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THE SENATE OF CANADA

PROGRESS OF LEGISLATION

(indicates the status of a bill by showing the date on which each stage has been completed.)

(1st Session, 42nd Parliament)

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

(*Where royal assent is signified by written declaration, the Act is deemed to be assented to on the day on which
the two Houses of Parliament have been notified of the declaration.)

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GOVERNMENT BILLS
(SENATE)

   

No. Title 1st 2nd Committee Report Amend 3rd R.A. Chap.
S-2 An Act to amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act 16/05/11 16/10/25 Transport and Communications 16/11/24 1 17/02/02
S-3An Act to amend the Indian Act (elimination of sex-based inequities in registration)16/10/2516/11/17Aboriginal Peoples17/05/308
and
observations +
1 at 3rd
17/06/01

Message from the House of Commons with 3 amendments 17/06/21
S-4An Act to implement a Convention and an Arrangement for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income and to amend an Act in respect of a similar Agreement16/11/0116/11/29Banking, Trade and Commerce16/12/05016/12/0616/12/1513/16
S-5An Act to amend the Tobacco Act and the Non-smokers’ Health Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts16/11/2217/03/09Social Affairs, Science and Technology17/05/0210
+
1 at 3rd
17/06/01

GOVERNMENT BILLS
(HOUSE OF COMMONS)

   

No. Title 1st 2nd Committee Report Amend 3rd R.A. Chap.
C-2An Act to amend the Income Tax Act16/09/2716/10/06National Finance16/11/231
(amend. withdrawn pursuant to Speaker’s Ruling
16/11/29)
16/12/1316/12/1511/16
C-3An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the financial year ending March 31, 2016 (Appropriation Act No. 4, 2015-16) 15/12/11 15/12/11 15/12/11 15/12/11 42/15
C-4An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service Labour Relations Act and the Income Tax Act16/10/2016/12/15Legal and Constitutional Affairs17/02/090
+
13 at 3rd
17/04/12

Message from Commons-disagree with Senate amendments 17/05/18

Senate does not insist on its amendments 17/06/14
17/06/1912/17
C-6An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act16/06/1716/12/15Social Affairs, Science and Technology17/03/070
and
observations+
3 at 3rd
17/05/03

Message from Commons-agree with 1(a), 1 (c), 4, 5; amend 1(b), 2, 3, 6, 8 and disagree with 7 of the Senate
amendments 17/06/13

Senate agrees with Commons amendments Senate does not insist on its amendment 7 17/06/15
17/06/1914/17
C-7An Act to amend the Public Service Labour Relations Act, the Public Service Labour Relations and Employment Board Act and other Acts and to provide for certain other measures16/05/3116/06/02National Security
and Defence
16/06/141016/06/21

Message from Commons-amend 1, 4(b), 4(c), 4(d) and disagree with 2, 3, 4(a), 4(e), 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 of the Senate
amendments17/05/17

Senate agrees with Commons amendments Senate does not insist on its amendments 17/06/06
17/06/199/17
C-8An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2016 (Appropriation Act No. 5, 2015-16)16/03/2216/03/2416/03/2416/03/24*1/16
C-9An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 (Appropriation Act No. 1, 2016-17)16/03/2216/03/2416/03/2416/03/24*2/16
C-10An Act to amend the Air Canada Public Participation Act and to provide for certain other measures16/06/0116/06/15Transport and Communications16/06/21016/06/2216/06/22*8/16
C-11An Act to amend the Copyright Act (access to copyrighted works or other subject-matter for persons with perceptual disabilities)
16/05/1816/06/08Banking, Trade and Commerce16/06/16016/06/2116/06/22*4/16
C-13An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act, the Hazardous Products Act, the Radiation Emitting Devices Act, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, the Pest Control Products Act and the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and to make related amendments to another Act16/10/1916/11/03Foreign Affairs and International Trade16/11/24016/11/3016/12/129/16
C-14An Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make related amendments to other Acts (medical assistance in dying)16/05/3116/06/03Pursuant to rule 10-11(1) subject-matter
16/04/20
Legal and Constitutional Affairs

Subject-matter
16/06/01
Committee of the Whole

Bill
16/06/03
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
Report on the subject-matter 16/05/17

