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About Dan Albas

In October of 2015 Dan Albas was re-elected to Parliament representing the new riding of Central Okanagan Similkameen Nicola.

As a member of the official opposition Dan was proud to be named as the Shadow Minister for Industry, Science, Economic Development and Internal Trade.

In addition, Dan also is the Vice Chair of the Standing Committee on Industry, Science & Technology

Dan became one of the first MP’s in recent history to have a Private Members Bill (Bill 311) to become law with the unanimous all party support of both the House of Commons and the Canadian Senate.

Bill C-311 “An Act to amend the Importation of intoxicating liquors Act” amended a prohibition era law to prevent the free trade of wine over provincial borders. June 28 of each year is now celebrated by wine producers and lovers as `Canadian Wine Day`.

Dan has championed the new Aquatic Invasive Species regulations coming into force that will help better protect British Columbia fresh water lakes from invasive zebra and quagga mussels.

MP Dan Albas welcomes comments, questions and concerns from citizens and is often available to speak to groups and organizations on matters of Federal concern.

He can be reached at dan.albas@parl.gc.ca or by calling 1-800-665-8711.