Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Fisheries and Oceans
Issue No. 5 - Minutes of Proceedings - June 7, 2016
OTTAWA, Tuesday, June 7, 2016
The Standing Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans met this day at 5:33
p.m., in room 9, Victoria Building, the chair, the Honourable Fabian Manning,
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Ataullahjan,
Enverga, Manning, McInnis, Munson, Poirier and Raine (7).
In attendance: Odette Madore, Analyst, Parliamentary Information and
Research Services, Library of Parliament; Marcy Galipeau, Communications
Officer, Senate Communications Directorate.
Also present: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Thursday, April
14, 2016, the committee continued its study on Maritime Search and Rescue
activities, including current challenges and opportunities. (For complete
text of the order of reference, see proceedings of the committee, Issue No. 4.)
Rear-Admiral John Newton, Commander Joint Task Force Atlantic and Commander
Maritime Forces Atlantic.
The chair made a statement.
Rear-Admiral Newton made a statement and answered questions.
At 6:42 p.m., the committee suspended.
At 6:43 p.m., the committee resumed in camera, pursuant to rule 12-16(1)(d),
to consider a draft agenda (future business).
At 6:46 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.