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2019-07-17 [p.5742]
— by Mr. Carr (Minister of International Trade Diversification) — Response of the government, pursuant to Standing Order 109, to the 16th Report of the Standing Committee on International Trade, "A Canada-Pacific Alliance Free Trade Agreement: Possible Implications for Canadians" (Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-553), presented to the House on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. — Sessional Paper No. 8512-421-553.
2019-06-06 [p.5458]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the 17th Report of the Committee, "Canada's Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Federal Support for their International Trade Activities". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-594.
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. 129 to 132, 138 to 140 and 146 to 148) was tabled.
2019-05-29 [p.5376]
Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Mr. Trudeau (Prime Minister), seconded by Ms. Freeland (Minister of Foreign Affairs), Bill C-100, An Act to implement the Agreement between Canada, the United States of America and the United Mexican States, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.Recommendation(Pursuant to Standing Order 79(2))
Her Excellency the Governor General recommends to the House of Commons the appropriation of public revenue under the circumstances, in the manner and for the purposes set out in a measure entitled “An Act to implement the Agreement between Canada, the United States of America and the United Mexican States”.
2019-05-29 [p.5377]
Pursuant to Standing Order 33(1), Mr. Trudeau (Prime Minister) made a statement.
2019-05-28 [p.5357]
The Order was read for consideration of a Ways and Means motion to introduce an Act to implement the Agreement between Canada, the United States of America and the United Mexican States (Sessional Paper No. 8570-421-32), notice of which was laid upon the Table on Monday, May 27, 2019. (Ways and Means No. 32)
Ms. Freeland (Minister of Foreign Affairs), seconded by Mr. MacAulay (Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence), moved, — That the motion be concurred in.
2019-05-28 [p.5357]
The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on the following division:
(Division No. 1319 -- Vote no 1319) - View vote details.
YEAS: 255, NAYS: 47
2019-05-27 [p.5336]
Ms. Freeland (Minister of Foreign Affairs) laid upon the Table, — Notice of a Ways and Means motion to introduce an Act to implement the Agreement between Canada, the United States of America and the United Mexican States. (Ways and Means No. 32) — Sessional Paper No. 8570-421-32.
Pursuant to Standing Order 83(2), at the request of Ms. Freeland (Minister of Foreign Affairs), an Order of the Day was designated for the consideration of this Ways and Means motion.
2019-05-27 [p.5337]
— No. 421-03376 concerning the tax system. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-1-46;
2019-05-01 [p.5209]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the 16th Report of the Committee, "A Canada-Pacific Alliance Free Trade Agreement: Possible Implications for Canadians". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-553.
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. 95 to 99, 119 and 145) was tabled.
2019-04-30 [p.5193]
— No. 421-03299 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-08;
2019-04-10 [p.5133]
— by Mr. Choquette (Drummond), one concerning the tax system (No. 421-03376) and one concerning the labelling of food products (No. 421-03377);
2019-04-09 [p.5115]
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. 421-03266 concerning foreign policy. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-87-08;
2019-04-08 [p.5113]
— by Mr. Carr (Minister of International Trade Diversification) — Response of the government, pursuant to Standing Order 109, to the 14th Report of the Standing Committee on International Trade, "Canada and the Mercosur Countries: A Potential Agreement to Advance Trade Relations" (Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-504), presented to the House on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. — Sessional Paper No. 8512-421-504.
2019-03-18 [p.4694]
— by Mr. Kmiec (Calgary Shepard), one concerning the income tax system (No. 421-03298) and one concerning international trade (No. 421-03299);
2019-01-28 [p.4498]
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. 421-02889 and 421-02917 concerning the tax system. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-1-41;
2018-12-12 [p.4463]
Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Mr. Leslie (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs) laid upon the Table, — Copy of the Protocol replacing the North American Free Trade Agreement with the Agreement between the Canada, the United States of America and the United Mexican States, and Explanatory Memorandum, dated November 30, 2018. — Sessional Paper No. 8532-421-78.
2018-12-12 [p.4464]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the 14th Report of the Committee, "Canada and the Mercosur Countries: A Potential Agreement to Advance Trade Relations". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-504.
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. 104 to 108, 112, 128 and 134) was tabled.
