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Code Category Subcategory Promise Latest status As of
1101 Culture Arts Double funding in Canada Council for the Arts to $360 million each year (from its current 2015 yearly budget of $180 million). In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
1102 Culture Arts Increase funding for Telefilm Canada and the National Film Board with a new investment totalling $25 million each year. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
1103 Culture Arts Restore the Promart and Trade Routes international cultural promotion programs and increase their funding to $25 million each year. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
1201 Culture CBC/Radio-Canada Reverse $150 million cuts in new annual funding for CBC/Radio-Canada. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
1202 Culture CBC/Radio-Canada Ensure the CBC/Radio-Canada Board of Directors appointments are merit-based and independent. Not started 1445212800000n/a
1301 Culture Official Languages Establish a free online service for learning and retaining English and French as second languages. Not started 1445212800000n/a
1302 Culture Official Languages Reinstate the Court Challenges Program of Canada. In progress 1474315200000September 19, 2016
3101 Environment Clean Tech Invest $100 million more each year in clean technology producers. In progress 1455134400000February 10, 2016
3102 Environment Clean Tech Invest $200 million more each year to support innovation and the use of clean technologies in our natural resource sectors, including the forestry, fisheries, mining, energy, and agricultural sectors. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
3103 Environment Clean Tech Issue Green Bonds to fund clean tech projects. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3104 Environment Clean Tech Make Canada the world’s most competitive tax jurisdiction for investments in clean tech. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
3105 Environment Clean Tech Increase government use of clean technologies. In progress 1455134400000February 10, 2016
3106 Environment Clean Tech Train trade officials and lead trade missions focused on clean technology. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3107 Environment Clean Tech Add electric vehicle charging stations at federal parking lots. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3108 Environment Clean Tech Rapidly expand the federal fleet of electric vehicles. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3110 Environment Clean Tech Develop a Canadian Energy Strategy to protect Canada’s energy security. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3109 Environment Clean Tech Establish Canada Research Chairs in sustainable technology. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
3201 Environment Climate Change Create a new Low Carbon Economy Trust. In progress 1455134400000February 10, 2016
3202 Environment Climate Change Phase out subsidies for the fossil fuel industry. Broken 1458849600000March 24, 2016
3203 Environment Climate Change Work with the United States and Mexico to develop a North American clean energy and environmental agreement. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3305 Environment National Parks Restore Parks Canada funding by reversing $25 million cuts. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3303 Environment National Parks Invest $25 million each year to develop Canada’s National Parks system. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
3304 Environment National Parks Expand the Learn to Camp program. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
3302 Environment National Parks Beginning in 2018, admission for children under 18 will be free, and any adult who has become a Canadian citizen in the previous 12 months will be given one year’s free admission. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3306 Environment National Parks Create the country’s first urban National Park (Rouge National Park). In progress 1465502400000June 9, 2016
3301 Environment National Parks In 2017, admission for all visitors to National Parks will be free. In progress 1452024000000January 5, 2016
3401 Environment Water Follow recommendations of the Cohen Commission on restoring sockeye salmon stocks in the Fraser River. In progress 1447444800000November 13, 2015
3402 Environment Water Restore $1.5 million in annual federal funding for freshwater research. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
3404 Environment Water Restore $40 million funding for federal ocean science and monitoring programs. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
3403 Environment Water Increase the amount of Canada’s marine and coastal areas that are protected to 5% by 2017 and 10% by 2020. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4105 Government Access to Information Create a common, quarterly, and more detailed parliamentary expense report. Broken 1478376000000November 5, 2016
4106 Government Access to Information Release key information that informs decision-making and devote a fixed percentage of program funds to experimenting with new approaches to existing problems. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4103 Government Access to Information Improve open data accessibility. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
4104 Government Access to Information Create a central, no-fee portal for personal information requests. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
4102 Government Access to Information Eliminate all fees associated with the Access to Information process except for the initial $5 filing fee. Achieved 1462478400000May 5, 2016
4101 Government Access to Information Amend the Access to Information Act so that all government data and information is made open by default in digital formats. In progress 1462478400000May 5, 2016
4209 Government Elections Establish an independent commission to organize leaders’ debates. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4208 Government Elections Review the limits on how much political parties can spend during elections, and ensure that spending between elections is subject to limits. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4202 Government Elections Ban partisan government ads. In progress 1463083200000May 12, 2016
