An Act to amend the Canadian Bill of Rights (right to literacy)

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


Mac Harb  Liberal

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


Not active, as of June 1, 2001
(This bill did not become law.)


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Canadian Bill Of RightsRoutine Proceedings

June 1st, 2001 / 12:10 p.m.
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Mac Harb Liberal Ottawa Centre, ON

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-365, an act to amend the Canadian Bill of Rights (right of literacy).

Mr. Speaker, the enactment to amend the Canadian Bill of Rights would include the right of an individual to adequate training to develop the individual's full literacy potential free from reasonable financial or other barriers.

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