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Information prior to the 40th Parliament is from notices of meetings. For the official record, please refer to the related minutes and transcripts.

There are limited electronic records available for the period prior to the 35th Parliament. For historical information, please contact: ctm@sen.parl.gc.ca or 1-800-267-7362

Date / Time Studies & Bills Location  Note
  • The subject in Subdivision J of Division 9 of Part 4, insofar as it relates to food, of Bill C-97, Budget Implementation Act, 2019
    • Frank Annau, Environment and Science Policy Advisor (Canadian Federation of Agriculture)
    • Kathleen Cooper, Senior Researcher (Canadian Environmental Law Association)
    • Jason Flint, Director General, Policy, Communications and Regulatory Affairs Directorate, Pest Management Regulatory Agency (Health Canada)
    • Jeff Nielsen, President (Grain Growers of Canada)
    • Dennis Prouse, Vice-President, Government Affairs (CropLife Canada)
Room B30, Senate of Canada Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Subject to Change]
  • Bill C-281, An Act to establish a National Local Food Day
    • Stuart Oke, Youth President (National Farmers Union)
    • Michael Smith, Chef and Owner, The Inn at Bay Fortune (As an Individual)
    • Wayne Stetski, M.P., Kootenay — Columbia, Sponsor of the bill (House of Commons)
    • Anita Stewart, Food Laureate, Ontario Agricultural College, University of Guelph (As an Individual)
    • Gisèle Yasmeen, Executive Director (Food Secure Canada)
    • Clause-by-clause consideration
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • The subject in Subdivision J of Division 9 of Part 4, insofar as it relates to food, of Bill C-97, Budget Implementation Act, 2019
    • Daniel Vielfaure, Director General (Bonduelle Americas)
    • Susan Abel, Vice-President Safety and Compliance (Food & Consumer Products of Canada)
    • Michael Burrows, Chief Executive Officer (Maple Lodge Farms)
    • Gordon Harrison, President (Canadian National Millers Association)
    • David K. Lee, Chief Regulatory Officer, Health Products and Food Branch (Health Canada)
    • Greg Loyst, Director General, Policy and Regulatory Strategies Directorate (Health Canada)
    • Kathleen Sullivan, President and Chief Executive Officer (Food and Beverage Canada)
    • Carla Ventin, Senior Vice-President, Government Relations (Food & Consumer Products of Canada)
Room B45, Senate of Canada Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • Bill Jeffery, Executive Director (Centre for Health Science and Law)
    • Sharon Kirkpatrick, Associate Professor, School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo (As an Individual)
    • Dr. Catherine Mah, Canada Research Chair in Promoting Healthy Populations and Associate Professor, Faculty of Health, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Elsie Azevedo Perry, Public Health Nutritionist, Health Promotion Division, Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit (As an Individual)
    • Heather Thomas, Public Health Dietitian, Middlesex-London Health Unit (As an Individual)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St.* [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • Examine and report on issues relating to agriculture and forestry generally
    • David Burton, Professor, Department of Plant, Food, and Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Dalhousie University (As an Individual)
    • Gabrielle Ferguson, Agronomist (As an Individual)
    • David A. Lobb, Professor, Landscape Ecology, Department of Soil Science, Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences, University of Manitoba (As an Individual)
    • Don Lobb, Farmer (As an Individual)
    • Cedric J. MacLeod, Executive Director (Canadian Forage and Grassland Association)
Room W120, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Diederik Beutener, Trade Commissioner (Embassy of Canada to the Kingdom of the Netherlands)
    • Maarten Schans, Senior Advisor Agri-Food (Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency)
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room W120, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Doug Band, Director General, Trade and Anti-dumping Programs Directorate (Canada Border Services Agency)
    • Fred Gaspar, Director General, Commercial Program Directorate (Canada Border Services Agency)
    • Iyana Goyette, Deputy Director, Trade-marks Branch, Canadian Intellectual Property Office (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Andrea Johnston, Assistant Deputy Minister, Innovation Canada (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Daniel Miller, Executive Director, International Programs Directorate, International Affairs Branch (Canadian Food Inspection Agency)
    • Mesmin Pierre, Director General, Trade-marks Branch, Canadian Intellectual Property Office (Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada)
    • Marco Valicenti, Director General, Sector Development and Analysis Directorate, Market and Industry Services Branch (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada)
    • Christopher Wilkie, Director General, Trade Sectors (Global Affairs Canada)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • Election of the deputy chair
  • Consideration of a draft agenda (future business)
Room B45, Senate of Canada Building [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
Partial In Camera
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Emily Haynes, Executive Director (Taste of Nova Scotia)
    • David Hughes, Emeritus Professor of Food Marketing, Imperial College London (As an Individual)
    • Michael Wolfson, Sector Development Officer, Economic Development & Culture (City of Toronto)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
  • Study on how the value-added food sector can be more competitive in global markets
    • Cindy Bell, Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development (Genome Canada)
    • Tim Heney, Chief Executive Officer, Thunder Bay Port Authority (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
    • Marc Lepage, President and Chief Executive Officer (Genome Canada)
    • Debbie Murray, Director, Policy and Regulatory Affairs (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
    • Wendy Zatylny, President (Association of Canadian Port Authorities)
Room W110, 1 Wellington St. [ParlVu Video] [Link to the notice of this meeting] [Link to the interim of this meeting]
* Please note meeting changes.
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