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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 29
Thursday, October 27, 2016, 8:49 a.m. to 10:46 a.m.
Hon. Judy A. Sgro, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Allison Padova, Analyst
Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters
• Greg Farrant, Manager, Government Affairs and Policy
Paddle Canada
• Jay Morrison, Director, Quebec Branch
Council of Canadians
• Emma Lui, Water Campaigner
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of the Navigation Protection Act.

Greg Farrant and Jay Morrison made statements and answered questions.

Emma Lui, by videoconference from Vancouver, Britiish Columbia, made a statement and, with Greg Farrant and Jay Morrison, answered questions.


Luc Berthold moved, — That the Committee invite no further witnesses to appear as part of this study, and that it wait for the upcoming amendments from the Minister of Transport before continuing its work.

After debate, the question was put on the motion and it was negatived, by a show of hands: YEAS: 3; NAYS: 6.

Robert Aubin gave notice of the following motion:

That we hear the witnesses at an additional meeting once the Committee has decided on Mr. Berthold’s motion.

At 10:46 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Andrew Bartholomew Chaplin
Clerk of the Committee