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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 99
Thursday, October 5, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to 1:02 p.m.
Tom Lukiwski, Chair (Conservative)

Library of Parliament
• Raphaëlle Deraspe, Analyst
• Lindsay McGlashan, Analyst
• Hon. Bardish Chagger, P.C., M.P., Leader of the Government in the House of Commons
Privy Council Office
• Ian McCowan, Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet, Governance Secretariat
• Martha Boyle, Privy Council Officer, Governance Secretariat
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Monday, June 12, 2017, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-24, An Act to amend the Salaries Act and to make a consequential amendment to the Financial Administration Act.

The Minister made a statement and, with Ian McCowan and Martha Boyle, answered questions.

At 12:03 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:05 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Ian McCowan and Martha Boyle answered questions.


Bev Shipley moved, — That, pursuant to Standing Order 108(2), the Committee immediately undertake a study of no less than four meetings on the proposed changes to the tax system outlined in the Government’s consultations titled “Tax Planning Using Private Corporations” as publicly released on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in order to assess the potential impact of the changes and the additional resources that will be needed by the Government of Canada in order to enforce the consultation paper’s proposals; that the Committee report its findings to the House; and that the Government provide a response to the recommendations made by the Committee.

Debate arose thereon.


Yasmin Ratansi moved, — That the debate be now adjourned.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to, by a show of hands: YEAS: 6; NAYS: 2.

At 12:36 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:39 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Thursday, June 1, 2017, the Committee resumed its study of changes to the Government of Canada’s Communications Policy pertaining to government advertising.

The Committee proceeded to give drafting instructions to the analysts for a report.

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

Patrick Williams
Clerk of the Committee