House of Commons Hansard #150 of the 35th Parliament, 2nd Session. (The original version is on Parliament's site.) The word of the day was accused.

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The House resumed from March 21 consideration of the motion that this House approves in general the budgetary policy of the government.

The Budget
Government Orders

6:25 p.m.

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Milliken)

It being 6.30 p.m., the House will now proceed to the taking of the deferred recorded division on Ways and Means Motion No. 15. Call in the members.

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

The Budget
Government Orders

7 p.m.

The Speaker

I declare the motion carried.

The House resumed from March 12 consideration of the motion and of the amendment.

Peacekeeping Or Peace Enforcement Commitments
Private Members' Business

7 p.m.

The Speaker

Pursuant to order made on Wednesday, March 12, the House will now proceed to the taking of the deferred recorded divisions relating to Motion M-31 under Private Members' Business.

The question is on the amendment.

As is the practice, the division will be taken row by row, starting with the mover and then proceeding with those in favour of the amendment sitting on the same side of the House as the mover. Then those in favour of the amendment sitting on the other side of the House will be called. Those opposed to the amendment will be called in the same order.

(The House divided on the amendment, which was negatived on the following division:)

Peacekeeping Or Peace Enforcement Commitments
Private Members' Business

7:05 p.m.

The Speaker

I declare the amendment defeated.

The next question is on the main motion.

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

Peacekeeping Or Peace Enforcement Commitments
Private Members' Business

7:15 p.m.

The Speaker

I declare the motion lost.

The House resumed from March 19 consideration of the motion and of the amendment.

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal For United Nations Peacekeeping Act
Private Members' Business

April 7th, 1997 / 7:15 p.m.

The Speaker

Pursuant to order made on Tuesday, March 18, 1997 the House will now proceed to the taking of the deferred recorded divisions relating to Motion No. 277 under Private Members' Business.

The question is on the amendment.

(The House divided on the amendment, which was negatived on the following division:)

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal For United Nations Peacekeeping Act
Private Members' Business

7:20 p.m.

The Speaker

I declare the amendment lost.

The next question is on the main motion.

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal For United Nations Peacekeeping Act
Private Members' Business

7:25 p.m.

Bloc

Jean Landry Lotbinière, QC

Mr. Speaker, I would ask that you consider that I voted with my party. I was in my seat. Pardon me.

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal For United Nations Peacekeeping Act
Private Members' Business

7:25 p.m.

Liberal

Dan McTeague Ontario, ON

Mr. Speaker, I was wondering if I could seek your guidance on the validity of a vote when the actual mover of this motion saw fit not to be here on this occasion.

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal For United Nations Peacekeeping Act
Private Members' Business

7:25 p.m.

The Speaker

It is perfectly in order that we take this vote because it is an order of the House. Very gently I would remind hon. members that we never refer to another member when he or she is not present.

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

Canadian Volunteer Service Medal For United Nations Peacekeeping Act
Private Members' Business

7:25 p.m.

The Speaker

I declare the motion defeated.

It being 7.30 p.m., the House stands adjourned until 10 a.m. tomorrow, pursuant to Standing Order 24(1).

(The House adjourned at 7.31 p.m.)