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  • Mining bill defeated in Commons CBC News

    A private member's bill aimed at ensuring Canadian mining companies respect environmental and human rights standards abroad was narrowly defeated in the House of Commons.Bill C-300 defeated Lexology,Nov 01, 2010· Bill C-300 (the "Bill"), titled An Act Respecting Corporate Accountability for the Activities of Mining, Oil or Gas in Developing Countries, was defeated in the House of Commons

  • Canadian mining industry wins with Bill C-300’s defeat

    A weight was lifted from the shoulders of many in the Canadian mining industry recently when Bill C-300 was defeated in the House of Commons. Bill C-300 (An Act respecting Corporate Accountability for the Activities of Mining, Oil and Gas in Developing Countries Act) failed to pass in a close vote, 140 to 134.Mining bill defeated in Senate, mining company drops,The Wisconsin State Senate has voted down a compromise mining bill, effectively killing a proposed iron ore mine near Hurley, Wis. The final vote was 17 to 16, with one senator, Republican Dale Schultz, casting the lone dissenting GOP vote. Senate action came about one month after the State Assembly passed a bill to streamline the state’s permitting process, and.

  • Bill to crack down on mining operations in poor countries

    Oct 27, 2010· OTTAWA—A Toronto MP’s bid to crack down on the conduct of Canadian mining giants in poor countries foundered Wednesday in a close House of Commons vote. defeated, 140-134. that if BillJobs are the Casualty of Mining Bill Defeat WMC,Mar 09, 2012· Jobs are the Casualty of Mining Bill Defeat March 9, 2012. Guest Column by Scott Manley, WMC Environmental Policy Director. Madison Earlier this week, Republican Senator Dale Schultz joined all 16 Senate Democrats in voting to kill the iron mining bill on a 17-16 vote.

  • Canadian mining industry wins with Bill C-300’s defeat

    A weight was lifted from the shoulders of many in the Canadian mining industry recently when Bill C-300 was defeated in the House of Commons. Bill C-300 (An Act respecting Corporate Accountability for the Activities of Mining, Oil and Gas in Developing Countries Act) PERSPECTIVE: Moving forward after the defeat of Bill C-300,Oct 28, 2010· Canada’s mining and exploration industry has prevailed. Bill C-300 has been defeated in the House of Commons. The vote taken late on Oct. 27 was 140 to 134 against the measure that would have given the federal government authority to investigate human rights or environmental complaints against Canadian companies working on projects in foreign lands.

  • Mining transparency bill finally gets to Parliament to

    Liberal MP John McKay will stand up in the House of Commons Friday afternoon to debate his private member’s bill calling for financial transparency in the mining, oil and gas industry — allMining bill defeated in Senate, mining company drops,The Wisconsin State Senate has voted down a compromise mining bill, effectively killing a proposed iron ore mine near Hurley, Wis. The final vote was 17 to 16, with one senator, Republican Dale Schultz, casting the lone dissenting GOP vote. Senate action came about one month after the State Assembly passed a bill to streamline the state’s permitting process, and.

  • D & P 'disturbed' by defeat of responsible mining bill

    Oct 29, 2010· OTTAWA The defeat of a bill calling on Canadian mining companies to higher standards while operating abroad is disappointing to the Canadian bishops' development agency. The Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace called it "disturbing" that the responsible mining bill was defeated in the House of Commons Oct. 27.Jobs are the Casualty of Mining Bill Defeat WMC,Mar 09, 2012· Jobs are the Casualty of Mining Bill Defeat March 9, 2012. Guest Column by Scott Manley, WMC Environmental Policy Director. Madison Earlier this week, Republican Senator Dale Schultz joined all 16 Senate Democrats in voting to kill the iron mining bill on a 17-16 vote.

  • Bill to crack down on mining operations in poor countries

    Oct 27, 2010· OTTAWA—A Toronto MP’s bid to crack down on the conduct of Canadian mining giants in poor countries foundered Wednesday in a close House of Commons vote. defeated, 140-134. that if BillFederal mining bill's defeat another black eye for Canada,Parliament's defeat this week of a private member's bill to improve corporate accountability by Canadian mining companies operating in developing countries is a huge step backward for human rights and for Canada on the international scene.. Ottawa (29 Oct. 2010) Bill C-300, known as the Responsible Mining Bill, was a private member's bill from Liberal MP John McKay.

