Mr. Speaker, this government is proud to stand up for victims and law-abiding Canadians. This is why I am very pleased to say that our amendments to the Youth Criminal Justice Act are coming into force today.
Canada's justice system needs more tools to keep violent and repeat young offenders in custody when they pose a danger to society. From now on, violent and repeat young offenders will be held fully accountable for their actions.
We are taking a balanced approach, which recognizes the need for rehabilitation while ensuring the protection of the public is paramount. Canadians can continue to count on this government to strengthen—