Rona Ambrose Presses for Sexual Assault Law Training for Judges

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Rona Ambrose Presses for Sexual Assault Law Training for Judges

Legal and Constitutional Affairs – June 3, 2019 – Part 1:

Former Conservative MP and interim party leader Rona Ambrose appears before the committee to outline her bill requiring sexual assault law education for prospective federal judges. Senator Raynell Andreychuk, sponsor of the bill in the Senate, and Adèle Kent of the National Judicial Institute also testify.

Ambrose introduced Bill C-337, or the JUST Act, in February 2017 and it was unanimously passed three months later by the House of Commons.