Legislative

Assembly
of Ontario

Assemblée

législative
de l’Ontario


Votes and Proceedings

Procès-verbaux

No. 124

No 124

2nd Session
41st Parliament

2e session
41e législature

Wednesday
November 22, 2017

Mercredi

22 novembre 2017

9:00 A.M.
9 H
PRAYERS
PRIÈRES

ORDERS OF THE DAY

ORDRE DU JOUR

Third Reading of Bill 148, An Act to amend the Employment Standards Act, 2000, the Labour Relations Act, 1995 and the Occupational Health and Safety Act and to make related amendments to other Acts.

Troisième lecture du projet de loi 148, Loi modifiant la Loi de 2000 sur les normes d’emploi, la Loi de 1995 sur les relations de travail et la Loi sur la santé et la sécurité au travail et apportant des modifications connexes à d’autres lois.

Debate arose and after some time,

Il s’élève un débat et après quelque temps,

Pursuant to the Order of the House dated November 16, 2017,

Conformément à l’ordre de l’Assemblée du 16 novembre 2017,

The question was then put.

La question a ensuite été mise aux voix.

Vote deferred.

Le vote est différé.

Motion for allocation of time on Bill 174, An Act to enact the Cannabis Act, 2017, the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation Act, 2017 and the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017, to repeal two Acts and to make amendments to the Highway Traffic Act respecting alcohol, drugs and other matters.

Debate resumed and after some time,

Le débat a repris et après quelque temps,

The question was then put.

La question a ensuite été mise aux voix.

Vote deferred.

Le vote est différé.

At 9:54 a.m., the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change indicated that no further morning business would be called and therefore the House recessed.

À 9 h 54, le ministre de l’Environnement et de l’Action en matière de changement climatique a indiqué que l’ordre du jour de la séance du matin étant épuisé, la Chambre suspendait ses travaux.

10:30 A.M.
10 H 30

ORAL QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS ORALES

DEFERRED VOTES

VOTES DIFFÉRÉS

Third Reading of Bill 148, An Act to amend the Employment Standards Act, 2000, the Labour Relations Act, 1995 and the Occupational Health and Safety Act and to make related amendments to other Acts.

Troisième lecture du projet de loi 148, Loi modifiant la Loi de 2000 sur les normes d’emploi, la Loi de 1995 sur les relations de travail et la Loi sur la santé et la sécurité au travail et apportant des modifications connexes à d’autres lois.

Carried on the following division:-

Adoptée par le vote suivant :-

AYES / POUR - 67

Albanese

Anderson

Armstrong

Baker

Ballard

Berardinetti

Bisson

Bradley

Chiarelli

Colle

Coteau

Crack

Damerla

Del Duca

Delaney

Des Rosiers

Dhillon

Dickson

DiNovo

Dong

Duguid

Fife

Flynn

Forster

Fraser

French

Gates

Gélinas

Gretzky

Hoggarth

Horwath

Hoskins

Hunter

Jaczek

Kiwala

Lalonde

Leal

MacCharles

Malhi

Mangat

Mantha

Martins

Matthews

Mauro

McGarry

McMahon

McMeekin

Milczyn

Miller (Hamilton East-Stoney Creek)

Moridi

Naidoo-Harris

Naqvi

Natyshak

Potts

Qaadri

Rinaldi

Sandals

Sattler

Sousa

Tabuns

Takhar

Taylor

Thibeault

Vanthof

Vernile

Wong

Zimmer

NAYS / CONTRE - 26

Arnott

Bailey

Barrett

Cho

Clark

Coe

Fedeli

Hardeman

Harris

Hillier

Jones

MacLaren

McDonell

McNaughton

Miller (Parry Sound-Muskoka)

Nicholls

Oosterhoff

Pettapiece

Romano

Scott

Smith

Thompson

Walker

Wilson

Yakabuski

Yurek

The Bill passed.

Le projet de loi est adopté.

Motion for allocation of time on Bill 174, An Act to enact the Cannabis Act, 2017, the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation Act, 2017 and the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017, to repeal two Acts and to make amendments to the Highway Traffic Act respecting alcohol, drugs and other matters.

