No.22/2014

 

  

 

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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3rd Session – 47th General Assembly

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Wednesday, May 7, 2014

 

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

 

2. – Concurrence Motion –

Government Services Committee

 

Bills Referred to Committee of the Whole

 

         3. – Committee of the Whole on a Bill − “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. 6)                  (Progress)                                  (Municipal and Intergovernmental Affairs)

 

Second Reading Bills

 

         4. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act Respecting Public Interest Disclosure”. (Bill No. 1)

                                    (Adjourned)                                (Justice)

 

         5. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Mental Health Care And Treatment Act”. (Bill No. 4)

                                                            (Health & Community Services)

 

         6. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Health Professions Act”.   (Bill No. 7)

                                                                                    (Health and Community Services)

 

         7. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend Various Acts Of The Province Respecting The Publication Of A Summary Of A Decision Or Order Of An Adjudication Tribunal”. (Bill No. 8)                                                                   (Health and Community Services)

 

MOTIONS

 

1. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD − To Move “That This House Approves in General the Budgetary Policy of the Government.” (Budget Speech)

 

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 on Supply to Consider Certain Resolutions Relating to the Granting of  Supply to Her Majesty.

(Bill No. 11)

 

3. − 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 Respecting the Imposition of Taxes on Tobacco. (Bill No. 12)

 

4. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Income Tax Act, 2000”. (Bill No. 13)

 

5. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF MUNICIPAL AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL AFFAIRS – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Establish And Implement A Province-Wide 911 Telephone Service For The Reporting Of Emergencies”. (Bill No. 14)

 

6. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Mineral Act”. (Bill No. 15)

 

7. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF ADVANCED EDUCATION AND SKILLS – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Student Financial Assistance Act”. (Bill No. 16)

 

8. − MR. ELI CROSS (Bonavista North) − To Move:

 

         WHEREAS the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans, in allocating quotas for northern shrimp this year, has reduced the allocations for the inshore fleet disproportionately by adopting a “Last In, First Out” (LIFO) policy;

 

         THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that this Honourable House calls on the Government of Canada to eliminate the “Last In, First Out” (LIFO) policy of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans and to instead distribute more equitably the northern shrimp quota allocations based on adjacency and historical dependence.”

 

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Published under the authority of the Speaker of the

House of Assembly by the Queen’s Printer