The pledge could pull votes away from the New Democrats and Conservatives.
Royal assent was granted late Monday shortly after senators approved Bill C-89 by a vote of 53-25.
The Liberals insist they are taking an appropriate amount of time finding replacements.
A byelection has yet to be called for the riding the NDP leader hopes to win.
Feds are on pace to post a $19.4-billion deficit in 2018-19, $1.3 billion higher than the projection in last February’s budget.
Employers and labour groups divided on the issue of drug testing.
Feds faced with big labour challenges, dealing with increasing automation and gig economy.
Provinces have until the weekend to submit their plans for federal scrutiny; failing grades will lead to Ottawa’s imposition of a carbon price.
Liberals also want to see more transparency for political messaging on social media.
One lawmaker called the Ontario legislature a “toxic environment”.
Commission will be led by former BC premier Gordon Campbell.
What went wrong? Liberals spent $10 million spent to capture seven seats.
They had planned to support a Conservative amendment indefinitely deferring implementation of Bill C-45.
Liberals will post a $22.1-billion shortfall this fiscal year, $4 billion more than $18.1 billion projection.
Told supporters he wants to bring back jobs in the manufacturing sector, be more business friendly.