C-293 , 39th Parliament, 2nd session October 16, 2007, to September 7, 2008

An Act respecting the provision of official development assistance abroad
Short title: Official Development Assistance Accountability Act
Bill type
Private Member’s Bill
This bill received royal assent on May 29, 2008

Statutes of Canada 2008, c. 17


End of stage activity
Reinstated from previous session, October 16, 2007
Second reading
No activity
Consideration in committee
Not reached
Report stage
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached
End of stage activity
First reading, October 17, 2007
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
October 17, 2007
End of stage activities
Second reading, December 12, 2007
Referral to committee, December 12, 2007
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
October 24, 2007
Sitting 5
Major speeches
Show major speeches at second reading
October 25, 2007
November 27, 2007
December 12, 2007
End of stage activity
Committee report presented without amendment, April 3, 2008
With observations
Committee meetings
Meeting date Details
March 4, 2008
Meeting 11
March 11, 2008
Meeting 12
March 12, 2008
Meeting 13
April 2, 2008
Meeting 14
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
April 3, 2008
End of stage activity
Third reading, April 16, 2008
Bill passed by the Senate with amendments
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
April 16, 2008
Sitting 51
4 amendments adopted at 3rd reading stage

Consideration of messages between the Senate and House of Commons

Message date Type Debates (Hansard)
April 16, 2008 Message sent to the House of Commons Sitting 51
May 9, 2008 Consideration of Senate amendments Sitting 92
May 9, 2008 Concurrence in the motion respecting Senate amendments Sitting 92
May 9, 2008 Message returned to the Senate Sitting 92


Recorded votes

House of Commons

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Speaker's rulings and statements

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Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech
October 24, 2007 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 5)
October 24, 2007 Response speech(Sitting 5)


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