House speaker index

Letter: B

  • Babikian, A. (PC, Scarborough—Agincourt)

    • Affordable housing - development of
      • federal government funding, 3760
    • Appreciation
      • news media
        • National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada, 629–630
    • Better for Consumers, Better for Businesses Act, 2023 (Bill 142)
      • second reading, 5844
    • Better Municipal Governance Act, 2022 (Bill 39)
    • Carbon tax
      • impact of
        • on senior citizens, 5887
    • Chinese community
      • racism, history of
        • awareness and education, 2297
    • Climate change
      • agricultural industry, impact on, 2337
    • Economic conditions
      • inflation
        • government response, 1261
    • GO Transit
      • Scarborough service, 5516
    • GO Transit - stations
      • construction
        • station contribution fees, 5183
    • Greek community
      • public education and awareness
      • public education and awareness, cultural
    • Health care - capital projects
      • by region
    • Health care funding - by region
    • Helping Homebuyers, Protecting Tenants Act, 2023 (Bill 97)
      • second reading, 3760
      • third reading, 4719
    • Housing
      • cost of
        • government strategy, 1445
    • Housing - affordable, development of
      • federal government funding, 3760
    • Housing development
      • National Housing Strategy
        • funding
          • provincial allocation, 1644
      • population growth projections, 121
      • and population growth projections, 121
    • Housing development - provincial building targets
      • general remarks, 1527
    • Housing policy
      • government strategy, 1528
    • Housing supply - population growth projections
      • general remarks, 1500
    • Infrastructure development
      • capital projects
        • government strategy, 2625
      • government strategy, 2561
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Ontario Act, 2023 (Bill 46)
    • Members' statements
      • Anti-racism activities, 2297
      • Armenian genocide anniversary, 4003
      • Black History Month, 8050
      • Bridletowne Neighbourhood Centre, 5144
      • GO Transit, 5516
      • Health care, 2792
      • Love, Scarborough campaign, 2152
      • Lunar new year, 7777–7778
      • National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada, 629–630
      • Oxi Day, 1449
      • Public transit, 5986
      • Riding of Scarborough–Agincourt, 81
      • Scarborough subway extension, 7193
      • Sri Varasiththi Vinaayagar Hindu Temple of Toronto, 4698
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
      • ScarboroughAgincourt, 81
    • More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022 (Bill 23)
    • Municipal councillors
      • legislative tools, 1504
    • Municipal governance - strong mayor system
      • effect on housing development, 495
    • New Deal for Toronto Act, 2023 (Bill 154)
      • second reading, 6888
    • News media
      • National Ethnic Press and Media Council of Canada, 629–630
    • Ontario Science Centre
      • general remarks, 6888
    • Orthodox Christian community
      • Armenian Orthodox Church, 7810
    • Petitions
    • Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 2)
    • Private members' public business
      • Orthodox Christian Week Act, 2024 (Bill 167)
        • second reading, 7810
    • Public assets
      • centralization, entities
        • economic impact, 2530
    • Question period
      • Fiscal and economic policy
      • Housing
      • Immigrants' skills
      • Infrastructure funding
      • Public transit
      • Red tape reduction
      • Skilled trades
      • Taxation
      • Transit-oriented communities
      • Transportation infrastructure
      • Victim services
    • Reducing Inefficiencies Act (Infrastructure Statute Law Amendments), 2023 (Bill 69)
    • Regulations - business
    • Skilled trades - employment
      • recruitment and retention
    • Skilled trades - recruitment and retention
    • St. Thomas - Central Elgin Boundary Adjustment Act, 2023 (Bill 63)
    • Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022 (Bill 3)
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) expansion
      • Sheppard subway, 5986
      • Sheppard subway extension
        • community consultation, 7193
    • Transit
      • fare system, integration
        • One Fare program, 7199
      • government strategy, 5183–5184
    • Transit infrastructure development
    • Transit infrastructure development - by region
    • Transit systems
      • government strategy, 2165
    • Transit-oriented communities
      • and housing supply, 5706
    • Transportation for the Future Act, 2023 (Bill 131)
    • Victim services
      • government funding
        • Victim Support Grant, 5320
    • Your Health Act, 2023 (Bill 60)
      • second reading, 2348
  • Bailey, R. (PC, Sarnia—Lambton)

    • Affordable Homes and Good Jobs Act, 2023 (Bill 134)
      • legislative timeline, 5209
    • Affordable Homes and Good Jobs Act, 2023 (Bill 134)
      • second reading, 5209
    • Agri-food industry
    • Amber Alerts
      • general remarks, 3955
    • Animal welfare - reform
      • animal removal
        • by inspectors, 4784
      • statement of account
        • recoverable costs, types of, 4784
    • Appreciation
    • Apprenticeships
      • employment tools and supports
        • SarniaLambton Apprentice Job Match tool, 2435–2436
    • Bail program reform
    • Better Municipal Governance Act, 2022 (Bill 39)
      • third reading, 2095
    • Building a Strong Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 85)
      • second reading, 3129
    • Building Infrastructure Safely Act, 2024 (Bill 153)
    • Building More Mines Act, 2023 (Bill 71)
    • Carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS)
    • Colleges and universities - funding
      • Ontario Research Fund
        • recipients
          • Lambton College, 545
    • Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023 (Bill 135)
      • second reading, 5379
    • Coroners
      • construction-related deaths
        • annual review, 7538
      • postmortem examinations
        • collection, retention, and storage of samples, 4784
        • sample collection, retention, and storage, 3923, 4784
        • samples, collection, retention, and storage, 3923
    • Critical Minerals Strategy
    • Debates re answers to question period
      • Northern emergency services
        • responded to, 4429
    • Diabetes
      • public education and awareness
        • Diabetes Awareness Month, 1206
    • Economic development
      • government strategy, 5274
    • Enhancing Access to Justice Act, 2024 (Bill 157)
    • Fire safety
      • enforcement
    • Fire Safety Commission
      • appeal process, reform, 3924
    • Fire services
    • Fire services - reform
    • Firefighters and fire services
    • Government notices of motion
    • Government services
      • digital delivery
        • accessibility of, 1560
    • Gun violence
      • government strategy
    • Health care services - delivery
      • mobile clinics
        • by region
          • Sarnia—Lambton, 6357
    • Health facilities - by site
      • Pathways Health Centre for Children (Sarnia)
        • government funding, 7091
    • Highways and roads - construction and expansion
      • Highway 40 widening (SarniaLambton)
        • public consultation, 6683
    • Infrastructure development
      • government strategy, 6641
    • Judicial education
      • sexual assault law, intimate partner violence and coercive control, 3937
    • Keeping Energy Costs Down Act, 2024 (Bill 165)
    • Labour force
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Economy Act, 2023 (Bill 91)
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Ontario Act, 2023 (Bill 46)
    • Locates
    • Medical Officers of Health
      • appointments by region
        • Lambton county, 3134
    • Members' statements
      • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, 4853
      • Children's aid societies, 4124
      • College funding, 545
      • Deputy Chief Julie Craddock, 2660
      • Diabetes Awareness Month, 1206
      • Govenment investments, 7091
      • Gregory A. Hogan Catholic School, 1310–1311
      • Highway improvement, 6683
      • Homelessness and assisted housing, 3606
      • Lambton College Lions women's basketball team, 7778
      • Lambton College women's basketball team, 7545
      • Lambton county medical officer of health, 3134
      • Lapaine, Mike, 1771–1772
      • Mental health and addiction services, 6357
      • Municipal elections, 809
      • Reconnect Ontario program, 215
      • Resignation of member for Lambton–Kent–Middlesex, 5340
      • Sarnia Lambton Chamber of Commerce, 5049
      • Skilled trades, 2435–2436
    • Members'/ministers' resignations
      • McNaughton, Monte (LambtonKentMiddlesex), 5340
    • Mental health and addictions - children and youth
      • behaviors
        • school avoidance, 2493
    • Mental health and addictions services - children and youth
      • government strategy, 2493
    • Mining industry - Critical Minerals Strategy
    • Missing persons - investigative tools
    • Missing persons - vulnerable persons
      • government funding
        • Ontario Community Safety and Policing Grant, 3955
    • Municipal elections
      • general election (2022), 809
        • general remarks, 809
    • Municipal governments
      • municipal structures, two-tier
        • provincial assessment, facilitators, 2095
    • 911 services
      • government funding
        • Next Generation 911 (NG-911), 4429
      • government strategy, 4429
    • Ontario One Call
    • Police officers - employment
      • recruitment and retention, 3941
    • Private members' public business
      • Missing persons
      • Safe and Healthy Communities Act (Addressing Gun Violence), 2022 (Bill 9)
    • Question period
      • Children's mental health services
      • Employment
      • Environmental protection
      • Government policies
      • Government services
      • Northern agri-food industry
      • Skilled trades
    • Reducing Inefficiencies Act (Infrastructure Statute Law Amendments), 2023 (Bill 69)
      • third reading, 3885
    • Sarnia Police Services
      • Deputy Chief Julie Craddock, 2660
