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Scott Reid is the Member of Parliament for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston. He was first elected in November 2000.

He has previously served as the Shadow Minister (or opposition critic) for Democratic Institutions (2015-2018), Deputy Opposition House Leader (2015-2016), and Deputy Government House Leader (2006-2015).

He also served as the chairman of the subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development (2008-2015).

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There’s consensus on one part of electoral reform–holding a referendum

December 7, 2016

There’s consensus on one part of electoral reform–holding a referendum SCOTT REID, MP Ottawa Citizen Published on: December 5, 2016 The Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam Monsef argues that there is no consensus among Canadians on electoral reform. When it comes to finding a consensus on an alternative to the existing First Past the Post system, she may be…

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Scott Reid wants answers from Minister Goodale & Public Safety on RCMP AEDs

December 2, 2016

Scott Reid, M.P. (Lanark–Frontenac–Kingston) placed the following written question on the Order Paper, seeking answers from Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale as to what actions have been taken since the Liberal government came to power respecting the placement of AEDs in RCMP cruisers across Canada. Read the question here. The Minister will have to respond in writing when the House…

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MP Reid Calls on the Minister of Public Safety to fulfill his own demands, and equip RCMP vehicles with AEDs

November 21, 2016

For Immediate Release, November 21, 2016- Today, Mr. Reid called on the Minister of Public Safety, Ralph Goodale, to fulfill his own private member’s motion, Motion No. 446. In 2013, Mr Goodale presented Motion No. 446, which called on the Government to “install an appropriate number and calibre of automated external defibrillators… with priority being assigned to all RCMP…

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AED Statements in the House of Commons by Scott Reid

November 21, 2016

Scott Reid’s Statements in the House of Common Regarding AEDs   June 11, 2019: Video is here. Statement is also available on the Parliamentary Hansard here. Mr. Speaker, by an unhappy coincidence, it was four years ago today that I first urged the House to place automated external defibrillators, or AEDs, into all 5,600 RCMP cruisers. Based on the…

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Scott Reid presents Conservative caucus report to ERRE

October 14, 2016

Today, Conservative democratic institutions critic Scott Reid (Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston) submitted the Conservative Party caucus report on consultations with Canadians to the Special Committee on Electoral Reform (ERRE). You can access the report here: CPC Caucus Submission to ERRE (EN–2016.10.14) CPC Caucus Submission to ERRE (FR–2016.10.14)

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Your Vote (Electoral reform background material)

September 13, 2016

Resources from the Office of Scott Reid, M.P.: PDF version of Scott Reid’s mail-out — “Politicians Want to Change What Your Vote Means” (Sept. 2016) PDF version of the Conservative caucus consultations report to ERRE, the House of Commons Special Committee on Electoral Reform (Oct. 14, 2016) Op-Eds and other publications Rona Ambrose’s Op-Ed: “It’s time to park Prime…

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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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Scott Reid is the Member of Parliament for Lanark-Frontenac-Kingston. He was first elected in November 2000.

He has previously served as the Shadow Minister (or opposition critic) for Democratic Institutions (2015-2018), Deputy Opposition House Leader (2015-2016), and Deputy Government House Leader (2006-2015).

He also served as the chairman of the subcommittee on International Human Rights of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development (2008-2015).

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