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INDEX to the Status of House Business, 39th Parliament, second session

 

1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991)

            Toxic environmental exposure, occupational health issues, National Defence and Canadian Forces Ombudsman report, "Heroism Exposed: An Investigation into the Treatment of 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait

            Veterans (1991)", M-258 (Black)

3M Company see Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS)

5 Wing Goose Bay

            Funding, Q-316 (Russell)

            Rapid reaction battalion and unmanned aerial vehicle squadron/employees, Q-195 (Russell)

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A New Review Mechanism for the RCMP’s National Security Activities see National security—Review process

Abattoirs see Slaughterhouses

Abortion

            Procuring miscarriage after twenty weeks, criminal offence, C-338 (Steckle)

            See also Children—Unborn child

ABA see Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA)

ABMs see Automated banking machines (ABMs)

Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Standing Committee

            Membership, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

            Reports, Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 2

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

Aboriginal and treaty rights see Atikamekw First Nations (Manawan, Wemotaci and Opitciwan)

Aboriginal child health care

            Costs, timely payment, Jordan’s Principle, C-563 (Keeper)

            Jurisdictional disputes, Jordan's Principle/child first principle, adopting, M-296 (Crowder)

Aboriginal education

            Indian Affairs and Northern Development Department expenditures, Q-147 (Boshcoff)

            On-reserve educational facilities, funding, Q-231 (Angus)

            See also Cat Lake First Nation

Aboriginal History and Culture School Curriculum Act

            C-496 (St. Denis)

Aboriginal housing

            Shelter allowance policy, Churchill constituency, funding, Q-43 (Keeper)

Aboriginal land claims

            Lawyers/studies, Q-52 (Crowder)

            See also Nunavik Inuit Land Claims Agreement; Specific Claims Tribunal; Tsawwassen First Nation Final Agreement; Tsawwassen Territory

Aboriginal people

            History and culture see Education

            Human rights protection, Canadian Human Rights Commission discrimination complaints, C-21

            Urban areas

                        Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (Erasmus-Dussault) Report, Chapter 7, recommendations, M-67 (Davies)

                        Services, special committee, M-68 (Davies)

            See also Canada Coat of Arms—Original Peoples; Drinking water; First Nations; First Nations and Inuit Tobacco Control Strategy; HIV/AIDS; Human papillomavirus immunization; Indian bands/reserves; Kelowna Accord; Mobile homes; National Aboriginal Day; National Aboriginal History Month; Oil and gas industry—First Nations lands; Suicide prevention; United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples; Veterans—First Nations

Aboriginal self-government see Deh Cho First Nations; Tsawwassen Territory

Aboriginal women's organizations

            Funding, M-71 (Davies)

Access to information

            Reform

                        C-554 (Martin, Pat)

                        C-556 (Lavallée)

            Requests/response time, C-470 (Bagnell)

            See also Democracy; Genetically modified plants; Government documents—Cabinet Minister briefing notes; Official Languages Commissioner—Preliminary Investigation Report

Access to Information Act

            C-7

            C-30

            C-42

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-470 (Bagnell)

            C-556 (Lavallée)

            Reform, short title, change, C-554 (Martin, Pat)

Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 12

            See also Mulroney-Schreiber affair

Accidents see Traffic accidents

Accountability see Canada Port Authorities; Corporate interests of Canada (Crown corporations, mixed enterprises, joint enterprises and shared-governance corporations); Corporations; Foreign aid agencies; Foundations; Government departments, boards, agencies and commissions—Finances; Government programs—Evaluation/review; Non-profit organizations—Governance; Textile and clothing industry—Consumer articles; Whistleblowers

Accounting see Mutual fund trusts

ACE Aviation Holdings Inc.

            Head office, location/official languages communications, C-36

            See also Air Canada

ACOA see Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)

Act of Settlement (1701)

            Head of State, succession to English throne, Roman Catholics, religious affiliation discrimination, M-391 (Silva)

Ad Hoc Working Group on Further Commitments for Annex I Parties see Kyoto Protocol

Address in Reply to the Speech from the Throne

            Other Business No. 1

Addresses by foreign heads of state see House of Commons—Debates

Adoption

            Parental leave, number of weeks, C-509 (Bell, C.)

            See also Employment insurance—Pregnancy

Adult (non-embryonic) stem cells see Stem cell research

Advance Market Commitment

            Funding

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

Advertising

            Child protection, commercial advertising of products, food, drugs, cosmetics or devices directly to children under thirteen years of age, restriction, C-414 (Julian)

            See also Canadian Made products and services; Canadian Wheat Board—Board of directors, Election; Child sexual abuse and exploitation; Display hooks; Elections; Food—Labels; Government advertising; Marketing

Advocacy see Immigration Advocate Office; Security certificates—Special counsel/advocate; Taxpayer Protection Office; Women’s Advocate

AECL see Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)

Aeronautics Act

            C-2

            C-7

Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission see Canada-Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission detainee transfer agreement

Afghanistan

            Canadian Armed Forces

                        Combat mission, deadline, February 2009

                                    Extension to 2011, battle group partner/helicopters and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs),                                                             Government Business No. 4

                                    Non-combat role, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Wilfert)

                                    Rebalancing, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Bachand)

                        Military equipment, procurement/contracts, Q-251 (Dewar)

                        Prisoners see Canada-Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission detainee transfer agreement

                        See also Cluster bombs; Moments of silence

            Canadian mission

                        Costs, Q-138 (Duceppe)

                        On-going national discussion, Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Wilfert)

                        Presence beyond February 2009 to July 2011/mandate, Take note debate, Government Business No. 5

            Public forums, publications and Peace Dividend Trust, funding to individuals, researchers, journalists, non-governmental organizations, and academic institutions, Q-252 (Dewar)

                        See also Canadian Mission in Afghanistan Special Committee

Foreign Affairs Department document, "Afghanistan 2006: Good Governance, Democratic Development and Human Rights", P-34 (Black)

            International development assistance

Auditor General evaluation, M-447 (Martin, K.)

                        Development and reconstruction projects, Q-253 (Dewar)

            Judiciary and corrections systems, Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) funded programs, Q-266 (Martin, K.)

            Meetings and planning, Deputy Minister level, Q-71 (Black)

            See also Canadian Mission in Afghanistan Special Committee; Independent Panel on Canada’s Future Role in Afghanistan; Kambaksh, Sayed Pervez; Khadr, Omar

Afghanistan 2006: Good Governance, Democratic Development and Human Rights see Afghanistan—Foreign Affairs Department document

Age discrimination

            Public education campaign, implementing, M-372 (Szabo)

Age of consent (sexual relations)

            Raising, from 14 to 16 years, C-2

            See also Pedophiles

Age of protection

            C-2

Agreement on Agriculture between Canada and the Kingdom of Norway

            C-55

Agreement on Agriculture between Canada and the Republic of Iceland

            C-55

Agreement on Agriculture between Canada and the Swiss Confederation

            C-55

Agricultural Marketing Programs Act

            C-44

Agricultural Supply Management Recognition and Promotion Act

            C-218 (Easter)

Agriculture

            International agreements, C-55

See Animal transportation; Atlantic Food and Horticulture Research Centre; Barley marketing; Blue-green algae; Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Farmers; Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization Program (CAIS); Family farms; Farmer’s Day; Fuel taxes; Golden Ears Bridge; Grain industry; Kapuskasing Experimental Farm; Livestock producers; Migrant workers; Nappan Experimental Farm; Net income stabilization account; Rail transportation—Farm animal safety; Supply management; Tobacco farmers

Agriculture and Agri-Food Administrative Monetary Penalties Act

            C-39

Agriculture and Agri-Food Department see Atlantic Food and Horticulture Research Centre

Agriculture and Agri-Food Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 16

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 22

Air Canada

            Official Languages Act, application, C-36

            See also ACE Aviation Holdings Inc.; Mulroney-Schreiber affair

Air Canada Public Participation Act

            C-36

Air pollution

            Reduction, C-468 (Cullen, N.)

Air transportation

            Night flights

Greater Toronto Area, suspension, M-16 (Wrzesnewskyj)

                        See also Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport

            Safety and security, Canadian Armed Forces investigative powers, C-7

            See also Aircraft; Floatplane safety

Air transportation security see Specified Persons List (SPL)

Air Travellers Security Charge Act

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 3

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Airbus Industries see Mulroney, Right Hon. Brian; Mulroney-Schreiber affair

Aircraft

            And air navigation equipment and computer software, withholding tax

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

See also Floatplane safety; Mulroney-Schreiber affair; Search and rescue (SAR); Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)

Airline Passenger Bill of Rights

            Introduction, M-465 (Byrne)

Airlines see Air Canada; Airline Passenger Bill of Rights

Airport authorities

            Auditor General of Canada examination, M-18 (Wrzesnewskyj)

Airports

            Canadian Border Services Agency services, costs, Q-174 (Murphy, S.)

            Firefighters, Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs), M-63 (Davies)

            Government funding, statistics by electoral district, Q-256 (Murphy, S.)

            See also Halifax International Airport; Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport; Vancouver International Airport

Alberta oil sands see Nuclear energy

Alcan Inc.

            Rio Tinto sale, Kitimat, BC, aluminum smelter expansion, requirement

                        M-462 (Cullen, N.)

                        M-482 (Cullen, N.)

Alcohol see Impaired driving

Alcoholic beverage containers

            Warning labels, impairment/health dangers and pregnancy/fetal alcohol syndrome danger

                        C-251 (Szabo)

                        M-185 (Wasylycia-Leis)

                        M-385 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Alcoholic beverages

            Imitation spirits and other spirits

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 9

Algae see Blue-green algae

Algeria see Benatta, Benemar

Alghabra, Omar (Lib.—Mississauga—Erindale)

            Citizeship and Immigration Minister, Q-179

            Employees, C-409

            Security certificates, C-523

            Written questions, Q-179

Allergies see Anaphylaxis; Herbal remedies

Allison, Dean (CPC—Niagara West—Glanbrook)

            Parole, C-424

            Property rights, M-315

Allotted days

            Period ending December 10, 2007, Supply Proceedings No. 2

All Points Bulletin see Television—Public interest channels

Alliant Technosystems see MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

ALS see Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

ALS Month Act

            C-244 (Tilson)

Alternative energy see Biofuels; Electricity—Wind; Government vehicles; Hybrid motor vehicles

Alternative Fuels Act

            C-314 (Silva)

Aluminum see Alcan Inc.

Alzheimer's Disease

            National Alzheimers Day, September 21st, designating, M-6 (McDonough)

Amateur sport see Physical activity

Amblyopia

            Postal service, free shipping for large-print books and other services, M-393 (Paquette)

Ambulance personnel see Protective Services National Day of Appreciation

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

            June, designating as ALS month, C-244 (Tilson)

Anal intercourse

            Criminal Code provision, removal, C-438 (Comartin)

Anaphylaxis

            Government measures, M-293 (Dykstra)

André, Guy (BQ—Berthier—Maskinongé)

            Dishwasher and laundry detergents, C-469

            Furniture industry, M-261

Angel Investor Tax Credit

            Cost estimates, Q-178 (Dykstra)

Angus, Charlie (NDP—TimminsJames Bay)

            Aboriginal education, Q-231

            By-elections, M-478

            Cabinet Ministers, Q-274

            Correctional facilities, Q-94, Q-238

            Fires, M-325

            Hazardous materials, M-168

            Indian Affairs and Northern Development Department, Q-237

            Internet service providers, C-552

            Meal tax credit, M-167

            Mountain pine beetle, Q-86

            National Crime Prevention Centre, Q-85

            Nuclear energy, Q-84

            Senate

                        M-386

                        Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Written questions, Q-84, Q-85, Q-86, Q-94, Q-231, Q-237, Q-238, Q-274

Animal transportation

            Regulations, publication, M-496 (Nash)

            Transportation times, regulation, M-495 (Nash)

Animals see Cruelty to animals; Deer and wild boar; Dog or cat fur products; Law enforcement animals; Pet food; Rail transportation—Farm animal safety; Transgenic animals; Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare

Anthrax vaccine

            Canadian Forces, administration to personnel serving in Gulf War, studies, Q-242 (Stoffer)

Antibiotics see Food—Labels

Antifreeze

            Ethylene glycol-based antifreeze, prohibition/propylene glycol-based antifreeze, promotion, M-332 (Crowder)

Antipoverty Act

            C-322 (Ménard, R.)

Anti-Semitism see Holocaust Monument

Anti-Tax-Haven Initiative

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

APGCI see Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor Initiative (APGCI)

Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) see Autism—Treatment

Apprenticeship

            National standards, C-267 (Martin, Pat)

            See also Construction industry

Appropriation Act No. 3, 2007-2008

            C-35

Appropriation Act No. 4, 2007-2008

            C-48

Appropriation Act No. 1, 2008-2009

            C-49

Appropriation Act No. 2, 2008-2009

            C-58

Appropriation Act No. 3, 2008-2009

            C-59

Aquaculture see Fish farms; Genetically modified fish

Arar Commission see National security—Review process

Arar, Maher

Arrest and deportation of Canadian citizen to Syria, imprisonment, torture, internal investigations, Q-146 (Casey)

            See also Commission of Inquiry into the Actions of Canadian Officials in Relation to Maher Arar (O’Connor)

Arbour, Louise see Commission of Inquiry into certain events at the Prison for Women in Kingston (Arbour)

Arctic patrol ships

            Documents, P-35 (Bagnell)

            See also Ship source pollution

Arctic scientific research facilities

            Costs/implementation, Q-267 (Bevington)

Arctic sovereignty see Canadian Arctic Passage; Canadian Northwest Passage; MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

Arctic waters

            Vessels, waste, dumping regulations, M-438 (Bagnell)

            See also Canadian Arctic Passage; Canadian Northwest Passage; Ship source pollution

Arthritis

            Research/treatment, Q-193 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Arthurs, Harry W. see Labour standards

Artists

            Income tax

                        Exemption, M-431 (Martin, Pat)

                        National tax policy, M-434 (Nash)

            Local Community Arts and Artists Sustainability Fund, M-85 (Davies)

            See also  Child pornography—Education; Employment insurance—Self-employed artists and authors

Arts and culture

            Local Arts and Heritage Festivals and Community Historical Anniversaries Programming programs funding, Q-313 (Coderre)

            See also Education—Aboriginal history; Portrait Gallery of Canada; Tomorrow Starts Today program

Asbestos

            Ban, M-15 (Martin, Pat)

            Disease, national registry for asbestos-related disease, establishing, M-489 (Temelkovski)

            Health Canada, Trevor Ogden, November 13 and 14, 2007 study, Q-232 (Martin, Pat)

            Natural Resources Department, blue ribbon panel report, P-44 (Bell, C.)

            Quebec industry, layoffs and closures, government measures, M-486 (Scarpaleggia)

Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor Initiative (APGCI)

            Specific initiatives and projects

                        Q-29 (Julian)

                        Q-90 (Bell, D.)

Assault see Emergency medical services workers; Peace officers; Public transit workers; Sexual assault

Assistant Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole see Chair Occupants

Assisted suicide see Euthanasia

Astronomy see Dunlap Observatory Lands

Atamanenko, Alex (NDP—British Columbia Southern Interior)

            Barley marketing, Q-55

            Bottled water, C-538

            Canada Pension Plan (CPP), M-443

            Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization Program (CAIS), Q-206

            Canadian Wheat Board, M-251

            Depleted uranium (DU) weapons, M-509

            Drinking Water Quality Act, C-538

            Food, M-326

            Food biotechnology, M-444

            Genetically modified food, C-456

            Rail transportation, M-327

            School boards, C-452

            Terminator technology

                        C-448

                        Q-56

            Written questions, Q-55, Q-56, Q-206

Athabaska tar sands

            Government management, criticism, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Cullen, N.)

Athletes

            Income from non-profit club, society or association, income tax exclusion, C-339 (Marston)

Atikamekw First Nations (Manawan, Wemotaci and Opitciwan)

            Aboriginal rights treaty, M-248 (Paquette)

Atlantic Canada see Employment insurance

Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)

            Grants, contributions and loans, Newfoundland and Labrador electoral districts, Q-214 (Simms)

            See also Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)—Regional development evaluations

Atlantic Food and Horticulture Research Centre

            Agriculture and Agri-Food Department officials, meetings, Q-100 (Brison)

Atlantic Fisheries Groundfish Retirement Package see Fisheries

Atlantic Ocean see Canadian Northwest Passage

ATMs see Automated teller machines (ATMs)

Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)

            And Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, ministerial responsibility, M-430 (Bell, C.)

            Ministerial responsibility, C-205 (Kramp)

            Nuclear reactor, Chalk River, ON, operations, C-38

Audio and video recordings see Copyright—Internet; Library Book Rate Program; Literacy—Teaching materials

Auditor General Act

            C-474 (Godfrey)

Auditor General of Canada see Afghanistan—International development assistance; Airport authorities; Corporate interests of Canada (Crown corporations, mixed enterprises, joint enterprises and shared-governance corporations); Foundations

Auditor General Report (2007)

            May Report, Chapter 3 see Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department—Spousal employment

Auditor General Report (2008)

            May Report, Chapter 7 see Canada Border Services Agency—Detention and removal process

Auditors

            Annual financial statements, including information regarding other professional services, C-332 (Martin, Pat)

            Independence, no professional services within two years of appointment, C-317 (Martin, Pat)

Audits see Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization Program (CAIS)

Aung San Suu Kyi

            Burma, political prisoner, honorary Canadian citizenship

                        M-268 (Martin, K.)

                        Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Authors see Employment insurance—Self-employed artists and authors

Autism

            Canadian Autism Day, April 23rd, establishing, C-212 (Stoffer)

Treatment, Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) and Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI), health insurance coverage, C-211 (Stoffer)

Auto theft

            Combatting, M-295 (Martin, Pat)

            Judicial proceedings, first, second or subsequent time, C-526 (Neville)

            Penalties, first, second or subsequent time, C-343 (Scheer)

            Vehicle Identification Numbers (VIN), alteration, C-53

Automated banking machines (ABMs) see Automated teller machines (ATMs)

Automated teller machines (ATMs)

            Electronic transfer of funds or communication of account information, charges/fees, C-429 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            Private ATMs, service charges, regulation, M-104 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            See also Bank fees

Automobile industry

            Canadian production, equivalent dollar requirement/ proportional share of environmentally-advanced vehicles and components, M-510 (Julian)

            Government measures, M-507 (Nash)

            Imports, South Korea free trade agreement

                        International Trade Standing Committee study, M-205 (Redman)

                        Parliamentary debate, M-313 (Sgro)

            See also  Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited

Automobiles/motor vehicles

            Electronic stability control (ESC) system, C-481 (Volpe)

            Fuel consumption, C-468 (Cullen, N.)

            Fuel effieciency see EcoAUTO Rebate Program

            Independent automotive aftermarket installers, diagnostic and repair software, training and information, access, M-236 (Benoit)

            Repairs, on-board diagnostic equipment/technical information, availability, C-425 (Masse)

            Speed limiters, C-568 (Karygiannis)

            See also Antifreeze; Car sharing co-operatives and programs; Cellular telephones; Government vehicles; Hybrid motor vehicles; Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs)

Aviation see Air transportation

Avis de Recherche see Television—Public interest channels

Awards, decorations, medals

            Medals, Canadian Forces, Royal Canadian Mounted Police or police officer service outside Canada, sale or export for sale, prohibition, C-210 (Stoffer)

            See also Canadian Armed Forces—Uniforms; Emergencies/disasters—Domestic operations; Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change—2007; Memorial Cross (Silver Cross); Nobel Peace Prize

 

B

Bachand, Claude (BQ—Saint-Jean)   

            Afghanistan, Supply Proceedings No. 2

Bagnell, Hon. Larry (Lib.—Yukon)

            Access to information, C-470

            Arctic patrol ships, P-35

            Arctic waters, M-438

            Canadian Arctic Passage, M-440

            Canadian Wildlife Service, Q-78, Q-141

            Carbon cap and trade, Q-299

            Dental care, M-442

            EcoAUTO Rebate Program, Q-300

            Energuide Retrofit Program/ecoENERGY Retrofit program, P-29

            Environmental Immigrant and Refugee category, M-439

            Government announcements, Q-301

            Government documents, Q-302

            Government grants and contributions, Q-33, Q-34, Q-139, Q-140

            Mongolia, M-441

            National Fish and Wildlife Heritage Commission, C-522

            Ship source pollution, Q-258

            Survey on the Importance of Nature to Canadians, C-522

            Trudeau, Right Hon. Pierre Elliott, M-437

            Written questions, Q-33, Q-34, Q-78, Q-139, Q-140, Q-141, Q-258, Q-299, Q-300, Q-301, Q-302

Bagotville, QC see Canadian Armed Forces—Airborne battalions

Bail (interim release)

            Serious personal injury offence, C-519 (Batters)

            Violent crime, bail not permitted, C-350 (Thompson, M.)

            See also  Firearms—Use in commission of serious offences

Bains, Hon. Navdeep (Lib.—MississaugaBrampton South)

            Dumping and subsidization (trade), C-574

            National Blood Donor Week, S-220

            Security certificates, C-345

            Sikhism, M-127

Bank Act

            C-335 (Martin, Pat)

            C-429 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Bank fees

            Annual statement, Financial Consumer Agency of Canada powers, M-216 (Lavallée)

            See also Automated teller machines (ATMs)—Fees

Bank for International Settlements (Immunity) Act

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Bank of Canada Act

            C-50

                                Government Business No. 7

                                Ways and Means No. 10

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

            S-201 (Warkentin)

Bankruptcy

            Employees, wages and pensions, priority/protection

                        C-12

                                    Ways and Means No. 1

                        C-270 (Charlton)

                        Implementation, Bill C-12, coming into force/order in council, Q-183 (Lavallée)

            See also Student loans

Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act

            C-12

                        Ways and Means No. 1

            C-228 (McDonough)

            C-270 (Charlton)

Banks

            Mergers, C-335 (Martin, Pat)

Barbot, Vivian (BQ—Papineau)

            Government programs, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            World Food Programme (WFP), Supply Proceedings No. 8

Bargery, Richard

            Health Canada, contract number (4500173728), November 12, 2007, Q-254 (Bevington)

Barley marketing

            Canadian Wheat Board

                        Monopoly/commercial dispute resolution

                                    C-46

                                    M-487 (Martin, Pat)

                        Plebiscite, "marketing choice" campaign, Q-55 (Atamanenko)

Barnes, Hon. Sue (Lib.—London West)   

            Border officers, Q-2

            Firearms registry (Canadian Firearms Program), Q-4

            National Crime Prevention Centre, Q-3

            Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Q-1

            Status of Women Canada M-400

            Written questions, Q-1, Q-2, Q-3, Q-4

Batchewana First Nation see First Nations—Government funding

Batters, Dave (CPC—Palliser)

            Bail (interim release), C-519

Batticaloa, Sri Lanka

            Sri Lankan civil war impact, humanitarian crisis, M-314 (Guarnieri)

BC Ferries

            Trans-Canada Highway system transportation link/funding, M-397 (Martin, K.)

Beaches—East York constituency see Government grants and contributions

Beaumier, Colleen (Lib.—Brampton West)   

            Old Age Security, C-362

Beauséjour constituency see Government grants and contributions

Bednet Program

            Malaria prevention measure, reinstatement, M-208 (Martin, K.)

Beechwood Cemetery see National Cemetery of Canada

Beef industry see Livestock producers

Bélanger, Hon. Mauril (Lib.—OttawaVanier)

            Library Book Rate Program, Q-134

            National Cemetery of Canada, C-408

            Official Languages Action Plan, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Written questions, Q-134

Bell, Catherine (NDP—Vancouver Island North)

            Adoption, C-509

            Asbestos, P-44

            Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL), M-430

            Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, C-508

            Floatplane safety

                        P-48

                        Q-294

            Forest industry

                        M-301

                        Q-10

            Literacy, Q-66

            National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries, Q-159

            Oil and gas tankers

                        C-571

                        Q-11, Q-65

            Oil spills, Q-241

            Softwood Lumber Agreement, M-171

            Water, Q-9

            Written questions, Q-9, Q-10, Q-11, Q-65, Q-66, Q-159, Q-241, Q-294

Bell, Don (Lib.—North Vancouver)

            Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor Initiative (APGCI), Q-90

            Canadian Motion Picture Industry Secretariat, C-453

            Disease, M-426

            Income trusts, Q-88

            Summer Career Placement Program, Q-87

            Visistor visas, Q-89

            Written questions, Q-87, Q-88, Q-89, Q-90

Bellavance, André (BQ—Richmond—Arthabaska)

            Registered Pension Plan (RPP), C-445

Benatta, Benemar

            Algerian citizen, refugee claimant/terrorist suspect, September 12, 2001 transfer to United States, public review, M-448 (Siksay)

Bennett, Hon. Carolyn (Lib.—St. Paul's)

            Drugs and pharmaceuticals, C-378

Benoit, Leon (CPC—Vegreville—Wainwright)

            Automobiles/motor vehicles, M-236

Bernier, Hon. Maxime (CPC—Beauce; Minister of Foreign Affairs until May 26, 2008)

            Resignation as Foreign Affairs Minister, classified documents left at residence of Julie Couillard, national security implications, independent inquiry, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Dosanjh)

Betancourt, Ingrid

            Colombia, Senator and presidential election candidate, February 23, 2002 kidnapping/release, Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Betting see Gambling; Video lottery terminals and slot machines

Beverages see Meal and beverage expenses

Bevilacqua, Hon. Maurizio (Lib.—Vaughan)

            Immigration, Supply Proceedings No. 8

Bevington, Dennis (NDP—Western Arctic)

            Arctic scientific research facilities, Q-267

            Bargery, Richard, Q-254

            Canada Coat of Arms, M-100

            Deh Cho First Nations, Q-13

            Energy, Q-12

            Indian bands/reserves, Q-230

            Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board, Q-229

            Marine transportation, Q-133

            Northern Residents Deduction

                        Q-14

                        Q-221

            Western Arctic constituency, C-573

            Written questions, Q-12, Q-13, Q-14, Q-133, Q-221, Q-229, Q-230, Q-254, Q-267

Bezan, James (CPC—Selkirk—Interlake)   

            Caregivers, M-256

            Fuel taxes, M-246

            Ukrainian Famine and Genocide Memorial Day, C-459

Bicycles

            And adult tricycles and  related goods and services, Goods and Services Tax (GST), elimination, C-572 (Murray)

            Goods and Services Tax (GST), elimination, C-570 (Murphy, S.)

            See also Cycling

Bigras, Bernard (BQ—Rosemont—La Petite-Patrie)

            Greenhouse gas emissions, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Kyoto Protocol

                        P-36

                        Q-98   

                        Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Television, C-327

            Written questions, Q-98

Bilingualism see Official languages policy/bilingualism

Bill of Rights for Seniors

            Establishing, M-373 (Szabo)

Bills

            Government bills from previous session, Government Business No. 1

            Private Senator Public Bills

                        List, Other Business No. 5

                        Precedence list, amendment to Standing Orders, M-500 (Sorenson)

Bills of Exchange Act

            C-564 (Davies)

Biofuels

            Environmental, economic and social costs, study, M-528 (Martin, K.)

