March 8, 2013

Question Period

March 8, 2013

The government faces questions from NDP MP Nycole Turmel about the appointment of an interim Parliamentary Budget Officer. On the occasion of International Women’s Day, there are inquiries about the closure of twelve Status of Women offices, pay equity, and other issues affecting women. Other topics of debate include changes to the Employment Insurance program, the availability of French services in private companies under federal jurisdiction, and upcoming negotiations for a global arms treaty.