Skip to main content Start of content

PCOM

http://www.parl.gc.ca/Common/Parl/Images/doc_begin.gifTable of Contentshttp://www.parl.gc.ca/Common/Parl/Images/doc_end.gif

PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES

Subject
  — Report


When to be tabled

Sessional paper number


Statutory Authority

 

PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES

2004 10-Year Plan to Strengthen Health Care

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the progress in implementing the 2004 10-Year Plan to Strengthen Health Care

Within three months after beginning the review (on or before March 31, 2008 and three years thereafter) or within such further time as the House of Commons, the Senate or both Houses of Parliament, as the case may be, may authorize

— Report tabled on June 13, 2008

 
 
 
 
 
 

   8510 392 152

Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act

(title amended by 1995,
c. 17, s. 45(1))
R.S., 1985, c. F-8; s. 25.9 added by 2005, c. 11, s. 6

Aeronautics

 

 

 

—   Report of the House committee responsible for transport matters: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of section 4.83 of the Act

Within three months after the day on which the review is completed (within two years after the day on which subsection 4.83(4) comes into force and every five years thereafter, the review having to be completed within one year following its commencement). Subsection 4.83(4) came into force on March 23, 2011.

 

Aeronautics Act

R.S., 1985, c. A-2; s. 4.83(4) added by 2011, c. 9, s. 2(2)

Assisted Human Reproduction

 

 

 

—   House or Senate committee report: findings on proposed regulations made by Governor in Council

Before a regulation is made

— Tabling of January 31, 2007

 

   8510 391 145

Assisted Human Reproduction Act

2004, c. 2, s. 66(2)

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within a year after the review is undertaken (within three years after the coming into force of section 21) or within such further time as the Senate, the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament may authorize. Section 21 came into force on January 12, 2006.

  

Assisted Human Reproduction Act

2004, c. 2, s. 70(2)

Bankruptcy and Insolvency

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within one year after the review is undertaken (after the expiration of three years after section 92 comes into force) or within such further time as the House of Commons may authorize. Section 92 came into force on June 23, 1992.

 

An Act to amend the Bankruptcy Act and to amend the Income Tax Act in consequence thereof

1992, c. 27, s. 92

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of report made pursuant to subsection 285(1) of the Act

Within one year after the laying of the  report of the Minister of Industry or any further time authorized by the Senate, the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament

  

Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act

(title amended by 1992,
c. 27, s. 2)
R.S., 1985, c. B-3; s. 285(2) added by 2005, c.  47,
s. 122

Canada Business Corporations

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the provisions and operations of the Canada Business Corporations Act

Within a reasonable period after the review is undertaken (within five years after the coming into force of section 136 and within every 10 years thereafter). Section 136 came into force on November 24, 2001.

— Report tabled on June 9, 2010

 
 
 
 
 

   8510 403 73

An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act and the Canada Cooperatives Act and to amend other Acts in consequence

2001, c. 14, s. 136

Canada Elections and Income Tax

 

 

 

—   House and  Senate  committees reports: comprehensive review of the  amendments made by the Act and recommendations concerning those amendments

Within two years after the coming into force of section 26. Section 26, as amended by 2006, chapter 1, section 1, came into force on May 11, 2006.

 

An Act to amend An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and the Income Tax Act

2004, c. 24, s. 26; 2006,
 c. 1, s. 1

Canada National Marine Conservation Areas

 

 

 

—   House and Senate committees reports: disapproval of proposed amendment to Schedule 1 or 2 of the Act

Within 30 sitting days after the proposed amendment is tabled

 

Canada National Marine Conservation Areas Act

2002, c. 18, s. 7(2)

Canada National Parks

 

 

 

—   House and Senate committees reports: disapproval of proposed additions to Schedule 4 of the Act

Within 30 sitting days after the proposed additions to Schedule 4 are tabled

 

Canada National Parks Act

2000, c. 32, s. 34(2)

—   House and Senate committees reports: disapproval of proposed amendment to Schedule 1 or 2 of the Act

Within 30 sitting days after the proposed amendment is tabled

 

Canada National Parks Act

2000, c. 32, s. 7(2)

Canada Not-for-profit Corporations

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the report tabled by the Minister under s. 299(1) of the Act

Within one year after the laying of the report by the Minister of Industry (within 10 years after the day on which section 299 comes into force), or within any further time authorized by the Senate, the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament

 

Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act

2009, c. 23, s. 299(2)
(not in force)

       Note: Minister not yet designated but Bill tabled by Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism) appointed to assist Minister of Industry.

