Motion To: WHEREAS in 1940, during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands in the Second World War, the Dutch Royal Family was evacuated and offered a safe refuge in Ottawa; and WHEREAS in 1943 Crown Princess Juliana gave birth to her third daughter, Princess Margriet, at the Ottawa Civic Hospital, making her the only royal personage ever born in Canada; and WHEREAS the Government of Canada temporarily declared a maternity suite at the Ottawa Civic Hospital to be extraterritorial jurisdiction so the Princess would inherit her Dutch Citizenship from her mother and remain in the line of succession; and WHEREAS in celebration of the Princess’ birth, the Government of Canada flew the Dutch flag over the Parliament’s Peace Tower in Ottawa, the only time in history a foreign flag has been accorded this honour; and WHEREAS the Crown Princess Juliana and her daughters stayed in Ottawa until the Liberation of the Netherlands in 1945, becoming a part of the community; and WHEREAS a deep and l

S. Moffatt
E. El-Chantiry
S. Blais
M. Fleury
J. Harder
J. Cloutier
R. Brockington
G. Darouze
J. Watson
J. Sudds
A. Hubley
G. Gower
J. Leiper
K. Egli
T. Tierney
S. Menard
L. Dudas
C. Meehan
C. McKenney
R. King
T. Kavanagh
R. Chiarelli (a)
M. Luloff (a)
D. Deans (a)
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Vote recorded from City Council on 2019-10-09 regarding agenda item MOTIONS OF WHICH NOTICE HAS BEEN PREVIOUSLY GIVEN.

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