Saganash’s UNDRIP bill dominates discussion on Nation to Nation – APTN News

by pmnationtalk on February 9, 201813 Views

February 9, 2018

There were plenty of congratulations going on around social media Wednesday night as Bill C-262 passed second reading.

It passed 217-76 with only the Conservative party voting against it.

It asks the federal government to fully adopt the principles of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP).

Conservative shadow minister of Indigenous affairs Cathy McLeod believes the bill is being rushed through Parliament. It started a debate between her and Indigenous Services Parliamentary Secretary Don Rusnak on N2N’s political panel.

Read More: http://aptnnews.ca/2018/02/09/saganashs-undrip-bill-dominates-discussion-nation-nation/

Send To Friend Email Print Story

Comments are closed.

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More