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  • Her favourite word is prostitution.

Independent MP for Ahuntsic (Québec)

Won her last election, in 2011, with 31.80% of the vote.

Yesterday

Didn't vote on Vote #266 on Bill C-43 A second Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February ...

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, today the Minister of Transport announced new safety measures for rail transportation. There was nothing about creating a minimum distance between railways and the ...

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 No on Vote #263 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

Voted No on Vote #262 on Bill C-520 Supporting non-partisan agents of Parliament

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, more and more Canadians are concerned about radio frequency emissions. The fact that Canada, like the United States, has the lowest safety standards of ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, the Minister of Public Safety claimed in the House that the RCMP had hundreds—yes, hundreds—of programs to prevent violent radicalization. In fact, there are ...

Spoke in the House on Youth Prevention Mr. Speaker, the recent attacks on soldiers and the attack on Parliament yesterday raise many questions. Investigations are under way, of course. However, we already know ...

Spoke in the House on Ministerial Statements Mr. Speaker, I would like to begin by thanking all my colleagues for giving me the opportunity to speak for a few minutes. One may not ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Military Contribution Against ISIL Mr. Speaker, as my colleague knows—it is no secret—Canadians have reportedly gone abroad to join the jihadists. This is outlined in the report from the Department ...

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, the 2014 Public Report on the Terrorist Threat to Canada states the following: Working with communities, the Government is contributing to efforts to build ...

Spoke in the House on Military Contribution Against ISIL Mr. Speaker, I would like my colleague to clarify one thing for me. I am not sure that I understood correctly, and she could perhaps even ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Journal Pioneer BQ audience shrinking in tandem with elected MPs Ahuntsic MP Maria Mourani was shown the door by then-leader Daniel Paillé in the heat of the debate over the Parti Québecois' proposed secularism charter last fall. She has since renounced sovereignty. Jean-FranÁois Fortin who represents the eastern ...

Mentioned by TheChronicleHerald.ca HÉBERT: Bloc caucus shrinks along with audience Ahuntsic MP Maria Mourani was shown the door by then-leader Daniel Paillé in the heat of the debate over the Parti Québécois' proposed secularism charter last fall. She has since renounced sovereignty. Jean-François Fortin, who represents the eastern ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-36, An Act to amend the Criminal Code in response to ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I must admit that I am very surprised. I thought the Minister of Justice was very clear. The government's long-term goal was ...

Mentioned by CJAD Ex-Bloquiste Maria Mourani renounces separatism Maria Mourani, who was kicked out of the Bloc Québécois caucus in September over a disagreement with the PQ's charter of values, says she is "no longer an independentist", saying the identity of all Quebecers would best be defended by Canada. She announced the results of her three-month reflection on her political future today, in a ... Mourani, who came to Canada from Lebanon, was first elected as a Bloc MP in 2006. She was only one of four Bloquistes to survive the NDP's Orange Wave in 2011, and the only ...

Mentioned by Cape Breton Post Parti Quebecois loses high ground with secularism charter Maria Mourani, the Ahuntsic MP who last week publicly renounced sovereignty after being ousted from the Bloc Quebecois earlier this fall, is no Lucien Bouchard. Her decision to embrace federalism the better to turn her back on the provincial Parti Quebecois' ...

Mentioned by Waterloo Record PQ has lost the high ground with its charter Maria Mourani, the MP for the riding of Ahuntsic who this past week publicly renounced sovereignty after being ousted from the Bloc Québécois in September, is no Lucien Bouchard. Her decision to embrace federalism and turn her back on the Parti ...

Mentioned by OurWindsor.ca PQ has lost the high ground with its charter: Hébert MONTREAL—Maria Mourani, the Ahuntsic MP who this week publicly renounced sovereignty after being ousted from the Bloc Québécois earlier this fall, is no Lucien Bouchard. Her decision to embrace federalism the better to turn her back on the Parti ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-452, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (exploitation and trafficking ... The other thing the amendment is doing is deleting subsection (1.1), which was added to refer specifically to sexual exploitation. It was added because, as the ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-452, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (exploitation and trafficking ... Fine. One of the interesting things that came out of my consultations is that prosecutors, and sometimes even police officers, often tended to believe that human ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Report of the Federal Electoral Boundaries Commission for British Columbia 2012 and ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I am going to use my documents to make my presentation. First of all, I would like to thank all ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-468 An Act to amend the Aeronautics Act (agreement with provincial authority)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-452 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (exploitation and trafficking in persons)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-418 An Act respecting the extraterritorial activities of Canadian businesses and entities, establishing the Canadian Extraterritorial Activities Review Commission and making consequential amendments to other Acts

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-376 An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code and the Employment Insurance Act (family leave)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-320 An Act to amend the Official Languages Act (Charter of the French Language) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-235 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (failure to inform)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-612 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (trafficking in persons)