Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents

Please also check the I am a Witness timeline & documents for additional submissions to the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal that include Jordan's Principle.

  • January 28, 2011

    Jordan & Shannen: First Nations children demand that the Canadian Government stop racially discriminating against them. Shadow Report: Canada 3rd and 4th Periodic Report to the UNCRC January 28, 2011, Submitted by: Cindy Blackstock, PhD., First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada.

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  • December 6, 2010

    Auditor General of Canada and Auditor General of British Columbia appear before the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development for study on First Nations child and family services. Read the transcript

  • November 24, 2010

    Minister of Indian Affairs and senior INAC staff appear before the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development for study on First Nations child and family services. Read the transcript

  • February 23, 2010

    Caring Society Executive Director, Cindy Blackstock, PhD, is cross examined in public by Canada on her affidavit opposing Canada’s application at the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal to derail the tribunal on the “funding is not a service” argument. Students from Elizabeth Wyn Wood Secondary along with other members of the public come to watch.

  • April 2009

    Ontario adopts Jordan’s Principle in health and social services. 

  • 2009

    Saskatchewan adopts a very narrow interpretation of Jordan’s Principle that in the view of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada fails to address the impacts of jurisdictional disputes on First Nations children in Saskatchewan across all government services

  • September 2008

    Manitoba adopts a very narrow interpretation of Jordan’s Principle that in the view of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada fails to address the impacts of jurisdictional disputes on First Nations children in Manitoba across all government services. Read more here

  • January 24, 2008

    Premier Gordon Campbell of the Province of British Columbia endorses Jordan’s Principle across all government services.

  • 2008

    Federal officials begin trying to narrow Jordan’s Principle from applying to all federal government services to apply only to children with complex medical needs and multiple service providers, even though there is no language authorizing a narrowing of Jordan’s Principle in Motion 296

  • December 5, 2007

    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.

  • 2005

    The First Nations Child and Family Caring Society releases the Wen: De reports. Drawing on a team of over 20 researchers, the reports provide a holistic and detailed review of the federal government’s First Nations child and family services policy and set out recommendations for improvement. Among the policy recommendations is Jordan’s Principle, a child first principle to resolving jurisdictional disputes impeding First Nations children from accessing government services

    Read the Wen:de Reports:

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January 27, 2020 2010 - present 2020 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 3, 2020 2010 - present 2020 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 14, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 22, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 14, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 21, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 25-26, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 15, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
September 6, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 27, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 21, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 4, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 29, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 2, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 22, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 4, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 8, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
March 26, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 7, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
April 3, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 10, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 7, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
April 4, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 11, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 30, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
May 1, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 24, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 4, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 3, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents, Shannen's Dream - Timeline and Documents
November 19, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 21, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 19, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 5, 2019 2010 - present 2019 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 23, 2018 2010 - present 2018 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
March 26, 2018 2010 - present 2018 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 29, 2018 2010 - present 2018 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 5, 2018 2010 - present 2018 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 21, 2018 2010 - present 2018 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 1, 2017 2010 - present 2017 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
May 19, 2017 2010 - present 2017 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 16, 2017 2010 - present 2017 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 23, 2017 2010 - present 2017 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
July 17, 2017 2010 - present 2017 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 11, 2017 2010 - present 2017 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
April 26, 2017 2010 - present 2017 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 2, 2017 2010 - present 2017 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
May 26, 2017 2010 - present 2017 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
July 14, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
September 7, 2016: Caring Society motions for interested party status in Mississaugas of the New Credit First Nation v Canada 2010 - present 2016 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 23, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 7, 2016: Canadian Paediatric Society report looks at progress on Jordan's Principle 2010 - present 2016 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 1, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
May 6, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 16, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
July 29, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
July 6, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 26, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
September 14, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 19, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 26, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 31, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 22, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 27, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
April 26, 2016 2010 - present 2016 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
Jordan's Principle - How your organization can help 2010 - present 2015 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
Jordan's Principle - Background and key resources 2010 - present 2015 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
Without denial, delay or disruption: Ensuring First Nations children’s access to equitable services through Jordan’s Principle (AFN) 2010 - present 2015 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
Jordan's Principle: The 8 Steps to Get There (AFN) 2010 - present 2015 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
June 4, 2015 - Manitoba Legislature Adopts Jordan's Principle 2010 - present 2015 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
Role of Jordan's Principle in First Nations Child Welfare Case 2010 - present 2015 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 20, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 29, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 29, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
March 21, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
September 8, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
July 11, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 7, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
September 4, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 21, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 29, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 14, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 20, 2014 2010 - present 2014 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
April 4, 2013 2010 - present 2013 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
May 6, 2013 2010 - present 2013 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 18, 2013 2010 - present 2013 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
August 19, 2013 2010 - present 2013 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 22, 2013 2010 - present 2013 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 12, 2007 2010 - present 2007 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
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January 3, 2012 2012 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
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15 février 2011 2011 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 18, 2011 2011 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 23, 2011 2011 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
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June 24, 2011 2011 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
January 28, 2011 2011 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 8, 2010 2010 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 6, 2010 2010 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
November 24, 2010 2010 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
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January 18, 2010 2010 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 23, 2010 2010 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
February 18, 2010 2010 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
April 2009 2009 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
2009 2009 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
October 20, 2009 2009 I am a Witness: Tribunal Timeline and Documents, Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
September 2008 2008 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
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January 24, 2008 2008 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
2008 2008 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
December 5, 2007 2007 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
2007 (approximate) 2007 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents
2005 2005 Jordan's Principle - Timeline and Documents