Committee speaker index

Letter: B

  • Baber, R. (PC, York Centre)

    • Appointments to agencies/boards/commissions/etc.
      • appointments process, A43
      • conflicts of interest, A51, A59
      • Consent and Capacity Board, A45
      • Durham Regional Police Services Board, A74
      • Infrastructure Ontario, A39
      • Niagara Parks Commission, A14
      • Ontario Cannabis Retail Corp, A32, A33
      • Ontario College of Art and Design board of governors, A120
      • Ontario Trillium Foundation, A92
      • partisan, A88
      • Public Accountants Council, A7–A8
    • Cannabis
    • Committee procedure
      • public disclosure of documents re: Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan, FT137, FT140
    • Committee witnesses
    • Comprehensive Ontario Police Services Act, 2019 (Bill 68), JP8, JP12
    • Government finances
      • oversight by Auditor General, FT266
    • Government record
      • Liberal (2003-2018)
        • fiscal transparency, FT132
    • Hydro One privatization - revenue
      • accounting and use of, FT91
    • Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)
    • Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry
    • Motions
      • committee witnesses
        • responded to, FT6
    • Ontario Power Generation (OPG)
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - accounting treatment, FT201, FT229, FT230, FT232, FT234, FT235, FT287, FT288, FT289, FT290, FT304–FT305
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - cost of, FT32–FT33, FT93, FT202, FT203, FT254, FT255, FT305, FT334–FT335, FT334–FT336
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - development of, FT167–FT168
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - indemnification provisions, FT33, FT174, FT175, FT176, FT177, FT203
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - risk and risk mitigation, FT74, FT75, FT232–FT233, FT232–FT234
    • Police service boards
    • Police services oversight
      • disciplinary process
        • records retention period, JP83
      • oversight bodies
    • Police services oversight - reform
      • overlap with Safer Ontario Act, 2018, JP8
    • Public Service Pension Plan (PSPP)
      • accounting treatment in relation to Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan, FT33, FT34, FT92, FT303
  • Babikian, A. (PC, Scarborough–Agincourt)

    • A&One Fashion Jewellery Wholesale Ltd. Act, 2019 (Bill Pr13), T28
    • Automated external defibrillators (AEDs)
      • designated spaces
      • education and training, SP457
      • location registry
    • Cannabis consumption - youth
      • general remarks, SP30
    • Cannabis lounges
      • general remarks, SP72
    • Cannabis producers
    • Cannabis - regulatory framework
      • mandatory review, SP30
    • Cannabis retail
      • convenience store conversion, SP36
      • market competition
        • impact on illicit market, SP52
      • municipal opt-out, impact of, SP79
    • Cannabis retailers
      • regional concentration of, SP13
    • Cannabis Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 36), SP13, SP20, SP30, SP33, SP36, SP51–SP52, SP70, SP72, SP79
    • Comprehensive Ontario Police Services Act, 2019 (Bill 68), JP15, JP34
    • Convenience stores
      • conversion to cannabis stores, SP36
    • Defibrillator Registration and Public Access Act, 2020 (Bill 141), SP457–SP458, SP485–SP486
    • Heritage properties
      • designation of
        • appeals
    • Housing development industry
    • Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT)
      • tribunal membership
        • heritage expertise, JP156
    • More Homes, More Choice Act, 2019 (Bill 108), JP114, JP133, JP135, JP156
    • Police services oversight - reform
      • regulations under statutes
        • public consultation on, JP34
    • Rental housing - development
      • development charges deferral
      • purpose-built
        • municipal incentives, JP135
        • via building conversion, JP135
    • Smoke-Free Ontario Act, 2017, S.O. 2017, c. 26, Sched. 3
      • amendments re vaping, SP20
    • Special Investigations Unit (SIU)
      • investigative process
        • general remarks, JP15
    • Vaping
      • as gateway to smoking, SP33
  • Bailey, R. (PC, Sarnia–Lambton)

