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Parliamentary Business

Monday, January 31, 2022 (44th Parliament, 1st Session)

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

Business Calendar

Select a date to view past or scheduled Parliamentary Business. This calendar goes as far back as December 3, 2015. Previous business can be consulted by selecting relevant links on this page.

Monday, January 31, 2022
31 1 2022

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

Past sitting
(Monday, January 31, 2022)
Agenda for Monday, January 31, 2022
Subject to change without notice.
11:00 a.m.
Orders of the Day
Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne
Delivered at the opening of a session of Parliament, the Speech from the Throne outlines the government's plans for the session.
2:00 p.m.
Statements by Members
A daily 15-minute period when Members may make brief statements on matters of national, regional or local importance.
2:15 p.m.
Oral Questions
A daily 45-minute period in the House during which oral questions are addressed to Ministers, and occasionally to committee chairs or members of the Board of Internal Economy.
3:00 p.m.
Routine Proceedings
Business of a basic nature for which a daily period is set aside in the House.
Orders of the Day
Resuming debate interrupted at 2:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
Government Orders
Each sitting day, a substantial portion of the House’s time is devoted to the consideration of Government Orders, which include any item of business proposed by a Minister for consideration on a certain day.
Government Business
Motions initiated by a Minister or Parliamentary Secretary.
Situation in Ukraine
Adjournment of the House

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


Meetings (Monday, January 31, 2022)

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

Events (Monday, January 31, 2022)