An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (contributions)

This bill was last introduced in the 40th Parliament, 3rd Session, which ended in March 2011.

Sponsor

Helena Guergis  Independent

Introduced as a private member’s bill. (These don’t often become law.)

Status

Introduced, as of March 24, 2011
(This bill did not become law.)

Summary

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This enactment amends the Canada Elections Act so that contributions may be made, in any calendar year, to a candidate who is not the candidate of a registered party.

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Canada Elections Act
Routine Proceedings

March 24th, 2011 / 10:05 a.m.
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Independent

Helena Guergis Simcoe—Grey, ON

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seconded by the hon. member for Portneuf—Jacques Cartier, moved for leave to introduce Bill C-643, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (contributions).

She said: Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to introduce, in both official languages, a bill that will enact amendments to the Canada Elections Act so that contributions may be made in any calendar year to the candidate who is not the candidate of a registered party.

(Motions deemed adopted, bill read the first time and printed)