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Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development
House of Commons / Chambre des communes
Comité permanent des affaires étrangères et du développement international

For immediate release


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UPDATE April 6, 2017

FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE CHAIR, HON. ROBERT NAULT TABLES COMMITTEE REPORT ON SANCTIONS LEGISLATION IN THE HOUSE OF COMMONS

April 6, 2017 – Hon. Robert Nault, Chair of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development, will table the Committee’s report on its statutory review of theFreezing Assets of Corrupt Foreign Officials Act and the Special Economic Measures Act in the House of Commons today.

Over the course of 13 meetings, the Committee heard testimony from government officials, academics, practitioners, and civil society advocates regarding these important pieces of legislation.

When

April 6, 2017 – During Routine Proceedings

Time: Approximately 10:00 a.m. (ET)

Note: the presentation of the report today may be delayed due to proceedings in the House

Who

Committee Chair – Hon. Robert D. Nault

Where

House of Commons

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For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact:
Angela Crandall, Clerk of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Development
Tel: 613-996-1540
E-mail: FAAE@parl.gc.ca