Carried on the following division:-

Adoptée par le vote suivant :-

AYES / POUR - 50

Albanese

Anderson

Baker

Ballard

Berardinetti

Bradley

Chiarelli

Colle

Coteau

Crack

Damerla

Del Duca

Delaney

Des Rosiers

Dhillon

Dickson

Dong

Duguid

Flynn

Fraser

Hoggarth

Hoskins

Hunter

Jaczek

Kiwala

Lalonde

Leal

MacCharles

Malhi

Mangat

Martins

Matthews

Mauro

McGarry

McMahon

McMeekin

Milczyn

Moridi

Naidoo-Harris

Naqvi

Potts

Qaadri

Rinaldi

Sandals

Sousa

Takhar

Thibeault

Vernile

Wong

Zimmer

NAYS / CONTRE - 41

Armstrong

Arnott

Bailey

Barrett

Bisson

Cho

Clark

Coe

DiNovo

Fedeli

Fife

Forster

French

Gates

Gélinas

Gretzky

Hardeman

Harris

Hillier

Jones

MacLaren

Mantha

McDonell

McNaughton

Miller (Parry Sound-Muskoka)

Natyshak

Nicholls

Oosterhoff

Pettapiece

Romano

Sattler

Scott

Smith

Tabuns

Taylor

Thompson

Vanthof

Walker

Wilson

Yakabuski

Yurek

Ordered, That pursuant to Standing Order 47 and notwithstanding any other Standing Order or Special Order of the House relating to Bill 174, An Act to enact the Cannabis Act, 2017, the Ontario Cannabis Retail Corporation Act, 2017 and the Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017, to repeal two Acts and to make amendments to the Highway Traffic Act respecting alcohol, drugs and other matters, when the Bill is next called as a Government Order, the Speaker shall put every question necessary to dispose of the Second Reading stage of the Bill without further debate or amendment and at such time the Bill shall be Ordered referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Policy; and

That the Standing Committee on Justice Policy be authorized to meet on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and on Thursday, November 30, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. for the purpose of public hearings on the Bill; and

That the Clerk of the Committee, in consultation with the Committee Chair, be authorized to arrange the notice of public hearings; and

That the deadline for requests to appear be 10:00 a.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017; and

That if not all requests can be scheduled that the Clerk of the Committee provide the Members of the Sub-committee and their designates with the list of requests to appear by 11:30 a.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017; and

That the Members of the Sub-committee and/or their designates prioritize and return the list to the Clerk of the Committee by 2:00 p.m. on Monday, November 27, 2017; and

That the Clerk of the Committee distribute a draft copy of the agenda to the Committee members and their designates by Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at 11:30 a.m.; and

That each witness will receive up to 5 minutes for their presentation followed by 9 minutes for questions from Committee members; and

That the deadline for written submissions be 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 30, 2017; and

That the deadline for filing amendments to the Bill with the Clerk of the Committee shall be 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 4, 2017; and

That the Committee be authorized to meet on Thursday, December 7, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., for the purpose of clause-by-clause consideration of the Bill; and

On Thursday, December 7, 2017, at 4:30 p.m., those amendments which have not yet been moved shall be deemed to have been moved, and the Chair of the Committee shall interrupt the proceedings and shall, without further debate or amendment, put every question necessary to dispose of all remaining sections of the Bill and any amendments thereto. At this time, the Chair shall allow one 20-minute waiting period pursuant to Standing Order 129(a); and

That the Committee shall report the Bill to the House no later than Monday, December 11, 2017. In the event that the Committee fails to report the Bill on that day, the Bill shall be deemed to be passed by the Committee and shall be deemed to be reported to and received by the House; and

That, upon receiving the report of the Standing Committee on Justice Policy, the Speaker shall put the question for adoption of the report forthwith, and at such time the Bill shall be Ordered for Third Reading, which Order may be called that same day; and

That, when the Order for Third Reading of the Bill is called, 2 hours of debate shall be allotted to the Third Reading stage of the Bill, apportioned equally among the recognized parties. At the end of this time, the Speaker shall interrupt the proceedings and shall put every question necessary to dispose of this stage of the Bill without further debate or amendment; and

That, notwithstanding Standing Order 81 (c), the Bill may be called more than once in the same sessional day; and

The votes on Second and Third Reading may be deferred pursuant to Standing Order 28(h); and

That, in the case of any division relating to any proceedings on the Bill, the division bell shall be limited to 5 minutes.

The House recessed at 12:02 p.m.

À 12 h 02, la Chambre a suspendu la séance.

3:00 P.M.
15 H

REPORTS BY COMMITTEES

RAPPORTS DES COMITÉS

Standing Committee on the Legislative Assembly:-

Comité permanent de l’Assemblée législative :-

Bill 142, An Act to amend the Construction Lien Act.

Projet de loi 142, Loi modifiant la Loi sur le privilège dans l’industrie de la construction.

Reported as amended.

Rapport est fait du projet de loi modifié.

Report adopted.

Rapport adopté.

Ordered for Third Reading.

Ordonné pour la troisième lecture.

