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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Human Rights

Issue 14 - Order of Reference


Extract from the Journals of the Senate, Thursday, November 27, 2014:

Resuming debate on the motion of the Honourable Senator Ataullahjan, seconded by the Honourable Senator Beyak, for the second reading of Bill S-7, An Act to amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal Code and to make consequential amendments to other Acts.

After debate,

The question being put on the motion, it was adopted, on division.

The bill was then read the second time, on division.

The Honourable Senator Ataullahjan moved, seconded by the Honourable Senator Meredith, that the bill be referred to the Standing Senate Committee on Human Rights.

The question being put on the motion, it was adopted on the following vote:

YEAS - 41

NAYS - 24

ABSTENTIONS - Nil

Gary W. O'Brien

Clerk of the Senate