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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 117
Thursday, May 31, 2018, 12:08 p.m. to 2:01 p.m.
Hon. John McKay, Chair (Liberal)

Assembly of First Nations
• Heather Bear, Vice-Chief, Saskatchewan Region
Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters
• Matt DeMille, Manager, Fish and Wildlife Services
• Brian McRae, Zone/Member and Club Services Liaison
Wolverine Supplies
• Matthew Hipwell, Owner
• John Hipwell, Past President
Firearms Instructors Association Canada
• Allen Martin, President
• Hugh Nielsen, Master Instructor, North Island and Sunshine Coast Regional Director
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Wednesday, March 28, 2018, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-71, An Act to amend certain Acts and Regulations in relation to firearms.

Hugh Nielsen, by videoconference from Victoria, British Columbia, Allen Martin, by videoconference from Victoria, British Columbia, Heather Bear, by videoconference from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Matt DeMille, John Hipwell and Matthew Hipwell made statements and, with Brian McRae, answered questions.


Pierre Paul-Hus moved, — That clause-by-clause consideration of Bill C-71 be postponed until Thursday, June 7, 2018.

Debate arose thereon.

At 2:01 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-Marie David
Clerk of the Committee