S-251 , 44th Parliament, 1st session November 22, 2021, to present

An Act to repeal section 43 of the Criminal Code (Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada's call to action number 6)
Bill type
Senate Public Bill


Current status
At consideration in committee in the Senate
Latest activity
Referral to committee on June 13, 2023 (Senate)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, June 16, 2022
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 16, 2022
End of stage activities
Second reading, June 13, 2023
Referral to committee, June 13, 2023
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
October 6, 2022
Sitting 68
Major speeches
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November 15, 2022
December 6, 2022
February 7, 2023
February 9, 2023
March 30, 2023
April 27, 2023
May 2, 2023
June 8, 2023
Sitting 132
Major speeches
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June 13, 2023
Report stage
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Third reading
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House of Commons

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Second reading
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Consideration in committee
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Third reading
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Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech Senator
October 6, 2022 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 68) Stanley Kutcher (Independent Senators Group)
June 8, 2023 Response speech(Sitting 132) Yonah Martin (Conservative)


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