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e-1093 (Firearms)

Initiated by Tracey Wilson from Ottawa, Ontario

Original language of petition: English

Petition to the House of Commons

    We, the undersigned, residents of Canada draw the attention of the House to the following: That given that the Minister of Public Safety’s unelected Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee will shape the future of firearm regulation in our country, its members must adequately understand and represent the very people affected by its recommendations, being Canada’s shooting community. Therefore, your petitioners, call upon the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness to require individuals appointed to the Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee to have earned their Possession and Acquisition License (PAL), without which they lack a baseline understanding of the activities they are tasked with regulating.
    Government response tabled on May 22, 2018 (Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-53-08)
    Open for signature
    May 17, 2017, at 2:09 p.m. (EDT)
    Closed for signature
    September 14, 2017, at 2:09 p.m. (EDT)
    Presented to the House of Commons
    Michelle Rempel (Calgary Nose Hill)
    March 29, 2018 (Petition No. 421-02197)
    Government response tabled
    May 22, 2018
    Photo - Michelle Rempel
    Calgary Nose Hill
    Conservative Caucus