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Hansard Speaker Index
29th Legislature, 2nd Session (2016-2017)
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MacIntyre, Donald (Innisfail-Sylvan Lake, W)
Act to Ensure Independent Environmental Monitoring, An (Bill 18)
Second reading ... 1127-28, 1133
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Cooper: defeated) ... 1133
Act to Implement a Supreme Court Ruling Governing Essential Services, An (Bill 4)
Committee ... 381, 422-23
Committee, amendment A2 (penalties for prohibited strikes) (Hunter: defeated) ... 381
Committee, amendment A10 (essential services to include ambulance attendants) (McIver: defeated) ... 422-23
Alberta Electric System Operator
Independence ... 1751
Mandate ... 1750, 2571
Alberta Emergency Management Agency
Provincial Operations Centre ... 1920-21
Alberta Environmental Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Agency
Review ... 1127-28
Alberta Opportunity Company (former)
General remarks ... 2141-42
Alberta Utilities Commission
Stakeholder consultation ... 2548-49
Balancing Pool
Board of director resignations ... 1932
Provincial loans ... 2255
Bills, government (procedure)
Referral to committee ... 1707
Biochar
Alberta production ... 2541-42
Bitumen upgrading
General remarks ... 2237
Carbon levy
Comparison with other jurisdictions ... 1503, 1507, 1517, 1723, 1748-49, 2109
Impact on agricultural costs ... 1340, 1343
Impact on business costs ... 1452
Impact on consumer prices ... 614, 898, 1345-46, 1415-16
Impact on education costs ... 1346
Impact on energy costs ... 898, 1340
Impact on health care costs ... 1346
Impact on municipal costs ... 1926
Revenue utilization ... 1366
Climate Leadership (report by Dr. Andrew Leach)
General remarks ... 1415-16, 1723
Remarks on carbon leakage ... 2109
Remarks on emissions cap ... 2589
Climate Leadership Implementation Act (Bill 20)
Second reading ... 1340, 1343, 1345-47, 1366
Second reading, motion to not now read (economic impact study proposed, reasoned amendment RA1) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 1346-47, 1366
Committee ... 1414-16, 1459-60, 1485-86, 1490, 1494-96, 1499-1500, 1502-3, 1506-9, 1515-17
Committee, amendment A1 (carbon levy revenue utilization) (McIver/Fraser: defeated) ... 1414-16
Committee, amendment A4 (ministerial reporting) (Jansen: defeated) ... 1459-60
Committee, amendment A6 (referendum provision) (Nixon: defeated) ... 1485-86, 1490
Committee, amendment A7 (performance measures) (Swann: defeated) ... 1494-95
Committee, amendment A8 (Auditor General reviews) (Swann: defeated) ... 1496
Committee, amendment A9 (aviation fuel tax) (Starke: defeated) ... 1499-1500
Committee, amendment A10 (greenhouse gas reduction assessments) (Loewen: defeated) ... 1502-3
Committee, amendment A11 (forest industries fuel exemption) (Drysdale: defeated) ... 1506-8
Committee, amendment A12 (exemption for industries with net negative greenhouse gas emissions) (Clark: defeated) ... 1509
Committee, amendment A14 (greenhouses exemption) (Cooper: defeated) ... 1515-17
Climate leadership plan, provincial
General remarks ... 1713
Impact on pipeline support ... 1152
Implementation ... 218-20
Plan development ... 614
Corporate taxation
Tax rate ... 1366
Corporations
Provincial grants and loans, other jurisdictions ... 987-88
Red tape reduction ... 1925
Debts, public (provincial debt)
Borrowing for operational expenses ... 374
Debt-to-GDP ratio ... 1265, 1275-76
Provincial credit rating ... 1276-77
Diesel fuel
Marked fuel exemption from carbon levy ... 1508
Economic development
Diversification ... 1749
Government role ... 1924-25
Edmonton-Ellerslie (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 280
Electric power
Capacity market system ... 1985, 2255
Members' statements ... 1813
Power purchase arrangements (PPAs) ... 219, 232, 273, 1749, 1887, 1932, 2438
Power purchase arrangements (PPAs), provincial lawsuit ... 1887, 1932, 2527-28
Electric power plants
Coal-fired facilities retirement ... 219-20, 232, 273-74, 1748-49, 1887-88, 1926
Coal-fired facilities retirement, coal facilitator's report ... 1748, 1750
Electric power prices
General remarks ... 1748-49, 2594
Rate cap ... 2436
Renewable/alternative energy costs ... 898
Electric utilities
Comparison with other jurisdictions ... 1813
Electric Utilities Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 34)
Second reading ... 2304-5, 2375-76, 2436-38
Second reading, motion to refer subject matter of bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Cooper: defeated) ... 2375-76
Second reading, motion to not now read because bill does not adequately address and minimize adverse long-term financial implications of changes to the Electric Utilities Act with respect to debt financing (reasoned amendment RA1) (Rodney: defeated) ... 2436-38
Committee ... 2527-29
Third reading ... 2594-95
Energy industries
Job creation (Motion Other than Government Motion 502: carried) ... 320-21
Support for ... 37
Energy policies
General remarks ... 2383-84
Enhanced Protection for Farm and Ranch Workers Act (Bill 6, 2015)
General remarks ... 536
Enmax Corporation
Energy ministry communication with ... 2031
Environmental protection
General remarks ... 2384
Executive Council
Mandate letters from Premier ... 2528-29
Financial institutions
Seniors' loans ... 553
Fiscal policy
General remarks ... 37, 988
Fiscal Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 10)
Third reading ... 1264-65, 1275-77
Third reading, motion to not now read (provincial credit-rating plan, reasoned amendment RA1) (Hanson: defeated) ... 1264-65
Forest and Prairie Protection Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 24)
Committee ... 1787-88
Committee, amendment A1 (time limits on fire control plan approval (section 12) and investigations (section 17)) (Drysdale: defeated) ... 1787-88
Third reading ... 1919-21
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act
Record preservation under act ... 2031
Freehold land
Landowner property rights ... 2548-49
Gasoline
Marked fuel exemption from carbon levy ... 1508
Government accountability
Openness and transparency ... 2031
Government policies
Consultation policy ... 320-21
Members' statements ... 37, 280
Greenhouse gas emissions
Emission intensity, use of term ... 1723
Greenhouse gas mitigation
Comparison with other jurisdictions ... 1680-81, 1723, 1785, 2109
Methane reduction strategies ... 2541-42
Performance measures ... 2115-16, 2118, 2125
Performance standards ... 1723
Reduction strategies ... 1680-81
Health care
Urgent care services ... 594, 2275
Urgent care services, members' statements ... 594
Innisfail-Sylvan Lake (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 218-20, 1840-41
Overview ... 217-18
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
... 292, 589, 1861
Investing in a Diversified Alberta Economy Act (Bill 30)
Second reading ... 1924-26
Members' Statements (current session)
Electricity system ... 1813
Government policies ... 37, 280
Pipeline approval ... 1152
Urgent health care in Sylvan Lake ... 773
Ministry of Economic Development and Trade
Mandate ... 1925
Ministry of Environment and Parks
Main estimates 2016-2017 debate, amendment A7 (minister's office, deputy minister's office, communications, corporate services, and legal services expenses) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 946
Minister's book preface ... 280
Office of the Premier
Premier's attendance at Ontario ND fundraiser ... 37
Oil
Tax on imports ... 2108
Oil sands advisory group
Mandate on recommendations on climate leadership plan implementation ... 1679-80, 1705-6, 1755, 2000-2001, 2321
Membership ... 1679-80, 1755, 1866-67, 2125, 2237
Oil sands development
Small producers ... 1704-5
Oil Sands Emissions Limit Act (Bill 25)
Second reading ... 1679-81, 1704-7, 1713, 1754-57, 1784-85, 1831-33, 1995, 1999-2001
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment) (Panda: defeated) ... 1704-7, 1713, 1754-57, 1784-85
Second reading, motion to not read before oil sands advisory group tables recommendations (reasoned amendment REA1) (Loewen: defeated) ... 1831-33
Second reading, motion to not now read (6-month hoist amendment) (Drysdale/Rodney: defeated) ... 1995, 1999-2001
Committee ... 2115-16, 2118, 2125-27, 2227-29, 2232-33, 2237, 2239-2340, 2383-84, 2394-96, 2540-42
Committee, amendment A1 (annual reporting) (Fraser: defeated) ... 2115-16, 2118, 2125-27
Committee, amendment A2 ( cap on upgrading emissions) (Aheer: defeated) ... 2227-29, 2232-33, 2237
Committee, amendment A3 (section 3(h)(ii), regulations governing purchase, auction, trading, or retirement of greenhouse gas emission allowances) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2239-40
Committee, amendment A4 (consultation on regulations) (Drysdale/Fraser: defeated) ... 2320-21, 2326
Committee, amendment A6 (cogeneration emissions) (Aheer: defeated) ... 2394-96
Committee, amendment A8 (biomass emissions) (Aheer/MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2538-42
Third reading ... 2589
Exemption for new upgrading ... 1704
Impact on current leaseholders ... 1755-56, 2000
Inclusion of emissions from renewable sources ... 2541
Stakeholder consultation ... 1995, 2116
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Carbon levy ... 1452
Carbon policies ... 1723, 2108-9
Climate change strategy ... 614
Coal-fired electric power plant retirement ... 232, 273-74
Electric power system ... 1985, 2255
Electricity power purchase arrangements ... 1887, 1932
Energy policies ... 898, 1887
Government communications with agencies ... 2031
Health care in central Alberta ... 2275
Oil sands advisory group membership ... 1866-67
Urgent health care in Sylvan Lake ... 594
Physicians
Rural physicians, evening and weekend service ... 773
Pipeline construction
Approval process ... 1679-80, 2126
Approval process, members' statements ... 1152
Enbridge line 3 replacement project approval ... 2125
Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion project ... 1680
Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion project approval ... 2125
Points of order (current session)
Inflammatory language ... 498
Promoting Job Creation and Diversification Act (Bill 1)
Committee ... 987-88, 994, 1019, 1021
Committee, amendment A2 (ministerial reports) (Panda: defeated) ... 994
Committee, amendment A3 (red tape reduction provision) (Panda: defeated) ... 1019, 1021
Renewable/alternative energy industries
Abandoned projects, land reclamation ... 2587-88
Land lease contracts ... 2587-88
Provincial contracts ... 2571, 2587
Renewable/alternative energy sources
General remarks ... 2491
Transition to ... 1347, 1839-41
Renewable Electricity Act (Bill 27)
Second reading ... 1748-51, 1839-41, 2080-81
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Aheer: defeated) ... 1839-41
Second reading, motion to not now read (6-month hoist amendment) (Gill: defeated) ... 2080-81
Committee ... 2087-90, 2137- 2139, 2141-42, 2144-45, 2148-50, 2313-15, 2378-82, 2470-72, 2490-92, 2547-49, 2551-53, 2555-57
Committee, amendment A1 (renewable energy target) (Clark: defeated) ... 2087
Committee, amendment A2 (ISO mandate on renewable energy) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2088-90, 2137-38
Committee, amendment A3 (payments to and by ISO, sections 10 to 12) (Clark: defeated) ... 2139, 2141-42
Committee, amendment A4 (annual report contents) (Rodney/Fraser: defeated) ... 2144-45
Committee, amendment A5 (investigation, consideration of complaints re ISO program proposal development) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2148-50, 2313-14
Committee, amendment A6 (program objectives and evaluation criteria) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2315, 2378-82, 2470-72
Committee, amendment A7 (landowner consultation) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2491-92, 2547-49, 2551
