Committee speaker index

Letter: S

  • Sabawy, S. (PC, Mississauga–Erin Mills)

    • Cannabis consumption
      • mental health and addictions treatment, SP64
    • Cannabis consumption - youth
      • schooling, impact on, SP18
    • Cannabis - medicinal
    • Cannabis production
      • in-home
        • disclosure on sale, SP49
        • impact on property values, SP49
    • Cannabis - public education
      • geared to parents, SP18
    • Cannabis - regulatory framework
      • and medicinal cannabis, SP39
    • Cannabis retail
      • marketing and display, SP64
    • Cannabis retail - sale to youth, prevention
      • age verification, SP37
    • Cannabis Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 36), SP5, SP18, SP33, SP37, SP39–SP40, SP49, SP64, SP79
    • Cannabis users
      • and mental illness, SP64
    • Convenience stores
      • age-restricted products, sale of
        • age verification failure rates, SP37
      • closure rates, SP37
      • licensing, SP37
    • Green Energy Repeal Act, 2018 (Bill 34), SP106, SP116–SP117
    • Pharmacists
      • medicinal cannabis, dispensing of, SP39
    • Renewable energy
    • Renewable energy contracts
    • Residential real estate
      • cannabis cultivation, illegal
        • disclosure via land registry, SP49
      • cannabis cultivation, legal
        • disclosure on sale, SP49
    • Vaping
      • health effects, research on, SP5
  • Sandhu, A. (PC, Brampton West)

    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4), G14, G16–G17, G31, G72
    • Cap-and-trade
      • and propane industry, G14
      • purchase of credits from Quebec and California, G16
    • Cap-and-trade - economic impact
      • on agriculture industry, G31
    • Greenhouse gas emissions - reduction
      • technological innovation, G17
  • Sattler, P. (NDP, London West)

    • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, S.O. 2005, c. 11
      • compliance timeline, P40
    • Apprenticeships
      • journeyperson-to-apprentice ratio
        • impact on health and safety, F18
      • modernization initiative (BC)
        • apprenticeship completion rates, F18
        • impact on health and safety, F18
    • Bicycle couriers
      • employment classification, F58
    • Business environment
      • competition with other business
        • impact of employee standards compliance, F58, F72
    • Business, small-/medium-sized
      • employee wages, F67
    • Carillion Canada
      • liquidation
        • impact on hospital maintenance contracts, P35
    • Changing Workplaces Review (2015-2016)
      • consultation process, F54
    • Colleges and universities
      • faculty employment models, F30, F69
    • Committee process
      • clause-by-clause review, F80
    • Employment - contract
      • dependent contractors
        • definition of, F56
        • recognition under Employment Standards Act, 2000, F57
      • worker misclassification
    • Employment standards
      • scheduling
        • notice, F76
        • three-hour rule, enforcement, F64, F76
    • Employment Standards Act, 2000, S.O. 2000, c. 41
      • as baseline for contract negotiation, F61
    • Employment standards - enforcement
    • Employment standards reform (2018)
    • Employment standards - sick days
      • economic impact, F15, F73
      • general remarks, F63
      • impact on health care system, F15
      • in other jurisdictions, F15, F73
      • and public health, F60–F61, F73
      • supporting documentation
        • impact on health care system, F15
    • Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, S.O. 2017, c. 22
      • impact on employment, F59
      • impact on small-/medium-sized business
    • Government buildings
    • Government buildings - capital project procurement
      • project management services
        • competitive procurement process for, P103
    • Government buildings - deferred maintenance
    • Government contracts - alternative financing and procurement (AFP) model
      • interpretation and enforcement, P34, P109
      • relative cost, P34
    • Hospital maintenance
      • alternative financing and procurement (AFP) agreements
        • contract disputes, P34
        • contract drafting, P34
        • cost of, P34
      • impact of Carillion Canada liquidation, P35
    • Immigrant employment
      • access to professions and trades
        • bridge training programs, P10
    • Immigration and refugee policy
      • entry at non-designated ports
        • terminology to describe, P24
      • refugee determination process, P23–P24
    • Labour relations
      • collective bargaining
        • negotiating rights below Employment Standards Act, 2000, F61
      • reform (2018)
        • impact on women, F89
      • strikes and lockouts
        • return to work provisions, F83
    • Legislative process
      • government bills
    • Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 (Bill 47), F9–F10, F13, F15, F18, F20, F30, F35–F36, F49
    • Minimum wage
      • $15/hour
        • economic impact, F20, F67
        • public opinion, F49
        • time to reach, F20
      • and cost of living, F20
      • and employer size, F67
      • and public health, F15, F67
      • tiered classification
        • liquor servers, F65
      • worker demographics, F13, F67
    • Motions
      • audit of costs associated with persons crossing border at non-designated ports of entry
    • Ontario Labour Relations Board (OLRB)
      • communication with
    • Pay equity
    • Poverty
      • intersectionality of, P67
    • Reports referred to committee
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (Auditor General of Ontario), P9–P11, P15
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Government and Consumer Services; Infrastructure Ontario (Auditor General of Ontario), P97, P103–P104, P109
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Infrastructure (Auditor General of Ontario), P34–P35, P40–P41
    • Restaurant industry
      • gratuities, F65
    • Sexual violence and harassment
      • in the workplace
        • restaurant servers, F65
    • Union certification
      • campaigns
        • access to employee information, F79, F81
    • Union representation
      • as constitutional right, F81
      • general remarks, F79
      • and pay equity, F89
    • York University strike
      • back-to-work legislation
        • disciplinary action provision, F83
  • Schreiner, M. (GRN, Guelph)

