Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Agriculture and Forestry
Issue 10 - Minutes of Proceedings - Meeting of April 29, 2014
OTTAWA, Tuesday, April 29, 2014
The Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry met this day at
5:03 p.m., in room 2, Victoria Building, the chair, the Honourable Percy
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Dagenais,
Johnson, Maltais, Mercer, Mockler, Ogilvie, Oh, Robichaud, P.C., and Tkachuk
In attendance: Aïcha Coulibaly, Analyst, 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,
April 3, 2014, the committee began its consideration of the the Canadian
Food Inspection Agency's User Fee Proposal respecting overtime fees,
pursuant to the User Fees Act, S.C. 2004, c. 6, sbs. 4(2).—Sessional Paper
Canadian Food Inspection Agency:
Tony Ritchie, Executive Director, Strategic policy and International
Linda Webster, Director, Strategic Partnerships Division.
Mr. Ritchie made an opening statement and, together with Ms. Webster,
At 5:57 p.m., the committee suspended.
At 6:01 p.m., pursuant to rule 12-16 (1)(d), the committee
proceeded in camera to consider a draft report.
After debate, it was agreed that the draft report on the Canadian Food
Inspection Agency's User Fee Proposal respecting overtime fees be adopted,
At 6:13 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.
Clerk of the Committee