NDP House Leader Murray Rankin will lead his caucus' push for amendments to a handful of the government's bills in the fall; the Conservatives and House Leader Candice Bergen, right, will push back on a key clause in a Criminal Code reform bill; and Government House Leader Bardish Chagger will try to shepherd the government's legislative agenda, including high-profile bills on marijuana legalization and impaired driving, through the House and into the Senate. The Hill Times file photographs


House gets back to business: a legislation primer

MPs already have their plates full, with 29 government bills in the House, and more to come.


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Status Of Government Business

  • S-2, Strengthening Motor Vehicle Safety for Canadians Act (second reading)
  • S-5, An Act to amend the Tobacco Act and the Non-smokers’ Health Act (second reading)
  • C-5, An Act to Repeal Division 20 of Part 3 of the Economic Action Plan 2015 Act, No. 1 (second reading)
  • The Week Ahead In Parliament

    Wednesday, Sept. 13

    • The House Health Committee will meet 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Room 415, Wellington Building, 197 Sparks St. in a televised meeting on Bill C-45, An Act Respecting Cannabis and to Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code, and other Acts.