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Bill C-517: Mandatory labelling of GE food: Your turn to speak out!

Feature story | April 10, 2008 at 17:00

By the luck of the Parliamentary draw, a private member’s bill supporting mandatory labelling of GE food in Canada was randomly selected for debate in the House of Commons in April.

Parliament denies Canadians mandatory labelling of GE foods

Feature story | May 7, 2008 at 17:00

A private member’s bill giving consumers the right to know if the food sold in Canada contains genetically engineered (GE) ingredients was defeated in the House of Commons today by a vote of 101 to 156. The defeat of Bill C-517 effectively...

Canadians denied the right to know about GE Foods

Blog entry by Josh Brandon | May 12, 2008 4 comments

Last week, Canadian MPs voted down a Bill which would have provided mandatory labelling of genetically engineered foods.  Bill C-517, was voted on Wednesday May 7.  Find out how your MP voted on the list below.  You can contact them...

Federal Bill on Mandatory GE Labelling

Blog entry by Josh Brandon | April 24, 2008 2 comments

Earlier this month, a Private Member’s Bill calling for mandatory labelling of genetically engineered foods was debated in parliament.  A second hour of debate, followed by a vote could be scheduled as early as next month.  It is...

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