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House Government Bill
42nd Parliament, 1st Session
December 3, 2015 - September 11, 2019
Text of the Bill
C-45
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An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts
Short Title
Cannabis Act
Statute of Canada
2018, c. 16
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2018-06-21)
Progress: Royal Assent
 
Coming Into Force
226 The provisions of this Act, except sections 161, 188 to 194, 199 to 202, 206 and 225, come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

Her Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes October 17, 2018 as the day on which that Act, other than sections 160.1, 161, 188 to 193, 193.1, 194, 199 to 202, 206 and 225, comes into force.
SI/ 2018-0052

The information on this page is current as of   September 20, 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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