4206 Government Elections Restore the independence of the Commissioner of Canada Elections so that they are freely able to prosecute electoral violations. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4205 Government Elections Provide Elections Canada with the resources it needs to investigate voter fraud and suppression, illegal financing, and other matters that threaten the integrity of the electoral process. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4204 Government Elections Increase election fraud penalties. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4201 Government Elections End first-past-the-post voting system and explore alternative electoral reform options. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
4207 Government Elections Scrap Bill C-50 (Citizen Voting Act). Not started 1445212800000n/a
4203 Government Elections Restore the voter identification card as an acceptable form of identification. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4305 Government Parliament Ministers and Parliamentary Secretaries may not be, or stand in for, voting members on committees. In progress 1454184000000January 30, 2016
4302 Government Parliament Empower the Speaker to challenge and sanction Members during Question Period, and allow more time for questions and answers. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4304 Government Parliament Parliamentary committees will be given more resources to acquire independent, expert analysis of proposed legislation. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4303 Government Parliament For members of the Liberal Caucus, all votes will be free votes except those that implement the Liberal platform, traditional confidence matters, and those that address the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Achieved 1464724800000May 31, 2016
4301 Government Parliament Introduce a Prime Minister’s Question Period. In progress 1449691200000December 9, 2015
4307 Government Parliament Change the House of Commons Standing Orders to end practice of using inappropriate omnibus bills to reduce scrutiny of legislative measures. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4306 Government Parliament Do not use prorogation to avoid difficult political circumstances. In progress 1446667200000November 4, 2015
4401 Government Science Create the post of Chief Science Officer. In progress 1456776000000February 29, 2016
4402 Government Science Consolidate government science so that it is easily available to the public at-large through a central portal. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4403 Government Science Revoke rules and regulations that muzzle government scientists and allow them to speak freely about their work (with only limited and publicly stated exceptions). Achieved 1446840000000November 6, 2015
1303 Culture Official Languages Ensure judicial appointments to the Supreme Court are functionally bilingual. In progress 1470168000000August 2, 2016
4501 Government Senate Create a new, non-partisan, merit-based process to advise the Prime Minister on Senate appointments. Achieved 1453233600000January 19, 2016
4601 Government Service Quality Revert plan to end Canada Post door-to-door mail delivery. In progress 1445889600000October 26, 2015
4602 Government Service Quality Create individualized secure accounts for those who want to access all of their government benefits and review key documents. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4603 Government Service Quality Create new performance standards for services offered by the federal government, including streamlining applications, reducing wait times, and money-back guarantees. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4701 Government Statscan Restore mandatory long-form census. Achieved 1446753600000November 5, 2015
4702 Government Statscan Make Statistics Canada fully independent. In progress 1478030400000November 1, 2016
4801 Economy Budget Provide costing analysis for each government bill. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4803 Economy Budget Ensure accounting consistency among the Estimates and the Public Accounts. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4802 Economy Budget Restore the requirement that the government’s borrowing plans receive Parliament’s pre-approval. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4902 Government Women and Youth Ensure gender-based impact analysis in Cabinet decision-making. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4904 Government Women and Youth Create a Prime Minister’s Youth Advisory Council, consisting of young Canadians aged 16-24, to provide non-partisan advice to the Prime Minister on issues the country is facing. Achieved 1469217600000July 22, 2016
4903 Government Women and Youth Register young Canadians to vote as a part of their high school or CEGEP curriculum. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4901 Government Women and Youth Include an equal number of women and men in the Cabinet. Achieved 1446667200000November 4, 2015
5101 Immigration Aid Refocus development assistance on helping the poorest and most vulnerable, with a focus on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health. Not started 1445212800000n/a
5201 Immigration Refugees Welcome 25,000 Syrian refugees by the end of 2015. Broken 1456862400000March 1, 2016
5202 Immigration Refugees Provide $100 million by April 2016 to the UN High Commission of Refugees. Achieved 1448568000000November 26, 2015
2201 Economy Families Increase the Guaranteed Income Supplement for single low-income seniors by 10%. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2202 Economy Families Allow parents to receive benefits in smaller blocks of time over a period of up to 18 months. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2203 Economy Families Allow parents to take longer parental leaves of up to 18 months with lower benefits. Not started 1445212800000n/a
