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Liberal MP for Beaches—East York (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 49% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #649 on Bill S-210 Amend Amend the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, the Civil Marriage Act and the Criminal ...

Voted Yes on Vote #648 on Bill C-374 Amend the Historic Sites and Monuments Act (composition of the Board)

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2018, No. 1 Mr. Speaker, my colleague suggested this budget would hurt the most vulnerable Canadians. I would note that over the last two years, the Library of Parliament ...

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Posted on Twitter "According to a new national policy paper released today by the Canadian Mental Health Association (@CMHA_NTL), dec… https://t.co/07pdRJBCpe

Three days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #647 on Bill C-68 Amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence

Posted on Twitter "We ask you to prevent thousands of more unnecessary deaths by supporting this resolution." #cdnpoli #Lib2018

Posted on Twitter "We need you to listen to our voices as we call for the essential next step: decriminalization. The example of Port… https://t.co/8Agizj0ix7

Posted on Twitter "The overdose death crisis we currently face is a public health emergency and needs to be treated as such: as a hea… https://t.co/gSEZDTjXja

Posted on Twitter "When confronted with the numbers of Cdns who have lost their lives, and we’re talking Cdns of all backgrounds, Cdn… https://t.co/NdcnCzGf5U

This week

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Government of Canada partners with the Government of Ontario to add a new feature to the province's Newborn ... Today, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, Member of Parliament for Beaches–East York, along with the Honourable Tracy MacCharles, Ontario Minister of Government ...

Mentioned by Government of Ontario News Minister of Government and Consumer Services to Make an Announcement Tracy MacCharles, Minister of Government and Consumer Services, will be joined by Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, MP for Beaches-East York, to make an announcement. Date: Saturday, April 14, 2018. Time: 9:30 a.m.. Location: Enercare Centre. Hall B, Seminar ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on An Act in Relation to Firearms Mr. Speaker, I see this as a set of modest improvements. The member noted in particular the question of background checks. He said that this sounds ...

Voted Yes on Vote #646 on Bill S-232 Respecting Canadian Jewish Heritage Month

Voted Yes on Vote #645 on Bill C-344 Amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (community benefit)

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Briefing on Net Neutrality and Privacy of Digital Government Services I'm certainly open to this conversation, but we should have a conversation later after our witness has presented. Obviously the analysts prepared a briefing note, and ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Privacy of Digital Government Services Thank you. I know we have concerns here in Canada sometimes about identity theft. A classic example right now and for the last number of years ...

Spoke in the House on The Budget As I was saying, Madam Speaker, while Conservative opposition MPs occasionally act as if they do not believe in taxation at all, under both Liberal and ...

Mentioned by Beach Metro News Anti-racism town hall disrupted Hosted by Beaches-East York MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith and his provincial counterpart, Arthur Potts, on Feb. 22, the public meeting in the Beach was meant to address racism-related topics such as police carding and motion M-103, a private members bill ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by Toronto.com East Toronto MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith to host budget discussion Beaches-East York MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith is inviting the community to join him for a discussion on the 2018 federal budget. On Sunday, March 4 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., the local representative will host an open house budget discussion at STUDIO By ...

Spoke at the Industry committee on iPhone Performances and their Batteries: The Interests of Canadian Consumers So the answer is a refusal. Of options in terms of notifying customers of the issue, encouraging battery replacements, making it easier to replace the batteries, ...

Spoke in the House on Opioids Mr. Speaker, a constituent of mine recently lost her nephew to a fentanyl overdose. It is not the first loss our country or my community has ...

Mentioned by VentureBeat Canada forces Apple and Primate Labs to testify in iPhone battery scandal The Chair opted to move along rather than press Apple on the point. MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith asked whether Apple's initial lack of disclosure to consumers regarding slowing down their iPhones was inadvertent or intentional. Famulak said that Apple ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, hundreds of petitioners note that Canada has been a leader in the fight for human rights since the Act Against Slavery in Upper Canada, ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Certificate of Nomination of Caroline Maynard to the Position of Information Commissioner I'm sharing the rest of my time with Ms. Vandenbeld, but I would encourage you to also sit down with...We've had a number of journalist organizations ...

Mentioned by Toronto Star How anti-racism town hall gave hate-mongers an outsized place at the table On the panel were Minister Responsible for Anti-Racism Michael Coteau, Beaches—East York MPP Arthur Potts and Beaches—East York MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith. But it was the presence on the panel of Mississauga—Erin Mills MP Iqra Khalid who introduced ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, almost 1,600 Canadians and petitioners call on the minister to acknowledge the clear promise and potential of psychedelic-assisted psychotherapies as interventions for treatment-resistant PTSD, ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Briefing on Net Neutrality I guess my curiosity is piqued when we say that we should put it in legislation, and I agree with that, absolutely; but in Canada, we ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) and Briefing on Net ... Thanks very much. It's probably that 0.00001% of cases that happened in 2005 with Telus. It's interesting that we're talking about net neutrality, but we haven't ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Mr. Speaker, it cannot be denied that new pipelines will increase upstream emissions. Our government, in approving this pipeline, has at the same time indicated it ...

Spoke in the House on Canada Elections Act Madam Speaker, we have some of the strongest political financing rules in the world. We can look at the ban on corporate and union donations, the ...

Three months ago

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) Thanks very much. I want to get into a discussion of de-indexing a little bit and the online reputation report, but we are just finalizing our ...

Spoke at the Information & Ethics committee on Report of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner entitled "The Trudeau ... Certainly. We've adopted a motion that says we want to hear from you, so we certainly do want to hear from you, and we will want ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-246 An Act to amend the Criminal Code, the Fisheries Act, the Textile Labelling Act, the Wild Animal and Plant Protection and Regulation of International and Interprovincial Trade Act and the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (animal protection)