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HOUSE OF COMMONS OF CANADA
42nd PARLIAMENT, 1st SESSION

Journals

No. 253

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

10:00 a.m.



Prayer
Daily Routine Of Business

Presenting Reports from Committees

Mr. Nault (Kenora), from the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, presented the 14th Report of the Committee, "Moving the Relationship Forward: NAFTA Modernization and North American Trilateral Cooperation". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-339.

Pursuant to Standing Order 109, the Committee requested that the government table a comprehensive response.

A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meetings Nos. 56, 57, 59, 63 to 65, 76 and 82) was tabled.


Presenting Petitions

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

— by Mr. Genuis (Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan), one concerning China (No. 421-01999);

— by Mr. Marcil (Mirabel), one concerning tobacco (No. 421-02000);

— by Mrs. Wagantall (Yorkton—Melville), one concerning Christianity (No. 421-02001).

Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Ms. Petitpas Taylor (Minister of Health), seconded by Ms. Duncan (Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities), — That Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Tobacco Act and the Non-smokers’ Health Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts, be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Health.

The debate continued.

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.

Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Ms. Petitpas Taylor (Minister of Health), seconded by Ms. Duncan (Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities), — That Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Tobacco Act and the Non-smokers’ Health Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts, be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Health.

The debate continued.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on division.

Accordingly, Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Tobacco Act and the Non-smokers’ Health Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts, was read the second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Health.


The Order was read for the consideration at report stage of Bill S-2, An Act to amend the Motor Vehicle Safety Act and to make a consequential amendment to another Act, as reported by the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities with amendments.

Ms. Gould (Minister of Democratic Institutions) for Mr. Garneau (Minister of Transport), seconded by Mr. Hussen (Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship), moved, — That the Bill, as amended, be concurred in at report stage.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to.

Accordingly, the Bill, as amended, was concurred in at report stage.

Pursuant to Standing Order 76.1(11), Ms. Gould (Minister of Democratic Institutions) for Mr. Garneau (Minister of Transport), seconded by Mr. Hussen (Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship), moved, — That the Bill be now read a third time and do pass.

Debate arose thereon.

Private Members' Business

At 5:30 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 30(6), the House proceeded to the consideration of Private Members' Business.

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Ms. Hardcastle (Windsor—Tecumseh), seconded by Mr. Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby), — That Bill C-348, An Act to amend the Department of Employment and Social Development Act (persons with disabilities), be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities.

The debate continued.

The question was put on the motion and, pursuant to Standing Order 93(1), the recorded division was deferred until Wednesday, January 31, 2018, immediately before the time provided for Private Members' Business.

Adjournment Proceedings

At 6:23 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 6:54 p.m., the Speaker adjourned the House until tomorrow at 2:00 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 24(1).