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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 61
Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 3:47 p.m. to 5:28 p.m.
Blaine Calkins, Chair (Conservative)

Library of Parliament
• Michael Dewing, Analyst
• Chloé Forget, Analyst
Consumers Council of Canada
• Dennis Hogarth, Vice-President
Information Technology Association of Canada
• André Leduc, Vice-President, Government Relations and Policy
• Robert Watson, President and Chief Executive Officer
Canadian Chamber of Commerce
• Scott Smith, Director, Intellectual Property and Innovation Policy
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(h)(vi) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, November 1, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA).

Robert Watson, Dennis Hogarth and Scott Smith made statements and, with André Leduc, answered questions.

At 5:14 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:15 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That in relation to the study of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), the proposed budget in the amount of $ 47,481.40, for the Committee’s travel to Washington, D.C., United States of America in the Fall of 2017, be adopted.

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

Hugues La Rue
Clerk of the Committee