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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 95
Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 8:47 a.m. to 10:43 a.m.
Bernadette Jordan, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Daniele Lafrance, Analyst
• Thai Nguyen, Analyst
• Hon. Dominic LeBlanc, P.C., M.P., Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
• Adam Burns, Director General, Fisheries Resource Management
• Darren Goetze, Director General, Conservation and Protection
• Philippe Morel, Assistant Deputy Minister, Aquatic Ecosystems Sector
• Mark Waddell, Acting Director General, Fisheries and Licence Policy, Fisheries and Harbour Management
• Nicholas Winfield, Director General, Ecosystems Management
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Monday, April 16, 2018, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-68, An Act to amend the Fisheries Act and other Acts in consequence.

The Chair called Clause 1.

The Committee observed a moment of silence in memory of the victims from the tragegy that occured in Toronto on Monday, April 23, 2018.

The Minister made a statement and answered questions.

At 9:47 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:51 a.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses answered questions.

At 10:43 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Nancy Vohl
Clerk of the Committee