Petitions and responses subject index

A petition is a document that asks the Legislature to act on or change its position on an issue.

The government must file a response within 24 sessional days of receiving a petition. The response is given to the Clerk of the House and the MPP who presented or tabled the petition.

For information on how to access petitions and responses, please call House Publications and Language Services at 416-325-7400.

For guidelines on how to prepare a petition, visit Petitions.

Index of petitions

43rd Parliament, 1st Session

No. 69 Early Years and Child Care Worker Advisory Commission

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 8, 2022-

No. 68 Municipal governance

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Doly BegumDecember 7, 2022-

No. 67 Ferry service

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jennifer FrenchDecember 7, 2022-

No. 66 Automotive sector

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Dawn Gallagher MurphyDecember 7, 2022-

No. 65 69 Warden South bus route

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Doly BegumDecember 6, 2022-

No. 64 Renfrew County Inquest

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jill AndrewDecember 6, 2022-
Tom RakocevicDecember 6, 2022-

No. 63 Injured workers

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Chris GloverDecember 1, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 1, 2022-

No. 62 Conservation authorities

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Mike SchreinerDecember 1, 2022-

No. 61 Auto insurance

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Doly BegumNovember 29, 2022-

No. 60 Municipal decision making and conservation authorities

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Vincent KeNovember 28, 2022-

No. 59 Environmental protection and withdrawal of Bill 23

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Mary-Margaret McMahonNovember 24, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 1, 2022-

No. 58 Vulnerable road users

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Bhutila KarpocheNovember 24, 2022-

No. 57 Transportation infrastructure projects

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Andrea KhanjinNovember 22, 2022-

No. 56 Housing density

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Mike SchreinerNovember 22, 2022-

No. 55 Gender-affirming health care

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Kristyn Wong-TamNovember 30, 2022-
Kristyn Wong-TamNovember 21, 2022-
Jill AndrewNovember 21, 2022-
Chris GloverNovember 23, 2022-

No. 54 Distracted driving penalty

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Stephen BlaisNovember 17, 2022-

No. 53 Greenbelt expansion

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Doly BegumNovember 15, 2022-
Michael ManthaDecember 6, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 7, 2022-
Peggy SattlerDecember 7, 2022-
Peggy SattlerDecember 8, 2022-
Jennifer (Jennie) StevensDecember 8, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 1, 2022-
Jennifer FrenchNovember 21, 2022-
Jill AndrewNovember 23, 2022-
Jennifer FrenchNovember 23, 2022-
Terence KernaghanDecember 5, 2022-
Mike SchreinerDecember 5, 2022-

No. 52 Surgical model of care

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Marit StilesNovember 21, 2022-
France GélinasNovember 23, 2022-
Monique TaylorNovember 29, 2022-
Jamie WestNovember 15, 2022-
Jeff BurchNovember 17, 2022-

No. 51 Residents Bill of Rights

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Catherine FifeDecember 5, 2022-
Catherine FifeNovember 15, 2022-

No. 50 Changes to education funding

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jennifer FrenchNovember 22, 2022-
Joel HardenNovember 3, 2022-

No. 49 Declawing of cats

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Mitzie HunterNovember 3, 2022-

No. 48 Sexual assault evidence collection

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Adil ShamjiNovember 3, 2022-
Mitzie HunterNovember 29, 2022-

No. 47 Murray Whetung Community Service Award

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Dave SmithNovember 23, 2022-
Dave SmithNovember 30, 2022-
Dave SmithNovember 3, 2022-
Lorne CoeNovember 3, 2022-
Graham McGregorNovember 3, 2022-

No. 46 Working for workers and job security

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Goldie GhamariNovember 2, 2022-
Dave SmithNovember 2, 2022-

No. 45 Education workers and withdrawal of Bill 28

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Peggy SattlerNovember 2, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheNovember 3, 2022-
Marit StilesNovember 3, 2022-
Teresa J. ArmstrongNovember 1, 2022-
Doly BegumNovember 1, 2022-
Jennifer (Jennie) StevensNovember 1, 2022-
Catherine FifeNovember 1, 2022-
Teresa J. ArmstrongNovember 2, 2022-
France GélinasNovember 2, 2022-

No. 44 Affordable housing

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jill AndrewOctober 27, 2022-

No. 43 Status of school repairs

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jennifer FrenchOctober 26, 2022-

No. 42 Northern Health Travel Grant

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasNovember 22, 2022-
France GélinasOctober 26, 2022-

No. 41 Minimum care standards

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasNovember 22, 2022-
France GélinasOctober 26, 2022-

No. 40 Post-stroke physiotherapy for young adults

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jennifer FrenchOctober 26, 2022-

No. 39 Public service funding and withdrawal of Bill 124

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasNovember 22, 2022-
France GélinasOctober 26, 2022-
Jill AndrewOctober 27, 2022-
France GélinasNovember 24, 2022-

