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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 104
Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 3:34 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)


• John Aldag for Mary Ng (Liberal)
• Hon. Michelle Rempel for Hon. Maxime Bernier (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• David Groves, Analyst
• Francis Lord, Analyst
• Hon. Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development
• Hon. Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities
Department of Industry
• John Knubley, Deputy Minister
• David McGovern, Associate Deputy Minister
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(4), the Committee commenced consideration of the Main Estimates 2018-19: Votes 1 and 5 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Votes 1 and 5 under Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Canadian Space Agency, Vote 1 under Canadian Tourism Commission, Vote 1 under Copyright Board, Votes 1, 5, 10, L15 and L20 under Department of Industry, Votes 1 and 5 under Department of Western Economic Diversification, Votes 1 and 5 under Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, Votes 1 and 5 under Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario, Votes 1, 5 and 10 under National Research Council of Canada, Votes 1 and 5 under Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, Votes 1 and 5 under Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Vote 1 under Standards Council of Canada and Vote 1 under Statistics Canada, referred to the Committee on Monday, April 16, 2018.

The Chair called Vote 1under Department of Industry.

The Hon. Kirsty Duncan made a statement and answered questions.

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

At 4:35 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The Hon. Navdeep Bains made a statement and, with John Knubley, answered questions.

At 5:27 p.m., by unanimous consent and pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the Committee continue to sit.

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

Michel Marcotte
Clerk of the Committee