Committee, amendment A9 (land reclamation) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2552-53
Committee, amendment A11 (impact assessment of renewable targets) (Panda: defeated) ... 2555
Committee, amendment A12 (fairness report) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2556
Committee, amendment A14 (ISO interest in generating unit) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2557
Third reading ... 2571, 2587-88
Third reading, motion to not now read (6-month hoist amendment) ... 2571, 2587-88
Royalty structure (energy resources)
Review ... 2232-33, 2239
Seniors' benefit program
Special-needs assistance ... 536, 553
Seniors' Home Adaptation and Repair Act (Bill 5)
Second reading ... 498, 501-2, 536
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Families and Communities Committee (referral amendment RF1) (Cooper: defeated) ... 536
Second reading, points of order on debate ... 498
Committee ... 552-54
Third reading ... 582-83
Program administration ... 502, 553-54
Program eligibility criteria ... 582-83
Public consultation ... 501-2, 553
Referral to committee proposed ... 502, 552-53, 582
Specified gas emitters regulation (Alberta Regulation 139/2007)
General remarks ... 1749
Speech from the Throne
Addresses in reply ... 217-19
Addresses in reply, maiden speeches ... 217-19
Addresses in reply, questions and comments ... 219-20, 374
Sylvan Lake (town)
Health care, urgent-care services ... 594, 2275
Health care, urgent-care services, members' statements ... 594
Physicians ... 773
Venture capital
Investment patterns, short-term vs. long-term ... 1925
Wildfire, Fort McMurray (2016)
Emergency management, review of ... 1920-21
General remarks ... 1919-21
Wildfire prevention and control
Funding ... 1920-21
Malkinson, Brian (Calgary-Currie, ND)
Act to Enhance Off-highway Vehicle Safety, An (Bill 36)
Second reading ... 2191-92
Third reading ... 2347
Act to Implement a Supreme Court Ruling Governing Essential Services, An (Bill 4)
Second reading ... 353, 357
Committee ... 399
Committee, amendment A3 (replacement workers) (Hunter: defeated) ... 399
End date proposal ("sunset clause") ... 353
Affordable housing
Review by special committee (Motion Other than Government Motion 508: defeated) ... 1739-40
Stakeholder consultation ... 1739-40
Apprenticeship training
Funding for training and work experience completion ... 679
Appropriation Act, 2016 (Bill 17)
Third reading ... 1101-2
ATB Financial
Loans to small and medium-sized businesses ... 679
Athabasca-Sturgeon-Redwater (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 44
Bow Cliff Seniors
Members' statements ... 226
Calgary-Currie (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 47-49, 475-76
Overview ... 47-48
Capital projects
Funding ... 679
Carbon levy
Relation to royalty framework ... 1652
Charter schools
General remarks ... 786-87
Child benefit program
Funding ... 679
Climate Leadership Implementation Act (Bill 20)
Second reading ... 1188
Second reading, motion to refer to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Cooper: defeated) ... 1188
Copeman Healthcare Centre
Billing practices ... 1212
Daycare
Access ... 870
Affordability ... 870
Debts, public (provincial debt)
Debt-servicing costs ... 700
Debt-to-GDP ratio ... 679, 697, 702
Economic development
Diversification ... 676
Education
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously) ... 786-87
Education finance
Funding ... 679
Energy industries
Diversification ... 679
Fair Trading (Motor Vehicle Repair Pricing Protection for Consumers) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 203)
Second reading ... 475-76
Faith-based schools
Catholic schools ... 787
Fiscal policy
Government spending ... 679, 1101
Fiscal Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 10)
Second reading ... 676, 678-80, 697, 700, 702
Forest and Prairie Protection Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 24)
Second reading ... 1619
Government agencies, boards, and commissions
Restructuring ... 679
Health facilities
Private facilities ... 1212
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
... 225, 667, 1648, 2175, 2474
Job creation
Members' statements ... 2400-2401
Louise Dean school, Calgary
Teenaged fathers program, members' statements ... 1383
Members' Statements (current session)
Bow Cliff Seniors ... 226
Job opportunities ... 2400-2401
Louise Dean school program for teenaged fathers ... 1383
Soccer Without Boundaries ... 1571
WiseGuyz program for junior high boys ... 446-47
Women's empowerment ... 818-19
New Democratic caucus
Shadow budgets produced as opposition ... 1102
Off-road vehicles
Restrictions on use in areas at high risk of wildfire ... 1619
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
PDD service consultation ... 89-90
Pipeline construction ... 2179-80
Publicly funded health care ... 1212
Royalty framework ... 1652
Women's economic equality ... 869-70
Persons with developmental disabilities program
Stakeholder consultation ... 89-90
Petrochemicals diversification program
Funding ... 680
Pipeline construction
Enbridge line 3 replacement project ... 2179-80
Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion project ... 2179-80
Support for ... 2401
Private schools
General remarks ... 786-87
Public service
Compensation ... 680
Executive compensation ... 679-80
Royalty structure (energy resources)
Provincial framework ... 1652
School construction
New schools ... 1101
New schools, Auditor General's report on ... 1102
Seniors' Home Adaptation and Repair Act (Bill 5)
Third reading ... 580
Consumer protection provisions ... 580
Sexual health
WiseGuyz program for junior high boys, members' statements ... 446-47
Small business
Tax rate ... 680
Soccer Without Boundaries
Members' statements ... 1571
Speech from the Throne
Addresses in reply ... 47-48
Addresses in reply, maiden speeches ... 47-48
Addresses in reply, questions and comments ... 44, 48-49, 372
Taxation
Alberta investor tax credit ... 679-80
Ukrainian-Canadian Heritage Day Act (Bill 26)
Committee ... 1672-73
Violence against women
Missing and murdered aboriginal women ... 48
Wages
Gender equity ... 869
Wildfire prevention and control
Flat Top Complex report recommendations ... 1619
Incendiary ammunition ban ... 1619
Women
Empowerment, members' statements ... 818-19
Workforce participation ... 870
Mason, Brian (Edmonton-Highlands-Norwood, ND; Minister of Infrastructure, Minister of Transportation)
Act to End Predatory Lending, An (Bill 15)
Second reading ... 1065
Second reading, point of order raised (remarks withdrawn) ... 1066
Act to Enhance Off-highway Vehicle Safety, An (Bill 36)
First reading ... 2060
Second reading ... 2189-90, 2192
Committee ... 2343-44
Committee, amendment A2 (safety training) (Swann: defeated) ... 2343-44
Third reading ... 2344-46, 2351
Act to Ensure Independent Environmental Monitoring, An (Bill 18)
Third reading, motion to adjourn debate (defeated), point of order ... 1204
Affordable housing
Review by special committee (Motion Other than Government Motion 508: defeated), point of order on debate ... 1742
Agencies, Boards and Commissions Review Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 31)
Second reading ... 1965
Airdrie (city)
Public transit funding ... 2273
Airdrie roads
Sierra Springs commercial area access ... 961
Alberta Affordable Housing Review Committee Act (Bill 202)
Second reading ... 315
Public consultation ... 315
Alberta Land Stewardship Act
Repeal proposed ... 1090, 1151
Appropriation (Interim Supply) Act, 2016 (Bill 2)
Committee ... 243-44
Assisted dying
Regulation development (Government Motion 17: carried), point of order raised ... 1402
ATB Financial
Loans to small and medium-sized businesses ... 894
Auditor General
Reappointment of Merwan Saher for two years commencing April 29, 2016 (Government Motion 12: carried) ... 447
Bills, government (procedure)
Bill 23, Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2016, immediate consideration (unanimous consent granted) ... 1478
Bills, private members' public (procedure)
Bill 206, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day Act, immediate consideration (unanimous consent granted) ... 1249, 1255
Bill development by private members ... 315
Black Creek Heritage Rangeland Trails Act (2004 cB-2.4)
Statute appearing on list of statutes to be repealed tabled as sessional paper 82/2016 not to be repealed (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Bridge maintenance and repair
Funding ... 2113
Budget 2015-2016
Undeployed capital ... 76-77
Budget process
Interim supply use ... 62, 243-44
Building Canada fund
Grant approval process ... 36
Calgary cancer centre
Funding for maintenance ... 2338
Project status ... 2338
Calgary-North West (constituency)
Member's change in caucus affiliation, points of order on debate ... 1897-98
Calgary Transit
Funding ... 2272-73
Green line ... 276
Light-rail transit green line funding ... 1772, 2337
Capital plan
Unfunded projects ... 770, 836
Capital projects
Apprentice hiring proposed ... 566
Construction costs ... 76
Funding ... 76-77, 1467
Funding from interim supply ... 63-64
Funding through capital bonds proposed ... 347
Job creation ... 743, 835, 1723-24, 1773-74, 2113
Project prioritization, publicly available information ("sunshine list") ... 36, 566, 594, 596, 769-70
Public-private partnerships (P3) ... 347, 897, 1723-24
Carbon levy
Impact on charitable organization costs, points of order on debate ... 1096
Impact on construction industry costs ... 867
Impact on consumer prices ... 1372
Impact on energy costs ... 1372, 1467
Impact on government expenses ... 1466-67
Child and Youth Advocate Act
Referral to Legislative Offices Committee (Government Motion 20: carried) ... 1458
Child and Youth Advocate's office investigations/inquiries
Death of aboriginal child in kinship care ("Marie"/Serenity), point of order on debate, remarks withdrawn ... 2485
Child protective services
Death review ministerial panel, points of order on debate ... 2485
Review by all-party committee proposed ... 2332, 2404-5
Richter report recommendations, points of order on debate ... 2506-7
Clerk of the Assembly
Seventh Clerk, Speaker's statement ... 291
Climate change
General remarks ... 1760
Climate Leadership (report by Dr. Andrew Leach)
General remarks ... 1476-77
Climate Leadership Implementation Act (Bill 20)
Second reading ... 1372
Second reading, motion to not now read (economic impact study proposed, reasoned amendment RA1) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 1372
Committee ... 1489-90
Committee, amendment A6 (referendum provision) (Nixon: defeated) ... 1489-90
Third reading ... 1548
Third reading, motion to not now read (6-month hoist amendment) (Aheer: defeated) ... 1548
Climate leadership plan, provincial
Advertising ... 1650
Advertising and government website information, point of privilege raised ... 1476-77
General remarks ... 2128, 2581
Public transit component ... 899
Commercial real estate
Vacancy rate, Calgary ... 2055
Committee of Supply
Assembly resolution into (Government Motion 4: carried) ... 9
Committee of the Whole Assembly
Assembly resolution into (Government Motion 3: carried) ... 9
Committee on Alberta's Economic Future, Standing
Membership and deputy chair changes (Government Motion 33: carried as amended) ... 2586
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Committee on Families and Communities, Standing
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Membership changes (Government Motion 19: carried) ... 1457
Membership changes (Government Motion 33: carried as amended) ... 2586
Committee on Legislative Offices, Standing
Child and Youth Advocate Act referred to (Government Motion 20: carried) ... 1458
Membership changes (Government Motion 33: carried) ... 2586
