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

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

Chair: The Honourable KELVIN KENNETH OGILVIE


Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Thursday, June 4, 2015

Issue No. 36

Eighteenth and nineteenth meetings:
Examine and report on the increasing incidence of obesity in Canada: causes, consequences and the way forward

INCLUDING:
THE TWENTY-SECOND REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(Subject matter of those elements contained in Division 15 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)


WITNESSES

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Québec en Forme:

Sylvain Deschênes, Director, Mobilization, Mobilization and Knowledge Transfer Management.

Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance of Canada:

Craig Larsen, Executive Director;

Manuel Arango, Member, Board of Directors.

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development:

Franco Sassi, Senior Health Economist, Health Division (by video conference).


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Kelvin Kenneth Ogilvie, Chair

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

and

The Honourable Senators:

*Carignan, P.C. (or Martin), Chaput, *Cowan (or Fraser), Enverga, Frum, Merchant, Nancy Ruth, Raine, Seidman, Stewart Olsen, Wallace

*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 Raine replaced the Honourable Senator Lang (June 1, 2015).

The Honourable Senator Enverga replaced the Honourable Senator Ngo (June 1, 2015).

The Honourable Senator Eggleton, P.C., replaced the Honourable Senator Campbell (May 29, 2015).