PARLIAMENT of CANADA
Private Member’s Bill
41st Parliament, 2nd Session
October 16, 2013 - August 2, 2015
Text of the Bill
Bill Reinstated
This bill has been reinstated from:
41st Parliament, 1st Session
C-479
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An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fairness for victims)
Short Title
An Act to Bring Fairness for the Victims of Violent Offenders
Statute of Canada
2015, c. 11
Last Stage Completed
Royal Assent (2015-04-23)
Progress:
 
Status of the Bill
  
Notes:
On June 5, 2014, Bill C-479 received first reading in the Senate.

On June 19, 2014, the bill was adopted at second reading in the Senate and referred to the Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs.

On September 16, 2014, the Speaker of the Senate tabled a letter from the Speaker of the House of Commons concerning an administrative error in the parchment of Bill C-479 sent to the Senate on June 4, 2014.—Senate Sessional Paper no. 2/41-734S.

On September 25, 2014, the following motion was adopted by the Senate :

That Bill C-479, An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (fairness for victims), be withdrawn from the Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs and that all proceedings on the bill to date be declared null and void.

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