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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 25
Tuesday, March 23, 2021, 11:00 a.m. to 1:12 p.m.
Iqra Khalid, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
• Julia Nicol, Analyst
As an individual
• Sandy Hawley, Retired Thoroughbred Jockey
Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport
• Paul Melia, President and Chief Executive Officer
• David Shoemaker, Chief Executive Officer and Secretary General, Canadian Olympic Committee
National Hockey League
• Keith Wachtel, Chief Business Officer and Senior Executive Vice-President, Global Partnerships
• Conal Berberich, Vice-President, Legal
Central Ontario Standardbred Association
• Bill O’Donnell, President
• Dave Drew, Finance Committee Member
Mohawk Council of Kahnawake
• Chief Gina Deer
• Chief Michael Delisle Jr.
• Renée Pelletier, Lawyer and Managing Partner, Olthuis Kleer Townsend
Score Media and Gaming Inc.
• John Levy, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, February 17, 2021, the committee resumed consideration of Bill C-218, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sports betting).

Sandy Hawley, Paul Melia, David Shoemaker and Keith Wachtel made statements and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

At 12:03 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:07 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Bill O’Donnell, Dave Drew, Gina Deer, Michael Delisle and John Levy made statements and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

At 1:12 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Marc-Olivier Girard
Clerk of the Committee