C-29 44th Parliament, 1st session November 22, 2021, to present

An Act to provide for the establishment of a national council for reconciliation
Short title: National Council for Reconciliation Act
Bill type
House Government Bill


Current status
At second reading in the House of Commons
Latest activity
Introduction and first reading on June 22, 2022 (House of Commons)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, June 22, 2022
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 22, 2022
Second reading
No activity
Consideration in committee
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Report stage
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Third reading
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First reading
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Second reading
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Third reading
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Legislative summary

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On 22 June 2022, the Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations introduced Bill C-29, An Act to provide for the establishment of a national council for reconciliation (National Council for Reconciliation Act), and it was given first reading.

Bill C-29 provides for the establishment of a national council for reconciliation as an independent, non-political, permanent and Indigenous-led organization whose purpose is to advance efforts for reconciliation with Indigenous peoples.

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