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Mills, Dennis (Lib.--Toronto--Danforth)

Mills, Russell see Canwest Global Communications--Asper, Newspapers; Media--Freedom of speech

Milosevic, Slobodan see Chrétien--References, Conduct; Yugoslavia, Federal Republic of

Milstead, Julia see Terrorism/terrorists--Funds/assets, Costs

Mimico marsh see Wetlands

Minas Basin, NS see Clam fishery

Mine rescue competitions see Mining industry

Mineral exploration see Mining industry

Mineral Research Consortium (COREM) see Mining industry--Quebec

Ming, Dr. Hui Chi see Softwood lumber industry--Exports to China

Minga see Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)--Aid projects, Terrorist groups/organizations

Mining Association of Canada see Mining industry--Mining property; Species at risk (endangered species)--Species at risk working group members

Mining Day on the Hill

    >>Economic role of industry, etc., S.O. 31, 7331(115:1405-10)

Mining industry

    >>British Columbia
    >>>Aboriginal land claims, relationship, 1501(26:1240)
    >>>Environmental assessment process, impact, 1501(26:1240)
    >>Chile, working conditions, 3109(47:2050)
    >>Corporate income tax
    >>>Rate reduction for mining industry, need for, 3135(47:2345)
    >>>Reduction, not benefitting from, 3116-7(47:2145)
    >>>See also Corporate income tax--Reducing, Mining and oil and gas industries excluded
    >>Deep wells, Quebec assistance program, 3103-4(47:2015)
    >>Economic benefits, 3134(47:2335), 8463(134:1710)
    >>>International leadership, research and development, etc., S.O. 31, 2300(37:1405)
    >>Emergency fund, S.O. 31, 3869(59:1400)
    >>Exploration expenditures, British Columbia, inadequate, 3126(47:2240)
    >>Exploration investment tax credit
    >>>15%, 2872(44:1600), 3916(60:1010)
    >>>>See also Income Tax Amendments Act, 2000 (Bill C-22)
    >>>Temporary measure, Budget 2000 Mini Budget, 1501(26:1240)
    >>Exploration support programs, need for, 3103(47:2015), 3104-5(47:2020-5), 3108-9(47:2050)
    >>Exploration tax deduction, providing, 513(11:1240)
    >>Export Development Corporation (EDC) loan guarantees for foreign projects, not domestic, 3117(47:2145)
    >>Federal-provincial jurisdiction factor, need for co-operation, etc., 3116(47:2140-5), 3136(47:2350)
    >>Finite resource, 3108(47:2045), 3126(47:2245)
    >>Flow-through shares tax credit, 3103(47:2015), 3104(47:2020), 3105(47:2025), 3116(47:2145), 3126(47:2240-5)
    >>>Budget 2000 Mini Budget measure, 3093-4(47:1910)
    >>>o.q., 1642(28:1440-5)
    >>Foreign exploration, tax measures, 2872(44:1600)
    >>>See also Income Tax Amendments Act, 2000 (Bill C-22)
    >>Foreign investment in Americas, 3136(47:2350)
    >>Government measures
    >>>Lack/need for, 513(11:1240), 3126(47:2245), 3134(47:2340)
    >>>o.q., 1641-2(28:1440-5)
    >>Metals, prices, importance, Abitibi--Baie James--Nunavik constituency, importance, 265(7:1040)
    >>Mine rescue competition, British Columbia, S.O. 31, 12875(209:1410)
    >>Mineral prices, decline, 3108(47:2045)
    >>Mining property, definition, Mining Association of Canada position, 2872(44:1605)
    >>>See also Income Tax Amendments Act, 2000 (Bill C-22)
    >>Nunavut
    >>>Existing mines closing, exploration necessity, Nunavut Waters and Nunavut Surface Rights Tribunal Act (Bill C-33), relationship, 5671(87:1530)
    >>>Surface rights, uncertainty, Nunavut Surface Rights Tribunal, relationship, 5609(86:1620)
    >>>See also Nunavut--Land claims agreement of 1993, Coastal waters and mineral resources--Subsurface rights
    >>Open pit lead mine, closing see Faro, YT
    >>Potential, Quebec and Ontario, etc., S.O. 31, 8321(133:1400)
    >>Prices, international fluctuations, impact, 513(11:1240)
    >>Problems, job losses, etc., 3108-9(47:2045-50), 3134(47:2340)
    >>Quebec
    >>>Abitibi-Temiscamingue, QC
    >>>>Mine closures, etc., 3116(47:2140-5), 3117(47:2150), 3131(47:2320)
    >>>>>S.O. 31, 11831(193:1405)
    >>>>See also Mining industry--Research and development, Government assistance
    >>>Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, funding of COREM (Mineral Research Consortium), S.O. 31, 12951(210:1400)
    >>>Federal assistance of $1.1 million to Quebec Mining Association and COREM (Mineral Research Consortium), S.O. 31, 3047-8(47:1400)
    >>>North Shore region, Q.C., 3133-4(47:2330-40)
    >>>Provincial government assistance, 3133(47:2330)
    >>Regulations, bureaucratic, 3136(47:1250)
    >>Research and development,
    >>>CanMet Val d'or, QC experimental mine, o.q., 5771(89:1500)
    >>>Government assistance, Abitibi-Temiscamingue, QC, etc., o.q., 5775(89:1500)
    >>>University of Quebec-Abitibi program, 3104(47:2020-5)
    >>>See also Mining industry--Economic benefits
    >>Saskatchewan, economic and employment role, etc., S.O. 31, 4264(66:1405)
    >>Skeena constituency mines, viability, environmental factors, etc., 3124-5(47:2230-40)
    >>Sustainability, 3112(47:2110)
    >>Taxation policy, relationship, 3126(47:2245), 3136(47:2350)
    >>Technology, role, 3101-2(47:2005), 3110(47:2055-100)
    >>Thin capitalization mines, financial assistance program, establishing, 3104(47:2020)
    >>>Petitions, 1654(28:1605), 1837-8(31:1510), 1871(32:1015), 2232(36:1505), 2973(46:1505), 3152(48:1505), 3526(54:1010), 3835-6(59:1005), 4031(62:1010)
    >>>S.O. 31, 1155(21:1400), 1588(27:1435)
    >>Toronto, ON jobs, 25,000, 3094(47:1910), 3095(47:1915)
    >>Wages, 3108(47:2050)
    >>See also Asbestos industry; Coal mining industry; Copper mining industry; Export Development Corporation (EDC)--Peru--Tanzania; Giant Gold Mine; Gold mining industry; Harrison, James Merritt; Iron Ore Company of Canada; McWatters Mining Inc.; Mining Day on The Hill; National Mining Week; Noranda Inc.; Nuclear waste--Contaminated land; Philippines--Copper mine tailings leak; Potash mining industry; Quebec Cartier Mining Company; Ruttan Mine; Species at risk (endangered species)--Habitat preservation, Compensation--Protecting, Restrictions; Tatshenshini Basin Ecoregion; Uranium mining industry; Voisey's Bay, NF nickel mining project (Inco Ltd.); Westray Mine disaster

Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation see Veterans' medals

Ministerial orders see Air transportation security--Increase, Interim/ministerial orders; Diplomatic immunity--Foreign delegates

Ministerial responsibility see Cabinet Ministers

Ministry and Activities for Personal Political Purposes see Cabinet Ministers--Ethics guidelines

Ministry and Crown Corporations--Guidelines see Cabinet Ministers--Ethics guidelines

Minna, Hon. Maria (Lib.--Beaches--East York; Minister for International Cooperation until January 15, 2002)

Minority government see Elections--Proportional representation system; Government

Mintz Report see Corporate income tax--Reform

Minute Pompon Award see Martin, Paul--References

Mir Space Station

    >>Descent to Earth, role, etc., S.O. 31, 2166(35:1105)

Mirabel Airport

    >>Expropriations/return of land to farming, 12692(205:1645-50)
    >>See also Montreal International Airport

Mirabel, QC see Infrastructure Canada Program--Canada-Quebec agreement/program

Miramichi, NB airport see Air transportation security--Increase, Passenger surcharge

Miscarriage of justice see Justice system

Miscellaneous Statute Amendment Program

Miscellaneous Statute Law Amendment Act, 2001 (Bill C-40)--Minister of Justice (McLellan)

    >>First reading, 6801(107:1005)
    >>Second reading, Committee of the Whole referral, committee stage, reported without amdt., report stage concurrence, third reading, 6871(108:1000-5), passed.
    >>Royal Assent, 8295(132A:1705). Chap. 34, S.C. 2001
    >>See also Technical Amendments Act