Report on the Bill
16/06/07
0
+
5 at 3rd
16/06/15

Message from Commons-agree with 3 amendments, agree and disagree with 1, and amend 2
16/06/16

Senate does not insist on its amendment Senate agrees with Commons 2 amendments16/06/17
16/06/17*3/16
C-15An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2016 and other measures16/06/1316/06/16Pursuant to rule 10-11(1) subject-matter
16/05/03

National Finance
and three other committees

Bill
16/06/16
National Finance
Report on the Bill
16/06/20
0
and
observations
16/06/2216/06/22*7/16
C-16An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code16/11/2217/03/02Legal and Constitutional Affairs17/05/18017/06/1517/06/1913/17
C-18An Act to amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada National Parks Act17/02/2817/05/04Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources17/05/31017/06/0717/06/1910/17
C-19An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 (Appropriation Act No. 2, 2016-17)16/06/1516/06/2016/06/2116/06/22*5/16
C-20An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 (Appropriation Act No. 3, 2016-17)16/06/1516/06/2016/06/2116/06/22*6/16
C-22An Act to establish the National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians and to make consequential amendments to certain Acts17/04/1317/05/30National Security
and Defence
17/06/190
and
observations
17/06/2017/06/22*15/17
C-23An Act respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States17/06/22
C-25An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, and the Competition Act17/06/21
C-26An Act to amend the Canada Pension Plan, the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Act and the Income Tax Act16/12/0116/12/05Social Affairs, Science and Technology16/12/080
and
observations
16/12/1516/12/1514/16
C-29A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2016 and other measures16/12/0716/12/08Pursuant to rule 10-11(1) subject-matter
16/11/22

National Finance
and two other committees

Bill
16/12/08
National Finance
Report on the Bill
16/12/12
116/12/13

Message from Commons-agrees with Senate amendment
16/12/14
16/12/1512/16
C-30An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its Member States and to provide for certain other measures17/02/1417/03/07Foreign Affairs and International Trade17/05/110
and
observations
17/05/1117/05/16*6/17
C-31An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Ukraine17/02/1417/03/07Foreign Affairs and International Trade17/05/18017/05/1817/06/01*8/17
C-35An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 (Appropriation Act No. 4, 2016-17)16/12/0216/12/1216/12/1216/12/1510/16
C-36An Act to amend the Statistics Act17/06/21
C-37An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts17/02/1617/03/09Legal and Constitutional Affairs17/04/13317/05/04

Message from Commons-agree with 1(a) and amend 1(b) of the Senate
amendments17/05/16

Senate agrees with Commons amendment 1(b)
17/05/17
17/05/18*7/17
C-40An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2017 (Appropriation Act No. 5, 2016-17)17/03/2817/03/2917/03/3017/03/30*1/17
C-41An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018 (Appropriation Act No. 1, 2017-18) 17/03/2817/03/2917/03/3017/03/30*2/17
C-44An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2017 and other measures17/06/13Pursuant to rule 10-11(1) subject-matter
17/05/08

National Finance
and five other committees

Bill
17/06/14
National Finance
Report on the Bill
17/06/20
717/06/21

Message from Commons-disagree with Senate amendments 17/06/21

Senate does not insist on its amendments 17/06/22
17/06/22*20/17
C-53An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018 (Appropriation Act No. 2, 2017-18)17/06/1517/06/2017/06/2017/06/22*17/17
C-54An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2018 (Appropriation Act No. 3, 2017-18)17/06/1517/06/2017/06/2117/06/22*18/17

COMMONS PUBLIC BILLS

No. Title 1st 2nd Committee Report Amend 3rd R.A. Chap.
C-210An Act to amend the National Anthem Act (gender) 16/06/15 16/12/06 Social Affairs, Science and Technology 16/12/15 0
C-211An Act respecting a federal framework on post-traumatic stress disorder17/06/19
C-224An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (assistance — drug overdose)16/11/0316/12/01Legal and Constitutional Affairs17/03/075
and
observations
17/04/04

