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AND BY RECOGNIZING THIS SAMENESS, WE RECOGNIZE A VALUE THAT UNITES US WHILE MULTICULTURALISM AND PLURALISM TEND TO EMPHASIZE OUR DIFFERENCES, AND WE CAN CELEBRATE THAT SAMENESS, OUR SAMENESS FOR MANY DIVERSE RELIGIONS AND CULTURAL BELIEFS, AND THAT CAN HELP US UNDERSTAND OUR COMPLEX, DIFFICULT, AND SOMETIMES DISPARATE WORLD, A PLACE NOT OF DIFFERENCES BUT A PLACE OF CONNECTIONS AND HOPE THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER >> (Voice of Translator): LEVI OAKS CROSSED OVER THE CLOUDS LAST TUESDAY THERE WERE HIS FAMILY WHEN HE PASSED AWAY HE IS LOOKING DOWN NOW FROM SKY WORLD HE WAS A GOOD MAN TRULY, AND HE WAS GOOD AT GARDENING LEVI WAS THE LAST MOHAWK CODE TALKER, NONE REMAIN HE USED HIS INDIGENOUS LANGUAGE DURING WORLD WAR II HE USED SECRET CODE TO PROTECT HIS FAMILY NO ONE BROKE THE CODE TALKER’S CODE HE WAS VERY MUCH MISSED BY HIS PEOPLE AND HIS FAMILY I WANT TO HONOUR HIS NAME AGAIN ON ONE MORE OCCASION BY USING THE LANGUAGE THAT HE USED SO THAT WE COULD LIVE IN PEACE [ Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR CARLETON TRAIL–EAGLE CREEK >> THE PRIME MINISTER IS MASQUERADING AS A FEMINIST WILLING TO TEAR DOWN ANY WOMAN WHO OPPOSES HIM AS THE MEMBER FOR WHITBY SAID, AND I QUOTE, HE WAS YELLING THAT I DIDN’T APPRECIATE HIM, THAT HE’D GIVEN ME SO MUCH, END QUOTE EARLIER THIS WEEK, THE PRIME MINISTER STATED THAT THE HISTORY OF WOMEN’S RIGHTS SHOWS THAT EVERY STEP FORWARD IS MET BY ANOTHER PUSH BACK BUT IT IS HIS DIVISIVE ACTIONS AND WORDS THAT HAVE PUSHED BACK PROGRESS FOR ALL WOMEN IT’S ONE THING TO DESCRIBE YOURSELF AS A FEMINIST AND CLAIM YOU VALUE GENDER EQUALITY, BUT QUITE ANOTHER TO WALK THE TALK JUST ASK THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL AND THE FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE TREASURY BOARD IF YOU ARE A WOMAN WHO DISAGREES WITH THE PRIME MINISTER, YOU CAN FORGET ABOUT CIVIL DISCOURSE HE WILL UNDERMINE AND THEN DISMISS YOU CANADIAN WOMEN ARE NOT BEING SLOWED BY THIS VIRTUOUS SIGNALLING THIS PRIME MINISTER IS NOT AS ADVERTISED [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE HONOURABLEMEMBER >> THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER I’M PLEASED TO RISE TODAY TO TALK ABOUT THE REAL AND TANGIBLE WAY THAT THIS GOVERNMENT IS IMPROVING THE LIVES OF WOMEN AND GIRLS I AM TALKING ABOUT THE EQUALITY FUNDS THAT OUR GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCED THIS WEEK TO TACKLE GENDER ISSUES, WE HAVE TO ACT AS A TEAM BECAUSE, TOGETHER, EVERYONE ACHIEVES MORE WE ARE INVESTING 300 MILLION TO BUILD A FUNDING PLATFORM AND BRING TOGETHER THE GRANTING, PHILANTHROPIC AND INVESTMENT WORLD, AND MAKE CANADA THE LEADING DONOR TO WOMEN’S RIGHTS AND GENDER EQUALITY ORGANIZATIONS IN THE WORLD [ Some Applause ] [ Voice of Translator ] IN THE NEXT 15 YEARS, WE HOPE TO MOBILIZE $1 BILLION FOR THE CAUSE OF GENDER EQUALITY BEYOND THIS FUNDING, WE WILL TAKE ON A LEADERSHIP ROLE BY BEING A VESSEL OF CHANGE AND BY ENCOURAGING OTHER COUNTRIES TO FOLLOW THE SAME PATH THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BOURASSA >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, MY RIDING OF BOURASSA THAT I REPRESENT IN THIS HOUSE IS BRIMMING WITH TALENT AND KNOW-HOW ON MARCH 8th, FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW, I AWARDED A CERTIFICATE OF HONOUR AND MERIT AND MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT’S MEDALS TO EIGHT EXCEPTIONAL WOMEN TO MARK INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY I’M VERY HAPPY TO WELCOME THESE EIGHT WOMEN TO OTTAWA TODAY THEY ARE THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE [LISTING NAMES] COLLEAGUES, JOINS JOIN ME IN GIVING THEM A WARM WELCOME THESE ARE EIGHT EXCEPTIONAL WOMEN

[ Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BEAUPORT–LIMOILOU >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT, MORE THAN ANY GOVERNMENT IN HISTORY OF OUR COUNTRY, IS CENTRALIZING PATERNALISTIC AND ARROGANCE FOR THE LAST FOUR YEARS, THIS GOVERNMENT HAS SHOWN THAT IT IS NOT IN SYNCH WITH THE SPIRIT OF FEDERALISM, REFUSING TO HONOUR TRADITION BY APPOINTING A LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR FROM QUEBEC AND THEY NAMED A MINISTER FROM TORONTO IN CHARGE OF QUEBEC’S INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT THEY REFUSE TO GIVE QUEBEC MORE POWER OVER IMMIGRATION, THEY HAVE REFUSED TO ACCEPT THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY’S REQUEST TO HAVE A SINGLE TAX RETURN FORM FOR QUEBEC, SOMETHING THAT ALL QUEBECERS HAVE BEEN CALLING FOR, AND THE LIST GOES ON WE CONSERVATIVES, LIKE OUR FOUNDING FATHERS CARTIER AND MacDONALD, WILL CONTINUE TO HONOUR TRUE FEDERALISM IN 2008, WE RECOGNIZED THAT QUEBECERS FORM A NATION WITHIN UNITED CANADA AND IN 2019 WHEN WE WILL BE IN GOVERNMENT, WE WILL BE ABLE TO WORK WITH QUEBEC BECAUSE QUEBECERS DESERVE BETTER [ Some Applause ] [ End of Translation ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR PITT MEADOWS–MAPLE RIDGE >> MR. SPEAKER, IT’S BEEN ALMOST FOUR YEARS SINCE I FIRST TOOK MY SEAT IN THIS HOUSE AND IT’S BEEN A PRIVILEGE TO SERVE THE CONSTITUENTS OF PITT MEADOWS–MAPLE RIDGE I HAVE LOVED BUILDING THE RELATIONSHIPS THAT ARE SO IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTANDING THE NEED OF MY COMMUNITIES FROM GROUPS LIKE PATHFINDERS WHO SUPPORT AT-RISK YOUTH TO ALYSHA’S WISH PROVIDING SERVICES TO CHILDREN AND YOUTH WHO ARE VICTIMS OF ABUSE OR GROUPS SUCH AS ALOUETTE RIVER MANAGEMENT SOCIETY KEEPS AND WATER SHED WATCH WHO WORK SO HARD TO RESTORE FISH HABITAT, ADVOCATE EDUCATION ON DIVERSE WILDLIFE AND TRY TO FIND WAYS TO REVERSE THE DAMAGE TO OUR FISH AND SALMON STOCKS OR OUR SENIORS’ NETWORK, A GROUP OF INDIVIDUALS AND ORGANIZATIONS WITH A SHARED GOAL OF PROVIDING SUPPORT AND RESOURCES FOR OUR SENIORS AND OF COURSE, ALL THE BIGSES AND NON-PROFITS THAT HIRE SUMMER STUDENTS SO THAT THEY CAN GAIN VALUABLE EXPERIENCE WHEN WE BOTH BUILD AND SUSTAIN RELATIONSHIPS WITH THE GRASS ROOTS PEOPLE IN OUR COMMUNITIES, WE CAN WORK TOGETHER TO CREATE BETTER OUTCOMES FROM THE WORDS OF HELEN KELLER, ALONE WE CAN DO SO LITTLE TOGETHER, WE CAN DO SO MUCH THANK YOU [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR VANCOUVER EAST >> CANADA COMMITTED LIBERAL RACE, IDENTITY AND GENDER-BASED GENOCIDE AGAINST INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND WE CAN SEE THE IMPACT OF THIS IN EVERY SPHERE OF LIFE VIOLENCE, LOSS OF LIFE, CHILD APPREHENSION, MARGINALIZATION, EXCLUSION, POVERTY, HOMELESSNESS RATE, THE LACK OF POLICE PROTECTION, THE INDIAN ACT, THE SEX-BASED DISCRIMINATION, THE RACISM AND IT GOES ON THIS IS CANADA’S SHAME IF WE ARE TO SHOW THAT WE ARE ACTUALLY HEARD FAMILY MEMBERS AND SURVIVORS, WE MUST HAVE AN INDIGENOUS-LED ACTION PLAN WITH A DEDICATED BUDGET AND THE TIMELINE FOR IMPLEMENTATION THAT IS PUBLICLY ACCOUNTABLE WE MUST ADDRESS INDIGENOUS LAND TITLE AND THEIR RIGHT TO SELF-SUFFICIENCY AND SELF-GOVERNANCE WE HAVE A DUTY TO ADDRESS THIS HISTORIC AND INTERGENERATIONAL TRAUMA SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC MARGINALIZATION AND THE ON-GOING DISMISSAL OF THEIR EXPERTISE CALLS FOR JUSTICE ARE NOT JUST RECOMMENDATIONS BUT ARE LEGAL IMPERATIVES THAT MUST BE IMPLEMENTED [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR LEEDS–GRENVILLE–THOUSAND ISLANDS AND RIDEAU LAKES >> MR. SPEAKER, THE PRIME MINISTER’S SUNNY CLIMATE PLAN WAS SUPPOSED TO SAVE THE ENVIRONMENT AND BOOST THE ECONOMY WELL, IT DID NEITHER AND IN REALITY, ALL IT DID WAS PUNISH CANADIANS FOR GETTING GROCERIES, DRIVING THE KIDS TO HOCKEY, OR EVEN RUNNING SMALL BUSINESSES MR. SPEAKER, IN REALITY, THIS CARBON TAX IS A MONEY GRAB THE PRIME MINISTER HAS TO PAY FOR HIS CONSECUTIVE DEFICITS AND WRECKLESS SPENDING SO HE’S MAKING HARD-WORKING CANADIANS PAY FOR IT UNDER THE GUISE OF A CLIMATE PLAN IF THE PRIME MINISTER REALLY CARED ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT, HE WOULDN’T BE EXEMPTING CANADA’S LARGEST EMITTERS FROM THE CARBON TAX AND HE CERTAINLY WOULDN’T BE SPENDING MORE TIME FLYING TO HIS VACATIONS THAN MOST CANADIANS HAVE ACTUALLY SPENT ON VACATION IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS MR. SPEAKER, THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT IS NOWHERE NEAR MEETING THEIR CLIMATE GOALS AND NOW WE’RE AT THE POINT WHERE THE UNITED STATES IS CLOSER TO REACHING THEIR TARGETS THAN CANADA THE SUNNY WAYS ARE OVER AND WE’RE LEFT WITH A MONEY-GRABBING CARBON TAX MR. SPEAKER, THE LIBERALS’ CLIMATE PLAN IS NOT AS ADVERTISED >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR EDMONTON CENTRE >> MR. SPEAKER, WHEN I KNOCK ON DOORS IN MY RIDING AND MEET FAMILIES WITH YOUNG CHILDREN, I ASK THEM ABOUT THE LIBERAL BABY BONUS AND THEY TELL ME THAT THEY LOVE IT EARLY IN OUR MANDATE, FAMILIES IN EDMONTON CENTRE HOPED THAT THE CANADA CHILD BENEFIT WOULD DO BETTER FOR THEM AND IT HAS [ Interjections ] IN APRIL ALONE, WE ISSUED OVER 7,000 PAYMENTS TO OVER 12,000 CHILDREN FOR A TOTAL OF

