Official Records for 22 February 2017

Legislative

Assembly
of Ontario

Assemblée

législative
de l’Ontario


Votes and Proceedings

Procès-verbaux

No. 44

No 44

2nd Session
41st Parliament

2e session
41e législature

Wednesday
February 22, 2017

Mercredi

22 février 2017

PRAYERS
PRIÈRES
9:00 A.M.
9 H

ORDERS OF THE DAY

ORDRE DU JOUR

With unanimous consent,

Avec le consentement unanime,

On motion by Mr. Thibeault,

Sur la motion de M. Thibeault,

Ordered, that notwithstanding Standing Order 30(a), the minister be permitted to introduce a bill at this time.

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

DÉPÔT DES PROJETS DE LOI

The following Bill was introduced and read the first time:-

Le projet de loi suivant est présenté et lu une première fois :-

Bill 95, An Act to amend the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998. Hon. Mr. Thibeault.

Projet de loi 95, Loi modifiant la Loi de 1998 sur la Commission de l’énergie de l’Ontario. L’hon. M. Thibeault.

With unanimous consent,

Avec le consentement unanime,

On motion by Mr. Thibeault,

Sur la motion de M. Thibeault,

Ordered, That the Order for Second Reading of Bill 95, An Act to amend the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998, be called immediately and the question be put without debate or amendment; and

That in the event that Bill 95, An Act to amend the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998, receives Second Reading, the Order for Third Reading shall immediately be called and the question put without debate or amendment; and

That the votes on Second and Third Readings may not be deferred.

The following Bill was read the second time:-

Le projet de loi suivant est lu une deuxième fois :-

Bill 95, An Act to amend the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998.

Projet de loi 95, Loi modifiant la Loi de 1998 sur la Commission de l’énergie de l’Ontario.

The following Bill was read the third time:-

Le projet de loi suivant est lu une troisième fois :-

Bill 95, An Act to amend the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998.

Projet de loi 95, Loi modifiant la Loi de 1998 sur la Commission de l’énergie de l’Ontario.

The Bill passed.

Le projet de loi est adopté.

Second Reading of Bill 89, An Act to enact the Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2016, to amend and repeal the Child and Family Services Act and to make related amendments to other Acts.

Deuxième lecture du projet de loi 89, Loi édictant la Loi de 2016 sur les services à l'enfance, à la jeunesse et à la famille, modifiant et abrogeant la Loi sur les services à l'enfance et à la famille et apportant des modifications connexes à d'autres lois.

Debate arose and after some time, the House recessed at 10:17 a.m.

Il s’élève un débat et après quelque temps, à 10 h 17, la Chambre a suspendu la séance.

10:30 A.M.
10 H 30

ORAL QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS ORALES

The House recessed at 11:48 a.m.

À 11 h 48, la Chambre a suspendu la séance.

3:00 P.M.
15 H

REPORTS BY COMMITTEES

RAPPORTS DES COMITÉS

Mr. McNaughton from the Standing Committee on the Legislative Assembly presented the Committee’s Report.

M. McNaughton du Comité permanent de l'Assemblée législative a présenté le rapport du comité.

It is recommended that the ministries and offices of the government be assigned to the Standing Committees as follows:-

Standing Committee on General Government:

Management Board of Cabinet

Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs

Ministry of Economic Development and Growth

Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Housing

Ministry of Infrastructure

Ministry of Intergovernmental Affairs

Ministry of International Trade

Ministry of Labour

Ministry of Municipal Affairs

Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Ministry of Northern Development and Mines

Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science

Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport

Ministry of Transportation

Office of the Premier and Cabinet Office

Treasury Board Secretariat

Accessibility Directorate

Anti-Racism Directorate

Poverty Reduction Strategy Office

Standing Committee on Justice Policy:

Ministry of the Attorney General

Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services

Ministry of Energy

Ministry of Government and Consumer Services

Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation

Ministry of the Status of Women

Office of Francophone Affairs

Standing Committee on Social Policy:

Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development

Ministry of Children and Youth Services

Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration

Ministry of Community and Social Services

Ministry of Education

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Ministry of Seniors Affairs

Pursuant to Standing Order 111(b), the Report was deemed to be adopted by the House (Sessional Paper No. 168).

Conformément à l'article 111 b) du Règlement, le rapport est réputé adopté par la Chambre (Document parlementaire no 168).

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

DÉPÔT DES PROJETS DE LOI

The following Bill was introduced and read the first time:-

Le projet de loi suivant est présenté et lu une première fois :-

Bill 96, An Act to enact the Human Trafficking Awareness Day Act, 2017 and the Prevention of and Remedies for Human Trafficking Act, 2017. Hon. Ms. Naidoo-Harris.

