Royal Assent ceremony of June 18th 2015

June 19, 2015

Royal Assent ceremony was held in the Senate on June 18th, 2015. Royal Assent is the approval by the Crown of a bill that has passed both houses of Parliament in identical form. Here is the list of bills that received Royal Assent on June 18th, 2015:


C-2 - Respect for Communities Act
C-12 - Drug-Free Prisons Act
C-26 - Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act
C-42 - Common Sense Firearms Licensing Act
C-46 - Pipeline Safety Act
C-51 - Anti-terrorism Act
C-52 - Safe and Accountable Rail Act 
C-63 - Déline Final Self-Government Agreement Act
C-66 - Appropriation Act No. 2, 2015-16
C-67 - Appropriation Act No. 3, 2015-16

C-247 - Main Point of Contact with the Government of Canada in case of Death Act
C-452 - An Act to amend the Criminal Code (exploitation and trafficking in persons)
C-555 - An Act respecting the Marine Mammal Regulations (seal fishery observation licence)
C-591 - An Act to amend the Canada Pension Plan and the Old Age Security Act (pension and benefits)

S-2 - Incorporation by Reference in Regulations Act
S-3 - Port State Measures Agreement Implementation Act
S-4 - Digital Privacy Act
S-6 - Yukon and Nunavut Regulatory Improvement Act
S-7 - Zero Tolerance for Barbaric Cultural Practices Act





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