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Senate Government Bill
42nd Parliament, 1st Session
December 3, 2015 - Present
Text of the Bill
S-3
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An Act to amend the Indian Act in response to the Superior Court of Quebec decision in Descheneaux c. Canada (Procureur général)
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2017-12-12)
Progress:
 
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Bill S-3 – Indian Act amendments (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration). Canadian Bar Association. November 2016
  • Position Paper on Bill S-3: An Act to amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration) (only available in English). Indigenous Bar Association.
  • Projet de loi S-3 – modification de la Loi sur les Indiens (élimination des iniquités fondées sur le sexe en matière d’inscription). Association du Barreau canadien. novembre 2016
  • The heart of sexism in the Indian Act. Penni Mitchell. Herizons, 31(1):5, Summer 2017
  • Why is Trudeau government opposing Charter equality for Indigenous women? . Pamela D. Palmater (Pamela Doris). The Lawyer's Daily, 2017
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