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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 53
Monday, March 20, 2023, 11:01 a.m. to 12:59 p.m.
Hon. Judy A. Sgro, Chair (Liberal)

• Yves Perron (Bloc Québécois)
Library of Parliament
• Bashar Abu Taleb, Analyst
As an individual
• Tim Carroll, Professor
Canadian Federation of Agriculture
• Keith Currie, President
• Brodie Berrigan, Director, Government Relations and Farm Policy
Canadian Hatching Egg Producers
• Gyslain Loyer, Vice-Chair
Egg Farmers of Canada
• Roger Pelissero, Chair
• Emmanuel Destrijker, Second Vice-Chair
National Cattle Feeders' Association
• James Bekkering, Board Chair
• Cathy Jo Noble, Vice-President
Tree of Life
• Lisa MacNeil, President
• Francesco Mastruzzo, Director, Brand Development
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, February 8, 2023, the committee resumed consideration of Bill C-282, An Act to amend the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Act (supply management).

Tim Carroll, Keith Currie, Gyslain Loyer, Roger Pelissero, Cathy Jo Noble, James Bekkering and Lisa MacNeil made statements and, with Emmanuel Destrijker, answered questions.

At 12:45 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:49 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

It was agreed, — That the Minister of International Trade, Export Promotion, Small Business and Economic Development be invited to appear before the committee on Monday, March 27, 2023, for one hour regarding the committee’s study on environmental and human rights considerations regarding Canadian mining firms abroad and one hour on the Main Estimates 2023-24.

It was agreed, — That amendments regarding Bill C-282, An Act to amend the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Act (supply management), be submitted by Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at 4 p.m. and that the committee commence its clause-by-clause consideration of the Bill on Thursday, March 30, 2023.

At 12:59 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Sophia Nickel,
Dancella Boyi
Clerks of the committee