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Resources by Document Type - Laws and Regulations > Understanding the Law

This guide offers you quick access to basic resources for laws and regulations

Understanding the law... really?

It is both ambitious and unrealistic to assume that the links provided in this section will finally allow you to understand laws and legal prose.

However, in recent years, excellent work has been carried out to simplify legal documents. In fact, on the websites provided below, you will find some very interesting initiatives implemented to familiarize citizens with their rights. You’ll find answers to various questions from citizenship to jobs, to name but a few.

Some noteworthy websites


Consult this Québec work for an overview of the Canadian Copyright Act.

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