No. 38 ODSP Rates

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Kristyn Wong-TamNovember 2, 2022-
Doly BegumNovember 24, 2022-
Lise VaugeoisDecember 6, 2022-
France GélinasDecember 7, 2022-
Mike SchreinerOctober 26, 2022-
Jill AndrewOctober 27, 2022-
Sandy ShawOctober 27, 2022-

No. 37 Hairstyling Program Standard

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jill AndrewOctober 25, 2022-

No. 36 Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS)

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jill AndrewOctober 25, 2022-
Jill AndrewNovember 15, 2022-

No. 35 Dementia Strategy

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jessica BellNovember 15, 2022-
Catherine FifeNovember 21, 2022-
Doly BegumDecember 6, 2022-
Catherine FifeDecember 6, 2022-
Catherine FifeOctober 25, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheNovember 24, 2022-

No. 34 Food security

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Will BoumaSeptember 7, 2022December 5, 2022

No. 33 Better Jobs Ontario Program

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Anthony LeardiNovember 2, 2022-
Dawn Gallagher MurphySeptember 7, 2022December 5, 2022

No. 32 Ojibway National Urban Park

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Lisa GretzkySeptember 7, 2022December 5, 2022

No. 31 Replacement workers

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jennifer FrenchSeptember 6, 2022December 1, 2022

No. 30 Broadband in Northern Ontario

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jamie WestSeptember 1, 2022November 30, 2022

No. 29 Regulation of cannabis restaurants and cafés

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Peggy SattlerAugust 31, 2022November 30, 2022

No. 28 Rent control

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 7, 2022-
Jill AndrewOctober 27, 2022-
Jessica BellAugust 31, 2022November 29, 2022
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 1, 2022-

No. 27 Retirement home fees

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022November 29, 2022

No. 26 Vaping and youth

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Doly BegumNovember 28, 2022-
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022November 28, 2022

No. 25 Highway 144 at Marina Road

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasNovember 15, 2022-
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022November 29, 2022

No. 24 Personal Support Workers

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022November 28, 2022

No. 23 Organ donation

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022November 30, 2022

No. 22 McIntyre Powder

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Michael ManthaNovember 30, 2022-
Jamie WestNovember 30, 2022-
Jamie WestNovember 15, 2022-
Michael ManthaAugust 30, 2022November 28, 2022
Jamie WestNovember 21, 2022-

No. 21 Health care privatization

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasNovember 15, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 17, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 24, 2022-
Jill AndrewNovember 28, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheNovember 28, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 28, 2022-
Doly BegumNovember 29, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 29, 2022-
Jennifer FrenchSeptember 6, 2022-
Peggy SattlerSeptember 7, 2022-
Chris GloverSeptember 7, 2022-
Sandy ShawAugust 24, 2022November 28, 2022
Sandy ShawAugust 31, 2022-
France GélinasNovember 24, 2022-
Adil ShamjiDecember 6, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 8, 2022-
Joel HardenOctober 25, 2022-
Peter TabunsOctober 26, 2022-
Jennifer FrenchOctober 26, 2022-
France GélinasSeptember 6, 2022-
Guy BourgouinNovember 21, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 22, 2022-
France GélinasNovember 22, 2022-
Guy BourgouinNovember 23, 2022-
France GélinasDecember 6, 2022-

No. 20 Investments in manufacturing sector

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Billy PangAugust 23, 2022November 3, 2022
Goldie GhamariAugust 24, 2022November 3, 2022
Andrew DowieAugust 31, 2022November 3, 2022
Dave SmithNovember 30, 2022-

No. 19 Housing policies

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Deepak AnandNovember 23, 2022-
Ric BreseeAugust 24, 2022November 23, 2022
Dave SmithAugust 31, 2022November 28, 2022
Dave SmithAugust 23, 2022November 21, 2022
Andrew DowieAugust 29, 2022November 28, 2022

No. 18 Independent ice cream shops

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Joel HardenNovember 15, 2022-
Joel HardenAugust 23, 2022November 22, 2022
Joel HardenSeptember 1, 2022November 30, 2022

No. 17 Bait Fish Zoning in Northern Ontario

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Guy BourgouinAugust 24, 2022November 24, 2022
Guy BourgouinAugust 22, 2022November 23, 2022

No. 16 Gun violence measures

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Mitzie HunterAugust 22, 2022November 23, 2022

No. 15 Welland emergency services

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jeff BurchAugust 22, 2022November 21, 2022

No. 14 Paid sick days

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Peggy SattlerNovember 24, 2022-
Marit StilesNovember 24, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheNovember 24, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 28, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 17, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 21, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 22, 2022-
Peggy SattlerSeptember 6, 2022November 16, 2022
Jill AndrewAugust 18, 2022November 16, 2022

No. 13 Home and community care system

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Dave SmithAugust 18, 2022November 17, 2022
Anthony LeardiNovember 30, 2022-
Andrew DowieNovember 3, 2022-

