IS BILL 96 IMPACTING YOU?

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Fill out our Bill 96 Impact Awareness questionnaire to provide the QCGN with specific details of issues that you or your family have experienced that illustrate the negative effects of Quebec’s new language law.

Bill 96, which became law on June 1, 2022, restricts the rights of all Quebecers in areas like education, health and social services, and access to justice.

More about the bill and other language legislation on our Language Rights page.

News

STAY GRANTED IN FIRST COURT CHALLENGE TO BILL 96

August 12, 2022 – Earlier today, Justice Chantal Corriveau of the Superior Court of Quebec handed down her judgment regarding a stay on the legal translation obligations of Bill 96, An Act respecting French, the official and common language of Québec. In her decision, Justice Corriveau granted the stay – i.e. a legal ‘pause’ – […]

LINGUISTIC DIVERSITY AND USE OF ENGLISH AND FRENCH IN CANADA: 2021 CENSUS OF POPULATION

On Aug. 17, Statistics Canada is scheduled to release linguistic diversity and use of English and French in Canada data produced through the 2021 Census. This category of data release tends to generate intense media interest – especially in Quebec – and these Census results are being released at a particularly sensitive juncture, given that […]