Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Banking, Trade and Commerce
Issue No. 30 - Evidence - December 7, 2017
OTTAWA, Thursday, December 7, 2017
The Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce met this day at 10:30 a.m., in room 9, Victoria
Building, the chair, the Honourable Douglas Black, presiding.
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Black, Dagenais, Downe, Marwah, Ringuette, Stewart
Olsen, Tannas, Tkachuk, Unger, Wallin and Wetston (11).
Other senators present: The Honourable Senators Massicotte and Omidvar (2).
In attendance: Adriane Yong, Analyst, 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 Thursday, November 23, 2017, the committee
continued its examination of Bill C-25, An Act to amend the Canada Business Corporations Act, the Canada
Cooperatives Act, the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act, and the Competition Act. (For complete text of the
order of reference, see proceedings of the committee, Issue No. 29.)
Wendy Cukier, Founder and Director.
Frédéric Duguay, Partner;
Susan Kushneryk, Partner.
Institute of Corporate Directors:
Matthew Fortier, Vice President, Policy.
The chair made a statement.
Ms. Cukier, Ms. Kushneryk, Mr. Duguay and Mr. Fortier each made a statement and answered questions.
At 12:06 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.