Vol. 151, No. 20 — May 20, 2017
First Session, Forty-Second Parliament
Standing Order 130 respecting notices of intended applications for private bills was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, on November 28, 2015.
For further information, contact the Private Members’ Business Office, House of Commons, Centre Block, Room 134-C, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6, 613-992-6443.
Acting Clerk of the House of Commons
Thursday, May 4, 2017
On Thursday, May 4, 2017, His Excellency the Governor General signified assent in Her Majesty’s name to the Bills listed below.
Assent was signified by written declaration, pursuant to the Royal Assent Act, S.C. 2002, c. 15. Section 5 of that Act provides that each Act “. . . is deemed to be assented to on the day on which the two Houses of Parliament have been notified of the declaration.”
The Senate was notified of the written declaration on Thursday, May 4, 2017.
The House of Commons was notified of the written declaration on Thursday, May 4, 2017.
An Act to prohibit and prevent genetic discrimination
(Bill S-201, chapter 3, 2017)
An Act to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (assistance — drug overdose)
(Bill C-224, chapter 4, 2017)
Clerk of the Senate and Clerk of the Parliaments