    • Air quality
    • Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2019 (Bill 132), G500–G501, G538
    • Budget, pre-budget consultations, F455, F457, F460, F462, F467, F474, F492, F498, F501, F502, F506
    • Building inspectors
    • Business development
      • government funding
        • Windsor-Sarnia area, F455
    • Chemistry industry
      • Responsible Care program, G500
    • Colleges
      • nursing programs, G538
    • Colleges and universities
      • nursing programs, G538
    • Colleges of applied arts and technology (CAATs)
      • Lambton College, F460
    • Committee members
    • Condominiums
      • legislative reform, JP298
      • policy stakeholders
        • consultation with, JP298
    • Designated administrative authorities (DAAs)
      • administrative penalties
      • governance harmonization, JP250
    • Fuel industry
      • regulatory environment, F489
    • Home Construction Regulatory Authority (HCRA)
      • builder directory
    • Housing construction
    • Industrial contracting industry
      • regulatory environment, F498
    • Infrastructure - telecommunications
      • in northern and rural Ontario, F462
    • Mental health services
    • Natural gas access
      • in northern and rural Ontario, F462
    • New home construction industry
      • consumer protection, JP276–JP277
      • illegal home construction
      • warranty administration
        • in British Columbia, JP314
    • New home construction industry - reform
    • Nova Chemicals
      • ethylene and polyethylene manufacturing
    • Nurses
      • community retention, G538
    • Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF)
    • Plan to Build Ontario Together Act, 2019 (Bill 138)
    • Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO)
      • disciplinary decisions, G579
      • oversight of, G581
    • Realtors
      • education and professional development, G571
      • self-incorporation, G567
    • Rebuilding Consumer Confidence Act, 2020 (Bill 159), JP250–JP251, JP260, JP266, JP269–JP270, JP276–JP277, JP280, JP284, JP294, JP298, JP303, JP313–JP314, JP318, JP321, JP324, JP327
    • Retail industry
      • consumer protection, JP303
    • Tarion Warranty Corp.
    • Tarion Warranty Corp. - builder regulation
      • builder directory
        • information included in, JP266
      • performance deficits
    • Tarion Warranty Corp. - warranty administration
    • Travel industry
      • travel insurance
    • Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO)
      • consumer protection fund
    • Trust in Real Estate Services Act, 2020 (Bill 145), G567, G571, G579, G581
  • Barrett, T. (PC, Haldimand–Norfolk)

    • Alcoholic beverages
      • and chronic disease prevention, P158
    • Alternate Land Use and Services Program for Agricultural Land Act, 2018 (Bill 28)
      • public consultation, T10
    • Chronic disease prevention
    • Electric vehicles - charging stations
      • offences, use by non-electric vehicles
        • sign requirement, T42
    • Government credit ratings, P168–P169
    • Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry
    • Metrolinx
      • revenue stream, P235
    • 1191650 Ontario Limited Act, 2019 (Bill Pr18), T24
    • Poet Laureate of Ontario Act (In Memory of Gord Downie), 2019 (Bill 6)
      • consultation process, T36
    • Reports referred to committee
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Public Health Ontario (Auditor General of Ontario), P134, P135, P137, P138, P139
      • 2018 Annual Report: Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (Auditor General of Ontario), P150, P151
      • 2018 Annual Report: Ministry of Transportation, Metrolinx, Infrastructure Ontario (Auditor General of Ontario), P235
      • 2018 Annual Report: Treasury Board Secretariat, Ministry of Finance, Ontario Financing Authoritty, Independent Electricity System Operator (Auditor General of Ontario), P168, P169, P170, P179, P180
    • Reserved Parking for Electric Vehicle Charging Act, 2019 (Bill 123)
    • Social assistance benefits
    • Social assistance programs - service managers
    • Social assistance recipients
      • workforce re-entry, P151
  • Begum, D. (NDP, Scarborough Southwest)

