Bill 79, tabled in the National Assembly last December by the Minister Responsible for Indigenous Affairs, has reached the committee stage This hyperlink will open in a new window., when the members of the parliamentary committee will examine each of the Bill’s clauses.

As a reminder, the purpose of the Bill is to help Indigenous families obtain information from an institution, organization or religious congregation about the circumstances surrounding the disappearance or death of children following their admission to a health and social services institution prior to December 31, 1989.

The section Bill 79 provides more information on the Bill and the parliamentary process.

Last update: April 28, 2021