    • School facilities - capital projects
      • new school construction
        • Gregory A. Hogan Catholic School (Sarnia), 1311
    • Skilled trades
    • Skilled trades - employment
      • labour shortage
        • government strategy, 1156
      • recruitment and retention
    • Skilled trades - recruitment and retention
    • St. Thomas - Central Elgin Boundary Adjustment Act, 2023 (Bill 63)
      • third reading, 2455
    • Strengthening Post-secondary Institutions and Students Act, 2022 (Bill 26)
    • Strengthening Safety and Modernizing Justice Act, 2023 (Bill 102)
    • Tourism industry - funding
      • Reconnect Ontario
        • allocation by region, 215
    • Tributes
      • Brandt, Andrew S. (former member of Sarnia), 7109–7110
      • Huget, Robert "Bob" (former member for Sarnia), 2211–2212
    • Unhoused persons
      • access to housing
        • Sarnia-Lambton, 3606
    • Working for Workers Act, 2023 (Bill 79)
    • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
      • relocation
    • Your Health Act, 2023 (Bill 60)
      • second reading, 2432
  • Barnes, P. (PC, Ajax)

    • Alternate-level-of-care (ALC) patients
      • impact on hospital resources, 384
    • Alternate-level-of-care (ALC) patients - transfer to long-term care facilities
    • Alternate-level-of-care (ALC) patients - transfer to long-term care facilities, non-preferred home
    • Appreciation
      • Kailayanathan, Shanjay, 2793
      • Wong, Ethan, 7653
      • Wong, Julianna, 7653
    • Better Schools and Student Outcomes Act, 2023 (Bill 98)
    • Black community
      • Black History Month, 2297
      • notable members, 2297
    • Black Youth Action Plan
    • Business - small- and medium-sized
      • government strategy, 1967
    • Cancer - prostate cancer, 5145
    • Carbon tax - impact by industry
    • Charities and non-profit organizations - by site
      • Homebound Wellness Centre (Ajax), 1448
    • College of Nurses of Ontario (CNO)
      • international applicants
      • international credentials
        • recognition of
          • statements by stakeholders, 1124
    • Community events - by region
    • Community organizations
      • by region
    • Community services
    • Community services - by region
    • Construction industry
      • personal protective equipment (PPE) standards
      • work sites
        • washroom facility access, 2967
    • Curriculum
      • Black history, 7093
      • science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), 1054
    • Curriculum - math
    • Debates re answers to question period
    • Doctors
      • shortage
        • government strategy, 795
    • Education
    • Education - COVID-19
      • government funding
        • catch-up payments, 1054
      • impact on mental health
      • impact on student development, 1053, 1055
    • Education funding
      • funding streams, 3603
      • Grants for Student Needs (GSN), 1054
        • staff, hiring of, 1054
      • program allocation, 1054–1055
    • Education - in-school learning
      • government strategy, 1055
    • Education policy
    • Education - student outcomes
      • government strategy, 3602
    • Education workers - collective bargaining
      • back-to-work legislation, 1056
    • Education workers - labour disputes
      • strikes
        • amount of, history, 1055
    • Education workers - labour disputes, union contracts and negotiations
    • Entrepreneurship
      • government strategy, 553
    • Government orders
      • Appointment of House officers / Committee membership
    • Health care - primary care
      • access to
        • availability of health human resources, 1123
    • Health care system - capacity
      • services
        • government strategy, 1123
    • Hospitals - capacity and overcrowding
      • government strategy, 383
    • Keeping Students in Class Act, 2022 (Bill 28)
    • Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB) - hearing process
    • Legislative procedure - Standing Orders
      • presiding officers, selection of, 276
        • diversity and representation, 277
    • Long-term care - beds
      • infection control
        • isolation rooms, reopening, 384
      • wait-list, 384
    • Long-term care - beds, development and redevelopment
    • Long-term care facilities - by site
      • Lakeridge Gardens (Ajax), 402
    • Long-term care facilities - construction
      • accelerated build pilot program, 385
    • Long-term care - operators
      • admission requirements, 384
    • Long-term care - reform
      • government funding, 386
    • Long-term care - staff
      • recruitment and retention
        • government funding, 385
        • initiatives, 385
    • Long-term care - standards of care
      • average hours of care, 385
    • Manufacturing industry - employment
      • government strategy, 553
    • Members' statements
      • Abilities Centre Acessibility Awards, 2792–2793
      • Ajax Pumpkinville, 929
      • Black History Month, 2297, 7093
      • Community support services, 4003–4004
      • Durham Community Action Group, 4563
      • Durham Youth Services, 5767
      • Homebound Wellness Centre, 1448
      • Homelessness, 3496
      • Islamic Society of Ajax, 590–591
      • Post-secondary education and skills training, 22
      • Prostrate cancer, 5145–5146
      • Refugee services, 6510
      • Wong, Ethan, 7653
      • Wong, Julianna, 7653
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
    • Members'/ministers' inaugural speeches, 16–19
    • Members/ministers quoting
      • reports
        • School Board Governance, A Focus on Achievement, 3701–3702
    • Military history
      • by region
    • More Beds, Better Care Act, 2022 (Bill 7)
    • Nurses
      • accreditation
        • internationally trained, amount of, 1129
      • enrollment rates, funding, 1124
      • internationally trained
        • registration process, timeline, 1124
          • economic impact, 1124
      • shortage, 1123
    • Nurses - employment
      • working conditions
        • burnout and stress, 1123
    • Nurses - recruitment and retention
      • programs, funding, 1124
    • Personal support workers (PSWs)
      • education and training
        • tuition supports
          • funding, 22
    • Private members' public business
      • Honouring Our Veterans Act, 2023 (Bill 65)
        • second reading, 2845
      • Nurses
    • Question period
      • Accessibility for seniors and persons with disabilities
      • Anti-racism activities
      • Education funding
      • Manufacturing jobs
        • presented, 553
      • Medical schools
        • presented, 795
      • Northern Ontario development
      • Public transit
      • Seniors' services
      • Small business
      • Taxation
      • Tenant protection
      • Veterans
      • Women's employment
    • Regulations - business
    • Ring of Fire development
      • general remarks, 29–30
      • Indigenous participation, 30
    • School board trustees
    • School boards - directors of education
      • training and performance metrics, 3602, 4880
    • School boards - information sharing practices
      • to parents
        • requirements, 3602
    • Schools - provincial and demonstration schools
    • Senior citizens
      • active living centres, 5526
      • community accessibility
        • government strategy, 2379
      • health and well-being, 5525–5526
    • Skilled trades
      • government funding
        • Skilled Trades Strategy, 22
    • Soldier's Aid Commission
      • government funding, 3507
    • Teachers - additional qualifications
      • government funding
    • Throne speech debate
    • Transportation systems
      • government strategy, 2189
    • Tributes
      • Dickson, Joe (former member for Ajax–Pickering), 830
      • Godfrey, Charles Morris (former member for Durham West), 2209
    • Unhoused persons
      • community support initiatives
        • by region
    • Women
      • employment, support programs
        • Investing in Women's Futures, 879
    • World War I
      • Canadian contributions
        • black community, 2845
        • Black community, 2845
  • Begum, D. (NDP, Scarborough Southwest)

    • Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, SO 2005, c 11
      • standards, review of
    • Accessibility standards
      • legislated targets
        • Onely Report, recommendations, 3408
    • Affordable housing
    • Agricultural land
      • loss of
    • Agricultural land - zoning
      • agricultural impact assessments, 1918
    • Alternate-level-of-care (ALC) patients
      • transfer to home and community care, 6553
    • Alternate-level-of-care (ALC) patients - transfer to long-term care facilities
      • consent, 419–420
        • sharing of personal health information, 420
      • patient refusal
      • statements by stakeholders, 488
    • Alternate-level-of-care (ALC) patients - transfer to long-term care facilities, non-preferred home
      • public consultation, 575
      • regulations, costs to patient, 365
      • regulations, distance, 365
      • statements from stakeholders, 420, 422
    • Ambulance services
      • service availability
        • regional shortages, 390
    • Better Municipal Governance Act, 2022 (Bill 39)
    • Budget 2022/2023
    • Budget 2023/2024
      • committee presentations, 4401
      • education, 3278, 4401, 4403
      • general remarks, 4400
      • housing, 4402
      • Indigenous communities, on-reserve, 4281
      • municipal affairs and housing, 3267
      • supportive housing, 4401
    • Budget speech 2023 (March 23, 2023)
    • Building a Strong Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 85)
    • Business
      • corporate governance, digital administration
        • accessibility, 3513
      • debt load
        • due to COVID-19, 3520
      • washroom facilities access, 2974
    • Canadian Mental Health Association
      • government funding, 2626
    • Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)
      • capacity and overcrowding
        • Canadian Red Cross support, 1979
    • Communities
      • social needs of, 3977
    • Community housing
    • Condominium Authority Tribunal
    • Conservation authorities
      • creation, history of
        • effect of Hurricane Hazel and flooding, 1554
    • Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023 (Bill 135)