2018-12-11 [p.4451]
Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Mr. Alghabra (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade Diversification) laid upon the Table, — Copy of the Canada-Japan Side-Letter on Motor Vehicle Standards and Regulations under the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership, and Explanatory Memorandum, dated November 29, 2018. — Sessional Paper No. 8532-421-77.
2018-12-03 [p.4391]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the 13th Report of the Committee (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). — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-490.
A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meeting No. 133) was tabled.
2018-10-23 [p.4095]
Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Ms. Chagger (Leader of the Government in the House of Commons) for Mr. Carr (Minister of International Trade Diversification), seconded by Ms. Bibeau (Minister of International Development), Bill C-85, An Act to amend the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act and to make related amendments to other Acts, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.Recommendation(Pursuant to Standing Order 79(2))
Her Excellency the Governor General recommends to the House of Commons the appropriation of public revenue under the circumstances, in the manner and for the purposes set out in a measure entitled “An Act to amend the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act and to make related amendments to other Acts”.
2018-10-05 [p.4055]
By unanimous consent, it was resolved, — That the House call on the government to implement a program that provides financial compensation to egg, poultry and dairy farmers for all the losses they sustain due to the breaches to the supply management system in CETA, the CPTPP and the USMCA, and that it do so before asking parliamentarians to vote on the USMCA.
2018-09-26 [p.4010]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the 12th Report of the Committee (Bill C-79, An Act to implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam, without amendment). — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-450.
A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meetings Nos. 117 and 118) was tabled.
2018-06-20 [p.3869]
Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Ms. Goldsmith-Jones (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade) laid upon the Table, — Copy of the Protocol amending the Free Trade Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of Israel, and Explanatory Memorandum, dated May 28, 2018. — Sessional Paper No. 8532-421-68.
2018-06-14 [p.3662]
— No. 421-02303 concerning minimum wage. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-97-03;
2018-06-14 [p.3662]
Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Mr. Champagne (Minister of International Trade), seconded by Mrs. Lebouthillier (Minister of National Revenue), Bill C-79, An Act to implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.Recommendation(Pursuant to Standing Order 79(2))
Her Excellency the Governor General recommends to the House of Commons the appropriation of public revenue under the circumstances, in the manner and for the purposes set out in a measure entitled “An Act to implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership between Canada, Australia, Brunei, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam”.
2018-06-11 [p.3584]
By unanimous consent, it was resolved, — That the House:
(a) recognize the importance of Canada's long-standing, mutually beneficial trading relationship with the United States of America;
(b) stand with Canadian workers and communities that directly or indirectly depend on this trading relationship;
(c) strongly oppose the illegitimate tariffs imposed by the U.S. government against Canadian steel and aluminum workers;
(d) stand in solidarity with the Government of Canada in its decision to impose retaliatory tariffs;
(e) remain united in support of Canadian farmers and supply management, which is integral for dairy, chicken, turkey and egg farming; and
(f) reject disparaging ad hominem statements by U.S. officials which do a disservice to bilateral relations and work against efforts to resolve this trade dispute.
2018-05-30 [p.3354]
— by Ms. Freeland (Minister of Foreign Affairs) — Response of the government, pursuant to Standing Order 109, to the 14th Report of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, "Moving the Relationship Forward: NAFTA Modernization and North American Trilateral Cooperation" (Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-339), presented to the House on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. — Sessional Paper No. 8512-421-339.
2018-05-01 [p.3172]
— by Ms. Boutin-Sweet (Hochelaga), one concerning minimum wage (No. 421-02303);
2018-03-28 [p.3045]
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 response, pursuant to Standing Order 36(8), to the following petition:
— No. 421-02076 concerning dairy products. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-71-02.
2018-03-28 [p.3055]
— by Ms. Freeland (Minister of Foreign Affairs) — Response of the government, pursuant to Standing Order 109, to the Eighth Report of the Standing Committee on International Trade, "Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade in North America, Between Canada, the United States and Mexico" (Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-324), presented to the House on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. — Sessional Paper No. 8512-421-324.
2018-03-27 [p.3035]
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 response, pursuant to Standing Order 36(8), to the following petition:
— No. 421-02068 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-07.
