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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.

A week 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 ...

A month ago

Didn't vote on Vote #224 on Bill C-6 Implement the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Didn't vote on Vote #223 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Didn't vote on Vote #222 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #221 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #220 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Spoke in the House on Ahuntsic Community Organization Mr. Speaker, the organization we now know as the Union des familles d'Ahuntsic was founded in 1963. Like many community institutions in Quebec, the Union des ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, people are saying that Bill C-36, as it stands, will not make prostitution illegal. This is an important aspect because the legal nature of ...

Spoke in the House on Citizenship and Immigration Mr. Speaker, a few days ago, I personally witnessed the magnitude of the humanitarian tragedy caused by the presence of more than one million Syrian refugees ...

Spoke in the House on Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague for her speech and all the work she has been able to do. I think it would ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, in accordance with its statutory authority, the RCMP ruled that semi-automatic weapons, including various models of the CZ858, are prohibited because they can quickly ...

Spoke in the House on Status of Women Mr. Speaker, women's groups across the country are urging the government to introduce a bill that will make it illegal to purchase sexual services. They are ...

Spoke in the House on Air Transportation Mr. Speaker, on May 13, Jacques Roy, director of the Academic Department of Logistics and Operations Management at HEC Montréal said that the Aéroports de Montréal, ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Privacy Mr. Speaker, the police may have grounds to make an urgent request to an Internet service provider in order to save a life or an abused ...

More than three months ago

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 ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette 'I am no longer' a sovereignist, ex-Bloc Québécois MP Maria Mourani says In a blistering tirade, Maria Mourani fires a rocket at the sovereignist club she once belonged to, accusing it of practising the worst kind of politics imaginable: one pitting people against each other based on their beliefs. The Parti Québécois government's ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Maria Mourani, Ex-Bloc MP, Says Days As Sovereigntist Over OTTAWA - A former Bloc Quebecois MP who quit the party after a disagreement over Quebec's proposed secularism charter says she's no longer a sovereigntist. Maria Mourani made the announcement in an open letter, where she writes that she's leaving the ...

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)