Vote topic

That the House urge the Minister of Justice to:

( a) follow her government’s own guidelines for Ministers and Ministers of State as described in Annex B of Open and Accountable Government 2015, that “Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries must ensure that political fundraising activities or considerations do not affect, or appear to affect, the exercise of their official duties or the access of individuals or organizations to government”; that “There should be no preferential access to government, or appearance of preferential access, accorded to individuals or organizations because they have made financial contributions to politicians and political parties”; and that “There should be no singling out, or appearance of singling out, of individuals or organizations as targets of political fundraising because they have official dealings with Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries, or their staff or departments”;

( b) apologize for the fundraising event on behalf of the Liberal Party with one of the top law firms in Canada; and

( c) return all funds collected from the event, as was done in 2014 for the event involving the former Minister of Canadian Heritage.

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Result

Yes 130
Conservative NDP Bloc
No 165
Liberal

Conservative

Didn't vote Dean Allison
Didn't vote Candice Bergen
Didn't vote Sylvie Boucher
Didn't vote Diane Finley
Didn't vote Jim Hillyer
Didn't vote Randy Hoback
Didn't vote Ben Lobb
Didn't vote Larry Maguire
Didn't vote Phil McColeman
Didn't vote Larry Miller
Didn't vote Michelle Rempel
Didn't vote Gerry Ritz
Didn't vote Shannon Stubbs
Didn't vote Dave Van Kesteren
Didn't vote Cathay Wagantall

NDP

Bloc

Liberal

Didn't vote Mauril Bélanger
Didn't vote Bill Blair
Didn't vote Mike Bossio
Didn't vote Sukh Dhaliwal
Didn't vote Mark Eyking
Didn't vote Peter Fonseca
Didn't vote Chrystia Freeland
Didn't vote Patty Hajdu
Didn't vote Karen Ludwig
Didn't vote Lawrence MacAulay
Didn't vote Bill Morneau
Didn't vote Jennifer O'Connell
Didn't vote John Oliver
Didn't vote Kyle Peterson
Didn't vote Jane Philpott
Didn't vote Carla Qualtrough
Didn't vote Geoff Regan
Didn't vote Harjit S. Sajjan
Didn't vote Salma Zahid

Green

Didn't vote Elizabeth May