(Motions deemed adopted, bill read the first time and printed)
Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as follows:
CANADIAN HUMAN RIGHTS ACT
1. Section 4 of the Canadian Human Rights Act is replaced by the following:
4. A discriminatory practice, as described in sections 5 to 14.1, may be the subject of a complaint under Part III and anyone found to be engaging or to have engaged in a discriminatory practice may be made subject to an order as provided in section 53.
2. Section 13 of the Act is repealed.
3. Paragraph 40(5)(b) of the Act is replaced by the following:
(b) occurred in Canada and was a discriminatory practice within the meaning of section 5, 8, 10 or 12 in respect of which no particular individual is identifiable as the victim;
4. The portion of subsection 53(2) of the Act before paragraph (a) is replaced by the following:
(2) If at the conclusion of the inquiry the member or panel finds that the complaint is substantiated, the member or panel may make an order against the person found to be engaging or to have engaged in the discriminatory practice and include in the order any of the following terms that the member or panel considers appropriate:
5. Section 54 of the Act is repealed.
6. Section 57 of the Act is replaced by the following:
57. An order under section 53 may, for the purpose of enforcement, be made an order of the Federal Court by following the usual practice and procedure or by the Commission filing in the Registry of the Court a copy of the order certified to be a true copy.
COMING INTO FORCE
7. This Act comes into force on the day that is one year after the day on which it receives royal assent.