Unfortunately, the Bill did not achieve a majority vote in the House of Commons (May 28, 2014).
While Bill C-560 did not pass 2nd reading in Canada's Parliament, there are still exciting things happening world wide when it comes to legislative reform and research with respect to having a rebuttable presumption in favour of equal shared parenting. Click here for more details.
Gene C. Colman speaks out for equal shared parenting:
- "Daytime" on Rogers TV, 5 February 2013
- "Square Off" on CHCH TV, 20 March 2014. Colman talks about Bill C-560
- Gene C Colman's Blog Post of April 18, 2014 re Equal Shared Parenting.
Bill C-560 Text of the Bill
Canadian Association for Equality's Bill C-560 page - Contains sample letter to send to your M.P.