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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 20
Monday, May 30, 2022, 11:02 a.m. to 12:56 p.m.
Peter Schiefke, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Geneviève Gosselin, Analyst
• Alexandre Lafrenière, Analyst
• Hon. Omar Alghabra, P.C., M.P., Minister of Transport
• Hon. Dominic LeBlanc, P.C., M.P., Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities
Department of Transport
• Michael Keenan, Deputy Minister
• Craig Hutton, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy
• Kevin Brosseau, Assistant Deputy Minister, Safety and Security
• Stephanie Hébert, Assistant Deputy Minister, Programs
• Ryan Pilgrim, Chief Financial Officer and Assistant Deputy Minister, Corporate Services
Office of Infrastructure of Canada
• Kelly Gillis, Deputy Minister, Infrastructure and Communities
• Alison O'Leary, Senior Assistant Deputy Minister, Communities and Infrastructure Programs
• Glenn R. Campbell, Assistant Deputy Minister, Investment, Partnerships and Innovation
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(4) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, May 5, 2022, the committee commenced consideration of the Main Estimates 2022-23: Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority, Vote 1 under Canadian Transportation Agency, Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Department of Transport, Vote 1 under Marine Atlantic Inc., Votes 1, 5 and 10 under Office of Infrastructure of Canada, Vote 1 under The Jacques-Cartier and Champlain Bridges Inc., Vote 1 under VIA Rail Canada Inc., Vote 1 under Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority, referred to the committee on Tuesday, March 1, 2022.

The Chair called Vote 1 under Canadian Air Transport Security Authority.

The Minister of Transport made a statement and, with Michael Keenan, Craig Hutton, Kevin Brosseau, Stephanie Hébert and Ryan Pilgrim, answered questions.

At 12:01 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:07 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities made a statement and, with Kelly Gillis, Alison O'Leary and Glenn R. Campbell, answered questions.

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

It was agreed, — That, in relation to the study of Large Port Infrastructure Expansion Projects in Canada, the proposed budget in the amount of $110,298.95, for the committee’s travel to St. John's, Newfoundland, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Montréal, Quebec, Hamilton- Niagara (region), Ontario, Vancouver, British Columbia, Prince Rupert, British Columbia and Seattle, Washington State, United States of America in the Fall of 2022, be adopted.

At 12:40 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the committee continue to sit.

At 12:56 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the committee