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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 114
Friday, May 11, 2018, 2:03 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• David Groves, Analyst
• Francis Lord, Analyst
University of British Columbia
• Allan Bell
• Susan Parker, University Librarian
As an individual
• Carellin Brooks, Author, university and college instructor
• Maya Medeiros, Lawyer, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada
• Jerry Thompson, Author and Journalist
Canadian Association of Learned Journals
• Rowland Lorimer, Treasurer
British Columbia Library Association
• Christine Middlemass, President
• Donald Taylor
Canadian Association of Law Libraries
• Kim Nayyer, Co-Chair, Copyright Committee
Association of Books Publishers of British Columbia
• Kevin Williams, Past President and Publisher, Talonbooks
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, December 13, 2017, and section 92 of the Copyright Act, the Committee resumed the statutory review of the Act.

Susan Parker, Christine Middlemass, Rowland Lorimer and Kim Nayyer made statements and, with Allan Bell and Donald Taylor, answered questions.

At 3:30 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:08 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Kevin Williams, Jerry Thompson, Maya Medeiros and Carellin Brooks made statements and answered questions.

At 5:30 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michel Marcotte
Clerk of the Committee