Protecting Disabled Canadians

On November 5th, 2012, Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke introduced Bill C-462, the Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act

If passed, the Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act will restrict the fees charged to disabled Canadians by third party consultants to complete the form to receive the disability tax credit

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Latest News on Bill C-462, The Disability Tax Credit Promoters Restrictions Act

Cheryl Gallant Delivers Defibrillators to Kinsmen Pool in Pembroke

March 26, 2015

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased visit the Kinsmen Pool to see the recently installed Automated External Defibrillator (AED). The Defibrillator was funded through a partnership between our Conservative Federal Government and the Heart and Stroke Foundation. “I am happy to hear that the staff has already been trained to use […]

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Cheryl Gallant Announces Accessibility Funding Call for Proposals

March 21, 2015

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased announce that the Federal Government has announced a new call for proposals under the Enabling Accessibility Fund’s (EAF) Community Accessibility Stream. “Many of our communities have seen the benefits of the Enabling Accessibility Program, most recently in Cobden at the Whitewater Regional Office,” said MP […]

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Cheryl Gallant Requests Federal Oversight into Ontario Hydro “Smart Meters” Scandal

March 18, 2015

Renfrew County, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke has confirmed she has requested the Federal Minister of Industry, the Honourable James Moore, intervene in the Ontario Hydro One smart meters scandal. While the provincial government is responsible for the crippling high electricity rates that have hollowed out the manufacturing sector in Ontario, Industry Canada regulates things like […]

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Cheryl Gallant Welcomes Enhanced Lifetime Support for Injured Veterans and their Families

March 12, 2015

Garrison Petawawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, welcomed the announcement of a proposed new financial benefit  aimed at providing financial stability to Veterans who are moderately to severely disabled and their families. “As the Member of Parliament for Garrison Petawawa, the largest army base in Canada, I care about the treatment our soldiers and veterans receive,” […]

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Protecting Children

March 5, 2015

This past month Parliament has been debating Bill C-26, Tougher Penalties for Child Predators Act. If anything demonstrates the need for this legislation, it is the recent report that after being charged last December, a Canadian has been sentenced to 7 years in prison for molesting a child in a third-world country. In 2013, this individual […]

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Cheryl Gallant Voted Chair of the Conservative Nuclear Industry Caucus

February 24, 2015

Photo: (L to R) Cheryl Gallant, MP meeting this week with George Christidis, Director Federal Affairs Ontario Power Generation; Dr. John Barrett, President & CEO Canadian Nuclear Association; Cheryl Gallant, MP; Steve Copeland, Senior Advisor Regulatory Affairs Bruce Power Ottawa, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, was pleased to be voted unanimously as Chair of the Conservative Nuclear […]

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Cheryl Gallant Delivers Gas Tax Funding for Town of Renfrew

February 20, 2015

Renfrew, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to visit Queen Street in Renfrew to announce $237,955.59 in Federal Gas Tax Funding. “One of the important requirements of municipalities is the provision of long-term, predictable funding for infrastructure,” said MP Gallant. “The Gas Tax refund provides certainty so that plans to maintain the […]

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Cheryl Gallant Presents Shirley Olmstead with WWII Veteran Tribute Pin

February 19, 2015

Deep River, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was pleased to present Shirley Olmstead of Barry’s Bay with a World War II Veteran tribute pin and certificate. Mr. Olmstead served in the Italian theatre until 1944, when he was taken as a Prisoner of War. “In commemoration of his service to our country during […]

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Cheryl Gallant Presents Jack Wilson with MP Commendation

February 19, 2015

Laurentian Valley, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, M.P. for Renfrew—Nipissing—Pembroke, was honoured to present Pembroke’s Jack Wilson with an MP Commendation for his commitment to public service. “For his over fifty years of service to the people of Laurentian Valley Township, I pleased to present Jack with an MP Commendation,” said MP Gallant. “As my mayor […]

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Cheryl Gallant Hosts Successful Canada Post Consultation

February 10, 2015

Pembroke, Ontario – Cheryl Gallant, MP recently hosted a successful meeting at the site of the original redstone Pembroke Post Office regarding changes at the Crown Corporation Canada Post. Joining Cheryl for a round table discussion were Maurice Levesque, Grand Knight, Pembroke Knights of Columbus; Audrey Edwards, Carefor Community Outreach, Pembroke; Donald Rath, Masons Renfrew; […]

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