  • Shaw, S. (NDP, Hamilton West–Ancaster–Dundas)

    • Affordable housing
    • Budget
      • balanced, timeline for, FT260
    • Budget deficit
    • Budget, pre-budget consultations
      • 2019, itinerary for
        • indigenous communities, F97, F99
    • Carbon pricing - other jurisdictions
    • Climate change
    • Committee process
      • public disclosure of documents re: Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan, FT137, FT140
      • terms of reference, FT5
      • witnesses, questioning of, FT218, FT241
    • Electricity rates
      • global adjustment charge
    • Energy policy
    • Energy rate increases
    • Energy rate mitigation
    • Environmental Bill of Rights
    • The Fair Hydro Plan: Concerns About Fiscal Transparency, Accountability and Value for Money (Auditor General of Ontario, 2017)
      • public knowledge of, FT37
    • Government debt
    • Government finances
      • accountability and transparency, FT108
    • Hydro One privatization
      • departure tax, FT283
      • impact on future revenue, FT23
    • Hydro One privatization - revenue
    • Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)
      • and Auditor General of Ontario, FT173
      • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan, role in, FT213–FT214
      • rate-regulated accounting, use of, FT172
    • Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry
    • Legislative procedure
      • time allocation motions, FT107
    • Metrolinx
    • Minimum wage increase
    • Motions
    • Office of the Environmental Commissioner
      • transfer of role
        • public consultation, F106
    • Ontario Place Corporation
      • board of directors, replacement of, F102
    • Ontario Place Corporation Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. O.34
    • Ontario Power Generation (OPG)
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - accounting treatment, FT18, FT193–FT194, FT276–FT277
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - development of, FT61
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - indemnification provisions, FT160
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - review by Auditor General
    • Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan - risk and risk mitigation, FT61–FT62, FT68, FT160–FT161, FT247
    • Political fundraising events
      • attendance by members and political candidates, F158
    • Provincial Advocate for Children and Youth
    • Public assets
    • Public sector accounting standards (PSAS)
    • Public Service Pension Plan (PSPP)
      • accounting treatment in relation to Ontario's Fair Hydro Plan, FT24, FT30
    • Public-private partnerships
      • infrastructure projects, FT37
    • Rent control
      • exemptions
    • Rental housing
      • Ontario Development Charges Rebate Program, cancellation, F147
    • Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 (Bill 57), F102–F103, F105–F107, F110, F134–F136, F142, F145, F147–F148, F151
    • Select Committee on Financial Transparency
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
      • subway system
        • uploading to provincial government, F151
          • public consultation, F134
    • Waterfront Toronto development
  • Singh, S. (NDP, Brampton Centre)

