An Act to amend the Financial Administration Act (borrowing of money)

This bill was previously introduced in the 41st Parliament, 2nd Session.

Status

Dead, as of Sept. 27, 2016

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Summary

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This enactment amends Part IV (Public Debt) of the Financial

Administration Act to restrict the circumstances in which the Governor in Council may authorize the borrowing of money without legislative approval.

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Multiple SclerosisPetitionsRoutine Proceedings

November 18th, 2013 / 3:05 p.m.
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Liberal

Kirsty Duncan Liberal Etobicoke North, ON

Mr. Speaker, the debate concerning CCSVI should be based on science, evidence, and improving the quality of life for Canadians with MS, who wonder how the government is going to judge the radically different CCSVI data from the east and west of Canada.

Canadians with MS ask, if the debate had been based on evidence, why the Minister of Health did not meet with CCSVI groups across the country and with Canadians who had been treated to learn about their experience, why she did not include experts in CCSVI in her expert working group, and why the decision to kill Bill S-204 was taken eight months before the Senate hearings.

The petitioners are calling upon the minister to consult experts, to undertake Phase III clinical trials on an urgent basis, and to require follow-up care.