An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act (interpretation of numerical dates)

Sponsor

Todd Doherty  Conservative

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

Status

Introduced, as of Dec. 10, 2015

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Summary

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This enactment amends the Canada Evidence Act to direct courts on how to interpret a numeric date that is in dispute.

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Canada Evidence ActRoutine Proceedings

December 10th, 2015 / 10:05 a.m.
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Conservative

Todd Doherty Conservative Cariboo—Prince George, BC

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-208, An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act (interpretation of numerical dates).

Mr. Speaker, I would like to introduce my private member's bill, seconded by the hon. member for Huron—Bruce. This bill would amend the Canada Evidence Act to direct courts on how to interpret a numerical date that is in dispute.

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