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  • Her favourite word is amendment.

Green MP for Saanich—Gulf Islands (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 54% of the vote.

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter Stand up for each other on social media https://t.co/JZeWkn19LO #GPC #cdnpoli

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Madam Speaker, my colleague, the member for Selkirk—Interlake—Eastman, quite accurately raised the nature of the concerns. I have not heard anyone say that the bill should ...

Spoke in the House on Foreign Affairs Mr. Speaker, over the years, Canada has led in UN negotiations to ban biological weapons, ban chemical weapons, ban cluster munitions, and ban landmines. Just last ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise to present two petitions today. The first is primarily from people in the area of Salmon Arm, British Columbia. The petitioners call ...

Voted Yes on Vote #202 on Bill C-18 Amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada ...

Posted on Twitter Disappointed the PM ducked my question on why Canada was absent in UN mtgs last wk to negotiate a treaty banning nuclear weapons. #cdnpoli

Posted on Twitter How beautiful! Thank you! "@CamozziAnne: A bouquet for you https://t.co/7HGFWVtw1O"

Posted on Twitter Lots of MPs in #QP today wearing pink. It's #PinkShirtPromise - a day to stand up against bullying! #GPC

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I took Bill C-23 back to the riding with me so I could read it carefully over the weekend. I recognize that the bill ...

Spoke in the House on Rouge National Urban Park Act Madam Speaker, although that sounded a bit more like a question, I would like to add a few comments before the close of debate today on ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to present two petitions. The first petition relates to a question I asked last week in the House. We have had ...

Voted Yes on Vote #201 That the House: ( a) recognize that Canadian society is not immune to the climate of hate and ...

Posted on Twitter That did actually make me "laugh out loud!" thanks! :) @DockCurrie @princeof416 @AJWVictoriaBC @BCGreens

Posted on Twitter Congratulations! "@Jbonaldson: We've made it to the nationals again this year. We hope to see you in April."

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, we do not have to go back very far to find quite outrageous things said by former parliamentarians. I would like to have seen ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Madam Speaker, I want to thank my hon. colleague from Vancouver Kingsway for his work on this, and on the health committee. I had a chance ...

Voted Yes on Vote #200 on Bill S-211 Respecting National Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Voted Yes on Vote #199 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Voted Yes on Vote #198 on Bill C-37 Amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and to make related amendments to other Acts

Mentioned by Wire Service Canada (press release) Media Release: Canadians rally from coast to coast to hold Trudeau to electoral reform promise WireService.ca Media Release (02/11/2017) Ottawa, ON - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), spoke at the Reform the Vote rally in Victoria, B.C., attended by hundreds. Rallies took place in nearly 30 ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Health committee on Bill C-37 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I appreciate all members of the committee asking me here, but I do like to place on the record every time that ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business and Briefing with the Minister of Democratic Institutions I'm very grateful. Thank you, Jamie. Thank you, Mr. Chair. I really have only one question. I think there's a conflict in your mandate letter. As ...

Mentioned by Saanich News Electoral reform reversal disappoints May ... scrapping the Liberal government's promise to replace the first-past-the-post electoral system (FPTP), at first shocked and then disappointed Saanich-Gulf Island MP Elizabeth May. The announcement came as a result of a directive by Prime Minister ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by Saanich News Town hall proves informative On Jan. 25 I attended one of nine town halls held by MP Elizabeth May. For many it was their first time attending one of her town halls. She explained about the importance of clipping and sending in the survey in each of her theme-oriented newsletters.

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Elizabeth May On Electoral Reform: PM Threw 'Young Women ... Green Party Leader Elizabeth May feels “betrayed” by the government's decision to abandon its electoral reform promise, and has criticized the prime minister ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Elizabeth May: Trudeau's Tweet About Refugees Is Hollow Without Action OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's weekend tweet suggesting Canada is open to refugees is meaningless unless the Liberals do much more to accept those now barred from seeking asylum in the United States, Green Party Leader Elizabeth May said on ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Peninsula News Review Saanich-Gulf Islands MP Elizabeth May hosting series of town hall meetings SIDNEY — Saanich-Gulf Islands Member of Parliament and federal Green Party leader Elizabeth May is putting on her annual series of town hall meetings this week and next. May will update her constituents on the goings-on in Ottawa over the past year ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the International Trade committee on Bill C-30 Thank you. Of course, this is deemed moved under the terms of the motion that I objected to but which this committee passed and which requires ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives and Bill C-18 Thank you. It's the second amendment put forward by the Green Party. It's very straightforward. Again, as we were just touching on the ongoing issue of ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-18 I know, absolutely. I'm just having a flashback. If you'll forgive me, I'll just say that when Jim Robb came to Ottawa in 1987 to meet ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thank you, Mr. Chair. It's nice to see you, Ruby. I feel like we should be talking about electoral reform. We're veterans, here. This amendment very ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Yes, thank you, Mr. Chair, and thank you to the members of the committee. I'll just take a moment to say that on November 18, under ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Oh, good. My clock was too fast. I would then ask whether, for instance, when the previous government under Stephen Harper decided to change the Elections ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-269 An Act to amend the Criminal Code and the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (sentencing) and to make consequential amendments to another Act

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-259 An Act to amend the Access to Information Act (scientific research)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-258 An Act to amend the Department of Industry Act (small businesses)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-699 An Act to amend the Access to Information Act (scientific research)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-682 An Act to amend the Department of Industry Act (small businesses)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-503 An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (local endorsement of candidate)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-484 An Act Respecting the Amendment of the Reduction of Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Coal-fired Generation of Electricity Regulations