Centennial Flame Research Award

 

 

 

—   House and Senate committees: annual report on the administration of the Act

As soon as possible after the end of each fiscal year

   8560 326

Centennial Flame Research Award Act

1991, c. 17, s. 7(1)

Companies’ Creditors Arrangement

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of report made pursuant to subsection 63(1) of the Act

Within one year after the laying of the  report of the Minister of Industry or any further time authorized by the Senate, the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament

 

Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act

R.S., 1985, c. C-36;
s. 63(2) added by 2005,
c. 47, s. 131

Conflict of Interest

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within one year after a review is undertaken (within five years after section 67 comes into force) or within such further time as may be authorized by the Senate, the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament, as the case may be. Section 67 came into force on July 9, 2007.

  

Conflict of Interest Act

2006, c. 9,  s. 2 ”67”

Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons

 

 

 

—   Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs report: any rules approved by the Committee

After the proposed rules are approved

 

Standing Orders of the House of Commons

Appendix 1, s. 30(2)

—   Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the “Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons”

Within five years of the coming into force of the Code and every five years thereafter.  The Code came into force on April 29, 2004.

 

Standing Orders of the House of Commons

Appendix 1, s. 33

Copyright

 

 

 

—   House or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within one year after the laying of the report of the Minister of Industry (within five years after the coming into force of section 92) or any further time that the House of Commons or both Houses may authorize. Section 92 came into force on September 1, 1997.

— Interim report tabled on May 12, 2004

   8510 373 49

Copyright Act

R.S., 1985, c. C-42; s. 92(2) added by 1997, c. 24, s. 50

Corrections and Conditional Release

 

 

 

—   House committee report: review of detention provisions

Within one year after the review is undertaken (three years after the coming into force of sections 129 to 132) or within such further time as the House of Commons may authorize. Sections 129 to 132, as amended by 1995, chapter 42, sections 44 to 47, came into force on January 24, 1996.

 

Corrections and Conditional Release Act

1992, c. 20, s. 232(2)

Criminal Code (language of the accused)

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or both Houses of Parliament committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of Part XVII of the Criminal Code (Language of Accused), including a statement of any changes that the committee recommends

Within a year after the review is undertaken (within three years after section 533.1 of the Criminal Code, as enacted by section 21.1 of the Act, comes into force), or within any further time that may be authorized by the Senate, the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament, as the case may be.  Section 533.1 came into force on October 1, 2008.

 

An Act to amend the Criminal Code (criminal procedure, language of the accused, sentencing and other amendments)

2008, c. 18, s. 21.1

Criminal Code (organized crime and law enforcement)

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of sections 25.1 to 25.4 of the Criminal Code

Within three years after section 46.1 comes into force. Section 46.1 came into force on January 7, 2002.

— Interim report tabled on June 22, 2006

   8510 391 53

An Act to amend the Criminal Code (organized crime and law enforcement) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

2001, c. 32, s. 46.1

Criminal Code (production of records in sexual offence proceedings)

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within one year after the review is undertaken (on the expiration of three years after the coming into force of the Act) or within such further time as the House of Commons may authorize. The Act came into force on May 12, 1997.

 

An Act to amend the Criminal Code (production of records in sexual offence proceedings)

1997, c. 30, s. 3.1(2)

Criminal Code (protection of children and other vulnerable persons)

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the Act and its operation

Within six months after the review is undertaken (five years after section 27.1 comes into force) or within any further time authorized by the Senate, the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament, as the case may be. Section 27.1 came into force on January 2, 2006.

 

An Act to amend the Criminal Code (protection of children and other vulnerable persons) and the Canada Evidence Act

2005, c. 32, s. 27.1(2)

Emergencies

 

 

 

—   Parliamentary Review Committee report: exercise of powers and performance of duties and functions pursuant to a declaration of emergency

At least once every 60 days while the declaration of emergency is in effect and, in any case,

(a)   within three sitting days after a motion for revocation of the declaration is filed under subsection 59(1);

(b)   within seven sitting days after a proclamation continuing the declara- tion is issued; and

(c)   within seven sitting days after the expiration of the declaration or the revocation of the declaration by the Governor in Council.