5301 Immigration Students and Workers Give international students and temporary residents credit for time already spent in Canada. In progress 1456430400000February 25, 2016
5302 Immigration Students and Workers Make it more affordable to send money overseas. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2204 Economy Families Make the Compassionate Care Benefit more flexible so that those who care for seriously ill family members can access six months of benefits. Achieved 1451937600000January 4, 2016
2205 Economy Families Amend the Canada Labour Code to provide federally regulated employees with the right to make a formal request to their employer for more flexible working conditions. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2206 Economy Lower Incomes Reduce the Employment Insurance benefits waiting period to one week (from two). In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
6104 Indigenous Peoples Education Invest $50 million in additional annual funding to the Post-Secondary Student Support Program. Broken 1473192000000September 6, 2016
6103 Indigenous Peoples Education Invest $500 million over 2015 to 2018 for building and refurbishing First Nations schools. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
6102 Indigenous Peoples Education Invest $300 million in additional annual funding for the First Nations education system for kindergarten through grade 12 programs. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
6101 Indigenous Peoples Education Provide new funding to help Indigenous communities promote and preserve Indigenous languages and cultures. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2207 Economy Families Increase funding to the Public Health Agency of Canada by $15 million in 2016-2017. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2208 Economy Families Introduce a new Teacher and Early Childhood Educator School Supply Tax Benefit for the purchase of up to $1,000 worth of school supplies each year. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
6202 Indigenous Peoples Métis Make permanent the funding available to provincial Métis communities for Métis identification and registration. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2209 Economy Families Increase the Northern Residents Deduction residency component by 33% (to a maximum of $22 per day). Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
6204 Indigenous Peoples Métis Develop a Métis Economic Development Strategy with $25 million funding over five years. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
6203 Indigenous Peoples Métis Review existing federal programs and services available to the Métis Nation to identify gaps and areas for improvement. Not started 1445212800000n/a
6201 Indigenous Peoples Métis Establish a federal claims process that recognizes Métis self-government and resolves outstanding claims. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2210 Economy Families Increase investments in the Nutrition North program by $40 million over 4 years. Achieved 1458849600000March 24, 2016
2401 Economy Lower Incomes Restore the eligibility age for Old Age Security and the Guaranteed Income Supplement to 65. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2402 Economy Lower Incomes Remove GST on new capital investments in affordable rental housing. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2403 Economy Lower Incomes Review escalating home prices in high-priced markets. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2404 Economy Lower Incomes Provide direct help to students from low- and middle-income families to help them pay for their education and ensure that debt loads are manageable by increasing the maximum Canada Student Grant to $3,000/year for full-time students and to $1,800/year for part-time students. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
6301 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Enact the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Not started 1445212800000n/a
6302 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Launch a national public inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls in Canada. Achieved 1449604800000December 8, 2015
6303 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Implement the objectives of the Kelowna Accord. Not started 1445212800000n/a
6304 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues The Prime Minister will meet with First Nations, Métis Nation, and Inuit leaders at least once every year. In progress 1449604800000December 8, 2015
2301 Economy Investments Quadruple federal investment in public transit over next 10 years. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2302 Economy Investments Invest $20 billion more in social infrastructure over next 10 years. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2303 Economy Investments Invest $6 billion more in green infrastructure over next four years. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2304 Economy Investments Make the New Building Canada Fund more focused on providing investments in public transit, social infrastructure, and green infrastructure. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7101 Security Bill C-51 Guarantee that all Canadian Security Intelligence Service warrants respect the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7102 Security Bill C-51 Establish an all-party national security oversight committee. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7103 Security Bill C-51 Ensure that Canadians are not limited from lawful protests and advocacy. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7104 Security Bill C-51 Require that government review all appeals by Canadians on the no-fly list. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7105 Security Bill C-51 Define “terrorist propaganda” more clearly. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7106 Security Bill C-51 Limit Communications Security Establishment’s powers by requiring a warrant to engage in the surveillance of Canadians. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7107 Security Bill C-51 Require a statutory review of the full Anti-Terrorism Act after 3 years. