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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 25
Tuesday, March 9, 2021, 3:20 p.m. to 6:27 p.m.
Hon. Wayne Easter, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Jacques Maziade, Legislative Clerk
• Émilie Thivierge, Legislative Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Andrew Barton, Analyst
• Brett Capwell, Analyst
Canadian Federation of Agriculture
• Scott Ross, Assistant Executive Director
Fédération de la relève agricole du Québec
• Julie Bissonnette, President
• Philippe Pagé, General Director
Grain Growers of Canada
• Andre Harpe, Chair
• Branden Leslie, Manager, Policy and Government Relations
Union des producteurs agricoles
• Marcel Groleau, General President
• Marc St-Roch, Accounting and Taxation Coordinator, Research and Agricultural Policy Directorate
BDO Canada
• Dustin Mansfield, Chartered Professional Accountant
Canadian Federation of Independent Business
• Daniel Kelly, President and Chief Executive Officer
Conference for Advanced Life Underwriting
• Cindy David, Chair of the Board
• Kevin Wark, Tax Advisor
• Brian Janzen, Senior Tax Manager
Insurance Brokers Association of Canada
• Robyn Young, President-Elect
• Peter Braid, Chief Executive Officer
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, February 3, 2021, the committee resumed consideration of Bill C-208, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (transfer of small business or family farm or fishing corporation).

Scott Ross, Julie Bissonnette, Andre Harpe, and Marcel Groleau made statements and, with Philippe Pagé, Branden Leslie, and Marc St-Roch, answered questions.

At 4:46 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:50 p.m., the sitting resumed.

David Mansfield, Daniel Kelly, Cindy David, Brian Janzen, Peter Braid, and Robyn Young made statements and, with Kevin Wark, answered questions.

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

It was agreed, — That the committee continue the study of Bill C-208 on Thursday March 11, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and that the in camera meeting related to the study of Covid-19 spending and programs be held on Tuesday, March 30, 2021.

At 6:27 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Alexandre Roger
Clerk of the Committee