      • committee process
        • stakeholder consultation, 6551
    • Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023 (Bill 135)
    • COVID-19 - essential service workers
      • "essential," definition of and criteria, 1000, 1130, 2976
      • manufacturing industry
    • Debates re answers to question period
    • Doctors
      • practice-ready assessment programs, 219
    • Driving - careless/distracted
      • causing injury or death
        • fines and penalties, 6232
    • Education funding
      • staffing levels, impact on, 3497
    • Education - mental health
    • Education workers - collective bargaining
      • back-to-work legislation
        • legislative procedure, 1157
        • penalties, financial, 1110
        • statements by stakeholders, 1111, 1113
    • Education workers - compensation
      • general remarks, 1110
      • impact on retention, 1057
    • Education workers - labour disputes, union contracts and negotiations
      • public response, 1156
    • Education workers - role in schools
      • effect on students, 1110
    • Employment
      • labour shortage, 1311
    • Employment - COVID-19
      • essential workers
      • sick days, paid
        • provincial program, termination of, 2980
    • Employment standards
      • Canadian work experience
        • employer prohibition to request, 6568, 6572
      • enforcement
        • workplace inspections, number of, 2976
      • layoffs and terminations
        • part-time employees, 2982
        • remote employees, 2977
      • lost wage claims
      • wage theft, protections, 6570
    • Employment Standards Act, 2000, SO, c 41
    • Enhancing Public Transit Accessibility Act, 2023 (Bill 82)
    • Food banks - usage
    • Food security
      • government strategy, 6066
    • GO Transit - stations
      • construction
    • Government expenditures
      • general remarks, 4401
    • Government finances
      • contingency funds
    • Government notices of motion
    • Government record - PC (2018-present)
      • labour policy, 2976
    • Greenbelt
      • boundary adjustment, reversal, 4988
    • Greenbelt - boundary adjustments, process
    • Greenbelt - development on
      • general remarks, 1554
      • land availability, 5158
    • Greenbelt Statute Law Amendment Act, 2023 (Bill 136)
      • second reading, 5927
    • Health care
      • privatization, 51
    • Health care - primary care
      • virtual appointments and telehealth
    • Health care services
      • government strategy, 52
      • wait-time, 1387
    • Health care system
      • access to, 337
        • general remarks, 337
      • health human resources
      • structural stressors
        • government response, 488
    • Health care workers
      • government relations, 4408
      • internationally trained, 3532
        • credential recognition, 1125
        • credential recognition, approval process
          • practice barriers, 1125
          • statements by stakeholders, 1125
      • pandemic pay
    • Health care workers - COVID-19
      • burnout and stress, 1699
    • Health care workers - recruitment and retention
      • general remarks, 1387
      • internationally trained
        • credential recognition, 52, 219
      • internationally-trained
        • credential recognition, 219
    • Highways and roads safety
    • Home and community care
    • Home and community care - delivery models
    • Home and community care - reform
      • partnership with municipalities and non-profit providers, 6551
    • Home and community care - staff
    • Hospital services
      • emergency care
    • Hospitals - capacity and overcrowding
      • by region
    • Hospitals - capital projects
      • general remarks, 1251
    • Hospitals - funding by site
      • Scarborough Health Network, 421
    • Hospitals - staff
    • Housing - affordable
    • Housing development
      • format diversity, 188
    • Human trafficking - labour trafficking
    • Immigrants - access to professions and trades
      • Canadian experience, 2978
      • discrimination against, 2978–2979
      • foreign credentials, recognition of, 6571
      • general remarks, 2981
      • government strategy, 2978
    • Immigration
      • application process, timelines, 1311
    • Improving Real Estate Management Act, 2023 (Bill 151)
    • Indigenous communities - education
      • school facilities, northern Ontario
        • geographic accessibility
    • Indigenous communities - living conditions
      • general remarks, 51
    • Indigenous relations - reconciliation
      • recommendations, 1905
    • Indigenous students - education
      • school facilities, northern Ontario
        • geographic accessibility
    • Infrastructure Ontario (IO)
      • real estate services
        • contracts, oversight, 6391
    • Islamophobia
      • government response to, 5416
    • Israel
      • attacks on (October 7, 2023), 5414
    • Israel-Hamas war
      • impact on Canada, 5415
      • impact on civilian populations, 7055
      • impact on Palestinian territories, 5414–5415
    • Jurors and juries
      • diversity and representation, 1800
    • Keeping Students in Class Act, 2022 (Bill 28)
    • Labour relations
      • collective bargaining, 2982
    • Land use planning - ministerial zoning orders (MZOs)
      • conflict of interest, 5927
    • Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB)
      • Ombudsman investigation and recommendations
        • Administrative Justice Delayed, Fairness Denied (2023), 4061–4062
        • Administrative Justice Delayed, Fairness Denied (2023), 4061–4062
    • Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB) - hearings
      • backlogs
    • Legislative Assembly Amendment Act, 2022 (Bill 51)
    • Legislative precinct
      • members' office space, availability of, 1935
    • Less Red Tape, More Common Sense Act, 2023 (Bill 139)
      • third reading, 6220
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Economy Act, 2023 (Bill 91)
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Ontario Act, 2023 (Bill 46)
    • Light Rail Transit (LRT) - Eglinton Crosstown
    • Linguistic identity
    • Long-term care - administration
      • licensing
    • Long-term care - beds
      • spousal unification
    • Long-term care - residents
      • geographic location
        • impact on patient health, 6551
      • living conditions, 203
    • Long-term care - sector capacity
      • general remarks, 575
    • Long-term care - standards of care
      • care plans
        • culturally and linguistically appropriate care, 6550
    • Members' statements
      • Autism treatment, 2792
      • Bangladeshi Heritage Month, 2540–2541
      • Centennial College A-Building, 5398
      • Condominium residents, 4436–4437
      • Conflict in Middle East, 7055
      • Cricket clubs, 787
      • Education funding, 3497
      • Greenbelt, 4988
      • Hasan, Iqbal, 3540
      • Health care, 337
      • International Mother Language Day, 2175–2176
      • Labour shortage, 1311
      • Landlord and Tenant Board, 7137
      • Tenant protection, 6264
    • Mental health and addictions services
    • Mental health and addictions services - funding
      • allocation rate, 3980
      • annual rate, 1715
    • Metrolinx
      • performance of, 5187
    • Military personnel
      • reservists
    • More Beds, Better Care Act, 2022 (Bill 7)
    • Municipal councillors
    • Municipal governance - strong mayor system
      • council administration and authority, 190
      • public consultation, 191
    • Nurses - recruitment and retention
      • non-practicing, 1125
    • Occupational health and safety
      • government funding, 1984
      • workplace violations, 2979
    • Ontario Autism Program (OAP)
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates, 2979
      • combined with CPP
      • increase, 4006
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates, increases, 4006
    • Ontario Health atHome
      • home and community care, contract procurement
        • for-profit vs. not-for-profit, 6550
      • service providers, 6552
        • employment models, 6551
    • Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)
      • coverage expansion
        • prescription contraception, 2621
      • prescription contraception, 2621
      • service coverage
        • virtual care services
          • in relation to doctor shortage, 1875
    • Ontario Place
      • lease of, redevelopment agreements, 4401
    • Ontario Provincial Police (OPP)
      • strategic plans, components of
        • language and terminology, 3977
    • Opposition day motions
      • Health care workers
        • responded to, 1387
      • Mental health services
    • Pediatric hospitals
      • capacity and overcrowding
        • due to staff shortage, 1979
    • Peel Region
      • urban boundary expansion
        • land ownership, conflict of interest, 5938
    • Personal support workers (PSWs)
      • recruitment and retention
        • employment models, impact of, 6552
    • Petitions
    • Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 2)
    • Police officers - education and training
      • formal vs. informal, 3978
      • reports and recommendations, stakeholders, 3980
    • Police officers - employment
      • shortage
        • due to long-term leave, 3977
    • Police officers - occupational health and safety
      • general remarks, 3978
    • Police services
      • additional service agreements, 3976
      • government communications
        • language and terminology, 3980
      • government strategy
        • language and terminology, 3978
      • victim support services
    • Post-secondary education
      • barriers to
      • employment services
        • personal information collection, 2979
      • funding, 6220
      • international students
        • employment standards, 2977
    • Private members' public business
      • Cleaning Up Corruption Act, 2023 (Bill 148)
      • Enhancing Public Transit Accessibility Act, 2023 (Bill 82)
      • Fixing Long-Term Care Amendment Act (Till Death Do Us Part), 2022 (Bill 21)
      • Health care
      • Moving Ontarians Safely Act, 2023 (Bill 40)
      • Nurses
      • Protecting Agricultural Land Act, 2022 (Bill 27)
        • second reading, 1918
      • Stay Home If You Are Sick Act, 2022 (Bill 4)