Mismanagement see Government expenditures--waste and mismanagement

Missile defence system see National missile defence system

Missing children see Children; National Missing Children's Day

Mission compétence project see Youth Internship Canada

Mission Institution see Penitentiaries

Mississauga, ON see Energy Innovators Initiative; Health care system--Ontario; Kariya, Japan; McCallion, Hazel; Retail industry--Retail Council of Canada

Mississauga constituency see United States, September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks--Islamic/Arab/Muslim communities

Mississauga South constituency see Budget 2001--Pre-budget consultations

Mississippi River

    >>Diversion into Red River, flow into Canada, pollution factor, 5634(87:1050)

Mitchell, Hon. Andy (Lib.--Parry Sound--Muskoka; Secretary of State (Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario) (Rural Development))

Mitchell, Joni see Grammy Awards

Mitel Corporation (Mitel Semiconductor)

    >>Layoffs, factors, government response, etc., o.q., 3874(59:1420)

Mitel Semiconductor see Mitel Corporation (Mitel Semiconductor)

Mixed oxide fuels see MOX fuels

MMT (methyl cyclo pentadienyl manganese tricarbonyl) see Gasoline

Mobil Oil see Ocean Ranger

Modernization and Improvement of Procedure of House of Commons Special Committee

    >>Establishing, membership, mandate, report deadline, etc., M. (Boudria), 1993-2080(33:1550-2535), agreed to, 2080(33:2535)
    >>>Motion establishing, speeches, time limits, etc., M. (Boudria), agreed to, 1677(29:1005)
    >>Members' comments, compiled by clerk, 3438(52:1905)
    >>Membership, House leaders and Deputy Speaker, 1995(33:1600), 2001(33:1640), 3437(52:1900)
    >>Recommendations, unanimity rule, 2001(33:1640), 3438(52:1905)
    >>Report
    >>>Concurrence, M. (Boudria), 5946-64(92:1010-230), deemed adopted, 5964(92:1230)
    >>>Deadline, June 1, 2001, 1994(33:1555)
    >>>Debate, schedule, 4534(70:1200)
    >>>Tabled, 4534(70:1205)
    >>>Unanimous agreement requirement, 1994(33:1555)
    >>See also Committees, Parliamentary--Proceedings; House of Commons proceedings--Estimates, Main--Legislation--Ministerial statements--Private Members' Business--Questions on the Order Paper--Rules--Supply motions/opposition days--Take note debates--Time allocation/closure motions--Votes; Parliament--Officers; Speaker of the House of Commons--Election

Modernization of Benefits and Obligations Act see Criminal Code (amdt.) and Modernization of Benefits and Obligations Act (amdt.)(Bill C-408); Income Tax Amendments Act, 2000

Modernization of Benefits and Obligations Act (Bill C-23)(36th Parl., 2nd Sess.) see Same sex couples--Spousal benefits

Modified proportionate liability see Corporations--Liability

Mohamed, Samir see Refugees

Mohammad, Mahmoud see Terrorism/terrorists

Mohawk Institute see Aboriginal peoples/communities--Residential schools

Mohawk Internet technology park

    >>Kahnawake, QC, provincial government support, lack, 4502(69:1710)

Mohawks see Aboriginal self-government--Kanesatake Mohawks

Molgat, Hon. Senator Gildas L. (Lib.--Ste. Rose; deceased February 2, 2001)

Moments of silence see House of Commons proceedings

Monarchy

    >>Relevance see Queen Elizabeth II
    >>See also Royal family

Mondial des cultures de Drummondville

    >>Folk festival, July 5-15, 2001, Drummondville, QC, S.O. 31, 4700(73:1410)

Monetary policy

    >>Budget 2001, relationship, 8145(129:1700)
    >>See also Dollar exchange rate--Bank of Canada establishing monetary policy

Monetary system

    >>Money, banks creating using debt, 555(11:1715)

Money see Monetary system

Money laundering

Mongolia see Members of Parliament--Independence, Voting

Monopolies see Corporate mergers; North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)--Investor-state dispute settlement provisions

Monopsony see Competition--Dominant position

Monsanto see China--Bt cotton crop

Mont-Mégantic Provincial Park

    >>Quebec provincial park, S.O. 31, 9536(154:1355)

Montana Band of Indians vs Canada see Indian bands/reserves--Private/public funds

Montérégie region, QC see Highways and roads--Quebec

Montfort Hospital see Francophones outside Quebec

Montgolfière Aventure

    >>Business success, Martin Lafrance and Luc Gaudreault founders, S.O. 31, 11491(187:1110)

