House of Commons photo

Track Anthony

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is offences.

Liberal MP for Mount Royal (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 56% of the vote.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, words have meaning. Words particularly have meaning when they are said in this House of Commons. Tone is important, particularly at a time when ...

Posted on Twitter @FertilityAdvic @Anthony Thanks so much. Same back!

A week ago

Posted on Twitter J’ai fait une annonce de 500,000$ pour Solucan,une enterprise innovatrice à Trois-Rivières, au nom de ⁦@melaniejoly… https://t.co/qzt1FrJG2c

Posted on Twitter I represented ⁦@melaniejoly⁩ to announce an investment of $500,000 by ⁦@CanEconDev⁩ in Solucan an innovative busine… https://t.co/hbpw4jzMzw

Posted on Twitter Always great to meet with ⁦@TcallenderCDN⁩ to discuss the needs of Montreal’s black English-speaking community and… https://t.co/QrZvEZHqpz

Posted on Twitter Today Minister ⁦@BillBlair⁩ visited Montreal and exchanged with the Jewish community on security issues. Thanks to… https://t.co/n4dugx8vTl

Posted on Twitter The ⁦@QCGN is a needed voice for Quebec’s English speaking community. Today its President ⁦@Gchambers_qcgn⁩ & ED ⁦… https://t.co/huE8NrGq9e

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Labour Madam Speaker, let me be very clear. This dispute is a provincial issue. We are aware of the dispute at the refinery. Our government has faith ...

Spoke in the House on Rail Transportation Mr. Speaker, we always share any concerns relating to Canada's official languages. The French language must be protected throughout the country for safety reasons. There is ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Implementation Act Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise in the House today to speak to the new NAFTA. I would like to start by showing why this ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the hon. member for Kingston and the Islands. As we all know, we are in a minority ...

Spoke in the House on International Holocaust Remembrance Day Mr. Speaker, last week Governor General Julie Payette was in Jerusalem with a delegation of members from all parties in the House of Commons. At Yad ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Christmas Mr. Speaker, 'Twas the last sitting week before Christmas And who knew? That Cuzner's Christmas poem tradition Would be assumed by a Jew. But whether we ...

Voted No on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted Yes on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted Yes on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Supplementary Estimates (A), 2019-20 Mr. Chair, the minister has heard from one of my constituents, former Côte Saint-Luc councillor Glenn Nashen, and many others who have advocated for the idea ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Meeting Requested by Four Members of the Committee to Discuss their Request ... Welcome, everyone, to the Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. It is wonderful to see the interest in our committee. I very much appreciate everyone's ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-78 Thank you. I must say that I was a little shocked to learn that people in Newfoundland and Labrador and in British Columbia have no right ...

Mentioned by NEWSTAGE Fertility Advisors is Reminding Canadians That They Can Make a Difference in AHRA Amendments In 2017, Fertility Advisors began lobbying the Canadian government to decriminalize the payment of surrogacy and gamete donation with Liberal MP Anthony Housefather. They were also joined by numerous fertility lawyers, physicians, agencies, surrogates, ...

Mentioned by MENAFN.COM Fertility Advisors is Reminding Canadians That They Can Make a Difference in AHRA Amendments (MENAFN - Newswire.com LLC) TORONTO, November 16, 2018 (Newswire.com) - In 2017, Fertility Advisors began lobbying the Canadian government to decriminalize the payment of surrogacy and gamete donation with Liberal MP Anthony Housefather.

Mentioned by Hill Times Inequality in system no reason to criminalize paying for fertility services, says Grit MP Housefather ... be parents, and not those of less financial means, but that's no reason not to move forward with decriminalizing payments to surrogate mothers and donors, says the author of a bill seeking to do just that. Liberal MP Anthony Housefather (Mount ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Stand together against hatred: Housefather Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather spoke out in the Commons last week against anti-Semitism and hatred in general in light of the Oct. 27 attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh by a rabid anti-Semite. Eleven congregants were killed, and six ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you very much. Is there any further discussion? Basically, what we are voting on now is the substantive amendment, which is the identical amendments PV-5 ...

Mentioned by The Suburban Newspaper Ensure access to justice in both of Canada's official languages: Housefather Canadians must be assured of access to justice in both of Canada's official languages, English and French, Mount Royal MP Anthony Housefather told the Commons last week. Housefather was speaking about federal amendments to the Divorce Act, the ...

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) Anthony Housefather and Michael Levitt Anthony Housefather is the member of Parliament for Mount Royal and chairman of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice. Michael Levitt is the member of Parliament for York Centre and the chairman of the House Foreign Affairs and ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-75 Thank you. Coming back to the notwithstanding clause, I just wanted to intervene for a second, if I may, colleagues. Being a member of a community ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-404 An Act to amend the Assisted Human Reproduction Act

Spoke at the Justice committee on Counselling and Other Mental Health Supports for Jurors First of all, thank you so much. Your testimony was profoundly impactful, I think, on all of us and all Canadians who listened to it. I ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-51 Colleagues, does anyone else have any questions? If not, I have a short one. By the way, I just wanted to note this for the witnesses. ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-46 Thank you, Mr. Liepert. Are there any other short questions? If not, I have one, colleagues, if that's okay. I have a short question for you, ...

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Briefing on the Human Rights Situation in Iran Thank you very much. Thank you very much, Ms. Box and Mr. Cotler, for your testimony. It's very compelling to talk today about the human rights ...