Tuesday: Today in Politics and Podcast

Tuesday: Today in Politics and Podcast

January 30, 2018 6amET


On today’s order paper in the House of Commons: a Senate bill (S-5) to institute plain packaging for tobacco products, and regulate vaping products (including e-cigarettes).

The government legislation would increase Health Canada regulation restrict advertising of vaping products, and prohibit flavoured products designed for youth.

Also on today’s schedule: Bill S-2 at report stage. And Bill C-348, designed to help persons with disabilities better access federal programs, is debated at second reading.

Outside the chamber, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to reporters at 12:45pm ET / 9:45am PT.

-Andrew Thomson

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