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House Government Bill
38th Parliament, 1st Session
October 4, 2004 - November 29, 2005
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An Act to amend the Criminal Code in respect of cruelty to animals
Last Stage Completed
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2005-05-16)
Progress: Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Animal welfare laws. Battle, Tim. Law now, 30:27-8, Aug./Sept. 2005
  • Animals and political community: preliminary reflections prompted by Bill C-10. DeCoste, F.C. Alberta law review, 40:1057-70, Apr. 2003
  • Change in store for the livestock industry? Canada's recurring proposed animal cruelty amendments. Skibinsky, Christina G. Saskatchewan law review, 68:173-222, Winter 2005
  • Contrasting modes of governance for the protection of humans and animals in Canada: lessons for reform. Schuppli, Catherine A. and Michael McDonald. Health law review, 13:97-106, Spring-Fall 2005
  • Toward animal liberation?: the new anti-cruelty provisions in Canada and their impact on the status of animals. Létourneau, Lyne. Alberta law review, 40:1041-55, Apr. 2003
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