Hansard: Index

HOUSE INDEX - 1st Session - 43rd Legislature

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Keira's Law

Members' statements

Lamoureux, 968

Kennedy, Nellie (Assiniboia) NDP

Assiniboia West Recreation Association

Members' statements, 505-506

Birth control

Universal access announcement, 284-285

Budget 2024

Early learning and child care, 1010-1011

Community Foundation Day Act (Commemoration of Days, Weeks and Months Act Amended) (Bill 202)

2 R

Debate, 898-899

Cost of living

Throne Speech, 253

Disabilities, persons with

Equal Opportunities West, 64

Early learning and child care

Initiatives in Budget 2024, 1010-1011

Education system

Islamophobia and anti-Semitism

Education combating in curriculum, 638

Throne Speech, 253

Equal Opportunities West

Members' statements, 64

Gaza war

Palestinians killed and injured, number of, 678

Government Motion

That the Legislative Assembly affirm its commitment to immediately call for a ceasefire in the Israel and Gaza war to address the famine crisis, 677-678

Grace Hospital

Acute-care bed announcement, 203

Health-care system

Throne Speech, 253

Islamic Heritage Month Act (Commemoration of Days, Weeks and Months Act Amended) (Bill 207)

1 R, 596

2 R

Opening statement, 635-637

Questions, 637-639

Islamophobia

Education to combat in school curriculum, 638

Manitoba Emblems Amendment Act (Provincial Stone) (Bill 201)

2 R

Debate, 544-546

Manitoba Islamic Association, 635

Members' acknowledgements, 251-252

Members' statements

Assiniboia West Recreation Association, 505-506

Equal Opportunities West, 64

Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 252, 545, 636

Muslim community

Consultations re: Bill 207, 637

Contribution to Manitoba, 638

History in Manitoba, 635

Islamic heritage month (selection of October), 638

Population in Manitoba, 635

Oral Questions

Early learning and child care

Initiatives in Budget 2024, 1010-1011

Grace Hospital emergency room

Acute-care bed announcement, 203

School nutrition programs

Funding announcement, 515

Universal access to birth control

Government announcement, 284-285

Politicians/politics

Diversity in, 254

Postpartum Depression Association of Manitoba, 253

Resolutions

Calling on the federal government to reduce corporate food waste

Questions, 826-827

Commitment to keeping Manitoba public insurance publicly owned

Questions, 353

School nutrition programs

Funding announcement, 515

Senior citizens

Throne Speech, 253

Throne Speech

Cost of living, 253

Debate, 251-254

Education system, 253

Health care, 253

Senior citizens, 253

Tyndall stone

Fossils in, 546

Heritage stone designation, 546

Legislative Assembly building, 546

Kerbrat, Terrell

Member statement

Johnson, 130

Khan, Obby (Fort Whyte) PC

Adult learning centres

In Manitoba, 536

Adult Literacy Act (Bill 5)

2 R

Debate, 531-537

Affordability

Gas prices, concern for, 917

Affordability measures

Carbon tax vs. fuel tax, 470-471

Agriculture industry

Dyed diesel fuel, 112-113

Anti-Semitism, 682

Arts, Culture and Sport in Community Fund

Funding concerns, 729-730

Borovich, Vanessa

Members' statements, 63-64

Budget 2024

Class sizes, 970-971

Debate, 1015-1019

Education property tax, increase concerns, 970-971

Canada Pension Plan

Alberta withdrawal from, 489

Carbon tax

Cost of living, 120

Government position, 730

Home heating bills, exemption for, 26-27, 117, 455

Increases and affordability concerns, 772-773

Savings if eliminated, 452

Upcoming increase

Federal rebate for business, 704

Class sizes

Priority concerns-Budget 2024, 970-971

Committee of Supply

Interim Supply, 713-719

Committee of the Whole

Interim Appropriation Act, 2024 (Bill 25), 783-788, 792-794

Cost of living

Affordability, 115

Carbon tax, 120

Education property taxes

Increase concerns-Budget 2024, 970-971

Education system

Islamophobia and anti-Semitism

Education combating in curriculum, 638, 641

Employment Standards Code Amendment Act (Bill 9)