Montgomery Legion

    >>Charity auction, hosting, fundraising effort, S.O. 31, 818(15:1105)

Montpelier, QC see Infrastructure Canada Program--Canada-Quebec agreement/program

Montreal, QC

    >>Industries, success, Quebec separation/sovereignty, relationship, o.q., 3483(53:1440)
    >>International organizations, presence, economic impact, 6336(97:1555)
    >>See also Aircraft industry; Au Dragon Forge; Canada Customs and Revenue Agency (CCRA); Canadian Armed Forces--Aircraft, CF-18; Canadian Pulp and Paper Association--Annual meeting; Cité du Havre Park; Drinking water--Municipal water and sewage systems--Symposium; Energy conservation/efficiency--Buildings; Export Development Corporation (EDC)--Klik Automation; Greenhouse gas emissions (climate change/global warming)--Reduction, Americas environment ministers meeting; Highways and roads--Quebec; Immigration--Federal control; Just for Laughs Festival; Labour force--G-8 countries ministers meeting; Marine environment--Land based activity/pollution; Palais des congrès de Montréal; Second Cup Restaurants; Tourism industry; VIA Rail Canada Inc.--Atlantic service--Locomotives; YMCA

Montreal botanical garden and institute see Species at risk (endangered species)--408 rare plants

Montréal Canadiens

    >>Sale to United States interests
    >>>o.q., 4098(63:1445)
    >>>S.O. 31, 103(4:1410)

Montreal conference see Genetically modified organisms (GMOs)

Montreal consensus see Globalization, global economy/market place--G-20 finance ministers Montreal consensus

Montreal Convention see Airlines--International flights

Montreal International Airport (Aéroports de Montréal, Dorval and Mirabel)

    >>Decline, problems, Quebec separation/sovereignty, relationship
    >>>o.q., 3483(54:1440)
    >>>S.O. 31, 3926(60:1110)
    >>Flights
    >>>Transfer from Mirabel to Dorval, o.q., 11231(183:1455), 11384(185:1505), 11495(187:1135)
    >>>Transfer to Lester B. Pearson International Airport (Toronto, ON), 4492(69:1600)
    >>>See also Montreal International Airport--Mirabel
    >>Mirabel
    >>>Air Transat A.T. Inc. flights moving to other airports, o.q., 9300(150:1450)
    >>>Closure possibility, o.q., 9300(150:1450)
    >>>International free trade zone, establishing, 10801(176:1020), 10816(176:1210)
    >>>>o.q., 11495(187:1135)
    >>>Tax incentives, need for, o.q., 11495(187:1135)
    >>>Construction project, broken government promises, 5376(82:1835)
    >>>See also Montreal International Airport--Flights

Montreal Protocol see Ozone layer

Moody's Investors Service see National debt--Credit rating

Moore, James (CA--Port Moody--Coquitlam--Port Coquitlam)

Moore, Patricia see Teachers--Prime Minister's Awards for Teaching Excellence

Moose

    >>Hunting, wildlife management area 48, moose tags, availability, 10445(169:1325)
    >>See also Gros Morne National Park

Moral laws see Canadian values--Maclean's magazine poll

Morin, Justice Gerry

    >>Appointment to bench, Saskatchewan, member of Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation, tribute, S.O. 31, 337(8:1400)

Morin family see Volunteers

Morningside see Gzowski, Peter

Morricetown Band Council

    >>Federal government roll funding, School District No. 54., tuition owed, government intervention, requesting, o.q., 698(13:1455)

Morrison, Lee

    >>Former Member of Parliament, Cypress Hills--Grasslands constituency, tribute, 151(5:1100)
    >>See also House of commons proceedings--Relevancy

Morrisseau Gagnon, Béatrice

    >>100th birthday, celebrating, Marcel Gagnon's mother, S.O. 31, 2906(45:1105)

Mortgages

    >>Early repayment without interest penalty, 259(7:1005)
    >>>See also Interest Act (amdt.--interest payable on repayment of a mortgage loan before maturity)(Bill C-223)
    >>Interest rates, decline
    >>>o.q., 1908(32:1420), 3143(48:1420), 6732(105:1440)
    >>>See also Interest rates--Bank of Canada rate reductions, Impact

Mosienko, Bill see Hockey

Most favoured nation

    >>Tariff see Sugar industry--Trade negotiations
    >>See also North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)--Investor-state dispute settlement provisions;

Mother Against Drunk Driving (MADD) see Impaired driving--Combatting---Ignition interlock system

