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Federal legislation

Discussion paper: Aboriginal women and section 67 of the Canadian Human Rights Act

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Quebec Native Women
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Quebec Native Women
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Kahnawake, QC

Examines how section 67 of the Canadian Human Rights Act fails Aboriginal women.

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Brief regarding the consultation assemblies concerning the First Nations Governance Act (Bill C-7) by the House of Commons Stand

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Quebec Native Women
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2003
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Kahnawake, QC

Details the negative impacts of Bill C-7 for Aboriginal women.

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Includes bibliographical references.

An Act respecting assisted human reproduction and related research (Bill C-6)

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Government of Canada
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Presents the Canadian legislation regulating assisted reproductive procedures, research, and governing bodies. Royal assent received March 29, 2004.

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Assisted human reproduction (AHR): frequently asked questions

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Health Canada
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Provides information on commonly asked questions regarding the legislation surrounding assisted human reproduction, including surrogacy, gamete donation, prohibitions, regulatory agencies, and enforcement mechanisms.

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Re: Canada Gazette, Part 1, May 11th, 2004. The proposal for an amendment to the Food and Drug Regulations – Schedule 1272 (Dele

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Madeline Boscoe
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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2004
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Winnipeg, MB

Presents a letter sent by the Executive Director of the Canadian Women's Health Network in response the amendment to remove levonorgestrel when used as emergency contraceptive from Schedule F (move to non-prescription status).

Brief to the Office of Legislative Renewal from Women and Health Protection

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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Women and Health Protection (WHP)
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Anne Rochon Ford
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Women and Health Protection
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2004
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Toronto, ON

Provides a critique of Health Canada's Health and Safety First: A Proposal to Renew Federal Health Protection Legislation. Highlights Women and Health Protection's concerns and provides suggestions.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Bill C-6, an act respecting assisted human reproduction and related research

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Canadian Women's Health Network
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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2004
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Winnipeg, MB

Examines the debate surrounding the Assisted Human Reproduction Agency of Canada. Includes references.

The March 9, 2004 Report of the Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology

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The Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
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Government of Canada
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2004
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Ottawa, ON

Reports on Bill C-6, an act respecting assisted human reproduction and related research.

The real board of directors: the construction of biotechnology policy in Canada, 1980-2002

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Devlin Kuyek
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The Ram's Horn
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2002
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Sorrento, BC

Describes who has actually been making the decisions about biotechnology, health policy, science policy, and much more for more than two decades.

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Food and drugs act: proposal to amend the food and drug regulations schedule 1272 - emergency contraceptive: Canadian Women's He

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Madeline Boscoe
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Canadian Women's Health Network
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2003
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Winnipeg, MB

Presents the CWHN's disagreement with the recommendation from the National Drug Scheduling Advisory Committee of the National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities for Schedule II status for levonorgestrol.

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