Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Banking, Trade and Commerce
Issue 20 - Minutes of Proceedings - June 7, 2012
OTTAWA, Thursday, June 7, 2012
The Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce met this day
at 10:30 a.m., in room 9, Victoria Building, the deputy chair, the
Honourable Céline Hervieux-Payette, P.C., presiding.
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Greene,
Harb, Hervieux-Payette, P.C., Maltais, Massicotte, Moore, Oliver, Ringuette,
Smith (Saurel), Stewart Olsen and Tkachuk (11).
In attendance: John Bulmer and Adriane Yong, Analysts,
Parliamentary Information and Research Service, Library of Parliament.
Also in attendance: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Thursday, May
3, 2012, the committee continued its examination of the subject-matter of
those elements contained in Divisions 2, 10, 11, 22, 28, and 36 of Part 4 of
Bill C-38, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in
Parliament on March 29, 2012 and other measures. (For the complete text
of the order of reference, see proceedings of the committee, Issue No. 18.)
Le Mouvement d'éducation et de défense des actionnaires:
The deputy chair made an opening statement.
Mr. Gagnon made a statement answered questions.
At 11:41 a.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.
Clerk of the Committee