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House Government Bill
40th Parliament, 2nd Session
January 26, 2009 - December 30, 2009
Text of the Bill
C-35
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An Act to deter terrorism, and to amend the State Immunity Act
Short Title
Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act
Last Stage Completed
Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2009-06-02)
Progress: Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons
 
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Lawyers want terror law broadened. Schmitz, Cristin. The lawyers weekly, Jun. 19, 2009
  • Survivors of torture, victims of law : reforming state immunity in Canada by developing exceptions for terrorism and torture. Ranganathan, Prasanna. Saskatchewan law review, 71:343-89 no. 2, 2008
Party Press Releases
Related Links
  • Civil Litigation and the State Immunity Act (Canadian Centre for International Justice)
  • CRS Report for Congress: Suits Against Terrorist States by Victims of Terrorism (Congressional Research Service 2008)
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