C-259 38th Parliament, 1st session October 4, 2004, to November 29, 2005

An Act to amend the Excise Tax Act (elimination of excise tax on jewellery)
Bill type
Private Member’s Bill
This bill received royal assent on November 25, 2005

Statutes of Canada 2005, c. 55

Progress

End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, November 3, 2004
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
November 3, 2004
End of stage activity
Second reading and referral to committee, January 31, 2005
Placed on the order of precedence on November 15, 2004
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
November 26, 2004
Sitting 33
Major speeches
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January 31, 2005
Sitting 46
Agreed to (Journals 46)
2nd reading and referral to committee - FINA
End of stage activity
Committee report presented, May 30, 2005
Committee meetings
Meeting date Minutes
March 24, 2005
Meeting 49
May 10, 2005
Meeting 58
May 17, 2005
Meeting 60
May 19, 2005
Meeting 61
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
May 30, 2005
End of stage activity
Concurrence at report stage, June 7, 2005
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 7, 2005
End of stage activity
Third reading, June 15, 2005
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 7, 2005
June 13, 2005
June 15, 2005
Sitting 116
Agreed to (Vote 123)
3rd reading
End of stage activity
First reading, June 16, 2005
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 16, 2005
End of stage activities
Second reading, November 23, 2005
Referral to committee, November 23, 2005
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
June 23, 2005
Sitting 76
Major speeches
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November 2, 2005
November 3, 2005
November 22, 2005
November 23, 2005
Sitting 98
Note
A point of order was raised with respect to the acceptability of the bill --- Speaker's ruling
End of stage activity
Committee report presented, November 25, 2005
Committee meetings
Meeting date Details
November 24, 2005
Meeting 47
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
November 25, 2005
End of stage activity
Third reading, November 25, 2005
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
November 25, 2005

Details

Recorded votes

House of Commons

Vote 123 — June 15, 2005
Result:
Agreed To
3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-259, An Act to amend the Excise Tax Act (elimination of excise tax on jewellery)
Yeas:
185
Nays:
93
Paired:
8
Total:
286

Senate

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Speaker's rulings and statements

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Major speeches at second reading

House of Commons

Speech date Speech Member of Parliament
November 26, 2004 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 33) John Duncan (Conservative)
November 26, 2004 Response speech(Sitting 33) Eleni Bakopanos (Liberal)
November 26, 2004 Response speech(Sitting 33) Guy Côté (Bloc Québécois)
November 26, 2004 Response speech(Sitting 33) Ed Broadbent (NDP)

Senate

Speech date Speech
June 23, 2005 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 76)
June 23, 2005 Response speech(Sitting 76)

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