Committees

Committees

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Schedule of All Meetings

Date / Time Committee Studies & Bills Location  Note
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Bill C-220, An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (bereavement leave)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
  • Bill S-211, An Act to establish International Mother Language Day
    • Dr. Monjur Chowdhury, Founding Executive Director (Pro-active Education for All Children's Enrichment)
    • Jocelyn W. Formsma, Executive Director (National Association of Friendship Centres)
    • The Honourable Senator Mobina S. B. Jaffer, sponsor of the bill
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
  • Bill C-237, An Act to establish a national framework for diabetes
    • Kimberley Hanson, Executive Director, Federal Affairs (Diabetes Canada)
    • Sonia Sidhu, Member of Parliament for Brampton South, sponsor of the bill
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Subject to Change]
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • Christopher Campbell-Duruflé, Lawyer, doctoral student and member of the legal committee (Quebec Environmental Law Centre)
    • Anne-Sophie Doré, Lawyer (Quebec Environmental Law Centre)
    • Paul Fauteux, Attorney and accredited mediator and arbitrator (As an Individual)
    • Christophe McGlade, Head of Energy Supply Unit (International Energy Agency)
    • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Internal Economy, Budgets and Administration
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
    • Marie-Eve Belzile, Principal Clerk, Committees Directorate (Senate of Canada)
    • The Honourable Hedy Fry, P.C., Member of Parliament for Vancouver Center, British Columbia (House of Commons)
    • Nathalie Laliberté, Vice President, Service to Parliament and Interpretation Sector (Translation Bureau)
    • Jeremy LeBlanc, Acting Clerk Assistant and Director General (International and Interparliamentary Affairs)
    • The Honourable Senator Donald Neil Plett, Co-Chair (Joint Interparliamentary Council)
    • Lucie Séguin, Chief Executive Officer (Translation Bureau)
  • Pursuant to rule 12-7(1), consideration of financial and administrative matters
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Foreign Affairs and International Trade
  • Study matters relating to foreign or Commonwealth relations generally, as described in rule 12-7(4)
    • Stephen Brown, Professor, School of Political Studies, University of Ottawa (As an Individual)
    • Nadine Grant, Vice President, International Programs and Business Development (Plan International Canada)
    • Valerie Percival, Associate Professor, Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University (As an Individual)
    • The Honourable Bob Rae, P.C., Ambassador and Permanent Representative-Designate of Canada to the United Nations in New York (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Andrew (Drew) Smith, Director General, International Assistance Policy (Global Affairs Canada)
    • Joshua Tabah, Director General, Health and Nutrition, Global Issues and Development Branch (Global Affairs Canada)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • Dr. Joy Agnew, Director, Applied Research, Centre of Innovation, Olds College (As an Individual)
    • Denis Bolduc, Secretary General (Fédération des travailleurs et travailleuses du Québec)
    • Caroline Brouillette, Policy Analyst (Climate Action Network Canada)
    • Joyce Hall, Co-chair (JustEarth)
    • Dr. Aaron Henry, Senior Director, Natural Resources and Sustainable Growth (Canadian Chamber of Commerce)
    • Corinne Le Quéré, Professor, Climate Change Science, University of East Anglia (As an Individual)
    • Amanda Reed, Director of Strategic Partnerships (Nature United)
    • Dr. Judith Sayers, President (Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council)
    • Eriel Tchekwie Deranger, Executive Director (Indigenous Climate Action)
    • Dana Tizya-Tramm, Chief (Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation)
    • David Wright, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Calgary (As an Individual)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Agriculture and Forestry
  • Bill C-208, An Act to amend the Income Tax Act (transfer of small business or family farm or fishing corporation)
    • Trevor McGowan, Director General, Tax Legislation Division, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Shawn Porter, Associate Assistant Deputy Minister, Tax Policy Branch (Department of Finance Canada)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Transport and Communications
  • Bill S-225, An Act to amend the Copyright Act (remuneration for journalistic works)
    • Erin Finlay, Partner, Stohn Hay Cafazzo Dembroski Richmond LLP (As an Individual)
    • Edward Greenspon, President and CEO, Public Policy Forum (As an Individual)
    • Mathew Ingram, Chief Digital Writer, Columbia Journalism Review (As an Individual)
    • Jason J. Kee, Government Affairs and Public Policy Counsel (Google Canada)
    • Jean-Hugues Roy, Journalist and Professor, School of Media, Université du Québec à Montréal (As an Individual)
    • Francis Sonier, President (Réseau Presse)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the minutes of this meeting]
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
Legal and Constitutional Affairs
  • Bill S-203, An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
When the Senate rises but not before time shown above.
Social Affairs, Science and Technology
  • Bill C-220, An Act to amend the Canada Labour Code (bereavement leave)
    • Matt Jeneroux, Member of Parliament for Edmonton Riverbend, sponsor of the bill
    • Julie Kelndorfer, Director, Government and Community Relations (Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada)
    • Patrice Lindsay, Director, Health Systems Change (Heart and Stroke Foundation)
    • Matthew Musgrave, Specialist, Government Relations and Public Engagement - Canada (Heart and Stroke Foundation)
  • Study matters relating to social affairs, science and technology generally, as described in rule 12-7(9)
    • Consideration of a draft report
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
  • Examine the subject matter of Bill C-12, Canadian Net-Zero Emissions Accountability Act
    • The Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, P.C., M.P, Minister of Environment and Climate Change (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Alan Andrews, Program Director, Climate (Ecojustice)
    • Émile Boisseau-Bouvier, Analyst, Climate Policy (Équiterre)
    • Andrew Gage, Staff Lawyer (West Coast Environmental Law)
    • Monica Gattinger, Full Professor and Director, Positive Energy, Institute for Science, Society and Policy, University of Ottawa (As an Individual)
    • Dr. Kelly Martin, Doctor and Epidemiologist (For Our Kids - Montreal)
    • Michael McSweeney, President and Chief Executive Officer (Cement Association of Canada)
    • Samuel Millar, Director General, Corporate Finance, Natural Resources and Environment, Economic Development and Corporate Finance (Department of Finance Canada)
    • John Moffet, Assistant Deputy Minister, Environmental Protection Branch (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Douglas Nevison, Assistant Deputy Minister, Climate Change Branch (Environment and Climate Change Canada)
    • Marc-André Viau, Director, Government Relations (Équiterre)
    • Laure Waridel, Co-Instigator (Mothers Step In)
By videoconference [Webcast] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
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