Canada Gazette, Part I, Volume 157, Number 44: PARLIAMENT

November 4, 2023


First Session, 44th Parliament


Standing Order 130 respecting notices of intended applications for private bills was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I, on November 20, 2021.

For further information, contact the Private Members’ Business Office, House of Commons, West Block, Room 314-C, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6, 613‑992‑9511.

Eric Janse
Acting Clerk of the House of Commons


Thursday, October 26, 2023

On Thursday, October 26, 2023, Her Excellency the Governor General signified assent in His Majesty’s name to the bills listed below.

Assent was signified by written declaration, pursuant to the Royal Assent Act, S.C. 2002, c. 15. Section 5 of that Act provides that each Act “… is deemed to be assented to on the day on which the two Houses of Parliament have been notified of the declaration.”

The Senate was notified of the written declaration on Thursday, October 26, 2023.

The House of Commons was notified of the written declaration on Thursday, October 26, 2023.

An Act to amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (use of wood)

(Bill S-222, chapter 27, 2023)

An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Sex Offender Information Registration Act and the International Transfer of Offenders Act

(Bill S-12, chapter 28, 2023)

Gérald Lafrenière
Clerk of the Senate and Clerk of the Parliaments