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1st Session, 24th Legislature

1999-2001

 

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Aboriginal Affairs See Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department

 

Aboriginal courtworker program See Justice Department Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 15)

 

Aboriginal employment development program See Employment development

 

Aboriginal peoples/communities See Indians/First Nations

 

Aboriginal student mentoring program See Labour force

 

Abuse and Exploitation of Children through the Sex Trade Prevention Committee, 8, 142

Interim report, 2245

Interim report, M. (Prebble) for concurrence

Julé, 2247–9

Prebble, 2245–6

Membership and appointment, M. (Van Mulligen)

Julé, 137

Van Mulligen, 136–7

Recommendations, authorization and election of two Co-Chairs, M. (Van Mulligen)

Van Mulligen, 253

Report on inquiries during any period of adjournment of the first session of the twenty-fourth legislature, authorization, M. (Prebble)

Prebble, 2249

 

ACAP See Airports – Capital Assistance Program (ACAP)

 

Accessibility See Disabled and handicapped persons – Transportation

 

Accountability of Subsidiaries of Subsidiary Crown Corporations Act (No. 205)

First reading

Heppner, 846

 

Accountants See Certified Management Accountants Act (No. 27)

 

ACRE See Action Committee on the Rural Economy

 

ACS See Agricultural Credit Corporation of Saskatchewan

 

Action Committee on the Rural Economy

Establishment, 7, 8

Boyd, 1366–7

Lingenfelter, 1366–7

 

Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne, 22–47, 51–73, 84–103, 117–27, 137–75, 187–205, 218–30

Speakers:

Addley, 25–7

Allchurch, 165–6

Axworthy, 175, 187–9

Bakken, 153–6

Belanger, 168–75

Brkich, 98–100

Draude, 196–8

Eagles, 93–5

Elhard, 54–6

Gantefoer, 226–30

Goulet, 90–3

Hagel, 198–205

Harpauer, 192–4

Harper, 69–73

Hart, 156–60

Heppner, 64–9

Hermanson, 51–4

Higgins, 22–7

Hillson, 149–53

Jones, 86–8

Kowalsky, 127, 137–43

Krawetz, 143–9

Kwiatkowski, 166–8

McMorris, 189–92

Melenchuk, 56–9

Peters, 194–6

Prebble, 119–24

Serby, 218–24

Stewart, 117–19

Thomson, 160–5

Toth, 73, 84–6

Trew, 95–8

Wakefield, 88–90

Wall, 59–62

Wartman, 62–3

Weekes, 224–6

Wiberg, 124–7

Yates, 100–3

Motion for consideration, moved by Ms. Higgins, seconded by Mr. Addley, 25; amdt. (Hermanson), 54

Motion for presentation to Lieutenant Governor (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 230

 

Administrative professionals See Legislative Assembly members

 

Adult basic education, 319

 

Adult Guardianship and Co-decision-making Act (No. 48)

First reading

Axworthy, 1186

Second reading

Axworthy, 1394

Gantefoer, 1394–5

Julé, 1658

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 1882–4

Julé, 1882–4

Third reading

Axworthy, 1889

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Advertising See Youth – Tobacco use, prevention, advertising campaign

 

Affiliated colleges See Universities – Funding

 

Aged See Senior citizens

 

Agri-value See Value added industries/products

 

Agricore See Grain – Gardiner Dam Terminal Ltd. – Loreburn and Strongfield, joint venture

 

Agricultural biotechnology, 411 See also Saskatchewan Research Council – Growth areas

 

Agricultural Credit Corporation of Saskatchewan See also Farmland – Education tax, rebate program

Status and location, 1736

 

Agricultural Equipment Dealerships Act (No. 12)

First reading

Lingenfelter, 215

Second reading

Boyd, 231–4

D'Autremont, 217

Lingenfelter, 216

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Boyd, 237–40

Elhard, 235–7

Lingenfelter, 235–40

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 241

Royal Assent, 241

 

Agricultural implements See Farm machinery industry

 

Agricultural Implements Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 209), 191

First reading

Boyd, 116

Removal from order paper, 282

 

Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA), 63, 67, 166, 221, 226, 627, 2242, 2330

1998 vs 1999 program, changes, 1732

Applications, administration timeline, 1732–3

Funding

Putting into hands of farm families, 7, 141

Redirection See Farmers/Producers

Withdrawal, 7, 141, 226 See also Net Income Stabilization Account (NISA) – Top up

Withdrawal, petitions, 243, 274, 309

Allchurch, 243, 273

Bakken, 272

Bjornerud, 243, 272

Brkich, 243, 273

D'Autremont, 272

Harpauer, 273

Hart, 273

Heppner, 271

Julé, 207

Krawetz, 207, 271

Negative margins, addressing, 1732, 2242

Payments

1999, funding, adequacy

Boyd, 2113

Lingenfelter, 2113–14

1998 outstanding

Boyd, 19–20

Lingenfelter, 19–20

Claw back

Harpauer, 865–6

Hermanson, 866

Lingenfelter, 866–7

Red tape, federal, eliminating, 7

 

Agricultural input management program See Farmers/Producers – Input costs

 

Agricultural products See also Value added industries/products

Debranning plant, Rosthern See Highways and roads – Highway No. 312, gravel, reverting to, prevention, economic development impact

High quality, 7

New initiatives, 320

Unique and innovative, 8

 

Agricultural research, 368 See also Innovation Place, Saskatoon; Organic agriculture – Research, funding

Agricultural Sciences Month, April, proclamation, member's statement

Hagel, 518–19

Higgins, 886

 

Agriculture, 58, 90, 95, 164–5, 167, 220–1, 320 See also 4-H; Grain; Value added industries/products; Water Appeal Board – Environment and Resource Management Department, responsibility

Canada-Saskatchewan Agri-Infrastructure Program (CAIP) See Highways and roads – Highway No. 8; Highways and roads – Highway No. 368, construction, completion plans

Changing face, 156, 320, 377

Crisis, 25, 27, 53, 55, 63, 71, 85, 94, 99, 100, 126, 140, 145, 147, 156, 172, 191, 193, 195, 197, 397, 410, 627–33 See also Farm income; Farm safety net – Long-term; Trade – Agricultural – Equalization payment, federal government – $1 billion

Boyd, 1366–7

Lingenfelter, 1366–7

Emergency debate See Trade – Agricultural – Equalization payment, federal government – $1 billion

Families, impact, member's statement

Bakken, 16

Harpauer, 15

Harper, 16

Julé, 16

Wartman, 16–17

Farm delegation, 152, 221

Federal government's response, 7

Members See Action Committee on the Rural Economy – Establishment

Financial support, 379, 399, 404, 411, 2237

Hermanson, 17–19

Romanow, 17–19

Federal, delegation, unified voice, 97

United States and European Economic Union, competing with, 7

Government addressing, 191, 397

Hermanson, 21, 210–11, 247–8

Romanow, 21, 210–11, 248

Government commitments, Throne Speech

Lingenfelter, 867

Stewart, 867

Government support, 2324

Hermanson, 47–8

Romanow, 47–8

Providence Place, Moose Jaw, letter, member's statement

Stewart, 209

Issues

Complex and daunting, 7

Federal government, responsibility accepting to stand up internationally, 7

Provincial government

Beyond power of, 7

Response, taking steps, 7

Nisga'a Final Agreement, comparison, 91

Diversification, 156, 192, 368, 2330–1 See also Bison industry; Crop insurance – New crops, including; Crops – New; Elk industry; Ethanol; Farm Financial Stability Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 1); Food processing industry

Last Mountain Berry Farm, Southey district, member's statement

Van Mulligen, 1765–6

Federal government

Funding, 166, 191, 226

Hermanson, 79

Romanow, 79–80

Support, 377

Financial support, member's statement

Addley, 46

Funding, 141, 222, 377

Future, more prosperous, building, 8

Government assistance

Long-term See Farm safety net

Short-term package ($1 billion program), 66, 320, 626–7, 629–33 See also Farm income – Canada-Saskatchewan Adjustment Program (CSAP); Farm income – Net Income Stabilization Account (NISA); Farmers/Producers – Cash advance; Farmers/Producers – Tax relief

Short-term solutions, looking beyond, 320

Growth, 320

Long term success, government support See Value added industries/products – Equity capital

Marketing choices, 2330–1

Markets, downturn, 320

Ministers, meeting, December 8, 1999, Toronto See also above Federal government, funding

Ministers, meeting, December 8, 1999, Toronto, ministerial statement

Boyd, 116

Lingenfelter, 115–16

Opportunities, 320

Organic See Organic agriculture/food

Plan, 2330

Provincial government funding, 166

Special advisor, 7, 2240, 2330–2 See also Finance Department – A. W. Johnson Distinguished Chair in Public Policy; Trade – Talks, current

Success stories, 320

Western Canada Farm Progress Show, Regina, June 21-24, 2000, member's statement

Boyd, 2038

Nilson, 1974

 

Agriculture and Food Department See also Agriculture Department Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 24); Elk industry – Government programs

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 625–33, 1322–9, 1729–36, 2239–42, 2344

Boyd, 625–30, 632–3, 1322–9, 1729–35, 2241–2

Harpauer, 2239–40

Lingenfelter, 625–8, 630–3, 1322–9, 1729–36, 2239–42

Wall, 1736

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 2344

Farm stress line, funding, Women's Secretariat, 1226, 1293

Internet site, member's statement

Wartman, 130

Lands Branch, customers, payment extension, 8

Staff, 1734

User fees, 2240

 

Agriculture Committee See also Legislative Assembly – Recess

Appointment and membership, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 14

First report, M. (Lingenfelter) for concurrence

Lingenfelter, 35

Meeting to hear voices of farmers and rural leaders, leading to vote on emergency resolution, 7, 63, 65, 94, 147, 152, 156, 161, 195, 203–4

 

Agriculture Committee (federal)

Agricultural crisis, hearings, impact, member's statement

Yates, 78

 

Agriculture Department Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 24), 8

First reading

Lingenfelter, 645

Second reading

Boyd, 1781–2

D'Autremont, 765

Lingenfelter, 764–5

Peters, 870–1

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Boyd, 2125–6

Lingenfelter, 2126

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2128

Royal Assent, 2227

 

AIDA See Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program

 

Air ambulance See Ambulance service

 

Air quality See Livestock industry

 

Air transportation

Aviation fuel tax rate, reduction, 2318

 

Airports

Capital Assistance Program (ACAP), 1738 See also Highways and roads – Construction and maintenance – New construction, funding reduction

Fond-du-Lac and Wollaston Lake, surfacing, completion, 746

La Ronge See also below Projects

Safety improvement project, Airport Capital Assistance Program, 746

Northern Saskatchewan

Funding, federal vs. other airports, 1738–9

Improvements, funding, 1738

Projects, funding, 1738

 

Alameda dam

Recreational facilities and water rights, Souris Moose Mountain wildlife federation, negotiations, 2136

 

Alberta See Correctional centres – Oskana Community Correctional Centre, Regina; Firearms Act (C-68); Health care; Income tax – Rates; Maintenance orders; Mining industry – Motor vehicles, registration; Natural gas – Motor vehicles, registration; Oil industry – Motor vehicles, registration

 

Alberta Garment Manufacturing, Calgary See Garment manufacturing industry

 

Alcatel Canada Wire See Saskatchewan Power Corporation – Contract

 

Alcohol

Abuse, detox centre, establishment, Riversdale and Pleasant Hill, Saskatoon

Axworthy, 1209–10

Julé, 1209–10

Junor, 1210

Off-sale, review See Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 74)

 

Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 74)

First reading

Hamilton, 1390

Second reading

Eagles, 1715

Hamilton, 1559

Toth, 1560

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Eagles, 2059–60

Hamilton, 2059–60

Third reading

Hamilton, 2061–2

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 75)

First reading

Hamilton, 1390

Second reading, 1715

Hamilton, 1561

Toth, 1561

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Hamilton, 2060–1

Wall, 2060–1

Third reading

Hamilton, 2062

Royal Assent, 2227

 

ALS See Health care – ALS Week

 

Alzheimer's disease See Drugs and pharmaceuticals

 

Ambulance service, 24, 223 See also Assiniboine Valley Health District – Canora Ambulance Care and Duck Mountain Ambulance service; Highways and roads – Deterioration

Air ambulance

Birth of baby, member's statement

Belanger, 1266

Cost, 2176–7

Coordination, 2169

Province wide, 2064

Fees, 197–8

Standardization, 8, 120

Hospital admission, refusal, 372, 381, 2168–9, 2333

Esterhazy patient, 2171–2

Patients, cost, 2169–70

Social assistance recipients, cost, 1415, 1427

 

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis See Health care – ALS Week, June 19-23, 2000

 

Anguish, Doug (former MLA) See Oil industry – Sales tax, expansion, application, changes

 

Animal Identification Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 2)

First reading

Lingenfelter, 136

Second reading

Boyd, 1781

Brkich, 742–4

Hart, 623–5

Lingenfelter, 592–3

McMorris, 1319–21

Toth, 593

Weekes, 875–7

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Boyd, 2125

Lingenfelter, 2125

Stewart, 2125

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2128

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Annual reports See Government departments, agencies and Crown corporations

 

Antelope See Hunting

 

Apparel industry See Garment manufacturing industry

 

Apprenticeship and Trade Certification Commission, 203

 

Apprenticeship training, 319

Northern Saskatchewan, 92

 

Appropriation Act, 2000 (No. 1) (No. 21)

First reading

Cline, 599

Second reading

Cline, 599

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 599

Third reading

Cline, 599

Royal Assent, 599

 

Appropriation Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 72)

First reading

Cline, 1378

Second reading

Cline, 1378

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 1378

Third reading

Cline, 1378

Royal Assent, 1378

 

Appropriation Act, 2000 (No. 3) (No. 87)

First reading

Cline, 2349

Second reading

Cline, 2350

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 2350

Third reading

Cline, 2350

Royal Assent, 2350

 

Argentina See Health care – Models, out-of-province

 

Aricept See Drugs and pharmaceuticals – Alzheimer's disease

 

Armed forces See also Recreational sites – Lovering Lake, RCMP and army use, federal grants

National cadet biathlon, champions, member's statement

Draude, 699

Reserve Force Uniform Day, May 3, 2000, member's statement

Van Mulligen, 980

 

Art/Artists See also Saskatchewan Arts Board; Saskatchewan Centre of the Arts, Regina

Bazaart, 27th annual, 2000, MacKenzie Art Gallery, member's statement

Crofford, 1869

Cathedral Village Arts Festival, Regina, member's statement

Crofford, 1299

Jacquie Berting, Glass Wheat Field, salute to Canadian farmers, 157, 159

Joni Mitchell exhibit, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon, member's statement

Romanow, 2251

Prince Albert, Community Centre for the Visual and Performing Arts, fundraising campaign, contribution, Malcolm and Melba Jenkins, member's statement

Lautermilch, 979

 

Arts

Performing arts centre, Prince Albert, construction, member's statement

Wiberg, 2201–2

 

Assemblée communautaire fransaskoise See Francophones – Rendezvous 2000

 

Assiniboia, Sask. See Court houses – Closure

 

Assiniboine River basin See Hog industry – Expansion, Big Sky Farms, Rama area; Upper Assiniboine River Basin – Study

 

Assiniboine Valley Health District

Canora Ambulance Care and Duck Mountain Ambulance Care, Kamsack, purchase, intention, 1727–8

Krawetz, 2112–13

Romanow, 2112–13

 

Associated Entities Fund See Casinos – Revenue

 

ATCO Power Ltd. See Electricity – Co-generation – SaskPower International and ATCO Power of Alberta

 

Athabasca seasonal road See Highways and roads

 

Atwater, Sask. See Highways and roads – Construction and maintenance – Volunteer repair crews

 

Autism See Children

 

Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 35)

First reading

Nilson, 1095

Second reading

Brkich, 1626–7

D'Autremont, 1190–1

Heppner, 1850–1

Nilson, 1188–90

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Heppner, 1941–2

Nilson, 1941–2

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 1952

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 232)

First reading

Heppner, 704

 

Automobile and highway safety See also Highways and roads – Gravel, reverting to; Highways and roads – Highway No. 11, Pasqua Street interchange

Fatalities, increase, member's statement

McMorris, 277

Improvement, 745

 

Automobiles See Motor vehicles

 

Aviation fuel See Air transportation

 

Avonlea, Sask. See Dams – Avonlea, repair and reconstruction

 

 

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Balanced Budget Act, 2000 (No. 207)

First reading

Krawetz, 1445

 

Baldock, Charlie See Income tax - Personal Income Tax Review Committee (PITRC) - Members

 

Baltzan, Dr. Mark See Medicine - Innovators

 

Band schools See Students - Aboriginal, non-attendance

 

Bank of Montreal See Credit unions

 

Bank of Nova Scotia

Choiceland, closure, member's statement

Wiberg, 780

 

Bankruptcies

United States See Health care - Privatization, United States

 

Banks and banking- See Credit unions; Student loans - Administration

 

Bats- See also Regina General Hospital - Maternity ward

Rabid, member's statement

Van Mulligen, 247

 

Battered women See Women

 

Battlefords, The See Highways and roads - Bridges, North Saskatchewan River, the Battlefords

 

Battlefords, The constituency See Economy - Growth

 

Battlefords Health District

Review

Atkinson, 674

Bakken, 674

 

Battlefords Union Hospital See Hospitals

 

Bazaart See Art/Artists

 

Bear Necessities Productions Inc., Regina See Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation - Investments, conflict of interest, Regina Motion Picture Video and Sound

 

Beef industry- See also Cattle Marketing Deductions Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 42); Highways and roads - Highway No. 15 - Semans to Highway No. 20 - Economic development, impact

4-H beef annual show and sale, Prince Albert, member's statement

Wiberg, 1617

Western Beef Development Centre, Saskatchewan producers' field day, 2nd annual, Termuende Research Farm, Lanigan, member's statement

Addley, 2073

 

Bellator Exploration Inc., Calgary See Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation - Loans

 

Bellegarde, Chief Perry See Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department, minister, consultation with Chief Perry Bellegarde

 

Berting, Jacquie See Art/Artists

 

Betaseron See Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Multiple sclerosis, secondary progressive

 

Bettker, Rudolph See Rehabilitation centres - Day program, lack of

 

Big Gully Regional Economic Development Authority See Municipalities - Legislative renewal - Garcea and Stabler reports, review

 

Big River, Sask. See Health care - Centres

 

Big Sky Farms See Hog industry - Expansion

 

Biggar, Sask. See Parks - Sandra Schmirler Olympic Gold Park, Biggar

 

Bill C-68 See Firearms Act (C-68)

 

Bills, private see titles of particular Bills (Royal Assent denoted by *)

*No. 301. Mennonite Central Committee Saskatchewan Act. Lorjé.

*No. 302. Renaming of The Regina Golf Club Act. Wartman.

*No. 303. Saskatchewan Roman Catholic Dioceses Reorganization Act. Thomson.

 

Bills, public see titles of particular Bills (Royal Assent denoted by *)

*No. 1. Farm Financial Stability Amdt. Act, 1999. Lingenfelter.

*No. 2. Animal Identification Amdt. Act, 1999. Lingenfelter.

*No. 3. Health Labour Relations Reorganization Amdt. Act, 1999. Crofford.

*No. 4. Saskatchewan Pension Plan Amdt. Act, 1999. Cline.

*No. 5. Parks Amdt. Act, 1999. Belanger.

*No. 6. Mentally Disordered Persons Amdt. Act, 1999. Axworthy.

*No. 7. Student Assistance and Student Aid Fund Amdt. Act, 1999. Hagel.

No. 8. Department of Post-Secondary Education and Skills Training Act. Hagel.

*No. 9. Child and Family Services Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 2). Van Mulligen.

*No. 10. Department of Health Amdt. Act, 1999. Atkinson.

No. 11. Electronic Information and Documents Act. Axworthy.

*No. 12. Agricultural Equipment Dealerships Act. Lingenfelter.

*No. 13. Education Amdt. Act, 2000. Melenchuk.

*No. 14. Film Employment Tax Credit Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 15. Department of Justice Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy

*No. 16. Justice Statutes (Consumer Protection) Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy

*No. 17. Child Care Amdt. Act, 2000. Van Mulligen.

*No. 18. Public Employees Pension Plan Amdt. Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 19. Saskatchewan Telecommunications Amdt. Act, 2000. Nilson.

*No. 20. Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation Amdt. Act, 2000. Nilson.

*No. 21. Appropriation Act, 2000 (No. 1). Cline.

*No. 22. Local Improvements Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 23. Planning and Development Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 24. Department of Agriculture Amdt. Act, 2000. Lingenfelter

*No. 25. Irrigation Amdt. Act, 2000. Sonntag.

*No. 26. Tabling of Documents Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 27. Certified Management Accountants Act. Cline.

*No. 28. Ombudsman and Children's Advocate Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 29. Residential Tenancies Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 30. Vital Statistics Amdt. Act, 2000. Junor.

*No. 31. Police Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 32. Municipal Employees' Pension Amdt. Act, 2000. Cline

*No. 33. Provincial Emblems and Honours Amdt. Act, 2000. Hillson

*No. 34. Saskatchewan Evidence Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 35. Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2). Nilson.

*No. 36. Motor Carrier Amdt. Act, 2000. Nilson.

*No. 37. Public Libraries Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 38. Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 39. Department of Post-Secondary Education and Skills Training, Act. 2000. Hagel

*No. 40. Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies Act. Hagel.

*No. 41. Medical Profession Amdt. Act, 2000. Atkinson

*No. 42. Cattle Marketing Deductions Amdt. Act, 2000. Lingenfelter.

*No. 43. Summary Offences Procedure Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy

*No. 44. Insurance Premiums Tax Amdt. Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 45. Fuel Tax Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 46. Tobacco Tax Amdt. Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 47. Power Corporation Superannuation Amdt. Act, 2000. Nilson.

*No. 48. Adult Guardianship and Co-decision-making Act. Axworthy.

*No. 49. Highways and Transportation Amdt. Act, 2000. Sonntag.

*No. 50. Interpretation Amdt Act, 2000. Axworthy

*No. 51. Interpretation Act Consequential Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy

*No. 52. Wildlife Amdt. Act, 2000. Belanger.

*No. 53. Wildlife Act Consequential Amdt. Act, 2000. Belanger.

*No. 54. Vehicle Administration Amdt. Act, 2000 (No 2). Nilson.

*No. 55. Land Titles Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 56. Land Titles Consequential Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy

*No. 57. Land Surveys Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 58. Condominium Property Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 59. Construction Industry Labour Relations Amdt. Act, 2000. Crofford.

*No. 60. Forest Resources Management Amdt. Act, 2000. Belanger.

*No. 61. Engineering and Geoscience Professions Amdt. Act, 2000. Sonntag.

*No. 62. Miscellaneous Statutes Repeal (Regulatory Reform) Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 63. Legal Aid Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 64. Fiscal Stabilization Fund Act. Cline.

*No. 65. Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000. Nilson.

*No. 66. Personal Property Security Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 67. Northern Municipalities Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 68. Rural Municipality Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 69. Urban Municipality Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 70. Education (Elimination of Business Tax) Amdt. Act, 2000. Serby.

*No. 71. Health Districts Amdt. Act, 2000. Atkinson.

*No. 72. Appropriation Act, 2000 (No. 2). Cline.

*No. 73. Licensed Practical Nurses Act, 2000. Atkinson.

*No. 74. Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000. Hamilton.

*No. 75. Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2). Hamilton.

*No. 76. Research Council Amdt. Act, 2000. Lautermilch.

*No. 77. Saskatchewan Human Rights Code Amdt. Act, 2000. Axworthy

*No. 78. Highway Traffic Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2). Nilson

*No. 79. Saskatchewan Centre of the Arts Act, 2000. Crofford

*No. 80. Court of Appeal Act, 2000. Axworthy.

*No. 81. Income Tax Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 82. Income Tax Amdt. Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 83. Income Tax Consequential Amdt. Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 84. Education and Health Tax Amdt. Act, 2000. Cline.

*No. 85. Post-Secondary Graduate Tax Credit Act. Hagel.

*No. 86. Wood River Constituency By-election Act. Lingenfelter.

*No. 87. Appropriation Act, 2000 (No. 3). Cline.

*No. 88. Saskatoon Riversdale Constituency By-election Act. Serby.

*No. 89. Regina Elphinstone Constituency By-election Act. Serby.

No. 201. Four-year Taxation Plan Act. Hermanson.

No. 202. Respect for Constituents Act. Hermanson.

No. 203. Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Amdt. Act, 2000. Hermanson.

No. 205. Accountability of Subsidiaries of Subsidiary Crown Corporations Act. Heppner.

No. 206. Protection of Children Involved in Prostitution Act. Julé.

No. 207. Balanced Budget Act, 2000. Krawetz.

No. 208. Government Accountability Act. Krawetz.

No. 209. Agricultural Implements Amdt. Act, 1999. Boyd.

No. 210. Health Ombudsman Act. Gantefoer.

No. 211. Health-care Funding Audit Act. Gantefoer.

No. 212. Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000 (Appointment of Directors). Toth.

No. 215. Referendum and Plebiscite Amdt. Act, 2000. Wall.

No. 216. Justice System Review Act. Wall.

No. 218. Saskatchewan Farm Security Amdt. Act, 2000. Bjornerud.

No. 219. Saskatchewan Property Rights Act. D'Autremont.

No. 220. Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Amdt. Act, 2000 (Votes of Confidence). McMorris

No. 221. Crown Construction Tendering Agreement Nullification Act. Weekes.

No. 222. Crown Corporation Managers' and Permanent Heads' Salaries Act. Brkich.

No. 223. Trade Union Amdt. Act, 2000. Harpauer.

No. 224. Regulatory Reform Act. Wakefield.

No. 225. Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000 (Foreign Investments). Wiberg.

No. 226. Crown Corporations' Rates Review Act. Hart.

No. 228. Crown Corporations Disclosure Act. Kwiatkowski.

No. 229. Children's Law Amdt. Act, 2000. Draude.

No. 230. Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000 (Referendums). Allchurch.

No. 231. Fire-fighter Protection from Liability Act. Wall.

No. 232. Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000. Heppner.

No. 233. Democratic Unionism Act. Weekes.

No. 234. Trade Union Amdt. Act, 2000 (Freedom of Speech in the Workplace). Weekes

No. 235. Sex Offender Registry Act. Julé.

