Said he is speaking on behalf of his constituents. She urged all members of parliament to support C in order to "let Canadians know that civil marriage is as open to them as heterosexual couples". Prince Edward—HastingsON. POC liberal women have been present at every one of them and asked stupid questions.
Okanagan—ShuswapBC. The snap vote on C was significant because if all Conservative MPs were present for the vote, and if all Bloc opposed, and the Independents voted as they usually did, the Government would have been defeated. Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan joined the majority opinion.
He stated equality rights are too important, and that Civil Marriage should be available to gays and lesbians in all of the land. May 3: While C was in 2nd reading, he made a speech noting that voting against C doesn't make someone a homophobe. Essentially, they can still enter into marriage if they found an accepting woman.
YellowheadAB. Said traditional marriage brings order to society, and is the best environment for the raising of children. Download as PDF Printable version. ManicouaganQC.
Hodges, the biggest Supreme Court same-sex marriage case in U. A majority of votes were needed to ensure the motion passed, although the only formal requirement for passing one is the assent of a majority of members in attendance for the vote. New Brunswick Southwest , NB.