Royal Assent ceremony of June 18th 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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