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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 110
Thursday, May 3, 2018, 11:03 a.m. to 1:01 p.m.
Video recorded session
Deborah Schulte, Chair (Liberal)

• Elizabeth May (Green Party)
• Monique Pauzé (Groupe parlementaire québécois)
• Kim Rudd (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Alexandre Lavoie, Analyst
• Hon. Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change
• Jonathan Wilkinson, M.P., North Vancouver
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency
• Ron Hallman, President
• Christine Loth-Bown, Vice-President, Policy Development Sector
• Brent Parker, Director, Legislative and Regulatory Affairs Division
Department of Transport
• Catherine Higgens, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Programs
• Nancy Harris, Executive Director, Regulatory Stewardship and Aboriginal Affairs
Department of Natural Resources
• Jeff Labonté, Assistant Deputy Minister, Major Projects Management Office
• Terence Hubbard, Director General, Petroleum Resources Branch
Department of the Environment
• Stephen Lucas, Deputy Minister
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Monday, March 19, 2018, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-69, An Act to enact the Impact Assessment Act and the Canadian Energy Regulator Act, to amend the Navigation Protection Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts.

The Minister made a statement and, with Jonathan Wilkinson, Ron Hallman, and Stephen Lucas, answered questions.

At 12:00 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:08 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Jeff Labonté, Terence Hubbard, Christine Loth-Bown, Brent Parker, Catherine Higgens, and Nancy Harris answered questions.

At 1:00 p.m., by unanimous consent and pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Committee continue to sit.

At 1:01 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Thomas Bigelow
Clerk of the Committee