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42nd PARLIAMENT, 1st SESSION

Journals

No. 392

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

10:00 a.m.



Prayer
Daily Routine Of Business

Tabling of Documents
The Speaker laid upon the Table, — Work Plan of the Parliamentary Budget Officer for 2019-2020, pursuant to the Parliament of Canada Act, R.S., 1985, c. P-1, sbs. 79.13. — Sessional Paper No. 8560-421-1141-02.

Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Mr. Lamoureux (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:

— No. 421-03192 concerning national historic sites. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-161-05;
— Nos. 421-03194 and 421-03195 concerning health care services. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-31-58;
— No. 421-03196 concerning China. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-13-32;
— No. 421-03198 concerning warships. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-229-03;
— No. 421-03199 concerning the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-115-07;
— No. 421-03200 concerning waste management. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-35-08;
— No. 421-03202 concerning navigable waters. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-101-33.

Presenting Reports from Committees

Ms. Sgro (Humber River—Black Creek), from the Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities, presented the 28th Report of the Committee, "Assessing the Impact of Aircraft Noise in the Vicinity of Major Canadian Airports". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-533.

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. 115 to 117, 120, 122, 123, 125, 126, 128, 132 and 133) was tabled.


Motions

Mr. Nuttall (Barrie—Springwater—Oro-Medonte), seconded by Mr. Nater (Perth—Wellington), moved, — That the 51st Report of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts, presented on Thursday, October 4, 2018, be concurred in. (Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 29)

Debate arose thereon.

At 1:04 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 66(2), the Speaker interrupted the proceedings.

The question was put on the motion and, pursuant to Standing Order 45, the recorded division was deferred until Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at the expiry of the time provided for Government Orders.


Presenting Petitions

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

— by Mr. Arya (Nepean), one concerning a national day (No. 421-03312);
— by Mrs. Gallant (Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke), one concerning firearms (No. 421-03313);
— by Mr. Cannings (South Okanagan—West Kootenay), one concerning Aboriginal affairs (No. 421-03314);
— by Ms. Mihychuk (Kildonan—St. Paul), one concerning Canadian heritage (No. 421-03315);
— by Ms. Gladu (Sarnia—Lambton), two concerning cannabis (Nos. 421-03316 and 421-03317);
— by Mrs. Wagantall (Yorkton—Melville), one concerning organ transplants (No. 421-03318);
— by Mr. Davies (Vancouver Kingsway), one concerning health care services (No. 421-03319) and one concerning the pension system (No. 421-03320);
— by Mr. Warawa (Langley—Aldergrove), one concerning assisted suicide (No. 421-03321) and one concerning sex selection (No. 421-03322);
— by Mrs. Vecchio (Elgin—Middlesex—London), one concerning health care services (No. 421-03323);
— by Mr. Lloyd (Sturgeon River—Parkland), one concerning health care services (No. 421-03324);
— by Mrs. McLeod (Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo), one concerning health care services (No. 421-03325);
— by Mr. Aboultaif (Edmonton Manning), one concerning organ transplants (No. 421-03326) and one concerning health care services (No. 421-03327);
— by Mrs. Wong (Richmond Centre), one concerning health care services (No. 421-03328).
Government Orders

The Order was read for the second reading and reference to the Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs of Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families.

Mr. O'Regan (Minister of Indigenous Services), seconded by Mr. MacAulay (Minister of Veterans Affairs), moved, — That the Bill be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs.

Debate arose thereon.

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 Mr. O'Regan (Minister of Indigenous Services), seconded by Mr. MacAulay (Minister of Veterans Affairs), — That Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families, be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs.

The debate continued.

Tabling of Documents

Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Mr. Morneau (Minister of Finance) laid upon the Table, —

(1) “Budget 2019” — Sessional Paper No. 8570-421-27.

(2) Notice of a Ways and Means motion to amend the Income Tax Act and other related legislation. — Sessional Paper No. 8570-421-28.

(3) Notice of a Ways and Means motion to amend the Excise Tax Act. — Sessional Paper No. 8570-421-29.

(4) Notice of a Ways and Means motion to amend the Excise Act, 2001. — Sessional Paper No. 8570-421-30.

