S-213 , 42nd Parliament, 1st session December 3, 2015, to September 11, 2019

An Act to amend the Constitution Act, 1867 and the Parliament of Canada Act (Speakership of the Senate)
Bill type
Senate Public Bill


Current status
At third reading in the Senate
Latest activity
Committee report presented on March 28, 2017 (Senate)


End of stage activity
Introduction and first reading, December 9, 2015
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
December 9, 2015
End of stage activities
Second reading, October 6, 2016
Referral to committee, October 6, 2016
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
February 4, 2016
Sitting 12
Major speeches
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February 16, 2016
Sitting 13
Major speeches
Show major speeches at second reading
April 21, 2016
May 11, 2016
October 4, 2016
October 6, 2016
End of stage activity
Committee report presented without amendment, March 28, 2017
With observations
Committee meetings
Meeting date Details
December 7, 2016
Meeting 24
February 8, 2017
Meeting 27
February 15, 2017
Meeting 28
March 8, 2017
Meeting 30
Chamber sittings
Sitting date Debates (Hansard)
March 28, 2017
Third reading
No activity

House of Commons

First reading
Not reached
Second reading
Not reached
Consideration in committee
Not reached
Report stage
Not reached
Third reading
Not reached


Recorded votes

House of Commons

There are currently no recorded votes for this bill.


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Speaker's rulings and statements

There are currently no Speaker's rulings and statements.

Major speeches at second reading


Speech date Speech Senator
February 4, 2016 Sponsor’s speech(Sitting 12) Terry M. Mercer (Liberal)
February 16, 2016 Response speech(Sitting 13) Stephen Greene (Conservative)


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