House Hansard Index: 41st Parliament Session 2: Speaker Index back

House Hansard Index: 41st Parliament Session 2: Speaker Index

Letter: Y

  • Yakabuski, J. (PC, Renfrew–Nipissing–Pembroke)

    • Aggregate transportation
      • weight restrictions, 2066
    • Agriculture Insurance Act (Amending the Crop Insurance Act, 1996), 2015 (Bill 40)
    • Airports
    • Alternative Financial Services Statute Law Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 156)
    • Automobile insurance
    • Aviation fuel tax
      • effect on jobs, 441
      • general remarks, 441
      • price mitigation programs, 441
    • Better Business Climate Act, 2014 (Bill 7)
    • Blood and blood products
      • from paid donor systems, 1382
    • Budget 2014
    • Budget 2015
    • Budget 2016
      • public consultation
        • committee hearings, 8590
    • Budget deficit, 71–72
    • Budget Measures Act, 2015 (Bill 144)
    • Budget speech 2015 (April 23, 2015)
    • Budget speech 2016 (February 25, 2016)
    • Building Opportunity and Securing Our Future Act (Budget Measures), 2014 (Bill 14)
    • Cap-and-trade
    • Cap-and-trade, economic impact
    • Child care centres, 9190
    • Child Care Modernization Act, 2014 (Bill 10)
      • second reading, 784
    • Child care reform, economic impact
      • in rural areas, 3991
    • Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act, 2016 (Bill 172)
    • Coal-fired electricity generation
    • Committees
    • Construction industry
      • collective agreements, length of open period, 557
    • Credit services, 9046–9047
    • Debt retirement charge (DRC)
    • Discrimination
    • Driver fines, collection
      • by municipality, 2117
    • Driving, distracted, 2117–2119
    • Eastern Power Limited
      • access to below-market natural gas supply, 3545–3546
    • Electoral boundaries
    • Electoral Boundaries Act, 2015 (Bill 115)
    • Electric vehicles
    • Electricity price mitigation programs
      • based on household and income size
        • Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP), 3156–3157
    • Electricity transmission
      • assessment and planning, 6204
    • Employment and Labour Statute Law Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 109)
    • Employment and unemployment
      • unemployment rate, 557
    • Ending Coal for Cleaner Air Act, 2015 (Bill 9)
    • Energy conservation
      • retrofitting for propane or oil furnaces, 7931
    • Energy contracts, fixed-rate
    • Energy industry
    • Energy rates
    • Energy rates, additional charges
    • Energy Referendum Act, 2015 (Bill 150)
      • first reading, 6702
    • Energy Statute Law Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 135)
    • Fast food menu labelling
      • general remarks, 3067
    • Fatalities
      • victims of house fire in Brampton, 5235
      • victims of Madawaska Valley shootings, 7143
    • Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, 2014 (Bill 15)
      • time allocation motion
    • Forest resources management
    • G20 law
      • regulation 233/10, 1626
    • Gas plant cancellations, 824
    • Gas plant cancellations, cost, 825
    • Gas plant cancellations, email deletion
    • Gas plant cancellations, investigation
    • Gasoline Tax Fairness for All Act, 2015 (Bill 59)
      • first reading, 1999
    • Gasoline tax revenue
    • General Motors of Canada Ltd.
