Increasing Voter Participation Act

An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act

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


Steven Fletcher  Conservative


Second reading (House), as of April 26, 2010
(This bill did not become law.)


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

This enactment amends the Canada Elections Act to increase the number of days of advance polling.


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Increasing Voter Participation ActRoutine Proceedings

April 26th, 2010 / 3:10 p.m.
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Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia Manitoba


Steven Fletcher ConservativeMinister of State (Democratic Reform)

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-18, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act.

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