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Legislation at a Glance
41st Parliament, 1st Session
June 2, 2011 - September 13, 2013

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

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

Senate
StageGovernment BillsOther Bills
At Second Reading
C-54
Short Title
Not Criminally Responsible Reform Act
Latest Activity
First Reading in the Senate (2013-06-18)
Progress:
S-216
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2013-06-13)
Progress:
S-218
Short Title
Genetic Non-Discrimination Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2013-06-11)
Progress:
S-219
Short Title
Canadian Commission on Mental Health and Justice Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the Senate (2013-06-12)
Progress:
S-220
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2013-06-18)
Progress:
S-221
S-222
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-266
Short Title
Pope John Paul II Day Act
Latest Activity
First Reading in the Senate (2013-06-12)
Progress:
C-314
Short Title
Breast Density Awareness Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2013-06-11)
Progress:
C-394
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the Senate (2013-06-06)
Progress:
C-444
Latest Activity
First Reading in the Senate (2013-06-17)
Progress:
Consideration in Committee 
S-203
Short Title
Boards of Directors Modernization Act
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2011-12-16)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce
Progress:
S-205
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2012-05-09)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on National Finance
Progress:
S-211
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2013-02-13)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on National Finance
Progress:
S-214
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2013-04-23)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
S-215
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2013-05-08)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce
Progress:
C-217
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2013-03-21)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
C-350
Latest Activity
Referral to Committee in the Senate (2013-03-21)
Committee
Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Progress:
Consideration of Committee Report 
S-202
Short Title
Medical Devices Registry Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Consideration of Committee Report in the Senate (2013-06-18)
Progress:
S-204
Short Title
National Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI) Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Consideration of Committee Report in the Senate (2013-06-20)
Progress:
S-217
Latest Activity
Debate at Consideration of Committee Report in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
At Third Reading 
C-279
Latest Activity
Debate at 3rd Reading in the Senate (2013-06-17)
Progress:
C-290
Latest Activity
Debate at 3rd Reading in the Senate (2013-06-11)
Progress:
House of Commons
StageGovernment BillsOther Bills
At Second Reading
S-12
Short Title
Incorporation by Reference in Regulations Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-05-23)
Progress:
S-13
Short Title
Port State Measures Agreement Implementation Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-05-24)
Progress:
C-4
Short Title
Preventing Human Smugglers from Abusing Canada's Immigration System Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2011-10-03)
Progress:
C-5
Short Title
Continuing Air Service for Passengers Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2011-06-16)
Progress:
C-7
Short Title
Senate Reform Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-02-27)
Progress:
C-12
Short Title
Safeguarding Canadians' Personal Information Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2011-09-29)
Progress:
C-14
Short Title
Improving Trade Within Canada Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2011-11-24)
Progress:
C-17
Short Title
Air Canada and Its Associates Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2011-10-17)
Progress:
C-30
Short Title
Protecting Children from Internet Predators Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2012-02-14)
Progress:
C-57
Short Title
Safeguarding Canada's Seas and Skies Act
Latest Activity
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2013-03-18)
Progress:
C-61
C-65
Short Title
Respect for Communities Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-06-12)
Progress:
C-201
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-06)
Progress:
C-208
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-14)
Progress:
C-473
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-06-17)
Progress:
C-474
Short Title
Transparency of Payments Made by Mining, Oil and Gas Corporations to Foreign Governments Act
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-05-24)
Progress:
C-475
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-05-23)
Progress:
C-479
Short Title
An Act to Bring Fairness for the Victims of Violent Offenders
Latest Activity
Debate at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-05-10)
Progress:
C-481
Short Title
An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable development Act (duty to examine)
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-483
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-501
Short Title
National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-06)
Progress:
C-504
Short Title
Support for Volunteer Firefighters Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-511
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-513
Short Title
Retirement Income Bill of Rights
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-06)
Progress:
C-517
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-518
Short Title
Protecting Taxpayers and Revoking Pensions of Convicted Politicians Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-07)
Progress:
C-520
Short Title
Supporting Non-Partisan Agents of Parliament Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-523
Short Title
Mandatory Disclosure of Drug Shortages Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-525
Short Title
Employees' Voting Rights Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Progress:
C-526
Short Title
Cracking Down on Organized Crime and Terrorism Act
Latest Activity
Placed in the Order of Precedence in the House of Commons (2013-06-07)
