After months of delay, the third reading of Bill S-219 was begun by Senator Tkatchuk with the support of Senator Carignan and Senator Housakos on June 13th, 2017. However, in subsequent days they did not resume the debate and the final vote is postponed on this bill until after the summer recess of the Parliament.
ICC: Government Must Ensure Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents Are Not Targeted by Trump's Travel Ban
Letter from ICC Policy Chair Pouyan Tabasinejad to Minister of Citizenship, Refugees and Immigration, Hon. Ahmed Hussen regarding the recent developments in the U.S Travel Ban.
Here is an announcement from the ICC Secretary about appointment of executive officers and department chairs:Read more
ICC Calls for Investigation into the Activities of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies (FDD)
In recent weeks several concerning stories have been reported in news media that are of direct concern to Canadian politicians and citizens regarding the activities of the American organization Foundation for the Defense of Democracies. The Iranian Canadian Congress calls for investigation into the activities of the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies (FDD):Read more
Here you can find a list of candlelight vigils organized by the ICC and other community groups across Canada to remember the victims of recent terrorist attacks in Tehran:Read more
Here is the final report from the 2017 Election Committee of the Iranian Canadian Congress:Read more
Dear ICC Members,
The Election Committee would like to welcome you to participate in the 2017 Iranian
Canadian Congress elections.
The elections will be held on May 28 th , 2017 from 11am – 4pm at the North York Civic
Centre - Chamber.
Please take note of the following important details:
Here is a final call from the ICC board secretary regarding membership deadlines:Read more
Please find attached the letter that the ICC's Public Relations and Communications Chair Tayaz Fakhry wrote on behalf of the Iranian Canadian Congress responding to an opinion piece published by Michael Petrou on CBC's website .Read more