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

DÉPÔT DES PROJETS DE LOI

The following bill was introduced and read the first time:-

Le projet de loi suivant est présenté et lu une première fois :-

Bill 180, An Act to provide for safety measures respecting movable soccer goals. Mr. Smith and Ms. Kiwala.

Projet de loi 180, Loi prévoyant des mesures de sécurité pour les buts de soccer mobiles. M. Smith et Mme Kiwala.

MOTIONS

MOTIONS

With unanimous consent,

Avec le consentement unanime,

On motion by Ms. Jaczek,

Sur la motion de Mme Jaczek,

Ordered, That the requirement for notice be waived for ballot item number 20 in the Order of Precedence for Private Members’ Public Business.

Il est ordonné que l’obligation de donner avis fasse l’objet d’une exemption pour le billet de député numéro 20 dans l’ordre de priorité des affaires d’intérêt public émanant des députés.

PETITIONS

PÉTITIONS

The price of gasoline (Sessional Paper No. P-25) Mme Gélinas.

Film Classification Act (Sessional Paper No. P-120) Ms. Armstrong and Mr. Arnott.

Place an immediate moratorium on all school closures (Sessional Paper No. P-135) Mr. Walker.

Fund and install traffic signals at the intersection of Highway 7 and McFarlane Drive/Hall Road (Sessional Paper No. P-177) Mr. Arnott.

Public inquiry into long-term care for seniors (Sessional Paper No. P-229) Ms. Fife.

Widen Highway 401 (Sessional Paper No. P-237) Mr. Nicholls.

Service dogs (Sessional Paper No. P-245) Mr. Fedeli.

La Loi sur le classement des films (document parlementaire no P-247) Mme Gélinas.

Unsafe footwear in the workplace (Sessional Paper No. P-257) Mrs. Martins.

ORDERS OF THE DAY

ORDRE DU JOUR

Second Reading of Bill 177, An Act to implement Budget measures and to enact and amend various statutes.

Deuxième lecture du projet de loi 177, Loi visant à mettre en oeuvre les mesures budgétaires et à édicter et à modifier diverses lois.

Debate resumed and after some time the House adjourned at 6:00 p.m.

Le débat a repris et après quelque temps, à 18 h, la Chambre a ajourné ses travaux.

le président

Dave Levac

Speaker

PETITIONS TABLED PURSUANT TO
STANDING ORDER 39(a)

PÉTITIONS DÉPOSÉES CONFORMÉMENT À L’ARTICLE
39a) DU RÈGLEMENT

Organic products regulation (Sessional Paper No. P-233) (Tabled November 22, 2017) Mr. Tabuns.

Fur farming (Sessional Paper No. P-241) (Tabled November 22, 2017) Ms. Armstrong.

Abortion facility legislation (Sessional Paper No. P-259) (Tabled November 22, 2017) Mr. Nicholls.

SESSIONAL PAPERS PRESENTED PURSUANT TO STANDING ORDER 40

DOCUMENTS PARLEMENTAIRES DÉPOSÉS CONFORMÉMENT À L’ARTICLE 40 DU RÈGLEMENT

Adjudicative Tribunals, Normal Farm Practices Protection Board, 2016-2017 Annual Report (No. 364) (Tabled November 22, 2017).

RESPONSES TO WRITTEN QUESTIONS

RÉPONSES AUX QUESTIONS ÉCRITES

Final Answers to Question Numbers: 551, 555, 556 and 557.

RESPONSES TO PETITIONS

RÉPONSES AUX PÉTITIONS

Ojibway Prairie Complex (Sessional Paper No. P-19):

(Tabled October 3, 2017) Mr. Hatfield.

Elevator repair (Sessional Paper No. P-138):

(Tabled October 4, 2017) Mr. Bradley.

(Tabled October 3, 18, 2017) Mr. Dong.

(Tabled October 17, 2017) Mr. Fraser.

(Tabled October 5, 2017) Ms. Hoggarth.

(Tabled October 16, 2017) Mrs. Martins.

(Tabled October 19, 2017) Mr. Rinaldi.

Reversing the decision to move the Minden Provincial Offences Court to Lindsay (Sessional Paper No. P-171):

(Tabled October 3, 2017) Ms. Scott.

Wasaga Beach maintenance (Sessional Paper No. P-228):

(Tabled October 3, 2017) Mr. Wilson.

Policies on criminal justice (Sessional Paper No. P-246):

(Tabled October 3, 2017) Mrs. Munro.

(Tabled October 18, 2017) Mr. Smith.

(Tabled October 3, 4, 2017) Ms. Thompson.

La Loi sur le classement des films (Document parlementaire no P-247):

(Déposée le 23 octobre 2017) Mme Gélinas.

(Déposée le 3 octobre 2017) M. Natyshak.