Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Issue No. 97 - Minutes of Proceedings - June 5, 2019
OTTAWA, Wednesday, June 5, 2019
The Standing Senate Committee on National Finance met this day at 2 p.m., in room 257, East Block, the chair, the
Honourable Percy Mockler, presiding.
Members of the committee present: The Honourable Senators Andreychuk, Boehm, Day, Deacon (Ontario),
Duncan, Eaton, Forest, Forest-Niesing, Klyne, Marshall, Mockler, Neufeld and Pratte (13).
In attendance: Alex Smith and Shaowei Pu, Analysts, Parliamentary Information and Research Service, Library of
Also present: The official reporters of the Senate.
Pursuant to the order of reference adopted by the Senate on Thursday, May 2, 2019, the committee continued its
consideration of the subject matter of all of Bill C-97, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in
Parliament on March 19, 2019 and other measures. (For complete text of the order of reference, see proceedings of the
committee, Issue No. 95.)
The Honourable Bill Morneau, P.C., M.P., Minister of Finance.
Department of Finance Canada:
Brian Ernewein, Assistant Deputy Minister, Tax Legislation, Tax Policy Branch.
The chair made a statement.
The Minister made a statement and, together with Mr. Ernewein, answered questions.
At 3:04 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the chair.