Skip to main content
Private Member’s Bill
40th Parliament, 2nd Session
January 26, 2009 - December 30, 2009
Text of the Bill
Bill Reinstated
This bill has been reinstated in a subsequent session:
40th Parliament, 3rd Session
Navigate Bills
An Act to establish the position and Office of the Credit Ombudsman, who shall be an advocate of the interests of consumers and small businesses in credit matters and who shall investigate and report on the provision, by financial institutions, of consumer and small-business credit on a community basis and on an industry basis, in order to ensure equity in the distribution of credit resources
Short Title
Credit Ombudsman Act
Last Stage Completed
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2009-01-27)
Progress: Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons
Coming Into Force
This bill comes into force when it receives Royal Assent.

The information on this page is current as of   April 21, 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.

Top of page