An Act to amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act (period of residence)

This bill was last introduced in the 41st Parliament, 2nd Session, which ended in August 2015.

Sponsor

Corneliu Chisu  Conservative

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

Status

Dead, as of Nov. 24, 2014
(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 Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act to adjust the national eligibility standard for social assistance to provide that no minimum period of residence may be required with respect to social assistance for Canadian citizens or permanent residents, as well as for victims of human trafficking who receive temporary resident permits and certain other protected persons.

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Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements ActRoutine Proceedings

April 4th, 2014 / 12:05 p.m.
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Conservative

Corneliu Chisu Conservative Pickering—Scarborough East, ON

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-585, An Act to amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act (period of residence).

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to table my private members' bill, an act to amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act (period of residence). This enactment would amend the Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act to adjust the national eligibility standard for social assistance to provide that no minimum period of residence may be required with respect to social assistance for Canadian citizens or permanent residents as well as for victims of human trafficking who receive temporary resident permits and certain other protected persons.

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