2018-02-15 [p.2716]
— by Mr. MacAulay (Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food) — Response of the government, pursuant to Standing Order 109, to the Eighth Report of the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, "Non-Tariff Trade Barriers to the Sale of Agricultural Products in Relation to Free Trade Agreements" (Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-283), presented to the House on Monday, November 6, 2017. — Sessional Paper No. 8512-421-283.
2018-02-13 [p.2700]
— by Ms. Ramsey (Essex), one concerning international trade (No. 421-02068);
2018-02-07 [p.2659]
By unanimous consent, it was resolved, — That the House call on the government to ensure that there is no breach in supply management as part of the new Trans-Pacific Partnership.
2018-01-30 [p.2621]
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.
2018-01-29 [p.2603]
Q-1342 — Mr. Nater (Perth—Wellington) — With regard to Article 1103 of the Canadian Free Trade Agreement and Article 809 of the Agreement on Internal Trade: (a) what are the details of each meeting of the Working Group on Alcoholic Beverages since July 1, 2017, including (i) date, (ii) list of attendees, (iii) agenda items, (iv) decisions and agreements reached; (b) what are the details of each meeting of the Working Group on Party-Specific Exceptions since July 1, 2017, including (i) date, (ii) list of attendees, (iii) agenda items, (iv) decisions and agreements reached; and (c) what are the details of each meeting of the Working Group on Party-Specific Exceptions since November 4, 2015, including (i) date, (ii) list of attendees, (iii) agenda items, (iv) decisions and agreements reached? — Sessional Paper No. 8555-421-1342.
2018-01-29 [p.2613]
Q-1410 — Mr. Allison (Niagara West) — With regard to negotiations related to NAFTA, since January 1, 2017: (a) how many times has the Prime Minister met with Canada’s chief negotiator; (b) what are the dates of all such meetings; and (c) what form did each meeting take (phone, in person, etc.)? — Sessional Paper No. 8555-421-1410.
2017-12-12 [p.2558]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the Eighth Report of the Committee, "Priorities of Canadian Stakeholders Having an Interest in Bilateral and Trilateral Trade in North America, Between Canada, the United States and Mexico". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-324.
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. 65 to 69, 71, 74 to 80, 89 to 91 and 93) was tabled.
2017-11-06 [p.2348]
Mr. Finnigan (Miramichi—Grand Lake), from the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, presented the Eighth Report of the Committee, "Non-Tariff Trade Barriers to the Sale of Agricultural Products in Relation to Free Trade Agreements". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-283.
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. 45, 46, 59 to 61 and 74 to 76) was tabled.
2017-10-05 [p.2211]
Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Mr. Champagne (Minister of International Trade) laid upon the Table, — Copy of the Agreement to Amend the Free Trade Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Chile, done at Santiago on 5 December 1996, as amended, between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Chile, and Explanatory Memorandum, dated June 5, 2017. — Sessional Paper No. 8532-421-50.
2017-10-05 [p.2211]
Pursuant to Standing Order 32(2), Mr. Champagne (Minister of International Trade) laid upon the Table, — Copy of the Agreement to Amend, in respect of investment and trade and gender, the Free Trade Agreement between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Chile, done at Santiago on 5 December 1996, as amended, between the Government of Canada and the Government of the Republic of Chile, and Explanatory Memorandum, dated June 5, 2017. — Sessional Paper No. 8532-421-51.
2017-09-26 [p.2160]
By unanimous consent, it was resolved, — That the House reiterate its desire to fully preserve supply management during the NAFTA renegotiations.
2017-08-16 [p.2084]
— Nos. 421-01362, 421-01363, 421-01364, 421-01365, 421-01366, 421-01367 and 421-01368 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-06;
2017-07-19 [p.2061]
— by Mr. Champagne (Minister of International Trade) — Response of the government, pursuant to Standing Order 109, to the Sixth Report of the Standing Committee on International Trade, "The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: Benefits and Challenges for Canadians" (Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-190), presented to the House on Monday, April 10, 2017. — Sessional Paper No. 8512-421-190.
2017-06-12 [p.1914]
Mr. Finnigan (Miramichi—Grand Lake), from the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, presented the Sixth Report of the Committee, "Canada-United States Cooperation in Agriculture". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-244.