Progress:
Consideration in Committee
S-6
Short Title
First Nations Elections Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2013-06-17)
Committee
Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development
Progress:
S-10
Short Title
Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2013-06-12)
Committee
Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development
Progress:
S-16
Short Title
Tackling Contraband Tobacco Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2013-06-13)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights
Progress:
C-21
Short Title
Political Loans Accountability Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2012-10-02)
Committee
Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs
Progress:
C-56
Short Title
Combating Counterfeit Products Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2013-06-12)
Committee
Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology
Progress:
C-458
Short Title
National Charities Week Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2013-05-29)
Committee
Standing Committee on Finance
Progress:
C-478
Short Title
Respecting Families of Murdered and Brutalized Persons Act
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2013-06-05)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights
Progress:
C-489
Latest Activity
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2013-06-06)
Committee
Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights
Progress:
At Report Stage 
C-425
Latest Activity
Deemed Reported without Amendment in the House of Commons (2013-06-18)
Progress:
C-428
Short Title
Indian Act Amendment and Replacement Act
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2013-05-03)
Progress:
C-461
Short Title
CBC and Public Service Disclosure and Transparency Act
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2013-06-06)
Progress:
C-462
Short Title
Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act
Latest Activity
Committee Reporting the Bill with Amendments in the House of Commons (2013-05-30)
Progress:
At Third Reading
C-49
Short Title
Canadian Museum of History Act
Latest Activity
Concurrence at Report Stage in the House of Commons (2013-06-18)
Progress:
C-452
Latest Activity
Debate at 3rd Reading in the House of Commons (2013-06-18)
Progress:
Consideration of Amendments made by the Senate 
C-377
Latest Activity
Message Sent to the House of Commons in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
Awaiting Royal Assent
None
Royal Assent Received
S-2
Short Title
Family Homes on Reserves and Matrimonial Interests or Rights Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
S-3
S-4
Short Title
Safer Railways Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-05-17)
Progress:
S-5
Short Title
Financial System Review Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-03-29)
Progress:
S-7
Short Title
Combating Terrorism Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-04-25)
Progress:
S-8
Short Title
Safe Drinking Water for First Nations Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
S-9
Short Title
Nuclear Terrorism Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
S-11
S-14
Short Title
Fighting Foreign Corruption Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
S-15
Short Title
Expansion and Conservation of Canada’s National Parks Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
S-17
S-201
Short Title
National Philanthropy Day Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-11-22)
Progress:
S-206
Short Title
World Autism Awareness Day Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-11-01)
Progress:
S-209
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
S-213
Short Title
Korean War Veterans Day Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
S-1001
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-06-26)
Progress:
S-1002
S-1003
C-2
Short Title
Fair and Efficient Criminal Trials Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-06-26)
Progress:
C-3
Short Title
Supporting Vulnerable Seniors and Strengthening Canada's Economy Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-06-26)
Progress:
C-6
Short Title
Restoring Mail Delivery for Canadians Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-06-26)
Progress:
C-8
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 1, 2011-12
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-06-26)
Progress:
C-9
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 2, 2011-12
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-06-26)
Progress:
C-10
C-11
Short Title
Copyright Modernization Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-29)
Progress:
C-13
Short Title
Keeping Canada's Economy and Jobs Growing Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-12-15)
Progress:
C-15
Short Title
Strengthening Military Justice in the Defence of Canada Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-16
Short Title
Security of Tenure of Military Judges Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-11-29)
Progress:
C-18
Short Title
Marketing Freedom for Grain Farmers Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-12-15)
Progress:
C-19
Short Title
Ending the Long-gun Registry Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-04-05)
Progress:
C-20
Short Title
Fair Representation Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-12-16)
Progress:
C-22
Short Title
Eeyou Marine Region Land Claims Agreement Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-11-29)
Progress:
C-23
C-24
C-25
Short Title
Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-28)
Progress:
C-26
Short Title
Citizen's Arrest and Self-defence Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-28)
Progress:
C-27
Short Title
First Nations Financial Transparency Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-28
Short Title
Financial Literacy Leader Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-29
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 3, 2011-12
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2011-12-15)
Progress:
C-31
C-32
Short Title
Civil Marriage of Non-residents Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-33
Short Title
Protecting Air Service Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-03-15)
Progress:
C-34
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 4 2011-12
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-03-29)
Progress:
C-35
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 1, 2012-13