Report presented recommending reappointment of Information and Privacy Commissioner Jill Clayton, concurrence in (Government Motion 30: carried) ... 2586
Committee on Members' Services, Special Standing
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Membership changes (Government Motion 33: carried) ... 2586
Committee on Private Bills, Standing
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Committee on Privileges and Elections, Standing Orders and Printing, Standing
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Committee on Public Accounts, Standing
Membership and chair changes (Government Motion 33: carried) ... 2586
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Committee on Resource Stewardship, Standing
Lobbyists Act referred to (Government Motion 21: carried) ... 1458
Membership and deputy chair changes (Government Motion 33: carried) ... 2586
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, Standing
Membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Membership changes (Government Motion 19: carried) ... 1457
Cycling facilities
Design guide ... 745
Debts, public (provincial debt)
Borrowing for capital projects ... 77, 347
Debt-to-GDP ratio ... 741
Deputy Chair of Committees
Election procedure ... 8
Election procedure, member's apology ... 28
Education
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously), amendment (Luff: withdrawn by unanimous consent) ... 783
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously), debate time to exclude time spent on withdrawn amendment (unanimous consent granted) ... 783
Education finance
Funding, impact of private and separate schools (Written Question 4: defeated), point of order withdrawn ... 777
Elections, provincial
Government spending announcements during ... 36
Electoral Boundaries Commission
Membership, points of order on debate ... 1991
Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 7)
Committee ... 823-24
Committee, amendment A1 (use of additional census information) (Starke: defeated) ... 823-24
Electric power
Power purchase arrangements (PPAs), points of order on debate ... 1939
Electric power plants
Coal-fired facilities retirement, points of order on debate ... 1385-86
Emergency debate under Standing Order 30
Deaths of children in care, request for debate (proceeded with) ... 1899-1900
Energy industries
Fort McMurray wildfire recovery ... 864
Support for, point of order on debate ... 469-70
Energy policies
Members' statements, point of order on debate ... 1898
Energy Statutes Amendment Act, 2009 (2009 c20)
Sections 9(2)(b), (d), (15), (18), statute appearing on list of statutes to be repealed tabled as sessional paper 82/2016 not to be repealed (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Ethics and Accountability Committee, Select Special
Committee membership changes (Government Motion 2: carried) ... 8-9
Committee proceedings, points of order on debate ... 886-88
Mandate expiry, points of order on debate ... 1702
Questions on committee proceedings, Speaker's ruling ... 882
Expropriation
Landowner property rights ... 1150
Fair Elections Financing Act (Bill 35)
Second reading, points of order on debate ... 2359
Committee ... 2452-53
Committee, amendment A6 (contributions to constituency associations) (Clark: defeated) ... 2452-53
Committee, amendment A6 (contributions to constituency associations) (Clark: defeated), point of order raised ... 2453
Aggregate contribution limit provision, points of order on debate ... 2187
Fair Trading (Motor Vehicle Repair Pricing Protection for Consumers) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 203)
Second reading ... 481
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Families and Communities Committee (referral amendment) (Cooper: carried) ... 481
Ferries
Klondyke ferry schedule ... 464
Fiscal policy
Government spending, points of order on debate ... 716
Government spending, points of order on debate, remarks withdrawn ... 2187
Fiscal Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 10)
Committee ... 1046, 1112
Committee, amendment A1 (section 5, debt limit) (McIver: defeated) ... 1046
Committee, amendment A4 (debt-to-GDP ratio of 18 per cent) (Fildebrandt: defeated) ... 1112
Third reading ... 1124
Third reading, motion to not now read (provincial credit-rating plan, reasoned amendment RA1) (Hanson: defeated), point of order on debate ... 1267
Flood damage mitigation
Floodway relocation program ... 64
Springbank reservoir project ... 230, 882, 1150
Springbank reservoir project, cost ... 1304
Springbank reservoir project, public consultation ... 801-2
Springbank reservoir project, stakeholder consultation ... 1303-4
Forest Reserves Amendment Act, 2004 (2004 c9)
Section 8, statute appearing on list of statutes to be repealed tabled as sessional paper 82/2016 not to be repealed (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Fort McMurray roads
Condition following wildfire ... 895-96
Freehold land
Government entry of land, legislative provisions, points of order on debate ... 1153
Government buildings
Infrastructure funding ... 893
Government House Foundation
Dissolution ... 1965
Grande Prairie regional hospital
New hospital ... 394-95
Health care finance
Executive compensation, sick leave, point of order on debate ... 716
Health facilities construction
Funding ... 64
Health facilities maintenance and repair
Funding ... 64
Health Professions Act (RSA 2000 cH-7)
Sections 155(1)(c), 156(n), 156(u), and 156(aa), schedules 1 and 13, statute appearing on list of statutes to be repealed tabled as sessional paper 82/2016 not to be repealed (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Health Professions Amendment Act, 2008 (2008 c34)
Sections 12, 13, 15, statute appearing on list of statutes to be repealed tabled as sessional paper 82/2016 not to be repealed (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Highway 1
Highway 791 intersection safety ... 1988
Highway 2
Gaetz Avenue interchange ... 2113
St. Albert bypass project ... 594
Highway 15
Toll bridge proposal ... 347
Highway 61
Capital plan ... 1380
Highway 63
Road condition and services ... 1448-49, 1453
Human trafficking
Progress Alberta executive director's remarks ... 1567
Impaired driving
Driving under the influence of cannabis ... 1011
Prevention strategies ... 1067-68
Information and Privacy Commissioner
Reappointment of Jill Clayton (Government Motion 30: carried) ... 2586
Infrastructure
Leased properties ... 2055
Infrastructure maintenance and repair
Deferred maintenance ... 2337
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017
Consideration for three hours on March 10, 2016 (Government Motion 8: carried) ... 10
Estimates debate ... 62-64, 71, 76-77
Estimates referred to Committee of Supply (Government Motion 7: carried) ... 10
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
Introduction of Visitors (visiting dignitaries)
Former British Columbia cabinet minister and Member of Parliament Ian Waddell ... 1141
Former MLA for Edmonton-Strathcona Barrie Chivers and party ... 435
Irma school construction
New school ... 836
Kinship care
Death of aboriginal child ("Marie"/Serenity), criminal investigation, point of order on debate, remarks withdrawn ... 2485
Death of aboriginal child ("Marie"/Serenity), criminal investigation, point of privilege raised ... 2487-88
Death of aboriginal child ("Marie"/Serenity), criminal investigation, points of order on debate, remarks withdrawn ... 2485
Laws and legislation
Government three-year plan (Motion for a Return 18) ... 783
Statutes repeal (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Legislative Assembly of Alberta
Decorum ... 2187
Decorum, booing ... 1939
Evening sitting on March 14, 2016 (Government Motion 5: carried) ... 9
Evening sittings (Government Motion 16: carried) ... 1071
Evening sittings (Government Motion 26: carried) ... 2038
Parliamentary language ... 2453
Parliamentary language, points of order ... 616, 716, 1386
Legislative Assembly of Alberta adjournment
2016 fall sitting (Government Motion 22: carried) ... 1583
2016 spring sitting (Government Motion 6: carried) ... 9
2016 spring sitting adjourned pursuant to Government Motion 6 ... 1557
Constituency week (Government Motion 23: carried) ... 1583
Early adjournment due to emergency situation (unanimous consent granted) ... 803
Morning sitting adjournment, November 3, 2016, for Remembrance Day ceremony (Government Motion 24: carried) ... 1583
Lieutenant Governor of Alberta
Address in reply to Speech from the Throne engrossed and presented to (Government Motion 11: carried) ... 485
Lobbyists Act
Referral to Resource Stewardship Committee (Government Motion 21: carried) ... 1458
Members of the Legislative Assembly
Members' apologies ... 28, 2341
Reference by name in the Assembly, points of order ... 2188-89
Members' Statements (procedure)
Interruptions, points of order on ... 109
Ministerial Statements (current session)
Responders Way ... 1560-61
Ministry of Health
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 debate ... 71
Ministry of Human Services
Minister's response to deaths of children in care, point of privilege raised on remarks in Assembly ... 2507-8
Ministry of Infrastructure
Capital funding ... 76
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 debate ... 63-64, 76-77
Ministry of Transportation
Capital funding ... 76-77
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 debate ... 63-64, 76-77
Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 23)
First reading ... 1454
Second reading ... 1478
Third reading ... 1479
Immediate consideration (unanimous consent granted) ... 1478
Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (No. 2) (Bill 33)
First reading ... 2186
Second reading ... 2266
Third reading ... 2344
Motions (procedure)
No. 504, parental choice in education (McIver: carried unanimously), amendment (Luff: withdrawn by unanimous consent) ... 783
No. 504, parental choice in education (McIver: carried unanimously), debate time to exclude time spent on withdrawn amendment (unanimous consent granted) ... 783
Admissibility, points of order ... 1204
Questions and comments under Standing Order 29(2)(a) ... 1402
Motor vehicle registration and transfer
IT system ... 1213
Motor vehicles
Per kilometre travel charge proposed ... 896
Municipal finance
Transportation funding ... 276
Off-highway vehicle regulation (Alberta Regulation 319/2002)
Safety helmet standards ... 2189-90
Off-road vehicles
Safety regulations ... 1472
Oil and Gas Conservation Amendment Act (RSA 2000 c24(Supp))
Statute appearing on list of statutes to be repealed tabled as sessional paper 82/2016 not to be repealed (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Oil Sands Emissions Limit Act (Bill 25)
Second reading ... 1759-60
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment) (Panda: defeated) ... 1759-60
Second reading, points of order on debate ... 1758
Committee ... 2127-28
Committee, amendment A1 (annual reporting) (Fraser: defeated) ... 2127-28
Committee, amendment A1 (annual reporting) (Fraser: defeated), points of order on debate ... 2122-24
Okotoks (town)
Water/waste-water infrastructure funding ... 176
Ombudsman and Public Interest Commissioner Search Committee, Select Special
Committee appointment (Government Motion 34: carried) ... 2587
Opposition caucuses
Members' statements, point of order on ... 109
Oral Question Period (procedure)
Questions outside government responsibility ... 1991
Stopping the clock, point of order ... 2339
Supplementary questions, points of order on debate ... 2340-41
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Airdrie's Sierra Springs commercial area access ... 961
Calgary cancer centre ... 2338
Calgary LRT green line funding ... 1772
Calgary ring road completion ... 834-35
Calgary southwest ring road ... 1605-6, 2582
Capital infrastructure funding ... 1723-24, 1773-74
