S-241 44th Parliament, 1st session November 22, 2021, to present

An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Regulation of International and Interprovincial Trade Act (great apes, elephants and certain other animals)
Short title: Jane Goodall Act
Bill type
Senate Public Bill


Current status
At second reading in the Senate
Latest activity
Debate at second reading on May 30, 2023 (Senate)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, March 22, 2022
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 22, 2022
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 24, 2022
Sitting 28
Major speeches
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May 30, 2023
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Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech Senator
March 24, 2022 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 28) Martin Klyne (Progressive Senate Group)


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