Vol. 151, No. 44 — November 4, 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.

Charles Robert
Clerk of the House of Commons


Wednesday, October 18, 2017

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017, Ms. Patricia Jaton, acting in her capacity as Deputy of 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 Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

The House of Commons was notified of the written declaration on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

An Act to provide for the taking of restrictive measures in respect of foreign nationals responsible for gross violations of internationally recognized human rights and to make related amendments to the Special Economic Measures Act and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
(Bill S-226, chapter 21, 2017)

An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources)
(Bill S-231, chapter 22, 2017)

Nicole Proulx
Clerk of the Senate and Clerk of the Parliaments