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May 11th, 2013

Forum: First Post :)

Someone has to do it, so here I go: the first post! I will take this opportunity to announce my participation as a presenter at the IDEACITY conference on June 19-21! ...

May 10th, 2013

Announcing OPC 'Forum' (light)

While building a new website, we are not going to invest into a full-fledged Forum functionality here, however we are pleased to offer a 'Light' version based on the existing functionality. ANY USER can request access to post Forum topics! ...

January 27th, 2013

Forum: New OPC Website Specifications

We will be building a brand new website and we would like to include all the functionality we want right from the start, so when we request quotes they will be accurate. It is always more difficult and more expensive to modify or add to the specifications after we agree with the developing company on scope and cost. ...

January 26th, 2013

Forum: Political Platform Whitepaper

We are going to create a Political Platform, part of the transformation project. Feel free to share your ideas. We would like to collect the 'top-ten' issues lists from anyone who wishes to contribute. ...

December 5th, 2012

FIPA: Canada - China Treaty

In a world awash in acronyms, FIPA is one that’s obscure to just about every Canadian. But controversy over the pending ratification of the Canada-China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement has abruptly thrust the unfamiliar acronym into the headlines. ...

Our Question: Do you approve this Treaty?

Vote 10 Comments 77 Votes Official Position: No

November 22nd, 2012

Bill C-383 Transboundary Waters Protection Act

An measure to prevent bulk water removal from bodies of water shared with the United States ...

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-383?

Vote 10 Comments 74 Votes

October 24th, 2012

Bill C-45 Jobs and Growth Act, 2012

Omnibus Budget Bill, also including cuts to pensions, easing of environmental regulation concerning pipelines, as well as changes to the Indian Act and the Canadian Grain Act ...

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-45?

Vote 14 Comments 99 Votes Official Position: Nay

September 26th, 2012

Bill C-44 Helping Families in Need Act

Extending Employment Insurance benefits to families who with sick or missing children ...

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-44?

Vote 10 Comments 93 Votes Official Position: Yea

July 21st, 2012

OPC Administrative: Quorum

The Quorum is established by Members' vote and it is aimed to determine the minimum number of votes that constitute a Quorum, so the Official Position can be established.

A higher Quorum will cause fewer Bills and Initiatives to obtain an Official Position.

A lower Tolerance Margin will cause more Bills and ...

Our Question: What should the Quorum be?

Vote 8 Comments 53 Votes

June 20th, 2012

Bill C-311: An Act to amend the Importation of Intoxicating Liquors Act (interprovincial importation of wine for personal use)

This is an actual Bill tabled before the House of Commons - Canadian Parliament. You can now vote and comment as an MP! ...

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-311?

Vote 10 Comments 130 Votes Official Position: Yea

June 20th, 2012

Bill C-279: Gender identity and gender expression

Is it time to extend the Criminal code and the Human Rights Act to include the Transgender Community? ...

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-279?

Vote 13 Comments 75 Votes Official Position: Yea

June 20th, 2012

Bill C-217: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief relating to war memorials)

This enactment amends the Criminal Code to provide for the offence of committing mischief in relation to a war memorial or cenotaph. ...

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-217?

Vote 19 Comments 78 Votes Official Position: Nay

June 20th, 2012

Bill C-350: An Act to amend the Corrections and Conditional Release Act (accountability of offenders)

What is your opinion? This is an actual Bill tabled before the Canadian Parliament in the 2012 session. ...

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-350?

Vote 15 Comments 117 Votes Official Position: Abstention or No Position

June 20th, 2012

Bill C-309: Preventing Persons from Concealing Their Identity during Riots and Unlawful Assemblies Act

Interesting piece of legislation tabled by the Conservative government in the 2012 parliamentary session. If you were an MP, what would you vote and what is your opinion? ...

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-309?

Vote 42 Comments 162 Votes Official Position: Nay

June 20th, 2012

Bill C-377: An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (requirements for labour organizations)

Hiebert's bill targets labour unions, requiring that they disclose their expenditures publicly ...

