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e-980 (Parliament of Canada)

Initiated by Jeffrey Aiken from Toronto, Ontario

Original language of petition: English

Petition to the House of Commons in Parliament assembled

  • There is currently no election law at the federal level that allows elected politicians to be removed from parliament; and
  • The Liberal Party of Canada election platform in 2015 was to have electoral reform.
We, the undersigned, citizens of Canada, call upon the House of Commons in Parliament assembled to pass a bill that allows for recall referendums.
Government response tabled on January 29, 2018 (Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-104-02)
Open for signature
March 28, 2017, at 10:08 a.m. (EDT)
Closed for signature
July 26, 2017, at 10:08 a.m. (EDT)
Presented to the House of Commons
Pierre-Luc Dusseault (Sherbrooke)
November 9, 2017 (Petition No. 421-01852)
Government response tabled
January 29, 2018
Photo - Pierre-Luc Dusseault
New Democratic Party Caucus
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