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Liberal MP for Vancouver Granville (B.C.)

Won her last election, in 2015, with 44% of the vote.

Today

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Marijuana legalization presents both potential political risks and gains for Liberals, say insiders Health Minister Jane Philpott, Liberal MP and parliamentary secretary Bill Blair, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould are the lead political players on the legalization of marijuana. The Hill Times photographs by ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Marijuana legalization presents both potential political risks and gains for Liberals, say insiders Health Minister Jane Philpott, Liberal MP and parliamentary secretary Bill Blair, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould are the lead political players on the legalization of marijuana. The Hill Times photographs by ...

Yesterday

Posted on Twitter As much as I fly ... airport to airport, this photo & message for me never gets old. Love it. 😁 #goodad. https://t.co/M1BDV72pKw

Posted on Twitter Nice to meet you too. Safe travels to #YVR. https://t.co/gZUu3MPXAu

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to our amazing friends, Andrew and Paul, on their wedding day! Cheers to your next 26 years!… https://t.co/tmO1xjHUmJ

Two days ago

Posted on Twitter Met with so many young leaders today in #VanGran-thanks to Neve, Elsie, our VG Youth Council & @YorkHouseSchool Gir… https://t.co/TGnZ2jVx2b

Posted on Twitter Thank you for having me back to @YorkHouseSchool to participate on student led Girlsco Panel - it was fun and inspi… https://t.co/UP4lP7rWQh

Posted on Twitter Behold our beautiful planet - Happy #EarthDay! Looking forward to being out and about in #VanGran today. https://t.co/rbE1BTAgON

This week

Mentioned by Two Row Times Jody Wilson-Raybould presented leadership award TORONTO – Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould was awarded the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) inaugural Indigenous Women in Leadership Award. Wilson-Raybould is a member of the We Wai Kai Nation, and her traditional Kwak'wala ...

A week ago

Mentioned by National Observer The high road: Canada embarks on game-changing legal marijuana experiment Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Ralph Goodale, Justice Minister and A.G. of Canada Jody Wilson-Raybould, and Health Minister Jane Philpott announce changes regarding the legalization of marijuana. Photo by The Canadian Press.

Mentioned by The Sun Daily Canada unveils legislation to legalise cannabis (R-L) Canada's Health Minister Jane Philpott, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould and Bill Blair, the government's point man on the legalised marijuana file, walk from Parliament Hill to a news conference in ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-46 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (offences relating to conveyances) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Introduced legislation Government bill C-45 An Act respecting cannabis and to amend the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Criminal Code and other Acts

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, we recognize that this is an important issue. That is why we are taking concrete action to address this issue. I am pleased to ...

Voted Yes on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted No on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Marijuana Mr. Speaker, as I have stated, our government is committed to the legalization of cannabis, with strict regulation and restricting access. This is a complex area ...

Spoke in the House on Judicial Appointments Mr. Speaker, I am happy to stand up. I assume that the question is speaking to the delays in court. I am very mindful of the ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to stand to talk again about the judicial appointments process that we have instituted. I am very happy to have appointed ...

Voted No on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted No on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted No on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Spoke in the House on Privacy Mr. Speaker, the use of the devices that were the subject of media reports earlier this week are being investigated by CSIS and the RCMP. We ...

Spoke in the House on Judicial Appointments Mr. Speaker, I am happy to stand again to speak about the open and transparent process for the appointment of superior court judges across the country. ...

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Bill Blair: Canada Day 2018 Not An 'Appropriate Date' For Legalizing Marijuana OTTAWA — The Liberal government's point man on pot says Canada Day 2018 should not be about legalizing marijuana but about recognizing the country's history. Bill Blair, the parliamentary secretary to Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, said ...

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to stand up to speak about the new judicial appointments process that our government has instituted to ensure openness and ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Justice Mr. Speaker, again, our government is committed to moving forward with the legalization of cannabis, strictly regulating and restricting access to it. Simply decriminalizing it would ...

Two months ago

Introduced legislation Government bill C-39 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (unconstitutional provisions) and to make consequential amendments to other Acts

Introduced legislation Government bill C-38 An Act to amend An Act to amend the Criminal Code (exploitation and trafficking in persons)

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy Act and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Offices of ... Thank you. This is my first time before this committee, and it's a pleasure to be here this morning. I look forward to some discussion after ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-32 An Act related to the repeal of section 159 of the Criminal Code

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-16 Thank you. I am certainly pleased to be here with my deputy minister and pleased for the opportunity to be able to present on Bill C-16 ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on New Process for the Nomination of Supreme Court Justices Thank you, Chair and members of the committee, for convening this special session of the committee. I am really appreciative of everyone for being here and ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-28 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (victim surcharge)

Spoke at the Justice committee on New Process for the Nomination of Supreme Court Justices Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to the members of the committee, many of whom look a bit tanned. I appreciate that it's summer. I'd like ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Initiatives toward a family-friendly House of Commons and Question of privilege related ... Thank you to all honourable members here for the opportunity to appear before committee to address the alleged breach of privilege with respect to Bill C-14, ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Administrative Tribunals Support Service of Canada, ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and good morning everyone. Gilakas'la. I want to start by acknowledging the territory of the Algonquin people. Certainly, I want to thank ...

Introduced legislation Government bill C-16 An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code

Spoke at the Justice committee on Subject Matter of Bill C-14, An Act to amend the Criminal Code ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I will present first, and then my colleague will present after me. First of all, I want to acknowledge you, Mr. Chair, ...