Debate on Jordan’s Principle (Private Members Motion 296) in the House of Commons.

The Government states its full support for Jordan’s Principle. It does not mention or make any restrictions to the motion.

Tabled by Jean Crowder, MP Cowichan-Nanaimo for (NDP) the motion reads: "in the opinion of the House, the government should immediately adopt a child-first principle, based on Jordan's Principle, to resolve jurisdictional disputes involving the care of First Nations children”.

Click here for the text of the debate (Hansard) – begins at line 1730.