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Notice of Motion for the Production of Papers

Posted on June 4, 2014

Prof. Cotler recently introduced the following motion in the House in relation to the government’s new prostitution legislation:

P-18 — June 5, 2014 — Mr. Cotler (Mount Royal) — That an Order of the House do issue for any memos, documents, and other materials prepared pursuant to section 4.1 of the Department of Justice Act in order to ascertain whether any of the provisions of Bill C-36, An Act to amend the Criminal Code in response to the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Attorney General of Canada v. Bedford and to make consequential amendments to other Acts are inconsistent with the purposes and provisions of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

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