    • Cannabis consumption - youth
      • education campaigns, SP63
      • home cultivation, impact of, SP49
      • mental health and addictions treatment, SP17
    • Cannabis lounges
      • general remarks, SP60
    • Cannabis - medicinal
      • online sale, SP40
      • regulatory jurisdiction, SP40
    • Cannabis production
      • in-home
        • disclosure on sale, SP49
        • impact on children and youth, SP49
    • Cannabis - public education
      • geared to parents, SP49
      • general remarks, SP76
    • Cannabis - regulatory framework
      • stakeholder consultation, SP22
    • Cannabis retail
      • market competition
      • marketing and display, SP60
      • public model
      • staff training, SP79
    • Cannabis retail - licensing
    • Cannabis Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 36), SP4, SP8, SP10, SP15, SP17, SP22–SP23, SP27, SP33–SP34, SP40, SP43, SP49, SP52, SP60, SP63, SP67, SP75, SP76, SP79, SP82
    • Cannabis users
      • mental health and addictions treatment
      • and mental illness, SP75, SP76
    • Child care
    • Child care - financial assistance
      • Childcare Access and Relief from Expenses (CARE) credit
    • Early childhood educators (ECEs)
      • fitness to practise, SP169
    • Economic conditions
      • middle-class, defining, E106
    • Education funding - elementary/secondary
    • Ministry of Education
    • Municipal finances
      • provincial funding transfer adjustment
        • implementation timeline, E99
      • revenue generation, E100
    • Ontario College of Teachers
    • Pharmacists
      • medicinal cannabis, dispensing of, SP40
      • patient consultation, SP40
    • Reserved Parking for Electric Vehicle Charging Act, 2019 (Bill 123)
      • consultation process, T36
    • Residential real estate
      • cannabis cultivation, legal
    • Safe and Supportive Classrooms Act, 2019 (Bill 48), SP167, SP173, SP180, SP191, SP192, SP205
    • Service animals - in schools
    • Teacher candidates
      • math proficiency evaluation, SP173
    • Vaping
      • normalization of, SP34
    • Vaping and youth
    • Vaping products
      • marketing and display
    • Vapour products
      • as a smoking cessation tool, SP82
  • Bell, J. (NDP, University–Rosedale)

    • Automobile accidents/fatalities
      • victim impact statements, G288
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4), G8, G11, G15, G17, G20, G23, G24, G25, G39, G42–G43, G47, G48, G50, G51, G79
    • Cap-and-trade
      • and employment creation, G25
      • and propane industry, G15
    • Cap-and-trade cancellation
      • public consultation, G79
    • Cap-and-trade - economic impact
      • on trucking industry, G20
    • Cap-and-trade - environmental impact
      • effect on emissions, G8
    • Carbon pricing - other jurisdictions
    • Climate change
    • Climate change mitigation
    • Community Transportation Grant Program
    • Driving - careless
    • Eglinton Crosstown LRT
      • Metrolinx and Crosslinx Transit Systems, settlement re:, P225, P226, P227
      • project scope and time-line, P226, P227
    • Gasoline tax
    • Getting Ontario Moving Act (Transportation Statute Law Amendment), 2019 (Bill 107), G279, G280, G281, G282, G285, G288, G289, G290, G294, G296, G297, G298, G302, G305, G306, G307, G310, G311, G313, G314, G320, G325, G328, G329, G333, G334, G335
    • GO Transit
    • GO Transit - fares
    • GO Transit - infrastructure expansion
      • community benefits funding, E221
      • contract deliverables, disclosure, E216
    • GO Transit - K-W service
    • Green economy
    • Greenhouse gas emissions - reduction
    • Highway 407
      • sale/lease of, E176
    • Housing development
    • Light rail transit (LRT)
      • Eglinton East LRT (Toronto), G280, G333
    • Light Rail Transit (LRT)
    • Metrolinx
      • 2041 Regional Transportation Plan
      • advertising campaigns, E217
      • consultation with private contractors, P231
      • operating subsidy, E161
      • Presto fare card system, E176, E216, E222
      • and project management, P237
      • project selection process, P233, P234
      • relation to provincial government, E160, E217
      • transparency, E176, P238
      • use of third-party consulting firms, P232, P233
    • Ministry of Transportation
    • Rail service
      • track usage
        • scheduling conflicts, E217
    • Reports referred to committee
    • Road safety
    • School bus safety
      • stop-arm cameras, G305
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
      • fares
        • double-discount fare program, E162
      • infrastructure maintenance
        • jurisdiction over, E175
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) - expansion, G310
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) - overcrowding
      • general remarks, G294
    • Transit
      • Presto fare card system
        • cost to transit agencies, E222
    • Transit funding
    • Transit infrastructure construction
      • projected delay schedule, E161
      • public-private partnerships (P3s)
        • performance outcomes, E221
    • Transit system expansion by region
      • Hurontario LRT, P231
    • Waste diversion
  • Berns-McGown, R. (NDP, Beaches–East York)

    • Legislative proceedings - televised
      • accessibility, persons with disabilities
        • American Sign Language (ASL), M22
      • policies re, M30
      • system upgrades
    • Motions
      • televised legislative proceedings, guidelines for
  • Bisson, G. (NDP, Timmins)

