House of Commons photo

Track Chris

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is niagara.

Liberal MP for St. Catharines (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 43% of the vote.

Today

Posted on Twitter With members of my riding association, I'll be participating in the Rankin Cancer Run on May 27th. ALL money... https://t.co/zUjmvMz4GS

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Victoria Day brought with it two more Folk Arts Festival open houses. Thank you to the Latin Immigrant Niagara... https://t.co/dcTzarJih7

Posted on Twitter A fun, animated look at Canada at 150 #Canada150 https://t.co/snmEninkil

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Another fun day at the Folk Arts Festival. Open Houses with the German, Filipino and Armenian Communities.

Posted on Twitter The Folk Arts Festival continues and yesterday, I had a great time at the Ukrainian and Chinese open houses.... https://t.co/rrehATyqyR

Posted on Twitter @Zakimar2 Lol kk

This week

Voted Yes on Vote #285 Private Members' Business M-64 (Italian Heritage Month)

Voted No on Vote #284 on Bill C-322 Amend the Railway Safety Act (road crossings)

Voted No on Vote #283 on Bill C-291 Amend the Food and Drugs Act (genetically modified food)

Voted Yes on Vote #282 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Voted Yes on Vote #281 on Bill C-4 Amend the Canada Labour Code, the Parliamentary Employment and Staff Relations Act, the Public Service ...

Spoke in the House on Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize May as Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month and to commend Cystic Fibrosis Canada for the incredible work it continues to ...

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to rise today to present a petition signed by constituents in our riding of St. Catharines. This particular petition is in ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 Yes, please. First, I'd like to commend Mr. Cooper on this bill. I was impressed with the intent and the passion and commitment he's put forward ...

Mentioned by Welland Tribune Folk Arts looks toward 50th anniversary St. Catharines MP Chris Bittle, St. Catharines MPP Jim Bradley, St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik, Folk Arts Centre executive director Jeff Burch and St. Catharines councillors Carlos Garcia and Mike Britton joined representatives of Niagara's ...

Spoke in the House on Niagara Folk Arts Festival Mr. Speaker, running throughout the month of May each year, the Niagara Folk Arts Festival is the oldest continually running heritage festival in Canada. Cultural communities ...

Mentioned by St. Catharines Standard Folk Arts looks toward 50th anniversary St. Catharines MP Chris Bittle, St. Catharines MPP Jim Bradley, St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik, Folk Arts Centre executive director Jeff Burch and St. Catharines councillors Carlos Garcia and Mike Britton joined representatives of Niagara's ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by St. Catharines Standard Rotary fashion show for Pathstone St. Catharines MP Chris Bittle, right, was one of several models participating in Rotary Club of St. Catharines South fashion show to benefit Pathstone Mental Health, on Sunday April 30, 2017 in St. Catharines Ont. Allan Benner/St. Catharines ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Liberals push back against eliminating deferred-tax provision, but say Morneau open to change Liberal MP Chris Bittle (St. Catharines, Ont.), also a lawyer, told The Hill Times he has also heard concerns about this change from the legal community. He said that he's awaiting the details from the Finance Department as to how this change will ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 It's already happening now. We've heard from witnesses, and I've gone back to the riding. I've spoken to police officers, and I've spoken to crowns. Putting ...

Mentioned by Niagarathisweek.com St. Catharines remembers Vimy Ridge 100 years later MP Chris Bittle said the conflict naturally had an even bigger impact in Europe. Vimy Ridge, he said, is still by the engagement. "The land is still scarred by the battle," he said, noting landscaping cannot be done by machinery less it set off one of ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Niagarathisweek.com PHOTOS: Vimy Ridge 100 years later Legion branch 24 president Lloyd Cull leads Mayor Walter Sendzik, MPP Jim Bradley and MP Chris Bittle as they prepare to lay wreaths at City Hall for a service commemorating the 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge. Vimy Ridge Memorial.

Spoke in the House on Sport Mr. Speaker, I was proud to be present last week for the announcement that the 2021 Canada Summer Games will be held in Niagara. In four ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 Thank you. Back to you, Mr. Woodburn, on what we heard from the Canadian criminal defence lawyers association in terms of clause 2 and paragraph 518(1)(c)(iv). ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 I just have one quick final question. I mentioned it to Mr. Trudell. Changing “may” to “shall” with respect to proposed subparagraphs (i), (ii), and (iii) ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Summer Games Mr. Speaker, while today may be the first day of the Blue Jays season, a glorious day indeed, I am rising today to speak of another ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill S-217 Thank you so much. Thank you again, Mr. Cooper. I'd like to echo what my colleagues have said in terms of bringing this forward. This is ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank Mr. MacGregor for bringing forward this amendment. It's a goal that I want to see, and ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 That said, it's now 22 years later. If we're looking at the public's view and Parliament's view, especially of the LGBTQ population, in terms of 1995 ...

Spoke in the House on Scotties Tournament of Hearts Mr. Speaker, I have no issue telling my colleagues that St. Catharines rocks, but this week we are doing a bit more than usual. This is ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Thank you so much, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank you both for coming today. It's quite poignant that you're here testifying to this bill, ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Madam Speaker, during the break I had an opportunity to meet with a friend of mine who is a firefighter in Niagara. I asked him how ...

Spoke in the House on Baseball Hall of Fame Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak of an upcoming ballot. This is not a matter for the Minister of Democratic Institutions. I am speaking about ...