March 26, 1979

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Some hon. Members:

Hear, hear!

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   BUSINESS OF SUPPLY
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOTTED DAY, S.O. 58-NON-CONFIDENCE MOTION-CONDEMNATION OF CONTINUING GOVERNMENT WASTE AND MISMANAGEMENT
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LIB

James Alexander Jerome (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Liberal

Mr. Speaker:

Order, please. The Deputy Prime Minister (Mr. MacEachen) is rising on a point of order.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   BUSINESS OF SUPPLY
Sub-subtopic:   ALLOTTED DAY, S.O. 58-NON-CONFIDENCE MOTION-CONDEMNATION OF CONTINUING GOVERNMENT WASTE AND MISMANAGEMENT
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ANNOUNCEMENT OF DISSOLUTION AND ELECTION ON MAY 22

LIB

Allan Joseph MacEachen (Deputy Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Leader of the Government in the House of Commons; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

Hon. Allan J. MacEachen (Deputy Prime Minister and President of the Privy Council):

Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order.

I would like to advise the House that the Prime Minister (Mr. Trudeau), called on the Governor General a few

Dissolution of Thirtieth Parliament

moments ago. Accordingly, I would like to advise the House that the present Parliament of Canada is dissolved.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   ANNOUNCEMENT OF DISSOLUTION AND ELECTION ON MAY 22
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Some hon. Members:

Hear, hear!

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   ANNOUNCEMENT OF DISSOLUTION AND ELECTION ON MAY 22
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Allan Joseph MacEachen (Deputy Prime Minister; President of the Privy Council; Leader of the Government in the House of Commons; Liberal Party House Leader)

Liberal

Mr. MacEachen:

By proclamation under the Great Seal of Canada, dated March 26, 1979, the present parliament is dissolved and members and senators are discharged from attendance. May I add that the date of the election is May 22.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   ANNOUNCEMENT OF DISSOLUTION AND ELECTION ON MAY 22
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Some hon. Members:

Hear, hear!

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   ANNOUNCEMENT OF DISSOLUTION AND ELECTION ON MAY 22
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LIB

James Alexander Jerome (Speaker of the House of Commons)

Liberal

Mr. Speaker:

1 can only indicate that, in the face of these circumstances, I immediately leave the chair. I want to extend to all members of the House my deep gratitude for the co-operation and support they have extended to the Chair throughout this rather long period of time. If any members are so inclined I will be awaiting their attendance in room 16.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   ANNOUNCEMENT OF DISSOLUTION AND ELECTION ON MAY 22
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Some hon. Members:

Hear, hear!

The Thirtieth Parliament was dissolved at 9 p.m. by proclamation of His Excellency the Governor General.

Topic:   GOVERNMENT ORDERS
Subtopic:   ANNOUNCEMENT OF DISSOLUTION AND ELECTION ON MAY 22
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END OF VOLUME IV

March 26, 1979