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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on 
Foreign Affairs and International Trade

Issue No. 46 - Minutes of Proceedings - May 10, 2018

OTTAWA, Thursday, May 10, 2018


The Standing Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade met this day at 10:32 a.m., in room 160-S, Centre Block, the chair, the Honourable A. Raynell Andreychuk, presiding.

Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Andreychuk, Ataullahjan, Bovey, Cools, Cordy, Dawson, Eaton, Greene, Massicotte, Ngo and Saint-Germain (11).

In attendance: Natalie Mychajlyszyn and Nadia Faucher, Analysts, Parliamentary Information and Research Services, Library of Parliament.

Also present: The official reporters of the Senate.

Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, the committee continued its examination of the subject matter of those elements contained in Division 8 of Part 6 of Bill C-74, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on February 27, 2018 and other measures.


United Steelworkers:

Mark Rowlinson, Assistant to the National Director (by video conference).

Canadian Labour Congress:

Chris Roberts, Director, Social and Economic Policy.

The chair made a statement.

Mr. Rowlinson and Mr. Roberts made statements and answered questions.

At 11:07 a.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.


Marie-Eve Belzile
Clerk of the committee