S-224 43rd Parliament, 2nd session September 23, 2020, to August 15, 2021

An Act to amend the Criminal Code (increasing parole ineligibility)
Short title: Respecting Families of Murdered and Brutalized Persons Act
Bill type
Senate Public Bill


Current status
At second reading in the Senate
Latest activity
Debate at second reading on March 16, 2021 (Senate)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, February 17, 2021
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 17, 2021
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 16, 2021
Sitting 31
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Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech Senator
March 16, 2021 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 31) Pierre-Hugues Boisvenu (Conservative)


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