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42nd Parliament, 1st Session
(December 3, 2015 - Present)

Bill C-45

An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts

Report and Government Response

Report 12: Bill C-45, An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts
  • Adopted by the Committee: October 3, 2017
  • Presented to the House: October 5, 2017
  • No Government Response requested

As part of its study, the Committee is inviting Canadian individuals and organizations to provide written submissions that express their views on Bill C-45. The Committee is also inviting Canadians to request to appear as a witness before the Committee, either as an individual or as a representative of an organization.

Canadians who wish to provide a written submission must do so before 23:59 EDT on August 18, 2017. Written submissions are to be no more than five pages. More information on the process for providing a written submission can be found in the Guide for Submitting Briefs to House of Commons Committees. Written submissions should be emailed to: hesa@parl.gc.ca.

Canadians who wish to appear as a witness can make their request at any time during the study. They should provide their name and contact information to the Clerk of the Committee at: hesa@parl.gc.ca.

Information

Pursuant to Order made Tuesday, June 6, 2017, under the provisions of Standing Order 78(3), the question was put on the main motion and it was agreed to on the following division:

(Division No. 312 -- Vote no 312)
YEAS: 200, NAYS: 76

Accordingly, Bill C-45, An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts, was read the second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Health.

Meetings

Televised In Camera Cancelled Modified Outside of Parliament Hill