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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.)

Bill C-75 (2018): Changes to laws on human trafficking, obstructing clergy, child protection, abortion

The EFC made a submission to the Justice Committee on Bill C-75 in September 2018. Among other things, Bill C-75 would allow some serious offences related to human trafficking...

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Submission on Palliative Care Framework to Health Canada (2018)

What's a good definition for palliative care? How does it relate to euthanasia and medical assistance in dying? (July 2018)

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Submission on Human Trafficking in Canada to the Justice Committee (2018)

Calling the government to keep current prostitution laws and renew its Action Plan to Combat Human Trafficking. (April 2018)

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Canada Summer Jobs Grant Program (2017-2019)

Now is the time to contact MPs about how this federal program needs to be changed for next year to make it fair and accessible for all religious groups.

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