Item - 2014.MM50.5

Tracking Status

  • City Council considered this item on April 1, 2014 and referred this item to an official or another committee or body. Consult the text of the decision for further information on the referral.

MM50.5 - Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide - by Councillor Shelley Carroll, seconded by Deputy Mayor Norman Kelly

Decision Type:

City Council Decision

City Council on April 1, 2 and 3, 2014, referred Motion MM50.5 to the Executive Committee.

Background Information (City Council)

Communications (City Council)

(April 2, 2014) E-mail from The Federation of Canadian Turkish Associations EC (MM.New.MM50.5.1)

Motions (City Council)

Point of Order by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti

Councillor Mammoliti, rising on a Point of Order, asked the Speaker whether there is an opportunity for members of the public to appear before City Council on this Item.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata
Speaker Nunziata, accepted the Point of Order and ruled that, under Council's Procedures By-law, there are no public presentations at City Council.

Point of Order by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti

Councillor Mammoliti, rising on a Point of Order, asked the Speaker to rule whether Item MM50.5 was in order.

Ruling by Speaker Frances Nunziata (Upheld)
Speaker Nunziata ruled that Item MM50.5 was in order.

Challenged by Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti

Motion to Waive Referral (Lost)

Speaker Nunziata advised Council that the provisions of Chapter 27, Council Procedures, require that Motion MM50.5 be referred to the Executive Committee. A two-thirds vote of the Council Members present is required to waive referral.

Vote (Waive Referral) Apr-02-2014 2:30 PM

Result: Lost Two-Thirds Required - MM50.5 - Waive referral
Total members that voted Yes: 18 Members that voted Yes are Maria Augimeri, Ana Bail„o, Michelle Berardinetti, Shelley Carroll, Raymond Cho, Janet Davis, Glenn De Baeremaeker, John Filion, Mary Fragedakis, Norman Kelly, Mike Layton, Chin Lee, Gloria Lindsay Luby, Josh Matlow, Pam McConnell, Mary-Margaret McMahon, Gord Perks, Adam Vaughan
Total members that voted No: 22 Members that voted No are Paul Ainslie, Gary Crawford, Frank Di Giorgio, Sarah Doucette, Paula Fletcher, Doug Ford, Rob Ford, Mark Grimes, Peter Leon, Giorgio Mammoliti, Joe Mihevc, Denzil Minnan-Wong, Ron Moeser, Frances Nunziata (Chair), Cesar Palacio, John Parker, James Pasternak, Anthony Perruzza, Jaye Robinson, David Shiner, Karen Stintz, Kristyn Wong-Tam
Total members that were Absent: 5 Members that were absent are Josh Colle, Vincent Crisanti, Mike Del Grande, Peter Milczyn, Michael Thompson
Source: Toronto City Clerk at