 

Emergencies Act

R.S., 1985, c. 22
(4th Supp.), s. 62(6)

Employment Equity

 

 

 

—   House committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within six months after the completion of the review (five years after the coming into force of the Act, and at the end of every five-year period thereafter). The Act came into force on October 24, 1996.

— Report tabled on June 14, 2002






   8510 371 188

Employment Equity Act

1995, c. 44, s. 44(2)

Energy Monitoring

 

 

 

—   House Committee that normally considers oil and gas matters to review and report on the Act

At the first sitting of the Committee following February 18, 1988

 

Energy Monitoring Act

R.S., 1985, c. E-8, s. 42

Environment

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the environmental and  economic aspects of biofuel production in Canada  including a statement of any recommendations in respect of biofuel production in Canada

Within one year after a review is undertaken (within one year after subsection 140(6) comes into force and every two years thereafter). Subsection 140(6) came into force on September 28, 2009. (Note the unusual use of the conditional tense in subsections 140(6) and (7) of the Act.)

 

Canada Environmental Protection Act, 1999

1999, c. 33;  ss. 140(6) and (7) added by 2008, c. 31,
s. 2

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within one year after the review is undertaken (every five years after the coming into force of the Act) or within such further time as the House of Commons, the Senate or both Houses, as the case may be, may authorize

— Report tabled on May 2, 2007

Note: Sections 6 and 332 to 341 in force on November 15, 1999; sections 243 to 255 in force on December 1, 1999; sections 9 and 54 in force on February 2, 2000; sections 1 to 5, 7, 8, 10 to 53 and 55 to 80, subsections 81(1) to (6) and (8) to (14), sections 82 to 105, subsections 106(1) to (6) and (8) to (13) and sections 107 to 233, 242, 256 to 331 and 342 to 355.1 in force on March 31, 2000; sections 234 to 241 in force on March 31, 2001; subsections 81(7) and 106(7) in force on September 13, 2001.

   8510 391 229

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

1999, c. 33, s. 343(2)

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act

Within a year after a review is undertaken (within seven years after An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act receives royal assent) or within such further time as the Senate, the House or both Houses of Parliament, as the case may be, may authorize. That Act was assented to on June 11, 2003.

 

An Act to amend the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act

2003, c. 9, s. 32(2)

Firearms

 

 

 

—   House or Senate committee report: findings on proposed regulations made by Governor in Council

Before a regulation is made

— Report tabled on February 21, 1997

— Report tabled on December 10, 1997

 

   8510 352 79

   8510 361 30

Firearms Act

1995, c. 39, s. 118(3)

Freezing of Assets

 

 

 

—   House and Senate committees reports: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act and of the Special Economic Measures Act and recommendations

Within a year after the review is undertaken (within five years after section 20 comes into force) or within such further time as the Senate or the House of Commons may authorize. Section 20 came into force on March 23, 2011.

 

Freezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act

2011, c. 10, s. 20(2)

Health

 

 

 

—   The Standing Committee on Health or, if there is no such committee, the appropriate committee may review the proposed regulation under paragraphs 37(1)(a), (b) or (c) of the Act and report its findings

Before regulation may be made by the Governor in Council

 

Canada Consumer Product Safety Act

2010, c. 21, s. 38(3)
(not in force)

Judicial Compensation and Benefits Commission

 

 

 

—   House Justice Committee report: inquiries or public hearings in respect of a Commission’s report

Not later than 90 sitting days after the Commission’s report is referred to the committee

 

Judges Act

R.S., 1985, c. J-1; s. 26(6.2) added by 1998, c. 30, s. 5; 2001, c. 7, s. 17(F)

Lobbying

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within a year after the review is undertaken (every five years after section 14.1 comes into force) or within any further period that the Senate, House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament, as the case may be, may authorize. Section 14.1 came into force on June 20, 2005.

 

Lobbying Act

(title amended by 2006, c. 9, s. 66)
R.S., 1985, c. 44 (4th Supp.); s.14.1 added by 2003, c. 10, s. 13

National Defence (court martial)

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or both Houses  committee report: comprehensive review of the provisions and operation of the Act, including a statement of any changes the committee recommends

Within one year after the review is undertaken (within two years after the day on which the Act receives royal assent) or within any longer period that the Senate or the House of Commons or both Houses of Parliament may authorize. The Act received royal assent on June 18, 2008.