Message from Commons-agree with Senate
amendments17/05/03
17/05/04*4/17
C-233An Act respecting a national strategy for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias 17/02/0717/03/28Social Affairs, Science and Technology17/06/01017/06/2117/06/22*19/17
C-238An Act respecting the development of a national strategy for the safe and environmentally sound disposal of lamps containing mercury17/02/0117/03/28Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources17/06/140
and
observations
17/06/2017/06/22*16/17
C-243An Act respecting the development of a national maternity assistance program strategy17/06/14
C-277An Act providing for the development of a framework on palliative care in Canada17/05/3117/09/26Social Affairs, Science and Technology
C-305An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief) 17/05/1117/06/13Legal and Constitutional Affairs17/06/21017/10/18
C-309An Act to establish Gender Equality Week17/06/22
C-311An Act to amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)17/06/21
C-337An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code (sexual assault)17/05/16

SENATE PUBLIC BILLS

No. Title 1st 2nd Committee Report Amend 3rd R.A. Chap.
S-201An Act to prohibit and prevent genetic discrimination (Sen. Cowan) 15/12/08 16/01/27 Human Rights 16/03/10 6
and
observations
16/04/14

Message from the House of Commons with 1 amendment 17/03/09

Senate agrees with Commons amendment
17/04/04
17/05/04* 3/17
S-202An Act to amend the Divorce Act (shared parenting plans) (Sen. Cools)15/12/0816/10/06Legal and Constitutional Affairs
S-203An Act to amend the Criminal Code and other Acts (ending the captivity of whales and dolphins) (Sen. Moore)15/12/0816/11/23Fisheries and Oceans
S-204An Act to amend the Financial Administration Act (borrowing of money) (Sen. Moore)15/12/08Bill withdrawn
16/09/27
S-205An Act to amend the Canada Border Services Agency Act (Inspector General of the Canada Border Services Agency) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts (Sen. Moore)15/12/0816/04/14National Security
and Defence
16/06/22

Report amended
16/10/25
616/10/25
S-206An Act to amend the Criminal Code (protection of children against standard child-rearing violence)
(Sen. Hervieux-Payette, P.C.)
15/12/08
S-207An Act to modernize the composition of the boards of directors of certain corporations, financial institutions and parent Crown corporations, and in particular to ensure the balanced representation of women and men on those boards
(Sen. Hervieux-Payette, P.C.)
15/12/08
S-208An Act respecting National Seal Products Day (Sen. Hervieux-Payette, P.C.)15/12/0816/02/23Fisheries and Oceans16/03/10116/05/0317/05/16*5/17
S-209An Act to amend the Official Languages Act (communications with and services to the public) (Sen. Chaput)15/12/0816/11/17Official Languages
S-210An Act to amend An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other Acts (Sen. Jaffer)15/12/0817/02/01Social Affairs, Science and Technology17/10/050
S-211An Act respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day (Sen. Cordy)15/12/0816/09/28Social Affairs, Science and Technology16/10/06016/10/20
S-212An Act for the advancement of the aboriginal languages of Canada and to recognize and respect aboriginal language rights(Sen. Joyal, P.C.)15/12/0916/12/01Aboriginal Peoples
S-213An Act to amend the Constitution Act, 1867 and the Parliament of Canada Act (Speakership of the Senate) (Sen. Mercer)15/12/0916/10/06Senate Modernization (Special)17/03/280
and
observations
S-214An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (cruelty-free cosmetics)
(Sen. Stewart Olsen)
15/12/1016/12/13Social Affairs, Science and Technology17/10/052
S-215An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing for violent offences against Aboriginal women) (Sen. Dyck)15/12/1116/10/19Legal and Constitutional Affairs16/12/08016/12/15
S-216An Act to provide the means to rationalize the governance of Canadian public corporations (Sen. Hervieux-Payette, P.C.)16/01/26Dropped from Order Paper pursuant to rule 4-15(2) 16/11/03
S-217An Act to amend the Criminal Code (detention in custody) (Sen. Runciman)16/02/0316/05/18Legal and Constitutional Affairs16/06/161
and
observation)
16/10/20
S-218An Act respecting Latin American Heritage Month (Sen. Enverga)16/02/1816/12/12Social Affairs, Science and Technology
S-219An Act to deter Iran-sponsored terrorism, incitement to hatred, and human rights violations (Sen. Tkachuk)16/02/2316/10/05Foreign Affairs and International Trade17/04/040
S-220An Act to amend the Criminal Code
(international fraud)
(Sen. Hervieux-Payette, P.C.)
16/03/09Dropped from Order Paper pursuant to rule 4-15(2) 16/10/27
S-221An Act to amend the Constitution Act, 1867 (Property qualifications of Senators)
(Sen. Patterson)
16/03/10
S-222An Act for the promotion and advancement of Canada’s linguistic plurality (Sen. Jaffer)16/03/22
S-223An Act to amend the Firearms Act and the Criminal Code and to make consequential changes to other Acts
(Sen. Hervieux-Payette, P.C.)
16/04/12Dropped from Order Paper pursuant to rule 4-15(2) 16/11/03
S-224An Act respecting payments made under construction contracts (Sen. Plett)16/04/1316/11/28Banking, Trade and Commerce17/04/041317/05/04
S-225An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (substances used in the production of fentanyl) (Sen. White)16/04/1316/05/12Legal and Constitutional Affairs16/06/101
and
observations
16/06/16
S-226An Act to provide for the taking of restrictive measures in respect of foreign nationals responsible for gross violations of internationally recognized human rights and to make related amendments to the Special Economic Measures Act and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (Sen. Andreychuk)16/05/0416/11/17Foreign Affairs and International Trade17/02/07017/04/11

