Opposition MPs slam Conservatives’ lack of good governance, say legislative process ‘dysfunctional’

The government used time allocation to limit debate 17 times during the 19-day marathon of Commons sittings to midnight from the last week in May through most of June, as Conservative MPs passed or pushed forward a flood of bills before Parliament’s summer recess nearly two weeks ago.

Government House Leader Peter Van Loan, pictured recently testifying before a Senate committee. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, July 2, 2014 4:52 PM

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