Bill 12, Access to Adoption Records Act (Vital Statistics Statute Law Amendment), 2008

Meilleur, Hon Madeleine Minister of Community and Social Services

Current Status: Royal Assent received Chapter Number: S.O. 2008 C.5

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Debates and Progress

First Reading

December 10, 2007
Minister's Statement and Mrs. Munro and Mr. Sterling and Mr. Prue

Second Reading

April 3, 2008
Principal Debaters:
Hon. Madeleine Meilleur, Mrs. Julia Munro, Mr. Peter Kormos, Mr. Khalil Ramal, Mr. Michael Prue

Declared carried. Referred to the Standing Committee on Social Policy


Standing Committee on Social Policy

April 21, 2008
April 22, 2008
April 23, 2008
Reported to the House as amended. Carried on division. Ordered for third reading.

Third Reading

April 28, 2008
Principal Debaters:
Hon. Madeleine Meilleur, Mr. Khalil Ramal, Mr. Norman W. Sterling, Mr. Michael Prue

Questions and Comments:
Mr. Garfield Dunlop, Mr. Dave Levac, Ms. Sylvia Jones, Mrs. Liz Sandals, Mr. Norm Miller, Ms. Andrea Horwath

Time Allocation
May 8, 2008
Hon. John Milloy, Mr. Khalil Ramal, Mr. Kevin Daniel Flynn, Mr. Shafiq Qaadri, Mr. Norman W, Sterling, Mr. Michael Prue

Time Allocation
May 12, 2008
Mr. Michael Prue, Ms. Sylvia Jones

Vote deferred.

Time Allocation
May 12, 2008
Carried on division.

May 14, 2008

May 14, 2008
Carried on division.

Royal Assent:  Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Coming into force
15. (1) Subject to subsection (2), this Act comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

(2) Sections 2, 4, 8, 9, 10 and 11 come into force on a day to be named by proclamation of the Lieutenant Governor.

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