Biospheres see UNESCO-designated Biosphere Reserves

Biotechnology see Food biotechnology; Genetically modified fish; Genetically modified food; Genetically modified organisms; Genetically modified plants; Genome Canada; Terminator technology; Transgenic animals; Transgenic organisms

Bisphenol A (BPA)

            Health risks, prohibition/regulations

                        C-439 (Scarpaleggia)

                        C-497 (Dewar)

Bisphenol A (BPA) Control Act

            C-439 (Scarpaleggia)

            C-497 (Dewar)

Black, Dawn (NDP—New Westminster—Coquitlam)

            1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991), M-258

            Afghanistan

                        P-34

                        Q-71

            Canada-Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission detainee transfer agreement, P-33

            Canadian Armed Forces

                        C-466

                        Q-73

            Child luring, C-511, C-512

            Civil Assistance Plan, P-38

            Cormorant Helicopters, Q-72

            Dangerous offenders, M-345

            Employment insurance, C-420

            Evergreen Line (light rail transit project), Q-265

            Golden Ears Bridge, M-250

            Independent Panel on Canada’s Future Role in Afghanistan, Q-97

            Iran, M-288

            Korean War, M-506

            National Defence Department (DND), P-39

            New Westminster—Coquitlam constituency, C-340

            Offenders, M-238

            Organ harvesting, M-361

            Prevention of Torture Act, C-551

            Refugees, M-284

            Search and rescue (SAR), M-283

            Sprinkler systems, M-505

            Torture, C-551

            Warrants of arrest or committal, C-413

            Written questions, Q-71, Q-72, Q-73, Q-97, Q-265

Black History Month see Da Costa, Mathieu (-1607)

Blais, Raynald (BQ—Gaspésie—Îles-de-la-Madeleine)

            Canada Employment Insurance Commission, C-344, C-357

            Employment insurance, C-344, C-357

            Employment Insurance Account, C-344, C-357

Blaney, Steven (CPC—Lévis—Bellechasse)

            Lévis—Bellechasse constituency, C-359

Blood samples see Impaired driving

Blood supply see National Blood Donor Week

Blue-green algae

            Farmers, 10-metre buffer zone, compensation/dishwashing detergents containing phosphorus, prohibition, C-546 (Mulcair)

            See also Dishwasher and laundry detergents

Boards of education

            Goods and Services Tax (GST) exemption, M-396 (Martin, K.)

Boating see Small Craft Harbours Program

Bombs see Cluster bombs

Bonsant, France (BQ—Compton—Stanstead)

            Family leave, C-550

            Victims of crime, M-468

Book-making see Gambling

Books and pamphlets

            Goods and Services Tax (GST), elimination, C-229 (McDonough)

            See also Amblyopia; Literacy—Teaching materials

Border, Canadian see Cross-border business and investment; Customs services; Imports—Shipments; Windsor-Essex Border Development and Protection Authority

Border officers

            Firearms, Q-2 (Barnes)

Boshcoff, Ken (Lib.—Thunder Bay—Rainy River)

            Aboriginal education, Q-147

            Competition, C-441

            Environment Department, Q-162

            House of Commons, M-152

            Ianiero, Dominic and Nancy, Q-112

            Public transportation projects, M-183

            Written questions, Q-112, Q-147, Q-162

Bosnia and Herzegovena see Srebrenica massacre

Bottled water

            Health/environment risks, regulation, M-387 (Dewar)

            Labelling, regulation, C-514 (Dewar)

            Standards, Food and Drug Regulations, Division 12 /Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality, C-538 (Atamanenko)

Bottled Water Labelling Act

            C-514 (Dewar)

Bouchard, Robert (BQ—Chicoutimi—Le Fjord)

            Canadian Armed Forces, Q-255

            Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, Q-310

            Education, post-secondary, C-207

            Written questions, Q-255, Q-310

Bourgeois, Diane (BQ—Terrebonne—Blainville)

            Dumping and subsidization (trade), C-411

Bowie Seamount

            Marine Protected Area designation, M-193 (Crowder)

BPA see Bisphenol A (BPA)

Bramalea—Gore—Malton constituency see Government grants and contributions

BramptonSpringdale constituency see Government grants and contributions

Brant constituency

            Name, change to Brantford—Brant—Six Nations, C-383 (St. Amand)

Brantford—Brant—Six Nations constituency see Brant constituency

Break and enter crimes

            Instruments, possession, C-13

Breast Implant Registry

            Establishing, C-312 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Breast Implant Registry Act

            C-312 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Breitkreuz, Garry (CPC—Yorkton—Melville)

            Gun control, M-113

            Hunting, trapping and fishing, M-247

            Property rights, C-223

Bretton Woods and Related Agreements

            Human rights, including

                        M-175 (Paquette)

                        M-392 (Paquette)

Bribery see Members of Parliament

Bridges and tunnels

            Canada-United States projects, government funding/ownership, M-123 (Masse)

            See also Golden Ears Bridge; Kinsol Trestle

Brison, Hon. Scott (Lib.—Kings—Hants)

            Atlantic Food and Horticulture Research Centre, Q-100

            Laboratories, Q-99

            MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Written questions, Q-99, Q-100

British Columbia see Dziekanski, Robert; Fish farms; Health care workers; Highways and roads; Oil and gas industry; Oil and gas tankers; Oil spills; South Fraser Perimeter Road

British Somaliland see Somaliland, Republic of

Broadcasting

            And telecommunications, Quebec control

                        C-540 (Laforest)

                        Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Mourani)

                        Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Paquette)

            See also Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC); Elections—Advertising; Telecommunications; Television; Video production

Broadcasting Act

            C-234 (Pacetti)

            C-313 (St-Hilaire)

            C-327 (Bigras)

            C-540 (Laforest)

Brominated flame retardants see Fire retardants

Brown, Gord (CPC—Leeds—Grenville)

            Caregivers, C-542

            Weapons, C-393

Brown, Patrick (CPC—Barrie)   

            Medical doctors, C-405

Brunelle, Paule (BQ—Trois-Rivières)

            Manufacturing and forestry sectors, Supply Proceedings No. 2

Budget 2006 (May 2, 2006)

            Finance Minister, Question and Answer Package, P-30 (McCallum)

Budget 2007 (March 19, 2007)

            Implementation

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

Budget 2008 (February 26, 2008)

            Finance Standing Committee pre-budget consultations, Take note debate, Government Business No. 2

            Gender-based analysis, Q-213 (Minna)

            Implementation

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

            Order of the Day designated, Ways and Means No. 6

            See also Fiscal policy

Budget and Economic Statement Implementation Act, 2007

            C-28

Budget Implementation Act, 1998

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Budget Implementation Act, 2006

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Budget Implementation Act, 2008

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Budgetary policies

            Government approach, “corporate giveaways”, criticism, Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Layton)

Building and Fire Codes see Sprinkler systems

Building Canada Fund

            Project funding, Q-314 (Russell)

            See also Sport infrastructure

Burma

            Canadian government sanctions, Canadian companies, individuals and public pension fund investment, Q-207 (Dewar)

            Cyclone Nargis, military regime response/seizure of international aid, Resolution, Other Business No. 3

            Human rights violations, Canadian policy, M-157 (McDonough)

            Investment in extractive or other industries, ban, M-257 (Marston)

            Trade

                        Ban, M-203 (Wilfert)

                        Special Economic Measures Act, invoking, M-394 (Dewar)

            See also Aung San Suu Kyi

Burnaby, BC see World Police and Firefighters Games, Burnaby, 2009

Burnaby—New Wesminster constituency see Government grants and contributions

Burns Bog see South Fraser Perimeter Road

Bus drivers and transit operators

            Assault while performing duties, penalties, M-350 (Julian)

Business Development Bank of Canada see Student loans

Business Development Bank of Canada Act

            C-309 (Stoffer)

            C-330 (Martin, Pat)

Business expenses see Cabinet Ministers—Offices—Travel and hospitality expenses; Construction industry; Government contracts—Bidders; Meal tax credit; Wages and salaries—Corporations

By-elections

            Dates, formula, establishing, M-478 (Angus)

            See also House of Commons—Vacancies; Members of Parliament—Party affiliation

Byrne, Hon. Gerry (Lib.—Humber—St. Barbe—Baie Verte)

            Airline Passenger Bill of Rights, M-465

 

C

Cabinet Committee on Sustainable Development see Sustainable development

Cabinet Ministers

            Offices, redecorating and renovation projects, costs, Q-274 (Angus)

            Resignation see Bernier, Hon. Maxime

            Travel and hospitality expenses, Q-58 (Godin)

            See also Afghanistan—Meetings and planning; Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL); Budget 2006 (May 2, 2006)—Finance Minister; Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission; Citizesnhip and Immigration Minister; Government documents; Government grants and contributions; Housing—National strategy; Income Security Minister of State; National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries; Peace and security—Promotion; Safe Injection Site (SIS)—Recognition/ministerial exemption; Secretary of State for Seniors; Seniors ministry; Statements by Ministers; Sustainable development—National strategy; Temporary Residence Permits

Cadets Canada

            National policy, implementing, M-521 (Martin, K.)

CAIS see Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization Program (CAIS)

Calendar dates

            Numerical expression, year/month/day, C-310 (Epp)

Calgary Southwest constituency see Government grants and contributions

Cambridge constituency

            Name, change to CambridgeNorth Dumfries, C-325 (Goodyear)

Canada Access Grants

            Improvements, M-417 (Savoie)

            Students with permanent disabilities and students from low-income families, C-284 (Regan)

            See also Education, post-secondary

Canada-Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission detainee transfer agreement

            P-33 (Black)

Canada Border Services Agency

            Detention and removal process, Auditor General May 2008 report, Q-273 (Thibault, L.)

            See also Border officers; Customs services; Imports—Shipments

Canada Business Corporations Act

            C-62

            C-270 (Charlton)

            C-317 (Martin, Pat)

            C-332 (Martin, Pat)

            C-482 (Picard)

Canada Coat of Arms

            Motto, coasts on three oceans, reflecting, M-100 (Bevington)

            Original Peoples, recognition, M-511 (Martin, Pat)

Canada Consumer Product Safety Act

            C-52

Canada Corporations Act

            C-62

Canada Council for the Arts Act

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation Act

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

Canada Disability Savings Act

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Canada Disability Savings Grants see Registered Disability Savings Plan

Canada Economic Development for the Regions of Quebec (CED-Q) see Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec

Canada Education Savings Act

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Canada–EFTA Free Trade Agreement Implementation Act

            C-55

Canada Elections Act

            C-6

            C-16

            C-18

            C-20

            C-29

            C-203 (Kramp)

            C-341 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            C-353 (Stoffer)

            C-419 (Savage)

            C-465 (Guimond)

Canada Employment Insurance Commission

            Membership

                        C-344 (Blais)

                        C-357 (Blais)

Canada Employment Insurance Financing Board

            Establishment

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

Canada Employment Insurance Financing Board Act

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Canada-European Free Trade Association agreement

            C-55

Canada Evidence Act

            C-3

            C-299 (Rajotte)

            C-310 (Epp)

            C-426 (Ménard, S.)

            C-523 (Alghabra)

Canada Fisheries Tribunal

            Establishing, C-32

Canada Gazette see Government announcements

Canada Grain Act

            C-39

Canada Health Act

            C-211 (Stoffer)

Canada Immigration (Permanent Resident) Visas

            Application processing, private company contracts

                        Background, costs, studies, Q-289 (Chow)

                        Personal information, security, Q-292 (Chow)

                        VFS Global, P-47 (Chow)

Canada Labour Code

            C-40

            C-236 (Martin, Pat)

            C-240 (Stoffer)

            C-375 (Nash)

            C-409 (Alghabra)

            C-415 (Silva)

            C-482 (Picard)

            C-487 (Masse)

            C-509 (Bell, C.)

            C-542 (Brown, G.)

            C-550 (Bonsant)

            C-561 (Martin, T.)

            See also Labour standards

Canada Marine Act

            C-23

Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation

            Expiry, government measures

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        M-277 (Savoie)

                        Q-104 (Savage)

                        Q-240 (Savage)

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

            Profits, allocation, M-98 (Davies)

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation Act

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

Canada National Parks Act

            C-11

Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act

            C-62

Canada–New Brunswick Municipal Rural Infrastructure Fund

            Projects, Q-111 (Scott)

Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Resources Accord Implementation Act

            C-10

                        Ways and Means No. 2

            C-15

Canada Oil and Gas Operations Act

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Canada Peace Initiatives Act

            C-515 (McDonough)

Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-491 (Folco)

            C-560 (Valley)

            Administration, allegations of benefits denied due to departmental error, statistics, Q-161 (Martin, T.)

            Clawback, military and Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) pensions

                        C-221 (Stoffer)

                        C-502 (Stoffer)

                        M-362 (Casey)

                        Q-263 (Casey)

            Contributions

                        Donations to establish eligibility for benefits, M-374 (Casey)

                        Non-posted contributions, Q-165 (Charlton)

            Disability benefits

                        Applications, Q-166 (Charlton)

                        Episodic disabilities, C-491 (Folco)

                        Waiting period, terminal illness cases, M-420 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            Farmers and sole proprietor businesses, contributions, M-443 (Atamanenko)

            Police and firefighters, early entitlement

                        C-306 (Watson)

                        M-25 (Stoffer)

            Reciprocal agreements, Pacific Rim countries, negotiations, M-132 (Dhaliwal)

            Retroactive benefits, C-336 (Charlton)

            Workers' compensation payments, including as "pensionable employment", M-116 (Masse)

            See also Caregivers—Family caregivers; Pension Ombudsman; Pensions—Biweekly basis

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board see Tobacco industry

Canada Port Authorities

            Funding/governance, C-23

Canada-Portugal Day

            June 10th, establishing

                        C-449 (Chow)

                        M-346 (Chow)

Canada-Portugal Day Act

            C-449 (Chow)

Canada Post Corporation

            Real property or immovable, sale and disposition, C-372 (St-Cyr)

            See also Library Book Rate Program; Postal service

Canada Post Corporation Act

            C-14

            C-372 (St-Cyr)

            C-440 (Zed)

            C-458 (Tweed)

Canada Post-Secondary Education Act

            C-398 (Savoie)

Canada Remembers program see Community Engagement Partnership Fund

Canada Shipping Act

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

Canada Shipping Act, 2001

            C-571 (Bell, C.)

Canada Social Transfer

            Transition protection payments to Saskatchewan and Nunavut

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund see Infrastructure

Canada Student Financial Assistance Act

            C-40

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-284 (Regan)

Canada Student Loans Act

            C-40

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-309 (Stoffer)

            C-330 (Martin, Pat)

Canada Student Loans Program

            Debt reduction and interest relief programs, Q-282 (Savage)

            Health professionals working in underserviced areas, loan forgiveness, M-514 (Martin, K.)

            Statistics, Q-281 (Savage)

            See also Medical residents; Student loans

Canada Summer Jobs Program

            Statistics, Q-77 (Martin, T.)

            See also Human Resources and Social Development Canada; Summer Career Placement Program

Canada Transportation Act

            C-7

            C-8

            C-23

            C-539 (St-Cyr)

Canada-United States relations see Bridges and tunnels; Civil Assistance Plan; North American Future 2025 Project; Softwood Lumber Agreement

Canada-United States Tax Convention Act, 1984

            S-2

Canada-United States Tax Treaty

            Amendment, S-2

Canada Water Export Prohibition Act

            C-259 (Martin, Pat)

Canada Water Preservation Act

            C-535 (Scarpaleggia)

Canada’s Action Plan Against Racism

            Government grants, loans and loan guarantees, Q-297 (Kadis)

Canada's Clean Air and Climate Change Act

            C-468 (Cullen, N.)

Canada’s National Aerial Surveillance Program (CNASP) see Ship source pollution

Canadian Aerospace Technology Protection Act

            C-534 (St. Amand)

Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization Program (CAIS)

            Appeals process, Q-206 (Atamanenko)

            Audits, evaluation reports or analysis, P-1 (Easter)

Canadian Apparel and Textile Industry Program (CATIP) see Textile and clothing industry

Canadian Arctic Passage

            Arctic sovereignty policy/renaming Northwest Passage, M-440 (Bagnell)

Canadian Armed Forces

            Airborne battalions, Trenton, Comox, Bagotville and Goose Bay, infrastructure, funding and troops, Q-255 (Bouchard)

            Aircraft see Search and rescue (SAR)

            CFB Goose Bay see 5 Wing Goose Bay

            Disability pensions

                        Lump sum payment/pension, M-304 (Martin, K.)

                        Premiums, payment, M-303 (Martin, K.)

            Food services, private franchises, process, Q-73 (Black)

            Foreign missions, offensive facet, House of Commons ratification, C-513 (Mourani)

            Health care

                        Centre for Excellence in Health, Victoria, BC, establishing, M-523 (Martin, K.)

                        Medical files, Deer Lodge Hospital, Q-150 (Paquette)

                        Primary health care clinics and daycare facilities, M-214 (Martin, K.)

            Pensions see Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Clawback; Canadian Armed Forces—Disability pensions; Survivor          benefits; Veterans' benefits/pensions

            Recruitment, citizenship, expedited for military service, C-232 (Hawn)

            Reserves

                        Job protection

                                    C-466 (Black)

                                    M-305 (Martin, K.)

                        Leaves of absence, student loan payment deferral, federal public service job protection, C-40

                        Regular Force members, former, reintroduction, M-210 (Martin, K.)

            Uniforms, insignia and decorations, unauthorized wearing, M-109 (Hill)

            See also 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991); 5 Wing Goose Bay; Afghanistan; Air transportation—Safety; Anthrax vaccine; Awards, decorations, medals; Cadets Canada; Civil Assistance Plan; Conscription; Cormorant Helicopters; Courts martial; Depleted uranium (DU) weapons; Elections; Emergencies/disasters—Domestic operations; Marine transportation; Memorial Cross (Silver Cross); Memorial Wall of Names; Military justice system; Military memorial sites; Moments of silence; National Appreciation Day; National Defence Official Languages Program Transformation Model; Peacekeeping; Postal service; Post-traumatic stress disorder; Protective Services National Day of Appreciation; Search and rescue (SAR); Veterans; Victoria class submarines; Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)

Canadian Autism Day Act

            C-212 (Stoffer)

Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs) see Airports—Firefighters

Canadian Bill of Rights

            C-223 (Breitkreuz)

            C-242 (Stoffer)

Canadian Border Services Agency see Airports

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

            Hamilton, ON, radio station, establishing, Canadian Heritage Standing Committee, Sixth Report, M-490 (Charlton)

Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms see Medical procedures; Property rights

Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms Day

            April 17th, establishing, C-485 (Telegdi)

Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms Day Act

            C-485 (Telegdi)

Canadian Coast Guard see Marine transportation

Canadian Commercial Corporation Act

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

Canadian Content see Canadian Made products and services; Canadian symbolic and promotional materials; Postage stamps—Country of printing; Public transportation projects

Canadian Dairy Commission Act

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

            C-33

            C-274 (Kadis)

            C-298 (Minna)

            C-307 (Cullen, N.)

            C-425 (Masse)

            C-439 (Scarpaleggia)

            C-468 (Cullen, N.)

            C-469 (André)

            C-497 (Dewar)

            C-546 (Mulcair)

Canadian Firearms Program see Firearms registry (Canadian Firearms Program)

Canadian flag see Flag Day; Peacekeeping; Remembrance Day (November 11); Workers—Lives lost on job

Canadian Food Inspection Agency see Pet food

Canadian Forces Provost Marshall see Military justice system

Canadian Forces Superannuation Act

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-202 (Kramp)

            C-221 (Stoffer)

            C-238 (Stoffer)

            C-379 (Stoffer)

            C-502 (Stoffer)

Canadian Grain Commission

            Mandate, C-39

Canadian Heritage Department see Arts and culture; Celebrate Canada! program

Canadian Heritage Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 1

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 7

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 15

            See also Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)—Hamilton

Canadian Human Rights Act

            C-322 (Ménard, R.)

            C-326 (Siksay)

            Section 13(1) see Hate messages

            Section 67, Indian Act exception, repeal, C-21

Canadian Human Rights Commission see Aboriginal people—Human rights protection

Canadian Human Rights Tribunal see Pay equity

Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) see Afghanistan—Judiciary; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Orphans; TransFair Canada licensed coffee

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

            Membership

                        Appointments/trade union dumping inquiries, C-472 (Paquette)

                        Labour organization representation, C-533 (Julian)

Canadian International Trade Tribunal Act

            C-55

            C-533 (Julian)

Canadian Islamic History Month

            October, designating, Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Canadian Made products and services

            ‘Made in Canada’ matter, promoting, M-433 (Nash)

Canadian Mission in Afghanistan Special Committee

            Establishing, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Rae)

            Order of reference, Business Respecting Committees—Special Committees

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Special Committees

Canadian Motion Picture Industry Secretariat

            Establishing, C-453 (Bell, D.)

Canadian Motion Picture Industry Secretariat Act

            C-453 (Bell, D.)

Canadian Multiculturalism Act

            C-505 (Paquette)

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

            Establishing, C-42

Canadian Northwest Passage

            Water passage between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans, renaming, M-508 (Kramp)

Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

            Ministerial responsibility, Environment Minister designated, C-508 (Bell, C.)

            See also Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)

Canadian Older Adult Justice Agency

            C-360 (St. Amand)

Canadian Pacific Railway see Chinese railway labourers

Canadian Passport Order see Passports—Refusal

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)

            Decisions and orders within six months after a public hearing, C-234 (Pacetti)

Canadian Safe Drinking Water Act

            C-250 (Stoffer)

Canadian Soldiers' and Peacekeepers' Memorial Wall Act

            C-417 (Mark)

Canadian Standards Association see Recreational snow sport helmets

Canadian Submarine Management Group see Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)

Canadian Sustainability Act

            C-437 (Julian)

Canadian symbolic and promotional materials

            Purchase and distribution, "Made-in-Canada" policy, M-35 (Julian)

Canadian Transportation Accident Investigation and Safety Board Act

            C-7

Canadian Wheat Board

            Board of directors

                        Election

                                    Advertising and administration expenses, reimbursement, M-251 (Atamanenko)

                                    Electors, producer eligibility criteria, C-57

                        Powers, C-498 (Simard)

            See also Barley marketing

Canadian Wheat Board Act

            C-46

            C-57

            C-498 (Simard)

Canadian Wildlife Service

            Funding cutbacks

                        Q-78 (Bagnell)

                        Q-141 (Bagnell)

            See also Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport

Cannabis see Marijuana

Cancer see Child Cancer Awareness Month; Colorectal cancer; Ovarian cancer; Prostate cancer

Cancer research

            Government funding, Q-270 (Casey)

Candy

            Children's toys resemblance, warning label, M-20 (Stoffer)

Cannan, Ron (CPC—KelownaLake Country)

            Impaired driving, C-376

            Passports, M-273

Cap and trade systems see Carbon cap and trade

Cape Breton—Canso constituency see Human Resources and Social Development Canada—Projects

Capital gains tax

            Lifetime expemption

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            See also Charitable donations—Securities; Fishing property; Private foundations; Real estate—Investments

Capital punishment see Death penalty

Capital taxes

            Elimination, financial incentives to provinces

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

Car sharing co-operatives and programs

            Tax incentives, M-422 (Davies)

Carbon cap and trade

            Studies, Q-299 (Bagnell)

Carbon capture and storage

            Government payments to Saskatchewan and Nova Scotia

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

Cardin, Serge (BQ—Sherbrooke)

            Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP), Supply Proceedings No. 8

Caregiver Tax Credit

            Equivalent value of the government subsidy per patient provided to nursing homes, M-339 (Charlton)

Caregivers

            Children, illness/parental employment insurance benefits

                        Health care outside region,  C-518 (D’Amours)

                        Serious medical condition, C-542 (Brown, G.)

            Family caregivers

                        Canada Pension Plan (CPP), "dropout" or exemption period, M-134 (Charlton)

                        Canada Pension Plan participation, M-342 (Charlton)

                        Canada Pension Plan, voluntary contributions, M-344 (Charlton)

                        Employment insurance benefits, M-341 (Charlton)

            Live-in relative 65 years of age or older, or who has mental or physical infirmity, personal tax credit equivalent to long-term residential care facility subsidy, C-434 (Stoffer)

            Medical expenses, income tax deduction, C-209 (Stoffer)

            Research program, establishing, M-256 (Bezan)

            See also Compassionate care leave; Family leave; Homecare; Income-splitting

Carrier, Robert (BQ—Alfred-Pellan)

            Old Age Security, C-490

CARs see Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs)

Casey, Bill (Ind.Cumberland—Colchester—Musquodoboit Valley)

            Arar, Maher, Q-146

            Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

                        M-362, M-374

                        Q-263

            Cancer research, Q-270

            Dziekanski, Robert, Q-145

            Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department, Q-148

            Nappan Experimental Farm, Q-23

            Port Divestiture Program, Q-268

            Postal service, Q-19

            Torture, Q-218

            Veterans' benefits/pensions, M-375

            Victoria class submarines, Q-219, Q-222

            Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)

                        P-40

                        Q-182, Q-227

            Written questions, Q-19, Q-23, Q-145, Q-146, Q-148, Q-182, Q-218, Q-219, Q-222, Q-227, Q-263, Q-268, Q-270

Casinos see Video lottery terminals and slot machines

Cat Lake First Nation

            School, construction, Q-293 (Valley)

CATIP see Canadian Apparel and Textile Industry Program (CATIP)

Cats see Dog or cat fur products

Cattle see Rail transportation—Farm animal safety

CBC see Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

CDOs see Collateralized debt obligations (CDOs)

CEDAW see United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

CED-Q see Canada Economic Development for the Regions of Quebec (CED-Q)

Celebrate Canada! Program

            Funding, statistics by electoral district, Q-91 (Siksay)

            See also Quebec City, QC—400th anniversary

Cellular telephones

            Hand-held cellular telephone, use while operating motor vehicle on a highway, prohibition, C-323 (Pacetti)

Monthly subscription, PCS and cellular spectrum licences, additional fee or charge prohibited, C-555 (McGuinty)

            See also Telecommunications—Service providers

Cenotaph/Monument Restoration Program

            Grants and contributions, Q-123 (Russell)

Cenotaphs see War memorials and cenotaphs

Censorship see Film industry—Tax incentives

Center for Strategic and International Studies see North American Future 2025 Project

Centre for Best Health Care Practices

            Establishing, M-206 (Martin, K.)

Centres for Excellence in Health see Canadian Armed Forces—Health care

CFB Goose Bay see 5 Wing Goose Bay

Chair Occupants

            Other Business No. 1

Chalk River, ON see Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)—Nuclear reactor

Chance for Life Fund see Disease—Rare diseases

Charitable donations

            Computation, “total charitable gifts”, C-476 (Masse)

            Income tax deduction, equivalent to tax deductions for donations made to political parties, M-519 (Martin, K.)

