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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 14
Thursday, April 28, 2022, 4:13 p.m. to 4:54 p.m.
Peter Schiefke, Chair (Liberal)

• Marilyn Gladu for Dan Muys (Conservative)
• John Nater for Matt Jeneroux (Conservative)
Library of Parliament
• Dana Fan, Analyst
• Geneviève Gosselin, Analyst
• Alexandre Lafrenière, Analyst
Canadian Ferry Association
• Serge Buy, Chief Executive Officer
Chamber of Shipping
• Robert Lewis-Manning, President
Food and Beverage Canada
• Kathleen Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer
Institut de recherche en économie contemporaine
• Hubert Rioux, Researcher
Sysco Canada
• Randy White, President
Walmart Canada
• John Bayliss, Executive Vice-President and Transformation Officer
• Francis Lalonde, Vice-President, Transportation
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Thursday, February 3, 2022, the committee resumed its study of the state of Canada's supply chain.

The witnesses made statements.

At 4:38 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), it was agreed that the committee continue to sit.

By unanimous consent, on motion of Vance Badawey, it was agreed, — That, in relation to the committee's study on large port infrastructure expansion projects in Canada, the clerk of the committee, in consultation with the Chair, prepare a preliminary travel submission respecting the committee's proposed travel to St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Montreal, Quebec, the Hamilton-Niagara region in Ontario, Vancouver and Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Seattle, Washington, USA, and the Port of Rotterdam, Netherlands in the Fall of 2022.

By unanimous consent, on motion of Xavier Barsalou-Duval, it was agreed, — That the committee, as part of the study on the impact of commercial shipping on shoreline erosion, visit the ridings of Pierre-Boucher-Les Patriotes-Verchères and Berthier-Maskinongé in fall 2022 to see the condition of the shorelines for themselves and to meet with affected members of the community.

At 4:54 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Michael MacPherson
Clerk of the committee