$4.6 MILLION THAT IS OVER $55 MILLION TAX-FREE, DIRECTLY TO EDMONTON CENTRE FAMILIES EACH YEAR [ Interjections ] WE’VE LIFTED 17,000 CHILDREN IN EDMONTON OUT OF POVERTY THAT IS EQUIVALENT TO A ROGERS PLACE FULL OF CHILDREN, OUT OF POVERTY ADD THEIR PARENTS AND IT’S A COMMONWEALTH STADIUM FULL OF PEOPLE ABLE TO MAKE ENDS MEET ACROSS CANADA, WE’VE REDUCED POVERTY FROM 13 TO 9% YOU KNOW WHAT WE CALL THAT IN EDMONTON, MR. SPEAKER? WE CALL THAT BETTER THAN ADVERTISED! [ Some Applause ] [ Interjections ] >> The Speaker: ORDER! ORDER [ Interjections ] ORDER ORDER COLLEAGUES, THERE ARE LIKELY TO BE DISAGREEMENTS HERE, AND THERE SHOULD BE, BUT WE CAN’T ALL SPEAK AT THE SAME TIME AND WE SHOULD KNOW RESPECT FOR THIS PLACE AND FOR EACH OTHER AND FOR DIFFERENT OPINIONS WE DON’T ALL SPEAK AT ONCE WE DON’T INTERRUPT ORDER [ Interjections ] MEMBERS WANT TO GET STARTED? ORAL QUESTIONS (Speaking French) THE HONOURABLE OPPOSITION HOUSE LEADER >> MR. SPEAKER, THE PRIME MINISTER’S FAILURES WHEN IT COMES TO DEALING WITH THE GOVERNMENT OF CHINA ARE ESCALATING AND HIS GROSS MISMANAGEMENT OF OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH CHINA WILL NOW HURT EVEN MORE CANADIANS THIS TIME, CANADIAN MEAT PRODUCERS ARE BEING PUNISHED AFTER CHINA’S CUSTOM AGENCY ANNOUNCED THAT THEY’RE GOING TO DRAMATICALLY INCREASE INSPECTIONS AND OPEN ALL CONTAINERS OF CANADIAN MEAT AND MEAT PRODUCTS DOES THE PRIME MINISTER NOT REALIZE THAT CANADIAN PRODUCERS ARE SUFFERING AS A RESULT OF THEIR FAILURES AND WHAT’S HE PREPARED TO DO ABOUT THIS? [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, WE’RE WORKING CLOSELY WITH FARMERS FROM ALL AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRIES OUR FIRST OBJECTIVE IS TO REOPEN CHINESE MARKETS AND WE ARE UNITED WITH MY COLLEAGUES AND FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND OTHER COLLEAGUES, YES, WE WERE INFORMED THAT CHINA IS GOING TO INCREASE PORK INSPECTIONS AND THAT’S WHY WE ENCOURAGE ALL INDUSTRY MEMBERS TO BE EXTREMELY VIGILANT IN THEIR EXPORTATIONS THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER [ End of Translation ] >> OH, LIKE IT’S PRODUCERS’ FAULTS, MR. SPEAKER, THAT’S ABSOLUTELY INCORRECT NOW, FIVE MONTHS AGO, FORMER LIBERAL CABINET MINISTER JOHN McCALLUM HAD TO RESIGN IN SHAME AS OUR AMBASSADOR TO CHINA WE’RE NOW IN JUNE AND THE PRIME MINISTER HAS NOT APPOINTED A REPLACEMENT CANADIANS ARE BEING DETAINED ON BOGUS CHARGES, SOY BEAN PRODUCERS ARE FACING BARRIERS AND CANOLA PRODUCERS ARE HAVING SHIPMENTS BLOCKED AND NOW THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT IS GOING AFTER OUR MEAT PRODUCERS THIS IS GOING FROM BAD TO WORSE WHY HAS THE PRIME MINISTER NOT APPOINTED AN AMBASSADOR TO CHINA? [ Some Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): HONOURABLE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE — TOURISM [ End of Translation ] >> — CHINA IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT AND WE ARE VERY CONCERNED WITH THE DETENTION OF CANADIANS IN CHINA AND THAT’S WHY WE’RE RALLYING AN IMPORTANT AMOUNT OF FRIENDLY COUNTRIES AND ALSO THAT WE WERE ABLE TO MAKE SURE THAT WE HAVE A JOINT STATEMENT WITH THE UNITED STATES CALLING FOR THE IMMEDIATE RELEASE AND OF COURSE REJECTING THEIR WRONGFUL DETENTIONS OF MICHAEL SPAVOR AND MICHAEL KOVRIG THANK YOU >> The Speaker: ORDER THE HONOURABLE OPPOSITION HOUSE LEADER >> IT’S NOT WORKING, MR. SPEAKER THIS RELATIONSHIP AND THE IMPACT IS GETTING WORSE THE PRIME MINISTER’S FAILURE WHEN IT COMES TO THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT IS CAUSING REAL PAIN AND REAL SUFFERING FOR CANADIANS HE FAILED TO APPOINT A NEW AMBASSADOR HE’S REFUSING TO PICK UP THE PHONE AND CALL THE CHINESE PREMIER CANADIAN LIVES ARE AT RISK, AND AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS ARE SUFFERING WHEN WILL THE PRIME MINISTER FINALLY START TREATING THIS CRISIS WITH THE SERIOUSNESS, THE URGENCY AND THE ATTENTION THAT IT REQUIRES? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF TOURISM >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, OBVIOUSLY OUR RELATIONSHIPS WITH CHINA IS VERY IMPORTANT AND THAT IS WHY THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND THE PRIME MINISTER ARE ENSURING THAT THIS IS A PRIORITY FILE AND WHAT CONCERNS US RIGHT NOW PARTICULARLY IS THE SITUATION OF CANADIANS IN CHINA AND THAT’S WHY WE’VE CREATED AN INTERNATIONAL COALITION OF COUNTRIES THAT SUPPORT US IN OUR POSITION AND WE’VE ISSUED A JOINT STATEMENT WITH THE U.S

ASKING FOR THE IMMEDIATE RELEASE OF THOSE CURRENTLY DETAINED IN CHINA >> (Voice of Translator): MÉGANTIC━L’ÉRABLE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, IN TERMS OF THE CRISIS WITH CHINA, THE LIBERALS ARE BIG TALKERS BUT TAKE LITTLE ACTION THE CRISIS CONTINUES TO WORSEN THE CHINESE GOVERNMENT NOW HAS THE PORK INDUSTRY IN ITS SIGHTS, TWO FACTORIES HAVE LOST THEIR EXPORT PERMITS, AND NOW EVERY CANADIAN CONTAINER OF PORK WILL BE THOROUGHLY INSPECTED WHAT IS THE PRIME MINISTER DOING, WHAT IS THE AGRICULTURE MINISTER DOING TO PROTECT OUR MARKET ACCESS IN ABSOLUTELY NOTHING WHEN WILL THE PRIME MINISTER FINALLY STAND UP FOR CANADIAN FARMERS AND PRODUCERS? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, WE’RE WORKING TIRELESSLY ACROSS THE COUNTRY TO FACE THIS SITUATION OUR PRIORITY IS TO REOPEN MARKETS IN CHINA FOR OUR AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS MR. SPEAKER, WE’VE INCREASED OUR SUPPORT TO PRODUCERS, TO ALL PRODUCERS, THROUGH OUR EARLY PAYMENT PROGRAM PRODUCERS CAN MAKE A REQUEST FROM JUNE 10th AND THEY HAVE ACCESS TO EARLY LOANS OF 400,000, UP TO $1 MILLION, AND 500,000 WITHOUT INTEREST THANK YOU [ End of Translation ] >> The Speaker: I WANT TO REMIND MY HONOURABLE FRIEND FROM PRINCE ALBERT THAT I CAN HEAR HIM DOWN THERE BUT I PREFER HE HAS THE FLOOR, OF COURSE [ Voice of Translator ] THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR MÉGANTIC━L’ÉRABLE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, THE CANOLA CRISIS IS NOT ABOUT QUALITY CANADIAN PORK HAS NO QUALITY ISSUES YET THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT IS REFUSING TO ADDRESS THIS CRISIS FROM A POLITICAL ANGLE THE DIRECTOR OF THE CHINESE INSTITUTE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA WAS CLEAR HE SAYS THAT I THINK THIS IS POLITICAL REVENGE IN DISGUISE WHY IS THE AGRICULTURAL MINISTER HIDING HER INACTION BEHIND A TECHNICAL DELEGATION THAT HASN’T GONE TO CHINA, WHY IS THE PRIME MINISTER REFUSING TO APPOINT AN AMBASSADOR AND FILE A COMPLAINT WITH THE WTO? