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Meeting No. 66
Thursday, April 30, 2015

The Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security met in a video recorded session at 8:46 a.m. this day, in Room 228, The Valour Building, the Chair, Daryl Kramp, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: Rosane Doré Lefebvre, Hon. Wayne Easter, Ted Falk, Randall Garrison, Roxanne James, Daryl Kramp, LaVar Payne and Jean Rousseau.


Acting Members present: Garry Breitkreuz for Hon. Diane Ablonczy, Bryan Hayes for Hon. Diane Ablonczy and Ryan Leef for Rick Norlock.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Tanya Dupuis, Analyst; Christine Morris, Analyst.


Witnesses: Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters: Greg Farrant, Manager, Government Affairs and Policy. Canadian Shooting Sports Association: Tony Bernardo, Executive Director. As individuals: Gary Mauser, Professor Emeritus, Institute for Canadian Urban Research Studies, Simon Fraser University; Murray Grismer.

Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Monday, April 20, 2015, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-42, An Act to amend the Firearms Act and the Criminal Code and to make a related amendment and a consequential amendment to other Acts.

Greg Farrant and Tony Bernardo made statements and answered questions.


At 9:46 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:49 a.m., the sitting resumed.


Gary Mauser and Murray Grismer made statements and answered questions.


At 10:37 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Leif-Erik Aune
Clerk of the Committee

2015/04/30 2:08 p.m.