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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 16
Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 5:00 p.m. to 6:46 p.m.
Vance Badawey, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Geneviève Gosselin, Analyst
• Alexandre Lafrenière, Analyst
Department of Transport
• Nicholas Robinson, Director General, Civil Aviation
• David Turnbull, Director, National Aircraft Certification
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, October 29, 2020, the committee resumed its study of the aircraft certification process.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.


Xavier Barsalou-Duval moved, — That the Committee invite the Minister of Transport to appear for one hour on the approval of the sale of Air Transat and that this meeting take place as soon as possible, but no later than February 25, 2021. That the Committee invite for the second hour of this meeting the Competition Bureau to testify on the same subject.

After debate, the question was put on the motion and it was negatived on the following recorded division:

YEAS: Taylor Bachrach, Xavier Barsalou-Duval — 2;

NAYS: Chris Bittle, Fayçal El-Khoury, Helena Jaczek, Michael Kram, Stephanie Kusie, Churence Rogers, Doug Shipley, Maninder Sidhu, Gerald Soroka — 9.

At 6:46 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the Committee