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, WE SHOULD CELEBRATE IT’S RARE WHEN I AGREE WITH MY COLLEAGUE, BUT THERE’S NO QUESTION OF QUALITY IN THIS CRISIS HERE WE HAVE HIGH-QUALITY PRODUCTS AND OUR INSPECTION SYSTEM IS ALSO VERY RELIABLE AND INTERNATIONALLY RENOWNED OUR REPRESENTATIVES AT THIS COUNCIL DID — AND THE WTO DID RAISE THIS ISSUE THANK YOU [ End of Translation ] >> The Speaker: — WESTMINSTER–BURNABY >> THIS LIBERAL GOVERNMENT HAS CREATED THE MOST UNEQUAL TAX SYSTEM IN THE WORLD MILLIONAIRES AND CANADA’S MOST PROFITABLE COMPANIES GET OFF THE HOOK FROM PAYING THEIR FAIR SHARE CANADIANS HAVE JUST FOUND OUT THAT THE REVENUE MINISTER HAS LET YET ANOTHER MILLIONAIRE TAX EVADER OFF THE HOOK THROUGH THE KPMG OFFSHORE TAX SCAM LIBERALS HAVE CREATED ONE SET OF RULES FOR MILLIONAIRES AND ANOTHER FOR EVERYONE ELSE WHY DO LIBERALS ALWAYS REWARD WEALTHY TAX DODGERS? WHY DON’T THEY MAKE THEM PAY THEIR FAIR SHARE? >> HONOURABLE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT >> MR. SPEAKER, OUR GOVERNMENT IS FIRMLY COMMITTED TO FIGHTING TAX EVADERS OUT OF COURT SETTLEMENTS ARE REACHED THROUGH A FULLY-INDEPENDENT PROCESS WITHIN THE CANADA REVENUE AGENCY IN COLLABORATION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE AS TO ENSURE THE INTEGRITY OF THE TAX SYSTEM WHILE WE UNDERSTAND THAT SETTLEMENTS CAN BE USED APPROPRIATELY IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES, WE ARE CONCERNED ABOUT THE LACK OF TRANSPARENCY ASSOCIATED WITH THEM THAT IS WHY THE MINISTER HAS DIRECTED THE CRA TO REVIEW ITS PROCESSES TO ALLOW FOR GREATER TRANSPARENCY ON THE REASONS WHY A SETTLEMENT IS REACHED >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BERTHIER–MASKINONGÉ >> (Voice of Translator): ACCUSED OF HAVING USED A FRAUDULENT TAX SCHEME TO AVOID PAYING FAIR SHARE OF TAXES, KPMG RICH CUSTOMERS ARE GRANTED TAX AMNESTY BY WHO? THE MINISTER OF REVENUE AND THIS IS NOT THE FIRST TIME THIS ACCOUNTING FIRM’S CLIENTS HAVE HAD A SWEET DEAL FROM THE FEDERAL ADMINISTRATION THIS IS A FLAGRANT LACK OF TRANSPARENCY FROM THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT MR. SPEAKER, WHEN WILL THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT STOP THE ACT AND STOP GIVING THE WEALTHIEST CANADIANS A FREE PASS AND MAKE THEM PAY THEIR FAIR SHARE? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT >> (Voice of Translator): OUR GOVERNMENT IS CLEARLY COMMITTED TO FIGHT TAX EVASION AND WE DO REACH SETTLEMENTS THROUGH A FULLY-INDEPENDENT PROCESS AT THE CRA, IN COOPERATION WITH THE MINISTER OF JUSTICE TO ENSURE THE INTEGRITY OF OUR TAX SYSTEM ALTHOUGH WE UNDERSTAND THAT THE RULES CAN BE USED APPROPRIATELY IN SOME CIRCUMSTANCES, WE ARE CONCERNED BY THE LACK OF TRANSPARENCY THAT IS WHY THE MINISTER GAVE

DIRECTIVES TO THE CRA TO REVIEW ITS PROCESS TO ALLOW FOR GREATER TRANSPARENCY — INAUDIBLE >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BERTHIER–MASKINONGÉ >> (Voice of Translator): THIS GOVERNMENT FAVOURS BIG CORPORATIONS OVER TAXPAYERS, SMEs AND WORKERS TODAY, TVA ANNOUNCED 68 LAY-OFFS AND THEY CLEARLY SAID THAT UNFAIR COMPETITION FROM WEB GIANTS ARE MOSTLY THE REASON WHY WE’VE HAD THESE JOB LOSSES THE NDP HAS BEEN ASKING FOR QUITE SOME TIME FOR WEB GIANTS TO PAY THEIR FAIR SHARE MR. SPEAKER, WHY IS THIS LIBERAL GOVERNMENT NOT TAKING ACTION AND MAKE THESE WEB GIANTS PAY THEIR FAIR SHARE? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF CANADIAN HERITAGE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, FIRST OUR THOUGHTS GO OUT TO THE EMPLOYEES AND THE FAMILIES OF THESE INDIVIDUALS THIS IS A TRAGEDY, PARTICULARLY BECAUSE IT AFFECTS THE AGRICULTURE AND COMMUNICATION SECTOR WE ASKED A QUESTION TO THE CONSERVATIVES FOR TEN YEARS, THEY DID NOTHING AND WE ARE ADDRESSING THIS ISSUE, AND WE’RE REVIEWING THE SYSTEM AND WE’RE GOING TO CREATE LEGISLATION AND THIS CAN BE AN EXCEPTION [ End of Translation ] >> SPEAKER, LIBERALS HAVE BEEN IN POWER FOR FOUR YEARS [ Interjections ] NOW, IN THE PAST, PEOPLE IN LARGE COMPANIES PAID EQUAL AMOUNTS OF INCOME TAX BUT SINCE THEN, LIBERAL AND CONSERVATIVE GOVERNMENTS HAVE SHIFTED THE BALANCE IN FAVOUR OF THE RICHEST COMPANIES AND PEOPLE ARE FORCED TO MAKE UP THE DIFFERENCE LIBERALS AND CONSERVATIVES SEEM TO ALWAYS PUT THE PROFITS OF THE WEALTHIEST AHEAD OF PEOPLE TRYING TO GET AHEAD WHY DON’T THE LIBERALS HAVE THE COURAGE TO MAKE SURE THE RICHEST IN CANADA, INCLUDING THE WEB GIANTS, PAY THEIR FAIR SHARE! [ Some Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF CANADIAN HERITAGE [ End of Translation ] >> AGAIN, THE QUESTION SHOULD BE ASKED TO THE CONSERVATIVES AS FOR TEN YEARS — [ Interjections ] — FOR TEN FULL YEARS, THEY DID NOTHING, MR. SPEAKER ON OUR SIDE, WE’RE WORKING TO PUT IN PLACE A PANEL THAT WILL GIVE THE RECOMMENDATIONS AND WE WILL CHANGE THE LAW, MR. SPEAKER, A LAW THAT PREDATES INTERNET, AND WHILE THEY DID NOTHING, WE’LL MAKE SURE THAT ANYBODY THAT PARTICIPATES IN THE SYSTEM CONTRIBUTES TO THE SYSTEM, MR. SPEAKER [ Interjections ] WITHOUT ANY EXCEPTIONS >> The Speaker: ORDER ORDER AS MUCH AS WE ALL ENJOY THE DEBATE, WE CAN’T ALL TAKE PART AT ONCE ORDER [ Voice of Translator ] ONE AT A TIME, PLEASE THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR RICHMOND━ARTHABASKA >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, YESTERDAY, ALL PARTIES AT THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OF QUEBEC DENOUNCED THE PRIME MINISTER’S PATERNALISTIC AND CENTRALIZING POSITION ALL THE PARTIES IN QUEBEC REMINDED — DENOUNCED THE FACT THAT THIS GOVERNMENT IS TRYING TO BY-PASS THE QUEBEC GOVERNMENT TO DISTRIBUTE FUNDS TO MUNICIPALITIES THIS IS UNACCEPTABLE AND WE’VE HAD THIS LAW SINCE 1867 WHY IS THIS LIBERAL GOVERNMENT AND THIS PRIME MINISTER SO DISRESPECTFUL? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF INFRASTRUCTURE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, I’D LIKE TO REMIND MY COLLEAGUE THAT RESPECTING PROVINCIAL JURISDICTION IS INVESTING WITH THEM, AND THAT IS WHY WE’RE PROUD TO HAVE ANNOUNCED AN INVESTMENT OF MORE THAN $500 MILLION AND WE ARE PROUD OF HAVING INVESTED IN THE SAFETY OF USERS AND WE’RE PROUD TO HAVE INVESTED TO MODERNIZE INFRASTRUCTURE IN TRANSIT SO TO BRING MONTREAL FROM THE 20th TO 21st CENTURY, WE’RE GOING TO CONTINUE TO INVEST IN PROVINCES, AND IN THE COUNTRY, TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF LIFE OF CANADIANS >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR RICHMOND━ARTHABASKA >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, I’M NOT INVENTING ANYTHING THIS PRIME MINISTER SAID LAST FRIDAY AT THE FCM CONGRESS THAT HE WAS WILLING TO BY-PASS THE PROVINCES TO ACHIEVE HIS ENDS M-30 IS CLEAR, ALL AGREEMENTS FOR MUNICIPAL INFRASTRUCTURE HAVE TO GO THROUGH THE QUEBEC GOVERNMENT THIS PRIME MINISTER IS NOT RESPECTING PROVINCIAL JURISDICTION HE IS CENTRALIZING AND PATERNALISTIC CAN WE AGREE THAT THE PRIME MINISTER’S TRYING TO BY-PASS THE GOVERNMENT OF QUEBEC? “YES” OR “NO”? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF INFRASTRUCTURE >> (Voice of Translator): I’M SURE THAT WHAT WE HEARD YESTERDAY, THE LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION SAYS OTTAWA KNOWS BEST, WE AGREE THAT CANADIANS KNOW BETTER WE THINK THAT COMMUNITIES KNOW BETTER WE THINK THAT THE USERS KNOW BETTER, AND THAT IS WHY WE’RE GOING TO CONTINUE TO INVEST IN PUBLIC TRANSIT, IN GREEN AND MODERN INFRASTRUCTURE, INFRASTRUCTURE ACROSS THE COUNTRY

