MP Larry Miller Re-Elected as Chair of Transportation, Infrastructure and Communities and Chair of Canada-Ireland Interparliamentary Association

February 6, 2014

MP Larry Miller Re-Elected as Chair of Transportation, Infrastructure and Communities and Chair of Canada-Ireland Interparliamentary Association

 

Ottawa, ON – Recently, Larry Miller, MP for Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound, was re-elected as the Chair of the Standing Committee on Transportation, Infrastructure and Communities (TRANS). Furthermore, Mr. Miller was also recently re-elected as the Chair of the Canada-Ireland Interparliamentary Association.

 

Mr. Miller has been serving as the Chair of the TRANS committee since September of 2012. The committee has dealt with such issues as; innovative transportation technology, how competition can make infrastructure dollars go further, and the safety of railway transportation in Canada, specifically the transportation of dangerous goods.

 

“I am very happy to have been re-elected as the Chair of the Standing Committee on Transportation, Infrastructure and Communities,” said Miller. “There are several items on the committee’s agenda this session and I look forward to working with all members of the committee on these issues.”

 

Furthermore, at the Annual General Meeting of the Canada-Ireland Interparliamentary Association, Mr. Miller was re-elected as the Chair. The Canada-Ireland Interparliamentary Association promotes exchanges between Irish and Canadian parliamentarians, proposes initiatives likely to lead to a better mutual understanding of national and international problems and works to develop cooperation between the two countries in all fields of human activity.

 

For more information please visit; www.parl.gc.ca.

 

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