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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 74
Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 11:01 a.m. to 12:46 p.m.
In Camera
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Francis Lord, Analyst
• Dillan Theckedath, Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Monday, October 31, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of intellectual property and technology transfer.

The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.

At 12:17 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:26 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The Committee proceeded to the consideration of matters related to Committee business.

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $30,350, for the statutory review of An Act to Promote the Efficiency and Adaptability of the Canadian Economy by Regulating Certain Activities that Discourage Reliance on Electronic Means of Carrying Out Commercial Activities, and to Amend the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission Act, the Competition Act, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act and the Telecommunications Act, be adopted.

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the statutory review of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation, the meetings of Tuesday, October 17 and Tuesday, October 24, 2017, be dedicated to the hearing of witnesses.

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study of intellectual property and technology transfer, the meeting of Thursday, October 19, 2017, be dedicated to the consideration of the draft report.

It was agreed, — That the Committee consider the Order-in-Council appointments of Brian O’Neil, Tracey Scarlett and Vijay Kanwar to the positions of Director of the Board of Directors of the Business Development Bank of Canada.

At 12:46 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the Committee