02/25/2015 04:39 EST | Updated 04/27/2015 05:59 EDT

RCMP's Parliament Hill security takeover to begin 'immediately'

After a combined total of just four days of parliamentary debate, both the House and Senate have signed off on a controversial proposal to hand over control of Parliament Hill security to the RCMP.

The Conservatives used their majority to curtail debate on the motion in both the House and Senate.