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Brian Francis
Independent Senators Group
Date Title Related Bill Result Vote
2018-10-23 Ending the Captivity of Whales and Dolphins Act – S-203 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Tannas)
Yeas: 29 | Nays: 49 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 78
S-203 Defeated Nay
2018-11-26 Postal Services Resumption and Continuation Act – C-89 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Sinclair)
Yeas: 18 | Nays: 57 | Abstentions: 7 | Total: 82
C-89 Defeated Nay
2018-11-26 Postal Services Resumption and Continuation Act – C-89 – Third Reading
Yeas: 53 | Nays: 25 | Abstentions: 4 | Total: 82
C-89 Adopted Yea
2018-11-27 Non-Government Motion No. 158 – Pontic Greeks Remembrance
Yeas: 21 | Nays: 32 | Abstentions: 16 | Total: 69
Defeated Abstention
2018-12-10 Non-Government Motion no. 410 – French Language Service Cuts in Ontario – Amendment (Sen. Housakos)
Yeas: 20 | Nays: 54 | Abstentions: 11 | Total: 85
Defeated Nay
2018-12-10 Elections Modernization Act – C-76 – Third Reading, as amended – Amendment (Sen. Frum)
Yeas: 32 | Nays: 47 | Abstentions: 6 | Total: 85
C-76 Defeated Nay
2018-12-10 Elections Modernization Act – C-76 – Third Reading, as amended – Amendment (Sen. Boisvenu)
Yeas: 34 | Nays: 51 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 87
C-76 Defeated Nay
2018-12-10 Elections Modernization Act – C-76 – Third Reading, as amended – Amendment (Sen. Batters)
Yeas: 31 | Nays: 49 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 80
C-76 Defeated Nay
2018-12-10 Elections Modernization Act – C-76 – Third Reading, as amended – Amendment (Sen. Carignan, P.C.)
Yeas: 36 | Nays: 48 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 86
C-76 Defeated Nay
2018-12-10 Elections Modernization Act – C-76 – Third Reading, as amended
Yeas: 54 | Nays: 31 | Abstentions: 3 | Total: 88
C-76 Adopted Yea
2018-12-10 Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 2 – C-86 – Third Reading
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 30 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 80
C-86 Adopted Yea
2018-12-11 An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Department of Justice Act and to make consequential amendments to another Act – C-51 – Government Motion No. 240 – Non-Insistence Upon Senate Amendments
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 17 | Abstentions: 26 | Total: 92
C-51 Adopted Abstention
2018-12-11 Oil Tanker Moratorium Act – C-48 – Second Reading
Yeas: 58 | Nays: 32 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 92
C-48 Adopted Yea
2018-12-11 An Act to amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources Act – C-55 – Second Reading
Yeas: 57 | Nays: 31 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 89
C-55 Adopted Yea
2018-12-11 An Act respecting national security matters – C-59 – Second Reading
Yeas: 53 | Nays: 31 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 84
C-59 Adopted Yea
2018-12-11 An Act to amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence – C-68 – Second Reading
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 31 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 82
C-68 Adopted Yea
2018-12-11 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms – C-71 – Second Reading
Yeas: 50 | Nays: 33 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 83
C-71 Adopted Yea
2018-12-11 Girl Guides of Canada Act – S-1002 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Dalphond) – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 36 | Nays: 29 | Abstentions: 9 | Total: 74
S-1002 Adopted Yea
2018-12-12 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and Canadian Energy Regulator Act, amend the Navigation Protection Act and make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-69 – Second Reading
Yeas: 56 | Nays: 29 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 86
C-69 Adopted Yea
2019-02-21 An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act – C-57 – Government Motion No. 249 – Non-Insistence Upon Senate Amendments – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 26 | Nays: 56 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 84
C-57 Defeated Nay
2019-02-21 Adjournment of the Senate
Yeas: 23 | Nays: 53 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 77
Defeated Nay
2019-02-26 An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act – C-57 – Government Motion No. 249 – Non-Insistence Upon Senate Amendments – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 30 | Nays: 63 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 93
C-57 Defeated Nay
2019-02-26 An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act – C-57 – Government Motion No. 249 – Refer motion and message to ENEV
