Pursuant to Standing Order 45, the House proceeded to the taking of the deferred recorded division on the motion of Mr. Collenette (Minister of Transport), seconded by Mrs. Stewart (Minister of Human Resources Development), — That Bill C-26, An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act and the Railway Safety Act, to enact the VIA Rail Canada Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts, be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Transport.
The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on the following division: (Division No. 79 -- Vote no 79)
YEAS: 195, NAYS: 55
Accordingly, the Bill was read the second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Transport.