WE’RE GOING TO CONTINUE TO INVEST IN CANADIANS, MR. SPEAKER [ Some Applause ] [ End of Translation ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR CENTRAL OKANAGAN━ SIMILKAMEEN━NICOLA ORDER! >> SPEAKER, CANADIANS ARE SICK AND TIRED OF THE PROTECTIONISM WITHIN THEIR OWN COUNTRY AND THIS LIBERAL GOVERNMENT’S FAILURE TO DO ANYTHING ABOUT IT WE ARE ONE COUNTRY FROM SEA-TO-SEA-TO-SEA AND CANADIANS SHOULD BE ABLE TO BUY AND SELL GOODS BETWEEN PROVINCES NOW, THE PRIME MINISTER’S FREE TRADE PLAN, HALF OF THE AGREEMENT IS 130 PAGES OF EXCEPTIONS IT’S TIME FOR ACTION, NOT MORE LIBERAL FAILURES PREMIERS ARE STEPPING UP FOR GENUINE INTERPROVINCIAL TRADE WHEN WILL THIS PRIME MINISTER DO THE SAME, MR. SPEAKER? [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF INFRASTRUCTURE >> MR. SPEAKER, I HOPE THERE’S MANY CANADIANS WATCHING TV TODAY BECAUSE ONLY CONSERVATIVES CAN PRETEND THAT OTTAWA KNOWS BEST, MR. SPEAKER IN TEN YEARS OF GOVERNMENT OF MR. HARPER, AND THE LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION, FAILED TO MOVE INTERPROVINCIAL TRADE FORWARD, AND THIS IS MORE EMPTY WORDS AND MORE BIG PROMISES WITH NO PLANS TO DELIVER CANADIANS HAVE SEEN THIS MOVIE, MR. SPEAKER, WHEN IT COMES TO THE ENVIRONMENT, ALL TALKS, NO PLAN, MR. SPEAKER WE WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE SURE WE HAVE FREE TRADE WITHIN CANADIAN PROVINCES [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR FOOTHILLS >> MR. SPEAKER, THIS PRIME MINISTER HAS FAILED MISERABLY WHEN IT COMES TO FREE TRADE BETWEEN PROVINCES IN FACT, HE HAS FOUGHT AGAINST IT IN COURT HALF OF THE LIBERALS CANADA FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IS A LIST OF THINGS THAT CAN NOT BE TRADED THIS IS NOT LIKE TRADE MUCH LIKE THIS PRIME MINISTER, HIS FREE TRADE AGREEMENT IS NOT AS UNADVERTISED WHEN WILL THIS PRIME MINISTER GET OUT OF THE WAY AND ALLOW FREE TRADE BETWEEN PROVINCES? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF INFRASTRUCTURE >> MR. SPEAKER, AGAIN, FOR VIEWERS AT HOME, THIS IS OTTAWA KNOWS BEST SIDE OF THE HOUSE THE LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION REMAINS CONSISTENT ON ONE THING ALONE AND CANADIANS KNOW THAT, ON THE ENVIRONMENT, ECONOMY, OR THE UNITY OF OUR COUNTRY, HE HAS NO REAL PLAN FOR CANADA AND FOR CANADIANS, MR. SPEAKER! WE HAVE A PLAN TO MOVE GOODS ACROSS CANADA WE HAVE PLAN TO GROW THE ECONOMY AND WE HAVE ONE MILLION JOBS TO SHOW, MR. SPEAKER [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: ORDER ORDER THERE MIGHT BE MORE VIEWERS TONIGHT FOR THE RAPTORS GAME, I DON’T KNOW, BUT WE NEED TO LISTEN TO EACH OTHER AND HAVE SOME DECORUM A LITTLE BIT THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR HALIBURTON–KAWARTHA LAKES–BROCK >> MR. SPEAKER, THE KAWARTHAS LOST 300 JOBS WHEN THE WEST TO EAST PIPELINE WAS GONE, TENS OF THOUSANDS OF JOBS LOST IN ALBERTA AND ACROSS THE COUNTRY BECAUSE OF LIBERAL INDECISION AND A LACK OF PLANNING ON TMX CONSERVATIVES HAVE A PLAN WE’LL WORK UPFRONT WITH THE PROVINCES AND INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES ON AN ENERGY CORRIDOR, A PLAN THAT WILL LOWER ASSESSMENT COSTS, IMPROVE CERTAINTY FOR INVESTORS AND CREATE JOBS SO WHEN WILL THE PRIME MINISTER QUIT ATTACKING THE ENERGY SECTOR AND ALLOW JOB-CREATING PROJECTS TO MOVE FORWARD? [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: HONOURABLE MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES >> MR. SPEAKER, IF THE HONOURABLE MEMBER AND THE MEMBER OF THE CONSERVATIVE PARTY OF CANADA ARE REALLY CONCERNED ABOUT THE ENERGY SECTOR AND THE PIPELINE PROJECT, THEY WOULD NOT HAVE VOTED TO KILL AND END THE PROCESS THAT WE HAVE PUT IN PLACE TO MOVE FORWARD ON THE TRANS MOUNTAIN PIPELINE EXPANSION IN THE RIGHT WAY WE ARE CONSULTING IN A MEANINGFUL WAY WITH INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES AND WE’RE SCHEDULED TO MAKE A DECISION ON THIS BY JUNE 18th THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER >> The Speaker: HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR LAKELAND >> LIBERALS ALREADY KILLED TWO PIPELINES OUTRIGHT AND ZERO NEW ONES ARE IN SERVICE GETTING THE TRANS MOUNTAIN PIPELINE BUILT WILL LOWER SKY-HIGH GAS PRICES IN B.C. AND GET WESTERN AND ATLANTIC CANADIANS BACK TO WORK IT WILL CREATE THOUSANDS OF JOBS OUTSIDE OF ALBERTA AND BENEFIT ALL OF CANADA IT WILL SUPPORT THE HUNDRED THOUSAND JOBS IN ONTARIO AND QUEBEC THAT DEPEND ON OIL AND GAS BUT THE LIBERALS ALREADY APPROVED IT ONCE IN 2016 AND THEIR MISTAKES HAVE HELD IT UP THE MAJORITY OF CANADIANS AND INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES WANT THE TRANS MOUNTAIN PIPELINE EXPANSION SO THIS TIME, WHAT EXACTLY IS THE PLAN FOR CONSTRUCTION TO START ON JUNE 19th AND WHEN WILL IT BE IN SERVICE? [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES >> MR. SPEAKER, I THINK THIS IS A GOOD OPPORTUNITY TO REMIND THE MEMBERS OF THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION THAT THEIR BROKEN SYSTEM LED TO FAILURES ON THE NORTHERN GATEWAY

THEIR BROKEN SYSTEM LED TO THE EXCLUSION OF THE IMPACT ON MARINE SHIPPING AND ENVIRONMENT WE’RE FIXING THE SYSTEM THAT LED TO FAILURES WE ARE ENGAGING WITH INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES IN A MEANINGFUL WAY IN A TWO-WAY DIRECTION, LISTENING TO CONCERNS, OFFERING ACCOMMODATION ON THE ISSUES THEY HAVE IDENTIFIED, AND MOVING FORWARD ON THIS PROJECT >> The Speaker: I HAVE TO ASK THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR CHILLIWACK━HOPE AND MEMBER FOR LAKELAND TO NOT INTERRUPT WHEN SOMEONE ELSE HAS THE FLOOR AND I WOULD ASK ALL MEMBERS TO LISTEN WHEN SOMEONE ELSE HAS THE FLOOR [ Interjections ] ORDER ORDER ORDER [ Voice of Translator ] THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR TROIS-RIVIERES >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, EARLIER THIS WEEK, THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT WAS PROUD TO GIVE ME AN UPDATE THAT THE INFRASTRUCTURE BANK WOULD BE INVOLVED IN THE HIGH FREQUENCY TRAIN PROJECT WOW IF THE LIBERAL PARTY IS TAKING A POSITION, IT’S TO GUARANTEE JUICY PROFITS FOR CRONIES INSTEAD OF OFFERING AFFORDABLE SERVICE TO CONSUMERS WITH THE CREATION OF HIS PUBLIC CLIMATE BANK, THE NDP WILL OFFER THE BEST VALUE FOR THE MONEY MR. SPEAKER, CAN THE LIBERALS ONE DAY IMAGINE FIGHTING CLIMATE CHANGE WITHOUT FILLING THE POCKETS OF THEIR FRIENDS? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT MR. SPEAKER, MY COLLEAGUE ONCE AGAIN MENTIONED THE HIGH FREQUENCY TRAIN, SOMETHING HE DOES EVERY WEEK, AND I’M HAPPY TO TELL HIM THAT WE’RE GOING TO CONTINUE TO WORK ON THIS PROJECT, A VERY SERIOUS PROJECT, THAT COULD HAVE AN INFLUENCE ON MANY CANADIANS SO HE SHOULD KNOW THAT OUR GOVERNMENT IS BEING DILIGENT IN TERMS OF THIS PROJECT, AND WHEN WE HAVE SOMETHING TO ANNOUNCE, WE’LL DO SO [ End of Translation ] >> The Speaker: — VANCOUVER EAST >> — WILL ELIMINATE THE DISCRIMINATION AGAINST FIRST NATIONS WOMEN AND THEIR DESCENDANTS ONCE AND FOR ALL ALL THAT IS NEEDED IS FOR THIS SELF-PROCLAIMED FEMINIST PRIME MINISTER TO BRING THOSE PROVISIONS INTO FORCE WITH AN ORDER IN COUNCIL IT’S 18 MONTHS SINCE THIS BILL PASSED, STILL NO ACTION WILL THE PRIME MINISTER GET ON WITH IT AND IMMEDIATELY ENACT RECOMMENDATION 1.3 OF THE CALL FOR JUSTICE SO THAT THE 270,000 FIRST NATIONS WOMEN AND THEIR DESCENDANTS CAN FINALLY BE FREE OF THIS SEX-BASED DISCRIMINATION? [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF CROWN-INDIGENOUS RELATIONS >> MR. SPEAKER, GENDER EQUALITY IS A FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN RIGHT AND BILL S-3 ELIMINATES SEX-BASED DISCRIMINATION FROM THE INDIAN ACT SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE AND DEPARTMENTAL OFFICIALS HAVE HELD OVER 200 ENGAGEMENT SESSIONS WITH COMMUNITIES AND HAVE RECEIVED OVER A HUNDRED CONSULTATION REPORTS FROM OUR PARTNERS ON INDIAN ACT REGISTRATION REFORM INCLUDING RECOMMENDATIONS FOR AN IMPLEMENTATION PLAN TO REMOVE THE 1951 CUT-OFF SHE IS CURRENTLY FINALIZING HER REPORT AND WE LOOK FORWARD TO HER FINAL RECOMMENDATIONS, AND I WILL BE REPORTING TO PARLIAMENT WITHIN THE NEXT COUPLE >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR CHARLESBOURG━ HAUTE-SAINT-CHARLES >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, UNLIKE YESTERDAY, I WOULD LIKE THE MINISTER OF PUBLIC SAFETY TO TAKE THE TIME TO SERIOUSLY LISTEN TO MY QUESTION WE KNOW THAT THE CBSA INSEPTEMBERRED 238 INDIVIDUALS, 27 OF WHOM WERE INADMISSIBLE AND 3 OF WHOM WERE CARTEL MEMBERS WE KNOW THIS THE PROBLEM IS THAT THERE ARE 400 OTHER INDIVIDUALS EITHER MEXICANS OR PEOPLE TRAVELLING UNDER MEXICAN PASSPORT LINKED TO ORGANIZED CRIMES WHO HAVE ENTERED CANADA AND WHO LIVE FREELY IN OUR COMMUNITIES RIGHT NOW THE QUESTION IS SIMPLE: IS THE PRIME MINISTER TAKING MEASURES TO FIND AND ARREST THEM, DEPORT THEM? [ End of Translation ] >> MR. SPEAKER, THE FIGURES THE HONOURABLE GENTLEMAN REFERS TO ARE ANONYMOUS, THEY ARE UNVERIFIED, THERE IS NO OBVIOUS SOURCE FOR THOSE ALLEGATIONS THE FACT OF THE MATTER IS CBSA HAS REPORTED THE HARD DATA BOTH TO ME AND TO THE PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE AND THE HONOURABLE GENTLEMAN KNOWS VERY WELL WHAT THOSE FIGURES ARE IF THERE IS ANYONE IN CANADA THAT IS INADMISSIBLE TO THIS COUNTRY ON THE BASIS OF CRIMINALITY OR ANY OTHER CAUSE, CBSA AND THE RCMP TAKE THE APPROPRIATE STEPS TO INVESTIGATE THEM AND REMOVE THEM >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR CHARLESBOURG━ HAUTE-SAINT-CHARLES >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, I THANK THE MINISTER FOR HIS ANSWER AND WE KNOW THAT PEOPLE HAVE BEEN INTERCEPTED BUT THE PROBLEM IS TO KNOW IF REALLY THESE CARTEL MEMBERS WERE OPERATING IN CANADA, BUT CAN THE MINISTER CONFIRM THAT MEXICAN CARTELS ARE SELLING DRUGS IN CANADA, THEY’RE VERY ACTIVE, “YES” OR “NO”? [ End of Translation ] >> MR. SPEAKER, THE HONOURABLE

