Skip to Content

Briefs

If the brief you are looking for is not listed, please contact the Senate Committees Directorate at ctm@sen.parl.gc.ca.

id Organization Submitter Appearance Received Date note
Bill C-93, An Act to provide no-cost, expedited record suspensions for simple possession of cannabis
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Jun 21, 2019 Pdf
Public Safety Canada The Honourable Ralph Goodale, P.C., M.P. Jun 17, 2019 Pdf
The subject matter of those elements contained in Division 17 of Part 4, and in Subdivisions B, C and D of Division 2 of Part 4 of Bill C-97, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 19, 2019 and other measures
Department of Justice Canada The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P. Jun 05, 2019 Pdf
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada André Baril, Refugee Affairs Jun 05, 2019 Pdf
Bill C-78, An Act to amend the Divorce Act, the Family Orders and Agreements Enforcement Assistance Act and the Garnishment, Attachment and Pension Diversion Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Aug 29, 2019 Pdf
Regroupement des maisons pour femmes victimes de violence conjugale Organization Only Jun 12, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children Organization Only Jun 12, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Equal Parenting Council Organization Only Jun 12, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Association for Equality Brian Ludmer Jun 12, 2019 Pdf
Department of Justice Canada The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P. Jun 11, 2019 Pdf
Ontario Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts Nicholas Bala Jun 06, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Jun 06, 2019 Pdf
Fédération des maisons d'hébergement pour femmes Manon Monastesse Jun 06, 2019 Pdf
Women's Legal Education and Action Fund Organization Only Jun 06, 2019 Pdf
Action des nouvelles conjointes et des nouveaux conjoints du Québec Organization Only Jun 06, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Association for Equality Organization Only Jun 06, 2019
Canadian Equal Parenting Council Organization Only Jun 06, 2019
Lawyers for Shared Parenting (Canada) Organization Only Jun 06, 2019
Leading Women for Shared Parenting (Canada) Organization Only Jun 06, 2019
REAL Women of Canada Organization Only Jun 06, 2019
Dalhousie University Rollie Thompson Jun 05, 2019 Pdf
National Association of Women and Law and Luke's Place Organization Only Jun 05, 2019 Pdf
Chambre des notaires du Québec Organization Only Jun 05, 2019 Pdf
Bill C-75, An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Evangelical Fellowship of Canada Organization Only Sep 12, 2019 Pdf
Defence Counsel Association of Ottawa Michael A. Johnston Sep 11, 2019 Pdf
As an Individual David A. Bird, Retired Counsel, Department of Justice Canada May 17, 2019 Pdf
As an Individual Christian Leuprecht, Professor, Department of Political Science and Economics, Royal Military College of Canada May 17, 2019 Pdf
Association of Justice Counsel Organization Only May 14, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Organization Only May 14, 2019 Pdf
Aboriginal Legal Services Jonathan Rudin May 14, 2019 Pdf
Department of Justice Canada The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P. May 13, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Resource Centre for Victims of Crime Aline Viasceanu May 13, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only May 10, 2019 Pdf
As an Individual David A. Bird, Retired Counsel, Department of Justice Canada May 10, 2019 Pdf
Alberta Crown Attorneys' Association Organization Only May 10, 2019 Pdf
Association for Canadian Clinical Legal Education Organization Only May 10, 2019 Pdf
As an Individual Kent Roach, Professor, Prichard-Wilson Chair in Law and Public Policy, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto May 09, 2019 Pdf
As an Individual Elizabeth Sheehy, Professor Emerita of Law, University of Ottawa May 09, 2019 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only May 09, 2019 Pdf
All-Party Parliamentary Group to End Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Organization Only May 08, 2019 Pdf
Law Society of Ontario Sheena Weir May 02, 2019 Pdf
Federation of Law Societies of Canada Organization Only May 02, 2019 Pdf
Association québecoise Plaidoyer-Victimes Arlène Gaudreault May 02, 2019 Pdf
First United Church Organization Only May 01, 2019 Pdf
As an Individual Mathieu Chenette, Lawyer, Graduate of the Master’s in Law Degree Program, Université de Montréal Apr 29, 2019 Pdf
Bill S-251, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (independence of the judiciary) and to make related amendments
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Jun 20, 2019 Pdf
Bill C-76, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments
Office of the Chief Electoral Officer Stéphane Perrault Dec 05, 2018 Pdf
Facebook Canada Organization Only Dec 03, 2018 Pdf
Google Canada Jason J. Kee Nov 30, 2018 Pdf
Google Canada Jason J. Kee Nov 30, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Nov 26, 2018 Pdf
Democracy Watch Organization Only Nov 22, 2018 Pdf
The subject matter of those elements contained in Division 20 of Part 4 of Bill C-86, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures
Department of Justice Canada Organization Only Dec 10, 2018 Pdf
