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Minutes of Proceedings

42nd Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting No. 62
Monday, May 8, 2017, 3:34 p.m. to 5:32 p.m.
Robert Oliphant, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Maxime Charron-Tousignant, Analyst
• Lyne Casavant, Analyst
• Hon. Ralph Goodale, P.C., M.P., Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness
• Jill Wherrett, Acting Assistant Deputy Minister, Portfolio Affairs and Communications Branch
Canada Border Services Agency
• Martin Bolduc, Vice-President, Programs Branch
• Julie Watkinson, Deputy Executive Director and General Counsel
Department of Transport
• Tom Oommen, Acting Director General, Surface Transportation Policy
Department of Justice
• Erin McKey, Acting General Counsel
Pursuant to the Order of Reference of Monday, March 6, 2017, the Committee commenced consideration of Bill C-23, An Act respecting the preclearance of persons and goods in Canada and the United States.

The Minister made a statement and, with Jill Wherrett, Martin Bolduc and Julie Watkinson, answered questions.

At 4:31 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:37 p.m., the sitting resumed.

Jill Wherrett, Martin Bolduc, Julie Watkinson, Tom Oommen and Erin McKey answered questions.

At 4:41 p.m., Larry Miller took the Chair.

At 4:47 p.m., Robert Oliphant took the Chair.

At 5:32 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Jean-Marie David
Clerk of the Committee