We look forward to the debate. I welcome this historic Bill, which I think will end a form of discrimination and, perhaps more crucially, send a signal that this House values everybody equally across our country. Would that not be a much easier area for Parliament to deal with?
Today that is a minority view—one thankfully in decline. This one, I would suggest, is quite fundamental. We have to ensure that there is sufficient debate, and I think that we have made sure through the usual channels that that is the case. For this inquiry, it is not possible to provide a breakdown by imperative v.
They both talked about respect, but the people in my riding are asking why it is that the government will not respect them for what they are but for what the government wants them to be. Although the failure to consummate a marriage will still be a ground on which a heterosexual marriage can be voidable, the Bill provides that consummation is not to be a ground on which a marriage of a same-sex couple will be voidable.
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After you've both reached the front of the aisle, your officiant may offer an invocation or a greeting to the guests. With freedom of religion already protected in the Quebec and Canadian charters, it seems to me that this is has been established.
Indeed, the Church of England has commented on the constructive way in which we have consulted it about effective legal safeguards, ensuring that its concerns are properly accommodated. I think of the gay children who are still bullied at school or who are fearful about whether their friends and families accept them.
We support traditional marriage. It is a chance for the House, for the Liberals in particular, to come clean and do what we have done.