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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 90
Monday, February 12, 2018, 3:31 p.m. to 5:29 p.m.
Bill Casey, Chair (Liberal)

• Hon. Diane Finley for Len Webber (Conservative)
• Stephanie Kusie for Ben Lobb (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Karin Phillips, Analyst
• Marlisa Tiedemann, Analyst
Freeze the Industry
• Anabel Bergeron, Volunteer
• Akehil Johnson, Volunteer
• Maxime Lê, Volunteer
Canadian Convenience Stores Association
• Satinder Chera, President
• Anne Kothawala, President, Convenience Distributors
As an individual
• Sinclair Davidson, Professor of Institutional Economics, School of Economics, Finance and Marketing, College of Business, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc.
• Mike Klander, Director of Corporate Affairs
• Peter Luongo, Managing Director
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Tuesday, January 30, 2018, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill S-5, An Act to amend the Tobacco Act and the Non-smokers’ Health Act and to make consequential amendments to other Acts.

Sinclair Davidson, by teleconference from Melbourne, Australia, Peter Luongo, Satinder Chera, Akehil Johnson, Anabel Bergeron and Maxime Lê, made statements and answered questions.

At 5:29 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marie-Hélène Sauvé
Clerk of the Committee