A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meetings Nos. 57, 59 and 62) was tabled.
2017-06-09 [p.1901]
Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Mr. Julian (New Westminster—Burnaby), seconded by Mr. Stetski (Kootenay—Columbia), Bill C-358, An Act to provide for fair, democratic and sustainable trade treaties, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.
2017-05-01 [p.1632]
— No. 421-01178 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-05;
2017-04-10 [p.1604]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the Sixth Report of the Committee, "The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: Benefits and Challenges for Canadians". — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-190.
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. 3 to 6, 10 to 13, 15 to 20, 22 to 24, 26, 27, 31 to 35, 37 to 41 and 53 to 61) was tabled.
2017-03-06 [p.1405]
— by Mr. MacGregor (Cowichan—Malahat—Langford), one concerning international trade (No. 421-01178), two concerning the protection of the environment (Nos. 421-01179 and 421-01180) and one concerning navigable waters (No. 421-01181);
2017-02-01 [p.1279]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the Fifth Report of the Committee (Bill C-31, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Ukraine, without amendment). — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-143.
A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meetings Nos. 49 and 52) was tabled.
2017-01-30 [p.1221]
— No. 421-00961 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-04;
2017-01-30 [p.1222]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the Fourth Report of the Committee (Bill C-30, An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its Member States and to provide for certain other measures, with amendments). — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-141.
A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meetings Nos. 44 to 49 and 51) was tabled.
2017-01-30 [p.1232]
Q-621 — Ms. Ramsey (Essex) — With regard to the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA): (a) what are the government’s estimates of the financial impacts on (i) prescription drug costs, (ii) provincial and territorial health care systems, (iii) the fisheries and fish processing industries, (iv) the dairy industry, (v) all other industries in Canada that will be affected by CETA, according to sectoral analyses or assessments of costs and benefits completed by the government; (b) has the government received or solicited any third party analysis on the potential impacts of CETA on any sector in Canada; (c) what is the exhaustive list of Canadian public services, at municipal, provincial, territorial and federal levels of government, to which investors would have market access, including (i) transportation infrastructure, including maritime transport, (ii) telecommunications, (iii) postal services, (iv) waste management, including wastewater, solid waste and recycling, (v) water supply networks, (vi) public transportation, (vii) electricity, (viii) education, (ix) emergency services, (x) environmental protection, (xi) health care and associated services, (xii) military, (xiii) public banking, (xiv) public broadcasting, (xv) public libraries, (xvi) public security, (xvii) public housing, (xviii) social welfare; (d) above the threshold of 200 000 Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) for goods and services, 400 000 SDRs for procurement by utilities entities, and 5 million SDRs for construction services, will minimum local content policies or practices in government procurement be permitted at the municipal, provincial, territorial or federal level; (e) has the government completed a study or assessment of the economic and employment effects that procurement provisions will or may have on the ability of municipalities and provinces to tender contracts locally and, if so, what were the results of this study or assessment; (f) has the government undertaken any consultation with Canadians on CETA and, if so, (i) on what dates, (ii) in which cities, (iii) with whom did the government consult;
(g) does the government plan on holding consultations with Canadians, independently of the work of the House of Commons Standing Committee on International Trade, before CETA is ratified; (h) how many (i) labour, (ii) environmental, (iii) indigenous groups or individuals has the government consulted with on the potential costs, benefits and other impacts of CETA, and what were the names of these groups or individuals, on what date and in which cities did the government consult with these individuals or groups, and what were the results of these consultations; (i) has the government undertaken a study of the impact of having increased entrance of temporary workers and, if so, which sectors or industries has the government considered, and what are the results of these studies; (j) does the government intend to table in the House of Commons all sectoral assessments of financial and other costs and benefits, completed by Global Affairs Canada and other government departments, of the impact of CETA on Canadian industries; (k) does the government intend to table an explanatory memorandum related to CETA, as required by the Policy on Tabling of Treaties in Parliament, (i) if so, on what date, (ii) if not, why; (l) did the ministers of Foreign Affairs and of International Trade seek an exemption to the Policy on Tabling of Treaties in Parliament from the Prime Minister with regard to CETA and, if so, (i) on what date was the request made, (ii) in what manner, (iii) what was the rationale for the exception; and (m) does the government intend to complete the final environmental assessment of CETA as required by the Cabinet Directive on the Environmental Assessment of Policy, Plan and Program Proposal, (i) if so, on what date, (ii) if not, why? — Sessional Paper No. 8555-421-621.
