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–FT290, FT304–FT305
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - cost of, FT32–FT33, FT93, FT202–FT203, FT254–FT255, FT305, FT334–FT336
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - development of, FT167–FT168
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - indemnification provisions, FT33, FT174–FT177, FT203
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - risk and risk mitigation, FT74–FT75, 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)
  • 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
      • indoor vs. outdoor, SP485–SP486
      • location registry
    • Building Transit Faster Act, 2020 (Bill 171), SP543, SP562–SP563, SP591, SP598–SP600
    • 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
    • Pesticides
    • 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
    • Reports referred to committee
      • 2019 Annual Report: Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (Auditor General of Ontario), P356
    • 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
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) expansion
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) expansion - construction process
    • Vaping
      • as gateway to smoking, SP33
  • Bailey, R. (PC, Sarnia–Lambton)

    • Agri-food facilities
    • Agri-food facilities - security from trespass
      • and investigative journalism, G672
    • 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
    • Consumer protection
      • ticket sales
        • electronic vs. paper tickets, JP353
    • Designated administrative authorities (DAAs)
      • administrative penalties
      • governance harmonization, JP250
    • Farms - security from trespass
    • Food processing facilities - security from trespass
    • Fuel industry
      • regulatory environment, F489
    • Home construction
      • Building Code violations
        • disclosure to inspectors, JP344
    • Home Construction Regulatory Authority (HCRA)
      • builder directory
      • Building Code violations
        • disclosure to inspectors, JP344
    • 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
    • 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
    • Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2020 (Bill 156), G618–G619, G672–G673, G688
      • constitutional challenges to
        • general remarks, G688
    • Tarion Warranty Corp.
    • Tarion Warranty Corp. - builder regulation
      • builder directory
        • information included in, JP266
      • performance deficits
    • Tarion Warranty Corp. - financial management
      • compensation
    • 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)

    • Abattoirs
      • inspectors
        • in-facility presence, G645
    • Agriculture industry
      • public perception of, G652
      • in the United States, G635
    • Agri-food facilities
    • Agri-food facilities - security from trespass
    • Alcoholic beverages
      • and chronic disease prevention, P158
    • Alternate Land Use and Services Program for Agricultural Land Act, 2018 (Bill 28)
      • public consultation, T10
    • Animal protection system - reform
      • general remarks, G635
    • Animal welfare
    • Animal welfare - livestock
    • Art galleries and museums
      • municipal tax relief, F1747
    • Arts and culture
      • film and television industry
    • Chronic disease prevention
    • COVID-19 - financial supports
      • property tax deferrals, F1832
    • COVID-19 study - heritage, tourism, sport and culture industries, F1731, F1747–F1748, F1832–F1833
    • COVID-19 study - municipalities, construction and building sector, F2017, F2038–F2039, F2154
    • Disease transmission
      • animal to human, G663
    • Electric vehicles - charging stations
      • offences, use by non-electric vehicles
        • sign requirement, T42
    • Farms
    • Farms - security from trespass
    • Food processing facilities - security from trespass
    • Food safety
      • food contamination
      • impact on international trade, P352
      • inspection reports
      • relative to other jurisdictions, P351
      • restaurant regulation
    • Freedom of expression
      • in other jurisdictions, G635
    • Government credit ratings, P168–P169
    • Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry
    • Journalism
      • investigative journalism, G695
    • Metrolinx
      • revenue stream, P235
    • Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs
      • food regulation programs
        • inspectors, number of, P355
    • 1191650 Ontario Limited Act, 2019 (Bill Pr18), T24
    • Poet Laureate of Ontario Act (In Memory of Gord Downie), 2019 (Bill 6)
      • consultation process, T36
    • Public health units - food inspection
      • inspectors
    • Reports referred to committee
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Public Health Ontario (Auditor General of Ontario), P134–P135, P137–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 Authority, Independent Electricity System Operator (Auditor General of Ontario), P168–P170, P179–P180
      • 2019 Annual Report: Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (Auditor General of Ontario), P350–P352, P355
    • Reserved Parking for Electric Vehicle Charging Act, 2019 (Bill 123)
    • Security from Trespass and Protecting Food Safety Act, 2020 (Bill 156), G593–G594, G596, G600–G601, G610–G611, G633, G635, G645–G646, G652–G653, G662–G663, G673, G680, G688, G695
    • Social assistance benefits
    • Social assistance programs - service managers
    • Social assistance recipients
      • workforce re-entry, P151
    • Trespass to property
      • offences
    • Veterinarians
  • 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 practice, SP169
    • Economic conditions
      • middle-class, defining, E106
    • Education funding - elementary/secondary
    • Ministry of Education
    • Municipal finances
      • provincial 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)

  • Berns-McGown, R. (NDP, Beaches–East York)

    • COVID-19 study - municipalities, construction and building sector, F2049–F2050
    • 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–F326, F335–F336, F338, F340, F345, F350–F351, F359–F361, F363–F364, F369–F371, F373, F377–F379, F381–F383
    • Child care by independent providers
      • general remarks, F383
    • COVID-19 study - heritage, tourism, sport and culture industries, F1508–F1509
    • COVID-19 study - municipalities, construction and building sector, F2051–F2052
    • 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
    • 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
    • Tourism industy - COVID-19
    • Unions
  • Blais, S. (LIB, Orléans)

  • Bouma, W. (PC, Brantford–Brant)

    • Administrative tribunals
      • operational management, A179
      • procedural rules, A180
    • Appointments to agencies/boards/commissions/etc.
    • Business
      • human resources
        • recruitment and retention, A222
    • Class proceedings - reform of
    • Committee procedure
    • Consent and Capacity Board (CCB)
      • performance measurement, A169
    • Coroners
      • death investigation system
        • general remarks, A229
    • Employment
      • training
        • employer engagement in, A222
    • Housing construction
      • construction standards, JP297
    • Lawyers
      • professional misconduct
    • Legal aid services
    • 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
    • Paralegals
      • professional misconduct
    • 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
    • Smarter and Stronger Justice Act, 2020 (Bill 161), JP365–JP366, JP386, JP405–JP406, JP414, JP432, JP452, JP459, JP476–JP477, JP486, JP493
    • 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
    • COVID-19 study - heritage, tourism, sport and culture industries, F1922, F1960
    • 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
    • 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–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–A91
      • past conduct of appointees, A107–A108, A110
      • Species at Risk Program Advisory Committee, A240
      • University of Guelph, board of governors, A234
    • 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
    • COVID-19 study - municipalities, construction and building sector, F2001–F2002, F2007–F2008, F2107, F2141, F2145, F2152–F2153
    • 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
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