    • Addictions treatment
      • funding sources, SP17
    • Cannabis consumption
      • location restrictions
        • alignment with tobacco legislation, SP47
      • normalization of, SP29
      • recreational vs. medicinal, SP29, SP69
      • research on, SP29–SP30
    • Cannabis consumption - location restrictions
    • Cannabis consumption - youth
    • Cannabis legalization
      • consultation with Indigenous communities, SP80
    • Cannabis lounges
      • as safe consumption location, SP47
    • Cannabis producers
    • Cannabis production
      • in-home
        • compliance with fire regulations, SP49
    • Cannabis - public education
      • content
        • re medicinal vs. recreational use, SP30
      • geared to youth, SP16, SP21
    • Cannabis - regulatory framework
    • Cannabis retail
      • convenience store conversion, SP36
      • market competition
      • marketing and display, SP5
      • online sales
        • by private entities, SP27
      • public model
      • recreational, limits on, SP92
      • wholesale and distribution
        • by private entities, SP27
    • Cannabis retail - licensing
      • implementation timeline, SP14, SP46
      • store authorizations, cap on, SP23
    • Cannabis retail - sale to youth, prevention
    • Cannabis retailers
      • affiliate, definition of, SP8
      • municipal opt-out, impact of, SP53
      • regional concentration of, SP8
      • staff training, SP14
    • Cannabis Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 36), SP4–SP5, SP8, SP10, SP14–SP17, SP21–SP23, SP27, SP29–SP30, SP34, SP36, SP41–SP43, SP46–SP47, SP49, SP53, SP56–SP57, SP61–SP63, SP67, SP69–SP70, SP73–SP74, SP80
    • Cannabis users
      • destigmatization of, SP29
      • mental health and addictions treatment
        • funding source, SP17
      • purchasing patterns of, SP74
      • stigmatization, in racialized populations, SP61
      • use of recreational cannabis for medicinal purposes, SP41
    • Controlled substances
      • safe consumption sites, SP47
    • Convenience stores
      • conversion to cannabis stores, SP36
    • Fire Code, O. Reg. 213/07
      • compliance
        • re in-home cannabis cultivation, SP49
    • Vaping
    • Vaping and youth
    • Vapour products
      • marketing and display
  • Skelly, D. (PC, Flamborough–Glanbrook)

    • Apprenticeships
      • journeyperson-to-apprentice ratio
    • Budget, pre-budget consultations
      • 2019, itinerary for, F94
    • Business environment
      • competition with other jurisdictions, F47
    • Cannabis retail - physical stores
      • municipal opt-out
    • Employment
      • employer-worker relations, F21
      • part-time and minimum-wage
    • Employment standards reform (2018)
      • stakeholder opinion, F48
    • Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, S.O. 2017, c. 22
      • impact on business environment, F34
      • impact on small-/medium-sized business
        • cost absorption, F21
    • Firefighters
      • volunteering by professionals
    • Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 (Bill 47), F11, F21, F26, F33–F34, F46–F48
    • Manufacturing industry
      • competition with other jurisdictions, F47
    • Metrolinx
    • Office of the Environmental Commissioner
      • transfer of role, F117
    • Ontario College of Trades (OCOT)
      • closure of
        • general remarks, F33
      • regulatory environment, F34
    • Rent control
      • exemptions
        • impact on housing shortage, F142
    • Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 (Bill 57), F103, F107–F109, F117–F119, F142–F144
    • Skilled tradespeople
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
      • subway system
        • uploading to provincial government, F108
    • Union certification
      • card-check certification, F33
    • Waterfront Toronto development
      • impact on residents, F103
  • Smith, D. (PC, Peterborough–Kawartha)

  • Stevens, J. (NDP, St. Catharines)

    • Access to Natural Gas Act, 2018 (Bill 32)
    • Natural gas infrastructure
      • cost of development, transparency, G138
  • Stiles, M. (NDP, Davenport)

    • Appointments to agencies/boards/commissions/etc.
    • Cannabis retail - Ontario Cannabis Store (OCS)
      • deliveries via Canada Post, A33
      • as exclusive online retailer, A34
      • warehouse, location of, A35
    • Cannabis retail - physical stores
      • location restrictions, A34
    • Niagara Parks Commission
      • employee code of conduct, A14
      • role of, A15
    • Public-private partnerships
  • Surma, K. (PC, Etobicoke Centre)

    • Cannabis - public education
      • content
        • re health effects, P55
      • federal campaign, P55
      • implementation timeline, P55
    • Drug shortages
    • Government buildings - capital project procurement
      • request-for-proposals (RFP) process
        • by budget, P43
        • vendor-of-record program
    • Government buildings - maintenance and repair
      • contracts
        • default provisions, P42
    • Government contracts - alternative financing and procurement (AFP) model
      • life-cycle contracts
        • default provisions, P42
    • Immigrant services
      • language programs, P12
    • Immigration
    • Public health
      • and cannabis legalization, P55
    • Refugees - resettlement
    • Reports referred to committee
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services (Auditor General of Ontario), P12–P13
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Cancer Care Ontario (Auditor General of Ontario), P84–P85
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; Cancer Care Ontario (Auditor General of Ontario), P84–P85
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, Public Health Ontario (Auditor General of Ontario), P55
      • 2017 Annual Report: Ministry of Infrastructure (Auditor General of Ontario), P42–P43
    • Trillium Drug Program
      • application process for, P84