 

Biomedical waste See Hazardous waste - Sanitec Canada

 

Biosphere reserves See United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Redberry Lake

 

Bird, Dickson See Hospitals - Battlefords Union Hospital, patient

 

Bison industry

Saskatchewan Bison Association Summer Field Days, Weyburn, June 23-25, 2000, member's statement

Wartman, 2202-3

 

Blaine Lake, Sask. See Health care - Blaine Lake Medical Clinic, physician position, petitions

 

Blakeney, Allan (former Premier) See Health care

 

Blaker, Vernon See Correctional centres - Oskana Community Correctional Centre, Regina, Alberta parolees

 

Blood See Canadian Blood Services - Funding

 

Blood, tainted See Health care - Hepatitis C, victims compensation

 

Board of Internal Economy

Membership

Speaker, 217

 

Books- See also Reading materials

Canada Book Day, April 27, 2000, member's statement

Van Mulligen, 885-56

 

Border Health Centre, Climax See Health care - Centres

 

Botting, Dale See Small business - Saskatoon

 

Bourgault Industries, St. Brieux See Farm machinery industry

 

Bowen, Gail See Writers - Regina Lakeview constituency

 

Boyd (Bert) report See Health care - Services, Cupar, availability

 

Bracken, Sask. See Highways and roads - Highway No. 18 - Gravel, reverting to

 

Bravery See Honours and awards - Governor General's Medal of Bravery

 

Brazil See Health care - Models, out-of-province

 

Brew pub industry

Review See Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 74)

 

Bridges See Highways and roads

 

Bridging program See Social assistance recipients - Work experience

 

Briercrest, Sask. See Highways and roads - Highway No. 339 - Gravel, reverting to

 

Brown, Norm See Workers' Compensation Board - Members

 

Brown, Shelley See Income tax - Personal Income Tax Review Committee (PITRC) - Members

 

Bryce, Donna See Legislative Assembly - Clerk, attachment, Legislative Assembly of Ontario

 

Budget

Balanced, 26, 58, 62, 71, 96, 162, 219, 367 See also Balanced Budget Act, 2000 (No. 207); Government - Services, better; Government expenditures - Debt, reduction; Taxation - Lower, investment

Seventh consecutive, 162, 171, 318, 352, 353, 381, 396, 407, 410

Consultation, 97, 344

Deficit

Elimination, 170-1, 353, 381, 396, 2339

Prevention See Fiscal Stabilization Fund - Establishment

Finance Minister's statement, quote, member's statement

Wall, 840

Impact, 324

Cline, 675-6

Hermanson, 674-5

Presentation and response, respect for tradition, member's statement

D'Autremont, 310

Previous budgets and finance ministers, member's statement

Trew, 311

Priorities, public consultation, 8

Public opinion poll, Hollinger Saskatchewan newspapers

Boyd, 1268

Hermanson, 1266-8

Lingenfelter, 1266, 1268

MacKinnon, 1267-8

Surplus, 367

Investment See Government - Services, better; Government expenditures - Debt, reduction; Taxation - Lower, investment

 

Budget (March 29, 2000), 317-23- See also particular subjects

Cline, 317-23

Debate, 323-5, 336-57, 366-86, 396-419, 421-46, 458-81, 483-511, 523-44

Speakers:

Addley, 483-8

Allchurch, 499-501

Atkinson, 508-11

Bakken, 397-9

Bjornerud, 434-7

Boyd, 529-35

Brkich, 438-40

Cline, 541-4

Crofford, 368-71

D'Autremont, 379-80

Draude, 406-8

Eagles, 421-2

Elhard, 505-8

Gantefoer, 339-43

Goulet, 422-7

Hagel, 490-9

Hamilton, 374-9

Harpauer, 458-61

Harper, 475-8

Hart, 488-90

Heppner, 371-4

Hermanson, 323-5, 336-9

Higgins, 437-8

Hillson, 429-34

Julé, 462-6

Junor, 501-5

Kasperski, 415-19, 421

Kowalsky, 461-2

Kwiatkowski, 443-6, 458

Lautermilch, 440-3

Lorjé, 343-8

McMorris, 356-7, 366-8

Melenchuk, 527-9

Peters, 524-7

Prebble, 466-71

Stewart, 427-9

Thomson, 399-406

Toth, 478-81

Trew, 351-6

Van Mulligen, 535-9

Wakefield, 539-41

Wall, 411-15

Wartman, 408-11

Weekes, 471-5

Wiberg, 348-51

Yates, 380-6, 396-7

M. (Cline) to resolve into Committee of Finance, 323; amdt. (Hermanson) 339

M. (Lingenfelter) to resume debate March 30, 2000

Lingenfelter, 325

 

Buffalo Pound See Highways and roads - Bridges, Damage, water flow from Diefenbaker Lake to Buffalo Pound, through the Qu'Appelle River

 

Buffalo Pound Provincial Park See Parks Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 5)

 

Building independence: investing in families See Families

 

Buses See Vehicle Administration Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 54)

 

Business, 407- See also Economy - Growth - Continuing to build; Employment development - Continuing to build; Small business; Women - Entrepreneurs, research, Women's Secretariat; Youth

Aboriginal partnerships, 9

Battlefords Business Excellence (BBEX) Awards. 2000, member's statement

Hillson, 980

Climate, 340

Confidence, building, 88-9

Danka Office Imaging Company Inc., call centre, relocation, Regina, member's statement

Yates, 1867-8

Employees, keeping on payroll because of job loss due to technological change, Labour Relations Board, powers, 1857

Government role, 2341-2

Investment, 2342

Opportunities, 55, 349 See also Indians/First Nations

Paragon Awards, 1st Annual, Regina Chamber of Commerce, member's statement

Kasperski, 1232

Samuel McLeod Awards, Prince Albert, member's statement

Lautermilch, 862

Wiberg, 699

Saskatoon Achievement in Business Excellence (SABEX) awards, 2000, member's statement

Addley, 1264

Wakefield, 1264-5

Swift Current Achievement in Business Excellence (SCABEX) awards, member's statement

Addley, 1277

Wall, 1335

Taxation, 191, 321 See also Education (Elimination of Business Tax) Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 70)

 

By-elections- See also Regina Elphinstone Constituency By-election Act (No. 89); Saskatoon Riversdale Constituency By-election Act (No. 88); Wood River constituency

Alberta, Edmonton Highlands constituency, member's statement

Yates, 1764

British Columbia, Delta South constituency, New Democratic Party results

Boyd, 78

Newfoundland, St. John's West constituency, member's statement

Yates, 1233

 

 

C

Cabinet ministers

Liberal Party members, appointment, 2316

Powers and duties, ability to exercise through officials See Interpretation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 50)

 

CAIP See Canada-Saskatchewan Agri-Infrastructure Program (CAIP)

 

Cameco Corporation See Uranium industry - Environment protection, regulations

 

Cameron, Stan See Workers' Compensation Board - Chairman

 

Camp Easter Seal See Hospitals - Watrous

 

Can-Oat Milling, Saskatoon See Highways and roads - Highway No. 11

 

Canada Foundation for Innovation- See High technology - Canadian Light Source synchrotron project, Saskatoon; Innovation and Science Fund

 

Canada Health Act, 2320 See also Health care - Accessibility; Health care - Reciprocal agreements, Alberta; Hospital waiting lists

Gantefoer, 1809-10

Romanow, 1809-10

 

Canada Life See Insurance

 

Canada Post Corporation See Sports - Curling

 

Canada-Saskatchewan Adjustment Program (CSAP), 626-7

Harpauer, 938-9

Lingenfelter, 938-9

Eligibility criteria, 1733

Member's statement

Harper, 1089-90, 1807

Wartman, 1265, 1334, 1473

 

Canada-Saskatchewan Agreement on Labour Market Development See Training programs - Skills training benefit, funding

 

Canada-Saskatchewan Agri-Infrastructure Program (CAIP) See Agriculture

 

Canada-Saskatchewan Western Economic Partnership Agreement (WEPA) See Farm machinery industry - Western Canada Testing Inc., Humboldt, funding; Tourism - Workers, training program, funding

 

Canadian Armed Forces

Cadets, Caring for Canada events, member's statement

Jones, 1764

Toth, 1765

Naval reserve division, HMCS Queen, Regina, open house, member's statement

Nilson, 2143

 

Canadian Bible College and Theological Seminary, Regina See Colleges

 

Canadian Blood Services

Funding, 2064-5

 

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

National broadcast, 30-minute, followed by 30-minute local supper time broadcast, member's statement

Thomson, 1385

Regional broadcasting network, strong, independent, importance to national unity, M. (Thomson); amdt. (Wall)

Lorjé, 1254-6

McMorris, 1258-9

Thomson, 1252-4

Wall, 1256-8

 

Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment See Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Alzheimer's disease, Aricept

 

Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation See Central Plains Health District - Accreditation

 

Canadian Cowboys Association

Committee Person of the Year award recipient, Dale Whitford, Rose Valley, member's statement

Draude, 362

 

Canadian fuel project See Fuel Tax Act, 2000 (No. 45)

 

Canadian Institute for Health Information See Health care - Saskatoon; Health care - Statistics, Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health Care in Canada 2000: A First Annual Report See Health care - Review

 

Canadian International Development Agency See International co-operation - Yeltsin Democracy Fellowship Program

 

Canadian Light Source, Saskatoon See High technology

 

Canadian National Railway Company See Grain transportation - Freight rates, increase, 2000-2001 crop year

 

Canadian Pacific Railway See Heritage - Grants

 

Canadian Police Information Centre (CPIC)- See also Sexual offenders - Registry

Information sources, 1893

 

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) See Saskatchewan Telecommunications

Regulations See Saskatchewan Telecommunications Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 19); Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 20)

 

Canadian Transportation Agency

See Grain transportation - Freight rates, increase, 2000-2001 crop year

 

Canadian Wheat Board, 397, 628-9, 1326-9, 2327, 2331- See also Grain transportation - Measures to improve

Organic grains, herbs and spices, marketing, 2240

 

Cancer

Acute monoblastic leukemia, Chantel Marie Saccucci, Hafford, bone marrow transplant, member's statement

Weekes, 389

Breast, 121

Chemotherapy, outreach, Humboldt, Kerrobert, Estevan, Outlook, 2321

Month, designation, April, member's statement

Addley, 451

National Cancer Survivors Day, June 2, 2000, member's statement

Higgins, 1532-3

Patients, Victoria Hospital, Prince Albert, Hilrom bed, fundraiser, Tannice Thompson, member's statement

Wiberg, 1300

Prevention, 121

Research, bike trip, Renee Stuckel, Lake Lenore in memory of aunt, Arlene Meyer, member's statement

Julé, 360

Surgery, 2320

T-cell lymphoma, patient, Edward Ens, Codette, treatment, funding, 228-9, 341-2, 1724-5

Atkinson, 48-50

Gantefoer, 48-50

Tumour, bowel, spreading to liver, A. Lavalley

Bakken, 1387-8

Romanow, 1387-8

 

CanGro Processors Ltd. See Livestock feed industry

 

Canora, Sask. See Telephones - Installation rates, rural communities; Water quality

 

Canora Ambulance Care See Assiniboine Valley Health District

 

Canora School Division See Crystal Lakes School Division - Amalgamation

 

Capital spending

Public and private, increase, 2342

 

Car Corner See Motor vehicles - Used, sales tax

 

Carbon dioxide See Oil industry; Regina Research Park - International Test Centre for Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Capture

 

Career and employment service offices See Employment

 

Caring Canadian Award See Honours and awards - Governor General's Caring Canadian Award

 

Carlton Trail Regional College See Schools - Construction and maintenance, joint-use facilities, Humboldt Collegiate Institute and Carlton Trail Regional College, funding

 

Carpentry See Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology, Woodland Campus - Carpentry course, exam content vs. course content

 

Carrot River, Sask. See Health care - Facilities, 24-hour integrated; Hospitals - Closure

 

Casinos- See also Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority

Revenue

Associated Entities Fund See also Métis - Ombudsman office, establishment Plan, researcher, expenses, reimbursement

Grants, member's statement

Trew, 1439-40

First Nations Fund

Audit, 1752-3

Trustees, directing to allow auditor to carry out responsibilities

Bjornerud, 2075-7

Eagles, 281-2, 553, 1505-6

Hamilton, 553

Serby, 281-2, 1505-6, 2075-7

Establishment, 1752

 

CAT scan See Health care - Computerized axial tomography (CAT) scan

 

Cattle industry See Beef industry

 

Cattle Marketing Deductions Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 42)

First reading

Van Mulligen, 1154

Second reading

Boyd, 1927

Lingenfelter, 1316

Toth, 1316-17

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Boyd, 2126-7

Lingenfelter, 2127

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2128

Royal Assent, 2227

 

CBC See Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

 

CCOHTA See Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment

 

CCTA See Crown Construction Tendering Agreement

 

Cellular phones See Telephones

 

Centenary Capital Fund, 367, 369, 383, 385, 397- See also Airports - Northern Saskatchewan, funding, federal; Environment - Cleanup, funding; Heritage - Properties, upgrading; Highways and roads - Funding; Housing - Social -- Funding; Municipalities - Infrastructure - Funding; Northern Saskatchewan - Funding; Parks - Upgrading; Rail transportation/Railways - Funding; Regional colleges - Funding; Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies - Proposed; Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology - Funding; Schools - Capital improvements, funding; Transportation - Funding; Universities - Capital investment

Establishment, goals, 1991

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1991-6

Cline, 1991-6

Krawetz, 1992-5

Wakefield, 1991-2, 1995-6

Funding, 321, 354, 1992

Allocation, 1995

Municipal Affairs, Culture and Housing Department

Coordination role, 1993

Projects

Application deadline, 1993

Funding, 1994

Projects

Choice and allocation, 1992

Eligibility

Concepts involving municipalities, economic development, housing, 1994-5

Funding vs departmental budgets, expansion, 1991-2

Multi-year, 1995

Regional parks, capital improvements, eligibility, 1995

 

Centennial 2005

Celebrations See also Centenary Capital Fund

Bicycle trip across Saskatchewan, ministerial statement (Hillson)

D'Autremont, 2148

Hillson, 2148

Celebrations, ministerial statement, (Hillson)

Hermanson, 1445

Hillson, 1444-5

 

Central Butte, Sask. See Hospitals

 

Central Plains Health District See also Health care - Facilities, 1999-2000 Health Capital Review - Project Rating Summary, individual projects, status, update; Hospitals - St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Humboldt

Accreditation

Atkinson, 182-3

Julé, 182-3

 

Centre of the Arts, Regina See Saskatchewan Centre of the Arts Act, 2000 (No. 79)

 

Certified Management Accountants Act (No. 27)

First reading

Cline, 704

Second reading

Cline, 817-18

Hart, 1216-17

Toth, 818

Wakefield, 1576-7

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 1686-8

Wakefield, 1686-8

Third reading

Cline, 1690

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Channel Lake Petroleum Ltd.

Natural gas, trading activities, 2341

Sale, 399

 

Child abuse, 121- See also Abuse and Exploitation of Children through the Sex Trade Prevention Committee; Child protection - Investigation procedures; Prostitution - Child prostitution

Children's complaint investigation procedures, proper before removing children from home, 1431-2

Listening to children, 1429

 

Child action plan See Children - Action plan for children

 

Child and Family Services Act See Foster care - Children, participation rights

 

Child and Family Services Amdt. Act, 1999

Julé, 111-12

Van Mulligen, 111-12

 

Child and Family Services Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 2) (No. 9)

First reading

Van Mulligen, 185

Second reading

Eagles, 1718

Van Mulligen, 299-300

Wakefield, 682-4, 1321-2

Wiberg, 818-21

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Eagles, 1949

Van Mulligen, 1949-50

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 1952

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Child care- See also Children - Caregivers, stay-at-home

Child Care Week, May 15-19, 2000, member's statement

Jones, 1278

Family home, Kindersley, spaces, expansion, 1025-6

Funding, 6, 87, 370

 

Child Care Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 17), 6

First reading

Van Mulligen, 523

Second reading

Draude, 1483-4

Eagles, 1719-20

McMorris, 821-4

Van Mulligen, 610-11

Wakefield, 706-10

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Toth, 1950-1

Van Mulligen, 1950-1

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 1952

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Child custody See Child protection - Non-custodial parent, visiting rights; Indians/First Nations - Off-reserve/On reserve

 

Child labour

Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999, ratification, ministerial statement (Crofford)

Crofford, 185

Weekes, 185

 

Child poverty, 5, 1958, 2341- See also Children - Action plan for children; Social assistance - Caseload, reduction, continuing, recognition

Reduction, 62, 125, 163, 345, 382, 397

Anti-poverty coalition, campaign 2000 comment, 319

 

Child protection

Case workers

Shortage, 1429

Training, 1141-2, 1429

Workload, assistance, 1429

Families, working with to prevent children from coming into care, 1429-30

Investigation procedures, 1139-40

Listening to the children, 1141

Non-custodial parent, visiting rights, reinstatement, 1956-7

 

Child tax credit See Income - Child tax credit, federal

 

Child Welfare League of America See Foster care - Vs. kinship care

 

Children

Accident prevention, 121

Action plan for children, 24, 96, 163, 188, 319, 2341 See also Children - Early childhood intervention; Children - Nutrition programs; Children - School allowances; Housing - Social; Youth - Teenage - Mothers, infant care

Model of success, attracting national and international attention, 319

Opportunities extending regardless of financial circumstances, government commitment, 319

Autistic, programs, funding, 198

Caregivers, stay-at-home, 25

Child Find Saskatchewan Green Ribbon of Hope campaign, member's statement

Addley, 1334

Julé, 1333-4

Chili for Children, fundraising dinner, member's statement

Lingenfelter, 1062

Clothing, sales tax exemption, 322, 412

Disabled, camp fees, respite care fees, use, 1959

Early childhood intervention, 319, 370

Early development discussion paper Building on Community Success: Creating a Long Term Plan for Saskatchewan's Youngest Children and Their Families See Child care - Child Care Week, May 15-19, 2000

Early intervention and support, commitment, 7 See also Schools - Community schools program; Schools - Pre-kindergarten program

Education See also Education; Education, post-secondary - Accessibility

Families saving for, assistance, goal, 6

Families, raising, assistance, goal, 6

Future, bright, looking forward to while staying in Saskatchewan, 6, 9, 385, 396 See also Education, post-secondary; Training programs

Health care, emphasis, 8

Hunger, 87, 125 See also Schools - Community schools - Enhancement

In care See Child protection - Investigation procedures; Foster care

Jobs, good, securing, assistance, goal, 6, 385

Living with dignity and independence, support, 319

Medical needs See Families - Work - Leave

Most in need, support, 319

Most vulnerable, education, opportunities to benefit fully See above Early intervention and support

National agenda, 87

Making reality, 6

National Child Benefit, 1020, 1958

National child tax benefit, 2341

National tax benefit, 1959

Nutrition programs, 319

Saskatchewan Child Benefit, 1020

Saskatchewan tax benefit, 1959

School allowances, 319

School supplies, cost assistance, 1959-60

Sexual abuse, 58 See also Prostitution - Child prostitution

Tobacco use

Impact See Tobacco Control Committee

Prevention See also Tobacco - Control, legislation

Legislation, petitions, 1762, 2299

Eagles, 2297

Elhard, 2243

Van Mulligen, 1706-7

 

Children's Advocate- See also Ombudsman and Children's Advocate Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 28)

Appointment, M. (Van Mulligen); amdt. (Toth)

Toth, 588-9

Van Mulligen, 588

Children and Youth in Care Review: Listen to their Voices See Foster care

Estimates, committee referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

 

Children's Law Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 229)

First reading

Draude, 1979

 

Ching, Don See LCL Cable Communications Ltd.

 

Christmas

Greetings, Knights of Columbus of Saskatchewan, member's statement

Weekes, 247

 

Christopher Lake nature area, protection See Parks Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 5)

 

Churchbridge Rural Municipality See Water - Drainage, ditches, Churchbridge Rural Municipality, legal action, against

 

Cigarettes See Tobacco Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 46)

 

Cigars See Tobacco Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 46)

 

CIHI See Canadian Institute for Health Information

 

CILRA See Construction Industry Labour Relations Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 59)

 

Citizens- See also Legislative Assembly

Alienation from government, 6

Citizenship court, new millennium, Charles School, Prince Albert, member's statement

Wiberg, 1276

Lakeland community, 1999 Citizen of the Year, Annette Heisler, member's statement

Wiberg, 518

Long-term needs, response See Fiscal Stabilization Fund - Establishment

Money putting back into pockets, 321

Prince Albert, 1999 Citizen of the Year, Howard Gange, Anglin Lake, member's statement

Wiberg, 452-3

Swift Current, recognition, member's statement

Wall, 1552

 

City Hospital, Saskatoon

Eye Care Centre (Ophthalmology), financial contribution, Ron Bell, Humboldt, member's statement

Julé, 1206

 

Civil service See Public service

 

Clark, Ron See Natural gas - Pipeline, expansion, Goodsoil to Rosetown

 

Claybank, Sask. See Manufacturing industry

 

Clearwater Provincial Park See Parks Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 5)

 

Clifton Associates, Saskatoon See Information technology - Envista Technologies; Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation - Investments

 

Climax, Sask. See Health care - Centres, Border Health Centre, Climax; Highways and roads - Highway No. 18

 

CLR See Construction Labour Relations Association of Saskatchewan Inc.

 

Cluff Lake See Uranium industry - Employee layoffs

 

CO2 See Oil industry; Regina Research Park - International Test Centre for Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Capture

 

Co-operatives, 26, 90- See also Economy - Growth - Continuing to build; Employment development - Continuing to build; Housing - New Beginnings Housing Co-operative

Banner year, member's statement

Yates, 1500-1

Bread and Roses and Healing Co-operative, Saskatoon, funding, member's statement

Jones, 1149

Development, objectives and departmental role, 1031

Moose Jaw Co-op Centre, grand opening, member's statement

Higgins, 751

New generation, 320

Retail, rural communities, union contract

Crofford, 184

Weekes, 184

Rural communities, 1032

 

Coalition government See Government - Coalition

 

Codette, Sask. See Cancer - T-cell lymphoma, patient, Edward Ens

 

Cody, Don See Forest industry - Prince Albert Pulp and Paper, Weyerhaeuser

 

Cogema Resources Incorporated See Uranium industry - Environment protection, regulations

 

Collective bargaining See Teachers

Local control See Co-operatives - Retail, rural communities, union contract

 

Colleges

Canadian Bible College and Theological Seminary, Regina, relocation, Calgary, member's statement

Hart, 390

 

Collins, Neil See Saskatchewan Power Corporation - Board of directors, appointment

 

Commerce

Electronic, expanding, growth, promotion See Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000 (No. 38)

Relationships, electronic, basic legal framework See Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000 (No. 38)

 

Commission on Medicare See Medicare Commission

 

Committees

Deputy Chair, Peter Prebble, appointment, M. (Romanow)

Romanow, 13

 

Committees, all-party See Abuse and Exploitation of Children through the Sex Trade Prevention Committee; Tobacco Control Committee

 

Committees, select standing

Members

First report, Select Special Committee, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 177

Nominations by Select Special Committee, M. (Romanow)

Romanow, 10

 

Committees, special See Abuse and Exploitation of Children through the Sex Trade Prevention Committee; Regulations Committee; Rules and Procedures Committee; Tobacco Control Committee

 

Committees, standing See Agriculture Committee; Communication Committee; Crown Corporations Committee; Estimates Committee; Private members' Bills Committee; Public Accounts Committee

 

Commodity prices See Agriculture - Crisis

 

Communication Committee

First report, 1804

First report, M. (Trew) for concurrence

Trew, 1804

Legislative Library, annual report, referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 13-14

Records retention and disposal, referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 14

 

Communications See Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology - TRLabs information and communication technology

 

Communities, 222, 406- See also Economy - Growth - Continuing to build; Education, post-secondary - Accessibility - Affordable, public consultation; Employment development - Continuing to build; Northern communities

Economic development, strengthening, 6

Fiscal development See Planning and Development Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 23)

Infrastructure See Centenary Capital Fund

Lampman, swimming pool, fundraiser and debt elimination, member's statement

D'Autremont, 1553

Ponteix, twinning, Ponteix-Aydat, France, member's statement

Lingenfelter, 1472

Safer, 224, 369 See also Police services - Additional police officers

Tugaske, general store, rebuilding and grand opening, member's statement

Brkich, 1678

Upgrading and modernizing, federal-provincial-municipal program, continuing to develop, 321

Viability, 55

 

Community-based organizations See Disabled and handicapped persons - Residential vocational services, staffing ratios, managers, removing

Funding See Social Services Department - Community Living Division

 

Community living See Social Services Department - Community Living Division

 

Community schools See Schools - Community

 

Community works program See Social assistance recipients - Work experience

 

Computerized axial tomography (CAT) scan See Health care - Computerized axial tomography (CAT) scans

 

Con-Force Investments See Potato industry - Storage facilities, Con-Force Investments, role

 

Condolences

Communication, M. (Romanow)

Romanow, 270

Davies, William Gwynne (Bill) (former MLA), M. (Romanow)

Cline, 269-70

Crofford, 268

Hagel, 264-6

Hamilton, 268-9

Higgins, 263-4

Krawetz, 263

Romanow, 260-3

Stewart, 263

Trew, 270

Van Mulligen, 266-8

MacFarlane, Douglas Thomas (former MLA), M. (Romanow)

Melenchuk, 254-5

Romanow, 253-4

Toth, 255

McNeill, Gordon James (former MLA), M. (Romanow)

Addley, 259-60

Allchurch, 259

Krawetz, 257-8

Romanow, 256-7

Sonntag, 258-9

 

Condominium Property Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 58)

First reading

Axworthy, 1305-6

Second reading

Axworthy, 1542

Bjornerud, 1923

Toth, 1542

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2232

Wall, 2232

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2236

Royal Assent, 2350

 

Conflict of interest See Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation - Investments

 

Conflict of Interest Commissioner

Appointment, Gerald Lorne Gerrand, M. (Axworthy)

Axworthy, 1307-8

Estimates, committee referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

 

Constitution See Firearms Act (C-68) - Court challenges, constitutional clause

 

Construction industry- See also Crown Construction Tendering Agreement

Collective bargaining agreements, Construction Labour Relations Association of Saskatchewan Inc., role, 1199

Double breasting See also below Unionized contractors

Crown construction tendering agreement, connection, 1196

Willingness to compromise vs. union leadership, 1196

Spin-off contracting See below Unionized contractors

Union certification See also Construction Industry Labour Relations Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 59); Trade unions - Certification/decertification and strike action

Crofford, 1063-4, 1091-2, 1122-3, 1302-4, 1440-1

Hermanson, 1063-4, 1091-2, 1122, 1440-1, 2042-3

Romanow, 2042-3

Weekes, 1302-4

First Nations' businesses, impact

Crofford, 1303

Weekes, 1303

Saskatchewan Alliance for Economic Growth

Concerns

Crofford, 1712-13

Weekes, 1712-13

Debate

Crofford, 1840

Weekes, 1840

Emergency meeting

Romanow, 1978-9

Weekes, 1978-9

Meeting

Hermanson, 2042

Romanow, 2042

Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce, annual meeting, Prince Albert, May 11, 2000, resolution

Crofford, 1152-3

Weekes, 1152-3

Unionized contractors, spinoff companies, non-unionized, operating

1998 study, Gus Zaba, recommendation

Crofford, 1234

Weekes, 1234

Criteria, determination, Labour Relations Board, 1197

Prohibition See also Construction Industry Labour Relations Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 59); Labour Department - Minister, construction industry, meeting; New Democratic Party (Saskatchewan) - Contributions, trade unions

Companies affected, 1199-200

Labour harmony, insuring vs. strike action, 1198-9

 

Construction Industry Labour Relations Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 59), 2341

First reading

Crofford, 1186

Second reading

Allchurch, 1987-8

Bjornerud, 1989-90

Crofford, 1308-9, 1988-9

D'Autremont, 1632-5

Draude, 1817-19, 1926

Hermanson, 1309-13

Kwiatkowski, 1926-7

McMorris, 1720-1

Wakefield, 1987

Wall, 1984-7

Weekes, 2218-21

Second reading; amdt. (six months hence), M. (Wall), 1987

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Allchurch, 2285-6

Crofford, 2257-96

Higgins, 2279-80

Hillson, 2282-5

Jones, 2276-9

Wall, 2265-71

Weekes, 2257-65, 2272-6, 2286-96

Yates, 2280-1

Third reading

Crofford, 2296, 2306-7

Weekes, 2307

Royal Assent, 2350

 

Construction Labour Relations Association of Saskatchewan Inc.- See also Construction industry - Collective bargaining agreements; Crown Construction Tendering Agreement - Crown corporations, payment

Board of directors and members, 1196

PCL Industrial Constructors Inc. and Lockerbie and Hole Company Limited, membership, Queen's Bench Court case, 1196

 

Consumer protection See Justice Statutes (Consumer Protection) Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 16)

 

Continuing Select Committee

Membership and mandate, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 187

 

Corbiere decision, Supreme Court of Canada See Indians/First Nations - Child and family services, off-reserve, on-reserve, responsibility and accountability

 

Corporate capital surcharge See Resource companies

 

Corporation income tax

Reduction, 171, 2342

 

Correctional centres

Oskana Community Correctional Centre, Regina, Alberta parolees

Axworthy, 863-4, 920

Hermanson, 863-4, 920

Regina, inmate, physical and sexual abuse, Provincial Ombudsman's report, 1895-6

Smoking ban, 1897-8

 

Correspondence schools See Schools - Correspondence

 

Cory mine See Electricity - Co-generation - SaskPower International

 

Cost of living, 70

 

Cote, Harvey See Correctional centres - Oskana Community Correctional Centre, Regina, Alberta parolees

 

Cottages

Flood damage, Fishing Lake, economic impact, 149

 

Court houses

Closure, 373, 379

Humboldt, reversal, member's statement

Julé, 670

Weyburn, Humboldt and Assiniboia, 398, 414

Axworthy, 365-6

Bakken, 365-6

Weyburn, petitions, 637, 668

Bakken, 602, 635-6

Bjornerud, 602

Boyd, 601, 635

Draude, 601

Eagles, 601, 635

Heppner, 601

Kwiatkowski, 602-3

McMorris, 602, 636

Peters, 601

Stewart, 602

Toth, 635

Wakefield, 602

Weekes, 602, 636

Weyburn, reversal, member's statement

Bakken, 670

Facilities, new, funding, 188

 

Court of Appeal Act, 2000 (No. 80)

First reading

Axworthy, 1539

Second reading

Axworthy, 1625-6

Toth, 1626

Wall, 2053

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2225

Wall, 2225-6

Third reading

Lingenfelter

2226

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Coyotes See Hunting; Wildlife - Management

 

CPIC See Canadian Police Information Centre

 

CPR See Canadian Pacific Railway

 

Craftsmen

Bill Schiller, Carrot River, handcrafted knives, 168

 

Craik R.M. See Highways and roads - Bridges, Damage, water flow from Diefenbaker Lake to Buffalo Pound, through the Qu'Appelle River

 

Credit rating See Government

 

Credit unions, 26

Bank of Montreal branches, acquisition See also Personal Property Security Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 66)

Bank of Montreal branches, acquisition, member's statement

Addley, 639-40

Banner year, member's statement

Yates, 1500-1

Saskatoon Credit Union, employment security and personal development opportunities policy, member's statement

Addley, 130

 

Creighton, Sask. See Mining industry - Konuto Lake mine

 

Crime, 69, 154, 188-9- See also Correctional centres; Police services; Youth

Victim impact statement program, member's statement

Prebble, 210

 

Crop insurance- See also Farm safety net - Long-term, development

Affordability and marketing, 1324-5

Condemned crops, deer manure, 166

Contracts, statistics, 1322

Cost reduction, 7, 202

Coverage, enhancement, 7, 202

Enrolment, increasing, strategy, 1323-4

Hail, coverage, 1324

New crops, including, 1324-6

Payment terms, extension, 8, 141, 1731

Premiums, 1324

Non-payment, 1323

Producers' share, reduction, 320

Program changes, 1322, 1324

 

Crops

Marketing, 1325-9

New, 320, 368

Organic, 320

Specialty, 8, 99

 

Crosby, Tom See Regina Health District - Health/Budget plans

 

Cross, Dr. James See Ambulance service - Coordination, province wide

 

Crown Construction Tendering Agreement

Crown corporations, payment, Construction Labour Relations Association of Saskatchewan Inc., 1196-7

Removal See Construction industry - Double breasting; Labour Department - Minister, construction industry, meeting

 

Crown Construction Tendering Agreement Nullification Act (No. 221)

First reading

Weekes, 1186

 

Crown Corporation Managers' and Permanent Heads' Salaries Act (No. 222)

First reading

Brkich, 846

 

Crown corporations- See also Government building space; Government departments, agencies and Crown corporations

Annual reports and financial statements, committee referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 13

Appointments, patronage, 399

Profits

Heppner, 841-2

Nilson, 841-2

Subsidiary See Accountability of Subsidiaries of Subsidiary Crown Corporations Act (No. 205)

 

Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 65)

First reading

Nilson, 1213

Second reading

D'Autremont, 1980-1

Nilson, 1481

Toth, 1482

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Heppner, 2053-5

Nilson, 2053-5

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 2055

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000 (Appointment of Directors) (No. 212)

First reading

Toth, 846

 

Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000 (Foreign Investments) (No. 225)

First reading

Wiberg, 846

 

Crown Corporations Amdt. Act, 2000 (Referendums) (No. 230)

First reading

Allchurch, 846

 

Crown Corporations Committee

Annual reports and financial statements, referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 13

First report, M. (Thomson) for concurrence

Thomson, 2199

Travel and hold meetings away from seat of government, authority, M. (Thomson)

Thomson, 2226

Utility rates, monopoly, review, permanent body establishment, legislation recommendation, 8

 

Crown Corporations Disclosure Act (No. 228)

First reading

Kwiatkowski, 846

 

Crown Corporations' Rates Review Act (No. 226)

First reading

Hart, 846

 

Crown Investments Corporation of Saskatchewan- See also Potato industry - Storage facilities, resale, value and advertising; SPUDCO (Saskatchewan Potato Utility Corporation) - Transfer, Crown Investments Corporation, responsibility

Crown Corporation service division See Public service - Lieutenant Governor's Medal of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada, 1999 award

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 2345

 

Crown land

Payments, policy, 1731

 

Crow's Nest rate

Elimination See Grain transportation - Freight rates

 

CRTC See Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

 

Crystal Lakes School Division

Amalgamation of Canora School Division and Timberline School Division, 146

 

CSAP See Canada-Saskatchewan Adjustment Program

 

Culture, 27 See also Lotteries - Management and profits distribution, agreement; Municipal Affairs, Culture and Housing Department

 

Cupar, Sask. See Grain - Elevator; Grain - United Grain Growers, facilities, expansion; Health care - Services - Cupar, availability

 

Curling See Sports

 

Cypress Hills See Hunting - Elk, number; Population - Decline

 

 

D

Dairy industry, 67

 

