House speaker index

Letter: R

  • Rakocevic, T. (NDP, Humber River–Black Creek)

    • Access to Natural Gas Act, 2018 (Bill 32)
    • Autism services - reform
      • general remarks, 3346
    • Automobile insurance rates
    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
    • Comprehensive Ontario Police Services Act, 2019 (Bill 68)
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
      • second reading, 974
    • Government downsizing
      • consultation process
        • Toronto City Council, 974
    • Government record
      • PC (1995-2003)
        • general remarks, 651
      • PC (2018-present)
        • legislative process, 2825
    • Legislative process
      • debate
      • general remarks, 3261
    • Members' statements
      • Autism treatment, 3346
      • Automobile insurance, 478, 1931, 2691
      • Jane and Finch community, 182
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 3259–3261
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Municipal and regional governments
      • wards, number of
        • in other jurisdictions, 579
    • Natural gas expansion
    • Natural gas expansion - cost of
      • funding source, 2659
    • New homes sector
      • consumer protection, 2816
    • Oral questions
      • Automobile insurance
      • Consumer protection
      • Government services
      • Municipal government
        • presented, 579
    • Personal information
      • privacy breaches, 2749
    • Personal information - financial
      • access by Statistics Canada, 2750
      • access/disclosure by government, 2749–2750
    • Petitions
    • Police officers
    • Police services oversight
      • general remarks, 3270
    • Private members' public business
      • Accessible Parking and Towing Industry Review Committee Act, 2018 (Bill 39)
      • Ending Automobile Insurance Discrimination in the Greater Toronto Area Act, 2018 (Bill 44)
      • Registered Professional Planners Act, 2019 (Bill 70)
      • Safeguarding our Information Act, 2018 (Bill 55)
    • Regional/district chairs
      • selection method, 651
    • Registered Professional Planners (RPPs)
    • Tarion
      • oversight role, 2816
    • Ticket sales and purchase
      • reform, postponement of, 1384
      • scalping via Ticketmaster, 1384
    • Toronto
      • Jane and Finch community, 182
    • Toronto City Council
      • legislative process, 651
      • record
        • re transit, 974
    • Toronto city councillors
      • response to council downsizing, 651
  • Rasheed, K. (PC, Mississauga East–Cooksville)

    • Access to Natural Gas Act, 2018 (Bill 32)
    • Aggregate industry
      • resource revenue-sharing agreement, 2593
    • Agriculture industry
      • in northern Ontario, 2208
    • Anti-racism
      • government strategy, 523
    • Arts and culture
    • Better Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 5)
    • Budget 2018-2019
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • s.11(d): presumption of innocence, 3203
    • Cannabis - regulatory framework
      • stakeholder consultation, 1408
    • Cannabis Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 36)
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
      • second reading, 622
    • Carbon pricing - federal carbon tax
      • cost of, disclosure, 2593
      • government response to, 176
    • Climate change
      • general remarks, 1791
    • Climate change mitigation
      • government strategy, 1792
    • Comprehensive Ontario Police Services Act, 2019 (Bill 68)
    • Cost of living
      • government strategy, 1791
    • Early childhood educators (ECEs) - guilty of sexual abuse
      • revocation of certificate of registration, 2373
    • Economic conditions
      • general remarks, 2592
    • Economy
    • Education
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
    • Elections/by-elections
      • general election 2018
        • vote distribution, 2788
    • Electricity rates
      • affordability, 302
    • Energy generation
      • types, environmental impact, 1820
    • Film and television industry
      • economic impact, 885
