An Act to amend the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act

This bill was last introduced in the 42nd Parliament, 1st Session, which ended in September 2019.


Michel Picard  Liberal

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


Introduced, as of Feb. 27, 2019
(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 Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act to, among other things, expand the application of the Act to additional categories of public servants, permit that a protected disclosure be made to an officer within the portion of the public sector in which the public servant is employed, extend the period during which a reprisal complaint may be filed and add a duty to provide support to public servants.


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Public Servants Disclosure Protection ActRoutine Proceedings

February 27th, 2019 / 3:40 p.m.
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Michel Picard Liberal Montarville, QC

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-432, An Act to amend the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act.

Mr. Speaker, 22 years ago, I decided to pursue the great adventure of developing expertise in fighting financial crimes. I made a promise during my election campaign in 2015 to help victims by contributing to improving the outcome for those who might be affected by this type of scourge.

My contribution consists in introducing this bill to amend the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act.

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