No.15/2010

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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3rd Session – 46th General Assembly

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Wednesday, May 5, 2010

ROUTINE PROCEEDINGS

(a)    Statements by Members

(b)    Statements by Ministers

(c)    Oral Questions

(d)    Presenting Reports by Standing and Select Committees

(e)    Tabling of Documents

(f)    Notices of Motion

(g)    Answers to questions for which notice has been given

(h)    Petitions

 

ORDERS OF THE DAY

 

1. C Committee of Supply

 

Bills Referred to Committee of the Whole

 

1. C Committee of the Whole on a Bill C AAn Act To Provide Liability Protection On Portions of Pedestrian Trails”. (Bill No. 5)                                           (Tourism, Culture and Recreation)

 

2. C Committee of the Whole on a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Grand Concourse Authority Act.” (Bill No. 12)                                                           (Tourism, Culture and Recreation)

 

3. C Committee of the Whole on a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Consumer Protection And Business Practices Act.” (Bill No. 13)                                                       (Government Services)

 

Second Reading Bills

 

4. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act Respecting The Care And Protection Of Children And Youth”. (Bill No. 1)                                                             (Child, Youth and Family Services)

 

5. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Income Tax Act, 2000”. (Bill No. 3)                                                                                               (Finance and President of Treasury Board)

 

6. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Provincial Court Act, 1991”. (Bill No. 4)                                                                                           (Justice and Attorney General)

 

7. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Commissioners For Oaths Act”. (Bill No. 7)                                                                                    (Justice and Attorney General)

 

8. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Notaries Public Act.” (Bill No. 8)

                                                                                        (Justice and Attorney General)

 

9. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Income Tax Act, 2000 No. 2.” (Bill No. 9)                                                                  (Finance and President of Treasury Board))

 

10. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Small Claims Act.” (Bill No. 11)

                                                                                        (Justice and Attorney General)

11. C Second Reading of a Bill C AAn Act To Amend The Private Investigation And Security Services Act.” (Bill No. 14)                                                 (Government Services)

 

MOTIONS

 

1. C THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD C To Move AThat This House Approves in General the Budgetary Policy of the Government.@ (Budget Speech)

 

2. C THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD C To Move that the House Resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole on Supply to Consider a Certain Resolution Relating to the Granting of  Supply to Her Majesty. (Bill No. 6)

 

3. C THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD C To Move that the House Resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole to Consider a Certain Resolution Respecting the Imposition of Taxes on Tobacco. (Bill No. 10)

 

4. C THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE AND ATTORNEY GENERAL C To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, A An Act To Amend The Fatal Accidents Act.” (Bill No. 15)

 

5. C THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF GOVERNMENT SERVICES C To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, AAn Act To Amend The Insurance Companies Act.” (Bill No. 16)

 

6. C THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY SERVICES C To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, AAn Act Respecting The Regulation Of Certain Health Professions.” (Bill No. 17)

 

7. C THE HONOURABLE THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE LEADER C To Move:

 

        WHEREAS section 42.1 of the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act provides that the Information and Privacy Commissioner is to be appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council on a resolution of the House of Assembly;

 

        AND WHEREAS section 42.2 of the Act states that a commissioner may be reappointed;

 

        AND WHEREAS the appointment of the current commissioner, Mr. Ed Ring, expires on April 10, 2010;

 

        AND WHEREAS it is proposed that Mr. Ring be reappointed as the commissioner for a term of 2 years;

 

        NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Mr. Ed Ring, be reappointed as the Information and Privacy Commissioner for a term of 2 years.”

 

8. C HONOURABLE PATTY POTTLE (Torngat Mountains) C To Move:

 

        “WHEREAS innumerable women throughout history have suffered many forms of violence, and far too many continue to suffer today despite all the efforts to curb violence against women;

 

        AND WHEREAS the Provincial Government has been proactive in preventing violence against women and promoting nonviolent behaviours through a range of initiatives, including the ongoing Violence Prevention Initiative, the Family Violence Intervention Court, support for transition houses and women’s centres, and other measures;

 

        AND WHEREAS violence prevention initiatives are most effective when individual citizens, families, organizations and communities take an active role in condemning violence against women and promoting nonviolent behaviours at all ages;

 

        THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that this Honourable House expresses its support for the Government’s violence prevention initiatives and urges all Newfoundlanders and Labradorians to do their part in making our society safer by taking responsibility to condemn violence against women and promote nonviolent behaviours at all ages.”

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