AFN 2019 Special Chiefs Assembly: Plenary Session on Bill C-92

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AFN 2019 Special Chiefs Assembly: Plenary Session on Bill C-92

On the second day of the Assembly of First Nations’ special chiefs assembly in Ottawa, First Nations leaders discuss Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families. The federal government’s legislation was co-developed with Indigenous partners and affirms the rights and jurisdiction of Indigenous peoples over child and family services. The Act will come into force in its entirety on January 1, 2020. (December 4, 2019)