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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 93
Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 3:43 p.m. to 5:17 p.m.
Dan Ruimy, Chair (Liberal)


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• Sarah Lemelin-Bellerose, Analyst
• Francis Lord, Analyst
Canadian Cable Systems Alliance
• Jay Thomson, Chief Executive Officer
• Ian Stevens, Board Member, Chief Executive Office of Execulink Telecom
Institute for Local Self-Reliance
• Christopher Mitchell, Director, Community Broadband Networks
SSi Micro Ltd.
• Dean Proctor, Chief Development Officer
Xplornet Communications Inc.
• Christine J. Prudham, Executive Vice-President, General Counsel
• James Maunder, Vice-President, Communications and Public Affairs
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, May 5, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of broadband connectivity in rural Canada.

Jay Thomson, Christopher Mitchell, by videoconference from Minneapolis, Minnesota, Dean Proctor, Christine J. Prudham and James Maunder made statements and, with Ian Stevens, answered questions.

At 5:02 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:07 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

At 5:17 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michel Marcotte
Clerk of the Committee