November 16, 2005 (38th Parliament, 1st Session)


Paddy Torsney


Hon. Paddy Torsney (Burlington, Lib.)

Mr. Speaker, the third petition is to amend section 83 of the Criminal Code of Canada to provide an exemption for all martial arts and martial arts contests and competitions, including but not limited to aikido, grappling, judo, jujitsu, karate, kick-boxing, kung fu, muay thai, tae kwon do, tai chi and wrestling that are done under official authority of an athletic commission.

Topic:   Routine Proceedings
Subtopic:   Petitions
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