NDP to introduce federal bill on conflict minerals - The ...

2013-3-25  NDP to introduce federal bill on conflict minerals Open this photo in gallery: Artisanal miners clear an opening to a shaft at a cobalt mine just outside the city Likasi in the Democratic Republic ...

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NDP introduces bill for tighter controls on use of ...

2013-3-26  NDP introduces bill for tighter controls on use of ‘conflict minerals’ in cellphones and laptops By Les Whittington Ottawa Bureau Tue., March 26, 2013 timer 2 min. read

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Bill C-486 (Historical) openparliament.ca

Mr. Speaker, it is my pleasure to rise in the House today and participate in the second hour of debate on Bill C-486.. First I would like to reiterate that the government fully agrees with the hon. member of Parliament for Ottawa Centre on the importance of finding ways to address the issue of conflict minerals. Indeed, the first hour of debate demonstrated that there is a shared concern over ...

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NDP Will Table Anti-Scab Legislation in Support of

OTTAWA – Today, NDP Labour Critic Scott Duvall (Hamilton Mountain) announced that he will re-introduce anti-scab legislation that will support workers in disputes with their employers who use replacement workers. “The use of scabs undermines workers’ ability to

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The Drilldown: Alberta NDP wants to ban mining in the ...

2021-3-16  The Lead Alberta’s New Democratic Party intends to introduce a private member’s bill that would ban coal mining on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains, the Canadian Press reports. Moreover, the bill would cancel all coal leases on Category 1 and 2 lands, and halt “planned changes to water allocations in the area,” according to Rachel Notley, the leader of the opposition NDP.

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-8-28  OTTAWA — A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on Aug. 15. Liberals Aug. 27: Introduce a $1-billion fund for provinces and territories that implement a proof-of-vaccination system. Invest $100 million in studying the long-term effects of COVID-19.

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-9-1  A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on Aug. 15. Aug. 31: Establish a Canada Mental Health Transfer of $4.5 billion over five years. Invest $500 million over four years to improve ...

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First NDP leadership debate: Good introduction, but not a ...

2017-3-13  This past Sunday in Ottawa, the Federal NDP held its first leadership debate. Four candidates, all sitting MPs, took part in the debate, bringing interesting perspectives to the table. Niki Ashton : The only woman in the race thus far, and the youngest by a stretch, the northern Manitoba MP is building a campaign centred on intergenerational ...

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#Election44 Daily Update – Thursday, August 19, 2021 ...

2021-8-19  The plan includes ‘going after big money investors’ by placing a 20% tax on the sale of homes to foreign buyers. The NDP platform also pledges to: Build 500,000 homes over the next decade; Waive the federal portion of GST/HST on the construction of new affordable rental units; Re-introduce 30-year mortgages for first-time home buyers; and,

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The Drilldown: Alberta NDP wants to ban mining in the ...

2021-3-16  The Lead Alberta’s New Democratic Party intends to introduce a private member’s bill that would ban coal mining on the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains, the Canadian Press reports. Moreover, the bill would cancel all coal leases on Category 1 and 2 lands, and halt “planned changes to water allocations in the area,” according to Rachel Notley, the leader of the opposition NDP.

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-8-28  OTTAWA — A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on Aug. 15. Liberals Aug. 27: Introduce a $1-billion fund for provinces and territories that implement a proof-of-vaccination system. Invest $100 million in studying the long-term effects of COVID-19.

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A call for European Union legislation

2020-5-13  whether products contain conflict minerals. ... that calls on the government to introduce a bill on human rights due diligence and corporate liability. ... Federal Minister for Labour and Social Affairs announced in December 2019 they will draft a human rights due diligence proposal, linked to Germany’s 2016 National Action ...

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Peace Magazine v03n3p07: The NDP and the Peace

The NDP and the Peace Movement. By John Bacher 1987-06-01 12:00:00. AS THE NEW DEMOCRATIC PARTY BREAKS new records in polls, the prospect of a majority, federal NDP government becomes a possibility, offering (at first glance) amazing prospects for the peace movement. With its opposition to NATO and NORAD, NDP foreign policy is ahead of ...

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-8-28  A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on August 15. Aug. 27: Introduce a $1-billion fund for provinces and territories that implement a proof-of-vaccination system. Invest $100 ...

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First NDP leadership debate: Good introduction, but not a ...