    • Firefighters
      • volunteering by professionals
        • protections for, 2638
    • Food banks
    • Forest industry
      • resource revenue-sharing agreement, 2593
    • French-language services
    • Government debt
    • Government downsizing
      • as fiscal policy, 471, 657
      • impact on legislative process, 471
    • Government finances
      • accountability and transparency, 2592
      • fiscal policies, 2592
    • Government finances - line-by-line review
    • Government notice of motions
    • Government record
      • Liberal (2003-2018)
      • PC (1995-2003)
    • Green Energy Act, 2009, S.O. 2009, c. 12, Sched. A
      • economic impact, 1746
    • Green Energy Repeal Act, 2018 (Bill 34)
      • second reading, 1746
    • Gun violence
    • Hate crimes
    • Health cards (OHIP)
      • integration of linguistic data, 1501
    • Health care
      • government strategy, 2593
    • Home heating
      • means of, environmental impact, 1820
    • Hospital construction by site
      • West Park Healthcare Centre (Toronto), 1593
    • Hospital funding by site
      • West Park Healthcare Centre (Toronto), 1592
    • Hospitals - overcrowding
      • government strategy, 1592
    • Housing
      • government strategy, 2593
    • Immigration and refugee policy
      • entry at non-designated points, 733
    • Indigenous relations
      • resource revenue-sharing agreement, 2593
    • Infrastructure development
      • economic impact, 1851
      • government strategy, 2593
      • Integrated Bilateral Agreement
    • Legislative procedure
    • Legislature
      • composition of, 2788
    • Members' statements
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • Mississauga EastCooksville, 889, 2820
    • Members/ministers quoting
      • other members
        • recognized party status, 2789
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
      • withdrawn, 523
    • Mining industry
      • economic impact
        • general remarks, 1851
      • resource revenue-sharing agreement, 2593
    • Municipal and regional governments
    • Municipalities
      • provincial jurisdiction over, 966
    • Natural gas
    • Natural gas - access to
    • Natural gas expansion
      • economic impact, 1851
      • as incentive for development, 1852
      • program reach, 1821
    • Natural gas expansion - cost of
      • funding source, 1821, 1853
      • rate protection program
        • regulatory charge
    • Natural Gas Grant Program (NGGP)
      • program reach, 1821
    • Natural gas rates
      • impact of cap-and-trade cancellation, 1851
    • Northern Ontario
      • tourism promotion, 2208
    • Ontario Civilian Police Commission, 3220
    • Ontario College of Teachers (OCT)
      • governance structure reform, 2373
    • Ontario Power Generation (OPG)
      • operations shutdown/start-up
        • timelines for, 3001
    • Ontario Power Generation (OPG) - collective bargaining (2018)
      • strike notice
        • impact on electricity supply, 2924
      • strike, prohibition of
        • general remarks, 3001
    • Oral questions
      • Anti-racism activities
        • presented, 523
      • Celebrate Ontario
      • Community safety
      • Government accountability
      • Government fiscal policies
      • Hospital funding
      • Immigrant and refugee services
        • presented, 330
      • Immigration and refugee policy
      • Labour dispute
      • Municipal government
        • presented, 471
      • Northern economy
      • Public safety
      • Refugee and immigration policy
      • Taxation
      • Toronto International Film Festival
        • presented, 885
      • Volunteer firefighters
    • Personal information - financial
      • access/disclosure by government, 2750
    • Police officers
      • community relations, 3219
      • training, 3219
    • Police services
    • Police services oversight
      • oversight bodies
    • Police services oversight - reform
    • Private members' public business
      • Health cards
      • Highway Traffic Amendment Act (Helmet Exemption for Sikh Motorcyclists), 2018 (Bill 41)
