House speaker index

Letter: B

  • Baber, R. (PC, York Centre)

    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • s 33: notwithstanding clause
        • general remarks, 882
        • government use of, 883
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
      • second reading, 861
    • Cap-and-trade
      • as carbon tax, 861
    • Cap-and-trade cancellation
      • fiscal impact, 99
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
      • second reading, 991
    • Emergency first responders
      • appreciation for, 270
    • Government downsizing
      • as fiscal policy, 706
    • Immigration and refugee policy
      • general remarks, 231
    • Infrastructure - roads and highways
      • Gardiner Expressway, 708
    • Judiciary
      • jurisdiction of, 882
    • Legal concepts
    • Members' statements
      • Madonna robotics team, 303
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 270–271
    • Municipalities
      • provincial jurisdiction over, 706
    • Oral questions
      • Immigration and refugee policy
        • presented, 231
      • Municipal elections
    • Police services - resources
    • Private members' public business
      • Municipal elections
        • responded to, 590
    • Throne speech debate
    • Toronto City Council
    • Toronto City Council - election (2018)
      • implementation process
        • operational assistance, 406
    • Toronto city council - wards, redrawing of
      • general remarks, 590
    • Toronto City Council - wards, redrawing of
      • alignment with provincial ridings, 707
      • and democracy, 707
      • general remarks, 706
      • jurisdiction, 706
      • and voter representation, 707
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
    • Transit system expansion by region
      • Scarborough, 708
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
    • Violent crime
      • increase in, 706
    • York University strike
      • reputational impact, 204
      • student impact, 204
  • Babikian, A. (PC, Scarborough–Agincourt)

    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
    • Cap-and-trade
      • effect on business environment, 866
    • Government orders
    • Members' statements
      • Sri Varasiththi Vinaayagar Hindu Temple Chariot Festival, 478
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • ScarboroughAgincourt, 357
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 357–359
    • Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 357–358
    • Oral questions
      • Municipal elections
        • presented, 776
    • Toronto City Council - wards, redrawing of
      • alignment with provincial ridings, 716
      • public opinion, 715–716, 718
      • Toronto ward boundary review (2016), 776
      • and voter representation, 716–718
    • Toronto city councillors
      • ward redrawing, opinion of, 716
    • Transit system expansion by region
      • Scarborough, 716
  • Bailey, R. (PC, Sarnia–Lambton)

    • Colleges and universities
      • Lambton College, 798
    • Curriculum - health and physical education (proposed)
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
      • second reading, 992
    • Government orders
    • Hydro One leadership - change in
      • general remarks, 59
    • Industry
      • in SarniaLambton, 798
    • Throne speech debate
    • Wind turbines
  • Barrett, T. (PC, Haldimand–Norfolk)

    • Alternate Land Use and Services Program for Agricultural Land Act, 2018 (Bill 28)
      • first reading, 783
    • Carbon pricing - federal carbon tax
      • Saskatchewan legal challenge, participation in, 640
    • Members' statements
      • Simcoe, John Graves, 238
    • Oral questions
      • Taxation
        • presented, 640
    • Throne speech debate
      • participation, 60
    • Tributes
      • Simcoe, John Graves, 238
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
      • second reading, 277
  • Begum, D. (NDP, Scarborough Southwest)

    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
      • second reading, 700
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • s 33: notwithstanding clause
        • government use of
          • re Toronto City Council reform, 841
    • Climate change mitigation
      • government strategy, 90
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
      • second reading, 975
    • Government downsizing
      • municipal level, consultation, 572
    • Government record
      • PC (2018-present)
        • general remarks, 684
    • Indigenous relations
      • government strategy, 90
    • Long-term-care beds
    • Long-term-care facilities
      • living conditions, 336
      • Long-Term Care Homes Public Inquiry, 336
    • Members' statements
      • Government's record, 683–684
      • Municipal elections, 841
      • Riding of Scarborough Southwest, 89–90
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • Scarborough Southwest, 90
    • Members/ministers quoting
      • constituents
        • re health and physical education curriculum, 248–249
    • Mental health care funding
      • general remarks, 638
    • Mental health care services
    • Oral questions
      • Long-term care
        • presented, 336
      • Mental health services
        • presented, 638
      • Municipal elections
        • presented, 572
    • Petitions
    • Private members' public business
      • Mental health and addiction services
        • responded to, 759
    • Supportive housing
      • wait times, 638
    • Toronto City Council - wards, redrawing of
      • and voter representation, 700
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
  • Bell, J. (NDP, University–Rosedale)

