Gurbax Singh MALHI

MALHI, The Hon. Gurbax Singh, P.C., B.A.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Bramalea--Gore--Malton (Ontario)
Birth Date
October 12, 1949
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gurbax_Singh_Malhi
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=cba2503e-79ee-4c6f-abd4-8037fd3c9195&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
realtor

Parliamentary Career

October 25, 1993 - April 27, 1997
LIB
  Bramalea--Gore--Malton (Ontario)
June 2, 1997 - October 22, 2000
LIB
  Bramalea--Gore--Malton (Ontario)
November 27, 2000 - May 23, 2004
LIB
  Bramalea--Gore--Malton--Springdale (Ontario)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Labour (September 13, 2001 - December 11, 2003)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Industry with special emphasis on Entrepreneurs and New Canadians (December 12, 2003 - July 19, 2004)
June 28, 2004 - November 29, 2005
LIB
  Bramalea--Gore--Malton (Ontario)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Industry with special emphasis on Entrepreneurs and New Canadians (December 12, 2003 - July 19, 2004)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development (July 20, 2004 - May 29, 2005)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development and Minister responsible for Democratic Renewal (May 30, 2005 - October 6, 2005)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Revenue (October 7, 2005 - February 5, 2006)
January 23, 2006 - September 7, 2008
LIB
  Bramalea--Gore--Malton (Ontario)
  • Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Revenue (October 7, 2005 - February 5, 2006)
October 14, 2008 - March 26, 2011
LIB
  Bramalea--Gore--Malton (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 2 of 95)


January 31, 2011

Hon. Gurbax Malhi

With respect to Employment Insurance claims made by residents in the constituency of Bramalea—Gore—Malton (named Bramalea—Gore—Malton—Springdale from 2000 to 2004): (a) how many claims have been made since October 1993, (i) in total, (ii) broken down by month; (b) what is the percentage of claims that have been approved since January 2008, (i) in total, (ii) broken down by month; and (c) what has been the average period of time taken to process the claims made since January 2008, (i) in total, (ii) broken down by month?

Topic:   Routine Proceedings
Subtopic:   Questions on the Order Paper
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January 31, 2011

Hon. Gurbax Malhi

With regard to temporary residence visas (visitor visas): (a) in each year during the period of 2005 to 2010, for each Canadian High Commission, Embassy, and Consulate around the world, how many visitor visa applications were (i) submitted, (ii) approved, (iii) refused, including the reasons given for each refusal; (b) what regulations are in place with respect to compassionate considerations for visitor visa applicants; and (c) in each year during the period of 1986 to 2005, for each Canadian High Commission, Embassy, and Consulate around the world, what was the total amount of revenue collected from (i) all visitor visa applicants, (ii) applicants whose visitor visa applications were refused?

Topic:   Routine Proceedings
Subtopic:   Questions Passed as Orders for Return
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January 31, 2011

Hon. Gurbax Malhi

Within the constituency of Bramalea—Gore—Malton (named Bramalea—Gore—Malton—Springdale from 2000 to 2004), what was the total amount of government funding since fiscal year 1993-1994 up to and including the current fiscal year, itemized according to (i) the date the money was received in the constituency, (ii) the dollar amount of the expenditure, (iii) the program from which the funding came, (iv) the ministry responsible, (v) the designated recipient?

Topic:   Routine Proceedings
Subtopic:   Questions Passed as Orders for Return
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December 8, 2010

Hon. Gurbax Malhi (Bramalea—Gore—Malton, Lib.)

Mr. Speaker, my question is for the Minister of Transport.

Since December 1, drivers working at Pearson Airport for limousine provider Macintosh have been protesting their employer's alleged unfair and improper business practices, such as the mandatory purchase of vehicles and insurance from the company at inflated prices.

What immediate action will the minister take to ensure that the Greater Toronto Airport Authority conducts an investigation and takes appropriate action?

Topic:   Oral Questions
Subtopic:   Greater Toronto Airport Authority
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November 24, 2010

Hon. Gurbax Malhi (Bramalea—Gore—Malton, Lib.)

Mr. Speaker, I have the honour to present the following petition from constituents of Bramalea—Gore—Malton.

The petitioners call upon the Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism to institute a system of visa bonds for temporary resident visa applicants wishing to come to Canada as members of the visitor class, to give immigration counsellors discretion over the creation of visa bonds, to establish minimum and maximum visa bond amounts as a guideline for immigration officials and to allow the visa bond to apply to either the sponsor or the visitor

Topic:   Routine Proceedings
Subtopic:   Petitions
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