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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 85
Thursday, November 23, 2017, 10:59 a.m. to 12:54 p.m.
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)


Library of Parliament
• Sarah Lemelin-Bellerose, Analyst
• Francis Lord, Analyst
Department of Industry
• Susan Hart, Director General, Connecting Canadians Branch
• Andre Arbour, Acting Director, Telecommunications, Internet, Policy Branch
• Luc Delorme, Acting Director, Connecting Canadians Branch, Program and Engineering
• Adam Scott, Acting Director General, Spectrum Licensing Policy Branch
Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission
• Christopher Seidl, Executive Director, Telecommunications
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee proceeded to a briefing on broadband in rural Canada.

Susan Hart and Christopher Seidl made statements and, with Luc Delorme, Adam Scott and Andre Arbour, answered questions.

At 12:11 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:14 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That, notwithstanding the routine motion governing members and staff attending in camera proceedings adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, an intern from the office of Mary Ng be permitted to attend the in camera portion of today’s meeting.

At 12:54 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Danielle Widmer
Clerk of the Committee