    • Progress on the Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 36)
    • Question period
      • Access to prescription contraceptives
      • Affordable housiing
      • Affordable housing
      • Ambulance services
        • presented, 390
      • Assistance to persons with disabilities
      • Employment standards
      • Fiscal and economic policy
      • Food banks
      • Foreign-trained health care workers
        • presented, 219
      • Government accountability
      • Government policies
      • Health care
      • Housing
      • Labour dispute
      • Land use planning
      • Landlord and Tenant Board
      • Long-term care
        • presented, 488
      • Mental health services
      • Municipal development
      • Protection for workers
      • Public transit
      • Road safety
      • School facilities
      • Student safety
    • Rental housing
      • affordability, 4263
    • Rental housing - evictions
      • due to demolition, 7061
    • Rental housing - tenant protections
      • impact on tenants, 6264
    • Rest stops
      • washroom facilities, 2977
    • Road safety
    • School facilities - maintenance and repair
    • Schools - violence in
      • student health and safety, 2164
    • Social assistance programs
      • benefit rates, combined with CPP
    • Social assistance programs - recipients
      • personal information
        • collection of, 2979
    • Sports and recreation
      • facilities, access to
        • cricket clubs, 787
    • Strengthening Post-secondary Institutions and Students Act, 2022 (Bill 26)
    • Strengthening Safety and Modernizing Justice Act, 2023 (Bill 102)
    • Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022
      • language and terminology, 189
    • Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022 (Bill 3)
    • Temporary foreign workers
      • passports and work permits, retention of
      • social assistance programs
      • working conditions, 2975
      • workplace inspections, unannounced, 2976
      • workplace violations
    • Throne speech debate
    • Toronto
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) - subway
      • passenger fatalities
        • Magalhae, Gabriel, 3377
    • Transit
    • Transit infrastructure development - by region
    • Transit infrastructure development by region
    • Transit infrastructure development - by region
    • Transit workers
      • collective bargaining rights, 5185
      • working conditions, 6482
    • Transportation for the Future Act, 2023 (Bill 131)
    • Tributes
      • Brown, Jim (former member for Scarborough West), 779–780
      • Hasan, Iqbal, 3540
    • Unhoused persons
      • weather conditions, impact of, 2980
    • Working for Workers Act, 2023 (Bill 79)
    • Working for Workers Four Act, 2024 (Bill 149)
    • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
    • Your Health Act, 2023 (Bill 60)
  • Bell, J. (NDP, University—Rosedale)

    • Affordable Homes and Good Jobs Act, 2023 (Bill 134)
    • Affordable Homes and Good Jobs Act, 2023 (Bill 134)
    • Affordable housing
    • Affordable housing - by region
    • Affordable housing - development of
    • Agricultural land
      • conservation, 4667
        • committee presentations, 1539
      • cost of
        • role of speculation, 4767
    • Agricultural land - development on
      • land availability, 5060
    • Agriculture industry - food processing
      • Grow Ontario Strategy
        • Riddell
          • government funding
            • allocation formula, by region, 3913
        • funding allocation formula, by region, 3913
    • Alternate-level-of-care (ALC) patients
      • impact on hospital resources, 571
    • Anti-Money Laundering in Housing Act, 2022 (Bill 8)
      • first reading, 230
    • Autism services
    • Automotive industry, sales of automobiles, 6349
    • Better Municipal Governance Act, 2022 (Bill 39)
    • Better Schools and Student Outcomes Act, 2023 (Bill 98)
    • Budget 2022/2023
      • climate change, 618
      • education, 618
      • general remarks, 618
      • health care, 618
      • municipal affairs and housing, 120
    • Budget 2023/2024
    • Budget speech 2023 (March 23, 2023)
    • Budget speech 2024 (March 26, 2024)
    • Building a Better Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2024 (Bill 180)
      • second reading, 8170
    • Building a Strong Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 85)
    • Building More Mines Act, 2023 (Bill 71)
      • second reading, 2708
    • Canada-Wide Early Learning and Child Care Agreement (CWELCC)
      • child care operators
        • financial impact, 7137
    • Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms
      • rights under, 1113
        • general remarks, 1113
    • Charities and non-profit organizations
      • donations
    • Child care - staff
    • City of Toronto Act, 2006, SO 2006, c 11, s A.
      • rental replacement bylaw, 887
    • Climate change
    • Colleges and universities
    • Condominium Authority Ontario (CAO)
      • tenant protection, 2669
    • Condominium Authority Tribunal
      • reform
        • jurisdiction, expansion, 2700
    • Condominium corporations
      • roles and responsibilities
        • emergency power generators, 2283
    • Condominiums
    • Conservation authorities
      • authority owned land
        • development on, 888
      • mandate and oversight, 888
    • Credit unions and caisses populaires, regulations, 6347
    • Debates re answers to question period
    • Democracy
      • general remarks, 2110
    • Doctors
      • administrative responsibilities, 6349, 7747
        • stakeholder statements, 6349
      • recruitment and retention, 7747
    • Doctors - family doctors
    • Doctors - primary care
    • Duffins Rouge Agricultural Preserve
      • development on
        • land ownership, conflict of interest, 2036
    • Duffins Rouge Agricultural Preserve Act, 2005, SO 2005, c 30
    • Education funding
    • Education - special education services
      • students, access to, 3096
    • Education support workers
      • government funding, 618
    • Education workers - collective bargaining
      • back-to-work legislation
        • statements by stakeholders, 1112
    • Education workers - compensation
      • annual rate, historically, 1114
      • cost of living, 1112
        • statements by stakeholders, 1112
    • Education workers - labour disputes, union contracts and negotiations
    • Education workers - role in schools
      • effect on students, 1112
      • general remarks, 1114
    • Elections
      • general election (2022)
        • voter turnout, 119
    • Employment standards
      • Canadian work experience
        • employer prohibition to request, 6579
      • gig workers
      • wage theft, protections, 6579
    • Engineering
      • Professional Engineers Ontario
    • Enhancing Access to Justice Act, 2024 (Bill 157)
    • Environmental Protection Amendment Act (Microfibre Filters for Washing Machines), 2023 (Bill 83)
      • first reading, 2912
    • Financial services sector
    • Food banks - usage
    • Get It Done Act, 2024 (Bill 162)
    • GO Transit stations
      • Mimico station redevelopment
        • cancellation, 7538
        • Vandyk Properties, contract cancellation, 7553
    • Government advertising
    • Government record
      • PC (2018-present)
    • Government record - PC (2018-present)
    • Greenbelt
      • conservation of
        • and food security, 1955
    • Greenbelt - development on
      • impact of
        • statements by stakeholders, 2108
      • land availability, 1537
      • land ownership, conflict of interest, 1519, 1540, 1573, 1602
      • land swap
        • information sharing, transparency, 1775
      • public response, 1540
    • Greenhouse gas emissions - reduction
      • government strategy
        • reduction targets, 7546
    • Hazel McCallion Act (Peel Dissolution), 2023 (Bill 112)
    • Health care
      • culturally and linguistically appropriate care
      • home care, 6350
      • privatization, 6350
      • structural stressors
        • government response, 571
    • Health care - gender-affirming
      • access to
        • impact on patient health and wellness, 7464
    • Health care - primary care
    • Health care services
      • clinics, service fees, 7747
      • public vs. private
        • in other jurisdictions, 2349
    • Health care services - delivery
      • virtual care, fees, 1832
    • Helping Homebuyers, Protecting Tenants Act, 2023 (Bill 97)
    • Heritage properties
    • Highway 413
      • impact on traffic congestion, 7457
      • land ownership, conflict of interest, 7454
    • Highway tolls
    • Home Construction Regulatory Authority (HCRA)
      • pre-construction sale agreements
        • price adjustment penalties, 4641
    • Home ownership
      • access to, 4662
      • taxes
        • in other jurisdictions (British Columbia), 683
    • The Hospital for Sick Children (Sickkids)
      • capacity and overcrowding
        • emergency departments
          • impact on surgical procedure wait times, 1315
          • impact on surgical procedure wait-time, 1315
          • wait times, 1315
          • wait-time, 1315
      • capacity, occupancy rate, 1315
      • government funding, 32
      • surgical procedures
    • Hospital services
      • surgical procedures
        • operations, capacity
          • impact of staff shortages, 2397
    • Hospital services - surgical procedures
      • backlog remediation
        • impact on patient health, 3285
      • operating rooms, service capacity
        • impact of staff shortages, 2247
    • Hospitals
      • staff shortages
    • Hospitals - services
      • surgical procedures
        • operations, capacity
          • impact of staff shortages, 2397
    • Housing
    • Housing Affordability Task Force
      • recommendations, 121
      • report (2022)
    • Housing - affordable
    • Housing - affordable, development of
    • Housing developers
      • approvals and permits, timelines, 4664
        • general remarks, 4664
    • Housing development
      • format diversity, 120
      • government funding
      • inclusionary zoning, 893, 4666–4667
        • ministerial approvals, 683
        • municipal planning, 3428
        • use of, 120
      • municipal policy
        • green standards, 1625