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-377?

Vote 16 Comments 65 Votes Official Position: Yea
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Important:

September 18th, 2009
OPC Administrative: Tolerance Margin

Our Question: What should the Tolerance Margin be?


March 16th, 2014
OPC's Political Manifesto: Wake up Canada!

Our Question: Do you agree with and offer to SHARE this political manifesto?


June 12th, 2012
What do we stand for? - Our Platform

June 28th, 2011
OPC Discussion Board

March 30th, 2015
Party for Accountability, Competency and Transparency - Political Platform

Our Question: Do you support the PACT For CANADA?


September 26th, 2010
Lobbying - an ethical dilemma (Updated)

Our Question: Should Lobbying continue to be allowed?


August 30th, 2010
Labour Unions in the Public Sector (Updated)

Our Question: Should Unions be eliminated from Governmental organizations?


March 25th, 2014
OPC Candidate - Electoral District 35095 - Trinity--Spadina, ON

Our Question: Please vote for one of the eligible candidate(s):


March 25th, 2014
OPC Candidate - Electoral District 48020 - Macleod, AB

Our Question: Please vote for one of the eligible candidate(s):


March 25th, 2014
OPC Candidate - Electoral District 48001 - Fort McMurray--Athabasca, AB

Our Question: Please vote for one of the eligible candidate(s):


May 14th, 2012
Public Influence on Federal Budgeting

Our Question: Should Canadians be able to directly influence federal spending in the budget?


June 27th, 2011
Should Canada Post be Considered an 'Essential Service'? (Updated)

Our Question: Should Canada Post be declared an essential service (strike ban)?


October 28th, 2010
National Debt: A Crisis in the Making? (Updated)

Our Question: Should national debt be a priority for the Canadian government?


October 25th, 2010
How do I sign up?

September 15th, 2010
Canadian participation in the War in Afghanistan

Our Question: Should Canada end their participation in the war in Afghanistan now?


June 13th, 2010
Legalizing Marijuana in Canada

Our Question: Should the use of marijuana be legalized in Canada?


Past Issues:

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-273: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (Cyberbullying)

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-273?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-429: An Act to amend the Radiocommunication Act and the Telecommunications Act (antenna systems)

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-429?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-428: Indian Act Amendment and Replacement Act

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-428?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-427: Reflecting the Realities of Canadian Artists Act

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-427?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-424: An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (contestation of election and punishment)

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-424?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-420: Commissioner for Children and Young Persons in Canada Act

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-420?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-398: An Act to amend the Patent Act (drugs for international humanitarian purposes)

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-398?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-370: An Act to amend the Canada National Parks Act (St. Lawrence Islands National Park of Canada)

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-370?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-43: Faster Removal of Foreign Criminals Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-43?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-42: Enhancing Royal Canadian Mounted Police Accountability Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-42?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-37: Increasing Offenders' Accountability for Victims Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-37?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-36: Protecting Canada's Seniors Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-36?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-28: Financial Literacy Leader Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-28?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-24: Canada-Panama Economic Growth and Prosperity Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-24?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-21: Political Loans Accountability Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-21

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-12: Safeguarding Canadians' Personal Information Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-12?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-15: Strengthening Military Justice in the Defence of Canada Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-15

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-27: First Nations Financial Transparency Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-27?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-38: Jobs, Growth and Long-term Prosperity Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-38?

June 20th, 2012
Bill C-11: Copyright Modernization Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-11?

June 19th, 2012
Bill C-310: Act to Amend the Criminal Code (Trafficking in Persons)

Our Question: In favour of Bill C-310?

June 16th, 2012
Bill C-31: Protecting Canada's Immigration System Act

Our Question: Are you in favour of Bill C-31?

June 12th, 2012
What do we stand for? - Our Platform
May 29th, 2012
Ontario: Provincial Funding for a First Nations Industry

Our Question: Is subsidizing First Nations’ economic development through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund a violation of the Competition Act?

May 23rd, 2012
The Budget Implementation Act and Omnibus Bills

Our Question: Should federal bills have to focus on a single issue?