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Toward the legalization, regulation and restriction of access to marijuana

The Government of Canada has formed a Task Force on marijuana legalization and regulation. The Task Force will seek input on the design of a new system to legalize, strictly regulate and restrict access to Read More

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TSW Up-grades in Port Severn Announced

Great announcement for Simcoe North by The Honourable Maryam Monsef as the Government of Canada pledges $267 M over 5 years for capital projects along the Trent-Severn Waterway (TSW). $13.8 million will be spent on Read More

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New Horizons for Seniors; Call for Community-Based Project Proposals

I encourage all eligible organizations to submit community-based projects under the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) that enable seniors to share their knowledge, skills and experiences with others, and help communities increase their capacity Read More

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Statement in House of Commons on 2016 Leacock Award, June 14, 2016

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150th Commemorative Photograph in Parliament Hill – June 8/1866-2016

On June 8, 1866, the Legislature of the Province of Canada met for the first time in the original Parliament Building in Ottawa. This was also the first day of the final session of that Read More

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New Horizons For Seniors Grant Award

I recently had the privilege of presenting a $25,000 award to a local  group under the New Horizons For Seniors program (NHSP). The Program provides funding for projects that encourage seniors to play an important Read More

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Announcing Canada 150 Funding for Simcoe North Projects

The 150th anniversary of Confederation is a unique opportunity to bring Canadians together and strengthen our connections to our communities. The Government of Canada supports and promotes Canada 150 activities, which revolve around four key themes: Read More

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Bruce Stanton Responds to Bill C-14, Legislation on Medical Assistance In Dying

Dear Friends, Following the introduction of the government’s proposed legislation on medical-assistance in dying, Bill C-14, I have reviewed the bill and the feedback I received on this issue and concluded that I will be Read More

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Persons Case Awards 2016 – Celebrating progress toward gender equality

Canadians have until June 24 to submit nominations for the Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case   May 4, 2016 On behalf of Status of Women Canada, Bruce Stanton, Member of Parliament for Simcoe North Read More

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Our Simcoe North Stands Up To Bullying

I was very pleased and proud to have my Midland constituency office picked as one of the venues for International Day Of Pink.  April 13th, 2015 marked the International Day of Pink. It is a day where communities across Read More

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