2 R

Debate, 886-888, 928-932

Questions, 878-880

Energy capacity

Concern for, 726

Financial Literacy Month, 127

Fossil fuels

Environmental protection, 462

Transition from, 727

Fuel Tax Amendment Act (Fuel Tax Holiday) (Bill 3)

2 R

Debate, 115-121

Questions, 112-114

Fuel tax rate

Saving concerns, 512

Upcoming increase, affordability concerns, 772-773

Fuel tax rate reduction

Dyed diesel, agriculture industry, 112-113

Expiry of, 726

Extension, 115, 135

Farm equipment, 112, 118

Fuel types, request to include, 115-116, 135, 198-199, 240-241

Permanent reduction, 116, 241

Proposed amendments to Bill 3, 287

Savings, 452

Vehicle types, 113, 116-118

Gas prices

Affordability concerns, 917

Gaza war

Humanitarian aid, 630, 680

Israeli hostages, 626

Government Motion

That the Assembly condemn efforts that put the pensions of all Canadians at risk and affirm collective support for the Canada Pension Plan and measures that strengthen the national pension plan, 488-492

That the Legislative Assembly affirm its commitment to immediately call for a ceasefire in the Israel and Gaza war to address the famine crisis, 625-631, 678-684

Greenhouse gas emissions

Carbon tax, 455-456

Heat pumps

Installation costs, 453

Home heating

Alternative power sources, 727

Geothermal systems, installation costs, 727-728

Interim Appropriation Act, 2024 (Bill 25)

2 R

Debate, 725-731

Questions, 721, 723-724

C/3 R, 798-799

Committee of the Whole, 783-788, 792-794

Islamic Heritage Month Act (Commemoration of Days, Weeks and Months Act Amended) (Bill 207)

2 R

Debate, 639-641

Questions, 637-639

Islamophobia

Education to combat in school curriculum, 638, 641

General comments, 682

Linden Woods constituency

Holiday celebrations, 467-468

Literacy

Labour productivity, 532-533

Types of, 533

Manitoba Hydro

Debt servicing costs, 729

Meyers Norris Penny report re: finances, 724, 727

Rates, government intention, 728

Termination of employment, 726-727

Manitoba Islamic Association, 639

Matters of Privilege

Raised by the Member for Fort Whyte regarding the manner in which the Minister of Finance responded to questions on Bill 3, 805-811

Members' statements

Borovich, Vanessa, 63-64

Linden Woods holiday celebrations, 467-468

Ramadan, 601-602

Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 531-532

Ministerial statements

Financial Literacy Month, 127

Muslim community

Consultations re: Bill 207, 637

Contributions throughout history, 640

Oral Questions

Affordability measures

Carbon tax vs. fuel tax, 470-471

Carbon and fuel tax increases

Affordability concerns, 772-773

Carbon tax on home heating bills

Request for Manitoba exemption, 26-27

Education property taxes

Increase concerns-Budget 2024, 970-971

Fuel tax amendment act

Exemption for all fuel types, 198-199

Extension request, 135

Fairness in application, 135

Request for permanent reduction, 241

Request to include all fuel types, 240-241

Fuel Tax Amendment Act

Proposed amendments to Bill 3, 287

Fuel tax rate

Saving concerns, 512

Gas pricing

Affordability concerns, 917

Property taxes

Increase concerns, 1007

Provincial finances

Spending plans, 66-67

Provincial taxes

Affordability concerns, 704-705

Restaurant and food service sector

Meeting with finance minister, 606-607

Upcoming carbon tax increase

Federal rebate for business, 704

Property taxes

Increase concerns, 1007

Provincial expenditures

Interim appropriation, 717-718

Provincial finances

Capital expenditure amount, 715-716

Operating expenditures, 714, 718

Spending plans, 66-67

Provincial taxes

Affordability concerns, 704-705

Ramadan

Members' statements, 602

Resolutions

Calling on the provincial government to remove the federal carbon tax on home heating bills for Manitobans

