July 3, 1917 (12th Parliament, 7th Session)

CON

Robert Laird Borden (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir KOBERT BORDEN:

So far as our
practice is concerned, it is laid down in Bourinot's Parliamentary Procedure, page 538:
If a Bill becomes a dropped order by the counting out of the House it is competent for a member to revive it on a subsequent day without notice.

Topic:   MILITARY SERVICE ACT, 1917.
Subtopic:   MOTION TO REINSTATE ORDER LAPSED FOR WANT OF A QUORUM.
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