            Securities, capital gains exemption

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 7

            Tax benefits

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

            See also Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Contributions; Drugs and pharmaceuticals; National Philanthropy Day; Private foundations

Charitable organizations/foundations see Medical devices and equipment

Charlottetown constituency see Government grants and contributions

Charlton, Chris (NDP—Hamilton Mountain)

            Bankruptcy, C-270

            Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

                        C-336

                        Q-165, Q-166

            Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), M-490

            Caregiver Tax Credit, M-339

            Caregivers, M-134, M-341, M-342, M-344

            Chronic disease, M-343

            Construction industry, C-390

            Consumer Price Index, M-423, M-424

            Elder Abuse Awareness Day, M-180

            Food safety, M-435

            Foreign corporate takeovers, Q-37

            Government grants and contributions, Q-283, Q-284, Q-285, Q-286

            Homecare, M-340

            Military memorial sites, M-456

            Oil and Gas Ombudsman, C-442

            Pensions, M-133

            Remembrance Day (November 11), C-363

            Senior citizens, M-128, M-136

            Seniors ministry, M-135

            Wages and salaries, C-418

            Written questions, Q-37, Q-165, Q-166, Q-283, Q-284, Q-285, Q-286

Charter of the French Language

            Labour relations, enterprises under federal jurisdiction located in Quebec, compliance, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Paquette)

            Quebec, application, C-482 (Picard)

Chemicals see Antifreeze; Bisphenol A (BPA); Dishwasher and laundry detergents; Fire retardants; Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS); Pesticides and herbicides; Phosphates/phosphorus; Phthalates; Poison

Cheque cashing services

            Low-income earners, M-50 (Davies)

            Stop-payment orders/cancellation, cashing of cheques prohibited, C-564 (Davies)

            See also Financial services—Fringe financial services

Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Office (Elections Canada)

            House of Commons full and complete confidence, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Guimond)

Child Cancer Awareness Month

            September, establishing, M-353 (Priddy)

Child care

            Child care spaces

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            Early learning and child care national program, C-303 (Savoie)

            Federal-provincial agreements, M-3 (Silva)

            See also Aboriginal child health care; Canadian Armed Forces—Health care, Primary health care clinics; Taxation—Families; Universal Child Care Benefit

Child combatants

            Human rights violation/ban, M-140 (Silva)

See also Khadr, Omar

Child development

            National Head Start or Early Learning Program, implementing, M-522 (Martin, K.)

Child first principle see Aboriginal child health care

Child fitness tax credit

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

            See also Tax credits—Public transit tax credit

Child labour

            Child-labour-free labels, M-47 (Davies)

Child luring

            Definition, C-511 (Black)

            Internet use, sentences, C-13

            Offences committed outside Canada, C-512 (Black)

Child pornography

            Access, failure to prevent

                        C-347 (Grewal)

                        C-388 (Silva)

            Education or art defence, C-430 (Lemieux)

            Internet access/distribution

                        C-214 (Stoffer)

                        C-506 (Redman)

            See also Internet service providers; Passports—Refusal

Child poverty

            Elimination, M-378 (Martin, Pat)

Child prostitution see Passports—Refusal

Child sexual abuse and exploitation

            Advertising of the means to sexually exploit a child, offense, establishing, M-355 (Smith)

            Communicating for purpose of procuring, attempting to procure or soliciting another person to commit a sexual offence, C-486 (Smith)

            See also Child luring; Passports—Refusal; Pedophiles

Child sexual predators

            Sentences, C-337 (Hanger)

            See also Passports—Refusal; Pedophiles

Child soldiers see Child combatants

Children

            Correction/discipline, use of force, S-209 (Jennings)

            Unborn children, injury or death when offence committed against pregnant mother, C-484 (Epp)

            See also Aboriginal child health care; Adoption; Advertising; Candy; Caregivers; Diapers; Employment insurance—Pregnancy; Families; Family leave; Federal enforcement officers—Death in line of duty; Income-splitting; Orphans; Parental leave; Parents—Divorce; Parents-to-Children Play Campaign; Passports—Refusal; Pregnancy; Trafficking in persons (human trafficking); Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes

Children’s products (toys)

            Noise levels, limits, C-541 (Wasylyscia-Leis)

China

            Group of 15 individuals detained and imprisoned, reunification with families in Canada

                        M-245 (Smith)

                        M-260 (Smith)

            Human rights violations, Canadian government policy, M-7 (McDonough)

            Trade and tourism, promoting, M-512 (Murray)

            See also Falun Gong; Organ harvesting; Tourism

Chinese Canadians

            Chinese Head Tax and Chinese Immigration Act, 1923, apology/compensation

                        Government measures

                                    M-11 (McDonough)

                                    M-66 (Davies

                                    M-176 (Chow)

                                    M-281 (Chow)

Chinese community see Indonesia

Chinese Head Tax see Chinese Canadians

Chinese Immigration Act, 1923 see Chinese Canadians

Chinese railway labourers

            Canadian Pacific Railway construction, role, recognition, M-34 (Julian)

Chow, Olivia (NDP—Trinity—Spadina)

            Canada Immigration (Permanent Resident) Visas

                        P-47

                        Q-289, Q-292

            Canada-Portugal Day

                        C-449

                        M-346

            Chinese Canadians, M-176, M-281

            Comfort women, M-291, M-415

            Crime prevention, Q-108

            Deportation, Q-106

            Elections, M-187

            Immigrants, M-190

            Immigration

                        P-43, P-46

                        Q-291

            Marriage, Q-290

            Nahanni National Park Reserve, M-227

            Pet food, M-335

            South Nahanni Watershed and Ram plateau, M-228

            Toronto Port Authority, M-188

            Toronto waterfront, Q-107

            Trucks and trailers, M-229

            Universal Child Care Benefit

                        M-230

                        Q-105

            Written questions, Q-105, Q-106, Q-107, Q-108, Q-289, Q-290, Q-291, Q-292

Christmas gifts see National Capital Commission (NCC)—Poinsettias

Chronic disease

            And those requiring continuous care, guidelines/nursing home industry, regulation, M-343 (Charlton)

            See also Fibromyalgia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day; Homecare

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome see Fibromyalgia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day

Churchill constituency see Aboriginal housing; Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP); Suicide prevention

CIDA see Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)

Cigarillos and cigars see Tobacco products

Citizenship

            Application and processing fees, elimination, M-220 (Siksay)

            Applications, processing time/backlogs, Q-305 (Malhi)

            “Lost Canadians”, C-37

            See also Arar, Maher; Aung San Suu Kyi; Canadian Armed Forces—Recruitment; Crime—Duty; Citizenship courts; Enemy combatants; Human rights—Violations; Old Age Security—Proof of Canadian birth; Torture—Canadian citizens; Wallenburg, Raoul

Citizenship Act

            C-37

            C-232 (Hawn)

Citizenship and Immigration Department see Citizenship; Immigration

Citizenship and Immigration Minister

            Permits, statistics by electoral district, Q-179 (Alghabra)

Citizenship and Immigration Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 17

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 20

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

            See also Immigration—Applications

Citizenship courts

            Expenditures/statistics

                        Q-236 (Malhi)

                        Q-280 (Malhi)

Civil Assistance Plan

            Canada Command and United States Northern Command, February 14, 2008 document, P-38 (Black)

Civil liability see Corporations—Accountability; Nuclear incidents

Civil Marriage Act

            Upholding, M-1 (Silva)

Civil wars see Batticaloa, Sri Lanka

Clean Air and Climate Change Trust Fund

            Provincial and territorial funding/emission reductions, Q-151 (Murphy, S.)

Clean Internet Act

            C-427 (Smith)

Climate change

            Climate Change Plan, C-468 (Cullen, N.)

            Economic impact, Q-40 (Cullen, N.)

            Government policies, Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Layton)

            Legislation, cost-benefit studies, Q-41 (Cullen, N.)

            Provincial governments’ leadership, recognition, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (McGuinty)

            Studies and evaluations, Q-22 (Dewar)

            Working groups/compensation fund, establishing, M-499 (Roy)

            See also Clean Air and Climate Change Trust Fund; Environmental Immigrant and Refugee category; Greenhouse gas emissions; Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change; Kyoto Protocol; Nuclear weapons—And climate change; Renewable fuels; United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Climate Change Accountability Act

            C-377 (Layton)

Cloning see Food biotechnology

Closed captioning technology see Elections—Advertising; Video production

Cluster bombs

            Ban

                        M-265 (Martin, K.)

                        M-351 (Storseth)

            Canadian Armed Forces, Afghanistan mission, use, Q-278 (McDonough)

            See also Convention on Cluster Munitions

CMHC see Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

CN Rail see Rail transportation—Farm animal safety

CNASP see Canada’s National Aerial Surveillance Program (CNASP)

Coal mines see Donkin coal block

Coastal waters see Oil and gas industry—British Columbia; Oil spills—British Columbia

Coats of arms see Canada Coat of Arms

Coderre, Hon. Denis (Lib.—Bourassa)

            Arts and culture, Q-313

            Supreme Court of Canada, C-548

            Television, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Video lottery terminals and slot machines, S-213

            Written questions, Q-313

Coffee see TransFair Canada licensed coffee

Coinage see Currency; One cent coin

Collateralized debt obligations (CDOs)

            Sub-prime mortgage credit crisis, Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions action, Q-226 (Cullen, R.)

Collective bargaining see Health care workers; Members of Parliament—Staff; Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

Colleges see Universities and colleges

Colombia see Betancourt, Ingrid

Colon cancer see Colorectal cancer

Colorectal cancer

            National strategy/screening, M-269 (Martin, K.)

            March, designating as National Colorectal Cancer Month

                        C-297 (Silva)

                        M-493 (Silva)

Comartin, Joe (NDP—Windsor—Tecumseh)

            Anal intercourse, C-438

            Sentences (convicted criminals), C-528

Comfort women

            Japan, World War II sexual slavery, formal apology

                        M-291 (Chow)

                        M-415 (Chow)

                        Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Commission of Inquiry into certain events at the Prison for Women in Kingston (Arbour)

            Recommendations, Q-189 (Mathyssen)

Commission of Inquiry into the Actions of Canadian Officials in Relation to Maher Arar (O’Connor)

            Report, implementation

                        September 18, 2006 recommendations, Q-259 (Ménard, S.)

                        December 12, 2006 recommendations, Q-260 (Ménard, S.)

            See also National security—Review process

Committees, Legislative see Panel of Chairs

Committees, Special see Aboriginal people—Urban areas, Services; Cabinet Committee on Sustainable Development; Canadian Mission in Afghanistan Special Committee; Members of Parliament—Independent Members

Committees, Standing

            Chairs, document, "In the Hot Seat: an Evening Primer for Committee Chairs", Privy Council Office and Government House Leader's Office involvement, Q-61 (Godin)

            See also Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Standing Committee; Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Standing Committee; Agriculture and Agri-Food Standing Committee; Canadian Heritage Standing Committee; Citizenship and Immigration Standing Committee; Environment and Sustainable Development Standing Committee; Finance Standing Committee; Fisheries and Oceans Standing Committee; Foreign Affairs and International Development Standing Committee; Health Standing Committee; Human Resources, Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities Standing Committee; Industry, Science and Technology Standing Committee; International Trade Standing Committee; Justice and Human Rights Standing Committee; National Defence Standing Committee; Official Languages Standing Committee; Procedure and House Affairs Standing Committee; Proportional representation; Public Accounts Standing Committee; Public Safety and National Security Standing Committee; Status of Women Standing Committee; Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Standing Committee; Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat; Veterans Affairs Standing Committee

Committees, Standing Joint see Scrutiny of Regulations Standing Joint Committee

Commodities and securities trading

            Regulation, M-520 (Martin, K.)

Common-law partners see Family leave; Income tax—Spouse; Indian bands/reserves—Family homes; Memorial Cross (Silver Cross); Passports—Processing fees, Veterans

Community Access Program see Internet

Community Development Trust

            C-41

Community Engagement Partnership Fund

            Grants and contributions, Q-122 (Russell)

Community Historical Anniversaries Programming program see Arts and culture

Community service

            National "working holiday", leap-year-day, February 29, M-65 (Davies)

Community service groups

            Membership dues, tax credit, C-215 (Stoffer)

Commuter rail service

            Vancouver Island, funding, Q-50 (Crowder)

Commuters see Car sharing co-operatives and programs

Comox, BC see Canadian Armed Forces—Airborne battalions

Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act

            C-12

                        Ways and Means No. 1

Compassionate care leave

            Benefit period, C-240 (Stoffer)

            Family member", definition

                        M-106 (Wasylycia-Leis)

                        M-186 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Competition

            Industry sector, Competition Commissioner inquiry powers, C-454 (Gaudet)

            Payments for agreeing not to compete, taxation

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

            Vertically integrated suppliers, purchaser protection, C-441 (Boshcoff)

            See also Dumping and subsidization (trade); Energy Price Commission; Gasoline prices; Internet service providers—Network management practices; Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP)

Competition Act

            C-299 (Rajotte)

            C-414 (Julian)

            C-425 (Masse)

            C-441 (Boshcoff)

            C-454 (Gaudet)

Competition Commissioner see Competition—Industry sector

Composting

            National program, M-148 (Silva)

Computer software see Aircraft—And air navigation equipment; Automobiles/motor vehicles—Independent automotive aftermarket installers—Repairs

Conditional release (convicted criminals) see Parole

Conditional sentences see Sentences (convicted criminals)

Condominiums

            Vancouver, BC, building envelope failure, moisture damage/disaster relief, M-86 (Davies)

Confederation see Riel, Louis David

Conference Board of Canada see North American Future 2025 Project

Conference of Defence Associations see National Defence Department (DND)—Agreements

Conference of Defence Associations Institute see National Defence Department (DND)—Agreements

Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner Office see Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons; Privilege—Freedom of speech

Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons

            Thibault, Robert, legal proceedings

                        Amendment to Section 3(3)/referral back under Section 28(13), Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Lee)

                        Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner report, The Thibault Inqury, Other Business No. 9

                        Disclosure of private interest pursuant to section 12, Other Business No. 9

Conflict prevention see Foreign policy

Congo see Democratic Republic of the Congo

Conjugal relationships see Veterans' benefits/pensions—Survivor benefits

Conscientious Objection Act

            C-460 (Siksay)

Conscientious objectors

            Income tax, use for military purposes, equivalent amount directed to special account, C-460 (Siksay)

            Residency and work in Canada, permitting, M-130 (Siksay)

Conscription

            Public demonstration, Quebec City, April 1, 1918, deaths, government apology, M-484 (Gagnon)

Conservative government (Harper)

            International leadership, criticism, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Wilfert)

Conservative Party of Canada see Elections—Campaign expenses

Constitution see Act of Settlement (1701); Property rights

Constitution Act, 1867

            C-19

            C-22

            C-223 (Breitkreuz)

Constitution Act, 2007

            C-19

Construction industry

            Tradespersons and indentured apprentices, travel and accommodation expenses, income tax deduction, C-390 (Charlton)

            See also Condominiums; Sprinkler systems

Consultants see First Nations—Economic development

Consumer credit see Collateralized debt obligations (CDOs); Credit Ombudsman Office; Mortgages

Consumer loans

            Small, short-term loans/Internet payday loans, regulation, M-527 (Nash)

Consumer Price Index

            Calculation, Statistics Canada error, M-423 (Charlton)

            Corrected figures, publication, M-424 (Charlton)

Consumer prices see Cellular telephones—Monthly subscription; Dumping and subsidization (trade); Gasoline and diesel prices; Gasoline prices; Petroleum products

Consumer products

            Health and safety, regulation, C-52

            See also Toxic substances—Warning labels

Consumers see Airline Passenger Bill of Rights; Automated teller machines (ATMs); Automobiles/motor vehicles—Independent automotive aftermarket installers—Repairs; Bank fees; Canadian Made products and services; Cellular telephones—Monthly subscription; Cheque cashing services; Competition—Vertically integrated suppliers; Condominiums; Copyright—Internet; Energy Price Commission; Financial institutions; Food—Labels; One cent coin; Pensions—Asset protection; Textile and clothing industry; Toxic substances—Warning labels

Contact lenses

            Non-corrective, cosmetic contact lenses, regulation as medical devices, M-409 (Davidson)

Contracting-out see Privacy

Contraventions Act

            C-431 (Martin, K.)

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

            C-26

            C-245 (Hill)

            C-320 (Merrifield)

            C-428 (Warkentin)

            C-431 (Martin, K.)

            Section 56 see Safe Injection Site (SIS)—Recogntion/ministerial exemption

Convalescence

            Employment insurance benefit period, C-281 (Kramp)

Convalescence Benefits Act

            C-281 (Kramp)

Convention on Cluster Munitions

            Ratification, M-524 (Martin, K.)

Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States

            C-9

Cooperative Credit Association Act

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Co-operatives see Car sharing co-operatives and programs

Copyright

            Internet and other digital technology, user access/creators, photographers and other rights holders protection, C-61

Copyright Act

            C-61

Cormorant Helicopters

            Support and maintenance contracts, Q-72 (Black)

Corner Brook, HMCS see Victoria class submarines

Corporal punishment see Children—Correction/discipline

Corporate income tax

            Cutbacks, impact, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Layton)

            Municipal or public body, income tax exemption

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

            Paid-up capital

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

            Rate

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            See also Budgetary policies—Government approach; Competition—Payments; Cross-border business and investment; Dividend Tax Credit; Foreign affiliates; Income trusts; Limited liability companies (LLCs); Small business; Wages and salaries—Corporations

Corporate interests of Canada (Crown corporations, mixed enterprises, joint enterprises and shared-governance corporations)

            Auditor, appointment of Auditor General of Canada, M-17 (Wrzesnewskyj)

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) see National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries

Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Corporations Outside Canada Act

            C-565 (McDonough)

Corporations

            Accountability of corporate executives and directors, legal duty outside Canada, C-331 (Martin, Pat)

            See also ACE Aviation Holdings Inc.; Budgetary policies; Foreign corporate takeovers; Government investment; Limited liability companies (LLC’s); MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.; Nuclear incidents

Correctional facilities

            Inmate capacity/locations/private sector involvement, studies, Q-238 (Angus)

            Inmate capacity/plans, Q-94 (Angus)

            See also Commission of Inquiry into certain events at the Prison for Women in Kingston

Correctional Investigator

            2006-2007 annual report, implementation, Q-187 (Priddy)

Corrrectional officers

            Pensions, accrual rate, M-498 (Guay)

Corrections and Conditional Release Act

            C-2

            C-45

            C-220 (Kramp)

            C-351 (Thompson, M.)

            C-393 (Brown, G.)

            C-433 (Guarnieri)

Corrections system see Justice system—Sentencing

Cosmetics see Advertising—Child protection

Cost-of-living see Consumer Price Index; Disability Tax Credit

Cost recovery see Customs services

Cotler, Hon. Irwin (Lib.—Mount Royal)

            Death penalty

                        Q-194

                        Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Iran, Q-96

            Israel, M-488

            Khadr, Omar

                        P-42

                        Q-200

            Sudan

                        C-536

                        Q-92, Q-93, Q-95

            Written questions, Q-92, Q-93, Q-95, Q-96, Q-194, Q-200

Couillard, Julie see Bernier, Hon. Maxime

Court Challenges Program

            Restoration, M-322 (Dion)

Courts martial

            Structure/selection procedures, C-60

            See also Military justice system

CPP see Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

Credit cards see Identity theft

Credit Ombudsman Act

            C-471 (Martin, Pat)

Credit Ombudsman Office

            Establishing, C-471 (Martin, Pat)

Crête, Paul (BQ—Montmagny—L'Islet—Kamouraska—Rivière-du-Loup)

            Currency, M-492

            Gasoline prices, M-160

            Investment tax credit, C-217

            One cent coin, M-388

            Securities, Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Textile and clothing industry, M-159

Crime

            Combatting, government measures

                        C-2

                        Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Ménard, R.)

            Duty to provide assistance to person in imminent and overwhelming danger, C-455 (Holland)

            See also Abortion—Procuring miscarriage; Auto theft; Break and enter crimes; Bribery; Bus drivers and transit operators—Assault; Cellular telephones; Child luring; Child pornography; Child sexual abuse and exploitation; Child sexual predators; Children—Unborn child, Injuring; Cruelty to animals; DNA Human Remains Index and Missing Persons databank; Drug trafficking; Elder abuse; Emergency medical services workers; Euthanasia; Family leave; Firearms—Use in commission of serious offences; Firefighters; Gambling; Gun crimes; Hate crimes; Identity theft; Impaired driving; Law enforcement animals; Marijuana—Grow operations—Possession; Methamphetamine; Offenders; Organ harvesting; Personal information—Theft; Pregnancy—Abuse of pregnant woman; Property crime; Prostitution; Public transit workers; Strippers; Suicide bombing; Telecommunications—Service providers; Tobacco industry—Contraband—Illegal manufacturers; Torture; Traffic accidents—Failure to stop; Trafficking in persons (human trafficking); Victims of crime; Weapons

Crime prevention

            Crime prevention initiatives, process/applications, Q-128 (Jennings)

            Social program budget cuts/violent crime rates, studies, Q-108 (Chow)

            See also Auto theft; National Crime Prevention Centre; Property crime—Combatting; Real estate agents

Crimes against humanity see Greek Pontians; Holocaust Monument; Mugabe, Robert; Srebrenica massacre

Crimes Against Humanity and War Crimes Act

            C-351 (Thompson, M.)

Criminal Code

            C-2

            C-13

            C-24

            C-26

            C-27

            C-45

            C-53

            C-235 (Hill)

            C-248 (Smith)

            C-254 (Wrzesnewskyj)

            C-271 (Grewal)

            C-272 (Kadis)

            C-296 (Thompson, M.)

            C-299 (Rajotte)

            C-301 (Kadis)

            C-322 (Ménard, R.)

            C-323 (Pacetti)

            C-331 (Martin, Pat)

            C-333 (Martin, Pat)

            C-337 (Hanger)

            C-338 (Steckle)

            C-343 (Scheer)

            C-346 (Grewal)

            C-347 (Grewal)

            C-350 (Thompson, M.)

            C-351 (Thompson, M.)

            C-352 (Stoffer)

            C-360 (St. Amand)

            C-361 (McTeague)

            C-373 (Holland)

            C-376 (Cannan)

            C-384 (Freeman)

            C-385 (Gagnon)

            C-388 (Silva)

            C-393 (Brown, G.)

            C-400 (Silva)

            C-406 (Julian)

            C-413 (Black)

            C-424 (Allison)

            C-430 (Lemieux)

            C-433 (Guarnieri)

            C-438 (Comartin)

            C-455 (Holland)

            C-473 (Julian)

            C-475 (Dykstra)

            C-484 (Epp)

            C-486 (Smith)

            C-489 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            C-494 (Siksay)

            C-495 (Silva)

            C-500 (Wrzesnewskyj)

            C-511 (Black)

            C-512 (Black)

            C-519 (Batters)

            C-523 (Alghabra)

            C-526 (Neville)

            C-528 (Comartin)

            C-537 (Vellacott)

            C-543 (St. Denis)

            C-558 (Priddy)

            C-562 (Lalonde)

            S-3

            S-203 (Hubbard)

            S-209 (Jennings)

            S-210 (Rae)

            S-213 (Coderre)

            Section 43 see Children—Correction/discipline

            Sections 83.28-83.3 see Terrorism—Investigative hearings

            Section 119 see Members of Parliament—Bribery

            Section 139 see Warrants of arrest or committal

            Section 159 see Anal intercourse

            Section 163.1 see Child pornography

            Section 718.2(a) see Pregnancy—Abuse of pregnant woman

            Section 745.6, faint hope clause see Parole—Ineligibility

Criminal Records Act

            C-2

            C-376 (Cannan)

Croatia see Visitor visas

Croatian Canadians

            Internment during World War I, commemoration/restitution/postage stamp, C-374 (Wrzesnewskyj)

Cross-border business and investment

            Property dispositions

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 7

Crowder, Jean (NDP—Nanaimo—Cowichan)

            Aboriginal child health care, M-296

            Aboriginal land claims, Q-52

            Antifreeze, M-332

            Bowie Seamount, M-193

            Commuter rail service, Q-50

            Drinking water, M-237

            First Nations, Q-51

            First Nations Infrastructure Fund, Q-204

            Hunger, M-333

            Kinsol Trestle, M-194

            Krill fishery, Q-49

            Members of Parliament, C-422

            National Aboriginal History Month, M-337

            United Nations Declaration on the Rights Indigenous Peoples, M-224

            Written questions, Q-49, Q-50, Q-51, Q-52, Q-204

Crown corporations see Corporate interests of Canada (Crown corporations, mixed enterprises, joint enterprises and shared-governance corporations)

CRTC see Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)

Cruelty to animals

            Offences/penalties

                        C-373 (Holland)

                        C-558 (Priddy)

                        S-203 (Hubbard)

            See also Animal transportation; Deer and wild boar; Dog or cat fur products; Law enforcement animals

Cruise ships

            Environmental impact, regulation, M-348 (Savoie)

Crystal meth see Methamphetamine

CSR see Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Cullen, Nathan (NDP—Skeena—Bulkley Valley)    

            Air pollution, C-468

            Alcan Inc., M-462, M-482

            Athabaska tar sands, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Automobiles/motor vehicles, C-468

            Canada's Clean Air and Climate Change Act, C-468

            Climate change

                        C-468

                        Q-40, Q-41

            Energy, C-468

            Fish farms, M-324

            Greenhouse gas emissions, C-468

            National Hockey Day, M-184

            Phthalates, C-307

            Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs), Q-39

            Written questions, Q-39, Q-40, Q-41

Cullen, Hon. Roy (Lib—Etobicoke North)

            Collateralized debt obligations (CDOs), Q-226

            Customs services, Q-117, Q-118

            Foreign investment, C-386

            Iraq, Q-234

            Marriages of convenience, Q-228

            Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP), Q-131

            Written questions, Q-117, Q-118, Q-131, Q-226, Q-228, Q-234

Culture see  Arts and culture

Cummins, John (CPC—Delta—Richmond East)

            Fisheries and Oceans Department, Q-64

            Home Buyers’ Plan, C-520

            Roberts Bank Port

                        P-31, P-32

                        Q-63

            Tsawwassen Territory, Q-62

            Written questions, Q-62, Q-63, Q-64

Currency

            Proposals for change, withdrawal of five-cent coin, replacement of five-dollar bill with metal coin and new series of small denomination coins, M-492 (Crête)

            See also Functional currency; One cent coin

Currency Act

            C-531 (Martin, Pat)

Customs Act

            C-2

            C-43

            C-55

Customs duties see Talal, Prince El Hassan bin; Travellers’ exemption

Customs services

            Border security measures, “customs controlled areas”, C-43

            Cost recovery regime, Q-117 (Cullen, R.)

            Fairness Initiative, Q-118 (Cullen, R.)

            Halifax International Airport and the Yarmouth Ferry Terminal, Q-110 (Scott)

Customs Tariff

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-55

            Ways and Means No. 9

            Ways and Means No. 11

Cuzner, Rodger (Lib.—Cape Breton—Canso)

            Human Resources and Social Development Canada, Q-191

            Small Craft Harbours Program, Q-192

            Written questions, Q-191, Q-192

Cycling

            Safety, Transport, Infrastructure and Communities Standing Committee hearings/legislation, M-419 (Siksay)

            See also Trucks and trailers

Cyclone Nargis see Burma

 

D

Da Costa, Mathieu (-1607)

            Black navigator and interpreter, commemorative day

                        C-501 (Jennings)

                        M-472 (Jennings)

da Silva, Pedro

            Postal service, first officially commissioned letter carrier, monument/national park, C-477 (Silva)

D'Amours, Jean-Claude (Lib.—Madawaska—Restigouche)

            Caregivers, C-518

            Employment insurance, C-263

Dangerous goods

            Importation, handling and transportation, regulation/security and safety requirements, C-56

Dangerous offenders

            Designation

                        Burden of proof/reverse onus, Peace Bond provisions, C-2

                        Court of proper jurisdiction, M-345 (Black)

Darfur (Sudan)

            Genocide

                        House of Commons position

                                    M-418 (Patry)

                                    M-425 (Martin, K.)

