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Meeting No. 89
Thursday, May 23, 2013

The Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates met in camera at 11:03 a.m. this day, in Room 228, La Promenade Building, the Chair, Pat Martin, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Dan Albas, Jay Aspin, Kelly Block, Hon. Ron Cannan, Linda Duncan, Jacques Gourde, Pat Martin, Hon. John McCallum, Mathieu Ravignat and Bernard Trottier.


Acting Members present: Ed Holder for Peter Braid and Kennedy Stewart for Denis Blanchette.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Raphaelle Deraspe, Analyst; Lindsay McGlashan, Analyst.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That the Committee’s decision to send a letter to the Privy Council Office regarding the appearance of individuals appointed by order in council be revoked; and that the clerk again try to schedule the appearance of Douglas R. Eyford for the meeting of Thursday, June 6, 2013, to review his appointment as Special Federal Representative on West Coast Energy Infrastructure, pursuant to Standing Order 111.


It was agreed, — That, notwithstanding any previous decision, the Committee invite the Assistant Deputy Minister, Departmental Oversight, and other relevant officials from the Department of Public Works and Government Services, to appear at its meeting of Thursday, June 6, or Thursday, June 13, 2013, concerning its study on the Integrated Relocation Program.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(c)(iv) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, September 27, 2012, the Committee resumed its study of energy efficiency in government buildings, structures and public works.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.


At 1:02 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Marc-Olivier Girard
Clerk of the Committee

2013/05/24 2:36 p.m.