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Liberal MP for Nepean (Ontario)

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

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Posted on Twitter Bonne journée des Franco-Ontariens! Nos deux langues officielles sont au cœur de ce que nous sommes #onfr #Canada150 https://t.co/yAJFmZ2GJt

This week

Spoke in the House on Artists of Stonebridge Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize an organization in my riding that encourages creativity. Artists of Stonebridge is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increased awareness, ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Announcing Nepean’s Canada 150th Anniversary Medal, nominations are now being accepted! Learn more at https://t.co/GGGogH87iV #Canada150

Two weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Wishing a Happy New Year to my Coptic friends in Nepean and all those observing Nayrouz across Canada today! https://t.co/7edfnextID

Three weeks ago

Posted on Twitter Enjoy kayaking at Chapman Mills Conservation Area as I did with @QaqishPolitico who is on site till 4:00 pm… https://t.co/jk5oPXpRt5

Posted on Twitter Celebrating convenience stores C-Day raising funds for @Childrens_wish with Zander @QaqishPolitico @MacLeodLisa… https://t.co/9yDAy6I9Aq

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Pleasure to be at Charter Ceremony of Kanata-Stittsville Westenders Civitan Club with Councillor @marianne4kanata https://t.co/XCWAIfyyk2

Two months ago

Mentioned by www.ottawacommunitynews.com/ Chapman Mills conservation boardwalk gets upgrade “The Chapman Mills Conservation Area project is a great example of what the Canada 150 community infrastructure program is all about,” said local MP Chandra Arya. “Supporting improvements to the places where families go to spend quality time together ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Liberal MP welcomes debate with Scheer over Khadr settlement Liberal MP Chandra Arya says he welcomes Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer's suggestion to debate the Liberal government's settlement with Omar Khadr. Arya acknowledged that “it's not just the Conservatives” who are against the reported $10.5 ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) Liberal MP welcomes debate with Scheer over Khadr settlement Liberal MP Chandra Arya says he welcomes Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer's suggestion to debate the Liberal government's settlement with Omar Khadr. Arya acknowledged that “it's not just the Conservatives” who are against the reported $10.5 ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs plan Senate offensive to get private members' bills through There are eight MPs' private members' bills in the Senate. Five of them are Liberal bills, and the other three are from Conservatives. Conservative MP Todd Doherty, left, and Liberal MPs Chandra Arya, Colin Fraser, and Mark Gerretsen are among the MPs ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs plan Senate offensive to get private members' bills through Conservative MP Todd Doherty, left, and Liberal MPs Chandra Arya, Colin Fraser, and Mark Gerretsen are among the MPs hoping to see their bills pass the Senate. The Hill Times photographs by Jake Wright, and courtesy of Chandra Arya and Mark ...

Three months ago

Didn't vote on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #342 on Bill C-311 Amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)

Voted Yes on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Voted Yes on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Voted No on Vote #347 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Jeff, we have heard that small technology companies especially have problems in negotiating simultaneously with two or three different universities. They each have their own rules ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Dixon, you mentioned about how good Israel is, etc., but there are also other issues. The difference is the Israeli defence ...

Spoke in the House on Volunteerism Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize a large group of volunteers that donated its time and energy for a good cause in my riding of ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Thank you, Mr. Chair. Hello, Ritch. It's nice seeing you again. Of course, as a former board member of Invest Ottawa, I know that Invest Ottawa ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer Thank you. You mentioned that Canadian institutions spend 28% more than institutions in the U.S. on inventions and 42% more per patent than in the U.S. ...

Spoke in the House on Barrhaven Food Cupboard Mr. Speaker, I rise today to acknowledge the hard work of the Barrhaven Food Cupboard, which has been an important community group in my riding of ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer and Canada - United States Cooperation in ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Geist, you rightly mentioned that they pride themselves as the knowledge transfer...not the technology transfer. In your opening remarks, I thought ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Public Accounts of Canada 2016 and Report 4, Mental Health Support for ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would love to have seen the Auditor General comments on the other two areas he did audit: early detection and intervention, ...

Spoke at the Public Accounts committee on Report 3, Preventing Corruption in Immigration and Border Services, of the Spring ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Immigration is, of course, our biggest workload, not only for me, but I think also for the majority of members of Parliament. ...

Spoke in the House on Employment Mr. Speaker, global economies are focusing increasingly on new markets and innovative industries, and now is the time to invest in Canadians. In many sectors, we ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Votes 1 and 5 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Minister and deputy. Minister, I would like to ask a question on commercialization, especially the technologies that have been developed ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, in the recent Ontario economic outlook report that was published in February, pointed out that the major concern for ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Thank you, Mr. Speaker. The Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights has proposed amendments which I humbly accept. It is my understanding that the government ...

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 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 ...

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