LEAF makes Submission to the Standing Committee on Private Bills and Private Members’ Public Bills of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta in opposition to Bill 207

The Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund makes the following submission to the Standing Committee on Private Bills and Private Members’ Public Bills in opposition to the proposed Conscience Rights (Health Care Providers) Protection Act found in Bill 207 (“Bill 207”),1 which recently passed first reading in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.

LEAF submits that Bill 207 is an unjustifiable infringement of Charter rights, and requests that Bill 207 should not proceed from the Committee.

Our Submission can be read here