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The Hansard Index is the key to information about what is said by Members of Parliament in the House of Commons during the 37th Parliament, 1st Session. The subject entries will either provide reference to a page number or, a combination of page number followed by the issue sitting number and time checks in the daily Hansard.

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Canada Foundation for Sustainable Development Technology Act (Bill C-46)(36th Parl., 2nd Sess.) see Canada Foundation for Sustainable Development Technology--Legislation

Canada-France Interparliamentary Association

    >>French parliamentary delegation, S.O. 31, 1906(32:1410)
    >>See also Interparliamentary delegations--Reports

Canada Fund for Africa see Africa--Canadian Aid

Canada Fund for Africa Act see Budget Implementation Act, 2001 (Bill C-49)

Canada-Germany Income Tax Convention see Income Tax Conventions Implementation Act, 2001 (Bill S-31)

Canada-Germany Science and Technology Agreement see High technology industry

Canada Health Act

Canada Health Act (amdt.--conditions for contributions)(Bill C-280)--Gouk

    >>First reading, 1168(21:1505-10)
    >>See also Firefighters/emergency response personnel--Infectious disease exposure; Police--Infectious disease exposure

Canada Health Act (amdt.--linguistic duality)(Bill C-407)--Bélanger

    >>First reading, 6801-2(107:1010)
    >>See also Health care system--Access, Official language of choice

Canada Health and Social Transfer (CHST)

Canada Health Day

Canada Health Infoway

    >>Contracts, rules governing, etc., qu., 12917-8(210:1015)
    >>Funding, $500 million, accountability, lack, o.q., 10601-2(172:1140)
    >>Maldorf, Eric, Chair, Board of Directors, Liberal Party donor, possible conflict of interest, o.q., 10601(172:1140), 10723(174:1450)
    >>Mandate, board of directors, etc.
    >>>o.q., 10723(174:1450)
    >>>qu., 12917(210:1015)
    >>Media consultation contract, awarding to Columbia Communications, Liberal Party connections, etc., o.q., 10723(174:1450)

Canada Health Network see Health Department

Canada Information Office (CIO)

    >>Budget, 150% increase, program transfers, o.q., 1327(23:1455)
    >>Contracts, awarding to friends/supporters of Liberal Party, 398(9:1150)
    >>Employment policy, conforming to other agencies, o.q., 1327(23:1455)
    >>Estimates see Estimates--2000-2001, supplementary (A), Public Works and Government Services Department--Estimates--2001-2002, Main, Public Works and Government Services Department
    >>Financial resources, government use for partisan purposes, o.q., 3746-7(57:1455)
    >>Information programs, funding, making public, Robert Guy Scully, "Heritage Minutes" case, relationship, S.O. 31, 6519(101:1410)
    >>See also Quebec--Education

Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement see Free trade--Israel

Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act (amdt.)(Bill C-439)--Paquette

    >>First reading, 10243(165:1510)
    >>See also Free trade--Israel, Products produced in occupied territories

Canada-Italy Business Council

    >>Inaugural meeting, International Trade Minister Pettigrew attendance, trade role, etc., o.q., 8175(130:1455)

Canada-Japan Interparliamentary Group see Interparliamentary delegations--Reports

Canada Jobs Fund see Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec

Canada Labour Code

    >>Workers, protecting, reviewing, o.q., 1775(30:1155)
    >>See also Employees--Vacation; Right to Work Act (Bill C-453)

Canada Labour Code (amdt.)(Bill C-340)--Guay

    >>First reading, 3352(52:1010)
    >>Second reading, 6994-7001(110:1255-350)
    >>>Dropped from Order Paper, 7001(110:1350)
    >>See also Occupational health and safety--Pregnant or nursing workers

Canada Labour Code (amdt.)(Bill C-472)--Guay

    >>First reading, 12195(199:1525)
    >>See also Labour disputes/strikes/lockouts--Strikebreakers

Canada Labour Code (amdt.--defibrillators in the work place)(Bill C-471)--Phinney

    >>First reading, 12043(197:1515)
    >>See also Occupational health and safety--Defibrillators

Canada Labour Code and Public Service Staff relations Act (amdt.--scabs and essential services)(Bill C-413)--Fournier

    >>First reading, 7271(114:1535)
    >>See also Labour disputes/strikes/lockouts--Strikebreakers

