Bid to Debate Latest COVID-19 Aid Bill Fails – June 10, 2020

House of Commons Proceedings

Bid to Debate Latest COVID-19 Aid Bill Fails – June 10, 2020

The House of Commons is recalled to consider the government’s latest COVID-19 economic assistance measures, but federal parties fail to reach an agreement to debate the legislation. The government was proposing legislation that would have modified the federal wage subsidy and Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) while also implementing a one-time $600 payment to Canadians with disabilities.