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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 5
Thursday, February 25, 2016, 8:47 a.m. to 10:57 a.m.
Larry Maguire, Vice-Chair (Conservative)

• John Barlow for Hon. Peter Van Loan (Conservative)
• Joe Peschisolido for Hon. Hedy Fry (Liberal)
Library of Parliament
• Marion Ménard, Analyst
• Armine Tchakmakchian, Analyst
House of Commons
• Hugues La Rue, Procedural Clerk
Forum for Research and Policy in Communications
• Monica Auer, Executive Director
• Al MacKay, Director
Université Laval
• François Demers, Professor, Centre des études sur les médias
Carleton University
• Dwayne Winseck, Professor, School of Journalism & Communication
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the Committee on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, the Committee resumed its study of the media and local communities.

Monica Auer, Al MacKay, Dwayne Winseck, and François Demers, by videoconference from Québec, Québec made statements and answered questions.

It was agreed, — That the Committee proceed to sit in camera.

At 10:32 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 10:35 a.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 Committee’s study on the media and local communities, the proposed budget in the amount of $36,700, be adopted.

At 10:57 a.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-François Lafleur
Clerk of the Committee