May 26, 1993

PC

Bernard Valcourt (Minister of Employment and Immigration)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. Bernard Valcourt (Minister of Employment and Immigration):

The answer is as follows:

Topic:   FIRST NATIONS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
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PC

Charles A. Langlois (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence; Parliamentary Secretary to the Leader of the Government in the House of Commons)

Progressive Conservative

Mr. Charles A. Langlois (Parliamentary Secretary to Leader of the Government in the House of Commons):

Mr. Speaker, while I have the floor I ask that all notices of motions of the production of papers be allowed to stand.

Topic:   FIRST NATIONS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
Sub-subtopic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
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PC

Steve Eugene Paproski (Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole)

Progressive Conservative

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Paproski):

Shall notices of motions be allowed to stand?

Topic:   FIRST NATIONS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
Sub-subtopic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
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Some hon. members:

Agreed.

Board of Referees Decisions 1988/89 1989/90 1990/91 1991/92 1992/93 (ending January 31, 1993)Total # of decisions issued 20,234 21,820 24,348 31,927 29,031# in favour of claimants 4,203 4,254 4,929 7,541 7,266% in favour of claimants 20.8 19.5 20.2 23.6 25# appealed to higher Court 1,783 1,681 1,778 2,263 2,415

Aw. time period for On average, it takes between 18 and 24 months for umpire appeals to higher Court appeals to be scheduled, heard and a decision to be issued.

Umpire Decisions 1988/89 1989/90 1990/91 1991/92 1992/93

(ending

January 31, 1993)

Total # of decisions 1,660 1,653 1,778 1,791 1,418

issued

9 in favour of claimants We do not have the statistics on a continuing basis but a rough estimatewould indicate that between 65 percent and 75 per cent % in favour of claimants of umpire decisions are in favour of the commission.

# appealed to higher 51 49 75 49Court (1988) (1989) (1990) (1991)

(Available by calendar year only)

(1992 to December 4, 1992)

Aw. time period for This informations is not available to the Federal Court, appeals to higher Court

Topic:   FIRST NATIONS
Subtopic:   QUESTIONS ON THE ORDER PAPER
Sub-subtopic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
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GOVERNMENT ORDERS

NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT

PC

Charles James Mayer (Minister of Agriculture)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. Charles Mayer (Minister of Agriculture) moved:

That in relation to Bill C-115, an act to implement the North American Free Trade Agreement, not more than one further sitting day be allotted to the consideration of report stage and one sitting day to the consideration of the third reading stage of the bill, and furthermore that 15 minutes before the expiry of the time provided for Government Orders on the day allotted to the report stage consideration and on the day allotted to the third reading stage consideration of the said bill, any proceedings before the House shall be interrupted if required for the purpose of this order and in turn every question necessary to dispose of the stage of the bill then under consideration shall be put forthwith and successively without further debate or amendment.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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Steve Eugene Paproski (Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole)

Progressive Conservative

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Paproski):

Is it the pleasure of the House to adopt the motion?

Shortest, longest and average time period for an appeal to the Board of Referees

Data is unavailable. The commission does, however, have a speed of service objective that 90 per cent of appeals to the Board of Referees are heard by the boards within 30 days of receipt of the appeal in the Canada Employment Centre. The speed of service for fiscal years 1988/89,1989/90 and 1990/91 was approximately 86 per cent. The speed of service for fiscal year 1991/92 was approximately 66 per cent and for fiscal year 1992/93 as of the end of January 1993 was approximately 78 per cent.

Shortest, longest and Data is unavailable for the shortest and longest time periods. On average time period for average, it takes between 18 and 24 months for umpire appeals an appeal to the Umpire to be scheduled, heard and a decision to be issued.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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Some hon. members:

Agreed.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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Some hon. members:

No.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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PC

Steve Eugene Paproski (Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole)

Progressive Conservative

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Paproski):

All those in favour of the motion will please say yea.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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Some hon. members:

Yea.

May 26, 1993

Government Orders

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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PC

Steve Eugene Paproski (Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole)

Progressive Conservative

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Paproski):

All those opposed will please say nay.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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Some hon. members:

Nay.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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PC

Steve Eugene Paproski (Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole)

Progressive Conservative

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Paproski):

In my opinion the yeas have it.

And more than five members having risen:

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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PC

Steve Eugene Paproski (Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole)

Progressive Conservative

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Paproski):

Call in the members.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   NORTH AMERICAN FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IMPLEMENTATION ACT
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOCATION OF TIME TO CONSIDER REPORT AND THIRD READING STAGES OF BILL C-115.
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PAIRED MEMBERS


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Andrée Champagne (Deputy Speaker and Chair of Committees of the Whole of the House of Commons)

Progressive Conservative

Madam Deputy Speaker:

I declare the motion carried. [English]

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   PAIRED MEMBERS
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PC

Steve Eugene Paproski (Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole)

Progressive Conservative

The Acting Speaker (Mr. Paproski):

Order, please. It would be nice if you all went behind the curtain to have your conversations.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   PAIRED MEMBERS
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May 26, 1993