        • second reading, 1709
      • Safeguarding our Information Act, 2018 (Bill 55)
        • second reading, 2750
      • Terrorist Activities Sanctions Act, 2018 (Bill 46)
        • second reading, 2338
    • Refugees
      • interception at border, 1927
    • Refugees - resettlement
      • cost of, 330
      • effect on shelter occupancy rates, 1927
      • housing, 734
    • Regional/district chairs
      • selection method, 658
    • Regulatory environment
      • effect on business environment, 1845
      • reduction targets, 2592
    • Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 (Bill 57)
    • Rural Ontario
      • economic impact, 1851
    • Safe and Supportive Classrooms Act, 2019 (Bill 48)
    • Safer Ontario Act, 2018, S.O. 2018, c. 3
      • SIU investigations, initiation criteria, 3219
    • School board trustees
      • electoral boundaries, change in
        • operational assistance (2018 election), 657
    • Schools
      • and use of cellphones, 2376
    • Service animals - in schools
      • policies governing, 2374
    • Standing Orders by order
    • Statements by stakeholders
      • police services oversight reform, 3220
      • re Toronto City Council downsizing, 967
    • Students - sexual abuse of
      • definition, changes to, 2373
      • therapy, funding for, 2373
    • Taxation - low-income individuals and families tax credit
    • Teachers - guilty of sexual abuse
      • revocation of certificate of registration, 2373
    • Terrorism
      • general remarks, 2338
    • Terrorists - return to Ontario
      • service restrictions
        • general remarks, 2338
    • Toronto City Council downsizing
      • alignment with provincial ridings, 657
      • public response to, 471, 967
      • referendum on, cost, 471, 690
      • and voter representation, 657
    • Toronto City Council - election (2018)
      • nomination period, 657
      • organization of
        • operational assistance, 657
    • Toronto city councillors
    • Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), 885
    • Tourism
      • government strategy, 2008
    • Transportation - Greater Toronto Area
      • commute times, 658
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
      • second reading, 218
  • Rickford, Hon. G. (PC, Kenora–Rainy River)

    • Administration of justice
      • equity of access, 296
    • Agriculture industry
      • in northern Ontario, 2208
    • Airports
    • Cannabis - legalization
      • consultation with Indigenous communities, 296
    • Cat Lake First Nation - state of emergency, 3120
    • Curriculum - Truth and Reconciliation
      • writing workshops, cancellation of, 293
    • Dalles First Nation
      • business development centre, 1328
    • Economic growth by region
    • Education - post-secondary
      • in northern Ontario, 2572
    • Electricity generation
      • percentage supplied by OPG, 2950
    • Electricity rates
    • Electricity rates - impact by area
      • business environment, 1534
    • Electricity supply
      • northern and rural Ontario, 1535
    • Electricity transmission
    • Emergency first responders
      • Public Safety Radio Network (PSRN), 2204
    • Energy affordability
      • general remarks, 1742
    • Energy policy
      • effect on business environment, 2858
    • French, Dean
    • French-language debates
      • Loi de 2018 portant sur les priorités urgentes, projet de loi 2
    • Gasoline prices
    • Government debt
      • economic impact, 2352
    • Government record
      • Liberal (2003-2018)
        • energy, 86
      • PC (2018-present)
    • Green Energy Act, 2009, S.O. 2009, c. 12, Sched. A
      • general remarks, 2204
      • impact on provincial debt, 1230
      • projects, municipal jurisdiction, 1231
    • Green Energy Act, 2009, S.O. 2009, c. 12, Sched. A
    • Green Energy Act, 2009, S.O. 2009, c. 12, Sched. A
    • Green Energy Act, 2009, S.O. 2009, c. 12, Sched. A
    • Green Energy Repeal Act, 2018 (Bill 34)
    • Hydro One
      • accountability and transparency, 83, 187
      • governance agreement, 187
      • purchase of Avista Corp.
