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Conservative MP for North Okanagan—Shuswap (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2019, with 49% of the vote.

A week ago

Spoke in the House on Royal Canadian Mounted Police Act Madam Speaker, I am pleased to rise, but unfortunately the previous member got cut short. I am sure he had more to say. He is such ...

Spoke in the House on Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement Implementation Act Mr. Speaker, it was interesting to hear the hon. member compare this to buying a used car. Has the member heard the same things in his ...

Spoke in the House on Fisheries and Oceans Mr. Speaker, Canadian lobster and snow crab fishermen are being blindsided by regulations forced on them by the U.S. A full-time U.S. ambassador might be able ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Salmon Fisheries Mr. Speaker, Canada's fisheries have declined significantly in recent years, despite Liberal promises to reverse those trends. Threats to Pacific salmon stocks grew exponentially last year ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to page 36 of the Liberal election platform, which stated that “we will work with [British Columbia] to develop a responsible plan to transition ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to the Small Craft Harbours program, since January 1, 2019: (a) what are the details of all grants and contributions made from the program, ...

A month ago

Posted on Twitter @BernJordanMP @JustinTrudeau 2/As Minister, @BernJordanMP seems to forget 2018 #FOPO committee report and recommend… https://t.co/wr7GVfUQgJ

Posted on Twitter 1/Less transparency for Cdns in fisheries, aquaculture+related sectors as @BernJordanMP hosts secret mtg of Canadia… https://t.co/mJ1bFgNOgL

Posted on Twitter 29 wks since #BigBarLandslide reported 7 wks since FedGov started tendering 13 days to announce contract awarded 8… https://t.co/Gy9SaWWQT9

Posted on Twitter #FraserRiver #BigBarSlide reported 6 mths ago+fed gov't has yet to fix it. "Extinction of Pacific #salmon stocks is… https://t.co/JFvGG3cpst

Posted on Twitter The St Lawrence is a superhighway for billions of dollars worth of trade. Lack of icebreaking capacity undermines c… https://t.co/ZpOrIguIWr

Posted on Twitter Last winter, the St Lawrence seaway was shut down for 4 days because of a lack of adequate @CoastGuardCAN icebreak… https://t.co/VqeWneJKM0

Two months ago

Voted Yes on Vote #8 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (amendment)

Voted No on Vote #7 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #6 Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne (subamendment)

Voted No on Vote #5 3rd reading and adoption of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Voted No on Vote #4 Concurrence at report stage of Bill C-2, An Act for granting to Her Majesty certain sums of money ...

Spoke in the House on North Okanagan—Shuswap Mr. Speaker, it is truly an honour to be once again entrusted by the voters of the North Okanagan—Shuswap to be their voice in the 43rd ...

Spoke in the House on Resumption of Debate on Address in Reply Mr. Speaker, this is the first time I have risen in this 43rd Parliament, so I would like to take a short moment to thank the ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-467 An Act to establish Royal Canadian Mounted Police Day

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Adequacy of Enforcement and Penalties for Infractions of the Fisheries Act Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to thank all of the witnesses for being available today, as we get close to winding down our parliamentary session. ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Third Party Habitat Banking Framework for Implementation in Canada Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank all of our witnesses for being here today. Senator Wells, I seek a little bit of clarification. Our committee studied ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing on Steelhead Salmon in the Fraser River Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thanks for clarifying that the catch-and-release fishery is closed until the numbers increase in those fisheries. My history with particularly the Thompson ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Mandate of CBC/Radio-Canada as it relates to the Broadcasting Act Okay. Thank you. I want to get back to the study motion, as I did in the last hour. The study is to review the mandate ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill S-238 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'm just looking for a little bit of clarification, and then I'll share my time with Mr. Calkins. Mr. Gillis, I picked ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Impact of the Rapid Increase of the Striped Bass in the Miramichi ... Your comments just a few seconds ago are tied in with one of the questions I had about whose jurisdiction and whose responsibility it is. This ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Aquatic Invasive Species and Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10, 15 ... Could you get the report to the committee before the end of the week, please, rather than chew up a whole bunch of time here now? ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Impact of the Rapid Increase of the Striped Bass in the Miramichi ... Okay, thank you. The mandate letter says that the minister is to: Support the Minister of Environment and Climate Change to renew our commitment to protect ...

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star Canada Games torch visits Vernon Torch in hand, Mayor Victor Cumming, Member of Parliament Mel Arnold and MNP partner Blair Gronlund began their relay run at Vernon City Hall. They made their way across Highway 97, finishing at the Vernon Recreation Centre. Afterward, a celebration ...

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star Script of remarks from Vernon Remembrance Day event Silver Cross mother Mrs Hilda Kolman, Mel Arnold, Member of Parliament for North Okanagan-Shuswap, Eric Foster, Member of the Legislative Assembly for Vernon-Monashee, Victor Cumming, Mayor of Vernon, my fellow veterans, ladies and gentlemen,.

Mentioned by Castanet.net Feds look at mussel money The federal government will look at how it distributes funds in the battle against aquatic invasive species. North Okanagan-Shuswap Conservative MP Mel Arnold received unanimous support for a motion he introduced calling on the House of Commons ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Locals taking action A group of concerned citizens in Vernon visited the office of Mel Arnold the MP for North Okanagan - Shuswap on Wednesday. The group of North Okanagan residents hand-delivered a summary of the most recent IPCC report stating, "Global Warming of 1.5 ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Spiers tribute in Commons Spiers was a well-respected member of the Vernon community for his dogged determination in the pursuit of fiscal responsibility. Today, Spiers was remembered in the House of Commons by Member of Parliament for North Okanagan —Shuswap, Mel Arnold.

Mentioned by Castanet.net Spiers tribute in Commons Spiers was a well-respected member of the Vernon community for his dogged determination in the pursuit of fiscal responsibility. Today, Spiers was remembered in the House of Commons by Member of Parliament for North Okanagan —Shuswap, Mel Arnold.

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-365 An Act to amend the Criminal Code (firefighting equipment)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-347 An Act providing for the award of a Canadian Search and Rescue Voluntary Service Medal