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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 73
Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 11:02 a.m. to 1:34 p.m.
Hon. Larry Bagnell, Chair (Liberal)

House of Commons
• Kenza Gamassi, Procedural Clerk
Library of Parliament
• Andre Barnes, Analyst
Office of the Commissioner of Lobbying
• Karen E. Shepherd, Commissioner of Lobbying
• Bruce Bergen, Senior Counsel
Office of the Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner
• Mary Dawson, Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner
• Martine Richard, General Counsel
Elections Ontario
• Greg Essensa, Chief Electoral Officer
As an individual
• Eric Montigny, Professor, Department of Political Science, Université Laval
• Leslie Seidle, Research Director, Institute for Research on Public Policy
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Thursday, June 15, 2017, the Committee resumed consideration of Bill C-50, An Act to amend the Canada Elections Act (political financing).

Eric Montigny and Leslie Seidle made statements and answered questions.

At 11:45 p.m., Scott Reid took the Chair.

At 11:59 a.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 12:03 p.m., the sitting resumed.

At 12:03 p.m., the Hon. Larry Bagnell took the Chair.

Mary Dawson and Karen E. Shepherd made statements and answered questions.

At 12:59 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 1:03 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Greg Essensa made a statement and answered questions.

At 1:34 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Andrew Lauzon
Clerk of the Committee