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

Won his last election, in 2015, with 39% of the vote.

Today

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Yesterday

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A week ago

Posted on Twitter Even though the situation is serious, this is hilarious. https://t.co/txhJ3PtMeO

Mentioned by Huffington Post Canada Mel Arnold, Tory MP, Wants Thieves To Face Life Sentences For Stolen Firefighting Equipment A Conservative MP wants to amend the Criminal Code by proposing a severe penalty — life in prison — for those who steal firefighting equipment that "causes actual danger to life." Mel Arnold tabled his private member's bill on Tuesday, saying he was ...

Posted on Twitter Will your small business or farm be affected by the proposed changes. I'm listening and providing opportunity for i… https://t.co/6bVTjwmMsi

Posted on Twitter My new bill, C-365, aims to defer theft and mischief related to firefighting equipment. #PublicSafety #Firefighters… https://t.co/WzCTWokZcM

Mentioned by Prince George Citizen Search, rescue medal established "I'm so excited they are finally moving forward with it." The move came after Mel Arnold, MP for North Okangan-Shuswap, tabled a private members bill, Bill C-347, in April which proposed to establish a national award medal for search and rescue volunteers.

Mentioned by Rossland Telegraph Editorial: Bill C-365 is a time-wasting distraction Conservative Member of Parliament Mel Arnold wants to make theft of firefighting equipment, which theft causes "actual danger to life," a specific Criminal Code offense with a maximum penalty of imprisonment for life. That's the same maximum penalty as ...

Spoke in the House on Public Services and Procurement Mr. Speaker, the Liberals' incompetence on reform of the public service pay system has now put public safety and public interest in jeopardy. Canadian Coast Guard ...

Spoke in the House on Oil Tanker Moratorium Act Mr. Speaker, this is just another example of the Liberal government not wanting to hear legitimate criticism. Limiting the debate on this issue to only a ...

Voted Yes on Vote #362 on Bill S-226 Provide for the taking of restrictive measures in respect of foreign nationals responsible for gross ...

Voted Yes on Vote #361 on Bill S-231 Amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources)

Voted Yes on Vote #360 on Bill C-345 Amend the Canada Labour Code (pregnant and nursing employees)

Voted No on Vote #359 on Bill C-48 Respecting the regulation of vessels that transport crude oil or persistent oil to or from ...

Voted No on Vote #358 on Bill C-48 Respecting the regulation of vessels that transport crude oil or persistent oil to or from ...

Two weeks ago

Mentioned by CFJC Today Kamloops MP seeks Criminal Code change to cover theft of fire equipment SALMON ARM, B.C. — The MP for North Okanagan-Shuswap is looking to change Canada's Criminal Code to include a specific offence for theft of firefighting equipment that causes danger to life. Mel Arnold has tabled a private member's bill that has ...

Mentioned by CFJC Today Kamloops MP seeks Criminal Code change to cover theft of fire equipment SALMON ARM, B.C. — The MP for North Okanagan-Shuswap is looking to change Canada's Criminal Code to include a specific offence for theft of firefighting equipment that causes danger to life. Mel Arnold has tabled a private member's bill that has ...

Mentioned by Voiceonline.com BC MP Arnold tables bill to amend Criminal Code in relation to firefighting equipment MORTIFIED by reports of firefighting equipment being vandalized and stolen from wildfire service camps this past summer, Conservative MP Mel Arnold (North Okanagan-Shuswap) decided to take action. On Tuesday, he introduced a Private Members' Bill ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code moved for leave to introduce Bill C-365, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (firefighting equipment). Mr. Speaker, it is an honour today to table my ...

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

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Madam Speaker, I have not heard from the member what she is hearing from the fishermen in her area. She lives in a coastal area, and ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Madam Speaker, Andrew and his wife risked everything to open a small coffee shop in Vernon. They built a life plan based on Canadian tax laws. ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you, Mr. Chair. Thank you to our four guests today. It's great to hear your testimony. A lot of it is in line with what ...

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Mr. Speaker, it is always a little more challenging to stop a speech or intervention mid-point and pick up a day later, which is what I ...

Spoke in the House on Oceans Act Madam Speaker, I appreciate the opportunity to speak today, but not knowing when I will be cut off is awkward. Hopefully I can get through my ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you, Mr. Chair. To our two witnesses, thank you for your early start this morning. Both of you, Ms. Spalding for sure, made a statement ...

Spoke in the House on Export and Import Permits Act Madam Speaker, I often enjoy listening to the member for Winnipeg North and his speeches, because he becomes quite animated. The volume in his speech often ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Committee Business and Election of Vice-Chairs As an example of what happened, we went from a flood situation in the early to late spring to extreme drought. I had water coming in ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas and Subject Matter of Supplementary Estimates ... Thank you, Mr, Chair. I want to start by saying that I was disappointed when we found out the minister couldn't make it here, with all ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-23 Thank you. I'm sorry I haven't been in on the entire discussions on this bill. My question is regarding the security and peace of mind for ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Pardon me, Mr. Chair, with all due respect. Mr. Carr, you spoke about a few things regarding size. The ecosystems were one that really raised a ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas and Meeting Requested by Four Members ... Mr. Chair, I don't agree with Mr. Hardie's statement that we could cover this with the supplementary estimates meeting. This is going to take more than ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank all the witnesses for travelling great distances to get here. You're having to adjust to the time zones. ...

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