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Conservative MP for Richmond Hill (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 44.10% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter MP Costas Menegakis Welcomes New Tax Relief for Richmond Hill Families.: http://t.co/G0tGKxTZuY via @YouTube

Posted on Twitter Wishing everyone a happy&safe Halloween! Drivers please take extra care on roads & watch for little trick-or-treaters.http://t.co/n3KTrD5QbV

Posted on Twitter Honoured to table the 2014 Annual Report on Immigration in Parliament today on behalf of Canada's Citizen & Immigration Minister @MinChrisA.

Posted on Twitter We've announced #NewTaxBreaks for families: http://t.co/ZjAsklBsnw #cdnpoli #cpc http://t.co/BBs4AIfhjJ

Posted on Twitter Watch this week's episode of 24 SEVEN: Canada joins together to honour two fallen heroes #cdnpoli #Canadastrong : http://t.co/UEZkYKLQ4c

Yesterday

Spoke in the House on Economic Action Plan 2014 Act, No. 2 You sound like a broken record.

Voted Yes on Vote #266 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Posted on Twitter @pmharper announced new measures to help make life more affordable for Canadian families. http://t.co/XVqqMIKlw9 http://t.co/fChwycmTXU

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Commemorative festival pays tribute to Veterans in Richmond Hill RICHMOND HILL, ON, Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Costas Menegakis, Member of Parliament for Richmond Hill, today announced Government of Canada funding for a musical and theatrical memorial celebrating the achievements and sacrifices of Canada's Veterans. MP Menegakis made the announcement on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs. Presented by Arts Richmond Hill, Festival of Praise and Remembrance 2014 is sponsored by Alliance Veterans Alliance – Les Amis, Inc. The ...

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #265 on Bill S-211 Establish a national day to promote health and fitness for all Canadians

Voted Yes on Vote #264 on Bill S-221 Amend the Criminal Code (assaults against public transit operators)

Voted Yes on Vote #263 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted Yes on Vote #262 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

A week ago

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, to continue Canada's tradition as a leader in international refugee protection, our government has increased the number of refugees resettled annually by 20%. Canada ...

Spoke in the House on Justice for Animals in Service Act (Quanto's Law) Mr. Speaker, yesterday was indeed a very different day for all of us here. It was a stark reminder that we do live in troubled times. ...

Spoke in the House on Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations Mr. Speaker, I welcome this opportunity to take part in this very important debate today. As my honourable colleagues know, women in Canada have been building ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, as the member opposite knows, privacy laws prevent me from speaking about specific individual cases without written consent. We recognize that this is extremely ...

Spoke in the House on World War II Veterans Mr. Speaker, I rise today to pay tribute to the brave men and women who served, and continue to serve, our country at home and abroad. ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Richmond Hill Mr. Speaker, the Conference Board of Canada has named Richmond Hill as one of Canada's most desirable places in which to live. Leadership and innovation, a ...

Spoke in the House on Reducing the effects of urban heat islands Act Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the debate on the bill so far and I could not agree more with the position detailed earlier today by the Parliamentary ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Columbia Valley Pioneer Bureaucracy an issue for workforce FOREIGN EXCHANGES — Members of chamber, local business operators and citizens joined voices with MP David Wilks and Costas Menegakis, Parliament Secretary to the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, on the foreign worker program. Photo by ...

Three months ago

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Canine cops deserve respect too, justice minister says York Regional Police hosted MacKay, accompanied by Richmond Hill MP Costas Menegakis. Jolliffe provided the politicians with a demonstration by the canine unit at the Aurora headquarters while they discussed the proposed Justice for Animals in Service ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com Canine cops deserve respect too, justice minister says York Regional Police hosted MacKay, accompanied by Richmond Hill MP Costas Menegakis. Jolliffe provided the politicians with a demonstration by the canine unit at the Aurora headquarters while they discussed the proposed Justice for Animals in Service ...

Mentioned by Marketwired (press release) Minister MacKay and MP Menegakis Visit York Regional Police Canine Unit "We were pleased to host Peter MacKay, Canada's Minister of Justice and Attorney General and Costas Menegakis, Member of Parliament for Richmond Hill here today at York Regional Police Headquarters and were proud to give both a demonstration of our ...

Mentioned by YorkRegion.com 155 Richmond Hill youths tap into Summer Jobs grants Students in Richmond Hill are gaining valuable work experience this summer as a result of the Government of Canada's Canada Summer Jobs initiative. Richmond Hill MP Costas Menegakis highlighted the successful program during a visit to Blagovest ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make ... Mr. Chair, the members opposite referred to members of the governing party on the committee. I would ask you to review what they said. I think ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act and to make ... Mr. Chair, in effect, this particular amendment would eliminate the additional grounds and streamlined process for revocation and would add a new requirement for a hearing ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Strengthening the Protection of Women in our Immigration System The main reason we decided to do this study is because we found that there was abuse in Canada's immigration system of women primarily. It does ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I'd like to say a special thank you to our witnesses for being here with us today, and for coming back to ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you very much, Madam Chair, and thank you to our witnesses for appearing before us today and for your testimonies. First of all, I want ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Mr. Bissett, I want to expand a little bit on the point of revocation. A lot has been heard in this committee from different witnesses about ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I have a big thank you for our witnesses for appearing before us today. Mr. Fogel, I will say a special thank ...

Spoke at the Citizenship and Immigration committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Citizenship Act ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you again to our witnesses for appearing before us today and for your informative testimony. I'm going to make a few ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-515 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (law enforcement animals)