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Senate Government Bill
41st Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2013 - August 2, 2015
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An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Short Title
Zero Tolerance for Barbaric Cultural Practices Act
Statute of Canada
2015, c. 29
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2015-06-18)
Progress: Royal Assent
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Canada's problem with polygamy. Economist , 425(9070), December 7, 2017
  • Dishonour, provocation and culture: through the beholders eye?. Fournier, Pascale, Pascal McDougall and Anna R. Dekker . Canadian Criminal Law Review, 16(2): 161-193 (1 online resource), May 2012
  • Lawyers warn bill [S-7] on fast track could have unanticipated fallout. Schmitz, Cristin. Lawyers weekly, 35:1-2, May 22, 2015
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