House of Commons Hansard #119 of the 35th Parliament, 2nd Session. (The original version is on Parliament's site.) The word of the day was agency.

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Bill C-234
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Some hon. members

Question.

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The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

Is it the pleasure of the House to adopt the motion?

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Some hon. members

Agreed.

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Some hon. members

No.

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The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

All those in favour will please say yea.

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Some hon. members

Yea.

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The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

All those opposed will please say nay.

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Some hon. members

Nay.

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The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

In my opinion the nays have it.

And more that five members having risen:

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The Speaker

Call in the members.

And the bells having rung:

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The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

At the request of the government whip, the division on the motion stands deferred until 5.30 p.m. today.

Petitions
Routine Proceedings

December 12th, 1996 / 11 a.m.

Reform

Jack Frazer Saanich—Gulf Islands, BC

Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 36, it is my duty and honour to present two petitions to the House, duly certified by the clerk of petitions on behalf of 416 individuals from across Canada.

The first petition, signed by 28 Canadians, calls on Parliament to urge the federal government to join with the provincial governments to make the national highway system upgrading possible beginning in 1997.

Petitions
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Reform

Jack Frazer Saanich—Gulf Islands, BC

Mr. Speaker, the second petition signed by 388 Canadians, asks Parliament to zero rate books, magazines and newspapers under the GST.

Petitions
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11:05 a.m.

Liberal

Mac Harb Ottawa Centre, ON

Mr. Speaker, this is a petition sponsored by the Canadian Automobile Association entitled Roads Work.

The petitioners call on Parliament to urge the federal government to join with the provincial governments to make the upgrading of the national highway system possible in 1997.

Petitions
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Reform

Jake Hoeppner Lisgar—Marquette, MB

Mr. Speaker, I have five petitions to present to the House today.

Three of the petitions pray that Parliament have our present laws on obscenity strictly upheld thus demonstrating a will to protect the men, women and children of Canada from pornography.