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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 61
Thursday, May 11, 2017, 8:46 a.m. to 10:39 a.m.
Scott Simms, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Daniele Lafrance, Analyst
• Thai Nguyen, Analyst
As an individual
• Natalie Ban, Assistant Professor, School of Environmental Studies, University of Victoria
BC Seafood Alliance
• Christina Burridge, Executive Director
• Bruce Turris, Executive Manager, Canadian Groundfish Research and Conservation Society
BC Commercial Fishing Caucus
• Jim McIsaac, Managing Director
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.

Natalie Ban, by videoconference from Victoria, British Columbia, Christina Burridge and Jim McIsaac made statements and, with Bruce Turris, answered questions.

At 10:39 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Thomas Bigelow
Clerk of the Committee