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Justice for Victims of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act  Madam Speaker, Irwin Cotler, someone we all know, has one of the most able minds in Canada in dealing with issues of human rights. I have had the opportunity to work with him in a different capacity while we were in opposition, and one of the things he was fantastic at doing was

May 19th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Questions on the Order Paper  Madam Speaker, the following questions will be answered today: Nos. 952, 953, and 957.

May 19th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Questions Passed as Orders for Returns  Madam Speaker, if the government's response to Questions Nos. 951 and 955 could be made orders for return, these returns would be tabled immediately.

May 19th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Questions Passed as Orders for Returns  Madam Speaker, I would ask that all remaining questions be allowed to stand.

May 19th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Privilege  Madam Speaker, I am rising to respond to a question of privilege raised by the member for Montcalm on May 4, 2017, on the rights of the non-recognized parties. The member alleges that representatives from the non-recognized parties are unable to sit on committees, participate i

May 19th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Points of Order  Madam Speaker, I will review the answer that was provided, but I can assure the member that we go through hundreds of questions and attempt to provide the best and fullest answers whenever possible. I will report back after I have had the opportunity to look at what the member pu

May 19th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Government Appointments  Madam Speaker, it is important that we recognize that we have in fact put in place a new appointments process which supports an open, transparent, and merit-based selection process. Our aim is to identify high-quality candidates who will help to achieve gender parity and truly re

May 19th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Rail Transportation  Madam Speaker, I appreciate the comments by my colleague across the way. I would like to thank the member for raising the question regarding the community of Lac-M├ęgantic, which experienced one of the most tragic moments in Canadian transportation history. Our thoughts continue t

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Rail Transportation  Madam Speaker, I will work with the member in the best way I can on the issue. At the launch of this year's Rail Safety Week, our government announced 131 new rail safety projects and $20 million in funding under the rail safety improvement program. We remain in communication

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Conveyance Presentation and Reporting Requirements Modernization Act  Mr. Speaker, I appreciate the comments from the member across the way. I think we have hit on a really important issue, if we expand on it to bring in the idea of the importance of tourism to our country. We get a lot of Americans who fly in. There are all sorts of wonderful reso

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, on a point of order, I have been around throughout the day. I have stood up. I even stood up in the last round to ask a question, and I am a member of the Liberal Party caucus.

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, literally millions of public dollars are allocated every year for autism spectrum. It is important we look at the many different aspects of health care. It was suggested earlier today that there were many other issues. I raised fetal alcohol syndrome disorder and the

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, if the member was listening, he would have heard that the Canadian Institutes of Health Research invested $39 million in the past five years toward autism spectrum disorder; additionally, in the budget, support to parents with disabled children was expanded to up to

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, from my perspective, I believe that I have been fairly clear on how I stand on the issue of autism spectrum disorder. On a few occasions I have also recognized the many different stakeholders who have been involved in this. I appreciate the fact that the member made

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal

Business of Supply  Mr. Speaker, what I indicated is that the Minister of Health has done her homework on the issue. As she continues to be engaged with the many different stakeholders dealing with autism spectrum disorder, that will continue to take place over the coming weeks, months, and years as

May 18th, 2017House debate

Kevin LamoureuxLiberal