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e-3439 (Justice)

E-petition
Initiated by Meagan Hall from Calgary, Alberta

Original language of petition: English

Petition to the House of Commons

    We, the undersigned, residents of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, call upon the House of Commons to:
    1- Re-examine the sections of SOR/98-462 that criminalizes the carrying of vital defence tools such as mace or tasers, specifically: Part 1 No. 3 Section 1, Part 3 No. 1 Section 1, Part 3 No. 2 Section 5, Part 3 No. 3 Section 6, Part 3 No. 8 Section 15;
    2- Re-examine the sections of Bill C-26 that criminalizes the carrying of vital defence tools such as mace or tasers, specifically Section 34(2)(d);
    3- Re-examine grey areas in this legislation that suggest tools such as kitty key chains would fall under categorization of 'weapons' as well; and
    4- Provide clear provisions in these bills for the use of weapons in self-defence manners.
    Open for signature
    May 21, 2021, at 9:04 a.m. (EDT)
    Closed for signature
    September 18, 2021, at 9:04 a.m. (EDT)
    Photo - John Barlow
    Foothills
    Conservative Caucus
    Alberta
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