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.