Ch 8 -- Emergencies

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Craig Forcese

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

Leah West

Carleton University - Norman Paterson School of International Affairs; University of Toronto, Faculty of Law

Date Written: March 14, 2020

Abstract

This chapter discusses the law of emergencies in Canada, focusing on issues such as the federal Quarantine Act, provincial public health laws, and the federal Emergencies Act.

Keywords: emergencies, public health, national security, law, Canada

Suggested Citation

Forcese, Craig and West, Leah, Ch 8 -- Emergencies (March 14, 2020). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3554318 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3554318

Craig Forcese (Contact Author)

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section ( email )

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Leah West

Carleton University - Norman Paterson School of International Affairs ( email )

1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6
Canada

University of Toronto, Faculty of Law ( email )

Falconer Hall
84 Queens Part
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C5
Canada

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