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44th PARLIAMENT, 1st SESSION

Journals

No. 11

Monday, December 6, 2021

11:00 a.m.



Prayer
Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. O'Regan (Minister of Labour), seconded by Mr. Vandal (Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister responsible for Prairies Economic Development Canada and Minister responsible for the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency), — That Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Canada Labour Code, 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.

Motions

By unanimous consent, it was ordered, — That, notwithstanding any standing order, special order or usual practice of the House, at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, the Speaker shall interrupt the proceedings to permit the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance to make a statement followed by a period of up to 10 minutes for questions and comments; after the statement, a member from each recognized opposition party may reply for a period approximately equivalent to the time taken by the minister’s statement, and each statement shall be followed by a period of 10 minutes for questions and comments; after each member has replied, or when no member rises to speak, whichever comes first, the House shall adjourn to the next sitting day.

Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. O'Regan (Minister of Labour), seconded by Mr. Vandal (Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister responsible for Prairies Economic Development Canada and Minister responsible for the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency), — That Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Canada Labour Code, 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.

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

Statements by Ministers

Pursuant to Standing Order 33(1), Ms. Ien (Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth) made a statement.


Presenting Reports from Interparliamentary Delegations

Pursuant to Standing Order 34(1), Mr. Serré (Nickel Belt) presented the report of the Canadian Section of ParlAmericas, 17th ParlAmericas Plenary Assembly, virtual sessions, November 16 and 27, 2020. — Sessional Paper No. 8565-441-74-01.


Pursuant to Standing Order 34(1), Mr. Serré (Nickel Belt) presented the report of the Canadian Section of ParlAmericas, 5th Gathering of the Parliamentary Network on Climate Change, virtual sessions, June 4, 15 and 25, 2021. — Sessional Paper No. 8565-441-74-02.


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), four concerning foreign affairs (Nos. 441-00028, 441-00032, 441-00033 and 441-00034), one concerning business and trade (No. 441-00029), one concerning the environment (No. 441-00030), two concerning justice (Nos. 441-00031 and 441-00036) and one concerning natural resources and energy (No. 441-00035);
— by Mr. Johns (Courtenay—Alberni), one concerning health (No. 441-00037);
— by Mr. Gerretsen (Kingston and the Islands), one concerning the environment (No. 441-00038);
— by Mr. Morrice (Kitchener Centre), one concerning Indigenous affairs (No. 441-00039).
Government Orders

The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. O'Regan (Minister of Labour), seconded by Mr. Vandal (Minister of Northern Affairs, Minister responsible for Prairies Economic Development Canada and Minister responsible for the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency), — That Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Canada Labour Code, 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.

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 Mr. Lametti (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada) — Charter Statement — Bill C-2, An Act to provide further support in response to COVID-19, pursuant to the Department of Justice Act, R.S.C., 1985, c. J-2, sbs. 4.2(1). — Sessional Paper No. 8560-441-1232-01. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Finance)

— by Mr. Lametti (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada) — Charter Statement — Bill C-3, An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Canada Labour Code, pursuant to the Department of Justice Act, R.S.C., 1985, c. J-2, sbs. 4.2(1). — Sessional Paper No. 8560-441-1232-02. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities)

— by Mr. Lametti (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada) — Charter Statement — Bill C-4, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (conversion therapy), pursuant to the Department of Justice Act, R.S.C., 1985, c. J-2, sbs. 4.2(1). — Sessional Paper No. 8560-441-1232-03. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights)

— by Mr. Miller (Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations) — Report of the Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2021, pursuant to the Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Act, S.C. 2019, c. 29, s. 337. — Sessional Paper No. 8560-441-1251-01. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Indigenous and Northern Affairs)

— by Mr. Miller (Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations) — Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy Interim Report of the Department of Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs for 2020 to 2021 , pursuant to the Federal Sustainable Development Act, S.C. 2008, c. 33, sbs. 12(1) or 12(2). — Sessional Paper No. 8560-441-1253-01. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development)

— by Ms. Ng (Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and Economic Development) — Copy of the Directive to Export Development Canada in respect of the Lower Churchill Projects (P.C. 2021-891), pursuant to the Financial Administration Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. F-11, sbs. 89(4). — Sessional Paper No. 8560-441-1087-01. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on International Trade)

— by Ms. Ng (Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and Economic Development) — Copy of the Directive to Export Development Canada in respect of the Telesat Low-Earth Orbit Project (P.C. 2021-850), pursuant to the Financial Administration Act, R.S.C. 1985, c. F-11, sbs. 89(4). — Sessional Paper No. 8560-441-1087-02. (Pursuant to Standing Order 32(5), permanently referred to the Standing Committee on International Trade)

Adjournment Proceedings

At 6:58 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 7:23 p.m., the Speaker adjourned the House until tomorrow at 10:00 a.m., pursuant to Standing Order 24(1).