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Private Member’s Bill
41st Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2013 - August 2, 2015
Text of the Bill
Bill Reinstated
This bill has been reinstated from:
41st Parliament, 1st Session
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An Act to promote local foods
Short Title
Promotion of Local Foods Act
Last Stage Completed
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2013-06-17)
Progress: Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons
Further Reading
Reading List
  • All (food) politics is local : increasing food access through local government action . Broad Leib, Emily M.. Contained in (manifestation): Harvard law & policy review, Volume 7, issue 2:321-341 (1 online resource), May 2008
  • Consommer des produits alimentaires locaux : comment et pourquoi?. Merle, Aurélie et Mathilde Piotrowski. Contained in (manifestation): Décisions marketing Fascicule , 67:37-48 (1 ressource en ligne) , juillet-septembre 2012
  • Labels of origin for food: local development, global recognition. Barham, Elizabeth. Cambridge, Mass. : CABI, 218 p., 2011
  • Linking local food systems and the social economy? : future roles for farmers' markets in Alberta and British Columbia . Wittman, Hannah. Contained in (manifestation): Rural sociology, Volume 77, number 1:36-61 (1 online resource), March 2012
  • Naming food after places: food relocalization and knowledge dynamics in rural development. Fonte, Maria. Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, 285 p., 2010
  • Of backyard chickens and front yard gardens : the conflict between local governments and locavores . Schindler, Sarah B.. Contained in (manifestation): Tulane law review, Volume 87, issue 2:231-296 (1 online resource), December 2012
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