Canada Labour Code, Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act and Public Service Staff Relations Act (amdt.--prohibited provision in a collective agreement)(Bill C-375)--Guay

    >>First reading, 4849(75:1205-10)
    >>See also Collective agreements--"Orphan clauses"

Canada Labour Relations Board (former)

    >>Weatherill, Ted, former chair, expense account, 2445(38:1545), 2879(44:1645)

Canada Lands Company

    >>Federal lands
    >>>Disposal since 1993, ro., 8490(135:1530)
    >>>Quebec, disposal between 1997 and 2001, M. for Production of Papers (Pankiw), agreed to, 9893(160:1530)
    >>Gagliano, former Public Works and Government Services minister, patronage, interference allegations, inquiry, requesting, etc., 8448(134:1525), 8876(142:1220), 9106(146:1505)
    >>>Charest, Robert, hiring, relationship, o.q., 8997(144:1445-50), 9028(145:1450), 9104(146:1500)
    >>>Grant, Jon, former chairman, statement, 8332-3(133:1500-5), 8926(143:1500-5)
    >>>>Parliamentary committee appearance, government preventing, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) investigation, government refusal, etc., 9229(149:1015), 9230(149:1025), 9231(149:1030)
    >>>o.q., 8329(133:1445), 9104(146:1455)
    >>>S.O. 31, 9022(145:1415)
    >>Grand SAM Award, development industry award, S.O. 31, 1158(21:1410)
    >>Montréal, QC, $12 million property, $4 million sale price, 8448(134:1525)
    >>>Investigation, request, o.q., 8329-30(133:1445-50), 9028(145:1450), 9588(155:1500)

Canada Loves New York campaign see United States, September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks--Canadian response

Canada Marine Act (amdt.)(Bill C-253)--Crête

    >>First reading, 383-4(9:1010)
    >>Second reading, 4196-204(64:1715-810)
    >>>Dropped from Order Paper, 4204(64:1810)
    >>See also Ports/harbours--Regional ports/harbours

Canada Marriage Act (Bill C-266)--Pankiw

    >>First reading, 701(13:1515)
    >>See also Marriage--Definition; Marriage (Prohibited Degrees) Act

Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation

    >>Establishment, 8314(133:1310)
    >>Excellence awards
    >>>Ananou, Alexandrine, Lower Canada College, recipient, S.O. 31, 12256(200:1355)
    >>>Beauharnois--Salaberry constituency, Jean-Michel Leduc, recipient, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12388(202:1400)
    >>>>Carignan, Mathieu, Saint-Césaire, QC, recipient, S.O. 31, 3795(58:1415)
    >>>Charleswood St. James--Assiniboia constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12342(201:1100)
    >>>Cheng, Albert, recipient, congratulating, S.O. 31, 4583(71:1415)
    >>>Dietrich, Greg, recipient, congratulating, S.O. 31, 11831(193:1405)
    >>>Fredericton constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12767(207:1400)
    >>>Halifax West constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12951(210:1400)
    >>>Hamilton, ON, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12667(205:1355)
    >>>Hamilton West constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 11874(194:1405)
    >>>Hull--Aylmer constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12387-8(202:1400)
    >>>Kelowna constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12766(207:1400)
    >>>Niagara Falls constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12600(204:1405)
    >>>Oxford constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12667(205:1400)
    >>>Perth--Middlesex constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 11873(194:1405)
    >>>Saint-Lambert constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 12599(204:1405)
    >>>Satyanarayana, Sai Krishna, recipient, congratulating, S.O. 31, 4583(71:1415)
    >>>Shefford constituency, recipients, congratulating, S.O. 31, 11944-5(195:1405)
    >>>Vancouver Kingsway constituency, six constituents, recipients, S.O. 31, 3923-4(60:1100)
    >>Landry, Yves, head, appointment announced before legislation passed, 6669(104:1500)

Canada millennium scholarships

    >>Federal funding, 8356(133:1755), 12277(200:1610)
    >>Funds, providing to provinces, alternative, 12290(200:1750)
    >>Role, etc., 8147(129:1715), 8317(133:1330), 8452(134:1555)
    >>See also Education, post-secondary--Canadian opportunities strategy; Millennium scholarship fund

