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41st Parliament, 1st Session
June 2, 2011 - September 13, 2013
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An Act to amend the Witness Protection Program Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act
Short Title
Safer Witnesses Act
Statute of Canada
2013, c. 29
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2013-06-26)
Progress: Royal Assent
Further Reading
Reading List
  • A missed opportunity to reform witness protection (Editorial). Roach, Kent W. Criminal law quarterly, 59:441-43, Feb. 2013
  • Bill C-13 : Witness Protection Program Act . Douglas, Kristen. Legislative summary (Canada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch) ; LS-238E, 1996, 5 p.
  • Examen du Programme de protection des témoins : rapport du Comité permanent de la sécurité publique et nationale. Canada. Parlement. Chambre des communes. Comité permanent de la sécurité... Ottawa : Chambre des communes Canada, 2008
  • Projet de loi C-13 : Loi sur le Programme de protection des témoins. Douglas, Kristen. Résumé législatif (Canada. Bibliothèque du Parlement. Service de recherche) ; LS-238F , 1996, 5p.
  • Review of the Witness Protection Program : report of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security. Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Standing Committee on Public Safety and... Ottawa : House of Commons Canada, 2008
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