Order. Perhaps the hon. members would agree that we have discussed the point of order long enough. The hon. member for Roberval, after consultation and reconsideration, is satisfied. I understand he is the one who originally objected to our moving third reading immediately.
In answer to the point of order raised by the member for Lapointe, if the Chair may do so, I can tell him, and I have no doubt that he knows it himself, that it is permissible to discuss any topic whatsoever when the address in reply to the speech from the throne comes up, regardless of the nature of the amendment proposed. I am sure that the hon.
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members will be willing to have me move the motion at that time.
Subtopic: INTERIM SUPPLY