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  • His favourite word is parks.

NDP MP for Kootenay—Columbia (B.C.)

Won his last election, in 2015, with 37% of the vote.

Two days ago

Mentioned by Columbia Valley Pioneer Stetski backs bill to help rafters Kootenay Columbia MP Wayne Stetski is strongly backing a private members bill put forward by a fellow NDP MP that, if passed and adopted, could see the end of the standoff between commercial whitewater rafters and Canadian Pacific Rail over access to ...

Posted on Twitter Canadian workers deserve protection on the job & their loved ones deserve justice. Join me at Rotary Park Cranbrook… https://t.co/w2rdhhFuaG

This week

Posted on Twitter Need a hand? CVITP host clinics and volunteers help prepare income tax and benefit returns for eligible individuals https://t.co/m2LUT8wTY7

Mentioned by BCLocalNews MP Stetski seeks assurances on Lake Koocanusa (Cranbrook) Kootenay-Columbia Member of Parliament Wayne Stetski contacted the US Army Corps of Engineers this week to get answers on the low level of water in the Lake Koocanusa Reservoir. “Each year at this time, residents keep an eye on Lake ...

A week ago

Mentioned by The Nelson Daily MP Stetski seeks assurances on Lake Koocanusa Kootenay-Columbia Member of Parliament Wayne Stetski contacted the US Army Corps of Engineers this week to get answers on the low level of water in the Lake Koocanusa Reservoir. “Each year at this time, residents keep an eye on Lake Koocanusa to ...

Mentioned by BCLocalNews Marijuana legalization won't happen overnight: MP The federal Liberal government released their plan to legalize marijuana last week in Ottawa, however, anyone thinking that it is going to happen overnight is in for a rude awakening. Kootenay Columbia MP Wayne Stetski says the legislation actually ...

Posted on Twitter UNESCO said the Site C dam was approved without proper study. When will the Liberals stop this damaging project? https://t.co/jtmWIRa7ob

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Two weeks ago

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, one month ago, UNESCO warned that Wood Buffalo National Park might be put on the UN's world heritage endangered list. This would be an ...

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.

Didn't vote on Vote #254 That this House do now adjourn.

Didn't vote on Vote #253 That the debate be now adjourned.

Didn't vote on Vote #252 That the Honourable Member for Mégantic—L'Érable be now heard.

Three weeks ago

Spoke in the House on Public Safety Mr. Speaker, border services officers in my riding of Kootenay—Columbia and across Canada are some of our hardest-working law enforcement officers. Every day they protect our ...

Posted on Twitter I was proud to stand up today for our Border Services Officers. https://t.co/eGVwAcVEUy

A month ago

Mentioned by Revelstoke Mountaineer MP weighs in on marijuana legalization forum Kootenay–Columbia MP Wayne Stetski hosted a telephone town hall on the subject of marijuana legalization on Mar. 14. Marijuana legalization is a hot topic because the federal government is expected to announce plans and details for marijuana ...

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Mentioned by The Nelson Daily Committee pushes for rapid establishment of more protected areas Kootenay Columbia MP Wayne Stetski, at the podium, was part of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development that presented its report Friday. ... Entitled “Taking Action Today: Establishing Protected Areas for ...

Spoke in the House on Small Business Mr. Speaker, I rise in the House today to recognize the importance of small businesses. Recently Mayor Gerry Taft and I met with a group of ...

Spoke in the House on National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians Act Mr. Speaker, during the 2015 election, the Conservative bill, Bill C-51, was of major concern to constituents in my riding of Kootenay—Columbia. Rallies were held across ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, I will start by repeating the question that I raised in the House earlier this week: The Calgary Olympic bid exploration committee is making ...

Spoke in the House on The Environment Mr. Speaker, the Calgary Olympic bid exploration committee is making plans to include Banff's Lake Louise ski area in its 2026 bid. Putting the Olympic Games ...

Spoke in the House on Railway Safety Act Madam Speaker, this is an important issue. Canada's railways play an important part in our nation, not only for their value of moving goods and people, ...

Two months ago

Spoke at the Natural Resources committee on Clean Technology in Canada's Natural Resource Sectors Mr. Yauch, I would like to go back for a minute to Ontario's Green Energy Act. When we look at what happened in Ontario, we can ...

Spoke at the Government Operations committee on Review of the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act Thank you. One of the roles I serve is as NDP critic for national parks. I want to talk about the Phoenix pay system for a ...

Spoke in the House on Preclearance Act, 2016 Mr. Speaker, I have received correspondence on this from my constituents, and it is pretty consistent. They are concerned that, in essence, we are giving away ...

More than three months ago

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives and Bill C-18 Basically it's the same thing. These are all put in place. They're all consistent with Bill C-18's overarching objective, which is to ensure that ecological integrity ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Bill C-18 Thank you. I started my career working as a park naturalist at Pacific Rim and Rev-Glacier, and in Manitoba and B.C. parks. I'm really excited by ...

Spoke at the Public Safety committee on Bill C-22 Thank you. I have to start by saying I found it quite a strange concept that a Liberal member of Parliament would protect information on national ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives Mr. Pittman, when I left the north, we moved to a small farming town in southern Saskatchewan, and I certainly agree that a well-managed farm or ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives We've heard from a number of witnesses over the last several months in terms of meeting the 10% and 17% targets. I'm quite optimistic when I ...

Spoke at the Environment committee on Federal Protected Areas and Conservation Objectives Thank you. I have a question for each of you, if I may. Mr. McNamee, it's been a while since you've been with us. I'm interested ...

Introduced legislation Private member's bill C-281 An Act to establish a National Local Food Day