But opposition MPs are up in arms over the tight timeline set by the Liberals on the House Environment Committee for reviewing hundreds of proposed changes to the bill.
Liberal MPs Will Amos, left, and Darren Fisher are members of the House Environment Committee, and along with their fellow Liberals on the committee are proposing more than 100 amendments to the environmental assessment reform bill tabled by Environment Minister Catherine McKenna. The Hill Times photographs by Andrew Meade
Liberal MPs have proposed more than 100 changes to the government’s wide-ranging Impact Assessment Bill, including to the role of energy regulators in the new environmental assessment process.
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Unless Trudeau plans to be out on these streets, fighting against police brutality or in cabinet drafting legislation to curb police powers, his, and all the other white voices of his ilk, have no merit here.
'I do agree that things need to be implemented as quickly as possible. We could've done this a lot sooner. The good news is that we’re doing it now and announcing it today,' says Transport Minister Marc Garneau.