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Parliamentary Business

Sunday, November 1, 2020 (43rd Parliament, 2nd Session)

Members of Parliament participate in House of Commons sittings, committee meetings and diplomatic events.

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Sunday, November 1, 2020
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In the House, Members come together to make laws, hold the government to account and decide on the affairs of the country.

The House is adjourned until Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. (EDT).

The House is not scheduled to sit on (Sunday, November 1, 2020)

In committees, Members undertake studies on departmental spending, legislation and issues related to their mandate, after which they report their conclusions to the House.

Committees

A new session has now started. However, committees may not take up the responsibilities assigned to them until their members have been named and a chair is duly elected.

The Special Order adopted by the House on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 provides that the membership of the standing committees, other than the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, be constituted by each recognized party's whip depositing with the Clerk of the House the list of their members to serve on the committees no later than Tuesday, October 6, 2020, and that the Clerk of the House shall convene organizational meetings of standing committees no later than Monday, October 19, 2020, including, as necessary, during the period of adjournment beginning Friday, October 9, 2020, provided that the organizational meetings for the following committees shall be held no later than Friday, October 9, but no earlier than Thursday, October 8, 2020, and may be convened with 24 hours' notice: (i) the Standing Committee on Health, (ii) the Standing Committee on Finance, (iii) the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics, (iv) the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities, (v) the Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food, (vi) the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development, (vii) the Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates, (viii) the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security, (ix) the Special Committee on Canada-China Relations.

Meetings (Sunday, November 1, 2020)

There are no meetings planned for that date.

Members further Canada's interests at international conferences and meetings and promote democracy, economic and social ties with other nations.

Events (Sunday, November 1, 2020)