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41st Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2013 - August 2, 2015
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An Act to enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts
Short Title
Victims Bill of Rights Act
Statute of Canada
2015, c. 13
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2015-04-23)
Progress: Royal Assent
Further Reading
Reading List
  • Fed's bill for victims falls short due to scant funding, critics say. Schmitz, Cristin. Lawyers weekly , 33:1,5 , April 18, 2014
  • Looking the gift horse in the mouth : an examination of the Canadian approach to criminal restitution in cases of sexual violence. Lawrence, Michelle S.. Canadian criminal law review, 20(2):209-227, March 2016
  • Spousal competency and compellability in criminal proceedings : proposals for reform . Bessner, Ronda. Canadian criminal law review , 18:7-37 , March 2014
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