2016-12-14 [p.1202]
— No. 421-00835 concerning minimum wage. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-97-01;
2016-11-24 [p.1074]
— by Ms. Mathyssen (London—Fanshawe), one concerning international trade (No. 421-00961).
2016-11-18 [p.1054]
— No. 421-00720 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-03;
2016-11-04 [p.973]
— No. 421-00574 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-02;
2016-11-03 [p.967]
Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Ms. Freeland (Minister of International Trade), seconded by Mr. Sohi (Minister of Infrastructure and Communities), Bill C-31, An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Ukraine, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.Recommendation(Pursuant to Standing Order 79(2))
His Excellency the Governor General recommends to the House of Commons the appropriation of public revenue under the circumstances, in the manner and for the purposes set out in a measure entitled “An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Ukraine”.
2016-11-02 [p.948]
— No. 421-00557 concerning international trade. — Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-70-01;
2016-10-31 [p.938]
Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Ms. Freeland (Minister of International Trade), seconded by Mr. Bains (Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development), Bill C-30, An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its Member States and to provide for certain other measures, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.Recommendation(Pursuant to Standing Order 79(2))
His Excellency the Governor General recommends to the House of Commons the appropriation of public revenue under the circumstances, in the manner and for the purposes set out in a measure entitled “An Act to implement the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union and its Member States and to provide for certain other measures”.
2016-10-31 [p.939]
— by Ms. Boutin-Sweet (Hochelaga), one concerning minimum wage (No. 421-00835);
2016-10-18 [p.870]
Pursuant to Order made Monday, October 17, 2016, the House proceeded to the taking of the deferred recorded division on the motion of Mr. Ritz (Battlefords—Lloydminster), seconded by Mrs. McLeod (Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo), — That, recognizing that the Prime Minister and the Minister of International Trade promised 400,000 Canadian forestry workers a framework agreement on softwood lumber exports with the Obama Administration by mid-June, 2016, recognizing the government’s failure to meet that deadline and their subsequent failure to negotiate a final agreement before the expiry of the last trade agreement on October 12, 2016, and given that many high-quality, well-paying jobs in the forestry sector are now at risk due to the government’s lack of action, the House call upon the government to stop delaying and take all necessary steps to prevent a trade war that will threaten the livelihood of Canadian workers and communities.
The question was put on the motion and it was negatived on the following division:
(Division No. 125 -- Vote no 125) - View vote details.
YEAS: 125, NAYS: 170
2016-10-17 [p.859]
The Order was read for the consideration of the Business of Supply.
Mr. Ritz (Battlefords—Lloydminster), seconded by Mrs. McLeod (Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo), moved, — That, recognizing that the Prime Minister and the Minister of International Trade promised 400,000 Canadian forestry workers a framework agreement on softwood lumber exports with the Obama Administration by mid-June, 2016, recognizing the government’s failure to meet that deadline and their subsequent failure to negotiate a final agreement before the expiry of the last trade agreement on October 12, 2016, and given that many high-quality, well-paying jobs in the forestry sector are now at risk due to the government’s lack of action, the House call upon the government to stop delaying and take all necessary steps to prevent a trade war that will threaten the livelihood of Canadian workers and communities.
Debate arose thereon.
2016-10-17 [p.863]
The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Ritz (Battlefords—Lloydminster), seconded by Mrs. McLeod (Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo), in relation to the Business of Supply.
The debate continued.
2016-10-17 [p.863]
The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Ritz (Battlefords—Lloydminster), seconded by Mrs. McLeod (Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo), in relation to the Business of Supply.
The debate continued.
2016-10-17 [p.864]
The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Ritz (Battlefords—Lloydminster), seconded by Mrs. McLeod (Kamloops—Thompson—Cariboo), in relation to the Business of Supply.
The debate continued.
