Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Banking, Trade and Commerce

Issue No. 19 - Minutes of Proceedings - April 13, 2017

OTTAWA, Thursday, April 13, 2017


The Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce met this day at 10:31 a.m., in room 9, Victoria Building, the chair, the Honourable David Tkachuk, presiding.

Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Black, Campbell, Carignan, P.C., Day, Enverga, Greene, Marshall, Massicotte, Moncion, Ringuette, Smith, Tannas, Tkachuk, Wallin and Wetston (15).

In attendance: Michaël Lambert-Racine and Adriane Yong, Analysts, Parliamentary Information and Research Services, Library of Parliament; Mila Pavlovic, Communications Officer, Senate Communications Directorate.

Also present: The official reporters of the Senate.

Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Wednesday, January 27, 2016, the committee continued its study on the present state of the domestic and international financial system (For complete text of the order of reference, see proceedings of the committee, Issue No. 2.)


Bank of Canada:

Stephen S. Poloz, Governor;

Carolyn A. Wilkins, Senior Deputy Governor.

The chair made a statement.

Mr. Poloz made a statement and, together with Ms. Wilkins, answered questions.

At 12:06 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.


Lynn Gordon

Clerk of the Committee