REFORM OF THE ELECTORAL SYSTEM AND THE MDN – A HISTORIC BILL, BUT ONE THAT NEEDS TO BE IMPROVED

MDN President Jean-Pierre Charbonneau and Vice-President Françoise David today submitted the organization’s brief to the Commission on Institutions of the Quebec National Assembly, which is studying the draft Act 39, The Act establishing a new electoral system. At the outset, MDN representatives emphasized the historic nature of this exercise.

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MDN MEMBERS MET AT A SPECIAL ASSEMBLY TO DISCUSS BILL 39

At the last annual meeting held in January 2019, it was agreed that a special assembly should be convened on the subject of Bill 39 alone, after the expected tabling of a reform bill. Bill 39, the Act to establish a new electoral system, was made public on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Three days later, members convened in advance and met at the St-Pierre Centre in Montreal to discuss the issue.

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