House of Commons photo

Track Fin

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is wild.

NDP MP for Port Moody—Coquitlam (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 36% of the vote.

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter With CFL's Grey Cup on Parliament Hill https://t.co/8yedObZrM6

Posted on Twitter Signing the Ban Nuclear Weapons Treaty on the Hill #ndp https://t.co/0jofaWbHB9

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter With Translink's @ShirleySamujh-Dayal at #CUTA #Transit Awareness Day on the Hill @robertpaddon #cdnpoli #Ndp https://t.co/4UYSzjYSDT

This week

Spoke in the House on Arnold Chan Mr. Speaker, I would just like to acknowledge the words from the member for Ajax and his heartfelt tribute in putting the last words of Mr. ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, last month, an open-net salmon farm in Washington State released as many as 300,000 Atlantic salmon into the Pacific. Local first nations immediately declared ...

A week ago

Posted on Twitter @richelle_bee 100%. That's why I got into politics richelle. But we are a minority. We need to become a majority to affect public policy!

Posted on Twitter @richelle_bee agreed, but those are the difficult political choices.

Posted on Twitter @richelle_bee I don't agree Richelle. Many farmed fish carry diseases harmful to not only wild fish, but other species in the ocean

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) BC MP Fin Donnelly backs Guy Caron NDP MP Fin Donnelly, left, embraces Tima Kurdi, right, aunt of late brothers Alan and Ghalib Kurdi, after a memorial service for the boys and their mother, in Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday September 5, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca (subscription) BC MP Fin Donnelly backs Guy Caron NDP MP Fin Donnelly, left, embraces Tima Kurdi, right, aunt of late brothers Alan and Ghalib Kurdi, after a memorial service for the boys and their mother, in Vancouver, B.C., on Saturday September 5, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck ...

Three weeks ago

Mentioned by TheTyee.ca Ottawa Still Weak on Fish Farm Risks, Says NDP Port Moody-Coquitlam MP Fin Donnelly said the response from the federal Liberal government was vague and that Canada has a history of inaction after similar incidents. He said farmed fish have escaped pens during a number of significant incidents in ...

A month ago

Mentioned by CBC.ca BC MP says feds need to move faster on fisheries legislation We're two years into a federal Liberal mandate and still, we're under the Harper Fisheries Act," Port Moody-Coquitlam MP Fin Donnelly told On The Coast guest host Michelle Eliot. "All processes need time but certainly when there's a promise made by a ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by MetroNews Canada Lack of charges in Mount Polley disaster 'a crime': NDP critic Fin Donnelly, the NDP MP for Port Moody-Coquitlam, is tired of waiting. “What message does this send after three years not a single prosecution, not a single charge, is laid on one of the worst environmental mining disasters in British Columbia's, if ...

Three months ago

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

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

Didn't vote on Vote #349 on Bill C-23 Respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States

Didn't vote on Vote #348 on Bill C-25 Amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, ...

Didn't vote 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 Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas and Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates ... Absolutely. I want to start, too, with your announcement. On Friday, May 26, the government quietly announced they were cutting the Canadian Coast Guard's only search ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to both of our witnesses for providing your testimony today. Dr. Carr, perhaps I could start with you. You've been ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas and Meeting Requested by Four Members ... Mr. Chair, I want to add my comments to the call for at least a stand-alone meeting. I think it's absolutely critical that we have at ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, today is World Oceans Day, a day to acknowledge our important relationship with our oceans. In B.C., understanding salmon is a direct link to ...

Spoke in the House on World Oceans Day Mr. Speaker, today is World Oceans Day, an international day to celebrate our oceans and encourage conservation by addressing climate change, pollution, microplastics, overfishing, and habitat ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Honour Rob Stewart's Legacy By Taking Action For Sharks While demand for shark fin soup has fallen in China, since NDP Member of Parliament Fin Donnelly first introduced a Private Member's bill to ban shark fin imports in 2011, Canada's import numbers have increased by more than 30 per cent, from just over ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you, Mr. Chair. In terms of protecting the marine ecosystem, the committee has heard a lot about the concept of balance between economic growth and ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, first the Liberals shut down the Coast Guard's rescue dive team, and then they announced the cancellation of the salmon in the classroom education ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, DFO announced it will end the popular education program called “salmonids in the classroom”. For 40 years, this valuable program taught hundreds of thousands ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you, Mr. Chair. I have three minutes and two questions. I'd like to put the questions to all three witnesses, if I could. First, I'm ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas I wanted to follow up on what Mr. McDonald asked about earlier with regard to one or two recommendations. Are there any further additions you would ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing by the Department of Fisheries and Ocean's in order to provide ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I probably I won't have time to dive into a number of these responses, but I'll try to get the questions out. ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you. Mr. Morlock, you mentioned that you thought fisheries were pretty healthy. Last Parliament, we had a commission, a judicial inquiry on the decline of ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the Department of Fisheries and Oceans' public commitment to implement a mandatory fins-attached management measure for all pelagic shark landings across Canada by ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Madam Speaker, the issue we are debating today is an important one. As indicated, the move by the government to shut down the previous debate on ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-288 An Act to amend the Employment Insurance Act (special benefits)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-251 An Act to amend the Fisheries Act and the Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Regulation of International and Interprovincial Trade Act (importation of shark fins)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-228 An Act to amend the Fisheries Act (closed containment aquaculture)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-662 An Act to amend the Navigation Protection Act (Burrard Inlet, Brunette River and Coquitlam River)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-596 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Fish Lake and other waterways)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-595 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Somass River)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-380 An Act to amend the Fish Inspection Act and the Fisheries Act (importation of shark fins)