House of Commons photo

Track Peter

Your Say

In Parliament

Elsewhere

Crucial Fact

  • His favourite word is liberal.

Conservative MP for York—Simcoe (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 50% of the vote.

Yesterday

Voted Yes on Vote #875 on Bill C-64 Respecting wrecks, abandoned, dilapidated or hazardous vessels and salvage operations

Voted No on Vote #874 on Bill C-64 Respecting wrecks, abandoned, dilapidated or hazardous vessels and salvage operations

Voted No on Vote #873 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Voted Yes on Vote #872 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Voted No on Vote #871 on Bill C-59 Respecting national security matters

Posted on Twitter It has taken years to get Lake Simcoe to where it is now - and because the Liberals have cancelled the Clean-Up Fun… https://t.co/A63cUVmaA2

Two days ago

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, I rise today to table a petition that the House will find to be of compelling interest. It is an e-petition signed by thousands ...

This week

Posted on Twitter What behavior should residents in York—Simcoe change to make the Liberals happy? Should they stop driving their kid… https://t.co/wnOCRbQLN2

A week ago

Posted on Twitter Congratulations to @C_Mulroney, York-Simcoe’s next Member of Provincial Parliament! The people have spoken loudly… https://t.co/rUQnapxgOp

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries The other one of your asks was this radio exemption, and this is the first $1.25 million, I think it is, of revenue to a radio ...

Posted on Twitter The Clean-Up Fund also: 🐠Restored fish and wildlife populations native to Lake Simcoe ☣️Reduced the amount of harm… https://t.co/pzRJgWOTBh

Posted on Twitter The Lake Simcoe Clean Up Fund cancelled by the Liberals achieved clear results for Lake Simcoe's environment, inclu… https://t.co/PUubEvxeTs

Spoke in the House on 74th Anniversary of D-Day Mr. Speaker, this Wednesday, June 6th, marks the 74th anniversary of D-Day, the allied invasion of Normandy, commencing the liberation of Europe during World War II. ...

Posted on Twitter Once again the Liberals have through incompetence taken an idea with great potential and turned it into a disappoin… https://t.co/xVMzJ1m3EX

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries and Bill S-218 Thank you. I think that would be helpful, because that's still ongoing. Also, you're absolutely right. It is one of the things I hear about most ...

Spoke in the House on Queen Elizabeth II Mr. Speaker, this Saturday, June 2, marks the 65th anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's coronation in 1953. Her having ascended to the throne the ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries For the benefit of people like me who get very confused by this stuff, what are all the revenue slices from a piece of music? We ...

Mentioned by BradfordToday Bee Able opens day program for special-needs adults York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan presented a certificate and praised the organization's community hub concept, suggesting it “fills a void in our community and… will have an impact on many.” Bee Able's day program will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., ...

A month ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada and Remuneration Models for Artists ... If you're not in an industry where the statute puts you into a collective as your only option, if you're not one who normally gets dealt ...

Mentioned by iPolitics.ca NDP MP wants to question National Gallery about Chagall decision Conservative MP and vice-chair of the committee, Peter Van Loan, also weighed in. “I will simply say that this motion looks to have us as parliamentarians micromanaging the day-to-day affairs and decisions of curators and other officials running a ...

Mentioned by BradfordToday Ford drums up support at Barrie rally Also on hand were York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan (“One of the smartest guys I know; he's a champion,” Ford said), as well as Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard. Ford said the province is ripe for change. “A new day will dawn in Ontario, the likes of which ...

Mentioned by OrilliaMatters Ford drums up support at Barrie rally Also on hand were York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan (“One of the smartest guys I know; he's a champion,” Ford said), as well as Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard. Ford said the province is ripe for change. “A new day will dawn in Ontario, the likes of which ...

Mentioned by CollingwoodToday Ford drums up support at Barrie rally Also on hand were York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan (“One of the smartest guys I know; he's a champion,” Ford said), as well as Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard. Ford said the province is ripe for change. “A new day will dawn in Ontario, the likes of which ...

Mentioned by BarrieToday Ford drums up support at Barrie rally Also on hand were York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan (“One of the smartest guys I know; he's a champion,” Ford said), as well as Barrie-Innisfil MP John Brassard. Ford said the province is ripe for change. “A new day will dawn in Ontario, the likes of which ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Gender Parity on the Boards and Senior Leadership Levels of Canadian Artistic ... I will simply say that this motion looks to have us as parliamentarians micromanaging the day-to-day affairs and decisions of curators and other officials running a ...

Spoke in the House on Business of Supply Madam Speaker, there is a point in the life of many governments at which, after campaigning and claiming that they were going to represent their constituents, ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada and Gender Parity on the ... Thank you very much. I just have a couple of very short questions, firstly, for the National Arts Centre. By my notes, 17 out of 28 ...

Spoke in the House on Aboriginal Cultural Property Repatriation Act Madam Speaker, the bill before us, proposing a national strategy for the repatriation of aboriginal cultural property, is a well-intentioned but flawed piece of legislation. The ...

Spoke in the House on Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Mr. Speaker, early this morning, Canadians were delighted to learn of the birth of a third child to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Kensington Palace ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada Thank you. I just have one question for the Canadian Film Centre. You talked a lot about the importance of connecting to your community. I know ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The State of Canadian Museums and Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in ... To the Hockey Hall of Fame, you now benefit from being a pilgrimage for every Canadian on their first visit to Toronto, and that gets you ...

Spoke in the House on Questions Passed as Orders for Returns With regard to contracts over $10,000 signed by Canadian Heritage since November 4, 2015, where the final contract value is more than double the original contract ...

Three months ago

Spoke in the House on (topic unknown) Mr. Speaker, I rise on a point of order. In fact, you referenced, during this marathon voting, an earlier review of the big green book. The ...

More than three months ago

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-323 An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (rehabilitation of historic property)

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-299 An Act to amend the Copyright Act (term of copyright)

Introduced legislation Government bill C-37 An Act to change the names of certain electoral districts and to amend the Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act

Introduced legislation Government bill C-46 An Act to implement the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the Republic of Panama, the Agreement on the Environment between Canada and the Republic of Panama and the Agreement on Labour Cooperation between Canada and the Republic of Panama