Item - 2013.MM41.14

Tracking Status

  • City Council adopted this item on November 13, 2013 without amendments.

MM41.14 - Requesting the Province of Ontario to provide a briefing and consultation with Toronto on the terms of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement - by Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam, seconded by Councillor Glenn De Baeremaeker

Decision Type:
ACTION
Status:
Adopted
Wards:
All

City Council Decision

City Council on November 13, 14, 15 and 18, 2013, adopted the following:

 

1.         City Council request the Province of Ontario to provide the City of Toronto with a clear and comprehensive briefing on the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), as soon as possible.

 

2.         City Council request the Province of Ontario to engage in a full consultation process with the City of Toronto and reserve for Council the right to debate, and ultimately vote on, the terms of the deal as it relates to the City of Toronto before any approval of the deal is issued by the Province.

Background Information (City Council)

Motions (City Council)

Motion to Waive Referral (Carried)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM41.14 be referred to the Executive Committee.  A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Nov-14-2013 2:39 PM

Result: Carried Two-Thirds Required - MM41.14 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 35 Members that voted Yes are Paul Ainslie, Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Peter Leon, Giorgio Mammoliti, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 2 Members that voted No are Norman Kelly, Josh Matlow
Total members that were Absent: 8 Members that were absent are Vincent Crisanti, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Denzil Minnan-Wong, David Shiner, Karen Stintz

Motion to Adopt Item (Carried)

Vote (Adopt Item) Nov-14-2013 2:40 PM

Result: Carried Majority Required - MM41.14 - Adopt the item
Total members that voted Yes: 36 Members that voted Yes are Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Josh Colle, Gary Crawford, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, Mike Del Grande, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Rob Ford, Mary Fragedakis, Mark Grimes, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Peter Leon, Giorgio Mammoliti, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Joe Mihevc, Peter Milczyn, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Gord Perks, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, Michael Thompson, Adam Vaughan, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that voted No: 0 Members that voted No are
Total members that were Absent: 9 Members that were absent are Paul Ainslie, Vincent Crisanti, John Filion, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Denzil Minnan-Wong, David Shiner, Karen Stintz
Source: Toronto City Clerk at www.toronto.ca/council