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M-225 Veteran homelessness in Canada

42nd Parliament, 1st Session

Motion Text

That, in the opinion of the House: (a) the government should set a goal to prevent and end veteran homelessness in Canada by 2025; (b) a plan to achieve this aim should be developed by the government and be presented to the House by June 2020, led by the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and supported by the Minister of Veterans Affairs; and (c) this plan should include consideration of whether a National Veterans Housing Benefit similar to the highly successful U.S. Housing and Urban Development – Veterans Administration Supportive Housing (HUD VASH) Program would fit the Canadian context, complementing the National Housing Strategy.

Latest Activity

June 13, 2019
Decision Made - Agreed To


April 2, 2019
Placed on Notice
April 11, 2019
Placed in the Order of Precedence
June 11, 2019
June 13, 2019
Decision Made (Amendment) - Negatived
Decision Made - Agreed To

Joint Seconders (3)

Jointly seconding a private Member's motion is a formal way for up to 20 Members to show support for the motion before it is called for debate. They are displayed in the order they were received by the Clerk of the House.

Jointly seconded on April 3, 2019

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Sheri Benson
Saskatoon West

Jointly seconded on May 24, 2019

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Karen Vecchio

Jointly seconded on June 6, 2019

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Nathaniel Erskine-Smith
Beaches—East York