Background   

NOTE: The documents below are related to Bill C-279, a bill introduced in the 41st parliament. We are waiting for the 42nd parliament to sit, and hope a new bill, much along the same lines, will be introduced by the government without delay.

Read the text of the private members' bill, Bill C-279 An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code (gender identity).

Read the joint-statement signed by over 100 + civil society organizations urging the Senate to pass Bill C-279.

 

Read the op-ed published by the Ottawa Citizen, and signed by two members of the coalition.

Click here to get answers about some of the questions you may have about Bill C-279 and trans issues.

Check out our resource portal for links and information pertaining to trans issues.