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Conservative MP for York—Simcoe (Ontario)

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

Yesterday

Voted No on Vote #365 on Bill C-55 Amend the Oceans Act and the Canada Petroleum Resources

Voted No on Vote #364 Opposition Motion (Implementation of a universal pharmacare program)

Voted Yes on Vote #363 Opposition Motion (Minister of Finance's documents submitted to the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner)

Two weeks ago

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)

Posted on Twitter @TedNesNA @janephilpott Hi Ted, I voted in favour of the CPC motion to extend the small business tax consultations: https://t.co/9npVCAdjuY

Spoke in the House on Architecture Mr. Speaker, today marks World Architecture Day. Architects make the framework of our lives and architects dream the future of where we live, work, and play. ...

Posted on Twitter Today is #WorldArchitectureDay! Watch my remarks and remember to write to your MP and ask them to support #BillC323… https://t.co/euiGRKcHCT

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, 100 years ago, the wartime government of Robert Laird Borden introduced an income tax. Believe it or not, Liberals actually opposed the new tax—but ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Bradford Times Simcoe Lodge celebrates 160 years of Freemasonry MP for York Simcoe Peter Van Loan, right, presents congratulations to Simcoe Lodge #79 AF & AM Worshipful Master Marcos Poles, on the 160th Anniversary of the Masonic Lodge in Bradford, Ont. on Saturday September 16, 2017. NICK MOLNAR/ ...

Spoke in the House on Strengthening Motor Vehicle Safety for Canadians Act Mr. Speaker, it will be tough for me to hit those heights that the member for Lethbridge just did in standing up for her constituents, but ...

Two months ago

Mentioned by CTV News Simcoe County, Muskoka MPs take on critic roles Muskoka MP Tony Clement will take on a new portfolio as the critic for public services and procurement. York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan will be in charge of Canadian heritage and national historic sites. Simcoe-Grey MP Kellie Leitch and Deepak Obhrai ...

Posted on Twitter @valleyhilltops2 CHPC Meetings and Proceedings regarding the study on Systemic Racism and Religious Discrimination… https://t.co/rUdhAtN5kK

Three months ago

Mentioned by Simcoe.com Barrie, Innisfil politicians fishing for Lake Simcoe funding York-Simcoe MP Peter Van Loan isn't happy after learning the federal government has cancelled the Lake Simcoe Clean-up Fund. “We initiated it initially for a five-year term,” Van Loan said. “It's not going to be base funding, this kind of thing has to ...

Posted on Twitter Protecting and restoring Lake Simcoe has always been my priority - but the Liberal Government has CANCELLED the Lak… https://t.co/Hrkkg9e42D

Posted on Twitter Today is #historicplacesday - support Canada's heritage by telling your MP to vote in favour of Bill C-323! #cdnpoli https://t.co/YRHcSpmmeW

Mentioned by Bradford Times Civic Awards celebrate Achievement From left, MP Peter Van Loan, Citizen of the Year Nancy Young, MPP Julia Munro and Mayor Rob Keffer, at Canada Day in Bradford, Ont. on Saturday July 1, 2017. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network. 1 sec. 2 sec. 3 sec. 4 sec. 5 sec. 6 sec. 3 sec.

More than three months ago

Mentioned by Bradford Times O Canada, O what a party! Councillors were joined by MP Peter Van Loan and MPP Julia Munro for the official ceremonies and presentation of Civic Awards. MP Van Loan called Canada “indeed the best country in the world,” that from its roots, of “French and English, Catholic and ...

Mentioned by Bradford Times Dominion Day Breakfast with the MP MP for York Simcoe Peter Van Loan held an “old-fashioned Dominion Day pancake breakfast” to celebrate Canada Day – a nod to the first national holiday established to celebrate the anniversary of Confederation. At the East Gwillimbury Sports Complex in ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the Liberal war on history continues to prompt a flood of petitions to my office. In particular, some of them are on the issue ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the Liberal war on history continues to prompt many petitions to my office, and I have a raft of them to present today. The ...

Spoke in the House on Petitions Mr. Speaker, the Liberal war on history continues to prompt many petitions to my office, and I have a fistful of them today. In the past, ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, the Conservative members of the heritage committee wish to present a supplementary report, as our view is very much in contrast with that of ...

Spoke in the House on Criminal Code Madam Speaker, I will be sharing my time with the member for Mégantic—L'Érable, who is doing such a good job for his constituents. However, I would ...

Posted on Twitter The experts agree: the Liberal's plan to implement an #InternetTax is a bad idea. Conservatives strongly oppose.… https://t.co/J5v2cVwzdQ

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Main Estimates 2017-18: Vote 1 under Canada Council for the Arts, Votes ... Mr. Chair, it's great to see you here. It's great to have you here, Minister, as well. I want to talk a bit about what I ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities I will support the motion for the exact opposite reason that Mr. Nantel is bringing it. I actually want to commend the CBC for excellent work ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities and Briefing on the Canada Council for ... Thank you very much. In my constituency I have, surprisingly to many people, a vibrant arts community. It's not that surprising when you think about it: ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities Madam Dabrusin just talked about satire. I think of Sarah Palin being labelled as having said, as we all famously know, “I can see Canada from ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities When Canada was quite young, every journalistic publication, every newspaper, had a perspective. In fact, it went so far that in the campaign handbooks that the ...

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

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Supplementary Estimates (B) 2016-17: Vote 1b under Canada Council for the Arts, ... I think it's a legitimate question to ask, if somebody, at events people pay to attend, is discussing a minister's responsibilities, which they have an interest ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities Newspapers clearly came from a perspective 125 to 150 years ago. Political parties literally published lists of which were the acceptable newspapers if you were a ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Reinvestment Plan of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) Thank you very much, Madam Chair. There are some critics of the CBC who say that it fails to be and should become more of a ...

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