Capital infrastructure planning ... 566, 897
Capital infrastructure planning and funding ... 2337
Carbon levy ... 867, 1467
Carbon levy advertising ... 1650
Child protective services review ... 2332, 2404-5
Flood recovery and mitigation ... 230
Fort McMurray disaster relief and recovery ... 895-96
Government policies ... 741, 2581
Government spending ... 893-94
Grande Prairie hospital construction ... 394-95
Highway 63 road condition and services ... 1448-49, 1453
Highway maintenance ... 1058
Human trafficking ... 1567
Infrastructure capital funding ... 347
Infrastructure project prioritization ... 36, 596, 769-70
Job creation ... 743, 835
Landowner and leaseholder rights ... 1090, 1151
Marijuana use and traffic safety ... 1011
Motor vehicle registration and key tag services ... 1213
Motor vehicle user charges ... 896
Off-road vehicle safety ... 1472
Public transit ... 276, 899
Public transit in Calgary and area ... 2273
Resource industry policies ... 868
Rocky View county roads ... 1988
Rural transportation infrastructure ... 1986-87
Sage grouse protection order ... 1380
School construction in Irma ... 836
Springbank reservoir flood mitigation project ... 801-2, 882, 1150, 1303-4
Strategic transportation infrastructure program ... 595-96
Support for wildfire evacuees and Fort McMurray economic recovery ... 864
Tax policies ... 742-43
Transportation alternatives ... 745
Transportation infrastructure ... 464, 2113
Transportation infrastructure priorities ... 594
Vacancy rate in Calgary ... 2055
Wainwright health care facilities ... 1060
Waste-water treatment in Taber ... 275
Water and waste-water infrastructure ... 176
Peerless Lake First Nation
School construction ... 76
Persons with developmental disabilities
Safety standards consultation report, points of order on debate ... 2340-41
Pipeline construction
Approval process ... 2127-28
Enbridge line 3 replacement project approval ... 2123, 2127-28
Interjurisdictional co-operation ... 1759-60
Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion project approval ... 2123, 2127-28
Members' statements, point of order ... 2188-89
Points of order (current session)
Admissibility of motions ... 1204
Allegations against a member or members ... 716, 1702, 1991
Anticipation ... 1153, 2187
Factual accuracy ... 469-70
Imputing motives ... 888, 1267, 1742, 1758
Inflammatory language ... 498
Interrupting a member ... 2506-7
Interrupting members' statements ... 109
Language creating disorder ... 1096, 1385, 1898, 2340, 2485
Language creating disorder, remarks withdrawn ... 2187, 2485
Oral Question Period, supplementary questions ... 2340-41
Parliamentary language ... 616, 716, 1386, 1897-98, 1939
Privilege ... 1749-50
Question-and-comment period ... 103
Questions to committee chairs ... 886
Referring to a member by name ... 2188-89
Referring to a nonmember ... 2124
Referring to the absence of a member or members ... 887
Relevance ... 2122-23
Stopping the clock ... 2339
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day Act (Bill 206)
Debate continued past 5 p.m., Standing Order 8 waived (unanimous consent granted) ... 1254
Immediate consideration (unanimous consent granted) ... 1249, 1255
Privilege (procedure)
Recognition of speakers ... 2508
Privilege (current session)
Environment and Parks minister's communications on energy programs ... 1703, 1727-30
Environment and Parks minister's communications on energy programs, point of order raised ... 1731
Misleading the House (details of RCMP investigation of death of child in kinship care) ... 2487-88
Obstructing a member in performance of duty (climate leadership plan advertising and government website information) ... 1476-77
Obstructing a member in performance of duty (remarks on Human Services minister's performance on deaths of children in protective services) ... 2507-8
Property Rights Advocate
Annual report 2015 review by Resource Stewardship Committee, committee may meet when Assembly adjourned or prorogued (Government Motion 25: carried) ... 1915
Public service
Contract negotiations, chief adviser ... 62
Essential services, Supreme Court decision on ... 62
Public transit
Funding ... 899, 2273
GreenTRIP program funding ... 276, 745
Ridership rates ... 899
Rural bus service ... 276, 899
Renewable Electricity Act (Bill 27)
Second reading, points of order on debate ... 1749-50
Environment and Parks minister's communications on energy programs prior to first reading of bill, point of privilege raised ... 1703, 1727-30
Environment and Parks minister's communications on energy programs prior to first reading of bill, point of privilege raised , notice of motion, point of order raised ... 1731
Rental housing
Rent control ... 315
Responders Way (Fort McMurray road)
Ministerial statement ... 1560-61
Ring road, Calgary
Public-private partnership (P3) construction ... 834-35
Southwest portion, completion ... 834, 1605-6, 2582
West portion ... 834-35, 1606
Road construction
Corporate partnerships ... 868
Funding ... 2337
Funding, points of order on debate, member's apology ... 2341
Road maintenance and repair
Brush clearing along highways ... 1058
Funding ... 464, 1058, 2113
Provincial contracts ... 1466
Royal Alberta Museum
Redevelopment ... 301
Redevelopment of existing museum site ... 301
Rural road construction
Corporate partnerships ... 868
School construction
New schools ... 836
Prioritization ... 836
Reprofiling of funds ... 76
Seniors Advisory Council for Alberta
Dissolution ... 1965
Seniors' Home Adaptation and Repair Act (Bill 5)
Second reading, points of order on debate ... 498
Speaker's rulings
Questions about legislative committee proceedings ... 883
Speech from the Throne
Address in reply engrossed and presented to the Lieutenant Governor (Government Motion 11: carried) ... 485
Addresses in reply, questions and comments, points of order on debate ... 103
Standing Orders
SO 29(2)(a), question-and-comment period, point of order on debate ... 103
SO 52.01(1) amended to reflect current ministry titles (Government Motion 14: carried) ... 748-49
Strategic transportation infrastructure program (STIP)
General remarks ... 595-96, 1986
Stakeholder consultation ... 595
Student testing (elementary and secondary)
Standardized testing, points of order on debate, remarks withdrawn ... 2340
Supplementary supply estimates 2015-2016
Consideration for three hours on March 14, 2016 (Government Motion 10: carried) ... 10
Estimates referred to Committee of Supply (Government Motion 9: carried) ... 10
Supplementary supply estimates 2016-2017
Estimates consideration for three hours on December 5, 2016, beginning at 7:30 p.m. (Government Motion 28: carried) ... 2262
Estimates referred to Committee of Supply (Government Motion 27: carried) ... 2262
Supreme Court of Canada
Decision on essential public services ... 62
Taber (town)
Water/waste-water infrastructure ... 275
Taxation
Provincial sales tax ... 742-43
Provincial sales tax, points of order on debate ... 616
Tax rate ... 743
Tax rate, impact on motor vehicle users ... 896
Taxis
Regulation ... 1224-25
Traffic safety
Rocky View county roads ... 1988
Traffic Safety Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 16)
First reading ... 921
Second reading ... 1067-68
Committee ... 1158-60, 1162-63, 1197, 1219-22
Committee, amendment A1 (transportation network companies provisions) (van Dijken: defeated) ... 1158-59
Committee, amendment A2 (transportation network companies provisions applicable only to passenger transportation) (van Dijken: defeated) ... 1160
Committee, amendment A4 (transportation network companies insurance coverage) (Gill: defeated) ... 1162, 1197, 1219-20
Committee, amendment A5 (definitions of vehicle owners and drivers for transportation network companies) (Gill: carried) ... 1220
Third reading ... 1223-25
Definitions under act ... 1158-59
Harmonization with federal legislation, spelling ... 1224
Transportation network companies
Definition ... 1159, 1224-25
General remarks ... 1068
Transportation strategy
Alternative transportation (cycling, etc.) ... 745
Trout Lake First Nation
School construction ... 76
Wainwright Health Centre
Capital needs ... 1060
Water/waste-water management
Capital funding ... 176, 275
Westlock (town)
Water/waste-water infrastructure funding ... 176
Wild Rose Foundation
Dissolution ... 1965
Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves and Natural Areas Amendment Act (RSA 2000 c34(Supp))
Section 8 "8.1(3)," statute appearing on list of statutes to be repealed tabled as sessional paper 82/2016 not to be repealed (Government Motion 29: carried) ... 2490
Wildfire, Fort McMurray (2016)
Recovery program, local business participation ... 897
Resident return plan ... 864, 895-96, 1448-49, 1453
McCuaig-Boyd, Margaret (Dunvegan-Central Peace-Notley, ND; Minister of Energy)
Alberta Electric System Operator
Renewable energy program development ... 1747
Balancing Pool
Board of director resignations ... 1890, 1932
Financial position ... 1602
Provincial loans ... 2255
Bitumen
Transportation to United States Gulf coast ... 342
Bitumen upgrading
Feedstock supply ... 1009
Carbon levy
Relation to royalty framework ... 1652
Climate change and emissions management fund
Fund utilization ... 2140
Climate leadership plan, provincial
Impact on pipeline support ... 1215
Coal
Metallurgic coal exports ... 919, 958
Thermal coal exports ... 919, 958
Coal mines and mining
Metallurgic coal ... 91
Electric power
Capacity market system ... 1985, 2255, 2277
Power purchase arrangements (PPAs) ... 273, 440, 919, 1378, 1602, 2594
Power purchase arrangements (PPAs), provincial lawsuit ... 1868
Renewable/alternative sources ... 1059
Electric power plants
Capacity ... 1058-59
Coal-fired facilities, clean-burning technology ... 1055
Coal-fired facilities retirement ... 273, 1055, 1059, 1234, 1378
Coal-fired facilities retirement, coal facilitator's report ... 1868
Gas-fired plants ... 1867
Gas-fired plants, incentives for ... 2277
Electric power prices
Rate cap ... 1983
Electric Utilities Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 34)
First reading ... 2114
Second reading ... 2302-3, 2440
Third reading ... 2594
Energy Diversification Advisory Committee
General remarks ... 2278
Energy industries
Diversification ... 2277-78
Environmental protection, public perception ... 78
Fort McMurray company executives, Premier's and Energy minister's meetings with ... 883
Fort McMurray wildfire evacuation ... 816-17
Fort McMurray wildfire impact ... 813, 815
Fort McMurray wildfire recovery ... 815-17, 881-83
Fort McMurray wildfire response ... 883
Investment in ... 2500-2501
Investment promotion ... 78
Job creation (Motion Other than Government Motion 502: carried) ... 319-20
Market access ... 77
Support for ... 36-37, 235, 442-43
Support for small and medium-sized businesses ... 173
Gooseberry Lake provincial park
Administration ... 1451
Government agencies, boards, and commissions
Vacant positions ... 1700
Government vehicles
Fleet transition to natural gas fuel ... 343
Hidden Valley Ski Resort
Government contract termination ... 1450
Immigrants
Service provision following Fort McMurray and area evacuation ... 817
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017
Estimates debate ... 77-78
Introduction of Guests (procedure)
First introduction via live online streaming ... 557
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
... 458, 557, 1051-52, 1207, 2399
Market Surveillance Administrator
Oversight functions ... 1747
Ministry of Energy
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 ... 77-78
Minister's Houston conference attendance ... 36
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Balancing Pool board of director resignations ... 1890
Carbon pricing ... 173
Coal-fired electric power plant retirement ... 273, 440
Coal strategy ... 91, 958, 1055
