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Proceedings of the Standing Senate Committee on
Social Affairs, Science and Technology

First Session, Forty-second Parliament, 2015-16-17

Chair: The Honourable KELVIN KENNETH OGILVIE


Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Thursday, June 8, 2017

Issue No. 26

Second and third meetings:

Bill S-228, An Act to amend the Food and Drugs Act (prohibiting food and beverage marketing directed at children)

INCLUDING:
THE FOURTEENTH REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE
(The subject matter of those elements contained in Divisions 5, 9, 11, 13, 14 and 16 of Part 4 of Bill C-44, An Act to implement certain provisions of the budget tabled in Parliament on March 22, 2017 and other measures)


WITNESSES

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Centre for Health Science and Law:

Bill Jeffery, Director General.

As individuals:

Mary L'Abbe, Earle W. McHenry Professor and Chair, Department of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto;

Monique Potvin Kent, Assistant Professor, School of Epidemiology and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Childhood Obesity Foundation:

Dr. Tom Warshawski, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada:

Manuel Arango, Director, Health Policy and Advocacy.

Diabetes Canada:

Russell Williams, Vice President of Government Relations and Public Policy.


MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Honourable Kelvin Kenneth Ogilvie, Chair

The Honourable Art Eggleton, P.C., Deputy Chair

and

The Honourable Senators:

Cormier, Day, Dean, Frum, *Harder, P.C. (or Bellemare), Hartling, McPhedran, Mégie, Neufeld, Petitclerc, Raine, Seidman, *Smith (or Martin), Stewart Olsen

*Ex officio members

(Quorum 4)