    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
    • Bicycle safety
      • cyclist fatalities, 136
      • Ontario Municipal Commuter Cycling Program, cancellation of, 136
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • s 33: notwithstanding clause
        • government use of
          • re Toronto City Council reform, 882
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
    • Cap-and-trade cancellation
    • Climate change
      • extreme weather due to, 544
      • general remarks, 221
    • Climate change mitigation
      • government strategy, 545, 547
    • Colleges and universities
      • sessional instructors, duties of, 208
      • sessional instructors, employment model, 208
    • Education - post-secondary
      • employment model, 208
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
      • second reading, 962
    • Employment
      • precarious, 544
    • Government downsizing
      • municipal level, consultation, 472
    • Greenhouse Gas Reduction Account (GGRA)
    • Housing affordability
    • Housing affordability by region
      • University–Rosedale, 543
    • Members' statements
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • University–Rosedale, 543
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 543–545
    • Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 543
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
      • withdrawn, 882
    • Minimum wage increase (2019)
      • general remarks, 547
    • Municipal and regional governments
      • wards, number of
        • alignment with provincial ridings, 611–612
    • Oral questions
      • Affordable housing
      • Municipal elections
        • presented, 999
      • Public consultation
        • presented, 472
      • Public transit
        • presented, 882
      • School facilities
    • Petitions
    • Policy development
      • public consultation, 472
    • Rental housing
    • School facilities - maintenance and repair
    • Small business
      • operating costs, 546
    • Toronto City Council - wards, redrawing of
    • Transit projects
      • in Toronto
        • approval by City Council, 882
    • Transit systems
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
    • White Pines Wind Project
      • environmental impact, 221
  • Berns-McGown, R. (NDP, Beaches–East York)

    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • s 33: notwithstanding clause
        • government use of
          • re Toronto City Council reform, 842
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
      • second reading, 494
    • Carding
    • Climate change
      • extreme weather due to, 494
    • Curriculum - health and physical education (2015), repeal of
      • student safety and well-being, 320
    • Curriculum - Truth and Reconciliation
      • writing workshops, cancellation of, 319
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
    • Government downsizing
      • municipal level, consultation, 578
    • Government notice of motions
    • Members' statements
      • Municipal elections, 842
      • Riding of Beaches–East York, 137–138
      • Social assistance, 641
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • Beaches—East York, 137
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 319–322
    • Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 320–321
    • Opioid abuse
      • death and hospitalizations due to, 332
    • Oral questions
      • Addiction services
        • presented, 332
      • Municipal government
        • presented, 578
    • Petitions
    • Police services oversight
      • reform
        • postponement of, 320
    • Private members' public business
      • Carding
      • Mental health and addiction services
    • Racism
    • Reconciliation with Indigenous peoples
      • government strategy, 319
    • Refugees - resettlement
      • funding for
        • from province, 320
    • Social assistance programs
      • financial benefit, changes in, 641
    • Supervised injection/overdose prevention sites
      • general remarks, 332
    • Tributes
      • Fallon, Reese, 319
  • Bethlenfalvy, Hon. P. (PC, Pickering–Uxbridge)

    • Auditor General
    • Broader public sector - hiring freeze
      • exemptions, 19
      • as fiscal strategy, 19
    • Government expenditures
      • Planning for Prosperity consultations, 840
    • Government finances
      • accountability and transparency, 130, 178
    • Government finances - line-by-line audit
    • Government record
      • Liberal (2003-2018)
      • PC (2018-present)
        • fiscal policy, 131
    • Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry
      • general remarks, 412
    • Oral questions
    • Private members' public business
      • PTSD Awareness Day Act, 2018 (Bill 9)
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
    • York University strike
      • labour market impact, 208
  • Bisson, G. (NDP, Timmins)

