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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 33
Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 3:32 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Hon. Wayne Easter, Chair (Liberal)

• Ziad Aboultaif for Ron Liepert (Conservative)
• Ziad Aboultaif for Hon. Lisa Raitt (Conservative)
• Gérard Deltell for Ron Liepert (Conservative)
House of Commons
• William Stephenson, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Dylan Gowans, Analyst
• Florian Richard, Analyst
Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec
• Manon Brassard, Deputy Minister – President
• Pierre-Marc Mongeau, Vice-President, Operations
• Marc Lemieux, Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency
• Patrick Dorsey, Vice-President, Prince Edward Island
• Kent Estabrooks, Vice-President, New Brunswick
• Lynne Beairsto, Director of Corporate Programs and Services, Prince Edward Island
• Kalie Hatt-Kilburn, Director of Policy, Advocacy and Coordination, New Brunswick
Department of Western Economic Diversification
• James Meddings, Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy and Strategic Direction (Ottawa)
• Jim Saunderson, Assistant Deputy Minister, Alberta Region
• Ryan Dunford, Acting Director General, Policy and Strategic Direction (Ottawa)
Pursuant to Standing Order 83.1, the Committee commenced its pre-budget consultations in advance of the 2017 budget.

Jim Saunderson made a statement and, with James Meddings, answered questions.

At 4:32 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:37 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Kent Estabrooks made a statement and, with Kalie Hatt Kilburn, answered questions.

At 5:30 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:35 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Manon Brassard made a statement and, with Pierre-Marc Mongeau, answered questions.

At 6:30 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 6:35 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Patrick Dorsey made a statement and, with Lynne Beairsto, answered questions.

At 7:30 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Suzie Cadieux
Clerk of the Committee