Click above to read the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada's Don Hutchinson's article praising John McKay's various contributions to Canadian public life, including his latest effort, the Responsible Mining Bill.
Two years have now passed since my Private Memberís Bill C-260 achieved Royal Assent, and encouraged Health Canada to meet fire ignition standards for all Canadian cigarettes. Canada set a worldwide precedent by becoming the first country to put national standards in place.
John McKay M.P. speaks in the House of Commons on the necessity for fire safe cigarette regulations
All cigarettes manufactured or imported for sale in Canada must now meet the new national standard intended for ignition propensity which will reduce the risk of fire.
Health in the House of Commons proposed regulations to reduce the fire risk of cigarettes
John McKay M.P. welcomes the recent decision to refer his Private Memberís Bill C-260, An Act to amend the Hazardous Products Act (fire-safe cigarettes) to the Standing Committee on Health.
John McKay M.P. addresses the house regarding the dangers of careless smoking and the need for fire-safe cigarette legislation
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