S-201 40th Parliament, 2nd session January 26, 2009, to December 30, 2009

An Act to amend the Library and Archives of Canada Act (National Portrait Gallery)
Bill type
Senate Public Bill


Current status
At consideration in committee in the Senate
Latest activity
Referral to committee on December 1, 2009 (Senate)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, January 27, 2009
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
January 27, 2009
End of stage activities
Second reading, December 1, 2009
Referral to committee, December 1, 2009
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 3, 2009
Sitting 5
A point of order was raised with respect to the acceptability of the bill
Major speeches
Show major speeches at second reading
February 24, 2009
Sitting 11
Speaker’s ruling
March 4, 2009
April 28, 2009
May 12, 2009
June 22, 2009
October 6, 2009
December 1, 2009
Report stage
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached

House of Commons

First reading
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Second reading
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Consideration in committee
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Report stage
Not reached
Third reading
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Recorded votes

House of Commons

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Speaker's rulings and statements


Speech date Debates (Hansard)
February 24, 2009 Sitting 11

Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech Senator
February 3, 2009 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 5) Jerahmiel Grafstein (Liberal)
February 3, 2009 Response speech(Sitting 5) Hugh Segal (Conservative)


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