S-229 , 39th Parliament, 2nd session October 16, 2007, to September 7, 2008

An Act to amend the Constitution Act, 1867 (Property qualifications of Senators)
Short title: Constitution Act, 2008 (Property qualifications of Senators)
Bill type
Senate Public Bill


Current status
At second reading in the Senate
Latest activity
Debate at second reading on June 26, 2008 (Senate)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, February 26, 2008
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 26, 2008
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 4, 2008
Sitting 38
Major speeches
Show major speeches at second reading
April 29, 2008
April 30, 2008
June 17, 2008
June 26, 2008
Third reading
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House of Commons

First reading
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Second reading
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Consideration in committee
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Report stage
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Third reading
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Recorded votes

House of Commons

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Speaker's rulings and statements

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Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech
March 4, 2008 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 38)
March 4, 2008 Response speech(Sitting 38)


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