House Convenes for Special Summer Sitting – August 12, 2020

House of Commons Proceedings

House Convenes for Special Summer Sitting – August 12, 2020

Members of Parliament convene for the third of four special summer sittings of the House of Commons during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Under a government motion that was passed on May 26, the House of Commons is meeting in a committee of the whole on July 8, July 22, August 12, and August 26. Opposition parties will be able to question the prime minister and ministers on topics not limited to the federal COVID-19 response.