Timeline

February 25th 2019

We created the first draft of The Neuro-Specific Human Rights Bill Proposal.

 

March 6th 2019

Our lobbying campaign for the implementation of neuro-specific human rights into Canadian legislation officially launched.

 

January 16th 2020

The World Congress of Bioethics Planning Committee and the International Association of Bioethics selected our bill proposal abstract for a live presentation slot during their 15th annual conference in Philadelphia, USA.

 

January 20th 2020

We attained the support of MP Mark Strahl via an in-person presentation.

 

February 26th 2020

The Canadian Bioethics Society selected our bill proposal abstract for a live presentation slot during their 31st annual conference in Toronto, Canada.

 

June 3rd 2020

We attained the support of MP Michelle Rempell Garner via a teleconference presentation.

 

June 5th 2020

The World Congress of Bioethics advised us that our bill proposal abstract received a top score, and it was nominated for the Ehrenreich prize for the North American region.

 

June 3rd 2021

We attained the support of MP Wayne Easter via a teleconference presentation.

 

June 15th 2021

We attained the support of MP Rachael Harder via a teleconference presentation.

 

June 28th 2021

MP Elizabeth May sponsored our official e-petition to the House of Commons. The petition calls for the government to enshrine neuro-specific human rights into Canadian legislation. The petition will have 120 days to accumulate as many signatures as possible. If 500 signatures are collected, the petition will receive final certification and it will be presented to the House of Commons! The government is required to respond to the petition within 45 calendar days following the HOC presentation. 

 

June 29th 2021

We attained the support of MP Tako Van Popta via a teleconference presentation.

 

Support

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