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Parliament Hill Calendar – October 17, 2017

Parliament Hill Calendar – October 17, 2017

Parliament Hill Calendar: Ministers’ Schedules and Events 

  • 9:30 a.m. – Ottawa, ON: The Prime Minister will attend the Cabinet meeting.
  • 10:15 a.m. – Montreal, QC: Minister of Finance Bill Morneau will discuss the Government’s proposals to improve tax fairness while fulfilling a commitment to lower the small business tax rate.
  • 2:30 p.m. – Toronto, ON: The Prime Minister will make an announcement.
  • 3:00 p.m. – Washington DC: The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will join Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, Mexico’s Secretary of Economy, and Ambassador Robert E. Lighthizer, United States Trade Representative, to deliver a statement at the conclusion of the fourth round of negotiations on the modernization of NAFTA.
  • 6:45 p.m. – Toronto, ON: The Prime Minister and the Minister of International Trade, François-Philippe Champagne, will attend the Canada-India Business Council Diwali dinner and deliver brief remarks.

Parliament Hill: House of Commons Business

Chamber Business

Chamber Business starts at 10:00 a.m. today

Opposition Motions

  • Minister of Finance’s documents submitted to the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner
  • Implementation of a universal pharmacare program

Government Bills (Commons)

  • C-55 (second reading) – An Act to amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources Act

Private Members’ Business

  • C-348 (second reading) – An Act to amend the Department of Employment and Social Development Act (persons with disabilities)

Parliament Hill Calendar: Committees     

  • 8:45 a.m. – PACP: Public Accounts of Canada 2017
  • 8:45 a.m. – CIMM: M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada
  • 8:45 a.m. – ENVI: Bill C-323; Committee Business
  • 8:45 a.m. – SECU: Bill C-21, An Act to amend the Customs Act
  • 11:00 a.m. – FEWO: Committee Business
  • 11:00 a.m. – PROC: Bill C-50, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing)
  • 11:00 a.m. – INAN: Specific Claims and Comprehensive Land Claims Agreements
  • 11:00 a.m. – FAAE: Bill C-47
  • 11:00 a.m. – INDU: Statutory Review of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation
  • 11:00 a.m. – OGGO: Briefing on Government Information Technology Transformation; Committee Business
  • 1:00 p.m. – SDIR: Briefing on the Situation of Human Rights Defenders in Mexico; Committee Business
  • 1:15 p.m. – SLCO: Subcommittee Business
  • 3:30 p.m. – HESA: Development of a National Pharmacare Program
  • 3:30 p.m. – AGRI: Food Policy for Canada; Committee Business
  • 3:30 p.m. – LANG: Air Canada’s Implementation of the Official Languages Act
  • 3:30 p.m. – TRAN: Bill S-2
  • 3:30 p.m. – HUMA: Advancing Inclusion and Quality of Life for Canadian Seniors
  • 7:00 p.m. – CIMM: M-39, Immigration to Atlantic Canada

List of Committees of the House of Commons

  • ACVA Veterans Affairs
  • AGRI Agriculture and Agri-Food
  • CHPC Canadian Heritage
  • CIIT International Trade
  • CIMM    Citizenship and Immigration
  • ENVI Environment and Sustainable Development
  • ERRE Electoral Reform
  • ESPE Pay Equity
  • ETHI Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics
  • FAAE  Foreign Affairs and International Development
  • FEWO  Status of Women
  • FINA  Finance
  • FOPO Fisheries and Oceans
  • HESA  Health
  • HUMA Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities
  • INAN Indigenous and Northern Affairs
  • INDU  Industry, Science and Technology
  • JUST Justice and Human Rights
  • LANG Official Languages
  • LIAI Liaison
  • NDDN National Defence
  • OGGO Government Operations and Estimates
  • PACP Public Accounts
  • PROC Procedure and House Affairs
  • RNNR Natural Resources
  • SECU Public Safety and National Security
  • TRAN  Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
  • Joint Committees
  • BILI  Library of Parliament
  • PDAM Physician-Assisted Dying
  • REGS Scrutiny of Regulations

    To view Queen’s Park calendar for October 17, 2017 click here

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