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40th Parliament, 3rd Session
March 3, 2010 - March 26, 2011
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An Act to promote gender equity in Indian registration by responding to the Court of Appeal for British Columbia decision in McIvor v. Canada (Registrar of Indian and Northern Affairs)
Short Title
Gender Equity in Indian Registration Act
Statute of Canada
2010, c. 18
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2010-12-15)
Progress: Royal Assent
Coming Into Force
10. This Act comes into force, or is deemed to have come into force, on a day, on or after April 5, 2010, to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

His Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes January 31, 2011 as the day on which that Act comes into force.

The information on this page is current as of   November 25, 2020

The coming into force provisions in LEGISinfo are excerpted from the text of the bill as introduced and given first reading. The information is not updated to reflect amendments made to bills during the legislative process. Where an Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, additional dates of commencement are added once an order is issued. Where an Act or a provision thereof is silent as to its commencement, it comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

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