Opening statement, 451-453

Questions, 454-456

Restaurant and food service sector

Meeting with finance minister, 606-607

Kildonan-River East constituency

Schott, 229

Kinew, Hon. Wab (Fort Rouge) NDP

Affordability

Gas prices, concern for, 917

Affordability measures

Carbon tax vs. fuel tax, 470-471

Agriculture industry

Carbon tax exemption, 133-134

Fuel and carbon taxes, production costs, 134-135

An Act Respecting the Administration of Oaths of Office

1 R, 13-14

Anti-Semitism, 597

Bail monitoring unit

Timeline for launch, 662-663

Bail reform

Government intention, 564-567

Request for plan to address, 197-198

Bills

Employment Standards Code Amendment and Interpretation Amendment Act (Orange Shirt Days) (Bill 4), 126

Brandon Manitoba

Downtown community safety patrol, 663-664

Budget 2024

Income and property taxes, 950

NDP election platform, 968-969

Carbon tax

Affordability concerns, 239-240

Agriculture industry, exemption for, 133-134

Agriculture production costs, 134-135

Government management record, 204

Government position, 1004-1005

Home heating bills, exemption for, 25-27, 104, 369-370

Request to eliminate, 917-918, 924

Upcoming increase

Call for government to oppose, 770, 916-917

Federal rebate for business, 704-705

Child and Family Services

Call for public inquiry, 863

Children in care

Incidents involving

Response request from Families Minister, 862-863

Public safety concerns, 951

Request for debate, 514-515

Community safety

Throne Speech, 295

Conservation officer services

Funding concerns, 976

Diabetics/diabetes

Increased rates of

Request for plan to address, 245

Downtown community safety patrol

Request for Brandon program, 663-664

Economic Development Secretariat

Government decision to dissolve, 103

Economy

Development strategy, 294-295

Education Property Tax Credit

Affordability concerns, 509-510, 511

Government intention, 377, 410-411

Education system

Louis Riel history curriculum, 142-143

Michif language in curriculum, 143-144

Emergency room services

Wait times, request for plan to address, 71

Employment Standards Code Amendment and Interpretation Amendment Act (Orange Shirt Day) (Bill 4), 126

1 R, 126

2 R

Opening statement, 312-314

Questions, 314-315

C/3 R, 418-419

Financial forecast

Taxes and the economy, impact on, 370

Fossil fuel advertising (Bill C-372)

Government position, 611

Fuel tax rate reduction

Fuel types, request to include, 240-241

Future gas prices, 280

Impact on grocery prices, 303-304

Permanent reduction, 241

Request for extension, 862

Gas prices

Affordability concerns, 917

Gaza war

Famine, 597

Human rights, 598

Israeli hostages, 598

Government Statement

The Premier made a statement apologizing on behalf of the Manitoba Government regarding Edward Ambrose and Richard Beauvais who were switched at birth in 1955 in a hospital north of Winnipeg, 911-913

Grace Hospital

Wait times, request to address, 31

Health Sciences Centre

Nurse safety, request for security plan, 309-310

Health-care aides

Ten Ten Sinclair Housing strike

Quality of care concerns, 604-605

Health-care system

Budget intention, 414

Throne Speech, 294

Health-care workers

Recruitment and retention

Competitive tax environment, 1005-1006

Home-care services

Funding, 374

Homeless/homelessness

Ending chronic homelessness, 295

Human rights

Gaza war, 598

Imperial Oil pipeline shutdown

Carbon tax, impact on fuel prices, 862

Fuel supply concerns, 861

International students

Provincial nominee certificate request, 776

Labour

Replacement workers, legislation preventing, 475

Legislative session

Child care, education and health care

Government management record, 288-289

Louis Riel Act (Bill 2)

