Extract from the Journals of the Senate, Wednesday, March 11, 2020:
The Honourable Senator Gagné moved, seconded by the Honourable Senator Gold, P.C.:
That the Standing Senate Committee on National Finance be authorized to examine and report upon the expenditures set out in the Main Estimates for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2021; and
That, for the purpose of this study, the committee have the power to meet, even though the Senate may then be sitting or adjourned, and that rules 12-18(1) and 12-18(2) be suspended in relation thereto.
The question being put on the motion, it was adopted.