House of Commons Hansard #56 of the 36th Parliament, 2nd Session. (The original version is on Parliament's site.) The word of the day was senate.

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Points Of Order

10:40 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Ms. Thibeault)

Is there unanimous consent?

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Some hon. members

Agreed.

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10:40 a.m.

Some hon. members

No.

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Bloc

Pierrette Venne Saint-Bruno—Saint-Hubert, QC

Madam Speaker, complying with your suggestion, I would like to inform you how that I wish to make a motion.

The Prime Minister finds it normal, and in keeping with Canada political custom, for Liberal MPs—

Points Of Order

10:40 a.m.

Some hon. members

Oh, oh.

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Bloc

Pierrette Venne Saint-Bruno—Saint-Hubert, QC

Madam Speaker, the members across the way are interrupting me. They should wait until I have introduced my motion.

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10:40 a.m.

An hon. member

Let her speak.

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10:40 a.m.

Bloc

Pierrette Venne Saint-Bruno—Saint-Hubert, QC

The Prime Minister finds it normal, and in keeping with Canada political custom, for Liberal MPs to take the credit, for partisan political purposes, for billions of dollars worth of grants being paid—

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10:40 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Ms. Thibeault)

Does the hon. member have unanimous consent to table such a document?

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Some hon. members

Agreed.

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10:40 a.m.

Some hon. members

No.

Government Response To Petitions
Routine Proceedings

February 24th, 2000 / 10:40 a.m.

Scarborough—Rouge River
Ontario

Liberal

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

Madam Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 36, I have the honour to table, in both official languages, the government's response to 11 petitions, and I move:

That the House do now proceed to orders of the day.

Government Response To Petitions
Routine Proceedings

10:40 a.m.

Bloc

Stéphane Bergeron Verchères, QC

Madam Speaker, I rise on a point of order. I am trying to understand the logic by which the parliamentary secretary to the government House leader could present a motion, whereas he himself—

Government Response To Petitions
Routine Proceedings

10:40 a.m.

The Acting Speaker (Ms. Thibeault)

This is not a point of order but a point of debate.

I am in the process of reading the motion presented to the House. We are therefore going to proceed with that motion.

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

Government Response To Petitions
Routine Proceedings

10:45 a.m.

Some hon. members

Agreed.