C-13 44th Parliament, 1st session November 22, 2021, to present

An Act to amend the Official Languages Act, to enact the Use of French in Federally Regulated Private Businesses Act and to make related amendments to other Acts
Short title: An Act for the Substantive Equality of Canada's Official Languages
Bill type
House Government Bill

Summary

Current status
At consideration in committee in the House of Commons
Latest activity
Pre-study of House bill on May 31, 2022 (Senate)

Progress

End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, March 1, 2022
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 1, 2022
End of stage activity
Second reading and referral to committee, May 30, 2022
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
April 1, 2022
Sitting 51
Major speeches
Show major speeches at second reading
April 6, 2022
May 12, 2022
May 20, 2022
May 30, 2022
Sitting 77
Agreed to (Vote 108)
2nd reading and referral to committee - LANG
Committee meetings
Meeting date Minutes
June 6, 2022
Meeting 25
June 8, 2022
Meeting 26
June 20, 2022
Meeting 28
Report stage
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
May 31, 2022
Sitting 47
Pre-study of House bill
First reading
Not reached
Consideration in committee
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached

Details

Recorded votes

House of Commons

Vote 102 — May 20, 2022
Result:
Agreed To
Time allocation for Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Official Languages Act, to enact the Use of French in Federally Regulated Private Businesses Act and to make related amendments to other Acts
Yeas:
168
Nays:
131
Paired:
0
Total:
299
Vote 106 — May 30, 2022
Result:
Negatived
2nd reading of Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Official Languages Act, to enact the Use of French in Federally Regulated Private Businesses Act and to make related amendments to other Acts (subamendment)
Yeas:
29
Nays:
288
Paired:
0
Total:
317
Vote 107 — May 30, 2022
Result:
Negatived
2nd reading of Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Official Languages Act, to enact the Use of French in Federally Regulated Private Businesses Act and to make related amendments to other Acts (amendment)
Yeas:
29
Nays:
289
Paired:
0
Total:
318
Vote 108 — May 30, 2022
Result:
Agreed To
2nd reading of Bill C-13, An Act to amend the Official Languages Act, to enact the Use of French in Federally Regulated Private Businesses Act and to make related amendments to other Acts
Yeas:
289
Nays:
29
Paired:
0
Total:
318

Senate

To view the complete list of standing votes that have taken place in the Senate, please refer to the Votes page of the Senate of Canada website.

Speaker's rulings and statements

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Major speeches at second reading

House of Commons

Speech date Speech Member of Parliament
April 1, 2022 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 51) Ginette Petitpas Taylor (Liberal)
April 1, 2022 Response speech(Sitting 51) Joël Godin (Conservative)
April 1, 2022 Response speech(Sitting 51) Mario Beaulieu (Bloc Québécois)
April 1, 2022 Response speech(Sitting 51) Niki Ashton (NDP)

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