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Human Trafficking Awareness Day Act, 2017, S.O. 2017, c. 12, Sched. 1

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current May 30, 2017 (e-Laws currency date)


Human Trafficking Awareness Day Act, 2017

S.o. 2017, chapter 12
Schedule 1

Consolidation Period: From May 30, 2017 to the e-Laws currency date.

No amendments.


On February 22, 2007, the House of Commons of Canada passed a motion condemning the trafficking of women and children across international borders for the purposes of sexual exploitation.

Proclaiming February 22 as Human Trafficking Awareness Day helps bring awareness to the magnitude of modern day slavery in Canada and abroad and will encourage us to take steps to combat human trafficking.

Human Trafficking Awareness Day

1 February 22 in each year is proclaimed as Human Trafficking Awareness Day.

2 Omitted (provides for coming into force of provisions of this Act).

3 Omitted (enacts short title of this Act).