        • termination fee, 2880
      • role within energy sector, 187
    • Hydro One leadership
    • Hydro One leadership - change in
    • Hydro One leadership - compensation reform
      • approval and amendment authority, 187
      • consultation on, 83
      • disclosure requirements, 84, 187
      • rates reflecting executive salaries, 187
    • Indigenous communities
      • access to electricity, 1725
      • economic development, 3027
    • Indigenous communities - health
      • jurisdiction over, 3120
    • Indigenous relations
      • government meetings with Indigenous leaders, 1322
      • government strategy, 2044
      • treaty recognition, 2206
    • Labour Relations Amendment Act (Protecting Ontario's Power Supply), 2018 (Bill 67)
    • Medical isotopes
      • supplied by Bruce Power, 81
    • Members/ministers quoting
      • news media
        • energy policy, 2854
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Mercury poisoning (Grassy Narrows and Wabaseemoong)
      • compensation, 1677–1678
      • federal assistance, 680
      • mercury disability payments, 1322
      • remediation fund, 1322
      • remediation of Wabigoon River, 1518
    • Mining industry
      • economic impact
      • regulatory reform, 1928
    • Mining sites
      • consultation with Indigenous communities, 1996
      • Sugar Zone gold mine, 1928
    • Ministry of Indigenous Affairs
      • as standalone ministry, 14
    • Northern Ontario
      • access to electricity, 1725
      • economic development, 2572, 2636, 2813, 2889
      • economic development plan, 3027
      • economic strategy, 2352
      • resource development
        • and Indigenous communities, 1996
      • tourism promotion, 2206
    • Northern Ontario Heritage Fund, 884
    • Nuclear energy
      • general remarks, 2254
    • Nuclear generating facilities
      • Bruce Power
        • economic impact, 81
        • supplier of medical isotopes, 81
      • Pickering
    • Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998, S.O. 1998, c. 15, Sched. B
      • amendment of
        • re rates incorporating executive compensation, 187
    • Ontario Power Generation (OPG)
    • Ontario Power Generation (OPG) - collective bargaining (2018)
    • Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)
      • new detachments, 887
    • Oral questions
    • Palliative care
      • in northern Ontario, 884
    • Power Workers' Union (PWU)
      • members, appreciation for, 2950
    • Progressive Conservative (PC) Party
      • Indigenous affairs, 13
    • Public assets - sale/lease of
    • Public education campaigns - historical/national
      • Treaties Recognition Week, 2206
    • Renewable energy contracts
    • Renewable energy contracts - cancellation
    • Renewable energy projects
      • issue/renewal of approval requirements, 1536
      • siting, municipal jurisdiction, 1535
    • Ring of Fire development
      • consultation with Indigenous communities, 14
      • economic impact, 735
      • general remarks, 735
      • Indigenous communities, partnerships with, 735
    • Statements by stakeholders
    • Steel industry
      • pension benefits, 1930
    • Tourism
      • government strategy, 2206
    • Transportation
    • Transportation services
      • in northern Ontario
        • general remarks, 2520
    • Tributes
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
    • White Pines Wind Project
      • local opinion, 86, 187
      • notice to proceed, 187
      • scope, 187
    • White Pines Wind Project - cancellation
      • cost
      • decommissioning requirements, 188
      • retroactive effect, 188
    • Wind turbines
    • York University strike
    • York University strike - back-to-work legislation
      • continuation of bargaining, 189
      • mediator-arbitrator
        • finality of decision, 189
      • strike/lockout prohibition clause, 188
  • Roberts, J. (PC, Ottawa West–Nepean)

    • Access to Natural Gas Act, 2018 (Bill 32)
    • Autism
    • Autism services
      • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
        • wait-lists, 49
    • Autism services - adults
    • Business environment
      • impact of United States tax reform, 2616
    • Cancer treatment - take-home medication
      • universal coverage, 2490
    • Cannabis Statute Law Amendment Act, 2018 (Bill 36)
      • second reading, 1358
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
    • Cap-and-trade - economic impact
      • cost of living, 851
    • Cap-and-trade - environmental impact
      • effect on emissions, 851
    • Carbon pricing
      • effect on business environment, 662, 2613
