It means a strong and resilient public service. As families mourn and search for answers, our hearts are broken alongside theirs. Parliamentary Institutions - Canadian Parliamentary Institutions", "Who's who in Justin Trudeau's 2019 cabinet", "Trudeau cabinet shuffle brings new faces, several changes for run-up to 2019 campaign", Economic Development and Official Languages, Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, Families, Children and Social Development, Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard, Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade, Cabinet department / Office of the Prime Minister, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Minister_of_Public_Safety_and_Emergency_Preparedness&oldid=984451431, Canadian federal departments and agencies, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 20 October 2020, at 04:42. In July, the OFAH wrote to Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Bill Blair (see letter below) to express concerns with the backlog of firearm licence processing and the potential for it to prevent hunters and sport shooters from using their firearms. For example, if a “renewal” was interpreted to mean that a licence had been processed and is valid, even without being in receipt of the PAL card, then could an email confirmation be considered a temporary licence until a physical one is received in the mail? We have committed to an open, honest government that is accountable to Canadians, lives up to the highest ethical standards and applies the utmost care and prudence in the handling of public funds. It is incumbent on you to turn to me and the Deputy Prime Minister early and often to support you in your role as Minister. I know I can count on you to fulfill the important responsibilities entrusted in you. Canadians do not expect us to be perfect; they expect us to be diligent, honest, open and sincere in our efforts to serve the public interest. Jenks24 (talk) 02:55, 8 September 2015 (UTC), Minister of Public Safety → Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness – The Prime Minister's news releases and the Public Safety Canada website identify the Minister's title as “Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness”It appears that it was back in 2010, in the days of Vic Toews, that he was simply the “Minister of Public Safety”; circumstances since this edit/move in 2010 appear to have changed (and likely will again in a couple months). and. This includes: tracking and publicly reporting on the progress of our commitments; assessing the effectiveness of our work; aligning our resources with priorities; and adapting to events as they unfold, in order to get the results Canadians rightly demand of us. 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We have expressed these concerns in recent weeks, but are now formally asking the federal government to implement a temporary solution(s) that will allow firearms owners with licences that expired while services were interrupted (and likely immediately prior to that period) to continue to hold a valid licence until a time that the licence processing backlog can be resolved. This ensures that simple possession (even while properly stored) does not put responsible firearms owners in a non-compliance situation; however, it doesn’t allow them to buy, sell, transport, or use firearms during the extension period. This website is not compatible with Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge. It is my expectation that you will engage constructively and thoughtfully and add priorities to the Government’s agenda when appropriate. This has been a significant source of confusion for firearms licence holders, particularly when significant backlogs occur. Cst. // the .wav file is going to be played by Windows Media Player Work with the Minister of Diversity and Inclusion and Youth and the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada to combat online hate and harassment, and continue to invest in resources to counter the rise of ideologically motivated violent extremism and terrorist organizations. Escheffel 15:05, 25 April 2006 (UTC), The result of the move request was: moved. As Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, you will lead the Government’s work in ensuring that Canadians are kept safe from a range of threats, while safeguarding the rights and freedoms of Canadians. It will not connect to the same session + 'CLASSID="clsid:02BF25D5-8C17-4B23-BC80-D3488ABDDC6B" ' Matt DeMille I have spoken to the Commissioner of the RCMP to share my condolences on behalf of all Canadians, and to offer support from the Government of Canada as the RCMP works through this senseless tragedy. The Government of Canada is the central institution to promote that unity of purpose and, as a Minister in that Government, you have a personal duty and responsibility to fulfill that objective. It should redirect here. Work with the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship to continue to advance reforms and investments in the capacity of the asylum system to ensure it is efficient while meeting Canada’s international legal obligations. Manager, Fish & Wildlife Services. People expect Parliamentarians to work together to deliver these results, and that’s exactly what this team will do. The Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, has issued the following statement: OTTAWA – April 19, 2020 – The Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, has issued the following statement: “Today is a truly heartbreaking day for all of Canada, and I know the people of Nova Scotia are especially shaken and looking for answers. Even where disagreements may occur, we will remember that our mandate comes from citizens who are served by all orders of government and it is in everyone’s interest that we work together to find common ground. I know the people of Nova Scotia will band together to heal and mourn those who were lost. Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.’s provincial health officer, and Stephen Brown, deputy minister of health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on … Stevenson will be remembered for her commitment to public service and her dedication to keeping the community safe.