PARLIAMENT of CANADA
House Government Bill
41st Parliament, 1st Session
June 2, 2011 - September 13, 2013
Text of the Bill
C-26
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An Act to amend the Criminal Code (citizen's arrest and the defences of property and persons)
Short Title
Citizen's Arrest and Self-defence Act
Statute of Canada
2012, c. 9
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2012-06-28)
Progress:
 
Coming Into Force
4. The provisions of this Act come into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council.

His Excellency the Governor General in Council fixes March 11, 2013 as the day on which that Act comes into force.
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The information on this page is current as of   August 24, 2016

The coming into force provisions in LEGISinfo are excerpted from the text of the bill as introduced and given first reading. The information is not updated to reflect amendments made to bills during the legislative process. Where an Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, additional dates of commencement are added once an order is issued. Where an Act or a provision thereof is silent as to its commencement, it comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

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