Report of the committee

Thursday, April 7, 2022

The Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry has the honour to present its


Your committee, to which was referred Bill S-227, An Act to establish Food Day in Canada, has, in obedience to the order of reference of March 3, 2022, examined the said bill and now reports the same without amendment, but with certain observations, which are appended to this report.

Respectfully submitted,


Deputy Chair

Observations to the second report of the Standing Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry (Bill S-227)

Following the testimonies of Food Day Canada volunteers, the committee recognizes the need for an appropriate governance structure of the Food Day Canada brand. In addition, the committee would like to note the benefits such a structure would provide to further engage and support the Canadian agriculture and agri-food industry in the future. The committee would welcome an update on their progress when governance efforts are finalized.

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