Assembly of New Brunswick
Friday, December 15, 2000.
10 o'clock a.m.
Hon. Mr. Green laid upon the table of the House a document entitled Electronic Transactions Legislation, Legislative Services Branch, December 2000.
Ms. Weir gave Notice of Motion 37 that on Thursday, December 21, 2000, she would move the following resolution, seconded by Mr. Richard:
That an address be presented to Her Honour the Lieutenant-Governor, praying that she cause to be laid upon the table of the House by the Minister of Justice, all letters, memos, faxes, electronic mail or any other correspondence sent by or forwarded by the Chief Judge of the Provincial Court of New Brunswick to the Minister of Justice between September 15 and December 8, 2000, in relation to the court stenographers' strike.
Hon. Mr. Green announced that it was the intention of the government that the House resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole to consider legislation; namely, Bills 24, 25, 28, 22, 16, 18, 21, 20, and 26.
On motion of Hon. Mr. Green, seconded by Hon. E. Robichaud:
RESOLVED, that when the House adjourns, it stand adjourned until Tuesday, December 19, 2000, at 12 o'clock p.m.
The House resolved itself into a Committee of the Whole with Mr. Ashfield in the chair.
And after some time, it was agreed by unanimous consent to continue sitting through the dinner recess.
And after some time, Mr. Bernard took the chair.
And after some further time, Mr. Ashfield resumed the chair.
And after some time, Mr. Speaker resumed the chair and Mr. Ashfield, the Chairman, after requesting that Mr. Speaker revert to the Order of Presentations of Committee Reports, reported:
That the Committee had directed him to report the following Bills as agreed to:
Bill 16, An Act to Amend the Beaverbrook Auditorium
And that the Committee had directed him to report the following Bill as amended:
Bill 21, An Act to Amend the Employment Standards Act.
And the Committee asked leave to make a further report.
Pursuant to Standing Rule 78.1, Mr. Speaker then put the question on the motion deemed to be before the House, that the report be concurred in, and it was resolved in the affirmative.