Justice and Human Rights – September 27, 2012

In Committee from the House of Commons

Justice and Human Rights – September 27, 2012

Justice and Human Rights (September 27, 2012)

Justice Minister Rob Nicholson discussed Bill C-36, the government’s elder abuse legislation. A proposed amendment to the Criminal Code would make age-related abuse an aggravating factor for sentencing purposes. Department officials Carole Morency and Matthias Villetorte also responded to questions from committee members.