Employment Insurance I would like to add my thanks to everyone working for the Parliament of Canada in the House of Commons. I wish everyone, all Canadians, a merry Christmas and a happy new year. Joyeuses Fêtes. The motion to adjourn the House is now deemed to have been adopted. Pursuant to order m
Historic Sites and Monuments Act The hon. member for Yukon will have two and a half minutes remaining in his speech when the House next delves into this subject. The time provided for the consideration of private members' business has now expired. The order is dropped to the bottom of the order of precedence o
Public Services and Procurement Order, please. If members do not like what someone is saying, they should keep in mind that their turn on their side will come and they should wait for that. We had Santa Claus visiting earlier in fact, and he told me that he did not like to hear all this heckling. He will reinfo
Christmas While the House is in such a good mood, let me add my own best wishes for a merry Christmas, a happy Hanukkah, and a safe, healthy, and happy new year.
House debate It being Wednesday, we will now have the singing of O Canada led by the hon. member for Edmonton Centre. [Members sang the national anthem]
House debate I have the honour to inform the House that when the House did attend Her Excellency the Governor General in the Senate chamber, Her Excellency was pleased to give, in Her Majesty's name, the royal assent to the following bills: Bill C-305, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (misc
Child Health Protection Act The hon. member for Brantford—Brant has seven minutes remaining in his speech.
Child Health Protection Act Before the hon. member for Brantford—Brant begins, I want to let him know, as he may be aware, that we may be interrupted in a few minutes. We are waiting for an indication of when that will happen, so we are not entirely sure. The hon. member for Brantford—Brant.
Presence in Gallery I would like to draw the attention of hon. members to the presence in the gallery of a delegation of ministers of justice from across Canada: the Honourable Andrew Parsons, Minister of Justice, Public Safety, and Attorney General for the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador; the
ROYAL ASSENT Order, please. I have the honour to inform the House that a communication has been received as follows: Rideau Hall Ottawa December 12, 2017 Mr. Speaker: I have the honour to inform you that the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will proce
National Defence Order. Canadians tell me frequently how much they are fed up with people heckling in this place, so I would ask members to keep that in mind and have a little respect for this institution. The hon. member for Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles.
International Trade Order. I have heard a lot today from the member for Abbotsford, although he has not had the floor. I would ask him to try to restrain himself. I know there are subjects that are very dear to his heart, but I know he knows the rules, and I know he will want to contain himself, des
Taxation The hon. member for Saint-Hyacinthe—Bagot.
Taxation Order. I would ask the hon. member for Portneuf—Jacques-Cartier and the other members to refrain from heckling and interrupting other members. Everyone has to wait their turn. The hon. Minister of Finance.
Public Services and Procurement Order. I know that the members are excited about used car sales, but I ask them each to take their turn, to listen when others have their turn, and to only speak when they have the floor. The right hon. Prime Minister has the floor.