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S. C. (Canada) - Statutes of Canada

  • Jurisdiction: Canada
  • Dates covered: 1867-
  • Publisher/Reporter: Government of Canada (Queen's Printer)

Related Citation: R.S.C.

Statutes of Canada as proclaimed by the Government of Canada annually, each issued a chapter number by date of issue starting on January 1 of each calendar year.

Also Statuts du Canada (French).

Published since 1840 pre-Confederation and since, in both English and French, since 1867 for the then-Dominion, now the state of Canada.

Sample citation:

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, S.C. 1996, c. 19

Eventually,the annual Statutes of Canada are incorporated and consolidated into the Revised Statutes of Canada (R.C.S.) collection and assigned a chapter number therein.

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