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Key dates of the legislative calendar

The abbreviation MCE refers to the Ministère du Conseil exécutif.

Fall 2017

Constituent decree of the Comité de législation

June 15th, 2017: Deadline for receiving at the MCE the list of bills and draft bills for introduction or passage (Section 12)

September 1st, 2017: Deadline for receiving at the MCE the memoranda and bills for passage (Section 14)

Possible exemption:

  • October 25th, 2017: Deadline for receiving a bill deemed urgent by the leader and the Chair of the Comité de législation (Section 16)
  • Bill deemed a priority by the Premier (Section 18)

November 3th, 2017: Deadline for receiving at the MCE the memoranda and bills for introduction only (Section 15)

Possible exemption: Bill deemed a priority by the Premier (Section 18)

Standing Orders of the National Assembly

September 19th, 2017: Start of the ordinary sessional period (Section 19)

November 15th, 2017: Deadline for introducing bills for passage during the same sessional period (Section 22)

November 28th, 2017: Start of the intensive sessional period (Section 19)

December 8th, 2017: Sessional period must end not later than this date (Section 19)

Spring 2018

Constituent decree of the du Comité de législation

December 15th, 2017: Deadline for receiving at the MCE the list of bills and draft bills for introduction or passage (Section 12)

January 22rd, 2018: Deadline for receiving at the MCE the memoranda and bills for passage (Section 14)

Possible exemption:

  • April 24th, 2018: Deadline for receiving a bill deemed urgent by the leader and the Chair of the 
    Comité de législation (Section 16)
  • Bill deemed a priority by the Premier (Section 18)

May 11th, 2018: Deadline for receiving at the MCE the memoranda and bills for introduction only (Section 15)

Possible exemption: Bill deemed a priority by the Premier (Section 18)

Standing Orders of the National Assembly

February 6th, 2018: Start of the ordinary sessional period (Section 19)*

* For this sessional period, Standing Order has been set aside by leave of the National Assembly on May 31st, 2016.

May 15th, 2018: Deadline for introducing bills for passage during the same sessional period (Section 22)

June 5th, 2018: Start of the intensive sessional period (Section 19)

June 15th, 2018: Sessional period must end not later than this date (Section 19)

 

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