WHAT: Bill S-428 will amend certain provisions of the Indian Act, namely, those provisions dealing with the enactment of by-laws under section 83; the administration of residential schools; and the administration of wills and estates of Indians ordinarily resident on reserve lands.
WHO: The Bill is sponsored by Rob Clarke – Desnethe-Missinippi-Churchill River
WHERE: Introduced in the House of Commons
WHEN: First Reading on June 4, 2012
LEGISinfo link to Bill C-428: http://www.parl.gc.ca/LegisInfo/BillDetails.aspx?Language=E&Mode=1&billId=5618344
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