No.26/2013

 

 

 

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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2nd Session – 47th General Assembly

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Tuesday, November 12, 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 Revenue Administration Act No. 4”. (Bill No. 12)

                                                                   (Finance and President of Treasury Board)

 

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

                                                                           (Justice)

 

                                               Second Reading Bills

 

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

                                                                                                               (Service NL)

 

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 FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD − To Move that the House Resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole to  Consider a Resolution Relating to the Advancing or Guaranteeing of Certain Loans made under the Loan and Guarantee Act, 1957”. (Bill No. 24)

 

3. − 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)

 

         4. − 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)

 

         5. − 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)

 

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

 

         7. − 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)

 

8. − 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)

 

9. − 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)

 

         10. − 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)

 

11. − 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)

 

12. − 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)

 

13. − 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)

 

14. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend the Law Society Act, 1999”. (Bill No. 23)

 

15. − THE HONOURABLE THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE LEADER – To Move pursuant to Standing Order 11 that the House not adjourn at 5:30 o’clock p.m. on Tuesday, November 12, 2013.

 

16. THE HONOURABLE THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE LEADER To Move pursuant to Standing Order 11 that the House not adjourn at 10:00 o’clock p.m. on Tuesday, November 12, 2013.

QUESTIONS

 

         12. − MR. DALE KIRBY (St. John’s North) - To ask the Honourable the Minister of Health and Community Services to lay on the Table of the House the following information:


(a) the number of children on the waiting list for a pediatric diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder or other neuro-developmental disorders;

(b) the number of pediatric diagnoses of autism spectrum disorder or other neuro-developmental disorders carried out in Newfoundland and Labrador since October 11, 2011 ;

 

(c)  the number of patients, if any, who have been sent outside the province for a pediatric diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder or other neuro-developmental disorders since October 11, 2011, along with any associated cost to the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador;

(d)   the number of pediatricians working for the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador who are qualified to provide assessment, diagnostic, and supportive services related to autism spectrum disorder and other neuro-developmental disorders and


(e)  the number of vacancies that currently exist in the area of developmental pediatrics in Newfoundland and Labrador.

13. − MR. DALE KIRBY (St. John’s North) - To ask the Honourable the Minister of Health and Community Services to lay on the Table of the House information on the number of children with autism spectrum disorder or other neuro-developmental disorders who are on the waiting list for occupational therapy.

 

14. − MR. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELMORE (The Straits – White Bay North) - To ask the Honourable the Minister of Transportation and Works to lay on the Table of the House the criteria used to arrive at the decision to cut the calcium chloride program in the 2012-13 Budget.

 

15. − MR. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELMORE (The Straits – White Bay North) – To ask the Honourable the Minister of Transportation and Works to lay on the Table of the House the provincial inventory of gravel roads in Newfoundland & Labrador.

 

16. − MR. CHRISTOPHER MITCHELMORE (The Straits – White Bay North) – To ask the

Honourable the Minister of Transportation and Works to lay on the Table of the House a plan with timeline for removing specific gravel roads from provincial inventory through paving under the Provincial Roads Improvement Program.

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