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Senate Public Bill
38th Parliament, 1st Session
October 4, 2004 - November 29, 2005
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An Act to amend the Criminal Code (lottery schemes)
Last Stage Completed
Third Reading in the Senate (2005-05-17)
Progress: Third Reading in the Senate
Coming Into Force
This Act comes into force on a day,
not later than three years after the day on
which it receives royal assent, to be fixed
by order of the Governor in Council after
the governments of the provinces and
territories have been offered an opportunity
by the Government of Canada to participate
in consultation on its implementation.

The information on this page is current as of   July 2, 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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