GENTLEMAN CONTINUES FOR DAYS TO REPEAT THE SAME UNFOUNDED, UNVERIFIED, ANONYMOUS ALLEGATION IF HE HAS ANY PROOF, IF HE HAS ANY EVIDENCE THAT IN ANY WAY SUPPORTS THE ALLEGATIONS HE HAS MADE, HE SHOULD STOP THE RHETORIC AND SUBMIT IT TO THE RCMP ORDER THE HONOURABLE MEMBER — THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BARRIE–INNISFIL >> LIKE EVERYTHING ELSE WITH THIS PRIME MINISTER, HE SAYS ONE THING AND DOES ANOTHER THE SO-CALLED TRANSPARENT AND ACCOUNTABLE BY DEFAULT LIBERALS ARE AT IT AGAIN, THIS TIME IT’S NOT REDACTED DOCUMENTS OR WITHHOLDING DOCUMENTS FOR LIBERAL COVER-UPS AND SCANDALS THEY’RE ENGAGED IN, NO THIS TIME THEY’RE TRYING TO PREVENT THE AUDITOR GENERAL FROM DOING HIS WORK TO HOLD THESE LIBERALS TO ACCOUNT BECAUSE, FOR THE FIRST TIME IN CANADIAN HISTORY, HE’LL BE UNABLE TO COMPLETE AUDITS AS A RESULT OF THE PRIME MINISTER’S REFUSAL TO FUND HIS IMPORTANT WORK WHY? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE PRESIDENT OF THE TREASURY BOARD >> FIRST PERMIT ME TO RECONFIRM OUR DEEP APPRECIATION AND RESPECT FOR THE WORK OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL AND STAFF [ Interjections ] I HAVE TO ASK, MR. SPEAKER, ARE THE CONSERVATIVES GLUTTONS FOR PUNISHMENT? BECAUSE LET’S LOOK AT THE ACCOUNTS THEY CUT THE BUDGET OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL LIBERALS VOTED AGAINST THAT WE ADDED $41 MILLION TO THE BUDGET OF THE AUDITOR GENERAL THE CONSERVATIVES VOTED AGAINST THAT WHAT’S SO DIFFICULT TO UNDERSTAND? WE SUPPORT THE AUDITOR GENERAL >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BARRIE–INNISFIL >> I ASKED WHY BUT THERE WAS NO ANSWER SO I’LL TELL YOU WHY, MR. SPEAKER IT’S BECAUSE THE LIBERALS KNOW THEY’RE FAILING AT JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING THEY’RE DOING EXCEPT LOOKING AFTER THEIR WELL-CONNECTED, WELL-HEELED FRIENDS WHILE ATTACKING ANYONE, INCLUDING THE AUDITOR GENERAL, WHO WOULD EXPOSE THE ROT WITHIN THE LIBERAL PARTY AT NO TIME IN CANADIAN HISTORY HAS ANY AUDITOR GENERAL EVER SAID THEY COULDN’T DO THEIR JOB AND HAVE TO CANCEL AUDITS FOR LACK OF FUNDING UNTIL NOW ISN’T IT TRUE THAT THE PRIME MINISTER IS AFRAID OF THE TRUTH OF HIS FAILURES BEING EXPOSED AND THAT’S THE REASON HE’S MOVED IN TO SILENCE THE AUDITOR GENERAL? >> THE HONOURABLE PRESIDENT OF OF THE TREASURY BOARD >> MR. EAKER, OF ALL THE REPORTS WRITTEN BY THE AUDITOR GENERAL, THIS MANDATE, OVER 70% WERE DIRECTLY RELATED TO THE FAILURES OF CONSERVATIVE POLICY AND THAT WOULD BE — [ Interjections ] I WANT TO THANK THE — [ Interjections ] I WANT TO THANK THE MEMBER FOR GIVING US MULTIPLE OPPORTUNITIES TO REMIND THIS HOUSE OF THE MUZZLING OF SCIENTISTS, CUTTING THE LONG FORM CENSUS — [ Interjections ] WHERE WAS THIS MEMBER WHEN HIS PARTY VOTED TO CUT THE BUDGET OF THE A.G.? [ Some Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR SAINT-HYACINTHE━BAGOT >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, I HAVE REPEATEDLY CALLED ON THIS SELF-PROCLAIMED FEMINIST PRIME MINISTER TO REFORM HIS SEXIST E.I. PROGRAM E.I. SHUTS OUT FAR TOO MANY WORKERS, BUT ESPECIALLY WOMEN 50% OF MEN QUALIFY FOR BENEFITS FOR WOMEN AND MOTHERS, IT’S 35.2% WORKERS ARE FED UP WITH LIBERAL INACTION THEY WANT A GOVERNMENT THAT’S ON THEIR SIDE WHAT’S IT GONNA TAKE FOR THE LIBERALS TO GET IT IN GEAR AND REFORM THE SEXIST E.I. PROGRAM? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT >> (Voice of Translator): THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER I’M VERY HAPPY TO BE ABLE TO ANSWER THIS QUESTION WE HAVE REPEATEDLY SAID SINCE 2015 THAT E.I. WAS ESSENTIAL FOR MIDDLE-CLASS FAMILIES AND THAT’S WHY WE HAVE IMPROVED IT IN A NUMBER OF WAYS BY MAKING IT MORE GENEROUS AND FLEXIBLE WHEN IT COMES TO MATERNITY AND PARENTAL BENEFITS, COMPASSIONATE LEAVE, AND WE ALSO HAVE THE CANADA CHILD BENEFIT WHICH DISPROPORTIONATELY HELPS WOMEN AND MOTHERS ACROSS CANADA IT HELPS NINE OUT OF TEN FAMILIES IN CANADA AND HAS BROUGHT MILLIONS OF CHILDREN OUT OF POVERTY [ End of Translation ] >> MR. SPEAKER, DESPITE THE LIBERALS’ SO-CALLED FEMINIST CRED, THEY HAVE DONE NOTHING FOR WOMEN WHO NEED TO ACCESS E.I., ONLY ONE-THIRD OF UNEMPLOYED WOMEN CAN ACCESS EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE WHEN THEY FINISH THEIR MATERNITY LEAVE, WOMEN HAVE TO WORK HUNDREDS OF HOURS TO BECOME ELIGIBLE AGAIN A GROWING NUMBER OF WOMEN ARE STUCK IN PRECARIOUS EMPLOYMENT AND CAN’T ACCESS E.I WOMEN IN CANADA ARE PAYING THE PRICE OF AN E.I. SYSTEM THAT DISCRIMINATES AGAINST THEM WHY HAVE THE LIBERALS FAILED TO DELIVER FOR WORKING WOMEN AND WHAT WILL THEY DO TO FIX THIS INJUSTICE? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT >> THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER I’M VERY PLEASED TO HAVE MORE TIME TO TALK ABOUT OUR INVESTMENTS THROUGH THE E.I SYSTEM THAT ARE SUPPORTIVE OF GENDER EQUALITY

MR. SPEAKER, WE ARE IN 2019, GENDER EQUALITY IS A KEY FEATURE OF OUR ECONOMIC GROWTH WE HAVE INTRODUCED A NEW PARENTAL SHARING BENEFIT, A PARENTAL SHARING BENEFIT THAT GIVE FIVE EXTRA WEEKS TO PARENTS THAT SHARE THEIR E.I. BENEFITS, THEREFORE ENCOURAGING GREATER EQUAL PARTICIPATION OF MOTHERS AND FATHERS WE’RE IN 2019, MR. SPEAKER, WE LOOK FORWARD TO WORKING MORE FOR WOMEN AND MOTHERS ACROSS CANADA [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR HASTINGS–LENNOX AND ADDINGTON >> MR. SPEAKER, TODAY IS WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, A DAY FOR ENCOURAGING WORLDWIDE AWARENESS AND ACTION TO PROTECT OUR ENVIRONMENT WHILE CONSERVATIVE POLITICIANS STILL HAVE NO PLAN TO TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGE, OUR GOVERNMENT KNOWS THAT PROTECTING OUR ENVIRONMENT AND FIGHTING CLIMATE CHANGE IS A CHALLENGE OF OUR GENERATION AND THAT IS WHY WE ARE TAKING REAL ACTION CAN THE MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENT PLEASE UPDATE THIS HOUSE ON THE ACTIONS OF THE GOVERNMENT IS TAKING TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE AND PROTECT OUR ENVIRONMENT? >> The Speaker: HONOURABLE MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENT ORDER >> I WANT TO THANK MY COLLEAGUE FOR HIS ADVOCACY TO PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT AND I’D LIKE TO WISH EVERYONE ACROSS CANADA A HAPPY WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY WE UNDERSTAND THAT TAKING ACTION AND PROTECTING AND TACKLING CLIMATE CHANGE IS GOOD FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, THE ECONOMY AND OUR KIDS IT’S UNFORTUNATE CONSERVATIVE POLITICIANS DO NOT UNDERSTAND THAT YOU HAVE THE LEADER OF OPPOSITION SAYING HE KNOWS BEST, THAT OTTAWA KNOWS BEST, WHAT THEY KNOW BEST, CONSERVATIVES, IS HOW TO DO ANYTHING ON ENVIRONMENT AND THE CLIMATE CHANGE TODAY WE ANNOUNCED $15 MILLION TO SUPPORT FOREST ONTARIO, TO SUPPORT 50 MILLION TREES BEING PLANTED IN ONTARIO, IT’S GOOD FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, IT’S GOOD FOR