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2017–18 Departmental Results Report

New Legislation

Enacted Within the Past Fiscal Year (2017–18)

No electoral legislation affecting federal elections has been enacted in fiscal year 2017–18.

Bill Title Last Stage Completed Text of the Bill
N/A N/A N/A N/A

Pending Bills

As of October 1, 2018, the following bills proposing various changes to the electoral legislation were before Parliament.

Bill Title Last Stage Completed Text of the Bill
Bill C-76 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and other Acts and to make certain consequential amendments Second Reading and Referral to Committee in the House of Commons (2018-05-23) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-33 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-11-24) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-212 An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (members who cross the floor) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-01-28) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-213 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting age) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-01-28) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-279 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (length of election period) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-05-31) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-295 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (residence of electors) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-06-15) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-297 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting hours) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-06-16) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-298 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (voting hours–Pacific time zone) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-06-16) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-327 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act (political financing) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2016-12-06) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-340 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act (political financing) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-03-07) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-364 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act (political financing) Introduction and First Reading in the House of Commons (2017-10-03) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-377 An Act to change the name of the electoral district of Châteauguay–Lacolle First Reading in the Senate (2018-05-22) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill C-402 An Act to change the name of certain electoral districts First Reading in the Senate (2018-05-08) Text of the Bill (including summary)
Bill S-239 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (eliminating foreign funding) Second reading in the Senate (2018-06-05) Text of the Bill (including summary)