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Minutes of Proceedings

43rd Parliament, 2nd Session
Meeting 28
Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 3:33 p.m. to 5:57 p.m.
Francis Scarpaleggia, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Natacha Kramski, Analyst
• Ross Linden-Fraser, Analyst

By unanimous consent, it was agreed, — That the committee continue to sit once the bells begin ringing.

Canadian Beverage Association
• Jim Goetz, President
Environmental Defence Canada
• Karen Wirsig, Program Manager, Plastics
Government of Alberta
• Hon. Sonya Savage, Minister of Energy
Oceana Canada
• Joshua Laughren, Executive Director
• Ashley Wallis, Plastics Campaigner
Regional Municipality of Peel
• Norman Lee, Director, Waste Management
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Monday, November 2, 2020, the committee resumed its study of single-use plastics.

Jim Goetz, Karen Wirsig, Ashley Wallis, Norman Lee and Sonya Savage made statements and, with Joshua Laughren, answered questions.

At 4:12 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5) and the motion adopted by the committee earlier today, it was agreed that the committee continue to sit.

At 4:34 p.m., the sitting was suspended.

At 4:54 p.m., the sitting resumed.

The committee resumed consideration of single-use plastics. Questioning of the witnesses resumed.

At 5:57 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Angela Crandall
Clerk of the Committee