                        Intervention, Canadian government action, M-143 (Silva)

                        United Nations peacekeeping force, deployment, M-129 (Martin, K.)

Davidson, Patricia (CPC—Sarnia—Lambton)

            Contact lenses, M-409

Davies, Libby (NDP—Vancouver East)

            Aboriginal people, M-67, M-68

            Aboriginal women's organizations, M-71

            Airports, M-63

            Artists, M-85

            Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), M-98

            Car sharing co-operatives and programs, M-422

            Cheque cashing services

                        C-564

                        M-50

            Child labour, M-47

            Chinese Canadians, M-66

            Community service, M-65

            Condominiums, M-86

            Discrimination and racism, M-46

            Disease, M-464

            Drug and substance abuse, M-358

            Drug trafficking

                        M-93

                        Q-173

            Drugs (narcotic), M-91, M-92

            Employment Insurance Account, M-72

            Families, M-87

            Feminist groups, M-74

            Financial institutions, M-51, M-53

            Financial services, M-52, M-54

            Food biotechnology, M-80

            Genetically modified fish, M-81

            Genetically modified food, M-77

            Genetically modified organisms, M-84

            Genetically modified plants, M-83

            Government contracts, M-62

            Health care workers, M-359

            Highways and roads, M-56, M-57

            HIV/AIDS, M-44

            Housing, M-43, M-89, M-90

            Immigration, M-73

            Indonesia, M-55

            International Monetary Fund (IMF), M-60

            Job Protection Commissioner, M-331

            Labour standards, Q-68

            Mortgages, M-69, M-70

            National Crime Prevention Centre, M-356

            Non-profit housing, M-59

            Old Age Security, M-96

            Police, M-88

            Postage stamps, M-94

            Prostitution, Q-67

            Public safety officers, M-49

            Public school districts, M-95

            Quebec City, QC, Q-70

            Safe Injection Site (SIS)

                        M-357

                        Q-69

            Social housing, M-58

            Social programs, M-45

            TransFair Canada licensed coffee, M-97

            Transgenic animals, M-82

            Transgenic organisms, M-78, M-79

            Welfare, M-76

            Women, M-61

            Women's organizations, M-75

            Workplace, M-48

            Written questions, Q-67, Q-68, Q-69, Q-70, Q-173

Daycare see Child care

Deaf and hearing impaired persons see Elections—Advertising; Video production—Closed captioning technology

Death penalty

            Abolition, government policy

                        M-10 (McDonough)

                        Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Cotler)

            Canadians sentenced to death abroad, clemency policy, Q-194 (Cotler)

            Government policy, clemency/abolition, M-411 (Sgro)

United Nations resolution, “Moratorium on the use of the Death Penalty”, Canadian co-sponsorship, Q-129 (Jennings)

See also Kambaksh, Sayed Pervez

Death with dignity see Euthanasia

DeBellefeuille, Claude (BQ—Beauharnois—Salaberry)

            Global Nuclear Energy Partnership, Supply Proceedings No. 2

Debt see Garnishment; Student debt

Declaration of Montreal on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Rights

            Government implementation, M-222 (Siksay)

Declaration on the Rights Indigenous Peoples see United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act

            C-569 (Keeper)

Deer and wild boar

            Germany, slaughter, M-286 (Simms)

Deer Lodge Hospital see Canadian Armed Forces—Medical files

Defence expenditures see Arctic patrol ships; Conscientious objectors; Victoria class submarines; Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)

Deferred income plans see Investment

Deh Cho First Nations

            Deh Cho Process, Q-13 (Bevington)

Dementia see Alzheimer's Disease; Mental health

Demers, Nicole (BQ—Laval)

            Refugee Appeal Division, C-280

            Women, Supply Proceedings No. 2

Democratic Republic of the Congo

            Canada, international development assistance/Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Q-125 (McDonough)

Democracy

            Access to information and electoral reform, government failure to enhance, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Layton)

See also Afghanistan—Foreign Affairs Department; Kenya; Murder—Canadian murderers abroad; Proportional representation

Dental care

            National health care program, establishing, M-442 (Bagnell)

Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Act

            C-565 (McDonough)

Department of Human Resources and Skills Development Act

            C-357 (Blais)

            C-368 (Godin)

            C-480 (Godin)

Department of Peace see Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department—Name

Depleted uranium (DU) weapons

            Government measures, M-509 (Atamanenko)

            Government policy/Canadian Armed Forces use, Q-126 (McDonough)

            Imports, Q-279 (McDonough)

Deportation

            Family members, statistics, Q-106 (Chow)

            See also Arar, Maher

Deputy Chair of Committees of the Whole see Chair Occupants

Deputy Ministers see Afghanistan—Meetings and planning

Deschamps, Johanne (BQ—Laurentides—Labelle)

            Employment insurance, C-269

Detergents see Dishwasher and laundry detergents

Developing countries see Drugs and pharmaceuticals—Donations; Mining industry; National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries

Development assistance see Foreign aid; Foreign aid agencies; International development funds

Development Assistance Accountability Act

            C-243 (McDonough)

            C-293 (McKay)

Development Assistance Conditions and Accountability Act

C-204 (Kramp)

Dewar, Paul (NDP—Ottawa Centre)

            Afghanistan, Q-251, Q-252, Q-253

            Bisphenol A (BPA), C-497

            Bottled water

                        C-514

                        M-38

            Burma

                        M-394

                        Q-207

            Climate change, Q-22

            Food, C-510

            Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department, P-45

            Foreign credentials, M-336

            Gatineau Park, C-311

            Lighting, M-290

            National Capital Commission (NCC), C-381

            Ottawa River, M-312

            Pesticides and herbicides, Q-21

            Portrait Gallery of Canada, M-513

            Temporary personnel services, Q-208

            Volunteers, M-421

            Whistleblowers, Q-271

            Written questions, Q-21, Q-22, Q-207, Q-208, Q-251, Q-252, Q-253, Q-271

Dhaliwal, Sukh (Lib.—Newton—North Delta)

            Canada Pension Plan (CPP), M-132

            International Mother Language Day, C-407

            Komagata Maru incident (1914), M-347

            Permanent residents, Q-319

            South Fraser Perimeter Road, Q-320

            Written questions, Q-319, Q-320

Dhalla, Ruby (Lib.—BramptonSpringdale)

            Government grants and contributions, Q-137

            Komagata Maru incident (1914), M-469

            Written questions, Q-137

Diabetes see Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes

Diapers

            Children, cloth and disposable diapers and products designed for newborn children, Goods and Services Tax (GST), exemption, C-544 (St-Hilaire)

Diesel fuel see Fuel taxes—Gasoline and diesel fuel; Gasoline and diesel prices

Digital technology see Copyright—Internet

Dion, Hon. Stéphane (Lib.—Saint-Laurent—Cartierville; Leader of the Opposition)

            Court Challenges Program, M-322

Director of Public Prosecutions

            Appointment, Justice and Human Rights Standing Committee referral, Government Business No. 6

Director of Public Prosecutions Act

            C-20

            Section 4(4) see Director of Public Prosecutions—Appointment

Disability Tax Credit

            Refund, equal to the maximum current credit value with full indexation for cost-of-living increases, M-453 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Disabled and handicapped persons

            Employment, National Awareness Program, establishing, M-515 (Martin, K.)

            See also Amblyopia; Canada Access Grants—Students; Canada Pension Plan (CPP); Canadian Armed Forces—Disability pensions; Caregivers—Live-in relative; Hague Convention on the International Protection of Adults; Immigrants—Inadmissibility; Olympics and Paralympics, 2010 Winter Games (Vancouver); Registered Disability Savings Plan; United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; Video production—Closed captioning technology; Wheelchairs

Discrimination and racism

            "Social condition", including as prohibited ground, M-46 (Davies)

            See also Aboriginal people—Human rights protection; Act of Settlement (1701); Age discrimination; Canada’s Action Plan Against Racism; Gender equality; Hate messages; Internet service providers; Komagata Maru incident (1914); Poverty; Racial and religious profiling

Disease

            Rare diseases and disorders

                        “Chance for Life Fund”, establishing, M-464 (Davies)

                        Government measures, M-426 (Bell, D.)

            See also Alzheimer's Disease; Amblyopia; Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS); Anaphylaxis; Arthritis; Asbestos; Autism; Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Disability benefits, Chronic disease; Colorectal cancer; Dystonia; Epidermolysis bullosa; Episodic disabilities; Fibromyalgia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day; HIV/AIDS; Human papillomavirus immunization; Infectious disease; Lyme disease; Occupational disease registry; Ovarian cancer; Post-traumatic stress disorder; Prostate cancer; Terminal illness; Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes

Disease prevention

            Human pathogens and toxins, safety and security measures, C-54

            See also Bednet Program

Dishwasher and laundry detergents

            Phosphates/phosphorus

                        C-464 (Scarpaleggia)

                        C-469 (André)

                        M-381 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            See also Blue-green algae

Display hooks

            Elongated single-pronged display hooks, safety hazard/ban

                        C-230 (McDonough)

                        M-8 (McDonough)

Dividend Tax Credit

            C-50

                                 Government Business No. 7

                                 Ways and Means No. 10

            Ways and Means No. 7

Divisions, recorded

            Deferred divisions, sequence of voting, Other Business No. 2

Divorce see Indian bands/reserves—Family homes; Parents

Dixon Entrance see Oil and gas tankers—British Columbia coastline

DNA Human Remains Index and Missing Persons databank

            Establishing

                        C-249 (Smith)

                        Q-109 (Marston)

DNA Identification Act

            C-249 (Smith)

DND see National Defence Department (DND)

Doctors/physicians see Canada Student Loans Program—Health professionals; Medical doctors; Medical residents

Dog or cat fur products

            Imports, ban, C-273 (Kadis)

Domestic violence see Immigrants—Processing fees

Domestic workers see Immigration—Reform

Donkin coal block

            Exploitation/employment, C-15

Donkin Coal Block Development Opportunity Act

            C-15

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Doomsday Clock see Nuclear weapons—And climate change

Doping (sport)

            Anti-doping movement, government support, M-466 (Schellenberger)

Dosanjh, Hon. Ujjal (Lib.—Vancouver South)

            Bernier, Hon. Maxime, Supply Proceedings No. 8

Drinking water

            Aboriginal communities, safe drinking water, availability, M-237 (Crowder)

            National standards, C-250 (Stoffer)

            See also Bottled water

Drinking Water Quality Act

            C-538 (Atamanenko)

Drug and substance abuse

            Harm reduction programs, M-358 (Davies)

            See also Doping (sport); Drug trafficking; HIV/AIDS; Impaired driving; Marijuana; Methamphetamine; Safe Injection Site (SIS); Young offenders—Substance abuse

Drug trafficking

            Combatting

                        Government anti-drug strategy, consultations/studies, Q-173 (Davies)

                        Regulatory system, establishing, M-93 (Davies)

            Schools, near, penalties, C-245 (Hill)

            Sentences

                        C-26

                        C-320 (Merrifield)

            See also Marijuana—Grow operations—Possession; Methamphetamine

Drugs and pharmaceuticals

            Access

                        Emergency or compassionate reasons, Special Access Programme, M-114 (Fry)

                        Human right, M-352 (Priddy)

                        National plan, establishing, M-151 (Silva)

            Donations to developing countries

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 7

            Export restrictions, C-378 (Bennett)

            Generic medications, patent infringement regulations, C-349 (Masse)

            Goods and Services Tax (GST)/Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

            See also Advance Market Commitment; Advertising—Child protection; Anthrax vaccine; Antibiotics; Doping (sport); Food—Labels; Herbal remedies; HIV/AIDS; Human papillomavirus immunization; Humanitarian aid; Natural health products; Organ harvesting; Pharmacare; Vitamins and supplements

Drugs (narcotic)

            Harm and risk reduction programs, substitute substances, M-92 (Davies)

            United Nations conventions, M-91 (Davies)

            See also  Methamphetamine; Safe Injection Site (SIS)

Dryden, Hon. Ken (Lib.—York Centre)

            Government investment, M-410

            Poverty, Supply Proceeedings No. 2

Duceppe, Gilles (BQ—Laurier—Sainte-Marie)

            Afghanistan, Q-138

            Option Canada, Q-42

            Written questions, Q-42, Q-138

Dumping and subsidization (trade)

            Domestic prices, calculation/unfair competition, C-411 (Bourgeois)

            Environmental protection costs, including in calculations, C-574 (Bains)

            See also Canadian International Trade Tribunal

Dunlap Observatory Lands

            Greater Toronto Area urban park/funding, M-459 (Wilfert)

Dussault, René see Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (Erasmus-Dussault) Report

Dykstra, Rick (CPC—St. Catharines)

            Anaphylaxis, M-293

            Angel Investor Tax Credit, Q-178

            Equalization payments, Q-175

            Fibromyalgia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day, M-292

            Foreign aid, Q-176

            Parole, M-334

            Senior citizens, Q-177

            Sentences (convicted criminals), C-475

            Taxation, Q-246, Q-277

            Written questions, Q-175, Q-176, Q-177, Q-178, Q-246, Q-277

Dystonia

            National Dystonia Awareness Week, establishing, C-446 (Ratansi)

Dziekanski, Robert

            Polish immigrant, death, Vancouver International Airport, October 14, 2007 incident, Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) taser use, investigation, Q-145 (Casey)

 

E

Early Learning and Child Care Act

            C-303 (Savoie)

Easter, Hon. Wayne (Lib.—Malpeque)

            Agricultural Supply Management Recognition and Promotion Act, C-218

            Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization Program (CAIS), P-1

            Livestock producers, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Supply management, C-218

            Volunteer emergency workers, C-219

EcoAUTO Rebate Program

            Applications, statistics, Q-152 (Murphy, S.)

            Eligibility criteria, Q-300 (Bagnell)

ecoENERGY Retrofit program see Energuide Retrofit Program/ecoENERGY Retrofit program

Economic conditions

            Government measures, introducing, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (McCallum)

            Ontario economic vitality/federal-provincial-territorial cooperation, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (McCallum)

            See also Biofuels; Canadian Made products and services; Climate change; Commodities and securities trading; Community Development Trust; Productivity; Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP); Women

Economic development see First Nations

Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Region of Northern Ontario

            Establishing

                        C-451 (Martin, T.)

                        C-499 (Rota)

Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Region of Northern Ontario Act

            C-451 (Martin, T.)

            C-499 (Rota)

Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec

            Grants and contributions

                        Non-profit organizations

                                    Q-220 (Rodriguez)

                                    Q-269 (Rodriguez)

                        Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region, Q-310 (Bouchard)

                        Statistics

                                    Q-20 (Proulx)

                                    Q-272 (Rodriguez)

Economic policy

            Impact on working and middle-income Canadians/employment insurance reform, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Martin, T.)

Economic Statement (October 30, 2007)

            Implementation

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

Ecosystem Status and Trends Report (ESTR) see Environment Department—Project

Ecosystems see National Ecosystems Council of Canada

Edjericon, Richard see Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board

Education

            Aboriginal history and culture, promoting, C-496 (St. Denis)

            Goods and Services Tax (GST)/Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) exemptions, Ways and Means No. 10

            See also Aboriginal education; Boards of education; Child care—Early learning; Child development; Child pornography; Copyright—Internet; Drug trafficking; Federal enforcement officers; Foreign credentials; Hate crimes; Literacy; Military memorial sites; Public school districts; Scholarships; School boards; SchoolNet

Education Benefits Act

            C-264 (Wrzesnewskyj)

Education, post-secondary

            Accessibility, M-41 (Stoffer)

            Designated regions, new graduate settling/working, tax credit, C-207 (Bouchard)

            Funding, standards, accountability and access

                        C-398 (Savoie)

                        M-14 (McDonough)

            See also Canada Access Grants; Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation; Elections—Enumeration; Federal textbook tax credit; Income tax—Students; Medical residents; Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP); Scholarships; Spadina subway line; Student debt; Student loans; Tuition; University of Calgary; Volunteers—Students

Egmont constituency see Government grants and contributions

Elder abuse

            Prevention/detection, C-360 (St. Amand)

            Sentences, M-369 (Szabo)

Elder Abuse Awareness Day

            June 15th, establishing, M-180 (Charlton)

Elections

            Advance polls, number of days/polling stations, C-16

            Advertising, television or Internet broadcast, closed captioning, C-419 (Savage)

            Campaign expenses, Conservative Party of Canada candidates, January 23, 2006 general election, investigation,   Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Murphy, B.)

            Campaign offices, provision of telephone, fax or Internet service, C-203 (Kramp)

Canadian Armed Forces, spouses and other dependents, statement of ordinary residence, C-341 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            Candidates, independent candidates, treatment, M-259 (Turner)

Enumeration, ridings with large populations of students, new Canadians, new housing developments and/or tenants, M-187 (Chow)

            Fixed dates, C-353 (Stoffer)

            Voters

                        Identification, face uncovered/photo identification

                                    C-6

                                    C-465 (Guimond)

                        Proof of residence, C-18

            Workers, maximum term of employment of casual workers, regulations, C-6

See also Betancourt, Ingrid; By-elections; Canadian Wheat Board—Board of directors; Members of Parliament—Party affiliation

Elections Canada see Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Office (Elections Canada)

Electoral Boundaries Readjustment Act

            C-213 (Stoffer)

            C-227 (Jennings)

            C-324 (Maloney)

            C-325 (Goodyear)

            C-340 (Black, D.)

            C-359 (Blaney)

            C-383 (St. Amand)

            C-391 (Layton)

            C-395 (Maloney)

            C-397 (Savoie)

            C-483 (St. Denis)

            C-573 (Bevington)

Electoral districts see Airports—Government funding; Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)—Grants; Beaches—East York constituency; Beauséjour constituency; Bramalea—Gore—Malton constituency; BramptonSpringdale constituency; Brant constituency; Burnaby—New Wesminster constituency; Calgary Southwest constituency; Cambridge constituency; Cape Breton—Canso constituency; Celebrate Canada! program; Charlottetown constituency; Churchill constituency; Citizenship and Immigration Minister; Egmont constituency; Esquimalt—Juan de Fuca constituency; Fredericton constituency; Fundy Royal constituency; Hamilton Mountain constituency; Labrador constituency; Lévis—Bellechasse constituency; London—Fanshawe constituency; New Brunswick Southwest constituency; New Westminster—Coquitlam constituency; North Vancouver constituency; Northern Ontario; Notre-Dame-de-Grâce—Lachine constituency; Parkdale—High Park constituency; Sackville—Eastern Shore constituency; Saint John constituency; Sault Ste. Marie constituency; Small Craft Harbours Program; Thornhill constituency; Tobique—Mactaquac constituency; Toronto—Danforth constituency; Vancouver Quadra constituency; Victoria constituency; Welland constituency; Western Arctic constituency; Yukon constituency

Electoral reform

            Referendum, C-329 (Martin, Pat)

            See also Democracy—Access to information; Proportional representation

Electricity

            Wind and solar power equipment, land lease payments, Goods and Services Tax (GST)/Harmonized Sales Tax      (HST)

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

            See also Electromagnetic fields; Lighting; Lower Churchill hydro-electric project; Transmission towers (electricity pylons)

Electromagnetic fields

            Health and safety, Limits of Human Exposure to Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields, scientific review, M-517 (Martin, K.)

            See also Transmission towers (electricity pylons)

Electronic stability control (ESC) system see Automobiles/motor vehicles

Elements of Precaution - An Expert Panel Report on the Future of Food Biotechnology see Food biotechnology—Royal Society of Canada report

Elimination of Racial and Religious Profiling Act

            C-493 (Siksay)

Embassies and consulates see Mongolia; Whistleblowers—Guenette

Emergencies/disasters

            Domestic operations, Canadian Armed Forces and Royal Canadian Mounted Police members, Special Service Medal for Domestic Emergency Relief Operations, C-231 (McDonough)

            See also Burma—Cyclone Nargis; Civil Assistance Plan; Condominiums—Vancouver; Fires; National Fire Advisor; Nuclear incidents; Search and rescue (SAR)

Emergency and contingency funds

            Statistics/access

                        Q-82 (Silva)

                        Q-115 (Silva)

Emergency debates see HIV/AIDS—Aboriginal people; Livestock producers; Petroleum products

Emergency disaster relief

            Federal funding allocation/mountain pine beetle infestation, Q-27 (Marston)

Emergency medical services workers

            Victims of assault/murder, offence, C-495 (Silva)

Emergency service workers see National Appreciation Day; Volunteer emergency workers

Employees

Absence from work due to illness or injury, period extended from twelve weeks to fifty-two weeks, C-409 (Alghabra)

            See also 5 Wing Goose Bay; Bankruptcy; Garnishment; Job protection; Job Protection Commissioner; Public Service—Labrador constituency—National Capital Region; Temporary personnel services; Tools; Wages and salaries

Employment see Canada Summer Jobs Program; Disabled and handicapped persons; Donkin coal block; Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department—Spousal employment; Foreign credentials; Summer Career Placement Program; Workplace skills; Youth Employment Strategy

Employment insurance

            Atlantic Canada, statistics, Q-132 (Hubbard)

            Benefit period

                        Based on regional rates of unemployment, C-479 (Godin)

                        Claimants 45 years of age or over, C-365 (Godin)

                        Length, C-370 (Godin)

            Benefits, percentage of insurable earnings, C-371 (Godin)

            Earnings, calculation

                        Pension benefits excluded, C-488 (Simard)

                        Pension benefits, vacation pay and severance payments not included, C-364 (Godin)

            Interest or other penalties for late benefit repayments or violations, C-369 (Godin)

            Payments in lieu of employment insurance, income tax treatment

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

            Pregnancy or caring for a new born or adoptee, benefits, C-366 (Godin)

            Premiums

                        Rate

                                    C-344 (Blais)

                                    C-357 (Blais)

                        Workers over age 65, elimination of payment, M-471 (Neville)

            Qualification period/benefit calculation

                        C-265 (Godin)

                        C-370 (Godin)

            Reform, C-269 (Deschamps)

                        Royal Recommendation, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Lessard)

            Self-employed artists and authors, eligibility, C-396 (Scott)

            Sick benefits, illness, injury or quarantine, maximum period, C-420 (Black)

            Waiting period

                        C-263 (D'Amours)

                        C-367 (Godin)

            See also Adoption; Caregivers—Children—Family caregivers; Compassionate care leave; Convalescence; Economic policy—Impact; Family leave; Office of the Umpire (employment insurance); Organ donations/transplants; Parental leave

Employment Insurance Account

            Management

                        C-344 (Blais)

                        C-357 (Blais)

            Surplus

                        C-521 (Lemay)

                        M-72 (Davies)

                        Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Lessard)

Employment Insurance Act

            C-12

                        Ways and Means No. 1

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-206 (Szabo)

            C-240 (Stoffer)

            C-263 (D'Amours)

            C-265 (Godin)

            C-269 (Deschamps)

            C-270 (Charlton)

            C-281 (Kramp)

            C-344 (Blais)

            C-357 (Blais)

            C-364 (Godin)

            C-365 (Godin)

            C-366 (Godin)

            C-367 (Godin)

            C-368 (Godin)

            C-369 (Godin)

            C-370 (Godin)

            C-371 (Godin)

            C-396 (Scott)

            C-420 (Black)

            C-444 (St. Amand)

            C-478 (Godin)

            C-479 (Godin)

            C-480 (Godin)

            C-488 (Simard)

            C-509 (Bell, C.)

            C-518 (D’Amours)

            C-542 (Brown, G.)

            C-550 (Bonsant)

            Title, change to Unemployment Insurance Act

                        C-368 (Godin)

                        C-480 (Godin)

Employment Insurance Regulations

            C-270 (Charlton)

            C-488 (Simard)

Employment Insurance Surplus Transfer Act

            C-521 (Lemay)

Enemy aliens see Italian Canadians

Enemy combatants

            Canadian citizens detained abroad by foreign authorities, government position, Q-36 (Siksay)

Energuide Retrofit Program/ecoENERGY Retrofit program

            Public participation records, P-29 (Bagnell)

Energy

            Efficiency, C-468 (Cullen, N.)

            National strategy, Q-12 (Bevington)

            See also Alternative energy; Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL); Electricity; Energuide Retrofit Program/ecoENERGY Retrofit program; Gasoline and diesel prices; Gasoline prices; Heat pumps; Home heating fuels; House of Commons—Environmentally-friendly designs; Lighting; Nuclear energy; Nuclear incidents; Oil and Gas Ombudsman; Petrolelum products; South Nahanni Watershed and Ram plateau

Energy Price Commission

            Establishing, C-319 (Martin, Pat)

Energy Price Commission Act

            C-319 (Martin, Pat)

England see Act of Settlement (1701)

Enumeration see Elections

Environment

            National standards, C-315 (Silva)

            See also Antifreeze; Arctic waters; Automobile industry—Canadian production; Automobiles/motor vehicles—Repairs; Biofuels; Blue-green algae; Bottled water; Bowie Seamount; Car sharing co-operatives and programs; Carbon cap and trade; Carbon capture and storage; Clean Air and Climate Change Trust Fund; Composting; Cruise ships; Dishwasher and laundry detergents; Drinking water; Dumping and subsidization (trade); Dunlap Observatory Lands; Fire retardants; Gasoline—Ethanol; Genetically modified plants; Golden Ears Bridge; Greenhouse gas emissions; Groundfish bottom trawling; House of Commons; Hybrid motor vehicles; Kyoto Protocol; Lake Superior; Lighting; Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board; Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport; National Ecosystems Council of Canada;  National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries; Oil and gas industry—First Nations lands; Oil and gas tankers; Oil spills; Ottawa River; Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA); Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS); Phosphates/phosphorus; Public transit passes; Public transit tax credit; Renewable fuels; Sewage; South Fraser Perimeter Road; South Nahanni Watershed and Ram plateau; Sustainable development; Toxic waste sites; UNESCO-designated Biosphere Reserves; Victoria class submarines; Water; Wildlife—National wildlife areas; World Oceans Day

Environment and Sustainable Development Commissioner see Sustainable development

Environment and Sustainable Development Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 11

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 21

Environment Department

            Project K2A65-06-0039, International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) contract, Q-162 (Boshcoff)

            See also Canadian Wildlife Service

Environment Minister see Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Environmental Immigrant and Refugee category

            Climate change impact category, creating, M-439 (Bagnell)

Epidermolysis bullosa

                Awareness, last week of October, establishing, M-408 (Preston)

Episodic disabilities see Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Disability benefits

Epp, Ken (CPC—EdmontonSherwood Park)

            Calendar dates, C-310

            Children, C-484

            Unborn Victims of Crime Act, C-484

Equalization payments

            Amounts/calculation, Q-198 (Russell)

            Cap, removal, costs, Q-175 (Dykstra)

            Nova Scotia/Newfoundland and Labrador

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

Erasmus, Georges see Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples (Erasmus-Dussault) Report

ESC see Electronic stability control (ESC) system

Esquimalt—Juan de Fuca constituency see Government grants and contributions

Estimates, 2007-2008, Supplementary (A)

            C-35

            Supply Proceedings No. 3

            See also Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Estimates, 2007-2008, Supplementary (B)

            C-48

            Supply Proceedings No. 5

Estimates, 2008-2009, Main

            C-58

            Supply Proceedings No. 6

Estimates, 2008-2009, Supplementary (A)

            C-59

            Supply Proceedings No. 9

ESTR see Ecosystem Status and Trends Report (ESTR)

Ethanol see Gasoline

Ethics see Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons; Corporations—Accountability; Government procurement—Sustainable and ethical procurement policy; International trade; Mulroney-Schreiber affair

Ethylene glycol see Antifreeze

European Free Trade Association see Canada-European Free Trade Association agreement

European Union see Visitor visas

Euthanasia

            And physician-assisted suicide, Criminal Code amendment, C-562 (Lalonde)

Everall, Dr. Cheryl see Ianiero, Dominic and Nancy

Evergreen Line (light rail transit project)

            Government funding, consultations/studies, Q-265 (Black)

Excise Act

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            Ways and Means No. 9

Excise Act, 2001

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 3

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            Ways and Means No. 9

Excise Tax Act

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 3

                        Ways and Means No. 4

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-229 (McDonough)

            C-275 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            C-276 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            C-314 (Silva)

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

            C-401 (Stoffer)

            C-404 (Lunney)

            C-435 (Stoffer)

            C-436 (Stoffer)

            C-452 (Atamanenko)

            C-467 (Wilson)

            C-544 (St-Hilaire)

            C-570 (Murphy, S.)

