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House Government Bill
40th Parliament, 3rd Session
March 3, 2010 - March 26, 2011
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An Act to establish National Seniors Day
Short Title
Celebrating Canada's Seniors Act
Statute of Canada
2010, c. 13
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2010-11-18)
Progress: Royal Assent
Legislative Summary
The Library of Parliament does not prepare Legislative Summaries for self-explanatory measures. The following is a short summary:

On June 16 2010, the Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development introduced Bill C-40, An Act to establish National Seniors Day, in the House of Commons and it was given first reading.

The bill designates October 1 as National Seniors Day to acknowledge the contribution of seniors to Canadian society and to the Canadian economy. National Seniors Day is not a holiday or a non-juridical day.
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