No.15/2017

 

 

 

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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2nd Session – 48th General Assembly

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Wednesday, May 10th, 2017

 

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

 

3. − Concurrence Motion −

        Resource Committee

 

 

Second Reading Bills

 

         4. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act Respecting The Office Of The Auditor General and The Auditing Of The Public Accounts Of The Province”. (Bill No. 1)

(Government House Leader)

 

         5. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act Respecting An Independent Court Of Appeal In The Province”. (Bill No. 3)      (Justice and Public Safety)

 

         6. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Public Service Pensions Act, 1991”. (Bill No. 7)   (Finance and President of Treasury Board)

 

         7. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The House Of Assembly Accountability, Integrity And Administration Act No. 2”. (Bill No. 8) (Government House Leader)

 

         8. – Second Reading of a Bill − “An Act To Amend The Revenue Administration Act”.  (Bill No. 9)          (Finance and President of Treasury Board)

 

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. 6)

 

        3. – MR. SCOTT REID (St. George’s – Humber) − To Move:

 

        WHEREAS Newfoundland and Labrador has a spectacular range of biodiversity in need of protection;

 

        AND WHEREAS just 4.6 per cent of our provincial land mass is currently protected, which is just half of the overall Canadian average;

 

        AND WHEREAS a well-governed, scientifically-based system for designating protected areas has the potential to benefit our environment, our economy and our research endeavors;

 

        THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that this Honourable House supports the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador designating more protected areas in our Province”.

 

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