            C-572 (Murray)

            Ways and Means No. 8

Excise taxes see Fuel taxes—Gasoline and diesel fuel—Renewable fuels; Gasoline taxes; Literacy—Teaching materials

Exclusion laws see Komagata Maru incident (1914)

Exotic dancers see Strippers

Experimental farms see Nappan Experimental Farm

Explosive devices see Cluster bombs

Export Development Act

            C-565 (McDonough)

Exports see Awards, decorations, medals; Drugs and pharmaceuticals; Forest industry—Raw log exports; Organ harvesting; Postal service—Letter exporters; Water

Extradition see Khadr, Omar; Murder—Canadian murderers abroad

Extradition Act

            C-350 (Thompson, M.)

Eyewear see Contact lenses

 

F

Faint hope clause see Parole—Ineligibility

Fair trade see TransFair Canada licensed coffee

Fairness at Work: Federal Labour Standards for the 21st Century see Labour standards

Fairness Initiative see Customs services

Falun Gong

            China, practitioners with close family ties to Canada, imprisonment, M-202 (Reid)

Families

            With children, funding, 1.5 per cent of projected Gross Domestic Product, M-87 (Davies)

            See also Caregivers; China—Group of 15 individuals; Compassionate care leave; Deportation; Falun Gong; Immigration; Income-splitting; Income tax; Indian bands/reserves; Taxation; Universal Child Care Benefit

Family Farm Cost-of-Production Protection Act

            C-356 (Martin, Pat)

Family farms

            Cost of production protection, C-356 (Martin, Pat)

            Intergenerational transfer, measures

                        M-282 (Picard)

                        M-412 (Guimond)

Family Homes on Reserves and Matrimonial Interests or Rights Act

            C-47

Family leave

            Child, disappearance/criminal injury and suicide or criminal death of spouse, common-law partner or child, employment insurance benefits, C-550 (Bonsant)

Family violence see Immigrants—Processing fees

Famine see Ukrainian Famine (1932-1933); Ukrainian Famine and Genocide Memorial Day

Farm Income Protection Act

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Farmer’s Day

            March 21st, establishing, M-480 (Julian)

Farmers see Blue-green algae; Canada Pension Plan (CPP)

Farmers Compensation and Blue-green Algae Proliferation Prevention Act

            C-546 (Mulcair)

Farms see Family farms; Fuel taxes—Gasoline and diesel fuel; Nappan Experimental Farm; Rail transportation; Roberts Bank Port; Tobacco farmers

Fax services see Elections—Campaign offices

Federal Courts Act

            C-30

            C-380 (Thibault, L.)

            C-492 (Julian)

Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario (FedNor)

            Funds, grants, loans and loan guarantees, Q-75 (Martin, T.)

            Write-offs and forgiveness of debts, obligations and claims, Q-243 (Stoffer)

Federal enforcement officers

            Death in line of duty, education scholarship fund for surviving spouse and children, C-264 (Wrzesnewskyj)

            See also Border officers; Canada Border Services Agency; Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

Federal-provincial fiscal arrangements see Canada–New Brunswick Municipal Rural Infrastructure Fund; Canada Social Transfer; Capital taxes—Elimination; Carbon capture and storage; Clean Air and Climate Change Trust Fund; Community Development Trust; Economic conditions—Ontario; Equalization payments; Highways and roads—Trans-Labrador Highway; Quebec—Provincial and local governments; Social programs; Victims of crime—Parents/spouses

Federal-Provincial Fiscal Arrangements Act

            C-10

                        Ways and Means No. 2

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Federal-provincial jurisdiction see Broadcasting—And telecommunications; Charter of the French Language; Government programs—Quebec; Securities

Federal-provincial relations see Aboriginal child health care; Child care; Climate change—Provincial governments’ leadership; Donkin coal block; Inter-provincial trade barriers; Water—Bulk water exports

Federal textbook tax credit

            Statistics, Q-101 (Savage)

FedNor see Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario (FedNor)

Female genital mutilation

            Human rights violation, M-146 (Silva)

Feminine hygiene products

            Goods and Services Tax (GST) exemption, C-275 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Feminist groups

            Funding, M-74 (Davies)

Ferry services see BC Ferries; Yarmouth Ferry Terminal

Fetal alcohol syndrome see Alcoholic beverage containers—Warning labels, Pregnancy

Fibromyalgia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day

            May 12th, establishing, M-292 (Dykstra)

Filipino Canadians

            Contribution/anniversary of Philippine independence, M-103 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Film industry

            Tax incentives, certified Canadian films

                        Bill C-10, public policy provisions/censorship, Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Mourani)

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

                                    See also Canadian Motion Picture Industry Secretariat

            See also Copyright—Internet; Telefilm Canada

Finance Minister see Budget 2006 (May 2, 2006)

Finance Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 5

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 10

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 18

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

            See also Budget 2008 (February 26, 2008)

Financial Administration Act

            C-30

            C-42

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-503 (Stoffer)

            S-201 (Warkentin)

Financial Consumer Agency of Canada see Bank fees—Annual statement

Financial institutions

            Accounts

                        “No frills” minimum service accounts, M-53 (Davies)

                        Standard basic account/common basket of services, M-51 (Davies)

            See also Banks; Collateralized debt obligations (CDOs); Income tax—Source deductions; Mortgages

Financial services

            Fringe financial services, cheque cashers and payday lenders, licensing and control, M-105 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            Low-income earners, access

                        M-52 (Davies)

                        M-54 (Davies)

            See also Auditors; Automated teller machines (ATMs); Bank fees; Cheque cashing services; Consumer loans; Credit Ombudsman Office; Mortgages; Poverty—Discrimination

Financial transactions see One cent coin

Finding Room: Housing Solutions for the Future see Social housing

Fire retardants

            Brominated flame retardants and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) products, ban, C-274 (Kadis)

            Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) products, ban, M-38 (Julian)

Fire safety see Fire retardants; Sprinkler systems

Firearms

            Long-guns, non-restricted, registration, C-24

            Repositories, public/private partnership

                        M-231 (Karygiannis)

                        M-389 (Karygiannis)

            Use in commission of serious offences

                        Bail, reverse onus provisions, C-2

                        Escalating minimum penalties, C-2

            See also Border officers; Gun control; Gun crimes

Firearms Act

            C-24

Firearms registry (Canadian Firearms Program)

            Funding, Q-4 (Barnes)

            See also Firearms—Long-guns

Firefighters

            Crimes against firefighters, penalties, C-400 (Silva)

            See also Airports; Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Police; Hazardous materials; National Appreciation Day; Protective Services National Day of Appreciation; Public safety officers; World Police and Firefighters Games, Burnaby, 2009

Fires

            Statistics, national office, establishing, M-325 (Angus)

            See also National Fire Advisor

First Gulf War (1990-1991) see 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991); Anthrax vaccine

First Nations

            Economic development

                        Database of aboriginal and non-aboriginal consultants and band managers, establishing, M-516 (Martin, K.)

                        Investment fund, establishing, M-526 (Martin, K.)

            Government funding, Batchewana First Nation and Garden River First Nation, Q-171 (Martin, T.)

            Third Party Management system, Q-51 (Crowder)

            See also Atikamekw First Nations (Manawan, Wemotaci and Opitciwan); Canada Coat of Arms—Original Peoples; Cat Lake First Nation; Deh Cho First Nations; Indian bands/reserves; Oil and gas industry; Roberts Bank Port; Veterans

First Nations and Inuit Tobacco Control Strategy

            Funding cessation/revised strategy

                        Q-303 (Wasylycia-Leis)

                        Q-308 (Thibault, R.)

First Nations Children’s Health Protection Act

            C-563 (Keeper)

First Nations Infrastructure Fund

            Applications, Q-204 (Crowder)

First Nations Inuit Health Branch see Suicide prevention

First Nations Veterans Compensation Act

            C-334 (Martin, Pat)

Fiscal policy

            Tax cuts, tax “leakage”, foreign tax havens, Budget 2008 measures, analysis, Q-249 (Mulcair)

Fish farms

            Northern British Columbia, fish farm free zone, designating, M-324 (Cullen, N.)

Fisheries

            Atlantic Fisheries Groundfish Retirement Package, income tax treatment, Q-317 (Russell)

            Foreign countries, allocations, Q-155 (McGuire)

            Sustainable development, establishing, C-32

            See also Canada Fisheries Tribunal; Fuel taxes—Gasoline and diesel fuel; Genetically modified fish; Groundfish bottom trawling; Hunting, trapping and fishing; Krill fishery; National Fish and Wildlife Heritage Commission; Survey on the Importance of Nature to Canadians

Fisheries Act

            C-358 (Zed)

            C-504 (Stoffer)

            Repeal, C-32

Fisheries Act, 2007

            C-32

Fisheries and Oceans Department

            Fishing organizations or groups of fishing licence holders contributions, Q-64 (Cummins)

            See also Small Craft Harbours Program

Fisheries and Oceans Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 3

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 6

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

Fishing property

            Transfer, capital gains tax, "qualified farm property" exemption, C-216 (MacAulay)

Flag see Canadian flag

Flag Day

            February 15th, establishing, C-403 (Nash)

Flame retardants see Fire retardants

Floatplane safety

            Review, 2005-2006

                        P-48 (Bell, C.)

                        Q-294 (Bell, C.)

Fluorescent light bulbs see Lighting

Folco, Raymonde (Lib.—Laval—Les Îles)

            Canada Pension Plan (CPP), C-491

            Migrant workers, M-241

Food

            Labels

                        Meat or poultry products produced using hormones, antibiotics or rendered slaughterhouse waste/food                              product using pesticides or genetically modified organisms, C-510 (Dewar)

                        “Whole wheat” ingredient, advertising ban unless whole grain included in product, M-326 (Atamanenko)

            See also Advertising—Child protection; Atlantic Food and Horticulture Research Centre; Canadian Armed Forces; Genetically modified food; Pet food; Trans fats (trans fatty acids)

Food aid see World Food Programme (WFP)

Food and Drug Regulations

            C-378 (Bennett)

            See also Bottled water—Standards

Food and Drugs Act

            C-51

            C-251 (Szabo)

            C-328 (Martin, Pat)

            C-378 (Bennett)

            C-414 (Julian)

            C-456 (Atamanenko)

            C-516 (Silva)

            C-517 (Perron)

            C-529 (Gagnon)

Food biotechnology

            Cloned animal sources, sale and importation, ban, C-516 (Silva)

            Royal Society of Canada report, “Elements of Precaution - An Expert Panel Report on the Future of Food             Biotechnology”, implementation, M-444 (Atamanenko)

            Tests, burden of proof, M-80 (Davies)

            See also Genetically modified fish; Genetically modified food

Food Products Labelling Act

            C-510 (Dewar)

Food safety

            Imports, government measures, introducing, M-435 (Charlton)

            Durable life date, prepackaged or canned food, C-529 (Gagnon)

            Regulation, C-51

            See also Food—Labels; Pesticides and herbicides—Fruits and vegetables

Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited

            Talbotville, ON plant, cutbacks, M-163 (Mathyssen)

Foreign affairs see Afghanistan; Arar, Maher; Benatta, Benemar; Betancourt, Ingrid; Burma; Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Reciprocal agreements; China; Comfort women; Darfur (Sudan); Death penalty—United Nations resolution; Enemy combatants; Falun Gong; Government investment; Independent Panel on Canada’s Future Role in Afghanistan; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Kambaksh, Sayed Pervez; Kenya; Khadr, Omar; Kyoto Protocol; Macedonia, Republic of; Mongolia; Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty; Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture (OPCAT); Peace and security; Peace initiatives; Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP); Softwood Lumber Agreement; Sudan; Talal, Prince El Hassan bin; Torture; Tourism; World Health Organization (WHO)—Taiwan; Zimbabwe

Foreign Affairs and International Development Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 23

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 26

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 27

Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department

            Future, policy document or proposal, P-45 (Dewar)

            Name, change to Department of Peace, M-380 (Martin, Pat)

            Spousal employment, Auditor General Report (2007), Chp. 3, Q-148 (Casey)

            See also Afghanistan; Khadr, Omar—Welfare Visit; Mongolia; Whistleblowers

Foreign Affairs Minister see Bernier, Hon. Maxime; Peace and security

Foreign affiliates

            Interest expenses, double deduction

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

Foreign aid

            Funding, statistics, Q-176 (Dykstra)

            See also Afghanistan—International development assistance; Bednet Program; Burma—Cyclone Nargis; Democratic Republic of the Congo; Humanitarian aid; International development funds; Iran; Iraq; Organ harvesting; Sudan; World Food Programme (WFP)

Foreign aid agencies

            Funding, allocation criteria

                        C-204 (Kramp)

                        C-243 (McDonough)

                        C-293 (McKay)

Foreign corporate takeovers

            Statistics, Q-37 (Charlton)

See also MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

Foreign credentials

            Internationally trained professionals, integration into workforce, M-336 (Dewar)

Foreign investment

            National interest criteria, review procedures, C-386 (Cullen, R.)

            Public hearings, M-117 (Masse)

            See also Foreign corporate takeovers

Foreign policy

            Conflict prevention, emphasizing, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Wilfert)

            See also Afghanistan; Burma

Foreign workers see Strippers; Temporary Foreign Worker Program

Forest industry

            Government measures, M-414 (Guimond)

            Raw log exports

                        Curtailment, M-301 (Bell, C.)

                        Policy, Q-10 (Bell, C.)

            See also Manufacturing and forestry sectors; Mountain pine beetle; Softwood Lumber Agreement

Forgery see Identity theft

Formosa Farm of Maple Ridge see Golden Ears Bridge

Foundations

            Accountability, external auditor, appointment of Auditor General, M-30 (Julian)

            See also Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation; Charitable organizations/foundations; Gairdner Foundation; Private foundations; Tzu Chi Foundation

Franchise operations see Canadian Armed Forces—Food services

Franking privilege see Amblyopia

Fraser River see Tsawwassen Territory

Fraud see Identity theft; Senior citizens—Defrauding

Federicton constituency see Government grants and contributions

Free trade see Automobile industry—Imports; Canada-European Free Trade Association agreement; North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

Freedom of association see Health care workers

Freedom of speech see Privilege

Freedom of the press see Journalists

Freeman, Carole (BQ—Châteauguay—Saint-Constant)

            Hate crimes, C-384

Fringe financial services see Financial services

Fromm, Paul see Parliament Buildings—Admittance denied

Fruits and vegetables see Pesticides and herbicides

Fry, Hon. Hedy (Lib.—Vancouver Centre)

            Drugs and pharmaceuticals, M-114

            Recreational snow sport helmets, C-412

            Safe Injection Site (SIS), Supply Proceedings No. 8

Fuel efficiency rebate see EcoAUTO Rebate Program

Fuel taxes

            Gasoline and diesel fuel, farming and fishing, bulk deliveries, excise tax, elimination, M-246 (Bezan)

            Renewable fuels, excise tax exemption, repeal

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            See also Gasoline taxes; Home heating fuels

Fuels see Automobiles/motor vehicles; Biofuels; Gasoline; Home heating fuels; Renewable fuels

Functional currency

            Reporting

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

Fundy Royal constituency see Government grants and contributions—Saint John

Funerals

            Goods and Services Tax (GST) exemption

                        C-436 (Stoffer)

                        M-274 (Wasylycia-Leis)

                        M-455 (Martin, Pat)

            See also World War I—Veterans

Fur trade see Dog or cat fur products

Furniture industry

            Government assistance, modernization and adaptation strategy, implementing, M-261 (André)

 

G

Gagnon, Christiane (BQ—Québec)

            Conscription, M-484

            Food safety, C-529

            Pedophiles, C-385

Gairdner Foundation

            Government payments

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

Gallant, Cheryl (CPC—Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke)

            Health insurance, M-239

Gambling

            Betting, pool-selling and book-making, use of communication technology, C-13

            Social impact, study, M-108 (Hill)

            See also Video lottery terminals and slot machines

Garden River First Nation see First Nations—Government funding

Garnishment

            Federal employees and individual contractors, Q-295 (Kadis)

Gasoline

            Ethanol content, 10 % requirement, M-42 (Julian)

            See also Antifreeze

Gasoline and diesel prices

            Government measures, Q-261 (Sgro)

            See also Petroleum products

Gasoline prices

            Government measures, necessity, M-160 (Crête)

            See also Oil and Gas Ombudsman; Petroleum products; Petroleum monitoring agency

Gasoline taxes

            Excise tax

                        Municipal infrastructure, funding, Liberal New Deal for Cities and Communities, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Zed)

                        Zero when cost of crude oil exceeds $60 per barrel, M-338 (Martin, K.)

            Municipalities’ share, increase

                        M-398 (Martin, K.)

                        M-406 (Martin, K.)

            See also Fuel taxes

Gaspé Peninsula, QC see Investment tax credit

Gatineau Park

            Boundaries/acquisition of privately owned real properties, C-311 (Dewar)

Gaudet, Roger (BQ—Montcalm)

            Competition, C-454

GDP see Gross Domestic Party (GDP)

Gender equality

            Action plan, Q-244 (Mathyssen)

            Government policies

                        M-470 (Mathyssen)

                        Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Layton)

            Transsexual and transgendered persons, gender identity or expression, discrimination, prohibited grounds

                        C-326 (Siksay)

                        C-494 (Siksay)

            See also Budget 2008 (February 26, 2008); Feminine hygiene products; Hate propaganda; Immigration—Reform; Memorial Cross (Silver Cross); Pay equity; Status of Women Canada

Gender Equality Commissioner

            Establishing, M-473 (Mathyssen)

            See also Women’s Advocate

Gender identity see Yogyakarta Principles on the Application of International Human Rights Law in relation to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Genetic Use Restriction Technologies (GURTS) see Terminator technology

Genetically modified fish

            Aquatic netpens, moratorium, M-81 (Davies)

Genetically modified food

            Independent agency, establishing, M-77 (Davies)

            Labelling

                        C-456 (Atamanenko)

                        C-517 (Perron)

            See also Food biotechnology

Genetically modified organisms

            Long-term effects, national research program, M-84 (Davies)

            See also Food—Labels

Genetically modified plants

            Environmental impacts, research data, access, M-83 (Davies)

Geneva Conventions Act

            C-60

Genital mutilation see Female genital mutilation

Genocide see Darfur (Sudan); Greek Pontians; Holocaust Monument; Rwandan genocide; Srebrenica massacre; Sudan; Ukrainian Famine (1932-1933); Ukrainian Famine and Genocide Memorial Day; Ukrainian Holodomor-Genocide Remembrance Day

Genome Canada

            Government payments

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

George, Barbara see Privilege—Contempt of Parliament

Germany see Deer and wild boar

GIS see Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)

Global Fund see Humanitarian aid

Global Nuclear Energy Partnership

            Canadian position, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (DeBellefeuille)

Global warming see Carbon cap and trade; Carbon capture and storage; Greenhouse gas emissions

Godfrey, Hon. John (Lib.—Don Valley West; resigned August 1, 2008)

            National Sustainable Development Act, C-474

            Sustainable Development, C-474

Godin, Yvon (NDP—Acadie—Bathurst)

            Cabinet Ministers, Q-58

            Committees, Standing, Q-61

            Employment insurance, C-265, C-364, C-365, C-366, C-367, C-369, C-370, C-371, C-479

            Employment Insurance Act, C-368, C-480

            National Defence Department (DND), Q-203

            National Defence Official Languages Program Transformation Model, Q-217

            Office of the Umpire (employment insurance), Q-59

            Official Languages Commissioner, Q-60

            Supreme Court of Canada, C-559

            Training programs, C-478

            Unemployment Insurance Trust Fund, C-480

            Written questions, Q-58, Q-59, Q-60, Q-61, Q-203, Q-217

Golden Ears Bridge

            Formosa Farm of Maple Ridge, impact, M-250 (Black)

Goods and Services Tax (GST)

            Annual remittance and filing thresholds

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            Rate, reduction

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 3

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

                        One-per-cent cut, advertising/inquiries, Q-298 (Kadis)

            Small business threshold, M-454 (Martin, Pat)

            See also Bicycles; Boards of education; Books and pamphlets; Diapers—Children; Drugs and pharmaceuticals; Education; Electricity—Wind; Feminine hygiene products; Funerals; Health care; Home heating fuels; Housing—Affordable housing; Long-term residential care facilities; Medical devices and equipment; Natural health products; Nursing services; Personal property; Public school districts; Reading materials; School boards

Goodyear, Gary (CPC—Cambridge)

            Cambridge constituency, C-325

Goose Bay,  NL see 5 Wing Goose Bay; Canadian Armed Forces—Airborne battalions

Government see Conservative government (Harper)

Government advertising see Canadian Wheat Board—Board of directors; Goods and Services Tax (GST)—Rate, One-per-cent cut; Quebec sovereignty referendums

Government announcements

            Canada Gazette, effectiveness re information of proposed studies, regulation changes, coming into force of laws, Q-301 (Bagnell)

Government appointments see Canadian International Trade Tribunal; Director of Public Prosecutions; Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board; National Capital Commission (NCC); Public Service; Senators; Sustainable development—National strategy

Government buildings and properties

            Divestment and sale, criteria, M-173 (Savoie)

            Square footage usage, National Capital Region, Ottawa/Outaouais regions, Q-312 (Proulx)

            See also Remembrance Day (November 11)—Canadian flag; Workers—Lives lost on job

Government contracts

            Bidders, travel costs, compensation, M-62 (Davies)

            See also Afghanistan—Canadian Armed Forces, Military equipment—Canadian mission, Public forums; Bargery, Richard; Canada Immigration (Permanent Resident) Visas; Canadian Armed Forces—Food services; Cormorant Helicopters; Environment Department—Project; Garnishment; Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy; Privacy; Public relations; Temporary personnel services; Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)

Government departments, boards, agencies and commissions

            Finances, quarterly reports, S-201 (Warkentin)

            Head offices, requirement for location in Ottawa, C-380 (Thibault, L.)

            See also Agriculture and Agri-Food Department; Atlantic Canada Opportunites Agency (ACOA); Canada Border Services Agency; Canada Employment Insurance Financing Board; Canada Fisheries Tribunal; Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC); Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Administration; Canadian Heritage Department; Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC); Canadian Wheat Board; Canadian Wildlife Service; Citizenship and Immigration Department; Citizenship courts; Corporate interests of Canada (Crown corporations, mixed enterprises, joint enterprises and shared-governance corporations); Energy Price Commission; Environment Department; Fisheries and Oceans Department; Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department; Health Canada; Housing—National strategy; Human Resources and Social Development Canada; Indian Affairs and Northern Development Department; Industry Canada; Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board; Mental Health Commission of Canada; National Capital Commission (NCC); National Defence Department; Natural Resources Department; Public relations; Specific Claims Tribunal; Statistics Canada; Status of Women Canada; Sudan—Businesses; Toronto Port Authority; Transport Department; Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat; Veterans Affairs Department

Government documents

            Cabinet Minister briefing notes, “for minister's eyes only” designation, Q-302 (Bagnell)

Government expenditures see Aboriginal child health care—Costs; Aboriginal education; Afghanistan—Canadian mission; Arctic scientific research facilities; Cabinet Ministers—Offices; Citizenship courts; Conscientioius objectors; Indian Affairs and Northern Development Department; Infrastructure—Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund; Mountain pine beetle; National Capital Commission (NCC)—Poinsettias; National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries; Oil spills—British Columbia; Olympics and Paralympics, 2010 Winter Games (Vancouver); Option Canada; Public relations; Temporary personnel services; Tomorrow Starts Today program; Whistleblowers—Guenette

Government fees see Citizenship—Application and processing fees; Immigrants—Head tax—Processing fees; Immigration—Reform; Passports—Processing fees; Right of Permanent Residence Fee

Government finances see Government departments, boards, agencies and commissions—Finances; Quebec—Provincial and local governments

Government grants and contributions

            Accounts, budgets and envelopes using less than 50 per cent of allotted funds

                        Q-80 (Silva)

                        Q-113 (Silva)

            Beaches—East York constituency, Q-158 (Minna)

            Beauséjour constituency, Q-144 (LeBlanc)

            Bramalea—Gore—Malton constituency, Q-306 (Malhi)

            BramptonSpringdale constituency, Q-137 (Dhalla)

            BurnabyNew Westminster constituency, Q-31 (Julian)

            Cabinet Ministers, discretion, Q-25 (Marston)

            Calgary Southwest constituency

                        Q-34 (Bagnell)

                        Q-140 (Bagnell)

            Charlottetown constituency, Q-199 (Murphy, S.)

            Egmont constituency, Q-142 (McGuire)

            Esquimalt—Juan de Fuca constituency, Q-135 (Martin, K.)

            Fredericton constituency, Q-143 (Scott)

            Hamilton, ON

                        Q-284 (Charlton)

                        Q-286 (Charlton)

            Hamilton Mountain constituency

                        Q-283 (Charlton)

                        Q-285 (Charlton)

            Labrador constituency, Q-196 (Russell)

            London—Fanshawe constituency, Q-190 (Mathyssen)

            Notre-Dame-de-Grâce—Lachine constituency, Q-127 (Jennings)

            Parkdale—High Park constituency, Q-119 (Nash)

            Postal service areas M4L, M4C, M4E, and M4B, Q-185 (Minna)

            Saint John, Fundy Royal, New Brunswick Southwest, and Tobique—Mactaquac constituencies, Q-79 (Zed)

            Sault Ste. Marie constituency, Q-172 (Martin, T.)

