"My bill is a piece-by-piece repeal of Bill C-51,â€� said Garrison. â€œIf the Liberals want to keep certain measures I invite them to make their case and work with us to defend the rights of Canadians.â€�
After voting for Bill C-51 in the last Parliament, the Liberals campaigned on a major roll-back of the legislation but have yet to take any action. Experts from across the country agree, Bill C-51 violates the Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the government has failed to provide additional resources to tackle terrorism.
â€œCanadiansâ€™ opposition to Bill C-51 has been vocal and overwhelming,â€� said the NDPâ€™s Critic for Public Safety, Matthew DubÃ© (Beloeil â€“ Chambly). â€œAfter playing both sides of this debate, itâ€™s time the Liberals show Canadians exactly where they stand on this Conservative legislation which infringes on civil liberties.â€�
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