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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 25
Thursday, April 15, 2021, 3:33 p.m. to 5:44 p.m.
In Camera
Pat Finnigan, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Marie-France Lafleur, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Corentin Bialais, Analyst
• Daniel Farrelly, Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, the committee resumed its study of processing capacity.

The committee resumed consideration of a draft report.

At 4:38 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:45 p.m., the sitting resumed.

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

It was agreed, — That the deadline for the receipt of briefs in relation to the study of Bill C-206, An Act to amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying farming fuel) be Tuesday, May 4, 2021.

It was agreed, — That the meeting of Tuesday, May 4, 2021 be devoted to the consideration of Bill C-206, An Act to amend the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act (qualifying agricultural fuel); that senior officials from the Department of Agriculture and Agri-Food be invited to appear during the first hour; and that the second hour be devoted to the hearing of other witnesses.

It was agreed, — That John Barlow be invited to appear on Thursday, May 6, 2021 in relation to Bill C-205, An Act to amend the Health of Animals Act and that he appear for one hour.

It was agreed, — That the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food be invited to appear before the committee on or before Thursday, May 27, 2021 on the subject of Main Estimates 2021-22.

At 5:44 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Alexie Labelle
Clerk of the Committee