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House Government Bill
42nd Parliament, 1st Session
December 3, 2015 - September 11, 2019
Text of the Bill
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An Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in dying)
Statute of Canada
2016, c. 3
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2016-06-17)
Progress: Royal Assent
Coming Into Force
11 Sections 4 and 5 come into force on a day to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

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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