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2018 CFL Draft  Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize Jacob Firlotte, of the Sts'ailes band, in my riding. Jacob was selected 58th overall for the 2018 CFL draft, one of the few B.C indigenous men ever drafted to the league. Jacob started playing football with his older brother and played comm

June 12th, 2018House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Spring Flooding  Mr. Speaker, the village of Cache Creek is facing one of the worst floods in 90 years in the northern part of my riding. Over this last week, water levels rose due to a rapidly melting snowpack, and this is only the beginning of the season. As the community prepares for devastati

May 1st, 2018House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Seniors  Mr. Speaker, over the last three weeks, I hosted seven seniors' town halls throughout my riding, in Mission, Abbotsford, Agassiz, Lillooet, Lytton, Ashcroft, and Cache Creek, to get feedback from constituents on shaping our national seniors strategy. Connecting with constituents

March 22nd, 2018House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Fisheries Act  Mr. Speaker, I thank the member for giving me the opportunity to expand on this. Our government promised to not just return to the previous version of the Fisheries Act but to make the law even better than before. Our government is delivering on its important promise made to Can

February 13th, 2018House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Fisheries Act  Mr. Speaker, one thing we need to understand is that we have consulted Canadians on all aspects of change. There are 2,063 Canadians who registered online, and almost 5,500 who completed an e-questionnaire. Therefore, I am very confident that the changes with respect to the conce

February 13th, 2018House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Fisheries Act  Madam Speaker, I am proud to support the proposed changes to the Fisheries Act, which would restore lost protections and modernize safeguards to protect fish and fish habitat. The proposed amendments are the result of extensive consultations over the past two years. Canadians hav

February 13th, 2018House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Public Safety  Mr. Speaker, I met with St'at'imc Chiefs Council in Lillooet late last year, with one of the most pressing issues raised being the need for increased federal support for the community's tribal police service. Could the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness please

January 29th, 2018House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Science  Mr. Speaker, during her testimony to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology, the Minister of Science told the committee that when she was at the G7 in Italy, Canada was viewed as a beacon for science around the world. Could the Prime Ministe

December 13th, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

John Davidson  Mr. Speaker, I also rise today to recognize fallen Constable John Davidson of the Abbotsford Police Department who was killed yesterday in the line of duty. My sincerest condolences go to Constable Davidson's wife and three sons. I am saddened that this senseless act has brough

November 7th, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Status of Women  Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the hard work of the Wonder Woman Society based in Mission, British Columbia. The Wonder Woman Society is a non-profit organization that supports women's education, employment, business, and health in our community and across B.C. The visi

November 6th, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, I walked in at 5:47 p.m. If this was late, then I will withdraw my vote.

October 3rd, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, you had finished speaking then. I came in late, I guess.

October 3rd, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Petitions  Mr. Speaker, this is a petition to the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship. The petitioners call upon the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship to repeal the decision to remove Elsje and Ronel to South Africa and grant them landed immigrant status to Ca

September 27th, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

B.C. Wildfires  Mr. Speaker, as we speak, the B.C. wildfires continue to burn across British Columbia. In my riding of Mission—Matsqui—Fraser Canyon, as in many others across Canada, this summer's wildfires were a very real threat to many residents and posed a serious disruption for many busin

September 18th, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal

Clayton Cassidy  Mr. Speaker, I rise to celebrate the life of a courageous resident of Cache Creek. Clayton Cassidy served his community with integrity over the last 30 years as a member of the fire department, serving as fire captain and, most recently, fire chief. While investigating water lev

June 7th, 2017House debate

Jati SidhuLiberal