            Thornhill constituency, Q-296 (Kadis)

            Vancouver Quadra constituency, Q-288 (Murray)

            Yukon constituency

                        Q-33 (Bagnell)

                        Q-139 (Bagnell)

            See also 5 Wing Goose Bay; Aboriginal education—On-reserve educational facilities; Aboriginal housing—Shelter allowance policy; Aboriginal women's organizations; Advance Market Commitment; Airports; Arts and culture; Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA); Building Canada Fund; Canada Access Grants; Canada Millennium Scholarship Foundation; Canada-New Brunswick Municipal Rural Infrastructure Fund; Canada Port Authorities; Canada Social Transfer; Canada’s Action Plan Against Racism; Canadian Armed Forces—Airborne battalions—Food services; Canadian Wildlife Service; Cancer research; Carbon capture and storage; Celebrate Canada! program; Cenotaph/Monument Restoration Program; Clean Air and Climate Change Trust Fund; Community Engagement Partnership Fund; Commuter rail service; Dunlap Observatory Lands; Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec; Education, post-secondary—Funding; Emergency and contingency funds; Emergency disaster relief; Evergreen Line (light rail transit project); Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario (FedNor); Feminist groups; Firearms registry (Canadian Firearms Program); First Nations; First Nations and Inuit Tobacco Control Strategy; Foreign aid; Foreign aid agencies; Forest industry; Furniture industry; Gairdner Foundation; Genome Canada; Highways and roads; Homelessness; Human papillomavirus immunization; Human Resources and Social Development Canada; International Monetary Fund (IMF); Internet—Community Access Program; Iran; Literacy—Funding cutbacks—National, provincial or local organizations—Voluntary sector organizations; Livestock producers; Manufacturing industry; Mental Health Commission of Canada; Municipal infrastructure; National Aboriginal Day; National Crime Prevention Centre; North American Future 2025 Project; Official Languages Action Plan; Police Officers Recruitment Fund; Port Divestiture Program; Public/private partnerships; Public Transit Capital Trust 2008; Quebec City, QC—400th anniversary; Safe Injection Site (SIS); Small Craft Harbours Program; Spadina subway line; Sport infrastructure—Building Canada Fund; Status of Women Canada—Women's Program; Sudan; Toronto waterfront; Tuition; Universal Child Care Benefit; University of Calgary; Water treatment facilities; Wildlife; Women’s organizations; Workplace skills; World Police and Firefighters Games, Burnaby, 2009; Youth Employment Strategy

Government House Leader's Office see Committees, Standing—Chairs

Government investment

            Corporations conducting business in Sudan and Iran, divestment, M-410 (Dryden)

            See also Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy; Sudan—Businesses

Government loan guarantees see Canada’s Action Plan Against Racism; Lower Churchill hydro-electric project

Government policy see Budgetary policies; China—Human rights violations; Climate change; Death penalty; Depleted uranium (DU) weapons; Doping (sport); Economic conditions; Economic policy; Energy—National strategy; Film industry; Fiscal policy; Gender equality; Greenhouse gas emissions—Limits; Hague Convention on the International Protection of Adults; Income trusts; Indian bands/reserves—Northwest Territories; Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy; International trade; Literacy—National policy; Murder—Canadian murderers abroad; Poverty; Productivity; Supply management; Water

Government procurement

            Miscellaneous items, Q-248 (Mulcair)

            Sustainable and ethical procurement policy, implementing, M-36 (Julian)

            See also Afghanistan—Canadian Armed Forces, Military equipment; Canadian symbolic and promotional materials; Government vehicles; Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy; Postage stamps; Public relations; Public transportation projects; Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs); Sudan—Businesses

Government programs

            Evaluation/review, C-421 (Willliams)

            Quebec, provincial jurisdiction/right to opt out, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Barbot)

            See also Canada Access Grants; Canada Summer Jobs Program; Canada’s Action Plan Against Racism; Canadian Agricultural Income Stabilization Program (CAIS); Celebrate Canada! Program; Cenotaph/Monument Restoration Program; Child development; Clean Air and Climate Change Trust Fund; Composting; Court Challenges Program; Disabled and handicapped persons—Employment; Drug and substance abuse—Harm reduction programs; EcoAUTO Rebate Program; First Nations and Inuit Tobacco Control Strategy; Furniture industry; Grain industry—Producer payment security program; Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy; Infrastructure—Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund; Internet—Community Access Program; Library Book Rate Program; Official Languages Action Plan; Pay equity; Port Divestiture Program; Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program; Senior citizens—Government initiatives; Small Craft Harbours Program; Sport infrastructure—Building Canada Fund; Summer Career Placement Program; Temporary Foreign Worker Program; Tomorrow Starts Today program

Government property see Canada Post Corporation

Government registries see Registries

Government subsidies see Caregiver Tax Credit

Government vehicles

            Alternative fuel capability, promoting, C-314 (Silva)

Grain Futures Act

            C-39

Grain industry

            Mandatory inward inspection, C-39

            Producer payment security program, C-39

            See also Barley marketing; Canadian Grain Commission; Canadian Wheat Board; Food—Labels, "Whole wheat"

Grain transportation

            Rail sidings, availability list, C-8

Great Lakes see Lake Superior

Greek Pontians

             Ottoman Empire massacres, persecution and death marches, 1916-1923, condemnation as genocide, M-402             (Karygiannis)

Green Fund see Sustainable development

Greenhouse gas emissions

            Limits, government policy, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (McGuinty)

            Reduction

                        Long-term and interim targets, C-377 (Layton)

                        United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change negotiations, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Bigras)

            Regulation, C-468 (Cullen, N.)

            See also Carbon cap and trade; Carbon capture and storage; Gasoline—Ethanol; Kyoto Protocol; Nuclear weapons—And climate change; Renewable fuels

Grenier, Bernard see Option Canada

Grewal, Nina (CPC—Fleetwood—Port Kells)

            Child pornography, C-347

            Identity theft, C-271

            Methamphetamine, M-450

            Terrorism, C-346

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) see Families

Groundfish bottom trawling

            Moratorium, M-232 (Savoie)

GST see Goods and Services Tax (GST)

Gualtieri, Joanna see Whistleblowers—Guenette

Guantanamo Bay, Cuba see Khadr, Omar

Guaranteed Annual Income for Seniors

            Implementing, M-365 (Szabo)

Guaranteed income see Guaranteed Annual Income for Seniors

Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)

            Automatic benefit/retroactivity, C-262 (Martin, Pat)

            Low-income seniors/loss of partner, M-404 (Sgro)

            Recipients/income threshold, M-383 (Thibault, L.)

Guarnieri, Hon. Albina (Lib.—Mississauga East—Cooksville)

            Batticaloa, Sri Lanka, M-314

            References see Panel of Chairs

            Sentences (convicted criminals), C-433

Guay, Monique (BQ—Rivière-du-Nord)

            Correctional officers, M-498

Guenette, John see Whistleblowers

Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality see Bottled water—Standards

Guimond, Michel (BQ—Montmorency—Charlevoix—Haute-Côte-Nord)

            Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Office (Elections Canada), Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Elections, C-465

            Family farms, M-412

            Forest industry, M-414

            Quebec sovereignty referendums, M-413

Guitars see Six String Nation Day

Gulf War see First Gulf War (1990-1991)

Gun control

            Cost-effectiveness, review, M-113 (Breitkreuz)

            See also Border officers; Firearms registry (Canadian Firearms Program)

Gun crimes

            C-2

GURTS see Genetic Use Restriction Technology (GURTS)

 

H

Hague Convention on the International Protection of Adults

            Government position, Q-318 (McDonough)

Halfway houses see Women

Halifax International Airport see Customs services

Hamilton, ON see Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC); Government grants and contributions

Hamilton Mountain constituency see Government grants and contributions

Hanger, Art (CPC—Calgary Northeast)

            Child sexual predators, C-337

Hansard see House of Commons—Debates

Harassment see Psychological harassment

Harm reduction programs see Drug and substance abuse

Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

            Annual remittance and filing thresholds

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            Rate, reduction

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 3

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            See also Drugs and pharmaceuticals—Goods and Services Tax (GST); Education—Goods and Services Tax (GST); Electricity—Wind; Health care—Goods and Services Tax (GST); Long-term residential care facilities—Goods and Services Tax (GST); Medical devices and equipment—Goods and Services Tax (GST); Nursing services—Goods and Services Tax (GST); Personal property

Hate crimes

            Mischief against educational institution or premises serving specific groups of persons, C-384 (Freeman)

Hate messages

            Telephone communications, Canadian Human Rights Act, section 13(1), M-446 (Martin, K.)

Hate propaganda

            Gender distinction, including as "identifiable group", C-254 (Wrzesnewskyj)

            See also Parliament Buildings—Admittance denied

Hawn, Laurie (CPC—Edmonton Centre)

            Canadian Armed Forces, C-232

Hazardous materials

            Firefighters, training, M-168 (Angus)

            See also 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991); Antifreeze; Asbestos; Bisphenol A (BPA); Dangerous goods; Depleted uranium (DU) weapons; Display hooks; Fire retardants; Nuclear incidents; Nuclear weapons; Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS); Pesticides and herbicides; Phthalates; Toxic substances; Toxic waste sites

Hazardous products see Children’s products (toys); Depleted uranium (DU) weapons; Recreational snow sport helmets

Hazardous Products Act

            C-230 (McDonough)

            C-273 (Kadis)

            C-412 (Fry)

            C-541 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Head of State see Act of Settlement (1701)

Head offices see Government departments, boards, agencies and commissions

Head taxes see Chinese Canadians; Immigrants; Immigration—Reform

Health and safety see Alcoholic beverage containers; Anthrax vaccine; Bisphenol A (BPA); Bottled water; Breast Implant Registry; Candy; Child fitness tax credit; Children’s products (toys); Consumer products; Display hooks; Drinking water; Electromagnetic fields; Food—Labels; Food safety; Genetically modified organisms; Life-work balance; Mental health; Occupational health and safety; Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS); Pesticides and herbicides; Phthalates; Physical activity; Physical fitness; Rail transportation—Noise; Sewage; Tobacco products—Flavoured tobacco products; Toxic substances—Warning labels; Trans fats (trans fatty acids); Transmission towers (electricity pylons)

Health and Social Services Delivery Improvement Act, Bill 29 (British Columbia) see Health care workers

Health Canada see Asbestos; Bargery, Richard; Organ donations/transplants—Sexual orientation

Health care

            Goods and Services Tax (GST)/Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 8

            Wait times, reduction

                        M-150 (Silva)

                        Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Layton)

            See also Aboriginal child health care; Arthritis; Asbestos—Disease; Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)—Nuclear reactor; Autism—Treatment; Bednet Program; Breast Implant Registry; Canada Student Loans Program—Health professionals; Canadian Armed Forces; Cancer research; Caregiver Tax Credit; Caregivers; Centre for Best Health Care Practices; Chronic disease; Convalescence; Dangerous goods—Importation; Dental care; Disease prevention; Drugs and pharmaceuticals; Homecare; Human papillomavirus immunization; Immigrants—Inadmissibility; Infectious disease—National strategy; Long-term residential care facilities; Lyme disease; Marijuana—Medical use; Medical devices and equipment; Medical doctors; Medical Expense Tax Credit; Medical expenses; Medical isotopes; Medical procedures; Medical research; Medical residents; Medical services workers; Medical supplies; Mental health; Mental Health Commission of Canada; Mobile homes—Indian reserves; National Organ Donor Registry; Natural health products; Nursing services; Occupational disease registry; Occupational health and safety; Organ donations/transplants; Physician General of Canada; Prostate cancer—National strategy; Safe Injection Site (SIS); Suicide prevention; Therapeutic products; Vitamins and supplements

Health care workers

            Collective bargaining rights, British Columbia, Health and Social Services Delivery Improvement Act, Bill 29,       Supreme Court of Canada decision, M-359 (Davies)

            See also Canada Student Loans Program—Health professionals; Emergency medical services workers; Medical procedures

Health insurance

            Exemption from provincial or territorial health insurance plan premiums, M-239 (Gallant)

            See also Autism—Treatment

Health of Animals Act see Animal transportation

Health professionals see Canada Student Loans Program

Health Standing Committee

            Reports, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

Heat pumps

            Tax write-off, M-329 (Martin, K.)

Hecate Strait  see Oil and gas tankers—British Columbia coastline

Helicopters see Afghanistan—Canadian Armed Forces, Combat mission; Cormorant Helicopters

Helmets see Recreational snow sport helmets

Herbal remedies

            Drug substitute for severe allergies/sensitivity, medical expense deduction, C-255 (Stoffer)

            See also Natural health products

Heraldry see Canada Coat of Arms

Herbicides see Pesticides and herbicides

Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act

            C-268 (Stoffer)

            S-215 (Miller)

Heroism Exposed: An Investigation into the Treatment of 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991) see 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991)

Herzegovena see Bosnia and Herzegovena

Highways and roads

            British Columbia, federal funding, M-57 (Davies)

            National Highway System, establishing, M-56 (Davies)

            Trans-Labrador Highway, Quebec route 138 east of Sept-Iles, Quebec route 389, government funding, Q-197      (Russell)

            See also Infrastructure—Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund; South Fraser Perimeter Road

Hill, Hon. Jay (CPC—Prince GeorgePeace River; Secretary of State)

            Canadian Armed Forces, M-109

            Drug trafficking, C-245

            Gambling, M-108

            Mountain pine beetle, M-110

            Prayer of thanksgiving, M-107

            Sentences (convicted criminals), C-235

Hinshaw-Thomas, Janet see Trafficking in persons (human trafficking)—Humanitarian aid workers

Historic sites and monuments see Cenotaph/Monument Restoration Program; da Silva, Pedro; Holocaust Monument; Kinsol Trestle; Komagata Maru incident (1914); Lighthouses; Memorial Wall of Names; Military memorial sites; National Cemetery of Canada; Royal Roads University; Trudeau, Right Hon. Pierre Elliott—Statue

HIV/AIDS

            Aboriginal people, Downtown Eastside of Vancouver, infection rates, Emergency debate, Other Business No. 7

            Drug users, intravenous, M-44 (Davies)

            Patented antiretroviral medicines, costs/distribution, M-31 (Julian)

            See also Humanitarian aid

Hockey see National Hockey Day

Holidays Act

            C-354 (Mark)

            C-363 (Charlton)

            C-403 (Nash)

Holidays/commemorative days see Alzheimer's Disease; Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS); Autism—Canadian Autism Day; Canada-Portugal Day; Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms Day; Canadian Islamic History Month; Child Cancer Awareness Month; Colorectal cancer; Community service; Da Costa, Mathieu (-1607); Dystonia; Elder Abuse Awareness Day; Epidermolysis bullosa; Farmer’s Day; Fibromyalgia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day; Flag Day; Hunger; International Mother Language Day; Korean War; Leif Erikson Day; Marine industry; Marriage—National Healthy Marriage Week; National Aboriginal Day; National Aboriginal History Month; National Appreciation Day; National Hockey Day; National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day; National Philanthropy Day; Ovarian cancer; Peacekeeping; Prayer of thanksgiving; Protective Services National Day of Appreciation; Quebec City, QC; Remembrance Day (November 11); Rwandan genocide; Seniors’ Day; Six String Nation Day; Srebrenica massacre; Tartan Day; Trudeau, Right Hon. Pierre Elliott; Tzu Chi Foundation; Ukrainian Famine (1932-1933); Ukrainian Famine and Genocide Memorial Day; Ukrainian Holodomor-Genocide Remembrance Day; Workers—Lives lost on job; World Oceans Day

Holland, Mark (Lib.—AjaxPickering)

            Crime, C-455

            Cruelty to animals, C-373

Holly's law

            C-388 (Silva)

Holocaust see Wallenburg, Raoul

Holocaust Monument

            National Capital Region location, establishing, C-547 (Kadis)

Holocaust Monument Act

            C-547 (Kadis)

Holodomor see Ukrainian Famine (1932-1933); Ukrainian Famine and Genocide Memorial Day; Ukrainian Holodomor-Genocide Remembrance Day

Home Buyers’ Plan

            Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) withdrawal limit, increase, C-520 (Cummins)

Home heating fuels

            Goods and Services Tax (GST) exemption, C-435 (Stoffer)

Homecare

            Accessibility, guidelines, inclusion of chronic care, M-340 (Charlton)

Homelessness

            National Homeless Initiative (NHI) and  Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS), funding announcements, Member of Parliament involvement, protocol, Q-15 (Savoie)

            See also Housing—Affordable housing

Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS)

            Quebec, funding/agreement, Q-32 (Robillard)

            Supporting Communities Partnership Initiative (SCPI), transition, Q-5 (Mathyssen)

            See also Homelessness

Homosexuals see Civil Marriage Act; Yogyakarta Principles on the Application of International Human Rights Law in

            relation to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Hooks see Display hooks

Hormones see Food—Labels

Horticulture see Atlantic Food and Horticulture Research Centre

Hospitals see Deer Lodge Hospital

House of Commons

            Adjournment

                        Other Business No. 2

                        Other Business No. 6

            Debates (Hansard), broadcasting and printing of May 26, 2008 Address by President of Ukraine

                        Other Business No. 2

                        Other Business No. 10

            Decorum, enforcement by Speaker, M-152 (Boshcoff)

            Environmentally friendly designs, maintenance, and energy systems, integrating, M-272 (Julian)

            Representation, number of members/provincial representation, C-22

            Sittings and Business of the House

                        Government Business No. 8

                        Other Business No. 2

                        Other Business No. 6

            Vacancies/by-election, S-224 (Murphy, B.)

            See also Canadian Armed Forces—Foreign missions; Chief Electoral Officer of Canada Office (Elections Canada); Darfur (Sudan); MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.; Peacekeeping—Personnel; Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP); Tackling Violent Crime Act—Legislative process

House of Commons Calendar

            Year 2008, Other Business No. 2

House of Commons proceedings

            Notices, May 5, 2008 filing deadline, Other Business No. 2

            See also Statements by Members; Statements by Ministers

Housing

            Affordable housing

                        Goods and Services Tax (GST) exemption, M-43 (Davies)

                        Residential rental property, low-cost, investment, tax incentives, C-532 (Siksay)

                        Senior citizens, access, M-39 (Stoffer)

            First home purchase, Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) borrowing, M-307 (Martin, K.)

            National strategy/Ministry of Housing, establishing, M-154 (Mathyssen)

            Rights, establishing

                        C-242 (Stoffer)

                        C-382 (Mathyssen)

                        M-89 (Davies)

                        M-90 (Davies)

            See also Aboriginal housing; Condominiums; Home Buyers’ Plan; Homelessness; Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS); Mobile homes; Mortgages; Non-profit housing; Social housing; Social programs—Vulnerable Canadians; Sprinkler systems

Housing Bill of Rights

            C-382 (Mathyssen)

HPS see Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS)

HST see Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

Hubbard, Hon. Charles (Lib.—Miramichi)

            Cruelty to animals, S-203

            Employment insurance, Q-132

            Written questions, Q-132

Human papillomavirus immunization

            Aboriginal people, funding/procedures, Q-45 (Keeper)

Human Pathogens and Toxins Act

            C-54

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

            Estimates, 2007-2008, Supplementary (A), Votes 1 and 5, reallocation, Q-124 (Ignatieff)

            Projects, grants, contributions and other funding support

                        Cape Breton—Canso constituency, including Canada Summer Jobs Program, Q-191 (Cuzner)

                        Victoria constituency, Q-16 (Savoie)

Human Resources, Social Development and the Status of Persons with Disabilities Standing Committee

            Reports

                        Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 9

                        Concurrence in Committee Reports No. 14

Human rights

            Abuses, combating, M-162 (Marston)

            Public oversight committee, establishing, M-197 (Marston)

            Review, public hearings, M-503 (Martin, K.)

            Violations of international law or treaties, tort claims by non-Canadian citizens, C-492 (Julian)

            See also Aboriginal people; Act of Settlement (1701); Airline Passenger Bill of Rights; Arar, Maher; Aung San Suu Kyi; Batticaloa, Sri Lanka; Benatta, Benemar; Betancourt, Ingrid; Bill of Rights for Seniors; Bretton Woods and Related Agreements; Burma; Canadian Museum for Human Rights; Child combatants; Child labour; China; Chinese Canadians; Comfort women; Croatian Canadians; Discrimination and racism; Drugs and pharmaceuticals—Access; Elder Abuse Awareness Day; Falun Gong; Female genital mutilation; Gender equality; Genocide; Greek Pontians; Hate messages; Hate propaganda; Health care workers—Collective bargaining rights; Housing; Immigrants—Humanitarian or compassionate grounds; Indonesia; Iran; Italian Canadians; Kambaksh, Sayed Pervez; Kenya; Khadr, Omar; Komagata Maru incident (1914); Medical procedures—Health care providers; Mining industry—Developing countries; National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries; Official languages minorities—Linguistic rights guarantees; Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture (OPCAT); Organ harvesting; Passports—Refusal; Pay equity; Poverty—Discrimination; Racial and religious profiling; Refugees; Religious freedom; Security certificates; Sexual harassment; Strippers; Torture; Trafficking in persons (human trafficking); Ukrainian Famine (1932-1933); Ukrainian Famine and Genocide Memorial Day; Ukrainian Holodomor-Genocide Remembrance Day; United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW); United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples; Wallenburg, Raoul; Yogyakarta Principles on the Application of International Human Rights Law in relation to Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Human smuggling and trafficking see Trafficking in persons (human trafficking)

Humanitarian aid

            HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria Global Fund contributions, generic drugs, United Nations international advocacy agency for women, M-252 (Nash)

            See also Peace initiatives; Peacekeeping—Personnel; Trafficking in persons (human trafficking); Tzu Chi Foundation

Hunger

            National Hunger Awareness Day, June 5, 2007, establishing

                        M-333 (Crowder)

                        Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Hunting rifles see Long-guns (hunting rifles and shotguns)

Hunting, trapping and fishing

            Protection, M-247 (Breitkreuz)

            See also National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day

Hybrid motor vehicles

            And other environmentally innovative vehicles, income tax deduction, M-115 (Masse)

Hydro-electricity see Lower Churchill hydro-electric project

Hydrogenation see Trans fats (trans fatty acids)

 

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Ianiero, Dominic and Nancy

            February 20, 2006 murders, investigation by Mexican authorities, persons of interest, Dr. Cheryl Everall and Ms. Kimberley Kim, Q-112 (Boshcoff)

IBI see Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI)

Iceland see Agreement on Agriculture between Canada and the Republic of Iceland

Iceland Tariff

            C-55

Identification of Criminals Act

            C-376 (Cannan)

Identity Screening Regulations see Specified Persons List (SPL)

Identity theft

            Crime, establishing, C-271 (Grewal)

            Criminal Code offence/penalties, including mail redirection, document forgery, personation and credit card copying and forgery, C-27

Ignatieff, Michael (Lib.—Etobicoke—Lakeshore)

            Human Resources and Social Development Canada, Q-124

            Written questions, Q-124

IISD see International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

IMF see International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Immigrants

            Female immigrants aged 15 to 21, safety and legitimate working conditions, M-218 (Smith)

            Head tax/Right of Landing Fee (ROLF), abolition, M-33 (Julian)

            Humanitarian or compassionate grounds, moratoria countries, permanent residence, M-226 (Siksay)

            Inadmissibility, health grounds exception, provincial nominee programs, including

                        C-524 (Wasylycia-Leis)

                        M-461 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            Processing fees, protected persons/women and children escaping domestic violence, M-190 (Chow)

            See also Canada Border Services Agency—Detention and removal process; Chinese Canadians; Conscientious objectors; Dziekanski, Robert; Environmental Immigrant and Refugee category; Komagata Maru incident (1914); Marriages of convenience; Strippers

Immigration

            Application process

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

Citizenship and Immigration Standing Committee study proposal, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Bevilacqua)

                        Proposed changes, studies, reports and consultation list, P-43 (Chow)

                        Regulations, documents, P-46 (Chow)

            Citizenship and Immigration Department, Immigration Program, expenditures/reorganization, Q-291 (Chow)

            Document, “Immigration Control Manual”, P-41 (Lee)

            Family class sponsorship, relative not a member of family class, once-in-a-lifetime sponsorship, C-394 (Nash)

            Reform, domestic workers, full status/Right of Landing Fee (ROLF), head tax, abolition/refugees, grounds, including gender and sexual orientation persecution, M-73 (Davies)

            Sponsorship, time limits/applicability, M-255 (Malhi)

            Sponsorship agreements, default, recovery of costs, M-131 (Siksay)

            See also Canada Border Services Agency—Detention and removal process; Canada Immigration (Permanent Resident) Visas; Citizenship and Immigration Minister—Permits; Deportation; Environmental Immigrant and Refugee category; Komagata Maru incident (1914); Marriage—Overseas marriages; Marriages of convenience; Permanent residents; Right of Permanent Residence Fee; Temporary Residence Permits; Visitor Visas

Immigration Advocate Office

            Establishing, M-139 (Siksay)

Immigration and Refugee Protection Act

            C-3

            C-17

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-280 (Demers)

            C-345 (Bains)

            C-394 (Nash)

            C-410 (Jennings)

            C-523 (Alghabra)

            C-524 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            Section 38(2) see Immigrants—Inadmissibility

            Section 117 see Trafficking in persons (human trafficking)—Humanitarian aid workers

Immigration Control Manual see Immigration—Document

Impaired driving

            Alcohol and drug-impaired drivers, penalties/testing/witnesses' evidence, C-2

            Blood alcohol level

                        0.03%, exceeding, M-174 (Savoie)

                        0.05%, exceeding

                                    C-301 (Kadis)

                                    C-376 (Cannan)

            Penalties, C-13

            Zero tolerance/penalties, M-29 (Julian)

            See also Alcoholic beverage containers—Warning labels

Impaired vision see Amblyopia

Imports

            Shipments, electronic data provided to Canada Border Services Agency, C-43

            See also Automobile industry; Dangerous goods; Depleted uranium (DU) weapons; Dog or cat fur products; Dumping and subsidization (trade); Food biotechnology—Cloned animal sources; Food safety; Travellers’ exemption

In the Hot Seat: an Evening Primer for Committee Chairs see Committees, Standing—Chairs

Incandescent light bulbs see Lighting

Income see Guaranteed Annual Income for Seniors; Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS); Investment—Deferred income plans; Low-income earners; Senior citizens; Tax-Free Savings Accounts

Income Security Minister of State

            Establishing, M-24 (Stoffer)

Income-splitting

            Families with children, exemption, M-275 (Turner)

Income tax

            Double taxation, S-2

            Familiy income calculation, M-399 (Martin, K.)

            Interest rates, money owed to Receiver General or taxpayer, equal treatment, C-457 (Pallister)

            Rate

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            Source deductions, graduated penalties and remittance to financial institution

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 7

            Spouse or common-law partner and wholly dependent relative amounts

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

            Students, post-secondary institutions, Q-102 (Savage)

            See also Artists; Athletes; Caregivers—Medical expenses; Charitable donations; Community service groups—Membership dues; Conscientious objectors; Construction industry; Education, post-secondary—Designated regions; Employment insurance—Payments; Fisheries—Atlantic Fisheries Groundfish Retirement Package; Herbal remedies; Hybrid motor vehicles; Income-splitting; Low-income earners; Meal and beverage expenses; Meal tax credit; Medical doctors; Mortgages—Interest deductibility; Mountain pine beetle—Woodlot owners; Northern Residents Deduction; Olympics and Paralympics, 2010 Winter Games (Vancouver); Physical activity; Public transit passes; Publicly traded trusts and partnerships; Registered Disability Savings Plan; Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP); Scholarships; Social security payments (United States); Stock options; Tax-Free Savings Accounts; Taxpayer Protection Office; Tools—Employee income tax deduction; Travel expenses; Tuition; Vitamins and supplements; Volunteer emergency workers; Volunteers

Income Tax Act

            C-10

                        Ways and Means No. 2

            C-12

                        Ways and Means No. 1

            C-20

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 3

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

            C-207 (Bouchard)

            C-209 (Stoffer)

            C-215 (Stoffer)

            C-216 (MacAulay)

            C-217 (Crête)

            C-219 (Easter)

            C-233 (St-Hilaire)

            C-239 (Stoffer)

            C-241 (Stoffer)

            C-246 (Smith)

            C-247 (Smith)

            C-253 (McTeague)

            C-255 (Stoffer)

            C-256 (Stoffer)

            C-260 (Martin, Pat)

            C-305 (Watson)

            C-313 (St-Hilaire)

            C-339 (Marston)

            C-342 (Pacetti)

            C-390 (Charlton)

            C-399 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            C-405 (Brown, P.)