Bill C-58, An Act to amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Department of Justice Canada The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., M.P. Mar 15, 2019 Pdf
Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat Organization Only Mar 06, 2019 Pdf
As an Individual Ken Rubin, Investigative Researcher Feb 18, 2019 Pdf
Canadian Environmental Law Association Organization Only Jan 11, 2019 Pdf
Ecojustice Canada Organization Only Jan 11, 2019
British Columbia Specific Claims Working Group Organization Only Dec 06, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression Philip Tunley Dec 06, 2018 Pdf
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada Daniel Therrien Nov 23, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Michel W. Drapeau, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa Nov 22, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Nov 20, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Ken Rubin, Investigative Researcher Nov 20, 2018 Pdf
Fédération professionnelle des journalistes du Québec Organization Only Nov 19, 2018 Pdf
Democracy Watch and Open Government Coalition Organization Only Nov 19, 2018 Pdf
Indigenous Bar Association Organization Only Nov 13, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Committee on World Press Freedom Organization Only Nov 13, 2018 Pdf
Privacy and Access Council of Canada Organization Only Nov 07, 2018 Pdf
Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada Caroline Maynard Nov 02, 2018 Pdf
National Claims Research Directors Peter Di Gangi Nov 01, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Superior Courts Judges Association Organization Only Nov 01, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Judicial Council Organization Only Nov 01, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Oct 29, 2018 Pdf
Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada Caroline Maynard Oct 18, 2018 Pdf
Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada Daniel Therrien Oct 18, 2018
Office of the Information Commissioner of Canada Caroline Maynard Oct 18, 2018 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Oct 18, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Ken Rubin, Investigative Researcher Oct 18, 2018 Pdf
Federation of Law Societies of Canada Organization Only Oct 18, 2018 Pdf
Bill C-337, An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code (sexual assault)
As an Individual Elizabeth Sheehy, Professor Emerita of Law, University of Ottawa Sep 16, 2019 Pdf
Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime Organization Only Jun 06, 2019 Pdf
Association québecoise Plaidoyer-Victimes Arlène Gaudreault Jun 03, 2019 Pdf
The Advocate's Society Organization Only May 31, 2019 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only May 31, 2019 Pdf
The Canadian Superior Courts Judges Association Organization Only May 31, 2019 Pdf
Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centres Organization Only May 31, 2019 Pdf
Bill C-51, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act
Indigenous Bar Association Josephine A. de Whytell Oct 01, 2018 Pdf
Indigenous Bar Association Katherine Hensel Oct 01, 2018
As an Individual Michael Spratt, Partner, Abergel Goldstein & Partners Sep 20, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Elizabeth Sheehy, Jul 06, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Professor Isabel Grant Jul 06, 2018
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Jun 19, 2018 Pdf
Women's Legal Education and Action Fund Organization Only Jun 15, 2018 Pdf
Centre for Free Expression Organization Only Jun 15, 2018 Pdf
Women's Legal Education and Action Fund Organization Only Jun 14, 2018 Pdf
Bill C-50, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Jun 06, 2018 Pdf
The subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 15 and 20 of Part 6 of Bill C-74, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures
Business Council of British Columbia Organization Only Jul 06, 2018 Pdf
Office of the Commissioner for Federal Judicial Affairs Marc A. Giroux Jun 20, 2018 Pdf
Public Services and Procurement Canada The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, P.C., M.P. Jun 12, 2018 Pdf
Quebec Employers Council Organization Only Jun 04, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Securities Administrators Organization Only Jun 04, 2018 Pdf
The subject matter of those elements contained in Parts 1, 2, 8, 9 and 14 of Bill C-45, the Cannabis Act
Department of Justice Canada The Honourable Bill Blair, P.C., M.P. Apr 30, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Nurses Protective Society Organization Only Apr 27, 2018 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Apr 26, 2018 Pdf
Scotts Canada Ltd. Organization Only Apr 24, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Apr 23, 2018 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Apr 23, 2018 Pdf
Department of Justice Canada The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., M.P. Apr 19, 2018 Pdf
Health Canada Organization Only Apr 13, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Mark Walters, Professor of Law Apr 12, 2018 Pdf
Criminal Lawyers Association Organization Only Apr 06, 2018 Pdf
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Organization Only Apr 04, 2018 Pdf
Department of Justice Canada Organization Only Mar 28, 2018 Pdf
Public Safety Canada Organization Only Mar 22, 2018 Pdf
