C-33 40th Parliament, 3rd session March 3, 2010, to March 26, 2011

An Act to amend the Railway Safety Act and to make consequential amendments to the Canada Transportation Act
Short title: Safer Railways Act


Current status
At report stage in the House of Commons
Latest activity
Committee report presented on March 11, 2011 (House of Commons)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, June 4, 2010
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 4, 2010
End of stage activity
Second reading and referral to committee, December 8, 2010
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
December 7, 2010
Sitting 112
Major speeches
Show major speeches at second reading
December 8, 2010
Sitting 113
Agreed to (Journals 113)
2nd reading and referral to committee - TRAN
End of stage activity
Committee report presented, March 11, 2011
Committee meetings
Meeting date Minutes
February 8, 2011
Meeting 45
February 10, 2011
Meeting 46
February 15, 2011
Meeting 48
February 17, 2011
Meeting 49
March 3, 2011
Meeting 52
March 10, 2011
Meeting 55
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 11, 2011
Report stage
No activity
Third reading
Not reached


First reading
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Second reading
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Third reading
Not reached


Recorded votes

House of Commons

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Major speeches at second reading

House of Commons

Speech date Speech Member of Parliament
December 7, 2010 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 112) Rob Merrifield (Conservative)
December 7, 2010 Response speech(Sitting 112) Alan Tonks (Liberal)
December 7, 2010 Response speech(Sitting 112) Yves Lessard (Bloc Québécois)
December 7, 2010 Response speech(Sitting 112) Dennis Bevington (NDP)


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