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Bills (proposed legislations)

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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
Series
Date Range
1980-2004
Scope and Content
Series consists of records regarding Bill C-108 and C-33, an Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act to protect individuals from discrimination based on sexual orientation, Bill C-23, the Modernization of Benefits and Obligations Act, Bill C-250, an Act to amend the Criminal Code to add sexual o…
Collection
Archives
Date Range
1980-2004
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
4
Physical Description
111.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Series consists of records regarding Bill C-108 and C-33, an Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act to protect individuals from discrimination based on sexual orientation, Bill C-23, the Modernization of Benefits and Obligations Act, Bill C-250, an Act to amend the Criminal Code to add sexual orientation to the list of prohibited types of hate propaganda included in hate crime legislation, and same-sex marriage bills. The records in this series reflect Robinson’s work toward the passage of these bills. The views of several organizations and members of the public are also documented within the records. The series includes correspondence, press releases, reports, newspaper clippings, notes, charts, agendas, Hansard debates, and submissions to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights.
Access Restrictions
Any personal letters sent to Robinson are not to be publicly disclosed until 20 years after the creation of the letter. Files F0049-04-17 and F0049-04-21 in this series are restricted.
Arrangement
Contains subseries: 4.1 – Bill C-108, Bill C-33: amendment of the Human Rights Act to protect individuals from discrimination based on sexual orientation 4.2 – Bill C-23: Modernization of Benefits and Obligations Act 4.3 – Bill C-250: an act to amend the Criminal Code (hate propaganda) 4.4 – Same-sex marriage bills
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Canadian Human Rights Commission complaint files

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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
Series
Date Range
1991-1997
Scope and Content
Series consists of records regarding Robinson’s complaint to the Canadian Human Rights Commission. The complaint alleged that the House of Commons of Canada, as represented by the Board of Internal Economy, was denying certain benefits to Members of Parliament, their employees and employees of the …
Collection
Archives
Date Range
1991-1997
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
5
Physical Description
12 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Series consists of records regarding Robinson’s complaint to the Canadian Human Rights Commission. The complaint alleged that the House of Commons of Canada, as represented by the Board of Internal Economy, was denying certain benefits to Members of Parliament, their employees and employees of the House, on the basis of sexual orientation, in contravention of Section 10 of the Canadian Human Rights Act. The series includes correspondence, reports, memoranda, notes, copies of complaint forms, newspaper clippings, minutes, and post cards.
Access Restrictions
Any personal letters sent to Robinson are not to be publicly disclosed until 20 years after the creation of the letter. File F0049-05-01 in this series is restricted.
Arrangement
The seven digit file number refers to the year the file was created, and the sequential file number for that year (i.e. 940 8615 - the 8615th file created in 1994)
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Canadian press coverage on Svend Robinson’s coming out files

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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
Series
Date Range
1988-1997
Scope and Content
Series consists of newspaper clippings from British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Quebec, Atlantic Canada, and gay press coverage. It also includes articles, a flyer, newsletter, and an interview.
Collection
Archives
Date Range
1988-1997
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
6
Physical Description
4.5 cm of textual records
Scope and Content
Series consists of newspaper clippings from British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Quebec, Atlantic Canada, and gay press coverage. It also includes articles, a flyer, newsletter, and an interview.
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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1988-1997
Scope and Content
Correspondence, speech drafts and notes, newspaper article, and pamphlets.
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
1988-1997
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
1
File Number
F0049-01-01
Physical Description
Textual records
Scope and Content
Correspondence, speech drafts and notes, newspaper article, and pamphlets.
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
Description Level
File
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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1988-2000
Scope and Content
Newspaper clippings, notes, and articles.
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
1988-2000
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
1
File Number
F0049-01-02
Physical Description
Textual records
Scope and Content
Newspaper clippings, notes, and articles.
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
Description Level
File
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Personal and miscellaneous correspondence

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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1985-1996
Scope and Content
Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and a thank you card.
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
1985-1996
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
1
File Number
F0049-01-03
Physical Description
Textual records
Scope and Content
Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and a thank you card.
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
Description Level
File
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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1989-1996
Scope and Content
Bibliography, newspaper clippings, journal articles, fact sheet, pamphlets, and reviews.
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
1989-1996
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
1
File Number
F0049-01-04
Physical Description
Textual records
Scope and Content
Bibliography, newspaper clippings, journal articles, fact sheet, pamphlets, and reviews.
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
Description Level
File
Less detail
Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1997-1999
Scope and Content
Newspaper clippings, correspondence, and reports.
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
1997-1999
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
1
File Number
F0049-01-05
Physical Description
Textual records
Scope and Content
Newspaper clippings, correspondence, and reports.
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
Description Level
File
Less detail
Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
2002-2003
Scope and Content
Contact information on business cards, pieces of papers, and emails.
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
2002-2003
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
1
File Number
F0049-01-06
Physical Description
Textual records
Scope and Content
Contact information on business cards, pieces of papers, and emails.
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
Description Level
File
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Correspondence received regarding Canadian Human Rights Act

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Collection
Archives
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Description Level
File
Date Range
1990
Collection
Archives
Material Type
Textual records
Date Range
1990
Part Of
Svend Robinson fonds
Fonds Number
F0049
Series Number
2
File Number
F0049-02-01
Physical Description
Textual records
Storage Location
Box 1
Access Restrictions
Open
Description Level
File
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