      • effect on emissions, 662
    • Carbon pricing - in other jurisdictions
      • British Columbia, 851
    • Caregiver Recognition Act, 2018 (Bill 59)
      • first reading, 2424
    • Caregivers
    • Climate change mitigation
      • by private sector, 661
    • Disaster relief
    • Economy
      • government strategy, 2616
    • Education
      • curriculum reform, consultation, 2375
    • Education - post-secondary
      • preparedness for, 2386
    • Electricity rates
      • affordability, 2282
    • Energy generation
      • types, environmental impact, 1866
    • French-language debates
      • Affaires d'intérêt public émanant des députés
        • Loi de 2018 sur la reconnaissance de l'apport des aidants naturels, projet de loi 59, 2913
      • Débat sur le discours du trône
      • Jour de l'opposition
      • Questions orales
        • Plan d'action du gouvernement, 174
    • Government debt
      • general remarks, 2617
      • impact on provincial credit rating, 2615
      • interest on, impact of rate changes, 2615
      • per person, 2594, 2615
    • Government finances
    • Government finances (federal)
      • credit rating, 2616
    • Government record (federal)
      • Conservative (2006-2015)
    • Green Energy Repeal Act, 2018 (Bill 34)
      • second reading, 1563
      • third reading, 2282
    • Greenhouse gas emissions - reduction
      • technological innovation, 662
    • Health care
      • in northern Ontario, 884
    • Health care system
      • general remarks, 3462
    • Home heating
      • means of, environmental impact, 1866
    • Hydroelectricity
    • Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 (Bill 47)
      • second reading, 2064
    • Members' statements
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • Ottawa WestNepean, 45
      • Ottawa West—Nepean, 2522
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 45–46
    • Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 45, 2489, 2908
    • Members'/ministers' privileges
      • wearing of paraphernalia
        • Halloween costumes, 2038
    • Mental health care funding
      • general remarks, 2613
    • Minimum wage
      • in other jurisdictions, 2615
    • Minimum wage increase
      • effect on charitable organizations, 2064
      • effect on employment, 2615
    • Municipal and regional governments
      • participation in, 1684
    • Municipal elections (October 22, 2018), 1685
    • Natural gas
      • conversion to
      • environmental impact, 1866
      • supply, 1866
    • Natural gas expansion
      • target communities, 1853
    • Northern Ontario Heritage Fund, 884
    • Opposition day motions
    • Oral questions
    • Organ and tissue donation
    • Palliative care
      • in northern Ontario, 884
    • The People's Health Care Act, 2019 (Bill 74)
      • second reading, 3462
    • Petitions
    • Pharmacare
      • in other jurisdictions, 2490
    • Prescription drugs
      • government funding, 2490
    • Private members' public business
      • Caregiver Recognition Act, 2018 (Bill 59)
      • Long-Term Care Homes Amendment Act (Preference for Veterans), 2018 (Bill 51)
        • second reading, 2329
      • Organ donation
      • Protecting Vulnerable Road Users Act, 2018 (Bill 37)
    • Public education campaigns - accessibility
      • Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month, 1493
    • Public education campaigns - community development
    • Public education campaigns - health
      • Caregiver Recognition Day, 2909
    • Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 (Bill 57)
    • Safe and Supportive Classrooms Act, 2019 (Bill 48)
    • Taxation
      • government strategy, 2615
    • Taxation - low-income individuals and families tax credit
    • Taxation reform
      • as economic strategy, 2616
    • Teacher candidates
      • math proficiency assessment, 2387
    • Throne speech debate
    • Tornadoes in Ottawa (September 2018), 1114–1115, 1122–1123
    • Tributes
  • Romano, R. (PC, Sault Ste. Marie)

    • Access to Natural Gas Act, 2018 (Bill 32)
    • Agriculture industry
    • Algoma Steel
      • restructuring (1992), 2669
    • Algoma University Amendment Act, 2019 (Bill 79)
      • first reading, 3482
    • Appreciation
      • Dr. Lou and Mae Lukenda Charitable Foundation, 1236
      • Harrison, Dale, 1236
      • Sault Area Hospital Foundation, 1236
    • Attorney General of Ontario
    • Auditor General
      • Review of the 2018 Pre-Election Report on Ontario’s Finances, 1248
    • Budget 2017-2018
    • Budget 2018-2019
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms - s.33: notwithstanding clause