Mothers' Day

    >>Celebrating, S.O. 31, 3925(60:1110)
    >>See also Copps--References

Motions for Production of Papers

    >>Agriculture and Agri-Food Department, employees, resumés, providing (Easter), agreed to, 3805(58:1515)
    >>Business Development Bank of Canada, board of Directors meeting, June 2, 1999, documents (Clark), agreed to, 5915(91:1510) Corporate income tax
    >>Corporate income tax, deductions, fines, penalties, Supreme Court of Canada ruling, documents (Martin, Pat), withdrawn, agreed to, 9595(155:1555)
    >>Government contracts, Groupaction Marketing Inc., sponsorship program, effectiveness study, documentation (Burton), agreed to, 9595(155:1555)
    >>House of Commons proceedings, questions raised in House, responses, letters of instruction from Government House Leader/Clerk of Privy Council to ministers/deputy ministers (Thompson, G.), called and transferred for debate, 3496(53:1545), 9722-3(157:1315-30), negatived, on recorded division, 9890-1(160:1505-15)
    >>Research and development, Canada Research Chairs, documentation (Pankiw), agreed to, 3496(53:1545)
    >>Strychnine, farmers obtaining, banning, effects (Benoit), called, transferred for debate, 1331(23:1515), 6391-8(99:1105-200), 7689-93(121:1730-805), agreed to, on recorded division, 7884-5(124:1815-25)
    >>>Dropped to bottom of order of precedence on Order Paper, 6398(99:1205)
    >>Tulsequah Chief Mine
    >>>Environment Department documents (Stoffer), called, transferred for debate, 8491(135:1530)
    >>>Finance Department documents (Stoffer), called, transferred for debate, 9305(150:1515)
    >>>Fisheries and Oceans Department documents (Stoffer), called, stood, 11059-60(180:1545), called, transferred for debate, 11385(185:1515)

Motions of Supply see Supply Motions

Motions to adjourn under S.O. 52 see Emergency debates

Motor Vehicle Transport Act, 1987 (amdt.)(Bill S-3)--Minister of Transport (Collenette)

    >>First reading, 3994(61:1505)
    >>Second reading, 4032-40(62:1010-105), agreed to, 4040(62:1105)
    >>Transport and Government Operations Standing Committee
    >>>Referral, 4040(62:1105)
    >>>Reported, without amdt., 4711(73:1505)
    >>Report stage, concurrence, agreed to, 4883(76:1215)
    >>Third reading, 4883-97(76:1215-355), 4913-4(76:1510-20), agreed to, on recorded division, 4941-2(76:1900), passed.
    >>Royal Assent, 5113(78A:1700). Chap. 13, S.C. 2001
    >>See also Automobiles/motor vehicles--Safety code; Highway safety/accidents--Improvements, Initiatives; Trucking industry

Motor vehicles see Automobiles/motor vehicles

Motorcycle (biker) gangs

    >>Bloc Québécois concerns, 2564-5(40:1305)
    >>Car bombing, Daniel Desrocher death, 6248(95:2145)
    >>Halifax, NS, Hell's Angels, storefront operation, 5918(91:1535), 5923(91:1615)
    >>Organized crime links, combatting, government action, 2982(46:1615), 7968(126:1510)
    >>>o.q., 1524-5(26:1455-500)
    >>Quebec, March 28, 2001 police raids, 1700 police officers, 77 municipalities, 150 arrest warrants on charges from conspiracy to commit murder to gangsterism, 2976(46:1530), 2998(46:1800)
    >>>S.O. 31, 2427-8(38:1410-5), 2531-2(39:1410)
    >>The Last Chapter, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation/Radio Canada television series, S.O. 31, 11374(185:1410)
    >>See also Drug smuggling/trafficking--Organized crime

Mouammar, Youssef see Canadian Security Intelligence Service

Mount Arrowsmith Biosphere Reserve

    >>Vancouver Island, United Nations recognition, S.O. 31, 2853(44:1410)

Mount Logan

    >>Renaming, Pierre Elliott Trudeau tribute, postponing, petitions, 1365(24:1005)

Mount Royal, QC

    >>Halloween, closing community to underprivileged trick or treaters, S.O. 31, 6761(106:1410)

Mountain pine beetle see Forest industry--British Columbia

Mountains see Export Development Corporation (EDC)--Peru; International Year of Mountains

