S-229 43rd Parliament, 2nd session September 23, 2020, to August 15, 2021

An Act respecting the development of a national strategy for the decriminalization of illegal substances, to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Short title: Health-Centred Approach to Substance Use Act
Bill type
Senate Public Bill

Summary

Current status
At second reading in the Senate
Latest activity
Debate at second reading on June 22, 2021 (Senate)

Progress

End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, March 16, 2021
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 16, 2021
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
May 25, 2021
Sitting 40
Major speeches
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June 1, 2021
June 8, 2021
Sitting 46
Major speeches
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June 22, 2021
Third reading
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House of Commons

First reading
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Second reading
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Consideration in committee
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Report stage
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Third reading
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House of Commons

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Major speeches at second reading

Senate

Speech date Speech Senator
May 25, 2021 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 40) Gwen Boniface (Independent Senators Group)
May 25, 2021 Response speech(Sitting 40) Mohamed-Iqbal Ravalia (Independent Senators Group)
May 25, 2021 Response speech(Sitting 40) Beverley Busson (Independent Senators Group)
June 8, 2021 Response speech(Sitting 46) Vernon White (Canadian Senators Group)

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