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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Banking, Trade and Commerce

Second Session, Forty-first Parliament, 2013-14-15

Chair: The Honourable IRVING GERSTEIN


Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Thursday, May 28, 2015 (in camera)

Issue No. 30

First and second meetings:

Subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 14, 19 of Part 3 of Bill C-59, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on April 21, 2015 and other measures

and

Twenty-fifth meeting:

Study on the use of digital currency


WITNESSES

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Department of Finance Canada:

Lisa Pezzack, Director, Financial Systems Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch;

Heather Kay, Senior Economist, Financial Systems Division, Financial Sector Policy Branch.

Financial Transactions and Reports Analysis Centre of Canada (FINTRAC):

Dan Lambert, Manager, Financial Analysis and Disclosures.

Canadian Securities Administrators:

Jean-François Fortin, Executive Director, Enforcement Branch, Autorités des marchés financiers;

Marianna Ferraro, Lawyer, Legal Branch - Montreal, Autorités des marchés financiers .

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association:

Frank Zinatelli, Vice President and General Counsel (by video conference).

Canadian Bankers Association:

Bill Randle, Deputy General Counsel (by video conference);

Darren Hannah, Acting Vice President, Finance, Risk, and Prudential Policy (by video conference).


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Irving Gerstein, Chair

The Honourable Céline Hervieux-Payette, P.C., Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Bellemare, Black, Campbell, *Carignan, P.C. (or Martin), *Cowan (or Fraser), Greene, LeBreton, P.C., Maltais, Massicotte, Ringuette, Tannas

*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 LeBreton, P.C., replaced the Honourable Senator Tkachuk (May 27, 2015).

The Honourable Senator Tkachuk replaced the Honourable Senator Meredith (May 27, 2015).

The Honourable Senator Meredith replaced the Honourable Senator Tkachuk (May 26, 2015).

The Honourable Senator Tkachuk replaced the Honourable Senator Doyle (May 26, 2015).

The Honourable Senator Doyle replaced the Honourable Senator Tkachuk (May 25, 2015).