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CDB TIMELINE

 

 

June 27, 2024

The CDB regulations are released for public review. Summary

Open for feedback until September 23, 2024.

July 2025

Some people with disabilities are expected to receive the CDB.

April 2024

The CDB is in the budget.

March 2024

DWP releases Shape the CDB findings and Disability With Possibility reports.

November 2023

DWP conducts a consultation project known as Shape the CDB.

June 22, 2023

The CDB Act passes unanimously with Royal Assent .

May 18, 2023

The CDB undergoes Third Reading in the Senate.

March 9, 2023

The CDB undergoes Second Reading in the Senate.

February 2, 2023

The CDB undergoes First Reading in the Senate.

February 2, 2023

The CDB undergoes Third Reading in the House of Commons.

October 18, 2022

The CDB undergoes Second Reading in the House of Commons.

June 2, 2022

The CDB undergoes First Reading in the House of Commons.

June 2022

Following the federal election, and fueled by intense pressure from the disabled community, the CDB is re-introduced under the new name Bill C-22.

June 2021

Continued pressure leads to the tabling of Bill C-35 but due to the upcoming federal election, this bill could not progress.

November 11, 2021 - January 11, 2022

DWP hosts a petition to fast-track the CDB which receives almost 18,000 signatures. The petition was presented to the House of Commons on February 10, 2022.

September 2020

Prime Minister Trudeau proposes a Canada Disability Benefit (Bill C-35) to support the financial security of persons with disabilities.

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