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Liberal MP for Nepean (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 52% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Happy #EarthDay! Today is a reminder to take action to protect the environment so we can always enjoy Nepean's natural beauty.

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Welcome to Canada’s newest honourary citizen, Malala Yousafzai. You are an inspiration to all Canadians! https://t.co/jNNPIFsJEu

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Today we remember the brave men and women who served Canada in the First World War and at Vimy Ridge #Vimy100… https://t.co/BWij32Fkdj

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-36 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks and welcome to all the distinguished guests who are here before the committee. Mr. Sheikh, a lot of Canadians applauded your ...

Spoke in the House on Battle of Vimy Ridge Mr. Speaker, as we near the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, I would like to acknowledge the contribution of a wonderful group right ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Office of the Auditor General, Report ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you, Mr. Ferguson. I think you're asking almost the same, $68.3 million this year. I know bilingualism is important, and ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-36 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Parker, it's nice to see you again. The last time we met was at the public accounts committee to discuss the ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Manufacturing Sector and Bill C-36 Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Arora, welcome back to the committee. I have worked in several countries, and wherever I worked, when they were looking for ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 This is a housekeeping amendment. I move that Bill C-25 in clause 108 be amended by replacing line 28 on page 34 with the following: Order ...

Posted on Twitter Took time this afternoon to canvass #OttawaVanier in support of my friend and #TeamTrudeau candidate @MonaFortier.… https://t.co/8vw7D4MNnd

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 2, Income Tax Objections - Canada Revenue Agency, of the Fall ... Thank you. You mentioned that your agency takes great pride in quality decisions and service to Canadians, but the Auditor General's report says that 65% of ...

Posted on Twitter Capital region's jobless rate tumbles to 5.3%, lowest in 6 years via @OttawaCitizen https://t.co/OWQQvzUSWX

Two months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Thank you, Mr. Chair. As you may recall, I was quite insistent that direction be given on the word “diversity” as used in the bill. Many ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I am delighted to rise in debate today at second reading of Bill C-23, the preclearance act, 2016. One of our government's top priorities ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca The race to the political bottom It turns out, the surprise winner in the race to the political bottom is Liberal MP named Chandra Arya. In the midst of the debate about motion 103, the Nepean MP chose to go down to the Marianas trench of political poison. “The recent killings of ...

Spoke in the House on The Economy Mr. Speaker, our government's economic policies are working and we are delivering jobs to the middle class and those working hard to join it. According to ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Bill C-25 Then what is the point of having a limited liability company? Let's say I have a limited liability company. In one company I make...and in the ...

Mentioned by Windsor Star Liberal MP says Quebec mosque shooting was 'direct result' of Tory, PQ policies OTTAWA – A Liberal MP Friday said the Quebec mosque murders were a “direct result” of the kinds of policies “championed” in recent elections by the federal Conservative party and the provincial Parti Quebecois. Chandra Arya's accusation, made Friday in ...

Mentioned by Montreal Gazette Liberal MP says Quebec mosque shooting was 'direct result' of Tory, PQ policies OTTAWA – A Liberal MP Friday said the Quebec mosque murders were a “direct result” of the kinds of policies “championed” in recent elections by the federal Conservative party and the provincial Parti Quebecois. Chandra Arya's accusation, made Friday in ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Heritage Madam Speaker, my constituents often tell me how important it is to have access to arts facilities in our communities. This allows families to take part ...

Spoke in the House on Muslim Canadians Madam Speaker, the recent killing of Muslims praying in the mosque in Quebec City is no accident. This is the direct result of the dog-whistle politics, ...

Mentioned by National Post Liberal MP says Quebec mosque shooting was 'direct result' of Tory, PQ policies OTTAWA – A Liberal MP Friday said the Quebec mosque murders were a “direct result” of the kinds of policies “championed” in recent elections by the federal Conservative party and the provincial Parti Quebecois. Chandra Arya's accusation, made Friday in ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I want to ask my hon. colleague a very simple question. Why does he oppose the word “Islamophobia”?

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to rise once again to speak to Bill C-305. I do so with a very heavy heart in light of ...

More than three months ago

Posted on Twitter Trade balance is also in surplus, first time since Sep 2014. #Barrhaven (2 of 2)

Spoke in the House on Innovation Mr. Speaker, in Ottawa's knowledge-based sector, we have over 1,700 technology companies with over 68,000 employees. We have Invest Ottawa, the economic development agency of the ...

Mentioned by Canadian Jewish News (blog) Bill would criminalize hate mischief at schools, JCCs Bill C-305, which was introduced by Liberal MP Chandra Arya, also proposes to add gender identity and sexual orientation to the Criminal Code's section on mischief crimes. Section 430 (4.1) of the Code, which deals with “Mischief relating to religious ...

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Liberal MP hopes to close loophole in hate crime-related property damage Ottawa Liberal MP Chandra Arya is hoping to close a loophole in hate crime legislation with his private members bill, which would see damage to a wider array of properties be included in the legislation. By: Adam Kveton For Metro Published on Wed Nov ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-305 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief)