C-37 41st Parliament, 2nd session October 16, 2013, to August 2, 2015

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
This bill received royal assent on June 19, 2014

Statutes of Canada 2014, c. 19

Progress

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Introduction and first reading, June 6, 2014
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June 6, 2014
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Second reading and referral to committee, June 6, 2014
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June 6, 2014
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2nd reading and referral to committee - WHOL
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Committee report presented, June 6, 2014
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Concurrence at report stage, June 6, 2014
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Third reading, June 6, 2014
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June 6, 2014
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Agreed to (Journals 98)
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First reading, June 10, 2014
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June 10, 2014
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Second reading, June 12, 2014
Referral to committee, June 12, 2014
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June 12, 2014
Sitting 70
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Committee report presented without amendment, June 16, 2014
Committee meetings
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June 16, 2014
Meeting 33
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June 16, 2014
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Third reading, June 18, 2014
Bill passed by the Senate without amendment
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June 17, 2014
June 18, 2014

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Major speeches at second reading

Senate

Speech date Speech Senator
June 12, 2014 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 70) Denise Batters (Conservative)
June 12, 2014 Response speech(Sitting 70) Joan Fraser (Liberal)

About

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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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