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House Government Bill
41st Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2013 - August 2, 2015
Text of the Bill
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An Act respecting the election and term of office of chiefs and councillors of certain First Nations and the composition of council of those First Nations
Short Title
First Nations Elections Act
Statute of Canada
2014, c. 5
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2014-04-11)
Progress: Royal Assent
Status of the Bill
  • House of Commons
  • Senate
    • First reading
      • First Reading
    • Second reading
      • Second Reading
      • Referral to Committee
    • Consideration in committee
    • Third reading
      • Third Reading
        Bill passed by the Senate without amendment
    • Royal assent
      • Royal Assent
        Statutes of Canada: 2014, c. 5
        Note concerning the date of Royal Assent: When the date of a written declaration differs from that of Royal Assent, the date shown in LEGISInfo corresponds to the date on which the two Houses of Parliament have been notified of the written declaration. Section 5 of the Royal Assent Act, S.C. 2002, c. 15, states: “Where royal assent is signified by written declaration, the Act is deemed to be assented to on the day on which the two Houses of Parliament have been notified of the declaration.”
On October 29, 2013, pursuant to Order made by the House of Commons on October 21, 2013, the Bill was deemed approved at all stages completed in the previous session (previously Bill S-6 in the 1st Session of the 41st Parliament).
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