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HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
40th PARLIAMENT, 3rd SESSION

Journals

No. 56

Friday, June 4, 2010

10:00 a.m.



Prayers
Government Orders

The House resumed consideration at report stage of Bill C-9, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 4, 2010 and other measures, as reported by the Standing Committee on Finance without amendment;

And of the motions in Group No. 2 (Motions Nos. 3 to 15).

Group No. 2

Motion No. 3 of Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), seconded by Mr. Atamanenko (British Columbia Southern Interior), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 1885.

Motion No. 4 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2137.

Motion No. 5 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2138.

Motion No. 6 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2139.

Motion No. 7 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2140.

Motion No. 8 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2141.

Motion No. 9 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2142.

Motion No. 10 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2143.

Motion No. 11 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2144.

Motion No. 12 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2145.

Motion No. 13 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2146.

Motion No. 14 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2147.

Motion No. 15 of Mr. Mulcair (Outremont), seconded by Ms. Charlton (Hamilton Mountain), — That Bill C-9 be amended by deleting Clause 2148.

The debate continued on the motions in Group No. 2.

Statements By Members

Pursuant to Standing Order 31, Members made statements.

Oral Questions

Pursuant to Standing Order 30(5), the House proceeded to Oral Questions.

Daily Routine Of Business

Tabling of Documents

Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Mr. Lukiwski (Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Government in the House of Commons) laid upon the Table, — Government responses, pursuant to Standing Order 36(8), to the following petitions:

— Nos. 403-0414 and 403-0415 concerning the Criminal Code of Canada. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-403-23-05;

— Nos. 403-0417, 403-0418, 403-0436, 403-0442 to 403-0444, 403-0447, 403-0460 and 403-0491 concerning the Canada Post Corporation. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-403-21-09;

— Nos. 403-0419, 403-0430, 403-0439, 403-0452, 403-0468, 403-0472, 403-0483, 403-0488 and 403-0495 concerning transportation. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-403-7-09;

— No. 403-0428 concerning port authorities. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-403-73-01;

— No. 403-0435 concerning national holidays. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-403-72-01;

— Nos. 403-0437 and 403-0441 concerning the situation in Egypt. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-403-53-02;

— Nos. 403-0448 and 403-0449 concerning the situation in Israel. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-403-36-03.


Introduction of Government Bills

Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Mr. Hill (Leader of the Government in the House of Commons) for Mr. Baird (Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities), seconded by Mr. O'Connor (Minister of State), Bill C-33, An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act and to make consequential amendments to the Canada Transportation Act, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.


Presenting Petitions

Pursuant to Standing Order 36, petitions certified correct by the Clerk of Petitions were presented as follows:

— by Mr. Maloway (Elmwood—Transcona), one concerning correctional facilities (No. 403-0619);

— by Mr. Thibeault (Sudbury), one concerning cruelty to animals (No. 403-0620);

— by Mr. Julian (Burnaby—New Westminster), one concerning the tax system (No. 403-0621);

— by Mr. Gravelle (Nickel Belt), one concerning China (No. 403-0622) and one concerning the fishing industry (No. 403-0623);

— by Mr. Bigras (Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie), one concerning Old Age Security benefits (No. 403-0624).

Government Orders

The House resumed consideration at report stage of Bill C-9, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 4, 2010 and other measures, as reported by the Standing Committee on Finance without amendment;

And of the motions in Group No. 2 (Motions Nos. 3 to 15).

The debate continued on the motions in Group No. 2.

At 1:15 p.m., pursuant to Order made Thursday, June 3, 2010, under the provisions of Standing Order 78(3), the Speaker interrupted the proceedings.

The question was put on Motion No. 3 and, pursuant to Standing Order 76.1(8), the recorded division was deferred.

The question was put on Motion No. 4 and, pursuant to Standing Order 76.1(8), the recorded division, which also applies to Motions Nos. 5 to 15, was deferred.

Pursuant to Standing Order 76.1(8), the House proceeded to the taking of the deferred recorded divisions at report stage of Bill C-9, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 4, 2010 and other measures, as reported by the Standing Committee on Finance without amendment.

Pursuant to Standing Order 45, the recorded divisions were further deferred until Monday, June 7, 2010, at the ordinary hour of daily adjournment.

Private Members' Business

At 1:17 p.m., by unanimous consent, the House proceeded to the consideration of Private Members' Business.

The Order was read for the consideration at report stage of Bill C-395, An Act to amend the Employment Insurance Act (labour dispute), as reported by the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities with an amendment.

Mr. André (Berthier—Maskinongé), seconded by Mr. Laforest (Saint-Maurice—Champlain), moved, — That the Bill, as amended, be concurred in at report stage.

The question was put on the motion and, pursuant to Standing Order 98(4), the recorded division was deferred until Wednesday, June 9, 2010, immediately before the time provided for Private Members' Business.

Adjournment

At 1:19 p.m., the Speaker adjourned the House until Monday at 11:00 a.m., pursuant to Standing Order 24(1).