Official Records for 1 March 2017

Legislative

Assembly
of Ontario

Assemblée

législative
de l’Ontario


Votes and Proceedings

Procès-verbaux

No. 48

No 48

2nd Session
41st Parliament

2e session
41e législature

Wednesday
March 1, 2017

Mercredi

1er mars 2017

PRAYERS
PRIÈRES
9:00 A.M.
9 H

ORDERS OF THE DAY

ORDRE DU JOUR

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 resumed and after some time the House recessed at 10:13 a.m.

Le débat a repris et après quelque temps, à 10 h 13, la Chambre a suspendu la séance.

10:30 A.M.
10 H 30

ORAL QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS ORALES

The House recessed at 11:46 a.m.

À 11 h 46, la Chambre a suspendu la séance.

3:00 P.M.
15 H

REPORTS BY COMMITTEES

RAPPORTS DES COMITÉS

Standing Committee on Regulations and Private Bills:-

Comité permanent des règlements et des projets de loi d'intérêt privé :-

Bill Pr56, An Act to revive 2053266 Ontario Inc.

Bill Pr57, An Act to revive Prosper Legal Management Inc.

Bill Pr58, An Act to revive 1049491 Ontario Inc.

Reported without amendment.

Rapport est fait sans propositions d’amendement.

Ordered for Second Reading.

Ordonnés pour la deuxième lecture.

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 99, An Act to amend the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Act with respect to residential substance abuse treatment services. Ms. Jones.

Projet de loi 99, Loi modifiant la Loi sur le ministère de la Santé et des Soins de longue durée en ce qui a trait aux services de traitement de la toxicomanie en établissement. Mme Jones.

PETITIONS

PÉTITIONS

Cuts to physician services (Sessional Paper No. P-3) Mrs. Martow.

Minimum Wage of $15 an hour (Sessional Paper No. P-21) Mr. Mantha.

Oral health services (Sessional Paper No. P-51) Mr. Bradley.

Rural public schools (Sessional Paper No. P-58) Mrs. Gretzky and Mr. McDonell.

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

Morrisburg ServiceOntario (Sessional Paper No. P-83) Mr. McDonell.

Reducing the cost of borrowing a payday loan (Sessional Paper No. P-93) Mr. Bradley.

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

Revising Ontario's strategy for Alzheimer's disease and Related Dementia (Sessional Paper No. P-140) Mr. Mantha.

Take immediate action to address the housing situation for adults with developmental disabilities (Sessional Paper No. P-141) Mr. Fedeli.

ORDERS OF THE DAY

ORDRE DU JOUR

Mr. Naqvi moved,

M. Naqvi propose,

That, pursuant to Standing Order 47 and notwithstanding any other Standing Order or Special Order of the House relating to Bill 92, An Act to amend the School Boards Collective Bargaining Act, 2014 and make related amendments to other statutes, when the Bill is next called as a Government Order, the Speaker shall put every question necessary to dispose of the Second Reading stage of the Bill without further debate or amendment and at such time the Bill shall be ordered referred to the Standing Committee on General Government; and

That the Standing Committee on General Government be authorized to meet on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Thursday, March 9, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the purpose of public hearings on the Bill; and

That the Clerk of the Committee, in consultation with the Committee Chair, be authorized to arrange the following with regard to Bill 92:

  • Notice of public hearings on the Ontario Parliamentary Channel, the Legislative Assembly's website and Canada NewsWire; and
  • That the deadline for requests to appear on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 be 10:00 a.m. on that same day; and
  • That the deadline for requests to appear on Thursday, March 9, 2017 be 10:00 a.m. on that same day; and
  • That witnesses be scheduled to appear before the Committee on a first-come first-served basis; and
  • That each witness will receive up to 5 minutes for their presentation followed by 9 minutes for questions from Committee members; and
  • That the deadline for written submissions be 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 9, 2017; and

That the deadline for filing amendments to the Bill with the Clerk of the Committee shall be 12:00 noon on Monday, March 13, 2017; and

That the Committee be authorized to meet on Monday, March 20, 2017, from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for the purpose of clause-by-clause consideration of the Bill; and

That on Monday, March 20, 2017, at 4:00 p.m., those amendments which have not yet been moved shall be deemed to have been moved, and the Chair of the Committee shall interrupt the proceedings and shall, without further debate or amendment, put every question necessary to dispose of all remaining sections of the Bill and any amendments thereto. At this time, the Chair shall allow one 20-minute waiting period pursuant to Standing Order 129(a); and

That the Committee shall report the Bill to the House no later than Tuesday, March 21, 2017; and

That in the event that the Committee fails to report the Bill on that day, the Bill shall be deemed to be passed by the Committee and shall be deemed to be reported to and received by the House; and

That, upon receiving the report of the Standing Committee on General Government, the Speaker shall put the question for adoption of the report forthwith, and at such time the Bill shall be ordered for Third Reading, which Order may be called that same day; and

That, when the Order for Third Reading of the Bill is called, one hour of debate shall be allotted to the Third Reading stage of the Bill, apportioned equally among the recognized parties. At the end of this time, the Speaker shall interrupt the proceedings and shall put every question necessary to dispose of this stage of the Bill without further debate or amendment; and

The votes on Second and Third Reading may be deferred pursuant to Standing Order 28(h); and

That, in the case of any division relating to any proceedings on the Bill, the division bell shall be limited to 5 minutes.

Debate arose and after some time,

Il s’élève un débat et après quelque temps,

The question was then put.

La question a ensuite été mise aux voix.

Vote deferred on request of the Chief Government Whip.

Le vote est différé par requête du Whip en chef du gouvernement.

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,

At 5:56 p.m., the following matter was considered in an adjournment debate.

À 17 h 56, la question suivante a été examinée dans un débat d’ajournement.

Member for Haliburton–Kawartha Lakes–Brock (Ms. Scott) to the Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs – Energy rates on agriculture.

The House adjourned at 6:06 p.m.

À 18 h 06, 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

Waitlists for IBI/ABA services (Sessional Paper No. P-96) (Tabled March 1, 2017) Mr. Mantha.

RESPONSES TO PETITIONS

RÉPONSES AUX PÉTITIONS

Lyme disease (Sessional Paper No. P-34):

(Tabled November 16, 2016) Mr. Gates.

(Tabled November 2, 2016) Mr. Mantha.

Dental fund under the Poverty Reduction Strategy (Sessional Paper No. P-98):

(Tabled November 3, 2016) Mme Gélinas.

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