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e-1093 (Firearms)

42nd Parliament
Initiated by Tracey Wilson from Ottawa, Ontario, on May 17, 2017, at 2:09 p.m. (EDT)
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Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee
Firearms permits
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The Petition is open for signature until September 14, 2017, at 2:09 p.m. (EDT)

Petition to the House of Commons

Whereas:
    We, the undersigned, residents of Canada draw the attention of the House to the following: That given that the Minister of Public Safety’s unelected Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee will shape the future of firearm regulation in our country, its members must adequately understand and represent the very people affected by its recommendations, being Canada’s shooting community. Therefore, your petitioners, call upon the Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness to require individuals appointed to the Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee to have earned their Possession and Acquisition License (PAL), without which they lack a baseline understanding of the activities they are tasked with regulating.
    Calgary Nose Hill
    Conservative
    Alberta
    Open for signature : May 17, 2017, at 2:09 p.m. (EDT)
    Closed for signature : September 14, 2017, at 2:09 p.m. (EDT)
    Province / Territory
    Signatures
    Alberta
    3265
    British Columbia
    2469
    Manitoba
    493
    New Brunswick
    282
    Newfoundland and Labrador
    146
    Northwest Territories
    28
    Nova Scotia
    372
    Nunavut
    8
    Ontario
    4093
    Prince Edward Island
    45
    Quebec
    1507
    Saskatchewan
    756
    Yukon
    31
    Other Countries
    36
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