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House Government Bill
39th Parliament, 1st Session
April 3, 2006 - September 14, 2007
Text of the Bill
C-55
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An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (expanded voting opportunities) and to make a consequential amendment to the Referendum Act
Last Stage Completed
Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2007-06-01)
Progress: Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons
 
Coming Into Force
13. This Act, other than section 12, comes into force three months after the day on which it is assented to unless, before then, the Chief Electoral Officer publishes a notice in the Canada Gazette that the necessary prep- arations for the bringing into operation of this Act have been made and that this Act may come into force accordingly, in which case it comes into force on the day on which the notice is published.

The information on this page is current as of   October 18, 2019

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