C-5 41st Parliament, 1st session June 2, 2011, to September 13, 2013

An Act to provide for the resumption and continuation of air service operations
Short title: Continuing Air Service for Passengers Act
Bill type
House Government Bill


Current status
At second reading in the House of Commons
Latest activity
Introduction and first reading on June 16, 2011 (House of Commons)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, June 16, 2011
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 16, 2011
Second reading
No activity
Consideration in committee
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Report stage
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Third reading
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First reading
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Second reading
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Third reading
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Legislative summary

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On 16 June 2011, the Minister of Labour introduced Bill C-5, the Continuing Air Service for Passengers Act, in the House of Commons and it was given first reading.

Bill C-5 provides for the resumption and continuation of air service operations, prohibits strikes and lockouts and imposes a final offer selection process to resolve matters remaining in dispute between the parties. The arbitrator’s decision will be use has the new collective agreement.

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