Carol Hughes says she’ll oppose C-391, which makes it 152 MPs opposed to the bill, 151 in favour.

“Should Ottawa have spent a billion dollars on this thing? I say no way, and so do most people around here. But that start-up money is gone, and I want to look forward, not back. I think many people were surprised to learn this month that it now only costs a dime per Canadian to keep the registry running,” Hughes said.

Jack Layton wants to talk compromise with the Prime Minister.