C-7 41st Parliament, 1st session June 2, 2011, to September 13, 2013

An Act respecting the selection of senators and amending the Constitution Act, 1867 in respect of Senate term limits
Short title: Senate Reform Act
Bill type
House Government Bill

Summary

Current status
At second reading in the House of Commons
Latest activity
Debate at second reading on February 27, 2012 (House of Commons)

Progress

End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, June 21, 2011
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 21, 2011
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
September 30, 2011
Sitting 24
Major speeches
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October 3, 2011
November 14, 2011
November 22, 2011
December 7, 2011
December 8, 2011
February 27, 2012
Consideration in committee
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Report stage
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Third reading
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Senate

First reading
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Second reading
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Third reading
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Recorded votes

House of Commons

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Major speeches at second reading

House of Commons

Speech date Speech Member of Parliament
September 30, 2011 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 24) Tim Uppal (Conservative)
September 30, 2011 Response speech(Sitting 24) David Christopherson (NDP)
September 30, 2011 Response speech(Sitting 24) Stéphane Dion (Liberal)

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