No.20/2012

 

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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1st Session – 47th General Assembly

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Thursday, April 26, 2012

 

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 Address in Reply

 

2. C Committee of Supply

Third Reading Bills

 

3. C Third Reading of a Bill C “An Act To Amend The Enduring Powers Of Attorney Act".  (Bill No. 3)

                                                       (Justice and Attorney General)

 

4. C Third Reading of a Bill CAn Act To Amend The Revenue Administration Act".

(Bill No. 5)                                                                                               (Finance and President of Treasury Board)

 

5. C Third Reading of a Bill CAn Act To Amend The Municipalities Act, 1999 and The Urban And Rural Planning

Act, 2000". (Bill No. 9)                                                                      (Municipal Affairs)

 

Second Reading Bills

 

6. C Second Reading of a Bill C “An Act Respecting Procurement By Public Bodies”.(Bill No. 1)

                                                                                                    (Service NL)

 

7. C Second Reading of a Bill CAn Act To Amend The Registration Of Deeds Act, 2009". (Bill No. 14)

                                                                                                    (Service NL)

 

8. C Second Reading of a Bill C “An Act To Amend The Student Financial Assistance Act”. (Bill No. 15)

                                                                           (Advanced Education and Skills)

 

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 Certain Resolutions Relating to the Granting of  Supply to Her Majesty.  (Bill No. 16)

 

3. C  THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE AND ATTORNEY GENERAL  C To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Ensure Access For Service Animals Used By Persons With Disabilities”. (Bill No. 17)

 

4. C  THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE AND ATTORNEY GENERAL  C To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Legal Aid Act”. (Bill No. 18)

 

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

 

         WHEREAS subsection 16(1) of the House of Assembly Accountability, Integrity and Administration Act requires that a Members’ Compensation Review Committee of not more that 3 individuals be appointed at least once during each General Assembly to conduct an inquiry and prepare a report respecting the salaries, allowances, severance payments and pensions to be paid to Members of the House of Assembly;

 

         AND WHEREAS in accordance with subsection 16(2) of the House of Assembly Accountability, Integrity and Administration Act, the Speaker has consulted with the Government House Leader, the Official Opposition House Leader, and the Leader of the Third Party on the appointment;

 

         AND WHEREAS they have agreed with the introduction of this Resolution;

 

         AND WHEREAS subsection 16(4) of the House of Assembly Accountability, Integrity and Administration Act requires that a Report, with recommendations, must be presented to the Speaker within 120 days of the appointment;

 

         BE IT THEREFORE RESOLVED that Ms. Jacqueline Brazil, a Judge of the Provincial Court, be appointed to fulfill this requirement, with the appointment to become effective on August 6, 2012;

 

         AND BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that Judge Brazil conduct her inquiry and present her Report to the Speaker on or before December 3rd, 2012.”

 

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Published under the authority of the Speaker of the

House of Assembly by William E. Parsons, Queen's Printer