    • An Act to require the Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks to discharge the responsibilities under subsection 15(1) of the Ontario Water Resources Act
      • first reading, 783
    • Apprenticeship training programs
      • ratio reviews, 385
    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • s 33: notwithstanding clause
      • s. 33: notwithstanding clause
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
    • Cap-and-trade
      • as carbon tax, 670, 850
      • revenue for green programs, 287
    • Cap-and-trade cancellation
      • legal challenges to, 850
    • Climate change
      • extreme weather due to
        • in northern Ontario, 852
      • and flooding
        • in northern Ontario, 671
    • Counting Zebra Mussels Act, 2018 (Bill 17)
      • first reading, 644
    • Democracy
      • general remarks, 721
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
    • Energy supply
      • surplus, 55
    • Fairness in Petroleum Products Pricing Act, 2018 (Bill 7)
    • Firefighters
      • appreciation for, 22
    • French-language debates
      • Débat sur le discours du trône
      • Dépôt des projets de loi
        • Loi de 2018 sur le recensement des moules zébrées, projet de loi 17
          • première lecture, 644
    • Gasoline prices
      • changes in, 642
      • regulation of, 642
    • Government contracts - limited liability provisions
      • effect on business environment, 65
      • impact on business environment, 283–286
    • Government downsizing
    • Government notice of motions
    • Government orders
    • Government record
      • Liberal (2003-2018)
        • privatization, 925
      • NDP (1990-1995)
        • government debt, 922
      • PC (1995-2003)
        • legislative process, 286
        • municipal amalgamation, 426
        • transportation, 928
    • Greenbelt
      • development on, 582
    • Greenhouse gas emissions - reduction
    • Greenhouse Gas Reduction Account (GGRA)
    • Health care costs
      • in public vs. private systems, 35
    • Hospital funding by site
      • Timmins and District Hospital
        • deficit, 34
    • Hydro One leadership - change in
      • cost
    • Hydro One leadership - compensation reform
    • Immigration and refugee policy
    • Indigenous communities
      • living conditions, 34
    • Indigenous communities - health care
      • nursing stations vs. hospitals, 147
    • Legislative procedure
      • closure motions, 281
      • debate
      • historically, 922–923
      • House agenda, 922
      • House schedules
      • points of order
        • same question rule
        • sub judice
          • presented, 938
      • question period, 475
      • referring to member not present, 150
      • throne speech, disclosure of, 8
    • Legislative process
    • Members' statements
      • Firefighting in northern Ontario, 22
      • Gasoline prices, 642
      • Greenbelt, 582
      • Supports for seniors, 137
    • Members'/ministers' conduct
      • remarks by member from Timmins, 475, 477
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Minimum wage increase
    • OHIP+: Children and Youth Pharmacare Program
      • second-payer model, 35
    • Oral questions
      • Government accountability
        • presented, 475
      • Greenhouse gas emissions
      • Municipal elections
        • presented, 732
    • Points of privilege
      • Disclosure of throne speech
        • presented, 8
    • Policy development
      • public consultation, 732
    • Private members' public business
    • Progressive Conservative (PC) Party
      • dilatory motions, historically, 923
    • Protecting Waterways from Zebra Mussels Act, 2018 (Bill 29)
      • first reading, 784
    • Reconciliation with Indigenous peoples
      • government strategy, 34, 99
    • Refugees
      • general remarks, 165
    • Renewable energy contracts - cancellation
      • fiscal impact, responsibility for, 142
      • no litigation provision, 35, 55
    • Renewable energy projects
      • by private sector, 55
    • Securities law
    • Senior citizens
      • Lifeline services
        • tax deductions for, 137
    • Skilled trades
    • Speakers' rulings quoted
      • Speaker Milliken (House of Commons), 8
    • Standing Orders
      • amendment of
      • S.O. 23(g): matters out of order in debate, matters sub judice, 938
      • S.O. 23(h): matters out of order in debate, allegations against member, 477, 531
      • S.O. 23(i): matters out of order in debate, imputes false or unavowed motives, 477, 888
      • S.O. 23(k): matters out of order in debate, abusive or insulting language, 531
      • S.O. 43(a): opposition day debates, time limits, 927
      • S.O. 47(b): time allocation motions, vote and 10 minute bell, 929
      • S.O. 52: government motions, may not renew motion, etc., once decided, 938–939
      • S.O. 98(e): private members' public business, suspension, 928
    • Status of Zebra Mussels Act, 2018 (Bill 18)
      • first reading, 644
    • Taxation
      • deductions
        • for Lifeline services, 137
    • Throne speech
    • Throne speech debate
    • Time allocation motions
      • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
      • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
    • Toronto City Council - election (2018)
      • procedural uncertainty, 927
    • Toronto City Council - wards, redrawing of
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
    • Waterways Analysis Act, 2018 (Bill 20)
    • Waterways Examination Act, 2018 (Bill 27)
    • White Pines Wind Project - cancellation
      • cost
      • impact on business environment, 283
      • no litigation provision, 283–285
    • Wildfires in northern Ontario
      • containment strategies, 22
    • Zebra Mussel Analysis Act, 2018 (Bill 14)
    • Zebra Mussel Assessment Act, 2018 (Bill 23)
    • Zebra Mussel Count Act, 2018 (Bill 15)
      • first reading, 643
    • Zebra Mussel Evaluation Act, 2018 (Bill 16)
    • Zebra Mussel Examination Act, 2018 (Bill 26)
    • Zebra Mussel Report Act, 2018 (Bill 25)
      • first reading, 744
    • Zebra Mussel Scan Act, 2018 (Bill 22)
      • first reading, 743
    • Zebra Mussel Study Act, 2018 (Bill 21)
      • first reading, 685
    • Zebra Mussel Survey Act, 2018 (Bill 19)
      • first reading, 645
  • Bouma, W. (PC, Brantford–Brant)

