Sen. Ataullahjan Presents Her Bill to End Human Organ Trafficking

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Sen. Ataullahjan Presents Her Bill to End Human Organ Trafficking

Human Rights – May 23, 2018:

Conservative Senator Salma Ataullahjan presents her bill (S-240) to amend the Criminal Code and the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act concerning the trafficking of human organs. Appearing alongside Senator Ataullahjan is former secretary of state for Asia-Pacific David Kilgour, member of the International Coalition to end Transplant Abuse in China.

Also appearing at the committee are lawyer David Matas, the Criminal Lawyers’ Association’s Dominic Lamb, the Canadian Society of Transplantation’s Dr. Jagbir Gill, as well as the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime’s Aimée Comrie.