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7108 Security Bill C-51 Create the Office of the Community Outreach and Counter-radicalization Coordinator. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2305 Economy Investments Make the the New Building Canada Fund more transparent by providing clearer project criteria and faster approval processes. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2306 Economy Investments Transfer uncommitted federal infrastructure funds to municipalities, through a temporary top-up of the Gas Tax Fund. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2307 Economy Investments Provide loan guarantees and small capital contributions to provinces and municipalities through the Canada Infrastructure Bank. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2308 Economy Investments Invest an additional $775 million per year for job and skills training. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2309 Economy Investments Invest $200 million each year in a new Innovation Agenda. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7201 Security Domestic Security Lift the Mexican visa requirement for travelers. In progress 1467144000000June 28, 2016
7202 Security Domestic Security Implement a federal gender violence strategy. In progress 1467057600000June 27, 2016
7204 Security Domestic Security Restore funding for Canada’s four heavy urban search and rescue teams. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7203 Security Domestic Security Offer a $300,000 compensation benefit to families of disabled or deceased firefighters, police officers, and paramedics. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2310 Economy Investments Invest an additional $100 million each year in the Industrial Research Assistance Program. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2311 Economy Investments Invest $160 million in an Agri-Food Value Added Investment Fund over four years. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2312 Economy Investments Invest an additional $100 million in agricultural research over four years. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2313 Economy Investments Invest an additional $80 million in the Canadian Food Inspection Agency over four years. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2601 Economy Unions Repeal Bills C-377 and C-525. In progress 1450728000000December 21, 2015
2602 Economy Unions Reinstate the tax credit for contributions made to labour-sponsored funds. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7301 Security Guns Repeal changes made by Bill C-42 allowing restricted firearms to be freely transported without a permit. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7304 Security Guns Require enhanced background checks for anyone seeking to purchase a handgun or other restricted firearm. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7303 Security Guns Modify the membership of the Canadian Firearms Advisory Committee to include knowledgeable law enforcement officers, public health advocates, representatives from women’s groups, and members of the legal community. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7305 Security Guns Require purchasers of firearms to show a license when they buy a gun, and require all sellers of firearms to confirm that the license is valid before completing the sale. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7306 Security Guns Require firearms vendors to keep records of all firearms inventory and sales. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7307 Security Guns Immediately implement the imported gun marking regulations. Broken 1455220800000February 11, 2016
7308 Security Guns Invest in technologies to enhance border guards’ ability to detect and halt illegal guns from the United States entering into Canada. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7309 Security Guns Canada will become a party to the international Arms Trade Treaty. In progress 1467316800000June 30, 2016
7302 Security Guns Provide $100 million each year to the provinces and territories to support guns and gangs police task forces. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2406 Economy Lower Incomes Invest $300 million more in the Youth Employment Strategy to create 40,000 youth jobs - including 5,000 youth green jobs - each year for the next 3 years. Broken 1475524800000October 3, 2016
2407 Economy Lower Incomes Invest $40 million each year to help employers create more co-op placements for students in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and business programs. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2104 Economy Families Introduce a new Canada Child Benefit which will be tax-free, tied to income, and delivered monthly. Achieved 1469044800000July 20, 2016
2101 Economy Taxes Cut the middle income tax bracket to 20.5% (from 22%). Achieved 1449691200000December 9, 2015
2102 Economy Taxes Introduce a new tax bracket of 33% for individuals earning more than $200,000. Achieved 1449691200000December 9, 2015
2103 Economy Taxes Cancel family income splitting. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7401 Security Marijuana Legalize marijuana by removing marijuana consumption and incidental possession from the Criminal Code. In progress 1461182400000April 20, 2016
7402 Security Marijuana Create new, stronger laws to punish more severely those who provide marijuana to minors. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7403 Security Marijuana Create new, stronger laws to punish more severely those who operate a motor vehicle while under the influence of marijuana. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7404 Security Marijuana Create new, stronger laws to punish more severely those who sell marijuana outside of the new regulatory framework. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7405 Security Marijuana Create a federal/provincial/territorial task force to design a new system of marijuana sales and distribution. Achieved 1467316800000June 30, 2016
7503 Security Military Do not buy the F-35s, and immediately launch an open and transparent competition and reduce the procurement budget to replace the current CF-18s. Broken 1461960000000April 29, 2016
