Friday: Access to Information

Friday: Access to Information

UPDATED September 22, 2017 9:02amET

Debate begins on the government’s bill on access to information (C-58).

The long-awaited reform package for the Access to Information Act arrived in late June, with immediate questions about whether the changes lived up to the 2015 Liberal platform — especially surrounding the Prime Minister’s Office and cabinet ministers.

Bill C-326 is debated for the first time.

In committee :

  • The Senate official languages committee visits Charlottetown for a day of hearings on modernizing the Official Languages Act.

Here’s more on Today in Politics from Mark Sutcliffe:

-Andrew Thomson