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Liberal MP for Louis-Hébert (Québec)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 35% of the vote.

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Mr. Speaker, first I would like to thank the hon. member for Humber River—Black Creek for tabling Motion No. 105 on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS. ...

Voted No on Vote #238 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #237 That, in the opinion of the House, the government should: ( a) recognize the need to quell the ...

Voted No on Vote #236 on Bill C-323 Amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Voted Yes on Vote #235 That the Fifth Report of the Standing Committee on Human Resources, Skills and Social Development and the Status ...

Voted No on Vote #234 That the Honourable Member for Foothills be now heard.

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Solidaire avec nos amis de Londres face à cette violence injustifiable et condamnable. Pensées et prières avec les victimes. #Londres

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Food and Drugs Act Mr. Speaker, first of all, I want to thank the hon. member for Sherbrooke for calling the attention of the House to this very important issue, ...

Spoke in the House on Federal Framework on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Act Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to private member's bill, Bill C-211, an act respecting a federal framework on post-traumatic stress disorder. Mental health is ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Grit MP's anti-Islamophobia motion attracts hate, now has police guarding her riding office And Liberal MP Joel Lightbound, who represents the Quebec City mosque where six men were killed by praying, wants fellow MPs 'to tone the rhetoric down and to start writing a new chapter in our collective history.' Liberal MP Joël Lightbound stands at ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Grit MP's anti-Islamophobia motion attracts hate, now has police guarding her riding office And Liberal MP Joel Lightbound, who represents the Quebec City mosque where six men were killed by praying, wants fellow MPs 'to tone the rhetoric down and to start writing a new chapter in our collective history.' Liberal MP Joël Lightbound stands at ...

Mentioned by Macleans.ca Talking 'Islamophobia' with Liberal MP Joël Lightbound Joël Lightbound didn't much want to talk with me last Friday afternoon. But the rookie Liberal MP happened to be on duty in the House, after most MPs have headed home for the weekend, and he agreed to step out of the mostly empty chamber into the ...

Spoke in the House on Health Madam Speaker, I would first like to thank the member for his hard work on behalf of his constituents. Our government is committed to working with ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, I have never been any prouder to speak after one of my colleagues in the House, the member for Mississauga—Erin Mills. I commend her ...

Mentioned by Telegraph (subscription) Voltigeurs de Québec Armoury to reopen 10 years after fire - Quebec Chronicle Family, Children and Social Development Minister and MP for Quebec riding, Jean-Yves Duclos, Public Services and Procurement Minister Judy Foote, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, Joël Lightbound, MP for Louis-Hebert, and Alupa Clark, MP for ...

Spoke in the House on Points of Order Mr. Speaker, I heard the member for Charlesbourg—Haute-Saint-Charles say that the Liberals are the most crass people. I believe that is unparliamentary language. Therefore, I invite ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Madam Speaker, the section the member's party is suggesting be separated from the bill is the section that would change the 26 criteria the previous government ...

Mentioned by Telegraph (press release) (subscription) Voltigeurs de Québec Armoury to reopen 10 years after fire - Quebec Chronicle Family, Children and Social Development Minister and MP for Quebec riding, Jean-Yves Duclos, Public Services and Procurement Minister Judy Foote, Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, Joël Lightbound, MP for Louis-Hebert, and Alupa Clark, MP for ...

Spoke in the House on Controlled Drugs and Substances Act Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to rise in the House of Commons today to speak in support of Bill C-37, An Act to amend the ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) MPs take aim at Islamophobia after six men killed at Québec City mosque, and Trump's 'racist' anti-Muslim travel ban Liberal MP Joël Lightbound, who represents the riding of Louis-Hébert, Que., which includes the mosque where the shocking shootings took place, called on his colleagues and Canadians to be more conscious of the growing fear and division that is taking ...

Posted on Twitter @CIJOINT @changezmoi @RC_Coulisses @ChantalHbert Cherchez sur ma page Facebook ma déclaration du 25 janvier 2016, vous trouverez.

Posted on Twitter (2/2)Sur le chemin du retour vers Québec,mes pensées et mes prières sont avec les victimes;nos frères et nos sœurs de la mosquée de Ste-Foy.

Posted on Twitter (1/2) Profondément attristé par les évènements tragiques et inexcusables survenus ce soir au CCIQ.

Posted on Twitter @gerarddeltell Merci bien Gérard! Très gentil de ta part et au plaisir de te revoir à Ottawa sous peu!

Posted on Twitter @DrSylvainRoy @janephilpott Merci beaucoup pour vos bons mots Dr. Roy!

Three months ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you, Mr. Chair. Ms. Austin, in a way you answered my question earlier when you said that national security agencies weren't necessarily included in the ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you, Mr. Chair. First of all, I would like to thank the witnesses for being here with us today. Obviously, SCISA deals with national security ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy Act and Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you very much. This is very interesting testimony. I only have five minutes, so I'll ask you to try to keep your answers as short ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I would like to welcome all the witnesses appearing today. Since I will be speaking French, I suggest that you use the ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy Act and Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Offices of ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. We've talked about how the act was supposed to be technology neutral. We've heard stories, for instance, of CSEC collecting metadata of ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Thank you, Mr. Chair. Mr. Therrien, I have two questions to ask you. I asked these questions last week when we met with representatives of different ...

Spoke at the Indigenous and Northern Affairs committee on Subject Matter of Bill S-3, An Act to amend the Indian Act ... I'll start, Mr. Chair, and then I'll share the rest of my time with Mr. Rusnak. I thank the witnesses for being here with us today. ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Security of Canada Information Sharing Act (SCISA) Okay, but of the 17 agencies that are listed, there are many that will collect information for a certain purpose, but that information is used by ...