Bill

C-38 An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 29, 2012 and other measures

Vote topic

That Bill C-38, in Clause 52, be amended by adding after line 8 on page 31 the following:

“Whereas the Government of Canada seeks to achieve sustainable development by conserving and enhancing environmental quality and by encouraging and promoting economic development that conserves and enhances environmental quality;

Whereas environmental assessment provides an effective means of integrating environmental factors into planning and decision-making processes in a manner that promotes sustainable development;

Whereas the Government of Canada is committed to exercising leadership, within Canada and internationally, in anticipating and preventing the degradation of environmental quality and, at the same time, in ensuring that economic development is compatible with the high value Canadians place on environmental quality;

Whereas the Government of Canada seeks to avoid duplication or unnecessary delays;

And whereas the Government of Canada is committed to facilitating public participation in the environmental assessment of projects to be carried out by or with the approval or assistance of the Government of Canada and to providing access to the information on which those environmental assessments are based;”

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Result

Yes 124
NDP Bloc Liberal Green
No 147
Conservative

Conservative

Didn't vote Keith Ashfield
Didn't vote James Bezan
Didn't vote Gord Brown
Didn't vote Barry Devolin
Didn't vote Ed Fast
Didn't vote Laurie Hawn
Didn't vote Randy Kamp
Didn't vote Rob Merrifield
Didn't vote Rob Moore
Didn't vote LaVar Payne
Didn't vote Peter Penashue
Didn't vote Lisa Raitt
Didn't vote Brent Rathgeber
Didn't vote Andrew Scheer
Didn't vote Joy Smith
Didn't vote David Tilson
Didn't vote Bradley Trost

NDP

Didn't vote Tyrone Benskin
Didn't vote Denis Blanchette
Didn't vote Robert Chisholm
Didn't vote Sadia Groguhé
Didn't vote Sana Hassainia
Didn't vote Christine Moore
Didn't vote John Rafferty
Didn't vote Jean Rousseau
Didn't vote Denise Savoie
Didn't vote Mike Sullivan

Bloc

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Independent

Green