In 2015, Bill S-214, a bill to end cosmetic testing on animals was introduced in the Canadian Senate. The bill garnered widespread support across all political parties, but sadly, not enough to see it through to the finish line. The bill died on the order paper before the federal election in 2019.
This doesn’t mean the interest of Canadians to end cosmetic testing on animals has waned. We want to let our government know that we care about this issue and we want Canada to take a global leadership role in ending animal testing in cosmetics.
Let’s introduce a “Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act”.