Electric power plant capacity ... 1059
Electric power price cap ... 1983
Electric power system ... 1867, 1985, 2255
Electricity power purchase arrangements ... 919, 1378, 1932
Energy industry diversification ... 2277-78
Energy industry update ... 2500-2501
Energy policies ... 36-37, 234-35, 342-43, 442-43
Fort McMurray energy industries ... 813
Fort McMurray energy industry and contract workers ... 881-82
Fort McMurray energy industry recovery ... 883
Fort McMurray oil sands industry wildfire recovery ... 815-16
Government agencies, boards, and commissions ... 1700
Government policies ... 962-63
Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline project ... 1093
Oil and gas transportation ... 1006
Oil sands industry wildfire response and recovery ... 816-17
Petrochemicals diversification program ... 296
Pipeline approval ... 1215
Pipeline construction ... 592, 660, 2179-82
Pipeline development ... 960-61
Power purchase arrangements and the Balancing Pool ... 1602
Provincial park administration and staffing ... 1450-51
Renewable energy development ... 2579
Renewable energy projects in southern Alberta ... 1870
Renewable energy strategy ... 1234, 2277
Royalty framework ... 112, 1009, 1652
Value-added energy industries ... 1008-9
Parks, provincial
Government contracts ... 1450
Petrochemicals diversification program
Applicants ... 1008
Funding ... 77-78
General remarks ... 296, 320
New project approvals ... 2277-78
Petroleum refineries
Feedstock supply ... 1009
Pipeline construction
Approval process ... 234, 660, 960-61, 1093
Approval process (Motion Other than Government Motion 506: carried unanimously) ... 936-37
Enbridge line 3 replacement project ... 2179-80
Enbridge Northern Gateway project ... 961
General remarks ... 443
Interjurisdictional co-operation ... 592, 1215
Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion project ... 1006, 1093, 2179-82, 2500-2501
Support for ... 1006
TransCanada Keystone XL project ... 342, 2182
Renewable/alternative energy industries
Job creation ... 1747
Land lease contracts ... 2579
Southern Alberta projects, landowner compensation ... 1870
Southern Alberta projects, stakeholder consultation ... 1870
Support for existing industry ... 2277
Renewable/alternative energy sources
Provincial initiatives ... 1234, 1378
Renewable Electricity Act (Bill 27)
First reading ... 1701
Second reading ... 1747-48
Committee ... 2135, 2140, 2152-53
Committee, amendment A2 (ISO mandate on renewable energy) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2135
Committee, amendment A3 (payments to and by ISO, sections 10 to 12) (Clark: defeated) ... 2140
Committee, amendment A5 (investigation, consideration of complaints re ISO program proposal development) (MacIntyre: defeated) ... 2152-53
Third reading ... 2569-70
Resource Diversification Council of Alberta
Establishment ... 235
Royalty structure (energy resources)
Provincial framework ... 112, 1009, 1652
Review ... 320
Tankers
Access to northern British Columbia ports ... 962, 1006
Access to northern British Columbia ports (Motion Other than Government Motion 506: carried unanimously) ... 936-37
Ukrainian-Canadian Heritage Day Act (Bill 26)
Second reading ... 1667-68
Wildfire, Fort McMurray (2016)
Evacuees housed in energy industry work camps ... 813, 815-16
McIver, Ric (Calgary-Hays , PC)
Act to Enhance Off-highway Vehicle Safety, An (Bill 36)
Committee ... 2299-2301
Committee, amendment A1 (exemption for hunters and trappers) (van Dijken: defeated) ... 2299-2300
Act to Ensure Independent Environmental Monitoring, An (Bill 18)
Second reading ... 1128-29, 1132-33
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Cooper: defeated) ... 1132-33
Act to Implement a Supreme Court Ruling Governing Essential Services, An (Bill 4)
Second reading ... 360-63
Second reading, motion to refer to Alberta's Economic Future Committee (referral amendment) (Cooper: defeated) ... 360
Committee ... 382, 384, 399, 404-6, 416-17, 423
Committee, amendment A2 (penalties for prohibited strikes) (Hunter: defeated) ... 382
Committee, amendment A3 (replacement workers) (Hunter: defeated) ... 384, 399
Committee, amendment A5 (replacement workers) (McIver: defeated) ... 404-6
Committee, amendment A10 (essential services to include ambulance attendants) (McIver: defeated) ... 416-18, 423
Third reading ... 432-33
Essential services definition ... 399, 416
Provisions not addressing Supreme Court ruling ... 423, 432
Provisions not addressing Supreme Court ruling, member's request for information ... 405
Act to Modernize Enforcement of Provincial Offences, An (Bill 9)
Second reading ... 728-30
Adoption
Statistics, 2009-2015 (Written Question 1: carried as amended) ... 775
Statistics, 2009-2015 (Written Question 1: carried as amended), amendment (Sabir: carried) ... 775
Affordable housing
Funding ... 229
Review by special committee (Motion Other than Government Motion 508: defeated) ... 1740-41
Review by special committee (Motion Other than Government Motion 508: defeated), point of order on debate ... 1743
Stakeholder consultation ... 1740-41
Affordable supportive living initiative
Grant funding ... 153
Alberta Affordable Housing Review Committee Act (Bill 202)
Second reading ... 472
All-party review committee proposed ... 472
General remarks ... 1740
Alberta Association of Municipal Districts and Counties
Fall 2016 convention ... 2219-20
Ministerial forum ... 229, 272
Position on linear property assessment ... 111
Alberta centennial education savings plan
Program closure ... 691
Alberta Environmental Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Agency
Review ... 1128-29
Alberta Health Services (authority)
Relations with Health ministry ... 390
Resignation letter of former CEO Vickie Kaminski ... 390
Alberta heritage savings trust fund
Fund utilization ... 1047-48
Alberta Research and Innovation Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 11)
Committee ... 1015
Committee, amendment A1 (retention of Alberta Innovates - Health Solutions) (Swann: defeated) ... 1015
Alberta Urban Municipalities Association
Position on linear property assessment ... 111
Appropriation Act, 2016 (Bill 17)
Second reading ... 1026-28
Third reading ... 1099-1102
Appropriation (Supplementary Supply) Act, 2016 (Bill 3)
Third reading ... 262-63
Assisted dying
MLA consultation panel report (What We Heard) ... 1390-91
Regulation development (Government Motion 17: carried) ... 1389-91
Supreme Court decision ... 1389-90
Assured income for the severely handicapped
Applicant wait times ... 1815
Auditor General's report ... 1815
ATB Financial
Borrowing ... 1100
Loans to small and medium-sized businesses ... 894
Balancing Pool
Financial position ... 1888
Bills, government (procedure)
Bill 21, Modernized Municipal Government Act, committee, amendment A1, subamendment SA1, request to sever ... 2009
First reading of bills ... 1096
Budget 2015-2016
Government spending at year-end ... 153-54
Budget 2016-2017
General remarks ... 658, 795
Budget 2016-2017 debate
Debate participants (Government Motion 13) ... 722-25
Budget process
Interim supply use ... 67-68
Calgary-Greenway (constituency)
Former member Manmeet Singh Bhullar ... 763
Presentation of new member Prab Gill ... 491
Calgary-Hawkwood (constituency)
Statement by member on Motion Other than Government Motion 504 proceedings in the Assembly ... 653
Calgary-Hays (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 135, 362
Calgary Housing Company
General remarks ... 1740-41
Canadian Red Cross
Evacuee registration ... 811
Family reunification services ... 811
Cancer in children
Members' statements ... 1658
Capital projects
Funding from supplementary supply ... 262-63
Job creation ... 1773-74
Project prioritization, publicly available information ("sunshine list") ... 1099
Carbon levy
Comparison with other jurisdictions ... 1408-9
Economic impact studies ... 1652
Forecast impact on carbon emissions ... 609
Impact on Albertans on fixed incomes ... 913, 1028
Impact on consumer prices ... 609, 658, 709, 724, 939-40, 1100, 1289-90, 2403-4
Impact on energy industry costs ... 1289
Impact on government expenses ... 2333
Impact on municipal costs ... 173, 724, 1028
Rate ... 2253-54, 2333
Rebate for families, small business, coal industry, First Nations, etc. ... 724, 741, 913, 1028, 1289, 2403-4
Revenue utilization ... 173, 609, 728, 2333
Chestermere (city)
Investigation of municipal affairs, petition to minister on ... 741
Child and Youth Advocate's office investigations/inquiries
Advocate's access to information ... 2029
Child mental health services
Services following emergency events ... 811
Child protective services
Death review ministerial panel ... 2477-78, 2499, 2574, 2577-78
Death review ministerial panel, points of order on debate ... 2486
Deaths of children in care, autopsy reports ... 2029
Deaths of children in care, criminal investigations ... 2029
Members' statements ... 2573-74
Review by all-party committee proposed ... 1907, 1983, 2029, 2271-72
Round-table on child care, 2014 ... 1907
Cities and towns
Civic charters ... 229
Climate Leadership Implementation Act (Bill 20)
First reading, procedure ... 1096
Second reading ... 1288-90
Second reading, motion to refer to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Cooper: defeated) ... 1288-90
Committee ... 1408-9, 1458-69
Committee, amendment A1 (carbon levy revenue utilization) (McIver/Fraser: defeated) ... 1408-9
Committee, amendment A4 (ministerial reporting) (Jansen: defeated) ... 1458-59
Definition of "fuel system" under act ... 1289
Section 26(2), recovery, refunds, and credits ... 1289
Section 34(1), carbon levy payments, assessment of penalties ... 1289
Section 43(1), carbon levy, notices of objections ... 1289
Coal
Metallurgic coal exports ... 957-58
Thermal coal exports ... 957-58
Corporate taxation
Tax rate ... 148, 561, 2107
Corporations
Access to capital ... 561
Credit Union Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 32)
Second reading ... 2207
Committee ... 2297
Debts, public (provincial debt)
Debt-servicing costs ... 724, 1027
Debt-to-GDP ratio ... 691-93, 741, 1042-43
Provincial credit rating ... 147, 723-24, 766, 1027-28, 1100
Provincial debt repayment ... 229, 2053, 2107, 2179
Provincial deficit ... 154
Domestic violence
Barriers to services ... 728-29
Economic development
Chambers of commerce news release ... 658
Diversification ... 173, 688, 1047
Economy of Alberta
Current fiscal position ... 2107
Education
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously) ... 630-31, 789-90
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously), amendment (Luff: withdrawn by unanimous consent), point of order on debate ... 633
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously), amendment (Luff: withdrawn by unanimous consent), point of order on debate, clarification ... 633-34
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously), debate time to exclude time spent on withdrawn amendment (unanimous consent granted) ... 789
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously), statement by member ... 653
Education finance
Funding, impact of private and separate schools (Written Question 4: defeated) ... 777
Education property tax
General remarks ... 709
Municipal collection timeline ... 31
Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 7)
Second reading ... 683
Electric power
Power purchase arrangements (PPAs) ... 1888
Power purchase arrangements (PPAs), provincial lawsuit ... 1651-52
Electric power plants
Coal-fired facilities, clean-burning technology ... 958, 1005, 1055, 1377-78
Coal-fired facilities retirement ... 709, 958, 1005, 1055, 1377-78, 1719, 1767-68
Electric power prices
Rate cap ... 1930-31
Emergency debate under Standing Order 30
Deaths of children in care ... 1907
Emergency management
Funding ... 864
Emergency medical services (ambulances, etc.)