THE CLIMATE [ Some Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR LÉVIS━LOTBINIÈRE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, AFTER GIVING LOBLAWS $12 MILLION, ONCE AGAIN, THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT LOOKS BAD FOR RAINING MILLIONS OF DOLLARS ON A NUMBER OF CANADIAN CLEAN TECHNOLOGY VENTURE FUNDS HOWEVER, TWO OF — MR. SPEAKER, IT’S ALL WRONG AND TOTALLY UNFAIR TO THOSE WHO TRULY NEED THE MONEY WHY DOESN’T THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT GET IT RIGHT INSTEAD OF HANDING OUT CASH TO INVESTORS WHO DON’T NEED IT! [ Some Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY TO THE FINANCE MINISTER >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, I’M VERY PLEASED TO HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO RISE IN THE HOUSE TO SAY THAT THE EXPERTS IN GETTING MONEY TO PEOPLE WHO DON’T NEED IT IS THE CONSERVATIVES FOR TEN YEARS, THEY GAVE HAND-OUTS AND TAX BREAKS TO PEOPLE WHO DIDN’T NEED THEM I WONDER HOW MANY PEOPLE IN THE MEMBER’S RIDING HAD $11,000 LEFT OVER AFTER TAXES IN THEIR POCKET TO PUT INTO TFSAs WE REDUCED TAXES ON THE LOWER CLASS AND INTRODUCED A CCB THIS IS A PLAN THAT’S WORKING, MR. SPEAKER [ End of Translation ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BANFF–AIRDRIE >> UPPED BE THE LIBERALS, THE NATIONAL DEBT IS GROWING BY OVER $2 MILLION AN HOUR YET IT ISN’T STOPPING THEM FROM FINDING NEW WAYS TO SQUANDER CANADIANS’ HARD-CONCERNED TAX DOLLARS FIRST THEY GAVE LOBLAWS $12 MILLION FOR FRIDGES AND NOW IT’S $50 MILLION TO AN INVESTMENT FUND WHO WHEN ASKED IF THEY NEEDED THE MONEY SAID NO, BUT IT’S GREAT TO HAVE IT THOSE ARE WORDS THAT MOST CANADIAN SMALL BIGSES WOULD ONLY DREAM OF BEING ABLE TO SAY, MR. SPEAKER WHY ARE THE LIBERALS HANDING OUT MONEY TO GIANT COMPANIES WHO LITERALLY DON’T NEED IT INSTEAD OF HELPING SMALL BUSINESSES BY REDUCING TAXES AND CUTTING RED TAPE? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY TO THE MINISTER OF FINANCE >> THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER I’M GLAD TO RISE IN THIS HOUSE, THIS TIME IN ENGLISH, TO REMIND THE MEMBER OPPOSITE THAT OUR PLAN, UNLIKE THEIRS FOR TEN YEARS, HAS BEEN WORKING FOR CANADIANS WHILE THEY WERE GIVING TAX BREAKS AFTER TAX BREAKS TO THE WEALTHIEST, WE DECIDED TO TAKE A DIFFERENT APPROACH AND GIVE MORE TO THOSE WHO NEED IT THE MOST WE’VE REDUCED TAXES FOR THE MIDDLE CLASS WE’VE MADE THE CANADA CHILD BENEFIT THE MOST PROGRESSIVE SOCIAL POLICY IN A GENERATION THAT’S LIFTED HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF KIDS OUT OF POVERTY AND REDUCED POVERTY IN THIS COUNTRY BY 20% I KNOW THAT WAS NEVER THEIR POLICY INTENT THAT WAS NEVER THEIR INTENT TO REDUCE INEQUALITIES IN THIS COUNTRY WE’VE TAKEN THAT VERY SERIOUSLY [ Some Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR PORTNEUF━JACQUES-CARTIER >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, I HAVE REPEATEDLY ASKED THE MINISTER OF THE ENVIRONMENT TO TELL CANADIANS THE TRUTH AND ADMIT THAT CANADA WON’T BE HITTING ITS PARIS TARGETS WHY IS SHE DODGING THE QUESTION AND NOT BEING TRANSPARENT? IT’S ALL A SMOKE SCREEN, THEIR ENVIRONMENTAL PLAN ISN’T WORKING THIS GOVERNMENT HAS TO COME CLEAN AND STATE CLEARLY THAT THE PARIS TARGETS WILL BE MISSED THEY SHOULD PULL THEIR HEADS OUT OF THE SAND WHEN IS THIS GOVERNMENT GOING TO MAKE IT CLEAR TO CANADIANS THAT

CANADA IS NOT GOING TO BE HITTING ITS PARIS TARGETS? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF THE ENVIRONMENT >> (Voice of Translator): IT’S FUNNY LISTENING TO THESE QUESTIONS FROM THE CONSERVATIVES I’D LIKE TO WISH THEM A HAPPY INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND ASK THEM IF THEY WILL CONTINUE — WHETHER THEY WILL VOTE ALONG WITH US TO SUPPORT OUR MOTION DECLARING A CLIMATE EMERGENCY AND STATING THAT WE HAVE TO TAKE URGENT ACTION, AND WILL THEY ACCEPT THAT WE MUST MEET OUR PARIS TARGETS? WILL THEY VOTE ALONG WITH CANADIANS OR AGAINST THEM? [ End of Translation ] >> MR. SPEAKER, THE LIBERAL CLIMATE PLAN IS A MASSIVE FAILURE IN FACT, EVERY EXPERT, INCLUDING THE MINISTER’S OWN DEPARTMENT, SAYS THEY’RE NOT GOING TO MEET THEIR PARIS TARGETS YET THE MINISTER CONTINUES TO DENY THE TRUTH AND MISLEAD CANADIANS NOW, TWO WEEKS AGO, DURING A VERY CANDID MOMENT, THE MINISTER ADMITTED WHAT SHE WAS TRYING TO DO SHE SAID, AND I QUOTE, IF YOU REPEAT IT, IF YOU SAY IT LOUDER, IF THAT IS YOUR TALKING POINT, PEOPLE WILL TOTALLY BELIEVE IT CANADIANS ARE SMARTER THAN THAT WILL THE MINISTER NOW ADMIT THAT HER PLAN IS [ Interjections ] [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: ORDER ORDER ORDER THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENT >> THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER WE’RE TALKING ABOUT TALKING POINTS, LOOK AT THE OTHER SIDE, WHO’S READING THE TALKING POINTS ABOUT HOW THEY’RE GOING TO DO LESS AND LESS TO PROTECT THE ENVIRONMENT AND TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGE WE’RE COMMITTED TO TAKING ACTION TO TACKLE CLIMATE CHANGE, WE CREATED A MILLION JOBS WHILE WE’RE DOING IT WE’RE MAKING LIFE AFFORDABLE BUT AT THE END OF THE DAY, WE ALL HAVE AN OBLIGATION ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, I ASK ALL CANADIANS TO THINK ABOUT HOW WE CAN TACKLE THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE OF OUR GENERATION, CLIMATE CHANGE, AND HOW WE CAN DO IT IN A WAY THAT GROWS OUR ECONOMY AND CREATES GOOD JOBS FOR CANADIANS >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR LONGUEUIL–SAINT-HUBERT >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, GOOGLE SPENT $47 MILLION ON I.T. LOBBYING IN EUROPE HERE THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT IS IN TIGHT WITH THE INTERNET GIANTS LIKE FACEBOOK, GOOGLE AND COMPANY IT’S PREFERENTIAL TREATMENT AND THE CONSEQUENCES ARE VERY REAL TVA ANNOUNCED TODAY IT WILL BE CUTTING 68 JOBS AND BLAMED IT ON LIBERAL FAVOURITISM AND THEIR TWO DIFFERENT SETS OF RULES THIS GOVERNMENT HAS BEEN — DONE NOTHING IN FOUR YEARS WHY? [ Interjections ] >> (Voice of Translator): ORDER [ Interjections ] THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF CANADIAN HERITAGE >> (Voice of Translator): WELL, HE’S IN FINE FORM TODAY, MR. SPEAKER THE CONSERVATIVES WERE IN OFFICE FOR TEN YEARS AND DID ABSOLUTELY NOTHING WE SET UP A PANEL THAT IS ANALYZING THE SITUATION AND THE LEGISLATION WILL BE AMENDED THERE WILL BE ONE SYSTEM THAT APPLIES TO ALL AND THOSE WHO TAKE PART IN OUR SYSTEM WILL HAVE TO CONTRIBUTE TO IT THERE IS NO GOVERNMENT THAT HAS CONTRIBUTED AS MUCH TO CULTURE AS WE HAVE >> (Voice of Translator): I’D LIKE TO REMIND THE MEMBER FOR LONGUEUIL–SAINT-HUBERT THAT YOU HAVE TO LISTEN WHEN OTHERS ARE SPEAKING OTHERS LISTENED TO HIM WHEN HE HAD THE FLOOR SO YOU HAVE TO LISTEN TO OTHERS ORDER [ End of Translation ] >> MR. SPEAKER, LAST YEAR, THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS PROMISED EXCEPTION FOR CANADIAN DAIRY WORKERS AFTER THREE SUCCESSIVE FREE TRADE DEALS PUT THOUSANDS OF CANADIAN JOBS AT RISK WHILE BUDGET 2019 PROMISED COMPENSATION FOR DAIRY FARMERS, DAIRY PROCESSORS WHO EMPLOY 24,000 IN CANADIAN RURAL COMMUNITIES RECEIVED NOTHING NOT ONE DOLLAR WAS ALLOCATED FOR DAIRY PROCESSORS TO COMPENSATE THEM FOR ECONOMIC HARMS STEMMING FROM THESE FREE TRADE AGREEMENTS MR. SPEAKER, WHEN WILL THE LIBERALS DELIVER ON THEIR PROMISE TO FAIRLY COMPENSATE CANADIAN DAIRY FARMERS? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, I’D LIKE TO THANK MY COLLEAGUE FOR GIVING ME THIS OPPORTUNITY TO GIVE EVERYONE AN UPDATE ON OUR COMMITMENT ON THE ISSUE OF SUPPLY MANAGEMENT OUR COMMITMENT IS ROCK SOLID WE’RE PROTECTING FARMERS AND DAIRY AND POULTRY FARMERS AND