Project de loi 96, Loi édictant la Loi de 2017 sur la Journée de sensibilisation à la traite de personnes et la Loi de 2017 sur la prévention de la traite de personnes et les recours en la matière. L’hon. Mme Naidoo-Harris.

PETITIONS

PÉTITIONS

Global adjustment (Sessional Paper No. P-8) Mr. Nicholls and Mr. Yakabuski.

Privatization of Hydro One (Sessional Paper No. P-15) Miss Taylor.

Institutional ice machines (Sessional Paper No. P-41) Mr. Bradley.

Home inspection industry (Sessional Paper No. P-53) Mr. Bradley.

Restoration of existing doors and windows (Sessional Paper No. P-133) Miss Taylor.

Fund and install traffic signals at the intersection of Highway 7 and MacLennan Street/Dunbar Street (Sessional Paper No. P-134) Mr. Arnott.

Place an immediate moratorium on all school closures (Sessional Paper No. P-135) Mme Gélinas.

Fund a program to assist Ontarians who have been wrongfully accused (Sessional Paper No. P-136) Mr. McDonell.

Declare December 13 as the Nanjing Massacre Commemorative Day (Sessional Paper No. P-137) Ms. Wong.

ORDERS OF THE DAY

ORDRE DU JOUR

Second Reading of Bill 84, An Act to amend various Acts with respect to medical assistance in dying.

Deuxième lecture du projet de loi 84, Loi modifiant diverses lois en ce qui concerne l’aide médicale à mourir.

Debate resumed and after some time,

Le débat a repris et après quelque temps,

The Acting Speaker [Mr. Miller (Hamilton East-Stoney Creek)] informed the House that, in the name of Her Majesty the Queen, Her Honour Lieutenant Governor had been pleased to assent to the following bill in her office on February 22, 2017.

Le Président suppléant [M. Miller (Hamilton Est-Stoney Creek)] a informé l'Assemblée qu'au nom de Sa Majesté la Reine, Son Honneur la Lieutenante-gouverneure a eu le plaisir de sanctionner le projet de loi suivant dans son bureau le 22 février 2017.

Bill 95, An Act to amend the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998.

Projet de loi 95, Loi modifiant la Loi de 1998 sur la Commission de l’énergie de l’Ontario.

At 6:00 p.m., the following matter was considered in an adjournment debate.

À 18 h, la question suivante a été examinée dans un débat d’ajournement.

Member for Prince Edward–Hastings (Mr. Smith) to the Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Energy – The Windstream lawsuit.

The House adjourned at 6:05 p.m.

À 18 h 05, la Chambre a ajourné ses travaux.

le président

Dave Levac

Speaker

PETITIONS TABLED PURSUANT TO
STANDING ORDER 39(a)

PÉTITIONS DÉPOSÉES CONFORMÉMENT À L'ARTICLE
39a) DU RÈGLEMENT

Oral health services (Sessional Paper No. P-51) (Tabled February 22, 2017) Ms. Vernile.

Hospital services in Durham (Sessional Paper No. P-125) (Tabled February 22, 2017) Ms. French.

À investir dans les équipes de collaboration interprofessionnelle en soins (document parlementaire no P-131) (Déposée le 22 février 2017) M. McDonell.

Investing in interprofessional primary health care (Sessional Paper No. P-132) (Tabled February 22, 2017) Ms. Vernile.

SESSIONAL PAPERS PRESENTED PURSUANT TO STANDING ORDER 40

DOCUMENTS PARLEMENTAIRES DÉPOSÉS CONFORMÉMENT À L'ARTICLE 40 DU RÈGLEMENT

COMPENDIA:

Bill 95, An Act to amend the Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998 (No. 166) (Tabled February 22, 2017).

Bill 96, An Act to enact the Human Trafficking Awareness Day Act, 2017 and the Prevention of and Remedies for Human Trafficking Act, 2017. (No. 167) (Tabled February 22, 2017).

RESPONSES TO WRITTEN QUESTIONS

RÉPONSES AUX QUESTIONS ÉCRITES

Final Answers to Question Number: 138.

RESPONSES TO PETITIONS

RÉPONSES AUX PÉTITIONS

Wages in post-secondary sector (Sessional Paper No. P-6):

(Tabled October 19, 2016) Ms. Fife.

Group Education Sessions (Sessional Paper No. P-22):

(Tabled November 2, 2016) Mrs. Martow.

A universal early childhood education and child care system (Sessional Paper No. P-81):

(Tabled October 26, 2016) Mr. Gates.

(Tabled October 31, 2016) Mme Gélinas.

(Tabled October 26, 2016) Mrs. Gretzky.

Morrisburg ServiceOntario (Sessional Paper No. P-83):

(Tabled October 26; November 23, 2016) Mr. McDonell.

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