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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 57
Thursday, April 13, 2017, 8:44 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Robert Sopuck, Vice-Chair (Conservative)

Library of Parliament
• Daniele Lafrance, Analyst
• Thai Nguyen, Analyst
B.C. Wildlife Federation
• Alan Martin, Director, Strategic Initiatives
International Union for Conservation of Nature
• Dan Laffoley, Marine Vice-Chair, World Commission on Protected Areas
Maritime Fishermen's Union
• Michel Richard, Union Staff Member
As an individual
• Daniel Pauly, Principal Investigator, Sea Around Us, University of British Columbia
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Monday, December 12, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of the Oceans Act’s marine protected areas.

Dan Laffoley, by videoconference from Peterborough, United Kingdom, and Daniel Pauly made statements and answered questions.

At 9:46 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:48 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Alan Martin, by videoconference from Victoria, British Columbia, and Michel Richard made statements and answered questions.

At 10:45 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Thomas Bigelow
Clerk of the Committee