    • Apprenticeships
      • northern Ontario, F335
    • Autism services
      • access to
        • northern Ontario, F378
    • Budget, pre-budget consultations, F321, F324, F325, F326, F335, F336, F338, F340, F345, F350, F351, F359, F360, F361, F363, F364, F369, F370, F371, F373, F377, F378, F379, F381, F382, F383
      • 2019, itinerary for, F94, F95
        • indigenous communities, F97, F98
    • Child care by independent providers
      • general remarks, F383
    • Education - post-secondary
      • tuition fees, 10% reduction
        • impact on institutional revenue, F335
    • Forest industry
      • competitiveness
      • regulatory environment, F326
    • French-language debates
      • consultations prébudgétaires, F319
    • Highways in northern Ontario
      • winter maintenance
        • privatization, F338
    • Labour shortage
      • northern Ontario, F364
    • Mining industry
      • as employer in northern Ontario, F361
      • regulatory environment, F360, F361
    • Ministry of Transportation
      • Connecting Links program
        • city of Timmins, funding for, F324
    • Personal Support Workers (PSWs)
    • Pulp and paper industry
      • as employer in northern Ontario, F354
    • Real estate market
      • northern Ontario, F373
    • Regional Innovation Centres (RICs)
      • northern Ontario, F363
    • Special education funding
    • Supportive housing
      • government funding, F343
    • Unions
  • Bouma, W. (PC, Brantford–Brant)

    • Administrative tribunals
      • operational management, A179
      • procedural rules, A180
    • Appointments to agencies/boards/commissions/etc.
    • Committee procedure
    • Consent and Capacity Board (CCB)
      • performance measurement, A169
    • Housing construction
      • construction standards, JP297
    • Members/ministers quoting
      • Hansard
        • insurance provider models, JP326
      • reports
        • 2019 Special Report: Tarion Warranty Corp. (Auditor General of Ontario), JP285
    • Motions
      • Poet Laureate of Ontario Act (In Memory of Gord Downie), 2018 (Bill 6), re
        • responded to, T9
    • New home construction industry
      • illegal home construction
      • warranty administration
        • in British Columbia, JP288
    • New home construction industry - reform
    • 1191650 Ontario Limited Act, 2019 (Bill Pr18), T24
    • Poet Laureate of Ontario Act (In Memory of Gord Downie), 2018 (Bill 6), T4
    • Rabies
      • ONRAB vaccine, A190
    • Rebuilding Consumer Confidence Act, 2020 (Bill 159), JP261, JP277, JP285, JP288–JP289, JP297, JP304, JP307, JP314–JP315, JP326
    • Tarion Warranty Corp.
    • Tarion Warranty Corp. - financial management
      • compensation
        • performance management, JP315
    • Veterinary medicine
      • licensing requirements, A190
  • Bourgouin, G. (NDP, Mushkegowuk–James Bay)

    • Budget, pre-budget consultations, F321, F333, F334, F345, F353, F354, F368, F369
    • Carillion Canada
      • road maintenance contracts
    • Curriculum - Truth and Reconciliation
      • writing workshops, cancellation of, F368
    • Firefighters
      • volunteering by professionals
        • occupational health and safety, F125
    • Forest access roads
      • government funding, F345
    • French-language debates
      • consultations prébudgétaires, F319
      • Loi de 2018 visant à rétablir la confiance, la transparence et la responsabilité, projet de loi 57, F111, F112, F139, F140, F165, F166, F167, F181
    • Highways - development and maintenance
      • Highway Maintenance Program
    • Highways - winter maintenance
      • closure during, E170
      • contract transfer, E168–E169
      • contractor non-compliance
        • penalties and fines, E169
      • performance measures
    • Indigenous communities
      • housing shortage, F369
      • living conditions, F333
    • Ministry of Transportation
    • Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth
      • transfer of role, F176
    • Pulp and paper industry
      • as employer in northern Ontario, F353
    • Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 (Bill 57), F111, F112, F139, F140
  • Burch, J. (NDP, Niagara Centre)

