National Local Food Day Bill Sent to Senate Committee

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Author: Josie Di Felice

Posted: May 6, 2019

Categories: Food in the News / GoodFoodBites

The Senate has referred MP Wayne Stetski’s Private Member’s Bill C-281—An Act to establish a National Local Food Day—to its Standing Committee on Agriculture and Forestry.

To show your support for Bill C-281 at Committee so it can pass through the Senate, you can write to the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry:

Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry
The Senate of Canada
Ottawa, Ontario
Canada, K1A 0A4
Fax: 1-613-947-2104

You can also access a paper petition here to print, and/or share these postcards.

With your support, the first National Local Food Day could be this October! The Bill would designate the Friday before each Thanksgiving as National Local Food Day.

Read more from MP Wayne Stetski here.