No.24/2015

 

 

 

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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4th Session – 47th General Assembly

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Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

 

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. – Address in Reply

 

2. – Committee of Supply

 

 Bills Referred to Committee of the Whole

 

3. – Committee of the Whole on a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Canada-Newfoundland And Labrador Atlantic Accord Implementation Newfoundland And Labrador Act”. (Bill No. 2)

                                                                           (Natural Resources)

 

Second Reading Bills

 

4. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Works, Services And Transportation Act”.  (Bill No. 4)

                                                                           (Transportation & Works)

 

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. 5)

 

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 Certain Resolutions Respecting the Imposition of Taxes on Income. (Bill No. 6)

 

4. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Hydro Corporation Act, 2007”. (Bill No. 3)

 

5. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Revenue Administration Act”. (Bill No. 7)

 

6. − THE HONOURABLE THE MINISTER OF FINANCE AND PRESIDENT OF TREASURY BOARD – To ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled, “An Act To Amend The Services Charges Act”. (Bill No. 8)

 

7. − 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 Thursday, June 4th, 2015.

 

8. − 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 Thursday, June 4th, 2015.

 

9. – MS. LORRAINE MICHAEL (Signal Hill – Quidi Vidi) – To Move:

 

         WHEREAS following the imposition of the 1992 moratorium on northern cod, the Federal Minister of Fisheries and Oceans assured inshore harvesters of the Province that upon the return of the resource, the first 115,000 tonnes of 2J3KL cod would be allotted to the adjacent inshore harvesters;

 

         AND WHEREAS the northern cod is showing a resurgence in numbers;

 

         AND WHEREAS the current Federal Minister of Fisheries and Oceans has shown contempt for the principle of adjacency;

 

         THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that this House urge Government to call for the Federal Minister to reaffirm the federal policy of returning the first 115,000 metric tonnes of northern cod quota to the adjacent inshore harvesters of Newfoundland and Labrador”.

 

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House of Assembly by the Queen’s Printer