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Meeting No. 41
Thursday, April 23, 2015

The Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology met in camera at 11:06 a.m. this day, in Room 268, The Valour Building, the Chair, David Sweet, presiding.


Members of the Committee present: John Carmichael, Joe Daniel, Cheryl Gallant, Hon. Mike Lake, Brian Masse, Peggy Nash, Annick Papillon, Hon. Judy Sgro, David Sweet and Mark Warawa.


In attendance: Library of Parliament: Mathieu Frigon, Analyst.

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

It was agreed, — That the Minister of Industry be invited to appear before the Committee regarding Main Estimates 2015-16 on Thursday, May 14, 2015.


It was agreed, — That the Committee hear from Joe Preston, M.P. and Wayne Smith, Chief Statistician of Statistics Canada regarding Bill C-625, An Act to amend the Statistics Act (removal of imprisonment) on Tuesday, April 28, 2015, from 11:00 p.m. to 12:00 p.m., after which the Committee will proceed to Clause-by-Clause consideration of the Bill.


It was agreed, — That the Committee undertake a study on the state of disruptive technologies within the mandate of Industry Canada and that it hear from Department officials on the subject-matter on Thursday, April 30, 2015, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


It was agreed, — That the Committee consider its business on Thursday, April 30, 2015, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.


At 11:18 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.


Roger Préfontaine
Clerk of the Committee

2015/04/24 2:07 p.m.