The Liberal MP for Pontiac, the lawyer William amos, was seen in its simplest device, reports The Canadian Press.
The incident happened last Wednesday. Elected in 2015, the environmentalist lawyer appeared on the screens of the deputies entirely naked.
A screenshot of this scene was transmitted to The Canadian Press. It was also sketched on the spot by the political columnist Brian Lilley, who shared this one on Twitter.
If the president Anthony rota did not see the scene, the whip of the Bloc Québécois, Claude DeBellefeuille, quickly reported the incident.
“I think that today we broke a record since, during oral question period, we saw a member in his simplest dress, that is to say naked. Members may need to be reminded, especially men, that the tie and jacket are compulsory, but also the blouse, underpants or pants, ”she declared according to Radio-Canada.
In an email, MP William Amos apologized to his colleagues on the Hill.
“It was an unfortunate mistake. My video was accidentally turned on while changing into work clothes after jogging. I sincerely apologize to my colleagues in the House of Commons for this inadvertent distraction. Obviously, it was an honest mistake and it will not happen again, ”he said on Twitter, also according to Radio-Canada.
William Amos received a BA in Arts and Science from McMaster University, an MA in Political Science from the University of British Columbia.
He also holds a double law degree from McGill University.