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  • His favourite word is system.

Conservative MP for Lanark—Frontenac—Kingston (Ontario)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 48% of the vote.

Two weeks ago

Spoke at the Subcommittee on International Human Rights committee on Human Rights Situation in South Sudan Thank you. We're going to a shorter question and answer period, unfortunately, five minutes instead of seven. Let me just ask this question, and depending how ...

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, when the Prime Minister promised he would be answering the questions on Wednesdays, we had no idea it would be done like this. The ...

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, in the last election the Liberals made only two promises regarding changes to the Standing Orders: to prohibit omnibus bills, and to prohibit parliamentary ...

Spoke in the House on Privilege Madam Speaker, we will indeed be dealing with this issue when this motion is passed. That is when we will deal with it, not based on ...

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.

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, on March 9, the Minister of Democratic Institutions asked the PROC committee to report to her by June with proposed Canada Elections Act changes. ...

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.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Privilege Mr. Speaker, you are quite right to cite that practice. If you see me wandering away, would you point that out and I will promptly bring ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Opposition House leaders want new special committee to take over Commons rule changes study, vow to continue ... Conservative MP Scott Reid, pictured at a recent House Affairs Committee meeting. The Hill Times photograph by ... for that conversation to take place. Every Member of Parliament has a responsibility just like every party in the House has a responsibility.

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, one starts a conversation by telling the truth, and the truth is that in the last election the Liberals had exactly two promises regarding ...

Spoke at the Canadian Heritage committee on The medias and local communities That's right. I'm actually moving on to propose a counter way of looking at this. I mentioned the importance that Canadians assign to this issue. I ...

Spoke in the House on Committees of the House Mr. Speaker, I am rising today to speak to the 11th report of the Standing Committee on Procedure and House Affairs, a committee on which I ...

Spoke in the House on Standing Orders of the House of Commons Mr. Speaker, the government House leader says that the Liberal election promise to change the Standing Orders trumps the traditional practice of seeking agreement with the ...

Mentioned by CBC.ca Committee filibuster over changes to House of Commons rules to resume Monday, opposition MPs say ... government has brought on," said NDP MP David Christopherson. That pledge was echoed by Conservative MP Scott Reid, who said he wants the Liberal government to treat reforms to how the House works in the same way previous governments have.

A month ago

Posted on Twitter Sign the petition to tell the Liberals not to unilaterally change how the House of Commons operates. #cdnpoli https://t.co/8Ejwp8rNpz

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) Opposition MPs filibuster House Affairs Committee over Trudeau government's 'despicable attempt' to change way ... NDP MP David Christopherson, Conservative MP Scott Reid, and Liberal MP Scott Simms. There is a filibuster underway at the Procedure and House Affairs Committee on Mr. Simms' motion to have the committee expedite a study on the Standing Orders.

Two months ago

Posted on Twitter 100 years ago today: Perhaps the saddest day of the 20th Century: the overthrow of the Tsar, which led to Communism & the deaths of millions

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Chief Electoral Officer’s report entitled "An Electoral Framework for the 21st Century: ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. I could tell that Scott was just warming up. First of all, I want to thank you, Minister, for meeting ...

Posted on Twitter I asked @karinagould why she didn't answer @nathancullen's q re: when she rec'd her mandate against electoral reform https://t.co/Ksoo7RTZS5

Posted on Twitter @ella_soes @CTVNews @PressSec I think you’re looking for @_scottreid the commentator, not @ScottReidCPC the MP.

Posted on Twitter On the weekend, I discussed M-103 on Global TV's @TheWestBlock with the motion's sponsor, Liberal MP Iqra Khalid. https://t.co/EsopZoDgql

Mentioned by Globalnews.ca Islamophobia bill: Irqa Khalid, Irwin Cotler offer conflicting takes on their conversation WATCH: Liberal MP Iqra Khalid and Conservative MP Scott Reid join Vassy Kapelos to explain the two sides on Motion103, a non-binding motion that seeks to commit parliament study racism and provide solutions to this growing problem.

Posted on Twitter Today, I again called on Public Safety Minister @RalphGoodale to place AEDs in all RCMP vehicles. They save lives. https://t.co/EqiGqhWTRg

Three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Private Members' Business and Briefing with the Minister of Democratic Institutions Thank you, Mr. Chair. Minister, thank you for being here. Thank you, as well, to your very competent staff and your parliamentary secretary; it's good to ...

Mentioned by www.insideottawavalley.com/ Scott Reid urges all Conservatives to support Andrew Scheer's property rights policy On Feb. 2, MP Scott Reid (Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston) urged support for Andrew Scheer's announcement that he favours adding property rights guarantees to the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. He made the following comments: “The right to private ...

Mentioned by Hill Times (subscription) New minister could signal step away from scrapping first past the post: strategist Conservative MP Scott Reid says rookie Gould wasn't likely selected to 'radically change the agenda' on electoral reform. Rookie Liberal MP Karina Gould, pictured centre alongside Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Governor General David Johnston, was ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Subject matter of Bill C-33, An Act to amend the Canada Elections ... Thank you very much, Mr. Chair. We were at one minute and 45 seconds when we stopped. First of all, Minister, thank you for coming here ...

Spoke at the Procedure and House Affairs committee on Order in Council Appointments to the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments Mr. Chair, we've dealt with this in the past. On the previous occasion, it was me rather than Mr. Richards who found himself being denied the ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform One last thing is that we were in Prince Edward Island, where they're holding what they call a plebiscite later this month, but it's actually a ...

Spoke at the Electoral Reform committee on Electoral Reform Thank you, Mr. Chair. I want to return to Professor Lupia for a moment, if I could. One of the features of referendum campaigns in the ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-569 An Act respecting the procedure for the appointment and removal of the Governor General