Dakota Gasification Company See Oil industry - CO2 enhanced oil recovery program, Weyburn

 

Dams- See also Diefenbaker Lake - Shore erosion, dam, effect; Rafferty-Alameda dams - Water storage and release

Avonlea, repair and reconstruction, 2129-30

 

Dance

Investors Group scholarship winner, Braden Stevenson, Lanigan, Royal Winnipeg Ballet, member's statement

Harpauer, 1265

Svoboda Ukrainian Dance Festival, North Battleford, member's statement

Hillson, 671-2

 

Danka Office Imaging Company Inc. See Business

 

Davies, William Gwynne (Bill) (former MLA) See Condolences

 

Day care See Child care

 

Debating

National Junior Debating Championship, Edam, member's statement

Wakefield, 1232

 

Debt, public See Government expenditures

 

Decoration Day

Veterans remembrance, Riverside Memorial Park, Regina, member's statement

Harper, 1584

 

Democratic Unionism Act (No. 233)

First reading

Weekes, 921

 

Dentistry See University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon

 

Department of ... see under subject term e.g., Department of Health see Health Department

 

DesRosiers (Edward and Associates, Westhill, Ontario) Report See Universities - Funding Review, (DesRosiers report), recommendation and government position; University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon - Funding deficiencies, DesRosiers Report

 

Dewar, Dr. Dale See Physicians/Doctors - Clinics, single-practice, rural communities, difficulty maintaining

 

Diabetes See Health care

 

Dickson, Robin See Battlefords Health District - Review

 

Diefenbaker Lake See Highways and roads - Bridges, Damage, water flow from Diefenbaker Lake to Buffalo Pound, through the Qu'Appelle River; Highways and roads - Deterioration - Highway No. 19 and 42

Shore erosion, dam, effect, 1792

 

Diesel fuel

Farm use, 377

 

Disabled and handicapped persons- See also Children - Disabled, camp fees, respite care fees, use; Rehabilitation centres - Southwest Ability Centre, Swift Current, funding, long-term

Benefits, increasing, 122

Education and training, access, support, 319, 369

Programs, forest industry waste products, Hudson Bay, 1702

Residential vocational services, staffing ratios, managers, removing, 1956

Saskatchewan Aids to Independent Living, funding, 2321

Saskatchewan Independent Living, 369

Transition out of school system into vocational programs and pre-employment programs, Hudson Bay, funding, capital and operational, 1023-4, 1956

Transportation, accessibility, 1960

 

Discrimination and racism- See also Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Chairman and chief executive officer, expenses, unauthorized, Provincial Auditor, opposition questioning, racially motivated

CBC radio open line call-in show, caller's reference to Premier and Education Minister, member's statement

Kwiatkowski, 246

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, March 21, 2000, 347

Overcoming, puppet show, Wesmor Community High School, Prince Albert, students, member's statement

Wiberg, 311

Terminology, use, Legislative Assembly members, member's statement

Wall, 1008

 

Divisions (Recorded votes)

Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne, motion for consideration, 230; amdt. (Hermanson), 205

Agricultural Equipment Dealerships Act (No. 12), Motion for 2R., 234; Clauses 4, 6-11, 15, 238-240

Agricultural trade, equalization payment

$1 billion, M. (Romanow), 38

$300 million, Liquor and Gaming Fund, M. (Boyd), 299

Appropriation Act, 2000 (No. 3) (No. 87), Motion for 2 and 3R., 2350

Budget (March 29, 2000), Motion to resolve into the Committee of Finance (Cline), 544; amdt. (Hermanson), 544

Children's Advocate, appointment, M. (Van Mulligen), 589; amdt. (Toth), 589

Construction Industry Labour Relations Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 59)

Clause 1-18, clause 3, 6, 10, 18, amdts., 2290-6

Motion for 1R., 1186

Motion for 2R.; amdt. (six months hence), M. (Wall), 1989

Motion for 3R, 2307

Education and Health Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 84)

Clause 19, 2163

M. for 2R., 2052

Executive Council, Estimates (2000-2001), 2343; Administration (EX01), 2344

Grain elevators, consolidation, accelerated, rural highways, impact, M. (Sonntag), 2122; amdt. (Elhard), 2122

Grain transportation, freight rates, increase, federal government suspension, M. (Sonntag), 911-2; amdt. (Hermanson), 911

Highway No. 1, twinning, completion within three years, M. (Elhard), 764

Legislative Assembly

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (Boyd), 1927

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (D'Autremont), 679

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (Wakefield), 1218-1219

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (Wall), 1491, 2053

Move to Bill No. 233, The Democratic Unionism Act, M. (Wakefield), 2050

Move to Bill No. 234, The Trade Union Amdt. Act, 2000 (Freedom of Speech in the Workplace), M. (Wakefield), 2048

Proceed to item 1 under the private members' public Bills and orders, M. (Bakken), 156

Proceed to item 4 under the private members' public Bills and orders, Bill No. 211, The Health-care Funding Audit Act, M. (McMorris), 1544

Proceed to item 6 under the private members' public Bills and orders, Bill No. 232, The Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000, M. (Draude), 1631

Licensed Practical Nurses Act, 2000 (No. 73), clause 2, amdt., 1848

Municipal reserve funds and assets, M. (Bjornerud); amdt. (Hillson), Motion to adjourn (Yates) 801

Non-confidence, M. (Krawetz), 2217

Saskatchewan Human Rights Code Amdt. Act, 2000, clause 3, amdt., 2013

Third parties, funding, M. (Draude); amdt. (Lorjé); Motion to adjourn, (Wartman), 1109

 

Divorce See Child protection - Non-custodial parent, visiting rights, reinstatement

 

Doctors See Physicians/Doctors

 

Documents See Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000 (No. 38); Records retention and disposal

Tabling See Tabling of Documents Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 26)

 

Doepker Industries, Annaheim See Farm machinery industry

 

Domestic violence See Families - Violence

 

Dominion Bond Rating Service Limited See Government - Credit rating

 

Dorsey (James) Commission See Health Labour Relations Reorganization Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 3)

 

Douglas, Zach See Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation - President

 

Dow Corning See Health care - Breast implants

 

Drama See Theatre

 

Driver training See Vehicle Administration Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 54)

 

Drivers' licences See also Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 35); Highway Traffic Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 78); Maintenance orders - Enforcement; Vehicle Administration Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 54)

Medical report, fees, 2173

 

Drug abuse

Resistance Education (DARE) program, Whitewood and Broadview schools, congratulations, member's statement

Toth, 1500

 

Drug Quality Assessment Committee See Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Review, criteria

 

Drugs and pharmaceuticals- See also Families - Health benefits program; Nursing homes - Residents; Pharmacies - Tobacco sale prevention, policy proposal; Saskatchewan Health Information Network - Patient information - Sale; Saskatchewan Health Information Network - Pharmacy system, integration

Alzheimer's disease, Aricept See also Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Saskatchewan Drug Plan, drugs, access, social assistance recipients; Saskatchewan Formulary Committee - Meeting, June 15, 2000

Approval, 342

Bakken, 813-14

Gantefoer, 214

Junor, 214, 813-14

Canadian Coordinating Office for Health Technology Assessment, report, 1415-18

Pfizer, study, 12-month, 1418

Program, initial 12-week, cost coverage, Pfizer, 1416-17

In hospital, coverage, 2168

Multiple sclerosis, secondary progressive, Betaseron, approval, 229

Atkinson, 214

Gantefoer, 213-14

New, 318

Non-prescription, sales tax, expansion

Cline, 391-2

Hermanson, 390-1

Review, criteria, 1415-16

Saskatchewan Drug Plan

Costs, 1416

Drugs, access, social assistance recipients, 1414-15

Overview, 1413-14

Saskatchewan Drug Plan, funding, 2321

 

Drunk drivers See Vehicle Administration Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 54)

 

DryAir 2000 See Manufacturing industry

 

Duck Mountain Ambulance Care, Kamsack See Assiniboine Valley Health District - Canora Ambulance Care

 

Dumont Technical Institute

Attendance, 92

 

Dutch elm disease See Municipalities

 

Duxbury, Dr. Linda See Families - Work - Balance, task force, focus

 

 

E

 

E. coli bacteria See Water quality - Rural communities, Saskatchewan Research Council investigation; Water quality - Safety, monitoring procedures

 

E commerce

Point2.com, Saskatoon, hottest e-business in Canada, member's statement

Lorjé, 2109

 

EAPD See Employability Assistance for People with Disabilities program

 

East Central Health District

Board of directors

New, appointment, 1426

Removal, 1424

Debt, 1424-5

Dialysis unit, 219

Dialysis unit, intensive care unit and maternity ward, closure

Atkinson, 919-20

Gantefoer, 919-20

Funding, 1425-6

Overview, 1425

 

Eastend, Sask. See Tourism - T-Rex Centre

 

Easter

Greetings

Speaker, 855

Wartman, 854-5

Weekes, 855

Orthodox, greetings

Kowalsky, 933-4

Kwiatkowski, 934

Speaker, 934

 

Easter Seals See Hospitals - Watrous

 

Economic and Co-operative Development Department- See also Northern Affairs Office

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1026-32, 1663-70, 2100-2

MacKinnon, 1026-32, 1663-70, 2100-2

Wakefield, 1026-32, 1664-70, 2101-2

Funding, 408

Minister See Taxation - Reduction - Priority, Economic Development Minister, statement

Mission statement, 1026

Policy division, funding, 1026

Role, 1026-7

 

Economic development, 55, 62, 89-90, 118, 167, 193, 318, 349, 350, 397, 409, 410- See also Co-operatives; Highways and roads - Highway No. 8; Highways and roads - Highway No. 48; Northern Affairs Office; Northern Saskatchewan - Representative area networks, establishment; Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation; Social development

Encouragement, tax credits, 1028

Labour laws and regulations, effect, 1857

Northern Saskatchewan, 92-3

Partnership for Prosperity, 6, 162, 201

Communities, consultation, 6

New road map, building on strengths See Communities - Economic development, strengthening; Economy - Growth - Barriers, removal; Education - Better, promotion; Government - Regulations, reduction; Infrastructure - Improvement; Training programs - Better, promotion

Partnerships, consultation, 6

Partnerships See Forest industry - Expansion/strategy; High technology - Canadian Light Source synchrotron project, Saskatoon

Physical assets, development, 320

Regina, member's statement

Yates, 1008

Rural communities, 1029

Strategy, 87, 101 See also above Partnership for Prosperity

MacKinnon, 937-8

Wakefield, 936-8

Public consultation, 8

Small business

Cline, 1092-3

D'Autremont, 1092

Vision/strategy vs. youth out-migration, 1029

 

Economy, 5, 411- See also Housing - Starts and sales; Motor vehicles - New, sales; Women - Entrepreneurs, numbers and impact on economy

Cabinet committee, role, 1027-8

Competitive with neighbours, 6, 57, 88-9, 321, 322, 339, 340, 346, 375

Confidence, sound management, 317

Diversification, 26, 62-3, 138, 162, 163, 171

Diversification, M. (Thomson)

Kasperski, 804-5

Thomson, 801-4

Focus on energy of people, 318

Forecast, 2000-2001, Royal Bank, member's statement

Thomson, 2107

Growth, 5, 61, 87, 101, 118, 162, 223, 318, 321, 322, 323, 349, 350, 352, 353, 355-6, 368, 377, 378, 380, 382, 396, 397, 406, 409, 411, 412, 2337 See also Agriculture; Research and development; Rural economy; Youth

MacKinnon, 937

Wakefield, 937

Barriers, removal, 6

The Battlefords constituency, member's statement

Hillson, 310-11

Continuing to build, 6

Government commitment, 6

Natural resources, sensibly and sustainably developed, contribution, 320

Opportunities, 321, 323, 352, 382, 396, 397

Physical assets, development, 320

Plan, 321 See also Citizens - Money putting back into pockets; Economy - Competitive with neighbours; Taxation - Reduction - Strategy

Prince Albert, member's statement

Kowalsky, 452

Saskatoon, member's statement

Lorjé, 310

Sustained, longest period since 1970s, 317

Wynyard, Lilydale Foods, member's statement

Wartman, 1061

Growth, member's statement

Jones, 1585

Thomson, 2301

Hard work, risk taking and giving back to society, rewards, 318

High technology based, 385

Innovation and contribution, opportunities, 318

New

Building See Centenary Capital Fund; Education - Investment; Highways and roads - Funding

Competing in See Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000 (No. 38)

Knowledge-based, 319 See also Research and development

Northern See Forest industry - Development plan; Northern Saskatchewan - Funding, Centenary Capital Fund

Opportunities, 52, 88, 318, 321, 322, 323, 356, 377, 403, 406, 412 See also Agriculture; Research and development; Rural economy; Youth

Plan, 321 See also Citizens - Money putting back into pockets; Economy - Competitive with neighbours; Taxation - Reduction - Strategy

Social development, sharing through, 318

Prosperity, 90, 118, 321 See also Research and development

Revitalizing and strengthening, 27

Rural See Rural economy

21st century See Education, post-secondary - Bright future for children; Training programs - Bright future for children

Statistics, member's statement

Yates, 2300-1

Success demands all people participate in, contribute to and increase wealth, 320

Tax reform, impact, 322

Vast potential of province, realization, creation, 318

Volatility, 317

Vulnerability, forces beyond government control, 317

 

Economy, Canadian

Growth, member's statement

Hillson, 1552

 

Education, 72, 87, 90, 94-5, 125, 146, 151, 166, 223, 344, 349, 407, 2324- See also Disabled and handicapped persons; Indians/First Nations - Off-reserve/On-reserve; School boards; School divisions; Schools; Social assistance recipients - Educational support; Students; Teachers

Better, promotion, 6, 338

Capital expansion, 2336

Curriculum, review and improvement to ensure students have life skills, 7

Distance learning initiatives, 319, 369

Expenditures, estimates vs. actual, 2031-2

Fair and equal access, 5

Funding, 55, 96, 120, 171, 202, 222, 319, 337, 372, 375, 378, 382, 397, 399, 400, 404, 411, 2317, 2336 See also Property tax; School divisions; Teachers - Collective bargaining agreement

D'Autremont, 1269-70

Draude, 313, 363-5, 394-5

Melenchuk, 363-5, 394-5, 1270-1

Romanow, 313

60/40 split, 2337

60/40 split vs. 40/60 split, 2339

Capital, 319, 383, 397, 2339

Government responsibility, 2337

Greater direct, assuming, 7, 58, 66, 146, 197

Increase in steps, as finances permit, until historic share is reached, commitment, 7, 58, 101

Per pupil rate, 2339

School boards, impact

Draude, 782-3

Melenchuk, 782-3

Home-schooling, funding, 1799-800

Improvement, opportunity for all, 6

Indian and Métis education development services, 320

Investment, 172, 319

Opportunities, 368 See also Indians/First Nations

Parents' role See also School boards - Local liaison committee

Vs. school boards' role, 1056

Plan, 319

Pre-kindergarten program

Enhancement, community schools including, 2339

Focus, 319

Support and enhancement, 7

Quality, holding to its highest standard, 319

Saskatchewan Party proposals, 96

Sex education

Opting out vs. opting in option, 1055-6

Parents' input/role, 1054

Policy, 1053

Resource material, review, 1057

Teen-Aid program, 1057-8

The Wellness Workbook by John Travis and Regina Sarah Ryan, controversial material, 1053-4, 1057

Sound and sustainable footing See above Education - Funding - Government responsibility - Greater direct, assuming

Special education

Focus, 319

Review Committee, recommendations, 1799

Special needs, 197

Funding, 2339

Students, 2337

Technological improvements, 2336

Technology enhanced, funding, 319

 

Education, post-secondary, 147, 163- See also Post-Secondary Education and Skills Training Department; Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology; Technical institutes; Training programs; Universities

Accessibility, affordable, 6, 25, 27, 63, 96-7, 119, 159, 164, 202 See also Student loans; Tuition fees

Barriers, 1074-5

Improvement, 830-2

Public consultation, 6, 8, 57, 87, 97, 119, 204, 319 See also Regional colleges - Ability to provide education and training, improving; Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology - Ability to provide education and training, improving; Universities - Ability to provide education and training, improving

Cost, 832

Report, 833

Public consultation, ministerial statement

Hagel, 113-14

Hart, 114

Bright future for children in 21st century economy, key, 6

Funding, 120

Capital projects, 383, 397, 1693

Centenary funding, 1992-3

Increased, 319, 375

Graduates

Choosing Saskatchewan, tax credit, 319, 347, 369, 378, 832, 1078 See also Income Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 82); Post-Secondary Graduate Tax Credit Act (No. 85)

Coming to Saskatchewan from other provinces, 319

Opportunities beyond graduation, 319

Remaining in Saskatchewan, 319

Graduates, member's statement

Goulet, 1363

Hart, 1438

Lester B. Pearson United World College of the Pacific, Victoria, B.C., scholarship winner, Real Carriere, congratulations, member's statement

Goulet, 1617

Quality, 120

Quality maintaining, 319

 

Education Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 13), 7

First reading

Melenchuk, 395-6

Second reading

Draude, 1784-5

Julé, 684-6

Melenchuk, 589-91

Toth, 591

Wakefield, 770-5

Weekes, 1572-5

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Draude, 2025-7

Melenchuk, 2025-7

Third reading

Melenchuk, 2028

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Education and health tax See Provincial sales tax

 

Education and Health Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 84)

First reading

Cline, 1684

Second reading

Cline, 1918-20

D'Autremont, 1920

Wakefield, 2050-1

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 2162-3

Wakefield, 2162-3

Third reading

Cline, 2168

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Education Department

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1052-8, 1793-801, 2028-32

Draude, 1052-8, 1793-801, 2028-32

Julé, 1799-800

Melenchuk, 1052-8, 1793-801, 2028-32

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 2033

Funding, 408

Minister, 2337, 2339 See Education, post-secondary - Accessibility, affordable - Public consultation

Appointment

McMorris, 81

Romanow, 81

Non-language, use, member's statement

Heppner, 810

 

Education (Elimination of Business Tax) Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 70)

First reading

Serby, 1271

Second reading

McMorris, 1714

Serby, 1514-515

Toth, 1515

Committee of the Whole Assembly

McMorris, 2078

Serby, 2078

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 2100

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Education tax See Farmland

 

Educational agencies See Universities - Funding

 

Educators See Teachers

 

Eggleton, Larry See Highways and roads - Highway No. 15 - Semans to Highway No. 20 - Economic development, impact

 

Elbow, Sask. See Highways and roads - Deterioration - Highway No. 19 and 42

 

Election Act, 1996 See Political parties - Contributions, Liberal party, annual returns

 

Election promises, 97

 

Elections See By-elections; Prince Edward Island; Yukon

1999 campaign, promises See Saskatchewan Party - Election promises

 

Electoral Office

Chief Electoral Officer See also Métis Nation of Saskatchewan - General election, supervision

Certificates of elections and returns, Saskatoon Southeast constituency and Wood River constituency

Speaker, 316

Estimates, committee referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

Lists of names of members returned to legislature

Speaker, 9

 

Electricians See Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology, Palliser Campus - Electrician training program

 

Electricity- See also Saskatchewan Power Corporation

Co-generation See also Forest industry - Prince Albert Pulp and Paper, Weyerhaeuser

SaskPower International and ATCO Power of Alberta, Saskatchewan Potash Corporation, Cory mine, near Saskatoon, ministerial statement

Heppner, 1341

Nilson, 1340-1

Queen Elizabeth Power Station, Saskatoon, improved technology, upgrade

Unionized labour, 1853

Queen Elizabeth Power Station, Saskatoon, improved technology, upgrade, ministerial statement

Heppner, 1212-13

Nilson, 1212

Sales tax exemption, 322

Transmission, open access tariff, member's statement

Wall, 2039

Transmission, open access tariff, ministerial statement (Nilson)

Heppner, 1914

Nilson, 1913-14

 

Electronic Information and Commerce Act See Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000 (No. 38)

 

Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000 (No. 38)

First reading

Axworthy, 1095

Second reading

Axworthy, 1194-5

D'Autremont, 1195

Gantefoer, 1579

Harpauer, 1351-2

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 1884-6

Julé, 1884-5

Third reading

Axworthy, 1889

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Electronic Information and Documents Act (No. 11)

First reading

Axworthy, 252

Second reading

Axworthy, 303

Toth, 303

Withdrawal, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1085

 

Elk See Hunting

 

Elk industry

Development, cross-border trading, 927

Elk Breeders Association, annual meeting and banquet, Saskatoon, executive director, former, Terri Harris, presentation, member's statement

Boyd, 452

Government programs

Agriculture and Food Department, control and jurisdiction, transfer, 926

Development, producer representatives, consultation, 927

Environment and Resource Management Department, advantages re diversification, value added, promotion, 927

Overall objectives, 926

 

Elks of Canada See Sports - Curling - Provincial Corby Cup, Davidson

 

Ellard Croft Design Group See Hospitals - St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Humboldt

 

Ellis, Rebecca See Highways and roads - Highway No. 332, east of Hazlet, broken windshield glass, injury

 

Emblems See Provincial Emblems and Honours Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 33)

 

Emergency medical services See Ambulance service; Health care - Emergency services

 

Emergency preparedness

Emergency Preparedness Week, May 1-5, 2000, member's statement

Higgins, 943

 

Employability Assistance for People with Disabilities program See Social Services Department - Community Living Division

 

Employers See Farm machinery industry - Union certification; Labour Standards Act - Improvement and update

 

Employment, 55, 63, 70, 72, 165, 223, 409, 2342- See also Disabled and handicapped persons - Transition out of school system into vocational programs and pre-employment programs; Income - Low; Métis; Natural gas; Oil industry; Social assistance recipients - Work incentives; Women - Aboriginal

Career and employment service offices, 203

Government services, promoting, streamlining and improvement, 6

Growth, 368, 406, 411

Growth, member's statement

Thomson, 581

Northern Saskatchewan, 92, 120

Numbers, Statistics Canada, member's statement

Thomson, 1035, 1677

Opportunities, 138, 223, 638 See also Indians/First Nations

Programs, 319

SaskJobs, employment service, member's statement

Thomson, 1206-7

Training See Training programs

 

Employment development, 53, 61, 68, 87, 89, 118, 126, 166, 349, 352, 355-6- See also Forest industry; Housing - Starts; Innovation Place, Saskatoon; Northern Saskatchewan; Regina Research Park; Research and development

Aboriginal employment development program, 320

Continuing to build, 6

Saskatoon, member's statement

Addley, 360

Saskatoon and Regina, member's statement

Lorjé, 1178-9

 

Employment insurance recipients See Training programs - Provincial training allowance; Training programs - Skills training benefit, funding

 

Employment supplement See Income - Saskatchewan employment supplement

 

Emu

Oil manufacturing plant, Shirley farm, Carlyle, relocation, member's statement

Addley, 916

 

Energy

Audits, SaskPower, SaskEnergy and Honeywell, 123

Conservation, 123

Job creation, 123

Environmentally sustainable, policy, 123

Renewable, development, 123

 

Energy and Mines Department

Accessibility, 1354

Accommodation and central services, supplier and other payments, 1755

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1045-51, 1353-9, 1755-60, 2344

D'Autremont, 1759-60

Lautermilch, 1045-51, 1353-9, 1755-60

Stewart, 1045-51, 1353-9, 1755-8

Wall, 1047

Exploration and Geological Services Division

Salaries, 1755-6

Supplier and other payments, 1755

Finance and Administration Division

Mineral Revenue Branch

Mineral compensation, 1756

Mineral revenue, collection, 1756

Salaries, 1756

Supplier and other payments, 1756

Salaries, 1755

Supplier and other payments, 1755

Initiatives

Changes, reductions, eliminations, 1050-1

New, 1050

Ministerial assistants, 1755

Petroleum and Natural Gas Division

Salaries, 1755

Supplier and other payments, 1755

Resource Policy and Economics Division

Energy sector initiatives, 1756

Resource development and taxation, 1756

Salaries, 1756

Supplier and other payments, 1756

 

Engineering and Geoscience Professions Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 61)

First reading

Sonntag, 1213

Second reading

Gantefoer, 1392

Julé, 1657

Sonntag, 1391-2

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Sonntag, 2091-2

Stewart, 2091-2

Third reading

Sonntag, 2100

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Ens, Edward See Cancer - T-cell lymphoma, patient

 

Entrepreneurship- See also Women - Entrepreneurs' Week

Northern Saskatchewan, 93

 

Environment- See also Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology, Woodland Campus

Awareness and responsibility See Canadian Armed Forces - Cadets, Caring for Canada events; Schools - Wilfred Hunt School, Regina, earth school celebration

Canadian Environment Week, June 4-10, 2000, member's statement

Kwiatkowski, 1618

Cleanup, funding, Centenary Capital Fund, 321, 383

Development, 320

Impact study See Hog industry - Expansion, Big Sky Farms, Rama area

Initiatives, budgetary, member's statement

Prebble, 670

Sustainable, policy, 123

World Environment Week, 29th annual, June 5-9, 2000, member's statement

Trew, 1585

 

Environment and Resource Management Department- See also Mining industry - Activity, approval process, coordination; Natural gas - Activity, approval process, coordination; Oil industry - Activity, approval process, coordination; Water Appeal Board - Environment and Resource Management Department, responsibility, agricultural interest, effect

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 922-33, 1170-6, 1697-704, 2344

Belanger, 922-33, 1170-6, 1697-704

Brkich, 927-9

Draude, 1699

Heppner, 931-3

Kwiatkowski, 922-6, 1170-6, 1697, 1700-4

Toth, 929-30

Wakefield, 926-7

Wall, 1697-9

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 2344

Licences and fees, increase, 2317 See also Tourism - Parks and resorts

Hermanson, 520

Romanow, 520-1

Marginalization, 995

Minister See Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department - Associate minister, requirement

 

Environment protection, 87- See also Livestock industry - Waste water and manure applications; Northern Saskatchewan - Representative area networks, establishment; Oil industry - Used oil, ecocentres (recycling depots); SARCAN

Earth Day, April 22, 2000, member's statement

Prebble, 779

Funding, Social Services

Safety net, 120

Green School Project, Montmartre School, member's statement

McMorris, 1501

 

Envista Technologies See Information technology

 

Equal pay for work of equal value See Pay equity

 

Equifax See Student loans - Collection agency - Referrals

 

Esterhazy, Sask. See Long-term care - Patient

 

Estimates

1999-2000, supplementary, M. (Cline) to refer to Committee of Finance, 316

1999-2000, supplementary, transmitted, 316

2000-2001, main, M. (Cline) to refer to Committee of Finance, 316

2000-2001, main, transmitted, 316

 

Estimates Committee

First report, 1332-3

First report, M. (Addley) for concurrence

Addley, 1333

Legislative Assembly estimates, main and supplementary; Provincial Auditor, estimates; Chief Electoral Officer, estimates; Information and Privacy Commissioner, estimates; Ombudsman and Children's Advocate, estimates; Conflict of Interest Commissioner, estimates, referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

 

Ethanol

Production and use, 368, 411

 

European Union See Grain - Price subsidies, United States/European Economic Union

 

Executive Council- See also Economy - Cabinet committee

Accommodation and central services, funding reduction, Liberal Party position, 2315-16

Administration, funding reduction, Liberal Party position, 2315-16

Communications coordination and media services, funding reduction, Liberal Party position, 2315-16

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 2308-43

Bjornerud, 2323-6

Boyd, 2329-32

D'Autremont, 2328-9

Draude, 2336-8

Elhard, 2326-8

Gantefoer, 2332-4

Hermanson, 2308-9, 2314-20, 2340-3

Kwiatkowski, 2311-14

Romanow, 2308-43

Staff

McLane, Harvey, 2315

Gantefoer, 456-7

Romanow, 456-7

Reduction, Liberal Party position, 2315-16

 

Exelon See Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Alzheimer's disease, Aricept - Program, initial 12-week, cost coverage, Pfizer; Saskatchewan Formulary Committee - Meeting, June 15, 2000

 

Exports, 171- See also Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation

 

 

F

 

Families, 175, 223, 368- See also Child and Family Services Amdt. Act, 1999; Children; Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Non-prescription, sales tax expansion; Farm families; Housing; Income - Low; Indians/First Nations - Off-reserve/On-reserve

Building independence: investing in families, strategy, l020 See also Labour force - Entrance, barriers removing; Social assistance - Dependence, reducing

Model of success, attracting national and international attention, 319

Opportunities extending regardless of financial circumstances, government commitment, 319

Challenges meeting, assistance, 9

Government assistance, commitment, 6, 122, 384

Health benefits, 122, 1021, 1414, 1958

Health care See also below Mothers, expectant

Protection and improvement, 8

Worries, 5, 65, 193

Living with dignity and independence, support, 319

Making ends meet, 6, 52, 64, 93, 101, 125, 162, 193, 201

Mediation services See Justice Department

Most in need, support, 319, 375, 378, 382

Mothers, expectant, health care, emphasis, 8

Necessities

Finding time, assistance See below Work - Leave

Taxation, 322

Single income earner, tax fairness, ensuring, 6

Single parent See also Income - Low - Removal from income tax rolls

Women, Women's Secretariat, addressing, 1294-5

Taxes

Fairness, ensuring, 6, 346

Savings, 324, 353, 370, 375, 383, 404

Violence See also Indians/First Nations; Women - Victims of violence

Reduction, Hawaiian government initiative, 121

RESOLVE (Research and Education for Solution to Violence and Abuse), Women's Secretariat, involvement, 1294

Work

Balance, 9, 370

Task force, 122

Focus, large, independent companies vs. small business, 1861-2

Leave, 87

Implementation, legislation, 1862

Legislation introduction, 6, 122

Paid, introduction, 1863

Working See Income - Low - Tax rolls, removal from

 

Farm families, 55, 175, 225- See also Farmers/Producers; Income - Saskatchewan employment supplement

Commodity prices, low, squeeze, 7

Difficult times, 85, 147-8 See also Grain - Price subsidies, United States/European Union

Fighting for, 9, 102, 125, 201

Government

Programs

Availability to farmers who have made efforts to meet commitments, 8

Benefits See Farmland - Leaseback programs

Speaking with one voice on behalf, 7

Income crisis, 94, 165-6 See also Agriculture - Crisis; Crop insurance - Payment terms, extension

Worst effects, dealing with, government initiatives, 7, See also below Government - Programs See also Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA)

New ideas and new directions for the future, forge ahead in spite of difficulties, 320

Support, gold ribbon campaign, Saskatchewan Agricultural Women's Network, member's statement

Jones, 15

Trade war, victims, 5, 52, 64, 193 See also Grain - Price subsidies, United States/European Union

 

Farm Financial Stability Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 1), 8

