C-40 44th Parliament, 1st session November 22, 2021, to present

An Act to amend the Criminal Code, to make consequential amendments to other Acts and to repeal a regulation (miscarriage of justice reviews)
Short title: Miscarriage of Justice Review Commission Act (David and Joyce Milgaard's Law)
Bill type
House Government Bill


Current status
At consideration in committee in the House of Commons
Latest activity
Second reading and referral to committee on June 21, 2023 (House of Commons)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, February 16, 2023
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 16, 2023
End of stage activity
Second reading and referral to committee, June 21, 2023
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 12, 2023
Sitting 211
Major speeches
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June 21, 2023
Sitting 218
Agreed to (Journals 218)
2nd reading and referral to committee - JUST
Consideration in committee
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First reading
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Second reading
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Third reading
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Major speeches at second reading

House of Commons

Speech date Speech Member of Parliament
June 12, 2023 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 211) David Lametti (Liberal)
June 12, 2023 Response speech(Sitting 211) Tako Van Popta (Conservative)


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