2017-3-13  This past Sunday in Ottawa, the Federal NDP held its first leadership debate. Four candidates, all sitting MPs, took part in the debate, bringing interesting perspectives to the table. Niki Ashton : The only woman in the race thus far, and the youngest by a stretch, the northern Manitoba MP is building a campaign centred on intergenerational ...

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#Election44 Daily Update – Thursday, August 19, 2021 ...

2021-8-19  The plan includes ‘going after big money investors’ by placing a 20% tax on the sale of homes to foreign buyers. The NDP platform also pledges to: Build 500,000 homes over the next decade; Waive the federal portion of GST/HST on the construction of new affordable rental units; Re-introduce 30-year mortgages for first-time home buyers; and,

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-8-24  OTTAWA — A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on

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How the NDP saved Pierre Trudeau’s government TVO.org

2019-10-15  How the NDP saved Pierre Trudeau’s government. After the Liberals came out just barely ahead in the 1972 federal election, the Tories called upon the government to resign — but the New Democrats had other ideas. By Jamie Bradburn - Published

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The National Day of Prayer (NDP) - religious tolerance

The National Day of Prayer (NDP) exists on three very different levels that are often confused: The NDP itself is declared by a statute of Congress (Public Law 100-307) as a special day to be held yearly on the first Thursday in May. It is similar to other special days, like Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, Memorial Day and Veterans Day.

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SPECIAL REPORT DECEMBER 2020 The UN Declaration

2021-2-22  NDP MP Romeo Saganash introduced Bill C-262, a Private Member’s bill that would commit the federal government to implement UNDRIP. Minister of Natural Resources, Jim Carr, claimed it wasn’t necessary because government is working on a “Canadian definition” of the Declaration. 2016 Later that year, Minister of Indigenous and Northern

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-8-31  OTTAWA — A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on Aug. 15. Liberals Aug. 30: Invest $1 billion over 10 years to restore and protect large lakes and river systems. Establish and fully fund a Canada Water Agency. Invest $37.5 million over six years for freshwater research at ...

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-9-1  A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on Aug. 15. Aug. 31: Establish a Canada Mental Health Transfer of $4.5 billion over five years. Invest $500 million over four years to improve ...

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A call for European Union legislation

2020-5-13  whether products contain conflict minerals. ... that calls on the government to introduce a bill on human rights due diligence and corporate liability. ... Federal Minister for Labour and Social Affairs announced in December 2019 they will draft a human rights due diligence proposal, linked to Germany’s 2016 National Action ...

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Supply Chain for Lithium and Critical Minerals Is ...

2020-6-11  The bill directs the federal government to develop tools to better assess mineral deposits in the United States. It also authorizes research and development for the processing and recycling of critical minerals. 30 A successful program for U.S. mineral production relies on accurate information; this bill

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Promise tracker: What the parties are pitching on the ...

2021-8-28  A running list of specific promises announced by the Liberals, Conservatives, NDP and Green party since the official start of the federal election campaign on August 15. Aug. 27: Introduce a $1-billion fund for provinces and territories that implement a proof-of-vaccination system. Invest $100 ...

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Bill C-269 openparliament.ca

2021-6-23  Mr. Speaker, I rise today to speak to Bill C-269, an act to amend the Fisheries Act (prohibition—deposit of raw sewage), and to reiterate the key issues with this bill.. The government opposes Bill C-269 for multiple reasons. It would reduce environmental protections. It would negatively impact current federal, provincial and territorial collaboration on waste water.

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How the NDP saved Pierre Trudeau’s government TVO.org

2019-10-15  How the NDP saved Pierre Trudeau’s government. After the Liberals came out just barely ahead in the 1972 federal election, the Tories called upon the government to resign — but the New Democrats had other ideas. By Jamie Bradburn - Published

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Second NDP leadership debate: With youth issues as ...

2017-3-27  This past Sunday in Montreal, the Federal NDP held its second leadership debate, with the same cast that was in Ottawa two weeks ago. While that debate served to introduce Canadians to the contenders, the general questions meant that the whole event was an ‘I agree, and’ fest.. This time around, the focus on youth issues showcased greater specificity, and thus brought out both different ...

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NDP’s Breen Ouellette wants doctors, other Canadians

2019-9-19  NDP’s Breen Ouellette wants doctors, other Canadians tried by international court for genocide of Indigenous people by Carlito Pablo on September 19th, 2019 at 1:09 PM 1 of 1 2 of 1

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