Public Safety and National Security – March 31, 2015 – Part 3

In Committee from the House of Commons

Public Safety and National Security – March 31, 2015 – Part 3

The committee concludes its clause-by-clause review of the government’s proposed anti-terrorism legislation. Measures in Bill C-51 include lowering the threshold for arrests, giving the Canadian Security Intelligence Service more powers to disrupt suspected terrorist threats, expanding the no-fly list, and making it easier to share security-related information among federal departments and agencies. (March 31, 2015) UPDATE: Bill C-51 received royal assent on June 18.