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

    >>Estimates see Estimates--2001-2002, Main, Public Works and Government Services Department
    >>Russian Federation, national housing code, developmental aid, providing, housing export market, impact, o.q., 3618(55:1200)
    >>See also Creuso, Maurizio--Gagliano; Disabled and handicapped persons; Housing--Affordable, Affordability and Choice Today Program (ACT)--Financing-- Home maintenance--Rental housing

Canada mortgage bonds see Housing--Affordable financing

Canada National Marine Conservation Areas Act (Bill C-10)--Minister of Canadian Heritage (Copps)

Canada-Newfoundland Offshore Petroleum Board see Marine conservation areas--Safety measures

Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board see Marine conservation areas--Safety measures; Oil and gas industry--Cape Breton coast exploration

Canada Opera Festival 2002

    >>Canadian opera, featuring, S.O. 31, 10876(177:1100)

Canada-Pakistan relations

    >>Canada resumption of diplomatic relations with India, impact, o.q., 2228-9(36:1445)

Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

Canada Pension Plan (amdt.)(Bill C-475)--Harb

Canada Pension Plan and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board Act (amdt.)(Bill C-58)--Minister of Finance (Manley)

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Canada-Peru Income Tax Convention see Income Tax Conventions Implementation Act, 2001 (Bill S-31)

Canada-Philippines relations

Canada Ports Corporation Act see Marine transportation--Shipowners liability for carriage of goods/passengers, Legislation

Canada Post Act (amdt.--mail contractors)(Bill C-404)--Lebel

    >>First reading, 6555(102:1005)
    >>Second reading, 12210-18(199:1730-1830)
    >>Dropped from Order Paper, 12218(199:1830)
    >>See also Postal workers--Rural route carriers

Canada Post Corporation

    >>150th anniversary, celebrating, S.O. 31, 2907(45:1105)
    >>Courier companies, challenging under General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS), S.O. 31, 2116(34:1410)
    >>Courier services, United Parcel Service (UPS) North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Chapter 11 court challenge, 2409(37:2600), 2421(37:2735), 3355(52:1020), 3357(52:1040), 3368(52:1150), 3373(52:1230), 3375(52:1240), 3419(52:1710), 3913(59:1830), 5726(88:1235), 5754(89:1235), 5755(89:1245-50)
    >>>Canadian Union of Postal Workers, appearance, refused
    >>>>o.q., 6841(107:1445)
    >>>>S.O. 31, 6725(105:1405)
    >>>o.q., 3740(57:1420), 4903-4(76:1420)
    >>Estimates see Estimates--2001-2002, Main, Public Works and Government Services Department
    >>Mail redirection, sale of new addresses to direct mail companies, privacy issues, o.q., 10311-2(166:1500)
    >>Official Languages Act, compliance, o.q., 778(14:1455)
    >>Patronage appointments, 6711(105:1210)
    >>President, CEOs, travel, expenses, reasons, qu., 4715-6(73:1525)
    >>See also Creuso, Maurizio--Gagliano; Estimates--2001-2002, Main, Indian Affairs and Northern Development Department; Post offices; Postage stamps; Postal workers

Canada Post Corporation Act see Postal workers--Rural route carriers

Canada Public Safety Information Network (CPSIN)

    >>Electronic information sharing databank, national, 8686-7(139:1055-100)

Canada Research Chairs see Research and development

Canada-Russia relations

    >>Diplomatic relations, formal recognition, 1942, 60th anniversary, S.O. 31, 12834(208:1400)

Canada-Saskatchewan adjustment program see Farm income crisis

Canada Savings Bonds

    >>Administration, EDS Canada Inc. United States owned firm, takeover from Bank of Canada, 6820-1(107:1230), 8107(129:1235)
    >>>S.O. 31, 8990(144:1410)
    >>Feasibility, 12988-9(211:1015-20)

Canada Seat Belt Act (Bill C-366)--Harb

    >>First reading, 4536(70:1210)
    >>See also Seat belts--Requiring

Canada-Senegal Income Tax Convention see Income Tax Conventions Implementation Act, 2001 (Bill S-31)

Canada Shipping Act

    >>Amendments, Transportation Appeal Tribunal of Canada Act (Bill C-34) provisions, 6614(103:1055)
    >>See also Marine transportation--Legislation--Shipowners liability for carriage of goods/passengers, Legislation; Transportation Appeal Tribunal of Canada--Legislation, Acts amended

