The EFC applies biblical principles to life in society, including law and public policy. We show how laws that reflect these principles – such as the sanctity of human life, care for the vulnerable and religious freedom – contribute to the public good.

The EFC often makes submissions on these issues to parliamentary committees and government bodies as well as occasionally to international bodies such as the United Nations.

(See also Outgoing Letters to legislators and cabinet ministers, and Court Cases for legal submissions.)

Review of Medical Assistance in Dying by special joint parliamentary committee

A special committee of MPs and Senators has been formed to carry out a comprehensive review of MAID provisions and the related issues.

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Bill C-230: Protection of Freedom of Conscience Act

Bill C-230 would make it a criminal offence to coerce someone to participate in medical assistance in dying.

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Justice committee review of prostitution laws (PCEPA)

Canada’s prostitution laws are being reviewed by a parliamentary committee. The Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act (PCEPA) recognizes that prostitution is...

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Bill C-5 would reduce sentences for human trafficking

Allowing a lesser penalty for a human trafficking offence would send the wrong message.

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