Yeas: 30 | Nays: 65 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 95
C-57 Defeated Nay
2019-02-26 Government Motion no. 247 – Question Period on February 26, 2019 – Amendment (Sen. Plett)
Yeas: 28 | Nays: 62 | Abstentions: 4 | Total: 94
Defeated Nay
2019-02-26 An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act – C-57 – Government Motion No. 249 – Non-Insistence Upon Senate Amendments – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 28 | Nays: 51 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 79
C-57 Defeated Nay
2019-02-26 An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act – C-57 – Government Motion No. 249 – Refer motion and message to NFFN
Yeas: 26 | Nays: 48 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 74
C-57 Defeated Nay
2019-02-26 An Act to amend the Federal Sustainable Development Act – C-57 – Government Motion No. 249 – Non-Insistence Upon Senate Amendments – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 23 | Nays: 49 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 72
C-57 Defeated Nay
2019-03-21 An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2019 – C-95 – Second Reading
Yeas: 53 | Nays: 26 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 79
C-95 Adopted Yea
2019-03-21 An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money for the federal public administration for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2019 – C-95 – Third Reading
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 25 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 74
C-95 Adopted Yea
2019-04-02 An Act to amend the Canada-Israel Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act and to make related amendments to other Acts – C-85 – Second Reading – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 67 | Nays: 3 | Abstentions: 8 | Total: 78
C-85 Adopted Yea
2019-05-02 An Act to amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-58 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Boisvenu)
Yeas: 28 | Nays: 37 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 70
C-58 Defeated Nay
2019-05-07 An Act to amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-58 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Carignan, P.C.)
Yeas: 40 | Nays: 40 | Abstentions: 8 | Total: 88
C-58 Defeated Nay
2019-05-07 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms – C-71 – SECD no. 21 – Report on bill with amendments and observations – Adoption of Committee Report
Yeas: 32 | Nays: 51 | Abstentions: 3 | Total: 86
C-71 Defeated Nay
2019-05-13 Adjournment of the Senate
Yeas: 37 | Nays: 30 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 68
Adopted Yea
2019-05-14 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms – C-71 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. McIntyre)
Yeas: 37 | Nays: 50 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 88
C-71 Defeated Nay
2019-05-15 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms – C-71 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Richards)
Yeas: 35 | Nays: 54 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 89
C-71 Defeated Nay
2019-05-16 An Act to amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources Act – C-55 – Referral of motion and message from the House of Commons to a committee
Yeas: 29 | Nays: 52 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 83
C-55 Defeated Nay
2019-05-16 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms – C-71 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Dagenais)
Yeas: 25 | Nays: 50 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 76
C-71 Defeated Nay
2019-05-27 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms – C-71 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Tkachuk)
Yeas: 27 | Nays: 56 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 84
C-71 Defeated Nay
2019-05-28 Child Health Protection Act – S-228 – Motion to Refer Concurrence Motion and Message from House of Commons to Committee – Adjournment of Debate
Yeas: 40 | Nays: 48 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 90
S-228 Defeated Nay
2019-05-28 Child Health Protection Act – S-228 – Motion to Refer Concurrence Motion and Message from House of Commons to Committee – Amendment (Sen. Housakos)
Yeas: 41 | Nays: 48 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 90
S-228 Defeated Nay
2019-05-28 An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms – C-71 – Third Reading
Yeas: 55 | Nays: 33 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 90
C-71 Adopted Yea
2019-05-29 Child Health Protection Act – S-228 – Motion to Refer Concurrence Motion and Message from House of Commons to Committee – Amendment (Sen. Carignan, P.C.)
