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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 88
Monday, February 5, 2018, 3:29 p.m. to 5:32 p.m.
Hon. Judy A. Sgro, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Geneviève Gosselin, Analyst
• Nicole Sweeney, Analyst
• Hon. Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport
Department of Fisheries and Oceans
• Gregory Lick, Director General, Operations
• Marc Sanderson, Acting Director General, National Strategies, Canadian Coast Guard
• Brian Wootton, Regional Director, Incident Management, Western Region
Department of Transport
• Marc-Yves Bertin, Director General, Marine Policy
• Ellen Burack, Director General, Environmental Policy
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Tuesday, December 5, 2017, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-64, An Act respecting wrecks, abandoned, dilapidated or hazardous vessels and salvage operations.

The Minister made a statement and, with Gregory Lick and Brian Wootton, answered questions.

At 4:25 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:27 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Ellen Burack, Marc-Yves Bertin, Gregory Lick and Brian Wootton answered questions.

At 5:17 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:18 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That a proposed schedule for the upcoming months, be adopted.

It was agreed, — That three meetings be devoted to the study of automated and connected vehicles in Canada and that members submit their witness list for this study, in order of priority, to the Clerk of the Committee, by end of day on Wednesday, February 14, 2018.

It was agreed, — That four meetings be devoted to the study of Canada’s requirements for passenger rail service and that members will be asked to provide their witness list on that study for the first week of March.

At 5:32 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marie-France Lafleur
Clerk of the Committee