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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 107
Wednesday, January 31, 2024, 5:47 p.m. to 8:01 p.m.
Joël Lightbound, Chair (Liberal)

• Michael Barrett for Ryan Williams (Conservative)
• Chris Bittle for Francesco Sorbara (Liberal)
• James Maloney for Ryan Turnbull (Liberal)
• René Villemure for Jean-Denis Garon (Bloc Québécois)
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• Dana Fan, Analyst
• Sarah Lemelin-Bellerose, Analyst
• Alexandra Savoie, Analyst

Pursuant to Standing Order 106(2), the clerk of the committee presided over the election of a vice-chair.

On motion of Chris Bittle, it was agreed, — That Jean-Denis Garon be elected Second Vice-Chair of the committee.

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

It was agreed, — That the proposed supplementary budget in the amount of $6,000, for the study of Bill C-27, be adopted.

As an individual
• Vass Bednar, Executive Director, Master of Public Policy in Digital Society Program, McMaster University
• Andrew Clement, Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Information, University of Toronto
• Nicolas Papernot, Assistant Professor and Canada CIFAR AI Chair, University of Toronto and Vector Institute
Pursuant to the order of reference of Monday, April 24, 2023, the committee resumed consideration of Bill C-27, An Act to enact the Consumer Privacy Protection Act, the Personal Information and Data Protection Tribunal Act and the Artificial Intelligence and Data Act and to make consequential and related amendments to other Acts.

The witnesses made statements and answered questions.

At 6:40 p.m., by unanimous consent, Brian Masse took the Chair as Acting Chair.

At 7:00 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 7:06 p.m., the sitting resumed.

As an individual
• Leah Lawrence, Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Sustainable Development Technology Canada
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, November 7, 2023, the committee resumed its study on the recent investigation and reports on Sustainable Development Technology Canada.

Leah Lawrence made a statement and answered questions.

At 8:01 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Miriam Burke
Clerk of the committee