Speeches in the Senate

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42nd Parliament, 1st session:
Study on the Challenges Associated with Access to French-Language Schools and French Immersion programs in British Columbia - June 6, 2017
Inquiry regarding small and mid-sized universities - February 14, 2017
Speech on the 8th Report of the Special Committee on Senate Modernization (Broadcasting), November 22, 2016
Speech on the 8th Report of the Special Committee on Senate Modernization (Broadcasting), November 22, 2016
Second Reading speech on Bill C-210, Bill to Amend the National Anthem Act, October 27, 2016
Inquiry regarding the TransCanada Trail, June 20, 2016
Third Reading Speech on Bill C-14 (Medically Assisted Dying) - June 15, 2016
Speech on Bill C-14 (Medically Assisted Dying) - June 2, 2016
Speech on Bill S-209 (Bill to Amend the Official Languages Act) - May 5, 2016
Statement on the journée internationale de la francophonie - March 22, 2016

41st Parliament, 2nd session:
Speech on Bill C-377 (requirements for labour organizations) - June 18, 2015
Speech on a point of order regarding Bill C-377 - June 9, 2015
Speech on the Ninth Report of the Agriculture and Forestry Committee - May 28, 2015
Speech at Second Reading of Bill C-51: the Anti-terrorism Act, 2015 - May 14, 2015
Speech at Third Reading of Bill C-18: the Agricultural Growth Act - February 24, 2015
Speech at Second Reading of Bill C-18: the Agricultural Growth Act - December 9, 2014
Speech on the Fourth Report of the Official Languages Committee - December 4, 2014
Inquiry on the disparities in First Nations education - December 2, 2014
Speech on Bill C-23 (Reform of the Canada Elections Act) - June 11, 2014
Inquiry on the role of the Senate in protecting minorities - June 10, 2014
Speech on Bill C-30, the Fair Rail for Grain Farmers Act - May 13, 2014
Speech on the report of the Senate Committee on Official Languages entitled “CBC/Radio-Canada’s Language Obligations: Communities Want to See Themselves and Be Heard Coast to Coast” - May 6, 2014
Speech on a pre-study of Bill C-23 (Reform of the Canada Elections Act) - April 2, 2014
Speech on senators Anne Cools and Charlie Watt’s 30th anniversary of appointment to the Senate - February 12, 2014
Speech on a motion modifying the Senate’s schedule - February 6, 2014
Speech on Bill C-4 (budget implementation bill) - December 12, 2013
Inquiry on funding for francophone minority newspapers - December 10, 2013
Speech on a motion modifying the Senate’s schedule - November 6, 2013
Speech on a motion to suspend three senators - November 4, 2013
Speech on the time allocation motion limiting debate on a motion to suspend three senators - November 4, 2013
Speech on a point of order regarding a motion to suspend three senators - October 29, 2013
Speech on the motion to suspend Senator Pamela Wallin - October 28, 2013

41st Parliament, 1st session:
Speech on Bill C-419 (Bilingual officers of Parliament) (third reading) - June 26, 2013
Inquiry on contributions of Canadian universities to innovation and research - June 18, 2013
Speech on Bill C-419 (Bilingual officers of Parliament) - June 11, 2013
Speech against Bill C-377 (requirements for labour organizations) - April 23, 2013
Speech on Bill C-27 (financial accountability and transparency of First Nations) - March 25, 2013
Speech on the Time Allocation Motion limiting debate on Bill C-27 (financial accountability and transparency of First Nations) - March 21, 2013
Speech on a point of order raised by Senator Anne Cools relating to a motion to refer to a Senate Committee the case of privilege concerning the Parliamentary Budget Officer - March 19, 2013
Inquiry on missing and murdered Aboriginal women - March 7, 2013
Speech on a motion to refer to a Senate Committee the case of privilege relating to the Parliamentary Budget Officer - March 7, 2013
Speech on Bill S-211, an Act to amend the Official Languages Act (communications with and services to the public) - February 13, 2013
Speech on the Time Allocation Motion limiting debate on Bill C-45 - December 13, 2012
Inquiry on the importance of literacy in Canada - October 30, 2012
Speech on the role of Officers of Parliament - October 4, 2012
Inquiry on the importance of Asia to Canada’s Future Prosperity - June 29, 2012
Speech on Bill C-11 (Act to amend the Copyright Act) - June 29, 2012
Speech on the Time Allocation Motion limiting debate on Bill C-38 - June 28, 2012
Speech on the Time Allocation Motion limiting debate on Bill C-31 - June 26, 2012
Speech on the Time Allocation Motion limiting debate on Bill C-38 - June 21, 2012
Speech in support of Bill C-311 (interprovincial importation of wine for personal use) - June 11, 2012
Inquiry on Access to Justice in French - May 15, 2012
Inquiry to Mark the 30th anniversary of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms - April 25, 2012
Speech on the Time Allocation Motion limiting debate on Bill C-19 - April 3, 2012
Inquiry on the Evolution of French Education in Alberta - March 28, 2012
Speech on the Time Allocation Motion limiting debate on Bill C-10 - March 1, 2012
Speech on Bill C-10 (Safe Streets and Communities Bill) - December 14, 2011
Speech on Bill C-18 (Marketing Freedom for Grain Farmers Bill) - December 1, 2011

40th Parliament, 3rd session:

Motion to recognize the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day - March 8, 2011
Inquiry on the state of Pluralism, Diversity and Racism in Canada - February 8, 2011
Motion to Resolve into a Committee of the Whole to Receive the Commissioner of Official Languages - February 3, 2011
Inquiry on the Government’s refusal to support the City of Edmonton with its bid for Expo 2017 - December 9, 2010
Intervention on Bill C-232 - November 25, 2010
Speech in support of Bill S-220 - November 4, 2010
Intervention on Bill C-232 - November 2, 2010
Inquiry on Access to Water - October 19, 2010
Speech in Support of Bill-C-232 - April 20, 2010

40th Parliament, 2nd session:

Inquiry on Postsecondary Research - November 26, 2009
Support of the motion to recognize the Famous Five as Honorary Senators - October 8, 2009
Inquiry on the 4th Report by the Standing Senate Committee on Official Languages on the Olympic Games - October 7, 2009
Response to the Speech from the Throne - February 24, 2009

39th Parliament, 2nd session:

Apology to Students of Indian Residential Schools - June 11, 2008
Inquiry on Postsecondary Education - May 13, 2008
Inquiry on Official Languages and Linguistic Rights - May 8, 2008
Intervention on Bill C-13 - May 8, 2008

39th Parliament, 1st session:

Inquiry on the Effects of Charter of Rights and Freedoms on the Rights of Canadians and Prerogatives of Parliament - April 17, 2007
Speech on Bill C-288 (Kyoto Protocol Implementation Act) - March 20, 2007
Inquiry on the State of Literacy - November 8, 2006
Motion on the Court Challenges Program - October 5, 2006

38th Parliament, 1st session:

Speech on Bill C-37 - October 27, 2005
Motion on Relocating Federal Departments - October 20, 2005
Inquiry on the State of Post Secondary Education - June 16, 2005
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