The Canadian Press

2015-04-28 | Remembrance Day Politics

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An NDP private member's bill meant to formally recognize Remembrance Day as a "legal" holiday appears to be dying a slow, quiet death as the sun begins to fade on the latest Parliament.

Date: 2015-04-28
Placeline: OTTAWA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 33 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the Harper government recently asked for more time to study this one Claus Bill it is already been before the commons Heritage committee and will today be studied by the Veterans Affairs committee which NDP MP Dan Harris says we'll be hearing from exactly the same Witnesses Harris says it's highly unlikely the bill will make it all the way through the comments and send it before the next election he says a lot of people are under the misconception The Proposal means November 11th will automatically become a statutory holiday instead he says the power will still rest with the provinces Marie Brewster the Canadian press Ottawa >>