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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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    >>Commercial surrogacy, production of babies for sale and profit, prohibiting, S.O. 31, 8638(138:1415)

Babra, Surjit see Discrimination and racism

Bachand, André (PC--Richmond--Arthabaska; PC/DR Coalition--Richmond--Arthabaska as of September 13, 2001 until April 9, 2002; PC--Richmond--Arthabaska as of April 10, 2002)

Bachand, Claude (BQ--Saint-Jean)

Back pain see Chiropractors

Backbenchers see Liberal government (Chrétien); Members of Parliament--Role

Backcountry Safety Day

    >>September 8, 2001, designating, S.O. 31, 4263(66:1400)

Baffin Island region, NT see Marine conservation areas

Bagnell, Larry (Lib.--Yukon)

Bagotville, QC see Drinking water contamination

Baie Chaleur Airlines Inc,

Baie Comeau, QC see Cargill Limited

Bail see Justice system

Bailey, Garnet "Ace" see United States, September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks--Canadian victims

Bailey, Roy (CA--Souris--Moose Mountain)

Baird, Dr. Patricia

    >>Genetics researcher, Order of Canada recipient, S.O. 31, 1318(23:1405)

Baker, Hon. George (Lib.--Gander--Grand Falls; resignation effective March 25, 2002)

    >>Gagliano, references, 9836-7(159:1520-5)
    >>Privilege, Lalonde (rights of Members breached), 9836-7(159:1520-5)
    >>References see House of Commons vacancies--Gander--Grand Falls constituency

Bakopanos, Eleni (Lib.--Ahuntsic; Assistant Deputy Chairman ofCommittees of the Whole House)

Bal des Moissons

    >>Agricultural awards ceremony, winners, congratulating, S.O. 31, 7704(121:1105)

Balance of payments

Balance, Transparency and Engagement after the Quebec Summit see Foreign Affairs and International Trade Standing Committee--Reports, Fourth

Bald eagle see Species at risk (endangered species)

Balkans see Canadian Armed Forces--Peacekeeping operations

Ball, Bobby

    >>British Columbia northern pioneer, big game guide outfitter, death, tribute, S.O. 31, 10233(165:1410)

Ballard fuel cells see Automobiles/motor vehicles--Electric

Ballard Power Systems Inc. see Technology Partnerships Canada--Loans/investments, Cabinet approval requirement

Ballast water exchange see Fisheries--Research and development, Funding

Balsillie Collection of Roy Studio Images see Arts and culture

Baltic states

    >>Baltic evening, May 22, 2002, S.O. 31, 11987(196:1115)

Banff, AB see G-8 Summit (Kananaskis, AB, June 2002)--Expenditures

Banff National Park

    >>Ecological integrity, preserving, difficulties, 4041(62:1105-10)
    >>Tourism, $700,000 million earnings, 4041(62:1110)

Bank Act (amdt.--bank mergers)(Bill C-226)--Nystrom

    >>First reading, 259(7:1005)
    >>See also Banks and financial institutions--Mergers, House of Commons approving

Bank for International Settlements (BIS) see Aircraft industry--Canada-Brazil dispute; Securities industry--Securities and derivatives clearing houses

Bank of Canada

    >>Auditors, Arthur Andersen LLP, replacing, o.q., 10653(173:1450)
    >>Dodge, David, Governor see Bank of Canada--Governor; Border, Canada-United States--Security, Trade; Currency--Single currency; Dollar exchange rate--Decline; Economy/economic conditions--United States, September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
    >>Garneau, Raymond, board member, dismissal, Prime Minister Chrétien, criticism, relationship, o.q., 13001-2(211:1140)
    >>Gold sales
    >>>Policy, qu., 6529(101:1510)
    >>>See also Gold mining industry--Production volume
    >>Governor, Gordon Thiessen retirement, David Dodge appointment, S.O. 31, 102-3(4:1410)
    >>See also Canada Savings Bonds--Administration; Dollar exchange rate; Interest rates; Monetary policy; National debt

Bank of Montreal

    >>Small business loans initiative, prime rate, S.O. 31, 8281(132:1100)
    >>See also Banks and financial institutions--Mergers; Impaired driving--Combatting, MADD red ribbon campaign

Bank of Nova Scotia see Banks and financial institutions--International activities; Budget deficit; Credit cards

Banking, Trade and Commerce Senate Standing Committee see Drugs and pharmaceuticals--Generic drugs, Notice of compliance; Money laundering--Legislation


    >>Households, increasing
    >>>29,200 in 1989, 85,000 in 1997, 317(7:1610)
    >>>Gambling revenue, increasing, relationship, 319(7:1615-20)
    >>Workers wages, priority over other creditors, 164(5:1205), 3957-66(61:1105-205), 8401(134:1010)
    >>>See also Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (amdt.--unpaid wages to rank first in priority in distribution)(Bill C-203); Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (amdt.--unpaid wages to rank first in priority in distribution)(Bill C-423)
    >>See also Airlines--Decline of industry; Algoma Steel Inc.; Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)--Loans; Banks and financial institutions--Mergers; Canada 3000 Inc.--United States, September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks; Farm income crisis--Farmers, Money Nuclear waste--Contaminated land; Sagkeeng Indian Band--Wing Construction; Securities industry--Securities and derivatives clearing houses; Student loans; WestJet Airlines

Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (amdt.--unpaid wages to rank first in priority in distribution)(Bill C-203)--Martin, Pat

    >>First reading, 164(5:1205)
    >>Second reading, 3957-66(61:1105-205)
    >>>Dropped from Order Paper, 3966(61:1205)
    >>See also Bankruptcy--Workers wages

Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (amdt.--unpaid wages to rank first in priority in distribution)(Bill C-423)--Martin, Pat

    >>First reading, 8401(134:1010)
    >>See also Bankruptcy--Workers wages

Banks and financial institutions