Week in Review: April 23 – 27
Welcome to Elizabeth May's parliamentary week in review! This weekly e-newsletter recaps her work in Parliament when the House is in session. Using the links below, you can watch videos of Elizabeth's interventions in the House, keep up with her media releases, and read articles she has written.
This week in the House, Elizabeth posed a question to the Prime Minister about banning plastics. She also spoke in support of a motion on endangered whales as well as a papal apology to survivors of Residential School.
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Point of Order
In the News
Elizabeth introduced the following petitions in the House this week:
Note: Elizabeth presents petitions once the deadline for signatures has passed. After presentation in the House, the government has 45 calendar days to table a response.
You may read the governments' responses to petitions Elizabeth has introduced here.
View and sign open e-petitions currently sponsored by Elizabeth here.
Learn about the e-petition process or create one of your own here.
Engage in Government consultations for key legislative items:
Deadline: April 30
Deadline: June 1
Click here to see all Government consultations.
Elizabeth was active in clause-by-clause meetings of the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security, which ended this week. Click below to listen to one of her interventions about the need for cooperation between CSIS and the RCMP, under the supervision of the National Security and Intelligence Review Agency.
Elizabeth May has introduced the following bills:
Bill C-387: This bill will establish a legislative framework for a national passenger rail service.
For a list of private members' bills Elizabeth May has seconded, please visit elizabethmaymp.ca.
Tuesday, April 24
Friday, April 27
Sunday, April 29
Sunday, May 13
Monday, May 14
Wednesday, May 16
Thursday, May 17