7506 Security Military Prioritize assistance for civilian police training operations, particularly Francophone officers. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7505 Security Military Maintain current National Defence spending levels, including planned increases. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7502 Security Military Maintain participation in NATO Operations REASSURANCE (Eastern Europe) and UNIFIER (Ukraine). Achieved 1446667200000November 4, 2015
7504 Security Military Build icebreakers, supply ships, Arctic and offshore patrol ships, surface combatants, and other resources required by the Navy. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7507 Security Military Implement the recommendations made in the Canadian Forces’ Report on Transformation on how to build a more efficient military. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7501 Security Military End Operation IMPACT (airstrikes against ISIS targets by Canadian CF-18s in Syria and Iraq). Achieved 1455739200000February 17, 2016
7601 Security Veterans Re-establish lifelong pensions as an option for injured veterans. Broken 1463515200000May 17, 2016
7602 Security Veterans Increase the value of the disability award. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7603 Security Veterans Invest $25 million each year to expand access to the Permanent Impairment Allowance. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7604 Security Veterans Invest $40 million each year to provide injured veterans with 90% of their pre-release salary with inflation indexation. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7605 Security Veterans Invest $80 million every year to create a new Veterans Education Benefit. Broken 1469476800000July 25, 2016
7606 Security Veterans Re-open the nine Veterans Affairs service offices. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
7607 Security Veterans Hire 400 new service delivery staff. In progress 1449172800000December 3, 2015
7608 Security Veterans Spend $20 million to create two new centres of excellence in veterans’ care. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7609 Security Veterans Increase the veteran survivor’s pension amount from 50% to 70%. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7610 Security Veterans Eliminate the marriage after 60 clause. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7611 Security Veterans Double funding to the Last Post Fund. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
4404 Government Science End MSM blood donation ban. Broken 1466452800000June 20, 2016
3204 Environment Climate Change Cancel Northern Gateway Pipeline. Achieved 1480449600000November 29, 2016
4405 Government Science Introduce new restrictions on the commercial marketing of unhealthy food and beverages to children (similar to those existing in Québec). In progress 1477339200000October 24, 2016
4406 Government Science Bring in tougher regulations to eliminate trans fats and to reduce salt in processed foods. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4407 Government Science Improve food labels to give more information on added sugars and artificial dyes in processed foods. In progress 1477339200000October 24, 2016
6305 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Ensure clean water availability on 93 communities on reserves currently affected by poor water quality. In progress 1451419200000December 29, 2015
2314 Economy Investments Reverse plan to charge tolls to drivers using Montreal’s new Champlain Bridge. In progress 1449086400000December 2, 2015
1104 Culture Arts Review the Copyright Act of 2012 to better understand its impacts on the arts and culture sector. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7205 Security Domestic Security Repeal provision of Bill C-24 stating that Canadian citizenship can be revoked after being convicted of treason or of an act of terrorism in Canada or abroad. In progress 1456430400000February 25, 2016
5401 Immigration Family Reunification Immediately double the number of applications allowed for parents and grandparents to 10,000 each year. Achieved 1452283200000January 8, 2016
5402 Immigration Family Reunification Double the budget for processing family class sponsorship to reduce wait times (which are currently at four years for parent and grandparent applications). Not started 1445212800000n/a
5403 Immigration Family Reunification Give additional points under the Express Entry system and restore the maximum age for dependents to 22 (from 19). Not started 1445212800000n/a
5404 Immigration Family Reunification Grant immediate permanent residency to new spouses entering Canada, eliminating the two-year waiting period. Not started 1445212800000n/a
4210 Government Elections Ensure that all Canadians have a right to vote, no matter where they live. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3405 Environment Water Re-open the Maritime Rescue Sub-centre in St. John’s and the Kitsilano Coast Guard Base in Vancouver. In progress 1462132800000May 1, 2016
2408 Economy Lower Incomes Meet with the provinces and develop a plan to fund a gradual enhancement of the CPP’s defined benefit plan. Achieved 1466452800000June 20, 2016
2211 Economy Families Develop a new National Early Learning and Child Care Framework to deliver affordable, high-quality, flexible, and inclusive child care for Canadian families - this work will begin in the first 100 days of a Liberal government and is to be funded through investments in social infrastructure. In progress 1453320000000January 20, 2016
2409 Economy Lower Incomes Ensure that no graduate with student loans is required to make any repayment until they are earning an income of at least $25,000 per year. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
5203 Immigration Refugees Restore the Interim Federal Health Program that provides limited and temporary health benefits to refugees and refugee claimants. Achieved 1450123200000December 14, 2015
5204 Immigration Refugees Appoint individuals with appropriate subject-matter expertise to Canada’s Immigration and Refugee Board. Not started 1445212800000n/a
