Parliamentary duties and the COVID-19 pandemic / Ruby Sahota, chair.: XC59-1/1-431-5E-PDF

"On 11 April 2020, the House of Commons adopted an order of reference to instruct the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs to study ways in which members can fulfill their parliamentary duties while the House stands adjourned over public health concerns caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Under this order of reference, the House proposed that the Committee include the following elements in its study: temporary modification of certain procedures; sittings in alternate locations; and technological solutions including a virtual Parliament"--Page 1.

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Department/Agency Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, issuing body.
Title Parliamentary duties and the COVID-19 pandemic / Ruby Sahota, chair.
Series title Report of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs ; 5th report, 43rd Parliament, 1st session
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Fonctions parlementaires et pandémie de la COVID-19.
Issued also in HTML format.
"May 2020."
Original published on: 2020/05/15; published on: 2020/05/21, 2020/05/28, 2020/09/17.
Includes bibliographical references.
Publishing information [Ottawa] : House of Commons, Canada = Chambre des communes, Canada, 2020.
Author / Contributor Sahota, Ruby.
Description 1 online resource (ix, 74 pages).
Catalogue number
  • XC59-1/1-431-5E-PDF
Subject terms Canada. Parliament. House of Commons -- Rules and practice.
Parliamentary practice -- Canada.
COVID-19 (Disease) -- Canada.
Epidemics -- Canada.
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