October 31, 2012

Question Period

October 31, 2012

Debate opens with an exchange between Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Opposition leader Thomas Mulcair concerning the Canada–China FIPPA (Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement). There are also questions about the amount of public and parliamentary consultation on the trade agreement. The government also faces questions about reductions in the number of environmentally protected lakes, assistance for medically released RCMP and military personnel, and declining sockeye salmon populations in British Columbia’s Fraser River.