The ACTING CHAIRMAN (Mr. Jean):
After a decision being made by the chairman of the committee, I believe it is the right of any hon. member to ask for a standing vote. I believe some hon. members in the corn-95826-164
mittee would like to have a standing vote. Therefore I ask those in favour of the amendment please to rise.
Amendment agreed to: Yeas, 36; nays, 27. Item as amended agreed to.
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