WHAT: Bill S-16 will add section 121.1 to the Criminal Code, which will introduce new restrictions on the sale, transportation, delivery and distribution of contraband tobacco and creates an indictable offence for anyone who contravenes the new section 121.1.
WHO: The Bill is sponsored by the Honourable Marjory Lebreton, P.C.
WHERE: Introduced in the Senate
WHEN: First Reading on March 5, 2013
LEGISinfo link to Bill S-16: http://www.parl.gc.ca/legisinfo/BillDetails.aspx?Language=E&Mode=1&billId=6020627
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