1 R, 59

2 R

Opening statement, 141-142

Questions, 142-144

C/3 R, 430-431

C/3 R, 430-431

Matters of Privilege

Raised by the Member for Interlake-Gimli alleging that the First Minister misled Manitobans by discussing the firing of an individual from the Economic Development Secretariat, 126

Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 293-294

Mental health strategy

Plan for youth services, 283

Michif language

School curriculum, 143-144

Ministerial statements

Call for ceasefire in Gaza, 17-18, 596-598

Indigenous Languages Day, 963-965

Mulroney, Right Honourable Brian

Acknowledgements to family and colleagues on his death, 508-509

New Democratic Party of Manitoba (NDP)

Election platform, request for funding plan, 104

Nurses/nursing

Labour shortage, plan to address, 108

Request for security plan--HSC, 309-310

Oral Questions

2024 tax rebates and credits

Government intention, 409-410

Affordability measures

Carbon tax vs. fuel tax, 470-471

Bail monitoring unit

Timeline for launch, 662-663

Bail reform

Government intention, 564-567

Budget 2024

NDP election platform, 968-969

Carbon tax

Request to eliminate, 917-918, 924

Carbon tax and agriculture industry

Request for Manitoba exemption, 133-134

Carbon tax on home heating bills

Request for Manitoba exemption, 25-27, 104, 369-370

Carbon tax, ministerial responses and fuel tax

Government management record, 204

Child care, education and health care

Government management record, 288-289

Child welfare system

Call for public inquiry, 863

Children in CFS care

Public safety concerns, 951

Request for debate, 514-515

Conservation officers

Funding concerns, 976

Death of former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney

Acknowledgements to family and colleagues, 508-509

Downtown community safety patrol

Request for Brandon program, 663-664

Economic Development Secretariat

Government decision to dissolve, 103

Education property tax rebate

Government intention, 377, 410-411

Education property taxes

Affordability concerns, 509-510, 511

Emergency room wait times

Request for plan to address, 71

Expiry of fuel tax and carbon tax increase

Affordability concerns for Manitobans, 239-240

Federal Bill C-372-Fossil Fuel Advertising

Government position, 611

Fuel and carbon taxes

Agriculture production costs, 134-135

Fuel Tax Amendment Act

Future gas prices, 280

Impact on grocery prices, 303-304

Request for permanent reduction, 241

Request to include all fuel types, 240-241

Gas pipeline shutdown

Fuel supply concerns, 861

Gas pricing

Affordability concerns, 917

Health-care budget

Government intention, 414

Health-care worker recruitment and retention

Competitive tax environment concerns, 1005-1006

Home-care services

Funding inquiry, 374

Incidents involving children in CFS care

Response request from Families Minister, 862-863

Income and property taxes

Budget 2024 plans, 950

Increase in diabetes rates

Request for plan to address, 245

International students in Manitoba

Provincial nominee certificate request, 776

NDP election platform

Request for funding plan, 104

Nurse labour shortage

Request for plan to address, 108

Pause to the gas tax

Request for extension, 862

Pipeline shutdown and carbon tax

Impact on fuel prices, 862

Premier's office staff

Conflict concerns, 771-772

Provincial bail reform

Request for plan to address, 197-198

Provincial carbon tax

Government position, 1004-1005

Provincial deficit forecast

Election campaign platform, 414-415

Provincial finances

Borrowing inquiry, 703-704

Management concerns, 281, 312

Spending plans, 65-67

Provincial financial forecast

Impact on taxes and the economy, 370

Tax increase concerns, 469-470

Provincial fiscal forecast

Tax increase concerns, 408-409

Provincial Nominee Program

Application processing wait times, 1010