      • government shares in, 2335
    • Government credit ratings, 45, 2335, 3023
    • Government debt, 440, 2334–2335, 4131–4132
    • Government orders
    • Government spending
      • general remarks, 109
    • Government tenders
    • Health Information Protection Act, 2016 (Bill 119)
    • Highway construction projects
    • Highway maintenance in winter
      • government funding, 4133
    • Highway safety in winter
      • snow and ice accumulation on vehicles, 1368
    • Highway Traffic Amendment Act (Clearing Vehicles of Snow and Ice), 2014 (Bill 44)
      • first reading, 1323
    • Home heating, natural gas
    • Hydro One Brampton, 4081–4082
    • Hydro One Inc., executive salaries
      • general remarks, 5269
    • Hydro One Inc. oversight
    • Hydro One Inc. privatization
    • Hydro One Inc. privatization, economic impact
    • Hydro One Inc. privatization, revenue
    • Hydro One Inc. privatization, review
      • report by Financial Accountability Officer, 6501
      • review by Auditor General, 3602–3603
    • Hydro One Inc. services
    • Independent child care providers (ICPs)
      • licensing, 784
    • Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)
      • role, 9198
      • transmission project procurement, 6429
    • Infrastructure for Jobs and Prosperity Act, 2015 (Bill 6)
      • second reading, 3705
    • Invasive species
      • general remarks, 2991
    • Invasive Species Act, 2015 (Bill 37)
      • second reading, 2991
    • Jobs for Today and Tomorrow Act (Budget Measures), 2016 (Bill 173)
    • Legislative procedure
    • Liberal Party
      • fundraising by Gerry Lougheed, 2478
    • Long-term energy plan (LTEP)
    • Making Healthier Choices Act, 2015 (Bill 45)
    • Maple syrup
      • products, grading system, 3447
    • Members' statements
      • Energy policies, 5884
      • Holodomor, 6646
      • Hydro rates, 3452
      • O'Brien, Del, 6437
      • Tragedy in Renfrew–Nipissing–Pembroke, 5235
      • Wilson, Jack, 765
      • Winter driving, 1368
    • Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 6284, 7130, 8392, 9689, 9970–9971
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Meningitis Awareness Day Act, 2015 (Bill 90)
      • first reading, 3730
    • Mental Health Statute Law Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 122)
    • Minimum wage
      • in other jurisdictions, 557
    • Minimum wage indexed to inflation
    • Ministerial statements
      • International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
        • responded to, 3009
    • Ministry of Correctional Services Amendment Act (Parole), 2015 (Bill 130)
      • first reading, 6012
    • Municipal election held October 27, 2014, 747–748
    • Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016 (Bill 181)
    • Municipal infrastructure, funding
      • through the Ontario Community Infrastructure Fund (OCIF), 3987–3988
    • Municipal planning, local input
      • consultation process, 4919
    • Municipalities
    • Natural gas rates
    • Nurses
      • general remarks, 567
    • Offenders
    • Offenders, monitoring of
    • Ontario Electricity Support Program
    • Ontario Energy Board
      • oversight role, 6869
    • Ontario Immigration Act, 2015 (Bill 49)
      • third reading, 4345
    • Ontario Power Generation (OPG)
      • executive salaries, 3157
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Act, 2015 (Bill 56)
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Act (Strengthening Retirement Security for Ontarians), 2016 (Bill 186)
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan, contributions
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan, economic impact
      • affordability, 9007
      • on business and labour market competition, 2173–2174
      • job losses, 2084, 9006
      • on low and middle-income earners, 2336
    • Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 80)
    • Opposition day motions
    • Oral questions
    • Pan/Parapan American Games 2015
      • comparison with similar events, 439
    • Payday loan borrowers
      • credit counselling, 9295
    • Personal health information, breaches of privacy
      • general remarks, 7309
    • Persons with mental illness
    • Petitions
    • Police record checks
    • Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015 (Bill 113)
    • Political fundraising
    • Pooled Registered Pension Plans Act, 2015 (Bill 57)
    • Power Workers' Union (PWU)
    • Prescription drugs for seniors
      • deductible, 8135
      • for low-income groups, 8591
    • Private members' public business
      • Child care
        • responded to, 3991
      • Elimination of Ground Current Pollution Act, 2016 (Bill 161)
        • second reading, 7414
      • Ending Predatory Electricity Retailing Act, 2016 (Bill 111)
      • Gasoline Tax Fairness for All Act, 2015 (Bill 59)
      • Highway Traffic Amendment Act (School Bus Camera System), 2014 (Bill 50)
      • Listening to Ontarians Act (Hydro One and Other Electricity Assets), 2015 (Bill 107)
      • Ministry of Correctional Services Amendment Act (Parole), 2015 (Bill 130)
      • Oil, Gas and Salt Resources Amendment Act (Anti-Fracking), 2015 (Bill 82)
      • Saving the Girl Next Door Act, 2016 (Bill 158)
