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Federal Sustainable Development Act

Version of section 3 from 2020-12-01 to 2023-09-19:

Marginal note:Purpose

 The purpose of this Act is to provide the legal framework for developing and implementing a Federal Sustainable Development Strategy that makes decision making related to sustainable development more transparent and subject to accountability to Parliament, promotes coordinated action across the Government of Canada to advance sustainable development and respects Canada’s domestic and international obligations relating to sustainable development, with a view to improving the quality of life of Canadians.

  • 2008, c. 33, s. 3
  • 2019, c. 2, s. 2
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