Standing Committee on Justice Policy Bill 41
Simcoe-Grey MPP – Parliamentary Assistant to the Attorney General – Member, Standing Committee on Justice Policy – Brian Saunderson participated in the July 10th Standing Committee on Justice Policy session – Bill 41, Protection from Coerced Debts Incurred in relation to Human Trafficking Act, 2023
The Standing Committee on Justice Policy is meeting today (Monday July 10, 2023) at Queen’s park to consider Bill 41, An Act to amend the Consumer Reporting Act and the Prevention of and Remedies for Human Trafficking Act, 2017 with respect to certain debts incurred in relation to human trafficking.
Bill 41, Protection from Coerced Debts Incurred in relation to Human Trafficking Act, 2023 – Legislative Assembly of Ontario (ola.org)
The above picture is of the first panel of the day, with the 4 co-sponsors of Bill 41, a Private Member’s Bill.
Lucille Collard, MPP, Chris Glover MPP, Mike Schreiner MPP, and Laurie Scott MPP.
“This is only the second time in Ontario that all parties have co-sponsored a Private Member’s Bill.
This is a powerful example of all parties working together to combat a very horrific crime that poses a real and devastating danger to the victims.”