Canada Prompt Payment Act

An Act respecting payments made under construction contracts

Status

First reading (House), as of May 4, 2017

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Summary

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This enactment enacts the Canada Prompt Payment Act to provide for timely payment to contractors under construction contracts with government institutions, and to subcontractors under related subcontracts.

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Message from the SenateOral Questions

May 5th, 2017 / 12:05 p.m.
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NDP

The Assistant Deputy Speaker NDP Carol Hughes

I have the honour to inform the House that a message has been received from the Senate informing this House that the Senate has passed the following public bill to which the concurrence of the House is desired: Bill S-224, an act respecting payments made under construction contracts.