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e-1608 (Firearms)

42nd Parliament
Initiated by Ryan Slingerland from Coalhurst, Alberta, on March 28, 2018, at 10:55 a.m. (EDT)
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C-71, An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms
Firearms
Police services
The Petition is open for signature until July 26, 2018, at 10:55 a.m. (EDT)

Petition to the House of Commons

Whereas:
  • Bill C-71, An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms, does nothing to tackle firearms violence, but rather adds further red-tape on law abiding firearms owners;
  • This legislation brings back the useless and ineffective long-gun registry; and
  • This legislation does not provide the resources to frontline police forces to tackle the true source of firearms violence : gangs and organized criminal enterprises.
We, the undersigned, Residents of Canada, call upon the House of Commons to scrap Bill C-71, An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms, and to instead devote greater resources to policing in Canada.
Lethbridge
Conservative
Alberta
Open for signature : March 28, 2018, at 10:55 a.m. (EDT)
Closed for signature : July 26, 2018, at 10:55 a.m. (EDT)
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2562
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Newfoundland and Labrador
724
Northwest Territories
151
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1544
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40
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194
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7850
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