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Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, I actually do not have a large population of francophones in my riding. It is a perpetual problem trying to keep up my French because I do not get the chance to speak it daily. Lately, I have taken to listening only to music with French lyrics as a way of helping m

June 15th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, I always write very long speeches, which could not possibly be given in the time allowed. My self-editing cut out a considerable amount of material. With regard to the issue of dealing with this within the framework of the Constitution. if we look at Canada's cons

June 15th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, I will start by finishing the last sentence of my speech, which was the only sentence I did not manage to get in. On these questions, it seems to me the answer is yes and therefore that is how I will be voting. To answer my colleague's question, it is not up to us

June 15th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, practice makes perfect. The motion that is before us today has two parts. The first part says this, and I quote: That the House agree that section 45 of the Constitution Act, 1982, grants Quebec and the provinces exclusive jurisdiction to amend their respective

June 15th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Business of Supply  Madam Speaker, the only way to get past the problem of remembering my riding name is for me to be appointed to some senior position, perhaps such as House leader. I hope my leader is listening right now. I would like to say to my colleague, the hon. member who just spoke, that I

June 15th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Canada Elections Act  Madam Speaker, the member for Kingston and the Islands has said, somewhat disingenuously, that there is a sunset clause in the bill, in section 11. What section 11(2) actually says is that when the Chief Electoral Officer consults with the Chief Public Health Officer, currently

May 10th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Fisheries Act  Madam Speaker, I am just very worried that the way this is working out, the member for Lac-Saint-Louis will have his list of enumerated questions and there will be no time for the member to respond. That would be unfair, so I ask you to exercise a bit of discretion.

May 10th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Standing Orders of the House  Madam Speaker, I will be very brief. I support Motion No. 38, and my commitment remains intact to the emerging convention of all-party consensus with regard to any changes that could have the potential to affect power relations between the government party and other parties.

April 27th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Standing Orders of the House  Madam Speaker, I want to start by offering congratulations to my colleague, my hon. friend the deputy House leader, for putting forward Motion No. 38. She occupies the post of deputy House leader, which I occupied for the nine-year period between 2006 and 2015. Today, I will be d

April 27th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Petitions  Mr. Speaker, I am presenting a petition on the situation in Tigray. Since some of that material has been covered before, I will just mention a few relevant facts. The war crimes that are purported to have occurred in that region include indiscriminate shelling of civilian towns a

April 15th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Canada Elections Act  Madam Speaker, through you, I want to say how good it is to see the minister looking as robust as he does. It is a real pleasure to have him back in full fighting form. Parliament as a whole, and the government, can certainly use his services as I believe he is the longest-servin

March 8th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Religious Freedom  Mr Speaker, yesterday’s anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz is iconic in the struggle against anti-Semitism. Tomorrow is the fourth anniversary of the shooting at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec, equally iconic of our opposition to Islamophobia. The two hatreds are

January 28th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Points of Order  Mr. Speaker, I want to inform the discussion you are going to have. I am very glad you are doing this, because you are right. The rule, the convention or the practice really has been fuzzy in the past. We are dealing with a situation regarding the Bloc Québécois masks in particu

January 27th, 2021House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Holiday Greetings  Madam Speaker, T’was the Christmas of COVID And interest was keen, In our nation receiving Its promised vaccine. The stockings were spaced by the chimney with care Though half of the family couldn’t be there, The children were snuggled (but sad) in their beds C

December 11th, 2020House debate

Scott ReidConservative

Petitions  Mr. Speaker, in case the member for Saanich—Gulf Islands is listening, I loved her S.O. 31 about the night before Christmas and I encourage her to listen to mine tomorrow. I am presenting a petition on the same subject the member for Sherwood Park—Fort Saskatchewan presented. It

December 10th, 2020House debate

Scott ReidConservative