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Votes

David Richards
David Richards
Non-affiliated
Date Title Related Bill Result Vote
2017-09-26 Non-government Motion no. 242 – Authorize NFFN to examine the Minister of Finance’s proposed changes to the Income Tax Act – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 40 | Nays: 40 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 82
Defeated Nay
2017-09-26 Non-government Motion no. 242 – Authorize NFFN to examine the Minister of Finance’s proposed changes to the Income Tax Act – Amendment (Sen. Downe)
Yeas: 23 | Nays: 53 | Abstentions: 4 | Total: 80
Defeated Abstention
2017-10-25 An Act to amend the National Anthem Act (gender) – C-210 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Beyak) – Subamendment (Sen. Plett)
Yeas: 25 | Nays: 47 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 73
C-210 Defeated Nay
2017-11-23 Government Motion no. 139 – Authorize certain committees to examine the subject matter of C-63
Yeas: 25 | Nays: 39 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 64
C-63 Defeated Nay
2017-12-07 An Act respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States – C-23 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Joyal, P.C.)
Yeas: 16 | Nays: 59 | Abstentions: 3 | Total: 78
C-23 Defeated Nay
2017-12-13 Budget Implementation Bill, 2017, No. 2 – C-63 – Third Reading
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 34 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 84
C-63 Adopted Nay
2017-12-14 Government Motion no. 154 – Resolve into Committee of the Whole to Consider Subject Matter of C-45 – Amendment (Sen. Carignan, P.C.)
Yeas: 37 | Nays: 39 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 78
C-45 Defeated Abstention
2017-12-14 Government Motion no. 154 – Resolve into Committee of the Whole to Consider Subject Matter of C-45
Yeas: 43 | Nays: 32 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 75
C-45 Adopted Yea
2017-12-14 An Act to amend the Criminal Code and other Acts (ending the captivity of whales and dolphins) – S-203 – POFO no. 7 – Report on bill with amendments – Adoption of Committee Report – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 25 | Nays: 39 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 64
S-203 Defeated Nay
2018-01-31 Non-Government Motion no. 271 – Disposition of Bill – C-210 – An Act to amend the National Anthem Act (gender) – Non-Government Motion no. 290 – Previous Question
Yeas: 41 | Nays: 5 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 48
C-210 Adopted Nay
2018-02-06 Non-government Motion no. 292 – Resolve into Committee of the Whole to Consider Subject Matter of Bill C-45 – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 37 | Nays: 31 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 70
C-45 Adopted Abstention
2018-02-28 An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, and the Competition Act – C-25 – Third Reading, as amended – Amendment (Sen. Massicotte)
Yeas: 30 | Nays: 37 | Abstentions: 9 | Total: 76
C-25 Defeated Nay
2018-03-01 Non-government motion no. 309 – Authorize SECD to hear witnesses regarding the PM's trip to India – Adjournment of debate
Yeas: 35 | Nays: 25 | Abstentions: 3 | Total: 63
Adopted Nay
2018-03-22 An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts – C-45 – Second Reading
Yeas: 44 | Nays: 29 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 73
C-45 Adopted Yea
2018-03-28 Amendment no. 70 - Non-government motion no. 309 – Authorize SECD to hear witnesses regarding the PM's trip to India
Yeas: 36 | Nays: 34 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 75
Adopted Nay
2018-03-29 An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act and other Acts respecting transportation and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts – C-49 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. MacDonald)
Yeas: 27 | Nays: 34 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 63
C-49 Defeated Yea
2018-03-29 An Act to amend the Canada Transportation Act and other Acts respecting transportation and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts – C-49 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Patterson)
Yeas: 21 | Nays: 30 | Abstentions: 4 | Total: 55
C-49 Defeated Nay
2018-04-17 An Act to declare the Trans Mountain Pipeline Project and related works to be for the general advantage of Canada – S-245 – Second Reading – Adjournment of debate
Yeas: 38 | Nays: 32 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 72
S-245 Adopted Nay
2018-04-19 Non-government Motion no. 92 – South China Sea – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 31 | Nays: 36 | Abstentions: 3 | Total: 70
Defeated Nay
2018-04-24 Non-government Motion no. 92 – South China Sea – Adoption
Yeas: 43 | Nays: 29 | Abstentions: 6 | Total: 78
Adopted Yea
2018-05-01 An Act to deter Iran-sponsored terrorism, incitement to hatred, and human rights violations – S-219 – Third Reading – Adjournment of debate
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 34 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 83
S-219 Adopted Nay
2018-05-09 Amendment no. 74 – Government motion no. 184 – Concur in message from House of Commons on Bill C-49
Yeas: 43 | Nays: 39 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 84
C-49 Adopted Yea
2018-05-09 An Act to deter Iran-sponsored terrorism, incitement to hatred, and human rights violations – S-219 – Third Reading
Yeas: 33 | Nays: 44 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 82
S-219 Defeated Abstention
2018-05-10 Non-government Motion no. 333 – Refer Motion and House of Commons Message on Bill S-5 to Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology
Yeas: 27 | Nays: 43 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 72
S-5 Defeated Abstention
2018-05-31 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. White)
Yeas: 33 | Nays: 40 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 73
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-05-31 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Carignan, P.C.)
Yeas: 31 | Nays: 40 | Abstentions: 3 | Total: 74
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-06-01 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Seidman)
Yeas: 34 | Nays: 28 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 63
C-45 Adopted Yea
2018-06-01 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Oh)
Yeas: 27 | Nays: 30 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 58
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-06-04 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Housakos)
Yeas: 29 | Nays: 50 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 79
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-06-05 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Carignan P.C.)
Yeas: 45 | Nays: 29 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 79
C-45 Adopted Yea
2018-06-05 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Boisvenu)
Yeas: 26 | Nays: 50 | Abstentions: 6 | Total: 82
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-06-05 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Patterson) – Subamendment (Sen. White)
Yeas: 32 | Nays: 44 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 81
C-45 Defeated Abstention
2018-06-05 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Patterson)
Yeas: 29 | Nays: 46 | Abstentions: 6 | Total: 81
C-45 Defeated Abstention
2018-06-05 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. White)
Yeas: 39 | Nays: 36 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 80
C-45 Adopted Nay
2018-06-05 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Plett)
Yeas: 42 | Nays: 31 | Abstentions: 7 | Total: 80
C-45 Adopted Yea
2018-06-06 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Tannas)
Yeas: 29 | Nays: 45 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 79
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-06-06 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Wells)
Yeas: 26 | Nays: 45 | Abstentions: 4 | Total: 75
C-45 Defeated Abstention
2018-06-06 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Poirier)
Yeas: 31 | Nays: 47 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 78
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-06-06 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Batters)
Yeas: 29 | Nays: 47 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 77
C-45 Defeated Yea
2018-06-07 Cannabis Act – C-45 – Third Reading
Yeas: 56 | Nays: 30 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 87
C-45 Adopted Yea
2018-06-13 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (offences relating to conveyances) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-46 – Third reading – Amendment (Sen. Carignan, P.C.)
Yeas: 27 | Nays: 51 | Abstentions: 3 | Total: 81
C-46 Defeated Nay