Peggy Nash - Private Members' Motions - 41st Parliament, 2nd Session

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  • 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
    M-356
    Rail transportation for Toronto Text of the Motion That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the national interest of clean, efficient, quiet and modern rai... That, in the opinion of the House, the government should recognize the national interest of clean, efficient, quiet and modern rail transportation for Toronto, including between its major airport and its key rail hub, and should urge the province of Ontario and Metrolinx to alter the current plans for the Union-Pearson Air-Rail Link and express its strong preference for the full electrification of the service from the start rather than running diesel trains, the inclusion of additional stops, and the affordability of Air-Rail Link trips using current public transit fares. Latest Activity Reinstated from the Previous Session (2013.10.16)
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    Reinstated from the Previous Session 2013.10.16
    Joint Seconders (1) Jointly seconding a private Member's motion is a formal way for up to 20 Members to show support for the motion before it is called for debate. They are displayed in the order they were received by the Clerk of the House. 2012.04.27
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  • 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
    M-436
    Day to recognize the Romani people Text of the Motion That, in the opinion of the House, the government should designate April 8 as ''Day to recognize the Romani people''. That, in the opinion of the House, the government should designate April 8 as ''Day to recognize the Romani people''. Latest Activity Reinstated from the Previous Session (2013.10.16)
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    Reinstated from the Previous Session 2013.10.16
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  • 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
    M-524
    Ratification of the Marrakesh Treaty Text of the Motion That, in the opinion of the House, the government should immediately sign and ratify the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to ... That, in the opinion of the House, the government should immediately sign and ratify the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who are Blind, Visually Impaired, or Otherwise Print Disabled. Latest Activity Placed on Notice (2014.06.18)
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    Placed on Notice 2014.06.18
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  • 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
    M-527
    National cycling infrastructure strategy Text of the Motion That, in the opinion of the House, the government should create, in partnership with Canada's provinces, cities, and communities, ... That, in the opinion of the House, the government should create, in partnership with Canada's provinces, cities, and communities, a national cycling infrastructure strategy that would benefit all Canadians in rural areas and urban centres, by: (a) developing a basic policy framework promoting cycling as an integral part of transport planning; (b) proposing legislation, regulations and guidelines to support local implementation of cycling policies; (c) using financial and other instruments to provide incentives for and facilitate cycling initiatives by regional authorities; (d) monitoring and evaluating measures implemented; and (e) conducting research and disseminating knowledge across the country. Latest Activity Placed on Notice (2014.09.15)
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    Placed on Notice 2014.09.15
    Joint Seconders (2) Jointly seconding a private Member's motion is a formal way for up to 20 Members to show support for the motion before it is called for debate. They are displayed in the order they were received by the Clerk of the House. 2014.09.18 2015.01.27
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  • 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
    M-555
    Pension benefits Text of the Motion That, in the opinion of the House: (a) the government should take immediate action to ensure pension benefits for current and futu... That, in the opinion of the House: (a) the government should take immediate action to ensure pension benefits for current and future pensioners are protected in the event their employers go bankrupt by amending the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies Creditors Arrangement Act; and (b) the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology should be instructed to undertake a study on the government’s statutory review of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies Creditors Arrangement Act, including the fee-structure charged by legal professionals during bankruptcy or insolvency proceedings, and to report its findings back to the House. Latest Activity Placed on Notice (2014.12.11)
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    Placed on Notice 2014.12.11
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  • 41st Parliament, 2nd Session
    M-616
    His Holiness the Dalai Lama Text of the Motion That the House: (a) note that July 6, 2015 will mark the 80th birthday of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama; (b) recall the Dalai L... That the House: (a) note that July 6, 2015 will mark the 80th birthday of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama; (b) recall the Dalai Lama's status as a Nobel Peace Prize laureate and as one of only five honorary Canadian citizens; (c) recognize the Dalai Lama's religious and personal leadership of the Tibetan people and Tibetan Buddhists worldwide; and (d) acknowledge the Dalai Lama's championship of human rights and respect for all living creatures, his desire for Tibetans to live freely and peacefully in an autonomous Tibet within the People's Republic of China, and his advocacy of a “Middle Way” approach to conflict resolution based on non-violence, compromise, and dialogue. Latest Activity Placed on Notice (2015.06.02)
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    Placed on Notice 2015.06.02
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Information on private Members' motions for individuals who were Members of previous Parliaments is available beginning with the 41st Parliament.