      • provincial fees, freeze, 7453
      • regulatory environment, 4532
    • Housing development - approvals and permits
    • Housing development - densification
      • density requirements, municipalities, 4666
      • general remarks, 1632
      • government strategy, 5060
      • high-density vs. low-density
      • low-density, 3544
      • mid-density
        • affordability, 889
          • statements by stakeholders, 889
      • policy development, 1540
      • secondary units, 888
    • Housing development - in other jurisdictions
    • Housing development - municipal charges
    • Housing development - provincial building targets
      • municipal allocations, 2109
    • Housing market
      • interest rates
      • speculation taxes
        • non-resident speculation tax, increase, 887
        • in other jurisdictions, 887
        • vacant homes tax
          • benefits of, 887
          • in other jurisdictions, 887
    • Housing policy
      • general remarks, 4670
      • government funding, 1542
      • government strategy, 1538, 2108, 4669
      • inclusionary zoning
        • fourplexes, 7455
        • implementation timelines, 6682
      • stakeholder consultation, 1539
    • Housing supply
      • impact on housing costs, 6830
    • Independent health facilities
    • Infrastructure Ontario (IO)
      • real estate services
    • Intimate partner violence
      • shelters and supportive housing
        • operational funding, 6436
    • Keeping Energy Costs Down Act, 2024 (Bill 165)
    • Keeping Students in Class Act, 2022 (Bill 28)
    • Land use planning
      • environmental protection, 4667
      • environmental protections, 4667
      • intensification, 7456
      • provincial land and development facilitator
      • Provincial Land and Development Facilitator
    • Land use planning - environmental assessments, class environment assessments
      • 30-day review period, ministerial waiver, 2576
      • 30-day review period, purpose of, 2577
    • Land use planning - ministerial zoning orders (MZOs)
      • and long-term care construction, 6061
    • Land use planning - municipal official plans
      • approvals, 121
      • employment zones
      • zoning decisions, 1542
    • Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB)
      • backlogs, 887
      • general remarks, 6349–6350
      • hearings, delivery of, 4127
      • Ombudsman investigation and recommendations
        • Administrative Justice Delayed, Fairness Denied (2023), 4662
      • statements by stakeholders, 4261
    • Landlord and Tenant Board (LTB) - hearing process
      • hearings, delivery of, 4127
      • wait-time
        • landlords vs. tenants, 3502
      • wait-times
        • landlords vs. tenants, 3502
    • Landlords
      • roles and responsibilities
        • emergency power generators, 2283
    • Legislative Assembly - facility rehabilitation
      • energy-efficient technologies, 2833
    • Less Red Tape, More Common Sense Act, 2023 (Bill 139)
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Economy Act, 2023 (Bill 91)
      • second reading, 3421
    • Long-term care - beds
      • wait-list
        • and facility conditions, 571
    • Members' statements
    • Members/ministers quoting
      • committee submissions
        • More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022 (Bill 23), 1625–1626
      • news media
        • conservation authorities, history, 1628
      • teachers unions
        • violence in schools, 4911
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Mental health and addictions
      • public education and awareness
        • International Overdose Awareness Day, 628
    • Mines and mining
      • Indigenous communities
        • consultation with, 2708
    • Mining industry - Indigenous consultation and consent, 2708
    • Mining sites
      • Canadian companies' international sites
        • accountabilities, 4469
    • More Beds, Better Care Act, 2022 (Bill 7)
      • third reading, 571
    • More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022 (Bill 23)
    • Mount Pleasant Public Cemeteries Act, 2023 (Bill 113)
      • first reading, 4484
    • Municipal by-laws
      • appeal of
      • passage of, prescribed number of councillors, 1955, 2036
    • Municipal finances
      • reserve fund
        • development charges reserve fund
          • by region
    • Municipal governance
      • council administration and authority, 1515–1516
      • legislative reform, 2119
        • general remarks, 2119
      • reform, 120
    • Municipal governance - regional chairs
      • appointment of, ministerial authority, 1539, 2036
    • Municipal governance - strong mayor system
      • applicable regions, 134
      • applicable regions, expansion, 4829
      • council administration, 122
      • effect on housing development, 127
      • government strategy, 1538
      • municipal response, 2108
      • provincial priorities, 1539
      • regional application, 2036
        • general remarks, 2036
      • stakeholder response, 2037
      • statements by stakeholders, 119
    • Municipal governance - strong mayor system, administrative authority
      • budgets, city council override, 119
      • employment powers, 119, 699
      • veto power, provincial priorities, 119
    • Municipal governments
      • council administration, 119
        • general remarks, 119
      • municipal structures, two-tier
        • provincial assessment, facilitators, 2108
    • Municipal restructuring
      • in other jurisdictions, 4747
    • Municipal restructuring - Peel Region
    • New Democratic Party (NDP)
      • housing policy, 4671
    • New Democratic Party of Ontario (NDP)
      • housing policy, 4671
    • New home construction industry
      • builder accountability
        • penalties and prosecution, 891
      • consumer protection, 2909
      • consumer protections, 221, 2909
        • enforcement, 891
    • Nextblock Inc. Act, 2022 (Bill Pr6)
      • first reading, 881
      • second reading, 2140
      • third reading, 2140
    • Niagara Escarpment
      • planning and development
    • Nurse practitioner led clinics
      • as substitute for primary care clinics, 6350
    • Nurses
      • working conditions, 2351
    • Occupational health and safety
      • government funding, 6580
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates
      • statements by stakeholders, 1096
    • Ontario Human Rights Commission
      • air conditioning, statement on, 599
    • Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT)
      • adjudicators, powers of, 891
      • hearings
        • unsuccessful party fines, 891, 1631
    • Ontario Place
      • lease of, international investment, 3902
    • Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP)
      • access to
        • low-income students, 7696
      • grant to loan conversion, 7701
    • Opposition day motions
      • Education funding
      • Government advertising
        • responded to, 7943
      • Health care
        • responded to, 7747
      • Housing
      • Social assistance
        • responded to, 1096
      • Tenant protection
    • Ottawa
      • urban boundary expansion
        • ministerial amendments
          • land ownership, conflict of interest, 1776
    • Parks
      • Parks of the St. Lawrence
    • Pediatric hospitals - services
      • capacity and overcrowding, occupancy rate
        • government response, 1315
    • Petitions
    • Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 2)
      • third reading, 618
    • Post-secondary education
    • Private members' public business
      • Consumer protection
      • Enhancing Public Transit Accessibility Act, 2023 (Bill 82)
        • second reading, 3410
      • Gender Affirming Health Care Advisory Committee Act, 2024 (Bill 42)
        • second reading, 7464
      • Keeping People Housed Act, 2024 (Bill 170)
      • No Time to Waste Act (Plan for Climate Action and Jobs), 2022 (Bill 14)
      • Protecting Human Rights in an Emergency Act (Emergency Power Generators), 2023 (Bill 47)
        • second reading, 2283
      • Relief for Renters Act, 2024 (Bill 163)
    • Progress on the Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 36)
      • second reading, 1339
    • Protecting Renters from Illegal Evictions Act, 2022 (Bill 58)
    • Public assets
      • conversion to affordable housing, 6836
    • Public assets - surplus
      • conversion to housing
      • sale of, agreements
        • transparency, 2576
      • sale of, conditions, 1540
    • Queen's Park Restoration Act, 2023 (Bill 75)
      • second reading, 2833
    • Question period
    • Reducing Inefficiencies Act (Infrastructure Statute Law Amendments), 2023 (Bill 69)
    • Rent control
    • Rental housing
    • Rental housing - development
      • purpose-built
        • family sized, 886
    • Rental housing - evictions
    • Rental housing - purpose-built
      • affordable units, 4666
      • benefits to tenants, 864
      • redevelopment of
    • Rental housing - short-term
      • impact on housing affordability, 6999
    • Rental housing - tenant protections
    • Reports by committees
      • Standing Committee on Heritage, Infrastructure and Cultural Policy
        • Better Municipal Governance Act, 2022 (Bill 39), 2036–2037
    • Ring of Fire development
      • Indigenous consultation and consent, 3182
    • School boards - funding
      • layoffs, impact of, 4910
      • student supports, impact on, 3096
    • School facilities
      • capacity
        • and population growth projections, 4911
      • excess properties, sell of
    • Schools - violence in
      • statements by stakeholders, 4911
    • Shelters and transitional housing
    • Social assistance programs
      • housing allowances, 794
    • Social assistance programs - benefit rates
      • and cost of living, 1096
    • Social companies
    • St. Thomas - Central Elgin Boundary Adjustment Act, 2023 (Bill 63)
      • second reading, 2336
    • Strengthening Accountability and Student Supports Act, 2024 (Bill 166)
    • Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022 (Bill 3)
    • Students - post secondary
    • Supportive housing
      • development of, by region
      • development of, by site
        • Willowdale, Toronto, 5942
      • government strategy, 4670
      • wait-list, 1004
