C-243 , 44th Parliament, 1st session November 22, 2021, to present

An Act respecting the elimination of the use of forced labour and child labour in supply chains
Short title: Ending the Use of Forced Labour and Child Labour in Supply Chains Act
Bill type
Private Member’s Bill
This bill was not proceeded with on May 11, 2023


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, February 8, 2022
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 8, 2022
Second reading
No activity
Placed on the order of precedence on February 9, 2022
Consideration in committee
Not reached
Report stage
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached


First reading
Not reached
Second reading
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached


On June 6, 2022, the Speaker of the House of Commons made a statement on the similarities between Bill C-243 and Bill S-211, and under the provisions of Standing Order 94(1), ordered that the status of Bill C-243 remain pending and that it not be called for its second hour of debate.

On May 11, 2023, the Speaker of the House of Commons ordered that the order for the second reading of Bill C-243 be discharged and that the bill be dropped from the Order Paper.


Recorded votes

House of Commons

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Speaker's rulings and statements

House of Commons

Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 6, 2022 Sitting 82
May 11, 2023 Sitting 195

Major speeches at second reading

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