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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 3
Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 3:34 p.m. to 5:02 p.m.
Presiding
Hon. Judy A. Sgro, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Allison Padova, Analyst
Department of Transport
• Helena Borges, Associate Deputy Minister, Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
• André Lapointe, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Services
• Darlene Boileau, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Services, Infrastructure Canada
Canadian Air Transport Security Authority
• Angus Watt, President and Chief Executive Officer
• Andie Andreou, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
VIA Rail Canada Inc.
• Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, President and Chief Executive Officer
• Patricia Jasmin, Chief Financial Officer
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(5), the Committee commenced consideration of the Supplementary Estimates (C) 2015-16: Vote 1c under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, votes 1c and 5c under Office of Infrastructure of Canada, votes 1c and 10c under Transport and vote 1c under VIA Rail Inc., referred to the Committee on Friday, February 19, 2016.

The Chair called Vote 1c under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority.

Helena Borges, Angus Watt and Yves Desjardins-Siciliano, by videoconference from Montréal, Québec made statements and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

Vote 1c under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority carried on division.

The Chair called Votes 1c and 5c under Office of Infrastructure of Canada.

Votes 1c and 5c under Office of Infrastructure of Canada carried on division.

The Chair called Votes 1c and 10c under Transport.

Votes 1c and 10c under Transport carried on division.

The Chair called Vote 1c under VIA Rail Canada Inc.

Vote 1c under VIA Rail Canada Inc., carried on division.

ORDERED, That the Chair report Vote 1c under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, Votes 1c and 5c under Office of Infrastructure of Canada, Votes 1c and 10c under Transport and Vote 1c under VIA Rail Inc. to the House.

At 4:57 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:58 p.m., the sitting resumed.

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

By unanimous consent, on motion of Sean Fraser, it was agreed, — That, during the meetings on March 7 and 9, the Committee also consider the Main Estimates 2016-17 as they relate to the Transport and Infrastructure portfolios, subject to the Committee’s wishes that officials be recalled should the Committee deem it appropriate.

At 5:02 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.



Andrew Bartholomew Chaplin
Clerk of the Committee