No. 12 Bradford Bypass

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jill AndrewAugust 18, 2022November 17, 2022

No. 11 Recruitment of health care workers

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Dawn Gallagher MurphyAugust 24, 2022November 23, 2022
Dave SmithAugust 18, 2022November 23, 2022
Deepak AnandAugust 18, 2022November 23, 2022
Dave SmithAugust 23, 2022November 23, 2022

No. 10 911 emergency response coverage

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasDecember 6, 2022-
France GélinasOctober 26, 2022-
France GélinasAugust 17, 2022November 17, 2022
France GélinasNovember 15, 2022-
France GélinasAugust 23, 2022November 17, 2022
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022November 17, 2022

No. 9 413 GTA West Highway

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Jennifer FrenchOctober 26, 2022-
Jill AndrewAugust 17, 2022November 17, 2022
Peggy SattlerNovember 17, 2022-
Terence KernaghanAugust 29, 2022November 17, 2022

No. 8 Winter road maintenance

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasSeptember 6, 2022November 17, 2022
France GélinasAugust 17, 2022November 17, 2022
France GélinasAugust 23, 2022November 17, 2022

No. 7 EMS services in Foleyet

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasAugust 24, 2022November 17, 2022
France GélinasAugust 17, 2022November 17, 2022

No. 6 Multiple sclerosis specialized clinic

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasAugust 11, 2022November 17, 2022
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022November 17, 2022

No. 5 Gas prices

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasAugust 18, 2022November 3, 2022
France GélinasAugust 11, 2022November 3, 2022
Guy BourgouinNovember 30, 2022-
France GélinasAugust 23, 2022November 3, 2022
France GélinasNovember 22, 2022-
France GélinasOctober 26, 2022-
Tom RakocevicSeptember 6, 2022December 1, 2022

No. 4 Government infrastructure projects

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Dave SmithAugust 17, 2022November 17, 2022
John YakabuskiAugust 17, 2022November 17, 2022
Dave SmithAugust 18, 2022November 17, 2022
Deepak AnandAugust 11, 2022November 17, 2022

No. 3 Gogama Nursing Station

MemberDate tabledDate of response
France GélinasAugust 11, 2022November 17, 2022
France GélinasNovember 24, 2022-
France GélinasAugust 30, 2022-

No. 2 Social assistance rates

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Peggy SattlerAugust 29, 2022November 28, 2022
Michael ManthaAugust 30, 2022November 28, 2022
Chris GloverDecember 1, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheDecember 1, 2022-
Chandra PasmaDecember 1, 2022-
Mike SchreinerDecember 1, 2022-
Peggy SattlerNovember 17, 2022-
Monique TaylorAugust 29, 2022November 28, 2022
Jessica BellAugust 18, 2022November 14, 2022
Monique TaylorAugust 18, 2022November 14, 2022
Joel HardenAugust 11, 2022November 14, 2022
Bhutila KarpocheNovember 28, 2022-
Jennifer (Jennie) StevensNovember 28, 2022-
Monique TaylorNovember 29, 2022-
Lise VaugeoisNovember 1, 2022-
Monique TaylorSeptember 7, 2022November 28, 2022
Doly BegumAugust 31, 2022November 28, 2022
Peggy SattlerAugust 31, 2022November 28, 2022
Monique TaylorAugust 31, 2022November 28, 2022
Monique TaylorSeptember 1, 2022November 28, 2022
Guy BourgouinNovember 1, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheNovember 1, 2022-
Lisa GretzkyNovember 1, 2022-
France GélinasNovember 1, 2022-
Monique TaylorNovember 1, 2022-
Marit StilesNovember 1, 2022-
Jessica BellDecember 7, 2022-
Lise VaugeoisDecember 7, 2022-
Monique TaylorDecember 8, 2022-
Bhutila KarpocheOctober 26, 2022-
Jill AndrewOctober 27, 2022-
Michael ManthaOctober 27, 2022-
Chris GloverNovember 21, 2022-
Tom RakocevicNovember 22, 2022-
Lucille CollardNovember 23, 2022-
Chandra PasmaNovember 23, 2022-
Jamie WestDecember 5, 2022-
Jill AndrewDecember 6, 2022-

No. 1 Optometry

MemberDate tabledDate of response
Terence KernaghanNovember 21, 2022-
Bobbi Ann BradyDecember 8, 2022-
Jennifer FrenchOctober 25, 2022-
Jamie WestSeptember 8, 2022-
Jamie WestSeptember 1, 2022November 16, 2022
Monique TaylorAugust 18, 2022November 16, 2022
Effie J. TriantafilopoulosAugust 10, 2022November 16, 2022
Peggy SattlerNovember 29, 2022-
Terence KernaghanNovember 17, 2022-
Peggy SattlerAugust 22, 2022November 16, 2022
Terence KernaghanAugust 22, 2022November 16, 2022
France GélinasAugust 25, 2022November 16, 2022