House of Commons Hansard #38 of the 36th Parliament, 2nd Session. (The original version is on Parliament's site.) The word of the day was nisga'a.

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Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

The Speaker

Is there unanimous consent?

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

Some hon. members

Agreed.

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

Some hon. members

No.

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

Bloc

Yvan Bernier Bonaventure—Gaspé—Îles-De-La-Madeleine—Pabok, QC

Mr. Speaker, I am glad you saved me for last. Do not forget that Canada evolved from Gaspé. Therefore, I am pleased to have the last word in this first round in the House today.

The Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs is still listening to us and he is certainly one who likes to see what is happening in other countries. Maybe he would find it interesting to know what was signed in Paris on May 8, 1992 by Thomas Frank, Rosalyn Higgins, Alain Tellet, Mrs. Malcolm—

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

The Speaker

This is a fine dessert, but the question has to be asked. Is there unanimous consent?

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

Some hon. members

Agreed.

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

Some hon. members

No.

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

The Speaker

Has everybody had one turn?

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

Some hon. members

Yes.

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

Some hon. members

No.

Points Of Order
Oral Question Period

3:30 p.m.

The Speaker

Maybe we will have another day like that. It is a fine afternoon. Thank you, but enough is enough.

Order In Council Appointments
Routine Proceedings

3:30 p.m.

Scarborough—Rouge River
Ontario

Liberal

Derek Lee Parliamentary Secretary to Leader of the Government in the House of Commons

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to table, in both official languages, a number of order in council appointments recently made by the government.

Pursuant to the provisions of Standing Order 110 they are deemed referred to the appropriate standing committees, a list of which is attached.

Government Response To Petitions
Routine Proceedings

3:30 p.m.

Scarborough—Rouge River
Ontario

Liberal

Derek Lee Parliamentary Secretary to Leader of the Government in the House of Commons

Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to table, in both official languages, the government's response to four petitions.

Committees Of The House
Routine Proceedings

December 13th, 1999 / 3:30 p.m.

Liberal

Joe Volpe Eglinton—Lawrence, ON

Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present, in both official languages, the first report of the Standing Committee on Natural Resources and Government Operations.

In accordance with its order of reference of November 30, 1999, your committee has considered Bill C-10, an act to amend the Municipal Grants Act, and has agreed to report it with amendment.

An Act To Give Effect To The Requirement For Clarity As Set Out In The Opinion Of The Supreme Court Of Canada In The Quebec Secession Reference
Routine Proceedings

3:35 p.m.

Saint-Laurent—Cartierville
Québec

Liberal

Stéphane Dion President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-20, an act to give effect to the requirement for clarity as set out in the opinion of the Supreme Court of Canada in the Quebec Secession Reference.

(Motions deemed adopted, bill read the first time and printed)