2016-10-17 [p.864]
Pursuant to Order made earlier today, the question was deemed put on the motion and the recorded division was deemed requested and deferred until Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at the expiry of the time provided for Oral Questions.
2016-10-07 [p.853]
Mr. Eyking (Sydney—Victoria), from the Standing Committee on International Trade, presented the Third Report of the Committee (Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act, the Hazardous Products Act, the Radiation Emitting Devices Act, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, the Pest Control Products Act and the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and to make related amendments to another Act, with an amendment). — Sessional Paper No. 8510-421-98.
A copy of the relevant Minutes of Proceedings (Meetings Nos. 31, 36 and 37) was tabled.
2016-10-05 [p.828]
— by Ms. Malcolmson (Nanaimo—Ladysmith), one concerning international trade (No. 421-00720);
2016-09-21 [p.764]
— by Ms. Ramsey (Essex), one concerning international trade (No. 421-00574);
2016-09-19 [p.717]
— by Mr. MacGregor (Cowichan—Malahat—Langford), one concerning international trade (No. 421-00557);
2016-05-17 [p.464]
Pursuant to Order made Thursday, May 12, 2016, the House proceeded to the taking of the deferred recorded division on the motion of Mr. Fast (Abbotsford), seconded by Mr. MacKenzie (Oxford), — That, in the opinion of the House, given the importance of trade to Canadian jobs and long-term growth, as well as the government’s commitment to strengthen ties within North America and the Asia-Pacific region: (a) growing protectionism threatens the global economy; (b) the Trans-Pacific Partnership is the best opportunity to strengthen the multilateral trading system and develop rules that protect Canada’s economic interests; (c) the government should send a strong signal to Canadian businesses and its closest allies that it supports international commerce; (d) Canada’s position on the Trans-Pacific Partnership should not depend on political developments in the United States; (e) the government should stop prolonging consultations on this important agreement; and (f) the government should declare Canada’s final position on the Trans-Pacific Partnership in time for the North American Leaders’ Summit in Ottawa on June 29, 2016.
The question was put on the motion and it was negatived on the following division:
(Division No. 60 -- Vote no 60) - View vote details.
YEAS: 90, NAYS: 221
2016-05-12 [p.446]
The Order was read for the consideration of the Business of Supply.
Mr. Fast (Abbotsford), seconded by Mr. MacKenzie (Oxford), moved, — That, in the opinion of the House, given the importance of trade to Canadian jobs and long-term growth, as well as the government’s commitment to strengthen ties within North America and the Asia-Pacific region: (a) growing protectionism threatens the global economy; (b) the Trans-Pacific Partnership is the best opportunity to strengthen the multilateral trading system and develop rules that protect Canada’s economic interests; (c) the government should send a strong signal to Canadian businesses and its closest allies that it supports international commerce; (d) Canada’s position on the Trans-Pacific Partnership should not depend on political developments in the United States; (e) the government should stop prolonging consultations on this important agreement; and (f) the government should declare Canada’s final position on the Trans-Pacific Partnership in time for the North American Leaders’ Summit in Ottawa on June 29, 2016.
Debate arose thereon.
2016-05-12 [p.446]
The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Fast (Abbotsford), seconded by Mr. MacKenzie (Oxford), in relation to the Business of Supply.
The debate continued.
2016-05-12 [p.447]
The House resumed consideration of the motion of Mr. Fast (Abbotsford), seconded by Mr. MacKenzie (Oxford), in relation to the Business of Supply.
The debate continued.
2016-05-12 [p.447]
Pursuant to Order made earlier today, the question was deemed put on the motion and the recorded division was deemed requested and deferred until Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the expiry of the time provided for Oral Questions.
2016-04-13 [p.325]
Pursuant to Standing Orders 68(2) and 69(1), on motion of Mrs. Philpott (Minister of Health) for Ms. Freeland (Minister of International Trade), seconded by Mr. Sohi (Minister of Infrastructure and Communities), Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act, the Hazardous Products Act, the Radiation Emitting Devices Act, the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999, the Pest Control Products Act and the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act and to make related amendments to another Act, was introduced, read the first time, ordered to be printed and ordered for a second reading at the next sitting of the House.
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