PROCESSORS WE’RE ON THE VERGE OF DISCLOSING WHAT MECHANISMS WILL BE PUT IN PLACE TO PROVIDE THE PROMISED COMPENSATION TO OUR PRODUCERS THANK YOU [ End of Translation ] >> — A LOT OF CLEAN ENERGY SO WE CAN HELP OTHER JURISDICTIONS REDUCE THEIR ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT WITH OUR CLEAN ENERGY RESOURCES MINNESOTA IS PREPARED TO BUY RENEWABLE CLEAN HYDROELECTRICITY FROM MANITOBA TO DISPLACE COAL GENERATION THE NATIONAL ENERGY BOARD AND THE PROVINCE HAVE BOTH APPROVED THE TRANSMISSION LINE BUT THIS PRIME MINISTER REFUSES TO ALLOW THE PROJECT TO GO FORWARD WE KNOW THE PRIME MINISTER REGULARLY SHOWS HIS DISRESPECT FOR THE PROVINCES BUT WHY IS HE PUNISHING ALL MANITOBANS AND PREVENTING THEM FROM REALIZING THE BENEFITS OF THIS FANTASTIC GREEN ENERGY OPPORTUNITY? [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES >> MR. SPEAKER, OUR GOVERNMENT IS SUPPORTING CLEAN ENERGY PROJECTS THAT ARE REDUCING EMISSIONS AND CREATING GOOD WELL-PAYING, MIDDLE-CLASS JOBS HOWEVER, IT HAS BECOME CLEAR THAT BECAUSE OF THE AGREEMENT THAT MANITOBA HYDRO HAS PROPOSED WITH INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES AND MANITOBA HYDRO WAS FORCED TO CANCEL THAT AGREEMENT BY THE MANITOBA GOVERNMENT, THERE ARE ISSUES WE ARE TRYING TO RESOLVE TO ENSURE THAT WE ARE CONCLUDING OUR MEANINGFUL CONSULTATION WITH INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES IN A RIGHT WAY, IN A MEANINGFUL WAY TO ENSURE THAT GOOD PROJECTS CAN MOVE FORWARD >> The Speaker: HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR KAMLOOPS━THOMPSON━CARIBOO >> MR. SPEAKER, THE COMMUNITY OF VAVENBY RECEIVED NEWS MONDAY WHEN 178 PEOPLE WERE OUT OF WORK THIS FOLLOWS TOLKO INDUSTRY CLOSURE WHERE 240 PEOPLE IN QUESNEL ARE OUT OF WORK THIS IS THE SECOND MAJOR SHUTDOWN IN THE LAST 30 DAYS WE HAVE AN INDUSTRY IN CRISIS THIS GOVERNMENT, WHY DO THEY FAIL TO MAKE RESOLVING THE SOFTWOOD LUMBER ISSUE A PRIORITY WHEN THEY RENEGOTIATED NAFTA? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF NATURAL RESOURCES >> MR. SPEAKER, OUR HEART GOES OUT TO THE PEOPLE AND WORKERS WHO ARE IMPACTED BY THESE CLOSURES OF THE SAW MILLS WE KNOW THAT THE REDUCTION IN LOGGING AND FORESTRY IN THAT AREA BECAUSE OF THE ISSUES AROUND WILDFIRE AS WELL AS THE INFESTATION DUE TO PINE BEETLE THAT HAS BEEN CAUSED BY CLIMATE CHANGE AND WE ARE ENSURING THAT PROPER SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE FOR INDUSTRY AND SUPPORT IS AVAILABLE FOR WORKERS IMPACTED BY THESE CLOSURES >> The Speaker: ORDER THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR CARIBOO–PRINCE GEORGE >> MR. SPEAKER, IN SIGNING THE LAST SOFTWOOD LUMBER AGREEMENT, OUR FORMER CONSERVATIVE GOVERNMENT PUT AN END TO THE LONGEST AND COSTLIEST TRADE DISPUTE WITH THE U.S WE CHAMPIONED A WOOD FIRST INITIATIVE BUT WHEN THE DEAL EXPIRED THE LIBERALS REFUSED TO MAKE SECURING A NEW SOFTWOOD LUMBER AGREEMENT A PRIORITY IN MY PROVINCE, OVER 140,000 JOBS ARE FORESTRY DEPENDENT 140 COMMUNITIES ARE FORESTRY DEPENDENT IN THE PAST THREE WEEKS, SEVEN MILL CLOSURES HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED OR IMMINENT HOW MANY MORE FAMILIES HAVE TO LOSE THEIR LIVELIHOODS BEFORE IT BECOMES A PRIORITY FOR THIS PRIME MINISTER? [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: HONOURABLE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY TO THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS >> THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER THE CONSERVATIVES SIMPLY DON’T KNOW WHAT THEY’RE TALKING ABOUT OUR GOVERNMENT SAW THE CONSEQUENCES OF THEIR HORRENDOUS QUOTA DEAL THAT THEY ACCEPTED ON SOFTWOOD LUMBER [ Interjections ] OUR GOVERNMENT WILL CONTINUE TO VIGOROUSLY DEFEND OUR INDUSTRY, ITS WORKERS AGAINST PROTECTIONIST TRADE MEASURES ACCEPTED BY THE CONSERVATIVES WE’RE CONTINUING OUR LEGAL CHALLENGES AGAINST THE U.S DUTIES THROUGH NAFTA, THROUGH THE WTO, WHERE SOFTWOOD LUMBER HAS ALWAYS WON IN THE PAST, WE WILL WIN AGAIN OUR GOVERNMENT WILL ALWAYS DEFEND OUR WORKERS AND THIS INDUSTRY [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR CLOVERDALE━LANGLEY CITY >> IN MY CAREER WITH PARKS CANADA, I DEALT WITH TOURISM OPERATORS AND AGENCIES ACROSS CANADA AS A RESULT, I KNOW HOW IMPORTANT TOURISM IS TO OUR ECONOMY, PARTICULARLY IN B.C WHERE IT REPRESENTS OVER 300,000 TOURISM WORKERS CAN THE MINISTER OF TOURISM, OFFICIAL LANGUAGES AND FRANCOPHONIE PLEASE EXPLAIN HOW THE NEW TOURISM STRATEGY WORKS TO CHAMPION JOB CREATION AND THE TOURISM INDUSTRY ESPECIALLY IN B.C.? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF TOURISM >> OF COURSE I WOULD LIKE TO THANK MY COLLEAGUE FROM CLOVERDALE━LANGLEY CITY FOR HIS HARD WORK NOT ONE WEEK WITHOUT HIM TALKING TO ME ABOUT TOURISM SO AFTER BEING ABANDONED BY THE CONSERVATIVES 1.8 MILLION WORKERS IN THE TOURISM SECTOR CAN KNOW THAT WE HAVE THEIR BACKS WE JUST INVESTED NEARLY $60 MILLION IN A NEW CANADIAN EXPERIENCES FUND TO BOOST OUR TOURISM SEASON IN THE WINTERTIME AND MAKING SURE THAT WE CAN HAVE TOURISTS OUTSIDE THREE MAJOR CITIES TO EMPOWER OUR REGIONS WE WILL ALSO SUPPORT LGBTQ TOURISM, CULINARY AND >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR

BEAUPORT–LIMOILOU >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, EVERYONE REMEMBERS THE OFFICIAL LANGUAGES MINISTERS’ HUGE GAFF TWO YEARS AGO WHEN SHE CUT A DEAL WITH NETFLIX, WITH NO REQUIREMENT TO INVEST IN FRANCOPHONE CULTURAL CONTENT AND IT CAUSED SUCH A STIR THAT SHE LOST HER HERITAGE PORTFOLIO AND NOW YOU CAN SEE TWO WEEKS AGO, SHE REVEALED A TOURISM PLAN THAT TOTALLY LEAVES OUT CANADA’S FRANCOPHONE COMMUNITIES ONCE AGAIN, WHAT SHE’S SAYING TODAY, NOTHING FOR FRANCOPHONE COMMUNITIES IS THIS ANOTHER OVERSIGHT FROM THE MINISTER OR A SIGN THAT HER GOVERNMENT DOESN’T REALLY CARE ABOUT OFFICIAL LANGUAGES? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER >> (Voice of Translator): THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER LISTEN, FRANCO-ONTARIANS AND FRANCOPHONES ACROSS THE COUNTRY KNOW FULL WELL THAT OUR GOVERNMENT IS THERE TO DEFEND THEM THE CONSERVATIVES LET THEM DOWN AND THEY DECIDED TO PROTECT DOUG FORD IN ONTARIO INSTEAD OF FRANCOPHONES THE SECOND THING IS OBVIOUSLY, WE WILL ALWAYS TAKE THE SIDE OF LANGUAGE COMMUNITIES WE’VE INVESTED $2.7 BILLION IN LANGUAGE MINORITY COMMUNITIES AND THAT’S THE FIRST TIME SO MUCH MONEY HAS BEEN EARMARKED TO SUPPORT OFFICIAL LANGUAGES IN CANADA WE’RE PROUD OF OUR RECORD, AND WE WILL CONTINUE TO DEFEND THAT RECORD [ Some Applause ] >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR BELOEIL–CHAMBLY >> (Voice of Translator): HUNDREDS OF CITIZENS IN THE STREETS, THOUSANDS OF SIGNATURES ON A PETITION, IT’S CLEAR THAT THE TELUS TOWER IN OTTERBURN-PARK IN A SENSITIVE WOODED AREA DOES NOT HAVE SOCIAL LICENCE THE MINISTER OFFERED TO MEET WITH THE CITY BUT THE CITY’S HESITATING BECAUSE THEY’VE TAKEN THE CASE TO COURT WILL THE MINISTER GET INTO SIMPLEST SOLUTION MODE AND SIMPLY REVOKE THE PERMIT FOR THIS TOWER THAT HAS NO SOCIAL LICENCE? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY >> (Voice of Translator): THANK YOU, MR. SPEAKER, AND I’D LIKE TO THANK MY COLLEAGUE FOR HIS QUESTION OUR GOVERNMENT BELIEVES THAT COMMUNITIES SHOULD HAVE A SAY IN WHERE CELL TOWERS ARE INSTALLED COMMUNITIES NEED TO BE CONSULTED OPENLY AND TRANSPARENTLY THIS GOVERNMENT HAS PROCEDURES IN PLACE TO COME TO REASONABLE DECISIONS THIS PROCESS MEANS THAT CANADIANS WILL BE ABLE TO REMAIN CONNECTED WITHOUT UNNECESSARY DISRUPTION IN THEIR COMMUNITIES >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR LAURENTIDES–LABELLE >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, WITHIN MY RIDING, THERE ARE A LOT OF WATERWAYS AND THOSE ARE USED HEAVILY IN THE SUMMER WE’RE ALL AWARE OF WATER MANAGEMENT ISSUES BUT ONE ISSUE IS WATER-BASED ACTIVITIES THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF ACTIVITIES ON THE WATER EVERY SUMMER CAN THE MINISTER TELL CANADIANS WHAT THIS GOVERNMENT IS DOING TO RAISE AWARENESS AMONG BOATERS? