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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 35
Tuesday, October 18, 2022, 3:53 p.m. to 6:17 p.m.
Webcast
Presiding
Ken McDonald, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Naaman Sugrue, Procedural Clerk
 
Library of Parliament
• Edouard McIntyre, Analyst
• Natacha Kramski, Analyst
Cape Breton Fish Harvesters Association
• Michael Barron, President
Fédération régionale acadienne des pêcheurs professionnels
• Jean Lanteigne, Director General
• Martin Noël, President, Association des pêcheurs professionnels crabiers acadiens
Fish, Food and Allied Workers - Unifor
• Keith Sullivan, President
Fisheries Council of Canada
• Paul Lansbergen, President
Grand Manan Fishermen's Association
• Bonnie Morse, Project Manager
Prince Edward Island Fishermen's Association
• Molly Aylward, Executive Director
• Melanie Giffin, Marine Biologist and Industry Program Planner
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, January 20, 2022, the committee resumed its study of the North Atlantic right whale.

Jean Lanteigne, Martin Noël, Bonnie Morse and Keith Sullivan made statements and answered questions.

At 4:15 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the committee continue to sit.

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

At 4:51 p.m., the sitting resumed.

At 5:06 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:09 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Paul Lansbergen, Molly Aylward and Michael Barron made statements and, with Melanie Giffin, answered questions.

At 5:53 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 5:56 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.

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

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study of the impacts of the climate crisis, the deadline for the submission of witness lists to the clerk be 12:00 p.m. on Monday, October 31, 2022.

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study of pinniped stock management, the deadline for the submission of witness lists to the clerk be 4:00 p.m. on Friday, December 9, 2022.

Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, February 1, 2022, the committee resumed its study of science at the Department of Fisheries and Oceans.

The committee proceeded to give drafting instructions to the analysts for a draft report.

It was agreed, — That the members of the committee submit to the clerk their recommendations in relation to the study of science at the Department of Fisheries and Oceans no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 20, 2022.

At 6:17 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.



Christine Sing
Clerk of the committee