No. 9/2019

 

 

House of Assembly

Province of Newfoundland & Labrador

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1st Session – 49th General Assembly

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Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

 

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                       

MOTIONS

 

3.   − 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)                    (Debate adj’d)

 

4. − 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 for the Granting of Supply to Her Majesty”. (Bill No. 4)

 

5.  THE HONOURABLE THE GOVERNMENT HOUSE LEADER – To Move:

 

“WHEREAS subsection 6(3) of the Independent Appointments Commission Act provides that the Independent Appointments Commission shall consist of a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 7 members appointed by the Lieutenant-Governor in Council on a resolution of the House of Assembly;

 

AND WHEREAS the following 3 members have submitted their resignation as members of the Independent Appointments Commission:

 

                        Clyde K. Wells

                        Zita Cobb

                        Shannie Duff

           

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the following persons be appointed members of the Independent Appointments Commission for a term of 3 years:

 

                        Edward Roberts

                        Gerald Lloyd Anderson

                        Peggy Bartlett.”

           

6.   MR. CHES CROSBIE (Windsor Lake) – To Move:

 

“BE IT RESOLVED that the House of Assembly urge the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

 

(1)       to admonish the House of Commons and Senate of Canada for passing Bill C-69 with provisions that violate the principle of joint management contained in the 1985 Atlantic Accord and its implementation legislation;

 

(2)       to take all reasonable measures, including Court challenges where necessary, to safeguard against conflicting federal legislation, the hard-won joint management rights that Newfoundland and Labrador secured under the 1985 Atlantic Accord and its implementation legislation; and

 

(3)       to refuse to enact any provincial law that will erode those rights.”

 

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