      • general remarks, 970
    • Cancer
    • Cancer treatment
      • government funding, 2486
    • Cancer treatment - take-home medication
    • Cap and Trade Cancellation Act, 2018 (Bill 4)
    • Cap-and-trade
      • as carbon tax, 861
      • effect on business environment, 859
      • purchase of credits from Quebec and California, 859
    • Carbon pricing - federal carbon tax
      • general remarks, 666
    • Cat Lake First Nation - state of emergency
    • City of Toronto et al. v Ontario (Attorney General), 2018 ONSC 5151
      • government response to, 970
    • Comprehensive Ontario Police Services Act, 2019 (Bill 68)
    • Constitution Act, 1982
      • jurisdiction over, 2531
    • Debates re answers to oral questions
      • Indigenous health care
      • School facilities
    • Economic conditions
      • in northern Ontario, 1929
    • Efficient Local Government Act, 2018 (Bill 31)
      • second reading, 970
    • Electricity rates
      • affordability, 448
    • Employment
      • opportunities in northern Ontario, 448
    • Ferrochrome processing facility
      • cities bidding for, Sault Ste. Marie, 88
    • Forest industry
      • employment in, 1277
      • government strategy, 1277
    • Government finances
      • accountability and transparency, 1248
    • Government orders
      • Government policies
      • Select Committee on Financial Transparency
    • Government record
      • PC (2018-present)
        • general remarks, 860
    • Hospital funding by site
      • Sault Area Hospital
        • via donations, 1236
    • Kashechewan First Nation
      • school conditions, 1061
    • Lawyers
    • Legislative drafting
      • specificity in, 1852
    • Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 (Bill 47)
      • second reading, 2059
    • Members' statements
      • Dysautonomia, 2265
      • Ferrochrome plant, 88
      • Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, 1438–1439
      • Sault Area Hospital, 1236
    • Minimum wage increase
      • effect on employment, 2059
    • Municipal and regional governments
    • Municipalities
      • memorandum of understanding
        • re provincial-municipal consultation, 1639
    • Natural gas
    • Natural gas - access to
      • in northern and rural Ontario, 1852, 2847
    • Natural gas expansion
      • general remarks, 2848
      • target communities, 1852
    • Natural gas expansion - cost of
      • rate protection program
        • regulatory charge
          • general remarks, 2848
    • Northern Ontario
      • economic development, 3245
    • Opposition day motions
    • Oral questions
    • Petitions
      • Fish and wildlife management, 3482
    • Police officers
      • working conditions, 3314
    • Police services
    • Police services oversight - reform
      • general remarks, 3312
    • Prescription drugs
      • government funding, 2487
    • Private members' public business
      • Charter Rights Transparency Act, 2018 (Bill 49)
    • Public education campaigns - community development
      • Local Government Week, 1639
    • Public education campaigns - environment
      • National Forest Week, 1276
    • Rare diseases
    • Regulatory environment
      • consultation on, 1002
      • effect on business environment
        • in northern Ontario, 3103
      • government strategy, 1003
    • Restoring Ontario's Competitiveness Act, 2019 (Bill 66)
      • second reading, 3103
    • Safe and Supportive Classrooms Act, 2019 (Bill 48)
      • second reading, 2248
    • Safer Ontario Act, 2018, S.O. 2018, c. 3
      • general remarks, 3311
      • police services, administrative duties, 3312
      • stakeholder response to, 3312
    • School facilities
      • condition of
        • in Kashechewan First Nation, 1061
    • Select Committee on Financial Transparency
    • Solicitor-client privilege
      • as constitutional right, 2530–2531
      • jurisdiction over legislation impacting, 2530–2531
      • Lavallee, Rackel & Heintz v Canada (Attorney General), 2002 SCC 61, 2531
      • R v McClure, 2001 SCC 14, 2531
      • Smith v Jones, [1999] 1 SCR 455, 2531
    • Steel industry
    • Taxation
      • residential tax rate
        • in Sault Ste. Marie, 2848
    • Throne speech debate
      • participation, 43
    • Transportation services
      • in northern Ontario
        • general remarks, 2141
    • Urgent Priorities Act, 2018 (Bill 2)
    • Wildfires in northern Ontario
      • general remarks, 580
      • government response to, 18, 737–738
      • inter-provincial aid, 18
      • risks to highway safety, 580