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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 55
Tuesday, April 11, 2017, 4:07 p.m. to 5:28 p.m.
Hon. Hedy Fry, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Marion Ménard, Analyst
• Maxime-Olivier Thibodeau, Analyst
The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.


Julie Dabrusin moved, — That the Committee undertake a study of at least five meetings on cultural hubs and cultural districts in Canada, including their economic impacts, their effects on arts and culture in Canada, the role they play in city building, and how the federal government can foster and support their development.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to, by a show of hands: YEAS: 7; NAYS: 0.

Pierre Nantel gave notice of the following motion:

That the Committee invite the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to appear before the Committee within 45 days to discuss the efforts of the Corporation, by virtue of its mandate, to ensure the representation of First Nations, Inuit and Métis, and of francophones, and concerning the Corporation's activities in the context of the 150th anniversary of Canada.

At 4:10 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:11 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.

At 5:10 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:16 p.m., the sitting resumed.

At 5:24 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:26 p.m., the sitting resumed.

It was agreed, — That the Committee do now adjourn.

At 5:28 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Andrew Bartholomew Chaplin
Clerk of the Committee