Canada Shipping Act, 2000 (Bill C-35)(36th Parl., 2nd Sess.) see Marine transportation--Legislation, Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (Bill C-14)

Canada Shipping Act, 2001 (Bill C-14)--Minister of Transport (Collenette)

    >>First reading, 1428(24:1655)
    >>Second reading, 1494-512(26:1155-355), 1657-66(28:1620-30), agreed to, 1777(30:1205)
    >>Transport and Government Operations Standing Committee
    >>>Referral, 1777(30:1205)
    >>>Reported, with amdts., 3525(54:1000)
    >>Report stage, concurrence, agreed to, 3893(59:1625)
    >>Third reading, 3893-9(59:1625-705), agreed to, 3899(59:1705), passed.
    >>Royal Assent, 6856(107:1640) Chap. 26, S.C. 2001
    >>See also Fishing vessels--Transport Department small vessel registry; Marine Transportation passim; Oil spills--Prevention and response; Transportation Appeal Tribunal of Canada--Legislation, Acts amended

Canada-Slovak Republic Income Tax Convention see Income Tax Conventions Implementation Act, 2001 (Bill S-31)

Canada-Slovak Republic Social Security Agreement

    >>May 12, 2001 signing, S.O. 31, 4581(71:1405)

Canada-Slovenia Income Tax Convention see Income Tax Conventions Implementation Act, 2001 (Bill S-31)

Canada-Soviet 1975 summit series see Hockey--Henderson, Paul

Canada Steamship Lines Inc.

    >>Martin, Finance Minister, ownership
    >>>Ships registered in foreign countries, 1660(28:1640-5)
    >>>>Income tax avoidance factor, 1509(26:1335-40)
    >>>>o.q., 105(4:1420), 1039(19:1415)
    >>>See also Income tax agreements, conventions and treaties--Tax havens

Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund see Strategic Infrastructure Foundation--Government policy reversal

Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund Act see Budget Implementation Act, 2001 (Bill C-49)

Canada Strong and Free see Defence equipment--Military helicopters, Corvettes

Canada Student Loans see Student loans

Canada study grants see Education, post-secondary--Funding

Canada Summer Games 2001

    >>London Alliance, S.O. 31, 1973-4(33:1405)

Canada-Taiwan Parliamentary Friendship Group see Interparliamentary delegations--Reports

Canada-Taiwan relations

Canada Transportation Act see Airlines--Foreign ownership; Transportation Appeal Tribunal of Canada--Legislation, Acts amended

Canada Transportation Act (amdt.)(Bill C-436)--Casson

    >>First reading, 9891(160:1515)
    >>See also Children--Minors

Canada-Ukraine relations

Canada-United Kingdom Interparliamentary Association see Interparliamentary delegations--Reports

Canada-United States Acid Rain Protocol see Acid rain

Canada-United States Air Quality Agreement

    >>Implementing, Throne Speech commitment, 14(2:1530), 274(7:1135)
    >>Ozone annex
    >>>Government expenditures, $120 million, etc., o.q., 3315(51:1440), 5667(87:1500)
    >>>Signing, 144(5:1010)
    >>See also Automobiles/motor vehicles--Air pollution emissions/smog

Canada-United States Auto Pact

Canada-United States Automotive Products Agreement of 1965 see Canada-United States Auto-Pact

Canada-United States border see Border, Canada-United States

Canada-United States Interparliamentary Group see Border, Canada-United States; Interparliamentary delegations--Reports

Canada-United States Joint Statement of Cooperation on Border Security and Regional Migration see Border, Canada-United States--Security

Canada-United States relations

    >>Cabinet level quarterly meetings, Progressive Conservative Party/Democratic Representative Caucus Coalition proposal, 5127(79:1250-55)
    >>Chrétien, Jean, Prime Minister and Raymond Chrétien, former Canadian Ambassador to United States, remarks re United States Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush, impact, o.q., 11719(191:1155)
    >>Enhancing, parliamentary/congressional members, relationships, S.O. 31, 12099(198:1405)
    >>See also Foreign policy; Mulroney, Right Hon. Brian

Canada-United States Softwood Lumber Agreement/dispute