            C-418 (Charlton)

            C-434 (Stoffer)

            C-445 (Bellavance)

            C-457 (Pallister)

            C-462 (Martin, K.)

            C-476 (Masse)

            C-520 (Cummins)

            C-532 (Siksay)

            Section 118.2(2)(n) see Vitamins and supplements

            Section 125.4(1) see Film industry—Tax incentives

            Section 127(9) see Investment tax credit—"Gaspé Peninsula"

            Section 132(6) see Mutual fund trusts

            Ways and Means No. 7

Income Tax Amendments Act, 2006

            C-10

                        Ways and Means No. 2

Income Tax Regulations

            C-457 (Pallister)

Income trusts

            Corporate tax rate/tax leakage, Q-149 (McCallum)

            Government policy, Q-88 (Bell, D.)

            See also Mutual fund trusts; Non-resident trusts and foreign investment entities; Specified investment flow-through partnerships (SIFT)

Independent Panel of Experts on Transferring Federal Non-Regulatory Laboratories see Laboratories

Independent Panel on Canada’s Future Role in Afghanistan

            Costs/staff, Q-97 (Black)

Indian Act

            Modernization/removal, consultations, M-518 (Martin, K.)

            See also Canadian Human Rights Act—Section 67

Indian Affairs and Northern Development Department

            Expenditures/statistics

                        Q-47 (Neville)

                        Q-237 (Angus)

            See also Aboriginal education

Indian bands/reserves

            Family homes, on-reserve matrimonial property rights, C-47

            Northwest Territories/remainder of Canada, policy, Q-230 (Bevington)

            See also Aboriginal education—On-reserve educational facilities; First Nations—Third Party Management system; Mobile homes; Oil and gas industry—First Nations lands; Water treatment facilities—Ohsweken village

Indian Oil and Gas Act

            C-63

Indigenous people see Aboriginal people; Canada Coat of Arms—Original Peoples; United Nations Declaration on the Rights Indigenous Peoples

Indo-Canadians see Komagata Maru incident (1914)

Indonesia

            Ethnic Chinese, human rights violations, M-55 (Davies)

Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy

            Contracts and investments, Q-169 (McGuire)

Industry Canada see Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)—Regional development evaluations

Industry, Science and Technology Standing Committee

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

Industry sector see Alcan Inc.; Asbestos—Quebec industry; Automobile industry; Competition; Film industry; Forest industry; Furniture industry; Manufacturing industry; Marine industry; Mining industry; Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport; Textile and clothing industry

Infectious disease

            National strategy, implementing, M-436 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Inflation see Northern Residents Deduction

Information technology see Aircraft—And air navigation equipment; Automated teller machines (ATMs)—Electronic transfer of funds; Automobiles/motor vehicles—Independent automotive aftermarket installers—Repairs; Gambling; Internet

Infrastructure

            Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund and Strategic Highway Infrastructure Program, expenditures, Q-202 (Pearson)

            See also Canada–New Brunswick Municipal Rural Infrastructure Fund; Canadian Armed Forces—Airborne battalions; First Nations Infrastructure Fund; Gasoline taxes—Excise tax; Kapuskasing Experimental Farm; Municipal infrastructure; Sport infrastructure; Water treatment facilities

Infrastructure Canada see Infrastructure—Canada Strategic Infrastructure Fund

Inmates see Penitentiary inmates

Insects see Mountain pine beetle

Insite see Safe Injection Site (SIS)

Instituto Nacional de Estadística Geografía e Informática see North American Futre 2025 Project

Insurance see Health insurance; Poverty—Discrimination

Insurance Companies Act

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Intellectual property see Copyright

Intensive Behavioural Intervention (IBI) see Autism—Treatment

Interest Act

            C-50

                        Government Business No. 7

                        Ways and Means No. 10

Interest rates

            Cross-border interest payments, withholding tax exemption

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

                        S-2

            See also Employment insurance; Foreign affiliates; Income tax; Medical residents; Mortgages; Poverty—Discrimination

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

            2007 Nobel Peace Prize, Canadian scientists, contribution, Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Interim release see Bail (interim release)

Interim supply see Supply

International agreements see Agriculture; Bretton Woods and Related Agreements; Canada-Afghan Independent Human Rights Commission detainee transfer agreement; Canada-European Free Trade Association agreement; Canada Pension Plan (CPP)—Reciprocal agreements; Convention on Cluster Munitions; Convention on the Settlement of Investment Disputes between States and Nationals of Other States; Hague Convention on the International Protection of Adults; International trade; Kyoto Protocol; Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty; Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP); Softwood Lumber Agreement; United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW); United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities; United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples; World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

International aid see Foreign aid

International Conference on LGBT Human Rights see Declaration of Montreal on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Rights

International development funds

            Increase, M-223 (St-Hilaire)

            Sustainable development/micro-financing, M-141 (Silva)

            See also Afghanistan

International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) see Environment Department—Project

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

            Canadian funding, M-60 (Davies)

International Mother Language Day

            February 21st, establishing, C-407 (Dhaliwal)

International Mother Language Day Act

            C-407 (Dhaliwal)

International sanctions see Burma—Canadian government sanctions

International trade

            Treaties, agreements and investment policies, principles, M-308 (Julian)

            See also Automobile industry—Imports

International Trade Standing Committee

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

            See also Automobile industry—Imports

International Treaty Accountability Act

            C-530 (McDonough)

Internet

            Community Access Program and SchoolNet, funding, Q-18 (Savoie)

            See also Child luring; Child pornography; Consumer loans; Copyright; Elections—Advertising—Campaign offices; Telecommunications—Service providers

Internet Child Pornography Prevention Act

            C-214 (Stoffer)

            C-506 (Redman)

Internet service providers

            Licensing/publication or proliferation of child pornography and material that advocates, promotes or incites racial hatred or violence against women, C-427 (Smith)

            Network management practices, C-552 (Angus)

            See also Copyright

Internment of Persons of Croatian Origin Recognition Act

            C-374 (Wrzesnewskyj)

Inter-provincial trade barriers

            Reduction, M-525 (Martin, K.)

Inuit see Canada Coat of Arms—Original Peoples; First Nations and Inuit Tobacco Control Strategy; Veterans—First Nations

Investigation of Complaints Concerning the Federal Government's 2006 Expenditure Review see Official Languages Commissioner—Preliminary Investigation Report

Investment

            Deferred income plans

                        C-10

                                    Ways and Means No. 2

            International investment disputes, settlement mechanism, C-9

            See also ACE Aviation Holdings Inc.; Angel Investor Tax Credit; Burma; Collateralized debt obligations (CDOs); Commodities and securities trading; Cross-border business and investment; First Nations—Economic development; Foreign investment; Government investment; Housing—Affordable housing, Residential rental property; International trade; Mutual fund trusts; Publicly traded trusts and partnerships; Real estate; Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP); Registered Pension Plan (RPP); Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP); Securities; Specified investment flow-through partnerships (SIFT); Stock exchanges; Stock options; Tobacco industry—Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

Investment Canada Act

            C-386 (Cullen, R.)

            See also Foreign corporate takeovers

Investment tax credits

            "Gaspé Peninsula", definition, C-217 (Crête)

Iran

            Canadian government funding, Q-96 (Cotler)

            Foreign policy/ June 20, 1981, massacres, M-288 (Black)

            Human rights abuses/political prisoners, M-177 (McDonough)

            See also Government investment; Visitor visas

Iraq

            Reconstruction funding, allocation to ethno-religious minorities, Q-234 (Cullen, R.)

IRB see Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy

Islam see Canadian Islamic History Month; Elections—Voters

Israel

            Sixtieth anniversary of statehood/reaffirmation of Canadian support, M-488 (Cotler)

Italian-Canadian Recognition and Restitution Act

            C-461 (Pacetti)

Italian Canadians

            Enemy alien designation and internment during World War II, restitution

                        C-461 (Pacetti)

                        M-360 (Marston)

 

J

Japan see Comfort women

Jennings, Hon. Marlene (Lib.—Notre-Dame-de-Grâce—Lachine)

            Children, S-209

            Crime prevention, Q-128

            Da Costa, Mathieu (-1607)

                        C-501

                        M-472

            Death penalty, Q-129

            Government grants and contributions, Q-127

            Marriage, M-289

            Mathieu Da Costa Day Act, C-501

            Modernization of Investigative Techniques Act, C-416

            Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport, M-481

            Murder, Q-130

            National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries, Q-235

            Notre-Dame-de-Grâce—Lachine constituency, C-227

            Tackling Violent Crime Act, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Telecommunications, C-416

            Textile and clothing industry, C-545

            Trafficking in persons (human trafficking)

                        C-410

                        Q-205

                        Q-245

            Written questions, Q-127, Q-128, Q-129, Q-130, Q-205, Q-235, Q-245, Q-307

            Youth Criminal Justice Act, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Youth Employment Strategy, Q-307

JLK/Millington see Khadr, Omar—Welfare Visit

Job creation see Summer Career Placement Program

Job losses see Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited

Job protection see Canadian Armed Forces—Reserves

Job Protection Commissioner

            Establishing, M-331 (Davies)

Jones, Holly see Holly's law

Jordan see Talal, Prince El Hassan bin

Jordan's Principle see Aboriginal child health care

Journalists

            Confidentiality of sources/search warrants, C-426 (Ménard, S.)

            See also Afghanistan—Canadian mission, Public forums; Kambaksh, Sayed Pervez

Judaism see Holocaust Monument; Wallenburg, Raoul

Judges

            Provincial superior court judges, number, increase, C-31

            See also Military justice system; Parole—Ineligibility; Sentences (convicted criminals)—Minimum sentences; Supreme Court of Canada

Judges Act

            C-31

Julian, Peter (NDP—BurnabyNew Westminster)

            Advertising, C-414

            Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor Initiative (APGCI), Q-29

            Automobile industry, M-510

            Bus drivers and transit operators, M-350

            Canadian International Trade Tribunal, C-533

            Canadian Sustainability Act, C-437

            Canadian symbolic and promotional materials, M-35

            Chinese railway labourers, M-34

            Farmer’s Day, M-480

            Fire retardants, M-38

            Foundations, M-30

            Gasoline, M-42

            Government grants and contributions, Q-31

            Government procurement, M-36

            HIV/AIDS, M-31

            House of Commons, M-272

            Human rights, C-492

            Immigrants, M-33

            Impaired driving, M-29

            International trade, M-308

            Leif Erikson Day, M-37

            North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), M-474

            Oil and gas industry, M-449

            Olympics and Paralympics, 2010 Winter Games (Vancouver), Q-275, Q-276

            Pet food, M-297

            Public transit workers, C-473

            Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP)

                        M-452, M-477

                        Q-28, Q-164

            Ski jumping, M-460

            Specified Persons List (SPL), Q-30

            Sustainable development, C-437

            Toxic substances, C-553

            Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, M-32

            Tzu Chi Foundation, M-320

            Victims of crime, C-406

            Vietnamese boat people, M-181

            Wheelchairs, M-201

            Written questions, Q-28, Q-29, Q-30, Q-31, Q-164, Q-275, Q-276

Justice and Human Rights Standing Committee

            Orders of Reference, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

            See also Director of Public Prosecutions—Appointment; Members of Parliament—Bribery; Tackling Violent Crime Act

Justice system

            Appeal process, C-13

            Jurors, challenge process, C-13

            Official language rights, C-13

            Persons of interest see Ianiero, Dominic and Nancy

            Reform, criminal procedure, language of the accused, sentencing and other matters, C-13

            Sentencing, correction, and parole systems, independent review, M-317 (Martin, K.)

            See also Afghanistan; Auto theft—Judicial proceedings; Bail (interim release); Canadian Older Adult Justice Agency; Citizenship courts; Correctional facilities; Correctional Investigator; Correctional officers; Court Challenges Program; Courts martial; Director of Public Prosecutions; DNA Human Remains Index and Missing Persons databank; Judges; Military justice system; Offenders; Parole; Police; Police Officers Recruitment Fund; Private law; Racial and religious profiling; Riel, Louis David; Search warrants; Security certificates; Sentences (convicted criminals); Statutory release (penitentiary inmates); Summary convictions; Terrorism—Investigative hearings—Victim compensation; Warrants of arrest or committal; Youth Criminal Justice Act—Public protection goal

Juvenile diabetes see Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes

 

K

Kadis, Susan (Lib.—Thornhill)

            Canada’s Action Plan Against Racism, Q-297

            Dog or cat fur products, C-273

            Fire retardants, C-274

            Garnishment, Q-295

            Goods and Services Tax (GST), Q-298

            Government grants and contributions, Q-296

            Holocaust Monument, C-547

            Impaired driving, C-301

            Terrorism, C-272

            Written questions, Q-295, Q-296, Q-297, Q-298

Kambaksh, Sayed Pervez

            Afghan journalism student, distribution of women’s rights article, death sentence, Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Kapuskasing Experimental Farm

            Infrastructure, scope, research projects, Q-257 (St. Denis)

Karygiannis, Hon. Jim (Lib.—Scarborough—Agincourt)

            Automobiles/motor vehicles, C-568

            Firearms, M-231, M-389

            Greek Pontians, M-402

            Marijuana, M-280

            Somaliland, Republic of, M-403

Keeper, Tina (Lib.—Churchill)

            Aboriginal child health care, C-563

            Aboriginal housing, Q-43

            Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples Act, C-569

            First Nations Children’s Health Protection Act, C-563

            Human papillomavirus immunization, Q-45

            Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Q-46

            Suicide prevention, Q-44

            United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, C-569

            Written questions, Q-43, Q-44, Q-45, Q-46

Kelowna Accord

            Implementation, C-292 (Martin, Paul)

Kelowna Accord Implementation Act

            C-292 (Martin, Paul)

Kelowna, BC see Passports—Passport offices

Kenya

            Elections/human rights violations, Resolution, Other Business No. 3

Khadr, Omar

            War crime/terrorism charges, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, detention, child soldier status

                        Repatriation to Canada, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Rae)

                        Treatment/extradition, Q-200 (Cotler)

                        Welfare Visit (March 12 & 14, 2008),            Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department report drafted by                     JLK/Millington, P-42 (Cotler)

Kidnapping see Betancourt, Ingrid

Kim, Kimberley see  Ianiero, Dominic and Nancy

Kinsol Trestle

            Wooden railway trestle/Trans-Canada Trail link point, heritage designation, M-194 (Crowder)

Kitimat, BC see Alcan Inc.

Knives see Weapons—Offence committed with a concealed weapon

Komagata Maru incident (1914)

            Apology and  national memorial and exhibit, M-347 (Dhaliwal)

            Official apology, M-469 (Dhalla)

Korea, Democratic People's Republic of see Refugees

Korea, Republic of see South Korea

Korean War

            Commemoration, July 27, 2008, designating, M-506 (Black)

Kotto, Maka (BQ—Saint-Lambert; resigned March 13, 2008)

            Telecommunications, Supply Proceedings No. 2

Kramp, Daryl (CPC—Prince Edward—Hastings)

            Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL), C-205

            Canadian Northwest Passage, M-508

            Convalescence, C-281

            Development Assistance Conditions and Accountability Act, C-204

            Elections, C-203

            Foreign aid agencies, C-204

            National Appreciation Day, C-201

            Statutory release (penitentiary inmates), C-220

            Veterans' benefits/pensions, C-202

Krause, Alex see Kulbashian, Alexan

Krill fishery

            Pacific Salmon, affecting, studies, Q-49 (Crowder)

Kulbashian, Alexan see Parliament Buildings—Admittance denied

Kuwait see 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991)

Kyi, Aung San Suu see Aung San Suu Kyi

Kyoto Protocol

            Ad Hoc Working Group on Further Commitments for Annex I Parties, fourth session, Vienna, Austria, August 27-31, 2007, Canadian negotiators

                        Briefing book, P-36 (Bigras)

                        Instructions, Q-98 (Bigras)

            Commitments, government action

                        Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Bigras)

                        Supply Proceedings No. 2 (McGuinty)

            Objectives, government supporting, M-2 (Silva)

 

L

Labels see Packaging and labelling

Laboratories

            Non-regulatory laboratories, list, Q-99 (Brison)

Labour force see Child labour; Chinese railway labourers; Public transportation projects

Labour Market Training, Apprenticeship and Certification Act

            C-267 (Martin, Pat)

Labour relations see Automobile industry—Canadian production; Charter of the French Language; Health care workers; Job Protection Commissioner; Members of Parliament—Staff; Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)—Collective bargaining rights

Labour standards

            Canada Labour Code, Part III, Harry W. Arthurs report, "Fairness at Work: Federal Labour Standards for the 21st Century", Q-68 (Davies)

Labour unions see Canadian International Trade Tribunal—Membership; Health care workers

Labrador constituency see Government grants and contributions; Public Service; Small Craft Harbours Program

Laforest, Jean-Yves (BQ—Saint-Maurice—Champlain)

            Broadcasting, C-540

Lake, Mike (CPC—Edmonton—Mill Woods—Beaumont)

            Young offenders, C-423

Lake Superior

            Water levels, Q-76 (Martin, T.)

Lakes see Toxic waste sites

Lalonde, Francine (BQ—La Pointe-de-l'Île)

            Euthanasia, C-562

Languages see International Mother Language Day; Official Languages Action Plan; Official Languages Commissioner; Official languages policy/bilingualism

Laundry detergents see Dishwasher and laundry detergents

Lavallée, Carole (BQ—Saint-Bruno—Saint-Hubert)

            Access to information, C-556

            Bank fees, M-216

            Bankruptcy, Q-183

            Wage Earner Protection Program, Q-184

            Written questions, Q-183, Q-184

Law enforcement animals

            Poisoning, injuring or killing, criminal offence, C-361 (McTeague)

Laws

            Repeal of legislation not in force within ten years of receiving royal assent, S-207 (Szabo)

            See also Government announcements; United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Lawsuits see Mulroney-Schreiber affair

Lawyers see Aboriginal land claims; Option Canada

Layoffs see Asbestos—Quebec industry

Layton, Hon. Jack (NDP—Toronto—Danforth)

            Budgetary policies, Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Climate change, Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Climate Change Accountability Act, C-377

            Corporate income tax, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Democracy, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Gender equality, Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Greenhouse gas emissions, C-377

            Health care, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Poverty, Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Toronto—Danforth constituency, C-391­

Leap year see Community service

Leases see Electricity—Wind; Oil and gas industry—First Nations lands

Leaves of absence see Canadian Armed Forces—Reserves

LeBlanc, Hon. Dominic (Lib.—Beauséjour)

            Government grants and contributions, Q-144

            Members of Parliament, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Written questions, Q-144

Lee, Derek (Lib.—Scarborough—Rouge River)

            Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Immigration, P-41

            National security, Q-216

            National Security Committee of Parliamentarians, C-447

            Written questions, Q-216

Legal fees see Whistleblowers—Guenette

Legislation

            Coming into force see Bankruptcy—Employees, Climate change; Implementation; Wage Earner Protection Program—Implementation

            See also Bills; Laws

Legislative Proposals and Draft Regulations Relating to Income Tax (February 27, 2004)

            C-10

                        Ways and Means No. 2

Leif Erikson Day

            First European exploraton of North America/contributions of Scandinavian peoples, October 9th, commemorating, M-37 (Julian)

Lemay, Marc (BQ—Abitibi—Témiscamingue)

            Employment Insurance Account, C-521

Lemieux, Pierre (CPC—Glengarry—Prescott—Russell)

            Child pornography, C-430

Official languages minorities, M-302

Lenius, Michelle see Michelle’s law

Lessard, Yves (BQ—Chambly—Borduas)

            Employment insurance, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Employment Insurance Account, Supply Proceedings No. 8

Lévis—Bellechasse constituency

            Name, change to Lévis—Bellechasse—Les Etchemins, C-359 (Blaney)

LGBT see Declaration of Montreal on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Rights

Liability see Civil liability

Libel see Mulroney, Right Hon. Brian

Liberal Party see Gasoline taxes—Excise tax, Municipal infrastructure; Poverty—Reduction; Social housing

Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) see Batticaloa, Sri Lanka

Library Book Rate Program

            Canada Post tracking mechanism, Q-134 (Bélanger)

            Magazines and audio-visual material, including, C-458 (Tweed)

Liechtenstein see Switzerland-Liechtenstein Tariff

Life-work balance

            Choices, regulations/legislation, introducing, M-330 (Mathyssen)

Light rail transit see Evergreen Line (light rail transit project)

Lighthouses

            Heritage lighthouses, designation/protection

                        C-268 (Stoffer)

                        S-215 (Miller)

            Manitoulin Island, Q-309 (St. Denis)

Lighting

            Incandescent light bulbs, replacment with compact fluorescent light bulbs, M-290 (Dewar)

Limited liability companies (LLCs)

            Taxation, S-2

Limits of Human Exposure to Radiofrequency Electromagnetic Fields see Electromagnetic fields

Linguistic and cultural rights see Official languages minorities

Liquor see Alcoholic beverages—Imitation spirits

Literacy

            Funding cutbacks

                        Q-81 (Silva)

                        Q-114 (Silva)

            National policy, C-316 (Silva)

            National, provincial or local organizations, funding, Q-103 (Savage)

            Teaching materials, books and audio and video recordings, zero taxation rating, C-276 (Wasylycia-Leis)

            Voluntary sector organizations, funding, Q-66 (Bell, C.)

            See also  Books and pamphlets; Library Book Rate Program; Reading materials

Livestock producers

            Crisis, Emergency debate, Other Business No. 7

            Government assistance

                        C-44

                        Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Easter)

Living Donors Reimbursement Act

            C-444 (St. Amand)

LLCs see Limited liability companies (LLCs)

Loans see Consumer loans; Student loans

Lobbying see Mulroney-Schreiber affair

Local Arts and Heritage Festivals Program see Arts and culture

Local Community Arts and Artists Sustainability Fund see Artists

Log exports see Forest industry—Raw log exports

London—Fanshawe constituency see Government grants and contributions

Long-guns (hunting rifles and shotguns) see Firearms; Firearms registry (Canadian Firearms Program)

Long-term residential care facilities

            Goods and Services Tax (GST)/Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 8

            See also Caregivers—Live-in relative; Nursing homes

Lotteries see Video lottery terminals and slot machines

Lou Gehrig's disease see Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Louis Riel Act

            C-258 (Martin, Pat)

“Lost Canadians” see Citizenship

Low-income earners

            Income tax-free supplement, M-191 (Martin, K.)

            Tax credit, earnings up to $40,000, C-462 (Martin, K.)

            See also Canada Access Grants—Students; Cheque cashing services; Financial services; Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS); Housing—Affordable housing, Residential rental property; Mortgages; Universal Child Care Benefit

Lower Churchill hydro-electric project

            Government loan guarantees, Q-120 (Russell)

LTTE see Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE)

Lunney, James (CPC—Nanaimo—Alberni)

            Natural health products, C-404

            Stem cell research, M-287

            UNESCO-designated Biosphere Reserves, M-263

Luring see Child luring

Lyme disease

            Government measues, Q-304 (Wasylycia-Leis)

 

M

MacAulay, Hon. Lawrence (Lib.—Cardigan)

            Fishing property, C-216

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

            Alliant Techsystems purchase

                        House of Commons approval, C-534 (St. Amand)

                        Implications for Canadian space industry, RADARSAT-2 observation satellite and arctic sovereignty

                                    Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Brison)

                                    Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Nash)

Macedonia, Republic of

            Recognition, C-443 (Temelkovski)

Mackenzie Scott, Gabrielle see Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board

Mackenzie Valley Environmental Impact Review Board

            Board of directors, Richard Edjericon and Gabrielle Mackenzie Scott appointment, Q-229 (Bevington)

‘Made in Canadasee Canadian Made products and services; Canadian symbolic and promotional materials; Public transportation projects

Magazines see Library Book Rate Program

Malaria see Bednet Program; Humanitarian aid

Malhi, Hon. Gurbax (Lib.—Bramalea—Gore—Malton)

            Citizenship, Q-305

            Citizenship courts, Q-236, Q-280

            Government grants and contributions, Q-306

            Immigration, M-255

            Visa bonds, M-254

            Visitor visas, Q-57

            Written questions, Q-57, Q-236, Q-280, Q-305, Q-306

Malo, Luc (BQ—Verchères—Les Patriotes)

            Telefilm Canada, C-557

Maloney, John (Lib.—Welland)

            Welland constituency, C-324, C-395

Manawan First Nation see Atikamekw First Nations (Manawan, Wemotaci and Opitciwan)

Mandatory retirement see Retirement

Manitoulin Island see Lighthouses

Manufacturing and forestry sectors

            Government measures, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Brunelle)

Manufacturing industry

            Government measures

                        M-384 (Masse)

                        Q-7 (Mathyssen)

            See also Automobile industry; Canadian Made products and services; Furniture industry

Marijuana

            Grow operations, sentences

                        C-26

                        M-280 (Karygiannis)

            Medical use, regulations, M-457 (Turner)

            Possession, decriminalization, C-431 (Martin, K.)

Marine industry

            National day, May 26th, establishing, C-549 (Wallace)

Marine navigation see Lighthouses

Marine Protected Areas see Bowie Seamount; Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA)

Marine transportation

            Registration, military and coast guard vessels, names and nationalities, Q-133 (Bevington)

            See also Canadian Arctic Passage; Canadian Northwest Passage; Lighthouses; Oil and gas tankers; Pilotage authorities; Small Craft Harbours Program; Yarmouth Ferry Terminal

Marine Transportation Security Act

            C-23

Mark, Inky (CPC—Dauphin—Swan RiverMarquette)

            Canadian Soldiers' and Peacekeepers' Memorial Wall Act, C-417

            Memorial Wall of Names, C-417

            Remembrance Day (November 11), C-354

Marketing see Advertising; Barley marketing; Candy—Children’s toys; Competition; Display hooks; Food—Labels, "Whole wheat"; Supply management

Marriage

            National Healthy Marriage Week, February 7 to 14, establishing, M-289 (Jennings)

            Overseas marriages, legitimacy, assessment process, Q-290 (Chow)

            See also Civil Marriage Act; Indian bands/reserves—Family homes; Survivor benefits; Veterans' benefits/pensions—Survivor benefits

Marriages of convenience

            Government measures, Q-228 (Cullen, R.)

