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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 109
Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 3:31 p.m. to 5:28 p.m.
Hon. Judy A. Sgro, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Bashar Abu Taleb, Analyst
• Offah Obale, Analyst
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, the committee resumed its study of free trade negotiations between Canada and Ecuador.

The committee commenced consideration of a draft report.

At 3:56 p.m., the meeting was suspended.

At 4:06 p.m., the meeting resumed in public.

Canadian Labour Congress
• Elizabeth Kwan, Senior Researcher
• Siobhán Vipond, Executive Vice-President
Canadian Trucking Alliance
• Stephen Laskowski, President
• Lak Shoan, Director, Policy and Industry Awareness
Brookings Institution
• Joshua Meltzer, Senior Fellow
Quebec Network for Inclusive Globalization
• Claude Vaillancourt, Member and Spokesperson
GT and Company Executive Advisors
• Steve Verheul, Principal
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, October 17, 2024, the committee commenced its study of the 2026 CUSMA Review

Siobhán Vipond, Stephen Laskowski, Joshua Meltzer, Claude Vaillancourt and Steve Verheul made statements and, with Lak Shoan, answered questions.

At 5:28 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Sophia Nickel
Clerk of the committee