Keep up with all the latest events, press releases and accomplishments in the Senate of Canada, and the ongoing steps in modernizing the Upper Chamber.
Senate adopts emergency aid bill for students
The Senate was recalled on May 1 amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
3 Senate committees to study COVID-19 pandemic
COVID-19 pandemic on the agenda for three Senate committees.
Senate adopts second bill in response to COVID-19
The Senate was recalled on April 11 amid the ongoing public health crisis.
Senate adopts legislation in response to COVID-19
The Senate was recalled amid a public health crisis.
Statement on Senate recall
The Senate has been recalled to sit on March 25 at 10 a.m. in anticipation of legislation in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Senate passes key legislation before break
Legislation related to funding while Parliament is not sitting, the new North American free trade agreement and funding related to the fiscal calendar adopted Friday.
Senate to study legislation to implement new North American trade deal
Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade to conduct pre-study on Bill C-4.
Two new independent Senators welcomed to the Red Chamber
Senator Judith Keating represents New Brunswick and Senator Brent Cotter represents Saskatchewan.
Senator LaBoucane-Benson named Government Liaison
She is the first Indigenous woman to hold a leadership position in the Senate.
Senator Gagné named Legislative Deputy
Senator Raymonde Gagné has worked in the field of education for more 35 years.