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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 27
Tuesday, June 7, 2016, 11:05 a.m. to 1:01 p.m.
In Camera
Hon. Wayne Easter, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Philippe Dufresne, Law Clerk and Parliamentary Counsel
• William Stephenson, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Michaël Lambert-Racine, Analyst
• Brett Capstick, Analyst
The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

At 11:21 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 11:25 a.m., the sitting resumed in public and televised.

As individuals
• Arthur Cockfield, Professor, Faculty of Law, Queen's University
• André Lareau, Professor, Faculty of Law, Université Laval
Canadians for Tax Fairness
• Scott Chamberlain, General Counsel, Association of Canadian Financial Officers
• Dennis Howlett, Executive Director
Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada
• Joy Thomas, President and Chief Executive Officer
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, April 14, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of Canada Revenue Agency’s efforts to combat tax avoidance and evasion.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.

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

Suzie Cadieux
Clerk of the Committee