An Act to amend the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act and the Special Import Measures Act

This bill was last introduced in the 39th Parliament, 2nd Session, which ended in September 2008.

Sponsor

Pierre Paquette  Bloc

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

Status

Not active, as of Nov. 13, 2007
(This bill did not become law.)

Summary

This is from the published bill. The Library of Parliament often publishes better independent summaries.

This enactment amends the Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act and the Special Import Measures Act to ensure that

(a) Parliament has a say in the appointment of members to the Canadian International Trade Tribunal;

(b) the composition of the Tribunal reflects in a balanced manner the interests of the parties affected by the Tribunal’s determinations;

(c) trade unions representing workers engaged in the production of goods affected by dumping or subsidizing can request inquiries; and

(d) the Tribunal’s determinations are more effective.

Elsewhere

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