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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 164
Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 8:44 a.m. to 10:43 a.m.
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)


Library of Parliament
• Sarah Lemelin-Bellerose, Analyst
• Francis Lord, Analyst
• Hon. Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development
Department of Industry
• Mitch Davies, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Industry Sector
• Andrea Johnston, Assistant Deputy Minister, Innovation Canada
• John Knubley, Deputy Minister
• Lisa Setlakwe, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategy and Innovation Policy Sector
• Philippe Thompson, Assistant Deputy Minister, Corporate Management Sector
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(4), the Committee commenced consideration of the Main Estimates 2019-20: Votes 1, 5, 10 and 15 under Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Votes 1, 5, 10, 15 and 20 under Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency, Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Canadian Space Agency, Votes 1 and 5 under Canadian Tourism Commission, Vote 1 under Copyright Board, Votes 1, 5, 10, L15, L20, 25, 30, 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65 and 70 under Department of Industry, Votes 1, 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 under Department of Western Economic Diversification, Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario, Votes 1, 5 and 10 under National Research Council of Canada, Votes 1, 5, 10 and 15 under Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, Votes 1, 5, 10 and 15 under Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Vote 1 under Standards Council of Canada, Votes 1 and 5 under Statistics Canada, referred to the Committee on Thursday, April 11, 2019.

The Chair calls Vote 1 under Department of Industry.

The Minister made a statement and, with John Knubley, answered questions.

At 9:48 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:53 a.m., the sitting resumed.

The witnesses answered questions.

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

Michel Marcotte
Clerk of the Committee