First reading

Lingenfelter, 136

Second reading

Boyd, 1780-1

Brkich, 871-5

Lingenfelter, 591-2

McMorris, 620-3

Stewart, 739-42

Toth, 592

Wiberg, 1347-50

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Boyd, 2123-5

Lingenfelter, 2123-5

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2128

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Farm fuel, 66, 94- See also Diesel fuel

Provincial tax, none, 320

Rebate program, 383, 1734

Eligibility, cap, elimination, 320, 338, 340, 354, 356, 377, 412

Point of sale record, 1827-8

Tax exemption, 404

 

Farm income, 5- See also Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA); Canada-Saskatchewan Adjustment Program; Net Income Stabilization Account (NISA)

Crisis See Agriculture - Crisis

Stabilization, long-term, 58

 

Farm input cost monitoring program See Farmers/Producers - Input costs

 

Farm machinery industry

Bourgault Industries, St. Brieux, 2342 See Highways and roads - Highway No. 368, construction, completion plans

Dealers, short-line inventory, major manufacturers, pressuring to drop

Legislation See also Agricultural Equipment Dealerships Act (No. 12)

Boyd, 112-13

Lingenfelter, 112-13

Private member's See also Agricultural Implements Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 209)

Private member's, member's statement

Elhard, 180, 209

Legislation, member's statement

Sonntag, 246

Doepker Industries, Annaheim, 2342 See also Farm machinery industry - Union certification - Secret ballot; Highways and roads - Highway No. 368, construction, completion plans; Labour Relations Board

Shaunavon Industries, new facilities, grand opening, member's statement

Elhard, 451

Union certification

Employer's right to be heard See also Trade Union Amdt. Act, 2000 (Freedom of Speech in the Workplace) (No. 234)

Crofford, 864, 1368

Weekes, 864, 1367-8

Secret ballot See also Democratic Unionism Act (No. 233)

Crofford, 865

Weekes, 864-5

Western Canada Testing Inc., Humboldt, Canada-Saskatchewan Western Economic Partnership Agreement, funding, member's statement

Wartman, 1299

 

Farm products See Agricultural products

 

Farm safety

Competition, grand prize winner, Markus Wilson, Red Wing Elementary School, member's statement

Wiberg, 77

Insecticide spraying, education programs, 2240

Poster contest winner, Daniel Michaluk, Sturgis Comprehensive School, member's statement

Krawetz, 46

 

Farm safety net

Long-term, 58, 61, 63, 66, 94, 194, 226, 320, 338, 633, 1734-6, 2330-2 See also Crop insurance; Farm income - Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA); Farm income - Net Income Stabilization Account (NISA)

Boyd, 214, 316, 1366-7, 1768-9

Lingenfelter, 214, 1366-7, 1768-9

Romanow, 316

Development, crop insurance combined with revenue insurance program, 1323-4

Farmers' needs in disastrous situations, meeting pursuit of, 8

Short term programs, negotiations with federal government, 8

 

Farmers/Producers- See also Agriculture; Art/Artists - Jacquie Berting, Glass Wheat Field; Crop insurance; Farm safety net; Forest fires - Firefighters -Training; Grain; Ranchers - Relocation in Saskatchewan

Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA), funding, redirection, 7, 58

Canada's Outstanding Young Farmers for 1999, Warren and Carla Kaeding, Churchbridge, member's statement

Bjornerud, 245-6

Cash advance, 627, 1953, 1957

Cash flow, 340

Fairness See also Trade - Talks, current

Working together for, 5

Family-owned corporations, 629

Government regulations, reduction, 67

Income crisis See also Agriculture - Crisis; Agriculture and Food Department - Lands Branch, customers

Input costs, 58, 94, 99, 140, 166 See also Farm fuel; Farmland - Education tax; Grain transportation - Freight rates, increase, 2000-2001 crop year

Agricultural input management program, Naicam, Spalding and Lake Lenore co-operatives, member's statement

Draude, 1472

Monitoring program, introduction, 8, 191, 202, 1730

Reduction, 7, 58

New opportunities, 320

Older, retirement with dignity, 8

Practices, among the most efficient, 7, 152, 154, 226

Sons and daughters taking their place on the land and raising children to follow in their footsteps, 8

Stress See Agriculture and Food Department - Farm stress line

Tax deferral programs, 630-1

Tax relief, 404, 627

Third line of defence See Farm income - Stabilization, long-term

World competition, 152

 

FarmGro Organic Foods, Regina See Grain - FarmGro Organic Foods, Regina

 

Farmland- See also Agriculture and Food Department - Lands Branch; Water supply - Channels

Education tax, 55, 58, 66, 94, 159

Rebate program, 141, 320, 338, 340, 349, 356, 372, 377, 383, 412, 1169, 1733-4 See also Farm income - Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA), funding, withdrawal, petitions

Revolt, 146, 340, 356-7, 367, 407, 1168, 2337

Bjornerud, 280-1

Melenchuk, 280-1

Flooding, 1793 See also Water - Drainage - Channels - Clearing program; Water - Drainage - Ditches - Filling in; Water Appeal Board - Flooding, decisions, enforcement, authority

Leaseback programs, 1730

Extension, three year, 8, 141, 202

Federal, extension, three year, challenge, 8

Sales, out-of-province See also Saskatchewan Farm Security Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 218)

Bjornerud, 1769-70

Lingenfelter, 1769-70

 

Federated colleges See Universities - Funding

 

Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations See Indians/First Nations - Self-government - By 2002, framework agreement, signing; Schools - Urban reserves, Saskatoon

 

Federko, Peter See Workers' Compensation Board - Chief executive officer

 

Fedorowich, Shirley See Workers' Compensation Board - Decisions, appeal, confidentiality agreement

 

Fetal alcohol syndrome See Health care; Justice, administration

 

File Hills Agency First Nations

Police services See Police Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 31)

 

Film Classification Board See also Film industry - Queer City Cinema 2000, Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival, 3rd Biannual, Regina, May 8-13; Justice Department

Decisions

Altering and/or appealing, prescribed methods, 1134, 1136

Explanation and communication, policy, 1134

 

Film Employment Tax Credit Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 14)

First reading

Serby, 396

Second reading

Bjornerud, 1849

Boyd, 613

Draude, 712-16

McMorris, 1515-16

Serby, 613

Wall, 878-80

Committee of the Whole Assembly

McMorris, 2079

Serby, 2079

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 2100

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Film industry

Employment tax credit, 25, 1028-9 See also Film Employment Tax Credit Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 14)

Heartland Motion Pictures, feature film, Borderline Normal, shooting, member's statement

Higgins, 209

Partners in Motion co-production, 13 Seconds: The Kent State Shootings, member's statement

Wakefield, 944

Queer City Cinema 2000, Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival, 3rd Biannual, Regina, May 8-13

Film Classification Board, decision

Axworthy, 1126

Julé, 1126

Explanation, 1135-6

Friend's memory, member's statement

Draude, 1179

Funding

Axworthy, 1066, 1094-5

Draude, 916-17, 935-6, 946-7, 981-2, 1009-11, 1037, 1066, 1094-5

Hamilton, 935-6

Lingenfelter, 916, 918-19

Nilson, 947

Serby, 916-18, 947-8, 981-2, 1010-11, 1037-8

Letters of concern, member's statement

Wiberg, 1233-4

Opposition members, attendance See also Women - Victims of violence - Funding

Axworthy, 1181

Crofford, 1182

Draude, 1181-2

Julé, 1180-1

Serby, 1182

Opposition members, attendance, member's statement

Draude, 1148

Yorkton Short Film and Video Festival, 53rd, May 11-14, 2000

Best of Saskatchewan category, winner, Daisy, member's statement

Crofford, 1364

Yorkton Short Film and Video Festival, 53rd, May 11-14, 2000, member's statement

Serby, 1180

 

Finance Committee

Appointment, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 230

Budget (March 29, 2000), M. (Cline) to resolve into committee

Cline, 323

Budget (March 29, 2000), M. (Lingenfelter) to resume debate March 30, 2000

Lingenfelter, 325

Estimates

1999-2000, supplementary, M. (Cline) to refer to Committee of Finance, 316

1999-2000, supplementary, transmitted, 316

2000-2001, main, M. (Cline) to refer to Committee of Finance, 316

2000-2001, main, transmitted, 316

 

Finance Department

A. W. Johnson Distinguished Chair in Public Policy, Professor Hartley Furtan, appointment, 1826

Cline, 868

Wakefield, 868

Accountability unit, 1827

Administration, expenditures, 1826

Annual report, 1826-7

Budget Analysis Division, expenditures, 1827

Employees, number, 1828

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1826-31, 1990-1, 2344

Cline, 1826-31, 1990-1

Wakefield, 1826-31, 1990-1

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 2344

Miscellaneous payments, doubtful accounts, allowance, 1828

Personnel Policy Secretariat, expenditures, 1827

Public information technology, improvement, 1826-7

 

Finnik, Anne See Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Non-prescription, sales tax, expansion

 

Fire-Fighter Protection from Liability Act (No. 231)

First reading

Wall, 645

 

Firearms Act (C-68)

Court challenges

Constitutional clause, 1131-2

Property rights, 1132-3

Resolution, 1133

Saskatchewan presentations, 1131

Tabling, 1133

Court challenges, member's statement

Heppner, 1835

Opposition, 1898-9

 

Firefighters- See also Forest fires

Liability, protection legislation, member's statement

Wall, 640

Swift Current, member's statement

Wall, 1265-6, 1908

 

First Nations See Indians/First Nations

 

First Nations Fund See Casinos - Revenue

 

Fiscal Stabilization Fund, 325, 340, 349, 370, 408, 2236, 2238- See also Agriculture - Crisis - Financial support

Establishment, 317-18, 337, 338, 376, 379, 381, 385, 399, 405-6

Cline, 334-5

Hermanson, 334-5

Estimates (2000-2001), 2236-9

Cline, 2236-9

Krawetz, 2238-9

Wakefield, 2236-8

Investments, 2236

Liquor and Gaming Authority funds, transfer, 2237-9

 

Fiscal Stabilization Fund Act (No. 64)

First reading

Cline, 1213

Second reading

Cline, 1371

D'Autremont, 1371-2

Stewart, 1570-1

Wakefield, 2149

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 2233-5

Krawetz, 2233-5

Third reading

Cline, 2236

Royal Assent, 2350

 

Fishing

Licences, fee increase

Belanger, 455-6

Kwiatkowski, 455-6

 

Fishing industry

Angling vs. commercial fishing, 93

 

Fishing Lake See Cottages - Flood damage

 

Fitch and Associates See Ambulance service - Coordination, province wide

 

Flat tax See Income tax

 

FleetNet 800 See SaskTel Mobility

 

Floods See Cottages

 

Foam Lake, Sask. See Cottages - Flood damage, Fishing Lake, economic impact

 

Fond-du-Lac, Sask. See Airports

 

Food banks, 122

Social assistance recipients, 1957

 

Food processing industry, 368

 

Ford, Danielle Charpier See Saskatchewan Water Corporation - Consultants, freelance stories

 

Foreign ownership See Farmland - Sales, out-of-province

 

Forest fires

1999 season, costs, contractors, salaries, 924, 1170-1

2000 season, forecast, contingency measures, 924

Awareness programs, funding, 924

Contingency fund, 405, 923

Contingency to manage risk of extreme fire seasons and their threat to Northern communities, 320

Equipment

Contracting, interprovincial agreements, 925

New technologies, expenses, 1173-4

Ownership and contracting, 924-5

Firefighters

Labour Standards Act, regulations, application, 925-6

Night firefighting, training, 926

Recruitment, training, costs, 924

Training, 1173

Farmers, 1172

Firefighting

24 hour-a-day system, 1173

New developments and costs, 1171-2

Northern contractors and employees, 925, 1171

Suppression, funding, 923

Water bombers, usage, cost, 925

 

Forest industry, 138, 166- See also Disabled and handicapped persons - Programs

Development plan, 320, 348, 383

Education and training strategy, partnership with industry, member's statement

Kowalsky, 885

Employment development, 368

Exhibition, Prince Albert, 139

Expansion/strategy, 1027

Industrial plants, 320

Land use plans, integrated, funding, 1174

Model forest, north of Prince Albert, 139

Oriented strand board mill, Hudson Bay, 1700-3

Partnerships, 138, 320 See also above Development plan

Pasquia-Porcupine Integrated Forest Land Use Plan

Contractors, social and economic well-being enhancement, reflecting in partnership arrangements, 1175-6, 1699-700

Recommendations, implementation and cost, 1174-5

Prince Albert Pulp and Paper, Weyerhaeuser

Co-generation project, 138

Municipal tax, proposed

Serby, 783-5, 814-15

Wiberg, 783-5, 814-15

Forest management lease agreement, relinquishment, 138

Products, utilization, 139

Renewal program, 9, 87, 123, 139, 175

Saw mills, Prince Albert, 138

Softwood, top diameter less than four inches, exemption granting

Pasquia-Porcupine Integrated Forest Land Use Plan, 1700-1

Prince Albert Model Forest Association, 1701-3

Spruce budworm spraying programs, request for proposal process, 922, 1170

Sustainable development, 93

Training, new, 320

Training strategy, 320

Funding, 913, 1077

Waste products, Hudson Bay See Disabled and handicapped persons - Programs

 

Forest Resources Management Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 60)

First reading

Lingenfelter, 1213

Second reading

Allchurch, 1983-4

Belanger, 1397

Gantefoer, 1397-8

Kwiatkowski, 1661-2

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Allchurch, 2152-6

Belanger, 2152-6

Julé, 2153-4

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 2167

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Formulary Committee See Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Review, criteria

 

Foster care

Children

Complaints, investigation procedures, 1428

Participation rights, Child and Family Services Act, including, 1429

Recreational activities, sports, entertainment, expenses, 1430

Children and Youth in Care Review: Listen to their Voices

Eagles, 701-2

Toth, 699-700, 731-2, 939-40

Van Mulligen, 700-2, 732, 940

Recommendations See above Children - Participation rights, Child and Family Services Act, including

Children and Youth in Care Review: Listen to their Voices, member's statement

D'Autremont, 698

Information, managing, child's file, whereabouts unknown, 1427-8

Worker, disciplinary action, 1428

Parents, financial assistance/compensation, 1430

Vs. kinship care, 1138-9

 

4-H- See also Beef industry

Achievement days, Moosomin constituency and regional show and sale, Whitewood, member's statement

Toth, 1764-5

Fundraising campaign, member's statement

Wartman, 1909

 

Four-year Taxation Plan Act (No. 201)

First reading

Hermanson, 215

 

Fox Valley, Sask. See Sports

 

Francophones- See also School divisions

Rendezvous 2000, volunteers, recognition, member's statement

Kasperski, 390

 

Fraser Institute, Vancouver See Hospital waiting lists - Fraser Institute's Annual waiting list survey; Taxation - Freedom day

 

Freedom of speech See Farm machinery industry - Union certification - Employer's right to be heard

 

Freeman, Dr. Michel See Personal injury protection plan - Review

 

French language See School divisions - Francophone

 

Fuel See Air transportation - Aviation fuel; Diesel fuel; Farm fuel; Gasoline

Alternative See Ethanol

 

Fuel Tax Act, 2000 (No. 45)

First reading

Cline, 1155

Second reading

Cline, 1215

D'Autremont, 1522-8

Toth, 1215-16

Wakefield, 1874-5

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 1996-7

Wakefield, 1996-7

Third reading

Cline, 2027

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Functional Economic Areas in Saskatchewan: A Framework for Municipal Restructuring (Stabler report)- See also Municipalities - Legislative renewal/restructuring

Cost, 1163

 

Fundraising- See also 4-H; Communities - Lampman, swimming pool

Sig's Charity Corn Roast, 11th annual, Vonda, member's statement

Julé, 1907-8

United Way of Regina 1999 campaign, congratulations, member's statement

Yates, 131

Whitewood rink, member's statement

Toth, 1522

 

Funeral services

Sales tax exemption, 322

 

Furtan, Hartley, See Finance Department - A. W. Johnson Distinguished Chair in Public Policy

 

Fyke, Ken See Medicare Commission - Establishment

 

 

G

 

Gabriel Dumont Institute of Métis Studies and Applied Research, 320

 

Gambling See Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 74); Liquor and Gaming Authority; Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority

 

Garcea, Joe See Municipalities - Legislative renewal/restructuring

 

Gardiner, Rick See Regional parks - Capital infrastructure, improvement

 

Gardiner Dam See Grain

 

Garment manufacturing industry

Alberta Garment Manufacturing, Calgary, AGM-Sask Ltd., relocation, Saskatoon, 1028

Alberta Garment Manufacturing, Calgary, AGM-Sask Ltd., relocation, Saskatoon, member's statement

Addley, 1708

Jones, 77

 

Gasoline- See also Farm fuel; Fuel Tax Act, 2000 (No. 45)

Prices, increase, 340

Tax See also Government expenditures - Debt; Highways and roads - Funding

Reduction, 353, 368, 373, 380, 408, 412

Cline, 335-6, 362-3, 414-15, 454-5, 1502-3

Hermanson, 1502

MacKinnon, 1278-9

Wall, 335-6, 362-3, 454-5, 1278-9

Reduction, petitions, 450, 515, 546, 578, 603, 637, 668, 727, 749, 808, 839, 858, 882, 914, 942, 977, 1006, 1034, 1059, 1088, 1118, 1146, 1178, 1204, 1230, 1262, 1275, 1298, 1332, 1362, 1382, 1469, 1498, 1531, 1551, 1582, 1615, 1676, 2244

Allchurch, 696, 727, 778, 808, 976, 1006, 1033, 1230, 1262, 1275, 1298, 1332, 1361-2, 1498, 1531, 2299

Bakken, 1274, 1331, 1361, 1529-30

Brkich, 578, 636, 696, 727, 777, 838, 858, 881-2, 913-14, 941, 976, 1006, 1059, 1088, 1177, 1203-4, 1261-2, 1274, 1297, 1332, 1361, 1468, 1498, 1530, 1550, 1582, 1644, 2198, 2298

D'Autremont, 514, 1274

Draude, 387, 545, 837, 913, 1261, 1273

Eagles, 387, 449, 513-14, 577, 807, 837-8, 857-8, 881, 975, 1005, 1117, 1145, 1203, 1229, 1261, 1273-4, 1297, 1331, 1361, 1529

Elhard, 695, 727, 1005, 1273, 1297, 1331, 1361

Gantefoer, 387, 449, 513, 545, 577, 601, 777, 837, 857, 913, 1005, 1087, 1117, 1145, 1177, 1203, 1229, 1261, 1273, 1297, 1331, 1435, 1529

Harpauer, 882, 914, 941-2, 976, 1033, 1059, 1146, 1177, 1274-5, 1332

Hart, 602, 696, 777-8, 808, 882, 942, 976, 1006, 1118, 1275, 1498

Heppner, 513, 1005, 1145, 1273, 1497, 1529

Hermanson, 1087, 1273

Julé, 695, 777, 913, 1229, 1273, 1435, 1529, 2297

Kwiatkowski, 882, 942, 976, 1006, 1033-4, 1146, 1275, 1531, 1644

McMorris, 696, 727, 807, 1117, 1274

Peters, 449, 545, 695, 777, 807, 857, 881, 913, 941, 975, 1059, 1087, 1117, 1145, 1177, 1203, 1229, 1261, 1273, 1297, 1331, 1361, 1435, 1497, 1529

Stewart, 914

Toth, 449, 513, 545, 577, 695, 727, 857, 913, 941, 1033, 1145, 1177, 1229, 1273, 1361, 1497, 1529

Wakefield, 636, 696, 777, 1530

Wall, 1087, 1117, 1145-6, 1229, 1261, 1274, 1297, 1331, 1549, 1581

Weekes, 807, 1059, 1087, 1117-18, 1146, 1274, 1331-2

Wiberg, 545, 578, 696, 807-8, 882, 1275

Revenue See Highways and roads - Funding

Underground storage tanks, abandoned

Clean-up, funding, 928-9

Contamination determination and liability, 928-31

 

Geographic Information System (GIS) See Information Services Corporation of Saskatchewan

 

Geoscience See Engineering and Geoscience Professions Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 61)

 

Gerrand, Gerald Lorne See Conflict of Interest Commissioner - Appointment; Information and Privacy Commissioner - Appointment

 

Gold Eagle Casino, North Battleford See Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Casinos

 

Good Spirit Lake Provincial Park See Hog industry - Expansion, Big Sky Farms, Rama area; Parks Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 5)

 

Goods and services tax (GST) See Income tax - Personal Income Tax Review Committee (PITRC), mandate, expansion; Northern Saskatchewan - Tourism development, level playing field, tax exemptions

Rebate, administration See Provincial sales tax - Credit

 

Goodsoil, Sask. See Natural gas - Pipeline, expansion

 

Government- See also Economy - Growth - Continuing to build; Employment development - Continuing to build; Local government; Research and development

Aboriginal partnerships, 9

Accountability, 54, 58, 102, 370 See also Finance Department; Tabling of Documents Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 26)

Comprehensive, implementation, 9, 102, 175

Framework, development, 318

Administration See Government departments, agencies and Crown corporations - Administration costs

Coalition, 5, 24, 53, 58-9, 85-6, 90, 96, 100-1, 125, 142, 144, 151-2, 160, 164, 168, 172, 190, 195, 196, 200, 219-20, 224, 230, 339, 349, 379, 400, 404, 2314-15, 2324-5, 2337, 2339 See also Cabinet ministers - Liberal Party members, appointment

D'Autremont, 1269-70

Draude, 80-1

Hermanson, 108-9

Lingenfelter, 1269-70

Melenchuk, 1270-1

Romanow, 80-3, 109-10

Wiberg, 82-3

Agreement, cancellation

Hermanson, 2203-4

Melenchuk, 2204-5

Liberal Party election platform, implementation, 2315

Hermanson, 2253-4

Melenchuk, 2253-4

Record, member's statement

Draude, 2301

Renegotiation, Wood River constituency by-election results

Hermanson, 1869-71

Melenchuk, 1869-71

Romanow, 1870-1

Consultation See Action Committee on the Rural Economy

Credit rating

Upgrades, 318, 385

Credit rating, ministerial statement (Cline)

Cline, 1128

Hermanson, 1128-9

Fees and service charges See Government departments, agencies and Crown corporations

Financial management, 317-18

Fiscal responsibility, 58, 317, 355, 396, 407, 411

Good government, 317-18, 345, 396, 397, 403, 405, 411

Non-confidence motion, M. (Krawetz)

Boyd, 2210-12

Hermanson, 2212-13

Higgins, 2214-15

Hillson, 2215-17

Kasperski, 2213-14

Krawetz, 2208-10

Open, 9, 58, 102

Partnership with people, renewing, 9, 175

Performance See above Accountability - Framework

Plan for the future, fundamentals, 317 See also Economy - Vast potential of province, realization, creation; Health care - Future

Public accountability, 24

Record

Cline, 675-6

Hermanson, 674-5

Regulations, 197

Reduction, 6 See also Farmers/Producers; Regulatory Reform Act (No. 224)

MacKinnon, 938

Wakefield, 938

Responsible, balanced approach, 66, 317-18

Services See also Employment

Better, 173, 368, 370, 376, 383, 397, 398

Budget

Balanced, in context, 6

Surplus, investment, 6, 120

Charges See Government departments, agencies and Crown corporations - Fees and service charges

Cuts, prevention See Fiscal Stablilization Fund

Fewer, 379

Priority, investment, 317, 321

Vision, 2308-11

 

Government Accountability Act (No. 208)

First reading

Krawetz, 1445

 

Government building space- See also Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority

Crown corporations, 1821-2

Educational uses, 1823

Leases

Long-term, definition and policy, 1821

Markup, 1825

Rural service centres, 1825

Vacancies, 1820-1

Owned property, vacancies, 1821

Private business or agencies, sublet or rent, 1821

Wascana Oil Building, 1821

 

Government departments, agencies and Crown corporations

Achievements, measuring against key benchmark, 9 See also Government - Accountability - Framework

Administration costs

Cline, 552-3

Wakefield, 552

Annual reports, goals and achievements, 9

Fees and service charges, increase, 379 See also Income tax - Reduction

Cline, 550-2

Hermanson, 550-2

Performance, accountability, 9

 

Government employees See Public service

 

Government expenditures, 96

Borrowing, 1990

Consolidated financial statement

Cline, 1444

Krawetz, 1443-4

Debt, 26, 71, 101, 166, 222, 370, 381, 384-5, 411

Gasoline tax removal, contribution, 370

Gross domestic product, percentage, 317, 345, 376, 381, 396

Interest payments, 101, 120, 171-2, 173, 222, 318, 345, 403, 407, 1990

Interest rates, 96

Prevention See Fiscal Stabilization Fund - Establishment

Reduction, 58, 96, 120, 170-2, 173, 317, 318, 353, 396, 403, 404 See also Income tax - Debt reduction surtax

Budget

Balanced, in context, 6

Surplus, investment, 6, 120

Repayment, 1990

Saskatchewan home program, contribution, 370

Servicing

Estimates, separate vote, 1990

Share sale, equity in Crown corporations or investments, 1990

 

Government revenue, 379, 2337- See also Energy and Mines Department - Finance and Administration Division - Mineral Revenue Branch; Fiscal Stabilization Fund - Establishment; Natural gas - Royalties; Oil industry - Royalties

Rise and fall from year to year, depending on global forces, 317

 

Governor General

Certificate of Commendation, recipients, Christin Knutsen, Tisdale, rescuers, member's statement

Gantefoer, 581

Visit to the legislature, May 1, 2000

Addendum, 1-8

 

Governor General's Caring Canadian Award See Honours and awards

 

Governor General's Medal of Bravery See Honours and awards

 

Graduates See Education, post-secondary

 

Grain- See also Agricultural products - Debranning plant, Rosthern; Canadian Wheat Board

Booth Siding Terminal, official opening, member's statement

Harper, 1973

Elevators

Closure, 399

Consolidation, accelerated, rural highways, impact, M. (Sonntag); amdt. (Elhard)

D'Autremont, 2118-21

Elhard, 2117-18

Krawetz, 2121-2

Sonntag, 2115-16

Wartman, 2116-17

Consolidation, accelerated, rural highways, impact, M. (Sonntag); amdt. (Elhard), communication, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 2122

Elevators, Cupar, fire, member's statement

Hart, 277

FarmGro Organic Foods, Regina, 62

FarmGro Organic Foods, Regina, member's statement

Hamilton, 2072

Gardiner Dam Terminal Ltd., Loreburn and Strongfield, joint venture, member's statement

Brkich, 861

Handling facilities, consolidation, 2327

International Grain Council Conference, Regina, June 14-16, 2000, member's statement

Boyd, 1807

Thomson, 1808

Marketing, choices, 191

Price subsidies, United States/European Economic Union, 27, 63, 71, 91, 94, 97, 99, 100, 140, 141, 152, 225-6, 339, 344, 368, 1735 See also Agriculture - Crisis - Financial support; Agriculture - Ministers, meeting, December 8, 1999; Trade - Agricultural, equalization payment; Trade - Talks, current

World Trade Organization, Seattle meeting

Agenda, ministerial statement (Hillson)

Boyd, 22

Hillson, 21-2

Representation, 58

Rainfall, member's statement

Yates, 1707-8

Seeding See also Farm income - Canada-Saskatchewan Adjustment Program

Acreage, projection and price increase, member's statement

Kowalsky, 980

Completion, record time, farm families, commendation, M. (Harper)

Boyd, 1596-8, 1601

Eagles, 1599-600

Harpauer, 1594-6

Harper, 1591-3

Kowalsky, 1593-4

Lorjé, 1598-9

Wartman, 1600-1

Completion, record time, farm families, commendation, M. (Harper); questions and comments

Boyd, 1601

Harpauer, 1601

Thomson, 1601

Wartman, 1601

Progress to date, member's statement

Harpauer, 1363-4

Wartman, 1265, 1334, 1473

United Grain Growers, facilities, expansion, Cupar, member's statement

Hart, 246-7

 

Grain transportation, 63, 2331

Federal policy, changes, 746

Freight rates

Crow's Nest rates benefit, elimination, 63, 91, 141, 226, 377, 2327

Increase, 2000-2001 crop year, 94

Elhard, 888-9

Lingenfelter, 889

Romanow, 889

Sonntag, 889

Federal government suspension, M. (Sonntag); amdt. (Hermanson)

D'Autremont, 909-11

Elhard, 891-3, 909

Harpauer, 894-5

Harper, 893-4

Hermanson, 898-901

McMorris, 905-7

Romanow, 895-8

Sonntag, 891

Stewart, 901-2

Wakefield, 907-9

Wartman, 902-5

Federal government suspension, M. (Sonntag); amdt. (Hermanson), communication, M. (Van Mulligen), 912

Increase, 2000-2001 crop year, member's statement

Lorjé, 884

Reduction See below Measures to improve

Subsidy, 141

Measures to improve, member's statement

Melenchuk, 1148

Measures to improve, ministerial statement (Sonntag)

Boyd, 1127-8

Sonntag, 1126-7

Redvers high throughput elevator and Moosomin Terminal Limited See Highways and roads - Highway No. 8; Highways and roads - Highway No. 48

Reform legislation See above Measures to improve

Subsidy See above Freight rates - Crow's Nest rates benefit

 

Gray, Gwen See Trade unions - Certification - Secret ballot

 

Grazing and pasture technology program See Livestock industry

 

Greenhouse gas emissions (climate change/global warming)

Reduction See Ethanol - Production; Forest industry - Prince Albert Pulp and Paper

Reduction, program, 123

 

Greenhouses

Provincial sales tax, changes, impact, 378

 

Greenwater Provincial Park See Highways and roads - Highway No. 23; Highways and roads - Highway No. 38; Highways and roads - Highway No. 349

 

GRIP See Gross revenue insurance program

 

Gross domestic product See Government expenditures - Debt

 

Gross revenue insurance program (GRIP), 94, 148, 167, 193, 226, 338, 356, 367, 2330-1

 

GST See Goods and services tax (GST)

 

Gulka-Tiechko, Myron See Alcohol - Off-sale, review; Brew pub industry - Review

 

Gun control See Firearms Act (C-68)

 

Guyana Electricity Corporation See SaskPower Commercial - Investment

 

 

H

 

Hafford, Sask. See Hospitals - Hafford, petitions

 

Hail insurance See Crop insurance

 

Halfway houses See Correctional centres - Oskana Community Correctional Centre, Regina

 

Hamilton, Dr. Robert See Highways and roads - Highway No. 42

 

Harris, Terri See Elk industry - Elk Breeders Association, annual meeting and banquet, Saskatoon, executive director

 

Haverstock, Lynda See Lieutenant Governor - Appointment

 

Hawaii See Families - Violence, reduction, Hawaiian government initiative

 