5205 Immigration Refugees Provide a right to appeal refugee decisions for citizens coming from Designated Countries of Origin. Achieved 1451937600000January 4, 2016
2212 Economy Families Make it easier and more affordable to hire caregivers. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2213 Economy Families Consult with provinces, territories and other stakeholders to introduce a National Disabilities Act. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2214 Economy Families Improve access and reduce the cost of prescription medications. In progress 1453406400000January 21, 2016
2215 Economy Families Establish a Pan-Canadian collaboration on health innovation. In progress 1453406400000January 21, 2016
2216 Economy Families Increase the availability of high-quality mental health services for Canadians. Not started 1445212800000n/a
6306 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Review, repeal and amend all existing laws that do not respect Indigenous rights or that were passed without proper consultation. Not started 1445212800000n/a
6307 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Ensure every new policy and law would meet with the principles of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP). Broken 1473537600000September 10, 2016
6308 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Fund the Freedom Road project for Shoal Lake 40 First Nation. In progress 1464984000000June 3, 2016
6309 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Guarantee that First Nation communities have a veto over natural resource development in their territories. Broken 1469822400000July 29, 2016
2701 Economy Budget Run short-term deficits of less than $10 billion in each of the next two fiscal years (2016 and 2017). Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2702 Economy Budget Return to a balanced budget in 2019. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2703 Economy Budget The 2016 middle class tax cut combined with the new 33% tax bracket will be revenue neutral. Broken 1449777600000December 10, 2015
3205 Environment Climate Change Review Canada’s environmental assessment processes and introduce new and fair processes. In progress 1471291200000August 15, 2016
3206 Environment Climate Change Modernize the National Energy Board, ensuring that its composition reflects regional views and has sufficient expertise in fields like environmental science, community development, and Indigenous traditional knowledge. In progress 1478635200000November 8, 2016
3207 Environment Climate Change Re-do the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion review. Broken 1478030400000November 1, 2016
2704 Economy Budget Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio to 31% for 2015/2016. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2705 Economy Budget Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio to 30% for 2016/2017. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2706 Economy Budget Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio to 29% for 2017/2018. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2707 Economy Budget Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio to 28% for 2018/2019. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2708 Economy Budget Lower the federal debt-to-GDP ratio to 27% for 2019/2020. Not started 1445212800000n/a
2709 Economy Taxes Reduce the Employment Insurance premium rate (per $100 of insurable earnings) from $1.88 to $1.65. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2105 Economy Taxes Reduce the small business tax rate to 9% (from 11%). Broken 1458763200000March 23, 2016
2711 Economy Budget Reduce the advertising budget of the government of Canada and the use of external consultants. Achieved 1458676800000March 22, 2016
4804 Government Foreign Affairs Normalize relations with Iran. In progress 1454702400000February 5, 2016
4408 Government Science Work with the professional medical community and relevant stakeholders to establish professional protocols in relation to decriminalizing medically-assisted death. Achieved 1466193600000June 17, 2016
7206 Security Domestic Security Repeal Bill C-36. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7612 Security Veterans Cover the cost of four years of post-secondary education for every veteran who wants one. Broken 1469476800000July 25, 2016
2410 Economy Lower Incomes Invest $25 million per year in the Youth Service Program. In progress 1458676800000March 22, 2016
4409 Government Science Introduce plain packaging requirements for tobacco products, similar to those in Australia and the United Kingdom. In progress 1458072000000March 15, 2016
2106 Economy Taxes Offer a 12-month break on Employment Insurance premiums to encourage companies to hire young people by waiving employer premiums for all those between the ages of 18 and 24 who are hired into a permanent position in 2016, 2017, or 2018. Broken 1459281600000March 29, 2016
2107 Economy Taxes Set a cap on how much can be claimed through the stock option deduction on annual stock option gains higher than $100,000. Broken 1458676800000March 22, 2016
2217 Economy Families Immediately start to invest $3 billion over the next four years to deliver better home care services (including in-home caregivers, financial support for family care, and palliative care). Broken 1458936000000March 25, 2016
6310 Indigenous Peoples Social Issues Immediately lift the two percent cap on funding for First Nations programs. Broken 1466107200000June 16, 2016
7613 Security Veterans Invest $100 million each year to expand the circle of support for veterans’ families. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7614 Security Veterans Include provisions for the employment of veterans in the Community Benefits Agreements of federal infrastructure projects. Not started 1445212800000n/a
7615 Security Veterans End the time limit for surviving spouses to apply for vocational rehabilitation and assistance services. Not started 1445212800000n/a
3208 Environment Climate Change Attend the Paris climate conference and within 90 days formally meet to establish a pan-Canadian framework for combatting climate change. Achieved 1457035200000March 3, 2016