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Status of House Business

The Status of House Business provides cumulative information on the status of business before the House during a session. The document is updated after each sitting.

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Status of House Business

Friday, February 26, 2021


PART V – Other Business

This section contains information on motions which deal with other business of the House, such as the times of sitting of the House and its order of business, amendments to the Standing Orders and emergency debates. The information in this section is grouped and numbered for reference only.
No. 1 — Standing Orders
Suspension of the application of Standing Order 17 and of the application of Standing Order 62 for members participating remotely, and provisional amendment to Standing Orders 26(2), 53(4), 56.1(3) and 56.2(2), until December 11, 2020 — September 23, 2020
Provisional amendment to Standing Order 28(2)(b) for the 2020 calendar year — September 30, 2020
Amendment to Standing Order 81(18)(c) for the supply period ending December 10, 2020 — December 4, 2020
Suspension of the application of Standing Order 17 and of the application of Standing Order 62 for members participating remotely, and provisional amendment to Standing Orders 26(2), 53(4), 56.1(3) and 56.2(2), until June 23, 2021 — January 25, 2021
No. 2 — Sittings and Business of the House
Order respecting proceedings of the House in person or by videoconference, members participating remotely counting for quorum, the tabling of electronic documents, recorded divisions and deferred recorded divisions in the Chamber or by electronic means, the duration of the bells to call in the members, and committee membership, virtual or hybrid committee meetings and the convening of committees' organizational meetings — September 23, 2020
Order respecting proceedings and the time for the statement by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and the adjournment of the House on November 30, 2020 — November 25, 2020
Order respecting proceedings of the House in person or by videoconference, members participating remotely counting for quorum, the tabling of electronic documents, recorded divisions and deferred recorded divisions in the Chamber or by electronic means, use of a remote voting application, the duration of the bells to call in the members, and committee membership and virtual or hybrid committee meetings — January 25, 2021
Order respecting proceedings on February 1, 2021 — February 1, 2021
Order respecting the suspension of the sitting — February 3 and 24, 2021
Order respecting proceedings on February 16, 2021 — February 16, 2021
Order respecting votes with the electronic voting system — February 22, 2021
Order respecting proceedings on February 24, 2021 — February 24, 2021
No. 3 — Board of Internal Economy
Membership of the Board changed — September 23, 2020
No. 4 — Chair Occupants
Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole appointed (Mrs. Hughes (Algoma—Manitoulin—Kapuskasing)) — September 23, 2020
Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole appointed (Mrs. Mendès (Brossard—Saint-Lambert)) — September 23, 2020
No. 5 — Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne
Debated — September 23, 24, 25 and 30, and October 1, 5 and 6, 2020
Adopted — October 6, 2020
Order to engross address — October 6, 2020
No. 6 — Conflict of Interest Code for the Members of the House of Commons
Report of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner entitled "Peschisolido Report" (Sessional Paper No. 8527-431-2 ) — February 5, 2020
Motion to concur in the report — Adopted — September 29, 2020
Letter of apology tabled (Sessional Paper No. 8527-432-5 ) — October 19, 2020
Report of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner entitled "Maloney Report" (Sessional Paper No. 8527-432-7 ) — November 19, 2020
Motion to concur in the report — Debated — December 11, 2020 (See PART I — Government Business No. 3)
Motion to concur in the report pursuant to section 28(12) of the Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons — Deemed moved; negatived — February 19, 2021
No. 7 — Emergency debates
Fisheries in Nova Scotia — Leave granted — October 19, 2020
Order respecting proceedings; debated — October 19, 2020
Keystone XL — Leave granted — January 25, 2021
Order respecting proceedings; debated — January 25, 2021
COVID-19 vaccine — Leave granted — January 25, 2021
Order respecting proceedings — January 25, 2021
Debated — January 26, 2021
No. 8 — Resolutions
Terrorist attack in France — October 27, 2020
Situation in Algeria — October 28, 2020
Flight PS752 victims — October 29, 2020
Employment Insurance — November 6, 2020
Whole Foods Market Inc.'s poppy policy — November 6, 2020
Veterans Week — November 6, 2020
Invitation to the President-elect and Vice-President-elect of the United States — November 16, 2020
Use of French in Canada — November 18, 2020
Student loan repayment — November 24, 2020
Financial compensation for farmers and processors — November 26, 2020
Member for Cariboo—Prince George — December 2, 2020
Impact of COVID-19 on people who are homeless or unhoused — December 9, 2020
National suicide prevention hotline — December 11, 2020
Designation of Proud Boys as a terrorist entity — January 25, 2021
Raif Badawi — January 27, 2021
Mamadi Fara Camara — February 16, 2021
Health and safety of interpreters — February 17, 2021
Farah Alibay — February 17, 2021
No. 9 — Bills sponsored by private members which originated in the Senate
S-1001Mrs. Mendès (Brossard—Saint-Lambert)
No. 10 — Debate on Standing Orders and procedure pursuant to Standing Order 51
Debate — February 1, 2021 (See PART V — Standing Committees — PROC)