No.25/2013

 

 

 

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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2nd Session – 47th General Assembly

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Thursday, November 7, 2013

 

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.  – Committee of Supply

 

(a)  Resolution and Bill No. 8 Respecting the Granting of Supplementary Supply to Her Majesty.

                                                       (Progress)

 

2.  − Address in Reply

 

Third Reading Bills

 

3.  Third Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Services Charges Act”. (Bill No. 5)

                                                                                          (Finance and President of Treasury Board)

 

Second Reading Bills

 

4. − Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Highway Traffic Act”. (Bill No. 6)

                                                                                                               (Service NL)

 

5. − Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Revenue Administration Act No. 4”. (Bill No. 12)

                                                                   (Finance and President of Treasury Board)

 

6. − Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Proceedings Against The Crown Act”. (Bill No. 19)

                                                                           (Justice)

 

MOTIONS

 

1. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD − To Move that the House Resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole on Supply to Consider a Resolution Relating to the Granting of Supplementary Supply to Her Majesty. (Bill No. 9)

 

2. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY SERVICES– To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Pharmaceutical Services Act”. (Bill No. 10)

 

         3. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Remove Anomalies And Errors In The Statute Law”. (Bill No. 11)

 

         4. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF SERVICE NL – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Highway Traffic Act No. 2”. (Bill No. 13)

 

5. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Judicature Act”. (Bill No. 14)

 

         6. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Commissioners For Oaths Act”. (Bill No. 15)

 

7. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Provincial Court Act, 1991”. (Bill No. 16)

 

8. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Labour Standards Act”. (Bill No. 17)

 

         9. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF MUNICIPAL AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Municipal Elections Act”. (Bill No. 18)

 

10. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF MUNICIPAL AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The City of Corner Brook Act, the City of Mount Pearl Act, the City of St. John’s Act and the Municipalities Act, 1999”. (Bill No. 20)

 

11. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF SERVICE NL – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Insurance Adjusters, Agents and Brokers Act”.  (Bill No. 21)

 

12. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF HEALTH AND COMMUNITY SERVICES – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act Respecting Food Safety in Food Premises”. (Bill No. 22)

 

13. − THE HONOURABLE THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE LEADER − To Move:

 

“WHEREAS, in accordance with section 45 of the House of Assembly Act and section 39 of the House of Assembly Accountability, Integrity and Administration Act, the Commissioner for Legislative Standards has recommended to this Honourable House:

 

1)      that MHA Brazil be reprimanded by the House of Assembly for failing to file an accurate disclosure statement;

 

2)      that MHA Brazil be reprimanded by the House of Assembly for violating the Members’ Code    of Conduct.

 

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT this House of Assembly concurs with the findings and recommendations of the Commissioner for Legislative Standards and asks that the Member for Conception Bay East – Bell Island stand in his place in this House and apologize to this Assembly for his failure and violation as cited by the report of the Commissioner for Legislative Standards”.

 

QUESTIONS

 

      9. − MR. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELMORE (The Straits – White Bay North) - To ask the Honourable the Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency to lay on the Table of the House the 2008 report prepared by EnFor Consulting which outlines the energy savings of converting public building (such as hospital and educational institutions) heating systems to wood pellets.

 

10. − MR. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELMORE (The Straits – White Bay North) - To ask the Honourable the Minister  Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency to lay on the Table of the House all documents outlining the opportunities that exist for developing pilot projects throughout the province using pellet heat for public buildings, or for industrial purposes.

 

11. − MR. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELMORE (The Straits – White Bay North) - To ask the Honourable the Minister Responsible for the Forestry and Agrifoods Agency to lay on the Table of the House documentation that illustrates the Agency is committed to having a fully-functioning and operational pellet plant in Roddickton-Bide Arm.

 

 

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