  • Defeat of responsible mining bill is missed opportunity

    Nov 03, 2010· Defeat of responsible mining bill is missed opportunity. The bill's defeat is a missed opportunity for both the industry and Canada to take leadership roles in promoting ethical corporate conduct.Draft Uganda Mining and Mineral Bill, 2019 Uganda,Aug 08, 2019· The Mining and Mineral Bill, 2019 seeks to consolidate and reform the law relating to minerals resources to give effect to article 244 of the Constitution. Additionally it seeks to: strengthen the administrative structures for the effective management of minerals subsector;

  • "Assisted Dying" (Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia) Bill

    "Assisted Dying" (Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia) Bill was Heavily Defeated in the British House of Commons on September 11 2015. While we all have sympathy wit.Brexit: Lords defeat government twice over internal market,Nov 18, 2020· The act, which enshrined the primacy of the elected Commons over the unelected Lords, was used in 2004 by Tony Blair's government to push through a

  • Latest mine safety bill defeated; mining operation to become

    Jan 24, 2011· Post subject: Latest mine safety bill defeated; mining operation to become. Posted: Sun Jan 16, 2011 1:35 pm . Joined: Tue Jun 03, 2008 11:12 pm Posts: 85 Location: Harrisburg, PA (or in the coal fields) Latest mine safety bill defeated; mining operation to become recycling plantMining Tax Proposal Falls 1 Vote Short in Special Session,Jul 17, 2020· Mining Tax Proposal Falls 1 Vote Short in Special Session After a week of mostly behind-the-scenes discussions, the Nevada Legislature’s emergency special session grew contentious Thursday

  • Mining transparency bill finally gets to Parliament to

    Liberal MP John McKay will stand up in the House of Commons Friday afternoon to debate his private member’s bill calling for financial transparency in the mining, oil and gas industry — allPERSPECTIVE: Moving forward after the defeat of Bill C-300,Oct 28, 2010· Canada’s mining and exploration industry has prevailed. Bill C-300 has been defeated in the House of Commons. The vote taken late on Oct. 27 was 140 to 134 against the measure that would have given the federal government authority to investigate human rights or environmental complaints against Canadian companies working on projects in foreign lands.

  • Mining Tax Proposal Falls 1 Vote Short in Special Session

    Jul 17, 2020· Mining Tax Proposal Falls 1 Vote Short in Special Session After a week of mostly behind-the-scenes discussions, the Nevada Legislature’s emergency special session grew contentious ThursdayFederal oil tanker ban bill defeated in Senate, but,May 16, 2019· “The bill is defeated,” declared the committee's chairman, Saskatchewan Conservative Sen. David Tkachuk. The House of Commons passed the bill a week ago and its failure in a Senate committee doesn't mean it's dead, but the vote is a blow for

  • Republicans defeat Democratic mining tax bill Las Vegas

    As first written, the bill would also have repealed parts of Senate Bill 3, which lawmakers passed a day before, that would have made mining companies prepay their taxes a year in advance. That"Assisted Dying" (Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia) Bill,"Assisted Dying" (Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia) Bill was Heavily Defeated in the British House of Commons on September 11 2015. While we all have sympathy wit.

  • Jobs are the Casualty of Mining Bill Defeat WMC

    Mar 09, 2012· Jobs are the Casualty of Mining Bill Defeat March 9, 2012. Guest Column by Scott Manley, WMC Environmental Policy Director. Madison Earlier this week, Republican Senator Dale Schultz joined all 16 Senate Democrats in voting to kill the iron mining bill on a 17-16 vote.Mining Bill Landowners lose rights Geoff Brock MP,Jun 09, 2020· Mining Bill Landowners lose rights. Despite his best efforts and continual lobbying in State Parliament, Member for Frome MP Geoff Brock’s Bill to help protect South Australian landowners’ rights has been defeated.

  • Brexit: PM's bid for 15 October election fails BBC News

    Sep 02, 2019· The bill seeking to prevent a no-deal on 31 October cleared the Commons It now heads to the House of Lords where a filibustering operation could hold it up its progressLatest mine safety bill defeated; mining operation to become,Jan 24, 2011· Post subject: Latest mine safety bill defeated; mining operation to become. Posted: Sun Jan 16, 2011 1:35 pm . Joined: Tue Jun 03, 2008 11:12 pm Posts: 85 Location: Harrisburg, PA (or in the coal fields) Latest mine safety bill defeated; mining operation to become recycling plant

  • Biggest government defeats in House of Commons

    Jan 14, 2019· Margaret Thatcher suffered a Commons defeat over Sunday trading laws in 1986 (PA) On the second reading of the Shops Bill, MPs voted against by 296 to 282 a government defeat of 14.Fire Safety Bill receives amendments from House of Lords,Nov 26, 2020· On the 19 th March 2020, The Home Office introduced the new Fire Safety Bill, in an effort to improve fire safety in buildings in England and Wales. The Bill has recently passed through the House of Lords legislative process, with three amendments tabled as a result. Set to amend the Fire Safety Order 2005, the bill has been designed to “ensure that people feel safe in their homes, and a

  • Assisted dying bill is defeated in House of Commons by 330

    Sep 11, 2015· The United Kingdom’s House of Commons has rejected a private member’s bill that would have given terminally ill people in England and Wales the right to a doctor’s help in ending their lives. After an impassioned debate, MPs voted by 330 to 118 against a second reading for the Assisted Dying (No 2) Bill, introduced by the Labour MP Rob Marris.Two home rule Bills UK Parliament,The Bill was fiercely contested at every stage, and only ruthless application of the Parliamentary timetable known as the guillotine enabled the government to force it through the Commons by September. The bitterest opposition came from the Ulster Unionists. The Bill was overwhelmingly rejected in the House of Lords a week later.