Short Title
Internment of Persons of Ukrainian Origin Recognition Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
Bills Not Proceeded With
S-4
Short Title
Marriage Act
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-02-22)
Progress:
S-7
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-02-22)
Progress:
S-8
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-06-16)
Progress:
S-22
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-10-18)
Progress:
S-23
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
S-32
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-11-03)
Progress:
S-33
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-06-14)
Progress:
S-35
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2005-11-25)
Progress:
C-243
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2005-04-20)
Progress:
C-268
Short Title
Definition of Marriage Act
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2005-02-18)
Progress:
C-366
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2005-10-03)
Progress:
Bills Defeated
C-31
Short Title
Department of International Trade Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-02-15)
Progress:
C-32
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-02-15)
Progress:
C-236
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-04-13)
Progress:
C-251
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-11-23)
Progress:
C-260
Short Title
Treaties Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-09-28)
Progress:
C-261
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-06-08)
Progress:
C-263
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-04-13)
Progress:
C-272
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-03-23)
Progress:
C-274
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-05-04)
Progress:
C-293
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-09-28)
Progress:
C-313
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-09-28)
Progress:
C-360
Short Title
Workplace Psychological Harassment Prevention Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-05)
Progress:
C-363
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2005-10-05)
Progress:
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