Debates and Progress

First Reading

December 15, 2005
Minister's Statement and Mr. Runciman and Mr. Kormos

Second Reading

March 29, 2006
Principal Debaters:
Mr. Kwinter, Mr. Balkissoon, Mr. Wilkinson, Mr. Wilson, Mr. Runciman, Mr. Marchese

Questions and Comments:
Mr. Arnott, Ms. Martel, Mr. Leal, Mr. Martiniuk, Mr. Berardinetti, Mr. Fonseca, Mr. Ramal, Mr. Hudak, Mr. Delaney, Mr. Miller, Mr. McMeekin, Mr. Brownell

April 6, 2006
Principal Debaters:
Mr. Kormos, Mr. Arthurs, Ms. Scott, Mr. Ouellette, Mr. Prue

Questions and Comments:
Mr. Balkissoon, Mr. Arnott, Mr. Kwinter, Mr. Berardinetti, Mr. Miller

April 6, 2006 (continued)

April 10, 2006
Principal Debaters:
Mr. Prue, Mrs. Sandals, Mr. Dunlop, Ms. Martel

Questions and Comments:
Mr. Arthurs, Mr. O'Toole, Mr. Balkissoon, Mr. Jackson, Mr. Ramal, Mr. Sterling, Mr. Kormos, Mr. Miller

April 24, 2006
Vote deferred.

April 25, 2006
Carried on division. Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Policy.


Standing Committee on Justice Policy

May 11, 2006
May 15, 2006
May 31, 2006
June 1, 2006

June 1, 2006
Reported to the House as amended. Carried on division. Ordered for third reading.

Third Reading

June 7, 2006
Principal Debaters:
Mr. Kwinter, Mr. Balkissoon, Mr. Runciman, Mr. Kormos, Mr. Berardinetti

Questions and Comments:
Mr. Leal, Mr. O'Toole, Ms. Martel, Mr. Patten, Mr. Hoy

June 12, 2006
Principal Debaters:
Mr. Dunlop, Mr. Bisson, Mrs. Sandals, Mrs. Elliott, Mr. Hampton

Questions and Comments:
Mr. Balkissoon, Mr. Levac, Mr. Jackson

Vote deferred.

June 13, 2006
Carried on division.

Royal Assent: Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Coming into force:
5. (1) This section and section 6 come into force on the day this Act receives Royal Assent.


(2) Sections 1 to 4 come into force on a day to be named by proclamation of the Lieutenant Governor.