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In 2006, the federal government proposed amdendments to the Criminal Code to restrict access to conditional sentences (Bill C-9)
and to increase the minimum sentences and add new mimimums for certain firearms offences (Bill C-10).

ALST made representations before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights on both amendments (note the submissions regarding Bill C-10 will appear shortly).

Brief to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights on Bill C-9

Transcript of Committee Hearing Appearance Bill C-9

Brief to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights on Bill C-10

Transcript of Committee Hearing Appearance Bill C-10

Note: ALST's submissions begin at 1555, near the last quarter of the transcript

LAW REFORM & ADVOCACY

Criminal Code Amendments

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