Hazardous waste

Sanitec Canada, biomedical waste facility, Regina, opening ceremony, member's statement

Wartman, 276-7

 

Hazlet, Sask. See Highways and roads - Highway No. 332

 

Health care, 27, 53, 55, 61, 63, 72, 85, 87, 90, 94-5, 98, 99, 102, 118-19, 125, 126, 141-2, 145, 154, 155, 159, 160, 166, 175, 190, 193, 197, 222, 228, 318, 344, 349-50, 370, 2324- See also Ambulance service; Cancer; Children; Drugs and pharmaceuticals; Families; Health districts; Highways and roads - Deterioration; Home care; Hospitals; Long-term care; Medicare; Nurses; Rosetown-Biggar constituency; Senior citizens

Accessibility, 2185, 2320 See also Cancer - Tumour; Hospital waiting lists - Canada Health Act, requirements; Hospitals - Regional

Accountability, strengthening, 8

Acute, 2335 See also Health care - Wellness model; Health districts; Hospitals

Administration

Costs, keeping to a minimum, 8

Proper, 8

Alberta, proposed legislation, member's statement

Yates, 751

ALS Week, June 19-23, 2000, member's statement

Higgins, 1973

Alzheimer's disease See Drugs and Pharmaceuticals

Audit See below Funding

Blaine Lake Medical Clinic, physician position, petitions, 309, 450, 546, 914

Weekes, 272-3, 359, 388, 514, 881

Blakeney, Allan, talk, member's statement

D'Autremont, 2143

Breast implants, Dow Corning, lawsuit, Sandra Laliberte

Atkinson, 183-4

Gantefoer, 183-4

Capital infrastructure See below Facilities

Centres See also Hospitals - Closure; Hospitals - Conversion to health centres; Hospitals - Conversion to wellness centres

Big River, opening, member's statement

Allchurch, 1232-3

Lautermilch, 1233

Border Health Centre, Climax, closure on weekends, 2320

Elhard, 2109-10

Junor, 2109-10

Lautermilch, 2109

Cupar, 2177-8

Cupar, petitions, 1551, 1762, 1906, 2141, 2244

Gantefoer, 1971

Hart, 1530-1, 1706, 1865, 1972, 2106, 2199, 2299

Wall, 1705, 2297

Definition, 1728

Nokomis, petitions

Harpauer, 1971

Changes See Health care reform/renewal

Community based, 341 See also Health care reform/renewal

Community clinics, 121

Rocanville, official opening, member's statement

Toth, 108

Computerized axial tomography (CAT) scans, 2321

Computerized tomography, mobile service project, southwest, member's statement

Higgins, 518

Costs, increasing, 318

Crisis, 24

Cupar See also above Centres

Availability, 2177-8

Cutbacks See below Review - Completion

Deterioration, 407

Hermanson, 2303

Romanow, 2303

Diabetes, 121

First Nations Diabetes Coalition, member's statement

Wiberg, 1678

Funding, member's statement

Higgins, 841

Emergency services, 8, 24, 98, 102

Fees, 2168, 2187

Enhancing and protecting, 5, 9

Extracorporeal photophoresis unit, establishment See Cancer - T-cell lymphoma, patient, Edward Ens, treatment, funding

Facilities, 2320 See also Health care - Centres; Hospitals; Long-term care; Special care homes

1999-2000 Health Capital Review - Project Rating Summary, individual projects, status, update, 2062

24-hour integrated, Carrot River, member's statement

Kwiatkowski, 1089

Yates, 1121

Closed, disposal, 2178

Funding formula, 2062-3

Moosomin, 2062-3

Regina See Hospitals - Regional

Saskatoon See Hospitals - Regional

Fetal alcohol syndrome, 198 See also Justice, administration - Sentence

Social Services Department, initiatives

1432-1433

Front-line services, 141

Funding, every possible dollar, directing, 8, 58, 102, 126, 367

Vs. administration, 24, 61, 350

Funding, 24, 96, 120-1, 141, 171, 222, 318, 337, 342, 367, 377, 382, 397, 398, 399, 402, 405, 406, 411, 2321

Atkinson, 392-3

Gantefoer, 392

Audit, proposal, 65, 191, 197, 229, 337, 342, 382, 400-1, 402 See also Health-care Funding Audit Act (No. 211)

Federal, 341, 377, 2333

Future, 318

Future Directions for Health Care See Hospitals - Base, average daily census

Goals, clear, measurable, achievable, regularly monitored and regularly reported, working to develop, 8

Governance, simplifying, 8

Heart surgery, 2320

Edmonton, Cody Phaneuf, St. Louis, member's statement

Julé, 639

Hepatitis C victims compensation

Atkinson, 133-4

Gantefoer, 133

Immunization See also Schools

Program, Hepatitis A and childhood meningitis, Northern Saskatchewan member's statement

Goulet, 581-2

Improvement, 152, 318, 406

Infant mortality, 2319-20

Information See Saskatchewan Health Information Network

Insurance See Medicare

Integration and coordination, 341 See also Health care reform/renewal

Kidney dialysis See below Renal dialysis

Long-term care See Long-term care

Magnetic resonance imaging system (MRI), 2321

Cost, 2173-4

Comparisons, 2174

Out-of-province, 2174-5

Regina See Regina General Hospital

Saskatchewan Government Insurance, clients, 2174-5

Waiting list, 2175

Workers' Compensation, clients, 2174-5

Medical and technological advances, 2336

Medical devices/equipment See Provincial sales tax - Medical equipment, exemption

Midwives, funding, 198

Models, out-of-province, 2067

Multiple sclerosis See Drugs and pharmaceuticals

National standards See Central Plains Health District - Accreditation

Nipawin, 222-3

Northern Saskatchewan, 92

Organ and Tissue Donor Awareness Week, April 16-22, 1999, member's statement

Jones, 840-1

Osteoporosis See Women

Out of country

Cost, 2175

Patients paying for, 2175-6

Out of province, 2320 See also Cancer - T-cell lymphoma, patient, Edward Ens; Health care - Models; Health care - Reciprocal agreements, Alberta

Expenses, 1722

Partners, roles and responsibilities, clarifying, 8

Patients

Convenience See Hospitals - Regional

Information See also Saskatchewan Health Information Network

SmartHealth, Manitoba, 693-4

Post-operative care, 2187 See Hospitals - Surgery

Preventative, 120-1, 318, 341 See also Children - Accident prevention; Health care - Wellness model; Youth - Accident prevention

Primary, multidisciplinary team involvement, 2066-7

Privatization, 222, 337, 377, 401, 403, 2184-5

American model, 2335-6

Debate, Porcupine Plain Composite High School, member's statement

Draude, 1807

UK model, 2335-6

United States, bankruptcies, impact, member's statement

Hillson, 1583-4

Providers See Health care workers

Public concerns, Ombudsman, establishment, 229 See also Health Ombudsman Act (No. 210)

Atkinson, 887-8

Gantefoer, 887

Reciprocal agreements See also Health Department Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 10)

Alberta

Atkinson, 1680-1

Hermanson, 1679-81

Reform/Renewal See Health care reform/renewal

Renal dialysis See also East Central Health District

Satellite

Prince Albert, Yorkton, Lloydminster, 2321

Swift Current Regional Hospital, member's statement

Hagel, 1149-50, 2071-2

Tisdale, 341, 2321

Review, 61, 343 See also Medicare Commission

Atkinson, 888, 1283, 1535

Bakken, 1388-9

Gantefoer, 888, 1283, 1535, 1808-9

Harpauer, 1442

Junor, 1442

Romanow, 1389, 1808-9

Completion See also Hospitals - Closures, moratorium

Prior to health services cutbacks

Atkinson, 1301-2

Hermanson, 1300-2

Rural communities, 58, 167 See also below Two-tier

Saskatchewan, best in the country rating, Canadian Institute for Health Information, 2320

Saskatchewan Commission on Directions in Health Care See Hospitals - Base, average daily census

Saskatchewan Party position, 2321-3

Saskatoon, best in the country rating, Canadian Institute for Health Information, member's statement

Lorjé, 1438

Services

Cupar, availability, 2177-8

Services, reduction, 337

Statistics, Canadian Institute for Health Information, 2320-1

Sustainable, 318, 381, 396, 411

Technologies, new, 121, 318

Tertiary centres, 223

Treatments, new, 318

Two-tier, 68, 229, 2181, 2320 See also Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Saskatchewan Drug Plan, drugs, access, social assistance recipients; Long-term care

Rural communities, 2336

Utilization, increased, 318

Wellness model See Health care reform/renewal

 

Health-care Funding Audit Act (No. 211)

First reading

Gantefoer, 215

 

Health care reform/renewal, 318, 337, 376, 386, 398, 2320, 2324, 2332, 2334-5- See also Health districts - Management, decrease; Home care; Hospitals - Closures, health services, continual, assurance

Atkinson, 392-3

Gantefoer, 392

Funding See Health Transition Fund - Establishment

 

Health care reform/renewal, member's statement

Melenchuk, 1532

 

Health care workers, 369- See also Nurses; Physicians/Doctors

Co-operation, 343

Collective agreements, negotiating, government greater responsibility assuming, 8, 229

Front-line workers, training, recruiting, hiring, 58, 98, 126

Training, recruitment and hiring, working in close co-operation with partners, 8, 102, 120

 

Health centres See Health care - Centres

 

Health Department

Accommodation and central services, 1722

Administration, cost, 1721-2, 2172-3

Assistant Deputy Minister, nursing, appointment, member's statement

Wartman, 1276-7

Communications Branch, staff, 2172

Employees, numbers, 2172-3

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 687-94, 1413-27, 1721-9, 2062-8, 2168-88, 2345

Atkinson, 687, 1721-9, 2062-8, 2168-88

Bakken, 1419-24, 2168-71

Bjornerud, 1424-6, 1727-8, 2171-3

Brkich, 2188

Draude, 2173-7

Elhard, 1426-7

Gantefoer, 687-94, 1413-19, 1721-7, 2062-8

Harpauer, 1728-9

Hart, 2177-8

Hermanson, 1424

Julé, 2180-7

Junor, 688-94, 1413-27, 1721, 1726, 2066-7, 2170, 2176, 2181-2, 2184

McMorris, 2178-80

Toth, 2062-3, 2187-8

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 2345

Minister

Adviser, appointment, 2181

Saskatchewan Formulary Committee, recommendations, decision, 1418-19

Saskatchewan Government Insurance, payments, 2173 See also Health care - Magnetic resonance imaging system (MRI)

Workers' Compensation Board, payments, 2173 See also Health care - Magnetic resonance imaging system (MRI)

 

Health Department Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 10)

First reading

Atkinson, 185

Second reading

Atkinson, 306

Eagles, 768-9

Gantefoer, 1849

Julé, 1402-5

Stewart, 618-20

Toth, 306

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Atkinson, 2003-7

Bakken, 2003-7

Third reading

Atkinson, 2027

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Health district boards

Members, election, 229

 

Health districts, 398- See also particular health districts; Physicians/Doctors - Patients, majority outside health district; Saskatchewan Health Information Network

Acute and rehabilitative services, funding, 1723

Co-operation, 341

Communications staff, 2172

Debt, 2320

Deficits, 372, 398 See also Health Transition Fund

Funding, 2321

Gantefoer, 312-13

Romanow, 312-13

Accountability, 8

Block, 229

Population needs-based formula, 1723-4, 2180-1

Health/Budget plans

Atkinson, 1182-3, 1210-12, 1237-8, 1282

Gantefoer, 1182-3, 1210-12, 1237-8, 1282

Harpauer, 1441-2

Junor, 1441-2

Health/Budget plans, M. (Gantefoer); amdt. (Wartman)

Bakken, 1243-4

Gantefoer, 1240-3

Higgins, 1246-7

Julé, 1247-9

Wartman, 1244-6

Yates, 1249-50

Health/Budget plans, M. (Gantefoer); amdt. (Wartman); questions and comments

Addley, 1251

Bakken, 1251

D'Autremont, 1251

Higgins, 1250

Hillson, 1250-1

Jones, 1251

Julé, 1251-2

McMorris, 1250

Wartman, 1251

Management, decrease, 2170

Needs, taking into consideration, 2181

Value-for-money audit

Gantefoer, 313

Romanow, 313

 

Health Districts Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 71)

First reading

Atkinson, 1341

Second reading

Atkinson, 1543

Gantefoer, 1714-15

McMorris, 1543

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Atkinson, 2001-3

Bakken, 2001-3

Third reading

Atkinson, 2027

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Health Information Protection Act

Proclamation, 689

Regulations, 689

 

Health Labour Relations Reorganization Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 3), 8

First reading

Crofford, 136

Second reading

Allchurch, 1663

Bakken, 716-20

Brkich, 1317-19

Crofford, 300-2

Gantefoer, 614-15

Kwiatkowski, 720-4

McMorris, 724-6

Toth, 302-3

Wall, 828-30

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Crofford, 1879-82

D'Autremont, 1880-1

Hart, 1879-80, 1882

Third reading

Crofford, 1889

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Health Ombudsman Act (No. 210)

First reading

Gantefoer, 890

 

Health Services Utilization and Research Commission, 1419 See also Home care - Preventative, outcomes for community living seniors, study; Living Sky Health District - Home care, services, reassessment and termination

 

Health Transition Fund- See also Southwest Health District - Services, reduction

Allocation, criteria and life expectancy, 2067-8

Establishment, 318, 337, 377, 381, 385, 398, 411, 2321

Atkinson, 1281-2

Gantefoer, 1281-3

 

Heart surgery See Health care

 

Heartland Motion Pictures, Regina See Film industry

 

Heavy vehicle weights See Transportation - International Symposium on Heavy Vehicle Weights and Dimensions, 6th, Saskatoon, June 18, 2000

 

Hepatitis C See Health care

 

Herauf, Dorothy See Women - Osteoporosis, bone density testing, waiting list

 

Herbs See Canadian Wheat Board

 

Heritage- See also Historic/Heritge sites and monuments

Grants, Canadian Pacific Railway, member's statement

Van Mulligen, 108

Humboldt Vintage and Antique Club Museum, grand opening, member's statement

Julé, 2202

Mennonite Heritage Village, Swift Current, grand opening, member's statement

Wall, 2252

Properties

Development, 320

Upgrading

Centenary Capital Fund, 383, 1694

Funding, 321

Saskatoon, pioneers, Carl and Julia Kusch family, monument, dedication, member's statement

Jones, 2302

 

High schools, 87- See also Debating; Sports - Football; Students; Technical institutes - Attendance, high school students, percentage; Universities - Attendance, high school students, percentage

Little Red River School, grade 12 graduation, member's statement

Wiberg, 1385

"Transition Years" project, Riffle High School, Regina, member's statement

Trew, 108

 

High technology- See also Innovation Place, Saskatoon; Regina Research Park

Canadian Light Source synchrotron project, Saskatoon, 62, 319, 411, 1027

Canadian Light Source synchrotron project, Saskatoon, member's statement

Jones, 517

Kasperski, 180

Development, Saskatoon, member's statement

Lorjé, 310

 

Highway Traffic Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 78)

First reading

Nilson, 1446

Second reading

Bjornerud, 1852

McMorris, 1567-70

Nilson, 1565-7

Committee of the Whole Assembly

D'Autremont, 1947-8

McMorris, 1948

Nilson, 1947-8

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 1952

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Highways and roads, 61, 67, 124, 144, 192, 195, 222- See also Automobile and highway safety; Recreational sites - Lovering Lake

Athabasca seasonal road, opening, 745

Bridges See also below Highway No. 17, Meridian bridge

Damage, water flow from Diefenbaker Lake to Buffalo Pound, through the Qu'Appelle River, 1789

North Saskatchewan River, the Battlefords, 746

Classification system, new, implementation costs, 1738

Construction and maintenance, 2324 See also below Potholes, repair; Preservation

Preservation

Procedures, 745

Asphalt concrete surface vs. pothole repair, cost-effectiveness, 1084-5

Equipment sale, 1984, impact

Elhard, 1650-2

Sonntag, 1651-2

Funding, 1737

Materials and supplies, 1737

Government responsibility

Bjornerud, 1872-3

Boyd, 1622

Elhard, 1683, 1767

Hermanson, 1710

Huyghebaert, 2253

Lingenfelter, 1622-3

Romanow, 1710, 1767, 2253

Sonntag, 1683, 1872-3

New construction, funding reduction, 745, 747

Plan, long-range, 2190

Schedule (2000-2001), 745-6

Volunteer repair crews See also below Highway No. 4, potholes, repair, Val Marie citizens; Highway No. 18, maintenance, Climax residents

Elhard, 1619-20, 1683

Lingenfelter, 1620

Sonntag, 1683

Vs. back alley, Saskatoon

Elhard, 1682-3

Hermanson, 1709-10

Romanow, 1709-10

Sonntag, 1682-3

Vs. gasoline tax revenue

Cline, 1340

Elhard, 1340

Deterioration, 61, 86, 99, 118, 154, 197, 336, 339, 379, 399, 744, 2336 See also below Highway No. 18; Highway No. 28; Highway No. 38; Highway No. 42; Highway No. 19 and 42; Motor vehicles - Accident claims due to bad road conditions

Hermanson, 2303

Romanow, 2303-4

Ambulance service, impact

Elhard, 1681

Sonntag, 1681

Vehicle damage, claims, responsibility, 1082-3

Deterioration, member's statement

Heppner, 1364

Development, 320

Funding, 96, 171, 197, 222, 321, 336, 338, 350, 354, 367, 377, 383, 397, 404, 411, 744-5, 1737-8, 1743, 2326, 2329

Cline, 1365

Elhard, 50-1, 1364-5, 1682

Lingenfelter, 1365-6

Sonntag, 50-1, 1682

2.5 billion over next 10 years, 379, 744-5, 1082, 2326

Centenary Capital Fund, 321, 383, 745

Federal See Grain transportation - Measures to improve

Gasoline tax and motor vehicle fees, 380, 2327, 2329

Gasoline tax and motor vehicle fees, percentage

Cline, 1618-19

Hermanson, 1618-19

Gasoline tax revenue, percentage increase, petitions, 208, 243

Draude, 177

Elhard, 207

Wall, 207

Weekes, 177

Government responsibility

Hermanson, 1648-9

Sonntag, 1648-9

Liberal Party position

D'Autremont, 1650-1

Sonntag, 1650-1

Gravel, reverting to, 1085, 2190, 2329 See also Highways and roads - Construction and maintenance, vs. back alley, Saskatoon; Highways and roads - Highway No. 8; Highways and roads - Highway No. 13; Highways and roads - Highway No. 15; Highways and roads - Highway No. 18; Highways and roads - Highway No. 23; Highways and roads - Highway No. 28; Highways and roads - Highway No. 42; Highways and roads - Highway No. 44; Highways and roads - Highway No. 47; Highways and roads - Highway No. 48; Highways and roads - Highway No. 308; Highways and roads - Highway No. 339; Highways and roads - Riverhurst to Birsay

Bjornerud, 1586-7

Sonntag, 1586-7

Contracts, private firms, 1740

Costs, recovering, length of time, 1739

Economic impact, consideration, 1740-1

Financial rationale, 1739

Plans setting aside, M. (Elhard)

Elhard, 1624

Safety concerns, 1739-40, 1742

Sections, southeast, 1742

Tourism, impact, consideration, 1740-1

Traffic counts

Accuracy, audit, review or challenge, subject to, 1742

Consideration, 1741

Placement, 1741-2

2000 year projects, determining factors, 1740

Gravel, reverting to, M. (Elhard); amdt. (Yates)

Bjornerud, 1775-8

Elhard, 1771-5

Harper, 1779-80

Yates, 1778-9

Gravel, reverting to, petitions, 2199, 2244

Draude, 2297

McMorris, 2298

Stewart, 2140-1, 2199, 2297

Grid roads See also below Highway No. 48 - Traffic reverting to grid system in order to maintain

Kipling to Moosomin and No. 8, crossing No. 9, dust-free surface, 2189

Traffic volume, 1750

Heavy haul See Highways and roads - Grid road, Kipling to Moosomin and No. 8, crossing No. 9, dust-free surface; Highways and roads - Thin membrane surface

Highway No. 1, twinning, 745, 1082

Elhard, 752-3

Sonntag, 752-3

Completion within three years

Further action

Elhard, 1066-7

Sonntag, 1066-7

Completion within three years, M. (Elhard); amdt. (Hillson)

Elhard, 758-60

Hillson, 761-2

Sonntag, 760-1

Wall, 762-4

Communication, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 764

Wolseley, land acquisition, 2189-90

Highway No. 2 See also below Highway No. 27

Junction 27 and Cudworth, dangerous condition, 2193

Moose Jaw to Prince Albert See Hospitals - Closures

Highway No. 3

Deterioration, 2329

Glaslyn to Turtleford, maintenance

Allchurch, 1588

Sonntag, 1588

Highway No. 4, potholes, repair, Val Marie citizens

Bjornerud, 1587

D'Autremont, 1553-5

Sonntag, 1554-5, 1587

Highway No. 4, potholes, repair, Val Marie citizens, member's statement

D'Autremont, 1616-17

Elhard, 1616

Wartman, 1616

Highway No. 6, Minton and Ceylon, maintenance

Bakken, 1589

Sonntag, 1589

Highway No. 8, 2189

Deterioration, tourism, impact, 1743

Gravel, reverting to, 2191, 2329

Elhard, 1621

Lingenfelter, 1621

Langenburg, South to Junction 22, Spy Hill, 1079-80

Maintenance, Churchbridge R.M., 1750

North of No. 48 to the Pipestone Valley and south of Moosomin, 1081-2

South of Fairlight, 1081-2

Highway No. 9

Bangor, 1079

South of Yorkton, structure and surface See below Highway No. 48, gravel, reverting to

Highway No. 11

Can-Oat Milling, railway crossing, safety concerns, 2192

Pasqua St. interchange

Construction, 746

Cloverleaf, full vs. current design, 1740

Construction, member's statement

Wartman, 1679

Safety concerns, 1739-40

Saskatoon to Prince Albert, twinning, 350

Highway No. 13, gravel, reverting to

Bakken, 1839

Sonntag, 1839

Highway No. 15

Deterioration, 2329

Kenaston to Nokomis, gravel, reverting to, 1085

Kenaston west, 1082

Resurfacing, member's statement

Brkich, 1335

From No. 9 crossover to No. 16, 1079-80

Semans to Highway No. 20

Economic development, impact

Harpauer, 1683-4

Sonntag, 1684

Maintenance

Harpauer, 1589

Sonntag, 1589

Highway No. 16

Lashburn to Marshall, grading, 745

Saskatoon to Yorkton See Hospitals - Closures

Through Churchbridge, safety, 1080

Twinning, 152, 369, 1082

North Battleford to Alberta border, 745

Saskatoon east, 746

Highway No. 17, Meridian bridge to Onion Lake, construction, 746

Highway No. 18, 1741

Deterioration, 2329

Elhard, 1474

Sonntag, 1474

Gravel, reverting to

Bjornerud, 1586-7

Elhard, 1620-1, 1683, 1766-7

Lingenfelter, 1620-1

Sonntag, 1587, 1683, 1766-7

Maintenance, Climax residents

Elhard, 1811-12

Sonntag, 1811-12

Repair, citizens, 2328

Repair, Climax-Bracken citizens

Elhard, 1766-7

Sonntag, 1766-7

Repair, Climax citizens, member's statement

Huyghebaert, 2301-2

Highway No. 19, reconstruction up to Central Butte, 2191

Highway No. 20 See also above Highway No. 15

Deterioration, 2329

Highway No. 21, deterioration, 2329

Highway No. 22

Deterioration, 2329

From Junction 6, west to Junction 20, asphalt replacement with gravel, 2194

From Junction 640, east to Junction 35, asphalt replacement with gravel, 2194

Highway No. 23, Greenwater Provincial Park, gravel, reverting to, 2194

Highway No. 27 See also above Highway No. 2

Deterioration, 2329

No. 2 towards Prud'homme and Vonda, potholes, 2193

Highway No. 28

Gravel, reverting to

Bakken, 1839

Sonntag, 1839-40

South of Radville, deterioration, school bus safety

Bakken, 135

Romanow, 135

Sonntag, 135

Highway No. 35 See also Historic/heritage sites and monuments - Maintenance

Francis to Highway No. 1, maintenance

McMorris, 1590

Sonntag, 1590

Highway No. 38, Greenwater Provincial Park

Deterioration, member's statement

Draude, 2073

Maintenance, 2194

Highway No. 40, east and west of Hafford, maintenance

Sonntag, 1590

Weekes, 1590

Highway No. 42

Beechy to Dinsmore, 1084

Deterioration, 2329 See also above Deterioration

Letter, Dr. Robert Hamilton, member's statement

Stewart, 1808

Eyebrow to Keeler, 1083

Gravel, reverting to, 2190

Elhard, 1621

Lingenfelter, 1621

Highway No. 44 See also above Highway No. 15, Kenaston west, resurfacing

Elrose to Dinsmore, gravel, reverting to, 1085

To Highway No. 31, from Dodsland to junction Highway No. 21, maintenance

Boyd, 1589

Sonntag, 1589-90

Loreburn to Davidson, gravel, reverting to, 1085

Highway No. 47

Corning north to No. 1, deterioration, 2329

Gravel, reverting to

Elhard, 1621

Lingenfelter, 1621

South of No. 1 Highway, 1742-3

Handsworth turnoff to Junction No. 1 Highway, reconstruction, petitions, 2199, 2244, 2299

D'Autremont, 2140, 2198, 2244, 2298

McMorris, 2140, 2198

Highway No. 48

Gravel, reverting to, 1742, 2189

Kipling east to the junction of No. 9 to Manitoba border, Fairlight to Maryfield, 1081-2

Traffic reverting to grid system in order to maintain, 2191

Highway No. 56, deterioration, 2329

Highway No. 80, Churchbridge to Esterhazy, K1 mine, 1079-80

Highway No. 308, gravel, reverting to

Elhard, 1621

Lingenfelter, 1621

Highway No. 312

Gravel, reverting to, prevention, economic development impact, 2191-2

Highway No. 332, east of Hazlet, broken windshield glass, injury, Rebecca Ellis

Sonntag, 1837-8

Wall, 1837-8

Highway No. 339

Avonlea and junction Highway No. 39, Stelcam, maintenance

Sonntag, 1588-9

Stewart, 1588

Gravel, reverting to See also Manufacturing industry - Claybank brick plant

Sonntag, 1838-9

Stewart, 1838-9

Highway No. 342, 1084

Beechy to Kyle, 1083-4

Highway No. 349, Greenwater Provincial Park

Archerwill, 2194

Naicam and Archerwill, maintenance

Draude, 1587

Sonntag, 1588

Highway No. 361, deterioration, 2329

Highway No. 368, construction, completion plans, 2192

Highway No. 19 and 42

Lake Diefenbaker and Elbow area

Deterioration

Brkich, 1621-2

Lingenfelter, 1621-2

Gravel, reverting to

Brkich, 2043-4

Sonntag, 2043-4

Pipeline, construction, pipe hauling, impact, 2191

Local, funding See Municipalities - Revenue sharing arrangement, funding

Main farm access roads See above Grid roads - Traffic volume

Maintenance See above Construction and maintenance

National highway system, twinning

Federal responsibility, 745

Saskatchewan portion, federal funding, 746

National responsibility, 2327

North Battleford, eastern entrance, improvement, 152

Northern Saskatchewan See Airports; Highways and roads - Athabasca seasonal road

Okema Beach, boundary road, petitions, 1498

Wiberg, 1468

Paddockwood, access road, restoration, petitions, 1707, 1762, 1804, 1972, 2070, 2141, 2199, 2244

Wakefield, 2105

Wiberg, 1675, 1706, 1762, 1905, 2036, 2070, 2140, 2199

Potholes, repair, 1084

Preservation

Funding, materials and supplies, 1737

Procedures, 745, 747

Primary, economic opportunities, pursuit, 746

Red Coat Trail See above Highway No. 13

Regina, Pasqua St. See above Highways and roads - Highway No. 11

Riverhurst to Birsay, gravel, reverting to, 1085

Rural, 55, 744, 2327, 2328 See also Grain - Elevators, consolidation, accelerated; Highways and roads - Gravel, reverting to

Hermanson, 1619

Lingenfelter, 1619

Thin membrane surface (TMS) system, 745-6

Rural road strategic initiatives fund, partnership with municipalities and First Nations, 745

Safety See Automobile and highway safety

Secondary See also above Gravel, reverting to

Grain, hauling, 746

Partnerships, 746

Truck traffic, 1083

Thin membrane surface See also above Gravel, reverting to

Capital and maintenance, costs, 1740

Heavy haul traffic, limiting, 2190-1

Reconstruction, 1739

Trans-Canada Highway See above Highway No. 1; National highway system

Truck haul management and partnerships, 2190-1

Yellowhead Highway See above Highway No. 16

 

Highways and Transportation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 49)

First reading

Sonntag, 1186

Second reading

Elhard, 1981-3

Sonntag, 1314-15

Toth, 1315-16

Committee of the Whole Assembly

D'Autremont, 2094-5

Elhard, 2092-4, 2096-9

Sonntag, 2092-9

Third reading

Sonntag, 2100

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Highways and Transportation Department

Equipment

Purchase or lease, 1737

Sale See Highways and Roads - Construction and maintenance

Swift Current

Graders, sale, 2194

Pickup trucks, purchase, 2194

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 744-7, 1079-85, 1737-43, 2188-95, 2345

Bjornerud, 1079-80

Brkich, 1082-3, 2190-1

D'Autremont, 1737, 1743

Draude, 2194-5

Elhard, 744-5, 747, 1079, 1737-42

Hart, 2194

Heppner, 2191-2

Hermanson, 1083-5

Julé, 2192-4

Sonntag, 744-7, 1079-85, 1737-42, 2188-94

Toth, 1080-2, 1742, 2188-91

Wall, 2194

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 2345

Supplier payments, 1738

 

Historic/heritage sites and monuments

Maintenance, Highway No. 35, Ken Doucett, Lipton, member's statement

Hart, 2072

 

Hnatiuk, Conrad See Science Applications International Canada (SAIC Canada) - Deputy and Canadian health care, executive director, appointment

 

Hog industry- See also Prairie Swine Centre Inc.

