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

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

Three days ago

Posted on Twitter Apr. 23-29 is Volunteer Week. Served lunch at Upper Room Mission today. Many orgs. need volunteers. Give time and g… https://t.co/9EnK8CJFWH

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Trudeau banking on boosting GST revenue 24% in 5 yrs by taxing tax-sign this petition to tell @PMTrudeau… https://t.co/cUY5ouxPUY

Two weeks ago

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 being available today. I'll start off with Mr. Martin. You mentioned a couple of ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, the Liberals are adding bigger deficits, and Canadians are being taxed deeper and deeper in debt. The Prime Minister claimed that revenue from his ...

Posted on Twitter Trudeau continues Tax on Tax. Sign petition e-713 and support Bill C-342 to end Tax on Tax. https://t.co/gBJfi50PpJ

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank the witnesses, all of you, for being here today. I want to refer back to a couple of meetings ago. ...

Mentioned by InfoTel News Ltd North Okanagan MP wants national medal for search and rescue volunteers VERNON – The volunteers that take on all the elements and nearly every landscape to locate missing people may soon qualify for a national award medal. North Okanagan-Shuswap MP Mel Arnold has introduced a bill in the House of Commons that would ...

Voted No on Vote #256 Notice of a Ways and Means motion to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on ...

Voted Yes on Vote #255 That the debate be now adjourned.

Posted on Twitter @cmushski @ToddDohertyMP @j42butcher @NFKERR process few months at best as it works is way through House debate and Committee review.

Mentioned by Castanet.net Medal for rescuers North Okanagan Shuswap MP Mel Arnold believes the nation's search and rescue volunteers deserve a medal for the efforts they make in finding and rescuing people in perilous conditions. The MP has introduced a private member's bill in the House of ...

Mentioned by Castanet.net Photo: VSAR - Trevor Honigman North Okanagan Shuswap MP Mel Arnold believes the nation's search and rescue volunteers deserve a medal for the efforts they make in finding and rescuing people in perilous conditions. The MP has introduced a private member's bill in the House of ...

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star Special honour sought for search volunteers Mel Arnold, North Okanagan-Shuswap MP, has introduced a bill seeking to establish a national award medal for Canadian search and rescue volunteers. “Search and rescue volunteers exemplify Canada's proud tradition of volunteerism,” he said. “Canada's ...

Spoke in the House on Canadian Search and Rescue Voluntary Service Medal Act moved for leave to introduce Bill C-347, An Act providing for the award of a Canadian Search and Rescue Voluntary Service Medal. Mr. Speaker, my bill ...

Mentioned by Vernon Morning Star Special honour sought for search volunteers Mel Arnold, North Okanagan-Shuswap MP, has introduced a bill seeking to establish a national award medal for Canadian search and rescue volunteers. “Search and rescue volunteers exemplify Canada's proud tradition of volunteerism,” he said. “Canada's ...

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

Mentioned by Salmon Arm Observer Special honour sought for search volunteers Mel Arnold, North Okanagan-Shuswap MP, has introduced a bill seeking to establish a national award medal for Canadian search and rescue volunteers. “Search and rescue volunteers exemplify Canada's proud tradition of volunteerism,” he said. “Canada's ...

Voted Yes on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Voted Yes on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Voted Yes on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Posted on Twitter @karen_vecchio Thx 4 the Bday wish Karen. Always appreciate you cheerful smile everyday.

Posted on Twitter Honoured 2 table Bill C-347 2day proposing a nat'l search and rescue volunteer medal @SARVAC @NSRescue @ShuswapSAR… https://t.co/fIw5ajjLqF

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Briefing on Reports of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development ... Thank you, Mr. Chair, and I thank the witnesses for being here today. It's great to have you in to give us further information on this ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on The Oceans Act’s Marine Protected Areas I understand that the oceans plan MPAs deal with only marine MPAs, not freshwater inland MPAs. Is that correct? You're not able to discuss inland fisheries ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget Mr. Speaker, the hon. member spoke a lot about young couples and the benefits for them. However, these young couples will be watching the government, and ...

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, tax on tax. It sounds like a taxpayer's worst nightmare, and the Liberal government is the bogeyman. Budget 2016 projected GST revenues to increase ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Supplementary Estimates (C) 2016-17: Votes 1c and 5c under Fisheries and Oceans ... Thank you, Mr. Chair. I believe the question has been answered. I'd like to move on to the next question. There was a Government of Canada ...

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Bill S-208 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I'd like to thank the witnesses for being here in support of this bill today. My colleague, Mr. Doherty, briefly touched on ...

Spoke at the Justice committee on Bill C-305 Thank you, Mr. Chair. I thank our witnesses for being here today. This is my first really close look at this bill. I've seen a lot ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Fisheries committee on Northern Cod Stock and Briefing on Reports of the Commissioner of the ... I move that the committee request the minister and the deputy minister of Fisheries and Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard to attend, either one or ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Return With regard to the government's disbursement of funds to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Oceana Inc. (Oceana): (a) what were the total disbursements of funds ...

Spoke in the House on Questions on the Order Paper With regard to the mandate letter to the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and specifically, the section which called for the review ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act Madam Speaker, I thank the minister opposite for her presentation this morning. I can obviously see she is a strong supporter of Ukraine and its culture ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, the member mentioned he had a town hall with a total of, I believe 50 people. I had a town hall also. I had ...