The House of Commons sent four bills to the Senate just days before it was due to adjourn for the summer.
Silly season is in full swing, as the Liberals try to pass bills on GHG reduction targets and conversion therapy before the summer.
The Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability released draft legislation with the backing of two major unions last week.
The Liberals used time allocation to speed up the controversial changes to the Broadcasting Act last week, but may have a harder time finding partners to pass other key bills before the summer.
Ex-military members and opinion columnists have called for the defence minister to resign numerous times over the past three months.
Bill S-4 would give better pay and official status to the leaders of the new groups in the Senate.
The partisan finger-pointing that has defined the debate around Bill C-10 over the past two weeks is rooted in an attempt by the government, and a few MPs, to make sure that influential streaming companies that rely on uploaded content, such as YouTube, are bound by rules designed to promote Canadian cultural content, and protect Canadian broadcasters.
Conservative Senator Elizabeth Marshall called out the CRA for changing how it makes rent relief payments before Parliament had approved.