Moussaoui, Zacharias see Terrorism/terrorists--Groups/cells

MOX fuels

    >>CANDU reactors use, disposal of United States and Russian Federation nuclear weapons plutonium, testing at Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL), Chalk River, ON facility, safety, transportation hazards, etc., 813-4(15:1040-5), 5655(87:1350-5), 12117(198:1550)
    >>>Foreign Affairs and International Trade Standing Committee report, 5654(87:1345)
    >>>G-8 foreign ministers discussing, terrorism factor, etc., o.q., 12531-2(203:1440)
    >>>Maintenance of plant factor, concerns, 12089(198:1235)
    >>>Public outcry, 5654(87:1345), 7914(125:1610), 7916(125:1630-5),
    >>>>Consultations, lack, 7670(121:1335)
    >>>Quebec, opposition, 7668(121:1315), 8254(131:1530), 8256(131:1550-5), 9153(147:1215)
    >>>Saguenay region, QC, concerns, 12088(198:1230), 12089(198:1235)
    >>Misconceptions, 8260-1(131:1635)

Moynihan, Daniel Patrick see Terrorism/terrorists--Combatting

Mozambique

    >>Floods, death and destruction, humanitarian aid, Canada contributions, o.q., 1597(27:1440)

MP3 players see Recording media--Tax on blank media

Mr. Dressup see Coombs, Ernie

MRI scanners see Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)--Chalk River Laboratories; Health care system--Diagnostic and medical equipment

MTBE (methyl tertiary-butyl ether) see Gasoline--MTBE

MTS see Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS)

Mugabe, Robert see Zimbabwe

Mulgrave, NS see Crab fishery--Snow crab; Fish processing plants

Mullin, George Henry see Victoria Cross

Mulroney, Right Hon. Brian

    >>Former Prime Minister
    >>>Speech, remarks re Liberal government (Chrétien), Canada-United States relations, trade disputes, etc., S.O. 31, 11945(195:1410)
    >>>See also Prime Minister's Residence--24 Sussex Drive
    >>See also Airbus affair

Multiculturalism

    >>Canadian reputation, 7427(117:1155)
    >>Cultural sensitivity training, Secretary of State Fry inclusion, o.q., 4356(67:1450)
    >>Importance, 5855(90:1310)
    >>Intolerance, condemning, Prime Minister Chrétien statement, S.O. 31, 11166-8(182:1100-10)
    >>Liberal government (Chrétien), policy, uneven grants, donations, 5857(90:1330)
    >>Massey, Right Hon Vincent, former Governor General, praising cultural diversity, Right Hon. Adrienne Clarkson, Governor General, example, following, S.O. 31, 9408(152:1105)
    >>Multicultural groups, organizational assistance, federal government funding, 1993 election Liberal red book promise, Bryden opposition, 940(17:1315)
    >>Multiculturalism action plan, Budget 2001 measure, 8147(129:1715)
    >>Parliamentarians friendship group for United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), conference, dialogue among civilizations, S.O. 31, 10027(162:1110)
    >>Policy, 5838-9(90:1055-100)
    >>>Introduction, 30th anniversary
    >>>>Diversity, promoting, o.q., 12961(210:1455)
    >>>>S.O. 31, 6253(96:1415)
    >>>Review, need, S.O. 31, 2303(37:1415)
    >>Programming see Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC); Radio Canada International
    >>See also Cameron Heights Collegiate--Cameron Institute of International Studies; Culture Link; Markham constituency; Terrorism/terrorists--Combatting; United Nations Year of Dialogue among Civilizations

Multiculturalism action plan see Multiculturalism

Multiculturalism Department

    >>Conference, Iqaluit, NU, cancellation, costs, o.q., 8244(131:1430)
    >>Press clippings, sharing with opposition critics, denial, departmental policy, Secretary of State Fry statement, o.q., 4356(67:1455)
    >>See also Government grants and contributions

Multilateral Agreement on Investment (MAI)

Multilateral Evaluation Mechanism (MEM) see Summit of the Americas (April 2001, Quebec City, QC)--Previous summits

Multinational corporations see Corporations--Transnational/multinational corporations

Multiple chemical sensitivity see Pesticides--Health risks

Multiple sclerosis

    >>Research, fundraising walks, etc., S.O. 31, 3249(50:1100), 10759(175:1405)

Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month

Multiple Sclerosis Carnation Month

Municipal amalgamation

    >>Ontario Progressive Conservative government (Harris) measures, impact, 3752(57:1535)
    >>Ottawa, ON, costs, Harris government, refusal to pay agreed share, S.O. 31, 769-70(14:1410)
    >>Quebec, consultations, lack, etc., 4501(69:1700)
    >>See also Quebec--Quebec municipal elections; Telephone service--Long distance, Outaouais region, QC

Municipalities

    >>Constitutional status, 4491(69:1600)
    >>>o.q., 3930(60:1130), 8923(143:1445), 12529(203:1425)
    >>>See also Municipalities--Powers
    >>Downloading from federal and provincial governments, impact, 8813-4(141:1320)
    >>Economic role, 7116(111:1715)
    >>Federal government assistance, o.q., 12717(206:1140)
    >>Federal government dealing with directly, o.q., 8923(143:1445)
    >>Federal government policy, establishing, task force, federal-provincial jurisdiction factor, o.q., 3876-7(59:1430-5), 3930(60:1130), 11129(181:1440), 11172(182:1130), 11225-6(183:1420-5)
    >>Federal government role, 8308(133:1225)
    >>Federal tax revenues, sharing with, government position, o.q., 12528(203:1425)
    >>Fiscal tools, 7113(111:1650)
    >>Large cities, Budget 2001, relationship, 8450(134:1545)
    >>Ontario government powers, 84(4:1200), 7115(111:1705)
    >>Ontario Progressive Conservative government (Harris) downloading responsibilities to, impact, 3752-3(57:1535-40)
    >>Powers, federal-provincial jurisdiction factor, 3749(57:1510)
    >>>Constitutional reform, o.q., 1249(22:1500)
    >>Quebec, transfer of responsibilities and debts from province to municipalities, 4500-1(69:1700)
    >>Role, issues, Throne Speech addressing, 84(4:1200-5)
    >>Taxation see Highways and roads--Conditions; Municipalities--Federal tax revenues; Property taxes
    >>See also Aboriginal self-government--British Columbia treaty process; Canadian Federation of Municipalities; Drinking water; Environment; Federal-provincial-territorial-municipal co-operation; First ministers conferences; Gala des Mercuriades; Gasoline taxes; Homelesssness--Combatting; Housing; Income tax--Provincial income tax, Federal government collecting, Provincial overpayments to municipalities; Infrastructure passim; Infrastructure Canada Program; Nunavut Association of Municipalities; Pesticide Awareness Day; Pesticides--Cosmetic use, Banning; Quebec-Quebec municipal elections; Regional development--International day; Sewage systems; Strategic Infrastructure Foundation; Sustainable cities initiative; Transfer payments to provinces--Cutbacks; Transportation; Urban communities

Munitions see Canadian Armed Forces--Military equipment; Defence equipment

Munson, Jim

    >>CTV News journalist, departure, tribute, S.O. 31, 6413(99:1400)

Murder

    >>First degree murder charge, results of gang wars or organized crime, excluding killing of innocent bystanders, o.q., 2918(45:1200)
    >>Nain, NF case, 15 year old killed, gun registration system, relationship, 8861(142:1050)
    >>See also Borders, international--Security, Computers, Criminal records; Capital punishment--Reinstating; Demers, Percy; Extradition--Offenders commiting crimes in other countries--Rafay; Fair, Dana; Feeney case; Latimer, Robert; Occupational health and safety--Deaths due to gross negligence; Parole/parolees; Sentences (convicted criminals)--Life sentences

Murdochville, QC see Noranda Inc.--Gaspé copper smelter

Murnaghan, Father Vincent

    >>Missionary, farm supporter, death, tribute, S.O. 31, 8862(142:1100)

Murphy, Shawn (Lib.--Hillsborough)

