The Minister of Public Safety, Vic Toews, has tabled in Parliament proposed Firearms Information Regulations (Non-Restricted Firearms) so that businesses would not be required as a condition of a licence to collect and keep point-of-sale data with respect to long guns. Our Government has successfully passed legislation to scrap the wasteful and ineffective long-gun registry once and for all. […]
Tallinn, Estonia – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, Chair, of the Canadian North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Parliamentary Association, was pleased recently to lead the Canadian Delegation to the NATO Plenary session in Tallinn, Estonia. “As a forum that brings together European and North American legislators who share membership in a common alliance, the NATO Parliamentary […]
Chalk River, Ontario –Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke was pleased recently to welcome Federal Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver to the Chalk River Laboratories of Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL). “I am pleased that Minister Oliver responded favourably to my open invitation to tour the Chalk River laboratories to witness first-hand the work that is […]
(Above) MP Cheryl Gallant with volunteers at the launch of the TruckSTOP Campaign Arnprior, Ontario – On April 20th, 2012, Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, on behalf of the Honourable Vic Toews, Minister of Public Safety, reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to the fight against human trafficking at an awareness campaign launch at the Arnprior […]
June 2012 will mark the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812, an important milestone in Canada’s history and national identity. The Government of Canada recognizes the War of 1812 as a defining moment in the history of our nation and has big plans to commemorate this event of national and international significance. The 200th […]
ROME, ITALY February 18, 2012 – At the request of the Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada, Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, as a member of Canadian Delegation, attended the ceremony for the elevation of Archbishop Thomas C. Collins to the College of Cardinals in Rome. The ceremony was held at […]
Ottawa, Ontario—In a historic vote in the House of Commons that represents years of hard work, Members of Parliament voted to scrap the billion dollar liberal long gun registry. The Conservative legislation now goes to the Senate to be voted on before receiving Royal Assent. “This victory is shared with everyone who never lost faith […]
I would like to thank my Parliamentary colleagues for electing me to the position of Chair, of the Canada-North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Parliamentary Association. Their vote of confidence in my ability to represent Canadian interests in an important forum like NATO is truly humbling. The NATO Parliamentary Assembly was established in 1955 to […]
On Tuesday, the Harper Government introduced legislation to scrap the wasteful and ineffective long-gun registry.
On Tuesday, Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, introduced the Keeping Canada’s Economy & Jobs Growing Act.