Pursuant to Standing Order 83(2), at the request of Mr. Morneau (Minister of Finance), an Order of the Day was designated for the consideration of each Ways and Means motion, notice of which was laid upon the Table earlier today.

Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. O'Regan (Minister of Indigenous Services), seconded by Mr. MacAulay (Minister of Veterans Affairs), — That Bill C-92, An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families, be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs.

The debate continued.

Deferred Recorded Divisions

Government Orders

Pursuant to Standing Order 45, the House proceeded to the taking of the deferred recorded division on the motion of Mr. Doherty (Cariboo—Prince George), seconded by Mr. Nater (Perth—Wellington), — That it be an instruction to the Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans that, during its consideration of Bill S-203, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and other Acts (ending the captivity of whales and dolphins), the Committee be granted the power to travel throughout Canada to hear testimony from interested parties and that the necessary staff do accompany the Committee, provided that the travel does not exceed 15 sitting days. (Government Business No. 27)

The question was put on the motion and it was negatived on the following division:

(Division No. 1007 -- Vote no 1007)
YEAS: 85, NAYS: 223

YEAS -- POUR

Aboultaif
Albas
Albrecht
Alleslev
Anderson
Arnold
Barlow
Barrett
Benzen
Bergen
Blaney (Bellechasse—Les Etchemins—Lévis)
Block
Boucher
Brassard
Calkins
Carrie
Chong
Clarke
Cooper
Davidson
Diotte

Doherty
Dreeshen
Eglinski
Falk (Battlefords—Lloydminster)
Falk (Provencher)
Fast
Finley
Gallant
Généreux
Genuis
Gladu
Gourde
Harder
Hoback
Jeneroux
Kelly
Kent
Kitchen
Kmiec
Kusie
Lake

Lauzon (Stormont—Dundas—South Glengarry)
Leitch
Liepert
Lloyd
Lukiwski
MacKenzie
Maguire
McCauley (Edmonton West)
McColeman
McLeod (Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo)
Miller (Bruce—Grey—Owen Sound)
Motz
Nater
Nicholson
Nuttall
Obhrai
O'Toole
Poilievre
Raitt
Reid
Richards

Saroya
Scheer
Schmale
Shields
Shipley
Sopuck
Sorenson
Stanton
Strahl
Stubbs
Sweet
Trost
Van Kesteren
Vecchio
Viersen
Wagantall
Warawa
Warkentin
Webber
Wong
Yurdiga
Zimmer

Total: -- 85

NAYS -- CONTRE

Aldag
Alghabra
Amos
Anandasangaree
Angus
Arseneault
Arya
Aubin
Ayoub
Badawey
Bagnell
Bains
Barsalou-Duval
Baylis
Beaulieu
Beech
Bendayan
Bennett
Benson
Bernier
Bittle
Blaikie
Blair
Blaney (North Island—Powell River)
Boissonnault
Bossio
Boudrias
Boulerice
Boutin-Sweet
Bratina
Breton
Brosseau
Caesar-Chavannes
Cannings
Caron
Carr
Casey (Cumberland—Colchester)
Casey (Charlottetown)
Chagger
Champagne
Chen
Choquette
Christopherson
Clement
Cormier
Cullen
Cuzner
Dabrusin
Damoff
Davies
DeCourcey
Dhaliwal
Dhillon
Donnelly
Drouin
Dubé

Dubourg
Duguid
Duncan (Etobicoke North)
Duncan (Edmonton Strathcona)
Dusseault
Duvall
Dzerowicz
Easter
Ehsassi
El-Khoury
Ellis
Eyking
Eyolfson
Fergus
Fillmore
Finnigan
Fisher
Fonseca
Fortier
Fortin
Fragiskatos
Fraser (West Nova)
Fraser (Central Nova)
Freeland
Fry
Fuhr
Garneau
Garrison
Gerretsen
Gill
Goldsmith-Jones
Goodale
Gould
Graham
Grewal
Hajdu
Hardcastle
Hardie
Harvey
Hébert
Hehr
Hogg
Holland
Housefather
Hughes
Hussen
Hutchings
Iacono
Johns
Jolibois
Joly
Jones
Jordan
Julian
Kang
Khalid

