House of Commons Hansard #137 of the 35th Parliament, 2nd Session. (The original version is on Parliament's site.) The word of the day was health.

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Business Of The House
Routine Proceedings

10:30 a.m.

Some hon. members

Nay.

Business Of The House
Routine Proceedings

10:30 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

In my opinion the yeas have it.

And more than five members having risen:

Business Of The House
Routine Proceedings

10:30 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

Call in the members.

(The House divided on the motion, which was agreed to on the following division:)

Business Of The House
Routine Proceedings

11:15 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

I declare the motion carried.

Business Of The House
Routine Proceedings

11:15 a.m.

Reform

Grant Hill Macleod, AB

Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. Since the tobacco legislation is so important I would like to know why there is not a single member of the cabinet present. I believe there is a rule or-

Business Of The House
Routine Proceedings

11:15 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

I am sure the hon. member for Macleod knows that it is improper to refer to absence of members.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

March 4th, 1997 / 11:15 a.m.

Scarborough East
Ontario

Liberal

Doug Peters Secretary of State (International Financial Institutions)

moved:

That in relation to Bill C-71, an act to regulate the manufacture, sale, labelling and promotion of tobacco products, to make consequential amendments to another act and to repeal certain acts, not more than one further sitting day shall be allotted to the consideration of the report stage of the bill and one sitting day shall be allotted to the third reading stage of the said bill and, fifteen minutes before the expiry of the time provided for government business on the day allotted to the consideration of the report stage and on the day allotted to the third reading stage of the said bill, any proceedings before the House shall be interrupted, if required for the purpose of this order, and in turn every question necessary for the disposal of the stage of the bill then under consideration shall be put forthwith and successively without further debate or amendment.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

11:20 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

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

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

11:20 a.m.

Some hon. members

Agreed.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

11:20 a.m.

Some hon. members

No.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

11:20 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

All those in favour of the motion will please say yea.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

11:20 a.m.

Some hon. members

Yea.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

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The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

All those opposed will please say nay.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

11:20 a.m.

Some hon. members

Nay.

Tobacco Act
Government Orders

11:20 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

In my opinion the nays have it.

And more than five members having risen: