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.)

Submission to the CPSO Consultation on MAID policy

Our May 14 submission shares our perspective and concerns about conscience protection and care for the vulnerable. It recommends changes to the policy.

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Bill C-268: Protection of Freedom of Conscience Act

This 2021 bill aims to prevent medical professionals from being forced to participate in Medical Assistance in Dying.

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Bill C-7 to expand Medical Assistance in Dying

This bill, which became law March 18, 2021, allows euthanasia for people who aren't dying, incl. those with disabilities.

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Brief on Palliative Care to the Health Committee

Five-page submission from May 2020 recommends maintaining the distinction between palliative care and euthanasia, and recommends conscience protection for workers and institutions.

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