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House of Commons Hansard #161 of the 35th Parliament, 2nd Session. (The original version is on Parliament's site.) The word of the day was billion.

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Some hon. members

Agreed.

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Some hon. members

No.

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The Deputy Speaker

All those in favour will please say yea.

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Some hon. members

Yea.

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The Deputy Speaker

All those opposed will please say nay.

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Some hon. members

Nay.

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The Deputy Speaker

In my opinion the yeas have it.

And more than five members having risen:

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The Deputy Speaker

Call in the members.

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

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The Deputy Speaker

I declare the motion carried.

(Bill read the third time and passed.)

The House proceeded to the consideration of Bill C-37, an act to implement an agreement between Canada and the Russian Federation, a convention between Canada and the Republic of South Africa, an agreement between Canada and the United Republic of Tanzania, an agreement between Canada and the Republic of India and a convention between Canada and Ukraine, for the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income, as reported (without amendment) from the committee.

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The Deputy Speaker

Pursuant to the order made Monday, April 21, 1997 all the questions necessary to dispose of the report stage and third reading stage of Bill C-37 shall now be put without further debate or amendment.

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Liberal

Bob Kilger Liberal Stormont—Dundas, ON

Mr. Speaker, if the House would agree, I would propose that you seek unanimous consent that members who voted on the previous motion be recorded as having voted on the motion now before the House, which is the concurrence at report stage of Bill C-37 and also third reading of the main motion of Bill C-37, with Liberal members voting yea.

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The Deputy Speaker

Is there unanimous consent?

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Some hon. members

Agreed.

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Bloc

René Laurin Bloc Joliette, QC

Mr. Speaker, the members of the Bloc Quebecois vote in favour of this motion.

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Reform

Chuck Strahl Reform Fraser Valley East, BC

Mr. Speaker, Reform Party members will vote in favour of this.

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NDP

Bill Blaikie NDP Winnipeg—Transcona, MB

Mr. Speaker, NDP members present vote yes on these two motions.

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Liberal

Jag Bhaduria Liberal Markham—Whitchurch-Stouffville, ON

Mr. Speaker, I will be voting in favour of the motion.

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LaSalle—Émard Québec

Liberal

Paul Martin LiberalMinister of Finance

moved that the bill be concurred in.

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

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The Deputy Speaker

I declare the motion carried.

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Liberal

Paul Martin Liberal LaSalle—Émard, QC

moved that the bill be read the third time and passed.

(Motion agreed to, bill read the third time and passed.)

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Liberal

Mary Clancy Liberal Halifax, NS

Mr. Speaker, on a point of order. I wish to say had I been in my place, I would have voted with my party.

The House moved to consideration of Bill C-39, An Act respecting the York Factory First Nation and the settlement of matters arising from an agreement relating to the flooding of land, as reported (with an amendment) from a committee.

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The Deputy Speaker

Pursuant to order made Monday, April 21, all questions necessary to dispose of the report stage of Bill C-39 shall now be put without further debate or amendment.

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Liberal

Bob Kilger Liberal Stormont—Dundas, ON

Mr. Speaker, I believe you would find unanimous consent that members who voted on the previous motion be recorded as having voted on the motion now before the House, that is to say, Bill C-39 at the report and third reading stages, with Liberal members voting yea.

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Bloc

René Laurin Bloc Joliette, QC

Mr. Speaker, we give our consent and the Bloc Quebecois members vote yea.