The Canada Pharmacare Act is a private member's bill by NDP MP Peter Julian to create federal funding conditions in the provinces and territories. Here is the url for the bill https://parl.ca/DocumentViewer/en/43-1/bill/C-213/first-reading
You are invited to our National Pharmacare Bill C-213 E Rally on Thursday January 28, 2021, at 5 PM PST. The E Rally will take place via Zoom and will include guest speakers, as well as Don Davies & Jenny Kwan.
Please join us to help lobby MPs to support this important legislation. Bill C-213 is reaching a crucial period in the legislative process. Parliament will be voting on the legislation in 30 days. We need your help! The legislation will not be enacted unless 170 MPs vote on Bill C-213.
The Zoom E Rally details will be provided once you RSVP.Click to RSVPThe Canada Pharmacare Act is a groundbreaking federal legislation specifying the conditions and criteria that provincial and territorial prescription drug insurance programs must meet to receive federal funding. It lays the foundation for Pharmacare to be similar to our universal health care system. This includes the core principles of public administration, comprehensiveness, universality, portability, and accessibility. It is a crucial first step to enacting universal Pharmacare in Canada. With the pandemic, this bill is more important than ever. For more information please visit our website.
No one should have to face the impossible choice between paying rent or accessing the essential medications they have been prescribed.
I look forward to seeing you at the E Rally!
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