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Scott Reid is the Member of Parliament for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston

and is currently the Shadow Cabinet critic for Democratic Institutions.

He served from 2008 to 2015 as the chairman of the subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development.

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Local MP Scott Reid Unveils Results of Riding Referendum on Bill C-14

June 8, 2016

For immediate release Last week, local MP Scott Reid, along with all other Members of Parliament, voted on Bill C-14, a controversial bill that, if passed by the Senate, will allow for medically-assisted suicide for terminally ill patients.  Bill C-14 is the government’s proposed legislative response to the 2015 Carter decision by the Supreme Court of Canada, in which…

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Thousands sign e-petition for a referendum on the voting system

May 19, 2016

For immediate release Today, Conservative democratic institutions critic Scott Reid (Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston) tabled in the House of Commons an electronic petition (e-petition) signed by 14,237 Canadians in support of holding a referendum on changing the voting system. Reid made the following comments: “Today in the House of Commons, I tabled petition e-48. It bears the signatures of 14,237 Canadians who…

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How the Liberals are running out the clock on electoral reform: Scott Reid’s Op-Ed

May 18, 2016

Published in the Ottawa Citizen. Last December, when he was asked about how he’d fulfil his election promise that “2015 will be the last federal election conducted under the first-past-the-post voting system,” Justin Trudeau responded that his government would engage in what he characterized as “strong consultations.” So far, this has turned out to mean seven months of delay,…

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Local MP Scott Reid wants answers from National Research Council on groundwater in Mississippi Mills

May 12, 2016

  UPDATED — Mr. Reid has received the response from the ministry on Q-85. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE RESPONSE TO Q-85.   ———-o0o———-   March 22, 2016 Today, local MP Scott Reid submitted a written question in Parliament to the National Research Council (NRC) seeking answers on groundwater testing on and around the NRC’s National Fire Laboratory (NFL)…

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Constituency Referendum #7: Bill C-14, The Medical Assistance in Dying Act

May 10, 2016

Resources from the Office of Scott Reid, M.P.: Announcement of Constituency Referendum #7 (News release) PDF version of Scott Reid’s mail-out — Constituency Referendum #7 Results of Constituency Referendum #7 (News Release) Supreme Court of Canada ruling: Carter v. Canada — February 6, 2015 Parliamentary resources: Bill C-14 (as introduced by the government at 1st Reading) Report of the Special…

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Scott Reid is the Member of Parliament for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston

and is currently the Shadow Cabinet critic for Democratic Institutions.

He served from 2008 to 2015 as the chairman of the subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development.

More About Scott  >