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Meeting No. 70
Thursday, June 9, 2005

The Standing Committee on Finance met in a televised session at 11:08 a.m. this day, in Room 253-D Centre Block, the Chair, Massimo Pacetti, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Rona Ambrose, Don H. Bell, Guy Côté, Charles Hubbard, Yvan Loubier, John McKay, Maria Minna, Massimo Pacetti, Brian Pallister, Charlie Penson, Monte Solberg and Judy Wasylycia-Leis.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: June Dewetering, Principal; Alexandre Laurin, Analyst.


Witnesses: Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain: François Giguère, President. Canadian Urban Transit Association: Georges O. Gratton, Director General. Canadian Housing and Renewal Association: Joyce Potter, President; Sharon Chisholm, Executive Director. Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada: Christopher Wilson, Senior Public Relations Officer .

Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Thursday, May 19, 2005, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-48, An Act to authorize the Minister of Finance to make certain payments.

François Giguère tried to make a statement.


Yvan Loubier moved, — That the Committee proceed to orders of the day.


The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to, by a show of hands: YEAS: 7; NAYS: 4.


Charles Hubbard moved, — That the Committee adjourn.


After debate, the question was put on the motion and it was agreed to.


At 12:28 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Richard Dupuis
Clerk of the Committee

2005/06/27 12:00 p.m.