S-236 , 43rd Parliament, 2nd session September 23, 2020, to August 15, 2021

An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Criminal Records Act, the National Defence Act and the DNA Identification Act
Short title: Increasing the Identification of Criminals Through the Use of DNA Act
Bill type
Senate Public Bill


Current status
At second reading in the Senate
Latest activity
Debate at second reading on June 23, 2021 (Senate)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, June 15, 2021
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 15, 2021
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 23, 2021
Sitting 54
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Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech Senator
June 23, 2021 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 54) Claude Carignan (Conservative)


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