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Mining bill defeated in Commons CBC News

A private member's bill aimed at ensuring Canadian mining companies respect environmental and human rights standards abroad was narrowly defeated in the House of Commons.

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D P 'disturbed' by defeat of responsible mining bill

29/10/2010  OTTAWA - The defeat of a bill calling on Canadian mining companies to higher standards while operating abroad is disappointing to the Canadian bishops' development agency. The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace called it "disturbing" that the responsible mining bill was defeated in the House of Commons Oct. 27.

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Responsible mining bill's defeat disappoints Canadian ...

29/10/2010  Supported by the New Democratic Party, the Bloc Quebecois and liberal members of the House of Commons, the bill had squeaked through close votes to get to committee. But it was defeated

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Canadian mining industry wins with Bill C-300's defeat ...

A weight was lifted from the shoulders of many in the Canadian mining industry recently when Bill C-300 was defeated in the House of Commons. Bill C-300 (An Act respecting Corporate Accountability for the Activities of Mining, Oil and Gas in Developing Countries Act) failed to pass in a close vote, 140 to 134. Thirteen Liberals and four NDP members did not attend when the vote on this private ...

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List of government defeats in the House of Commons

The following article is a list of government defeats in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom since 1945; that is, where the government whips have instructed their MPs to vote (or, in rare circumstances, abstain from voting) a certain way on a division of the House and have subsequently been defeated. Whilst most defeats have been on motions or bills scheduled in "government time", on ...

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Amnesty International decries defeat of mining bill The Star

28/10/2010  Opposed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservative caucus, the bill was narrowly defeated in the House of Commons Wednesday. Amnesty said the vote was another example of Canada’s lack ...

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Biggest government defeats in House of Commons ...

14/01/2019  Margaret Thatcher suffered a Commons defeat over Sunday trading laws in 1986 (PA) On the second reading of the Shops Bill, MPs voted against by 296 to 282 – a government defeat of 14.

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Government sees off Tory rebellion to defeat ‘genocide ...

22/03/2021  The so-called “genocide amendment” to the government’s Trade Bill was defeated by 318 votes to 300 in the House of Commons, despite passionate speeches in its favour from Tory MPs.

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Amnesty International decries defeat of mining bill

28/10/2010  Opposed by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservative caucus, the bill was narrowly defeated in the House of Commons Wednesday. Amnesty said the vote was another example of Canada’s lack ...

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MINING SUBSIDENCE BILL. (Hansard, 17 February 1939)

MINING SUBSIDENCE BILL. (Hansard, 17 February 1939) Search Help. HANSARD 1803–2005 → 1930s → 1939 → February 1939 → 17 February 1939 → Commons Sitting → ORDERS OF THE DAY. MINING SUBSIDENCE BILL. HC Deb 17 February 1939 vol 343 cc2069-150 2069 § Order for Second Reading read. § 11.5 a.m. § Mr. Tomlinson. I beg to move, "That the Bill be now read a Second time." The Bill ...

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Commons defeat for Brexit food standards amendment

12/10/2020  Commons defeat for Brexit food standards amendment despite warnings over chlorinated chicken. Brexit. Consumer. food . Farming. Monday October 12,

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Commons defeat leaves flat owners facing huge bills to fix ...

24/02/2021  Commons defeat leaves flat owners facing huge bills to fix cladding . Amendment to fire safety bill could have spared leaseholders costs of up to

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TOP NEWS: UK Government Defeated By House of Lords

The bill has already passed the more powerful House of Commons but in the House of Lords, peers including Anglican archbishops voted by a majority of 226 to express their "regret" over its treaty ...

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Theresa May’s Brexit defeat makes history as biggest ever ...

16/01/2019  On the second reading of the Shops Bill, MPs voted against by 296 to 282 – a government defeat of 14. More recently, the Labour government of Tony Blair was defeated

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Tory Brexit rebels inflict major defeat on Theresa May ...

13/12/2017  Conservative rebels inflicted a humiliating defeat on Theresa May in the House of Commons as they backed an amendment to her flagship European Union withdrawal bill over parliament’s right to a ...

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Controversial Policing Bill Passes Second Reading After ...

The government's Police, Crime and Sentencing Bill passed its second reading in the Commons this evening with a majority of 96 votes. MPs voted 359-263 in favour of the legislation. An amendment ...

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NDP pharmacare bill defeated soundly in Commons - The ...

An NDP-sponsored bill to bring pharmacare into Canada was overwhelmingly rejected in the House of Commons. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called the bill which failed in a 295-32 vote, a “political stunt,” Blacklock’s Reporter said. Cabinet in a Throne Speech last September 23 said it was “exactly the right moment” for more publicly-funded drug insurance.

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Mining bill defeated in commons – Grinding Mill China

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"Assisted Dying" (Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia) Bill ...

12/09/2015  "Assisted Dying" (Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia) Bill was Heavily Defeated in the British House of Commons on September 11 2015. While we all have sympathy wit...

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Mining Industry (Welfare Fund) Bill.: 8 Dec 1938: House

In the mining industry in the past, however, it was thought that the worst type of house in which there was no bathing accommodation was good for the miner, and the demand for pithead baths indicates a new type of mind coming into the mining communities, and it is really a case of the miner coming into his own. I appreciate what the Fund has done in other directions, such as recreation grounds ...

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PERSPECTIVE: Moving forward after the defeat of Bill C

28/10/2010  Canada’s mining and exploration industry has prevailed. Bill C-300 has been defeated in the House of Commons. The vote taken late on Oct. 27 was 140 to 134 against the measure that would have given the federal government authority to investigate human rights or environmental complaints against Canadian companies working on projects in foreign lands.

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Orders of the Day — Coal Mining (Subsidence) Bill: 31

If the Bill becomes law as it now stands, the whole cost of repairs and compensation arising directly as a result of damage caused by mining subsidence is to be borne by the National Coal Board. It is estimated that the cost will be about £5 million per annum. That estimate may be correct, but, on the other hand, it may well exceed that figure if the damage caused by subsidence is greater in ...

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Mining transparency bill finally gets to Parliament - to ...

Liberal MP John McKay will stand up in the House of Commons Friday afternoon to debate his private member’s bill calling for financial transparency in the mining, oil and gas industry — all ...

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What were the previous biggest government defeats in

The last time a government was defeated by more than 100 votes on the floor of the House of Commons was almost a century ago. O n October 8 1924,

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Federal mining bill's defeat another black eye for Canada ...

Ottawa (29 Oct. 2010) - Bill C-300, known as the Responsible Mining Bill, was a private member's bill from Liberal MP John McKay. ... Unfortunately, the Bill was defeated in the House of Commons earlier this week after a fierce lobbying blitz by mining firms and after a number of Liberal MPs, including Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff, did not show up to vote. The absence of many Liberal ...

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MPs reject all five amendments to the Brexit bill passed ...

Following the defeat of all five amendments in the House of Commons, the Withdrawal Agreement Bill will be sent back to the House of Lords. There was some talk of compromise between the Commons ...

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Government defeat - UK Parliament

A Government defeat is when the Government fails to persuade a majority of MPs or members of the House of Lords to support them in a division (vote). The term is usually used only to describe occasions where the Government have been defeated in a whipped vote. Government defeats are more common in ...

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