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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 87
Thursday, March 1, 2018, 8:50 a.m. to 10:49 a.m.
James Maloney, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Jesse Good, Analyst
• Mohamed Zakzouk, Analyst
Canadian Wood Council
• Michael Giroux, President
• Patrick Lavoie, Senior Researcher, Sustainable Development
• Jean-Pierre Martel, Vice-President, Strategic Partnerships
Forestry Innovation Investment Ltd.
• Michael Loseth, President and Chief Executive Officer
• Sonya Zeitler Fletcher, Vice-President, Market Development
Forest Products Association of Canada
• Derek Nighbor, Chief Executive Officer
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, February 7, 2018, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-354, An Act to amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (use of wood).

Derek Nighbor and Michael Giroux made statements and answered questions.

At 9:44 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 9:47 a.m., the sitting resumed.

Michael Loseth and Jean-Pierre Martel made statements and, with Sonya Zeitler Fletcher and Patrick Lavoie, answered questions.

At 10:43 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:45 a.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $ 15 600, for the study of Bill C-354, An Act to amend the Department of Public Works and Government Services Act (use of wood), be adopted.

At 10:49 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marc-Olivier Girard
Clerk of the Committee