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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Social Affairs, Science and Technology

First Session, Forty-first Parliament, 2011-12

Chair: The Honourable KELVIN KENNETH OGILVIE


Wednesday, November 28, 2012 (in camera)
Thursday, November 29, 2012

Issue No. 27

Twenty-third meeting on:

Study on prescription pharmaceuticals in Canada

First (final) meeting on:

Bill C-313, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (non-corrective contact lenses)

INCLUDING:
THE SIXTEENTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Bill C-313)


WITNESSES

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Patricia Davidson, Member of Parliament for Sarnia-Lambton, Sponsor of the bill.

Canadian Association of Optometrists:

Dr. Lillian Linton, President.

Camden Passage Inc.:

Tushar Mehta, Operations Manager.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Kelvin Kenneth Ogilvie, Chair

The Honourable Art Eggleton, P.C., Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Cordy, *Cowan (or Tardif), Dyck, Eaton, Enverga, *LeBreton, P.C. (or Carignan), Martin, Merchant, Munson, Seidman, Seth, Verner, P.C.

* Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)

Changes in membership of the committee:

Pursuant to rule 12-5, membership of the committee was amended as follows:

The Honourable Senator Seidman replaced the Honourable Senator Lang (November 26, 2012).

The Honourable Senator Dyck replaced the Honourable Senator Campbell (November 22, 2012).