Yeas: 41 | Nays: 45 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 86
S-228 Defeated Yea
2019-06-03 Child Health Protection Act – S-228 – Motion to Refer Concurrence Motion and Message from House of Commons to Committee – Amendment (Sen. Smith)
Yeas: 30 | Nays: 46 | Abstentions: 4 | Total: 80
S-228 Defeated Nay
2019-06-04 An Act to amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence – C-68 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Poirier)
Yeas: 30 | Nays: 57 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 88
C-68 Defeated Nay
2019-06-04 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-69 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. McCallum)
Yeas: 17 | Nays: 44 | Abstentions: 21 | Total: 82
C-69 Defeated Yea
2019-06-04 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-69 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Cordy)
Yeas: 20 | Nays: 41 | Abstentions: 13 | Total: 74
C-69 Defeated Yea
2019-06-06 An Act to amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence – C-68 – Third Reading
Yeas: 86 | Nays: 3 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 91
C-68 Adopted Yea
2019-06-06 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-69 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Boisvenu)
Yeas: 33 | Nays: 55 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 90
C-69 Defeated Nay
2019-06-06 Oil Tanker Moratorium Act – C-48 – TRCM no. 17 – Report on bill with a recommendation – Adoption of Report
Yeas: 38 | Nays: 53 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 92
C-48 Defeated Nay
2019-06-06 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-69 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Manning)
Yeas: 34 | Nays: 48 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 84
C-69 Defeated Nay
2019-06-06 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-69 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Plett)
Yeas: 35 | Nays: 44 | Abstentions: 5 | Total: 84
C-69 Defeated Nay
2019-06-11 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act – C-262 – Place bill on the Orders of the Day for third reading at the next sitting
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 29 | Abstentions: 6 | Total: 84
C-262 Adopted Yea
2019-06-11 An Act to provide no-cost, expedited record suspensions for simple possession of cannabis – C-93 – Second Reading
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 26 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 76
C-93 Adopted Yea
2019-06-12 An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another Act – C-83 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Ngo)
Yeas: 27 | Nays: 52 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 79
C-83 Defeated Nay
2019-06-13 An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Youth Criminal Justice Act and other Acts and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-75 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Christmas)
Yeas: 32 | Nays: 40 | Abstentions: 4 | Total: 76
C-75 Defeated Nay
2019-06-18 An Act respecting national security matters – C-59 – Motion to not insist on Senate amendments in response to message from Commons – Amendment (Sen. Housakos)
Yeas: 29 | Nays: 59 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 89
C-59 Defeated Nay
2019-06-18 An Act respecting national security matters – C-59 – Motion to not insist on Senate amendments in response to message from Commons
Yeas: 64 | Nays: 27 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 91
C-59 Adopted Yea
2019-06-18 An Act to amend the National Defence Act and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts – C-77 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Boisvenu)
Yeas: 31 | Nays: 55 | Abstentions: 0 | Total: 86
C-77 Defeated Nay
2019-06-18 An Act to amend the National Defence Act and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts – C-77 – Third Reading – Amendment (Sen. Dagenais)
Yeas: 28 | Nays: 55 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 84
C-77 Defeated Nay
2019-06-18 An Act to amend the National Defence Act and to make related and consequential amendments to other Acts – C-77 – Third Reading
Yeas: 55 | Nays: 27 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 84
C-77 Adopted Yea
2019-06-19 An Act to amend the Access to Information Act and the Privacy Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-58 – Motion to not insist on Senate amendments in response to message from Commons – Amendment (Sen. Boisvenu)
Yeas: 30 | Nays: 55 | Abstentions: 2 | Total: 87
C-58 Defeated Nay
2019-06-20 Oil Tanker Moratorium Act – C-48 – Motion to not insist on Senate amendments in response to message from Commons
Yeas: 49 | Nays: 46 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 96
C-48 Adopted Yea
2019-06-20 An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act and another Act – C-83 – Motion to not insist on Senate amendments in response to message from Commons
Yeas: 56 | Nays: 26 | Abstentions: 6 | Total: 88
C-83 Adopted Yea
2019-06-20 An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts – C-69 – Motion to not insist on Senate amendments in response to message from Commons
Yeas: 57 | Nays: 37 | Abstentions: 1 | Total: 95
C-69 Adopted Yea