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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 94
Monday, March 19, 2018, 3:29 p.m. to 5:31 p.m.
Hon. Judy A. Sgro, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Geneviève Gosselin, Analyst
• Nicole Sweeney, Analyst
As an individual
• Paul L. Bender, Capt(MN) (Ret'd)
Department of National Defence
• Steve Harris, Acting Director, Chief Historian, Directorate of History and Heritage
Department of Transport
• Ellen Burack, Director General, Environmental Policy
• Nancy Harris, Executive Director, Regulatory Stewardship and Aboriginal Affairs
Parks Canada Agency
• Marc-André Bernier, Manager, Underwater Archaeology
• Ellen Bertrand, Director, Cultural Heritage Strategies
Project Naval Distinction
• Patrick White, Founder and Executive Director
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Monday, February 26, 2018, the Committee commenced its study of ocean war graves.

Steve Harris and Ellen Bertrand made statements and, with Marc-André Bernier, Nancy Harris and Ellen Burack, answered questions.

At 4:26 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:32 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Paul L. Bender, Capt(MN) (Ret'd) and Patrick White made statements and answered questions.

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

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $800.00, for the study of ocean war graves, be adopted.

It was agreed, — That a proposed budget in the amount of $18,300.00, for the study of automated and connected vehicles in Canada, be adopted.

At 5:31 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marie-France Lafleur
Clerk of the Committee