    >>Aboriginal peoples/communities, 289(5:1320)
    >>Air Canada, 5813-4(89:2005)
    >>Air transportation security, 5813(89:2005)
    >>Airlines, Committee take note, M. (Boudria), 5813-4(89:2000-10)
    >>Airports, 5813(89:2005)
    >>Alcohol, 10982(179:1130)
    >>Arts and culture, S.O. 31, 10553(171:1400)
    >>Atlantic Innovation Fund, 290(5:1325)
    >>Atlantic Journalism Awards, S.O. 31, 3605(55:1100)
    >>Banks and financial institutions, 521-2(11:1335-45)
    >>Border, Canada-United States, 8145(129:1655)
    >>Borders, international, 8145(129:1655-700)
    >>Breweries, 10982(179:1125-30)
    >>British Columbia, 9339(151:1135)
    >>Broadcasting Act (amdt.)(Bill S-7), 7639-40(120:1825-30)
    >>Budget 2001
    >>>M. for approval (Martin, Paul), 8144-5(129:1655-700), 8146(129:1710)
    >>>M. on supply (Kenney), 7804-5(124:1055-100), 7806(124:1105)
    >>>o.q., 6524(101:1440)
    >>Budget deficit, 289(7:1315), 8145(129:1655-700)
    >>Budgets, 289(7:1315). 8144(129:1655)
    >>Canada Child Tax Benefit (CCTB), 289(7:1320)
    >>Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal, S.O. 31, 5079(78:1410)
    >>Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), 7639-40(120:1825-30)
    >>Canadian Security Intelligence Service, 8145(129:1655)
    >>Canadian sovereignty, M. on supply (McDonough), 9338-40(151:1125-40)
    >>Capital tax, 8146(129:1710)
    >>Charlottetown, PE, S.O. 31, 6724(105:1400)
    >>Child/family poverty, 289(7:1320)
    >>Divorce, 289-90(5:1320-5)
    >>Early Childhood Development initiative, 289(7:1320)
    >>East Coast Music Awards, S.O. 31, 419-20(9:1410)
    >>Economic growth, 289-90(7:1315-30)
    >>Economy/economic conditions, 289(7:1320), 7805(124:1055-100), 8145(129:1700)
    >>Employment insurance, 7806(124:1105), 8146(129:1710)
    >>Excise Act, 2001 (Bill C-47), 10981-2(179:1125-30)
    >>Excise taxes, 10981-2(179:1125-30)
    >>Financial Consumer Agency of Canada, 522(11:1340)
    >>Financial Consumer Agency of Canada Act (Bill C-8), 521-2(11:1330-45)
    >>Financial services legislation, 521(11:1335), 522(11:1345)
    >>Fisheries, o.q., 7451(117:1455)
    >>Fishing, M. (Venne), 12700-1(205:1805)
    >>Gasoline, o.q., 4591(71:1455)
    >>Golf, S.O. 31, 950(17:1405-10)
    >>Government expenditures, 8145(129:1700)
    >>Government on-line services (Internet), o.q., 11177(182:1155)
    >>Government revenues, 8145(129:1700)
    >>Gross Domestic Product (GDP), 81445(129:1700)
    >>Hancox, William, S.O. 31, 8636(138:1400)
    >>Harness racing, S.O. 31, 6517(101:1400)
    >>Health care funding, 8145(129:1655-700)
    >>Hillsborough constituency, 288-9(7:1315)
    >>Immigration, 8145(129:1655)
    >>Income tax, 289(5:1320)
    >>>o.q., 1771(30:1140)
    >>Innovation, 8145(129:1700)
    >>Inter-American Convention to Prevent and Punish Torture, M. (Bigras), 12132-3(198:1755-1805)
    >>Interest rates, 8145(129:1655-700)
    >>Kilger, references, 288(7:1310)
    >>Labour force, 290(5:1320)
    >>Literacy, 290(5:1320)
    >>>S.O. 31, 8988(144:1355)
    >>MacLauchlan, Harry, S.O. 31, 10382-3(168:1400)
    >>Macquarrie, Sen. Heath, S.O. 31, 8321(133:1400)
    >>Monetary policy, 8145(129:1700)
    >>National security, 8145(129:1655-700)
    >>Oceans, o.q., 12352(201:1150)
    >>Parental leave, 289(7:1320)
    >>References see Air transport security--Increase, Passenger surcharge, Finance Standing Committee study of legislation; Finance Standing Committee--Government controlling; Hillsborough constituency
    >>Refugees, 8145(129:1655)
    >>Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), 8145(129:1655)
    >>Tax reductions, 8145(129:1655-700)
    >>Throne Speech, Address in Reply, M. (Macklin), 288-90(7:1310-30)
    >>Tobacco products, 10982(179:1130)
    >>Unemployment rate, 8145(129:1700)
    >>United States, September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks
    >>>M. on supply (Gauthier), 5571-2(85:1645)
    >>>S.O. 31, 7089(111:1410)
    >>University of Prince Edward Island, S.O. 31, 3789(58:1400-5)
    >>Verbal Abuse Prevention Week, S.O. 31, 4653(72:1355-400)
    >>Verbal Abuse Prevention Week Act (Bill C-414), 7381-2(116:1520), 9569-71(154:1810-25), 9575(154:1905)