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  • His favourite word is service.

NDP MP for Sackville—Eastern Shore (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2011, with 54.10% of the vote.

This week

Spoke in the House on Veterans The problem, Mr. Speaker, is that yesterday, in the House of Commons, the parliamentary secretary said, “The minister...will do everything and commit everything to helping her ...

Voted No on Vote #342 on Bill C-2 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, the reason the Conservatives do not do the survey is that they do not want to hear stories like that of Robyn Young, one ...

Voted Yes on Vote #341 on Bill C-586 Amend the Canada Elections Act and the Parliament of Canada Act (candidacy and caucus reforms)

Voted Yes on Vote #340 That ( a) the House recognize that (i) the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that the prohibition on ...

A week ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Stop the omnibus bills insanity Last week, NDP MP Peter Stoffer held a press conference on Parliament Hill to talk about his new private member's legislation, which he calls the “Stop Bus” Bill. It would impose restrictions on the government's frequent use of omnibus bills in the House of ...

Voted Yes on Vote #339 on Bill C-32 Enact the Canadian Victims Bill of Rights and to amend certain Acts

Voted No on Vote #338 on Bill C-51 Enact the Security of Canada Information Sharing Act and the Secure Air Travel Act, to ...

Mentioned by Journal Pioneer Official Opposition critic for Veterans Affairs to visit PEI on Saturday SUMMERSIDE — Federal MP Peter Stoffer will be the special guest at a number of events to be held on Saturday in the Egmont riding. Dr. Herb Dickieson, a former member of the Armed Forces and New Democrat candidate for Egmont, will co-chair a ...

Mentioned by Truro Daily News MP Stoffer to speak at NDP AGM on Sunday in Truro 0 Comment; Send to a friend; Print. TRURO - Peter Stoffer, the MP for Sackville-Eastern Shore, will speak at the Truro-Bible Hill-Millbrook-Salmon River NDP annual general meeting on Sunday in Truro.

Mentioned by Truro Daily News MP Stoffer to speak at NDP AMG on Sunday in Truro 0 Comment; Send to a friend; Print. TRURO - Peter Stoffer, the MP for Sackville-Eastern Shore, will speak at the Truro-Bible Hill-Millbrook-Salmon River NDP annual general meeting on Sunday in Truro.

Spoke in the House on Parliament of Canada Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-654, An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (omnibus bills). Mr. Speaker, I have been an MP now ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-654 An Act to amend the Parliament of Canada Act (omnibus bills)

Mentioned by Macleans.ca A very short bill to end the use of omnibus bills NDP MP Peter Stoffer has tabled a private member's bill designed to end the scourge of gratuitous omnibus legislation. You can view that bill here (pdf). Stoffer's solution to the question of omnibus legislation is to add two clauses to the Parliament of Canada ...

Mentioned by CTV News NDP MP introduces legislation to stop omnibus bills An NDP MP wants to stop the federal government from introducing omnibus legislation, which pack a variety of different legislative changes into a single bill and, Peter Stoffer says, prevent adequate scrutiny by Members of Parliament. Stoffer, MP for ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, the Prime Minister stated in the House of Commons that when it came to cuts to the DVA, only backroom jobs would be cut. ...

A month ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, 83-year-old disabled veteran, Basil McAllister, of Burton, New Brunswick, fought the Department of Veterans Affairs through the review board for 10 years, along with ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, every Canadian knows that there is a moral and social obligation to care for those men and women we ask to put themselves in ...

Spoke in the House on Veterans Mr. Speaker, for the record, he is my 11th minister in 17.5 years, and these problems still continue. However, I do congratulate the hon. member for ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Veterans Affairs Mr. Speaker, while the government sends our brave men and women off to war, it refuses to admit that when they come back with physical or ...

Spoke at the Foreign Affairs committee on Protection of Children and Youth in Developing Countries Thank you very much. I have many questions. My daughter went to Tanzania a couple of years ago on Project TEMBO. She keeps in contact with ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Bill C-27, An Act to amend the Public Service Employment Act (enhancing ... Having said what Mr. Galipeau said so eloquently about the fact that if a service person dies in the line of duty and has a dependent ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Bill C-27, An Act to amend the Public Service Employment Act (enhancing ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman, and thank you all very much for coming. I do get a bit of a kick out of it when ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-633 An Act to amend the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act (veterans independence program)

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter and Main Estimates 2014-15: Votes 1 and 5 under ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chairman. Thank you, Minister and Deputy Minister, for appearing today, and to all our veterans in the room, thank you very ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you, sir. Harold, the final question is to you, sir. Thank you very much for coming here from B.C. today. I'm sorry for what you're ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you much, Mr. Chairman. I'm sorry for that interruption folks. I want to thank each and every one of you for being before us today. ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter Thank you very much. Sergeant Nielsen, your going into a program to help educate your brothers and sisters on fiscal literacy is, I think, a wonderful ...

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on New Veterans Charter To all presenters, thank you very, very much for coming today to help us in our review. First, our colleague, Mr. Laurie Hawn, announced the other ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-572 An Act to amend the Canadian Forces Superannuation Act and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Superannuation Act (deduction of disability pensions)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-472 An Act to amend the Canadian Forces Members and Veterans Re-establishment and Compensation Act (death benefit for parents)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-447 An Act respecting the repeal and replacement of the Veterans Review and Appeal Board Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-416 An Act to proclaim Edison Arantes do Nascimento an honorary citizen of Canada

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-382 An Act respecting the appointment of a Minister of State (Education)