    • Addictions services funding, 38
    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
      • second reading, 689
    • Driver licences
    • Electricity rates
      • reduction, 38
    • Employment
      • creation, 39
    • Government debt
      • reduction, 38
    • Government downsizing
      • as fiscal policy, 689
    • Government finances
      • accountability and transparency, 133
    • Hospital beds
      • occupied by long-term-care patients, 38
    • Housing affordability by region
      • Brantford–Brant, 38
    • Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry
      • mandate, 38
      • report
        • disclosure, 133
    • Long-term-care beds
    • Members' statements
      • Grand River Champion of Champions Powwow, 302
      • Nixon, Robert "Bob," 180
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 38–39
    • Mental health care funding
      • general remarks, 38, 40
    • OHIP+: Children and Youth Pharmacare Program
      • second-payer model, 40
    • Oral questions
      • Government spending and accounting practices
        • presented, 133
      • Mental health services
        • presented, 577
      • Service fees
    • Petitions
      • Royal Canadian Legion halls, 344
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder in emergency service providers
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
      • awareness day, 577
      • general remarks, 577
      • WSIB presumption
        • first responders, 577
    • Private members' public business
      • PTSD Awareness Day Act, 2018 (Bill 9)
    • PTSD Awareness Day Act, 2018 (Bill 9)
      • first reading, 481
    • Public education campaigns - Health
      • PTSD Awareness Day, 577
    • Public education campaigns - Mental health
      • PTSD Awareness Day Act, 598
    • Throne speech debate
    • Tributes
      • Nixon, Robert "Bob" (former member for Brant—Haldimand), 180
    • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
      • PTSD presumption, 577
  • Bourgouin, G. (NDP, Mushkegowuk–James Bay)

    • Administration of justice
      • equity of access, 296
    • Attawapiskat First Nation
      • expansion of, 459
      • state of emergency
        • due to illegal drugs and alcohol, 459
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
    • Climate change
      • effect on ice roads, 875
      • and flooding
        • in northern Ontario, 669, 875
    • First Nations police services
    • French-language debates
      • Débat sur le discours du trône
      • Déclarations des députés
        • Circonscription de Mushkegowuk–Baie James, 138
        • Potvin, Blandine, 641
      • Government orders
      • Loi de 2018 annulant le programme de plafonnement et d'échange, projet de loi 4
      • Loi de 2018 portant sur les priorités urgentes, projet de loi 2
    • Government orders
    • Home heating
      • in northern Ontario, 873
    • Indigenous communities
    • Indigenous relations
      • government strategy, 123
    • Kashechewan First Nation
      • state of emergency
        • due to flooding, 875
    • Members' statements
      • Riding of Mushkegowuk–James Bay, 138
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • Mushkegowuk—James Bay, 138
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 457–459
    • Oral questions
      • Community safety
        • presented, 296
      • Northern transportation
      • School facilities
        • presented, 886
    • Rail service
      • Ontario Northland, 459
    • Strikes
      • back-to-work legislation
        • impact on bargaining process, 458
    • Throne speech debate
    • Transportation services
      • in northern Ontario
  • Burch, J. (NDP, Niagara Centre)

    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • s 33: notwithstanding clause
        • government use of
          • re Toronto City Council reform, 838
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
    • Cap-and-trade
      • as carbon tax, 869
    • Cap-and-trade cancellation
      • consultation, 870
      • fiscal impact, 870
      • legal challenges to, cost to government, 869–870
    • Climate change mitigation
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
    • GO Transit expansion by region
    • Green Ontario Program (GreenON) cancellation
      • retrofit rebates
        • effect on delivery agents, 666
    • Legislation
      • drafting re regulations, 690
    • Members' statements
      • Canal Days, 180
      • Ontario Disability Support Program, 641
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 267–268
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Niagara region
      • regional government
        • councillor selection, 691
    • Oral questions
      • GO Transit
        • presented, 337
      • Municipal elections
      • Municipal government
    • Refugees - resettlement
    • Regional/district chairs
      • complaints against, 473–474
      • election cancellation (2018)
        • general remarks, 473
        • regions affected, 690
    • Social assistance programs
      • earning exemption, changes in, 641
      • financial benefit, changes in, 641
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)