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Firearms Act  Mr. Speaker, today I rise to speak about Bill C-346. For those who have just joined us, Bill C-346 amends the Firearms Act to eliminate the expiration of firearms licences for those over the age of 18. It essentially makes licences valid for life, only requiring an update of info

November 7th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship  Mr. Speaker, the effectiveness and compassion of our immigration system makes Canada an example for the world, but we know that we can always do better, including when it comes to immigration detention. Our government has made great steps on this, which can be seen in the signifi

November 6th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, what we see is that as a government we are investing in new technologies, in clean technologies, and we are creating jobs for the future and that is what we are seeing on the ground. In a city like Toronto I am so pleased to have seen that, just yesterday I believe i

November 2nd, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, my friend across the way is speaking to an issue that is close to my heart. I am an avid cyclist. I cycle around as my main mode of transportation in my community and around the city. I absolutely believe that it is an important part of building out how we can get pe

November 2nd, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, that is an interesting question. I guess one just has to look for it. In my community, I have seen water infrastructure being built. In East York, there are new pipes going in. We can see those projects happening. I have seen new bike-share stations, which I just r

November 2nd, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2017, No. 2  Mr. Speaker, before I begin, I would like to inform the House that I will be splitting my time with the member for Sackville—Preston—Chezzetcook. I am happy to speak today about our government's budget implementation bill, which is an important step in providing opportunities fo

November 2nd, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Petitions  Mr. Speaker, child care is a key and important issue to people in my community and I am pleased to present a petition that was started by Sara Ehrhardt of Toronto East Enders for Child Care. They are seeking high quality, affordable child care and relief for middle-income familie

October 26th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Taxation  Mr. Speaker, two years ago, Canadians had a choice. They could go with the NDP and Conservative plan for cuts to services, or they could go with our plan to support the middle class and people working hard to join it. They chose our plan that helps people put a roof over their he

October 25th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Criminal Code  Madam Speaker, as a cyclist, I very much believe in the need for safe streets—we call them Open Streets Toronto, a program by 8 80 Cities—for cyclists and active transportation so that people can get around from the age of eight to 80 and beyond and be safe on our streets. What

October 24th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Petitions  Mr. Speaker, I am presenting a petition on behalf of one of my constituents with respect of access to clean water. I know my constituents care very deeply about ensuring that all Canadians have access to clean water. I would like to thank Stephanie Mills for her advocacy and wo

October 23rd, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

World Food Day  Mr. Speaker, today is World Food Day, an event established to raise awareness and inspire action to help the hungry and ensure food security and nutritious diets for everyone. Here in Canada, our government is committed to supporting our producers and will be implementing Canad

October 16th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Canadian Jewish Heritage Month Act  Mr. Speaker, I would like to begin by thanking the member for York Centre for sponsoring Bill S-232 to establish Canadian Jewish heritage month. Preparing for this debate has made me think about what we would be celebrating, how we would be doing that, and that it would mean dif

October 3rd, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Situation in Myanmar  Madam Speaker, I have received many letters from constituents. They are very concerned about the situation in Myanmar and what we are doing to help the Rohingya people. I want to put for my friend some of the recommendations that have been put forth in correspondence, and perhaps

September 26th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Situation in Myanmar  Madam Speaker, the member really went through quite a bit of information and that was very helpful. The Prime Minister has said that the responsibility for resolving this crisis does not just lie with the civilian leadership but also with the military leadership. Does the member

September 26th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal

Situation in Myanmar  Madam Speaker, tomorrow we will be seeing the inauguration of the national Holocaust memorial here in Ottawa. It is a stark reminder of the fact that this is an issue that comes up and that we must find ways to respond as a country. We must find ways to properly address these iss

September 26th, 2017House debate

Julie DabrusinLiberal