C-241 , 40th Parliament, 2nd session January 26, 2009, to December 30, 2009

An Act to amend the Employment Insurance Act (removal of waiting period)
Bill type
Private Member’s Bill


Current status
At report stage in the House of Commons
Latest activity
Committee report presented on November 2, 2009 (House of Commons)


End of stage activity
Reinstated from previous session, January 26, 2009
End of stage activity
Second reading and referral to committee, April 29, 2009
Placed on the order of precedence on February 10, 2009
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 26, 2009
Sitting 19
Major speeches
Show major speeches at second reading
April 22, 2009
April 29, 2009
Sitting 48
Agreed to (Vote 57)
2nd reading and referral to committee - HUMA
End of stage activity
Committee report presented without an amendment, November 2, 2009
Committee meetings
Meeting date Minutes
October 29, 2009
Meeting 53
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
November 2, 2009
Report stage
No activity
Third reading
Not reached


First reading
Not reached
Second reading
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached


Recorded votes

House of Commons

Vote 57 — April 29, 2009
2nd reading of Bill C-241, An Act to amend the Employment Insurance Act (removal of waiting period)


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Speaker's rulings and statements

House of Commons

Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 25, 2009 Sitting 18
April 22, 2009 Sitting 43

Major speeches at second reading

House of Commons

Speech date Speech Member of Parliament
February 26, 2009 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 19) Christian Ouellet (Bloc Québécois)
February 26, 2009 Response speech(Sitting 19) Ed Komarnicki (Conservative)
February 26, 2009 Response speech(Sitting 19) Rodger Cuzner (Liberal)
February 26, 2009 Response speech(Sitting 19) Carol Hughes (NDP)


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