Provincial taxes

Affordability concerns, 704-705

Government intention, 603-604

Psychotherapy services

Regulation recommendation, 282-283

Safety of nurses working at HSC

Request for security plan, 309-310

Skilled trades-worker shortage

Apprenticeship-journeyman ratios, 1011-1012

Southern health physician shortage

ER hours of operation and obstetric services, 202

Surgical and diagnostic capacity

Update on service agreements, 969-970

Surgical and diagnostic services

Wait times data removed from website, 305

Wait times removed from website, 285

Ten Ten Sinclair Housing-Health-care aide strike

Quality of care concerns for residents, 604-605

Upcoming carbon tax increase

Federal rebate for business, 704-705

Upcoming federal carbon tax increase

Request for province to oppose, 916-917

Upcoming increase to carbon tax

Call for government to oppose, 770

Veterinarian training seats

Request to fund seats, 775

Victoria General Hospital

Timeline for new ER, 138

Wait times at Grace Hospital

Request for government to address, 31

West Broadway shooting

Community safety concerns, 196-197

Condolences to families, 133

Workplace replacement workers

Request for legislation to ban, 475

Youth mental health strategy

Request for government plan, 283

Physicians

Shortage--rural/northern Manitoba, 202

Points of Order

P/O by Stefanson regarding a statement made by the Premier stating the budget for the Art, Culture and Sport in Community Fund was not made, 477-478

Premier's office staff

Conflict concerns, 771-772

Provincial finances

Borrowing inquiry, 703-704

Deficit forecast

Election campaign platform, 414-415

Forecast and tax increase concerns, 408-409, 469-470

Management concerns, 281, 312

Spending plans, 65-67

Provincial Nominee Program

Application processing wait times, 1010

Provincial taxes

Affordability concerns, 704-705

Psychotherapy services

Regulation recommendation, 282-283

Residential schools

Webstad, Phyllis, experience at, 418

Riel, Louis

Consultations re: Bill 2, 142

First Premier of Manitoba, honorary title, 141, 431

School curriculum, 142-143

Southern Health Region

ER hours of operation and obstetric services, 202

Surgical and diagnostic capacity

Update on service agreements, 969-970

Surgical and diagnostic services

Wait times data removed from website, 285, 305

Tax rebates and credits

Government intention for 2024, 409-410

Taxes - provincial

Government intention, 603-604

Income and property taxes

Budget 2024 plans, 950

Ten Ten Sinclair Housing

Health-care aide strike

Quality of care concerns for residents, 604-605

Throne Speech

Community safety, 295

Debate, 292-296

Health care, 294

Trades

Apprenticeship-journeyman ratios, 1011-1012

Veterinarian training seats

Request to fund seats, 775

Victoria General Hospital

Timeline for new ER, 138

West Broadway shooting

Community safety concerns, 196-197

Condolences to families, 133

Youth

Mental health strategy for, 283

King, Trevor (Lakeside) PC

Agriculture industry

Fuel and carbon taxes, production costs, 458

Aquaculture, 261

Building Sustainable Communities

Inquiry into future of program, 607

Building Sustainable Communities program

Inquiry into application delays, 569-570

Carbon tax

Agriculture production costs, 458

Home heating bills, exemption for, 459

Municipalities, 459

Throne Speech, 262

CentrePort South

Development project, infrastructure commitment, 106-107

Cockrill, Aaron

Members' statements, 280

Community Foundation Day Act (Commemoration of Days, Weeks and Months Act Amended) (Bill 202)

2 R

Questions, 891-892

Cost of living

Fuel costs, 458

Critical Minerals Strategy, 262

Economy

Development of, 261

Enterprise Machine Intelligence and Learning Initiative (EMILI), 660

Firefighters Recognition Day Act (Commemoration of Days, Weeks and Months Act Amended) (Bill 200)