        • second reading, 7402
      • Transportation of aggregates
      • Wind turbines
    • Probation and parole officers
    • Protecting Condominium Owners Act, 2015 (Bill 106)
      • second reading, 5130
    • Protecting the School Year Act, 2015 (Bill 103)
    • Protection of Public Participation Act, 2015 (Bill 52)
      • second reading, 2632
    • Public education campaigns – Anti-discrimination
      • International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, 3009
    • Public education campaigns – Historical/National
      • Holodomor Memorial Day, 6646
    • Public sector workers
      • compensation, 440
    • Referenda
      • on privatization of public assets, 1005
      • on ranked ballot system, 8550
    • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
      • unused contribution room, 2334
    • Renewable energy
      • cost to generate, 1710
      • procurement, 8354
    • Renewable energy projects
    • Retirement savings
    • Safeguarding Health Care Integrity Act, 2014 (Bill 21)
    • Salaries
      • general remarks, 557
    • School buses
    • Security for Courts, Electricity Generating Facilities and Nuclear Facilities Act, 2014 (Bill 35)
    • Sedentary lifestyle, 3067
    • Senior citizens
      • poverty rate, 2338
    • Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act (Supporting Survivors and Challenging Sexual Violence and Harassment), 2016 (Bill 132)
    • Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73)
    • Smart meters
    • Smoke-Free Ontario Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 178)
    • Smoking
      • adverse effects, 8373
    • Snowmobilers
    • Statements by stakeholders
      • budget 2014, 440
    • Strengthening and Improving Government Act, 2015 (Bill 85)
    • Strengthening Consumer Protection and Electricity System Oversight Act, 2015 (Bill 112)
    • Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014 (Bill 18)
    • Student grants
    • Sudbury by-election 2015
    • Sudbury by-election 2015, bribery allegations
      • questioning by police, 2829
    • Supply Act, 2015 (Bill 72)
    • Supporting Ontario's First Responders Act (Posttraumatic Stress Disorder), 2016 (Bill 163)
    • Supporting Ontario's Trails Act, 2016 (Bill 100)
    • Teacher strikes
      • general remarks, 4594–4595
      • strike termination at Durham, Rainbow and Peel schoolboards, 4611
    • Throne speech debate
    • Time allocation motions
      • Better Business Climate Act, 2014 (Bill 7)
      • Budget Measures Act, 2015 (Bill 144)
      • Employment and Labour Statute Law Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 109)
        • responded to, 7118
      • Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, 2014 (Bill 15)
      • Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 80)
      • Police Record Checks Reform Act, 2015 (Bill 113)
      • Safeguarding Health Care Integrity Act, 2014 (Bill 21)
      • Security for Courts, Electricity Generating Facilities and Nuclear Facilities Act, 2014 (Bill 35)
      • Strengthening Consumer Protection and Electricity System Oversight Act, 2015 (Bill 112)
      • Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014 (Bill 18)
      • Supporting Ontario's First Responders Act (Posttraumatic Stress Disorder), 2016 (Bill 163)
    • Tobacco products, illegal sale
      • general remarks, 3067
    • Towing industry
    • Trail access easements
    • Trails
      • significance to rural and northern Ontario, 8655
    • Transportation Statute Law Amendment Act (Making Ontario's Roads Safer), 2015 (Bill 31)
    • Tributes
      • Quilty, Leonard Joseph (former member for Renfrew South), 9747–9749
    • Union certification
    • Unions
      • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), 558
    • Waste diversion
    • Waste-Free Ontario Act, 2016 (Bill 151)
    • Wind turbine siting
    • Wind turbines
      • energy production, 6209
    • Wind turbines, offshore
      • cancellation of Trillium Power Wind 1 project, 9179
      • development, 7339
    • Workers
      • rate receiving minimum wage, 557
    • Workers Day of Mourning Act, 2016 (Bill 180)
  • Yurek, J. (PC, Elgin–Middlesex–London)

    • Addiction treatment services
      • government funding
    • Agricultural labourers
      • minimum wage, 555
    • Agriculture Insurance Act (Amending the Crop Insurance Act, 1996), 2015 (Bill 40)
    • Alcoholic beverage manufacturers
      • on-site sale of beverages from other manufacturers, 2454
    • Alternative Financial Services Statute Law Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 156)
    • Amputation due to foot ulcer
      • prevention/public education, 8950
    • Appreciation
      • Pan/Para Pan American 2015 Games athletes, 5343
      • Special Olympics Ontario athletes, 9711
    • Asthma
    • Automobile accident victims
      • medical assessment, 606
    • Automobile insurance
      • committee deputations, 776
    • Automobile insurance claims
      • private mediation, 606
    • Automobile insurance companies
      • for high-risk drivers, 604
      • managers, designation as health professionals, 604
    • Automobile insurance rates
    • Bear control
      • in municipalities, 4830
    • Better Business Climate Act, 2014 (Bill 7)
