Bill C-71 - What you need to know

Bill C-71 received Royal Assent on June 21, 2019.

Coming into effect immediately

The Commissioner of Firearms, if requested by the Government of Quebec, shall provide a copy of all records that were in the Canadian Firearms Registry for all non-restricted firearms registered to residents of Quebec on April 3, 2015.

Other elements

The legislation provides for a number of other elements that may be brought into force, however, these would require an Order in Council. More information on how these other elements may affect you will be made available if these elements are brought into force.

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