Private members’ business
When the Chamber’s doors open on Monday, MPs will launch into the second hour and final hour of debate at second reading on Liberal MP Colin Fraser’s bill seeking to make Remembrance Day a federal holiday. At the end of the time allotted for debate, and if requested, a vote to send the bill to the Canadian heritage committee will be scheduled for Tuesday, December 6.
Bill C-311, An Act to amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)
Bill Summary: “This enactment amends the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a legal holiday.”
At noon, members will shift their focus to debate of the budget implementation, which is currently at report stage. As per the notice of motion provided by the government on Friday, the bill will soon face time limits for its remaining stages, with passage of the legislation likely by mid-week.
Bill C-29, A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2016 and other measures
Short title: Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2
Bill summary and complete text of the legislation, can be accessed here.