Expansion See also Water quality - Rural program

Big Sky Farms, Rama area, environmental impact study, 2241

Five-barn operation, between Rosthern and Laird See Highways and roads - Highway No. 312, gravel, reverting to, prevention, economic development impact

 

Holidays See Christmas; Easter

 

Hollinger Canadian Newspapers See Budget - Public opinion poll

 

Holocaust

Yom Hashoah and Holocaust Memorial Week, member's statement

Addley, 944

 

Home care, 24, 87, 98, 159, 342, 2333- See also Living Sky Health District

Health care reform, critical component, 1420

Atkinson, 1038-40

Gantefoer, 1038-40

Junor, 1038-9

Improved, 318

Nurse managers to nurses, acceptable ratio, 2170

Preventative, outcomes for community living seniors, study, 1419-20

Providers, recognition and financial hardship, 1423

Services

Expansion, 8, 58, 102, 120

Low level, elimination, private care, replacement, 1420

 

Home heating

Sales tax exemption, 322

 

Home-schooling See Education

 

Honours and awards- See also Provincial Emblems and Honours Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 33); Public service - Lieutenant Governor's Medal of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada

Duke of Edinburgh awards, congratulations, member's statement

McMorris, 1707

Governor General's Caring Canadian Award, recipients

Introduction

Gantefoer, 979

Hermanson, 977-8

MacKinnon, 979

Melenchuk, 978

Romanow, 977

Roy Tollefson, Mossbank, member's statement

Stewart, 943

Governor General's Medal of Bravery, recipients

Introduction

Boyd, 978

Hagel, 978

Hermanson, 977-8

Melenchuk, 978

Romanow, 977

Sonntag, 978

Yates, 978-9

Justin Wipf, Kenaston, member's statement

Brkich, 943

Meritorious Service Medal, recipient introduction

Hermanson, 977-8

Kasperski, 979

Melenchuk, 978

Romanow, 977

Military cross, recipient, Dr. Stephen Worobetz, introduction

Hermanson, 977-8

Melenchuk, 978

Prebble, 978

Romanow, 977

Order of Canada, recipients, introduction

Hermanson, 977-8

Hillson, 978

Melenchuk, 978

Nilson, 978

Prebble, 978

Romanow, 977

Prime Minister's Award See Teachers - Rouleau School, Guy Kerbrat

Saskatchewan Order of Merit

Nomination, Sandra Schmirler, letter to Ted Turner, Chair, honours advisory committee

Romanow, 990-1

Posthumous nomination See also Provincial Emblems and Honours Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 33)

Recipients, introduction

Harpauer, 978

Hermanson, 977-8

Hillson, 978

Melenchuk, 978

Prebble, 978

Romanow, 977

Saskatchewan Volunteer Medal

Presentation, Hansard, May 17, 2000

Addendum, 9-18

Recipients

Battleford-Cut Knife constituency, David Shurry, member's statement

Peters, 1121-2

Family and friends, introduction

Eagles, 1263

Hart, 1264

Prebble, 1263

Toth, 1263

Wall, 1262

Introduction

Hermanson, 977-8

Junor, 979

Melenchuk, 978

Romanow, 977

Toth, 979

 

Hospital Standards Act See Hospitals - Minimum standards, criteria

 

Hospital waiting lists, 8, 68, 119, 141, 145, 154, 159, 191, 222, 228, 337, 339, 372, 398, 2319, 2324, 2333-4, 2336- See also Cancer - Tumour; Saskatoon Health District

Canada Health Act, requirements

Hermanson, 1386-7

Romanow, 1386-7

Fraser Institute's Annual waiting list survey, 2334

Regina, 58

Saskatoon, 58

Surgery, 102

 

Hospitals, 24- See also Ambulance service; City Hospital, Saskatoon; Drugs and pharmaceuticals - In hospital, coverage; Plains Health Centre, Regina; Regina General Hospital; Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon

Average daily census, 2179-80

Base, average daily census, Murray report, recommendations, 2180-1

Battlefords Union Hospital, North Battleford See also Battlefords Health District - Review

Patient, Dickson Bird, death, review panel

Atkinson, 1504-5

Bakken, 1504-5

Regional hospital with renal dialysis and CAT scan services, 152

Beds, shortage, 398, 2336 See also Ambulance service - Hospital admission, refusal

Central Butte Union Hospital and long-term care facility, integration, 2188

Closures, 149, 337, 379, 2324, 2328, 2332, 2343 See also Health care - Review - Completion; Hospitals - Lanigan, petitions; Hospitals - Watrous, petitions

Carrot River, 168, 458 See also Health care - Facility, 24-hour, integrated; Plains Health Centre, Regina - Closure

Atkinson, 110-11

Kwiatkowski, 110-11

Health services, continual, assurance, 2177

Highway No. 2, Moose Jaw to Prince Albert, 1728

Highway No. 16, Saskatoon to Yorkton, 1728, 2178

Liberal position

Atkinson, 1534-5

Gantefoer, 1534-5

Moratorium, until health care review, completion

Gantefoer, 1809, 1841

Romanow, 1809, 1841

Moratorium, until health care review, completion, M. (Bakken); amdt. (Jones)

Addley, 1455-62

Bakken, 1446-50

Gantefoer, 1450-3

Hart, 1463-5

Jones, 1453-5

Julé, 1462-3

Thomson, 1465-6

Proposal, reasonable access to services, consideration, 1426

Watrous, 1728

Weyburn, 398

Wynyard, 1728

Conversion to wellness centres

Atkinson, 2144

Gantefoer, 2110

Harpauer, 2144

Junor, 2110

Lanigan

Harpauer, 2111

Romanow, 2111-12

Romanow, 2110-11

Esterhazy See Long-term care - Patient

Funding, 404

Hafford, petitions

Weekes, 2298

Lanigan See also Hospitals - Conversion to wellness centres; Living Sky Health District - Health/Budget plans

Conversion to health centre

Atkinson, 2144-5

Harpauer, 2144-5

Lanigan, petitions, 1436, 1469, 1498, 1531, 1551, 1582, 1615, 1644, 1676, 1707, 1762, 1804, 1834, 1865, 1906, 1972, 2070, 2107, 2141, 2199, 2244, 2299

Allchurch, 1382, 1436, 1468, 1550, 1582, 1614, 1644, 1675-6, 1706, 1762, 1804, 1833, 1972, 2036, 2070, 2106, 2140

Bakken, 1381-2, 1435, 1468, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1675, 1803, 1833, 1971, 2069

Bjornerud, 1382, 1468, 1497, 1530, 1549-50, 1581, 1803, 1833, 2036, 2139

Boyd, 1381

Brkich, 2070

D'Autremont, 1468, 1497-8

Draude, 1381, 1467, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1613, 1675, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1833, 1971, 2035, 2069, 2139, 2244

Eagles, 1381, 1435, 1467, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1613, 1643, 1675, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1971, 2069, 2105, 2139

Elhard, 1381, 1467, 1643

Gantefoer, 1381, 1467, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1613, 1643, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1833, 2035, 2069, 2139, 2197

Harpauer, 1382, 1435, 1468, 1498, 1530, 1550, 1582, 1614, 1644, 1675, 1706, 1762, 1804, 1833, 1865, 2036, 2070, 2105, 2140, 2199, 2298

Hart, 1382, 1614, 1762, 2140

Heppner, 1381

Hermanson, 1581

Julé, 1467, 1675, 1865, 1905, 2197

Krawetz, 1529

Kwiatkowski, 1382, 1469, 1498, 1550-1, 1582, 1614, 1676, 1706, 1762, 2036, 2106, 2141

McMorris, 1435, 1498, 1530, 1550, 1761, 1803, 2105

Peters, 1467, 1549, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1971, 2035, 2139, 2197, 2299

Stewart, 1468-9, 1582, 1676, 1706, 1865, 2036, 2070, 2106

Toth, 1467, 1613, 1803, 1865, 2069, 2105

Wakefield, 1550, 1614

Wall, 1381, 1467, 1971

Weekes, 1382, 1468, 1498, 1530, 1550, 1581-2, 1643, 1675, 1705, 1761, 1803-4, 1833, 1971, 2036, 2069-70, 2105, 2140, 2198

Wiberg, 1614

Minimum standards, criteria, 2179-80

Moosomin, operating room, reopening, member's statement

Toth, 108, 131

Moosomin Integrated Health Facility, 86, 2188

North Central Health District, 2332, 2334

Regina

Consolidation See also Regina General Hospital

Atkinson, 212-13

Wall, 212

Regional, 58, 102, 230

Funding, 24

Strengthening, 98

St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Humboldt

Redevelopment project See also Health care - Facilities - 1999-2000 Health Capital Review - Project Rating Summary, individual projects, status, update

Funding, 2186-7

Surgery, 24 See also Cancer - Surgery; Health care - Heart surgery; Hospital waiting lists

Post-operative care, 2187

Waiting lists, 98

Swift Current regional hospital See also Health care - Renal dialysis

Regeneration, funding, 413

Regeneration, funding, petitions, 359, 388, 450, 515, 546, 578, 603, 637, 668, 697, 727, 749, 778, 808, 839, 858, 882, 977, 1006, 1034, 1088, 1230, 1972

Wall, 327, 359, 387, 449, 514, 545, 577, 601-2, 635, 667, 695, 727, 749, 777, 807, 838, 858, 941, 975, 1005, 1059, 1203, 1905

Uranium City, board of governors, audit, Provincial Auditor's report

Gantefoer, 1476-7, 1503-4

Junor, 1476-7, 1503-4

Watrous See also Hospitals - Conversion to wellness centres; Living Sky Health District - Health/Budget plans

Camp Easter Seal, emergency and supplementary health services

Atkinson, 1535-6

Harpauer, 1535-6

Conversion to health centre

Atkinson, 2145

Harpauer, 2145

Watrous, petitions, 1436, 1469, 1498, 1531, 1582, 1615, 1644, 1676, 1707, 1762, 1804, 1834, 1865, 1906, 1972, 2070, 2107, 2141, 2199, 2244, 2299

Allchurch, 1382, 1436, 1468, 1550, 1582, 1614, 1644, 1675-6, 1706, 1762, 1804, 1833, 1972, 2036, 2070, 2106, 2140

Bakken, 1381-2, 1435, 1468, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1675, 1803, 1833, 1971, 2069

Bjornerud, 1382, 1468, 1497, 1530, 1549-50, 1581, 1803, 1833, 2036, 2139

Boyd, 1381

Brkich, 2070

D'Autremont, 1468, 1497-8

Draude, 1381, 1467, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1613, 1675, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1833, 1971, 2035, 2069, 2139, 2244

Eagles, 1381, 1435, 1467, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1613, 1643, 1675, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1971, 2069, 2105, 2139

Elhard, 1381, 1467, 1643

Gantefoer, 1381, 1467, 1497, 1549, 1581, 1613, 1643, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1833, 2035, 2069, 2139, 2197

Harpauer, 1382, 1435, 1468, 1498, 1530, 1550, 1582, 1614, 1644, 1675, 1706, 1762, 1804, 1833, 1865, 2036, 2070, 2105, 2140, 2199, 2298

Hart, 1382, 1614, 1762, 2140

Heppner, 1381

Julé, 1467, 1675, 1865, 1905, 2197

Krawetz, 1529

Kwiatkowski, 1382, 1469, 1498, 1550-1, 1551, 1582, 1614, 1676, 1706, 1762, 2036, 2106, 2141

McMorris, 1435, 1498, 1530, 1550, 1761, 1803, 2105

Peters, 1467, 1549, 1705, 1761, 1803, 1971, 2035, 2139, 2197, 2299

Stewart, 1468-9, 1582, 1676, 1706, 1865, 2036, 2070, 2106

Toth, 1467, 1613, 1803, 1865, 2069, 2105

Wakefield, 1550, 1614

Wall, 1381, 1467, 1971

Weekes, 1382, 1468, 1498, 1530, 1550, 1581-2, 1643, 1675, 1705, 1761, 1803-4, 1833, 1971, 2036, 2069-70, 2105, 2140, 2198

Wiberg, 1614

Wynyard See also Hospitals - Conversion to wellness centres; Living Sky Health District - Health/Budget plans

Viability, 2178

 

Housing- See also Condominium Property Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 58); Municipal Affairs, Culture and Housing Department; Senior citizens - Women, adequate health care, affordable housing, access to essential services, Women's Secretariat, long-range plans

Co-operative See Private care homes - Rose Valley Community Spirit Manor

Families, saving for homes, assistance, goal, 6

New Beginnings Housing Co-operative, Prince Albert, member's statement

Kowalsky, 46-7

Rental See Residential Tenancies Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 29); Social assistance recipients - Shelter allowance

Saskatchewan home program See Government expenditures - Debt

Social, 122, 319, 1019-20

Development, 320

Funding, 321

Centenary Capital Fund, 383

Funding, member's statement

Prebble, 1207

Starts, 26

Prince Albert, member's statement

Wiberg, 915-16

Starts, member's statement

Hamilton, 638-9

Starts and sales, member's statement

Yates, 46

Straw bale construction, partnership, Saskatchewan Housing Corporation and Namerind Housing Corporation, member's statement

Harper, 1234

 

HRDC See Human Resources Development Canada

 

Hudson Bay, Sask. See Disabled and handicapped persons - Programs, forest industry waste products; Forest industry - Oriented strand board mill; Forest industry - Pasquia-Porcupine Integrated Forest Land Use Plan

 

Hudson Bay School Division See Disabled and handicapped persons - Transition out of school system into vocational programs and pre-employment programs, Hudson Bay, funding, capital and operational

 

Huliyappa, David See Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department - Minister, chief of staff

 

Human Resources Development Canada See Métis Employment & Training of Saskatchewan Inc. - Funding, use

 

Human rights- See also Saskatchewan Human Rights Code Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 77)

Universal Declaration, United Nations commemoration, Human Rights Day, December 10, 1999, ministerial statement

Axworthy, 114-15

Wall, 115

 

Humboldt, Sask. See Court houses - Closure; Heritage; St. Elizabeth's Hospital, Humboldt; Water supply - Wakaw-Humboldt pipeline

 

Humboldt Collegiate Institute See Schools - Construction and maintenance, joint-use facilities, Humboldt Collegiate Institute and Carlton Trail Regional College, funding

 

Hunting

Antelope, numbers decreasing, 933

Coyotes, licences, fee increase

Belanger, 456

Kwiatkowski, 456

Elk, number, Cypress Hills area, 932

Safety awareness, hunting apparel, 932-3

Subsistence, 932

 

 

I

IGC See International Grain Council

 

Immigrant investor program See Saskatchewan Government Growth Fund

 

Impaired driving

CBC's Extreme Attitudes Against Drinking and Driving Contest, winner, Miranda Wells, Ernie Studer School, Loon Lake, member's statement

Sonntag, 1533-4

 

Income- See also Farm income

After tax, increase, 5

Child tax credit, federal, 1959-60

Low, 122 See also Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Non-prescription, sales tax, expansion; Families - Building independence: investing in families, strategy; Families - Making ends meet - Real help, provision, goal; Housing - Social; Income - Saskatchewan employment supplement; Income tax - Rates, equal to residents of Alberta; Provincial sales tax - Credit

Dignity and self-reliance promotion, 6

Employment, barrier, important, elimination, 6

Financial position, improvement, 321, 397

Tax reform, impact, 322, 383 See also Income Tax Act, 2000 (No. 81)

Tax rolls, removal from, 6, 68, 120, 322, 346, 355, 375, 378, 384, 404, 411, 2318

Middle See also Families - Making ends meet - Real help, provision, goal

Saskatchewan employment supplement, 122, 397, 1020-1, 1953, 1958-9 See also Social assistance - Welfare wall, breaking down

Farm family, eligibility, 1953-5

Support level, decrease, 1952-3

Taxable, new rates, phase in, 322

 

Income tax, 55- See also Income - Low

Bracket creep See below Inflation

Credits

Child, 322, 354, 384, 411, 2318

Personal/Basic, 322, 347, 354, 384, 411, 2318

Seniors' supplemental, 322, 354, 384, 411, 2318

Spousal or equivalent, 322, 347, 354, 384, 411, 2318

Debt reduction surtax, 2318

Elimination, 322, 346, 384, 402-3, 412 See also Income Tax Act, 2000 (No. 81)

Federal, basic tax, elimination See Income Tax Act, 2000 (No. 81)

Flat tax, 412

Elimination, 322, 346, 383-4, 402, 403, 2318 See also Income Tax Act, 2000 (No. 81)

Reduction, 323, 384, 402, 404 See also Income Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 82)

High income surtax, elimination, 322, 346, 384, 402, 403, 412 See also Income Tax Act, 2000 (No. 81)

Increase, none, 318

Inflation, indexing to, eliminating tax increases in form of bracket creep, 322, 384

Personal Income Tax Review Committee (PITRC), 25 See also Income - Taxable, new rates, phase in; Sales tax - Expansion, petitions; Sales tax - First Nations

Final report, 6, 68, 119, 120, 126, 162, 191, 201, 324, 354, 371, 403, 411

Mandate, expansion, 1830-1

Members, gratitude, 321, 375

Recommendation, 120

Plan

Simplicity, fairness and competitiveness to achieve, 322

Rates

Equal to residents of Alberta, 163, 322, 346, 375, 384, 397, 405, 2318, 2342

Cline, 1555-6

Hermanson, 1555-6

Structures, three, effective January 1, 2001 year, 322, 323, 346, 2318 See also Income - Taxable

Reduction, 6, 25, 27, 94, 96-7, 101, 120, 142, 162-3, 171, 191, 197, 201, 222, 322, 323, 324, 337, 339, 346, 356, 367, 371-2, 384, 402, 403, 404, 405, 406, 411, 412 See also Income Tax Act, 2000 (No. 81)

Versus fees and service charges increase, member's statement

Wakefield, 550

Without increasing sales tax, 323

Boyd, 583-4

Cline, 583-4

Hermanson, 311-12

Romanow, 311-12

Surtaxes, elimination, 2318

 

Income Tax Act, 2000 (No. 81)

First reading

Cline, 1684

Second reading

Cline, 1916-17

D'Autremont, 1917-18

Wakefield, 2049-50

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 2159-62

Wakefield, 2159-60

Third reading

Cline, 2167

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Income Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 82)

First reading

Cline, 1684

Second reading

Cline, 1914-15

D'Autremont, 1915-16

Wakefield, 2046-8

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 2156-9

Wakefield, 2156-8

Third reading

Cline, 2167

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Income Tax Consequential Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 83)

First reading

Cline, 1684

Second reading

Cline, 1920-1

D'Autremont, 1921

Wakefield, 2050

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 2162

Wakefield, 2162

Third reading

Cline, 2168

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Indians/First Nations, 159, 172-3, 175, 347-8- See also Alcohol - Abuse, detox centre, establishment, Riversdale and Pleasant Hill, Saskatoon; Business; Construction industry - Union certification; Government - Partnerships; Health care - Diabetes; Highways and roads - Rural road strategic initiatives fund, partnership with municipalities and First Nations; Hunting - Subsistence; Labour force - Aboriginal student mentoring program; Municipalities; Northern municipalities - New North, community police boards, establishment; Regina General Hospital - Native healing centre; Royal Canadian Mounted Police - Graduates; Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies Act; Schools - Urban reserve, Saskatoon; Students - Aboriginal; Women - Aboriginal

Aboriginal Employment Development Program, partners, member's statement

Trew, 1836

Business, opportunities, 6

Child protection See Foster care - Vs. kinship care

Education

Aboriginal elders outreach program, funding, 2329

Opportunities, 6

Employment, opportunities, 6, 224

Family violence, aboriginal organizations, funding, 188

Full participation in economy/society, 5, 9, 27, 53, 65, 102, 172, 224, 320, 356, 383 See also below Social, economic and civic life

Government assistance, 993, 2338, 2340-1

Land claim settlements

Accountability, 1409

Multi-party training plan, 320

Muskoday First Nation self-governing community, 126

National Aboriginal Day, June 21, 2000

Hillson, 2045

National Aboriginal Day, June 21, 2000, member's statement

Kowalsky, 2039

Off-reserve

Child and family services, responsibility and accountability, 1406-7

Child custody cases, responsibility and accountability, 1407

Education See also Schools - Off-reserve

Responsibility and accountability, 1406-7

Purchases, provincial sales tax payment, 172, 323, 347-8, 356, 367, 405, 408

Julé, 314

Romanow, 314

On-reserve

Child and family services, responsibility and accountability, 1406-7

Child custody cases, responsibility and accountability, 1407

Education See also Schools - On-reserve; Students - Aboriginal, non-attendance

Responsibility and accountability, 1406-7

Opportunities, creation, continued support, 320 See also Education - Indian and Métis education development services; Employment development - Aboriginal employment development program; Forest industry - Training strategy; Gabriel Dumont Institute of Métis Studies and Applied Research; Indians/First Nations - Multi-party training plan; Saskatchewan Indian Federated College, Regina; Teachers - Northern Teacher Education Program; Teachers - Saskatchewan Urban Native Teacher Education Program

Partnerships, 125, 153 See also Forest industry

Police services See Police Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 31)

Post-secondary educational institutions, 203

Poverty, 2340

Provincial sales tax See above Off-reserve - Purchases

Renaissance, 9, 173

Reserves

Rural See Rural municipalities

Urban See Schools

Self-government

By 2002, framework agreement, signing, Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations, 1406

Definition, 1407-8

Social, economic and civic life, exclusion, 6, 152, 193

Taxation, 323 See also above Off-reserve - Purchases

Traditions and culture See above Full participation in economy/society

Treaty land entitlements, 92 See also Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department - Administration, budget estimates

Accountability, 1409

University attendance, 92

 

Industry

Taxation, simpler, more competitive, 321

 

Information, electronic See Electronic Information and Documents Act, 2000 (No. 38)

 

Information and Privacy Commissioner

Appointment, Gerald Lorne Gerrand, recommendation, M. (Axworthy)

Axworthy, 1306-7

Wall, 1307

Estimates, committee referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

 

Information Services Corporation of Saskatchewan- See also Land Titles Act, 2000 (No. 55); Personal Property Security Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 66)

Establishment, cost

Axworthy, 889-90

Heppner, 889-90

Estimates, 1903

Geographic Information System, 369

SaskGeomatics Division, Saskatchewan Property Management Corporation, transfer, 1820

 

Information technology- See also Communities - Northern Saskatchewan, Headwaters Project, smart communities program; Regina Research Park; Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology - TRLabs information and communication technology

Envista Technologies, Clifton Associates, Saskatoon, contract, Bogot-, Columbia, member's statement

Lorjé, 639

 

Infrastructure, 67, 221, 354, 407- See also Environment; Heritage - Properties; Highways and roads; Housing - Social; Municipalities; Parks; Regional colleges; Schools; Universities

Funding, future, investment, 321, 385

Improvement, 6 See also Economic development - Physical assets; Economy - Growth - Physical assets

Renewal See Centenary Capital Fund - Establishment, goals

 

Innovation

Tradition, building on, 320

 

Innovation and Science Fund

Canada Foundation for Innovation, federal funding, attracting, 320

Establishment, 320, 375, 383

Objectives, 1031

Partnerships, new encouragement, 320

Projects, assessment, 1031

Research institutions, capacity increasing, 320

 

Innovation Place, Saskatoon

Agricultural research centre, construction, 319

High technology and research jobs, 368

 

Insecticides See Farm safety

 

Insurance

Canada Life, expansion, member's statement

Thomson, 778-9

No-fault See Personal injury protection plan

Premiums, sales tax exemption, 322

Public, 24

 

Insurance Premiums Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 44)

First reading

Cline, 1155

Second reading

Cline, 1214

Draude, 1521-2

Toth, 1214-15

Wakefield, 1875

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 1997-9

Wakefield, 1997-8

Third reading

Cline, 2027

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Interest rates See Student loans

 

Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department- See also Indians/First Nations - Full participation in society

Aboriginal affairs

Funding, accountability, 1964

Minister's responsibilities, 1964

Administration, budget estimates, 997-8

Associate minister, requirement, 991-2, 995

Employees

Aboriginal descent, 992

Aboriginal issues, familiarity, 995-6

Reduction, 997-8

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 991-1003, 1405-11, 1961-70

Allchurch, 1969

Bakken, 991-5, 998-1001

Harpauer, 1002-3

Hart, 1409-11, 1962-3

Hillson, 991-1003, 1405-11, 1962-70

Julé, 1405-9, 1963-70

Kwiatkowski, 1969

Wiberg, 995-8

Funding, 992-3

Go-between other departments, 992

Minister See also Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority

Chief of staff, 906

Severance pay

Hillson, 2143-4

Julé, 2143-4

Staff, travel expenses, 994

 

Interior Designers Association of Saskatchewan See Workers' Compensation Board - Regina offices, interior design services

 

International co-operation

Saskatchewan Council for International Co-operation

Funding, 994-5

Presentation, "Linking Saskatchewan with the World," member's statement

Kasperski, 810

Yeltsin Democracy Fellowship Program, member's statement

Trew, 1062-3

 

International Grain Council (IGC) See Grain

 

International Labour Organization See Child labour - Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999

 

International Symposium on Heavy Vehicle Weights and Dimensions, 6th, Saskatoon, June 18, 2000 See Transportation

 

Internet See Agriculture and Food department

Women's Organizations on Line (WOOL) project

Funding

Total, 1228, 1292

Grants, 1226

 

Interpretation Act Consequential Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 51)

First reading

Axworthy, 1186

Second reading

Axworthy, 1342

D'Autremont, 1342

Wall, 1925

Committee of the Whole Assembly, 2225

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2226

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Interpretation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 50)

First reading

Axworthy, 1186

Second reading

Axworthy, 1341-2

D'Autremont, 1342

Wall, 1925

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2225

Wall, 2225

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2226

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Invermay Rural Municipality See Hog industry - Expansion, Big Sky Farms, Rama area

 

Investment, 152, 194, 397

 

Irrigation

Development, Tuxford, Marquis area, 2130

Lucky Lake, Riverhurst area, pipelines, leakage, repair, 2129

Pipe miles, owned and operated, by Sask Water, 1792

Projects, 1789

Contractual arrangements, (water quality) water-soil compatibility, responsibility, 2134-5

Sask Water vs. local firms, competition, 1791

 

Irrigation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 25)

First reading

Sonntag, 645

Second reading

Brkich, 1875-6

Sonntag, 1479-80

Toth, 1480-1

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Brkich, 2127-8

Sonntag, 2127-8

Third reading

Sonntag, 2128

Royal Assent, 2227

 

ISC See Information Services Corporation of Saskatchewan

 

 

J

James, LeRoy and Brenda See Tourism - Parks and resorts, fees and licences, increase, impact

 

Job creation See Employment development

 

Job training See Training programs

 

Jobs See Employment

 

Johns, Dr. Harold See Medicine - Innovators

 

Johnson, Gary See Assiniboine Valley Health District - Canora Ambulance Care and Duck Mountain Ambulance service, purchase, intention

 

Justice, administration- See also Court houses; Legal Aid Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 63); Northern municipalities - New North, community police boards, establishment; Summary Offences Procedure Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 43)

Aboriginal courtworker program See Justice Department Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 15)

Computer records, admissibility See Saskatchewan Evidence Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 34)

Fetal alcohol syndrome victim, sentence, 1903

 

Justice Department

Administration, funding, 398, 414

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1131-6, 1491-6, 1890-904

Axworthy, 1131-6, 1491-6, 1890-903

D'Autremont, 1131-3, 1899-903

Elhard, 1495

Hart, 1896-7

Julé, 1890-6

McMorris, 1897-8

Toth, 1898-9, 1903

Wall, 1133-6, 1492-5

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 1904

Film Classification Board, relationship, 1133-4

Maintenance Enforcement Office, 1492

Caseload, 1493

Complaints, Ombudsman's report

Axworthy, 985

Toth, 985

Funding, 414

Mediation Services, Saskatoon

Employees, reduction, 1142

 

Justice Department Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 15)

First reading

Axworthy, 457

Second reading, 1814

Axworthy, 677

Bakken, 1484-5

D'Autremont, 677-8

McMorris, 737-8

Wall, 1814

Wiberg, 849-51

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2013-14

Wall, 2014

Third reading

Axworthy, 2028

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Justice Statutes (Consumer Protection) Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 16)

First reading

Axworthy, 457

Second reading, 1814

Axworthy, 678

Bjornerud, 851

D'Autremont, 678

Heppner, 679

Wall, 738-9

Wiberg, 1485-7

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2082-3

Wall, 2082-3

Third reading

Axworthy, 2100

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Justice System Review Act (No. 216)

First reading

Wall, 1390

 

 

K

 

Kamsack, Sask. See Assiniboine Valley Health District - Canora Ambulance Care and Duck Mountain Ambulance Care, Kamsack

 

Kawacatoose First Nation

Treaty land entitlement See Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department - Administration, budget estimates

 

Keewatin Yath- Health District Board See Health Districts Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 71)

 

Keller, Richard See Ambulance service - Coordination, province wide

 

Kendel, Dr. Dennis See Hospitals - Battlefords Union Hospital, patient, Dickson Bird, death, review panel

 

Key Lake See Uranium industry - Employee layoffs

 

Key West Rural Municipality See Highways and roads - Highway No. 13

 

Kindersley, Sask. See Child care - Family home, Kindersley, spaces, expansion

 

Kinship care See Foster care - Vs. kinship care

 

Kirchgesner, Dr. Daniel See Hospitals - Battlefords Union Hospital, patient, Dickson Bird, death, review panel

 

Kirsh Construction, Middle Lake See Highways and roads - Highway No. 368, construction, completion plans

 

Kluz, Ken (former MLA) See Oil industry - Sales tax, expansion, application, changes

 

Knights of Columbus See Christmas - Greetings

 

Knives See Craftsmen - Bill Schiller, Carrot River

 

Konuto Lake See Mining industry

 

KPMG See Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Chairman and CEO, expenses, unauthorized

 

Kusch, Carl and Julia See Heritage - Saskatoon, pioneers

 

Kyoto agreement See Forest industry - Prince Albert Pulp and Paper, Weyerhaeuser

 

 

L

La Ronge, Sask. See Airports; Northern Saskatchewan - Representative area networks

 

Labour, 2342- See also Child labour

 

Labour Department

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1195-200, 1852-64

Allchurch, 1861

Crofford, 1195-200, 1852-64

Wall, 1859

Weekes, 1195-200, 1852-63

Minister, construction industry, meeting, 1195-6

Work and family, balancing, coordinator, hiring, 1862

 

Labour force- See also Economic development - Labour laws and regulations; Economy - Growth - Continuing to build; Education, post-secondary - Graduates - Choosing Saskatchewan, tax credit; Employment development - Continuing to build; Families - Work; Labour Standards Act - Improvement and update; Women - Unpaid workers

Aboriginal student mentoring program, Public Service Commission, member's statement

Yates, 810-11

Entrance, barriers removing, Building independence: investing in families, strategy, instrumental in, 318

Overtime, time off vs. extra pay, 9, 122

Skilled, 88, 347, 1696

Taxation, reduction and fair tax system, 321

Workers, killed and injured, National Day of Mourning, April 28, 2000

Van Mulligen, 921

Workers, killed and injured, National Day of Mourning, April 28, 2000, member's statement