Bill C-46, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (offences relating to conveyances) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Wade Oldford Sep 04, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Don Stuart, Professor, Faculty of Law, Queen's University May 24, 2018 Pdf
Criminal Lawyers Association Organization Only May 14, 2018 Pdf
Alcohol Countermeasure Systems Organization Only May 14, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Peter Hogg, Scholar in Residence, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP May 14, 2018 Pdf
Public Safety Canada Organization Only May 11, 2018 Pdf
Éduc'alcool Hubert Sacy May 11, 2018 Pdf
Railway Association of Canada Gérald Gauthier May 10, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Urban Transit Association Organization Only May 08, 2018 Pdf
Federally Regulated Employers - Transportation and Communications Derrick Hynes May 02, 2018 Pdf
Public Safety Canada The Honourable Ralph Goodale, P.C., M.P. Apr 24, 2018 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Mar 20, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Association of Crown Counsel James Palangio Mar 20, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Sheri Arsenault Mar 20, 2018 Pdf
Indigenous Bar Association Organization Only Mar 16, 2018 Pdf
Families for Justice Markitas Kaulius Mar 16, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Grace G. Pesa, Mar 16, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Kyla Lee, Lawyer, Acumen Law Corporation Mar 16, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Sarah E. Leamon, Criminal Defence Lawyer, Acumen Law Corporation Mar 16, 2018
Draeger Safety Canada Ltd. Organization Only Mar 16, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Mar 06, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Criminal Justice Association Organization Only Mar 06, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Erika Chamberlain, Professor and Dean of Law Mar 06, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Society of Forensic Sciences Daryl Mayers Feb 13, 2018 Pdf
Statistics Canada Yvan Clermont, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics Feb 08, 2018 Pdf
Bill C-37, An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts
Canadian Nurses Association Organization Only May 17, 2017 Pdf
City of Vancouver Organization Only May 17, 2017 Pdf
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network Organization Only May 01, 2017 Pdf
Recovery Ottawa Organization Only Apr 18, 2017 Pdf
British Columbia Centre on Substance Use Organization Only Apr 13, 2017 Pdf
REAL Women of Canada Organization Only Apr 13, 2017 Pdf
Canadian Nurses Association Organization Only Apr 06, 2017 Pdf
Canadian Nurses Association Organization Only Apr 06, 2017 Pdf
Canadian Medical Association Organization Only Apr 06, 2017 Pdf
Privacy Commissioner of Canada Organization Only Apr 05, 2017 Pdf
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Organization Only Apr 05, 2017 Pdf
City of Toronto Organization Only Apr 03, 2017 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Apr 03, 2017 Pdf
BC Centre for Disease Control Organization Only Mar 30, 2017 Pdf
Health Officers Council of British Columbia Organization Only Mar 30, 2017 Pdf
Pivot Legal Society Organization Only Mar 30, 2017 Pdf
Bill C-16, An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code
Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms Organization Only May 29, 2017 Pdf
Department of Justice Canada Organization Only May 25, 2017 Pdf
WOMAN Means Something Campaign Paul Dirks May 25, 2017 Pdf
The Fraser Institute Bruce Pardy May 25, 2017 Pdf
As an Individual Jordan B. Peterson, Professor, Psychology Department, University of Toronto May 24, 2017 Pdf
Ottawa Police Service (GLBT) Liaison Committee Organization Only May 23, 2017 Pdf
Canadian Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity Organization Only May 17, 2017 Pdf
As an Individual Gad Saab May 17, 2017 Pdf
As an Individual Dr. Kimberley Ens Manning May 17, 2017 Pdf
Public Service Alliance of Canada Organization Only May 17, 2017 Pdf
Bill S-231, An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources)
Confédération des syndicats nationaux (CSN) Fédération nationale des communication (FNC) Organization Only Apr 24, 2017 Pdf
Canadian Media Coalition Organization Only Mar 23, 2017 Pdf
Barreau du Québec Organization Only Mar 06, 2017 Pdf
Bill C-224, An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (assistance — drug overdose)
As an Individual Trevor Daroux, Retired Deputy Chief, Calgary Police Service Feb 20, 2017 Pdf
As an Individual Michael Crystal, Lawyer, Spiteri & Ursulak LLP Feb 20, 2017 Pdf
Examine and report on the reports of the Chief Electoral Officer on the 42nd General Election of October 19, 2015 and associated matters dealing with Elections Canada’s conduct of the election
Commissioner of Elections Canada Organization Only Apr 20, 2017 Pdf
Bill S-202, An Act to amend the Divorce Act (shared parenting plans)
Association des avocats et avocates en droit familial du Québec Marie-Christine Kirouack Sep 20, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Jan 03, 2018 Pdf
Canadian Research Institute for Law and the Family John-Paul E. Boyd Jan 03, 2018 Pdf
As an Individual Carey Linde, Lawyer, Law Offices of Carey Linde Jan 03, 2018 Pdf
Quebec Bar Association Claudia Prémont Dec 15, 2017 Pdf
Bill C-14, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in dying)
