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HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
37th PARLIAMENT, 2nd SESSION
Monday, February 24, 2003
Business of Supply
The Order was read for the consideration of the Business of Supply.
Mr. Keddy (South Shore) , seconded by Mr. Hearn (St. John's West) , moved, — That this House consider the reports of the Auditor General presented in 2002.
Debate arose thereon.
Statements By Members
Pursuant to Standing Order 31, Members made statements.
Pursuant to Standing Order 30(5), the House proceeded to Oral Questions.
Daily Routine Of Business
Tabling of Documents
The Speaker laid upon the Table, — Report of the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for Alberta 2003, pursuant to the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act, R.S. 1985, c. E-3, sbs. 21(1). — Sessional Paper No. 8560-372-459-06. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs)
Mr. Boudria (Minister of State and Leader of the Government in the House of Commons) , seconded by Mr. McCallum (Minister of National Defence) , moved, — That a debate pursuant to Standing Order 53.1 take place on Wednesday, February 26, 2003, on the subject of fisheries.
The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to.
Pursuant to Standing Order 36, petitions certified correct by the Clerk of Petitions were presented as follows:
— by Mr. Szabo (Mississauga South) , one concerning stem cell research (No. 372-1155);
— by Mr. Peric (Cambridge) , one concerning marriage (No. 372-1156);
— by Mr. Robinson (Burnaby—Douglas) , one concerning crimes against humanity (No. 372-1157) and one concerning the income tax system (No. 372-1158).
Business of Supply
The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Keddy (South Shore) , seconded by Mr. Hearn (St. John's West) , in relation to the Business of Supply.
The debate continued.
At 6:30 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 81(19), the proceedings expired.
Petitions Filed with the Clerk of the House
Pursuant to Standing Order 36, a petition certified correct by the Clerk of Petitions was filed as follows:
— by Mr. Bélair (Timmins—James Bay) , one concerning the income tax system (No. 372-1159).
At 6:30 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 38(1), the question “That this House do now adjourn” was deemed to have been proposed.
After debate, the question was deemed to have been adopted.
Accordingly, at 6:56 p.m., the Speaker adjourned the House until tomorrow at 10:00 a.m., pursuant to Standing Order 24(1).