            See also Marriage—Overseas marriages

Marston, Wayne (NDP—Hamilton East—Stoney Creek)

            Athletes, C-339

            Burma, M-257

            DNA Human Remains Index and Missing Persons databank, Q-109

            Emergency disaster relief, Q-27

            Government grants and contributions, Q-25

            Human rights, M-162, M-197

            Italian Canadians, M-360

            Mortgages, M-349

            Optional Protocol to the Convention against Torture (OPCAT)

                        M-200

                        Q-26

            Security certificates, M-198

            Sport infrastructure, Q-180

            Torture, M-196, M-199

            Written questions, Q-25, Q-26, Q-27, Q-109, Q-180

Martin, Hon. Keith (Lib.—Esquimalt—Juan de Fuca)

            Afghanistan

                        M-447

                        Q-266

            Aung San Suu Kyi , M-268

            BC Ferries, M-397

            Bednet Program, M-208

            Biofuels, M-528

            Boards of education, M-396

            Cadets Canada, M-521

            Canada Student Loans Program, M-514

            Canadian Armed Forces, M-210, M-214, M-303, M-304, M-305, M-523

            Centre for Best Health Care Practices, M-206

            Charitable donations, M-519

            Child development, M-522

            Cluster bombs, M-265

            Colorectal cancer, M-269

            Commodities and securities trading, M-520

            Convention on Cluster Munitions, M-524

            Darfur (Sudan), M-129, M-425

            Disabled and handicapped persons, M-515

            Electromagnetic fields, M-517

            First Nations, M-516, M-526

            Gasoline taxes, M-338, M-398, M-406

            Government grants and contributions, Q-135

            Hate messages, M-446

            Heat pumps, M-329

            Housing, M-307

            Human rights, M-503

            Income tax, M-399

            Indian Act, M-518

            Inter-provincial trade barriers, M-525

            Justice system, M-317

            Low-income earners

                        C-462

                        M-191

            Marijuana, C-431

            Mental health, M-215

            Mobile homes, M-240

            Mugabe, Robert, M-179

            Orphans, M-211

            Parents-to-Children Play Campaign, M-212

            Parole, M-318

            Passports, M-189

            Police, M-316

            Post-traumatic stress disorder, M-407

            Prostate cancer, M-270

            Prostitution, M-278

            Real estate, M-306

            Retirement, M-271

            Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), M-319

            Royal Roads University, M-405

            Tobacco industry, M-428

            Transmission towers (electricity pylons), M-502

            Tuition, M-207

            Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes, M-209

            Volunteer emergency workers, M-213

            Wildlife, M-264

            Written questions, Q-135, Q-266

            Zimbabwe, M-267

Martin, Pat (NDP—Winnipeg Centre)

            Access to information, C-554

            Apprenticeship, C-267

            Artists, M-431

            Asbestos

                        M-15

                        Q-232

            Auditors, C-317, C-332

            Auto theft, M-295

            Banks, C-335

            Barley marketing, M-487

            Canada Coat of Arms, M-511

            Canada Water Export Prohibition Act, C-259

            Child poverty, M-378

            Corporations, C-331

            Credit Ombudsman Office, C-471

            Electoral reform, C-329

            Energy Price Commission, C-319

            Family Farm Cost-of-Production Protection Act, C-356

            Family farms, C-356

            First Nations Veterans Compensation Act, C-334

            Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department, M-380

            Funerals, M-455

            Goods and Services Tax (GST), M-454

            Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS), C-262

            Labour Market Training, Apprenticeship and Certification Act, C-267

            Louis Riel Act, C-258

            Moments of silence, M-479

            Oaths of Office, M-219

            One cent coin, C-531

Open Government Act, C-554

            Pension Ombudsman, C-261

            Pensions, C-567

            Pesticides and herbicides, C-225

            Phosphates/phosphorus, M-377

            Proportional representation, C-318

            Replacement workers, C-236

            Riel, Louis David, C-258

            Student loans, C-330

            Tools, C-260

            Traffic accidents, C-333

            Trans fats (trans fatty acids), C-328

            Veterans, C-334

            Veterans’ benefits/pensions, M-390

            Water, C-259

            Written questions, Q-232

Martin, Right Hon. Paul (Lib.—LaSalle—Émard)

            Kelowna Accord, C-292

Martin, Tony (NDP—Sault Ste. Marie)

            Canada Pension Plan (CPP), Q-161

            Canada Summer Jobs Program, Q-77

            Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Region of Northern Ontario, C-451

            Economic policy, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario (FedNor), Q-75

            First Nations, Q-171

            Government grants and contributions, Q-172

            Lake Superior, Q-76

            Occupational disease registry

                        C-561

                        M-476

            Old Age Security, Q-160

            Sault Ste. Marie constituency, C-389

            Summer Career Placement Program, Q-74

            Wages and salaries, M-182

            Written questions, Q-74, Q-75, Q-76, Q-77, Q-160, Q-161, Q-171, Q-172

Masse, Brian (NDP—Windsor West)

            Automobiles/motor vehicles, C-425

            Bridges and tunnels, M-123

            Canada Pension Plan (CPP), M-116

            Charitable donations, C-476

            Drugs and pharmaceuticals, C-349

            Foreign investment, M-117

            Hybrid motor vehicles, M-115

            Manufacturing industry, M-384

            Passports, M-118, M-120, M-124

            Petroleum monitoring agency, M-119

            Privacy, M-121

            Psychological harassment, C-487

            Public transit passes, M-126

            Seniors Charter, M-125

            Windsor-Essex Border Development and Protection Authority, M-122

            Workplace Psychological Harassment Prevention Act, C-487

Mathieu Da Costa Day Act

            C-501 (Jennings)

Mathyssen, Irene (NDP—London—Fanshawe)

            Commission of Inquiry into certain events at the Prison for Women in Kingston (Arbour), Q-189

            Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited, M-163

            Gender equality

                        M-470

                        Q-244

            Gender Equality Commissioner, M-473

            Government grants and contributions, Q-190

            Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS), Q-5

            Housing

                        C-382

                        M-154

            Housing Bill of Rights, C-382

            Life-work balance, M-330

            Manufacturing industry, Q-7

            Pay equity

                        C-507

                        M-328

                        Q-6

            Status of Women Canada, Q-8

            United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

                        M-164

                        Q-188

            Women’s Advocate, M-429

            Written questions, Q-5, Q-6, Q-7, Q-8, Q-188, Q-189, Q-190, Q-244

Matrimonial real property rights see Indian bands/reserves—Family homes

McCallum, Hon. John (Lib.—Markham—Unionville)

            Budget 2006 (May 2, 2006), P-30

            Economic conditions

                        Supply Proceedings No. 2

                        Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Income trusts, Q-149

            Productivity, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Written questions, Q-149

McDonough, Alexa (NDP—Halifax)

            Alzheimer's Disease, M-6

            Books and pamphlets, C-229

            Burma, M-157

            Canada Peace Initiatives Act, C-515

            China, M-7

            Chinese Canadians, M-11

            Cluster bombs, Q-278

            Corporate Social Responsibility of Mining Corporations Outside Canada Act, C-565

            Death penalty, M-10

            Democratic Republic of the Congo, Q-125

            Depleted uranium (DU) weapons, Q-126, Q-279

            Development Assistance Accountability Act, C-243

            Display hooks

                        C-230

                        M-8

            Education, post-secondary, M-14

            Emergencies/disasters, C-231

            Foreign aid agencies, C-243

            Hague Convention on the International Protection of Adults, Q-318

            International Treaty Accountability Act, C-530

            Iran, M-177

            Peace and security

                        C-515

                        Q-225

            Peace initiatives, Q-233

            Security certificates, M-9

            Social programs, M-12

            Special Service Medal for Domestic Emergency Relief Operations Act, C-231

            Srebrenica massacre, M-4

            Student loans, C-228

            Talal, Prince El Hassan bin, Q-223

            Treaties, C-530

            United Nations (UN), M-5

            United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Q-153

            Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC), Q-224

            World Health Organization (WHO), M-13

            Written questions, Q-125, Q-126, Q-153, Q-223, Q-224, Q-225, Q-233, Q-278, Q-279, Q-318

McGuinty, David (Lib.—Ottawa South)

            Cellular telephones, C-555

            Climate change, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Greenhouse gas emissions, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Kyoto Protocol, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Telecommunications Clarity and Fairness Act, C-555

McGuire, Hon. Joe (Lib.—Egmont)

            Fisheries, Q-155

            Government grants and contributions, Q-142

            Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) Policy, Q-169

            National Hockey Day, C-321

            Written questions, Q-142, Q-155, Q-169

McKay, Hon. John (Lib.—Scarborough—Guildwood)

            Development Assistance Accountability Act, C-293

            Foreign aid agencies, C-293

            Official Development Assistance Accountability Act, C-293

McTeague, Hon. Dan  (Lib.—PickeringScarborough East)

            Law enforcement animals, C-361

            Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP), C-253

            Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), C-392

Meal and beverage expenses see Cabinet Ministers—Travel and hospitality expenses

Meal tax credit

            Truck drivers, $50 per day, M-167 (Angus)

Meat see Food—Labels

Medals see Awards, decorations, medals

Media see Journalists

Medical devices and equipment

            Goods and Services Tax (GST)/Harmonized Sales Tax (HST)

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

            Large durable medical equipment, sale to charitable organizations and foundations, Goods and Services Tax (GST), C-467 (Wilson)

            See also Contact lenses

Medical doctors

            Underserviced areas, income tax deduction, C-405 (Brown, P.)

            See also Canada Student Loans Program—Health professionals

Medical Expense Tax Credit

            Eligibile expenses

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 7

Medical expenses see Caregiver Tax Credit; Caregivers; Herbal remedies; Organ donations/transplants; Pharmacare; Refundable Medical Expense Supplement; Vitamins and supplements

Medical isotopes see Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)—Nuclear reactor

Medical procedures

            Health care providers, non-participation/conscience rights, C-537 (Vellacott)

            See also Abortion; Breast Implant Registry; Organ donations/transplants; Organ harvesting

Medical research see Arthritis; Cancer research; Caregivers—Research program; Gairdner Foundation; Stem cell research; Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes

Medical residents

            Canada Student Loans Program, interest relief and debt repayment postponement, M-111 (Wasylycia-Leis)

See also Canada Student Loans Program—Health professionals

Medical services workers see Emergency medical services workers

Medical supplies see Organ harvesting

Members of Parliament

            Bribery, deterrence, Justice and Human Rights Standing Committee study proposal, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (LeBlanc)

            Independent Members, rights and privileges, special committee, establishing, M-253 (Turner)

            Party affiliation, change/floor-crossing, by-election,  C-208 (Stoffer)

            Staff, collective bargaining rights, C-422 (Crowder)

            See also Cabinet Ministers; Elections—Campaign expenses—Campaign offices; Homelessness; National Security Committee of Parliamentarians; Oaths of Office; Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP)

Member’s statements see Statements by Members

Memorial Cross (Silver Cross)

            Awarding to all mothers and widows of Canadian soldiers who died on active duty or as consequence, since September 3, 1945, M-494 (Zed)

Canadian Armed Forces member, death in service, award to surviving parent, spouse or common-law partner, C-226 (Stoffer)

Memorial Cross Act

            C-226 (Stoffer)

Memorial Wall of Names

            Soldiers and peacekeepers, death in war and peacekeeping, national shrine, establishing, C-417 (Mark)

Ménard, Réal (BQ—Hochelaga)

            Antipoverty Act, C-322

            Crime, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Poverty, C-322

Ménard, Serge (BQ—Marc-Aurèle-Fortin)

            Commission of Inquiry into the Actions of Canadian Officials in Relation to Maher Arar (O’Connor), Q-259, Q-260

            Journalists, C-426

            Written questions, Q-259, Q-260

Mental health

            National strategy emphasizing dementia, establishing, M-215 (Martin, K.)

Mental Health Commission of Canada

            Payments

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

Mergers and acquisitions see Alcan Inc.; Banks; Foreign corporate takeovers; MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.

Merrifield, Rob (CPC—Yellowhead)

            Drug trafficking, C-320

Methamphetamine

Chemical precursors, methylamine, methylamine hydrochloride and sodium borohydride, regulation, M-450 (Grewal)

            Production, possession and sale, prohibition, C-428 (Warkentin)

Methylamine/methylamine hydrochloride see Methamphetamine—Chemical precursors

Métis see Canada Coat of Arms—Original Peoples; Riel, Louis David; Veterans—First Nations

Metric system see Calendar dates

Mexico see Ianiero, Dominic and Nancy

Michelle’s law see Bail (interim release)—Serious personal injury offence

Migrant workers

            Health and safety, Seasonal Agricultural Workers Program review, M-241 (Folco)

Migratory birds see Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport; Wildlife—National wildlife areas

Military equipment see Afghanistan—Canadian Armed Forces; Cormorant helicopters; Depleted uranium (DU) weapons; Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs)

Military expenditures see Conscientious objectors; Victoria class submarines; Victoria In-Service Support Contract (VISSC)

Military justice system

Amendments re judges, sentences, court martial panel decisions, Canadian Forces Provost Marshall and grievance process, C-45

            See also Courts martial

Military memorial sites

            Overseas, high school student visits, financial assistance, C-308 (Stoffer)

            Policy, establishing, M-456 (Charlton)

            See also Cenotaph/Monument Restoration Program; Memorial Wall of Names

Military service see Conscription

Miller, Larry (CPC—Bruce—Grey—Owen Sound)

            Heritage Lighthouse Protection Act, S-215

            Lighthouses, S-215

Mineral exploration tax credit

            Expiration dates

                        C-28

                                    Ways and Means No. 4

                        C-50

                                    Government Business No. 7

                                    Ways and Means No. 10

                        Ways and Means No. 7

Minerals see Donkin coal block; South Nahanni Watershed and Ram plateau

Minimum wage

            Federal minimum wage, C-375 (Nash)

Mining industry

            Developing countries, Canadian companies’ activities, human rights compliance/ombudsman, C-565 (McDonough)

            See also Donkin coal block; National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries

Ministers’ statements see Statements by Ministers

Minna, Hon. Maria (Lib.—Beaches—East York)

            Budget 2008 (February 26, 2008), Q-213

            Government grants and contributions, Q-158, Q-185

            Pay equity, Q-156

            Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS), C-298

            Sexual harassment, Q-157

            Social programs, Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Women, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            Written questions, Q-156, Q-157, Q-158, Q-185, Q-213

Missing persons see DNA Human Remains Index and Missing Persons databank

Mobile homes

            Indian reserves, owner rights/health and safety standards, M-240 (Martin, K.)

Mobile phones see Cellular telephones

Modernization of Investigative Techniques Act

            C-416 (Jennings)

Moments of silence

            Canadian Armed Forces member, death in line of duty, moment of silence

                        M-479 (Martin, Pat)

                        Other Business No. 2

            See also Peacekeeping—Personnel

Money see One cent coin

Money laundering see Real estate agents—Client identification

Mongolia

            Consul office, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Department establishing, M-441 (Bagnell)

Monopolies see Barley marketing

Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport

            Industrial development, migratory birds, species at risk and wetlands, Canadian Wildlife Service data, Q-211 (Scarpaleggia)

            Night flights, suspension, M-481 (Jennings)

Montreal, QC see Declaration of Montreal on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Rights

Mortgages

            Financial institutions, disclosure, M-69 (Davies)

            Interest deductibility, M-349 (Marston)

            Low-income individuals, credit worthiness, debt-to-income rule, M-70 (Davies)

            See also Collateralized debt obligations (CDOs)

Mother languages see International Mother Language Day

Motion picture industry see Canadian Motion Picture Industry Secretariat; Copyright—Internet

Motor Vehicle Fuel Consumption Standards Act

            C-468 (Cullen, N.)

Motor Vehicle Safety Act

            C-481 (Volpe)

            C-568 (Karygiannis)

Motor vehicles see Automobiles/motor vehicles; Government vehicles; Trucks and trailers

Mountain pine beetle

            Government expenditures, Q-287 (Murray)

            Northern Ontario, infestation assessment, Q-86 (Angus)

            Woodlot owners, timber harvested prematurely, income tax treatment, M-110 (Hill)

            See also Emergency disaster relief

Mourani, Maria (BQ—Ahuntsic)

            Broadcasting, Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Canadian Armed Forces, C-513

            Film industry, Supply Proceedings No. 4

Movies see Copyright—Internet

Mugabe, Robert

            Zimbabwe President, crimes against humanity, indictment, M-179 (Martin, K.)

Mulcair, Thomas (NDP--Outremont)

            Blue-green algae, C-546

            Farmers Compensation and Blue-green Algae Proliferation Prevention Act, C-546

            Fiscal policy, Q-249

            Government procurement, Q-248

            Public relations, Q-247

            Tax credits, Q-250

            Written questions, Q-247, Q-248, Q-249, Q-250

Mulroney, Right Hon. Brian

            Airbus affair, $2.1 million libel suit settlement, recovery, Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Murphy, S.)

Mulroney-Schreiber affair

            Mulroney, former Prime Minister Brian, Air Canada purchase of Airbus aircraft, alleged financial dealings with Karlheinz Schreiber

                        Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics Standing Committee review, R. Thibault participation/lawsuit see Conflict of Interest Code for Members of the House of Commons

                        Public inquiry, Supply Proceedings No. 4 (Thibault, R.)

            See also Mulroney, Right Hon. Brian

Multiculturalism

            Quebec, non-application, C-505 (Paquette)

            See also Canada-Portugal Day; Celebrate Canada! Program; Da Costa, Mathieu (-1607); da Silva, Pedro; Filipino Canadians; International Mother Language Day; Italian Canadians; Leif Erikson Day; Portuguese Canadians; Sikhism; Tartan Day

Municipal infrastructure

            Government funding, Supply Proceedings No. 2 (Zed)

            See also Building Canada Fund

Municipalities see Aboriginal people—Urban areas; Canada–New Brunswick Municipal Rural Infrastructure Fund; Community Development Trust; Corporate income tax; Gasoline taxes

Murder

            Canadian murderers abroad, extradition from democratic countries, government policy, Q-130 (Jennings)

            See also Children—Unborn child; Emergency medical services workers; Ianiero, Dominic and Nancy; Peace officers; Public transit workers; Sentences (convicted criminals)—Multiple murderers

Murphy, Brian (Lib.—Moncton—Riverview—Dieppe)

            Elections, Supply Proceedings No. 2

            House of Commons, S-224

            Senate, S-224

Murphy, Hon. Shawn (Lib.—Charlottetown)

            Airports, Q-174, Q-256

            Bicycles, C-570

            Clean Air and Climate Change Trust Fund, Q-151

            EcoAUTO Rebate Program, Q-152

            Government grants and contributions, Q-199

            Mulroney, Right Hon. Brian, Supply Proceedings No. 4

            Written questions, Q-151, Q-152, Q-174, Q-199, Q-256

Murray, Joyce (Lib.--Vancouver Quadra)

            Bicycles, C-572

            China, M-512

            Government grants and contributions, Q-288

            Mountain pine beetle, Q-287

            Written questions, Q-287, Q-288

Museums see Canadian Museum for Human Rights; Portrait Gallery of Canada

Museums Act

            C-42

Musicians see Copyright—Internet; Tomorrow Starts Today program

Muslims see Elections—Voters; Islam

Mutual fund trusts

            Accounting rules, C-399 (Wasylycia-Leis)

Mutual tax see Pensions

Myalgic Encephalomyelitis see Fibromyalgia and Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Awareness Day

Myanmar see Burma

 

N

Nadeau, Richard (BQ—Gatineau)

            Public Service, Q-53, Q-54

            Written questions, Q-53, Q-54

NAFTA see North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

Nahanni National Park Reserve

            Expansion, M-227 (Chow)

Nappan Experimental Farm

            Closure/downsizing, Q-23 (Casey)

Narcotics see Drugs (narcotic)

Nash, Peggy (NDP—Parkdale—High Park)

            Animal transportation, M-495, M-496

            Artists, M-434

            Automobile industry, M-507

            Canadian Made products and services, M-433

            Consumer loans, M-527

            Flag Day, C-403

            Government grants and contributions, Q-119

            Humanitarian aid, M-252

            Immigration, C-394

            MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Minimum wage, C-375

            Physical fitness, M-432

            Public transit, M-225

            Six String Nation Day, M-279

            Wallenburg, Raoul, M-504

            Water, M-285

            Written questions, Q-119

National Aboriginal Day

            Funding, Q-48 (Neville)

National Aboriginal History Month

            Month of June, establishing, M-337 (Crowder)

National Appreciation Day

            Canadian Forces members and emergency response professionals, recognition, March 3rd, designating, C-201             (Kramp)

National Appreciation Day Act

            C-201 (Kramp)

National Blood Donor Week

            June 14th, establishing, S-220 (Bains)

National Blood Donor Week Act

            S-220 (Bains)

National Capital Act

            C-311 (Dewar)

            C-381 (Dewar)

National Capital Commission (NCC)

            Appointments/meetings, C-381 (Dewar)

            Poinsettias, Christmas gift purchases, Q-167 (Reid)

            See also Gatineau Park

National Capital Region see Government buildings and properties—Square footage usage; Holocaust Monument; Portrait Gallery of Canada; Public Service

National Cemetery of Canada

            Beechwood Cemetery, establishing, C-408 (Bélanger)

National Cemetery of Canada Act

            C-408 (Bélanger)

National Colorectal Cancer Month Act

            C-297 (Silva)

National Crime Prevention Centre

            Funding

                        M-356 (Davies)

                        Q-3 (Barnes)

                        Q-85 (Angus)

National Defence Act

            C-26

            C-45

            C-60

            C-351 (Thompson, M.)

            C-466 (Black)

            C-513 (Mourani)

National Defence and Canadian Forces Ombudsman see 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (CER) Kuwait Veterans (1991)

National Defence Department (DND)

            Agreements, Conference of Defence Associations and Conference of Defence Associations Institute, P-39 (Black)

            Official Languages Program Transformation Model, Q-203 (Godin)

            See also 5 Wing Goose Bay

National Defence Official Languages Program Transformation Model

            Implementation/criteria, Q-217 (Godin)

National Defence Standing Committee

            Travel, Business Respecting Committees—Standing Committees

National Dystonia Awareness Week see Dystonia

National Dystonia Awareness Week Act

            C-446 (Ratansi)

National Ecosystems Council of Canada

            Establishing, C-387 (Neville)

National Ecosystems Council of Canada Act

            C-387 (Neville)

National Energy Board see Oil and gas pipelines

National Environmental Standards Act

            C-315 (Silva)

National Fire Advisor

            Establishing, Supply Proceedings No. 8 (Priddy)

National Fish and Wildlife Heritage Commission

            Establishing, C-522 (Bagnell)

National Fish and Wildlife Heritage Commission Act

            C-522 (Bagnell)

National fitness initiative see Physical fitness

National Healthy Marriage Week see Marriage

National Hockey Day

            Establishing, third Friday in February, C-321 (McGuire)

            Team Canada 1972 Summit series, September 28th commemoration, M-184 (Cullen, N.)

National Hockey Day Act

            C-321 (McGuire)

National Homelessness Initiative (NHI) see Homelessness

National Hunger Awareness Day see Hunger

National Hunting, Trapping and Fishing Heritage Day

            September 23rd, designating, M-485 (Norlock)

National Literacy Policy Act

            C-316 (Silva)

National Marine Day Act

            C-549 (Wallace)

National Organ Donor Registry

            Establishing, C-527 (Wasylycia-Leis)

National Organ Transplant Coordinator see Organ donations/transplants

National Ovarian Cancer Month Act

            C-355 (Silva)

National parks see da Silva, Pedro; Dunlap Observatory Lands; Gatineau Park; Nahanni National Park Reserve; Royal Roads University; Torngat Mountains National Park Reserve

National Peacekeepers Day Act

            C-287 (St. Denis)

National Philanthropy Day

            November 15th, establishing, S-204 (Savage)

National Philanthropy Day Act

            S-204 (Savage)

National Portrait Gallery see Portrait Gallery of Canada

National Research Council (NRC) see Sprinkler systems

National Research Universal Reactor see Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)—Nuclear reactor

National Roundtables on Corporate Social Responsibility and the Canadian Extractive Industry in Developing Countries

            Advisory Group, March 29, 2007 report

                        Government position, Q-170 (Thibault, L.)

                        Implementation, Q-235 (Jennings)

            Expenditures/Cabinet Minister involvement, Q-159 (Bell, C.)

National security

            Review process

                        Integrated overview mechanisms, Commission of Inquiry into the Actions of Canadian Officials in Relation to Maher Arar recommendations, A New Review Mechanism for the RCMP’s National Security Activities, implementation, Q-186 (Priddy)

                        Parliamentary review, legislation, introducing, Q-216 (Lee)

            See also Air transportation security; Arar, Maher; Arctic patrol ships; Bernier, Hon. Maxime; Dangerous goods; Government documents; Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE); National Security Committee of Parliamentarians; Olympics and Paralympics, 2010 Winter Games (Vancouver)—Security personnel; Security and Prosperity Partnership Agenda of North America (SPP); Security certificates; Specified Persons List (SPL); Talal, Prince El Hassan bin; Terrorism

National Security Committee of Parliamentarians

            Establishing, C-447 (Lee)

National Security Committee of Parliamentarians Act

            C-447 (Lee)

National sovereignty see Canadian Arctic Passage

National standards see Apprenticeship; Bottled water; Drinking water; Environment; Non-profit housing; Offenders—Transportation; Recreational snow sport helmets; Social programs; Welfare; Wheelchairs

National Sustainable Development Act

            C-474 (Godfrey)

National Sustainable Development Strategy see Sustainable development

National symbols see Canada Coat of Arms; Canadian flag

National unity see Six String Nation Day

Natural gas see Oil and gas industry; Oil and Gas Ombudsman; Oil and gas pipelines; Oil and gas tankers

Natural health products

            Goods and Services Tax (GST), zero-rated, C-404 (Lunney)

            Regulation, C-51

            See also Herbal remedies

Natural resources see Burma—Investment; Donkin coal block; National Fish and Wildlife Heritage Commission; South Nahanni Watershed and Ram plateau; Survey on the Importance of Nature to Canadians; Water

Natural Resources Department see Asbestos

NCC see National Capital Commission (NCC)

Net income stabilization account

            C-28

                        Ways and Means No. 4

Neville, Hon. Anita (Lib.—Winnipeg South Centre)

            Auto theft, C-526

            Employment insurance, M-471

            Indian Affairs and Northern Development Department, Q-47

            National Aboriginal Day, Q-48

            National Ecosystems Council of Canada, C-387

            United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

                        M-445

                        Supply Proceedings No. 4

                        Supply Proceedings No. 8

            Written questions, Q-47, Q-48

New Brunswick Southwest constituency see Government grants and contributions—Saint John

New Westminster—Coquitlam constituency

            Name, change to New Westminster—Coquitlam—Port Moody, C-340 (Black)

Newfoundland and Labrador see Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)—Grants; Equalization payments; Small Craft Harbours Program

NGOs see Non-governmental organizations (NGOs)

NHI see National Homelessness Initiative (NHI)

Niagara Centre—South see Welland constituency

Niagara South—Centre see Welland constituency

Nobel Peace Prize see Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

Noise see Air transportation—Night flights; Children’s products (toys); Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport—Night flights; Rail transportation

Non-embryonic stem cells see Stem cell research

Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) see Afghanistan—Canadian mission, Public forums

Non-profit housing

            National standards, M-59 (Davies)

Non-profit organizations

            Governance, C-62