As an Individual Amir Attaran, Canadian Research Chair, Population Health and Global Development Policy, University of Ottawa Aug 02, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Gerald D. Chipeur, Partner, Miller Thomson LLP Aug 02, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Dr. Catherine Ferrier, Division of Geriatric Medicine, McGill University Health Centre Aug 02, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Tom McMorrow, Assistant Professor, University of Ontario Institute of Technology Aug 02, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Peter Hogg, Scholar in Residence, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP Jun 06, 2016 Pdf
Subject matter of Bill C-14, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in dying)
As an Individual Scott Kim Dr. Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Trudo Lemmens, Scholl Chair in Health Law and Policy, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Canadian Society of Palliative Care Physicians Organization Only Jul 12, 2016 Pdf
College of Registered Nurses of Nova Scotia Organization Only Jul 12, 2016 Pdf
Euthenasia Prevention Coalition Organization Only Jul 12, 2016 Pdf
College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario Organization Only Jul 12, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Jean-Pierre Ménard, Attorney Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities Carole Bouchard Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Dana Carter Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Cheryl Bradley Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
UNICEF Canada Organization Only Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
B.C. Civil Liberties Association Organization Only Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Dr. Derryck Smith, Clinical Professor Emeritus, Department of Psychiatry Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia Organization Only Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
Mental Health Commission of Canada Organization Only Jul 07, 2016 Pdf
Dying With Dignity Canada Organization Only Jul 06, 2016 Pdf
Dying With Dignity Canada Sheila Sperry Jul 06, 2016 Pdf
University of Calgary Juliet Guichon Jul 06, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Omar Ha-Redeye Jul 06, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Joseph Arvay, Lawyer Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
Association des infirmières et infirmiers du Canada Canadian Nurses Association Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
The Canadian Medical Protective Association Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
Canadian Association for Community Living Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
Canadian Nurses Protective Society Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada Dr. Harvey Max Chochinov Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
Christian Legal Fellowship Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Susan Desjardins Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
Dying With Dignity Canada Organization Only Jul 05, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Shelley Birenbaum Jul 04, 2016 Pdf
Study on matters pertaining to delays in Canada's criminal justice system
Native Courtworker and Counselling Association of British Columbia (NCCABC) Organization Only Jun 28, 2017 Pdf
Canadian Council of Chief Judges Organization Only May 16, 2017 Pdf
RedMane Technology Canada Inc. Organization Only Apr 10, 2017 Pdf
Royal Canadian Mounted Police Organization Only Apr 10, 2017 Pdf
As an Individual Justice Casey Hill (As an Individual) Mar 09, 2017 Pdf
As an Individual Bruce MacFarlane, Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba Mar 09, 2017 Pdf
Department of Justice Canada Organization Only Feb 06, 2017 Pdf
Department of Justice Canada Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Legal Aid Ontario Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Legal Aid Nova Scotia Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Legal Aid Society of British Columbia Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Office of the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Ottawa Police Service Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Public Prosecution Service of Canada Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Saskatchewan Ministry of Justice Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Tri-County Restorative Justice Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Statistics Canada Organization Only Jul 19, 2016 Pdf
Attorney General and Minister of Justice Nova Scotia Organization Only Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Dr. John Bradford Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Organization Only Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
Canadian Bar Association Organization Only Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
The Church Council on Justice and Corrections Organization Only Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
Criminal Lawyers Association Organization Only Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Hamish Stewart, Law Professor, University of Toronto Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
As an Individual Ian Greene, Professor Emeritus, York University Jul 18, 2016 Pdf
Halifax Regional Police Organization Only Jul 18, 2016 Pdf