Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry
Issue 1 - Minutes of Proceedings - Meeting of November 19, 2013
OTTAWA, Tuesday, November 19, 2013
The Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry met in camera this
day at 5 p.m., in room 705, Victoria Building, the chair, the Honourable Percy
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Buth,
Dagenais, Eaton, Maltais, Mercer, Merchant, Mockler, Ogilvie, Oh, Rivard and
In attendance: Aïcha Coulibaly, Analyst, Parliamentary Information and
Research Service, Library of Parliament.
Also in attendance: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to rule 12-16(1)(d), the committee considered a draft agenda.
At 5:21 p.m., pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on
Thursday, November 7, 2013, the committee began its consideration of research
and innovation efforts in the agricultural sector.
Pursuant to rule 12-16(1)(d), the committee considered a draft report.
At 5:31 p.m., the committee suspended.
At 5:32 p.m., the committee resumed in public.
It was agreed:
That the following budget application (Research and innovation efforts in the
agricultural sector) for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2014, be approved for
submission to the Standing Committee on Internal Economy, Budgets and
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At 5:34 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.
Clerk of the Committee