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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 79
Thursday, October 26, 2017, 11:03 a.m. to 1:02 p.m.
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Naaman Sugrue, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Francis Lord, Analyst
As an individual
• William Michael Osborne, Partner, Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
• Philippe Le Roux, Executive Officer
Imagine Canada
• Bill Schaper, Director, Public Policy
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, June 14, 2017 and section 65 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, the Committee resumed the statutory review of the Act.

William Michael Osborne, Philippe Le Roux, by videoconference from Montréal, Quebec, and Bill Schaper made statements and answered questions.

At 12:25 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:30 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the statutory review of Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation, the deadline for the receipt of briefs be no later than Thursday, November 9, 2017.

At 1:02 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the Committee