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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 4
Monday, March 7, 2016, 3:28 p.m. to 5:28 p.m.
Hon. Judy A. Sgro, Chair (Liberal)

• Mel Arnold for Kelly Block (Conservative)
• Kyle Peterson for Sean Fraser (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Jed Chong, Research Assistant
• Allison Padova, Analyst
• Hon. Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities
Department of Transport
• Jean-François Tremblay, Deputy Minister, Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
• Yazmine Laroche, Associate Deputy Minister, Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
• Helena Borges, Associate Deputy Minister, Transport, Infrastructure and Communities
• Darlene Boileau, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Services, Infrastructure Canada
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, the Committee commenced its study of the mandate of the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities.

Pursuant to Standing Order 81(4), the Committee commenced consideration of the Main Estimates 2016-17: Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority ,Vote 1 under Canadian Transportation Agency, Vote 1 under Marine Atlantic Inc., Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Office of Infrastructure of Canada, Vote 1 under The Federal Bridge Corporation Limited, Vote 1 under The Jacques-Cartier and Champlain Bridges Inc., Votes 1, 5, 10, 15 and 20 under Transport, Vote 1 under VIA Rail Canada Inc. and Vote 1 under Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority, referred to the Committee on Tuesday, February 23, 2016.

The Chair called Vote 1 under Office of Infrastructure of Canada.

The Minister made a statement and, with the witnesses, answered questions.

At 5:28 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Andrew Bartholomew Chaplin
Clerk of the Committee