UPDATED November 8, 2017 9:11amET
The House of Commons sees continued debate on the second budget implementation bill (C-63) after question period, with a second-reading vote expected.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau appears at the Commons finance committee, which is considering both the budget bill and supplementary estimates. LIVE ONLINE at 3:15pm ET / 12:15pm PT
The legislation includes Canada’s proposed membership in the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, additional oversight powers for the Bank of Canada, and the interprovincial free trade agreement announced in April 2017.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke in Hanoi earlier today with Vietnamese counterpart Nguyễn Xuân Phúc:
Bill S-211 is debated at third reading.
The order paper also has a concurrence motion from the finance committee to abandon a private member’s bill on tax credits for first aid training.
- The access to information committee continues to consider amendments to Bill C-58. LIVE ONLINE at 3:30pm ET / 12:30pm PT
- Treasury Board President Scott Brison appears at the Senate official languages committee. LIVE ONLINE at 3:30pm ET / 12:30pm PT
Mark Sutcliffe has more headlines and analysis with the Today in Politics podcast: