OTTAWA, March 21 /CNW Telbec/ - The House of Commons will vote this
evening on the third and final reading of Bill C-292: An Act to implement the
Kelowna Accord. If passed, the bill will become the Kelowna Accord
Implementation Act, and will work toward implementing the goals of the Kelowna
The Métis National Council urges all Members of Parliament to show their
support and vote for passage of the Bill this evening.
The MNC represents the Métis Nation in Canada at the national and
international level. The Métis Nation's homeland includes the three Prairie
provinces and extends into Ontario, British Columbia, the Northwest
Territories and the northern United States. There are approximately 350,000 -
400,000 Métis Nation citizens in Canada.
For further information:
For further information: Zoran Vidic, Communications Officer, (613)
232-3216 ext.124, email@example.com; www.metisnation.ca