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House Government Bill
41st Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2013 - August 2, 2015
Text of the Bill
C-37
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An Act to change the names of certain electoral districts and to amend the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act
Short Title
Riding Name Change Act, 2014
Statute of Canada
2014, c. 19
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2014-06-19)
Progress: Royal Assent
 
Legislative Summary
The Library of Parliament does not prepare Legislative Summaries for bills debated under urgency and emergency. The following is a short summary:

On 6 June 2014, the Leader of the Government in the House of Commons introduced Bill C-37, An Act to change the names of certain electoral districts and to amend the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act (Riding Name Change Act, 2014) in the House of Commons and it was given first reading.

Bill C-37 changes the names of 30 electoral districts (in Quebec, Ontario, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia) and amends the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act to change the name of the electoral district of the Northwest Territories.
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