2 R

Questions, 343

Firefighters/firefighting

Municipal recognition of, 343

Fuel Tax Amendment Act (Fuel Tax Holiday) (Bill 3)

2 R

Questions, 113

Fuel tax rate reduction

Municipal consultations, 113, 137-138

Lakeside constituency, 261

Manitoba Emblems Amendment Act (Provincial Stone) (Bill 201)

2 R

Questions, 444

Members' acknowledgements, 263-264

Members' statements

Cockrill, Aaron, 280

Rutherford Farms, 660

Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 260-261, 263

Ministerial statements

Municipal government awareness week, 129

Municipal government awareness week, 129

Municipalities

Consultations re: Bill 3, 137-138

Provincial transfers, funding levels, 285

Natural disasters

Flood/drought preparation, 261

Oral Questions

Building Sustainable Communities program

Inquiry into application delays, 569-570

Inquiry into future of program, 607

CentrePort development project

Infrastructure commitment inquiry, 106-107

Fuel Tax Amendment Act

Municipal funding concerns, 137-138

Provincial transfers to municipalities

Request for funding levels, 285

Water infrastructure

Funding inquiry, 958

Reconciliation

Throne Speech, 262

Recreational facilities

Throne Speech, 262

Resolutions

Calling on the provincial government to remove the federal carbon tax on home heating bills for Manitobans

Debate, 458-459

Questions, 455

Rutherford Farms

Members' statements, 660

Seniors advocate office

Throne Speech, 262

Sports

Cockerill, Aaron (golf), 280

Throne Speech

Carbon tax, 262

Debate, 260-264

Economic reconciliation, 262

Recreational facilities, 262

Seniors advocate, 262

Water and sewer services

Infrastructure funding, 958

Water management, 261

General comments, 261

Koats for Kids

Altomare, 303

Kostyshyn, Hon. Ron (Dauphin) NDP

Agriculture industry

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week, 599

Education Property Tax Credit, 471-472

KPPA agricultural producer

New water licence, 954-955

Request to remove carbon tax, 28-29

Animal overpopulation

One Health program funding, 774

Request for funding to address, 665-666

Bardelli, Marcos

Members' statements, 661-662

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week, 599

Carbon tax

Agriculture industry, exemption for, 28-29

Food prices, 923

Department of Agriculture

Annual Report March 31, 2023, 17

Education Property Tax Credit

Exemption for homes and farms, 472

Tax relief for agriculture industry, 471-472

Fuel tax rate reduction

Fuel types, request to include, 241-242, 285

Grocery stores, tax inquiry, 288

Grocery prices

Carbon tax, 923

NDP election platform, 773-774

Holodomor Memorial Day, 99

Humane Society

One Health program funding, 774

Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation

Annual Report March 31, 2023, 17

Manitoba Farm Products Marketing Council

Annual Report October 11, 2023, 19

Members' statements

Bardelli, Marcos, 661-662

Daniel "Danny" Schur, 302

Ministerial statements

Canadian Agricultural Safety Week, 599

Holodomor Memorial Day, 99

Invasion of Ukraine-2nd anniversary, 503

Obsolete Brewing Company, 661-662

Oral Questions

Agriculture industry

Request to remove carbon tax, 28-29

Animal overpopulation

One Health program funding, 774

Request for funding to address, 665-666

Carbon tax

Food prices, 923

Education property tax rebate

Exemption for homes and farms, 472

Tax relief for agriculture industry, 471-472

Fuel Tax Amendment Act

Exemption for all fuel types, 285

Request to include propane and dyed gas, 241-242

Grocery prices

NDP election platform, 773-774

Grocery stores

Tax inquiry, 288

KPPA agricultural producer

New water licence, 954-955

Resolutions

Calling on the provincial government to remove the federal carbon tax on agriculture

Debate, 905-908

Schur, Daniel "Danny"

Members' statements, 302

Ukraine war

Ministerial statements, 503

Ukrainian refugees

In Manitoba, 503

 

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