More than 268,615 Albertans speak French, and 86,705 Albertans identify French as their first official language.
But the Canadian Taxpayers Federation is slamming the plan, in part, because of its lack of a cap.
But NDP leader Rachel Notley said the entire provincial system should be nationalized like in BC.
Tany Yao's private members bill would lift the NDP's ban on people being paid for giving their own blood.
"I don’t think standing up for my family, my friends, or my neighbours, makes me unpatriotic. Even if it does, I’m willing to take such accusations...
The motion, which could be debated as early as Monday, says it is in Alberta's best interest to stay within Canada.
Gary Mar denies meeting with Jason Kenney to discus a mayoral run.
Barnes notes other countries like Switzerland and Austria have no economic problems being landlocked.
"Conservatives only win when we are united. We lose when we are divided," said the Durham, Ont. M.P.
Lewis called the Paris accord a "distraction" and noted Canada is the only G7 country that has imposed a national carbon tax.