Air ambulance service ... 272
Energy conservation
Efficiency programs ... 913
Energy industries
Fort McMurray wildfire recovery ... 864
Job losses ... 1378
Market diversification ... 173
Support for ... 461
Support for small and medium-sized businesses ... 173
Value-added products ... 1289
Environmental monitoring
Environment and Parks ministry oversight ... 341, 390, 510-11
Ethics and Accountability Committee, Select Special
Committee proceedings ... 2367-68, 2370
Committee proceedings, point of clarification ... 883
Committee proceedings, points of order on debate ... 887-88
Fair Elections Financing Act (Bill 35)
Second reading ... 2366-68, 2370
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Families and Communities Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Starke: defeated) ... 2366-68, 2370
Committee ... 2418, 2421, 2425-26, 2458-59, 2518, 2520-21, 2523, 2525
Committee, amendment A1 (constituency association quarterly filing of financial reports) (Clark: defeated) ... 2418, 2421
Committee, amendment A2 (donation reporting threshold) (Nixon: defeated) ... 2425-26
Committee, amendment A6 (contributions to constituency associations) (Clark: defeated) ... 2458-59
Committee, amendment A6 (contributions to constituency associations) (Clark: defeated), points of order on debate ... 2461
Committee, amendment A9 (third-party advertising) (Swann: carried) ... 2518
Committee, amendment A10 (nomination contestant spending and reporting) (Starke: defeated) ... 2520-21
Committee, amendment A11 (bill title) (Nixon: defeated) ... 2525
Third reading ... 2567-68
Third reading, motion to not now read (6-month hoist amendment HA) (Nixon: defeated) ... 2567-68
Aggregate contribution limit provision, points of order on debate ... 2188
Fair Trading (Motor Vehicle Repair Pricing Protection for Consumers) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 203)
Second reading ... 478-79, 481-82
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Families and Communities Committee (referral amendment) (Cooper: carried) ... 481-82
Stakeholder consultation ... 478-79
Family Day
Enactment ... 27
Fiscal policy
Government spending ... 68, 295, 439, 722-25, 766, 893-94, 913, 2052-53, 2107, 2179
Government spending, operational ... 1100
Members' statements ... 37
Fiscal Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 10)
Second reading ... 691-93
Committee ... 1042-43, 1047-49, 1108, 1122-23
Committee, amendment A1 (section 5, debt limit) (McIver: defeated) ... 1043, 1047-49
Committee, amendment A3 (borrowing for operational expenses) (McIver: defeated) ... 1108
Committee, amendment A4 (debt-to-GDP ratio of 18 per cent) (Fildebrandt: defeated) ... 1122-23
Flood damage mitigation
Springbank reservoir project, cost ... 1303-4
Springbank reservoir project, stakeholder consultation ... 1303-4
Forest and Prairie Protection Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 24)
Committee ... 1789
Committee, amendment A1 (time limits on fire control plan approval (section 12) and investigations (section 17)) (Drysdale: defeated) ... 1789
Freehold land
Government entry of land, legislative provisions, points of order on debate ... 1153
Government accountability
Openness and transparency ... 390
Government agencies, boards, and commissions
Culture and Tourism ministry oversight ... 390
Review of governing legislation ... 390
Government buildings
Infrastructure funding ... 893
Government contracts
Sole-source contracts ... 1234
Government policies
General remarks ... 920, 1564
Health care finance
Laundry service cost ... 1602
Health facilities maintenance and repair
Deferred maintenance ... 1099
Homelessness
Housing first approach ... 472
Hospital emergency services
Alternatives to ... 723
Nonemergency service provision ... 1100
Housing
Transitional and low-barrier housing policy review (Motion Other than Government Motion 501: carried unanimously) ... 135-36
Impaired driving
Ignition interlock programs ... 1074
Income tax, provincial
Increase ... 148
Prepaid taxes ... 147-48
Revenue ... 147-48
Tax rate ... 2107
Income Tax Act (federal)
Provincial legislation harmonization with ... 691, 1042
Infrastructure
Facility condition ... 1099
Infrastructure maintenance and repair
Deferred maintenance ... 1027, 1099
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017
Estimates debate ... 67-68, 75
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
Introduction of Visitors (visiting dignitaries)
Former MLA for Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo Mike Allen and Fort McMurray-Wood Buffalo PC Association vice-president ... 875
Kids with Cancer Society and Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta representatives ... 1647
Ontario Progressive Conservative MPP Steve Clark and deputy leader on the Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario ... 169
Investing in a Diversified Alberta Economy Act (Bill 30)
Committee ... 2214
Committee, amendment A10 (capital investment tax credit program scope) (Gotfried: defeated) ... 2214
Third reading ... 2264-65
Job creation
Members' statements ... 1764
Program evaluation ... 1233, 1564
Programs ... 692-93, 709
Justice system administration
Arrest process ... 730
Minor offences, repeat offenders ... 728-30
Labour force planning
Skilled worker supply ... 831
Leap Manifesto (federal New Democratic Party document)
General remarks ... 461
Legislative Assembly of Alberta
Decorum ... 1230-31
Decorum, points of order ... 1689
Unintentional misdirection of documents ... 653
Members of the Legislative Assembly
Requests by Speaker to leave the Chamber ... 634
Statement by a member ... 653
Members' Statements (current session)
Childhood cancer ... 1658
Job creation ... 1764
Office of the Premier ... 1230-31
Hon. Peter Eric James Prentice, PC, QC ... 1570
Pipeline construction ... 2184-85
Progressive Conservative Engage initiative ... 302
Progressive Conservative opposition ... 920
Protection of children in care ... 2573-74
Provincial fiscal policies ... 37
Mental health services
Services following emergency events ... 805, 811-12
Services following emergency events for first responders ... 812
Minimum wage
Increase ... 561, 831
Increase, chambers of commerce responses ... 687, 689
Increase, impact study (Motion Other than Government Motion 505: defeated) ... 856
Increase, stakeholder consultation on ... 1087
Ministerial Statements (current session)
Former Premier the hon. Donald Ross Getty, responses ... 27-28
Former Premier the hon. Peter Eric James Prentice, PC, QC, responses ... 1885
Fort McMurray and area wildfire, responses ... 805
Leilani O'Malley Muir, responses ... 269
National Day of Mourning, North American Occupational Safety and Health Week, responses ... 763
Responders Way, responses ... 1561
Ministry of Education
Funding for front-line workers ... 75
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 debate ... 68, 75
Supplementary supply estimates 2015-2016 debate ... 147
Ministry of Environment and Parks
Supplementary supply estimates 2015-2016, capital investment transfer to expense ... 148
Ministry of Human Services
Minister's response to deaths of children in care ... 2499
Ministry of Infrastructure
Business plan 2016-2019 ... 1099
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 debate ... 68
Ministry of Seniors and Housing
Capital grants ... 148
Supplementary supply estimates 2015-2016 debate ... 148, 153
Ministry of Transportation
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 debate ... 68
Ministry of Treasury Board and Finance
Supplementary supply estimates 2015-2016 debate ... 147-48, 153-54
Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 2016 (No. 2) (Bill 33)
Second reading ... 2266
Modernized Municipal Government Act (Bill 21)
Second reading ... 1595-96
Committee ... 2009-10, 2015, 2020, 2024, 2091, 2218-21
Committee, amendment A1 (off-site levies, growth management boards, intermunicipal collaboration frameworks, intermunicipal development plans, municipal councillor training, regional appeal board representation, municipally controlled corporations outside Alberta, alternative decision-making timelines) (Larivee: carried as amended) ... 2009-10, 2015, 2020, 2024
Committee, amendment A1 (off-site levies, growth management boards, intermunicipal collaboration frameworks, intermunicipal development plans, municipal councillor training, regional appeal board representation, municipally controlled corporations outside Alberta, alternative decision-making timelines) (Larivee: carried as amended), subamendment SA1 (intermunicipal collaboration frameworks) (McIver: defeated) ... 2009-10, 2015
Committee, amendment A1 (off-site levies, growth management boards, intermunicipal collaboration frameworks, intermunicipal development plans, municipal councillor training, regional appeal board representation, municipally controlled corporations outside Alberta, alternative decision-making timelines) (Larivee: carried as amended), subamendment SA2 (designated industrial properties) (Starke: defeated) ... 2020
Committee, amendment A1 (off-site levies, growth management boards, intermunicipal collaboration frameworks, intermunicipal development plans, municipal councillor training, regional appeal board representation, municipally controlled corporations outside Alberta, alternative decision-making timelines) (Larivee: carried as amended), subamendment SA3 (environmental reserves) (Gotfried: defeated) ... 2024
Committee, amendment A2 (consultation on regulations) (McIver: defeated) ... 2218-21
Referral to committee proposed ... 1596
Section 88, inclusionary housing provisions ... 1595
Stakeholder consultation ... 1595
Moody's Investors Service
Treasury Board and Finance minister's meeting with ... 766
Motions (procedure)
No. 17, medical assistance in dying (Payne: carried), time for debate ... 1390-91
No. 504, parental choice in education (McIver: carried unanimously), statement by a member ... 653
Amendments, point of order on debate ... 633
Amendments, point of order on debate, clarification ... 633-34
Amendments to Motions Other than Government Motions ... 653
Speaking order ... 855
Muir, Leilani O'Malley
Ministerial statement, responses ... 269
Municipal finance
Combined purchasing proposal ... 439
Off-site levies ... 1595
Municipal Government Act review
Scope ... 229
Municipal sustainability initiative
Funding ... 31
Municipalities
Governance ... 1595
Rurban (rural-urban) municipalities ... 2010
National Day of Mourning (workplace deaths, injuries, and illnesses)
Ministerial statement, responses ... 763
Nonrenewable natural resource revenue
Forecasts ... 1099-1100
North American Occupational Safety and Health Week
Ministerial statement, responses ... 763
Nurses
Number of positions ... 1601-2
Office of the Premier
Former Premier Donald Ross Getty, memorial tribute, ministerial statement, responses ... 27-28
Former Premier Peter Eric James Prentice, PC, QC, members' statements ... 1570
Former Premier Peter Eric James Prentice, PC, QC, ministerial statement, responses ... 1885
Members' statements ... 1230-31
Premier's travel to Washington, DC ... 765-66
Office of the Premier of Ontario
Premier Wynne's visit ... 1230-31
Official Opposition
Response to Ontario Premier's visit ... 1231
Oil sands development
General remarks ... 272
Labour code provisions ... 1996-97
Oil Sands Emissions Limit Act (Bill 25)
Second reading ... 1779-80, 1996-98
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment) (Panda: defeated) ... 1779-80
Second reading, motion to not now read (6-month hoist amendment) (Drysdale/Rodney: defeated) ... 1996-98
Second reading, points of order on debate ... 1689
Committee ... 2118-19, 2392, 2534
Committee, amendment A1 (annual reporting) (Fraser: defeated) ... 2118-19
Committee, amendment A7 (partial upgrading emissions) (Aheer: defeated) ... 2534
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
AISH administration ... 1815
Budget 2016 ... 658, 709, 795
Capital infrastructure funding ... 1773-74
Carbon levy ... 609, 2333, 2403-4
Carbon levy and vulnerable Albertans ... 913
Carbon levy rate ... 2253-54
Carbon pricing ... 173
Child death review ministerial panel ... 2477-78, 2499, 2577-78
Child intervention system ... 1983, 2029
Child protective services review ... 2271-72
Coal-fired electric power plant retirement ... 1377-78, 1719, 1767-68
Coal strategy ... 957-58, 1005, 1055
Correctional officer PTSD and suicide incidence ... 1448
Education achievement testing ... 1145
Electric power prices ... 1930-31
Electricity power purchase arrangement lawsuit ... 1651-52
Electricity power purchase arrangements ... 1888
Energy policies ... 461
Environmental monitoring ... 510-11
Environmental monitoring and reporting ... 341
Fort McMurray and area wildfire information ... 879
Government communication and consultation ... 1087
Government policies ... 229, 272, 741, 765-66
Government spending ... 295, 893-94, 2052-53
Health care and education funding ... 1601-2
Job creation ... 1233-34
Job creation and retention ... 831, 1564
Keystone XL pipeline project ... 1865
Linear property assessment and taxation ... 111
Openness and transparency in government ... 390
Pipeline construction ... 85
Provincial debt repayment ... 2179
Provincial fiscal policies ... 439, 2107
Springbank reservoir flood mitigation project ... 1303-4
Support for business ... 561
Support for municipalities ... 31
Support for wildfire evacuees and first responders ... 811-12
Support for wildfire evacuees and Fort McMurray economic recovery ... 863-64
Persons with developmental disabilities program
Supports intensity scale (SIS) assessment, points of order on debate ... 1457
Pharmacy and Drug (Pharmaceutical Equipment Control) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 205)
Committee ... 927-28
Committee, amendment A1 (sections 18.81, pharmaceutical equipment ownership; 18.82, regulatory provisions) (Ellis: carried as amended) ... 927-28
Committee, amendment A1 (sections 18.81, pharmaceutical equipment ownership; 18.82, regulatory provisions) (Ellis: carried as amended), subamendment SA1 (section 18.8, pharmaceutical equipment definition) (Cyr: defeated) ... 927-28
Third reading ... 931-32
Physicians
Rural physician action plan ... 31, 272
Pipeline construction
Approval process ... 2118-19
Approval process (Motion Other than Government Motion 506: carried unanimously) ... 939-40
Enbridge line 3 replacement project approval ... 2118-19
Enbridge Northern Gateway project ... 2185
Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion project approval ... 2118-19, 2184-85
Members' statements ... 2184-85
Premier's advocacy for ... 85, 461
TransCanada Energy East project ... 85
TransCanada Keystone XL project ... 1865
Points of clarification (current session)
Admissibility of amendments ... 633-34
Questions about legislative committee proceedings ... 883
Points of order (current session)
Admissibility of amendments ... 633
Admissibility of amendments, clarification ... 633-34
Anticipation ... 1153, 2188
Decorum ... 1688-89
Imputing motives ... 888, 1743
Language creating disorder ... 2486
Referring to the absence of a member or members ... 887-88
Remarks off the record ... 1457
Repetition ... 2461
Political advertising by third parties (corporations, unions, advocacy groups, etc.)