    • Bible Baptist Temple (St. Thomas) Act (Tax Relief), 2014 (Bill Pr5)
      • first reading, 766
    • Budget 2014
      • balanced budget, 73
    • Budget deficit, 72, 75
    • Budget Measures Act, 2015 (Bill 144)
    • Budget speech 2014 (July 14, 2014)
    • Budget speech 2015 (April 23, 2015)
    • Budget speech 2016 (February 25, 2016)
      • responded to, 8117
    • Building Ontario Up Act (Budget Measures), 2015 (Bill 91)
    • Climate Change Mitigation and Low-carbon Economy Act, 2016 (Bill 172)
    • Community care access centres (CCACs)
    • Community Living Ontario, 5162–5163
    • Consent and Capacity Board (CCB)
    • Correctional centres
      • intermittent centres
    • Craft brewers, 1416
    • Crown land
      • damage to land or property, 8313
    • Debt retirement charge (DRC)
      • general remarks, 260
    • Development charges
      • effect on home affordability, 5033
    • Diabetes care, 6648
    • Doctor recruitment
    • Doctor shortage
    • Doctors
    • Drivers
      • medical suspensions, 1898
    • Economic conditions, 559
    • Electoral boundaries
    • Electoral Boundaries Act, 2015 (Bill 115)
    • Electoral reform
      • recall of sitting member, 5382
    • Electronic health records (EHRs)
      • privacy protection, 6981
    • Emergency service, hospital
      • bed shortage and wait times, 5848
    • Emergency service providers
    • Employment and unemployment
      • employment rate, 1198
      • in southwestern Ontario, 1839
    • Energy rates
      • effect on business and labour market competition, 559
      • general remarks, 1836, 2806
    • Energy Statute Law Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 135)
    • Estate administration tax
    • Family dispute resolution, 6704
    • Fatalities
    • Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, 2014 (Bill 15)
    • Financial literacy
      • in school curriculum, 9050
    • Fisheries management zones (FMZs)
      • administration, 4864
    • Forest resources management
      • general remarks, 3732
    • French schools
      • overcrowding, 4629
    • French-language debates
      • Loi de 2015 sur la protection de l'année scolaire, projet de loi 103
        • deuxième lecture, 4629
    • Government advertising
      • third-party advertising
    • Government credit ratings, 73–74
    • Government debt, 73, 2805
    • Government record
      • NDP (1990–1995)
    • Government revenue, 73, 1198
    • Government spending
      • general remarks, 74
    • Great Lakes
      • algal blooms, 4867
    • Great Lakes conservation, effects on industry
      • impact on property owners, 4865
      • as impediment to development, 4869
    • Great Lakes conservation, funding
      • sufficient funding, 4867
    • Great Lakes Protection Act, 2015 (Bill 66)
    • Group homes, unlicensed
    • Health care funding
    • Health Information Protection Act, 2016 (Bill 119)
    • Highway safety
      • on Glanworth overpass, 4198
    • Horse racing industry
      • decline
        • impact on farmers, 2593
    • Hospital funding, by hospital
      • St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital, 2838
    • Hunting and trapping
    • Hydro One Inc.
      • oversight and investigation, 6851
    • Hydro One Inc. services
      • service delivery, 1013
    • Invasive species
    • Invasive Species Act, 2015 (Bill 37)
    • Invasive species inspectors
    • Invasive species legislation
      • non-compliance penalties, 1883
    • Invasive species management
      • cross-border and inteprovincial partnerships, 1889
      • general remarks, 3474
    • Invasive species management, landowners
    • Invasive species types
    • Licence plates
      • obscuring by rear-mounted racks, 9145
    • Long-term care
      • government funding, 5848
    • Manufacturing industry
      • job losses and layoffs, 261, 555
    • Medical laboratories
      • government funding
    • Medical marijuana
      • smoking regulations
        • enforcement, 8185, 9935
        • in workplaces/enclosed public spaces, 8185
    • Medical records
      • privacy breaches
        • patient notification, 9098
    • Members' statements
    • Members'/ministers' constituencies
    • Members'/ministers' expenses
    • Members'/ministers' personal narratives, 9933–9934
    • Members'/ministers' remarks
    • Mental health care
    • Mental health patients
    • Mental health patients, involuntary detention
    • Mental Health Statute Law Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 122)
    • Mining industry
    • Ministerial statements
      • Family Dispute Resolution Week
        • responded to, 6704
      • Forest industry
        • responded to, 3732
      • Lung health
      • Mining industry
      • Probation Officers' Week
        • responded to, 4098
      • Take Our Kids to Work Day
        • responded to, 1049
    • Ministry of Natural Resources
    • Multiple sclerosis disease and patients
      • access to employment and treatment, 6010
    • Municipal planning
      • advisory committee, 5033
    • Ontario Immigration Act, 2015 (Bill 49)
      • second reading, 2859
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan
      • comparable plans, 8964
      • general remarks, 74