Message from the House of Commons with 16 amendments17/10/05

Senate agrees with Commons amendments17/10/17
17/10/1821/17
S-227An Act to amend the Customs Act (reporting requirements) (Sen. Runciman)16/06/22Dropped from Order Paper pursuant to rule 4-15(2) 16/11/17
S-228An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children) (Sen. Greene Raine)16/09/2716/12/05Social Affairs, Science and Technology17/06/21517/09/28
S-229An Act respecting underground infrastructure safety (Sen. Mitchell)16/09/2916/12/06Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources17/04/06217/05/02
S-230An Act to amend the Criminal Code (drug-impaired driving) (Sen. Carignan)16/10/0416/10/26Legal and Constitutional Affairs16/12/080
+
2 at 3rd (adopted)
16/12/15
S-231An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources) (Sen. Carignan)16/11/2216/12/14Legal and Constitutional Affairs17/03/095
+
1 at 3rd (adopted)
17/04/11

Message from the House of Commons with 5 amendments17/10/05

Senate agrees with Commons amendments17/10/17
17/10/1822/17
S-232An Act respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month (Sen. Frum)16/12/0617/04/13Human Rights17/05/10017/05/16
S-233An Act to amend the Customs Act and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (presentation and reporting requirements) (Sen. Runciman)16/12/0817/02/01National Security
and Defence
17/04/05717/06/13

Message from the House of Commons with 1 amendment 17/06/13
Senate agrees with Commons amendment
17/06/13
17/06/1911/17
S-234An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (Parliamentary Artist Laureate) (Sen. Moore)16/12/1217/06/08Social Affairs, Science and Technology
S-235An Act to amend the Prohibiting Cluster Munitions Act (investments) (Sen. Ataullahjan)16/12/1517/06/13Foreign Affairs and International Trade
S-236An Act to recognize Charlottetown as the birthplace of Confederation (Sen. Griffin)17/02/1517/02/28Legal and Constitutional Affairs17/06/13417/06/21
S-237An Act to amend the Criminal Code (criminal interest rate) (Sen. Ringuette)17/03/09
S-238An Act to amend the Fisheries Act and the Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Regulation of International and Interprovincial Trade Act (importation of shark fins) (Sen. MacDonald)17/04/11
S-239An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (eliminating foreign funding) (Sen. Frum)17/05/30

PRIVATE BILLS

   

No. Title 1st 2nd Committee Report Amend 3rd R.A. Chap.
S-1001 An Act to authorize La Capitale Financial Security Insurance Company to apply to be continued as a body corporate under the laws of the Province of Quebec (Sen. Dawson) 16/05/12 16/05/19 Legal and Constitutional Affairs 16/06/09 0 16/06/10 16/06/17* 15/16