Pursuant to Order made Monday, March 17, 2003, the House proceeded to the putting of the question on the motion of Mr. Boudria (Minister of State and Leader of the Government in the House of Commons), seconded by Mr. Collenette (Minister of Transport), — That Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act and the Income Tax Act (political financing), be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs.
The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on the following division: (Division No. 55 -- Vote no 55)
YEAS: 200, NAYS: 50
Accordingly, the Bill was read the second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs.