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

Issue No. 38 - Minutes of Proceedings - April 19, 2018

OTTAWA, Thursday, April 19, 2018


The Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce met this day at 10:32 a.m., in room 9, Victoria Building, the chair, the Honourable Douglas Black, presiding.

Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Black (Alberta), Day, Maltais, Marwah, Ringuette, Stewart Olsen, Tannas, Tkachuk, Unger, Wallin and Wetston (11).

In attendance: Adriane Yong and Brett Stuckey, 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, January 30, 2018, the committee continued its examination of new and emerging issues for Canadian importers and exporters in North American and global markets. (For complete text of the order of reference, see proceedings of the committee, Issue No. 34).


Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers:

Tim McMillan, President and CEO.

Canadian Energy Pipeline Association:

Chris Bloomer, Chief Executive Officer.


Steve Douglas, Vice President, Investor Relations.

The chair made a statement.

Mr. McMillan, Mr. Bloomer and Mr. Douglas each made a statement and answered questions.

At 12:13 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.


Lynn Gordon
Clerk of the Committee