General remarks ... 2567-68
Political parties
Contribution limits ... 2567-68
Nomination contestants ... 2568
Spending limits ... 2567-68
Posttraumatic stress disorder
Correctional peace officer incidence ... 1448
Privilege (current session)
Environment and Parks minister's communications on energy programs ... 1731
Progressive Conservative opposition
Engage initiative, members' statements ... 302
Members' statements ... 920
Promoting Job Creation and Diversification Act (Bill 1)
Second reading ... 687-89
Committee ... 1021
Committee, amendment A3 (red tape reduction provision) (Panda: defeated) ... 1021
Economic Development and Trade minister's remarks ... 687-88
Minister's duties under act ... 687
Property tax
Linear property assessment ... 111, 439, 1087
Seniors' property tax deferral program ... 495-96
Public service
Compensation ... 831
Contract negotiations ... 362-63, 893
Front-line services ... 75, 1564
Wage freeze ... 68
Public transit
Funding ... 1100
Reform of Agencies, Boards and Commissions Compensation Act (Bill 19)
Second reading ... 1138
Executive compensation framework provisions ... 1138
Renewable Electricity Act (Bill 27)
Environment and Parks minister's communications on energy programs prior to first reading of bill, point of privilege raised ... 1731
Rental housing
Rent control ... 472
Responders Way (Fort McMurray road)
Ministerial statement, responses ... 1561
Royalty structure (energy resources)
Review ... 688
School construction
Funding from interim supply ... 68
New schools, Auditor General's report on ... 1102
Securities Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 6)
Second reading ... 524
Seniors' Home Adaptation and Repair Act (Bill 5)
Second reading ... 494-96
Committee ... 552
Committee, amendment A1 (interest rate for low-income applicants) (Gotfried: defeated) ... 552
Public communications ... 496
Public consultation ... 496
Small business
Support for ... 658, 687
Speaker's rulings
Questions about legislative committee proceedings, clarification ... 883
Student testing (elementary and secondary)
Mathematics achievement home testing proposal ... 1145
Provincial achievement tests (PATs), grade 6 mathematics ... 1145
Suicide
Correctional peace officer incidence ... 1448
Supplementary supply estimates 2015-2016
Estimates debate ... 147-48, 153-54
Tankers
Access to northern British Columbia ports (Motion Other than Government Motion 506: carried unanimously) ... 939-40
Taxation
Tax rate ... 1048
Teachers
Number of positions ... 1601-2
Teachers' pension plan
Unfunded liability ... 147
Traffic Safety Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 16)
Second reading ... 1074-75
Public consultation proposed ... 1074-75
Section 5, street racing penalty provisions ... 1074
Sections 6-7, impaired driving provisions ... 1074
Transportation network companies
Driver insurance coverage ... 1074-75
Driver's licence requirements ... 1074
Vehicle safety inspections ... 1074
Ukrainian-Canadian Heritage Day Act (Bill 26)
Second reading ... 1662-63
Wildfire, Fort McMurray (2016)
Family reunification services ... 811
Fire damage mapping contract ... 1234
Gastrointestinal illness among evacuees ... 863-64
Ministerial statements, responses ... 805
Publicly available information ... 879
Recovery program, local business participation ... 1233-34, 1288
Resident return plan ... 864
Services for evacuees ... 863-64
Wood Buffalo regional municipality
Provincial state of emergency continuation (Government Motion 18: carried) ... 1288
Workers' compensation
Posttraumatic stress disorder coverage ... 1448
Workers' Compensation Board
Review, publicly available information on ... 1087
McKitrick, Annie (Sherwood Park, ND)
Act to Ensure Independent Environmental Monitoring, An (Bill 18)
Second reading ... 1132
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment REF1) (Cooper: defeated) ... 1132
Committee ... 1195-96
Adoption
Review of restrictions on advertising by prospective parents (Motion Other than Government Motion 510: carried unanimously) ... 2291-92
Affordable housing
Access ... 310
Review by special committee (Motion Other than Government Motion 508: defeated) ... 1738
Agritourism
General remarks ... 621
Alberta Affordable Housing Review Committee Act (Bill 202)
Second reading ... 310
Alberta Environmental Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Agency
Review ... 1196
Alberta Tourism Week Act (Bill 204)
Second reading ... 621
Calgary-Glenmore (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 189
Child benefit program
Implementation ... 44
Citizens for Public Justice
Members' statements ... 397
Credit Union Act review
General remarks ... 2205
Credit Union Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 32)
Second reading ... 2204-5
Committee ... 2297-98
Economic development
Diversification ... 44
Education
Parental choice (Motion Other than Government Motion 504: carried unanimously) ... 789
Electoral Boundaries Commission Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 7)
Second reading ... 650-51
Committee ... 822
Committee, amendment A1 (use of additional census information) (Starke: defeated) ... 822
Energy Diversification Advisory Committee
General remarks ... 2278
Energy industries
Diversification ... 2277-78
Market diversification ... 44
Environmental monitoring
Indigenous Wisdom Advisory Panel ... 1195-96
Fair Trading (Motor Vehicle Repair Pricing Protection for Consumers) Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 203)
Second reading ... 482-83
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Families and Communities Committee (referral amendment) (Cooper: carried) ... 482-83
Festival Place, Sherwood Park
Members' statements ... 2574
Homeless persons
Rural seniors ... 491
Hosting of sports events
Impact on tourism ... 621
Housing
Transitional and low-barrier housing policy review (Motion Other than Government Motion 501: carried unanimously) ... 136
Industrial Heartland
Members' statements ... 705-6
International relief
Member's experiences ... 46
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
Investing in a Diversified Alberta Economy Act (Bill 30)
Committee ... 2208-9
Job creation
Grant/tax credit program ... 514-15
Programs ... 44
Legislative Assembly of Alberta
French language use ("Piquette affair") ... 46
French remarks ... 46
Members' Statements (current session)
Alberta's Industrial Heartland ... 705-6
Citizens for Public Justice ... 397-98
Festival Place in Sherwood Park ... 2574
Inclusive, accessible facilities in Sherwood Park ... 1693
Multiple sclerosis ... 1152
Strathcona County Diversity Committee ... 2035-36
Modernized Municipal Government Act (Bill 21)
Second reading ... 1626, 1635
Committee ... 2010
Committee, amendment A1 (off-site levies, growth management boards, intermunicipal collaboration frameworks, intermunicipal development plans, municipal councillor training, regional appeal board representation, municipally controlled corporations outside Alberta, alternative decision-making timelines) (Larivee: carried as amended) ... 2010
Committee, amendment A1 (off-site levies, growth management boards, intermunicipal collaboration frameworks, intermunicipal development plans, municipal councillor training, regional appeal board representation, municipally controlled corporations outside Alberta, alternative decision-making timelines) (Larivee: carried as amended), subamendment SA1 (intermunicipal collaboration frameworks) (McIver: defeated) ... 2010
Section 88, inclusionary housing provisions ... 1626
Stakeholder consultation ... 1626
Stakeholder consultation, school boards ... 1626
Multiple sclerosis
Members' statements ... 1152
Municipalities
Intermunicipal collaboration frameworks ... 1626
Land-use planning ... 1626
Rurban (rural-urban) municipalities ... 2010
North Saskatchewan River
General remarks ... 2512
Oil Sands Emissions Limit Act (Bill 25)
Second reading ... 1706
Second reading, motion to refer bill to Resource Stewardship Committee (referral amendment) (Panda: defeated) ... 1706
Opioid use
Harm reduction strategies ... 1821
Reduction strategies ... 1821
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Energy industry diversification ... 2277-78
Fort McMurray and area environmental monitoring, province-wide fire ban ... 868
Job creation ... 514-15
Opioid use prevention ... 1821
Petrochemicals diversification program
New project approvals ... 2277-78
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day Act (Bill 206)
Second reading ... 1242-43
Property tax
Tax rate ... 1635
Public lands
Water conservation and management in headwater regions (Motion Other than Government Motion 511: carried) ... 2512-13
Refugees
Syrian refugee resettlement ... 46
Renewable/alternative energy sources
General remarks ... 1706
Rural electrification associations
General remarks ... 198
St. Albert (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 376
School boards and districts
Agreements with municipalities on land ... 1626
Seniors' benefit program
Prescription drug coverage (Motion Other than Government Motion 503: carried) ... 488-89
Seniors' Home Adaptation and Repair Act (Bill 5)
Second reading ... 491
Sherwood Park (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 45-47, 1243
Overview ... 44-45
Sherwood Park (hamlet)
Accessible public facilities, members' statements ... 1693
Small business
Business incubators ... 515
Speech from the Throne
Addresses in reply ... 44-46
Addresses in reply, maiden speeches ... 44-46
Addresses in reply, questions and comments ... 46-47, 189, 198, 210, 376
Strathcona County Diversity Committee
Members' statements ... 2035-36
Taxation
Tax rate ... 1635
Wetaskiwin-Camrose (constituency)
Overview ... 198
Wildfire, Fort McMurray (2016)
Environmental monitoring ... 868
Wildfire prevention and control
Fire bans ... 868
McLean, Stephanie V. (Calgary-Varsity, ND; Minister of Service Alberta, Minister of Status of Women)
16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence Campaign
General remarks ... 2026
Act to End Predatory Lending, An (Bill 15)
First reading ... 901
Second reading ... 1063
Third reading ... 1172
Adoption
Adoption records, access to information in ... 1959
Calgary-Varsity (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 367
Overview ... 367-68
Commemorative certificates
Birth, stillbirth, marriage, name change, or death certificates ... 1959
Corporations
Women in leadership positions ... 35
Daycare
Access ... 870
Affordability ... 870
Debts, private
Short-term loans ... 962, 1453
Electric utilities
Residential contracts, door-to-door sales ... 1869, 2258
Fair Trading Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 8)
First reading ... 568
Second reading ... 669
Committee ... 825
Third reading ... 903
Famous Five
General remarks ... 655
Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act
Information requests under act, costs and fees ... 1472
Information requests under act, data formats ... 1472
Information requests under act, solicitor-client privilege ... 2580-81
Furnaces
Door-to-door sales ... 1869, 2258
Gender reassignment surgery
Changes to vital records ... 1823
Letters of support ... 1959
Government accountability
Openness and transparency ... 1472
Government agencies, boards, and commissions
Women's representation on ... 710
Government departments
Transition protocols, document shredding ... 1472