    • Administration of justice
      • costs awards
    • Affordable housing
    • Affordable housing - supply
    • Aggregate sites
    • Agriculture industry
      • grape-growing industry,
        • protection for, A70
    • Alzheimer's Disease
      • day programs
        • transportation funding, F1236
    • Appointments to agencies/boards/commissions/etc.
      • Durham Regional Police Services Board, A74
      • Infrastructure Ontario, A65, A66, A67
      • Liquor Control Board of Ontario, A70
      • Niagara Parks Commission, A54, A55
      • Ontario Heritage Trust, A101
      • Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp, A107, A110
      • Ontario Trillium Foundation, A59, A89, A90, A91
      • past conduct of appointees, A107–A108, A110
    • Bees and beekeeping
      • education and training, F1266
      • impact of pesticide runoff, F1266
    • Budget 2020
    • Budget, pre-budget consultations, F194, F196, F210, F215, F222, F223, F241, F247
    • Cannabis retail - licensing
      • unlicensed dispensaries
        • closure orders
          • lifting of
            • restrictions on costs award, JP163
          • residential eviction, JP164
    • Charities and non-profits
      • economic impact, F1238
      • fiscal management
      • social enterprise income, F1238
    • Child and youth mental health care
      • government funding, F215
    • Children's treatment centres
      • capital funding
        • provincial funding, F1290
    • Committee on the Status of Species at Risk (COSSARO)
      • membership qualifications, JP174
    • Committee procedure
      • schedules and agendas, A173
    • Conservation authorities
    • Dementia and other neurodegenerative conditions
      • day programs
        • transportation funding, F1236
    • Endangered species
      • protection of
        • government strategy, JP150
    • Endangered Species Act, 2007, S.O. 2007, c. 6
      • amendment proposals
        • posting requirements, JP176
    • Endangered species - species-at-risk
    • Environmental Bill of Rights, 1993, S.O. 1993, c. 28
    • Environmental protection plan
      • general remarks, F194
    • Farms and farming
      • use of neonicotinoids, F1266
    • Foundations for Promoting and Protecting Mental Health and Addictions Services Act, 2019 (Bill 116), SP412, SP417, SP424, SP426
    • Gasoline tax
      • municipal allocation, F1224
    • General Motors (GM)
      • Oshawa plant closure
        • impact on auto parts suppliers, F196
    • Great Lakes Protection Act, 2015, S.O. 2015, c. 24
      • role of conservation authorities, JP165
    • Heritage properties
    • Home and community care
      • staff compensation, F1236
      • staff turnover
        • impact on continuity of care, F1236
    • Hospitals
      • capacity and overcrowding
        • contributing factors, F1263
    • Housing development
    • Housing development - development charges
    • Housing development - environmental regulations
    • Housing Supply Action Plan
      • stakeholder response to, JP122
    • Land use planning
      • and community relations, JP148
      • employment lands
      • environmental assessments
        • class environmental assessments
      • municipal capital cost recovery
    • Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT)
      • appeal process
      • appeal process reform
      • de novo hearings, JP126
    • Mental health and addictions services
      • population-specific policy development, SP412
    • Mental health and addictions services - children and youth
    • Mental health and addictions services - funding
    • More Homes, More Choice Act, 2019 (Bill 108), JP102, JP106–JP107, JP109–JP110, JP112–JP113, JP116–JP117, JP120, JP122–JP123, JP126–JP127, JP138, JP141, JP145, JP147–JP150, JP154, JP156–JP157
    • Ontario Municipal Partnership Fund (OMPF)
    • Ontario Trillium Foundation
    • Opioid abuse
      • government response, F247
    • Personal support workers (PSWs)
      • compensation, F1236
      • recruitment and retention, F1236
    • Pesticides
      • neonicotinoids
        • use by grain farmers, F1266
      • regulatory environment
        • reporting guidelines, F1266
      • use for cosmetic purposes, F1266
    • Public sector compensation
      • average rate
      • collective agreements, F1287
    • Rental housing
    • Reports referred to committee
      • 2018 Annual Report: Ministry of Infrastructure, Waterfront Toronto (Auditor General of Ontario), P302–P305
    • School boards
      • expropriation of land applications
        • ministerial approval over, JP173
    • Toronto waterfront redevelopment
    • Toronto waterfront redevelopment - Quayside
    • Toronto waterfront redevelopment - Sidewalk Toronto
      • Master Innovation and Development Plan
        • geographic scope, P303
      • Plan Development Agreement
        • geographic scope, P302–P303
        • Waterfront Toronto staff
          • hiring process, P305
    • Wages
    • Water supply protection
      • government funding, F223
    • Watersheds and wetlands