Hagel, 914-15

Weekes, 915

 

Labour Force Development Board See Students - Career opportunities and trends

 

Labour market

Development and planning, transfer from federal jurisdiction, 203

 

Labour relations See Construction Industry Labour Relations Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 59); Finance Department - Personnel Policy Secretariat, expenditures; Health Labour Relations Reorganization Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 3)

 

Labour Relations Board- See also Business - Employees, keeping on payroll because of job loss due to technological change; Co-operatives - Retail, rural communities, union contract; Construction industry - Union certification; Construction industry - Unionized contractors, spin-off companies, non-unionized, operating, criteria, determination; Farm machinery industry - Union certification; Trade unions - Certification - Secret ballot

Doepker Industries, union certification, coercion, reports

Hearing, 1856-7

Transcripts, availability, 1857-8

Labour unions, certification applications vs. decertification applications, decisions, timeliness, 1857

Members, attendance and duties, 1853

Operation, 1853

Representation, 50 per cent employer, 50 per cent employee, 1853

Vice-Chair, second, appointment and salary, 1853

 

Labour Standards Act

Improvement and update, consultation, 25, 87, 122, 370

Regulations See Forest fires - Firefighters

 

Labour unions See Trade unions

 

Laidlaw, Bob and Edie See Drugs and pharmaceuticals - Alzheimer's disease, Aricept approval

 

Lake Alma, Sask. See Telephones - Cellular service, Lake Alma

 

Lake Diefenbaker See Highways and roads - Highway No. 19 and 42

 

Lake Diefenbaker Potato Corporation See Potato industry; Potato industry - Fresh pak potato plant, Lucky Lake, sale, Pak-Well Produce

 

Lake Lenore, Sask. See Volunteers

 

Laliberte, Sandra See Health care - Breast implants, Dow Corning, lawsuit

 

Lampman, Sask. See Communities

 

Land See Crown land; Farmland

Expropriation See Water supply - Wakaw-Humboldt pipeline, overflow accommodation, land expropriation

Registration See Information Services Corporation of Saskatchewan

Use See Forest industry

 

LAND (Land Titles Automated Network Development) Project, 369- See also Land Titles Act, 2000 (No. 55)

 

Land Surveys Act, 2000 (No. 57)

First reading

Axworthy, 1305

Second reading

Axworthy, 1540

Bjornerud, 1923

Toth, 1540-1

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2231-2

Wall, 2231-2

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2236

Royal Assent, 2350

 

Land titles See Condominium Property Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 58)

Computerization See Information Services Corporation of Saskatchewan

 

Land Titles Act, 2000 (No. 55)

First reading

Axworthy, 1305

Second reading

Axworthy, 1539-40

Toth, 1540

Wall, 1922-3

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2228-31

Wall, 2228-30

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2235

Royal Assent, 2350

 

Land Titles Consequential Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 56)

First reading

Axworthy, 1305

Second reading

Axworthy, 1542

Bjornerud, 1923

Toth, 1542

Committee of the Whole Assembly, 2231

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2236

Royal Assent, 2350

 

Landlords

Security deposit See Residential Tenancies Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 29)

 

Lanigan, Sask. See Hospitals; Living Sky Health District - Health/Budget plans

 

Laurier Rural Municipality See Highways and roads - Highway No. 28

 

LCL Cable Communications Ltd., 399

 

Legal aid

Funding, 369

 

Legal Aid Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 63)

First reading

Axworthy, 1213

Second reading

Axworthy, 1343

Julé, 1656-7

McMorris, 1343-4

Wall, 1984

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2222-5

Wall, 2222-5

Third reading

Lingenfelter, 2226

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Legislation See Miscellaneous Statutes Repeal (Regulatory Reform) Act, 2000 (No. 62)

 

Legislative Assembly

Adjournment

December 17, 1999, M. (Lingenfelter)

Krawetz, 307-8

Lingenfelter, 307

Speaker, 308

May 18-24, 2000, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

June 29, 2000, M. (Lingenfelter)

D'Autremont, 2350-1

Lingenfelter, 2350-2

Speaker, 2352-3

Beverages See below Laptop computers

Citizens

Alienation, 6, 53, 65, 193

Service, better, members working together, 6, 142, 222

Voices be heard, 6

Clerk, attachment, Donna Bryce, Legislative Assembly of Ontario, Table officer and committee clerk

Gratitude and best wishes

Bjornerud, 847

Kowalsky, 847

Speaker, 847-8

Introduction

Speaker, 309

Documents, quoting, member's statement

D'Autremont, 841

Estimates (main), 2000-20001 and (supplementary), 1999-2000, committee referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

Hours of sitting

December 7, 1999, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 11

-April 20-26, 2000, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 336

-May 18, 2000, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1201

Laptop computers, and beverages use, modifications and amendments to the practices of the Assembly be approved and adopted, M. (Kowalsky)

Kowalsky, 883

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (Boyd)

Boyd, 1927

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (D'Autremont)

D'Autremont, 678

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (Wakefield)

Wakefield, 1218-19

Move to Bill No. 231, The Fire-fighter Protection Liability Act, M. (Wall)

Wall, 1491, 2053

Move to Bill No. 233, The Democratic Unionism Act, M. (Wakefield)

Wakefield, 2050

Move to Bill No. 234, The Trade Union Amdt. Act, 2000 (Freedom of Speech in the Workplace), M. (Wakefield)

Wakefield, 2048

Opening ceremonies

Speaker, 11

Pages

Brooke Johnston, birthday congratulations

Hamilton, 1543

Introduction

Speaker, 10, 14, 309

Recognition

Speaker, 2207-8

Proceed to item 1 under the private members' public Bills and orders, M. (Bakken)

Bakken, 156

Proceed to item 4 under the private members' public Bills and orders, Bill No. 211, The Health-care Funding Audit Act, M. (McMorris)

McMorris, 1544

Proceed to item 6 under the private members' public Bills and orders, Bill No. 232, The Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000, M. (Draude), 1631

Prorogation See Lieutenant-Governor

Recess

Agriculture Committee to meet in the Legislative Chamber, M. (Van Mulligen)

Van Mulligen, 33

Power outage, 1136

Staff, long service awards, congratulations, member's statement

Harpauer, 2040

Visitors services, deaf and hard of hearing services, member's statement

Trew, 1974

Votes, recorded See Divisions (Recorded votes)

Votes and Proceedings, printing, M. (Romanow)

Romanow, 10

 

Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 203)

First reading

Hermanson, 890

 

Legislative Assembly and Executive Council Amdt. Act, 2000 (Votes of Confidence) (No. 220)

First reading

McMorris, 1095

 

Legislative Assembly members- See also Discrimination and racism - Terminology, use

Administrative Professional's Day, April 26, 2000, recognition and gratitude, member's statement

Kasperski, 862

Canora Pelly constituency

Easter greetings

Speaker, 855

Expression of gratitude, member's statement

Krawetz, 1206

Cumberland constituency See Points of order - Members

Parking problems, member's statement

D'Autremont, 549

Regina Elphinstone constituency

Presentation

Calvert, 2358

Speaker, 2358

Saskatoon Riversdale constituency

Presentation

Calvert, 2358-9

Hermanson, 2359-60

Serby, 2358

Speaker, 2358

Saskatoon Southeast constituency, apology See Highways and roads - Construction and maintenance - Vs. back alley, Saskatoon; Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Chairman and chief executive officer, expenses, unauthorized, Provincial Auditor, opposition questioning, racially motivated

Swift Current constituency, facts in question period, member's statement

Yates, 1036

Wood River constituency See also Wood River constituency

Presentation

Hermanson, 2243

Speaker, 2243

Vacancy effective May 17, 2000

Speaker, 1306

 

Legislative Building, Regina

Accessibility, 6

Speaker, 1979

Accessibility, member's statement

Heppner, 1907

Front lawn, sports regulation

McMorris, 1586-7

Romanow, 1587

Lights off, member's statement

Heppner, 1974

Restoration, progress, 1823

Time capsule, placement, St. Marguerite Bourgeoys School, Regina and SPMC, member's statement

Hamilton, 276

 

Legislative Library

Annual report, Communication Committee, referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 13-14

Staff See Libraries - Special Librarians Day, April 13, 2000

 

Legislatures

Historical Model Legislature, member's statement

Wartman, 605

 

Lerat, Dutch See Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Chairman and CEO

 

Levorson, Denise See Highways and roads - Deterioration, ambulance service, impact

 

Lewis, Steven See Health care - Review

 

Liberal Party (Saskatchewan)- See also Executive Council - Administration, funding reduction, Liberal Party position; Government - Coalition

Contributions See also Political parties - Contributions

Election platform See also Government - Coalition

Quote, member's statement

Draude, 840

Leader

Accomplishments, member's statement

Draude, 310

On-line talk, member's statement

Bjornerud, 1363

 

Libraries- See also Legislative Library; Public Libraries Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 37)

Special Librarians Day, April 13, 2000, member's statement

Hamilton, 698-9

 

Licensed practical nurses

Duties, clarification, legislation amendment

Atkinson, 1840-1

Gantefoer, 1840-1

Program, increased capacity, 319, 383

Skills, use on health care team, 8

 

Licensed Practical Nurses Act, 2000 (No. 73), 8

First reading

Atkinson, 1369

Second reading

Atkinson, 1478-9

Bakken, 1654-5

Gantefoer, 1655-6

Stewart, 1479

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Atkinson, 1842-8

Gantefoer, 1842-8

Third reading

Atkinson, 1849

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Lieutenant-Governor

Appointment, Lynda Haverstock, member's statement

Hermanson, 106-7

Kowalsky, 107

Prorogation speech, 2360-1

Speech from the Throne, 5-9

 

Lieutenant-Governor's Medal of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada See Public service

 

Light, Darlene See Workers' Compensation Board - Members

 

Lim, Dr. See Physicians/Doctors - Patients, majority outside health district

 

Linka, Rodger See Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Casinos - Gold Eagle Casino, North Battleford - Lease agreement

 

Liquor See Alcohol

 

Liquor and Gaming Authority- See also Alcohol and Gaming Regulation Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 74); Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority

Revenue, 324, 367, 405, 407 See also Agriculture - Crisis - Financial support; Fiscal Stabilization Fund - Establishment; Trade - Agricultural equalization payment - $300 million

 

Livestock, non traditional See Emu

 

Livestock feed industry

CanGro Processors Ltd.

Funding, 2240

Mill, North Battleford, grand opening, member's statement

Hillson, 107

 

Livestock industry- See also Beef industry; Elk industry; Hog industry

Air quality, monitoring and regulation, 2241-2

Animal identification See Animal Identification Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 2)

Forage and seeding land back to grass programs, 1731

Grazing and pasture technology program, International Society of Range Management award, member's statement

Prebble, 1439

Livestock loan guarantee program See Farm Financial Stability Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 1)

New initiatives, 320

Waste water and manure applications, environmental concerns, 2241-2

 

Living Sky Health District- See also Hospitals - Wynyard, viability; Physicians/Doctors - Patients, majority outside health district; Wolverine Rural Municipality

Health/Budget plans See also Hospitals - Conversion to health centres

Atkinson, 1093-4, 1123-4, 1536

Gantefoer, 1093-4, 1123-4

Harpauer, 1536

Submission deadline, 1728

Home care, services, reassessment and termination, 1420

Harpauer, 1235, 1442

Junor, 1235, 1442

Management, members, 2170

 

Lloydminster, Sask. See Health care - Renal dialysis - Satellite; Provincial sales tax - Expansion; Saskatoon City Hospital - Kinetics clinic

 

Local government See Municipalities

 

Local Improvements Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 22)

First reading

Serby, 610

Second reading

Bjornerud, 1849

Kwiatkowski, 1516-18

Serby, 704

Toth, 705

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Bjornerud, 2080

Serby, 2079-80

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 2100

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Lockerbie and Hole Company Limited See Construction Labour Relations Association of Saskatchewan Inc.

 

Loewen, Dennis See Health care - Breast implants, Dow Corning, lawsuit, Sandra Laliberte

 

Long-term care, 159, 342- See also Hospitals - Central Butte Union Hospital; Special care homes

Assessment and options, 1420-1

Beds

Allocation, urban centres vs. rural centres, 1727

Requirements, long-term projection, 1725-6

Facilities

Capital process, identified need, criteria, 1726-7

Funding, contribution ratios, 1727

Level 2, 1421

Provincial, takeover, funding, contribution ratio, modification, 1727

Requirements, long-term projection, 1725-6

Rural communities, doctors, retaining, incentives, 1422-3

Souris Valley Extended Care Centre, Weyburn

Lease, South Central Health District Board, 1824

Plans, 1824-5

Replacement, 1422

Two-tier health care, 1421

Fees, 2176

Financial assistance, legal separation suggestion, 1424, 1426

Patient, Esterhazy hospital, reassessment

Bakken, 1236

Junor, 1236

Residents, prospective, seeking out-of-province facilities, 2176

 

Lord's Prayer See Schools

 

Lotteries

Management and profits distribution, agreement, member's statement

Kasperski, 1835

 

Lou Gehrig's disease See Health care - ALS Week, June 19-23, 2000

 

Lovering Lake See Recreational sites

 

Lucky Lake, Sask. See Irrigation - Lucky Lake, Riverhurst area, pipelines, leakage, repair; Potato industry - Fresh pak potato plant; Potato industry - Land leases, SPUDCO

 

Lutheran Church

District president, Rev. Dr. Roy Holm, retirement, member's statement

Eagles, 1584

 

Lutz, Bernelle See Women - Osteoporosis, bone density testing, waiting list

 

Lymphoma See Cancer - T-cell lymphoma

 

 

M

MacFarlane, Douglas Thomas (former MLA) See Condolences

 

Mackness (William) study See Municipalities - Legislative renewal - Garcea and Stabler reports, review

 

MacLean's See Health care - Saskatoon, best in the country rating, Canadian Institute for Health Information

 

Magnetic resonance imaging system (MRI) See Health care

 

Maintenance orders

Enforcement, 414 See also Justice Department - Maintenance Enforcement Office

Driver's licence, suspension, 1492-3

SGI communication, 1493

Interjurisdictional compliance

Justice ministers' discussions, 1493-4

Saskatchewan position, 1494

Reciprocal arrangements, Alberta, 1495

Tools

Differences, Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, 1495

Other provinces, 1494

 

Mamawetan Churchill River Health District Board See Health Districts Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 71)

 

Man and the Biosphere Secretariat See United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Redberry Lake, biosphere reserve

 

Manitoba See Health care - Patient information, SmartHealth; Maintenance orders - Enforcement, tools, differences

 

Manufacturing industry, 138- See also Farm machinery; Farm machinery industry; Garment manufacturing

Claybank brick plant, annual open house, member's statement

Stewart, 2142-3

DryAir 2000, Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation, funding, member's statement

Addley, 1907

Investment tax credit, 2318

Profits tax reduction, 2318

Tax reduction, 142

 

Marquis, Sask. See Irrigation - Development, Tuxford, Marquis area

 

Marquis R.M. See Highways and roads - Bridges, Damage, water flow from Diefenbaker Lake to Buffalo Pound, through the Qu'Appelle River

 

Matkowski, Dean See Water supply - Wakaw-Humboldt pipeline, overflow accommodation, land expropriation

 

McArthur River See Uranium industry

 

McClean Lake See Uranium industry

 

McLane, Harvey See Executive Council - Staff; Health Department - Minister, adviser

 

McMillan, Dr. Stewart See Hospitals - Battlefords Union Hospital, patient, Dickson Bird, death, review panel; Personal injury protection plan - Review

 

McNeill, Gordon James (former MLA) See Condolences

 

Meadow Lake, Sask. See Senior citizens - Saskatchewan Assisted Living Services program, Golden West Manor; Sports - Basketball

 

Meadow Lake Provincial Park See Tourism

 

Medical Profession Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 41), 8

First reading

Atkinson, 1154

Second reading

Atkinson, 1289-90

Gantefoer, 1571-2

Toth, 1290

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Atkinson, 1877-8

Gantefoer, 1877-8

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 1889

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Medical services See Health care; Physicians/Doctors

 

Medicare, 24, 26, 62, 120, 141-2, 318, 376, 399, 400-1, 403, 404-5, 2332, 2335-6- See also Health care

Establishment (1962), 5, 382, 2319-21

Federal commitment, disappointment, 318

A Forum on Medicare: Sustainability and Accountability in the 21st Century, Vancouver, B.C., May 11, 2000, Premier's address, 2334-5

National Day of Warning Against the Privatization of Health Care, June 14, 2000, member's statement

Higgins, 1806-7

Protection and improvement by coalition government, working with Ottawa, 5

Reciprocal agreements See Health Department Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 10)

 

Medicare Commission

Budget and personnel, 2063-4

Establishment, 2063, 2336

Bakken, 1810-11

Romanow, 1810-11

 

Medicine- See also University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon - College of Medicine

Innovators, list of great Canadian, Dr. Mark Baltzan and Dr. Harold Johns, nomination, member's statement

Prebble, 78

 

Melfort, Sask. See Hospitals - North Central Health District; Restaurants - KFC

 

Melville, Sask. See New Democratic Party (Saskatchewan)

 

Member of Parliament

Regina-Lake Centre, Les Benjamin, 75th birthday celebrations, member's statement

Trew, 916

 

Members' statements

See member's statement under subject entries

 

Memorial Day, May 29, 2000

Cross-the-border memorial service, American Legion and Royal Canadian Legion, Sherwood, North Dakota, member's statement

D'Autremont, 1439

 

Mennonite Central Committee Saskatchewan Act (No. 301)

Petition, 778, 808

Second reading

Lorjé, 961

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Lorjé, 1238-9

Third reading

Lorjé, 1240

Royal Assent, 1378

 

Mental Health

Mental Health Week, May 1-5, 2000, member's statement

Jones, 980-1

 

Mentally Disordered Persons Amdt. Act, 1999 (No. 6)

First reading

Axworthy, 136

Second reading

Axworthy, 304

Draude, 686-7

Heppner, 851-3

Toth, 304

Wall, 1719

Wiberg, 1398-400

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2081-2

Wall, 2081-2

Third reading

Axworthy, 2100

Royal Assent, 2227

 

Meritorious Service Medal See Honours and awards

 

Messer, Jack See Saskatchewan Power Corporation - President

 

Métis

Employment and Training Awards, Fort Qu'Appelle, member's statement

Harper, 179

Full participation in economy and society, 9, 27

Ombudsman's office, establishment, 1965-6

Plan, researcher, expenses, reimbursement, 1966-8

Ombudsman's office, establishment, petitions

Wiberg, 2298

 

Métis Employment & Training of Saskatchewan Inc.

Funding, use, 1964-6

 

Métis Nation of Saskatchewan

Back to Batoche festival, funding, 1967

Consultants, former NDP candidates, 1970

Funding, accountability, 1969

General election, supervision, Chief Electoral Officer, 1965, 1968

Western Region IIA See Métis Employment & Training of Saskatchewan Inc. - Funding, use

 

METSI See Métis Employment & Training of Saskatchewan Inc.

 

Midwives See Health care

 

Military Cross See Honours and awards

 

Milk

Organic, production, 2239-40

 

Millennium

Celebrations, Imperial, member's statement

Melenchuk, 1908-9

 

Millennium scholarship fund

Administration, 833-4

 

Minimum wage See Wages and salaries

 

Mining industry, 138- See also Energy and Mines Department; Natural resources - Favourable conditions, creation; Northern Saskatchewan - Representative area networks, La Ronge mineral industry group; Uranium industry

Aboriginal workforce, 92

Activity, approval process, coordination, 1355

Claims, mapping, digital, 1051

Advantages, 1357

Cost savings, 1357

Employees, layoffs

Alternative work, 1357

Early retirement package, 1357

Development "The industry is losing interest in development," government initiatives to address, 1355-6

Exploration, 1757

Konuto Lake mine, near Creighton, opening, 1356

Mining Week, May 22-26, 2000, member's statement

Kowalsky, 1300

Motor vehicles, registration, Alberta, 1354

Precious and base metals, royalty structure, changes, 1757

Provincial Mine Rescue and Emergency Response Competition, Regina, May 27, 2000, member's statement

Harpauer, 1584

Road tax, revenue, 1051

Royalties and red tape

Impact, Saskatchewan Mining Association, 1354-5

Saskatchewan Mining Association, President, comments, 1757-8

 

Ministerial statements

Agriculture ministers, meeting, December 8, 1999, Toronto: Boyd, 116; Lingenfelter, 115-16

Centennial, 2005, celebrations: Hermanson, 1445; Hillson, 1444-5

Bicycle trip across Saskatchewan: D'Autremont, 2148; Hillson, 2148

Child labour, Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999, ratification: Crofford, 185; Weekes, 185

Education, post-secondary, accessibility, affordable, public consultation: Hagel, 113-114; Hart, 114

Electricity

Co-generation, SaskPower International and ATCO Power of Alberta, Saskatchewan Potash Corporation, Cory mine, near Saskatoon: Heppner, 1341; Nilson, 1340-1

Queen Elizabeth Power Station, Saskatoon, improved technology, upgrade: Heppner, 1212-3; Nilson, 1212

Transmission, open access tariff, ministerial statement: Heppner, 1914; Nilson, 1913-4

Government, credit rating: Cline, 1128; Hermanson, 1128-9

Grain prices, subsidies, United States/European Union, World Trade Organization, Seattle meeting, agenda: Boyd 22; Hillson, 21-2

Grain transportation, measures to improve: Boyd, 1127-8; Sonntag, 1126-7

Human rights, Universal Declaration, United Nations commemoration, Human Rights Day, December 10, 1999: Axworthy, 114-115; Wall, 115

Senior citizens

Provincial Advisory Committee of Older Persons, appointment, ministerial statement (Junor): Gantefoer, 1623; Junor, 1623

Senior Friendly Program, ministerial statement: Junor 2114-5; Wakefield 2115

Workplace, youth, Ready for Work initiative, further initiatives: Crofford, 1283; Weekes, 1283-4

 

Miscellaneous Statutes Repeal (Regulatory Reform) Act, 2000 (No. 62)

First reading

Axworthy, 1213

Second reading

Axworthy, 1482-3

Toth, 1483

Wall, 1713-14

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2007-8

Wall, 2008

Third reading

Axworthy, 2027

Royal Assent, 2056

 

MNS See Métis Nation of Saskatchewan

 

Montmartre, Sask. See Environment protection - Green School Project, Montmartre School

 

Moose Jaw, Sask. See Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology, Palliser Campus - Electrician training program, enrolment and waiting list

 

Moose Jaw-Thunder Creek Health District See Hospitals - Central Butte Union Hospital and long-term care facility, integration

 

Moosomin, Sask. See Health care - Facilities; Hospitals; Southeast Regional College

 

Mothers See Families

 

Mother's Day

Mother's Day, May 14, 2000, tribute, member's statement

Kasperski, 1200

Toth, 1200

 

Motions See Private Members' Motions; Seventy-five minute debate

 

Motions for supply (interim)

Expenses

Fiscal year ending March 31, 2000

General Revenue Fund, M. (Cline)

Cline, 2346

Fiscal year ending March 31, 2001

General Revenue Fund

Cline, 599, 1378

Fiscal year ending March 31, 2001, M. (Cline)

Cline, 555-74, 594-9, 1372-8, 2346

D'Autremont, 560-71, 1377-8

Draude, 1374-5

Elhard, 594-7

Hermanson, 555-9

Toth, 571-5, 1376-7

Wakefield, 597-8, 1372-6

 

Motions (priority of debate)

Agricultural equalization payment, $300 million, Liquor and Gaming Fund, M. (Boyd), 283-99

Political parties, tax credits, M. (D'Autremont), 1539

 

Motions (under Rule 46)

Agricultural equalization payment

$1 billion to address agricultural crisis, M. (Romanow), 27-38

$300 million, Liquor and Gaming Fund, M. (Boyd), 252

Child prostitution, prevention, funding, M. (Julé), 921

Grain, elevators, consolidation, accelerated, rural highways, impact, M. (Sonntag); amdt. (Elhard), 2115-22

Grain transportation, freight rates, increase, federal government suspension, M. (Sonntag); amdt. (Hermanson), 891-911

Highway No. 1, twinning, completion within three years, M. (Elhard); amdt. (Hillson), 758-64

Highways and roads, gravel, reverting to, plans setting aside, M. (Elhard), 1624

Trade unions, certification/decertification and strike action, secret ballot, legislation, M. (Weekes), 2045

 

Motor Carrier Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 36)

First reading

Nilson, 1095

Second reading

D'Autremont, 1192

Heppner, 1851-2

Nilson, 1191-2

Stewart, 1628

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Heppner, 1943-4

McMorris, 1943-4

Nilson, 1943-4

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 1952

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Motor vehicle insurance- See also Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 35)

No-fault See Personal injury protection plan

Rates, sales tax, expanded See also Insurance Premiums Tax Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 44)

Impact

Heppner, 553-4

Lingenfelter, 555

Nilson, 554

 

Motor vehicles- See also Automobile Accident Insurance Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 35); Prince Albert Health District; Saskatchewan Property Management Corporation - Central Vehicle Agency; Transportation - International Symposium on Heavy Vehicle Weights and Dimensions, 6th, Saskatoon, June 18, 2000; Vehicle Administration Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 54)

Accident claims due to bad road conditions, 2192-3 See also Highways and roads - Highway No. 2; Highways and roads - Highway No. 27

Fees See Highways and roads - Funding - Gasoline tax

New

Sales, member's statement

Harper, 698

Lorjé, 1835

Sales tax, $3,000 exemption, petitions, 858, 882, 914, 942

Allchurch, 839

Bjornerud, 838

D'Autremont, 838

Elhard, 837, 857

Harpauer, 838-9

Hart, 839

Heppner, 837

Julé, 837, 857

McMorris, 858

Peters, 837

Wakefield, 858, 882, 914

Registration See Highway Traffic Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 2) (No. 78); Highways and roads - Funding - Gasoline tax; Mining industry; Natural gas; Oil industry

Repair, sales tax See Motor vehicle insurance - Rates

Tax paid on budget day, sales tax, grandfather, petitions, 858, 882, 914, 1118

Bakken, 838

Gantefoer, 881

Heppner, 857, 881

Julé, 1087

Kwiatkowski, 839, 858

McMorris, 838, 881

Stewart, 882

Toth, 837

Weekes, 838

Wiberg, 839

Used

Gift to a relative, book value, sales tax payment

Cline, 606-7

Hermanson, 606-7

Red-book value, sales tax application

Brkich, 584-5

Cline, 584-5

Sales tax, member's statement

Wakefield, 729

 

Municipal Affairs, Culture and Housing Department- See also Centenary Capital Fund

Communication consultants, positions

Peters, 2146

Serby, 2146

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1157-70, 1743-54, 2345

Bjornerud, 1157-68, 1744-50

Elhard, 1753-4

Kwiatkowski, 1753

McMorris, 1751-3

Serby, 1157-70, 1743-54

Estimates, supplementary (1999-2000), 2345

 

Municipal Employees' Pension Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 32)

First reading

Cline, 1015

Second reading

Bjornerud, 1578-9

Cline, 1068, 1816-17

D'Autremont, 1219

Toth, 1068-9

Wakefield, 1217-18

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Cline, 1816-17

Wakefield, 1816-17

Third reading

Cline, 1817

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Municipal Legislative Renewal Task Force

Interim Report (Garcea report) See Municipalities - Legislative renewal

 

Municipal Renewal Task Force

Cost, 1162

Instructions, 1162

Interim report, public consultation, impact, 1164-5

 

Municipalities- See also Gasoline - Underground storage tanks, abandoned; Northern municipalities; Police services; Property tax; Rural Municipality Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 68); Urban Municipality Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 69)

Aboriginal partnerships, 9

Administrative costs, 1166

Amalgamation, 367, 398, 407 See also Police services; Regional economic development authorities; Small business - Regina

Bjornerud, 522-3, 586, 609, 640-2, 672-3, 702-3

Hermanson, 642-3, 753-4, 812-13

McMorris, 755-6

Romanow, 753-4, 756, 812-13

Serby, 522-3, 586, 609-10, 640-3, 672-3, 702-3

Advantage, 1157-8, 2324-6

Cost

Analysis

Bjornerud, 1153

Serby, 1153-4

Savings, 1159

Deadline, May 15, 2000

Bjornerud, 781-2

Romanow, 781-2

Liberal position

Bjornerud, 732-4, 754-5

Romanow, 754-5

Serby, 732-4

Minister's role

Bjornerud, 948-9

Romanow, 948-9

Model, test case, 1167

Municipal initiative vs provincial, 1166

Municipal-Provincial Round Table, discussions, 1159-61

Premier's statement, quote, member's statement

Bjornerud, 839

Round table process

Peters, 2145-6

Serby, 2145-6

Amalgamation, M. (Bjornerud); amdt. (Lorjé)

Bjornerud, 645-7

Harper, 650-2

Lorjé, 649-50

McMorris, 647-9

Peters, 652-3

Stewart, 653-5

Yates, 653

Amalgamation, M. (Bjornerud); amdt. (Lorjé); questions and comments

Addley, 656

D'Autremont, 655

Hillson, 655

Kowalsky, 656

Lorjé, 655

McMorris, 655-6

Peters, 655-6

Amalgamation, petitions, 359, 388, 450, 515, 546, 578, 603, 637, 668, 697, 727, 749, 778, 808, 839, 858, 882, 914, 942, 977, 1006, 1034, 1059, 1146, 1178, 1230, 1332, 1362, 1469, 1531, 1551, 1582, 1644, 1676, 1707, 1762, 1804, 1834, 1865, 1972, 2107, 2141, 2199, 2299

Allchurch, 328, 388, 450, 514, 578, 602, 668

Bakken, 695-6, 858, 913, 941, 975, 1005, 1033, 1117

Bjornerud, 327-8, 387, 1613-14, 2244, 2298

Brkich, 328, 388, 450, 514, 1146, 1614, 1675, 1706, 1761

D'Autremont, 696

Draude, 513, 749, 777, 807, 857, 881

Eagles, 327, 695, 941, 1033

Elhard, 449, 513, 601, 635, 667, 881, 975

Gantefoer, 327, 667, 695

Harpauer, 388, 514, 545, 578, 1006

Hart, 328, 359, 450, 514, 578, 636

Heppner, 327

Julé, 359, 387, 449, 513, 545, 577, 601, 635, 807, 2069, 2139

Krawetz, 1613, 2243

Kwiatkowski, 328, 515, 697

McMorris, 387-8, 450, 577-8, 975, 1005, 1203

Peters, 327, 387, 513, 577, 1905

Stewart, 514-15, 637, 668, 696-7, 727, 749, 808, 839, 976, 1006, 1033, 1204, 1332, 1531, 1550, 1644, 1762, 1804, 1833, 1905-6

