On February 6, 2014, the federal government tabled Bill C-24, introducing sweeping changes to Canada’s citizenship laws. For more information about Bill C-24, please see our legal primer.
The government’s statements in support of Bill C-24 are shrouded by myths and misinformation. The circulation of these myths and misinformation is one of the biggest barriers to understanding the pernicious effects of this proposed legislation. This page highlights some of the proposed law’s key provisions to correct the record and provide accurate information.