Skip to main content

Bill C-428

If you have any questions or comments regarding the accessibility of this publication, please contact us at

This enactment amends the Indian Act to require band councils to publish their by-laws and repeals certain outdated provisions of the Act.
It also requires the Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development to report annually to the House of Commons committee responsible for Aboriginal affairs on the work undertaken by his or her department in collaboration with First Nations and other interested parties to develop new legislation to replace the Indian Act.

Available on the Parliament of Canada Web Site at the following address: