November 22, 1979 (31st Parliament, 1st Session)

PC

David Edward Crombie (Minister of National Health and Welfare)

Progressive Conservative

Hon. David Crombie (Minister of National Health and Welfare) moved:

Motion No. 1.
That Bill C-6, to amend the Old Age Security Act, be amended in clause 1 by striking out lines 4 to 9 at page 1 and substituting the following therefor:
" 1. (1) Subsection 7(2) of the Old Age Security Act is repealed.
(2) Subsection (1) does not confer any right to a pension in respect of any
month preceding November 1979."
Motion No. 2.
That Bill C-6, to amend the Old Age Security Act, be amended in clause 2 by striking out line 20 at page 1 and substituting the following therefor:
"17.31(5), no spouse's allowance may be".
Motion No. 3.
That Bill C-6, to amend the Old Age Security Act, be amended in clause 3 by striking out lines 27 to 29 at page 1 and lines 1 to 3 at page 2 and substituting the following therefor:
"3. (1) Subsection 17.3( 1) of the said act is repealed.
(2) Subsection (1) does not confer any right to a spouse's allowance in
respect of any month preceding November 1979."
Motion No. 4.
That Bill C-6, to amend the Old Age Security Act, be amended by deleting clause 4 and by renumbering the subsequent clauses accordingly.
November 22, 1979

Motion No. 5.
That Bill C-6, to amend the Old Age Security Act, be amended in clause 5 by
(a) striking out lines 15 to 31 at page 2 and substituting the following therefor:
"(a) a pensioner died or dies at any time after September 30, 1975, and
(b) a spouse's allowance was (or is) payable to the spouse of the pensioner for the month in which the pensioner died (or dies),
a spouse's allowance may be paid to the surviving spouse of the pensioner
(c) commencing with the month of November 1979, where the pensioner died between the beginning of October 1975 and the end of October 1979, or
(d) commencing with the month following the month in which the pensioner dies, where the pensioner dies after October 31, 1979.
(2) No spouse's allowance is payable under subsection (1) where, prior to
the end of October 1979, the surviving spouse attained sixty-five years of age
or remarried."
(b) renumbering subsections 17.31(2) to (4) accordingly.
Motion No. 6.
That Bill C-6, to amend the Old Age Security Act, be amended by adding immediately after line 15 at page 6 the following new clause:
"8. This act shall be deemed to have come into force on October 31, 1979."

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   OLD AGE SECURITY ACT
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