Toth, 327, 667, 807, 975, 1005

Wakefield, 328, 450, 514

Wall, 1033

Weekes, 328, 450, 913, 941, 975-6, 1005-6

Wiberg, 668, 941, 942, 976, 1297-8, 1435, 2106

Dutch elm disease, prevention, government assistance, 9, 123

Economic development, handicap, 1163-4

Efficiencies, 1159

Funding

Bjornerud, 315

Romanow, 315-16

Infrastructure

Development, 320

Funding, 321, 338, 383

Land use, planning process See Planning and Development Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 23)

Legislative renewal/restructuring See also above Amalgamation

Capital fund, surpluses and reserves, 1748-9

Cost-benefit analysis

Council remuneration

Rural municipalities, reeve and councillor, 1746-7

Yorkton functional economic area, proposed, reeve, 1747

Review

Cost, 1744-5

Employees, salaries, cost, 1745-6

Potash tax sharing revenue, 1748

Regina regional municipal district, officials, replacement, 1751-2

Revenue, tax savings, projected, 1747-8

Garcea and Stabler reports, 407

Review, 1161-2 See also above Amalgamation - Cost analysis

Bjornerud, 1154

Serby, 1154

Big Gully Regional Economic Development Authority

Bjornerud, 1124-6

Serby, 1124-6

Representatives, one for every 4,000 to 5,000 people, cost, 1749-50

Mill rates, 2317

Provincial-municipal infrastructure program, 1750

Provincial responsibilities, services, off-loading, 154, 195

Provincial sales tax expansion, effect, 336

Provincial services, assuming, 1167-8

Reserve funds

Bjornerud, 609-10, 641-2

Hermanson, 642-3

Serby, 610, 641-3

Reserve funds, petitions, 668, 697, 727, 808, 942, 1059, 1118, 1178, 1230, 1262, 1362, 1551, 1582, 1644

Bjornerud, 636, 667-8

Boyd, 667

D'Autremont, 636

Draude, 667, 695

Eagles, 667, 777, 913

Harpauer, 636, 668

Hart, 914, 1033, 1550

Heppner, 635, 667

Kwiatkowski, 668

McMorris, 1087, 1146

Peters, 635

Stewart, 1614

Weekes, 1203

Wiberg, 1088, 1230, 1332, 1530

Reserve funds and assets, M. (Bjornerud); amdt. (Hillson)

Allchurch, 788-9

Bjornerud, 786-8

Hillson, 789-91

Julé, 797-800

Kowalsky, 791-4

Weekes, 794-7

Yates, 800-1

Revenue sharing arrangement, funding, 321, 354

 

Murray (Dr. Bob) Commission See Hospitals - Base, average daily census

 

Music

Biggar, summer musical, New York is Big . . . But This Is Biggar - The Musical, member's statement

Atkinson, 1974

International Tuba and Euphonium Conference, Regina, June 2000, member's statement

Nilson, 1501-2

Old Time Fiddle Jamboree, fourth annual, May 27, 2000, Battleford, member's statement

Peters, 1299-300

Saskatchewan Country Music Association Awards, Saskatoon, winners, Johner Brothers, member's statement

Eagles, 311

 

Muskoday First Nation See Indians/First Nations

 

 

N

 

Namerind Housing Corporation See Housing - Straw bale construction, partnership

 

Nameth, Bradley See Motor vehicles - Used, red-book value, sales tax application

 

National unity, 153- See also Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) - Regional broadcasting network

 

Natural gas- See also Natural resources - Favourable conditions, creation; SaskEnergy Incorporated

Activity, approval process, coordination, 1355

Employment in 1998 and 1999, 1358

Investment, encouragement initiatives, 1359

Motor vehicles, registration, Alberta, 1354

Pipeline, expansion, Goodsoil to Rosetown

Contracts, transfer of demand clause

Heppner, 1013-14, 1065-5

Nilson, 1013-14, 1064-6

Transmission volume

Heppner, 945-6, 982-4

Nilson, 945-6, 982-4

Price projection research, 1358

Production, expansion, member's statement

Thomson, 670

Rates, 366-7 See also Utilities - Rate review panel

Reserves, projections, 1359

Rights, sale, 1757

Road tax, revenue, 1051

Royalties, 1999 and 2000, 1359

Royalty structure, revised, 2318

Sales tax, expansion

Application

Changes, 1045-9

Application, member's statement

Wall, 1062, 1936-7

Impact, 413, 1353

Lautermilch, 1011-13

Stewart, 1011-12

Wall, 1012-13

Revenue, 1354

Technology and development, educational and research activities, joint, University of Regina and Ivano-Frankivsk State Technical University of Oil and Gas, agreement, member's statement

Kowalsky, 2073

Trends, 1757

Wells

Abandoned, 1760

Drilled, 26, 381, 396

Drilling applications, 1358

Saskatchewan-based, 1358

New, drilled in 1999, 1537

In production in 2000, forecast, 1357

In production in 1998 and 1999, 1357

 

Natural resources, 138- See also Economy - Growth; Environment and Resource Management Department

Favourable conditions, creation, M. (Kasperski) amdt. (Hermanson)

Addley, 952-3

Boyd, 955-6

Kasperski, 949-52

Stewart, 953-5

Thomson, 956-8

Wiberg, 955-6

Favourable conditions, creation, M. (Kasperski) amdt. (Hermanson); questions and comments

Boyd, 960

Kasperski, 959

Lorjé, 960

Stewart, 959

Thomson, 960

Wiberg, 960

Yates, 959

Protection, National Earthwise Video Contest winner, Dawn Corbeil, Loon Lake, member's statement

Sonntag, 730

 

Navy See Canadian Armed Forces

 

Net Income Stabilization Account (NISA), 631

Top up, 226, 626

Boyd, 20-1

Lingenfelter, 21

Withdrawals/closures

Short-term relief package, access, impact, 627

Tax implications, 627

 

Netherlands

National Memorial Day, 55th, May 4, 2000, member's statement

Van Mulligen, 1037

 

New Democratic Party (Saskatchewan)

Contributions/donations See also Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Political donations

Trade unions, 1197-8

United Steelworkers, 1855-6

Fundraising events and sponsorships See Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority - Political donations

Melville constituency association, annual meeting, member's statement

Julé, 1121

Web site, Internet link, United Steelworkers, 1855

 

Newfoundland See By-elections

 

Nipawin, Sask. See Health care

 

NISA See Net Income Stabilization Account (NISA)

 

Nisga'a Agreement See Agriculture - Crisis, Nisga'a Agreement, comparison

 

No-fault insurance See Personal injury protection plan

 

Nokomis, Sask. See Health care - Centres; Physicians/Doctors - Patients, majority outside health district

 

North Battleford, Sask. See Battlefords Health District - Review; Highways and roads; Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority - Building, new; Youth - Business Excellence Awards

 

North Central Health District See Hospitals - North Central Health District

 

North-East Health District

Obstetrical services See Hospitals - Closure, Carrot River

Tele-health technology project, member's statement

Addley, 729

 

North Saskatoon Business Association See Economic development - Strategy

 

Northern Affairs Office

Estimates, main (2000-2001), 1635-1641

Goulet, 1635-41

Kwiatkowski, 1639-41

Wiberg, 1635-9

Overview and vision, 1635

Projects, effectiveness, 1665

 

Northern communities

Future, 320

Headwaters Project, smart communities program, demonstration project, member's statement

Goulet, 1179

 

Northern Development Fund, 1665

 

Northern economy See Forest industry - Development plan; Northern Saskatchewan - Funding, Centenary Capital Fund

 

Northern municipalities

New North, community police boards, establishment, M. (Kowalsky)

Goulet, 1112-15

Kowalsky, 1110-12

 

Northern Municipalities Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 67)

First reading

Serby, 1271

Second reading

Bjornerud, 1925

Serby, 1513-14

Toth, 1514

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Serby, 2023-5

Wiberg, 2023-5

Third reading

Van Mulligen, 2028

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Northern Saskatchewan- See also Forest fires; Forest industry; Highways and roads - Northern Saskatchewan; Mining industry; Uranium industry

Access See Highways and roads - Northern Saskatchewan

Development, funding, 348, 383

Economic development See Northern Saskatchewan - Tourism development; Uranium - Depleted fuel, storage proposal

Economic development strategy See Forest Industry - Education and training strategy

Educational benefits, development, 348, 1636

Employment development, 368

Funding, Centenary Capital Fund, 321, 354, 369

Intergovernmental agencies, establishment and interdepartmental collaboration, 1636

Representative area networks

Consultation, 1640

Establishment

Belanger, 1304-5

Kwiatkowski, 1304-5

La Ronge mineral industry group, concerns, 1640-1

Tourism development, level playing field, tax exemptions, impact, 1638-9

Water and sewer needs, multi-year capital program, addressing, 321, 369

 

Northern Teacher Education Program See Teachers

 

Northern Tourism Task Team, 1639

 

Northlands College

Attendance, 92

 

Northwest Pictures Inc., Regina See Saskatchewan Opportunities Corporation - Investments, conflict of interest, Regina Motion Picture Video and Sound

 

Norway

National holiday, May 17, 2000, member's statement

Nilson, 1265

 

NST Network Services Inc. See Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation - Investments, NST Network Services Inc.

 

Nurses- See also Health care - Primary, multi-disciplinary team involvement; Health Department - Assistant Deputy Minister; Home care; Licensed practical nurses

Administrative duties, re-assignment to free for hands-on care, 2171

Former, upgrading program to re-enter profession, CBC radio Morning Edition interview, member's statement

Yates, 915

Managers to nurses, ratio, 2170-1

National Nursing Awareness Week, May 8-14, 2000, member's statement

Bakken, 1088-9

Jones, 1089

Registered nurse program, increased capacity, 319, 383

Shortage, 119, 343

Atkinson, 734

Bakken, 734

Romanow, 734

Strike, 98, 2320

Training, seats availability, 1695-6

Working conditions, 154, 398, 2320, 2333-4

Atkinson, 734

Bakken, 734

Romanow, 734

 

Nursing homes, 24, 87, 145, 149- See also Special care homes

Fees, increase, 2183-4, 2317

Intermediate care, new 15-unit LutherCare Communities, Saskatoon, opening, member's statement

Prebble, 1765

Rates, increase, 2326

Residents, prescription drugs, payment, 2182-3

Vs. hospitals, 2183

 

 

O

Oaths of Office See Pro Forma Bill

 

Occupational health and safety, 87- See also Workers' compensation - Premiums, higher than necessary

Committees, active, 1863

Funding

Government and employees, 1863

Workers' Compensation Board, 1863

Infractions, follow-up, 1863

Legislation, 62

Occupational Health and Safety Week, May 15-19, 2000, member's statement

Weekes, 1233

Training, 368

 

Official Opposition See Saskatchewan Party

 

Oil industry, 138- See also Natural resources - Favourable conditions, creation

Activity

Approval process, coordination, 1355

Week ending March 20, 2000, 1051

CO2 enhanced oil recovery program, Weyburn, 1930

Deep oil initiative, 368-9

Employment in 1998 and 1999, 1358

Field service industry, sales tax expansion, impact, 413, 1758

Investment, encouragement initiatives, 1359

Motor vehicles, registration, Alberta, 1354

Petroleum research tax incentive, 25

Price projection research, 1358

Regulations and bureaucracy, 1050

Reserves, projections, 1359

Rights, sale, 1757

Road tax, revenue, 1051

Royalties, 27, 219

1999 and 2000, 1359

Structure, revised, 2318

Sales tax, expansion

Application

Changes, 1045-9

Revenue, 1354

Application, member's statement

Wall, 1062, 1936-7

Impact, 413, 1353 See also above Field service industry

Lautermilch, 1011-13

Stewart, 1011-12

Wall, 1012-13

Tax, royalty and regulatory review, plans, 1050

Taxation, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, opinion, 1049-50

Technology and development, educational and research activities, joint, University of Regina and Ivano-Frankivsk State Technical University of Oil and Gas, agreement, member's statement

Kowalsky, 2073

Trends, 1757

Used oil, ecocentres (recycling depots), member's statement

Yates, 1648

Wells

Abandoned, 1760

Drilled, 26, 381, 396

Drilling applications, 1358

Saskatchewan-based, 1358

New, drilled in 1999, 1537

In production in 2000, forecast, 1357

In production in 1998 and 1999, 1357

 

Okema Beach See Highways and roads

 

Old age pension See Workers' compensation - Survivor benefits

 

Older persons See Senior Citizens

 

Olfert, Rose M. See Functional Economic Areas in Saskatchewan: A Framework for Municipal Restructuring (Stabler report)

 

Ombudsman- See also Health care - Public concerns; Indians/First Nations - Land claim settlements, accountability; Indians/First Nations - Treaty land entitlements, accountability; Métis Ombudsman Office - Establishment, petitions

Annual report, 1999 See Justice Department - Maintenance Enforcement Office, complaints; Social Services Department - complaints

Estimates, committee referral, M. (Lingenfelter)

Lingenfelter, 1187

Report See Correctional centres - Regina, inmate, physical and sexual abuse

 

Ombudsman and Children's Advocate Amdt. Act, 2000 (No. 28), 9

First reading

Axworthy, 785

Cline, 11

Second reading

Axworthy, 848-9

Bakken, 1352-3

D'Autremont, 849

Eagles, 869-70

Julé, 1575-6

Wakefield, 1015-17

Wall, 1814

Committee of the Whole Assembly

Axworthy, 2014-19

D'Autremont, 2016-18

Wall, 2014-16, 2018-19

Third reading

Axworthy, 2028

Royal Assent, 2056

 

Opposition See Saskatchewan Party

 

Oral question period

Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA), payments, claw back: Harpauer 865-6; Hermanson 866; Lingenfelter 866-7

Agriculture

Crisis: Boyd, 1366-7; Lingenfelter, 1366-7

Financial support: Hermanson, 17-19; Romanow, 17-19

Government addressing: Hermanson, 21, 210-211, 247-8; Romanow, 21, 210-211, 248

Government commitments, Throne Speech: Lingenfelter, 867; Stewart, 867

Government support: Hermanson, 47-48; Romanow, 47-48

Federal government, funding: Hermanson, 79; Romanow, 79-80

Alcohol, abuse, detox centre, establishment, Riversdale and Pleasant Hill, Saskatoon: Axworthy, 1209-10; Julé, 1209-10, Junor, 1210

Assiniboine Valley Health District, Canora Ambulance Care and Duck Mountain Ambulance service, purchase, intention: Krawetz, 2112-3; Romanow, 2112-3

Battlefords Health District, review: Atkinson, 674; Bakken, 674

Budget (March 29, 2000)

Impact: Cline, 675-6; Hermanson, 674-5

Public opinion poll, Hollinger Saskatchewan newspapers: Boyd, 1268; Hermanson, 1266-8; Lingenfelter, 1266, 1268; MacKinnon, 1267-8

Canada Health Act: Gantefoer, 1809-10; Romanow, 1809-10

Cancer

T-cell lymphoma, patient, Edward Ens, treatment, funding: Atkinson, 48-50; Gantefoer, 48-50

Tumour, bowel, spreading to liver, A. Lavalley: Bakken, 1387-8; Romanow, 1387-8

Casinos

Revenue, First Nations Fund, trustees, directing to allow auditor to carry out responsibilities: Bjornerud, 2075-7; Eagles, 553, 281-2, 1505-6; Hamilton, 553; Serby, 281-2, 1505-6, 2075-7

Central Plains Health District, accreditation: Atkinson, 182-3; Julé, 182-183

Child and Family Services Amdt. Act (1999), proclamation: Julé, 111-112; Van Mulligen, 111-112

Co-operatives, retail, rural communities, union contract: Crofford, 184; Weekes, 184

Coalition agreement, cancellation: Hermanson, 2203-4; Melenchuk, 2204-5

Construction industry

Spinoff contracting, 1998 study, Gus Zaba, recommendation: Crofford, 1234-5; Weekes, 1234

Union certification: Crofford, 1063-4, 1091-2, 1302-4, 1440-1; Hermanson, 1063-4, 1091-2, 1440-1, 2042-3; Romanow, 2042-3; Weekes, 1302-4

First Nations' business impact: Crofford, 1303; Weekes, 1303

Saskatchewan Alliance for Economic Growth

Concerns: Crofford, 1712-3; Weekes, 1712-3

Debate: Crofford, 1840; Weekes, 1840

Emergency meeting: Romanow, 1978-9; Weekes, 1978-9

Meeting: Hermanson, 2042; Romanow, 2042

Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce, annual meeting, Prince Albert, May 11, 2000, resolution: Crofford, 1152-3; Weekes, 1152-3

Correctional centres, Oskana Community Correctional Centre, Regina, Alberta parolees: Axworthy, 863-4, 920; Hermanson, 863-4, 920

Court houses, closure, Weyburn, Humboldt and Assiniboia: Axworthy, 365-6; Bakken, 365-6

Crown corporations, profits: Heppner, 841-2; Nilson, 841-2

Drugs and pharmaceuticals

Alzheimer's disease, Aricept, approval: Bakken, 813-4; Gantefoer, 214; Junor, 214, 813-4

Multiple sclerosis, secondary progressive, Betaseron, approval: Atkinson, 214; Gantefoer, 213-14

Non-prescription, sales tax, expansion: Cline, 391-2; Hermanson, 390-1

East Central Health District, dialysis unit, intensive care unit and maternity ward, closure: Atkinson, 919-20; Gantefoer, 919-20

Economic development, strategy: MacKinnon, 937-8; Wakefield, 936-8

Small business, impact: Cline, 1092-3; D'Autremont, 1092

Economy, growth: MacKinnon, 937; Wakefield, 937

Education, funding: D'Autremont, 1269-70; Draude, 313, 363-5, 394-5; Melenchuk, 363-5, 394-5, 1270-71; Romanow, 313

School boards: Draude, 782-783; Melenchuk, 782-783

Education Department, Minister, appointment: McMorris, 81; Romanow, 81

Environment and Resource Management Department, licences and fees, increase: Hermanson, 520; Romanow, 520-1

Executive Council, staff, Harvey McLane: Gantefoer, 456-7; Romanow, 456-7

Farm income

Agricultural Income Disaster Assistance Program (AIDA), payments

1999, funding, adequacy: Boyd, 2113; Lingenfelter, 2113-4

1998 outstanding: Boyd, 19-20; Lingenfelter, 19-20

Canada-Saskatchewan Adjustment Program: Harpauer, 938-9; Lingenfelter, 938-9

Net Income Stabilization Account (NISA), top-up: Boyd, 20-21; Lingenfelter, 21

Farm machinery, dealers, short-line inventory, major manufacturers, pressuring to drop, legislation: Boyd, 112-13; Lingenfelter, 112-13

Farm machinery industry, union certification

Employers' right to be heard: Crofford, 864, 1368; Weekes, 864, 1367-8

Secret ballot: Crofford, 865; Weekes, 864-5

Farm safety net, long-term: Boyd, 214, 316, 1366-7, 1768-9; Lingenfelter, 214, 316, 1366-7, 1768-9

Farmland

Education tax, revolt: Bjornerud, 280-81; Melenchuk, 280-81

Sales, out-of-province: Bjornerud, 1769-70; Lingenfelter, 1769-70

Film industry, Queer City Cinema 2000, Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival, 3rd Biannual, Regina, May 8-13

Film Classification Board, decision: Axworthy, 1126; Julé, 1126

Funding: Axworthy, 1066, 1094-5; Draude, 916-7, 935-6, 946-7, 981-2, 1009-11, 1037-8, 1066, 1094-5; Hamilton, 935-6; Lingenfelter, 916, 918-9; Nilson, 947; Serby, 916-8, 947-8, 981-2,1010-11, 1037-8

Fiscal Stabilization Fund, establishment: Cline, 334-5; Hermanson, 334-5

Fishing licences, fee increase: Belanger, 455-6; Kwiatkowski, 455-6

Forest industry, Prince Albert Pulp and Paper, Weyerhaeuser, self-generation project, municipal tax, proposed: Serby, 783-5, 814-5; Wiberg, 783-5, 814-5

Foster care, Children and Youth in Care Review: Listen to their Voices: Eagles, 701-2; Toth, 699-700, 731-2, 939-40; Van Mulligen, 700-2, 732, 940

Gasoline tax, reduction: Cline, 335-6, 362-3, 454-5, 1502-3; Hermanson, 1502; MacKinnon, 1278-9; Wall, 335-6, 362-3, 454-5, 1278-9

Government

Coalition: D'Autremont, 1269-70; Draude, 80-81; Hermanson, 108-109; Lingenfelter, 1269-70; Melenchuk, 1270-1; Romanow, 80-83, 108-110; Wiberg, 82-83

Agreement, cancellation: Hermanson 2203-4; Melenchuk 2204-5

Liberal Party election platform, implementation: Hermanson, 2253-2254; Melenchuk, 2253-2254

Renegotiation, Wood River constituency by-election results: Hermanson, 1869-71; Melenchuk, 1869-71; Romanow, 1870-1

Record: Cline, 675-6; Hermanson, 674-5

Regulations, reduction: MacKinnon, 938; Wakefield, 938

Government departments, agencies and Crown corporations

Administration costs: Cline, 552-553; Wakefield, 552

Fees and service charges, increase: Cline, 550-552; Hermanson, 550-552

Government expenditures, consolidated financial statement: Cline, 1444; Krawetz, 1443-4

Grain transportation, freight rates, increase, 2000-2001 crop year: Elhard, 888-9; Lingenfelter, 889; Romanow, 889; Sonntag, 889

Health care

Breast implants, Dow Corning, lawsuit, Sandra Laliberte: Atkinson, 183-4; Gantefoer, 183-4

Centres, Border Health Centre, Climax, closure on weekends: Elhard, 2109-10; Junor, 2109-10; Lautermilch, 2109

Deterioration: Hermanson, 2303; Romanow, 2303-4

Funding: Atkinson, 392-3; Gantefoer, 392

Hepatitis C victims, compensation: Atkinson, 133-134; Gantefoer, 133

Patient information, sale: Atkinson, 2204; Bakken, 2204

Public concerns, Ombudsman, establishment: Atkinson, 887-8; Gantefoer, 887

Reciprocal agreements, Alberta: Atkinson, 1680-1; Hermanson 1679-81

Review: Atkinson, 888, 1283, 1535; Bakken, 1388-9; Gantefoer, 888, 1283, 1535, 1808-9; Harpauer, 1442; Junor, 1442; Romanow, 1389, 1808-9

Completion, prior to health services cutbacks: Atkinson, 1301-2; Hermanson, 1300-2

Health care reform: Atkinson, 392-3; Gantefoer, 392

Health districts

Funding: Gantefoer, 312-3; Romanow, 312-3

Health/Budget plans: Atkinson, 1182-3, 1210-12, 1237-8, 1282; Gantefoer, 1182-3, 1210-12, 1237-8, 1282; Harpauer, 1441-2; Junor, 1441-2

Value-for-money audit: Gantefoer, 313; Romanow, 313

Health Transition Fund, establishment: Atkinson, 1281-2; Gantefoer, 1281-3

Highways and roads

Construction and maintenance

Equipment sale, 1984, impact: Elhard, 1650-2; Sonntag, 1651-2

Funding: Cline, 1365; Elhard, 50-1, 1364-5, 1682; Lingenfelter, 1365-6; Sonntag, 50-1, 1682

Gasoline tax, revenue, percentage: Cline, 1618-9; Hermanson, 1618-9

Government responsibility: Hermanson, 1648-9; Sonntag, 1648-50

Liberal Party position: D'Autremont, 1650-1; Sonntag, 1650-1

Vs. gasoline tax revenue: Cline, 1340; Elhard, 1340

Government responsibility: Bjornerud, 1872-3; Boyd, 1622; Elhard, 1683, 1767; Hermanson, 1710; Huyghebaert, 2253; Lingenfelter, 1622-3; Romanow, 1710, 1767, 2253; Sonntag, 1683, 1872-3

Volunteer repair crews: Elhard, 1619-20, 1683; Lingenfelter, 1620; Sonntag, 1683

Vs. back alley, Saskatoon: Elhard, 1682; Hermanson, 1709-10; Romanow, 1709-10; Sonntag, 1682

Deterioration: Hermanson, 2303; Romanow, 2303-4

Ambulance service, impact: Elhard, 1681; Sonntag, 1681

Gravel, reverting to: Bjornerud, 1586-7; Sonntag, 1586-7

Highway Nos. 8, 42, 47 and 308: Elhard, 1621; Lingenfelter, 1621

Highway No. 1, twinning: Elhard, 752-3; Sonntag, 752-3

Completion with three years, further action: Elhard, 1066-7; Sonntag, 1066-7

Highway No. 3, Glaslyn to Turtleford, maintenance: Allchurch, 1588; Sonntag, 1588

Highway No. 4, potholes, repair, Val Marie citizens: Bjornerud, 1587; D'Autremont, 1553-5; Sonntag, 1554-5, 1587

Highway No. 6, Minton and Ceylon, maintenance: Bakken, 1589; Sonntag, 1589

Highway No. 13, gravel, reverting to: Bakken, 1839; Sonntag, 1839

Highway No. 15, Semans to Highway No. 20

Economic development, impact: Harpauer, 1683-4; Sonntag, 1684

Maintenance: Harpauer, 1589; Sonntag, 1589

Highway No. 18

Deterioration: Elhard, 1474; Sonntag, 1474

Gravel, reverting to: Bjornerud, 1586-7; Elhard, 1620-1, 1683, 1766-7; Lingenfelter, 1620-1; Sonntag, 1587, 1683, 1766-7

Maintenance, Climax residents: Elhard, 1811-2; Sonntag, 1811-2

Repair, Climax-Bracken citizens: Elhard, 1766-7; Sonntag, 1766-7

Highway No. 28

Gravel, reverting to: Bakken, 1839; Sonntag, 1839-40

South of Radville, deterioration, school bus safety: Bakken, 135; Romanow, 135; Sonntag, 135

Highway No. 35, Francis to Highway No. 1, maintenance: McMorris, 1590; Sonntag, 1590

Highway No. 40, east and west of Hafford, maintenance: Sonntag, 1590; Weekes, 1590

Highway No. 332, east of Hazlet, broken windshield glass, injury, Rebecca Ellis: Sonntag, 1837-8; Wall, 1837-8

Highway No. 339

Avonlea and junction Highway No. 39, Stelcam, maintenance: Sonntag, 1588-9; Stewart, 1588

Gravel, reverting to: Sonntag, 1838-9; Stewart, 1838-9

Highway No. 349, Naicam and Archerwill, maintenance: Draude, 1587; Sonntag, 1588

Highway No. 19 and 42, Lake Diefenbaker and Elbow area

Deterioration: Brkich, 1621-2; Lingenfelter, 1621-2

Gravel, reverting to: Brkich, 2043-4; Sonntag, 2043-4

Highway No. 44 to Highway No. 31, from Dodsland to junction Highway No. 21, maintenance: Boyd, 1589; Sonntag, 1589-90

Rural: Hermanson, 1619; Lingenfelter, 1619

Home care, health care reform, critical component: Atkinson, 1039-40; Gantefoer, 1038-40; Junor, 1038-9

Hospital waiting lists, Canada Health Act, requirements: Hermanson, 1386-7; Romanow, 1386-7

Hospitals

Battlefords Union Hospital, patient, Dickson Bird, death, review panel: Atkinson, 1504-5; Bakken, 1504-5

Closures

Carrot River: Atkinson, 110-111; Kwiatkowski, 110-111

Liberal position: Atkinson, 1534-5; Gantefoer, 1534-5

Moratorium, until health care review, completion: Gantefoer, 1809, 1841; Romanow, 1809, 1841

Conversion to wellness centres: Atkinson, 2144; Gantefoer, 2110; Harpauer, 2144; Junor, 2110; Romanow, 2110-1

Lanigan: Harpauer, 2111; Romanow, 2111-2

Lanigan, conversion to health centre: Atkinson, 2144-5; Harpauer, 2144-5

Regina, consolidation: Atkinson, 211-13; Wall, 212

Uranium City, board of governors, audit, Provincial Auditor's report: Gantefoer, 1476-7, 1503-4; Junor, 1476-7, 1503-4

Watrous

Camp Easter Seal, emergency and supplementary health services: Atkinson, 1535-6; Harpauer, 1535-6

Conversion to health centre: Atkinson, 2145; Harpauer, 2145

Hunting, coyotes, licences, fee increase: Belanger, 456; Kwiatkowski, 456

Income tax

Rates, equal to residents of Alberta: Cline, 1555-6; Hermanson, 1555-6

Reduction, without increasing sales tax: Boyd, 583-584; Cline, 583-584; Hermanson, 311-2; Romanow, 311-2

Intergovernmental and Aboriginal Affairs Department, ministerial assistant, severance pay: Hillson, 2143-4; Julé, 2143-4

Justice Department, Maintenance Enforcement Office, complaints, Ombudsman's report: Axworthy, 985; Toth, 985

Land Information Services Corporation, establishment, cost: Axworthy, 889-90; Heppner, 889-90

Legislative Building, front lawn, sports regulation: McMorris, 1586-7; Romanow, 1587

Liberal Party (Saskatchewan), contributions, Saskatchewan Indian Gaming Authority: Hamilton, 1976; Kwiatkowski, 1975; Lingenfelter, 1975

Licensed practical nurses, duties, clarification, legislation amendment: Atkinson, 1840-1; Gantefoer, 1840-1

Living Sky Health District

Health/Budget plans: Atkinson, 1093-4, 1123-4; Gantefoer, 1093-4, 1123-4

Home care, services, reassessment and termination: Harpauer, 1235, 1442; Junor, 1235, 1442

Long-term care, patient, Esterhazy hospital, reassessment: Bakken, 1236; Junor, 1236

Medicare Commission, establishment: Bakken, 1810-1; Romanow, 1810-1

Motor vehicle insurance, rates, sales tax, expanded, impact: Heppner, 553-554; Lingenfelter, 555; Nilson, 554

Motor vehicles, used

Gift to a relative, book value, sales tax payment: Cline, 606-7; Hermanson, 606-7

Red-book value, sales tax application: Brkich, 584-5; Cline, 584-5

Municipal Affairs, Culture and Housing Department, communication consultants, positions: Peters, 2146; Serby, 2146

Municipalities

Amalgamation

Bjornerud, 522-3, 586, 609, 640-2, 672-3, 702-3, 732-4; Hermanson, 642-3, 753-4, 812-3; McMorris, 755-6; Romanow, 753-4, 756; Serby, 522-3, 586, 609-10,