Khera
Kwan
Lambropoulos
Lametti
Lamoureux
Lapointe
Lauzon (Argenteuil—La Petite-Nation)
Laverdière
LeBlanc
Lebouthillier
Lefebvre
Levitt
Lightbound
Lockhart
Long
Longfield
Ludwig
MacAulay (Cardigan)
MacGregor
MacKinnon (Gatineau)
Maloney
Masse (Windsor West)
Massé (Avignon—La Mitis—Matane—Matapédia)
Mathyssen
May (Cambridge)
May (Saanich—Gulf Islands)
McCrimmon
McDonald
McGuinty
McKay
McKenna
McKinnon (Coquitlam—Port Coquitlam)
McLeod (Northwest Territories)
Mendès
Mendicino
Mihychuk
Miller (Ville-Marie—Le Sud-Ouest—Île-des-Soeurs)
Monsef
Morneau
Morrissey
Murray
Nantel
Nassif
Nault
Ng
O'Connell
Oliphant
Oliver
O'Regan
Ouellette
Paradis
Pauzé
Peschisolido
Peterson
Petitpas Taylor
Philpott

Picard
Plamondon
Poissant
Quach
Qualtrough
Ramsey
Rankin
Ratansi
Rioux
Robillard
Rodriguez
Rogers
Romanado
Rota
Rudd
Ruimy
Rusnak
Sahota
Saini
Sajjan
Samson
Sangha
Sansoucy
Sarai
Scarpaleggia
Schiefke
Serré
Sgro
Shanahan
Sheehan
Sidhu (Mission—Matsqui—Fraser Canyon)
Sidhu (Brampton South)
Sikand
Simms
Sohi
Sorbara
Spengemann
Ste-Marie
Stetski
Tabbara
Tan
Tassi
Tootoo
Trudeau
Trudel
Vandal
Vandenbeld
Vaughan
Virani
Whalen
Wilkinson
Wilson-Raybould
Wrzesnewskyj
Yip
Zahid

Total: -- 223

PAIRED -- PAIRÉS

Bibeau
Leslie

Marcil
Moore

Thériault
Young

Total: -- 6

Government Orders

At 5:02 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 83(2), the House proceeded to the consideration of Ways and Means Motion No. 27 for the Budget presentation.

Mr. Morneau (Minister of Finance), seconded by Ms. Murray (President of the Treasury Board), moved, — That the House approve in general the budgetary policy of the government. (Ways and Means No. 27)

Debate arose thereon.

Mr. Poilievre (Carleton), seconded by Mr. Nater (Perth—Wellington), moved, — That the debate be now adjourned.

Pursuant to Standing Order 83(2), the motion was deemed adopted.

Returns and Reports Deposited with the Clerk of the House

Pursuant to Standing Order 32(1), papers deposited with the Clerk of the House were laid upon the Table as follows:

— by the Speaker — Amendments to the By-laws adopted by the Board of Internal Economy of the House of Commons on December 6, 2018, pursuant to the Parliament of Canada Act, R.S. 1985, c. P-1, sbs. 52.5(2). — Sessional Paper No. 8527-421-50.
— by Mr. MacAulay (Minister of Veterans Affairs) — Service Fees Report of Veterans Affairs Canada for 2017 to 2018, pursuant to the Service Fees Act, S.C. 2017, c. 20, sbs. 20. — Sessional Paper No. 8560-421-1158-01. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs)
— by Mr. MacAulay (Minister of Veterans Affairs) — Service Fees Report of Veterans Review and Appeal Board for 2017 to 2018, pursuant to the Service Fees Act, S.C. 2017, c. 20, sbs. 20. — Sessional Paper No. 8560-421-1159-01. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs)
— by Ms. Qualtrough (Minister of Public Services and Procurement) — Response of the government, pursuant to Standing Order 109, to the 53rd Report of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts, "Report 1, Building and Implementing the Phoenix Pay System, of the 2018 Spring Reports of the Auditor General of Canada" (Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-472), presented to the House on Monday, November 19, 2018. — Sessional Paper No. 8512-421-472.
Adjournment

At 6:16 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 83(2), the Speaker adjourned the House until tomorrow at 2:00 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 24(1).