Vote topic

That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) ban the use and export of asbestos; (b) support international efforts to add chrysotile asbestos to the list of hazardous chemical products under the Rotterdam Convention; (c) assist affected workers by developing a Just Transition Plan with measures to accommodate their re-entry into the workforce; (d) introduce measures dedicated to affected older workers, through the employment insurance program, to assure them of a decent standard of living until retirement; and (e) support communities and municipalities in asbestos producing regions through an investment fund for regional economic diversification.

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Result

  • Yes 123
  • No 152
  • Liberal NDP Green
  • Conservative Bloc

Bloc

Conservative

Green

Liberal

NDP