An Act to amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act (work for welfare)

This bill was last introduced in the 37th Parliament, 1st Session, which ended in September 2002.


Jim Pankiw  Canadian Alliance

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


Not active, as of Feb. 7, 2001
(This bill did not become law.)


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Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements ActRoutine Proceedings

February 7th, 2001 / 3:05 p.m.
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Canadian Alliance

Jim Pankiw Canadian Alliance Saskatoon—Humboldt, SK

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-241, an act to amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act (work for welfare).

Mr. Speaker, the purpose of this enactment is to require every province to have in effect a work for welfare program established by law for every fiscal year commencing on or after April 1, 2002 in order to qualify for the full Canada health and social transfer payment for that fiscal year.

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