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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 82
Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 11:04 a.m. to 12:53 p.m.
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)


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• Sarah Lemelin-Bellerose, Analyst
• Francis Lord, Analyst
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• Kim Arsenault, Senior Director, Client Services
• Louis Lau, Digital Crime Officer, Cybercrime Directorate
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• Chris Lewis, Chief Scientist
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.

Louis Lau, by videoconference from Singapore, Singapore, Kim Arsenault and Chris Lewis made statements and answered questions.

Brian Masse gave notice of the following motion:

That the House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology develop amendments to be referred to the appropriate Senate committee through correspondence that will review Bill C-25, An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, and the Competition Act, that would address issues of fiscal transparency in Canada, including tax policy, beneficial ownership, and banking regulations.

Questioning of the witnesses resumed.

At 12:53 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the Committee