February 16, 2015

Question Period

February 16, 2015

Gerry Ritz (Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food) faces questions about the discovery of BSE (“mad cow” disease) in Canadian cattle. Jeff Watson (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Transport) responds to inquiries about an ongoing labour dispute at CP Rail. Steven Blaney (Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness) is asked about new investigative powers for CSIS that are being proposed in Bill C-51, the Anti-terrorism Act. Bob Dechert (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice) answers questions about controversial judicial appointments in Nova Scotia.