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House Government Bill
41st Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2013 - August 2, 2015
Text of the Bill
C-31
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An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 11, 2014 and other measures
Short Title
Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1
Statute of Canada
2014, c. 20
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2014-06-19)
Progress: Royal Assent
 
Coming Into Force
The provisions of Bill C-31 come into force on various dates as provided by the coming into force provisions of the bill and the Interpretation Act, R.S.C., 1985, c. I-21.

98. (1) Sections 91 and 92 are deemed to have come into force on November 29, 2013.
(2) Sections 93, 96 and 97 are deemed to have come into force on May 5, 2014.

162. The provisions of this Division, other than sections 160 and 161, come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

171. (1) Section 168 comes into force 60 days after the day on which this Act receives royal assent.

205. The provisions of this Division come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

238. Section 213, subsections 217(1), (3), (4) and (6) and sections 220 to 222 and 230 come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

241. Subsections 239(2) and 240(2) come into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

251. This Division, other than section 249, comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

253. This Division comes into force on the day on which section 103 of the Safe Food for Canadians Act comes into force or, if it is later, on the day on which this Act receives royal assent.

298. (1) Section 260 comes into force one year after the day on which this Act receives royal assent. (2) Section 289 comes into force on January 1, 2015.
(3) Subsections 256(2) and (3), sections 257, 258 and 261, subsection 262(3) and sections 263 to 266 and 293, subsections 294(1) to (5) and section 296 come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

307. Sections 300 and 301 come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, which may not be earlier than the day on which section 290 of the Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 2 comes into force.

310. (1) Section 308 comes into force on the day on which subsection 326(1) of the Economic Action Plan 2013 Act, No. 2 comes into force.
(2) Section 309 is deemed to have come into force on December 12, 2013.

368. This Division, other than section 367, comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

374. This Division comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

482. This Division, except sections 471 to 481, comes into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

His Excellency the Governor General in Council (a) fixes August 29, 2014 as the day on which sections 193 to 199 of the Act come into force; and (b) fixes September 30, 2014 as the day on which sections 200 to 204 of the Act come into force.
SI/2014-0072

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes October 12, 2014 as the day on which sections 242 to 248 and 250 of that Act come into force.
SI/2014-0079

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes November 1, 2014 as the day on which Division 29 of Part 6 of that Act comes into force, except sections 471 to 481, which came into force on assent.
S!/2014-0083

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes January 1, 2015 as the day on which sections 300 and 301 of that Act come into force.
SI/2014-0099

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes January 2, 2015 as the day on which Division 30 of Part 6 of that Act comes into force.
SI/2014-0100

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes the day on which this Order is published in the Canada Gazette, Part II, as the day on which sections 139 to 145 of that Act come into force.
SI/2015-0006

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes the day on which this Order is published in the Canada Gazette, Part II, as the day on which sections 110 to 138 and 146 to 159 of that Act come into force.
SI/2015-0005

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes June 1, 2015 as the day on which sections 169 and 170 of that Act come into force.
SI/2015-0034

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes the day after the day on which this Order is made as the day on which sections 220 to 222 of that Act come into force.
SI/2015-0038

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes the first anniversary of the day on which this Order is made as the day on which subsection 256(3), section 258 and subsections 294(2) and (4) of that Act come into force.
SI/2016-0035

His Excellency the Governor General in Council makes the annexed Order Amending the Order Fixing the Day for the Purposes of Sections 130, 133 and 135 of the Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1.
SOR/2017-0092

His Excellency the Governor General in Council makes the annexed Order Amending the Order Fixing the Day for the Purposes of Sections 131, 132, 134, 136 and 137 of the Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 1.
SOR/2017-0093

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes 5 October 2018 as the day on which section 358.1 of that Act comes into force.
SI/ 2018-0094

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes June 17, 2019 as the day on which Division 25 of Part 6 of that Act, other than sections 358.1, 358.2 and 367, comes into force and fixes June 18, 2019 as the day on which section 358.2 of that Act comes into force.
SI/ 2018-0100

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes June 1, 2020 as the day on which subsection 256(2), sections 257 and 261, subsection 262(3) and sections 263 to 266, 293 and 296 of that Act come in force
SI/ 2019-0043

The information on this page is current as of   August 23, 2019

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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