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Budget Implementation Act, 2023, No. 1  Madam Speaker, of course the issue of employment insurance is so critical to Canada, and to anyone who depends on a paycheque, which is the vast majority of Canadians. We know that any one of us could, at some point over the years, face the difficult challenge of applying for emp

April 27th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2023, No. 1  Madam Speaker, let me say at the outset that the expenditures we are talking about are investments in our community, individuals and businesses. Just last week, the Prime Minister was in St. Thomas announcing a record investment in the auto sector with Volkswagen coming to Canada

April 27th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2023, No. 1  Madam Speaker, I do not think it is a bad thing for decisions regarding funding to be made by independent actors. I believe Parliament has a very important role in setting the agenda and terms of reference, and appointing custodians and managers to ensure the funds are managed. H

April 27th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Budget Implementation Act, 2023, No. 1  Madam Speaker, I am pleased to speak this afternoon to the budget implementation act. At the outset, let me acknowledge that we are gathered here on the traditional, unceded lands of the Algonquin people. While talking about the budget, I want to preface it by outlining the curr

April 27th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Canada National Parks Act  Mr. Speaker, I am absolutely delighted to speak today in support of Bill C-248, an act to amend the Canada National Parks Act, Ojibway national urban park of Canada. I would like to thank the member for Windsor West for his hard work in bringing us here. I also want to acknowledg

April 21st, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Questions on the Order Paper  Mr. Speaker, on October 28, 2022, the Supreme Court of Canada struck down two elements of the Criminal Code relating to the obligation to comply with Canada’s sex offender registry. At that time, the Minister of Justice indicated that he would look at the options responsibly and

April 21st, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Eid al-Fitr  Mr. Speaker, I rise today to wish my Muslim friends and neighbours Eid al-Fitr. During Eid, Muslims are encouraged to forgive and seek forgiveness, as well as generously sharing their blessings with those less fortunate. Eid al-Fitr symbolizes the virtues of patience, piety, godl

April 21st, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Criminal Code  Madam Speaker, let me begin by acknowledging that we are gathered here on the traditional unceded lands of the Algonquin Anishinabe people. I am pleased to join in the debate today as we progress to the second reading of Bill C-283, regarding addiction treatment in penitentiarie

March 22nd, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Questions on the Order Paper  Mr. Speaker, with respect to the Government of Canada's appeal of the Federal Court decision, dated January 6, 2023, allowing for late claimants in the case of Sherry Heyder, Amy Graham, and Nadin Schultz-Nielsen v. The Attorney General of Canada, the Department of Justice cannot

March 20th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Justice  Mr. Speaker, Canadians deserve to be and feel safe. We all have a role to play in protecting communities. The laws on bail are clear. If an accused poses a risk to public safety, he or she should be denied bail. Federal, provincial and territorial leaders met last week, includi

March 20th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Justice  Mr. Speaker, two weeks ago, the ministers of justice from the provinces as well as the federal government got together and brought forward some very important ideas on reforming the bail system. It is very clear that our communities need to be safe. There is a right to bail enshr

March 20th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Criminal Code  Madam Speaker, I am pleased to speak on Bill S-224, an act to amend the Criminal Code regarding trafficking in persons. I want to begin by acknowledging that we are gathered here on the traditional unceded lands of the Algonquin people. The bill came to us on October 18 after ha

March 10th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Committees of the House  Mr. Speaker, I would like to thank my colleague for her intervention. I know she has worked very hard on this issue with Bill C-233 for a number of years. I admire the depth to which she and her colleagues have gone to ensure that it not only passes but also brings everybody toge

March 10th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Committees of the House  Mr. Speaker, it is a Friday afternoon, and my friend from Esquimalt—Saanich—Sooke has brought forward a very important conversation today. I do not really want to get into a political debate, but I want to put on the record that the member and the party opposite have consistent

March 10th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal

Committees of the House  Mr. Speaker, I have an incredible amount of respect for Dr. Zinger. I have followed his work for the last decade, and he is one of the most underused persons in this House. He is absolutely right. If we look at Bill C-5, which again the party opposite consistently and continuousl

March 10th, 2023House debate

Gary AnandasangareeLiberal