Voici les faits saillants des modifications législatives proposées dans ce projet de loi, repartis en 8 grands thèmes :
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse
Sophisticated businesses operating in Canada often confront a dilemma caused by defence policy objectives of the United States of America. American law affects activities in Canada by, for example, controlling who can access defence-related technology (even if the immediate application of that technology is not a military application), currency transfers, and even airplane pilot training. But these US requirements, which are often backstopped by the threat of multi-million dollar fines, may spark allegations of discrimination under Canadian human rights legislation.