  

An Act to amend the National Defence Act (court martial) and to make a consequential amendment to another Act

2008, c. 29, s. 28

Oil and Gas

 

 

 

—   Committee of the House that normally considers oil and gas matters: review of any amendment to the Agreement

Deemed to be referred to the Committee following the day on which the amendment is made

  

Cooperative Energy Act

1980-81-82-83, c. 108, s. 26

Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents

 

 

 

—   House or joint committee report: review of the provisions and operation of Part 1 of the Act (Protection of Personal Information in the Private sector)

Within a year after the review is undertaken (every five years after Part 1 comes into force) or within any further period that the House may authorize. Part 1 came into force on January 1, 2001.

— Report tabled on May 2, 2007






   8510 391 230

Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act

2000, c. 5, s. 29(2)

Pest Control Products

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the provisions and operation of the Act

Within one year after the review is undertaken (every seven years after the day on which section 1 comes into force) or within such further time as the House of Commons, the Senate or both Houses, as the case may be, may authorize. Section 1 came into force on June 28, 2006.

 

Pest Control Products Act

2002, c. 28, s. 80.1(2)

Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the administration and operation of the Act

Every five years beginning on the day on which section 72 comes into force. Section 72, as enacted by 2006, chapter 12, section 38, came into force on February 10, 2007.

 

Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act

(title amended by 2001,
c. 41, s. 48)
2000, c. 17, s. 72; 2006,
c. 12, s. 38 “72(1)”

Quarantine

 

 

 

—   The appropriate committee of the House may conduct inquiries or public hearings with a proposed regulation and report its findings to the House

Before a regulation is made

 

Quarantine Act

2005, c. 20,  s. 62.1(2)

Referendum

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the Act

On the expiration of three years after the coming into force of the Act. The Act came into force on June 23, 1992.

 

Referendum Act

1992, c. 30, s. 40(2)

Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park

 

 

 

—   House committee report: approval or disapproval of proposed change to park boundaries

Before making an order to reduce the area of a park or any zone of a park

 

Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park Act

1997, c. 37, s. 7(2)

Species at Risk

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of the Act

Five years after section 129 comes into force. Section 129 came into force on June 5, 2003.

 

Species at Risk Act

2002, c. 29, s. 129

Standing Joint Committee for the Scrutiny of Regulations

 

 

 

—   Report: resolution that all or any portion of a regulation that stands permanently referred to the committee be revoked

Before a report is adopted by the committee and subsequently tabled in the House, a notification of at least 30 days must be made to the authority authorized to make the regulation that the committee intends to consider the report

—    subsection 36(2) of the Ontario Fisheries Regulations, 1989, as enacted by SOR/89-93







   8510 381 122

Statutory Instruments Act

R.S., 1985, c. S-22; s. 19.1 added by 2003, c. 18, s. 1

 

—    subsection 36(2) of the Ontario Fisheries Regulations, 1989, as enacted by SOR/89-93

   8510 391 153

 

Statistics

 

 

 

—   House, Senate or joint committee report: review of subsection 18.1(2) of the Statistics Act

No later than two years before the taking of the third census of population under section 19 of the Statistics Act, after the coming into force of An Act to amend the Statistics Act, which Act came into force on June 29, 2005

 

An Act to amend the Statistics Act

2005, c. 31, s. 2

Transportation of Dangerous Goods

 

 

 

—   The Standing Committee of  the House of Commons on Transport, Infrastructure  and Communities or, if there is no such committee, the appropriate committee may review any regulations made under the Act and table its report on its review

Not specified

 

Transportation of Dangerous Goods Act, 1992

1992, c. 34; s. 30(3) added by 2009, c. 9, s. 29(3)

User Fees

 

 

 

—   The Standing Committee may review a proposal for a user fee and submit a report

Before a regulating authority fixes, increases, expands the application of or increases the duration of a user fee

—    Industry Canada

—    Department of Foreign Affairs

—    Natural Resources

—    Public Works and Government Services

—    Environment

—    Health Canada

—    Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness

 
 
 

   8564 1

   8564 2

   8564 3

   8510 402 88

 
   8564 5

   8564 6

   8564 7

User Fees Act

2004, c. 6, s. 5 and s. 6(2)

 

Top of Page