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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 16
Tuesday, May 17, 2016, 8:46 a.m. to 10:20 a.m.
Hon. Hedy Fry, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Hugues La Rue, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Marion Ménard, Analyst
Radio Television Digital News Association
• Ian Koenigsfest, President
• Andy LeBlanc, Past President
La Presse
• Guy Crevier, President and Editor
• Caroline Jamet, Vice-President, Communication
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of the media and local communities.

Andy LeBlanc and Ian Koenigsfest made statements and answered questions.

At 9:45 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:47 a.m., the sitting resumed.

By unanimous consent, it was agreed, — That, notwithstanding the Committee routine motion on the distribution of documents, adopted on Thursday, February 4, 2016, Mr. Guy Crevier, president and editor of La Presse, be allowed to display his PowerPoint presentation to the Committee in one language.

Guy Crevier, by videoconference from Montreal, Quebec, made a statement and answered questions.

By unanimous consent and pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Committee continue to sit.

At 10:20 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Christine Lafrance
Committee Clerk