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Notice Paper

No. 22

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

10:00 a.m.


Introduction of Government Bills

March 2, 2009 — The Minister of the Environment — Bill entitled “An Act to amend certain Acts that relate to the environment and to enact provisions respecting the enforcement of certain Acts that relate to the environment”.
Recommendation
(Pursuant to Standing Order 79(2))
Her Excellency the Governor General recommends to the House of Commons the appropriation of public revenue under the circumstances, in the manner and for the purposes set out in a measure entitled “An Act to amend certain Acts that relate to the environment and to enact provisions respecting the enforcement of certain Acts that relate to the environment”.

Introduction of Private Members' Bills

March 2, 2009 — Mr. Kramp (Prince Edward—Hastings) — Bill entitled “An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (elimination of statutory release) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts”.

March 2, 2009 — Ms. Wasylycia-Leis (Winnipeg North) — Bill entitled “An Act to establish and maintain a national Breast Implant Registry”.

March 2, 2009 — Ms. Wasylycia-Leis (Winnipeg North) — Bill entitled “An Act to amend the Excise Tax Act (feminine hygiene products)”.

Notices of Motions (Routine Proceedings)

March 2, 2009 — Mr. Crête (Montmagny—L'Islet—Kamouraska—Rivière-du-Loup) — That the Second Report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, presented on Thursday, February 26, 2009, be concurred in.
Debate — limited to 3 hours, pursuant to Standing Order 66(2).
Voting — not later than the expiry of the time provided for debate.

March 2, 2009 — Mr. Crête (Montmagny—L'Islet—Kamouraska—Rivière-du-Loup) — That the Third Report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, presented on Thursday, February 26, 2009, be concurred in.
Debate — limited to 3 hours, pursuant to Standing Order 66(2).
Voting — not later than the expiry of the time provided for debate.

Questions

Q-692 — March 2, 2009 — Mrs. Mendes (Brossard—La Prairie) — Regarding requests for financial assistance made to the Economic Development Agency of Canada for Quebec Regions for the 2006-2007 and 2007-2008 financial years, by regional office, how many requests were approved and how many were rejected when submitted for the authorization of (i) the Regional Director, (ii) the General Director for Regional Coordination, (iii) the Vice-President for Operations, (iv) the President, (v) the Minister?

Notices of Motions for the Production of Papers

Business of Supply

Government Business

Private Members' Notices of Motions

M-328 — March 2, 2009 — Ms. Black (New Westminster—Coquitlam) — That, in the opinion of the House, the government should establish a national system to provide for the transportation of persons charged with a criminal offence, between jurisdictions, to face prosecution in the jurisdiction where they are alleged to have committed the crime.
M-329 — March 2, 2009 — Ms. Black (New Westminster—Coquitlam) — That, in the opinion of the House, section 753 of the Criminal Code should be amended to allow for the Court of the proper jurisdiction to designate a person convicted of a serious violent crime as a dangerous offender at any time after the imposition of a sentence.
M-330 — March 2, 2009 — Ms. Black (New Westminster—Coquitlam) — That, in the opinion of the House, the government should support fire chiefs across Canada by encouraging the National Research Council to amend the Building and Fire Codes to include mandatory sprinkler systems in newly-built homes.
M-331 — March 2, 2009 — Mr. Karygiannis (Scarborough—Agincourt) — That the House recognize the constitutional name of the nation, previously known as the British Somaliland protectorate, as the Republic of Somaliland.
M-332 — March 2, 2009 — Mr. Karygiannis (Scarborough—Agincourt) — That the House acknowledge that between 1916 and 1923, up to 350,000 Greek Pontians were killed by the Ottoman Empire in massacres, persecution and death marches and condemn this act as genocide.
M-333 — March 2, 2009 — Mr. Karygiannis (Scarborough—Agincourt) — That, in the opinion of the House, the government should enhance the safety of the Canadian public by establishing, in a public and private partnership, repositories for firearms for long guns and hand guns, in urban communities with populations over 40,000 persons.
M-334 — March 2, 2009 — Mr. Julian (Burnaby—New Westminster) — That the House express its concern over (i) the ongoing imprisonment by the Ethiopian Government of Ms. Birtukan Mideksa, President of the Unity for Democracy and Justice Party, originally pardoned of all charges against her before being arrested on December 28, 2008, (ii) her re-imprisonment without a formal hearing as guaranteed by Ethiopian law, (iii) her not been given full access to a lawyer, (iv) international monitoring organizations not been given access to her, (v) her limited contact with close family members; and furthermore, that the House call on the government to make use of every means at its disposal, in addition to working with its allies in the international community and at the United Nations, to exert maximum pressure on the Ethiopian Government to unconditionally release Ms. Mideksa and allow her to participate fully and peacefully in her position as the leader of a political party.

Private Members' Business

C-300 — February 9, 2009 — Mr. McKay (Scarborough—Guildwood) — Second reading and reference to the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development of Bill C-300, An Act respecting Corporate Accountability for the Activities of Mining, Oil or Gas in Developing Countries.

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