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37th Parliament, 2nd Session
September 30, 2002 - November 12, 2003
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An Act providing for controls on the export, import or transit across Canada of rough diamonds and for a certification scheme for their export in order to meet Canada's obligations under the Kimberley Process
Short Title
Export and Import of Rough Diamonds Act
Statute of Canada
2002, c. 25
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2002-12-12)
Progress: Royal Assent
Further Reading
Reading List
  • A diamond agreement in the rough. Burkhalter, Holly. Foreign policy, no. 135:72-3, Mar./Apr. 2003
  • ''Blood diamonds'' and Africa's armed conflicts in the post-cold war era. Orogun, Paul. World affairs, 166:151-61, Winter 2004
  • Diamonds are a rebel's best friend. Olsson, Ola. World economy, 29:1133-50, August 2006
  • Of judgement and cunning work. Smillie, Ian. International journal, 56:579-94, Fall 2001
  • The Kimberley Process: The Case For Proper Monitoring. Ian Smillie. Diamonds and Human Security Project, Occasional Paper #5, Sept. 2002
Party Press Releases
Related Links
  • Diavik Diamond Mines Inc.
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