C-16 41st Parliament, 2nd session October 16, 2013, to August 2, 2015

An Act to give effect to the Governance Agreement with Sioux Valley Dakota Nation and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Short title: Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Governance Act
This bill received royal assent on March 4, 2014

Statutes of Canada 2014, c. 1

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Introduction and first reading, December 5, 2013
Chamber sittings
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December 5, 2013
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Second reading and referral to committee, December 5, 2013
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December 5, 2013
Sitting 31
Agreed to (Journals 31)
2nd reading and referral to committee - WHOL
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Committee report presented, December 5, 2013
Committee of the Whole
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December 5, 2013
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Concurrence at report stage, December 5, 2013
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December 5, 2013
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Third reading, December 5, 2013
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December 5, 2013
Sitting 31
Agreed to (Journals 31)
3rd reading
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First reading, December 5, 2013
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December 5, 2013
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Second reading, February 12, 2014
Referral to committee, February 12, 2014
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February 5, 2014
Sitting 32
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February 12, 2014
Sitting 35
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Committee report presented without amendment, February 27, 2014
Committee meetings
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February 25, 2014
Meeting 12
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February 27, 2014
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Third reading, March 4, 2014
Bill passed by the Senate without amendment
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March 4, 2014

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Major speeches at second reading

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Speech date Speech Senator
February 5, 2014 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 32) Nancy Greene Raine (Conservative)
February 12, 2014 Response speech(Sitting 35) Lillian Eva Dyck (Liberal)

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On 5 December 2013, the Minister of Aboriginal and Northern Affairs introduced Bill C-16, An Act to give effect to the Governance Agreement with Sioux Valley Dakota Nation and to make consequential amendments to other Acts (Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Governance Act) in the House of Commons and it was given first reading.

Sioux Valley Dakota Nation, the Government of Canada and the Government of Manitoba have concluded a self-government agreement. As the next steps, federal and then provincial legislation is needed to bring the agreements into effect.

Bill C-16 gives effect to the Governance Agreement with Sioux Valley Dakota Nation. It also makes consequential amendments to other Acts.

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