MEDIA ADVISORY – Deputy Prime Minister to introduce amendments to Corrections and Conditional Release Act
OTTAWA, April 19 /
CNW Telbec/ –
On Wednesday, April 20th, the Honourable Anne McLellan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness will introduce amendments to the Corrections and Conditional Release Act.
The amendments will be accompanied by a series of new program measures designed to improve resources available to victims of crime and enhance the corrections and conditional release system.
Government officials will be available for a background technical briefing at 3:45 pm. To participate, media can call 1-888-265-0464 and quote reservation (pound sign)5672023.
Note: The briefing is not for attribution
DATE Wednesday, April 20, 2005
For further information: Alex Swann, Director of Communications, Office of the Honorable Anne McLellan, (613) 991-2863; Media Relations, Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada, 613-991-0657