    • Supportive housing - development
      • general remarks, 1540
    • Toronto
      • capital project funding (budget 2022)
        • Impact of economic conditions, 890
      • housing policy
    • Toronto District School Board
      • strategy and planning, 4910
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC)
      • accessibility, 3410
    • Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) - services
    • Transit
      • fare system, integration
        • GO Transit and TTC, 3295
    • 2103890 Ontario Limited Act, 2023 (Bill Pr11)
      • first reading, 1324
      • second reading, 2473
      • third reading, 2474
    • Unhoused persons
      • Coldest Night of the Year, 2236
      • Covid-19
        • hotels, use of, 885
      • emergency rooms as shelter, 6829
      • encampments, 885
      • government funding, 122
      • by region
      • shelters
        • conditions in, 885
    • Winchester Design Build Inc. Act, 2023 (Bill Pr35)
      • first reading, 6013
    • Working for Workers Four Act, 2024 (Bill 149)
    • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
      • part-time workers, women, 6582
      • presumptive coverage, fire rangers
    • Your Health Act, 2023 (Bill 60)
  • Bethlenfalvy, Hon. P. (PC, Pickering—Uxbridge)

    • Auto insurance - rates
    • Automotive industry - employment
    • Automotive industry - investments
      • economic impact, 72
    • Bradford Bypass
      • commute times, impact on, 608
      • economic impact, 608
    • Budget 2022/2023
      • cost of living, 607
      • education, 79, 1320
      • health care, 608, 1315
      • home and community care, 608
      • infrastructure, 73–74
      • northern and rural Ontario, 608
      • skilled trades, 607–608
      • social assistance, 73
      • transportation, 608
    • Budget 2023/2024
    • Budget speech 2023 (March 23, 2023)
    • Budget speech 2024 (March 26, 2024)
    • Budgets
      • federal (2023/2024)
        • general remarks
          • intergovernmental collaboration, 3502
        • intergovernmental collaboration, 3502
    • Building a Better Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2024 (Bill 180)
    • Building a Strong Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 85)
    • Building a Strong Ontario Together Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 146)
    • Business investment
      • Regional Opportunity Investment Tax Credit, 72, 607
    • Business - small- and medium-sized
      • corporate tax rate
        • phase-out range, 3056
    • Carbon tax
    • Clean energy industry
      • investment in
        • electric vehicles, 80
    • Conservation authorities
      • mandate and oversight
        • flood mitigation, 919
    • Cost of living
    • Economic conditions
    • Economic conditions - downturn
      • and inflation, 1270
    • Economic development
    • Education - secondary
      • dual credit programs, 1271
    • Electric vehicles
      • government strategy, 6006
    • Employment
      • government strategy, 1270
        • Community Jobs Initiative, 72
    • Employment services
      • training and retraining
    • Film and television industry
    • French-language debates
      • Budget de l'Ontario de 2024 (26 mars 2024), 7981, 7987
      • Déclarations ministérielles et réponses
      • Loi de 2022 pour favoriser le développement (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 2
      • Loi de 2022 sur la progression du plan pour bâtir (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 36
      • Loi de 2022 visant à accélérer la construction de plus de logements, projet de loi 23
      • Loi de 2023 visant à bâtir un Ontario fort ensemble
        • (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 146
      • Loi de 2023 visant à bâtir un Ontario fort ensemble (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 146
      • Loi de 2023 visant à bâtir un Ontario fort (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 85
      • Loi de 2024 visant à bâtir un Ontario meilleur (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 180
      • Période de questions
        • Conseillers gouvernementaux, 3500
    • Fuel prices
      • rate reduction
      • supply chain, 1676
    • Fuel prices - taxation
    • Geopolitical policy
      • budgetary considerations, 4312
    • Government debt and deficit
      • annual deficit
      • debt-to-GDP ratio, 4314
      • government strategy, 1271
    • Government expenditures
      • general remarks, 2440
    • Government finances
    • Government record
      • PC (2018-present)
    • Government record - PC (2018-present)
    • Greenhouse gas emissions - reduction
    • Health care
      • government strategy, 6007
    • Health care funding
      • Canada Health Transfer (federal), 3057
      • federal government transfer, 2441
      • general remarks, 3057
    • Health care workers - recruitment and retention
      • government funding, 608
    • Highway 413
      • economic impact, 608
    • Highways and roads - construction and expansion
      • government funding, 74
    • Home and community care - funding
      • general remarks, 608
    • Home ownership
      • foreign investors
        • federal regulations, 1005
    • Horse racing industry
      • Woodbine Entertainment group
    • Housing development
      • construction starts, 920
      • government strategy, 918
      • intergovernmental cooperation, 918
      • provincial-municipal partnerships, 918
    • Housing market
      • speculation taxes
        • non-resident speculation tax, increase, 918
        • Non-Resident Speculation Tax, increase, 1005
        • vacant homes tax, 918
      • vacant home tax, 683
    • Housing supply
    • Infrastructure development
      • government strategy, 6006
    • Infrastructure development - Ontario Infrastructure Bank
      • government strategy, 6006
    • Licence plates
      • validation stickers
        • annual renewal fees
          • refund and elimination, 607
    • Long-term care - residents
      • government strategy, 80
    • Low-Income Workers Tax Credit (LIFT)
      • eligibility, 73
      • expansion, 607
    • Manufacturing industry
      • government strategy, 1270
    • Manufacturing industry - funding
      • Ontario Made Manufacturing Investment Tax Credit, 3056, 3072
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Mining industry
      • government strategy, 6006
    • Mining industry - Critical Minerals Strategy
      • general remarks, 71
    • Ministerial statements
    • More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022 (Bill 23)
    • New Deal for Toronto Act, 2023 (Bill 154)
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates
      • and rate of inflation, 1458
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates, increase
      • general remarks, 89
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates, increases
      • general remarks, 89
    • Ontario Infrastructure Bank
      • general remarks, 6018
    • Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG)
      • annual revenue
      • economic impact, 1869
      • money laundering
        • prevention strategy, 1869
    • Pension plans
      • government strategy, 6007
    • Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 2)
    • Progress on the Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 36)
    • Public sector compensation - increase cap
      • retroactive compensation, 7721
    • Question period
    • Regulations - business
      • government strategy, 1303
    • Renewable energy
      • clean energy credit registry, 1270, 1947
    • Rental housing - development
      • new projects
        • federal and provincial HST, 6007
    • Ring of Fire development
      • economic impact, 606
      • electric battery production
        • role in, 71
      • government strategy, 3056
      • infrastructure development, 71, 606
    • Senior citizens
      • government supports, 79–80
      • income support programs
        • Guaranteed Annual Income System, 2032
      • Ontario Seniors Care at Home Tax Credit, 74, 608
    • Skilled trades
    • Skilled trades - education and training
    • Strong mayor system
      • effect on housing development, 607
    • Transportation infrastructure
      • government funding, 608
      • government strategy, 1270
  • Blais, S. (LIB, Orléans)

    • Affordable Homes and Good Jobs Act, 2023 (Bill 134)
    • Affordable housing
    • Agricultural land
      • availability of
        • and food prices, 1556
    • Agriculture industry - temporary foreign workers
      • protections for, 3000
    • Ambulance services
      • offload services
        • waiting times, 865
      • by region
      • shortage, 612
      • wait-time
        • impact on patient health, 612
    • Ambulance services - offload services
      • wait-time, 865
    • Ambulance services - offload services, delays, 612
    • Appreciation
      • Dapo Agoro Foundation, 437
    • Automotive industry - manufacturing
      • decline and recovery, 5295
    • Bail hearings
      • judicial officers, presiding
        • pilot project, 3379
    • Bail program
      • reports and recommendations
    • Bail program - offenders
      • recidivism
        • firearms and intimate partner offences, 3349
    • Better Municipal Governance Act, 2022 (Bill 39)
    • Bridges
      • inter-provincial bridges, Ontario/Quebec
        • Kettle Island corridor , 2237
    • Budget 2023/2024
    • Building a Better Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2024 (Bill 180)
    • Building a Strong Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 85)
    • Building Infrastructure Safely Act, 2024 (Bill 153)
      • second reading, 6656
    • Business
      • credit card payments
        • transaction fees, 818
    • Carbon tax
      • economic impact - food prices, 5727
      • home heating, exemptions, 6050
    • Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO)
      • capacity and overcrowding
    • Climate change
      • extreme weather due to
        • by region
    • Condominium corporations
      • roles and responsibilities
        • emergency power generators, 2281
    • Construction industry
      • work sites
        • washroom facility access, 3002
    • Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023 (Bill 135)
    • Cost of living
