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e-1133 (Fishing industry)

Initiated by Steve Hamilton from Prince george, British Columbia

Original language of petition: English

Petition to the House of Commons in Parliament assembled

  • The Trudeau Liberal government has repeatedly cut funding to the Salmonid Enhancement Program in the 2016 and 2017 federal budgets;
  • The Salmonid Enhancement Program provides funding essential to education and conservation activities benefiting Pacific salmon fisheries;
  • Funding cuts to the Salmonid Enhancement Program will eliminate education and conservation activities supporting Pacific salmon fisheries;
We, the undersigned, Citizens of Canada, call upon the House of Commons in Parliament assembled to restore funding for the Salmonid Enhancement Program to support the promotion and conservation of Pacific salmon fisheries.
Government response tabled on April 29, 2019 (Sessional Paper No. 8545-421-24-23)
Open for signature
June 5, 2017, at 2:49 p.m. (EDT)
Closed for signature
October 3, 2017, at 2:49 p.m. (EDT)
Presented to the House of Commons
Todd Doherty (Cariboo—Prince George)
February 28, 2019 (Petition No. 421-03280)
Government response tabled
April 29, 2019
Photo - Todd Doherty
Cariboo—Prince George
Conservative Caucus
British Columbia
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