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An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code (sexual assault): XB421-337/3-PDF

Loi modifiant la Loi sur les juges et le Code criminel (agression sexuelle).

"This enactment amends the Judges Act to restrict eligibility for judicial appointment to individuals who have completed comprehensive sexual assault education. It also requires the Canadian Judicial Council to report on continuing education seminars in matters related to sexual assault law. Furthermore, it amends the Criminal Code to require a court to provide written reasons in sexual assault decisions"--Summary, p. ii.

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Department/Agency Parliament. House of Commons.
Title An Act to amend the Judges Act and the Criminal Code (sexual assault)
Subtitle Loi modifiant la Loi sur les juges et le Code criminel (agression sexuelle).
Series Title Bill C-... ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language Bilingual-[English | French]
Format Electronic
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Note Cover title. "As passed by the House of Commons, May 15, 2017." Private member’s bill: sponsor, Rona Ambrose (Sturgeon River—Parkland).
Date 2017.
Number of Pages ii, 4 p.
Catalogue Number
  • XB421-337/3-PDF
Subject Terms Courts, Judges, Sexual offences, Legislation