    • Debates re answers to question period
      • Cost of living
      • Government appointments
    • Democracy
      • principles, 1488
        • general remarks, 1488
        • majority rule, 1486
    • Doctors - family doctors
    • Employment standards - sick days
      • general remarks, 3000
    • Extreme weather events
    • Flood management
      • government strategy, 4131
    • Food prices
    • Food retail and distribution
      • supply chain management
        • food prices, increase, 817
    • French-language debates
      • Affaires d'intérêt public émanant des députées et députés
        • Loi de 2023 visant à mettre fin au harcèlement et aux abus commis par les dirigeants locaux, projet de loi 5
      • Avis de motions émanant du gouvernement
        • Réforme legislative, 7963
      • Loi de 2022 pour favoriser le développement (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 2
        • troisième lecture, 612
      • Loi de 2023 modifiant des lois en ce qui concerne l’aménagement du territoire,
        • projet de loi 150
          • deuxième lecture, 6313
      • Loi de 2023 visant à bâtir un Ontario fort (mesures budgétaires), projet de loi 85
      • Période de questions
        • Coût de la vie, 6175
        • Services en français, 3037
    • Government expenditures
      • allocation of, 6244
    • Government notices of motion
      • Attacks on Israel
        • amendment to the amendment
          • responded to, 5420
      • Bail reform
      • Legislative reform
        • responded to, 7963
    • Government orders
    • Government record
      • Liberals (2003-2018)
        • general remarks, 4413
      • PC (2018-present)
        • directives and policies, 1486
    • Government record - Liberal (2003-2018)
      • general remarks, 4413
    • Government record - PC (2018-present)
      • directives and policies, 1486
    • Health care
      • structural stressors
        • government response, 612
    • Helping Homebuyers, Protecting Tenants Act, 2023 (Bill 97)
    • Highways and roads - maintenance and repair
    • Highways and roads safety
      • fines and penalties
        • eligible vehicle types, 6234
      • provincial-municipal partnership, 6656
      • Vision Zero strategy, 6233
    • Home and community care
      • care environment, 5617
      • service availability
    • Home and community care - delivery models
      • not-for-profit vs. for-profit, 5620
    • Home and community care - reform
      • administrative centralization, 5619
    • Home heating
    • Honouring Our Veterans Act, 2023 (Bill 65)
    • Hospital services
      • capacity and overcrowding
    • Hospitals - funding
      • emergency rooms, 4445
    • Housing - affordable
    • Housing development
      • format diversity
      • general remarks, 5293
      • government strategy
        • progress reporting, 5295
      • suburban areas, 3587
    • Housing development - approvals and permits
      • rate of issuance by region, 1487
    • Housing development - municipal charges
      • development charges
      • development charges, exemptions and discounts
        • impact on municipalities, 1481, 1487
        • transferal of costs, taxes, 1486
    • Housing market
    • Human trafficking - victims
      • coerced debts
    • Immigrants - access to professions and trades
      • foreign credentials, recognition of, 3002
    • Independent health facilities
      • ministerial oversight, 2273
    • Israel
      • attacks on (October 7, 2023), 5420
    • Judicial appointments - Judicial Appointments Advisory Committee
    • Land use planning - by region
    • Land use planning - municipal official plans
      • approvals, 123
      • by region
      • urban boundary expansion, reversal
        • accountability and transparency, 5656
    • Landlords
      • roles and responsibilities
        • emergency power generators, 2281
    • Less Red Tape, More Common Sense Act, 2023 (Bill 139)
    • Members' statements
    • Members'/ministers' conduct
      • reporting of, 5295
    • Military history
      • by region
    • Military personnel
      • reservists
    • More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022 (Bill 23)
      • impact on municipalities, 4412
    • Municipal councillors
    • Municipal elections
      • candidates
        • provincial parties support for, 764
    • Municipal finances
    • Municipal governance
      • council administration and authority
        • by region
    • Municipal governance - boundary reform
    • Municipal governance - strong mayor system
      • municipal response, 1487
      • public consultation, 124, 707
    • Municipal governance - strong mayor system, administrative authority
      • general remarks, 105, 124
      • veto power, provincial priorities, 121
    • Municipal infrastructure
      • infrastructure deficit
    • New Deal for Toronto Act, 2023 (Bill 154)
    • Ontario Place
      • lease of, redevelopment agreements, 4406
    • Organ and tissue donation
    • Ottawa
    • Paramedics and paramedic services
    • Petitions
    • Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 2)
    • Planning Statute Law Amendment Act, 2023 (Bill 150)
    • Private members' motions
    • Private members' public business
      • Moving Ontarians Safely Act, 2023 (Bill 40)
      • Protecting Human Rights in an Emergency Act (Emergency Power Generators), 2023 (Bill 47)
        • second reading, 2281
      • Protection from Coerced Debts Incurred in relation to Human Trafficking Act, 2023 (Bill 41)
        • second reading, 2356
      • Stopping Harassment and Abuse by Local Leaders Act, 2023 (Bill 5)
      • Taxation
    • Question period
    • Retirement homes
      • fee increase, by site
        • Promenade Seniors’ Suites & Retirement Residence (Orléans), 7726–7727
    • Schools - violence in
      • government response, 5932
    • Skilled trades - recruitment and retention
    • Sports teams
      • regional
    • Standing Orders
      • 24(a) Rising to speak in English, French, or an Indigenous language, 7963
    • Stopping Harassment and Abuse by Local Leaders Act, 2023 (Bill 5)
      • first reading, 36
    • Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022
      • amendments
    • Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022 (Bill 3)
    • Supportive housing - funding
      • regional allocation, 4411
    • Taxation Amendment Act (Promoting Leisure Activities for Youth), 2024 (Bill 178)
      • first reading, 7840
    • Temporary foreign workers
      • passports and work permits, retention of
    • Transit - by region
      • Ottawa
        • service reduction, 6868
    • Transit funding
      • by region
    • Tributes
      • Fox, Gary (former member for Prince Edward—Lennox-South—Hastings), 2218–2219
      • Makarchuk, Mitro (former member for Brantford), 583–584
      • McClelland, Carman (former member for Brampton North), 587–588
      • Murdoch, Bill (BruceGreyOwen Sound), 4237
      • Roberts, Marietta L.D. (former member for Elgin), 2217
    • Uploading Highways 174 and 17 Act, 2023 (Bill 68)
    • Veterans - commemoration
      • Remembrance Day and Remembrance Week
    • Weather events
      • derecho (Ottawa 2022), 289
      • government response
        • relief funding, 289
    • Working for Workers Act, 2023 (Bill 79)
    • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
      • presumptive coverage, firefighters
    • Your Health Act, 2023 (Bill 60)
  • Bouma, W. (PC, Brantford—Brant)

    • Affordable Homes and Good Jobs Act, 2023 (Bill 134)
      • third reading, 6682
    • Agricultural land
    • Agriculture industry
      • fertilizers, emissions from
        • GHG national target, 908
    • Agriculture industry - food processing
      • government funding
        • Fertilizer Accelerating Solutions and Technology Challenge, 908
        • support programs, 908
          • Risk Management Program (RMP), 908
      • government strategy, 1778, 1865
      • policy development, 907
        • federal-provincial coordination, 907
        • and food security, 907
        • statements by stakeholders, 907–908
      • supply chain disruptions
        • ginseng farmers, 2252
    • Agri-food industry
    • Antisemitism
    • Appreciation
    • Apprenticeships
      • training programs, secondary students, 2984, 2987
    • Automotive industry - investments
      • international investment agreements
    • Better for Consumers, Better for Businesses Act, 2023 (Bill 142)
      • second reading, 5874
    • Better Municipal Governance Act, 2022 (Bill 39)
    • Better Schools and Student Outcomes Act, 2023 (Bill 98)
      • second reading, 3604
    • Budget 2023/2024
    • Budget speech 2023 (March 23, 2023)
      • responded to, 3367
    • Budgets
      • federal (2023/2024)
        • general remarks
          • intergovernmental collaboration, 3502
        • intergovernmental collaboration, 3502
    • Building a Strong Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 85)
    • Building a Strong Ontario Together Act (Budget Measures), 2023 (Bill 146)
    • Building More Mines Act, 2023 (Bill 71)
    • Business investment
      • government strategy, 4649
    • Cadets
      • appreciation for, 1311
      • general remarks, 4158
    • Carbon tax
    • Carbon tax - impact by industry
    • Colleges and universities
    • Construction industry
    • Convenient Care at Home Act, 2023 (Bill 135)
    • Correctional services
      • community reintegration tables, membership
      • religious and spiritual supports, access to
    • Cost of living
      • government strategy, 4442
      • interest rates, impact of, 5652
    • Court administration
      • general remarks, 3422
    • Dementia and other neurocognitive conditions
      • general remarks, 5254
    • Dogs
      • hunting skills, training and trialing facilities
    • Economic conditions - recession
      • government strategy, 1346
    • Economic development
      • housing availability, role of, 5465
      • by region
        • BrantfordBrant, 1613
    • Economic development - northern Ontario
      • government strategy, 4996
      • by region
    • Education workers - labour disputes, union contracts and negotiations
      • compensation, 1060
      • terms of, compensation, 1102
    • Electric vehicles - manufacturing
    • Electricity supply
