Shelly Glover moved, — That, when and if, Bill C-60, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 21, 2013 and other measures, is referred to the Committee:
(a) the Chair of the Standing Committee write, as promptly as possible, to the Chairs of the following Standing Committees inviting those Standing Committees to consider the subject-matter of the following provisions of the said Bill:
(i) the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology, clauses 136 to 154,
(ii) the Standing Committee on Veterans Affairs, clauses 156 to 160,
(iii) the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities, clauses 161 to 166,
(iv) the Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration, clauses 167 to 168 and clauses 170 to 172, and;
(v) the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, clauses 174 to 199
(b) each of the Standing Committees, listed in paragraph (a), be requested to convey recommendations, including any suggested amendments, in both official languages, in relation to the provisions considered by them, in a letter to the Chair of the Standing Committee on Finance, in both official languages, no later than 9 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2013;
(c) the Chair of the Standing Committee shall also write to each Member of Parliament who is not a member of a caucus represented on the Committee to invite those Members to file, in a letter to the Chair of the Standing Committee on Finance, in both official languages, no later than 9 a.m. on Monday, May 27, 2013, any amendments to the Bill which they would propose that the Committee consider;
(d) any amendments suggested pursuant to paragraphs (b) and (c) shall be deemed to be proposed during the clause-by-clause consideration of Bill C-60, and further provided that the members of the Standing Committee on Finance may propose amendments notwithstanding the recommendations received pursuant to paragraphs (b) and (c);
(e) the Committee shall proceed to clause-by-clause consideration of Bill C-60 no later than Tuesday, May 28, 2013, provided that the Chair may limit debate on each clause to a maximum of five minutes per party, per clause;
(f) amendments to Bill C-60, other than the amendments deemed to be proposed pursuant to paragraphs (b) and (c), be submitted to the Clerk of the Committee before 9 a.m. on Monday, May 27 and distributed to members in both official languages; and
(g) if the Committee has not completed the clause-by-clause consideration of Bill C-60 by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2013, all remaining amendments submitted to the Committee shall be deemed moved, the Chair shall put the question, forthwith and successively, without further debate on all remaining clauses and amendments submitted to the Committee, as well as each and every question necessary to dispose of clause-by-clause consideration of the Bill, as well as all questions necessary to report the Bill to the House and to order the Chair to report the Bill to the House as early as possible.
Debate arose thereon.