Royal Assent Ceremony in the Senate – June 21, 2018

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Royal Assent Ceremony in the Senate – June 21, 2018

Governor General Julie Payette grants royal assent to a number of bills during a ceremony in the Senate chamber. Bill C-45, the government’s legislation to legalize cannabis, and C-66, which would expunge certain historically unjust convictions against members of the LGBTQ community, are among the bills receiving royal assent.