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37th Parliament, 3rd Session
February 2, 2004 - May 23, 2004
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An Act to establish the Library and Archives of Canada, to amend the Copyright Act and to amend certain Acts in consequence
Short Title
Library and Archives of Canada Act
Statute of Canada
2004, c. 11
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2004-04-22)
Progress: Royal Assent
Coming Into Force
Her Excellency the Governor General in Council hereby fixes May 21, 2004 as the day on which that Act comes into force, other than sections 21, 53 and 54, which came into force on assent.


The information on this page is current as of   September 1, 2021

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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