Supporting Vested Rights Under Access to Information Act

An Act to amend Chapter 6 of the Statutes of Canada, 2012

Sponsor

Ralph Goodale  Liberal

Status

Second reading (House), as of June 9, 2017

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Summary

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This enactment, among other things,

(a) amends the Ending the Long-gun Registry Act, by repealing the amendments made by the Economic Action Plan 2015 Act, No. 1, to retroactively restore the application of the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act to the records related to the registration of non-restricted firearms until the day on which this enactment receives royal assent;

(b) provides that the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act continue to apply to proceedings that were initiated under those Acts before that day until the proceedings are finally disposed of, settled or abandoned; and

(c) directs the Commissioner of Firearms to provide the minister of the Government of Quebec responsible for public security with a copy of such records, at that minister’s request.

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Supporting Vested Rights Under Access to Information ActRoutine Proceedings

June 9th, 2017 / 12:05 p.m.
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Regina—Wascana Saskatchewan

Liberal

Ralph Goodale LiberalMinister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-52, An Act to amend Chapter 6 of the Statutes of Canada, 2012.

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