      • government strategy, 2185
    • Electricity system
      • surplus, battery storage
        • Oneida Energy Storage Project, 2185
    • Employment
      • creation/loss, 2985
      • labour shortage, 2983
    • Employment standards
      • layoffs and terminations
        • remote employees, 2986
    • Enhancing Access to Justice Act, 2024 (Bill 157)
    • Entrepreneurship - funding
      • by region
        • BrantfordBrant, 1613
    • Firefighters and fire services
      • occupational health and safety, 2604, 2985
        • statements by stakeholders, 2984
    • First Nations police services
      • government funding, 1772
    • Government notices of motion
      • Attacks on Israel
    • Government procurement - supply chain management
      • municipal-provincial cooperation, 5465
    • Government record
      • NDP (1990-1995)
        • education policy, 1114
    • Government record - NDP (1990-1995)
      • education policy, 1114
    • Greenbelt
      • conservation of
      • Greenbelt Plan, review of
        • process reform, 5904
    • Greenbelt - development on
      • land availability
        • and land value, 5901
    • Greenbelt Statute Law Amendment Act, 2023 (Bill 136)
    • Hate and hate-related activities
      • government response
        • prevention, grant programs, 4654
    • Helping Homebuyers, Protecting Tenants Act, 2023 (Bill 97)
      • second reading, 3641
    • Home heating
      • affordability programs
        • Clean Home Heating Initiative, 5819
      • hybrid heat pumps, 5820, 6522
    • Hospital services
      • surgical procedures
        • operations, capacity, 2427
    • Hospitals - services
      • surgical procedures
        • operations, capacity, 2427
    • Housing development
      • annual rate, 1579
      • general remarks, 5903
      • government funding
        • Building Faster Fund, by region
      • government strategy, 4926, 5221, 5778
      • public vs. private
    • Housing development - construction
      • construction starts, 695
    • Housing development - municipal charges
      • development charges, exemptions and discounts
    • Housing supply - population growth projections
    • Improving Real Estate Management Act, 2023 (Bill 151)
    • Indigenous communities
      • arts and culture
        • Grand River Champion of champions powwow, 4913
      • economic development, 4010–4011
      • veterans
        • Six Nations Remembrance Day, 810
    • Indigenous communities - economic development
    • Indigenous communities - health care
      • mental health and addiction services, 5352
    • International trade missions
    • Intimate partner violence - victims
      • community support services
        • Nova Vita Domestic Violence Prevention Services (Brantford), 6602
    • Israel
      • attacks on (October 7, 2023)
        • Canadian victims, 5429
    • Israel-Hamas war
      • impact on Palestinian territories, 5430
    • Keeping Energy Costs Down Act, 2024 (Bill 165)
      • second reading, 7288
    • Keeping Students in Class Act, 2022 (Bill 28)
    • Lake Erie
      • phosphorus level mitigation
        • Lake Erie Agriculture Demonstrating Sustainability (LEADS), 908
    • Land use planning - by region
    • Land use planning - environmental assessments
      • consultation process, 2585
    • Land use planning - indigenous interests
    • Land use planning - ministerial zoning orders (MZOs)
    • Land use planning - municipal official plans
    • Legislative Assembly - facility
    • Legislative Assembly - facility rehabilitation
      • assembly relocation process, 4181
      • ministry, creation of
        • Queen's Park Restoration Secretariat, 4181
      • restoration records
        • FIPPA compliance, exemptions, 4181
    • Legislative Assembly - facility rehabilitation, project planning process
      • advisory committees, 4181
      • consultation, 4181
      • consultation, inclusionary practices, 4182
      • general remarks, 4180
      • heritage conservation, 4182–4183
    • Legislative process
    • Less Red Tape, More Common Sense Act, 2023 (Bill 139)
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Economy Act, 2023 (Bill 91)
    • Less Red Tape, Stronger Ontario Act, 2023 (Bill 46)
    • Manufacturing industry
      • investments
        • job creation, 7062
    • Manufacturing industry - employment
      • job creation, 5273
    • Members' statements
      • Agri-food industry, 1865
      • Anti-racism activities, 6909
      • Bite of Brant, 7964
      • Brantford Bulldogs, 2175, 5398
      • Cadets, 1311, 4158
      • Chatzis, Harry, 6356
      • Coldest Night of the Year, 2660–2661
      • DuChene, Krista, 3134
      • First Nations police services, 1772
      • Government investments, 7546
      • Grand River Champion of Champions Powwow, 4913
      • Health care funding, 7091–7092
      • Hunt, Doug, 5583
      • Nova Vita Domestic Violence Prevention Services, 6602
      • Optometry services, 5315
      • Reconnect Ontario program, 216
      • Six Nations Chiefs lacrosse team, 5049
      • Six Nations remembrance ceremony, 810
      • Sports and recreation funding, 545–546
      • Staats, Logan, 3539–3540
      • Why Not City Missions, 5878
    • Members/ministers quoting
      • speeches
        • So God made a farmer (Paul Harvey), 913
    • Members'/ministers' quoting
      • speeches
        • So God made a farmer (Paul Harvey), 913
    • Mines and mining
      • economic development
        • northern Ontario, 4225
      • Indigenous communities
        • economic development, 2659
      • regulatory environment, 2747
    • Mines and mining industry
      • economic impact, 3380
      • public education and awareness, 1320
    • Mining industry
      • economic development
        • northern Ontario, 4225
      • economic impact, 3380
      • government strategy, 5704
      • Indigenous communities
        • economic development, 2659
      • public education and awareness, 1320
      • regulatory environment, 2747
    • Mining industry - Critical Minerals Strategy
      • for electric vehicle production, 1319
    • Mining industry - Indigenous consultation and consent, 4114
    • Mining sites
      • closure plans
    • Mining sites - closure plans
    • More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022 (Bill 23)
      • second reading, 863
    • Municipal official plans
      • and land use protection, 6324
      • urban boundary expansion, reversal, 6323
        • indemnification provisions, 6325, 6327
    • Municipal planning
      • boundary adjustments
        • St. Thomas-Central Elgin boundary, 2451
    • New Deal for Toronto Act, 2023 (Bill 154)
      • second reading, 6818
    • Nuclear generation facilities - small modular reactors (SMRs)
      • McMaster Nuclear Reactor, 4568
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP)
      • earning exemption, 1423
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates, increase
    • Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) - benefit rates, increases
    • Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP)
      • health cards
        • registration process, pilot project, 4927
    • Ontario Infrastructure Bank
      • general remarks, 6710
    • Petitions
    • Planning Statute Law Amendment Act, 2023 (Bill 150)
    • Police services - community relations
      • crisis intervention partnerships
        • mental health and addictions, 5350–5351
          • Mobile Crisis Response Teams, funding, 5351
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
      • in emergency first responders, 2986
    • Private members' public business
      • Agri-food industry
      • Garrett's Legacy Act (Requirements for Movable Soccer Goals), 2023 (Bill 99)
      • Improving Dementia Care in Ontario Act, 2023 (Bill 121)
        • second reading, 5254
      • Religious and spiritual services in correctional facilities
    • Progress on the Plan to Build Act (Budget Measures), 2022 (Bill 36)
    • Queen's Park Restoration Act, 2023 (Bill 75)
    • Question period
    • Reducing Inefficiencies Act (Infrastructure Statute Law Amendments), 2023 (Bill 69)
      • second reading, 2585
    • Regional development
      • northern Ontario, 7063
    • Regulations - business
    • Regulatory environment
      • reform
        • government strategy, 2894
    • Rental housing - development
      • government strategy, 5222
      • purpose-built, 1543
    • Ring of Fire development
      • government funding
        • federal-provincial coordination, 556
      • Indigenous consultation and consent, 556
    • Six Nations Police Service
      • government funding, 1772
    • Six Nations Polytechnic
      • programs and courses, 7596
    • Skilled trades
      • average age, entry, 2987
    • Skilled trades - education and training
      • northern Ontario, 5345
    • Skilled trades - employment
    • Skilled trades - recruitment and retention
    • Social assistance programs - benefit rates
      • general remarks, 4560
    • Sports - amateur
      • soccer
        • referee shortage, 4979
    • Sports and recreation
      • funding
        • Ontario Trillium Foundation
    • Sports and recreation - amateur
      • soccer
        • referee shortage, 4979
    • Sports teams
      • regional
        • Brantford Bulldogs, 2175
    • St. Thomas - Central Elgin Boundary Adjustment Act, 2023 (Bill 63)
      • third reading, 2451
    • Strengthening Accountability and Student Supports Act, 2024 (Bill 166)
      • second reading, 7596
    • Strong Mayors, Building Homes Act, 2022 (Bill 3)
    • Supportive housing - development
      • collaboration with non-profit sector and municipalities, 5280
      • government strategy, 5279–5280
    • Teachers
      • collective bargaining, 5588
    • Toronto
      • housing policy
    • Tourism industry - funding
      • Reconnect Ontario
        • allocation by region, 216
    • Tributes
      • Chatzis, Harry, 6356
      • Makarchuk, Mitro (former member for Brantford), 584–585
    • Unhoused persons
      • Coldest Night of the Year, 2660–2661
      • government funding
        • by region
          • BrantfordBrant, 3800
    • Working for Workers Act, 2023 (Bill 79)
    • Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)
      • presumptive coverage, firefighters
    • Your Health Act, 2023 (Bill 60)
      • second reading, 242