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42nd PARLIAMENT, 1st SESSION

Journals

No. 413

Thursday, May 9, 2019

10:00 a.m.



Prayer
Daily Routine Of Business

Tabling of Documents
The Speaker laid upon the Table, — Report of the Commissioner of Official Languages for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2019, pursuant to the Official Languages Act, R.S. 1985, c. 31 (4th supp.), s. 66. — Sessional Paper No. 8560-421-301-04. (Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(f), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Official Languages)

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:

— Nos. 421-03429, 421-03430, 421-03431, 421-03432, 421-03433, 421-03434, 421-03435 and 421-03436 concerning health care services. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-31-68.

Presenting Reports from Committees

Mr. Bagnell (Yukon), from the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, presented the 93rd Report of the Committee, which was as follows:

The Committee recommends, pursuant to Standing Orders 104 and 114, the following changes to the lists of members of the following standing committees:

Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration

Francis Scarpaleggia for Robert Oliphant

Standing Committee on Finance

Rachel Bendayan for Greg Fergus

A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meeting No. 3) is tabled.


Motions

By unanimous consent, it was resolved, — That the 93rd Report of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, presented earlier today, be concurred in.


Presenting Petitions

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

— by Mr. Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby), one concerning social benefits (No. 421-03695);
— by Ms. May (Saanich—Gulf Islands), one concerning oil and gas (No. 421-03696);
— by Ms. Sgro (Humber River—Black Creek), one concerning Saeed Malekpour (No. 421-03697);
— by Mr. Kitchen (Souris—Moose Mountain), one concerning the grain industry (No. 421-03698);
— by Mr. Cannings (South Okanagan—West Kootenay), one concerning social benefits (No. 421-03699);
— by Mr. Paradis (Brome—Missisquoi), two concerning the protection of the environment (Nos. 421-03700 and 421-03701);
— by Mr. Davies (Vancouver Kingsway), one concerning social benefits (No. 421-03702);
— by Mr. Boulerice (Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie), one concerning social benefits (No. 421-03703);
— by Mr. Donnelly (Port Moody—Coquitlam), one concerning social benefits (No. 421-03704).
Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Rodriguez (Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism), seconded by Mrs. Lebouthillier (Minister of National Revenue), — That Bill C-91, An Act respecting Indigenous languages, be now read a third time and do pass.

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.

Motions

By unanimous consent, it was resolved, — That the House: (a) recognize the 50th anniversary of the Parliamentary Internship Programme, founded in 1969 through a motion of this House, which operates on a non-partisan basis under the auspices of the Speaker, and is administered by the Canadian Political Science Association; (b) congratulate the ten current interns, alumni, and staff of the Parliamentary Internship Programme; and (c) reaffirm its support for this outstanding experience for young professionals to learn about and participate in Parliament.

Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Rodriguez (Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism), seconded by Mrs. Lebouthillier (Minister of National Revenue), — That Bill C-91, An Act respecting Indigenous languages, be now read a third time and do pass.

The debate continued.

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

Accordingly, the Bill was read the third time and passed.

Private Members' Business

At 4:47 p.m., by unanimous consent, the House proceeded to the consideration of Private Members' Business.

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Bezan (Selkirk—Interlake—Eastman), seconded by Mr. Cooper (St. Albert—Edmonton), — That Bill C-266, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (increasing parole ineligibility), be now read a second time and referred to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights.

The debate continued.

The question was put on the motion and, pursuant to Standing Order 93(1), the recorded division was deferred until Wednesday, May 15, 2019, immediately before the time provided for Private Members' Business.

Messages from the Senate

A message was received from the Senate as follows:

— ORDERED: That a message be sent to the House of Commons to acquaint that House that the Senate has passed Bill C-85, An Act to amend the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act and to make related amendments to other Acts, without amendment.
Adjournment Proceedings

At 5:33 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 5:51 p.m., the Speaker adjourned the House until tomorrow at 10:00 a.m., pursuant to Standing Order 24(1).