Originally Posted by mcguyver
There would be very little to do. This is not an overhaul of the complete CCC for Christ's sake, this is a simple wording change to the Firearms Act, which can be done in OIC without the need for public consultation or Parliamentary oversight.
Granted, but show me an example where an order in council was used to loosen restrictions? Its a liberal mechanism for tightening the screws without having to be accountable to parliment.