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Liberal MP for West Nova (Nova Scotia)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 63% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Nice attending today's Fur Day on the Hill and chatting with Matt Moses, President of the NS Mink Breeders Associa… https://t.co/4oU3szSiG2

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #400 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

This week

Spoke in the House on Cannabis Act Mr. Speaker, it is a pleasure to speak in support of Bill C-45 at report stage debate. This historic legislation represents a positive first step in ...

Voted Yes on Vote #399 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #398 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted No on Vote #397 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Voted Yes on Vote #396 on Bill C-45 Respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and ...

Spoke in the House on National Defence Mr. Speaker, Canadians understand we live in a complex and ever-changing global security environment. They expect the government to work diligently to make the world a ...

Posted on Twitter That's in Bill C-32, which was in Parliament before Bill C-51. https://t.co/EO3n600FxE

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Great day in Digby, NS with @GordonWilsonLNS--The Port of Digby generates huge economic activity and its potential… https://t.co/y3AhlNjufh

Posted on Twitter Glad to visit my friend Charles Marshall today and bring him good wishes while in hospital. Charles joined the Cana… https://t.co/oQWmzLGBY7

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by yorkregion.com EDITORIAL: Saturday will show how we'd treat Remembrance Day holiday This past summer, a bill introduced by Nova Scotia Liberal MP Colin Fraser successfully passed in the House of Commons, granting Remembrance Day the same recognition as Canada Day and Victoria Day, but it doesn't make Nov. 11 a nationwide statutory ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-51 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I appreciate the comments by Mr. Nicholson and his advancing of the amendment. A very similar amendment is brought on the same ...

Spoke in the House on Remembrance Day Mr. Speaker, in the days leading up to Remembrance Day, many veterans visit schools to talk to students about the meaning of November 11. Last Friday, ...

Posted on Twitter Congrats @JoelLightbound--well deserved recognition for a really smart and capable guy. https://t.co/2PDmaoZEuM

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I would like to thank both of our witnesses for being here today and for their presentations. First I'd like ...

Mentioned by The Vanguard Sandy Cove feeling abandoned as abandoned boats remain on beach Noah Richler became a spokesperson for this issue August 28 when he sent an email to the Digby Municipality, Clare Digby MLA Gordon Wilson and West Nova MP Colin Fraser, calling for action on the immediate removal of the two boats. Richler received a ...

Posted on Twitter Thanks @csquesnel--Fantastic work by The Store Next Door--donate your hockey sticks today to this great organizatio… https://t.co/aTY42DsBpl

Mentioned by The Coastguard Sandy Cove feeling abandoned as abandoned boats remain on beach Noah Richler became a spokesperson for this issue August 28 when he sent an email to the Digby Municipality, Clare Digby MLA Gordon Wilson and West Nova MP Colin Fraser, calling for action on the immediate removal of the two boats. Richler received a ...

Mentioned by The News Sandy Cove feeling abandoned as abandoned boats remain on beach Noah Richler became a spokesperson for this issue August 28 when he sent an email to the Digby Municipality, Clare Digby MLA Gordon Wilson and West Nova MP Colin Fraser, calling for action on the immediate removal of the two boats. Richler received a ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Veterans Affairs committee on Comparative Study of Services to Veterans in Other Jurisdictions Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you, Mr. Walbourne and Ms. Hynes for being here. We always appreciate having you before our committee. Currently this committee is ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-51 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'll be sharing my time with Mr. McKinnon. I have one quick question for the Canadian Civil Liberties Association. Most of the ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-51 If I can turn back to the codification of J.A., I take what you're saying, that it's, to your mind, unsatisfactory with regard to just having ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-51 I have just a quick point. I just want to go back a moment ago, Ms. Leamon, to your exchange with Mr. McKinnon. I take your ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Mr. Speaker, I am a member of the justice committee and sat through the hearings on this important bill. We heard over and over in testimony ...

Spoke at the Health committee on Development of a National Pharmacare Program Thank you very much, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the witnesses for being here. I'm not a usual member of the committee, so forgive me ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-51 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. Thank you so much, Minister, for being here, and thanks to your officials as well. First of all, I want ...

Mentioned by Narcity Remembrance Day Could Soon Become A National Statutory Holiday Across Canada This past June, the House of Commons passed legislation to make Remembrance Day a legal holiday across Canada. Liberal MP Colin Fraser introduced Bill C-311 as a private member's bill, which typically don't end up becoming law. But it passed by a ...

Mentioned by Nova News Now New Chapter - Annapolis Royal Library gets big funds to move to The Academy Ottawa contributed $255,000 to an Annapolis Royal Library project through ACOA's Innovative Communities Fund. The Library, currently in town hall, will move to the former Annapolis Royal Regional Academy. West Nova MP Colin Fraser announced the ...

Two months ago

Spoke in the House on Cape Saint Mary Lighthouse Park Mr. Speaker, on August 30, I travelled to Cape Saint Mary in my riding of West Nova to announce financial support from the Government of Canada ...

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Mr. Speaker, Bill C-47 would introduce controls on brokering the transfer of arms from one foreign country to another. I know the member has talked about ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Holidays Act Madam Speaker, I want to thank everyone who has participated in the debate on my private member's bill, Bill C-311, an act to amend the Holidays ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Madam Speaker, I am pleased to address this issue tonight, but it is not lost on me the passion many feel about this issue. It is ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-311 An Act to amend the Holidays Act (Remembrance Day)