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER >> (Voice of Translator): I’D LIKE TO THANK THE MEMBER FOR LAURENTIDES–LABELLE FOR HIS EXCELLENT QUESTION WE WANT TO PROMOTE THE BEST BOATING SAFETY PRACTISES WHEN CANADIANS TAKE TO THE WATERWAYS AND WE WANT TO REACH AS MANY PEOPLE AS POSSIBLE AND THAT’S WHY WE’VE ANNOUNCED ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE BOATING SAFETY CONTRIBUTION PROGRAM WHICH SUPPORTS PROJECTS TO RAISE PUBLIC AWARENESS OF BOATER SAFETY WE WANT CANADIANS TO HAVE A LOT OF FUN OUT ON THE WATER, BUT WE WANT THEM TO BE ABLE TO USE OUR WATERWAYS SAFELY [ End of Translation ] >> MR. SPEAKER, THE LIBERAL GOVERNMENT HAS REPEATEDLY BROKEN LAWS BY SHARING REPORTERS’ PRIVATE INFORMATION AND THEIR QUESTIONS ON THE MULTIBILLION DOLLAR IRVING SHIP BUILDING PROJECT NOW THE GOVERNMENT HAS REFUSED TO RELEASE THE 200-PAJAK CSEC TO INFORMATION REQUEST ON, WAIT FOR IT, THE LIBERAL SHARING OF THIS PRIVATE INFORMATION WITH IRVING WHY IS THE GOVERNMENT CONTINUING TO BREAK THE LAWS AND WHAT ARE THEY TRYING TO HIDE? >> The Speaker: THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF PUBLIC SERVICES AND PROCUREMENT >> MR. SPEAKER, OUR GOAL IS TO PROVIDE CANADIANS, INCLUDING MEDIA, WITH TIMELY, FACTUAL INFORMATION WHILE ENSURING SENSITIVE INFORMATION REMAINS PROTECTED I DIRECTED MY DEPARTMENT TO ENSURE THAT WE PROVIDE ACCURATE INFORMATION REGARDING ON-GOING PROJECTS WITH INDUSTRY PARTNERS WHILE ENSURING THE PRIVACY OF ALL INDIVIDUALS THAT DEAL WITH MY DEPARTMENT AS IS RESPECTED THANK YOU >> (Voice of Translator): ORDER [ End of Translation ] ORDER! [ Voice of Translator ] HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR REPENTIGNY >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, YESTERDAY THE PEOPLE AT LAC-MEGANTIC CALLED FOR AN INQUIRY INTO THE TRAIN

DISASTER AND WHAT DID THEY GET? THEY WERE BUYING INTO A CONSPIRACY THEORY 47 VICTIMS, THAT’S NO CONSPIRACY, IT’S A FACT THERE’S BEEN AN INCREASED NUMBER OF TRAIN ACCIDENTS SINCE LAC-MEGANTIC IT’S A FACT WILL THE MINISTER RETRACT HIS COMMENT, STOP INSULTING THE PEOPLE OF LAC-MEGANTIC, AND CALL A PUBLIC INQUIRY ON RAIL SAFETY? >> (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MINISTER OF TRANSPORT >> (Voice of Translator): MR. SPEAKER, THE CONSPIRACY IS COMING FROM THE BLOC QUEBECOIS WE SHED FULL LIGHT ON THE LAC-MEGANTIC INCIDENT I MET WITH FAMILY MEMBERS WHO LOST A SON OR DAUGHTER, A FATHER OR A MOTHER, A BROTHER OR A SISTER, AND I CAN TELL YOU SINCERELY THAT THE PEOPLE OF LAC-MEGANTIC WANT TO LOOK FORWARDS THE FUTURE AND THAT’S PRECISELY WHAT WE’RE GOING TO DO THANK YOU [ End of Translation ] >> The Speaker: HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR LETHBRIDGE IS RISING ON A POINT OF ORDER, I BELIEVE >> MR. SPEAKER, AS YOU THINK SO OFTEN, IN THIS PLACE, WE ASK QUESTIONS AS THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION AND THE GOVERNMENT ANSWERS THOSE QUESTIONS OR AT LEAST THEY GIVE IT THEIR BEST SHOT AND IN THAT CORRESPONDENCE, SOMETIMES THERE ARE OPINIONS THAT ARE SHARED OR QUESTIONS THAT ARE ASKED THAT MAYBE OTHER MEMBERS DISAGREE WITH BUT YOU’VE ASKED US TO BE RESPECTFUL TOWARDS ONE ANOTHER NONETHELESS I BRING TO YOUR ATTENTION AN INCIDENT THAT COULD TAKE — ACTUALLY, MR. SPEAKER, I BRING TO YOUR ATTENTION AN INCIDENT RIGHT NOW, I’M BEING HECKLED BY THE MEMBERS OPPOSITE OF ME WHO ARE WANTING TO SHUT MY VOICE DOWN IN THIS MOMENT [ Interjections ] I WILL WAIT FOR YOU TO BRING THEM TO ORDER, MR. SPEAKER [ Interjections ] [ Please Stand By ] >> I’LL WAIT UNTIL THEY STOP HECKLING ME ONCE AGAIN >> LET HER SPEAK! >> GO AHEAD >> WOW >> ORDER! >> WOW >> THE MEMBER FOR SHEPARD TOLD MY HONOURABLE COLLEAGUE THE MEMBER FOR LAKELAND TO BE QUIET, AND THEN HE SAID TO HER, SIT DOWN, KID AND THAT IS A DIRECT QUOTE Mr. SPEAKER, THAT IS INCREDIBLY DEMEANING IT IS INCREDIBLY DEGRADING IT IS INCREDIBLY SEXIST TO TELL MY FEMALE COLLEAGUE, WHO IS A GROWN WOMAN, WHO UNDERSTANDS HER FILE VERY WELL AND WHO GOT ELECTED BY THE PEOPLE OF LAKELAND TO BE IN THIS PLACE TOO REPRESENT THEM, TO CALL HER A KID, AND INFANTIZE HER IN THAT WAY IS ABSOLUTELY INAPPROPRIATE IN THIS PLACE, AND I WOULD ASK THAT THE MEMBER OPPOSITE APOLOGIZE TO MY COLLEAGUE [ Some Applause ] >> The Speaker: ORDER I DID NOT SEE THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR SHEPARD RISING I WILL REVIEW THE RECORDING [ Speaking French ] (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER WOULD LIKE TO RESPOND? NO A DIFFERENT POINT OF ORDER? ALL RIGHT (End of Translation) WILL REVIEW THE RECORDING OF QUESTION PERIOD I DID NOT HEAR THAT COMMENT — THAT COMMENT OR A COMMENT LIKE THAT, BUT I WILL CERTAINLY REVIEW IT TO DETERMINE, IF I CAN, WHAT WAS SAID I THANK THE MEMBER FOR RAISING THIS POINT AND — ORDER! THE MEMBER FOR ABBOTSFORD, PLEASE, COME TO ORDER I’D ASK ALL MEMBERS, OBVIOUSLY, AS I APPRECIATE THE MEMBER MENTIONING, TO SHOW RESPECT FOR EACH OTHER AND NOT TO INTERRUPT WHEN SOMEONE ELSE HAS THE FLOOR THIS IS A CONSISTENT PROBLEM [ Speaking French ] (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR ROSEMONT –

La PETITE-PATRIE ON A POINT OF ORDER OKAY I’M GLAD I FOUND MY VOICE ONCE AGAIN, Mr. SPEAKER >> (Voice of Translator): WELL, HAVING CONSULTED THE OTHER POLITICAL PARTIES, I HOPE THAT YOU WILL GET UNANIMOUS CONSENT OF THE HOUSE FOR THE FOLLOWING MOTION THAT THE HOUSE OF COMMONS RECOGNIZE THE UNANIMOUS MOTION IN THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY CALLING ON ANY BILL THAT MIGHT HAVE AN ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT IN QUÉBEC, NOTABLY THOSE THAT HAVE TO DO WITH THE TRANSPORT OF OIL, BE SUBJECT TO A QUÉBEC ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT PROCESS >> The Speaker: (Voice of Translator): ORDER ORDER I THANK THE HONOURABLE MEMBER HE KNOWS THAT THE PROCESS IS FIRST TO ASK FOR PERMISSION TO PRESENT A MOTION AND THEN IF THERE IS UNANIMOUS CONSENT, WE CAN PROCEED, BUT THERE’S ALWAYS THE OPTION OF PUTTING THINGS ON THE ORDER PAPER ORDER BUT I BELIEVE THAT IT’S CLEAR NOW THAT THERE IS NO UNANIMOUS CONSENT FOR THIS MOTION THE HONOURABLE MEMBER (End of Translation) VANCOUVER EAST >> — I’M VERY HOPEFUL THAT IF YOU SEEK IT, YOU’LL FIND UNANIMOUS CONSENT FOR THE FOLLOWING MOTION, THAT IN LIGHT OF THIS — THAT IN LIGHT OF THE TABLING OF THE FINAL REPORT OF THE NATIONAL INQUIRY INTO MISSING AND MURDERED INDIGENOUS WOMEN AND GIRLS, THE GOVERNMENT RECOGNIZE THE GENOCIDE COMMITTED AGAINST INDIGENOUS WOMEN >> The Speaker: ONCE AGAIN, I’M AFRAID — ORDER ORDER IT’S IMPORTANT THAT — I HEAR THE MEMBER IS ASKING FOR CONCEPT, AND IT’S CLEAR THAT THERE IS NO UNANIMOUS SCENT [ Speaking French ] (Voice of Translator): POINT OF ORDER >> (Voice of Translator): THANK YOU, Mr. SPEAKER ALL THE MEMBERS IN THIS HOUSE DESERVE RESPECT, AND WE SHOULD ALL SHOW TO OUR CONSTITUENTS THE MEMBER FOR LONGEUEIL St HUEBERT USED INSULTING AND NON-PARLIAMENTARY — UNPARLIAMENTARY LANGUAGE >> The Speaker: (Voice of Translator): THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR — ORDER, PLEASE ORDER, PLEASE ORDER, PLEASE! (End of Translation) ORDER! THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR LONGUEUIL – SAINT-HUBERT IS RISING ON THIS SAME POINT OF ORDER? >> (Voice of Translator): ABSOLUTELY, Mr. SPEAKER I’D LIKE TO KNOW EXACTLY HOW I SHOWED A LACK OF RESPECT TO MY COLLEAGUE I SAID SOMETHING THAT COULD HAVE BEEN JUST ANYTHING I DON’T THINK IT WAS A LACK OF RESPECT I’VE NEVER DONE THIS >> The Speaker: (Voice of Translator): ORDER, PLEASE ORDER, PLEASE THE HONOURABLE MEMBER FOR REPENTIGNY IS RISING ON A POINT OF ORDER >> (Voice of Translator): YES, Mr. SPEAKER THERE ARE 3,800 PEOPLE WHO SIGNED A PETITION TO ASK AN INQUIRY ON MEGANTIC AND THERE’S UNANIMOUS MOTION TWO YEARS AGO ABOUT A PUBLIC INQUIRY COMMISSION I’M ASKING THE MINISTER OF TRANSPORTATION TO REMOVE HIS STATEMENT ABOUT A CONSPIRACY IT SEEMS TO BE A DEBATE I’D >> TRACK >> The Speaker: (Voice of Translator): I’D LIKE TO THANK THE MEMBER, AS IT IS 3:22, ACCORDING TO STANDING ORDER 29, THE HOUSE WILL NOW PROCEED TO A VOTE — A DEFERRED VOTE ON MOTIONS — ON C-97 CALL IN THE MEMBERS

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