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Parliamentary Business

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 (42nd Parliament, 1st Session)

Members of Parliament participate in House of Commons sittings, committee meetings and diplomatic events.

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017
23 8 2017

2017-06-22

Returns and Reports deposited with the Clerk of the House - Summer 2017

During the adjournment period, returns, reports or other papers required to be laid before the House pursuant to an Act of Parliament or a Standing Order of the House may be deposited with the Clerk on Wednesday, July 19 and on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, pursuant to Standing Order 32(1).

Please note that the list of all returns and reports deposited with the Clerk on each designated tabling day during the adjournment will be published in the Journals and will be available at the end of each tabling day on the House of Commons’ Website.

In the House, Members come together to make laws, hold the government to account and decide on the affairs of the country.

The House is adjourned until Monday, September 18, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. (EDT).

The House is not scheduled to sit on (Wednesday, August 23, 2017)
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In committees, Members undertake studies on departmental spending, legislation and issues related to their mandate, after which they report their conclusions to the House.

Committees

Meetings (Wednesday, August 23, 2017)

There are no meetings planned for that date.

Members further Canada's interests at international conferences and meetings and promote democracy, economic and social ties with other nations.

Parliamentary Diplomacy

Events (Wednesday, August 23, 2017)