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Liberal MP for Lac-Saint-Jean (Québec)

Won his last election, a byelection in 2017, with 39% of the vote.

Two days ago

Voted Yes on Vote #880 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted No on Vote #879 on Bill C-71 Amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms

Voted Yes on Vote #878 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #877 on Bill C-69 Enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation ...

Voted Yes on Vote #876 on Bill S-218 Respecting Latin American Heritage Month

Three days ago

Spoke in the House on Saint-Jean-Baptiste Mr. Speaker, seeing as we will soon be leaving for the summer, I would be remiss if I did not mention Saint-Jean-Baptiste celebrations. For a long ...

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries and Main Estimates 2018-19: Vote ... Thank you. Total projected expenditures of the Department of Canadian Heritage for 2018-2019 will decrease relative to the 2017-2018 and 2016-2017 fiscal years. However, some spending ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 The French version reads:d) il lui a déjà été interdit, au titre d'une ordonnance rendue pour la sécurité de toute personne, d'avoir des contacts avec une ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries That's quite surprising. My next question is for Mr. Daigle. You talked about not-for-profit organizations and benefit concerts. The blueberry festival in my region, in Lac-Saint-Jean, ...

Spoke in the House on National Canada Survivors Day Mr. Speaker, National Cancer Survivors Day is celebrated on the first Sunday of June each year. The day is meant to demonstrate that life after a ...

Three weeks ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries and Bill S-218 Madam Chair, if I may, I would like to add something. Earlier, I spoke with Mr. Van Loan. As I read Bill S-218, I noticed slight ...

Spoke in the House on Mélanie Paul Mr. Speaker, Mélanie Paul is a well-known businesswoman in my riding. Originally from the community of Mashteuiatsh, Ms. Paul used her background in both social service ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-71 Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I thank the witnesses for their comments, which are mostly interesting, but occasionally very surprising. I am really surprised by ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Remuneration Models for Artists and Creative Industries Thank you. My next question is for Mr. Henderson. The European Union and the United States have recently adopted new copyright standards, particularly in the digital ...

A month ago

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Financial support to help five Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean businesses grow The Government of Canada's repayable contributions totalling $723,225 were announced today by Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament for Lac-Saint-Jean, acting on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic ...

Mentioned by Benzinga Media advisory - Press conference regarding Government of Canada support for five Saguenay businesses Richard Hébert, MP for Lac-Saint-Jean, will announce funding for projects by five businesses in the Saguenay─Lac-Saint-Jean region: Technosoude, Dynamic Concept, Sublimart, Imago Structures and Distillerie du Fjord. The announcement will be made on ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Cultural Hubs and Cultural Districts in Canada and Remuneration Models for Artists ... Thank you, Madam Chair. We live in a global village, where information is transferred within milliseconds. I'm no expert in computer science, but, like Mr. Shields, ...

Mentioned by PerishableNews (press release) Two Deli Meat Companies In Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Can Continue To Expand The repayable contributions were announced today by Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament for Lac-Saint-Jean, acting on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for ...

Mentioned by Benzinga The Hôtel-Dieu de Roberval Celebrates Its 100th Anniversary ROBERVAL, QC, May 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament (Lac-Saint-Jean), on behalf of the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced funding of $12,200 for the Fondation de l'Hôtel-Dieu de Roberval.

Mentioned by Benzinga /REPEAT -- Media Advisory - Member of Parliament Richard Hébert to Make an Announcement About the Hôtel-Dieu ... ROBERVAL, QC, May 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament (Lac-Saint-Jean), will make an announcement about the 100th anniversary of the Hôtel-Dieu de Roberval on Sunday. He will make this announcement on behalf of the Honorable ...

Mentioned by Canada NewsWire (press release) Two flagship companies in the deli meat industry in Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean can continue to expand The repayable contributions were announced today by Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament for Lac-Saint-Jean, acting on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for CED. A ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on Gender Parity on the Boards and Senior Leadership Levels of Canadian Artistic ... Thank you, Madam Chair. I would like to congratulate all our participants for the quality of their presentation. Mrs. Bouffard, I'd like to start with you. ...

Spoke in the House on Health Mr. Speaker, this year marks the 100th anniversary of the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic which, in Canada, took 50,000 lives. Unfortunately, there was no vaccine available ...

More than three months ago

Spoke in the House on Taxation Mr. Speaker, since coming to power, our government has made every effort to ensure that economic growth benefits the middle class. Although the majority of Canadians ...

Spoke in the House on Bike Race Across Lac Saint-Jean Mr. Speaker, the Lac Saint-Jean bike race will be held from February 15 to 17. This event, a finalist in the 2017 Canadian Tourism Awards, is ...

Spoke in the House on Mental Health Mr. Speaker, for every text message, tweet, and retweet sent today using the hashtag #BellLetsTalk, Bell will donate 5¢ to mental health initiatives. This high-profile nationwide ...

Spoke in the House on Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2 Mr. Speaker, I missed the last vote because of an emergency, but I am now ready to vote.