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-03-29)
Progress:
C-36
Short Title
Protecting Canada's Seniors Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-12-14)
Progress:
C-37
Short Title
Increasing Offenders' Accountability for Victims Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-38
Short Title
Jobs, Growth and Long-term Prosperity Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-29)
Progress:
C-39
Short Title
Restoring Rail Service Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-05-31)
Progress:
C-40
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 2, 2012-13
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-28)
Progress:
C-41
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 3, 2012-13
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-28)
Progress:
C-42
Short Title
Enhancing Royal Canadian Mounted Police Accountability Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-43
Short Title
Faster Removal of Foreign Criminals Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-44
C-45
Short Title
Jobs and Growth Act, 2012
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-12-14)
Progress:
C-46
Short Title
Pension Reform Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-11-01)
Progress:
C-47
C-48
C-50
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 4, 2012-13
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-12-14)
Progress:
C-51
Short Title
Safer Witnesses Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-52
Short Title
Fair Rail Freight Service Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-53
Short Title
Succession to the Throne Act, 2013
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-55
Short Title
Response to the Supreme Court of Canada Decision in R. v. Tse Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-58
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 5, 2012-13
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-59
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 1, 2013-14
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-60
Short Title
Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 1
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-62
Short Title
Yale First Nation Final Agreement Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-63
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 2, 2013-14
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-64
Short Title
Appropriation Act No. 3, 2013-14
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-278
Short Title
Purple Day Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-28)
Progress:
C-288
Short Title
National Flag of Canada Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-28)
Progress:
C-293
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-299
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-300
Short Title
Federal Framework for Suicide Prevention Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-12-14)
Progress:
C-304
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-309
Short Title
Preventing Persons from Concealing Their Identity during Riots and Unlawful Assemblies Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-310
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-06-28)
Progress:
C-311
C-313
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2012-12-14)
Progress:
C-316
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
C-321
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-370
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-383
Short Title
Transboundary Waters Protection Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-19)
Progress:
C-419
Short Title
Language Skills Act
Latest Activity
Royal Assent in the Senate (2013-06-26)
Progress:
Bills Not Proceeded With
S-207
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2013-06-04)
Progress:
S-208
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2012-03-29)
Progress:
S-212
Short Title
First Nations Self-Government Recognition Act
Latest Activity
Dropped from Senate Order Paper in the Senate (2013-03-26)
Progress:
C-273
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-317
Latest Activity
Bill Not Proceeded With in the House of Commons (2011-11-04)
Progress:
Bills Defeated
S-210
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the Senate (2013-02-27)
Progress:
C-215
C-267
Short Title
Canada Water Preservation Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-03-14)
Progress:
C-280
Short Title
National Strategy for Chronic Cerebrospinal Venous Insufficiency (CCSVI) Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-02-29)
Progress:
C-291
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-02-15)
Progress:
C-305
Short Title
National Public Transit Strategy Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-09-19)
Progress:
C-306
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-02-08)
Progress:
C-307
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-05-09)
Progress:
C-308
Short Title
Newfoundland and Labrador Fishery Rebuilding Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2011-12-14)
Progress:
C-312
Short Title
Democratic Representation Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-03-07)
Progress:
C-315
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-02-29)
Progress:
C-326
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-05-30)
Progress:
C-380
Short Title
Ban on Shark Fin Importation Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-398
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-11-28)
Progress:
C-399
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-11-28)
Progress:
C-400
Short Title
Secure, Adequate, Accessible and Affordable Housing Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-02-27)
Progress:
C-420
Short Title
Commissioner for Children and Young Persons in Canada Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-12-05)
Progress:
C-424
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-11-21)
Progress:
C-427
Short Title
Reflecting the Realities of Canadian Artists Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-11-07)
Progress:
C-429
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2012-12-12)
Progress:
C-464
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-03-27)
Progress:
C-476
Short Title
Parliamentary Budget Officer Act
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-06-12)
Progress:
C-480
Latest Activity
Bill Defeated at Second Reading in the House of Commons (2013-06-12)
Progress:
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