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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 111
Tuesday, June 4, 2024, 3:34 p.m. to 4:47 p.m.
Ron McKinnon, Chair (Liberal)

• Sukh Dhaliwal for Salma Zahid (Liberal)
• Garnett Genuis for Dane Lloyd (Conservative)
• René Villemure for Kristina Michaud (Bloc Québécois)
Library of Parliament
• Sabrina Charland, Analyst
• Alexsandra Ferland, Analyst
As an individual
• Benjamin Fung, Professor and Canada Research Chair, McGill University
• Thomas Juneau, Associate Professor, Public and International Affairs, University of Ottawa
• Javad Soleimani, Director, Association of Families of Flight PS752 Victims
• Daniel Stanton, Former Operations Manager, Canadian Security Intelligence Service
Pursuant to the order of reference of Wednesday, May 29, 2024, the committee resumed consideration of Bill C-70, An Act respecting countering foreign interference.

Thomas Juneau, Daniel Stanton, Benjamin Fung and Javad Soleimani made statements and answered questions.


Alistair MacGregor moved, — That, in relation to its study of Bill S-210, An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material, and pursuant to Standing Order 97.1(1), the committee request the approval of the House for a 30-sitting-day extension in order to properly and adequately study the bill, hear from witnesses, and conduct clause-by-clause consideration of the bill with amendments, before it is otherwise deemed reported back to the House without amendment on Friday, June 7, 2024.

Debate arose thereon.


Frank Caputo moved, — That the debate be now adjourned.

The question was put on the motion and it was agreed to on the following recorded division:

YEAS: Chris Bittle, Frank Caputo, Sukh Dhaliwal, Iqwinder Gaheer, Garnett Genuis, Mike Kelloway, Heath MacDonald, Glen Motz, Doug Shipley — 9;

NAYS: Alistair MacGregor, René Villemure — 2.

At 4:47 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Simon Larouche
Clerk of the committee