Tuesday: Ambrose Confirms Exit, Garneau Tables Transport Bill

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Tuesday: Ambrose Confirms Exit, Garneau Tables Transport Bill

UPDATED May 16, 2017 12:30pmET

Opposition Leader Rona Ambrose has confirmed her plan to resign from Parliament this summer after serving as interim Conservative leader:

Tributes are expected in the House of Commons at 3pm ET / 12pm PT, following question period.

Transport Minister Marc Garneau unveiled the government’s new legislation that includes air passenger rights and more access for foreign carriers.

Read Bill C-49 in full:

Also: MPs vote on last week’s NDP motion on the Canada Infrastructure Bank. The House of Commons considers Senate amendments to Bill C-7, with a time allocation motion and vote. And Bill C-309 is at report stage.

In committee:

-Andrew Thomson