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Act, 2015 (Bill 56)
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan Act (Strengthening Retirement Security for Ontarians), 2016 (Bill 186)
    • Ontario Retirement Pension Plan, economic impact
    • Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Act, 2015 (Bill 80)
    • Opposition day motions
      • Health care funding
      • Ontario budget
        • responded to, 7589
      • Privatization of public assets
    • Oral questions
    • Orcas
      • possession and breeding
    • Palliative care
    • Personal health information
      • accessibility
        • by health care providers, 6984
      • patient use and control, 6984
    • Personal health information, breaches of privacy
    • Persons with mental illness
    • Pesticides
      • ban, impact on farmers, 2593
    • Petitions
    • Pharmacists
    • Political fundraising
    • Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness, Research and Care Act, 2015 (Bill 141)
    • Pregnancy loss and infant death
    • Prescription drugs
      • emergency access, 8117
    • Prescription drugs for seniors
    • Private members' public business
      • Commission of Inquiry into Accessible Parking in Municipalities Act, 2016 (Bill 187)
        • second reading, 9158
      • Highway Traffic Amendment Act (Number Plates and Carrying Racks), 2016 (Bill 191)
      • Raise a Glass to Ontario Act, 2015 (Bill 67)
      • Rare diseases
      • Ryan's Law (Ensuring Asthma Friendly Schools), 2015 (Bill 20)
    • Probation and parole officers
      • appreciation, 4098
    • Production insurance
      • dedicated fund, 2592
    • Property rights
      • trespassing prevention/compensation
        • education and awareness, 8314
        • fines, 8313
    • Protecting the School Year Act, 2015 (Bill 103)
    • Provincial and demonstration schools
    • Public education campaigns – Children and families
      • Family Dispute Resolution Week, 6704
    • Public education campaigns – Community development
      • Random Act of Kindess Day, 2428
    • Public education campaigns – Education
      • Take Our Kids to Work Day, 1049
    • Public education campaigns – Environment
      • Wildlife Conservation Day, 1793
    • Public education campaigns – Health
      • Community Health and Wellbeing Week, 5781
      • Daffodil Month, 8408
      • Diabetes Awareness Month, 6648
      • Epilepsy Awareness Month, 8256–8257
      • Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day, 5062
      • Lung Month, 6486, 6808–6809
      • Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month, 9643–9644
      • Myalgic Encephalomyelitis, Fibromyalgia and Multiple Chemical Sensitivities Awareness Day, 9259–9260
      • National Colorectal Cancer Month, 8082–8083
      • Parkinson's Awareness Month, 8501–8502
      • Pharmacist Awareness Month, 7864–7865
    • Public education campaigns – Professional associations and occupations
      • Probation Officers' Week, 4098
    • Public Sector and MPP Accountability and Transparency Act, 2014 (Bill 8)
    • Rare diseases
    • Referenda
      • on privatization of public assets, 1013
    • Ryan's Law (Ensuring Asthma Friendly Schools), 2015 (Bill 20)
    • School boards
    • Schools
      • anti-bullying legislation, compliance, 370–371
    • Security for Courts, Electricity Generating Facilities and Nuclear Facilities Act, 2014 (Bill 35)
      • second reading, 1449
    • Senior citizens
    • Smart Growth for Our Communities Act, 2015 (Bill 73)
    • Smoke-Free Ontario Amendment Act, 2016 (Bill 178)
    • Solar farms, 5031
    • Statements by stakeholders
    • Stocks/bonds
      • Ontario Savings Bonds, 74
    • Strengthening and Improving Government Act, 2015 (Bill 85)
    • Strengthening Consumer Protection and Electricity System Oversight Act, 2015 (Bill 112)
    • Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014 (Bill 18)
    • Sudbury by-election 2015
    • Sudbury by-election 2015, bribery allegations
      • general remarks, 2542
      • against Gerry Lougheed, 5277
      • investigation, 2780
      • questioning by police, 2888
    • Supply Act, 2015 (Bill 72)
    • Supporting Ontario's Trails Act, 2016 (Bill 100)
    • Surgical procedures
    • Throne speech debate
    • Time allocation motions
      • Electoral Boundaries Act, 2015 (Bill 115)
      • Fighting Fraud and Reducing Automobile Insurance Rates Act, 2014 (Bill 15)
        • responded to, 776
    • Tobacco, contraband
      • general remarks, 8187
      • sale to youth, 9934
    • Trail access easements
      • forced or voluntary agreements, 8314
      • transferability, 8313
    • Transfer payments
    • Tributes
      • Kierzkowski, Alexandre Ėdouard, 9909
      • Monteith, Ken (former warden for Elgin County), 3234
      • Pope John Paul II, 9536
    • Vision care
      • eye examinations, 6648
    • Voter participation
    • Wetlands conservation, 7902
    • Wildlife management
      • moose population, 1481
    • Wildlife protection
      • from illegal killing, 1793
    • Wind turbine siting
      • community input/opposition, 8152
      • local decision-making, 8856
      • local support, 382–383
    • Youth
      • exposure to the workplace, 1049
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