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
... 889, 1444, 1631, 2049, 2400, 2474
Introduction of Visitors (visiting dignitaries)
Delegates from international diplomatic outreach mission ... 25
Midwifery
Birth registration by midwives ... 1823
Funding ... 769
Ministerial Statements (current session)
Violence against women and girls ... 2026
Women's suffrage centennial ... 655
Ministry of Status of Women
General remarks ... 367
Municipalities
Elected officials, women ... 1657
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women
Status of Women ministry observance ... 2337-38
NorQuest College
Privacy breach ... 2335
Oil Sands Emissions Limit Act (Bill 25)
Second reading ... 1996
Second reading, motion to not now read (6-month hoist amendment) (Drysdale/Rodney: defeated) ... 1996
Stakeholder consultation ... 1996
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Door-to-door furnace and energy contract sales ... 1869
Door-to-door sales ... 2258
Gender equality initiatives ... 710
Midwifery services ... 769
National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women ... 2337-38
NorQuest College ... 2335
Online registry services ... 277-78
Openness and transparency in government ... 1472, 2580-81
Payday loan service review ... 396
Registry service electronic notification ... 2338-39
Registry service renewal reminders ... 443, 1091-92
Seniors' issues ... 1149
Short-term personal loans ... 962, 1453
Women's economic equality ... 869-70
Women's equality ... 35-36
Women's representation in municipal government ... 1657
Payday loan companies
Oversight ... 962, 1453
Review of legislation ... 396
Personal information
Gender identification on vital records ... 1823
Public service
Women in leadership positions ... 35
Registry services
Online service delivery ... 277-78, 1149
Renewal reminders ... 443, 1091-92, 2338-39
Retail sales
Door-to-door sales ... 2258
Speech from the Throne
Addresses in reply ... 367-68
Addresses in reply, maiden speeches ... 367-68
Violence against women
16 Days, 16 Ways campaign ... 2337-38
Ministerial statement ... 2026
Reduction strategies ... 2338
Vital records
Gender marker options ... 1959
Online registration ... 1959
Vital Statistics and Life Events Modernization Act (Bill 29)
First reading ... 1774
Second reading ... 1823
Third reading ... 1959
Wages
Gender equity ... 35, 869-70
Women
Equality initiatives ... 710
Gender equity indicators ... 710
Leadership position representation ... 710
Right to vote in Alberta, centennial, ministerial statement ... 655
Workforce participation ... 35-36, 870
McPherson, Karen M. (Calgary-Mackay-Nose Hill, ND)
100% Skate Club
Members' statements ... 279
Bow Valley Community Foundation Repeal Act
Petition presented ... 303
Bow Valley Community Foundation Repeal Act (Bill Pr. 1)
Private Bills Committee report, recommendation that bill proceed, request for concurrence (agreed) ... 568
Calgary Association of Skateboarding Enthusiasts
General remarks ... 279
Calgary-Mackay-Nose Hill (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 331-33
Overview ... 330-32
Calgary Rotary Challenger Park
Members' statements ... 2483
Commemorative certificates
Birth, stillbirth, marriage, name change, or death certificates ... 1960
Committee on Private Bills, Standing
Report on Bill Pr. 1, Bow Valley Community Foundation Repeal Act, recommendation that bill proceed, request for concurrence (agreed) ... 568
Community facility enhancement program
Eligibility criteria ... 332
Grant administration ... 331-32
Construction industry
Job creation ... 32
Corporate taxation
Capital investment tax credit ... 1569
Economic development
Diversification ... 331
Education finance
Funding ... 32
Health care finance
Funding ... 32, 332
Internet
Rural services ... 331
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
... 2025
Investing in a Diversified Alberta Economy Act (Bill 30)
Second reading ... 1879
Committee ... 2158-59, 2169-70, 2172
Committee, amendment A4 (tax credit program review by Auditor General) (Panda: defeated) ... 2172
Job creation
Program evaluation ... 1568
Programs ... 32
Members' Statements (current session)
100% Skate Club ... 279
Calgary Rotary Challenger Park ... 2483
Investor tax credit ... 665-66
Official Opposition policies ... 2259-60
Ministry of Status of Women
General remarks ... 331
Official Opposition
Policies, members' statements ... 2259-60
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Economic development ... 1568-69
Job creation and retention ... 32
Pipeline construction ... 592
Persons with developmental disabilities
Marriage of represented adults ... 1960
Petitions for Private Bills (current session)
Bow Valley Community Foundation Repeal Act ... 303
Pipeline construction
Interjurisdictional co-operation ... 592
Reports by standing and special committees
Private Bills Committee report on Bill Pr. 1, Bow Valley Community Foundation Repeal Act, recommendation that bill proceed, request for concurrence (agreed) ... 568
Small business
Access to capital ... 1569
Support for ... 1569
Speech from the Throne
Addresses in reply ... 330-32
Addresses in reply, maiden speeches ... 330-32
Addresses in reply, questions and comments ... 332-33
Taxation
Alberta investor tax credit ... 1569
Alberta investor tax credit, members' statements ... 665
Ukrainian-Canadian Heritage Day Act (Bill 26)
Second reading ... 1666-67
Venture capital
Tax credits ... 1879
Vital Statistics and Life Events Modernization Act (Bill 29)
Third reading ... 1959-60
Women
Equality ... 331
Miller, Barb (Red Deer-South, ND)
Act to Implement a Supreme Court Ruling Governing Essential Services, An (Bill 4)
Second reading ... 365-66
Act to Modernize Enforcement of Provincial Offences, An (Bill 9)
Second reading ... 728-29
Act to Renew Democracy in Alberta, An
General remarks ... 125
Affordable housing
Local initiatives, Red Deer ... 2407-8
Alberta Investment Management Corporation
Investment strategy ... 194
Brewing industry
Craft breweries ... 1602
Small breweries development grant ... 1602
Canadian Forces
Connection with Canadian Hockey League Memorial Cup ... 1301
Canadian Hockey League
Memorial Cup 2016, members' statements ... 1301
Capital projects
Funding ... 193-94
Career Month
Members' statements ... 1894
Committee on the Alberta Heritage Savings Trust Fund, Standing
Report for 29th Legislature, first session, presented ... 117
Corporations
Access to capital ... 193
Domestic violence
Barriers to services ... 728-29
Economic development
Diversification ... 193
Election Recall Act (Bill 201)
Second reading ... 125-26
Energy industries
Fort McMurray company executives, Premier's and Energy minister's meetings with ... 883
Fort McMurray wildfire recovery ... 883
Fort McMurray wildfire response ... 883
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017
Estimates debate ... 71
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
... 827, 860, 1884
Justice system administration
Minor offences, repeat offenders ... 729
Legal aid
Review ... 445
Members' Statements (current session)
Acts of kindness to wildfire-affected Albertans ... 877
Canadian Hockey League Memorial Cup ... 1301
Career Month ... 1894
Red Deer regional hospital flood ... 567-68
Turning Point overdose preventive initiative ... 37-38
Ministry of Labour
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 ... 71
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Affordable housing in Red Deer ... 2407-8
Craft breweries ... 1602
Fort McMurray energy industry recovery ... 883
Legal aid review ... 445
Public service
Front-line services ... 194
Red Deer regional hospital
Flooding, members' statements ... 567
Red Deer-South (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 193-94
Overview ... 193-94
Reports by standing and special committees
Heritage Savings Trust Fund committee report for 29th Legislature, session 1 ... 117
Small business
Access to capital ... 193
Speech from the Throne
Addresses in reply ... 193-94
Addresses in reply, maiden speeches ... 193-94
Addresses in reply, questions and comments ... 194
Summer temporary employment program (STEP)
Implementation ... 71
Turning Point
Overdose prevention initiative, members' statements ... 37-38
Wildfire, Fort McMurray (2016)
Volunteers, members' statements ... 877
Miranda, Ricardo (Calgary-Cross, ND; Minister of Culture and Tourism)
Act to Implement a Supreme Court Ruling Governing Essential Services, An (Bill 4)
Third reading ... 453-55
Act to Provide for the Repatriation of Indigenous Peoples' Sacred Ceremonial Objects, An (Bill 22)
First reading ... 1219
Alberta Affordable Housing Review Committee Act (Bill 202)
Second reading ... 313
Arts and culture
Event hosting ... 440
Support for ... 440
Calgary-Cross (constituency)
Member's personal and family history ... 185-86, 1244
Overview ... 185
Carbon levy
Impact on hospitality industry ... 1236
Community facility enhancement program
Grant allocations ... 597
Grant allocations, presentations of cheques ... 597
Community initiatives program
Grant allocations ... 597
Grant allocations, presentations of cheques ... 597
Courts, provincial
Self-represented litigants, government studies or briefing notes, January 1, 2012, to February 29, 2016 (Motion for a Return 25: defeated) ... 2068
Festivals and events
Tourism promotion ... 441
First Nations Sacred Ceremonial Objects Repatriation Act
Section 2 ... 1219
Government agencies, boards, and commissions
Culture and Tourism ministry oversight ... 299-300
Habitat for Humanity
General remarks ... 313
Historic sites
Funding ... 597
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017
Estimates debate ... 78
Introduction of Guests (school groups, individuals)
... 435, 654, 889, 909-10, 1373, 1763
Legal aid
Government studies and briefing notes, January 1, 2012, to February 29, 2016 (Motion for a Return 25: defeated) ... 2068
Legislative Assembly of Alberta
French remarks ... 185
Italian remarks ... 185
Portuguese remarks ... 185
Spanish remarks ... 185
Ministry of Culture and Tourism
Grant programs ... 78
Interim supply estimates 2016-2017 ... 78
Support for wildfire evacuees ... 835-36
Museums
Funding ... 597
Nonprofit organizations
Funding ... 597
Oral Question Period (current session topics)
Arts and culture industries ... 440-41
Coal-fired electric power plant retirement ... 1007
Community development ... 597
Culture and Tourism support for wildfire evacuees ... 835-36
Fort McMurray wildfire recovery ... 884
Government agencies, boards, and commissions ... 300
Tourism industry support ... 1236
Tourism promotion ... 115, 1088, 1239-40
Tourism strategy ... 345-46, 915
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day Act (Bill 206)
Second reading ... 1244
Recreational facilities
Funding ... 597
Revenue
Tax revenue ... 1236
Speech from the Throne
Addresses in reply ... 185
Addresses in reply, maiden speeches ... 185
Addresses in reply, questions and comments ... 186
Strikes and lockouts
Illegal strikes ... 455
Tourism
Industry development ... 1088
Market development ... 78, 115, 186, 345-46, 1239-40
Rural tourism ... 1088
Tax revenue ... 1236
Wildfire recovery ... 884
Tourism levy
Fund utilization ... 345-46, 915
Ukrainian-Canadian Heritage Day Act (Bill 26)
Third reading ... 1675
Wildfire, Fort McMurray (2016)
Services for evacuees ... 835-36
Services for evacuees, cultural services ... 835-36

 

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