This is page numbers 63 - 90 of the Hansard for the 13th Assembly, 7th Session. The original version can be accessed on the Legislative Assembly's website or by contacting the Legislative Assembly Library. The word of the day was social.

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Petition 2-13(7): Liquor Licensing In Resolute Bay
Item 10: Petitions

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Levi Barnabas High Arctic

Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Mr. Speaker I would like to present a petition dealing with the matter of liquor licensing in Resolute Bay. Mr. Speaker, the petition contains 65 signatures from residents of Resolute Bay and the petitioners request that the NWT Liquor Licensing Board not issue any liquor licence for Jessco Logistics Ltd. in Resolute Bay. Thank you, Mr. Speaker.

Petition 2-13(7): Liquor Licensing In Resolute Bay
Item 10: Petitions

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The Speaker Samuel Gargan

Petitions. Item 11, reports of standing and special committees. Item 12, reports of committees on the review of bills. Mr. Miltenberger.

Item 12: Reports Of Committees On The Review Of Bills
Item 12: Reports Of Committees On The Review Of Bills

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Michael Miltenberger Thebacha

Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I wish to report to the Legislative Assembly that the Standing Committee on Government Operations has reviewed Bill 7, Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act, 1999; Bill 10, Forgiveness of Debts Act, 1998-99; Bill 11, Write-off of Assets Act, 1998-99; and Bill 12, Write-off of Debts Act, 1998-99; and wishes to report that Bill 7, Bill 10, Bill 11 and Bill 12 are ready for consideration in committee of the whole.

Mr. Speaker, I seek unanimous consent to waive rule 70(5) and have Bill 7, Bill 10, Bill 11 and Bill 12 moved into committee of the whole for today. Thank you.

Item 12: Reports Of Committees On The Review Of Bills
Item 12: Reports Of Committees On The Review Of Bills

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The Speaker Samuel Gargan

The Member for Thebacha is seeking unanimous consent to waive rule 70(5). Do we have any nays? There are no nays. Mr. Miltenberger, you have unanimous consent. Bill 7, Bill 10, Bill 11 and Bill 12 will be moved into committee of the whole for today. Report of committees on the review of bills. Item 13, tabling of documents. Mr. Todd.

Tabled Document 10-13(7): Northwest Territories Liquor Commission 44th Annual Report
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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John Todd Keewatin Central

Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I have two documents I wish to table today. I wish to table the following document entitled Northwest Territories Liquor Commission 44th Annual Report.

Tabled Document 11-13(7): Northwest Territories Public Utilities Board Annual Report 1998
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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John Todd Keewatin Central

If I may, Mr. Speaker, I wish also to table the following document entitled Northwest Territories Public Utilities Board Annual Report 1998. Thank you, Mr. Speaker.

Tabled Document 11-13(7): Northwest Territories Public Utilities Board Annual Report 1998
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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The Speaker Samuel Gargan

Thank you. Tabling of documents. Mr. Barnabas.

Tabled Document 12-13(7): Letters Regarding Liquor License Granted In Resolute Bay
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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Levi Barnabas High Arctic

Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I wish to table a letter and attachments I received from Mrs. Terry Jesudason of Resolute Bay concerning the granting of a liquor licence by the NWT Liquor Licensing Board to Jessco Logistic Ltd. of Calgary, Alberta. In her letter, Mrs. Jesudason expresses her concerns regarding the licence and availability of alcohol in Resolute Bay. Thank you, Mr. Speaker.

Tabled Document 12-13(7): Letters Regarding Liquor License Granted In Resolute Bay
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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The Speaker Samuel Gargan

Thank you. Tabling of documents. Mr. Morin.

Tabled Document 13-13(7): Western NWT Aboriginal Summit Letter To Minister Jane Stewart Regarding NWT Electoral Boundaries
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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Don Morin Tu Nedhe

Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I would like to table a document from the Western NWT Aboriginal Summit, a letter to the Honourable Jane Stewart, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development, March 22, 1999, signed by co-chair, Bill Erasmus.

Tabled Document 14-13(7): Letter To Ministry Of Justice From Brian Wallace Regarding Application To Vary The Electoral Boundaries Decision
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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Don Morin Tu Nedhe

Also, Mr. Speaker, I would like to table another document to the Territorial Minister of Justice from the solicitor of the Friends of Democracy, solicitor Brian J. Wallace, signed by himself. Thank you, Mr. Speaker.

Tabled Document 14-13(7): Letter To Ministry Of Justice From Brian Wallace Regarding Application To Vary The Electoral Boundaries Decision
Item 13: Tabling Of Documents

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The Speaker Samuel Gargan

Thank you. Tabling of documents. Item 14, notices of motion. Item 15, notices of motion for first reading of bills. Item 16, motions. Item 17, first reading of bills. Mr. Todd.

Bill 9: Supplementary Appropriation Act, No. 5, 1998-99
Item 17: First Reading Of Bills

March 23rd, 1999

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John Todd Keewatin Central

Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I move, seconded by the honourable Member for Baffin South, that Bill 9, Supplementary Appropriation Act, No. 5, 1998-99 be read for the first time. Thank you, Mr. Speaker.

Bill 9: Supplementary Appropriation Act, No. 5, 1998-99
Item 17: First Reading Of Bills

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The Speaker Samuel Gargan

Thank you. Your motion is in order. To the motion. Question has been called. Mr. Morin.

Bill 9: Supplementary Appropriation Act, No. 5, 1998-99
Item 17: First Reading Of Bills

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Don Morin Tu Nedhe

Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I would like to, at the appropriate time, have a recorded vote on this motion.