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Senate Public Bill
40th Parliament, 2nd Session
January 26, 2009 - December 30, 2009
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An Act to amend the Constitution Act, 1867 (Property qualifications of Senators)
Short Title
Constitution Act, 2009 (Property qualifications of Senators)
Last Stage Completed
Second Reading in the Senate (2009-03-24)
Progress: Second Reading in the Senate
Coming Into Force
6. This Act comes into force on the later of the day on which it receives royal assent and the day on which an amendment is made to the Constitution of Canada, by proclamation issued by the Governor General under the Great Seal, repealing paragraph (6) of section 23 of the Constitution Act, 1867.

The information on this page is current as of   July 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.

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