House of Commons Hansard #43 of the 36th Parliament, 2nd Session. (The original version is on Parliament's site.) The word of the day was referendum.

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Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Some hon. members

Withdraw. Withdraw.

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

The Speaker

Is that it? The hon. member for Lac-Saint-Jean.

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Bloc

Stéphan Tremblay Lac-Saint-Jean, QC

Mr. Speaker, I have here a document from the Bloc Quebecois which offers a new way of defining the relationship between Quebec and Canada.

I will not ask for unanimous consent, I will simply leave this document on my desk. If members want to take a look at it, it will be here.

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

The Speaker

If you are not asking for unanimous consent, I do not have to do it either.

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Bloc

Hélène Alarie Louis-Hébert, QC

Mr. Speaker, I hope you will listen to me because I have something very important to table in the House, with unanimous consent, following the introduction of Bill C-20.

It is a recently published book entitled Le Pari de la franchise .

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

The Speaker

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

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Some hon. members

Agreed.

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Some hon. members

No.

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Bloc

Pierre De Savoye Portneuf, QC

Mr. Speaker, I am intrigued by the fact that you had to refer to your list to remember that I am the member for Portneuf.

I am getting to the point. I have here a document dealing with the harmonization of federal legislation with Quebec law. I think it would enlighten our colleagues opposite. Do I have their consent to table this document?

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

The Speaker

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

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Some hon. members

Agreed.

Point Of Order
Oral Question Period

4 p.m.

Some hon. members

No.

Board Of Internal Economy
Routine Proceedings

4 p.m.

The Speaker

I have the honour to inform the House that Mr. Jay Hill, member for the electoral riding of Prince George—Peace River, has been appointed member of the Board of Internal Economy in place of Mr. Randy White, member for the electoral district of Langley—Abbotsford.

Government Response To Petitions
Routine Proceedings

4:05 p.m.

Scarborough—Rouge River
Ontario

Liberal

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

Mr. Speaker, pursuant to Standing Order 36(8), I have the honour to table, in both official languages, the government's response to 20 petitions.

Chief Electoral Officer
Routine Proceedings

4:05 p.m.

The Speaker

I have the honour to lay upon the table the report of the Chief Electoral Officer of Canada on the administration of the Hull—Aylmer, Mount Royal, Saskatoon—Rosetown—Biggar and York West byelections of November 15, 1999.

The document is deemed to have been permanently referred to the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs.